Event Program

EVENT PROGRAM 2022

November 25th (Arrival)

9.00-11.00 Welcome desk with flags and signs at the arrivals area of Muscat Airport.
11.30 Shuttle bus departs at 11.30 from the airport.
13.00 Lunch at Al Jawharat Resort in Bidiyah
17.00 Bib distribution
19.00 Briefing
20.00 Dinner

November 26th (Stage 1)

5.30 Breakfast at the Resort. Food and drinks well be provided by the organization at Al Jawharat Resort in Bidiyah
6.30 Race starts: stage 1

Start of the self-sufficiency period

November 26th to 29th Self Sufficient Race

Camp Daily routine:

4.45 – 6.15 and from 17.30 – 19.00 hot water is provided by the organization
6.30 Race starts
15.00 Last runner arrives.
16.00 Results are printed and posted on the camp board
17.00 Evening briefing. Stage recap and results posted at the camp board
19.00 – 21.00 screen projection of video and images of the stage

November 29th (Stage 4)

As the runner crosses the finish line.
Runner will get lunch at Al Jawharat Resort in Bidiyah
19.00 will be prizing ceremony and dinner

November 30th (Departure)

6.30 Transfer to the airport
8.30 Shuttle bus arrives at the airport
Optional Muscat tour (requested in advance)

RUNNER´S RELATIVES – AFTER RACE GUEST ACCOMODATION

The Oman Desert Marathon also has a program for guests who wish to follow the marathon closely from relatives and friends of the runners. Guests will be staying separately from the runners for the duration of the marathon and any communication or support will be prohibited, any violation of this will result in a severe penalty or expulsion of the runner from the race.

RUNNER´S RELATIVES TRANSPORTATION

  • 100 OMR (2 way) Airport to Start Line and back to airport
  • 200 OMR (2 ways) Airport to finish Line and back to airport
  • Accommodation = 40 OMR per night, including Breakfast + (10 OMR Lunch & Dinner)

POST_RACE HOSTING PROGRAM

November 29th (Stage 4)

Guests and relatives transported or stay at Al Jawharat Resort camp in Bidiyah for one night including lunch, dinner and breakfast

15.00 lunch at Al Jawharat Resort camp in Bidiyah
17.00 End marathon
18:30 ceremony and dinner

November 30th (Departure)

6.30 Transfer to Muscat International Airport