More than 150,000 people from around the world will travel to Abu Dhabi next month for the F1 season finale at Yas Marina Circuit. Hundreds of millions more will get a feel for the action as the sights and sounds are broadcast on television, computer and smartphone screens. However, thanks to the launch of Yas Island’s Metaverse, they may soon be closer to an in-person experience.
Yas Island It is one of the landmarks of the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Its 25 square kilometers are home to world-class shopping, his outlets, restaurants, cafes, beach clubs, hotels, leisure and entertainment venues, theme parks and sports facilities. The Metaverse Project is a virtual replica of the world’s fastest roller coaster rides at Ferrari World, or races behind the wheel of his car on an F1 track, allowing users to experience and participate in activities, attractions, and adventures. We aim to expand that reach by creating a . — that residents and visitors have come to know their version of the real world.
This metaverse transition is being led by the Abu Dhabi Ministry of Culture and Tourism. It brings together a consortium of local partners such as Aldar property development, twofour54 media production, Miral destination management, Abu Dhabi Motorsport and Flash Entertainment. Roblox, The Sandbox, and Super League Gaming (one of the leading platforms in the current metaverse environment) are used to build digital destinations. A concerted effort to place Abu Dhabi in a virtual world takes the community far beyond novelty.
Development of the physical world island over the past 15 years or so has led to its inclusion Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030, the government’s plan to transform the emirate by shifting from a dependence on the oil sector to a focus on knowledge-based industries. Sport under the Abu Dhabi Sports Council plays an important role in it. However, don’t judge a work by its title alone. This effort will be done in an economically and socially just manner.
Over the past decade, Abu Dhabi has actively enhanced its status as a global center for international sporting events. Hosting major sporting events can boost tourism and commerce.
Earlier this month, the first NBA game in the Arabian Gulf region was held at the island’s Etihad Arena.multi-year contracts, and sold out crowd— means more games coming to the state-of-the-art 18,000-seat sports and entertainment venue. The World Triathlon Championship Finals, FIBA 3×3 World Tour Finals and Abu Dhabi Golf Championship Weekend are among the sporting events scheduled in the coming months. Last year, the FINA World Aquatics Championships were held. Fans of the Ultimate Fighting Championship know that Yas Island has been hosting mixed martial arts events since his 2010. More recently, it’s known as the site of ‘Fight Island’, a project that began when the UFC used the site for their ‘bubble’ to enable competition. Continuing in the early stages of the Covid-19 pandemic.
But sport also has the power to promote health, inclusion and cooperation among all types of communities. This is an important part of Abu Dhabi’s vision. Yas Island stands out for its range.
of Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Yas Marina Circuit is more than just a few hours of auto racing. This is his week-long sports extravaganza, with fans and visitors accessing many public venues across Yas Island and the Emirate. The approximately 3.5 miles (5.5 km) track can also be configured in five different ways to meet the requirements of various motorsport events. Meanwhile, the same track is open twice weekly throughout his year, allowing walkers, joggers, and cyclists of all ages and abilities to ride their bikes for free.
How can sport foster economic growth and social innovation? How can sport be used to have a positive impact on people’s lives and communities? How can we develop cooperation between
Projects like the Yas Island Metaverse can provide some helpful answers to these questions by giving people access to parts of the physical and digital world that would otherwise be inaccessible. If you think so, it’s time to start your engine.