Swimming
Registration closed
what
Dubai City Swim 2016
when
Sat. 8 Oct. 2016
where
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
who
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort
why
Charitable Al Jalila Foundation fund-raising for Road to Awareness
Al Jalila Foundation
IACAD Permit No. 3672
2016 Road to Awareness $ 306.26
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Who is participating

City Swim UAE will be the country's biggest series of open water swimming events taking place across the emirates starting in October 2016.

Swimmers of all abilities will take the plunge in swims over a range of distances in stunning locations in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, and Ajman between October 2016 and March 2017. New locations will be added over the year. The events have a charitable nature at their heart and all swimmers are encouraged to bring along their family and friends to make a day of it.

Each event is suitable for novice to expert swimmers, and all participants can enjoy this event safe knowing that expert kayakers will be with them every stroke of the way.

All City Swim UAE dates:
Dubai City Swim: Sa. 8 Oct. 2016
Abu Dhabi City Swim: Sa. 21 Jan. 2017
Sharjah City Swim : Sa. 4 Feb. 2017
Ajman City Swim: Sa. 4 Mar. 2017

Location

Venue
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort
Address
Al Sufouh Rd, Dubai Marina
City
Dubai
Country
United Arab Emirates | AE

Races


  • 250 m
| 08:00
  • 500 m
| 08:00
  • 1000 m
| 08:00
  • 2500 m
| 08:00

Registration

Registration open
Fri. 15 Apr. 2016
Late fees apply from
Sat. 24 Sep. 2016
Registration close
Wed. 5 Oct. 2016 or sooner if the event is fully-booked.
Participation
Individual athletes and teams
Refund policy
Fees are non-refundable.

Practical info

Races
Race information
Race pack collection
At the venue on the morning of the event (from 06:00am to 07:30am)
Transport to start
n/a
Transport from finish
n/a

Course / track / circuit

Difficulty
Easy
Support stations
Hydration station at start / finish area
Spectators area(s)
Start / finish area

Facilities & services

Medical
Registered Nurse and / or Emergency Medical services present.
Parking
At the Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort
Toilets
Changing rooms
Showers

Timing & certification

Timing
Automated timing
MyLaps ChampionChip by Sports Timing Services
Certificate
Medals
Finisher & Finalists medals
For all finishers and 1st, 2nd, 3rd age & gender category winners. Team ranking: cumulative time of 3 fastest swimmers in a team.
Trophies

Additional information

Documents

250 M


Distance
  • 250 m
Start date
Sat. 8 Oct. 2016
Start time
08:00
Start location
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai   [View on map]
Finish location
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai   [View on map]
Age categories
/ 5-9
/ 10-12
/ 13-15
/ 16-18
/ 19-99
Team categories
/ 5-99
Note(s)
Breakfast included (for participants) + Free day-access to the resort.
AED15 per registered (paid) athlete is donated to Road to Awareness.

500 M


Distance
  • 500 m
Start date
Sat. 8 Oct. 2016
Start time
08:00
Start location
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai   [View on map]
Finish location
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai   [View on map]
Age categories
/ 5-9
/ 10-12
/ 13-15
/ 16-18
/ 19-99
Team categories
/ 5-99
Note(s)
Breakfast included (for participants) + Free day-access to the resort.
AED15 per registered (paid) athlete is donated to Road to Awareness.

1000 M


Distance
  • 1000 m
Start date
Sat. 8 Oct. 2016
Start time
08:00
Start location
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai   [View on map]
Finish location
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai   [View on map]
Age categories
/ 13-15
/ 16-18
/ 19-99
Team categories
/ 13-99
Note(s)
Breakfast included (for participants) + Free day-access to the resort.
AED15 per registered (paid) athlete is donated to Road to Awareness.

2500 M


Distance
  • 2500 m
Start date
Sat. 8 Oct. 2016
Start time
08:00
Start location
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai   [View on map]
Finish location
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai   [View on map]
Age categories
/ 13-18
/ 19-99
Team categories
/ 13-99
Note(s)
Breakfast included (for participants) + Free day-access to the resort.
AED15 per registered (paid) athlete is donated to Road to Awareness.

Event sponsors & partners