Amna Al Haddad
Sports Pioneer from the Middle East

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My Ramadan 2012: Training and Nutrition

July 25th, 2012 | by Amna Al Haddad

Today I came across THIS article on people being hospitalized from stomach pains after their first meal (iftar) after a [&hellip

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Strength gains in Ramadan

August 25th, 2011 | by Amna Al Haddad

This Ramadan has definitely been a journey for me. Unlike last year, I did not have to deal with so [&hellip

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In The Press

November 6th, 2012 | by elements

Nike NTC Arabic Launch  

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    Welcome to 999 Fitness

    Amna Al Haddad is a sports pioneer and female sport advocate from the Middle East. The first Emirati Hijabi Olympic Weightlifter, Nike Sponsored Athlete, and Arab Crossfitter competed in Asia Regionals. Holder of 9 IWF event medals. Motivational Speaker and Writer. Follow her journey here!

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    It was just like any typical day, sitting with my family with the TV on a UAE channel, that a petite, hijab-wearing young Emirati girl came on. She was pushing and pulling herself over and under obstacles and lifting weights. It was a local competition in Dubai that she was competing in alongside a big group of foreigners. I was determined to find out what this young Emirati girl was doing and to join in on the fun! After a little online investigation…that’s when I first knew who Amna Al-Haddad was and discovered the sport that has taken over my life, CrossFit.

    1st Kuwaiti Asia Regional competitor 2013

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