Did you receive an SMS from Dubai’s Crown Prince?

Residents on Wednesday took to social media to share Shaikh Hamdan’s text message, and they were surprised

15:00 October 18, 2017
Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai
text message

Dubai: Residents on Wednesday expressed their excitement when they received a text message signed by Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai.

The text messages, which was circulated on social networking sites, invited residents to join the Dubai Fitness Challenge that starts on October 20.


The message was also accompanied with a link where residents can register their names and sign up for the challenge.

The Dubai Fitness Challenge will start at Safa Park on Friday from 1pm until 9pm, and an extra day of activities will also be held on Saturday from 1pm until 7pm.

Click here for full details on the list of activities and live performances you can find this weekend at Safa Park.

Shaikh Hamdan announced on October 2 the challenge for citizens, residents and visitors to join the month-long event, which includes free workout classes and activities.

The fitness challenge calls upon everyone to engage in physical activity for 30 minutes daily for 30 days.

Shaikh Hamdan has also challenged a number of government and private entities, as well as schools to join in, including Emirates, Emaar, the Roads and Transport Authority and GEMS Education Group.