Endurance Sports Services are proud to introduce the FIRST Edition of Kalba Half Marathon taking place on Friday 29th October 2021 – The biggest running event in the eastern coast of the UAE! The race will be held in Kalba new Corniche Street and will suit beginner and more advanced athletes. This is a great racecourse to achieve your personal best time!
The run is open to people of all fitness abilities, you can choose from the half marathon distance 21.1km, or one of the alternative distances, 10km, 5km or 2.5km.
So far, COVID-19 PCR test is required from all participants, visit us later to check any update. The organisers will email all participants with more details prior the event.
Athletes have the option to protect fees for unforeseen and outside of control cancellations.
Online payments related to canceled and rescheduled events; e.g. registrations, donations, and purchases are outlined and governed by the Terms of Service and Returns & Refunds policies.
These payments are non-refundable and at the discretion of the event organiser.
The current extraordinary circumstances are beyond the control of athletes and organisers. Therefore this event is subject to refunds as follows:
– For refunds related to canceled events, we will contact you and issue a refund automatically.
– For refunds related to rescheduled events, we will contact you with the new date and time ASAP. In case you can’t make the event, refunds will be done upon request.
– Store purchases are excluded from refunds.
– All refunds are subject to a 15% administration fee.
RACE PACK COLLECTION
From Sunday 24 to Wednesday 27 October 2021, organisers will update all participants with timing and location later.
On race day at the venue from 5:15AM – 6:15AM.
COURSE / TRACK / CIRCUIT
Difficulty level – Easy
Support stations – Refreshment and support stations available along the route.
Highlights – There will be short race briefings. Please always listen carefully to the announcements as any last-minute changes will be addressed. All entrants will be given specific arrival and start window times to the event and venue for event personnel management.
Medical Services – Registered Nurse and / or Emergency Medical services present.
TIMING & CERTIFICATION
Timing: Automated timing
Certificate: Electronic certificates for every one
Medals: Finisher & Finalists medals
Also Included: Photo Service / Refreshments / T-shirt
Things sometime happen that are beyond our control, especially today with the current Covid-19 situation. So we have partnered with worldwide event insurance specialists Protecht to give you extra peace of mind.
Once you have selected you ticket(s) and clicked the BUY button you will be taken to the checkout where you will be able to purchase insurance, all you need to do is click the select button and you are now covered.
If you scroll to the bottom of the page you will see an interactive map showing all the available hotels situated close to the Kalba Half Marathon. Simply click on any of them for more details.
Please see Schedule listed below
- October 29, 2021 05:01Al Fajer Prayer
- October 29, 2021 05:15Late BIB Collection Start
- October 29, 2021 06:20Sunrise
- October 29, 2021 06:30Half Marathon Start
- October 29, 2021 06:4010km Race Start
- October 29, 2021 06:455km Race Start
- October 29, 2021 06:502.5km Race Start
- October 29, 2021 07:30Other Distances Award Ceremony (10km, 5km, 2.5km)
- October 29, 2021 08:30Half Marathon Awards Ceremony
- October 29, 2021 09:30Cut Off Time
Kalba (Arabic: كَلْبَاء, romanized: Kalbāʾ) is a city in the Emirate of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is an exclave of Sharjah lying on the Gulf of Oman coast north of Oman. Khor Kalba (Kalba Creek), an important nature reserve and mangrove swamp, is located south of the town by the Omani border.
The race will be held in Kalba new Corniche Street and will suit beginner and more advanced athletes. This is a great racecourse to achieve your personal best time!