Athletics | Running Road
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what
Desert Road Runners 10K - 2018
when
Fri. 16 Mar. 2018
where
Dubai, United Arab Emirates | AE
who
Desert Road Runners
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The oldest running race in Dubai, organised by the Desert Road Runners since 1991.

A 10 km (and 2.5 km junior) running race on an undulating course within the confines of Mushrif Park, the oldest public park in Dubai.

The race course length has been officially measured and accredited by the IAAF-AIMS.

Desert Road Runners club members are granted 50% discount on registration fees.

Location

Venue
Mushrif Park. Near the car park close to gate 2 (Opposite side of park to Gate 1).
City
Dubai
Country
United Arab Emirates | AE

Clubmember discount

Desert Road Runners members enjoy 50% discount for this event; however, registration is still required in order to confirm participation.
The discount will automatically be applied to the shopping cart.

Races


  • 10 km
Fri. 16 Mar. 2018 | 07:00
  • 2.5 km
Fri. 16 Mar. 2018 | 08:30
  • 6 hr
Fri. 16 Mar. 2018 | 05:30

Registration

Event Protect
Registration open
Wed. 29 Nov. 2017
Late fees apply from
Fri. 2 Mar. 2018
Registration close
Tue. 13 Mar. 2018 or sooner if the event is fully-booked.
Participation
Individual athletes
Included
Chip timing, medals, water on course, trophies for age group winners and post race refreshments, Finishing certificate.

Not included, entrance fee to the park AED 10 per car or AED 3 per individual to be paid by NOL card (As used on Dubai Metro)
Refund policy
Fees are refundable at discretion of the event organiser. Contact graham@desertroadrunners.club
Insurance
This event is insured through EventProtect.
A 2.75% insurance premium is applicable.
Not applicable to race(s): Volunteer | Marshal

Practical info

Races
Race information
Race pack collection
At the venue from 90 minutes before the event.
Transport to start
Own transport to / from the park. By car or taxi. Public transport is not available at this time of day on a Friday morning.
Transport from finish
Own transport to / from the park. By car or taxi. Public transport is not available at this time of day on a Friday morning.
Exp. weather
Weather in Dubai in March

Course / track / circuit

Difficulty
Moderate
Support stations
Water station every 2.5km
Highlights
Interesting twisting and undulating course set in a beautiful Park.
Spectators area(s)
Plenty of places for spectators to watch along the course

Facilities & services

Medical
Registered Nurse and / or Emergency Medical services present.
Parking
Ample car parking space inside the park (near Gate 2).
Toilets
Available in the park.
Changing rooms
Showers

Timing & certification

Timing
Automated timing
MyLaps BiBTag by Sports Timing Services
Certificate
Electronic certificates
Can be downloaded after final results have been posted.
Medals
Finisher medals
Trophies
For overall male & female winner and all 1st, 2nd, and 3rd male & female age category winners.

Additional information

Documents
Last updated: Wed. 14 Mar. 2018 22:51 +0400

10K


Distance
  • 10 km
Start date
Fri. 16 Mar. 2018
Start time
07:00
Start location
Mushrif Park. Near the car park close to gate 2 (Opposite side of park to Gate 1)., Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Finish location
Mushrif Park. Near the car park close to gate 2 (Opposite side of park to Gate 1)., Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Cut-off
1h 30m
Age categories
/ 12-17
/ 18-39
/ 40-44
/ 45-49
/ 50-54
55-59
55-99
60-99

2.5K Juniors


Distance
  • 2.5 km
Start date
Fri. 16 Mar. 2018
Start time
08:30
Start location
Mushrif Park. Near the car park close to gate 2 (Opposite side of park to Gate 1)., Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Finish location
Mushrif Park. Near the car park close to gate 2 (Opposite side of park to Gate 1)., Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Cut-off
0h 30m
Age categories
/ 5-9
/ 10-13
/ 14-17

Volunteer | Marshal


Duration
  • 6 hr
Start date
Fri. 16 Mar. 2018
Start time
05:30
Start location
Mushrif Park. Near the car park close to gate 2 (Opposite side of park to Gate 1)., Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Finish location
Mushrif Park. Near the car park close to gate 2 (Opposite side of park to Gate 1)., Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Age categories
/ 12-99
Note(s)
If you are unable to compete, contribute your time and support the event by volunteering as a marshal, a time-keeper, or manning the hydration stations.

Event sponsors & partners

Dubai Sports Council
UAE Athletics Federation
Puma
Monviso water
Promoseven Sports Marketing