Tough Mudder announced as main event of Dubai Fitness Challenge’s Final Weekend
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 September 2019: For the first time ever, world-renowned obstacle course challenge Tough Mudder is partnering with Dubai Fitness Challenge and will be the main event of the challenge’s final weekend.
Taking place at Dubai Festival City on 15th November 2019, Tough Mudder is the perfect challenge to set yourself to end the year on a high. In line with Dubai Festival City’s goal of creating a holistic destination that focuses on health and lifestyle events, the Tough Mudder course will make its debut at Dubai Festival City this November, and will be full of best-in-the-industry obstacles and challenges.
Tickets are now available at www.toughmudder.ae with a special discount of AED 75 per adult on all adult tickets purchased before 30th September 2019.
A unique experience that will test your toughness whilst putting a smile on your face, Tough Mudder is a brilliant team challenge for all ages, and now you can take your pick from four different course routes.
Tough Mudder 5k includes 13+ obstacles on a 5km route, Tough Mudder Classic hosts 25+ obstacles on a 10km route and brand new for this year, Tougher Mudder – a timed, competitive race - will take place on the Tough Mudder Classic route but with prizes for the fastest times logged. Kids can also join in the fun with Mini Mudder, a 1.6km course route for five to 13-year olds.
Organised by Sabco Sports in partnership with Tough Mudder Inc. and Dubai Festival City, this fun obstacle challenge is designed around the values of courage, personal accomplishment, teamwork and fun. Whether you are a fitness fanatic, adrenaline junkie, looking to take on a new challenge, or wanting to sign up with a team for a team building exercise to remember, it’s time to join Mudder Nation!
Tough Mudder UAE will present both new and signature obstacles this year that include; Black Widow (a series of 30’ long elevated tightropes suspended over water) and Leap of Faith (commit to clearing a 6’ water-filled gap, then grab tight to the hanging rope net and don’t let go), whilst Pyramid Scheme, Mud Mile and Everest 2.0 will be amongst the fan favourites that make a welcome return to the Dubai Festival City course.
Nic Cartwright, Sabco Sports said: “We couldn’t be more excited to partner with the Dubai Fitness Challenge and be a part of the movement that encourages Dubai to become the most active city in the world. Tough Mudder is all about having fun with exercise and working with a team to overcome challenges so it is the perfect event for the final weekend of the 30x30 challenge which is based on these beliefs too.”
Samer Zabian, Director - Residential & Commercial Property, Al Futtaim Group Real Estate added: “Dubai Fitness Challenge has become a renowned event in Dubai’s calendar. It lives by its promise of making the entire city active for 30 days. Dubai Festival City has been the hub for the opening carnival and we are back again with a promise of being bigger and better. This year, in addition to the entire destination being active for 30 days, visitors and residents can also participate and test their teamwork at the biggest Tough Mudder celebration, in association with Sabco Sports and Tough Mudder Inc, as part of the closing weekend of the 30 x 30 Fitness Challenge.”
For more information, or to sign up to participate please visit https://toughmudder.ae/
Tough Mudder UAE is supported by Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority, Dubai Fitness Challenge, Gold’s Gym, Just Play, Futuro, Mai Dubai, Jannah Hotels & Resorts, Adventure HQ, Dubai 92, Jeep, Toyo Tires and LifeBalance.