Locally beloved DuYas and RunYas events return to the iconic Yas Island circuit on Monday 24th October
Fitness enthusiasts of all ages can get first laps in on track in final race day before this year’s Formula 1 season finale
Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, UAE, XX October, 2022: As Yas Island gears up for this year’s unmissable Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, fitness enthusiasts can be among the first to test out the track for this year’s Formula 1 season finale as DuYas and RunYas make their return with an incredible evening for all ages at the Yas Marina Circuit course on Monday 24th October.
This month’s DuYas race will see athletes take on the challenging 27.5km endurance race, split across a 5km run, a 20km cycle before racing across the final 2.5km sprint as an up-close preview to this year’s incredible #AbuDhabiGP.
Athletes can choose to enter as an individual or in a relay team of four members for the Sprint Duathlon, with entry fees starting from 150 AED for the event on Monday 24th October. Registration begins from 6:30pm on Monday, with more information on entry available at: https://www.yasmarinacircuit.com/en/healthandfitness
For added excitement to this month’s DuYas event, athletes can enter into the junior categories, and can compete in the Junior Super Sprint across the short 13.75km short course, testing their skills before a race to the finish line.
The exciting individual and relay races will also see a range of prizes up for grabs. First place finishers across the Male, Female and Teams categories can win the top prize of 500 AED with the top relay team earning a 1,000 AED prize for their success in the event, with multiple categories of entry available including across the Junior, Open, Masters and Veteran sections.
Athletes of all ages can also enter into the RunYas event, as runners take on the 5km or 2.5km course around the iconic Yas Marina Circuit track with entry fees from just 65AED.
In compliance with official local safety requirements, participants will be required to present a 30-day Al Hosn Green Pass for entry to the circuit. Entrants without proof of vaccination will be required to present a negative 96-hour PCR to enter the premises.
With registrations closing shortly for the final on track fitness challenge before this year’s Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, athletes can find more information on how to enter at https://www.yasmarinacircuit.com/en/healthandfitness
Abu Dhabi Motorsports Management (ADMM), with its head office at Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Island, has created unique, world class experiences across Abu Dhabi since 2009.
ADMM have promoted and delivered globally significant events, the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Grand Prix, alongside over 400 events a year across motorsports, health and fitness, entertainment and major corporate conferences. The company also delivers a significant programme of motorsport retail experiences for business and consumer audiences at Yas Marina Circuit across the year. This combined experience means that ADMM has a region-leading team with expertise in event marketing, communications, promotions and project management.
Such talent firmly positions ADMM as a leader in sports management. The company is now seeking to diversify into activities and strategic ventures beyond Yas Marina Circuit in order to build towards a broader long-term vision aligned with its partners and stakeholders in Abu Dhabi.
ABOUT YAS MARINA CIRCUIT
Yas Marina Circuit is the United Arab Emirates’ most exciting sporting and entertainment multi-purpose venue. Located on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, the circuit is home to the annual FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX and much more. In addition to the extensive year-round program of professional and grassroots motorsport events and experiences including Drag and Yas Track Nights, the circuit has emerged as a thriving hub for entertainment and community events in the UAE.
Yas Marina Circuit is also a champion of sustainability in motorsports, receiving the Three-Star Environmental Certification from the FIA, the governing body’s highest recognition of sustainability. The award is an acknowledgement of the circuit’s long-standing commitment to environmental management with the objective of standing with Formula One in becoming Net-Zero Carbon by 2030.
As the region’s most technologically advanced facility, the circuit is also a leading MICE venue, regularly hosting a diverse range of corporate meetings, conferences and events. Whether you want to experience the thrill of karting at our Kartzone, driving an Aston Martin GT4 at over 200km/hour on an F1 circuit, work towards your racing license at the Yas Racing School, get fit at TrainYas, participate in one of our many sporting events, or simply catch up with friends at Yas Central, Yas Marina Circuit truly is The Meeting Place of Champions.