There is something magical about running; after a certain distance, it transcends the body. Then a bit further, it transcends the mind. A bit further yet, and what you have before you, laid bare, is the soul.”
Every time I run it's with the mindset that if I die at this race, it's OK."
I run because if I didn’t, I’d be sluggish and glum and spend too much time on the couch. I run to breathe the fresh air. I run to explore. I run to escape the ordinary. I run…to savor the trip along the way. Life becomes a little more vibrant, a little more intense. I like that.”
Never underestimate the power that one good workout can have on your mind. Keeping the dream alive is half the battle.”
The world is actually full of challenges and we need to challenge ourselves. I took a challenge to run that fast. It consumes a lot of energy especially mentally. But I took myself and accepted to be challenged and I challenged the time.”
⚠️ UPDATE: JADCS Half Marathon & 10km 2020
We know you have been waiting for this race! We are just as sad as you to announce the postponement of the 19th edition of Johnson Arabia Dubai Creek Striders Half Marathon which was scheduled to take place on 4 December 2020.
Health and safety of our runners, their supporters and volunteers is our top priority. This, together with ensuring a top-class event experience, is the reason we have decided it would be in everyone’s best interest to postpone the race till the new year.
Don’t despair! We are here for you! We will soon release details of the virtual edition of this race on the same day (4 Dec).
Keep an eye on our social channels on how you can stay active, safe and participate in this event. #TheRunMustGoOn