Charity Challenge: Annual Virtual Burj Khalifa Climb

Saturday 22nd May 2021

Have you ever wanted to climb to the top of Burj Khalifa?

Does the idea of ascending 2,909 stairs to Level 160 interest you?

Are you up for this virtual charity challenge?

If so, join us in May 2021 for our Annual Virtual Burj Khalifa stair climb charity challenge to the Level 160 of the Burj Khalifa.

Please help us continue our work to give children around the world the chance of a better life. 

We invite you to take part in our virtual stair climb, from which funds raised will help support children of SOS Children's Village, Kyrgyzstan.

Here’s how it works:

1. Register via our YallaGive page and donate a minimum of AED100 to enter the event.

2. You will then receive an email providing all the information you need to take part.

3. Download Zoom to your device, join Gulf for Good alongside Gretta Beckett from Ireland (based in Dubai), Suzy Walsham (World No. 1), from Australia, Wai Ching, (World No. 2) from Malaysia and Roberto Velazquez from Mexico, all Global Elite Tower Runners, at the start line for the warm-up, start your time tracking device, then up the stairs you go!

4. You have until 9am on Sunday 23rd May to complete the climb and submit your time.

If you don't have access to actual stairs within your home, we challenge you to improvise with something imaginative! 

After completing the stair climb, let us know how long it took with a picture of your time stats.


  • Participant tagging @GulfForGood #GulfForGood the most during their climb
  • Participant wearing the funkiest trainers
  • Participant wearing the most colourful outfit

This event has been approved by the Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department, license number 3735 

Join our WhatsApp group Register now