More than 670 participants took on the renowned DuYAS and RunYAS fitness challenges, with the fan favourite ADNOC Ramadan Challenge rounding out an incredible month of fitness
Across the holy month of Ramadan, fitness enthusiasts took part in free fitness sessions led by experts from Les Mills, Strong Nation and HIIT at the Yas Island track
Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE, April 29, 2022: Fitness fanatics experienced an incredible season of activity this Ramadan at Yas Marina Circuit, with weekly free fitness sessions allowing the Abu Dhabi community to experience the breathtaking sights around the iconic Yas Island track while getting fit as the nation celebrates the holy month.
This Ramadan saw the return of the popular DuYAS and RunYAS on-track challenges, as more than 670 athletes took on the 27.5km run-bike duathlon and the 5km run to test their limits around the 5.28km iconic Yas Marina Circuit.
Across the festive month, the fitness community throughout the nation’s capital also enjoyed a range of health and fitness activities to celebrate the holy period, with more than 14 free fitness sessions led by experts from across the industry. The TrainYAS series also saw impressive numbers in attendance for its 24 Ramadan-exclusive training days, with ongoing activities including the year-round ADNOC TrainYAS presented by Abu Dhabi Sports Council, ADNOC TrainYAS Ladies presented by Abu Dhabi Sports Council and TrainAM sessions.
Whether a fitness junkie or newbie, everyone was able to join in classes led by Les Mills and Strong Nation alongside popular fitness activities including HIIT training and Zumba classes, aimed to support the local Yas Island community to keep fit across Ramadan this year.
To round out the celebrations across the holy month, the ADNOC Ramadan Challenge in partnership with ADNOC saw athletes take on the competition by attending sessions held through the month of Ramadan to earn their chance to win unique health and fitness prizes, with more than 150 of the Abu Dhabi fitness community taking on the challenge throughout the month of fitness at Yas Marina Circuit.
With more exciting Health and Fitness challenges and events to come at Yas Marina Circuit, please visit www.yasmarinacircuit.com
Abu Dhabi Motorsports Management (ADMM), with its head office at Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Island, has created unique, world class experiences across Abu Dhabi since 2009.
ADMM have promoted and delivered globally significant events, the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Grand Prix, alongside over 400 events a year across motorsports, health and fitness, entertainment and major corporate conferences. The company also delivers a significant programme of motorsport retail experiences for business and consumer audiences at Yas Marina Circuit across the year. This combined experience means that ADMM has a region-leading team with expertise in event marketing, communications, promotions and project management.
Such talent firmly positions ADMM as a leader in sports management. The company is now seeking to diversify into activities and strategic ventures beyond Yas Marina Circuit in order to build towards a broader long-term vision aligned with its partners and stakeholders in Abu Dhabi.
ABOUT YAS MARINA CIRCUIT
Yas Marina Circuit is the United Arab Emirates’ most exciting sporting and entertainment multi-purpose venue. Located on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, the circuit is home to the annual FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX and much more. In addition to the extensive year-round program of professional and grassroots motorsport events and experiences including Drag and Yas Track Nights, the circuit has emerged as a thriving hub for entertainment and community events in the UAE.
Yas Marina Circuit is also a champion of sustainability in motorsports, receiving the Three-Star Environmental Certification from the FIA, the governing body’s highest recognition of sustainability. The award is an acknowledgement of the circuit’s long-standing commitment to environmental management with the objective of standing with Formula One in becoming Net-Zero Carbon by 2030.
As the region’s most technologically advanced facility, the circuit is also a leading MICE venue, regularly hosting a diverse range of corporate meetings, conferences and events. Whether you want to experience the thrill of karting at our Kartzone, driving an Aston Martin GT4 at over 200km/hour on an F1 circuit, work towards your racing license at the Yas Racing School, get fit at TrainYas, participate in one of our many sporting events, or simply catch up with friends at Yas Central, Yas Marina Circuit truly is The Meeting Place of Champions.