May 31, 2017
Visitors to enjoy 13 action-packed weeks of sports and fitness at the region's largest indoor summer sports arena
DSW runs from June 1st to September 2nd, 2017
Dubai, UAE – The 7th edition of Dubai Sports World (DSW), the region's largest indoor summer sports arena, opens its doors to visitors tomorrow (June 1st), with an exciting line-up of over 17 sports and 10 professional academies on offer for visitors of all ages and skill levels. Running until September 2nd, 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), DSW 2017 will feature a range of thrilling new additions including a Ninja Warriors Course, a Trampoline Park, Padel and more.
Ahmed Alkhaja, Senior Vice President – Venues, DWTC said, “We are committed to bringing a diverse range of sports and fitness activities together under one roof so that residents can maintain the momentum of an active lifestyle with a positive mind set throughout the hot summer months. Over the years, we have seen positive change when it comes to the adoption of a healthier lifestyle, and the impact is evident with the growing interest we are seeing from individuals, families and corporate organisations for sports and fitness activities available at the venue.”
DSW has experienced tremendous year-on-year growth since its inception in 2011. The venue provides training facilities to nurture young talent within the community, state-of-the-art facilities for sports enthusiasts to enjoy thrilling matches, and it hosts headline sporting events that reiterate Dubai's status as a leading sports tourism destination.
Now in its seventh edition, DSW 2017 will feature a wide range of popular sports in an expansive air-conditioned venue spread across 25,000 sq metres, covering Sheikh Saeed Halls 1, 2 and 3 and the Trade Centre Arena. The activities on offer include 12 badminton courts by Shuttle Time Dubai, 4 pro-standard pitches for 5-a-side football, 4 pro-standard pitches for 7-a-side football and rugby, 6 basketball courts, 3 tennis courts, a mini-cricket pitch, a regulation-sized volleyball court, a padel court, a wrestling ring, a state-of-the-art gym, a dedicated fitness studio, a cycling studio, a Ninja Warrior course, a trampoline park, a running track, a skate park, and a table tennis zone.
Organised by Dubai World Trade Centre in association with Dubai Sports Council, Dubai Sports World brings together public and private sector partners and sponsors, including: Dubai Electricity & Water Authority, Roads & Transport Authority, Emirates Global Aluminium, Masafi, Shuttle Time Dubai, Adidas, Ping Pong Dubai, Burjeel Hospital, ENOC, and more who contribute towards promoting a healthy and active lifestyle within Dubai and the UAE.
DSW 2017 will be open from 8 am to 12 am daily (until1 am during Ramadan). Entry is Free.