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The 2017 Abu Dhabi Dash will take place on Tuesday 24th October. The venue will be announced in August 2017.
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 10pm. The race will start at 6.30pm.
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 activities in the village where you can experience different sports and fitness activities, silly fun sports day races, health and wellness activities including meal prep, nutrition speeches and sample different healthy food. There will be a main stage where we have a schedule of events taking place throughout the evening including a Zuma class, Crossfit showcases and motivational speeches.
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.
Please wear comfortable active/sports wear i.e. 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.
The car parking information will be announced with the venue in August 2017.
Teams need to register at the venue between 4.30pm and 5.15pm.
Race pack collection will take place prior to the race and your team captain will be responsible for collecting the team packs.
Whilst running, each team must have their number and their timing chip. 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.
There will be restrooms and changing facilities available at the venue.
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.
We will award the top 3 teams who finish the race as well as the best supported team and most improved team from the 2016 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.