Cigna Park Run Aligns with Dubai Fitness Challenge 2018 to Get Dubai Moving
Global health services provider helps residents commit to 30 minutes of daily exercise in line with challenge
Dubai-UAE: 28 October, 2018 – Cigna, a global health services provider dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security, is warming up to host the third edition of its popular active lifestyle event, the Cigna Park Run, as part of the Dubai Fitness Challenge 2018.
The fun family event will take place at Al Ittihad Park on Palm Jumeirah on November 3, 2018. The upcoming run aims to support residents in completing their 30 minutes of daily exercise to get them one step closer to fulfilling their commitment to the Dubai Fitness Challenge that seeks to turn Dubai into the most active city in the world.
Runners will have a choice of a 2.5 km and a 5 km course. In line with its heart-healthy mission, Cigna will also provide an onsite blood pressure screening clinic, encouraging residents to proactively monitor their health.
The Cigna Park Run is a series of year-long fitness events designed to encourage people to prioritize their physical well-being and treat themselves to a community day out at their favorite neighborhood park.
From October 2018 through to May 2019, the monthly fun runs target people of all ages and fitness abilities. Last month’s event received an overwhelming community response, attracting 800 participants and over 350 attendees to Zabeel Park.
Brief: Flag off your journey to health and well-being with a fun morning full of fitness activities and surprises. From beginners to seasoned runners, everyone is welcome to sign up for the 2.5 km or 5 km free timed run. Cigna Park Run events take place on the first Saturday of every month and are organized by RaceME.
Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Venue: Al Ittihad Park, Palm Jumeirah
Price: AED100 (one-time registration fee for year-long running events) The fee gets you a souvenir T-shirt.
Website: To register and view the full schedule of Cigna Park Run events for 2018 and 2019, please visit http://www.cignaparkrun.com/
About Cigna Middle East
Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. With a heritage of over 200 years, Cigna is committed to its promise of being together all the way in providing healthcare, clinical management and wellness programs to employers, individuals and governments around the world.
Operating for more than 15 years in the MENA region, Cigna serves the GCC markets and Lebanon through its locally regulated entities. The company delivers both health and wellness services to individuals, employers and government entities in the region.
The company maintains a global sales capability in 30 countries and jurisdictions, employing over 40,000 people that service more than 95 million customer relationships throughout the world. Headquartered in Connecticut, USA, Cigna is a Fortune 100 company with a total revenue of US$41.6 billion in 2017.
To learn more about Cigna Insurance Middle East, visit https://www.cigna-me.com/