BRR Cross Island Run

16KM - 18KM Off-road Desert Run

Cross Island Run

Join us for the most unique running experience in the Middle East. Experience the desert, fresh air, and breath-taking views. Run across an entire country from east-to-west! The Cross Island Run is our most popular run. BRR aspires to bring participants together as a community by offering a supportive, energetic and empowering environment for people pursuing a healthy and active lifestyle. We invite you to continue your wellness journey with us!

Race Details

  • Price:
  • Registration Ends: Tuesday Midnight on 18/Dec/2018
  • Age Limit: 16 - 65+ years of age
  • Location: Sakheer Desert, Zallaq
  • Date: Fri 21/Dec/2018: bus leaves at 6:50AM; race starts at 8:00am
  • All participants will recieve t-shirts and finishers trophies

Bib Pickup Details

  • Location: Elevation Burger, Seef Mall, Seef District
  • Dates:
    1. Tue 18/Dec/2017: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    2. Wed 19/Dec/2017: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Race Specific Rules

Each race is unique in some form or another. Below are Cross Island Run specific rules.

  1. Timing Chip must be worn for the entire race duration. It should be worn on the shoelace or on an ankle bracelet.
  2. Trophies will be awarded for all age group winners.
  3. Treat all participants, marshals, volunteers and spectators with respect and courtesy.
  4. Participants must wear their BIB facing forward during the race.
  5. For safety reasons, headphones are not permitted.

Please also read the full Rules by clicking on the link: RULES

Manage My Events

Need to update your Chip ID, or correct your personal information? You may now manage your own events:

  • View your registration
  • Edit your registration information
  • Manage your team (where applicable)
  • Transfer registration to another athlete (where applicable)

Location Map

A Glimpse of the Cross Island Race

Cross Island Memories