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Free exercise classes in Abu Dhabi

The capital is hosting complimentary fitness classes in 12 parks across the Abu Dhabi Emirate, until 26th January 2022.

In association with The Department of Community Development (DCD) in Abu

Dhabi and Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC), the Active Parks initiative highlights Abu Dhabi’s vision to create an active society over the next 20 years that embraces sport and physical activity.

Active Parks also wants to remove barriers preventing members of the community, irrespective of age, nationality or ability, from becoming more physically active.

The free-to-attend sessions are hosted by qualified instructors in parks across the emirate and is extended allow to children aged 8 and over.

The month-long program, which runs until January 26, offers communities a wide range of fun and healthy activities including Zumba, RunFit, Bootcamps, CrossFit, and Yoga, with special classes for People of Determination.

Active Parks is running across a dozen parks and urban spaces, including Madinat Zayed and Al Marfa National Park in Al Dhafrah Region; Al Jahili, Al Wadi and Al Towayya Parks in Al Ain city; and Khalifa City Park 3, Sheikha Fatima Park, Dolphin Park, MBZ Park, Khaleej Al Arabi Park, Electra Park and Al Shamkha Park 4 in Abu Dhabi city and surrounding areas.

Check out the schedule here:

Find out more on the Active Parks website and share your progress by using #ActiveParks on social media.