Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) in collaboration with Al Qudra Sports Management organized Masfout Mountain Bike Challenge at Masfout mountains on Friday, 27 November 2020 that witnessed a participation of hundreds of cyclists. The Saudi German Hospital in Ajman provided medical care and support to all participants.
The race was held as a part of the community races launched by Ajman Tourism to reinforce Ajman’s position as a prominent sports and tourist destination, locally and internationally. Majid Albalushi came in the first place in the Emirati- men category of 28 km, Khuloud Al Dhaheri in Emirati- women, Michael Bang in the open category- men, and Ivana Kolaric in the open category-women. Majid Snake came in the first place in the Emirati- men category of 14 km, Joemar Josol in the open category- men, and Rachel D D Sotto the open category-women along with the distribution of prizes worth AED 12,000.
The upcoming community races also include Ajman Time Trial Challenge (10 km) that will take place at Al Zorah on Friday, 4th December 2020 and aims to attract 120 competitors. Further, the second edition of Amina Hospitals Half Marathon- Ajman (21.1 km) will be held on Friday, 25 December 2020 at Al Zorah that is expected to attract around 400 participants.
All community races are being hosted by keeing precautionary and safety measures in place that include temperature checks for all participants, wearing masks and gloves during the race, limiting the number of participants and ensuring social distancing.