The Wadi Bih Run was the brain child of John Gregory & John Young and this edition marks 28 years since 1993 when a total of 80 hardy souls ran, in relay teams of 5, from RAK, adjacent the Arabian Gulf through the dramatic Wadi Al Biyh before climbing to over 1000m and descending to Dibba via the dramatic narrow gorge - Wadi Khabb Al Shamsi - with the stunning trajectory of the mountains adjacent the Gulf of Oman.
Due to the passing of the Sultan of Oman the event has been postponed to Saturday, 14 March 2020.
The event provides a fantastic opportunity for team building and camaradie and is especially intended for: running groups, families, corporates, social and school groups.
The classic TEAM 60 for 5 runners. The route is split into stages, with CP markers and the teams own support vehicle (4WD ESSENTIAL) transports the other team members along the route. The 5 runners run stages of between 2 to 4 km with 4 runners on the first and last stage and 1 RUNNER on the other stages with a total distance of about 60 km with an average distance of 12km per runner and a minimum of 6km covered by each runner. Runners will select their preferred stages on the team time sheet.
This year there will be a new format the TEAM BUDDY with 2 RUNNERS on the intermediate stages with an average distance of 20km and a minimum of 12km covered by each runner.
SOLO run categories are : Mountain 72km, Canyon 50km, Zighy 30km and Lake 15km.
In order to be eligible for prizes, each team must comprise of at least 1 female runner.
ALL PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO UPLOAD THEIR PASSPORT AND VISA COPY ON PREMIER ONLINE FOR BORDER CROSSING.
|Included:||Certificate, Goody Bag, Medal, Photo Service or Download, Refreshments, Timing, Wadi Bih T-shirt & Post Event Buffet at the Dibba Beach Resort|
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