Dubai Women’s Run Joins Forces for Unmissable Free Fitness Community Events This August


Get ready to seize the summer spirit as Dubai Women’s Run teams up with Dubai Summer Surprises, presenting two thrilling community events at Modesh World, Dubai World Trade Centre until the 13th August, and at Dubai Festival City Mall, part of Al-Futtaim Malls, from 18th to 31st August. These action-packed events cater to the entire family, offering an array of captivating experiences, including a cutting-edge digital treadmill competition with a live leader board, invigorating fitness classes courtesy of Uform Fitness, and empowering discussions on the significance of staying fit. Adding to the excitement, Dubai’s favourite characters, Modesh and Dana, will grace the occasions, motivating children to stay active during the summer.

Visitors will be captivated by the Happiness Mill treadmill competition and the presence of Dubai Women’s Run fitness partner, Uform Fitness, who will be orchestrating a series of exhilarating fitness challenges and one-hour group exercise classes every Friday and Saturday, from 6 pm to 7 pm, inspiring everyone to embrace the benefits of exercise.

At Dubai Festival City Mall, the ultimate lifestyle destination, the Uform team will enthral visitors with exciting fitness challenges, granting participants a chance to win an exclusive 3-7 days Uform Fitness membership upon completion of the challenge at the DWR stand. Moreover, attendees at the DWR Happiness Mill and activation stands in both venues will stand a chance to win DWR registrations at an enticing 15% discount.

We are absolutely thrilled to collaborate with Modesh World and Dubai Festival City Mall, leveraging their spaces to educate the community about the paramount importance of fitness. Join us this August and become part of a movement dedicated to nurturing a healthier and fitter lifestyle for all,” said Dr. Harmeek Singh, Founder of Plan b Group and Race Chairman of Dubai Women’s Run.

Women represent an important pillar in the Athletics Federation, as they represent a great value that contributes to enriching competitions and participating on behalf of the UAE in foreign forums, especially since the UAE, under the directives of its wise leadership, is keen to empower women and serve the national goals. The idea of the upcoming Dubai Women’s Race is fantastic and is a clear indication of the efforts of the Dubai Sports Council presenting honourable models that has made Dubai a global platform for hosting international and community events,” said Member of the Board of Directors of the Athletics Federation and Chairman of the Public Relations and Institutional Communication Committee, Rashid Nasser Al Ali says,

Aligned with Dubai Women’s Run’s mission to empower women, this event serves as a remarkable chapter in a year-long series of exciting campaigns, culminating in the grandest event of all, the much-anticipated DWR race on Sunday, November 5th, 2023, at Dubai Festival City Mall.

The Dubai Women’s Run celebrates the spirit of multicultural, empowered women in the region, which is organized by Plan b Group, in association with the UAE Athletic Federation and Dubai Sports Council and continues to witness remarkable growth over the years.

Stay updated and follow Dubai Women’s Run on social media @thedubaiwomensrun, fitness partner @uformuae, and the event host @dubaifestivalcitymall.

About Dubai Women’s Run:

Organized by Plan b Group, in association with UAE Athletic Federation and Dubai Sports Council, Dubai Women’s Run stands as the pioneering initiative in the Middle East that celebrates the spirit of multicultural, empowered women in the region. This premier women’s only running event in the region has witnessed remarkable growth over the years, drawing participants from local, regional, and international circles.

About Modesh World:

Modesh World is a free-entry, family-friendly experience where kids and parents can interact with everyone’s favourite Dubai characters.  Modesh World takes place in the Dubai World Trade Centre in Halls 3 to 8 – welcomes young and old alike to experience a world of adventure from 10am to 10pm Monday to Thursday, and 10am to 12am Friday to Sunday. Stay updated with all things Modesh World at @mymodesh.

About Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment:

Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism (DET), is responsible for developing Dubai’s retail and festival sectors and supporting the positioning of Dubai as a world-class tourism destination with year-round family entertainment, shopping, and events.

About Dubai Festival City Mall:

Dubai Festival City Mall is one of the major shopping destinations in Dubai and the super-regional flagship mall in the Al-Futtaim Malls portfolio. With over 400 outlets, the mall is home to IKEA, renowned fashion brands like Zara, H&M, Marks & Spencer, Nike, Adidas and more. The dining destination comprises of 50 restaurants and cafés and has the largest food court in Dubai.