In a world first, Dubai Sports Council in cooperation with Ski Dubai, have organised the first ‘DXB Snow Run’ which will see residents and visitors running 3km through the snow at Ski Dubai in the middle of a Dubai summer. The event takes place on 14 August.
The race involves competitors navigating five loops of Ski Dubai in -4 degrees – so, despite the temperature outside, everyone taking part is advised to dress warm!
The unique event is open for men and women aged 18 to 62, but in line with local covid related health guidelines, only 300 participants will be be able to take part.
As well as DXB Snow Run, Snow Week will feature a range of skiing and snowboarding competitions on August 14 and 15.