Electric Run is the ultimate night time 5k adventure to share with friends, where the participants are an integrated part of the show. Featuring immersive ‘Lands of light’ and sounds that transport the participant into an electric wonderland.
Friday 6th November 2015, 5pm
What is the event for?
"ActiveLife Electric Run is the biggest 5K night run to ever take place in the region. Dubbed as the World’s Brightest 5K run the event combines lights, music and exercise all in one unique experience for people of all ages. This is a first of its kind event which makes its debut in Dubai on 6 November at Meydan before moving on to Abu Dhabi in early 2016."
Who is the event for?
"No matter how old, how fit, or how cool, everyone is welcome to this event. Electric Runners can run, walk or dance their way to the finish line where the race then culminates into an end of race party featuring renowned DJs treating runners to the most unforgettable finish line experience."
What would you tell someone who has never attended the event?
"Grab your family and friends and get involved. Don’t miss out on one of the region’s most exciting events!"
"Doors open at 5pm."
Event Specific Questions:
What makes your event Special?
"One of the greatest things about this event is its ability to attract people of all ages and fitness abilities wherever it goes. Electric Runners have the chance to showcase their neon creations and become part of the show which is more than just a running event. People can walk, run or dance their way to the finish line which makes this event attainable for everyone."
What does the event offer that no other event does?
"ActiveLife Electric Run is a unique 5K night run set to treat participants to an ethereal wonderland featuring seven unique course lands weaving through the course. Electric Run skyrocketed in popularity since 2013 and has electrified London, Chicago, Los Angeles, Singapore, Sydney and New York. It has reached millions of Electric Runners worldwide and has been a great success and a ‘must-do’ event all around the world."
How many events will there be yearly?
"Currently, ActiveLife Electric Run is confirmed to take place in Dubai on 6 November in Meydan and in Abu Dhabi in early 2016. With the growing popularity of the event across the world and hopefully in the UAE we might look at bringing it back next year.
More details on the Abu Dhabi event will be shared soon. We encourage Electric Run fans to sign up on our website www.ElectricRun.ae to receive all the latest news and updates on our upcoming events."
How many events have been held in the past?
"This will be the Electric Run’s debut."
Author: Alex Pascoe
Author Bio: Alex is the head of operations and head trainer of Nutrition Souq (www.nutritionsouq.com). He is a certified personal trainer, self confessed fitness nut and entrepreneur, and is on a mission to make the UAE fitter, healthier and happier