FAQs 2017-06-05T15:18:07+00:00

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is the date and time of the Abu Dhabi Dash? Where will it take place? 2018-05-15T15:30:37+00:00

The 2018 Abu Dhabi Dash will take place on Tuesday 23rd October at Khalifa Park in Abu Dhabi.

Registration will be from 4.30pm. All participants who are racing MUST arrive before 5.15pm.

The activity village will open at 4.30pm until 10.30pm. The race will start at 7.00pm.

What is the Activity Village? 2018-05-15T15:32:27+00:00

The Abu Dhabi Dash is not just about the relay race. We also have an activity village to keep all participants, spectators and children engaged and having fun!

Competitors, guests and children can join the village to experience different sports, fitness activities, fun games, challenges, health and nutrition information and motivational speeches. There will be a main stage where we have a schedule of events taking place throughout the evening.

For children, we will have some fun activities including arts and crafts and face painting for them to get involved in.

Team members will receive a healthy meal and drinks in their team entry.

For spectators and guests, there will also be food and drink available to purchase onsite.

What do I wear? 2018-05-15T15:33:35+00:00

Please wear comfortable active/sports wear – trainers, leggings or jogging pants and a t-shirt.

It may be a bit cooler in the evening so please keep that in mind and bring outerwear if necessary. If you would like to wear branded or team t-shirts, please feel free.

You can also purchase branded t-shirts as part of your team entry or package. We will provide them with your corporate logo and in your preferred colour.

Will there be parking nearby? 2018-05-15T15:33:58+00:00

Yes. There is ample parking around Khalifa Park.

What time should team members arrive? 2018-05-15T15:34:24+00:00

Teams taking part in the relay race must register at the venue between 4.30pm and 5.15pm.

When do we receive our race packs? 2018-05-15T15:34:54+00:00

Race pack collection will take place prior to the race and your team captain will be responsible for collecting all race packs.

Whilst running, each team must have their number and their timing chip (in the baton). Failure to have this may lead to team disqualification.

Upon registering your team, more rules and regulations, including full terms and conditions, will be sent to you.

Are there changing rooms? 2018-05-15T15:37:47+00:00

There will be restrooms and spaces to change at the Abu Dhabi Dash in Khalifa Park.

Can we bring our friends and family to support? 2017-05-17T09:48:23+00:00

If you have colleagues, friends or children who would like to celebrate with you and join in the activities in the village, please encourage them to come along.

Who will receive the prizes? 2018-05-15T15:37:16+00:00

We will award the top 3 teams who finish the race as well as the best supported team and most improved team from the 2017 race. Each of these teams will receive a trophy and a prize from our partners. Previous prizes have included sportswear, fitbits and restaurant vouchers.

We will also award a trophy and prize to the fastest lap time – male and female.

There are also some prizes up for grabs in the activity village for completing certain challenges or games.

Who gets a medal? 2017-05-17T09:47:53+00:00

Everyone who participates in the race will receive a medal upon completion.