Saudi gym owner Halah Alhamrani, 41, trains in her gym centre in the coastal city of Jeddah on February 19, 2018.
Counting on word of mouth in a country where physical exercise in public is considered unworthy of women, Miss Alhamrani helps empower a new generation with almost no exposure to the sport. / AFP PHOTO / AMER HILABI (Photo credit should read AMER HILABI/AFP/Getty Images)

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