Nike announce 'We Run Dubai' 10k race

Nike announce 'We Run Dubai' 10k race

The global brand brings the concept to the Middle East for a second time

Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and the Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, Nike Middle East has announced that the We Run Dubai 10k race will take place on December 19 in Downtown Dubai

Come 7:30 am in Downtown Dubai on December 19, the We Run Dubai marks will be set.

A 10k long race, which comes as part of the global Nike 'We Run Series' – currently hosted by 14 cities across Europe, Latin America, and Asia, this is the second time it Dubai has played host city, as announced by the brand today.

Nike's 'We Run Dubai' race details are announced

"One of our roles as the Sports Council is to promote the sports culture in Dubai," commented Dr. Ahmad Al Sharif, Secretary General, Dubai Sports Council (DSC). "We are very pleased to partner with Nike for 'We Run Dubai' this year as it offers a fantastic opportunity for everyone in the region to include sport in their lifestyle and challenge themselves to become better athletes."

Through its products, services and communities, Nike aims to motivate runners and help push them to their limits and in the lead up to race day, runners of all levels can receive personalised training journeys by joining Nike+, the world's largest running app community, which brings together more than 20 million members from across the world. 

Nike's 'We Run Dubai' race details are announced

Ever-innovative, Nike also holds ongoing Nike+ Run Clubs (N+RC) across Dubai, encouraging runners of all levels to find inspiration and motivation from others:

  • Fridays at 7am at Burj Park Downtown Dubai
  • Sundays at 7pm at Palm Jumeirah Track
  • Tuesdays at 7pm at DIFC at the Gate Building 


We Run Dubai takes place at 7:30am on December 19 at Downtown Dubai. Registration is open until December 6. Visit for more information. 

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