The Emirates NBD Unity Run is a community event that aims to promote inclusion of persons with disabilities in education, workplace and every day life. As well as promoting over all awareness of those with disabilities, it also supports a number of specialist training centres.
The Emirates NBD Unity Run is un – timed 3km walk and 10km run that includes participants of all abilities and ages, encouraging persons with disabilities to participate. It is a fun family event with participants of all nationalities coming together, waving the UAE flag in unity and the spirit of inclusiveness.
The Emirates NBD Unity Village, along side The Emirates NBD Unity Run is a mix of entertainment, retail and food and beverage outlets. It attracts participants, supporters and spectators enjoying the carnival atmosphere at the stunning pineapple building in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
The Emirates NBD Unity Run supports the ‘My Community’ initiative launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council that aims to transform Dubai to a disability-friendly city by 2020.
The Emirates NBD Unity Run 2017 is a combined 3 km walk and 10 km run, open to all ages and all abilities.
Participants below 18 years of age, must obtain parent’s/guardian’s consent to participate.
Please note that Under-12 year old’s (as of 30th November 2017) have to be accompanied by one adult.
Stroller runners must consist of one adult with a child in a stroller.
Registration and payment can only be done online through Platinum List.
Registration date TBA
AED 165 Adults, AED 100 for youth; 7 to 17 years.
Free entry for disabled participants and youth 6 years and under.
All entrants will be required to agree to the terms and conditions of The Emirates NBD Unity Run 2017 in order to participate.
Waivers must be agreed online to complete the registration process.
There will be NO registrations on the run day.
No refunds for participants who do not eventually take part in the event for whatever reason
Transfer of run entries to another party is STRICTLY prohibited
The run kit will include a running T shirt and wristbands in the colours of the UAE flag.
Al Noor Training Centre for Persons with Disabilities [AL BARSHA]
Date: 19th, 20th, 21st and 22nd November 2017
Time: 7.00 am to 3.00 pm
NO RUN KIT COLLECTION ON RACE DAY.
You may collect a run kit for another participant, however please bring along their passport copy or emirates ID copy and confirmation receipt.
Certificates will be distributed to all participants at the finish line on the event day.
The organizers reserve the right to delay the commencement of the race or cancel in the event of unfavorable weather conditions. In the event of weather conditions or a natural disaster resulting in the postponement or cancellation of The Emirates NBD Unity Run, there will be no refund and the organizers shall not be held responsible for any claims whatsoever in any form made by any individual or parties concerned.
The organizers reserves the right to use any photograph (including those of participants), motion pictures, recordings, or any other media records of the event taken before, during and after the event, for any legitimate purpose including commercial advertising and distribution to sponsors.
Participants must have read and understood the rules and regulations regarding participation in The Emirates NBD Unity Run. All participants are required to agree to the terms and conditions in order to participate in the Run.
Participants or their heirs, executors & administrators, release and forever discharge the organizers, their partners, sponsors, staff and officials of all liabilities, claims, actions, damages, costs or expenses which participants may have against them, arising out of a participant's participation in this event, including travel to and from this event and including all injuries that may be suffered by the participant before, during and after The Emirates NBD Unity Run. Participants must understand that this indemnity includes any claims based on negligence, action or inaction of any of the above parties. Participants attest that they are sufficiently physically fit to compete safely in The Emirates NBD Unity Run and have not been advised otherwise by a qualified medical professional.