Health and Wellness

XDubai Spartan Race

XDubai Spartan Race hosted the first ever Middle East Championship event on November 10, 2017.

Dubai Desert Warrior Challenge 2017

The Desert Warrior Challenge was held in the iconic Dubai Land District!!! Arabian Radio Networks employee took off on the region’s most adrenaline-fuelled and exhilarating obstacle course. They managed to overcome plenty of obstacles with their strength of body and mind! Moment of proudness. 

Dubai Holding Burj Al Arab Swim

Dubai Holding Burj Al Arab Swim has set against a magnificent backdrop and is the only chance to swim around the iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Hundreds of participants of all abilities participated in 1600 meters or 800 meters swim in this fun-filled community event with an emphasis on health and fitness. Organized by Wild Wadi in partnership with Jumeirah …

Dubai Holding SkyRun 2017

Dubai Holding SkyRun is a charitable run up the 52 floors, 1334 steps, 265 meters of the prestigious Jumeirah Emirates Towers Offices.

Sandstorm UAE’s largest obstacle race

Sandstorm is set across 5km and 10km distances through four terrains – rock, sand, water and mud with more than 30 unique obstacles that blend perfectly into a backdrop of sand dunes, lakes, greenery and wildlife right in the heart of Dubai’s desert landscape.

Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon

It was a clean sweep by Ethiopia at this year’s Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon. Ethiopian Tamirat Tola won the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon in a course record time of 2 hours, 4 minutes, while the women’s race was won by Ethiopia’s Worknesh Degefa Debele in a time of 2 hours, 22 minutes.


September 2016, the Aljalila Foundation started a campaign to raise funds and awareness for individuals without limbs. The Mount Kilimanjaro Charity Climb was chosen as the challenge and City1016 was a part of this with their “City1016 Healthy you Healthy Me Healthy UAE” initiative and Sid represented the station. This is his journey …

The first race of 2017 Bloomberg Square Mile Relay

The first race of 2017 Bloomberg Square Mile Relay global series took place on Wednesday 8th February.Some of Dubai’s biggest business took part in the battle to receive the coveted title of “fastest Firm in the City” Over 74 companies across Dubai took part in the 1.6km route

XDubai Spartan Race

XDubai Spartan Race presented by Etisalat, returned for 2016 at Mleiha, Sharjah on Friday, November 18th. With three different distances, including the Spartan Junior 1.5km; the Spartan Sprint – a 5+ km with 20+ obstacles; and for the 1st time the Spartan Beast – a 20+ km packed with more than 30 obstacles, there was something for everyone.