H.H. Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed Honours Victors of the 23rd Dubai Marathon 2024


DUBAI, 7th January, 2024 (WAM) — The vibrant city of Dubai recently played host to the 23rd edition of the Dubai Marathon, a globally renowned long-distance running event that brought together elite international athletes and enthusiasts from diverse backgrounds. The prestigious occasion saw the distinguished H.H. Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, bestowing honors upon the remarkable winners who demonstrated exceptional prowess and determination.

Organized with unwavering support from the Dubai Sports Council, the 2024 edition unfolded along the scenic Umm Suqeim Road, providing a challenging yet picturesque backdrop for the runners. The event not only showcased Dubai’s commitment to promoting sports and a healthy lifestyle but also served as a testament to the emirate’s prowess in hosting world-class athletic competitions.

The marathon attracted top-tier international athletes, each vying for glory in a competition that has become synonymous with excellence and achievement. Runners from various corners of the globe descended upon Dubai, adding a truly cosmopolitan flavor to the event. Alongside these elite participants, thousands of individuals representing diverse nationalities and age groups from across the UAE and beyond took part, contributing to the marathon’s inclusive and celebratory atmosphere.

The winners, adorned with laurels, received their accolades from H.H. Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed, who took the opportunity to express his appreciation for the participants’ dedication and the organizers’ commitment to staging a world-class event. The ceremony was a momentous occasion, underscoring Dubai’s ability to host events of global significance and its ongoing efforts to promote a culture of fitness and well-being.

As the Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, H.H. Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed reiterated the importance of such events in fostering community engagement and promoting a healthy lifestyle. He emphasized the role of sports in unifying people, transcending boundaries, and inspiring individuals to strive for excellence in all aspects of life.

The 23rd Dubai Marathon not only showcased the emirate’s commitment to hosting top-tier sporting events but also highlighted its dedication to creating an inclusive platform that welcomes participants of all backgrounds. The event’s success is a testament to Dubai’s unwavering spirit, blending tradition with modernity, and reinforcing its status as a global hub for sports and recreation.

As the echoes of the 2024 Dubai Marathon fade away, the emirate looks forward to the next edition, continuing its legacy of hosting a world-class marathon that captivates participants and spectators alike, embodying the true spirit of sportsmanship and perseverance.

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