A. The Emirates NBD Unity Run is an inclusive un- timed 3 km walk and 10 km run to celebrate unity in diversity. People of all abilities, backgrounds and ages will participate celebrating the wonderful diversity in the UAE. Participants from all walks of life are welcomed; fully abled, partially abled, visually and physically impaired. All proudly wearing the UAE colours on their race pack T Shirts. The Emirates NBD Unity Run is about celebrating life with friends and family. It's not about the time it takes, but the fun along the way. A coming together of people, making memories and all finishing winners.
A. The Emirates NBD Unity Run proudly supports two exceptional centres of excellence for children and young adults with disabilities,
Al Noor Centre for Persons with Disabilities and Senses Centre.
Both centres offer the best professional services in purpose built facilities, they are both outstanding examples of best practice.
The Emirates NBD Unity Run also supports Emirates Red Crescent who are leaders in worldwide humanitarian work.
A. The Emirates NBD Unity Run will be held on Friday 24th November in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
• 3km Walk/Run
• 10km Run
A. People of all abilities are welcomed and encouraged to participate.
Entry for people with disabilities is completely free of charge.
Participants may walk run or use wheel chairs.
A. We welcome ‘buddies’ and they too may participate for free.
We have an active volunteer program with volunteers offering to be buddies.
On the day we can match buddies to participants if required.
A. You may appoint a representative to pick the Race Pack on your behalf. Your representative must present a completed and signed copy of your confirmation slip and a photocopy of your Identity Card (e.g., Emirates ID) or passport in order to pick up your Race Pack.
If you are a minor registrant (anyone below the age of 18), your representative must also submit a signed parental guidance form.
A. Registration closes on 20th November 2017 or when The Emirates NBD Unity Run capacity is full. Register early to avoid any disappointment.
A. You will receive a confirmation email upon successful registration and payment.
A. 3 km Run/ Walk will start at 8 am
A. 10 km Run will start at 8.30 am
*All participants are advised to arrive 1 hour prior to the run flag-off time.
A. The Emirates NBD Unity Run will start and finish at the pineapple building in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
There will be two marked distances, 3km and 10km.
Route Map: http://unityrun.ae/route-map.html
A. Baggage deposit will be made available to all runners. Runners are advised to arrive in sufficient time to deposit their bags to avoid delays. More details will be released via the event website at a later date.
While maximum care and security will be enforced, the Organizer will not be responsible for any loss or damaged items and delays in retrieving belongings. Participants who choose to leave items at the baggage deposit may do soat their own risk.
A. strollers are allowed, as well as wheelchairs.
A. Yes. Participants can refresh themselves with water provided at the Al Ain Water hydration stations along the race route.
A. There are lots of good locations around the course. Please refer to The Emirates NBD Unity Run map to plan your viewing.
A. If you can't find the answer to your question in the above or on the web site, please get in touch through our contact page.