SHEIKHA MAITHA BINT MOHAMMED AL-MAKTOUM OF DUBAI

Maitha of Dubai Full name: Maitha bint Mohammed al-Maktoum
Title: Sheikha of Dubai (Her Royal Highness)
Born: United Arab Emirates, March 5th, 1980

Parents: Emir Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum of Dubai (1946/49) and a Morrocan lady
Stepmothers: Sheikha Hind, as well as Princess Haya bint Hussein of Jordan (1974)
(Half-) Brothers: Rashid (1981), Hamdan (1982), Maktoum (1984), Ahmed (1987), Majid (1987), Saeed (1988), Mansur, Marwan
(Half-) Sisters: Hassa (1980), Shamsa (1981, married), Manal, Latifa (1989, married), Maryam (1992), Sheikha (1992, married), Fatima (1994), Salamah (1999), Shamma (2002)

Further facts: She competed in taekwondo contests and won two gold, two silver and three bronze in the first Emirates international taekwondo championships in 2004. Is now concentrating on karate, winning the silver medal at the Asian Games in 2006. Won the Arab World's best female athlete award in March 2007.



Further information about her family: Links: Luxembourg