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Watersports registration open for Dubai Watersports Summer Week

KT Report/Dubai
Filed on June 22, 2020
A participant in action during previous edition of the Hydrofly competition. -- Supplied photo

Three-days of fun-filled weekend to be held in Dubai Beaches.

Watersports enthusiasts in the UAE have a chance to check out their skills as Dubai International Marine Club announced the opening of the registration for the Dubai Watersports Summer Week in cooperation with the Dubai Sports Council.

The event is in accordance with directives of Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Sports Council and the President of DIMC in the response to the decision of the national authorities in the emirate to resume the sports activities in Dubai, according to a press release.

The registration process for the event will be through the club official website ( wherein they can fill up the online form for the selected race and then the club will notify them to confirm their participation.

It is expected to be a fun filled weekend in Dubai Beaches with the participation of the various sectors of society and watersports enthusiast in line with the Government's plan to gradually open all sectors of life in the Emirate, and complies with instructions issued
by Dubai's Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management, and related government agencies.

The Council has prepared a detailed list of protocols in collaboration with relevant authorities to ensure the safety of everyone involved in these competitions.

The event will be for three consecutive days starting from Thursday, June 25 until Saturday, June 27.

On Thursday, Al Shurooq Beach in Jumeirah, will witness the Motosurf competition for the first time in the Dubai waters and followed by the Hydrofly (Flyboard) competition as they fly up high in the sky with their amazing stunt which is open for beginner or professionals.
On Friday, a full day of competition at a different venue. Two of the three scheduled event for the day - is the Kayak Fishing and Stand Up paddling - which will be taking place for the first time in Dubai.
Kayak Fishing, which is open to all, will be held at Dubai Waters, while the Stand Up Paddling race will take place at Kite Beach. The third event of the day is the Kitesurf (Open to All) in Nessnass Beach.

The third day, June 27, will feature the Modern Sailing competition for Laser 4.7 and Optimist in cooperation with Dubai Offshore Sailing Club (DOSC). For registration visit :

Thursday, June 25:
. Motosurf
. Flyboard (Hydrofly)

Friday, June 26:
. Kayak Fishing
. Stand Up Paddling
. Kitesurf

Saturday, June 27:
. Modern Sailing

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