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All new amateur cycling challenge open to public to celebrate the arrival of the Abu Dhabi Tour at Yas Marina Circuit, with a range of exclusive Abu Dhabi Tour prizes to be won


Abu Dhabi Tour stage takes place at Yas Marina Circuit on 23rd October

The world’s top cyclists are coming to Abu Dhabi from 20th-23rd October to compete in the Abu Dhabi Tour and as part of the event, Yas Marina Circuit wants you to get on your bike!

Join Yas Marina Circuit for the Abu Dhabi Tour Challenge, the ultimate community time trial competition where amateur cyclists from across the UAE will be tasked with going head to head against the clock to complete a lap of Yas Marina Circuit in the fastest possible time.

Cyclists who record the fastest times, and finish in first, second or third place in each category will not only get the chance to stand on the Abu Dhabi Tour podium but will also take home trophies and have the chance to win exclusive Abu Dhabi Tour prizes including a money-can’t-buy VIP Abu Dhabi Tour experience, cycling jerseys, prize vouchers and much more.

The first riders took to Yas Marina Circuit track yesterday evening and will have two further chances to clock their fastest time as session will be running on 11th and 18th October at Yas Marina Circuit from 09:30pm – 10pm as part of StartYas and TrainYas, sponsored by Daman’s ActiveLife. During the 30-minute session riders can cycle as many laps as they can to try and achieve their fastest time.

You can also watch the professional cyclists in the nail-biting final stage of the Abu Dhabi Tour at Yas Marina Circuit on Sunday 23rd October from 17:00pm.


Age Categories:


18 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 34, 35 -39, 40 – 44, 45 – 49, 50 – 54, 55 – 59, 60 – 64, 65 – 69


Dates & Time:  


09 October – Session 1 at StartYAS from 9:30pm – 10pm

11 October – Session 2 at TrainYAS from 9:30pm – 10pm

18 October – Session 3 at TrainYAS from 9:30pm – 10pm




AED 50 per session with a Premier timing chip included.


How to register:


Pre-register at or sign up also available on the day.


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