TRENDS and Al Jazira Sports Club emphasize the Significance of scientific research in supporting sports The two sides discussed aspects of cooperation in areas of common interest
A delegation from TRENDS Research
and Advisory paid a visit to Al Jazeera Sports Club of Abu Dhabi and reviewed
aspects of cooperation in areas of common interest. The two sides stressed the significance
of scientific research in promoting sports activities, which represent a global
language of spreading a culture of peace, coexistence and tolerance.
The TRENDS delegation was headed
by Dr. Mohammed Abdullah Al-Ali, CEO of TRENDS Research and Advisory, while
Aljazeera Club side was represented by Ali Yousef Al Hammadi, Aljazeera Club
Group Chief Executive Officer and a number of senior officials from both sides.
The discussion covered the significance
of scientific research in envisioning the future of the sports sector. This
sector has its own experts and professional analysts who have immense
experience that enables them to deliver accurate research work. They also use innovative
methods for dealing with emerging issues of this athletic sector. This is in
addition to the pivotal role of electronic opinion polls and field surveys in
exploring the opinions of the clubs’ fans and their satisfaction with their
sports team’s performance. Opinion polls are an effective indicator in
developing the performance of sports teams.
Dr. Mohammed Abdullah Al-Ali, CEO
of TRENDS Research and Advisory, said that scientific research plays a major
role in the development of sports. Research is a systematic means of exploring and
foreseeing the prospects of phenomena, follow trends and solve problems. Scientific
research is of great significance in achieving progress at all levels, through
the establishment of standards that provide solutions for problems facing any
field, including the sports sector.
The CEO of TRENDS Center indicated
that scientific research is a reliable source of knowledge. It explores facts
that may benefit the sports sector and the athletes themselves and help them overcome
some of the training or coaching problems. Also, Research can solve the
problems that hinder the progress of the sports sector. It can develop the
performance level and the potential for assessing future levels of performance.
Dr. Al-Ali stressed the significance of scientific research in feeding
the community with accurate sports information. They can also be acquainted
with the current reality of the sports sector and access the right information
and data for planning sports training. This can be done by assessing the faults
and correcting them.
Ali Yousef Al Hammadi, CEO of Al
Jazira Club Group, praised the research and knowledge efforts delivered by
TRENDS Center and its global strategy which supports the sports sector. He said
that scientific research is an essential tool in the development of the
football sector and sports clubs in general. This due to the fact that the
methodology of research, laboratory and field experiments, case studies and
surveys can help identify problems and address them in a quick and accurate
manner. The output shall be based on solid scientific foundations.
Al Hammadi stressed that sports
must rely on scientific research and make it its main tool to deliver creative and
innovative solutions. New data in the sports field has to reconsider many contemporary
issues. It should rely on sound research methodologies, which can identify difficulties
and manage them with diverse and meaningful tools of analysis.