Launched to coincide with the Year of Tolerance, the first ever Dubai Corporate Sports Championship, in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council, will be held on the weekend of February 22-23 at the state-of-the-art Swiss International Scientific School, with stunning views of Downtown and the Burj Khalifa.
It’s the perfect way to get your staff fit and focused while bringing them together in 18 different sports and activities for men and women. Over two thrilling days of fun and friendly sporting competition, companies from all over the UAE will join together in sports including football, cricket, basketball, track & field, beach volleyball and golf, at the nearby Dubai Creek Golf Club.
There’s also a chance to hit the water with swimming and water challenge events in the SISS’s stunning Olympic size pool plus racquet sports like tennis, paddle tennis and table tennis. For those with an adventurous spirit there’s mountain climbing and for the real office heroes the Dubai’s official Corporate Sports Championship even includes foosball. Participants can also pull together with the four-way Tug of War, adding another dimension to an old challenge.
The registration package entitles participants to complimentary healthy food and beverages throughout the weekend and entry to the Entertainment Village, offering a packed programme of fun activities for family and friends, making it a great family day out.
The Dubai Corporate Sports Championship is also a much sought-after networking opportunity, giving you the chance to rub shoulders with executives from across the UAE.
Companies will also have the chance to win both team and individual awards totalling more than AED300,000, not to mention attend a glittering welcome gala dinner and reception plus a spectacular closing awards ceremony. “The Corporate Sports Championship is set to revolutionise corporate wellness in the UAE,” said Mohammed Husary, Founder and CEO of Corporate Sports. “With no less than 18 sports and team-building activities, as well as our Wellness Seminar programme and Family Entertainment Village there is literally something for everyone.”
“It is fitting we are launching the Corporate Sports Championship in the Year of Tolerance, as the weekend will bring companies, executives, employees and families together in unison at the ultimate sports day. The Corporate Sports Championship is tolerance in action.”
To register go to www.corporatesports.ae or call 4 256 7577.
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Runners will be back on track for the 2019 Skechers Performance Run taking place at the Hamdan Sports Complex.
The event is open to all ages and all abilities as organisers aim to boost the number of participants from the 200 who have taken part thus far in the series. Events are aimed at facilitating and tracking runners’ progress over the course of three events. Runners can compete in three varying distances at the Skechers Performance Run – the 2.5km family run and the 5km & 10km runs.
Entry prices start at AED100 per person, which includes a post-event celebratory breakfast and an awards ceremony where everyone will receive prizes for taking part. The Skechers Performance Run will also have a dedicated Race Village facility offering a range of entertainment and leisure activities for race participants, friends and families. All finishers will receive a Skechers Performance T-shirt and medal. Race packs on the day are available at the venue from 5am to 6am.
Founded in 1992 by Robert Greenberg, the man behind the launch of LA Gear in the late 1970s, Skechers is now one of the biggest footwear brands in the world.
The Skechers Run is now a global event with runners participating in events in the UAE, India and the Philippines. The non-timed run takes place in Dubai Friday, February 8th, register online log on to www.hopasports.com