ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon


About the ADNOC 26 in 26 challenge

The 26 in 26 challenge is a nationwide health & wellness initiative by ADNOC that aims to get the UAE moving by completing a marathon, at their own pace – one mile a day, for 26 days.
Starting on 1st of November, exactly 26 days ahead of this year’s marathon, everyone from across the UAE can take part in this challenge, starting their journey towards a more active and healthier lifestyle.
Don’t miss out and join thousands of others across the UAE in this unique challenge. Discover your Energy for Life and sign up for the ADNOC 26 in 26 challenge!

Who can take part?

ADNOC is calling on people from all backgrounds and abilities across the UAE to take part in the challenge for a chance to win unique prizes.
Regardless of age, fitness level, or ability, anyone can take part by completing just one mile a day through any form of movement.
Everyone is also encouraged to share their journey and experiences with us on social media by using #26in26 and tagging @ADNOCADmarathon on Twitter and Instagram.

How to participate?

The 26 in 26 challenge makes it easier than ever to complete your own marathon!
Simply, sign-up on ‘ADNOC Running Club 26in26 Challenge’ via the Strava App (App Store or Google Play Store), and start logging your daily miles. Taking part in the challenge will automatically enter you in a draw for a chance to win exciting prizes and experiences from ADNOC.

Don’t worry if you couldn’t join the challenge on 1st November - just complete your miles retrospectively from the day you sign up in order to achieve your target of 26 miles by 26th November.

Why run alone when we can run together!

Join our ADNOC training sessions every Sunday and Tuesday at 8.00pm, Yas Marina Circuit, as well as every Monday and Wednesday at 7.30pm, Zayed Sport City.

Take part in the 2021 ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon

Finish your challenge on a high and complete your last mile at the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon! We encourage participants taking part in the challenge to take up to the streets of the UAE’s capital on their final day, marking their 26th mile at one of the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon races. Sign up here .

ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon

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