Having helped out with the development of Nikes popular fitness products, such as the Nike+ Kinect Training and Nike+ FuelBand, Blahnik indirectly confirmed in a series of tweets that he had taken up a job at Apple. Moreover, the renowned fitness instructor and consultant has since deleted details about his career from his public website, in what seems to suggest hes taken up an important project at Apple. Which bodes pretty well with rumors about the Cupertino giant developing a sensor-packed iWatch that puts a miniaturized computer on your wrist.
Dubai Fitness Championship vows lifestyle revolution
Launched by Shaikh Majid last year, the championship is aimed at raising the awareness of exercise and health, while promoting the tenets of fitness among residents, especially Emiratis. The qualifying rounds of the championship will be held over a period of three weeks ending on September 8, leading up to the finals scheduled to be held at a specially set-up circuit on the Dubai Ice Rink at Dubai Mall from September 12 to 14. The objective of the Dubai Fitness Championship is to find the fittest man and woman in Dubai, and this has inspired the community to get involved and re-visit the importance of physical activity and healthy lifestyle for a productive living, Chookah said. As many as 36 contestants in each category will join the winners of the four qualifying rounds from last year in this years finals to stand a chance at having a crack at the total prize fund of nearly Dh1 million. Yet another addition to the championship this year is that participants will be allowed multiple attempts during qualifying so that each athlete has a better chance of improving their timings and making it to the finals, Chookah disclosed. Telephone operator du will be the main sponsor, while Dubai Sports Council will be the official partner of the event.