The Saudi Arabia Maritime Sports Federation was established in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on 6th April 2008 (29/03/1429H) to form a solid organizational base for the Maritime Sports in Saudi Arabia.
Maritime Sports represent an important part of the Saudi Arabia rich heritage and remind the new generations of the time when the sea was one of the main factors that shaped the life style in the past. The influence of the sea was not limited only to the past but also it continues to do so at present and will do so in the future.
The SAMSF plays a big role in preparing the country's youth to face the challenges of continuing the development and progress. The SAMSF has a vision of to apply the newest technology in Maritime Sports and provide the best resources available in the global market to encourage Maritime Sports in Kingdom.
The objectives of the SAMSF are to promote Maritime sports to all age groups of Nationals, train Nationals to such a standard that they can compete in both National and International Events.