COVID-19 Guidelines

Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) strictly adheres to all rules and regulations laid out by Government authorities, including Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and Dubai Sports Council to ensure the health and safety of everyone on the premises of Dubai Sports World.


50+ Staff
managing the event
20+ Housekeeping
team dedicated
to event hygiene
Dedicated Staff
for balls and sports
equipment sanitisation

Dedicated Hygiene
Champions from DWTC
EMS Room
Daily Disinfection
of the facility prior
to morning opening

Daily Fumigation
of the facility
post closure
Room onsite
Sports Guidelines
displayed at
each court/pitch

In addition to the above we will also be implementing the following measures.

  • Public announcements and the display of the new rules will be placed in highly visible areas, including entrances and other public areas.
  • Signage highlighting precautionary measures will be made available in different areas of the venue.
  • We will maintain adequate records of all visitors, including names, telephone numbers and visit dates to assist with COVID-19 contact tracing if required. This will also be done for DSW staff and on-site team members.
  • A dedicated ‘Hygiene Champion’ is being assigned to ensure the compliance of all government guidelines and regulations.
  • Touch free hand sanitizing dispensers will be placed across the venue.
  • All items considered to be hazardous waste such as used masks and gloves will have dedicated disposal bins.

Equipment RelatedF & B Related
  • Players should bring their sports equipment in order to maintain hygiene and due to limited availability.
  • Where it is not possible to bring your own equipment, these items will between sessions and at the start and end of each day.
  • If you choose to use equipment provided by Dubai Sports World, you will need to read and sign the Sports Equipment Agreement Form.
  • All food and beverage areas should maintain a 3​m distance between tables.
  • Food will be served in disposable plates with disposable cutlery.
  • Beverage dispensers will not be available, however beverages in disposable containers will be available.


Mobile App Check-In
is mandatory
Avoid large crowdsMask is

Social distancing
is mandatory
Frequent hand wash is
Sanitisers installed
around the facility

In addition to the above we will also be implementing the following measures.

  • Check-In via the Dubai Sports World mobile app is mandatory for all visitors whether playing or spectating. Entry will be refused if this has not been done as accurate information is required should the need for contact tracing in light of COVID-19 arise.
  • All visitors must wear a face mask at all times, unless you are engaged in strenuous physical activity, in which case masks may be lowered or removed.
  • Maintain hygiene etiquette and refrain from spitting on the floors of the courts.
  • Players should refrain from celebrating or hugging or engaging in any close physical proximity during the game.
  • Intermingling of members of different groups is prohibited.
  • Showers and changing rooms will not be available.
  • Lockers will not be available.
  • No linen or towels to be provided.
  • Washrooms and toilets will be available and will be sanitised after every use as well as on an hourly basis.

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