The North Challenge

Qatar Living

Qatar Living

Time to grab your pair of running shoes as Qatar Ultra Runner has announced the arrival of an all-new season-opening race, The North Challenge.

Qatar Living is proud to be the official media partner for this highly anticipated event.

With an all-new format, location and terrain, runners will now race against time on a 2.5k loop for 2 hours and see how much distance they can cover either individually or within a team of 2 or 3 runners.

Moreover, the race will take place in the magnificent Zubara farm in the north of Qatar, a refreshing back-to-nature experience in the beautiful farm far away from city life.

Qatar Ultra Runners will host The North Challenge on October 15, 3 pm and those looking forward to being part of this exciting race will be required to pay a fee of QAR 180 when competing individually or QAR 320 competing as a team.

TriClub Doha is the official timing partner and members of TriClub Doha receive 30 percent off during registration.

Furthermore, the categories one can compete in is as follows:

  1. Open Male/Female - Top3
  2. Masters Male/Female - Top3
  3. Qataris Male/Female - Top3
  4. Male-Only Team - Top Team
  5. Female-Only Team - Top Team
  6. Mixed Team - Top Team

Please note that only fully vaccinated athletes will be allowed to participate in this event. However, non-vaccinated athletes will be required to provide a negative PCR test taken 72h prior to the race start.

You can register for the event via the link here.

For the latest updates on The North Challenge, kindly visit Qatar Ultra Runner’s Instagram.


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