See the updated press release here:  https://ijsba.com/2016/03/31/dubai-wave-challenge-to-take-place-april-9/

Dubai does everything very well.  The DIMC is the IJSBA Sanctioned organizer in Dubai  The following is their press release and schedule for their Endurance Race this week.

Dubai International Marine Club (DIMC) has new a challenge to its Jet Ski Racers, a 105 minutes of the Jet Ski Endurance Race for the Dubai Wave Challenge 2016 a new race that is set to kick off this coming 2nd of April 2016 with the total prize money of 240, 000 AED awaits for the Top 20 Participants.
The organizing committee at DIMC announced that the submission of the application online is now open you may visit www.dimc.ae or http://dimc.ae/event/dubai-wave-challenge-2016 for more information this is until Wednesday only, the 30th of March. Following the time, the Technical Committee is set to have the Technical Inspection on Friday and right after is the Pilot Briefing to highlights the race detail like rules, course and reminders to all the racers.
The Dubai Wave Challenge is open to Runabout Class Only with the Pilot not less than 17 years old (if less 17 years old the letter of consent from the parents is required). Open to any modification required either to hull or engine and the most important things is to wear all safety gear for the safety procedures. Since the race will last for 1 hour and 45 minutes the refueling area must be less than 10 meters, allowed to have 4 crews as assistant and mandatory to use OEM fuel tank. For your reference regarding the race rules and time table are uploaded in DIMC Website.

Join us, for sure it will be one of the exciting events this year!
Dubai Waves Challenge “2016 Jet – Ski Endurance Race Saturday, 2nd April 2016 Race Timetable
Wednesday, 30th March 2016:
17:00 hrs.  : Time Limit for Receiving Application
Friday, 1st April 2016:
13:30 – 16:30 hrs. : Official Registration + Technical Inspection
17:00 hrs.  : Pilots Briefing (Mandatory)
Saturday, 2nd April 2016:
10:00 hrs.  : Distribution of Tracking Device at the race site
15:00 hrs.  : All Riders Ready for Race Course Check
15:30 hrs  : RACE START (Total 1hr & 45 minutes)
17:30 hrs  : Prize Giving (for the First Five Winners)
NB.:   Immediately after the race, top five winners to proceed to the Podium for Prize Giving Ceremony