In Pictures: Arada team members take part in the Dubai Marathon

28 January 2019

Arada team members took part in the 2019 edition of the Dubai Marathon, an annual event held in the city’s scenic Jumeirah district. A total of 39 Arada employees participated in this year’s event which included the full 42km Marathon route, the 10km Road Race route, and the 4km Fun Run.

The 20th edition of the event, sponsored by Standard Chartered, was held on January 25, 2019, under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and under the aegis of the Dubai Sports Council.

The majority of Arada team members were awarded medals for completing the 10km Road Race route which began at 8:30 am, while others crossed the full 42km Marathon finish line with a 7:00 am start, with a few team members opting for the 10:30 am 4km Fun Run.

One of the largest sporting events in the UAE and the region, the Dubai Marathon aims to promote healthy living and enjoyment of physical activities in the country and the wider region.

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