Dubai: A four-stage open water swimming series named City Swim will take place in the UAE between October 2016 and March 2017. More than 200 swimmers are expected for each event to be held in Dubai (October 8), Sharjah (November 26), Abu Dhabi (January 21) and Ajman (March 4). All swims will be classified into different age groups and distances varying from 250-metres to 2,500-metres to suit all abilities. For more information visit