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Huge UAE flag displayed at watersports fest

posted on 22/04/2012: 2179 views



National pride made a dramatic appearance at Al Gharbia Watersports Festival, where a local woman unveiled a hand-knit UAE flag measuring 5m by 2.4m and weighing 20kg.

"I've been doing handicrafts since I was 15 years old. Traditional handicrafts are part of our culture and heritage,” says Najla Hammadi, who grew up in the small town of Mirfa. "Visitors to the festival can experience this here at the traditional souk that showcases the work of ladies here in Al Gharbia, the Western Region.”

Al Gharbia Watersports Festival drew to a close on Saturday, after 10 days of competitive and recreational sporting events and cultural attractions.

It took Hammadi seven months to make the flag in honour of the UAE's 40th National Day last December. "I previously made a flag which was 4m long but with such a special National Day, I decided to beat my own record and really go for it and show my love for my country. I think it is good to find ingenious ways to support your nation — it's good to put Al Gharbia on the map.”

Al Gharbia Watersports Festival manager Obaid Khalfan Al Mazroui praised Hammadi's patriotic display. "We are so grateful that Najla shared her extraordinary flag. We are always so delighted to witness the spirit of the union so alive in those that live in Al Gharbia. This region has so much to offer, which is ultimately why the Western Region Development Council (WRDC) remains so committed to supporting its development and success in the years ahead.”

The WRDC which hosts the festival, works to improve social development, education, healthcare and infrastructure in Al Gharbia. The organisation also promotes the region as a tourist destination. – Khaleej Times

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