Etisalat Academy's Sports & Leisure Club is an outstanding facility that will not only allow you to meet your health and fitness goals, but will also give you the opportunity to play your favourite sports with friends, meet and socialize with other sports enthusiasts, or simply relax and enjoy some quiet time at the spa or the pool.
As one of the largest sports and fitness complexes in Dubai that is open to the general public, the Sports & Leisure Club features an amazing selection of indoors and outdoors facilities, including a natural turf football/soccer field, a running track, tennis courts, spa and swimming pools, basketball, handball, badminton, squash and volleyball courts, gyms, exercise studio, children's play areas, TV lounge and many more ways to spend quality time with friends and family. The Sports & Leisure Club reception number is Tel.: +971 4 204 3491
Two gyms are available (mixed and ladies only), equipped with a wide range of LifeFitness and Nautilus cardio and strength fitness machines so that you never have to wait. Trained instructors will help you to learn how to safely use the equipment, or assist you with the latest exercise techniques. Individual personal training sessions are also available. Enjoy your workout in air-conditioned comfort as you look out over the beautiful landscaped gardens or catch up on the latest news or your favourite television programs.
GROUP EXERCISE STUDIO
Our group exercise classes are great for improving your overall fitness, meeting new people, or for those who need some extra motivation. The Sports & Leisure Club offers more than 25 classes per week to suit all levels of fitness at times convenient for you.
Just looking at this pool will make you feel relaxed! The temperature controlled leisure pool with a 25 metre diameter is great for those who like to swim laps, but is also perfect for those who just want to relax and enjoy some sunshine and water. The pool is surrounded by lounge chairs and set amongst landscaped gardens, and there is also an additional children's pool. Convenient changing rooms are located nearby, and there are dedicated times for ladies. Swimming lessons are available for both adults and children.
Reward yourself after exercising or simply indulge at the spa, which includes a jacuzzi, plunge pool, steam room and sauna. There are dedicated times for ladies only.
TENNIS, SQUASH AND BADMINTON COURTS
Lovers of racquet sports are well catered for, with two squash courts, four indoor badminton courts, multiple table tennis tables, and two outdoor tennis courts. All courts are extremely well-maintained, and equipment is available. The tennis courts are floodlit, so you can play at a time convenient to you.
FOOTBALL, VOLLEYBALL AND BASKETBALL
If ball sports are more your style, shoot some hoops at either the indoor or the outdoor court, or try out some indoor volleyball or beach volleyball. We also have a 100 x 70 metre natural turf football/soccer field, surrounded by a 364 meter all weather surface running track. With floodlighting for all outdoor facilities, sports can be enjoyed in the cool of the evening as well as the day.
CHILDREN'S PLAY AREAS
Even your children will love the Sports & Leisure Club – there is a large outdoor play area with slides and swings, and an indoor carpeted play room with a television and toys.
LOUNGES AND GENERAL FACILITIES
If this isn't enough, you can also take advantage of the snack shop and television lounge... There are plenty of changing rooms, showers and lockers, lots of parking, wireless Internet throughout the Club, and towels are provided. There is also an on-site mosque.
TOURNAMENTS AND EVENTS HALL
The Sports Hall is ideal for tournaments, large functions or ceremonies, with 170 tiered seats, 39 by 19 metre floor area and a 5 by 10 metre stage. The floor is marked for basketball, badminton (4 courts) and volleyball, along with an electronic scoreboard.
Looking for a venue for a seminar, party or other event? Try the large, carpeted Multipurpose Hall. Audio visual equipment and wireless Internet are available.
The Dining Hall is ideal for formal or buffet-style meals, conferences and other events. It can be arranged as a dining room or theatre style. The room has a lovely view overlooking the leisure pool, and has an attached servery/kitchen. Audio visual equipment and wireless Internet are available.
Events at the Club
The Sports & Leisure Club is an excellent venue for a wide variety of events and functions, including:
- corporate and social gatherings
- team building programmes
- conferences, seminars and workshops
- birthday parties and private functions
- sports tournaments and competitions