Dubai Fitness Challenge IS still coming, but the dates have been changed.
Now, the city wide fitness challenge will take place from October 26 until November 24.
Residents and tourists of all ages and fitness abilities are invited to get involved to help Dubai become the most active city in the world. Thousands of classes, new fitness villages and big scale fitness events…
Are you ready?!
30 minutes of exercise for 30 days straight
This year there’ll be five themed villages running for 26 days and a total of 3,000 classes and 40 fitness events including Dubai International Triathlon, The Color Run and Yogafest (more info here) taking place throughout the month….try to keep up!
Want to join free classes? Find a fitness village near you
5. DIFC Fitness Village
At the DIFC fitness village you’ll find 300 free fitness classes and anyone is welcome to use the Technogym equipment… time to dust off your runners and give the interactive bikes, treadmills and high-tech golf simulators a go!
4. DMCC Park Fitness Village
400 free classes at the DMCC Park Fitness Village (find this in JLT) along with football, volleyball and basketball tournaments.
Also plenty to do for families with a Just Play Adrenaline Village, a gymnastics zone, one-on-one adults ninja warrior, acrobatics workshops and a bouldering zone.
3. Kite Beach Fitness Village
400 free fitness classes as well as a daily DFC Aqua class. There are also team sports for beach volleyball, cricket and soccer.
Swimmers, the big City Swim is happening on October 7 with distances ranging between 250m to 2500m and a 2km National Obstacle Course on the Arabian Gulf is open anyone over five years. All happening at Kite Beach!
2. Palm Jumeirah Fitness Village
More free fitness classes!
Find the main stage where 300 free fitness classes will take place. There’ll be pre and post-natal fitness classes, virtual fitness classes and running groups to conquer the picturesque Palm running track.
Also, don’t miss the Palm Jumeirah Glow Run, a 3.2km course with glow lighting, a virtual rainforest trip the whole family will love.
1. Al Khawaneej Walk Fitness Village
Come here to cycle! Clubs and newbies will congregate at Al Khawaneej Walk Fitness Village, all ages and abilities can try their hand on on Technogym bikes and the park gets lit every evening, so you can even enjoy night rides!