UAE, Dubai, Wednesday February 5th, 2020: Dubai Duty Free have thrown their support behind the UAE Cycling Federation’s Inaugural Dubai Women’s Tour professional cycling event, coming on board as an Official Stage Sponsor.
As official sponsor of the 106-kilometre ‘Dubai Duty Free Stage Two’, Dubai Duty Free have further increased their commitment to supporting and promoting Women’s sport within the UAE and across the globe.
Noura Al Jasmi, UAE Cycling Federation Board Member and Tour Director said: “We are exceptionally pleased to welcome Dubai Duty Free to the Tour as an official Sponsor. Their foresight and belief in our commitment to making this tour a firm fixture on the UAE-sporting calendar and the UCI Women’s (Event) calendar is exceptionally encouraging.” “Dubai Duty Free have a long, well-regarded history with Women’s Sport – at an international, professional level – and through this partnership they show their keen interest in developing the local athlete, as, in our hosting of this event our own UAE Emirati Women’s team have the opportunity to test their levels and learn from riding alongside some of the best female cyclists in our sport today.”
Salah Tahlak, Executive Vice President - Corporate Services said: “It is very encouraging to see this top class cycling event in the UAE and we are delighted to be working with its governing body, the UAE Cycling Federation, to support its overall development. We hope that this program provides the perfect platform for women to develop, enhance and showcase their skills in cycling.”
The UCI Calendar Event, supported by the Dubai Sports Council, will be contested over four-stages commences on Monday February 17th and concludes Thursday February 20th 2020.