Grand closing ceremony for Dubai Fitness Challenge planned

A day of events at Dubai Festival City include sunset yoga

The Dubai Fitness Challenge draws to a close next weekend (Saturday November 18), and in celebration of the 30 days of fitness Dubai Festival City is planning a grand closing ceremony.

There’s an action packed schedule with fitness demonstrations from top trainers, dragon boat racing and even sunset yoga on the Festival Bay Helipad.

The event kicks off at 1pm, so get down there in good time to enjoy all the event has to offer.

“This is the first ever Dubai Fitness Challenge Closing Ceremony and we are planning a spectacle to ensure this month ends in style,” says Tim Earnest, group director of Retail Malls, Leisure and Hospitality for Dubai Festival City.

“Dubai Festival City is a true lifestyle destination and we always look forward to hosting events such as these that promote a healthy, active and happy community. We cannot wait to reveal who will be joining us and the rest of the activities we have in store. Needless to say, this will be one to remember.”

The challenge kicked off on Friday October 30, when His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council for Dubai Government, launched the Dubai Fitness Challenge, aiming to make Dubai the most active city in the world.

There’s still time to get fit before the 30 days are up, check out to see events near you.

Closing ceremony: Fri Nov 17 1pm-9pm; Sat Nov 18 1pm-7pm. Dubai Festival City Mall,

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