Dec 15 2016,04:30 PM
Shuwaikh, Sirbb Circuit

About GulfRun Karting

Gulfrun Karting Endurance Race is a 24 hour  annual go-carting race that takes place at Sirbb Circuit. It has around 20 teams participating with the minimum 4 drivers to a maximum of 12 drivers. Each team  races continuously for 24 hours to win the title of 1st place. The race is part of the Sodi World series and all the points received in the race are accumilated and recorded on the SWS website. 



Event details

Design Submission for Flags, Tent Banners and Kart Stickers - 1st December, 2:00pm 

Team Full Payment Submission - 30th November, 5:00pm 

Date:                          17th December

Race End:                  4:30pm 

Ceremony:                 4:45pm 

Date:                              16th December

Drivers Weigh-in:            9:30am - 11:30am

Drivers Briefing:             1:00pm

Flying Lap Qualifying:    2:30pm - 3:30pm 

Race Start :                     4:30pm 

Date:                             15th  December

Karts Distribution:       5:00pm - 6:00pm

Optional Practie:         6:00pm - 9:00pm             


Gulf Run part of Sodi World Series

Gulf Run is officially part of Sodi World Series. By taking part in this event you and your team will be added to their websites pointing system. The winners get to enter in France Karting Endurance Race! 


Event Categories

Total Participant

Category Price

Category Price  
Full payment (including reservation fee) 1200.000 Register
Optional Practice (3 Hours) 220.000 Register
Optional Practice (2 Hours) 180.000 Register
Optional Practice (1:30 Hours) 150.000 Register
Optional Practice (1 Hour) 120.000 Register
Full Payment (not including reservation fee) 1000.000 Register


Frequently Asked Questions

Date: 16th December Race Start : 4:30pm Date: 17th December Race End: 4:30pm
The race will take place at Sirbb Circuit, from 15th to 17th December
22 teams will be competing this year
Minimum drivers: 4 Maximum drivers: 12
You can have 1 Team Captain and 1 Assistant Captain. However the management will mainly only communicate with the Team captain. No other driver is authorized to communicate with the management on behalf of the team.
No, the captain doesn’t necessarily have to drive in the race but if he is one of the 4 drivers on a team he is required to drive.
Drivers will only be allowed to race with an overall and helmet. No overall or helmet no race!
The registration fee includes the booth area, and registration fee. Branding and Practice session need to be purchased separately.
The deadline to register is 27th October 2016
If you do not attend the drivers briefing you will be penalized with – 1 Lap per driver.
All drivers have access to the Pit area. Family and friends will only have access to the VIP/Friends area.
For everytime you want to change a driver the captain or the assistant captain (if the captain is driving) must come to the driver change area and show the officials their authorized ID badge in order to enter the driver change area. ONLY the changing driver and captain are allowed in this area at one time. Anyone that violets the rules and regulations of the race will face penalties decided by the management.
You must submit all designs according to the following sizes before the 6th of November, 3:00pm. Any artwork submitted later than that will be penalized with 50KWD additional. Dome Cover: Flag: Kart Stickers:
Every driver before racing must weigh-in with the race officials and anyone weighing less than 80kgs will be provided with a wristband with mentioned additional weight on it. This is to ensure all karts are the same weight during the race. The officials will provide a wristband that has the additional weights mentioned to add up to make the weight 80kgs
No weigh-in, no race. If you will be delayed for any reason to weigh-in, your captain must inform the officials in advance.
27th of October, 3:00pm
You must login on to and register your team.
For more information about volunteering you can send us an email at with all your contact information and the area where you would like to volunteer.
First and foremost, it is a means of discovering the world of karting and having fun amongst friends. The SWS offers various rankings: age ranking, gender ranking, track ranking, national ranking and an International ranking, allowing everyone to vie with their friends at whatever level they wish.
No, Gulf Run Karting Endurance Race is open to drivers of all levels.

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