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The Abu Dhabi Ladies Dash will take place on 5th February 2019 in Abu Dhabi.
We are currently securing a brand new venue for ladies to enjoy outdoor healthy activities in private. Last year’s Dash took place at Al Bateen Ladies Beach.
Registration will be from 4.00pm. All participants who are racing MUST arrive before 5.15pm.
The activity village will be open from 4.00pm until 10.00pm.
The race will start at 6.45pm.
There will be ample car parking available at the venue for participants and spectators. Simply follow the directional signs.
The Ladies 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, fun games and challenges, health and wellness activities, information on healthy eating and nutrition, and sample different healthy food.
There will be a main stage with a schedule of events taking place throughout the evening including a zumba class, crossfit showcases and motivational speeches.
For children, we have a playground and activities, which will be managed by qualified staff, so you can leave the children in safe hands and join in the sports!
There will also be food and drink available to purchase onsite.
Please wear comfortable active/sports wear – trainers, leggings or jogging pants and a t-shirt. It is a strictly ladies only event including all event and support staff.
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. If you would like to wear fancy dress, that is also fine. We will have a prize for the best dressed team!
Ladies taking part in the relay race need to register at the venue between 4.00pm and 5.15pm.
Race pack collection will take place on the day of the event. Once you have registered, you can go to the collection point to receive your race bag.
Whilst running in the relay race, each person must wear their number. Failure to have this may lead to team disqualification.
Upon registering as either a team or individually 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.
The race will finish at approximately 7.30pm.
The prize ceremony will take place at 8.00pm and the event will close at 10.00pm.
We will award the top 3 teams who finish the 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 individual lap time, the best supported team and the best dressed team!
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. However please note that this is a strictly ladies only event and any male over the age of eight years will not be allowed in.
No. This is a strictly ladies only event and any male over the age of eight years will not be allowed in.
The venue is completely private.