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16489 13 Jun 2021

‘Schumacher, the Scuderia Ferrari Champion’ Experience at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

In collaboration with Museo Ferrari in Maranello, Italy

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 13 June 2021: In a bid to celebrate the racing icon, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi has launched an all-new experience in collaboration with Museo Ferrari in Maranello, Italy. The 'Schumacher, the Scuderia Ferrari Champion' experience will take fans on the seven-time Formula One World Champion's legendary journey with Ferrari.

'Schumacher, the Scuderia Ferrari Champion' will showcase the inspirational story of the racing legend complete with exciting footage and highlights of Schumacher's racing career with the Scuderia Ferrari in 2000. Guests will also get the chance to see the F1-2000, the Formula 1 car Schumacher drove when he won his first title with the Scuderia that year, alongside the trophies of his seven race victories of that season. 'Schumacher, the Scuderia Ferrari Champion' is set to play at the Park's Cinema Maranello, with multiple screenings slated to take place throughout the day.

Bianca Sammut, General Manager of Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Acting Head of Yas Theme Parks, commented: "We are so excited to debut the 'Schumacher, the Scuderia Ferrari Champion' experience. Michael Schumacher is a household name and an icon for so many were proud to commemorate his legacy at our Park through this engaging experience."

The theme park is also home to family-friendly attractions and numerous thrilling rides, as well as a mix of restaurants and cafes that offer best of Italian and international cuisines. Whether you crave a quick bite on the go or a leisurely lunch in an Italian trattoria, theres a dining experience to delight every taste. Dine in style and be transported to Ferrari's Italian homeland with warm hospitality, delicious snacks and authentic cuisine at Mamma Rossella, Espresso Rosso, Officers Food Quarters and more!

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi has worked alongside the relevant authorities to implement stringent precautionary measures throughout the Park including mandatory online booking to ensure that the limited capacity is adhered to, wearing facemasks at all times, thermal screening cameras, safe distance markers at all rides and outlets, modified ride capacity as well as modified dining and shopping experiences. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi was awarded the 'Go Safe' certification by the Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi). The program aims to enforce global standards for safety and cleanliness across all tourism and retail establishments in the emirate of Abu Dhabi.

Located on Yas Island, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is home to the worlds fastest rollercoaster. It is just minutes away from Yas Waterworld, the world's first and only Emirati-themed waterpark, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, The worlds Largest Indoor Theme Park and CLYMB Abu Dhabi, the UAE's ultimate adventure hub.

For more information, please visit:www.ferrariworldabudhabi.com

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About Ferrari World Abu Dhabi:

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the award-winning Ferrari inspired theme park, opened its doors to fans in 2010. The theme park celebrates the spirit of the legendary marque and is home to numerous thrilling rides, family-friendly attractions, state-of-the-art simulators, live shows, as well as popular seasonal events and festivities that bring together extraordinary performances from around the globe. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is home to the worlds fastest roller coaster, Formula Rossa, as well as record-breaking roller coaster Flying Aces. The Park's guests can enjoy a range of exciting experiences that include Bennos Great Race, Karting Academy, Junior Training Camp, Driving Experience, Fiorano GT Challenge, and many more.

For its 10th anniversary celebrations, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi launched the all-new Roof Walk and Zip Line experiences for guests seeking a thrilling adventure. Additionally, the Park welcomed a brand-new attraction earlier this year offering even more Ferrari fun; the state-of-the-art Family Zone. Designed to entertain guests of all ages, the Family Zone features four miniature versions of the theme parks most iconic, record-breaking rides for the entire family to enjoy.

Since opening, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi has been recognized by several leading industry awards. Most recently the park has won including 'Middle East's Leading Theme Park 2020' and crowned as the Worlds Leading Theme Park 2020 by the World Travel Awards for the second consecutive year. The park also took home the 'Best CSR Campaign on Speedy Recovery Program' at the MENA Leisure Attractions Council (MENALAC) and was awarded 'Travelers Choice' byTripAdvisor.In 2019, The Park was named 'World's Leading Theme Park' at the World Travel Awards, and took home the 'Best strategic employee engagement initiative' and 'Most creative property-wide event' by the IAAPA Brass Ring Awards and won the 'Park World Excellence Award Seasonal event of the year' for its landmark festive celebration 'Winterfest'. In addition to being named 'Middle East's Leading Theme Park' by the World Travel Awards and winning the Trip Advisor's 'Certificate of Excellence' for the third consecutive year in 2019, the Park also took home the 'Most Innovative New Product/Indoor' award by MENALAC and was named 'Theme Park of the Year' by the Theme Parks and Entertainment Development Awards.

For more information, please visit:www.ferrariworldabudhabi.com