Dubai International Marine Club has unveiled new gaming app for race fans. ‘Virtual Regatta Inshore-Dubai’ is the first of its kind in Asia and MENA regions.
Dubai , Dubai
13 September 2020, 12:00 AM
30 September 2020, 12:00 AM
The Dubai International Marine Club (DIMC) has launched a new virtual application project as part of its ongoing initiative to raise awareness. The launch of the initiative comes within the framework of the club and the interest of the DIMC Board Members to increase the marine sports enthusiasts and to provide opportunities for various sectors of the society to participate.
The launching of this project is the first of its kind in the UAE, Asia and the Middle East and North Africa region in line with the directives of Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council (DSC) and with the vision of the DSC - the official sport’s governing body of the emirate.
The recently completed project targets sailing fans and online gamers, with the launch of a virtual race that simulates the competition of modern sailing boats around the world, that will sail under the ‘Virtual Regatta Inshore - Dubai’.
The ‘Virtual Regatta Inshore - Dubai’ is in line with the current trend in virtual sports, especially to watersports enthusiasts who use such apps to occupy their leisure time and improve their sailing skills.
The Virtual Regatta Inshore app is downloadable through Google Play if you are using an Android device or Apple Store for Apple device, wherein it will show all the virtual tours it has including the latest tour, the Dubai Challenge.
This is also expected to further enhance sailing skills on the app.