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Dubai sports activities get a flying start

26 Jun 2020

Dubai sports activities get a flying start

Gulf Today

Extensive participation was witnessed on the first day of the activities of Dubai Maritime Week, which is organized by Dubai International Marine Sports Club in cooperation with the Dubai Sports Council.

The three-day Dubai Water Sports Summer Week organised by the Club opened on Thursday evening with participants performing spectacular stunts on their Flyboards at Al Shurooq Beach in Jumeirah.

The Motosurf competition also provided some exciting action.

A visitor at the beach said, I am happy and excited to see the sport events are back on Dubai’s turf…”

Dubai Sports Council has been meeting with local and international sports federations, and event organisers to discuss organising of sports events in the coming months.

The Council has received official communication from a number of international sports federations, with request to host their events in Dubai as more and more host cities express their inability to host international sports events due to COVID-19 concerns.

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