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Club Sports with NYU Abu Dhabi Athletics are all-inclusive groups for undergraduate students with regular training sessions to develop skills in the sport. Each sport has a coach and will compete in external events in Abu Dhabi and the UAE. Open to all levels of experience, but a basic understanding of the sport, enthusiasm, energy, and a commitment to the team are important. NYUAD Athletics supplies equipment, coaching, and entry fees for external competitions.


Cricket

The NYUAD Cricket Club holds twice-weekly practices with competitive matches once a week on Fridays versus universities and corporations in the UAE. A regular commitment to practice and competitive matches will be required.

 

the nyuad cricket club


Jiu-Jitsu

The NYUAD Jiu-Jitsu Club holds twice-weekly Mixed practices. Belt progression and participation in regional tournaments is encouraged. Guis are available for sign-out from the Equipment Room. This Club requires that you have the knowledge and basic skill of the game. A regular commitment to practice will be required. 

jiu jitsu


Tennis

The NYUAD Tennis Club holds weekly practices with an option to take part in events and matches locally throughout the year. This Club requires that you have the knowledge and basic skill of the game. A regular commitment to practice will be required. 

nyuad tennis court


Touch Rugby

The NYUAD Touch Rugby Club holds twice-weekly practices with competitive matches once a week in the Abu Dhabi Harlequins league. The Club will be entered into national tournaments each semester. Club numbers will be limited and experience at 'touch' is preferred. A regular commitment to practice and competitive matches will be required.

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For more information on Club Sports contact: Jennifer Scully