Amity University Dubai’s 700,000 square foot campus, located in Dubai International Academic City is home to an athletics running track, a well-maintained football field along with tennis and basketball courts and a multi-purpose indoor sports hall. The Sports team at the University host an annual Amity Sports Fest to bring together student athletes from universities in the UAE and the local education community.
The Amity Sports Fest 2019 had over 28 participating universities including University of Dubai, American University of Sharjah, Middlesex University Dubai, University of Ajman and many more, with a record number of 1,654 students enlisted in a total of 8 events. Over a span of 4-days athletes competed in basketball, cricket, volleyball, badminton, football, tennis, throwball and athletics, with 3 winning spots awarded to the winners of each sport.
In addition to the athletic events, students that visited the University were able to enjoy a number of fun games with prizes, impromptu dance competitions and music organised by this year’s sponsors Talabat, Red Bull UAE and Sketchers. This dynamic sports event aimed to unifying students through sports, creating a culture that celebrates and encourages students to remain active and get involved in extracurricular activities.