Rugby

The Sevens Stadium is a world-class rugby facility famously known as the home of Dubai’s most-loved sporting event; Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens.

 

Hosting over 100,000 fans from across the world in an action-packed three days  you can expect thrilling action, great crowds, fun for all the family and of course international standard rugby. Join us for Dubai’s biggest and best sporting and social event of the year.

 

Watch highlights from 2016’s tournament HERE

 

The Sevens Stadium is also host to HSBC’s annual Rugby Festival – consisting of 240 teams taking part in this growing international Mini & Youth rugby tournament. See last year’s competitors in action HERE

 

Facilities at The Sevens Stadium:

 

  • Eight state of the art natural grass pitches
  • All floodlit
  • Pitch One to an international TV standard

 

The Sevens Stadium is the home of two of the UAE’s largest clubs where over 1500 players use the stadium facilities every week during the playing season:

 

Dubai Exiles – the oldest rugby club in the UAE, the Exiles have just celebrated their 50th Anniversary and with over 700 members, are dedicated to playing, enjoying and promoting rugby in the UAE.

 

Dubai Exiles Mini & Youth – providing a superb rugby environment from all ages of younger players from Under 5 to Under 19. Regular training in preparation for matches in domestic leagues and international festivals and tours.

 

Dubai Hurricanes – also one of the largest rugby clubs in the UAE, with over 800 members from 42 nationalities, the Dubai Hurricanes continue to grow ad develop using their values of ‘respect’, sportsmanship and ‘family’.

                     

Dubai Hurricanes Mini & Youth – facilitates progression from starting to learn skills to continuously developing the player as they grow in preparation for their transition into senior rugby.

 

The rugby pitches at The Sevens Stadium are also a training base for all UAE national rugby teams and many other local tams.

  

Come and use our pitches for anything from a training session to a 3-day tournament. Please contact Lidia from our events team on sports.events@thesevens.ae in order to make a booking.

Want to play?

Want to join a team or have a team that wants to play? Please fill out the form below, or contact us on

+971 4 8096605

Located 20 mins from DXB