Dubai: Part of Al Qudra Road will be closed on Friday April 9 from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. to make way for the UAE Cycling Federation President’s Cup, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said on Thursday.
The RTA tweeted: “A delay is expected on Al Qudra Rd. Between Al Qudra Rd. Roundabout with Saih Al Salam St. (last exit roundabout) towards Emirates Road and the roundabout of ‘ Al Qudra Rd. With Umm Nahad 3 St. (Cycling Roundabout) on April 9, 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the middle of the President’s Cup for Cycling. “
“The Al Qudra cycle path will also be closed from 7 am to 6 pm. Please use alternative routes: Al Ain-Dubai Rd., Saih Al Salam St. and Lehbab Rd. To reach your destination, ”RTA’s tweet added.
This year’s President’s Cup cycling event takes place at Al Qudra Cycling Track. The competition is open to amateur teams and professional clubs. Participants were required to undergo mandatory COVID-19 tests before the race.