The third edition of the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon will take place on November 26, 2021 as registration begins with a series of early bird offers.
The organizer, the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) and the sponsor of the racing title, the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), announced today that the event will be followed by strict safety precautions to protect the health and well-being of participants and spectators The event will take place Postponement of the 2020 race due to Covid-19.
Held ahead of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) golden anniversary, the 2021 ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon will celebrate the nation’s journey and achievements while cementing Abu Dhabi’s growing reputation as a world-class sports destination. As the title sponsor, the marathon reaffirms ADNOC’s commitment to improving the health and wellbeing of the community as the company continues to support the UAE’s efforts to promote healthy lifestyles and achieve UN Goal # 3 for sustainable development.
HE Aref Al Awani, General Secretary of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, said: “After the success of the second edition of the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon in 2019, which attracted more than 16,500 runners from the United Arab Emirates and overseas, we look forward to to welcome all runners back this November to compete in the various routes on offer. The health and safety of the public remains our number one priority and we are confident that the third edition will be another great day.
“Abu Dhabi is in the process of upgrading the Covid-19 recovery period to become one of the safest destinations in the world in terms of precautionary measures in dealing with the current pandemic that has contributed significantly to making the UAE a number of the world’s sporting events Time. “
As preparations for the marathon intensify, ADSC is working closely with relevant government agencies to prioritize the health and wellbeing of all participants and spectators to ensure a successful event.
Yaser Saeed Al Mazrouei, ADNOC’s Upstream Executive Director, said, “ADNOC continues to place great emphasis on promoting healthy and active lifestyles. Our title sponsorship of the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon as well as other sporting initiatives such as our partnership with TrainYAS and the Daily Mile embody this commitment and our role at the center of the social fabric of our community.
“This year’s event will be very special as it gives the entire community a unique opportunity to safely celebrate as we celebrate the UAE’s golden anniversary year. In addition to a training and support program, race tracks of 2.5 km, 5 km, 10 km, a marathon relay and a full marathon are available. We therefore recommend everyone to take part in an exciting marathon and an unforgettable multicultural experience. “
Register now to benefit from an early bird discount and start your marathon journey today with free weekly training events at TrainYAS
The places for the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon 2021 are strictly limited due to the Covid-19 restrictions. Interested persons are asked to register at the following address: https: // www.
If you register in May, you will also receive an early bird discount of 20 percent. After registration, runners will receive updates by email and announcements will be made through the official website and social media channels.
To ensure runners are well prepared for their chosen racing discipline, the hugely popular ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon training program will return in an expanded format with tailored sessions and fitness plans for runners of all categories. The free weekly sessions will take place on the Yas Marina Circuit as part of the ADNOC TrainYas series and will again be hosted by Youssef Rochdi, member of the USA Track & Field Association (USATF) and winner of several USATF long-distance championships.
Important information for athletes registered for the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon 2020
Runners who have registered to participate in the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon 2020 will be automatically registered for the 2021 event at no additional charge. No further action is required and runners will be contacted to confirm their participation.
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