Register for the Bike Road Race

Mark your calendars and register today for the Bike Road Race hosted by Community Life and Spokes Hub. The Bike Road Race is organized as part of Wellbeing Week, and Earth Day 2024 celebrations at KAUST to encourage the community to “Bike for Climate”. Various biking activities will be organized around this week, which will be shared soon.   

Community Life, Red Sea Cyclists, TKS, and the Office of Sustainability are collaborating on this front to steer our community towards healthier lifestyles and a cleaner environment.  

The time trial Bike Road Race, tailored for the community, puts you in a thrilling race against the clock. Feel the rush as you pedal your way to victory, competing against the relentless tick of time. Join us for an exhilarating event that promises heart-pounding excitement and unforgettable memories.  


Event Details  

Date: April 26 

Time: 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. 

Location: King Abdullah Monument

Format: Time Trial 

Age Categories: 15 - 30 years and 31 years + 


  • Elite Cyclist: 4 laps, total 36 km distance (costs 57 sar)  

  • Sport Cyclist: 2 laps, total of 18 km distance (costs 35 sar)  



Note: All participants must arrive at the starting area ahead of time to confirm their participation at the registration table. 






Check-in for registered participants at the King Abdullah monument  

6:15 a.m. 

Race begins for Elite Cyclists (4 laps)

7:00 a.m. 

Race begins for Sport Cyclists (2 laps)

7:30 a.m. 

Closing ceremony and winners' announcement 

8:30 a.m.  

Event finish time 

9:00 a.m.  



Race Route 


Road Closure

Please note that road to Monument starting from Oasis will be closed from 6:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Friday, April 26


Bike for Climate  

From April 21 to 27, we will 'Bike for Climate,' your chance to pedal against the tide of greenhouse gas emissions from personal vehicles that fuel global warming and trigger severe environmental events. When you choose to bike, you’re powering more than just your journey. You're actively supporting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals—especially Goal #3 for health and well-being, and Goal #13 for climate action. 

Your journey to wellbeing and eco-consciousness can begin with a simple bike ride. Let's ride together for health and harmony with nature.  


Wellbeing Week at KAUST  

Mark your calendars for the first-ever KAUST Wellbeing Week from April 21 to 27. The theme this year is Elevate Life and Community Life is organizing a week-long program that enriches your life and supports your overall wellbeing. We have designed an exciting lineup of programs and activities designed around the five pillars of Wellbeing: Connect, Be active, Take notice, Keep learning, and Give.  




Earth Day Celebrations 

KAUST is celebrating Earth Day 2024, themed “Planet vs. Plastics” on Monday, April 22, with a range of exciting activities organized by different departments across the campus that promote sustainability and environmental awareness. Join us in our efforts to create a cleaner, greener, and more sustainable future for ourselves and generations to come. More information will be shared soon. 


Event Quick Information

26 Apr, 2024
06:15 AM - 09:00 AM