10km  |  5km  |  2.5km

8am Start, Maryam Island Sales Centre, Sharjah

Join us for a brand new run location with unprecedented scenic views in a serene environment. Try out the 10k or 5k for the more seasoned runners otherwise families can join the 2.5k. Music, plenty of aid stations and a real community feel will make this a day to remember! Only AED50 per person and receive electronic chip timing, downloadable certificate, medal, t-shirt and refreshments. Maryam Island is the latest addition to Sharjah’s burgeoning tourism sector. Located in the heart of downtown Sharjah overlooking the Arabian Gulf, offers runners a new waterfront venue and setting for this run!

Entries close the Tuesday before the race or when sold out as only 300 slots are available.

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Saturday, 07 December 2019

Maryam Island Run: Venue

Corniche Street, Al Khan
Near The New Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry
United Arab Emirates

Maryam Island Run Entry Fee: per competitor per race

  • AED50 per person
  • Only 300 places available.
  • There is NO on the day registration.
  • 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 the next race organised at the same venue.

Maryam Island Run Entry Fee includes:

  • Electronic Timing
  • Race Branded T-Shirt
  • Finishers Medal
  • Downloadable Certificate
  • Fruits and Refreshments

Maryam Island Run Entries Close:

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

Maryam Island Run Race Day Program:


07h00 – Race Check In Opens
07h50 – Race Check In Closes for all distances
07h55 – Race Briefing
08h00 – 10km Race Starts
08h05 – 5km Race Starts
08h10 – 2.5km Race Starts
09h15 – 2.5km Prize Giving
09h30 – 5km Prize Giving
09h45 – 10km Prize Giving
10h00 – Cut off time for all races

Maryam Island Run Age Groups & Categories:

  • Age Groups are calculated as per your age on race day
  • Male and Female categories for all age groups
  • 10km – male and female – 0 – 18 years, 19 – 29 years, 30 – 39 years, 40 – 49 years, 50 years+
  • 5km – male and female – 0 – 18 years, 19 – 29 years, 30 – 39 years, 40 – 49 years, 50 years+
  • 2.5km – male and female – 0 – 8 years, 9 – 12 years, 13 – 18 years, 19 years+

Maryam Island Run Rules & Regulations:

  • You will have 2 hours 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.
  • Stick to the right hand side of the run route

Maryam Island Run Race Numbers:

  • You’ll receive your race data via email on Wednesday at midday.
  • Your race data consists of your race number, first & last names, your age category, and the event you have entered.
  • Please check these and if there are any errors, email us as soon as possible ( so that we may correct your details, otherwise it may lead to incorrect race results and the wrong runners receiving prizes at prize giving.
  • Race Pack collection is on the morning of the race at Race Check In which opens at 07h00.
  • 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.
  • Please read the race briefing and listen to the briefing on race day too.

Water Stations:

These will be supplied by the organisers. There are 2 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.
  • Hand your race number with timing chip in at the T-Shirt stand and collect your free shirt.
  • You will be given your snack voucher once you have left the finish chute. Proceed to the counter and collect your muffin and fruit juice or coffee/ tea.
  • Prize Giving will follow as soon as possible once all athletes are finished.

 Prize Giving:

  • The prize presentation will take place as per the Race Day Schedule.
  • 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.
  • Finishers medals will be awarded to all who finish each race as they cross the finish line.
  • Medals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places, Overall, and also per Age Group, will be awarded per race.
  • You cannot win an overall prize and your age group prize.


Maryam Island Run Hashtags:

#SuperSportsEvents #MaryamIsland #Running #SharjahFitness

#SharjahSportsCouncil #MaryamIslandRun

Race Director:

Warren van der Merwe

For Information & Enquiries:

Super Sports Events