Over 280 participants across Dubai Holding Entities and Talise Fitness Members took part in three 30-minute classes on Fort Island, Madinat Jumeirah
Dubai, November 1, 2017: In support of the challenge initiated by Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, on November 29 2017, Talise Fitness and Madinat Jumeirah played host to “Battle of Fort Island”, a fitness battle held between companies from Dubai Holding Group and Talise Fitness Members.
The innovative event was created in support of the Dubai Fitness Challenge and included three thirty minute high-energy sessions led by the Talise Fitness world class Les Mills fitness instructors. The 90-minute workout saw employees from across many Dubai Holdings Group companies including Jumeirah, TECOM, ARN, Dubai Properties, Dubai Properties Asset Management and Dubai Holdings corporate office take part, alongside Talise Fitness Members.
Participants enjoyed an active and entertaining evening, with MC’s from Virgin Radio’s Street Team creating a fun and motivating atmosphere. Lucky winners also took home hotel stays across three of Madinat Jumeirah’s hotels: Jumeirah Al Naseem, Jumeirah Al Qasr and Jumeirah Mina A’Salam.
Over 280 participants took place in what has been dubbed as a highlight of the Dubai Fitness Challenge schedule. The event reinforces the commitment of Talise Fitness to supporting the wider wellness community in the United Arab Emirates.
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Frankfurt, Istanbul, London and Mallorca (Spain) in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new lifestyle hotel brand VenuTM; the wellness brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurant Group DubaiTM; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality ManagementTM; Jumeirah SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme, isme by Jumeirah™ an app based rewards programme in the UAE and Talise a wellness lifestyle brand. Future openings include luxury hotels in the UAE, Indonesia, China, Oman, Jordan, Malaysia and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. www.jumeirah.com