25534 30 Jan 2024

The Third Edition of #RideWithRixos on World Cancer Day

Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi Partners with Friends of Cancer Patients

30th January, Abu Dhabi, UAE In a significant step towards supporting the global fight against cancer, Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi proudly announces its partnership with Friends of Cancer Patients for the third edition of #RideWithRixos, a community-driven cycling event scheduled to take place on Sunday, 4th February 2024, from 06:45 am to 9:00 am.  
The event, which has garnered immense popularity in its previous editions, promises to be an inspiring and impactful gathering of individuals dedicated to fostering positive change. Alongside the exhilarating ride, participants will have the chance to avail themselves of health consultations offered by the Friends of Cancer Patients Mobile Screening Van. Moreover, a cancer survivor from FOCP will share their personal journey during the event, shedding light on the motivations that propelled them towards recovery. 

This collaborative endeavor seeks to unite the community in a shared commitment to physical wellness and supporting cancer survivors. As the event's refreshment partner, Yala Kombucha, a natural draft soda infused with tea, herbs, dried berries, and fruits, will be on hand to enhance the experience. With its casual and refreshing appeal, boasting a range of flavors from fruits and berries to floral and aromatic, to citrusy and spicy, Yala Kombucha will keep participants energised and hydrated throughout the ride. 
To actively participate in #RideWithRixos, it is essential to bring your own bike and helmet. Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi believes in fostering a sense of community and making a meaningful difference, and this event exemplifies that commitment. Interested individuals are encouraged to complete the registration form by Saturday, February 3rd, to secure a spot for this exciting event.  


Sign up for #RideWithRixos by filling in the registration form LINK HERE. 


Event program flow:  

6:45 AM - Meeting point at the Hotel entrance with Welcome Drinks (juice, coffee, water, small bites)  

6:55 AM - Opening speech and the event brief  

7:00 AM - Special speech for an honorable cancer survivor and a representative of Friends of Cancer Patients   

7:05 AM - Warm-up with Exclusive Fitness Club  

7:15 AM - Start of the ride (20-kilometer route)   

8:15 AM - Back to the meeting point at the hotel entrance for refreshments and refuel 
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About Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi  

Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi is an iconic architectural landmark that unites the very best of Arabic and Turkish culture, dining and hospitality. Located in the heart of Abu Dhabi's retail, entertainment and residential hub, Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi is a multifaceted resort presiding over sparkling waters and a sandy shoreline. Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi reflects the versatility of Abu Dhabi as both a cosmopolitan city abounding with enriching experiences and an archipelago with a rich natural and aquatic heritage. Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi seamlessly fuses sophisticated aquatic and arabesque design to tell the story of Abu Dhabi from its ancient seafaring origins to a thriving cosmopolitan city that takes pride in its heritage and ultimate luxury experiences.  

Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi is part of Ennismore, a creative hospitality company rooted in culture and community, with a global collective of entrepreneurial and founder-built brands with purpose at their heart. Ennismore is a joint venture with Accor, formed in 2021.  


About Rixos Hotels  

Established in 2000, Rixos is one of the world’s fastest-growing luxury hotel chains specialising in luxurious all-inclusive holidays. At the heart of every Rixos Hotel & Resort is a revitalising wellness spa with an authentic Turkish Hammam, renowned for its unique selection of spa rituals, revolutionary entertainment program, one-of-a-kind children’s edutainment programme at Rixy Kids Club and action-packed challenges at Exclusive Sports Club. Each hotel offers a distinctive variety of restaurants and bars, an exciting entertainment and sports schedule, and a diverse range of lavishly appointed rooms and suites.   

Each Rixos, be it in Turkey, UAE, Russia, Croatia, Switzerland, Egypt, Kazakhstan, and Qatar, serves as a genuinely inspiring location due to its best-in-class facilities, dining options and entertainment venues. The award-winning Rixos Hotels have received global recognition from distinguished professional bodies, including the American Five Star Diamond Award, Conde Nast, World Travel Awards, Haute Grandeur Global Awards and TripAdvisor.  

Rixos Hotels currently operates five hotels in the United Arab Emirates: Rixos Premium Dubai in JBR Dubai, Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel & Suites in Palm Jumeirah Dubai, Rixos Bab Al Bahr in Ras Al Khaimah, Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island and Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi.  

Rixos Hotels is part of Ennismore, a creative hospitality company rooted in culture and community, with a global collective of entrepreneurial and founder-built brands with purpose at their heart. Ennismore is a joint venture with Accor, formed in 2021.   


About All Inclusive Collection 

ALL Inclusive Collection brings together the best resorts from leading global brands, reimagining the all-inclusive experience to offer luxury havens of escapism and entertainment. Launched in 2023, ALL Inclusive Collection is a digital platform allowing guests to discover and book a highly curated selection of all-inclusive resorts worldwide. brings together over 30 resorts from globally renowned brands, including Rixos, SO/ and Swissôtel, with plans to expand to over 50 resorts in the next three years, from leading brands including Hyde, Mondrian, SLS, and Fairmont.  

ALL Inclusive Collection builds on the success of Rixos, a leader in the all-inclusive market, challenging the historical perception of all-inclusive by creating a premium experience with exceptional and varied culinary destinations and high-quality entertainment. The “all-inclusive, all-exclusive” concept by Rixos forms the foundations of the ALL Inclusive Collection’s experience pillars, which help to ensure that each resort delivers an exceptional quality experience every time. All aspects of a guest’s stay, from food and drink to activities and entertainment, are included in the booking price - a key differentiator from others in the market. ALL Inclusive Collection is from Ennismore, a global leader in lifestyle hospitality; Ennismore is a joint venture with Accor, which holds a majority shareholding.