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Abu Dhabi allows resumption of more sports activities with Covid safety measures

Staff Reporter/Abu Dhabi
Filed on August 4, 2020 | Last updated on August 4, 2020 at 05.25 pm
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Cricket and cycling among other activities for those under 12 years of age also permitted.

The Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) announced the resumption of additional sporting activities in the capital on Tuesday.

The list of approved activities now includes aquatic sport and swimming at public and private clubs. Individual training activities in martial arts and self-defence in private clubs will also be allowed to resume.

Also read: Abu Dhabi lists guidelines for reopening of hotel swimming pools

The announcement also noted that individual training conducted in open spaces for those under 12 years of age will be permitted for the following activities:

> Tennis
> Cycling
> Cricket
> Golf
> Equestrian sports

All the above activities have been permitted to resume, provided they adhere to all precautionary and safety measures, including periodic sterilisation operations and approval from ADSC.

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