The unique floating padel court concept from Sweden has opened its first branch in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The global padel brand Padelx has launched a unique experience in Dubai that inspires a healthier lifestyle.
Padelx has launched a floating padel club close to Cluster I, Jumeirah Lake Towers. The Spectacular padel club is now open to the public with the goal of bringing people back play to sports and encouraging people to move. The venue includes two premium courts that people can book through the Playtomic app. The cost of booking one court for 60 minutes start at 200 AED.
At the Floating Padelx club there will also be numbers of events where companies and brands has the opportunity to utilize the unique location as a show room for various events, such as fashion shows, product reveals and social experiences.
According to the 2022 activity report from World Health Organization, about 80% of the UAE adolescents aged 11-17 is reported being physically inactive. The percentage for boys is 78% and 87% for girls. Padelx aims to lead the padel revolution in the UAE by creating courts that are easily accessible and a great place for people to get moving and socialize through the power of sports.
With the belief that an active lifestyle should be fun and social, Padelx is committed to inspiring a healthier lifestyle – both in the UAE and across the world. The opening of the first-ever floating court in Dubai, can be seen as the first step towards a padel revolution in the UAE and wider GCC region. The vision for Padelx is to combine these spectacular courts with padel clubs for the many people to be a good force in sports. And build a global community through our shared love of sports, and it all begins with the next generation.
“We’re incredibly excited to be launching our first floating court here in Dubai. Our first floating court in JLT is just the first chapter of a, hopefully, long and wonderful story for us and a channel to build the ecosystem sport itself here in the Middle East. We believe an active lifestyle should be fun, and this special court is a testament to that. With former Al-Hilal football players Christian Wilhelmsson and Sami Al-Jaber as partners of the company, Padelx has set out to inspire a “movement of move” in the UAE. And Padel is seen as the ultimate sport for achieving that in the easiest way.” says Sofie Källström, the Chief Executive Officer of Padelx.
“I think sports should be a good force in people’s lives. Padel is easy to learn, fun to play and rewarding. Honestly, I couldn’t think of a better sport than padel to inspire the youth, and everyone else for that matter, to play, have fun and achieve a healthier lifestyle, added Christian Wilhelmsson, Executive Business Developer at Padelx.