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Plan and train for running events as the marathon season begins in the UAE

From beginners to pros, there’s a challenge for everyone with these events

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  • Published: 17:00 August 16, 2013
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Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon
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  • The Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon 2014 will be held on January 24, 2014.


Dubai Road Runners 5k Iftar Challenge
When: September 18, 8pm
Where: Dubai Autodrome

Jones Lang LaSalle Super Sprint & Sprint Triathlon 2013
When: October 12, 7am
Where: Jebel Ali Golf Resort 

Saucony Half Marathon 2013
When: October 18, 6am
Where: Emirates Golf Club 

ABRaS Mina 10k Series Race
When: October 18, 7am. January 3 and March 28, 2014
Where: Mina Seyahi 

Urban Ultra Desert Stinker 2013
When: November 15, 7.30pm
Where: Bab Al Shams Desert Camp

Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon 2014
When: January 24, 2014
Where: Dubai

Energizer Night Rebel 2014
When: April 4, 2014, 8.30pm
Where: Dubai

Abu Dhabi

Aloft Runs For Children 2k charity run
When: September 20, 9am
Where: Adnec, Khaleej Al Arabi Street 

ADCB Zayed Sports City Pink 5&10k Run
When: October 11, 7am
Where: Zayed Sports City

Abu Dhabi Striders Half Marathon and 10k 2013
When: November 8, 6.30am (TBC)
Where: Yas Island

ADNIC Yas Run 2013
When: November 22, 2pm
Where: Yas Marina Circuit Grand Prix Start Line

Al Ain

Wadi Adventure Aquathon (swimming and running)
When: October 4, 7am
Where: Wadi Adventure 

Al Ain Amblers Half Marathon & 10k 2013
When: December 13, 7am
Where: Al Ain Rugby Club

Ras Al Khaimah

RAK Half Marathon 2014
When: February 14, 2014, 7am
Where: Next to Manar Mall 


Rookies Tri Camp (swimming, biking, running)
When: October 17, 6pm
Where: Dibba

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