La Mer in Jumeirah 1 has little in comparison with other destinations in the UAE. Water features inspired by breaking waves sit alongside walkways bedecked by towering palm trees and marram grass verges.
The Emirati clocked a timing of 51:50 seconds in the third round of the competition. The event had nine rounds in total where 70 swimmers were in action. The top 16 advanced to the semi-finals while the best eight managed to find their way to the final, which will take place on Wednesday.
The fastest female swimmer in Egypt and Africa, and butterfly and freestyle specialist, Farida is set to return to the water in her first competitive championships since the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Terry Fox Run headlines a busy weekend of sports events in Dubai, with more than a dozen events taking place across the Emirate, from Expo 2020 Dubai to Hamdan Sports Complex.
The TCCF Swimming Championship was held under the patronage of Sheikh Abdullah Bin Hamad Bin Saif Al Sharqi, President of the Asian and UAE Bodybuilding Federations.
A modified lifestyle that includes cycling and swimming shall keep the knees healthy, according to a consultant orthopaedic surgeon with over 36 years of experience in knee replacement procedures.
McKeon, who powered home in the 50m butterfly, has now won four golds in Birmingham and has more than any other athlete in Commonwealth Games history.
The UAE Swimming Federation has announced the joining of a new group of swimmers representing the UAE national team in the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), which will be held from December 16-21 at the Etihad Arena on Yas Island.
The 21-year-old is among over 1,100 athletes who are competing at the Yas Island’s Etihad Arena this week. It is an opportunity Alaa had never dreamed was possible when he left Syria in 2015.
This week, over 1,100 athletes representing over 180 national federations from across the globe will be competing at Yas Island, in an exhilarating competition that is expected to be watched by more than thousands of spectators inside the venue and millions worldwide.