In its 13th year, the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon will be held on 20th of January, 2017, under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and staged under the aegis of the Dubai Sports Council.
This event is one of the first sporting events on the city’s calendar, occurring this time in early January and taking advantage of the cooler winter temperatures.
The Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon is expected to see more than 30,000 runners compete across the full marathon distance, the popular 10km event and the 4km Fun Run.
The Dubai Marathon has become bigger and better each year, attracting many local and global sponsors.
This year the Dubai Marathon is supported by the Dubai Sports Council, adidas, Dubai Eye 103.8FM, Sport 360, Oasis Drinking Water, Dubai Holding, Dubai Police and the RTA.
Venue: Umm Suqeim Road, Dubai