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Ajman Duathlon set for October 1

Ajman Tourism to hold Ajman Duathlon on October 1

AJMAN, September 28, 2023

Ajman Department of Tourism Development (ADTD) has announced the upcoming fourth edition of the Ajman Duathlon, scheduled to take place at Al Safia Park, Ajman, on October 1, 2023.

Organised by Endurance Sports Services, the event combines running and cycling, allowing participants of various age groups and fitness levels to select distances that align with their capabilities.

The event offers a diverse array of categories that includes professionals, amateurs, and even children. These categories include the Long Distance (10 km run - 40 km bike - 5 km run), Sprint Distance (5 km run - 20 km bike - 2.5 km run), Super Sprint (2.5 km run - 10 km bike - 2.5 km run), and Junior Super Sprint (1.5 km run – 10 km bike - 1.5 km run).

Registration is open until September 29, 2023.

Mahmood Khaleel Alhashmi, Director General of the Ajman Department of Tourism Development, emphasised the vital role such sporting events play in fostering social cohesion among diverse segments of society, aligning with Ajman's comprehensive tourism objectives.

Furthermore, Alhashmi highlighted the department's commitment to synergising sporting, cultural, and heritage events as part of its broader strategy to elevate Ajman as a prominent tourist destination on both local and global scales.

He noted that these efforts manifest in a dynamic annual calendar featuring a variety of events that captivate audiences and enhance cultural exchange.

ADTD is collaborating with several sports and volunteer groups to organise this grand sporting event. Partnerships include Saudi German Hospital as the gold sponsor of the event, along with Gulfa Water, the official hydration sponsor. It also acknowledged the generous support of Ajman Police, Ajman Municipality & Planning Department, Infinity Fitness Club, CYKL Garage Zayed Knights team, and Sharjah Triathlon. – TradeArabia News Service




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