Sports for Life: 100 Saudi women support cancer patients with community event
100 Saudi women have participated in a social initiative to support cancer patients under the slogan “Sports for Life” aimed at spreading awareness about cancer and ways to combat it.
The initiative is led by an American sports instructor, Tracy Aldreian, who became a Saudi national by marriage, said always had the idea of wanting to support women patients with breast cancer and those who recovered from the illness.
“We are here at Sports for Life event, which is being held as part of the Community Sports Initiative, the concept of playing sports for life is translated through these Saudi young women who have opted to participate to improve their physical fitness, as well as networking and volunteering.”
Young women participating in the event agreed that sport contributes to the care and support of cancer patients in Saudi Arabia.
It aims not only to raise awareness and fun among women, but also to spread healthy concepts about the quality of life.