- ADIBS is the ideal destination for fishing, boating and marine enthusiasts
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council Under the patronage of His Highness Nahyan, the 4th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Championship Boat Show (ADIBS) will kick off tomorrow (24th November) at the new Marina Hall at ADNEC Marina and ADNEC Marina Waterfront, where the exhibition will run until 2022 November 27th.
There will be many exciting attractions and features for all to enjoy during the event and at the Navigation Center. Some of the fantastic features will include; Flyboard Championships to be held on Saturday, model boating demonstration, world champion Rashed AlMulla will perform impressive stunts, free boat rides for all visitors As well as water sports where you can ride sea camels.
On the pier, other attractions will include Ocean Art – an area where visitors can view live paintings, Underwater Experience – involving ocean-themed activities, Ocean Lectures – where visitors can learn about the latest news and interesting facts about sustainable marine life, and Fishing Passport, where kids can learn basic fishing skills and earn a fishing passport. You can also learn the art of sushi-making through demonstrations by professional chefs.
The Abu Dhabi International Boat Show will be held this year under the strategic sponsorship of Abu Dhabi Maritime, with the Skippers Club as a platinum sponsor. The show will attract international brands including Sunreef Catamarans from Poland, Mayla Yachts and SAY Yachts from Germany, Evo Yachts from Italy, Axopar from Finland, Merry Fisher from France and Sea Ray from the US. In the UAE we have Gulf Craft and Riviera Boats among others. Our House boat builders are Gulf Master who have launched 4 boats at the show, I Marine which is also new to the show and Al Kous Marine which has a range of luxury crafts.