5 teams win Dh2.8 million total in Gov Games in Dubai

during Gov Games 2024 in Dubai
During the finals on Sunday at Dubai Festival City
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Dubai: The fifth and the largest edition of the Gov Games to date concluded yesterday at Dubai Festival City, with five teams winning a total prize pool of Dh2.8 million.

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Congratulating the winners, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, praised the high level of competitiveness displayed across all categories. “The teams embodied the competition’s ethos of fostering a positive community impact by promoting a healthy lifestyle. They demonstrated fitness, cooperation and a commitment to excellence,” Sheikh Hamdan said.

•F3, the ‘Juniors Gov Games’ champion
•Emirates Schools Establishment, the ‘Battle of the Government’ women’s champion
•General Directorate of Civil Defence – Dubai, the ‘Battle of the Government’ men’s champion
•NAS, the ‘Battle of the Community’ champion
•Copenhagen, the ‘Battle of the Cities’ champion

Opening the Junior Gov Games yesterday, Sheikh Hamdan said the substantial participation of teams from around the world in the largest edition of the Gov Games underscores the event’s global reach. This broad participation inspires participants to improve their readiness and uphold leadership qualities, mirroring the spirit of Dubai and its steadfast commitment to excellence, he noted.