The National Media Council (NMC) has organized a sports event for its employees on the 7th of March , titled "5X5X5", to celebrate National Sports Day – an occasion rooted in the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, to dedicate a day for members of the community to play sports.

The event, held at Abu Dhabi's Khalifa Park, saw the NMC staff form five teams of five employees each from various sectors of the Council, who then amicably competed in five different sporting activities.