Al Bayt Mitwahid Association (ABM) has announced the opening of a new community health and fitness park in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.

Designed to help encourage adults and children alike to keep fit and socialise, the park consists of a basketball court, gym equipment, and a children’s outdoor activity area, among other features.

The park, billed as a family-friendly facility by ABM, was unveiled today in celebration of the UAE’s 46th National Day, according to UAE state news agency, WAM.

ABM reportedly worked closely with the Ras Al Khaimah Municipality to develop the park.

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Commenting on the unveiling of the park, Saif Al Qubaisi, chairman of Al Bayt Mitwahid Association, said: "We’re delighted to announce that the park is officially open for the community's use.

“The ABM park will be accessible to everyone, all year around, [giving] all adults and children the opportunity to exercise and socialise. The park is more than just a place to work out; it’s a community social hub for Ras Al Khaimah, where individuals and their families can connect with one another.”