XDubai Promotes the City as Adrenaline Capital

This one is for the sports fanatics
ByAriel Robinson Wednesday , 11 February 2015
XDubai Promotes the City as Adrenaline Capital

There is a lot to do in Dubai. From skiing indoors to skydiving, the fun never ends and if you’re an adrenaline junkie, then this might be for you.

XDubai, a recently launched sports campaign, is focusing on developing action sports in Dubai. Partnering with XDubai will be an array of sports offerings which go beyond the extreme like Skydive Dubai, Inflight Dubai and Jetman Dubai. To celebrate this momentous occasion, residents and tourists in the city will be able to spot a number of X sculptors across the city. Have you seen any?

The wakeboarding champion, Omeir Saeed, is the first Emirati to join the XDubai line of athletes. The 17 year old not only balances school but his wakeboarding which has taken him to the world stage.

“Dubai has consistently played host to a number of world-class sports events and we now want to develop that further. With XDubai, our vision is to make Dubai the global capital for action sports. With Emirati talent like Omeir Saeed joining our roster of athletes, we are committed to nurturing an action sports culture across the UAE and inspire the people who live here to participate and develop into future athletes,” said Ismael Al Hashmi, Managing Director of XDubai.

In 2015, XDubai will invest in creating facilities for sports fanatics to help develop their talent. Giving Dubai a new measure of exciting experiences will be a strong line-up of international events, bringing the enthusiasm of XDubai directly to fans.

The first of these events will be the Reebok Spartan Race on February 20th, a challenging 5km run with more than 15 obstacles.

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