Local residents and visitors must have noticed the site of large X-shaped yellow sculptures in town, on occasions it can be seen from The Beach opposite JBR to World Trade Centre roundabout and Burj Khalifa. The word ‘Dubai’ is spelt out in Arabic through the English letter ‘X’, the new action group has put the UAE at the centre of an adrenaline-fuelled world.
XDubai is a new hub for action sports in the region, promoting both the development of action sports as well as its athletes, and also bringing global events to the emirate emirate.
For all those who love pushing boundaries and are willing to challenge limits, XDubai is the right representative for such action sports. XDubai promotes and inspires this all-action adventure as the city offers amazing opportunities to experience the thrill of an active life. The professional and enthusiastic team wants everyone to participate and win as they indulge in and take part in the best sporting activities and events in the region.
XDubai partners with the best local and international sports brands, and can take Dubai’s sports to an all new level making it the adrenaline capital of the world.
For XDubai sport provides principles for life, giving a choice to push hard and win challenges. The team wants action sports to be a statement and everyone can be a part of this journey.
XDubai has come up with another fun adventure activity by putting up this temporary Zipline that lands through the world famous Dubai Fountains with the Burj Khalifa as a fabulous background.
Wingsuiting in Dubai – Try to look at flying in an all new way, think that boarding a plane not the only way to fly. Thrill-seekers have attempted action sports and moved to the next level, wingsuiters climb into their wingsuits (also known as squirrel suits or birdman suits). Then they basically take a leap off into the air, twisting, turning and gliding like the birds flying in open sky.
Skydiving in Dubai – Add another adventurous to the list and try jumping out of a plane and falling to the ground at speeds of 210 Km per hour sound. Skydiving is now available and anyone willing to take a leap can learn all about skydiving in Dubai city.
Flyboarding in Dubai – Flyboarding is exciting and one of the newest action sports trend that hit Dubai city. Flyboarding offers challenges to the most adventurous athletes who enjoy trying their hand at the skilful sport.
“Dubai has consistently played host to a number of world-class sports events and we now want to develop that further,” XDubai crew said. “With XDubai, our vision is to make Dubai the global capital for action sports. With Emirati talent like Omeir Saeed joining our roster of athletes, we are committed to nurturing an action sports culture across the UAE and inspire the people who live here to participate and develop into future athletes.”
The team is also involving action sports stars, as well as rally drivers and football freestylers.
“Our vision is to develop Dubai into a destination for established action sports aficionados while also working with amateur athletes whether they dream of performing on the world stage or simply getting fit,” said XDubai’s Ismael Al Hashmi. “The launch of XDubai is a big step forward for action sports in the UAE and especially for the development of Emirati athletes.”
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