Back in 2016 started from just a running event where no one showed up for over a month to now having more than 200 attendees per week. Within just over two years span, we have grown so much. It is all because of the commitment, punctuality and disciplined events by our most dedicated team leaders. To serve you all better, now we have licensed ourselves as a legal organisation in the UAE. Now we are AFT Outdoor Adventures, a platform that'll bring all the outdoor enthusiasts in one place and feed their wild side with unlimited thrilling adventures throughout the year.
This is a group for anyone interested in fitness as well as hiking and Trekking. The purpose is to stay motivated with fun activities. We have meet ups for any sport including Hiking, running, cycling, wilderness walks, Beach walks, HIIT, Tabata, Frisbee, indoor rock climbing, Volleyball etc.
Whether you are training for an upcoming trekking event or just want to get in better shape, we are there for you. Your goals are not gonna stay out of reach with the fun activities we have.
History of the Group: This group was started to help train fellow hikers and mountaineers for long walks, hikes and serious treks. Our meetups were limited to Meydan or Al Warsan lake but now we have events all around Dubai. In Garhoud, Zaabeel park, Barsha park, Meydan, Jumeirah and Um Suqaim Beach, Al Qudra, SkiDive Marina, kite beach. Hiking events could be anywhere within UAE and Oman and some international miuntaineering events too.
About founder: Faisi/Faisal is outdoor and fitness enthusiast. Although not a certified trainer but a self taught fitness addict, that loves to take on different challenges.
An experienced hiker and mountaineer that has hiked up all the major routes within UAE and Oman. Have summitted mountains in Nepal, Georgia, Tanzania, Russia, Kenya, Pakistan and UK. Summited Mount Kilimanjaro-5,895m 3 times, Mount Elbrus-5,642m twice, Mount Kazbek-5047m twice and recently speed climbed Mount Kenya 4,985m in less than 10 hours. Have lead countless group hikes in UAE and Oman with 100+ hikers at once.
Hope you'll enjoy fitness training and hiking with us.
Why you should join: This is a great way to meet other hikers and fitness enthusiasts, make some new fitness friends and to train together. We look forward to train, hike and travel with you all.
***IMPORTANT: Kindly make sure to use a real name that you would like to be called as and your profile must have recent photo of your face while. This helps us recognise you for event attendance and to filter the spammers away. Profiles without a photo and name would be deleted. Although we encourage socializing among team members but remember THIS IS NOT A DATTING PLATFORM. Any members reaching out to other members for such purpose will be banned.