And after such a huge turnout it would be a shame to lose momentum, so here are four big events coming up that you need to mark down:
(Some require registration, so make note!)
1. A TimeTrial Run happening this Friday
There’s a 5km and 10km time trial run happening at the Hamdan Sports Complex this Friday. Price is based on race length and finishers will get a t-shirt participation medal and a complimentary breakfast once you’re done!
When? Friday October 27
You can register here (registration closes soon so you’ll need to act fast)
2. Dubai City Swim at Kite Beach
The famous City Swim is back and it’s happening at Kite beach this Saturday, October 28. All abilities are welcome, race lengths are 250m, 500m, 1,000m and 2,500m.
And racers as young ad 5 can compete. Price is based on race length, complimentary post-race breakfast at the Park House Kite Beach.
All info here, registration closes on October 25
3. Kite Beach Carnival
The second big carnival for the Dubai Fitness Challenge is happening at Kite Beach this weekend. It’s free entry and there is a genuinely incredible range of FREE fitness classes happening.
From yoga, footballer freestylers shows, a capoeira demonstration, boxercise, zumba classes and loads more. Full details here
When? Friday, 1pm- 9pm and Saturday, 1pm – 7pm
4. Reebok Spartan Race
‘Legends will rise’ at the Middle East UAE Spartan championship. There are three types of races catered to beginners (5km), the super race (10km) and the beast (13km+) all of which include tough terrains and challenging obstacles.
The year the championships are taking place in Hatta
When? November 10
Register your interest here