4 Watch the Camel Racing Festival at Al Marmoum See Wed 15.
5 Sign up for the Football Supporter’s Tournament See Mon 20.
B2B Transform Dubai bootcamp Get into shape with this new bootcamp that aims to get you training like an athlete to achieve your fitness goals. First session free, Dhs80 per session, Dhs700 per month. 7pm. Ongoing. Running track inside Dubai Sports City, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, www.b2bfitnessdubai.com (056 146 1750).
Dubai Camel Racing Festival Head out to the desert to see one of the oldest sporting traditions in the UAE. Free. 6.30am-8.30am. Until October 16. Al Marmoum Camel Racetrack, Dubai-Al Ain Road, www.dcrc.ae (055 676 0006).
Ladies’ golf Women new to the sport can perfect their putting and develop their drive. Lesson packages are subject to availability and must be booked in advance. Dhs1,200 per person inclusive of full equipment hire. Daily 6am-11pm. Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Hills; Dubai Creek Golf Academy, Deira, www.dubaigolf.com (04 295 6000).
Global Fighting Championship Watch live mixed martial arts bouts at this event. The title fight will be between Badr ‘The Golden Boy’ Hari from The Netherlands and Patrice ‘The Dark Ronin’ Quarteron of France. From Dhs200. 6pm. TheAviation Club, Garhoud. www.globalfightingchampionship.com (050 903 6222).
Street workout Get fit with this unique fitness class. Using your own body weight and traditional exercises such as push ups, this class will help you shape up in a dynamic way. Free. Sun, Tue,Thu 7pm. Ongoing. SkyDive Dubai, Dubai Marina, www.meetup.com/street-workout-extreme-calisthenics (052 862 6510).
Desert Warrior Challenge After months of training and waiting the DWC is finally here. Athletes will take to the military assault course in the desert to test their fitness and endurance. From Dhs470. 7am. Jebel Ali Shooting Club, Jebel Ali, www.desertwarriorchallenge.com (no number).
TribeFit Breast Cancer Awareness Week Fun Run Don your pink T-shirts, shorts and trainers and join this 5km fun run around Dubai Marina and raise money for Breast Cancer Arabia. Dhs50. 8am. Starting from TribeFit, Dubai Marina, www.tribefit.com (800 87423)
Breast Cancer Awareness GX Relaunch at Fidelity Fitness Get a free medical check-up at Fidelity Fitness. Call to register. Free. 4pm-9pm. Grass area behind the Bonnington, between clusters I and J, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, www.fidelityfitnessclub.com (04 451 1133).
Gold’s Gym Ibn Battuta Gate officially opens Check out the latest high-tech gym in the Gold’s group. New members can enjoy three months free when they sign up for a 12- or 18-month membership. Dhs3,499 for 12 months. Sun-Thu 6am-11pm Fri 9am-10pm. 11th Floor, Ibn Battuta Gate, www.goldsgym.ae (04 277 5465).
JLL Roy Nasr Memorial Triathlon This event is taking place in honour of local triathlete Roy Nasr, who was fatally knocked off his bike two years ago. Participate or spectate in this community-focused race. From Dhs200, free to spectate. 6am. JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort, Jebel Ali, www.race-me-events.com (052 712 8950).
Women’s basketball at Duplays If you have a team or want to start one and play against other competitive women, sign up for this new basketball league. Play is already under way, but teams can absorb you at their discretion. Dhs3,000 per team. Sun 7pm-10.30pm. Until November 9. Collegiate American School, Umm Suqeim 2, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).
Pole fit at Warehouse Gym Ladies can work their core and improve balance and flexibility at this new ladies-only pole-based fitness class. Dhs100 per class for non-members, Dhs800 for a package of ten sessions valid for three months. Dhs80 per session for members, Dhs700 for ten. Sun, Mon, Wed, Thu, 6.30pm and 7.30pm, Sat 11am. Warehouse Gym, Umm Suqeim Road, Al Quoz, www.whygym.com (04 323 2323).
Sign up for the Supporter’s Club Football Tournament Play the beautiful game and meet fellow supporters in this two-day tournament. Dhs2,000 per team. 9am-9pm. Jebel Ali Shooting Club, Jebel Ali, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).
Discover American football at The Rugby Academy Get your kids to try out American football. The non-contact sessions teach young athletes aged five to nine the basic body movements through drills and helps develop the skills of the sport in a safe and friendly atmosphere. To register your child email firstname.lastname@example.org. Dhs485 for eight sessions. Sun and Tue 5.30pm-6.30pm. Ongoing. Rugby Academy, Dubai Sports City, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, www.eafl.ae (no number).