After a record-breaking start, the Spinneys Dubai 92 Cycle Challenge, in partnership with Dubai Sports Council, is bringing back its beloved Junior Rides, allowing young riders to take part in the highly anticipated cycling festival in February 2024. The iconic event will also see the return of the TotalEnergies Outride, perfect for 13 years and above and those looking for a fun, shorter Spinneys Dubai Cycle Challenge experience on traffic-free streets in Dubai.
The Junior Rides rides are all about having fun and encouraging children to discover the joy of the outdoors on a bike. Kids between the ages of 2 and 12 can experience an unforgettable time riding their bicycles without any pressure, as these rides are untimed and solely for the enjoyment of the sport. The Junior Rides will comprise of four categories of non-competitive races that are catered to children of various age groups. For toddlers, the first easy-going ride is a length of around 900m and suitable for 2-to-3-year-olds. Parents are encouraged to get involved and run alongside, acting as co-pilots while their little ones navigate the course. Children aged between 4-to-5-years-old can have their time to shine as they tackle a slightly longer course.
Registration now open for the popular Junior Rides and TotalEnergies Outride.
Categories for entry to Junior Rides (distances approximate):
- Tiny Tots – Ages 2 to 3, 900m course
- Kids – Ages 4 to 5, 1800m course
- Junior Short Ride – Ages 6 to 11, 4.5km course
- Junior Long Ride – Ages 9 to 12, 9km course
With registrations now open, the Junior Rides will take place at the iconic Expo City Dubai as part of the Spinneys Dubai 92 Cycle Challenge weekend.
Held in partnership with Dubai Sports Council, Spinneys and Dubai 92, The Spinneys Dubai 92 Cycle Challenge is one of the Middle East’s premium sporting races, regularly attracting thousands of riders from all over the world.