New UAE Fitness Events For 2014

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 Need an excuse to get off the couch? What about signing up for one of these new fitness events in 2014?



31 JANUARY 2014

Want a race to remember? Then line up with fellow runners on the starting grid at Yas Marina Grand Prix Circuit and get ready to score your own lap record in the Zayed Charity Marathon. This 10km and 5km race not only promises exceptional scenery for the runners, but exceptional cash prizes for each of the top three runners in each category. If you don’t win, don’t worry, you still enjoy your moment in the sun and the entertainment at the Athlete’s Village.

SWEAT IT! Yas Marina Circuit from 4pm. Entry Dhs100. See for details.




Gym giant Fitness First is throwing open its doors and is letting visitors take part in a full day of fitness classes. Whether you’re in the mood for relaxing yoga for its calorie-burning TUFF class, you will have a host of classes to choose from. Visitors will also get the chance to take an exclusive look at DISQ – the latest fitness gadget to add resistance to your workout.

SWEAT IT! Fitness First Meadows Club from 7am to 6.30pm. Free admission. For more information visit



21 FEBRUARY 2014

This celebration of cycling is launching with not one, but six events. This dash through the desert includes 100km time trial challenge for speed addicts and 160km for long-distance fans. The track, which connects the Dubai Camel Track and The Dubai Cycling Course is designed to provide cyclists with the safest of environments. Kids will also have the chance to live out their Tour Du France moment and take part in the 2km and 5km events.

SWEAT IT! The Dubai Sevens Stadium. To claim your place log onto


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