First Saudi Women’s Sports Center Opened in Khobar

Saudi Arabia’s first women’s sports center has been opened in the eastern city of Alkhobar under a license issued by the Youth Welfare Presidency.

Hanaa Al-Zuhair, owner of the center, said the license allows women to take part in sports including karate. The center also runs weight loss programs and special activities for children.

In addition to karate, the center is set to offer yoga and weight loss programs.