ON THE RUN
A great way to help a good cause and exercise at the same time is by joining the Terry Fox Run on February 17. The 5K run begins at 9am at Festival Bay, Dubai Festival City. Registration can be done online or at the venue. There is no minimum registration fee, and proceeds will go towards cancer research in the UAE. Visit terryfox.org.
When you’ve mastered running in the horizontal plane, spice things up with a vertical race. The M1 Run ,a vertical race at Media One Hotel, which will take place on February 18, is a marathon-inspired stair-climbing race. It starts at 9am, with participation at Dh99 per person and prizes up for the fastest. Register at premieronline.com.