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  • Keep calm and play on!

    With the mantra ‘train like you must win and play like you can’t lose’ Danube Group bold and beautiful ladies are all set for the Global Goals World Cup UAE (GGWCup UAE) — the first women’s only global football tournament in the Middle East supporting the United Nations’ 17 Global Goals. The tournament is all set to take place on19th January at Sustainable City. The brand ambassadors for the tournaments are passionate artist and philanthropist Dr. Sana Sajan, Bollywood heartthrob John Abraham and Game of Thrones cast Nikolaj Coster-Waldau.

  • Kia hands over vehicle fleet for Australian Open 2019

    Kia Motors Corporation has supplied a fleet of vehicles for the Australian Open 2019, marking the 18th consecutive year of Kia’s role as the major sponsor for the Grand Slam of the Asia-Pacific. 

  • Kintsugi Yoga Studio – Dubai’s newest home for yoga, meditation and mindfulness is now open

    The soft opening event of Kintsugi Yoga Studio in Aspect Tower, Business Bay saw around 200 health loving guests enjoying the brand-new yoga space and interacting with the yoga teachers of the studio. They also enjoyed the Origami workshop organised by the studio, had delicious Japanese themed vegan bites and yummy home-made Japanese tea. Everyone loved the guided meditation experience in the “Zen” Salt room. The guests included yoga teachers, spiritual masters, health ambassadors, trainers, fitness influencers, martial artistes and Yogis. 

  • KRIS FADE SET TO MAKE AN APPEARANCE FOR THE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS IN THEIR UPCOMING “AMAZING FEATS OF BASKETBALL” WORLD TOUR

    Virgin Radio personality Kris Fade is set to make a cameo appearance for the Harlem Globetrotters at the du Forum, Yas Island, next month, as part of their upcoming 2018 Amazing Feats of Basketball World Tour.

  • Laguna Lang Co hosts the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final 2018

    Laguna Lăng Cô, the “Best Golf Resort in Vietnam 2017” by Golf Digest, will be hosting the 12th Faldo Series Asia Grand Final following the success of last year’s event. The five-day event will feature practice rounds, golf clinics hosted by Sir Nick Faldo and three competition rounds. The winner will be presented with the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final trophy during the gala dinner, held next to the golf club at the Angsana Lang Co beach resort. The official tournament will start on the 1st of March with the final round on Saturday March 3rd, 2018.  The participation of more than 90 of Asia’s leading young golfers, in addition to winners from the 2017 Faldo Series Europe Grand Final will make for some truly exciting competition.

  • LAGUNA WATERPARK TO HOST THE WORLD’S LARGEST SWIMMING LESSON ON 21ST JUNE

    Laguna Waterpark at La Mer is excited to be one of the worldwide locations to host the record-breaking World’s Largest Swimming Lesson on 21st June, taking place from 6.00pm-6.30pm.

  • Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series Headlines Dubai Autodrome National Race Day Weekend

    Five separate racing series kick-off at the Dubai Autodrome by Union Properties on 15 and 16 February, as the ‘home of UAE motorsports’ opens its gates for Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East Race this weekend.

  • Last Chance To Register For This Year’s Color Run Presented By Daman

    Calling all superheroes and fun enthusiasts! Get ready to enter a realm where nothing is impossible and you are unstoppable when The Color Run Hero Tour will be flying your way on Saturday!

  • LAST CHANCE TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF DISCOUNTS FOR #ABUDHABIGP TICKETS

    UAE residents and international travellers are being urged to purchase their 2016 FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX tickets within the 20 per cent discount period which runs until Sunday 31st July.  

  • Leading companies discuss cross-sector partnership to drive business innovation

    Three leading companies in the sectors of sport, aviation and technology discussed their knowledge-sharing partnership that has spurred business innovation and given them a competitive edge.

  • LEWIS HAMILTON BRINGS JOY TO YOUNG FAN AT 2016 FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX

    Eight-year-old Nathan Ampofo-Anim got more than he could have ever dreamed of while in Abu Dhabi for a Formula 1® trip-of-a-lifetime when he met his racing driver hero Lewis Hamilton, courtesy of Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), Etihad Airways, Yas Marina Circuit and Starlight Children’s Foundation.

  • Lewis Hamilton visits the Gramercy Gastro Pub in DIFC

    Lewis Hamilton made a visit to the Gramercy in the Dubai International Financial Centre for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton made a beeline to the Gramercy to spend time with his fans and well-wishers. Attending the Gramercy, Lewis Hamilton charmed the audiences with an impromptu exchange.

  • Lexus shines at 2018 AUTOBACS SUPER GT500 Series with a one-two finish in Round 5

    Lexus has taken its remarkable performance in the 2018 AUTOBACS SUPER GT500 Series to a new level, with Kazuki Nakajima and Yuhi Sekiguchi clinching victory at the wheel of the No. 36 LC 500 au TOM’S in the fifth round of the season. Held recently at Fuji Speedway in Shizuoka Prefecture, the closely fought 500-mile contest also saw the No. 1 LC 500 KeePer TOM’S speed to a podium finish, as Ryo Hirakawa and Nick Cassidy emerged as the second fastest team in the GT500 class race.

  • Lexus sweeps the board in fourth round of 2018 AUTOBACS SUPER GT 500 series

    Lexus powered to an overwhelming victory in the GT500 class race in the fourth round of the 2018 AUTOBACS SUPER GT series held recently at the Chang International Circuit in Thailand, taking the first four places in the race. The No. 39 Lexus LC 500 DENSO KOBELCO SARD driven by Heikki Kovalainen and Kamui Kobayashi, claimed its first win of the season, which also gave Kobayashi his first-ever GT500 win.

  • Lexus sweeps two podium finishes at round two of 2018 AUTOBACS SUPER GT 500 series

    Extending its stunning performance at the 2018 AUTOBACS SUPER GT 500 series, Lexus claimed two podium finishes in the second round of the GT500 class held recently at Fuji Speedway. The No. 39 Lexus LC 500 DENSO KOBELCO SARD, co-piloted by Heikki Kovalainen and Sho Tsuboi, finished second, while the No. 38 Lexus LC 500 ZENT CERUMO, driven by Yuji Tachikawa and Hiroaki Ishiura, scored third place in the closely-fought 500-km race.

  • Little Gladiators prepare to battle obesity at UAE’s first kids’ gym

    The first kid’s fitness centre, Little Gladiators, has opened its doors to help the UAE wage battle with its childhood obesity epidemic. Located at the Golden Mile Galleria Mall, on Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, Little Gladiators is the first of three fitness centres, exclusively for children, planned for the emirate.

  • Live the High Life at Formula 1™ with Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi’s Ultimate Bucket List Experience

    With fast cars, high fashion, super yachts and plenty of bubbly, the 2016 Formula 1™ Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is the perfect excuse to pull out all the stops. This November, Yas Viceroy is offering the ‘Ultimate Bucket List Experience’, allowing the jet setters and glitterati to indulge in a four-day foray into a deluxe front-row experience complete with fine dining, star-studded concerts and racing drama, all set in luxurious surroundings. Priced at AED 120,000, get the black card ready for an unforgettable weekend of high-octane celebrations.

  • Looking for inspiration to keep moving? Nike’s got you covered – anytime, anywhere!

    Ramadan brings about a change in many people’s schedule, be it at work or on the track. But that doesn’t mean you have to forgo your favorite running route – all you need is a little push.

  • Losberger De Boer wins build contract for Riyadh City Race Circuit

    Losberger De Boer wins build contract for Riyadh City Race Circuit

    Global mega-sporting events specialist Losberger De Boer has secured the temporary structure build contract for the upcoming electric Grand Prix set to make its debut in Riyadh.

    The Saudi Arabian capital will host the opening round of season five of the global race calendar in December 2018, which is expected to attract international visitors to the city under the country’s new major-event online visa scheme.

  • Mahra and Zedan Polo Teams Will Compete at the Hildon Cup Final 2019

    It was an action-packed Monday as the Subsidiary semifinals saw four teams compete at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club. Abu Dhabi Polo played against Mahra Polo and Zedan Polo against Dubai Wolves