Athletics | Running Road
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what
Iftar Challenge - 2017
when
Thu. 15 Jun. 2017
where
Dubai, United Arab Emirates | AE
who
Desert Road Runners

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Iftar Challenge - 2018
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Who is participating

The annual Iftar Challenge 2KM Junior and 5KM running races, organised by the Desert Road Runners every year since 1998. The race is back in Mushrif Park (last held in the park in 2009). A challenging and slightly elevated one lap run for novice and advanced road runners.

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

Location

Venue
Mushrif Park
Address
Al Khawaneej Street
City
Dubai
Country
United Arab Emirates | AE

Clubmember discount

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

Races


  • 2 km
Thu. 15 Jun. 2017 | 18:40
  • 5 km
Thu. 15 Jun. 2017 | 19:00

Registration

Registration open
Sun. 14 May. 2017
Late fees apply from
Tue. 6 Jun. 2017
Registration close
Tue. 13 Jun. 2017 or sooner if the event is fully-booked.
Participation
Individual athletes
Refund policy
Fees are non-refundable.

Practical info

Races
Race information
Race pack collection
On the day of the event. 1.5 hours prior to the event.
Transport to start
No, own transport
Transport from finish
No, own transport
Exp. weather
Weather in Dubai in June

Course / track / circuit

Difficulty
Moderate
Support stations
Water stations at 2.5K and finish.
Spectators area(s)
Along the course.

Facilities & services

Medical
Registered Nurse and / or Emergency Medical services present.
Parking
Ample car parking facilities at the park. A park entrance fee of AED10 per car is applicable, only payable by NOL card (no cash or credit card).
Toilets
Changing rooms
Showers

Timing & certification

Timing
Automated timing
MyLaps BiBTag by Sports Timing Services
Certificate
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 Jun. 2017 12:31 +0400

2K


Distance
  • 2 km
Start date
Thu. 15 Jun. 2017
Start time
18:40
Start location
Mushrif Park, Dubai   [View on map]
Finish location
Mushrif Park, Dubai   [View on map]
Cut-off
2h
Age categories
/ 5-9
/ 10-13
/ 14-17

5K


Distance
  • 5 km
Start date
Thu. 15 Jun. 2017
Start time
19:00
Start location
Mushrif Park, Dubai   [View on map]
Finish location
Mushrif Park, Dubai   [View on map]
Cut-off
2h
Age categories
/ 12-17
/ 18-39
/ 40-44
/ 45-49
/ 50-54
/ 55-59
/ 60-99
Note(s)
Start times: 19:00 (male) + 19:10 (female)

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