Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce is asking on companies to assist stroll, jog or run 4,330 miles – the space from Dundee to Dubai.
The problem will see 100 individuals try to finish 43.3 miles every from in the present day till November 28 and is designed to focus on the commerce alternatives with the Gulf state.
Chamber chief government Alison Henderson defined: “We’ve been working actually exhausting during the last yr to amplify Dundee’s sister metropolis connections with Dubai.
“This health problem comes a yr after our crew visited Dubai once we met with key enterprise leaders to develop deeper commerce hyperlinks between our areas.
“In September we delivered a very successful virtual trade mission giving 10 Scottish corporations a number of knowledge and alternatives to extend their very own commerce with Dubai & the UAE, in addition to many bilateral enterprise to enterprise conferences.
“As we transfer into winter months, preserving bodily lively and conscious of our private wellbeing must be a precedence for everybody and we’re delighted to be championing exercise this alongside a lot of our members who might be encouraging their workers to get entangled.
“It’s nice to have one thing to concentrate on that retains our sister metropolis connection alive too.”
In April 2004 Dundee’s Lord Provost John Letford signed a “sister metropolis” settlement to advertise financial hyperlinks.