Sports in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

The Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is a major event, attracting visitors from across the region as well as international racing fans. Offering one of the most impressive circuits on the race calendar, including a ma…
Sports in Abu Dhabi

Desert Master Trek

Spread over the high dunes of the Empty Quarter near Liwa, this gruelling sand race covers two distances (100km and 200km), with a finale on the ridge of the highest dune. This self-supported race will be launched …
Sports in Abu Dhabi

World Triathlon

If you thought you were fit, watch the world's best competitors swim, cycle and run, and you may feel it's time to get back in the gym. There's good viewing from the Corniche.
Sports in Abu Dhabi

XCAT World Series Powerboat Race

These 6000cc powerboats reach speeds of more than 190km/h along the breakwater in front of the Abu Dhabi Corniche, making for an exhilarating spectacle. Lots of street entertainment springs up along the beach front …
Falconry in Abu Dhabi

President's Cup Falcon Competition

Displaying the skills of these impressive raptors, this competition highlights the speed and grace of the birds and the intimate relationship with their owners. Prize money of Dh25 million and 56 cars are some of th…
Sports in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge

Motor sports are exceedingly popular with Emiratis. The Emirates Motor Sports Federation holds events throughout the year, with the important ones scheduled to take place during the cooler months. A round of the FIA…
Film in Israel & the Palestinian Territories

Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival

Art in Bahrain

Art Bahrain

If you're here for the art, mid-October is a good time to be here when Art Bahrain brings gallery owners, artists and collectors to the country for its international art fair.