Dubai Creek Striders

Club History

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1995 Club founded by Malcolm Murphy, who was elected Chairman. The Initial Club membership was 4 people.
2002 Inaugural Johnson Arabia Dubai Creek Striders Half Marathon run with a field size of 150 runners.
2011 10th Anniversary running of Johnson Arabia Dubai Creek Striders Half Marathon with a field size of 1,500 runners.
2011 Terry Hislop elected Chairman Malcolm Murphy elected Honorary President
2012 Johnson Arabia Dubai Creek Striders Half Marathon with a field size of 2,000 runners
2013 Dubai Creek Striders  win “Fastest Team” at the Dubai Marathon (for the 3rd successive year).
2013 Dubai Creek Striders officially registered with the government of Dubai Community Development Authority as a “Non-Profit Social Club” with its main activity being running.
2013 Marek Szymanek elected as Chairman
2014 Dubai Creek Striders win “Fastest Ladies Team”, “Third Fastest Ladies Team” and “Second Fastest Men Team” at the Dubai Marathon
2014 Dubai Creek Striders launch new website.
2014 Malcolm Murphy leaves Dubai to move to Singapore – remains Club Honorary President.