Another Sporting Event That Is Only for Women Just Took Place in Saudi Arabia

Another Sporting Event That Is Only for Women Just Took Place in Saudi Arabia

By Reem Tolba

  After having the country’s first basketball tournament for women, the same thing just happened in Saudi Arabia — only this time, it was a football tournament.   The tournament was held on the 15th of November in a private school in Jeddah. Six teams took the field, on the condition of having an all-female […]

Farida Osman Is Now the Best Female Athlete from Africa in 2017

Farida Osman Is Now the Best Female Athlete from Africa in 2017

Last week, the ANOC Awards 2017 took place at the Forum Karlin in Prague, Czech Republic, to celebrate the best male and female athletes of all five continents for their exceptional sporting achievements throughout the year. And guess what, Egyptian swimmer Farida Osman was named the best female athlete from Africa.     Osman gave a […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Water Sports Center Opening near Burj Al Arab

Everything You Need to Know About the Water Sports Center Opening near Burj Al Arab

By Reem Tolba

  The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) just launched two marine leisure centers near Burj Al Arab (because why not?). One will open off the coast of the Palm Jumeirah, but most excitingly, the latter will be located close to the front of Burj Al Arab, near the Dubai Canal.   The marina will be […]

Saudi Arabia’s Latest Announcement Is Another Step Forward for Women

Saudi Arabia’s Latest Announcement Is Another Step Forward for Women

After the world celebrated Saudi Arabia’s latest ruling that will allow its women to drive vehicles next year, another baby step towards women’s empowerment has been made.     King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has just announced that women will be allowed entry into three sports stadiums — something that was sadly denied to […]

This FC Barcelona Star Was Just Spotted at the Giza Pyramids

This FC Barcelona Star Was Just Spotted at the Giza Pyramids

Football fans, rejoice! Former FC Barcelona footballer Patrick Kluivert visited The Giza Pyramids and the Sphinx during his short trip to Egypt, and the pictures look amazing.     “Kluivert will be taking part in a press conference held by Emirates NBD Egypt to announce their new strategic partnership with FC Barcelona,” Weber Shandwick told […]

VIDEO: Lebanon Invites American Daredevil to Boost Tourism

VIDEO: Lebanon Invites American Daredevil to Boost Tourism

  Just between the two rock formations in Lebanon, American slackliner Alex Mason who hails all the from California set up a 36-meter-long highline — which is 40 meters above sea level — and beat his record!     The 20-year-old extreme sports fanatic felt that slacklining in Raouche was a psychological experience. “The biggest […]

VIDEO: The World’s Strongest Men Compete Against Each Other in Jordan

VIDEO: The World’s Strongest Men Compete Against Each Other in Jordan

Ten of the world’s strongest men gathered in Amman last Friday to compete in Jordan’s first ever Truck-Pull Championship.     Spectators cheered on as the real life Hulks, who come from countries such as the United Kingdom, United States and Hungary, against the clock while pulling a 21-tonne truck across the track. Yup, that […]

Dubai’s 30-Day Fitness Challenge Is Here, and People Are Actually Taking It Seriously

Dubai’s 30-Day Fitness Challenge Is Here, and People Are Actually Taking It Seriously

by Mohamed Osama

Earlier this month, the Dubai fitness challenge which was announced by none other than Sheikh Hamdan. The Crown Prince of Dubai started the initiative to challenge people to do 30 minutes of exercise every day for 30 days.     The challenge kicked off over the weekend, and surprisingly, the turnout was huge.   The people […]

In a Saudi First, a Woman Is Going to Head a Sports Federation

In a Saudi First, a Woman Is Going to Head a Sports Federation

  A princess has just been named to head a Saudi multi-sports federation, in the latest of a string of such appointments in the Kingdom.   “Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan has become the first woman to lead a federation covering sporting activities for men and women,” the official, speaking on condition of anonymity, […]

VIDEO: Egyptians Take Over New York’s Streets to Celebrate Qualifying for the World Cup

VIDEO: Egyptians Take Over New York’s Streets to Celebrate Qualifying for the World Cup

  A video has been making waves on the interwebz of a group of Egyptians in the streets of New York going absolutely nuts — in the best way there is — due to Egypt’s historic victory last night. The video has been shared by Dot Masr TV, and it has garnered over 7,400 likes […]

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