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What to expect at World's Ultimate Strongman in Dubai

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Less than three weeksto go before Dubai becomes the first city in the world to hostWorld's Ultimate Strongman, where the strongest men on the planet battle for the ultimate title and the biggestStrongmanprize purse in history at Bab Al Shams Arena, adjacent to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Al Marmoom!

In collaboration with theDubai Sports Council, the first edition of World's Ultimate Strongman's Beasts in the Middle East takes placeon October 26th,bringing in a lot more than just sports, including a day full of family activities not only for adults but alsoforkids who will be entering free at this entertaining day outwithlive music, spectacular shows and world record-breaking strongman competitions creating a perfect fusion of sports and entertainment, making it a never beforeseenphenomenon in the Middle East.

Starting at03:00 pm, this action packed day includes:

1: Supporting interactive features:

- Roller Skating Park and inflatable Obstacle courses

- Sports box featuring a Mini Golf, football, and rugby interactive area

- A UFC Gym interactive area and Amateur MMA tournament

2:Entertainment shows:

- Gladiator horsemen opening ceremony

- Capoeira dancers and fire dancers

- Shaolin Monks Kung Fu performers

- Bike rally entrance and show

- Music, food trucks and many more

3: Strongman competition events:

- Truck Pull

- Arm over arm vehicle pull

-18 inch deadlift

- Press medley

- Yoke walk

- Atlas stones

The full program is out now and available via this link:

Commenting on this fusion event, Don Idrees & Mark Boyd, owners and producers said,"By creating a great family day out with an ambience like never before seen in Dubai, we aim to get all our visitors the absolute best value for their money. Our spectators will leave the show excited, smiling and already planning their visit next year on the drive back from Bab Al Shams."

The World's Ultimate Strongman ticket gives youaccessto all areas in the arena where 15 different experiences aresetupandaccessiblefree of charge. Beasts in the MiddleEastoffer tickets in several categories to serve all. A regular entrance ticket starting from AED 349 to a 4-hours unlimited food and beverage ticketat AED 749. Kids in this category between ages 4-12 years pay 50% of the cost price and ones under 4 years of age, eat for free!

Encouraging fans from across the world to have an affordable holiday in Dubai along with the show, the event organizers have created packages that include hotels, transportation, tour activities, food & drink on event day at unbelievably affordable prices. Among these hotels is the award-winning Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa consisting of 115 rooms and suits with an authentic Arabian design, offering a range of leisure and dining facilities Moreover with statistics showing over 30% of World's Ultimate Strongman fans residing in Saudi Arabia, there is a special category of tickets for KSA residents providing a quick weekend getaway whilst strengthening the Dubai hospitality to its friends in Saudi.

Both tickets and travel packages for the "World's Ultimate Strongman" are still available via

Date: Friday, 26th October, 2018

Time: 03:00 pm to 12:00 am

Venue: Bab Al Shams Arena, adjacent to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai


What to expect at World's Ultimate Strongman in Dubai

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