Abu Dhabi: The first round of the seven-stage Yas Racing Series takes place at Yas Marina Circuit this weekend. Reema Juffali, Saudi Arabia’s first female race licence holder, will take part in the TRD 86 Cup single-make championship, along with reigning series champion Saif Al Ameri.

Action will also get under way in the Formula Gulf Academy, Radical Middle East Cup and NGK Racing Series. Spectator admission costs Dh25 per person. Racing begins at 9am both days. For tickets visit www.yasmarinacircuit.com or call 800 YAS (927).