The most famous obstacle race is coming to Dubai! Unlike any other competitive race, the Spartan Race brings an unforgettable adventure, one that pushes competitors of all backgrounds and skill levels to their limits. The obstacles and course are designed to challenge the fittest athletes to their limits. You will only know at the finish line if you have what it takes to complete the endeavor.
Races are open to any persons; anyone can do it, and everyone should try! Obstacle races such as these are among the hottest trends in fitness right now. The early bird race is set for December 25; while the other race days will take place next year: January 31, February 19, followed by the Dubai Sprint UAE February 20, 2015. Interested participants can register today. (Those that do not want to partake in the event as individual runners can choose to create a team with a minimum of four people to join in on the excitement.)
The Spartan Race is sure to bring excitement to spectators and athletes alike. Unlike other obstacle races, the Spartan Race presents a wide range of options for different competitors’ skill levels. With course lengths of 3+miles (Sprint), 8+miles, (Super) and 12+miles (Beast), the race accommodates different fitness levels and training experience.
As with any fitness endeavor, one must be properly ready to compete and run a certain distance; in particular, this race requires stamina to wade through the mud, water, and signature obstacles that characterize the Spartan Race.
The event will challenge participants’ cardiovascular fitness and endurance level on a course designed to test the full spectrum of terrain types, with natural and man-made obstacles; competitors will tackle physical and mental challenges along the way. They will run, jump, crawl, climb and plunge mud, while getting dirty and exhausted testing their upper body, lower body, and overall core strength. It will be intense, but also fun!
it will cost anywhere from AED350 to 500 on race day for competitors. As for the race, it will be held at the Jebel Ali Racecourse, Al Barsha, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, with the first wave of contenders starting at 7:00am and others to be released every 15 minutes thereafter.
In addition to the adult races, there will also be a Spartan’s Junior Race (4-15 yrs.), which will cover up to 1.8 kilometers of obstacles so that the kids can also join in the fun.
To get the latest race information about the Spartan Race, be sure to visit DubaiBlog, which has become officially a digital media partner of the event and will take part in the race.