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It’s community that makes this event special

It’s community that makes this event special

With the Daman World Triathlon Abu Dhabi 2019 just around the corner, find out why it’s not all about the big names and how the community can get involved. On 8th and 9th March, Abu Dhabi will play host to …

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Why this massive sporting event is special

Why this massive sporting event is special

Abu Dhabi is preparing to host the Special Olympics World Games, a first for the region. Aside from being a significant sporting event, it’s a catalyst for creating a more inclusive society in the UAE. At a spectacular ceremony in …

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Can you handle this intense workout in the capital?

Can you handle this intense workout in the capital?

If you want to take your fitness up a notch, this cycling class is just the ticket A few years ago, I turned into what some people describe as a ‘gym bunny’, willingly signing myself up to torturous classes that …

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Pink Caravan is helping in the community

Pink Caravan is helping in the community

Pink Caravan has administered more than 16,000 mammograms and educated thousands more about breast cancer, but there’s still work to be done so they march on. According to the Abu Dhabi Department of Health, breast cancer is the most common …

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Find out how to get into running in the capital

Find out how to get into running in the capital

Helping people in the community to keep up with their fitness goals, House of Runners invites people of all abilities to lace up, meet new people and get into running. Online editor Colin Armstrong speaks with founder Ron George to …

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You need to check out these local sports stars

You need to check out these local sports stars

Plenty of athletes around the world are inspiring others with their feats of strength and endurance, but Abu Dhabi is home to its own sports personalities that are proving they have what it takes to make it on the global …

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You can hit the slopes with these amazing locations

You can hit the slopes with these amazing locations

Frosted forests, snow-capped mountains and a dose of après-ski – enjoy a winter break at these great skiing spots located close to home. While the UAE is known for making the impossible possible, there are still some things that we …

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Get on the road to running with these expert tips

Get on the road to running with these expert tips

It’s one of the most popular forms of exercise in the world but what do you need to know before you start putting one foot in front of the other? The sports companies make it look easy: Just get your …

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Why this new fitness class really packs a punch

Why this new fitness class really packs a punch

Features writer Camille Hogg gets the gloves on for a boxing-inspired fitness class that’s more about the fun than the fight!  What is it? Punch is a workout that combines strength, boxing and cardio. With a tagline that it’s ‘less …

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Here’s how to avoid that holiday weight gain

Here’s how to avoid that holiday weight gain

Don’t let the holidays wreak havoc on your waistline. Keep your fitness and healthy eating on track. We are all guilty of overindulging during the holidays – and who can blame us? A big part of the season involves eating …

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