Special Olympics & Paralympics

ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon

The ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon continues to offer five different races ranging to the full marathon (42.2km) to a 2.5KM fun run, appealing to runners of all abilities as well as first-timers, families, wheelchair athletes and people of determination.


Athletes who wish to register for Paralympics or Special Olympics need to follow the below criteria:


  • Meet the impairment eligibility criteria for the respective division and distance.
  • Complete and submit the online registration form during the registration period and agree to the Participant’s Agreement, Waiver, Release & Acknowledgement at time of registration.
  • Special Olympics Participants can register for the 2.5km.
  • Paralympic participants registrations are now open to all distances. A previous medical check is required for distances above 5KM.



  • Free places for chaperones and support runners are granted upon registering for your selected category.

Select your category to start your registration.

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