The Daraq race held at Alyamamah Park in the Diplomatic Quarter on December 15th, 2023, marked a fantastic year-end race. Over 375 participants joined in, including kids, women, and men of all ages.
Kits with bib numbers, T-shirts, and bags were given out from December 12th to 14th at AlYamamah Park.
The races kicked off after everyone was warmed up by Arena: First, the Kids Under 9 at 2:00 PM ran a vibrant 1KM race, followed by the Kids Under 12 at 2:20 PM, and then the enthusiastic Adults enjoyed a scenic 5KM route, relishing the sights of AlYamamh Park and the Diplomatic Quarter at 3:15 PM. Medals awaited all finishers at the end of their races.
The event area buzzed with fun challenges, music, and a uplifting atmosphere, created by Arena and live DJ and Kudu providing delicious meals for a post-race treat
Trophies were awarded to the top 3 women and men
First Place Reham Abdelkader
Second Place Jumana Aluwaishiq
Third Place Gaay Forest Van Dongen
First Place Mane Alotebe
Second Place Ahmed Chaaben
Third Place Altani Ahmed
A big thank you to Dur Hospitality, Darraq and the Royal Commission of Riyadh City for trusting us to organize the race, Kudu for providing delicious post-race meals, Arena for preparing everyone with the epic warm up before the race and epic fitness challenges after the race. Also, a big shout out the supportive volunteers from King Faisal School for helping us making the event possible. We're excited to make next year's event bigger, better and more exciting than ever!