Abu Dhabi - Post Report Question and Answers

Are local sports classes and/or activities available for kids?

Most schools and even some nurseries will offer afternoon classes. There are also several outside clubs, but I have no idea how much they cost. - Jun 2019

Tons! Rugby, soccer, basketball, American football, tennis, baseball - it is all here somewhere. - Sep 2017

Tons. There are any number of programs at the Zayid sports center, the Club has a lot, ACS supports all level is sporting activities. All is available for a price!!! - Jun 2015

Some are listed in the free weeklies, but it would have to be seasonal and/or indoor. - May 2013

Yes, through the clubs, the international schools and an extensive summer program in the parks, although most families escape the heat and go to their home countries for the summer. - Jul 2012

Probably, but most will be more expensive than at home. - Aug 2011

Yes, but more for boys and less for girls. Not too extensive outside of soccer / football. - Jul 2011

Usually through the schools, but there isn't really much out there that I know of. Marina Mall has an ice skating rink that is very popular with kids. All malls have a kids amusement center. It is a very family friendly city. - Nov 2010

The schools offer sports programs. Outside of schools, there is an equestrian club, ballet for kids, martial arts training (somewhere), and swimming lessons offered at any of the clubs. - Jan 2010

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