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Why this intense tournament is one of the best in the world

Why this intense tournament is one of the best in the world

Fighters from different parts of the world will go head to head in Abu Dhabi as a prestigious international jiu-jitsu tournament returns. The Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World Tour Season 4 will bring martial arts specialists from across four …

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These homegrown athletes are the latest toast of the town

These homegrown athletes are the latest toast of the town

Athletes from the UAE have shown that they pull no punches when it comes to martial arts by ranking first place in a recent international jiu-jitsu competition held in Abu Dhabi. The annual World Youth Jiu-Jitsu Championship is a key …

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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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It’s time to have an amazing weekend

It’s time to have an amazing weekend

It’s the weekend, so forget work and that to-do list because it’s time to have some fun. Don’t succumb to the January blues or waste a weekend away indoors – get up and get out to see what’s going on in …

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These lucky youngsters trained with a gold medallist

These lucky youngsters trained with a gold medallist

As part of national health insurance company Daman’s ActiveLife initiative, British Olympic gold medallist and youth fitness advocate Dame Kelly Holmes recently came to Abu Dhabi to run an exclusive training session with young Abu Dhabi World competition winners. Kelly spoke with …

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Why Taste of Abu Dhabi is the ultimate foodie paradise

Why Taste of Abu Dhabi is the ultimate foodie paradise

  An explosion of flavours is coming as the city’s premier foodie event returns Food, drinks and entertainment come together as the capital welcomes back one of its biggest annual festivals. Now in its fourth serving, Taste of Abu Dhabi …

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Is this year’s tennis championship line-up the best ever?

Is this year’s tennis championship line-up the best ever?

The last two competitors for the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) have been announced. Twelve-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic and three-time Grand Slam winner Stan Wawrinka will join world number one Rafael Nadal, Pablo Carreño Busta, Dominic Thiem and …

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This amazing world event inspires youth for the future

This amazing world event inspires youth for the future

An international skills competition could be the inspiration for young people in the UAE to develop the necessary skills for jobs of the future Many of the jobs of tomorrow don’t yet exist today and as the world continues to …

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Find out how to dive in to an amazing community sports event

Find out how to dive in to an amazing community sports event

It’s almost time to take the plunge as Abu Dhabi Swimming Festival returns next month. Taking place on 11th March, the event, sponsored by Daman’s Activelife, will take place alongside the Abu Dhabi leg of the FINA 10km Marathon Swimming …

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