UAE runners encouraged to support special Olympians


If you like running, then here's a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for you.

UAE residents are being given the chance to run alongside athletes taking part in the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.

'Run Unified', organised by the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, will allow people to take part in 2.5, 6 and 11 km distances on Al Hudayriat Island, as well as the half marathon route, which is the official event for games competitors.

The event takes place on March 16 from 6:30 am and you can head to to register.

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