Lace up with one of the city’s many running clubs…

There are some things in life you can’t just go at by yourself, and sticking to a fitness regime is probably one of them. But thankfully, there are plenty of running clubs in Dubai to give you the support you need to keep you going.

Here are of them you can sign up for



Operated and licensed by Super Sports Dubai, their focus is to work with runners that enjoy training hard. All levels of runners are welcome at this club, which takes pride in its friendliness and hosts fantastic social activities all year long. With multiple training locations throughout the city, everyone can find something in their vicinity.

Multiple weekly training sessions,


5.30am Run Club

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Kick start your running journey by joining this club, which promotes fitness for all levels. This club takes running seriously and does so early in the morning. Every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday anyone can join in at 5:30 am. Join their Facebook group to see all relevant information.  This club operates in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Ajman.

Join their facebook group,

Desert Trail Runners DXB

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If your wanting a less urbanised setting to run in, join this running club to find your fellow trail blazers. Desert Runners hopes to inspire and support all runners with their endeavor to connect with nature. To join the community, hop onto their Facebook group,  be kept up to date with all their adventures.

Multiple trail runs organised, @trail_runners_dxb


Adidas Runners Dubai

This group has regular runs throughout the year and is led by Adidas ambassadors. They are part of a global running movement, of 27 communities, which connect individuals with their shared love for running. Join their facebook page for the complete low down of their sessions.

Multiple sessions,

Mirdif Milers


Dubai seems to have a running club for all it’s neighbourhoods, with this group being based in the Mirdif area. With over 1,000 members on their facebook group, i’m sure you will make a running buddy. Every Monday at 7pm, members of this community meet at Mushrif Parks main gate to get their weekly run in. if your looking for a running club in Dubai, look no further…

Every Monday, 7pm, Mushrif Park, join their facebook group

The Dubai Creek Striders

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The Creek Striders were established in 1995, initially consisting of only 4 peopleBy 2011, they had rapidly expanded with over 1,500 devoted runners. This club will help to keep you running on schedule on track with Monday track sessions, Wednesday interval training at 6.30pm, and a long club run on Fridays from 6am.  There is no reason not to get involved, as it’s completely free.

Multiple weekly training sessions,



Dubai Road Runners

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The oldest running club in Dubai, Dubai Road Runners helps you train for short and long interval runs, holding high and low-intensity sessions all over the city. It’s informal, open to everyone, and run on a volunteer basis so the community vibe is strong. Your membership will cost you Dhs375, which will be inclusive of all training sessions, weekly training plans, and many more perks.

Meeting points at Barsha Park and Meadows Village carpark, new membership is Dhs375,

Nike Run Club

Join remotely and run every Sunday, by logging into the Nike app. Alternatively, log onto their site and find a local group to join.


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