The Dubai Tour
With such a strong focus on fitness, health and wellbeing, The Dubai Tour is one of the best events that happen in Dubai that really bring to light how important and enjoyable fitness can be. Major sporting events like the Dubai Tour showcase some of the amazing talent around the world by the athletes who can perform at such an extraordinary level.
The Dubai Tour
The Dubai Tour is known as being Dubai’s largest cycling race and runs across five days, from the 6th until the 10th of February, 2018, and will be running for the fifth time. Cyclists from across the world will be coming to Dubai to perform and see who can cover an astounding 850km (528 miles) the fastest and most efficiently.
The Dubai Tour will have cyclists riding through a huge swath of the United Arab Emirates, including Hatta, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Dubai and Fujairah. With one race per day on the 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th of February all starting at Skydive Dubai and then taking various routes to their set destinations.
Stage 1 – Nakheel Stage – Tuesday 6th of February
The first stage of the Dubai Tour will be a 167km (103 mile) race from Skydive Dubai to the Palm Jumeirah.
Stage 2 – Ras Al Khaimah Stage – Wednesday 7th of February
The second stage will be a 180km (112 mile) race from Skydive Dubai to Ras Al Khaimah.
Stage 3 – Dubai Silicon Oasis Stage – Thursday 8th of February
The third stage will be a 190km (118 mile) race from Skydive Dubai to Fujairah.
Stage 4 – Dubai Municipality Stage – Friday 9th of February
The fourth stage will be a 172km (107 mile) race from Skydive Dubai to Hatta Dam.
Stage 5 – Meraas Stage – Saturday 10th of February
The final stage will be a 132km (82 mile) race from Skydive Dubai to City Walk.
Location and Price
You’ll have to look through the stage maps to see where is your closest viewing point for The Dubai Tour and you’ll be glad to know that watching is completely free. Some of us will be lucky enough to have the riders go right past our living room windows.
The Dubai Tour Fan Village will be located at Skydive Dubai.