“We are incredibly proud to witness the formation of the first UAE women’s continental team. It is an important moment in the sport’s development in the UAE and a unique opportunity to support the growth of our great sport across the nation..."
In a new and modern era of inclusivity for the sport, the Emirati squad will emulate fellow World Tour teams Trek-Segafredo, Jumbo-Visma and Movistar in having a successful women’s team alongside their men’s team.
The project provides suitable alternatives to encourage residents to practice cycling. The track extends for a length of 20 km in the first phase, and 30 km in the second phase, and has more than 70,000 trees.
Dubai is renowned for its high-tech infrastructure, towering skyscrapers, and opulent vehicles (“90% construction of cycling tracks completed in 2 years,” Sept.18, Gulf Today website). However, upon delving deeper into Dubai’s essence, one discovers that it offers far more than meets the eye. While vehicles
For Pogacar, this is his second stage win in this Tour de France, and tomorrow he will step on the second spot on the final podium, also wearing the white jersey for the best young rider.
The event witnessed a huge turnout of participants of different technical and physical levels. The Liwa intermediate course is just 70km in distance with the long course measuring approximately 95km.
Slovenian cyclist Tadej Pogacar has won Stage 7, the Mubadala Stage, 148km from Al Ain to Jebel Hafeet, ahead of Yates and Bilbao.
Lotto rider Van Gils, 22, sealed victory after winning Friday's fourth stage, finishing 20th on the final day after the 138km run which suited the sprinters.
A powerful bunch was still together as the 181-kilometre fourth stage slogged up Jebel Jais, the highest point in the Emirates.