All-female cycling race empowers Saudi women

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Sat, 2021-03-13 03:44

RIYADH: About 100 cyclists braved the windy weather on Friday to compete in a bicycle race for women hosted by the Saudi Cycling Federation (SCF) at Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University (PNU).

Sahar Al-Harbi, the SCF referee and race manager, told Arab News the event promoted sports spirit among Saudi women as winners received cash prizes and trophies.

“The race was an effective step towards empowering women to practice cycling,” said Princess Mashael bint Faisal bin Abdul Aziz, who is head of the SCF women’s committee.

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