There Is A Triathlon Taking Place In Khorfakkan And It’s Probably The Most Beautiful Event In The UAE


The Oceanic series of triathlons started a couple of years ago with only one hundred or so participants, but it’s popularity has grown. 

There are now three events this season, the first taking place on the 6th of October. The Short Course (800m swim, 30km bike and 7km run) and a Super Sprint Course (375m swim, 12km bike and 2.5km run). You can sign up on hopa sports, but hurry registration closes on the 1st of October. The next events are 

It starts at 6:15am, so it would be an early start to make the two hour car journey down to Khorfakkan. The event starts at the Oceanic Khorfakkan Resort & Spa and they are offering rooms from AED 550, room only basis, to book, email: and use the promotion code in the subject line: OCEANICTRI2017 / OCENAICTRI2018 (date accordingly).

Here are 5 pictures the show the Oceanic Khorfakkan triathlon is the most beautiful in the UAE

1. Start with a swim

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2. Then hop on the bike

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3. That backdrop tho

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4. Finish with a run on the promenade

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5. Chill here afterwards and enjoy the prize giving

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Where, you might ask, is Khorfakkan?


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