The first three finishers will receive trophies and everyone else will get a medal for their efforts.
The first Desert Road Run was held in February 2012 and since then there have been several held each year.
It is open to runners of all abilities, from first time social runners to some of the best UAE-based athletes.
There will also be a raffle taking place on the day with spot prizes on offer for all participants.
The 10km run costs Dhs130 to enter, while the 3km run costs Dhs90. The race is free to watch for spectators.
If you fancy taking on something that challenges your mind as well as your body then the TEPfactor could be right up your street.
The new all-encompassing adventure experience is opening up at JBR on May 30, and it promises to push your mental and physical capabilities to the absolute limit.
TEPfactor is a series of gruelling tasks that take place in the depths of a concealed cave, where brave competitors will take on 21 adrenaline-spiking challenges. Free (spectators), Dhs90 (3km), Dhs130 (10km). Sat June 16, 6am. The Village, The Sevens Stadium, E66 (Dubai-Al Ain Road), www.dubairunning.com.