Climb To Abu Dhabi

Friday, 27.01.2017

Start Timefrom 08:30 am*
CityAbu Dhabi
CountryUAE UAE
*some events may have multiple start times, please check details below.
This event occurred in the past; information is likely to be out of date.
Registration closed on 24.01.2017 11:59 PM.
Cancellation (inc. credit/refund) options expired on 17.01.2017 11:59 PM.
Category change options expired on 24.01.2017 11:59 PM.
Defying gravity, the vertical ascent up a city tower has literally taken the world by storm. Originating in the late 70s, the sport of ‘Vertical Marathons’ (also called ‘Tower Running’) has now spread to every continent, with the UAE’s capital set to join the list of world’s iconic towers. Under the initiative of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council and hosted by the Etihad Towers, The Climb to Abu Dhabi will see the world’s best professionals and amateurs climb up 82 floors / 1,617 steps

Race Pack Collection:
Tuesday 24 January: Technogym Showroom, Abu Dhabi (11am-5pm), Reebok Store, Dubai Marina Mall (1-8pm) Wednesday 25 January: Etihad Towers, Residential Tower 5, Ground Floor (11am-8pm), Reebok Store, Yas Mall (1-8pm)


Parking Info:
Limited Parking at Etihad Towers - Free for 4 Hours

Start Location:
Tower 2 and Tower 3 - Etihad Towers

Finish Location:
Tower 2 - Observatory Level 82 / Tower 3 - 32nd Floor

Course Difficulty:

Support Stations:
Water, First Aid

Included:Certificate, Goody Bag, Live Results, Medal, Refreshments, Timing, Official Race Tshirt by Reebok
Refund Policy:Premier Online guarantees your right to cancel and receive a refund (subject to applicable fees) for paid events within specified time limits.

Race Waiver
Terms and Conditions

1. Participants must be 12 years of age or older on the day of the event. The Organising Committee has the right to verify age of participants before, during and after the race.

2. All participants must ensure they are medically and physically fit to participate in the race. Completion of his or her entry confirms the participant’s agreement to the disclaimer and rules and regulations of the event.

3. The Organising Committee reserves the right to refuse entry for any applicant who provides false information, does not make the required payment or fails to meet entry requirements.

4. The Organising Committee will not be liable for any loss and/or damage, personal or otherwise, and howsoever arising from the event.

5.The Organising Committee reserves the right to close entries before the deadline without any notice once the race quota is full.

6. The Organising Committee will cover the race with public liability only. Runners should be responsible for their own personal accident insurance.

7. The Organiser reserves the right to use any photographs and recordings taken during the event, for legitimate purposes, including commercial advertising.

8. By submitting his or her entry, each applicant agrees to observe and accept all Terms and Conditions of the race in force from time to time introduced by the Event Organiser.

Official Rules

1. Participants must follow instructions as given from all event officials including race staff, volunteers, medical personnel and security officers before, during and after the event.

2. All participants are expected to conduct themselves in a professional and courteous manner during their participation in the event.

3. No official result will be given to runners who do not start in the race time assigned to them by the Organising Committee.

4. Every participant shall be provided with a race number, which MUST be worn on the front of shirts and be visible at all times during the event. The race number may not be exchanged with or transferred/sold to any other person. No participant shall be permitted to participate in the event without the appropriate number.

5. Participants must retire from the race immediately, if asked / requested to do so by any member of the officials, medical personnel and security officers.

6. For prize winners or potential prize winners wishing to dispute the results, Protest Form must be submitted to Race Director within 30 minutes after the results published or immediately after the prize presentation, whichever is earlier.

7. For all other participants, disputes and appeals regarding the results must be submitted in writing within 5 days of the announcement of the results, with return email address. The organiser reserve the right not to entertain any protest or dispute submitted 5 working days after the event.

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