Category Archive: Sport

Mar 03

Challenge Dubai Triathlon Kicks Off with $300,000 in Prizes


The Challenge Dubai Triathlon kicked off on Friday February 27. The event was a part of the first round of the Triple Crown Championships with $300,000 in prize money up for grabs. The triathlon tour spanned 113km and included three competitions: running, swimming and cycling. More than 800 athletes were in Dubai to witness the …

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Aug 19

Obesity at Crisis Level in Dubai – New Report Shows

A startling new report on obesity in Dubai showed more than 60% of the population is now clinically obese. The report projected a tenfold increase in diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer as a result of the trend. But the issue extends beyond chronic disease. The projected medical expenses could place a massive budgetary burden on …

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