DUBAI/ SHARJAH/ N EMIRATES
FOOTBALL Arsenal Soccer School Dubai.
Want to learn how to play football the Arsenal way? Come down to the Arsenal Soccer School Dubai. It’s a great way to make friends and polish football skills, with annual meet and greets from first-team stars to help students perfect their skills. T: 04 809 6679; M: 050 950 9794; E: email@example.com; W: www.playthearsenalway.com/ dubai
It is a youth football organisation that is aimed at providing superior and competitive youth football training for children aged from (5-18) years old. We do not consider our players as “Footballers”, we treat them as individuals who want to become Footballers! Weekly training sessions are held at Sunmarke School, Ranches Primary School and Jebal Ali Centre of Excellence. E: firstname.lastname@example.org M: 056 3930007
Join Frederic Oumar Kanoute and the KAFO T.E.A.M and improve your game now! Our tailored, 10week programmes feature technical training, competitive matches, development squads and personal guidance from one of the game’s greats!
Our mission is to offer the youth of UAE an opportunity to be part of a professional academy which focuses on the key aspects of football. Our highly qualified coaches will ensure maximum potential is reached from each player at our Dubai and Sharjah venues. T: 050 778 0758; W: www.facebook.com/kafoacademy; E: email@example.com
Professional football training for boys and girls between the ages of 4-18 years, supervised by our Spanish Technical Directors and FCB certified coaches. Three branches in Dubai: Wellington International School, Dubai British School, GEMS Nations Academy. Train like a champion at FCBEscola. T: 055 887 6344/055 877 1648; E: firstname.lastname@example.org; W: www.fcbescoladubai.com
Spanish Soccer Schools.
Award winning programme run by UEFA accredited coaches at Dubai Sports City Football Academy, featuring FIFA-accredited natural and artificial football pitches. Overseen by Real Madrid and Spain legend Michel Salgado. Training programmes for kids at Under-6, Under-8, Under-10, Under-12, Under-14, Under-16 and Under-18 level. Separate programmes available for goal keepers as well. Emphasis on play well for football, play well for life. Programmes available at Dubai Sports City Football Academy and International School of Choueifat. Call 04 448 1555 or email email@example.com
E-Sports Football Club.
EFC are the leading football academy in the Middle East with over 10 years’ experience in delivering first class programmes to aspiring footballers in the UAE. Sessions are available at more than 15 venues for girls and boys ages 3-16. In addition EFC run several tournaments and leagues for girls, boys and adults for teams to get involved. For your free trial session and further information contact: T: 056 271 9608; E: firstname.lastname@example.org
La Liga Academy.
As the region’s only scouting academy, LaLiga Academy UAE offers boys and girls aged 5-18 the highest standards of Spanish football training, with a pathway to professional football careers at LaLiga clubs and scholarships to the best universities in the US and UK. All Academy coaches are UEFA pro certified LaLiga coaches from Spain, delivering the trademark LaLiga coaching approach that has created the world’s best players, focusing on football technique, skills and fitness as well as physical, emotional and mental strength development. Convenient locations across Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Register today. Limited spots left. W: ae.LaLigacademy.com; M: 055 509 9489; T: 04 392 6610
SWIMMING Prime Star.
Provides swimming lessons for Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced Level and Adults. Beginning at four years through to adults. We provide Learn to Swim Program for beginners, develop comfort in the water, basic skills to prepare them for swimming, water safety skills, water confidence, stroke tuition and corrections for intermediate, and squad training for professionals. Welcome to our swimming family. Locations include Muhaisnah, Al Qusais, Oud Mehta and Hamdan Sports Complex. M: 055 200 7182; E: email@example.com; W: www.primestaruae.com
Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club.
Enjoy the sparkling crystal clear waters of the beautiful infinity pool. Outstanding relaxation and idyllic views of our stunning golf course. We also have a pool side bar with a wide range of foods and drinks. Full range of swimming courses available. T: 06 548 7777; W: www.golfandshootingshj.com
Join Hamilton Aquatics, the leading swimming academy in the Middle East, with over twenty convenient locations spread across Dubai. Experienced and fully qualified to UK standards, our teachers and coaches ensure the best possible learning environment for swimmers. Our swimming programmes start from just threemonths and go through to competitive training at Olympic level. Our new online system, Hamilton Bay, makes registering, booking and tracking your child’s swimming progress easier than ever. Join our swimming family today! T: 04 450 8832; E: firstname.lastname@example.org; W: www.hamiltonaquatics.ae
Speedo Swim Squads.
swimming potential with Speedo Swim Squads. Join our swimming programmes at various locations across Dubai. We cater for all ages and abilities from six months to three years in our Adult and Child programme and from three years through to adult in our teaching and competitive training programmes. High quality provision delivered by fully qualified teachers and coaches to UK standards. T: 04 354 9525; E: email@example.com; W: www.speedoswimsquads.com
An officially registered and affiliated club with the UAE Swimming Federation, caters to swimmers across different ages and levels. The Aquatics club offers a wide range of classes with Olympic level coaching in its 50-metre Olympic-sized swimming pool. The club takes part in contests on a national level in the UAE. Location: The Academies, Dubai Sports City, next to International Cricket Council Academy. T: 04 556 1800; E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Absolute Swimming Academy. All
ages and abilities excel with Absolute Swimming Academy. We provide the full range of swimming programmes at convenient locations across Dubai, Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates to empower you to reach your aquatic goals. Our highly experienced specialist baby swimming instructors will ensure that your baby will love the water from as young as six months. Locations in Academic City, Al Barari, Al Barsha, Al Garhoud, Jebel Ali, Jumeirah, Mirdif and Sheikh Zayed Road. T: 050 494 5041; E: email@example.com W: www.absoluteswimminguae.com
MOTOR FACILITIES Dubai Autodrome.
Based in Motorcity, Dubai Autodrome is a stateof-the-art motor sport complex featuring an FIA-sanctioned 5.39 km track & extensive Karting facilities. The venue also includes our Race & Drive Centre, providing all those seeking thrill and excitement the opportunity to get behind the wheel of our range of cars such as the Audi R8 V10 thrill, drive a thoroughbred with a McLaren Sprint Experience, or get to grips with Drifting for the first time with the Easy Drift Experience. Visit www.dubaiautodrome.com to view our full range of experiences available.
The Dubai Kartdrome venue based in Motorcity, features two fantastic facilities boasting both indoor and outdoor tracks with arrive and drive sessions running daily, ensuring a great time all year round. For those looking for something completely different, Indoor Kartdrome also features futuristic Lasertag arena and RaceRoom Simulator sessions for groups to enjoy. Karting costs starting from AED 110 per person. W: www.dubaiautodrome.com T: 800 KARTING
GOLF The Els Club.
Located at Dubai Sports City, The Els Club prides itself in offering the most innovative facilities and for providing unparalleled hospitality to members and guests. Backed by Troon Golf, the world’s largest golf management company, making this a truly five-star golfing experience. The dining experiences at The Els Club Dubai reflect Ernie’s own eclectic tastes. Book online at www.elsclubdubai.com. T: 04 425 1000; For more information firstname.lastname@example.org
JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort.
A luscious 9-hole 36-par championship golf course. Summer Swing Card golfpackages include unlimited use of the golf course, cart hire and range balls for the package duration. Package options: • Summer Swing Card:
Seven days a week for five and a half months (15 May – 31 Oct 2017) Price – AED 3,395 per person • Seven days
a week for 4 months (1 Jun – 30 Sep 2017) Price – AED 2,900 per person •
Midweek Summer Swing Card: Sun– Thu (Excluding Public Holidays) for five and a half months (15 May – 31 Oct) Price – AED 2,495 per person. Additional package includes pool and beach access to the stunning JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort for families of up to two adults and two children. Price AED 1,450. Bookings can be made 12 days in advance of the day of play and are subject to availability. T: 04 814 5023; E: email@example.com
Butch Harmon School of Golf.
Harmon family have over 80 years of success in golf coaching, including multiple major, US and European Tour winners. BHSG Dubai offers individual lessons, lesson packages, golf fitness sessions, group and junior group instruction available at a world class facility with a team of hand-picked, highly trained instructors. The golf school is home to all modern technology and the team will deliver your golfing goals. T: 04 425 1040; E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club.
Incorporates an 18-hole resort-style championship golf course, 9-hole par-3 course, renowned golf academy and 18-hole putting course. T: 04 205 4555; W: www.dubaigolf.com
Emirates Golf Club.
Host of the famous Omega Dubai Desert Classic, EGC offers 36 holes of worldclass golf on the Majlis and Faldo courses, in addition to a 9-hole par-3 course and golf academy. The Faldo is also the only 18-hole course in Dubai to offer night golf, with tee off times available until 9.55pm. T: 04 417 9800; W: www.dubaigolf.com
The Track, Meydan Golf Dubai.
Managed by leading Golf management company Troon Golf, The Track has proven to be a popular choice among the golfers of Dubai. With its unique pay and play structure, which is one of its kind, the no-members approach has been the reason for a welcoming and accessible environment to all levels of golfers. Another aspect of its popularity is its fully floodlit golf offering, open till 23:00 to beat the heat. The course is designed by renowned golf course architect Peter Harradine and promises great challenges and water features. For beginners, the Meydan Academy by Troon has just the program for you regardless of skill and age. To top it all off, the 19th hole is one of the best in Dubai at Qube Sports bar with delicious menus to choose from along with international sports programming on its giant cube projection screens. Open daily from 06:00 until 23:00. No membership fee. Simply book a tee time to take on the stunning 9-hole course. Lowest green fee rates available online at www.meydangolf.com T: 04 381 3733; E: email@example.com
SHOOTING & ARCHERY Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club
The indoor shooting range, features 25 and 50-metre ranges where one can enjoy a vast variety of pistols, rifles and revolvers from various international brands such as Berretta, Glock, Sig Sauer, and much more. The range has a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with safety of paramount importance. Enjoy indoor and outdoor Target Archery complete with the latest equipment and qualified personal trainers that caters to all levels of archers. T: 06 5487777
Sharjah Paintball Park
at Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club has three outdoor and two indoor fields featuring bunkers, huts, trees, aircrafts, cars and more. It is fully grassed and floodlit, allowing one to play through the night. The main building has changing rooms, showers, a Grab ‘N’ Go Café and a pro shop selling the best paintball equipment and accessories. T: 06 5487777; Location: Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, Sharjah.
Education in football: Spanish Soccer Schools programmes are overseen by Real Madrid.