Get Ready for the Standard Chartered Marathon

A grand prize awaits the winner!
ByDeepa NarwaniSunday , 08 January 2017
Get Ready for the Standard Chartered Marathon
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Great news for fitness lovers! The Standard Chartered marathon is returning to Dubai this month.

The marathon is back for the 13th year, and is scheduled to be held on Friday, January 20. Reportedly, almost 30,000 runners will be participating in the event to compete for the US$250,000 prize money in both male and female categories.

The 4km fun run for families will start from Al Wasl Road. While the start and finish lines for both the 10km and 42.5km races will be located on King Salman bin Abdulaziz AlSaud Street opposite Madinat Jumeirah, according to reports.

The 4km run is the perfect opportunity to get your family together and make the most of this good weather! 

INFO: Dhs440 (full marathon), Dhs275 (10km) and Dhs183 (4km)

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