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Calling all our football fans in Bahrain and Qatar! This one is especially for you. Playstation have a special competition running in store. With any purchase of PS Vita™ PS3™ PS4™ in our stores in Bahrain and Qatar you will receive one entry for your chance to win a trip for 2 people to the UEFA Champions League Final in Berlin on Saturday 6 June, 2015. This in store promotion to win this once in a lifetime trip is running from 26 March, 2015 up to 1 May, 2015. Good Luck!  

Chi Al Shaqab 2015

Posted by: Sophie
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This is the third year of Qatar’s Chi Al Shaqab event. Horses have always been a big part of religion and culture in the Middle East, especially in the GCC. In order to maintain this tradition in Qatar, CHI AL SHAQAB was launched in 2013 as the first festival of its kind in the Middle East and Asia. This year, once again, the best national and international equestrians will gather in Doha to participate in this exciting event.   Top riders shall compete in this international equestrian competition which comprises of five equestrian disciplines: Jumping, Dressage, Endurance and Vaulting.For the first time in Asia, this year the competition will also include Para-Dressage. This spectacular event is on for five days from March 2 – 7. If you didn’t get your tickets yet for these are available in stores in Qatar…

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Airwheel – in stores now!

Posted by: Sophie
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Have you heard of the Airwheel before? We are super excited to announce that Airwheel is now available at selected Virgin Megastores. In case you haven’t heard of it, here are some interesting facts:   What is the Airwheel?   Airwheel self-balancing unicycle is the only motorized transport with a patented gyro-stabilized wheel. It is the most compact motor vehicle in the world. Airwheel provides you a convenient and fun transportation experience, giving the feeling of gliding on the ground.   How does the Airwheel work? Airwheel moves thanks to the electric engine, the battery and the gyro-stabilized system. Highly accurate gyro sensors are integrated in the motherboard. They detect the forward tilt and instruct the engine to compensate for the balance by rotating the wheel and by keeping this tilt stable. Why to choose the Airwheel?  Portable Airwheel was designed…

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January has always been a time for looking back to the past, and more excitingly, making plans for next year. It’s a time to reflect on the changes we want to make. Here at Virgin Megastore we have the top 3 resolutions for 2015:   Get fit!   To start a healthy lifestyle it’s important to exercise on the regular basis, Virgin Megastore team is going to kick off this year with running Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon on 23rd January 2015! Exercise is more fun with if you are not doing it alone, if you still haven’t registered it’s not too late to join us! follow this link http://www.dubaimarathon.org   On another note, keeping a record of your achievements is very important, why not try tracking your fitness regimes with our latest addition to Virgin Megastore – Jawbone UP MOVE….

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We have exciting news for sports fans! Only one more week until it’s everyone’s favourite sporting event – the Emirates Airline Rugby Sevens! The best players in the world will converge on The Sevens Stadium for the three day annual rugby extravaganza with awesome action and entertainment on offer, and fantastic fun activities for the whole family. The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is the second round of the nine-leg HSBC Sevens World Series, and is contested by 16 teams. Twelve teams will contest the women’s event which is the first round of the IRB Women’s Sevens World Series. In addition over 200 teams will take part in the Invitation Tournament. In excess of 100,000 visitors are expected to attend this year’s event, so don’t miss the biggest party of the year! You can get tickets to the Rugby Sevens…

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