Every Wednesday night, the Dubai Autodrome is host not to the familiar smells of petrol fumes and revving engines, but transport of a very different kind.
Far away from the noise and speed of car racing, the track is open to cyclists, joggers and rollerbladers, who take advantage of the smooth concrete and lack of cars
•What: Cyclesafe Dubai •Where: Dubai Autodrome, near Arabian Ranches •When: Every Wednesday night, 6-9pm. •Cost: Dh20 (to cover the costs of hiring the track, no profit is made by the organisers), free for children. •Restrictions: Cyclists, rollerbladers, unicyclists, must wear helmets