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Dubai Women's Run 2017 @ Marasi, Business Bay on 17th November 2017

Dubai Women’s Run 2017 @ Marasi, Business Bay on 17th November 2017 Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum – Chairman of the National Olympic Committee – the Dubai Women’s Run is the first such initiative in the Middle East celebrating the spirit of the Arab woman in the region. The event is organized by Plan B and supported by the UAE Athletics Federation and Dubai Sports Council. Embodying the never-say-die spirit of the woman of today, the event – over the years – has grown from strength to strength, attracting local, regional and…

Toscana Endurance Lifestyle 2017: San Rossore, Pisa 14th-16th July, 4th-6th August 2017

Toscana Endurance Lifestyle 2017: San Rossore, Pisa 14th-16th July, 4th-6th August 2017 PRESS RELEASE TOSCANA ENDURANCE LIFESTYLE BREAKS ENDURANCE PRIZE MONEY RECORDS ACROSS EUROPEAN UNION  Festival inspired by vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President & Prime Minister of the UAE & Ruler of Dubai sets new landmarks in entries and rider benefits The status of the Toscana Endurance Lifestyle continues to grow as the competition sweeps all existing records with respect to unprecedented entries and a record prize money fund that has increased, from the previously announced 500,000 euros to approximately double, by the Meydan…

Arrogate wins the Dubai World Cup 2017

Arrogate wins the Dubai World Cup 2017 After missing the start and falling far behind, American champion Arrogate (USA) unleashed one of the most spectacular performances in the 22-year history of the Dubai World Cup sponsored by Emirates Airline – and perhaps in all of racing worldwide – as he powered home to a two-and-a-quarter-length victory in front of a madly cheering crowd. “It goes to show you how great this horse is. He did that with all class. He’s the best I’ve ever seen in my life,” said an emotional trainer Bob Baffert, who gave up all hope when…

SIA, First UAE Concert @ Dubai World Cup on 25th March 2017

SIA, First UAE Concert @ Dubai World Cup on 25th March 2017 Australian hitmaker, Sia is to bring the curtain down on the 22nd running of the Dubai World Cup at Meydan Racecourse on Saturday March 25, 2017, with a 70-minute concert featuring her biggest hits. •        Date: Saturday March 25, 2017 •        Tickets start AED450 – store.meydan.ae The ‘Cheap Thrills’ and ‘Chandelier’ singer, who will be making her first appearance in the UAE, will take to the Apron Views concert stage at around 9.30pm following the 22nd running of the $10m Dubai World Cup. Access to the concert is exclusive…

2nd Round of Lamborghini Super Trofeo @ Dubai Autodrome on 16-18th Feb 2017 GDL made its debut in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East by claiming a victory in the first round at the Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit. GDL Racing moves from Abu Dhabi to Dubai as it will be taking part in the second out of the three double rounds of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East. After the brilliant success achieved last Saturday in Race 2 with 18-year-old Dutch Rik Breukers and newcomer Axcil Jefferies, 22 from Zimbawe, both fastest in the two qualifying sessions, the Gianluca…

Costantino Bertuzzi, the Italian driver for Lamborghini Super Trofeo ME

Costantino Bertuzzi, the Italian driver for Lamborghini Super Trofeo ME After having started the 2017 season with a stunning class victory at 24H Dubai, GDL Racing is set to face a new challenge lining up three Huracáns in the first out of the three Super Trofeo Middle East rounds scheduled for 9-11 February. GDL will support at Abu Dhabi the former F.1 Mimmo Schiattarella’s X One team, that will line up a car for Costantino Bertuzzi – four times Ferrari Challenge world champion and three times winner in the IMSA – who will share the wheel with Nigel Farmer, the Hong Kong’s…

Dubai World Cup 2017 @ Meydan Racecourse on 25th March 2017

Dubai World Cup 2017 @ Meydan Racecourse on 25th March 2017 Tickets available now: store.meydan.ae Saturday March 25, 2017 – Dubai’s biggest sporting and social event Arrogate, officially recognised as the world’s best racehorse of 2016, has been nominated for the Saturday March 25 Dubai World Cup, along with a host of other global stars of racing. The Bob Baffert-trained four-year-old, who was the runaway winner of the Pegasus World Cup, produced his star performance to date when beating the 2016 Dubai World Cup winner, California Chrome in the Breeders’ Cup Classic last year. Arrogate was crowned Longines World’s Best…