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 […]

Inspirational 86 Year-Old Egyptian Swimmer Wins Bronze Medal

Inspirational 86 Year-Old Egyptian Swimmer Wins Bronze Medal

  This is the kind of those news stories that will either potentially makes you feel guilty for for being the constant couch potato that you are, or will inspire you to be the best athlete in Egypt. Facebook page, Sports News Egypt, just shared the cutest photo on the Internet. The photo is of 86 […]

Egypt’s Tourism Ministry Grants Hotels Permission to Ban Burkinis

Egypt’s Tourism Ministry Grants Hotels Permission to Ban Burkinis

  Summertime in Egypt means one thing: a burkini vs. bikini battle. For the past few years, some Egyptians have been quite vocal about their dislike for the burkini, with some claiming that it negatively affects the pools’ hygiene. Many, however, claim that this is a simple case of discrimination.   The situation has escalated […]

Photo of Farida Osman’s Dad Being Father of the Year Will Melt Your Heart

Photo of Farida Osman’s Dad Being Father of the Year Will Melt Your Heart

  Egypt’s favorite swimmer, Farida Osman, keeps winning everyone’s heart one day after the other. The 22-year-old champion made history by winning the bronze medal in the women’s 50m butterfly final in Budapest, and winning Egypt’s first ever medal in the World Championships.   While we have been going on and on about the unstoppable mean water […]

Night Swimming Is About to Become a Thing in Dubai

Night Swimming Is About to Become a Thing in Dubai

  Dubai’s beaches are set to shine bright like diamonds at night with the installation of ‘smart poles.’ What’s that? These poles are set to provide high-intensity lighting on the shores.   The new project from D Idea Media is bound to make Dubai’s beaches much safer, whether you’re just going for a stroll along […]

Egyptian Swimmer Farida Osman Becomes Third Fastest Swimmer in History

Egyptian Swimmer Farida Osman Becomes Third Fastest Swimmer in History

  With one victory after the other Egyptian swimmer, Farida Osman,  seems unstoppable. The mean swim machine, who represented Egypt in  2012 and 2016 Olympics, just won her first-ever individual NCAA title and became the third fastest swimmer in history in the 100-yard fly with 50.05.     The 22-year-old team co-captain for the bears has won relay titles […]

Kids Are Wearing Fins Everywhere in Sahel and We Finally Understand Why

Kids Are Wearing Fins Everywhere in Sahel and We Finally Understand Why

For some reason almost everywhere I went this summer, beaches had kids with shark fins attached to their backs and I finally understand why. What looks like the coolest beach toy in town turned out to be the newest swim-train development, SwimFin. Apparently, people all around the world have been using SwimFin as a floating device for a […]

Dubai’s Coolest New Attraction Is Probably Going to Scare the Living Thing out of You

Dubai’s Coolest New Attraction Is Probably Going to Scare the Living Thing out of You

 (popsugar.com) Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo has launched the first ever Discovery Channel Shark Week exhibit and will be inviting visitors to know more about different kinds of sharks: Hammerhead, Bonnethead and Devil Ray sharks at Dubai mall. “This exhibition is a key facet of our commitment to shark conservation along with our other initiatives such […]