Brace yourselves transport users, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has put together some seriously epic competitions open to all public transport users.
The competition marks Public Transport Day on November 1 and is in collaboration with Dubai Fitness Challenge.
What do you have to do? It’s simple. There are three competitions listed below and you can take part in one or all of them.
And with top prizes set at AED50,000, you’ve got nothing to lose. Here’s what you need to know:
1) Riding public transport using nol Card from 23 October to 1 November
(The two most frequent users who collect the maximum number of points will be crowned the winners and each will receive AED 50,000.)
2) A public transport race on November 1
Teams will have to use the metro, tram, public bus, and marine transport stations stopping for exercises throughout and collecting stamps as you go.
First prize AED 50,000, second prize AED 30,000, and third will get AED 15,000, per team.
3) Golden Runner competition between October 23 and November 1
“Participants have to follow the social networking sites to locate the Golden Runner who will visit three RTA stations daily. Winners will receive wearable e-prizes (Fitbits) as well as Apple watches and iPhone 8” – Moaza Al Marri, Director of RTA’s Marketing and Corporate Communication.