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what
7EmiratesRun 2018 (7Emirates – 7 Days – 497 km)
when
Sat. 30 Mar. - Fri. 5 Apr. 2019
where
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates | AE
who
7EmiratesRun
why
Charitable Al Jalila Foundation fund-raising for Help children back on their feet
Al Jalila Foundation
2014 Help children back on their feet $ 14,240.12
2015 Help children back on their feet $ 14,729.28
2016 Help children back on their feet $ 3,416.61
2017 Help children back on their feet $ 14,192.32
2018 Help children back on their feet $ 6,953.63
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Other 7EmiratesRun events

30 Mar.
7EmiratesRun 2018 (7Emirates – 1 Day – 71 km)
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates | AE

Who is participating

Postponed to March/April 2019. New dates to be announces soon!!!

7ER Full Distance Ultra Run: 7Emirates – 7 Days – 497 km

7ER / AJF Edition 2018 – Seventh Edition will be from 17.11 to 23.11.2018 – The UAE 7-7-497km Challenge. Postponed to March /April 2019 - New Dates will be announced soon.

7EmiratesRun in partnership with the Al Jalila Foundation is a not-for-profit community sports event with the mission “Run for Help, Run for Health, Run for Fun”.

The Full Distance registration will be open for national and international runners and relay-teams of 3-7 runners. The runners will run a total of 497 kilometers across the 7 Emirates over the course of 7 consecutive days, an average of 71 km per day.

The route goes from Abu Dhabi to Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah and finally arriving in Hatta/Dubai.

The final celebration of the 7ER/AJF Event with an additional 7ER 10km Run and Social Run will be in Hatta/Dubai on 23rd November 2018. This will be also a get together for the celebration of the 47th UAE National Day. Families and friends will celebrate together with the runners the final and the Trophies / Medals giving to the athletes.

The 7EmiratesRun pays homage to the UAE and its diverse landscape. The runners will have the opportunity to experience the 7 Emirates from a unique perspective, interacting with the community whilst enjoying the country’s beauty.

Besides the joy of the sporting challenge, there is also a charitable purpose of the run. Embracing the mission "Run for Help, Run for Health, Run for Fun." the runners will run to help children back on their feet by collecting donations for the UAE-based charity, Al Jalila Foundation. Funds raised will be used to pay for life-changing surgery and postoperative medical support for children who suffer from deformities or amputation.

Location

Venue
Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana
Address
Corniche Road
City
Abu Dhabi
Country
United Arab Emirates | AE

Race


  • 497 km
from AED 2,100.00 to AED 13,230.00
Sat. 30 Mar. 2019 | 06:30

Registration

Event Protect
Registration open
Sat. 15 Dec. 2018
Late fees apply from
Fri. 1 Mar. 2019
Registration close
Wed. 20 Mar. 2019 or sooner if the event is fully-booked.
Participation
Individual athletes and teams
Included
Apart from the registration fee we encourage runners to have a fundraise commitment. A minimum of AED1,877 for individual runners and AED2,877 for teams, by embracing the mission "Run for Help, Run for Health, Run for Fun" (Help children back on their feet | Al Jalila Foundation).
Refund policy
Fees are non-refundable.
Insurance
This event is insured through EventProtect.
A 2.75% insurance premium is applicable.

Practical info

Races
Race information
Race pack collection
On the morning of each race day from 5.30AM until 30 minutes before start.
Transport to start
Own transport from / to the venue.
Transport from finish
Own transport from / to the venue.
Exp. weather
Weather in Abu Dhabi in March

Course / track / circuit

Difficulty
Advanced
Support stations
Volunteers in Hertz support vehicles providing nutrition.
Highlights
The 7EmiratesRun pays homage to the UAE and its diverse landscape. The runners will have the opportunity to experience the 7 Emirates from a unique perspective, interacting with the community whilst enjoying the country’s beauty.

Facilities & services

Medical
Registered Nurse and / or Emergency Medical services present.
Parking
Toilets
Changing rooms
Showers

Timing & certification

Timing
Automated timing
MyLaps ProChip by Sports Timing Services
Certificate
Electronic certificates
Medals
Finisher & Finalists medals
Trophies
Be part of this event and conquer the 7ER Al Jalila Foundation Key of Hope Trophy. Trophies for full-distance (individual & team) 1st, 2nd, and 3rd winners and athletes who are raising the most charitable funds for the Al Jalila Foundation.

Additional information

Documents
Last updated: Tue. 20 Nov. 2018 06:57 +0400

Full Distance Ultra Marathon


Distance
  • 497 km
Start date
Sat. 30 Mar. 2019
Start time
06:30
Start location
Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi (AE)   [View on map]
Finish location
JA Hatta Fort Hotel, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Cut-off
12h
Age categories
/ 18-99
Team categories
/ 18-99
Registration fee
Individuals
18yr - 99yr    AED 2,100.00
 
Team of 3
18yr - 99yr    AED 5,670.00
 
Team of 4
18yr - 99yr    AED 7,560.00
 
Team of 5
18yr - 99yr    AED 9,450.00
 
Team of 6
18yr - 99yr    AED 11,340.00
 
Team of 7
18yr - 99yr    AED 13,230.00
Note(s)
Including accommodation, meals and hydration support.

A 7ER running shirt will be provided. As the run is on public roads, the local authorities have cordially requested to wear the shirt for identification & safety reasons.


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Event sponsors & partners

Dubai Sports Council
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Community Sports Initiative
DMCC
German Limb Tech
Hopatec Sports Services
Dubai Healthcare City
Venavital
DBAJ | Dubai Bone & Joint Center
Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana
BAB Al SHAMS
UAQ Marine Club
MonViso
Hertz
Quest for Adventure
Almarai
JA Hatta Fort Hotel
Hatta
Abu Dhabi City Municipality
Tennis & Country Club Fujeirah