x Abu Dhabi, UAEFriday 21 July 2017

New sponsor for GoYAS women’s nights

Yas Marina Circuit has partnered with the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy to increase its reach to a generation of young women.

The academy will become patron of GoYAS, the circuit’s popular women’s-only training nights.

The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy is committed to increasing the role of UAE women in sport and athletics,�said Noura Al Kaabi, a board member. The academy’s patronage of GoYAS further strengthens the event’s grass roots focus of encouraging women of all ages and abilities to get involved in sport and fitness.�

Since commencing earlier this year, GoYAS has gained a strong following, attracting nearly 4,000 women to the circuit for running, cycling and fitness classes in a unique and supportive environment. The event takes place on Wednesdays from 6pm to 9pm. Admission is free; classes are Dh50 for adults.

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