Al Marmoom Dune Run - 5km

Al Marmoom Dune Run - 5km

  1. Nov, 12 Fri
  2. Dubai UAE

Start Time: from 06:00 am*

Al Marmoom Dune Run - 5km

Dubai UAE Start Time: from 06:00 am*
97 days left
This event scores highly!
Scoring an average of 8.2
in real reviews from actual participants this event is rated above average for most similar events.
Registration closes 08.11.2021 at 11:59 PM or sooner if places sell out.
Cancellations accepted up to 08.11.2021 at 11:59 PM or sooner if the event sells out.
Category Changes accepted up to 08.11.2021 11:59 PM or sooner if the event sells out.

A desert dune run – 5 KM race across sand dunes in Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve
Al Marmoom Dune Run is region’s number one sand dune run taking participants across and over a challenging desert terrain. The run will take place Friday 12th November 2021 in Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve.
Trophies are awarded for the top 3 rankings in each race category (male & female) and all participants receive finisher medals.

Al Marmoom Ultramarathon supports Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve’s environmental commitment as one of the world’s leading eco desert sports and tourism destinations and wildlife conservation preserves.


HEALTH ADVISORY
The health and safety of all participants, spectators, visitors, event management and crew is our highest priority.
Regarding the COVID 19 pandemic, we will follow the guidelines and protocols stipulated by the UAE Ministry of Health & Prevention and Dubai Health Authority to ensure that every precautionary measure is implemented and adhered to in line with the UAE Government regulations.
All participants, spectators, visitors, event management and crew over the age of 16, must fully complete both COVID-19 vaccination doses 14 days before taking part in, or attending the event.
Adherence to the 2 meter social distancing rules and wearing masks at all times (unless engaged in a sports activity), will be strictly enforced.
You will be asked to present the ALHOSN app or vaccination card to gain admission to Al Marmoom Dune.

Included: Medal, Refreshments, Timing, Trophies for the top 3 rankings (male & female) and Hydration
Refund Policy: Premier Online guarantees your right to cancel and receive a refund (subject to applicable fees) for paid events within specified time limits.

* Some events have multiple start times and many events request attendees to arrive by a certain time; please check the Information and FAQs sections above for details or contact the organizer for clarification.

Individual Categories / Events Price (AED)
5KM Open Category
15 - 99 Years, Male
15 - 99 Years, Female
150.00
5KM Elite Category
15 - 99 Years, Male
15 - 99 Years, Female
150.00
Prices shown include VAT where applicable.
  • Who is eligible to enter the run?

    Eligible participants must be aged 15 years and over. Participants below 18 years of age, must obtain parent’s/guardian’s consent to enter.

  • What are the run categories?

    Open 5 KM male & 5 KM female
    (this category is for runners who are able to finish a 5km sand based run in under 1 hour 30 minutes)

    Elite 5 KM male & 5 KM female
    (this category is for runners who are a able to finish a 5km sand based run in under 50 minutes)

  • Run pack/numbers collection details?

    All successfully registered participants will receive their run pack on the event day during registration.

  • Will there be support stations? If yes, how many, where, providing what support?

    Difficulty: The run route will take participants across and over a challenging desert terrain
    Highlights: Route navigation
    Participants must follow the route as marked out by the organizers, passing at a maximum distance of 5 meters from the markers. Failing to do so may incur penalties. The course will be clearly marked approximately every 60 - 100 meters. The organizers will provide briefing outlining the route conditions and there will be constant monitoring of all the runners during the run. Any participant withdrawing from the race must notify a race official as soon as possible.

  • Event program

    Cut off time :Run to be completed in 1 hour 30 minutes
    5:00 AM - Registration opens
    6:20 AM - Registration closes
    6:30 AM - Run briefing \ warm up
    6:45 AM – Start elite category 5KM
    7:00 AM – Start open category 5 KM
    8:30 AM - Awards ceremony
    9:30 AM – Al Marmoom Dune Run 2021 ends

  • Where can I find the results to the event?

    Official results for the run will be posted on the event website and social media platforms.

  • When is the registration closing?

    Tuesday 9th November 2021 or when Al Marmoom Dune Run capacity is full.

  • Ranking & prizes

    Trophies for the top 3 rankings in each race category (male & female)
    All participants will receive finisher medals.

  • Where do I go for the event?

    Dune Platform located in Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve:
    Location Pin: https://goo.gl/maps/Hd5PZqt2VsXDDW1W7

  • Parking and Wheelchair

    There is plenty of parking space in Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve (open area near the event registration site at the Dune Platform).
    Wheelchair access is available at the Dune Platform parking area.

  • What is the cut off time for the run?

    Run to be completed in 1 hour 30 minutes

    Any runner who exceeds the maximum authorized time shall be disqualified with a DNF (Did Not Finish) and must return their bib to the steward. Any runner who arrives at a check point/finish point after the deadline shall be disqualified.


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