Event Location: The Sevens Stadium
- Duration: 1 day
- Timings: 6:00 AM
- Admission: 10k Run- AED 85, 3k Run- AED 50
Date: 6th June 2015
Founded in the year 2012, the popular Desert Road Run event, returns in summer this year, for a heated race at The Sevens Stadium. It is a heated sport event which allows you to follow your progress all through the year, while also socializing with your fellow runners.
The event aims to provide a safe environment, wherein runners of all abilities join together to enjoy keeping fit aiming to give their personal best.
The race dates for the year 2015 in the 2014-15 racing season are 21st February, 25th April and 6th June (the summer scorcher).
It includes a 10km run for adults and those over 14 years of age, and a 3km junior race for ages 6 to 18, apart from a 3km fun run, which is untimed. Both 10km and 3km run will be timed, with cut-off time being 01:35h.
The Dubai Desert Road Run 1okm has various categories for runners to compete with age sections starting from 14 to 20, 21 to 34, 35 to 39, 40 to 44, 45 to 49, 50 to 54, 55 to 59 and 60 to 99. The 10km race is chip-timed with latest RFID technology.
This time, the 10km race and 3km fun run finishers will be given medals, while trophies would be awarded to the first three men and women in all age categories for the 10k run.
The last date for registration is 1st June 2015. The participants can enter a single run or register for as many dates as they wish on the Premier Marathons website www.premieronline.com.
The 10k Run costs Dh.85 entry fee per person and 3k Run costs about Dh.50. Free parking would be available in front of Players Club at The Sevens. Water stations are available at every 1km and at the finish.