Sharjah24: Khorfakkan Amphitheater, a subsidiary of the Sharjah Government Media Office, and Spartan, the leading global brand famous for obstacle and endurance racing and world challenges, are teaming up to organize the first “Spartan Khorfakkan 2023” championship, with three races targeting different age groups and endurance levels, on Saturday 28 January.
The initiative is part of efforts to promote sports tourism in the Emirates by offering participants the opportunity to demonstrate their passion for adventure and excitement amidst enchanting nature and popular tourist attractions. that the East Coast bride has to offer.
The beautiful east coast city of Khorfakkan, with its unique physical beauty and geographical setting that is home to both impressive high mountains and charming sandy beaches, is an ideal destination for challenging sports and thrilling and adventurous races.
The Khorfakkan Amphitheater offers a rare opportunity for anyone who wants to have fun and participate in the Spartan Khorfakkan Championship 2023 by registering online at https://tickets-ae.spartan.com/event either individually or as a family or with friends.
The organizers have divided the Spartan Khorfakkan 2023 competitions into three main races. The first race is for children aged 4 to 14 and the competitions will cover the distance from 800 to 3200 meters.
The second challenge, titled “Sprint Race”, takes place on a track full of barriers and obstacles and covers a distance of 5 kilometers.
The competition in the third category titled “Super Race”, will see the competitors covering a distance of 10 kilometres. Races will start from the iconic Khorfakkan Amphitheater, the unparalleled architectural masterpiece built on the Jebel Al Said, celebrating the best of Islamic and Roman architecture in its design.
Tariq Saeed Allay, Managing Director of SGMB, said the partnership between Khorfakkan Amphitheater and Spartan, the leader in obstacle and endurance racing and breaking barriers, stems from Sharjah’s vision to build societies whose members are aware of the importance of practicing healthy sports. By organizing such competitions that provide individuals and families – of all ages and physical abilities – with an exceptional sports and healthy tourism experience. The challenges are multiple and incredibly exciting, as they include climbing walls and crossing barbed wire barriers to swinging with ropes and racing, he added.
Allay pointed out that “Spartan Khorfakkan 2023” aims to encourage the community to adopt healthy lifestyles by participating in various sports activities and to support obstacle courses in the country. Apart from providing an attractive opportunity and platform for families to enjoy Sporting events, the first event of its kind in the region, also encourages various segments of society to participate in sports, discover local talent and to support them to represent the country and compete in hurdles and obstacles at the local, regional and international levels.
To prepare competitors for upcoming competitions, Spartan will also organize proactive training tours for potential participants, during which certified fitness trainers will provide advice on the importance of healthy diet and water. drinkable before the races. The objective is to ensure a good physical preparation of the competitors before the beginning of the sporting activities. These exercises will also educate the community on the basics of health and ways to maintain a healthy body.