Dubai, 9 May 2023 – The General Assembly Meeting of Asian University Sports Federation (AUSF) has unanimously approved Qatar Collegiates Sports Federation (QCSF) as a member no (41) to join the AUSF family during its GA meeting that runs from 6th to 9th May, UAE’s city of Dubai.
The meeting is attended by H.E Asian University Sports Federation President, Mr. XUE Yanging, representatives of 41 member countries including QCSF as a new member, international monitors , guests from International University Sports Federation (FISU), European University Sports Association and Oceania University Sports Association. Qatar is represented in the meeting by the QCSF Secretary General, Mr. Rashid Saed Mohammed.
Over three days, the AUSF General Assembly meeting will discuss top vital topics that can help University Sports and activities to develop and become sustainable. In the closing meeting on Monday, General Assembly members will elect the AUSF President, the Secretary General, Treasurer among 13 members of AUSF Executive Committee.
Most notably, the QCSF now gets AUSF membership after being approved to Arab University Sports Federation membership and sooner is expected to join FISU membership in November.
The QCSF Secretary General, Mr. Rashid Saed Mohammed has congratulated H.E the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) President, Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani on this promising achievement and appreciated his immense help that made the QCSF’s initiative became true.
“ We are truly happy to join AUSF membership in a promising move that will take Qatar Collegiates Sports to new heights and be integral part of continental sports activities, we hopefully to take further step to join International University Sports Federation (FISU)” said Mr. Adiba.
“ This new membership copes to our message to build up high education institutions that having a center stage role in the sports at both regional and global levels” added Mr. Adiba.