Zayed Sports City was built to fulfill the vision of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the UAE’s founding father.
Zayed Sports City was inaugurated in 1980 as a venue to reflect the country’s passion for sport as well as a platform to develop the country’s promising athletic talent. Today, this iconic landmark remains a vibrant sports and entertainment hub.
With a mission to ease accessibility to sports for everyone the complex is a social organization providing a wide selection of sports, promotes healthy lifestyles and is committed to enhancing the well-being of the people in the UAE. Now known for more than just its sport offerings, Zayed Sports City is the home of the country’s greatest sporting achievements and the most spectacular entertainment events: past, present and future.
The complex hosts a vast range of events and activities, including international sporting and entertainment events, elite training, athlete development, corporate days, birthday parties and more.