Dubai Adds Another Guinness World Record To Its Bag & This Time It’s For…

by Deeplata Garde
Dubai Adds Another Guinness World Record To Its Bag & This Time It’s For…

Dubai is surrounded by tall skyscrapers, modern architecture and plenty of infrastructure that looks amazing. And winning awards for such structures isn’t a surprising fact when it comes to this glitzy Emirates. So, here it is! Dubai has added another impressive feather to its cap by achieving a new Guinness World Record for the ‘Highest Running Track on a Building.’

Dubai’s ‘Sky Track’ Sets Guinness World Record


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Situated on the 43rd floor of the luxury residential tower ‘1 Residences’ within the Wasl1 master development, the record-breaking running track aptly named ‘Sky Track’ stands proudly at a staggering height of 157 meters above the ground. This extraordinary construction offers a unique high-altitude running experience that transcends the conventional.

The ‘Sky Track’ is more than a mere running track; it encompasses a 335-meter-long rooftop route that gracefully weaves its way around the Wasl building. This innovative design ensures that fitness enthusiasts enjoy a workout experience that far exceeds the bounds of a typical gym routine. Walkers and runners alike can relish unparalleled panoramic views of Dubai’s iconic landmarks, including the Burj Khalifa, Zabeel Park, The Dubai Frame, Sheikh Zayed Road, the historic districts of old Dubai, and the serene waters of the Arabian Gulf.

This accomplishment is a testament to architectural creativity. The ‘Sky Track’ represents more than a feat of engineering.
The inception of the ‘Sky Track’ mirrors Dubai’s dedication to the promotion of fitness and healthy living. It acts as a catalyst, encouraging residents to embrace an active lifestyle. With the 30-day Dubai Fitness Challenge on the horizon, the city has yet again underscored its dedication to health and wellness.

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Highest Running Track On A Building


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1 Residences, the host of the ‘Sky Track,’ offers a holistic approach to fostering fitness, health, and well-being. It provides a state-of-the-art fitness centre and two inviting swimming pools. It aims to cultivate a well-rounded and balanced lifestyle for its inhabitants.

This is not the first occasion on which Wasl, the real estate development company behind ‘1 Residences,’ has secured recognition. It has secured a title from the esteemed Guinness World Records in 2018. The company made history by breaking the record for the largest aerial projection screen. It deployed helicopters to create a spectacular screen across Dubai’s captivating skyline.

Hesham Al Qassim, the CEO of Wasl 1, expressed his profound delight in achieving another Guinness World Records title for Dubai. He conveyed his humble pride in the ‘Sky Track’ setting a world record. He highlighted the enhancement it brings to the daily lives of the residents.

In conclusion, the ‘Sky Track’ represents more than a running track. It encapsulates the very spirit of Dubai’s innovation and its unwavering dedication to advancing health and wellness. It is a testament to how the city persistently pushes boundaries to craft unique and exceptional experiences for its residents. With this extraordinary achievement, Dubai once again challenges the boundaries of possibility, reiterating its status as a city where the extraordinary is merely the ordinary.

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