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These individuals are an inspiration to the nation

These individuals are an inspiration to the nation

Athletes with intellectual disabilities are being trained to officiate sporting events ahead of the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019. The first ever specialist programme of its kind in the region, the Special Olympics Officials Program for Athletes (SOOPA) …

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It’s go time for the Special Olympics MENA Games – here’s what you need to know

It’s go time for the Special Olympics MENA Games – here’s what you need to know

With less than a month to go until Abu Dhabi hosts the Special Olympics IX MENA Games 2018 here’s a quick rundown of what you need to know The countdown to the Special Olympics IX MENA Games 2018 is on …

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The capital will be an important destination for sport

The capital will be an important destination for sport

A new initiative is aiming to position Abu Dhabi as a global sports destination. The Sport in Abu Dhabi campaign calls on various bodies to promote the city as the ideal location for international athletes to train and compete. Abu …

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A special event comes to the capital in hope of inspiring unity

A special event comes to the capital in hope of inspiring unity

Abu Dhabi prepares to make history in a celebration of unity A ‘Unifed Arab Emirates’ – a nation built around tolerance and inclusion for everyone in society regardless of age, nationality, religion, gender or ability. This was the unanimous sentiment as …

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