Reverse your idea of a triathlon at Hudayriyat Island


Three times the fun, with a little twist for all athletes in Abu Dhabi!

A unique twist on the traditional triathlon is heading to the UAE capital this January! 

In collaboration with Wolfi’s Bike Shop and Modon, Gulf Multi Sport presents a UAE first with the Hudayriyat Reverse Triathlon 2023. Taking place on the morning of 28 January, they have a new course and a reversal of the legs to bring a new challenge for the new year.

Participants will be swimming on the all-new Hudayriyat Beach, enter T1, then exit for a run, finishing at T2 next to the Hudayriyat Cycle Track, from where they must complete their ride, rack their bike, and run the short distance to the finish line.

In the year of mixing it up, the races offered are as follows

7:30am Olympic Distance Triathlon

7:45am Sprint Distance Triathlon

8:15am Super Sprint Triathlon

8:45am Junior Triathlon

Known for its stunning landscapes, the island offers participants the opportunity to experience the island’s natural beauty while pushing themselves to the limit.

In addition to the main event, explore a variety of food and drink vendors offering healthy and delicious options for participants and spectators alike on offer from Service Course Cafe.

Don’t miss out on one of the most exciting events of the year!



28 January 2023 



Al Hudayriyat Island


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