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what
Desert Road Runners 10K - 2019 at Lapita, Dubai Parks & Resorts
when
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019
where
Dubai, United Arab Emirates | AE
who
Desert Road Runners
why
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Who is participating

Join us for a one-of-a-kind 10KM, 5KM (and 2Mile junior) running race within the confines of Dubai Parks and Resorts' famous Legoland, Riverland, and Motiongate!

This event is hosted by the oldest running club in Dubai, the Desert Road Runners, along with Lapita Hotel and Dubai Parks and Resorts. The race has been held since 1991.

The course starts and finishes in front of the Polynesian-inspired Lapita Hotel and takes runners on a rolling 5KM loop right through theme parks. Get cheered on by Smurf characters and enjoy a complimentary breakfast afterwards.

Relax after the race at the pool of the Lapita hotel and receive 20% discount on F&B consumption or explore the theme parks (reduced entry fee AED155 per person).

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

Location

Venue
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts
Address
Sheikh Zayed Road
City
Dubai
Country
United Arab Emirates | AE

Clubmember discount

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

Races


  • 10 km
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019 | 07:00
  • 5 km
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019 | 07:15
  • 2 mi
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019 | 07:45
  • 2.5 hr
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019 | 06:00

Registration

Event Protect
Registration open
Sun. 10 Feb. 2019
Registration close
Wed. 13 Mar. 2019 or sooner if the event is fully-booked.
Participation
Individual athletes
Included
Complimentary breakfast for registered athletes; included a Selection of Juices, Assorted Danish & Croissants (N), Chocolate & Pecan Nut Muffin (N), Red Velvet Whoopie, Bircher Muesli (N), Cookies (N), Seasonal Fruits Salad, Scrambled Eggs, Chicken Sausages, Hash Browns (V), Tea/Coffee
Refund policy
Fees are non-refundable.
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 6:00am to 6:45am on the day of the event.
Transport to start
Own transport to and from the venue.
Transport from finish
Own transport to and from the venue.
Exp. weather
Weather in Dubai in March

Course / track / circuit

Difficulty
Easy
Support stations
Hydration (water) station every 2.5km
Highlights
Interesting twisting and undulating course.
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
Toilets
Changing rooms
Showers
Other
Complimentary breakfast for registered athletes. Additional spectators breakfast at AED60 pp.

Relax after the race at the pool of the Lapita hotel and receive 20% discount on consumption.

Explore the theme parks at reduced entry fee of AED155 pp.

Timing & certification

Timing
Automated timing
MyLaps BIBTag by Sports Timing Services
Certificate
Electronic certificates
Medals
Finisher & Finalists medals
Trophies

Additional information

Documents
Last updated: Mon. 18 Mar. 2019 16:01 +0400

10KM


Distance
  • 10 km
Start date
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019
Start time
07:00
Start location
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Finish location
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Cut-off
2h
Age categories
/ 12-17
/ 18-39
/ 40-49
/ 50-59
/ 60-99
Note(s)
2 loops of the course.

5KM


Distance
  • 5 km
Start date
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019
Start time
07:15
Start location
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Finish location
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Cut-off
1h 30m
Age categories
/ 12-17
/ 18-99
Note(s)
1 loop of the course.

2Mile Junior Race


Distance
  • 2 mi
Start date
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019
Start time
07:45
Start location
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Finish location
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Cut-off
0h 45m
Age categories
/ 5-9
/ 10-14
/ 15-17

Volunteer | Marshal


Duration
  • 2.5 hr
Start date
Fri. 15 Mar. 2019
Start time
06:00
Start location
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Finish location
Lapita Hotel Dubai | Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai (AE)   [View on map]
Cut-off
2h 30m
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
Lapita Hotel Dubai
Dubai Parks and Resorts
Legoland Dubai
Legoland Water Park
Motiongate Dubai
Bollywood Parks Dubai
Riverland Dubai
Monviso water
Promoseven Sports Marketing