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Why is it important for kids get fit? We ask this amazing teen

Why is it important for kids get fit? We ask this amazing teen

With 13 wins under her belt at just 13 years old, Pauline ‘race machine’ De Groof is a young force to be reckoned with in triathlons across the UAE. We sit down with the teen to talk about her involvement …

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This amazing Olympian is a champion in and out of the pool

This amazing Olympian is a champion in and out of the pool

Follow in Michael Phelps’ wake and get involved Michael Phelps joined forces with Special Olympics to raise awareness and change attitudes toward people with intellectual disabilities and he wants you to get involved too. Phelps has been involved with the …

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Why your child’s first years of learning are crucial

Why your child’s first years of learning are crucial

How important are your child’s first years of education to their future? Nursery, foundation stage, preschool, reception, kindergarten – no matter what you call it, there’s no doubt that your child’s first step into the world of education is an …

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Golf ace lends support to the Special Olympics

Golf ace lends support to the Special Olympics

A former Falcon trophy-winning golfer recently helped to raise awareness about and promote the upcoming Special Olympics IX MENA Games in Abu Dhabi. Spanish golfer Pablo Larrazabal teamed up with Zimbabwean Special Olympics gold medal-winning athlete Munyaradzi Musariri for the Pro-Am …

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Why this is good news for aspiring cricket players

Why this is good news for aspiring cricket players

Young cricket fans will get the chance to polish their game with help from experienced mentors. Announcing the opening of its second term, the Zayed Cricket Academy (ZCA) is calling on boys and girls, aged between four and 18, to …

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Have you seen this art hub’s amazing new look?

Have you seen this art hub’s amazing new look?

After a recent renovation, Manarat Al Saadiyat is aiming to become the place to be for creative minds in the capital to express themselves  Since opening up in the heart of Saadiyat Island’s Cultural District, years before Louvre Abu Dhabi …

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Find out how this company will support an important cause

Find out how this company will support an important cause

An international retail group is doing its part to raise awareness of people of determination with a landmark partnership. LuLu Group International has joined forces as an official sponsor of the Special Olympics World Summer Games, due to be held …

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This super mum wants to inspire you to get fit

This super mum wants to inspire you to get fit

We sit down with Toni Metcalfe, mum, long-distance runner and all-round tough cookie, to talk pushing through the pain and inspiring others as she prepares for the 7 Emirates Run Toni Metcalfe isn’t your average ultramarathoner. After gaining weight, the …

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The fittest people in the city have been named

The fittest people in the city have been named

A well-deserved Thailand getaway plus AED 10,000 cash – these cool prizes were given away to the winners of the Get Driver Fit series sponsored by Flash Entertainment and national health insurance company Daman.   The free seven-week fitness initiative …

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Could you help this sporting event in the capital?

Could you help this sporting event in the capital?

A global sporting competition being held in Abu Dhabi is searching for volunteers to help run the event. The Special Olympics Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Games 2018 has opened applications to find up to 3,000 people to help …

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