In pictures: UAE CrossFit training for Seoul
May 25, 2013
Saud Al Shamsi (upside down) and his cousin Ali Bin Zayed (right) preparing for the upcoming tournament at the Dunes CrossFit gym in Rashidiya. Antonie Robertson / The National
Ali Bin Zayed is one of the seven who have made it through to South Korea. Antonie Robertson / The National
“I’m covered in bruises,” says Laura Matthews, 29, a British personal trainer who is one of four women in The Burn Room team travelling to Seoul. “I’m training so hard every day, at least five times a week, because I’m paranoid about the muscl???
As there is no CrossFit box in Abu Dhabi as yet, Justin Ahrens has been travelling to Dubai from the capital daily after work to train himself at The Burn Room. Lee Hoagland / The National
Mahmood Khalil Al Shalan (20) works out on the running track of Jumeirah Open Beach. Antonie Roberston / The National