The Event: Nike WeRunDXB 10km run around Downtown Dubai with over 15,000 participants. The route took you downtown passed the most famous landmarks of Dubai, including the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountains.

My Role: Transport Manager

The Challenge:

  • Close roads in a busy downtown area on a Friday morning
  • Ensure the safety of 15,000 participants

What we did: Through prior planning, we put out rolling road closures, managed a team of transport staff and liaised with police, the organisers and local council to ensure a smooth operation.

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