Wadi Bih Run - Dibba Edition

Wadi Bih Run - Dibba Edition

  1. Jan, 31 Fri
  2. Dibba Al Baya Oman

Start Time: from 04:30 am*

Wadi Bih Run - Dibba Edition

Dibba Al Baya Oman Start Time: from 04:30 am*
71 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 23.01.2020 at 11:59 PM or sooner if places sell out.
Cancelations accepted up to 16.01.2020 at 11:59 PM or sooner if the event sells out.
Category Changes accepted up to 23.01.2020 11:59 PM or sooner if the event sells out.

This edition marks 28 years since John Gregory, led a total of 80 hardy souls running in relay teams from RAK adjacent the Arabian Gulf through the dramatic Wadi Bih before climbing to over 1000m and descending to Dibba via a dramatic narrow gorge to the stunning trajectory of the mountains with the Gulf of Oman.

Unlike previous editions, this event is only for 1 day - Friday, 31st January 2020.

Team relay: In order to be eligible to prizes, each team must comprise of 5 runners with at least 1 female runner.
4 runners shall complete the first and last stage and individual runners at other stages.
The route is marked by stage markers and the teams own support vehicle transports the other team members along the route. It is a must for teams to have a 4 x 4 vehicle.
Team 50 Km run is open to all and especially intended for new runners, families or school groups with children aged 9-17 years.

Solo run: Individuals can run the full route of 72km or opt to do shorter routes of 50km or 30km.

Included: Goody Bag, Medal, Photo Service or Download, Refreshments, Timing, T-shirt & Post event buffet at the Golden Tulip Hotel
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 section above for details or contact the organizer for clarification.

Individual Categories Price (AED)
Mountain 72 - Friday 31st
18 - 99 Years, Male
18 - 99 Years, Female
300.00
Canyon 50 - Friday 31st
18 - 99 Years, Male
18 - 99 Years, Female
300.00
Solo 30 - Friday 31st
18 - 99 Years, Male
18 - 99 Years, Female
300.00
Border Crossing for Non-Runners
0 - 99 Years, Male
0 - 99 Years, Female
30.00
Team Categories Price (AED)
Team 50 - Friday 31st
9 - 99 Years, Male/Female
1,500.00
(Team Price)
Team 72 - Friday 31st
9 - 99 Years, Male/Female
1,500.00
(Team Price)
Prices shown include VAT where applicable.
  • Race Pack Collection:

    To be confirmed

  • Start & Finish Location:

    Please see Event Location map/link on this page.
    Golden Tulip Hotel, Dibba

  • Border Information:

    Collect border passes immediately before the border post.
    NB: Retain border passes to hand back on your return journey.

  • Race Schedule:

    Mountain 72 - 4:30 AM
    Canyon 50 - 5:00 AM
    Zighy 30 - 5:30 AM
    Team 72Km and 50Km - 6:00 AM onwards

  • Run Routes:

    For all categories, the run will start at the Golden Tulip hotel in Dibba and follow the tortuous winding wadi to a high point in the mountains before returning to the beach. The team 72 and solo 72 runs are out and back up to an altitude of 1000m ASL with a total distance of 72K.

  • Parking Info:

    The large area adjacent to the Golden Tulip Hotel, Dibba. NB: Beware of the soft sand!

  • Course Difficulty:

    Hard

  • Support Stations:

    Support stations ONLY FOR SOLO RUNNERS with water, energy drinks & food at approx. every 10 km


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