Waterfront City Dbayeh, the destination for most sought out sports events in Lebanon

06/05/2015

Waterfront City Dbayeh Lebanon, the destination for most sought out sports events in the country

Waterfront City Events

Waterfront City Dbayeh, the real estate in Lebanon of 250,000 m² master-planned community located on the 700-berth La Marina Joseph Khoury, recently hosted two ground-breaking events on its premises, debuting a season packed with popular sports and social activities in Lebanon. The country’s first ever “Duathlon” consisting of running and cycling events, and the first ever “Youth Race” set the start of the calendar for 2015.making the Waterfront City location, to be at the heart of the most sought out events space in the Metn region.

The two sports races brought together thousands of athletes from all ages to run by the sea and across the open areas of the developing city. The Duathlon attracted around 60 professional athletes on Sunday, March 15th, to compete in the race that combined running and cycling, an endurance challenge. Sunday, March 22nd, saw a flood of around 1000 young and energetic children between the ages of 7 to 17, to participate in the “Youth Race”, organized by the well-known Beirut Marathon organization. The race covering an area of 40,000 m² challenged them to compete in distance racing across the stretches of Waterfront City, crossing the construction sites, the public gardens and the seaside broad walk.

Mr. Samer Bissat, Senior Development Director at Majid Al Futtaim Properties – Communities, said:“We were so excited and privileged to have these races held at our Waterfront City premises for two Sundays in a row. We can start to see how Waterfront City will provide a safe and pleasant outdoor environment, perfect for activities and outdoor pursuits, where everyone can participate in healthy living environment”. He added: “Waterfront City’s aim goes beyond achieving an improvement in living standards seen across the country; we also continue to focus on building a vibrant and active
hub at the centre of a rising community on Dbayeh coastline”.

Waterfront City & Majid Al Futtaim group in Lebanon are dedicated to creating a better future through urban development and sustainable living. The objective is to build a progressive and sustainable urban living space, catering to the modern requirements of residents and visitors. At the centre of that purpose is a life of well-being with an active community, a rich social and cultural calendar, and a multitude of events. With the luxury apartments for sale in Waterfront City will offer a unique living experience in a magnificent location and a chance to create a positive change in the country.