Mushrif XC Run


02 Nov ’18   |  01 Feb ’19 |   22 March ’19

15km, 10km, 5km, 3km, 1.5km

8am start, Mushrif Park, Dubai, UAE

Running on tree lined sandy roads and tracks, stretches of grassed lawns and a little on the wild side, enjoy nature at its pre dawn best as you head off road, X – Country through Mushrif Park. From advanced to fun runners, young or experienced, run or walk the distances. Music, refreshments, parents & children running together and a community feel is what makes this race special. Discount on Family Entries. Lots of Parking close to Start / Finish line.

Race 3 on 22 March 2019 will feature a 21km Half Marathon distance – so build yourself up over the series to conquer natures course!


Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Entry Fees: per competitor per race

  • Adults (19yrs & over): AED175/-
  • Juniors (18yrs & under): AED125/-
  • 1.5km (12yrs & under): AED90/-
  • Discounts are offered for families of 3 or more consisting of parents and children. Email for the family discount code.
  • There is NO on the day registration.
  • Any participants cancelling their participation after the closing date or who is a “no-show” on the day of the race will not receive a refund.
  • In the unfortunate event of the race having to have to be cancelled due to weather or venue issues, the credit / refund policy of online entries through online entry providers will apply or you can have your entry carried over to any other Super Sports organised race.
  • Enter your Club, Company or Team – more than 10 runners get a group discount. Contact for more information. 

Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Entry Fee includes:

  • Electronic Timing
  • T-shirt
  • Finishers Medal
  • Muffin & fruit juice or coffee/tea
  • Downloadable Certificate
  • Fruits and Refreshments

Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Entries close:

Tuesday at midnight before the respective race. There is NO on the day registration.

Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Race Day Program:


Individual Races:
07h30 – Race Check In Opens
08h00 – Race Check In closes for all distances

08h00 – 15km Race Starts
08h05 – 10km Race Starts
08h10 – 5km Race Starts
08h15 – 3km & 1.5km Race Starts

09h30 – Prize Giving

Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Categories &  Age Groups:

  • Age Groups are calculated as per your age on day of the race 
  • Male and Female categories for all age groups
  • 15km – male and female – Under 30 years, 30 to 39 years, 40 to 49 years, 50 years & Over
  • 10km – male and female – Under 19 years, 19 to 29 years, 30 to 39 years, 40 to 49 years, 50years & Over
  • 5km – male and female – Under 19 years, 19 to 29 years, 30 to 39 years, 40 to 49 years, 50 years & Over
  • 3km – male and female – Under 13 years, 13 to 15 years, 16 to 18 years, 19 years & Over
  • 1.5km – male and female – Under 9 years, 9 to 12 years

Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Rules & Regulations:

  • You will have till 09h00 to complete the race you entered.
  • You must have your run number visible on the front of your body or race clothing and keep it visible at all time when on the run course.
  • Your upper body must be covered at all times during of the race.
  • Shoes are compulsory.
  • No form of locomotion other than running, walking or crawling is allowed.
  • Parents wishing to run with their children – aged 12 years and under – may do so free of charge but will not receive a race time or position.

Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Race Numbers:

  • You’ll receive your race data via email on Wednesday at 2pm.
  • Your race data consists of your race number, first & last names, your age category, and the event you have entered.
  • Please check these and email us as soon as possible ( so that we may correct your details. This enables us to get the results out more quickly since we will have the correct data in the timing system.
  • You can collect your number bib and timing chip on the morning of the race at Race Check In. This is why Race Check In is open from 07h30.
  • If you know your race number before you leave home it will speed up race pack collection for you, otherwise all race numbers are displayed on the board at Race Check In. When receiving your race pack, please double-check that you have been given the correct race number at Race Check In.
  • Please check that all your data which is printed on the label of the race pack envelope is correct. This includes your name, age category, gender and distance and in the event of there being any errors, please let us know immediately.
  • Only our timing chips will be recognised by our timing system. If you are wearing a chip that we did not give you then you will not get any results.
  • Depending on the race, your timing chip may be part of the race bib, or you may be given a neoprene and velcro band with the chip to wear on your ankle.
  • Please read the race briefing and listen to the briefing on race day too.

Race Number Collection on Race Day:

  • Bibs can be collected from Race Check In on the day.
  • Once you know your race number, proceed directly to the Bib collection desk and collect your bib.

Water Stations:

  • These will be supplied by the organisers.
  • There are 3 stations on the run course as well as at the finish line, where fruit is also available.

End of Race Procedures:

  • When crossing the finish line, please keep moving through the finish chute then you will receive your finishers medal.
  • Please check the ipads in the race village for your race finish time, this helps us to check that your result has been recorded.
  • Return your race number and timing chip to designated marshal or collection box.
  • Prize Giving will follow as soon as possible once all athletes are finished.

Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Prize Giving:

  • The prize presentation will take place after the cut-off time and once all results have been checked.
  • The final results will be posted online on the Race Results page of this website, after the event has finished and all the results have been checked.
  • Trophies for Overall top 3 per distance, male and female.
  • Medals for Age Group top 3 per distance, male and female.
  • You cannot win an overall prize and your age group prize.


Mushrif Park X-Country Run Series Hashtags:

#SuperSportsEvents #Running #XCountryRunning #TrailRunning #DubaiFitness #DubaiSportsCouncil #SuperSportsUAE

Race Director:

Warren van der Merwe

For Information & Enquiries:

Super Sports Events
Phone: +971 50 164 6967