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​​Virtual running challenge​​​
​Scheduled for July 3, the virtual run is open to participants from around the world

The Pocarisweat 10K Run is open to participants of any age and ability from around the world, but the Run will take place in Dubai time, from 12:01am to 11:59pm on July 3. 

Participants can choose from four categories – Male and Female for 5km, Male and Female for 10km and there will be handsome prizes on offer for the top three finishers in each of those categories.​

Event Date:  03 July 2020

Registration Fees: Free

​Registration Start:26 May 2020​

Prizes: Top 3 male + Top 3 female winners​

​How to Register?​

Click on Register button below. ​Sign In with your login credentials if you are already a DSC User, otherwise Sign up with giving basic detail, after sign up you will receive email to confirm your detail.

After Sign in Click on Pocari Sweat 10K Run Button, to submit the participation confirmation, you will receive one participation confirmation email after successful submission. 

How to Participate?

Participants will have to make sure they first download the Dubai Sports Council official app, which is available on both Android and Apple platforms (Click Here to Download​ DSC Mobile Application​), and sign in with the credentials they have used to register on the Dubai Sports Council website.

Once they log into the application on one week before race day, users will be seeing a “Start Pocari Sweat Challenge" button. Click on it, and they will be taken to the “Smart Health - Running" screen, which will show such details as the distance, speed, and calories burnt, for start recording the activity, user has to click “Start" button. 

How DSC Mobile Application Works?

The application detects the user's body movement through different sensors on the smartphone to calculate the speed and distance, so participants, once they click on start, will need to make sure they have the device on their person – in their pockets or in an armband.

The Run – 10km or 5km - will need to be completed in one stretch and the application will notify users once they have reached their target. They will then see an activity summary screen, which will show the total time taken and calories burnt.

The participant will need to click the “Save" button to save the activity and then they can compare their time with other participants on the leaderboard. 

After The Race​

The participants should then upload a photo or screenshot of their result to their Instagram page, and tag #PocariSweat10KRun, making sure their account setting is public so that the DSC can see their participation entry.

The cut off time for uploading results and tagging #PocariSweat10KRun is midnight on run day.


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