YAS FAMILY FITNESS FESTIVAL TAKES PLACE FROM 9AM TO 5PM
THIS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
26th-27th January 2018
22 January 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE – Grab your gym gear and fill your water bottles for the first family fitness festival at Gateway Park South, Yas Island this weekend with a full schedule of FREE health, nutrition and physical activities on offer from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm each day.
There will be fun for all the family with non-stop Les Mills fitness classes including Zumba, Body Attack and Body Pump and kids can get active at the My GYM UAE Kids Zone with a fully-fledged kids’ gym, kids’ Zumba and gymnastics. You can workout in the 800 Outdoor gym throughout the day, try out Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai and boxing classes, put your agility to the test with the UAE’s largest obstacle course or for the ultimate challenge test your strength in the strongman truck pulling competition with Primal Gym.
You’ll also get the chance to meet the official Yas FamilyFitness Festival Ambassadors including World Record holder Eva Clarke, World Cup footballer and Head Coach at the UAE FA Omar Al-Duri, and Fitness mum and creator of JumpFitDubai Jennifer Chalouhi who will be sharing their top tips on health and fitness.
When your workout is completed head to the Slim & Lite and Souq Planet Healthy Cooking School where the whole family can participate in fun cooking challenges; with quick, healthy, nutritious meal lessons on offer and expert nutritionists on hand providing healthy living advice.
You’ll also get the chance to shop for the latest sports apparel and soak up the atmosphere as you grab some food from the many healthy food trucks and stalls before your next activity.
Gerardo Llanes, Executive Director, Yas Island Destination Management stated: “We look forward to welcoming everyone to the beautiful park and surroundings at Yas Gateway Park South, for a weekend of outdoor family fun. With so many different activities and wellness advice on hand we have no doubt it will be a big hit with every member of the family. Yas Family Fitness Festival is just one of our events taking place every week till Ramadan as we continue to offer a variety of entertainment for everyone on Yas Island.”
Chris Fountain, Group Managing Director of Turret Events – the organizing entity of Yas Family Fitness Festival – added: “Yas Gateway Park South provides a unique setting for the first dedicated family fitness festival in Abu Dhabi. With easy access and ample space for so many different activities and classes, there will be something for visitors of all ages to participate in this weekend at the free two-day festival.”
Register now at www.fitfest.ae for free access to the festival and plan your weekend with the full line up of fitness classes now available online.