Aspire Zone Foundation is to launch a new community sports event to add to its yearlong programme of activities. The Aspire Tennis Cup 2016 is a community tennis tournament that will take place in March 2016 at the Aspire Zone tennis courts by the Ladies’ Club.
The tournament is open to male tennis players, aged 18 years and over. It will take place on two consecutive weekends in March 2016, including the weekend of March 11-12 and March 18-19. Matches will be played between 4:00PM and 8:00PM during each competition day. The competition will be split into two main categories including 12 teams of doubles for contestants aged 18-39 years old, and 12 teams of singles for contestants aged 40 years old and above.
Registration for the tournament is available at www.lifeinaspire.qa, and costs 100 Qatari Riyals. There are a total of 36 places available to compete in the tournament.
Commenting on the tournament, Mr. Abdullah Al Khater, Events Manager at Aspire Zone Foundation, said: “We are delighted to host the Aspire Tennis Cup as a new community sports tournament that contributes to Aspire Zone Foundation’s ongoing promotion of a sports culture within the local community and efforts to encourage people to adopt healthy and active lifestyles. We hope through this tournament to engage the local tennis community and to benefit them by giving them access to our world-class facilities and venues, and dedicated staff. We encourage all tennis-enthusiasts to register for the tournament, and wish the best of luck to all participants”.
Aspire Zone Foundation organises a number of community events and activities throughout the year. By providing community members with access to its state-of-the-art venues and facilities, Aspire Zone Foundation looks to provide them with the opportunity to practice their favourite sport and physical activities. It is through programmes and activities such as these that Aspire Zone has become the preferred sports destination for the entire community.
All sports enthusiasts and members of the community interested in learning about Aspire Zone’s ongoing sports activities can find full details through the “Life in Aspire” mobile app, www.aspirezone.qa – or any of the Aspire Zone Foundation’s various social media channels.
About Aspire Zone Foundation:
Aspire Zone has grown significantly since its inception as an international sport destination in 2003. The official umbrella, the “Aspire Zone Foundation” (AZF), was established by Emiri decree on 1 January 2008.
The goal of Aspire Zone Foundation is to develop sports champions, promote healthy lifestyle and galvanize the sports economy. All member organizations of AZF have their individual role to play in realizing the AZF Mission. The Aspire Zone umbrella brand currently comprises three strategic member organizations.
Integrated below the strategic members, which are specialized in businesses focusing on various fields such as venues and events management, hospitality, sports education, sports medicine, communication or commerce.
All businesses have been integrated to serve, enhance or perfect AZF in its development to become the worldwide reference in sports excellence.
Aspire Academy established in September 2004 and has developed into one of the world leading elite sport institutes.
Aspetar, the first advanced sports medicine hospital of its kind in the Gulf region and one of the leading in the world commenced its operations in 2007. It has meanwhile achieved a pioneering international reputation and is recognized as a FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence.
Aspire Logistics is the backbone and custodian of Aspire Zone venues. It manages all venues, as well as international sports events and conferences.