Dubai Sports City overview
Dubai Sports City is located on Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road, close to the Al Maktoum International Airport. Dubai Sports City is a mix of commercial and residential buildings with leisure and recreational facilities also on site. There will be five major sports venue at Dubai Sports City and many sports academy facilities, too.
Sports at Dubai Sports City
There are three football pitches located at Dubai Sports City. There is also Spanish Soccer School, which is a football school for children who are 5-16 years old. For children under the age of 5, there is Socatots which introduces soccer to younger children in a fun environment.
The headquarters of the International Cricket Council is located at Dubai Sports City. The facilities at the cricket area of Dubai Sports City include practice pitches, training facilities and an International Cricket stadium.
The Els Club is located within Dubai Sports City. The club was designed by golf champion Ernie Els. The Butch Harmon School of Golf is also located at the complex.
The Rugby area at Dubai Sports City features a rugby stadium, as well as indoor and outdoor pitches.
Tennis, basketball and netball
Hard surface courts are located in the Sports Village of Dubai Sports City. The courts are floodlit and located outdoors.
Swimming, athletics and fitness
A 50-meter swimming pool is located at Dubai Sports City. It is located on the east side of Sports Village in Dubai Sports City. Athletic and fitness equipment is also located in this complex, too.
Education at Dubai Sports City
There are several schools and nurseries located at Dubai Sports City. They are: Bradenton Preparatory Academy, Victory Heights Primary School and the Wonder Years.
Retail and Commercial buildings at Dubai Sports City
Canal Residence West
This area of Dubai Sports City will feature five buildings situated by a one-kilometer long Canal Promenade. These buildings will include residential units of various sizes.
North Point will be a living and shopping area at Dubai Sports City. It will be located at the center of Dubai Sport City’s downtown district.
South Point will be home to a hotel, designer shops and fine dining establishments. There will be a total of 50 boutique outlets at South Point.
Arena Mall is located between two stadiums at Dubai Sports City. It will be home to 300 retail, dining and recreational outlets. Arena Mall will also have an entertainment center, movie theater and two food courts located inside as well.