This is Roisin Thomas’ first Ramadan in the U.A.E. Ms. Thomas is a personal trainer and triathlete, and although she’s not Muslim, she plans to fast during Ramadan to empathize with her Muslim friends and gym members who train with her. “I want to experience it so I can have more respect,” she said.
UAE Personal Trainer Fasting For Empathy
Original article by Naser Al Wasmi published in the The National on 06/21/2015