The Corporate Sports Championship is exclusively for companies. Participants must represent a company and be over the age of 21.
We have competitions for both men and women as well as some that are mixed. Please check our championship page for further information.
30th January – Registration Closes
Before the 26th of February – Team Meetings (Rules & Schedules)
27th February – Day 1 of Competition (Group Stages)
28th February – Day 2 of Competition (Group Stages)
29th February – Day 3 of Competition (Semi-finals, finals and Award Ceremony)
You can download our activities interest survey that will allow you to gauge your employees’ interest level so there’s no guessing required. If you have further questions or need clarifications, please reach out to the Corporate Sports team.
Once you have completed the activities interest survey to determine your employees’ interest and skill levels, you will be able to choose sports and the number of teams suitable for your budget and employee preference.
We will work closely with you to make it a smooth process from beginning to end.
We have a fantastic group of volunteers which forms a vital part of our events. If you are interested please read more here.
We welcome interns and have a specific program available for you! Please read more here.
The health and safety of our participants is our top priority. We will have a full medical team and ambulance on site on behalf of our medical partner throughout the weekend.
Payment for the Championship is due upon invoice. If there are any difficulties, please contact your Corporate Sports Representative.
Unfortunately, pets are not allowed at the Championship.
It’s a simple 3-step process.
- Complete the Basic Information form with the POC details and Waiver – Click Here
- One of our admin staff members will contact the POC to establish how many participants, teams and sports will be required, and issue the quotation and subsequent invoice.
- Once the invoice is received, you have 30 days to make the payment and we will contact you to complete the team on-boarding.
Yes, we will need a valid Emirates ID for each active participant for verification, medical, and insurance purposes.
Companies are welcome to register as many teams as they wish in all activities. Please note that there will be schedule overlaps for some activities and it is the participants’ responsibility to ensure any conflict is avoided. For those who wish to participate in more than one activity, we encourage teams to max out the team roster so there are always enough players. Any teams that do not meet the minimum player requirements may be disqualified.
There is no minimum number of teams required. Larger companies on average register 10-20 teams while others can enter just 1-3 teams. We welcome all companies equally, but the more teams you register, the higher your organization’s chance of winning the championship title.
Registration closes on the 30th of January 2020 at 8pm.
We will give a full refund, minus an AED250 administrative fee per team with a minimum of one months’ notice before the event date. Any team refund request with less than one months’ notice will be credited towards next year’s Corporate Sports Championship or any other services available through our company to the same value.
Your Corporate Sports Representative will send you a form which you need to fill in
with the following details per participant:
– Full Name
– Designation within company
– Emirates ID Copt (Front and Back)
– Resident Visa Copy (proof of employment)
We require all participants visa copies as proof of UAE residency and employment. We are committed to the integrity of our Championship – All winning teams must be made up of 100% company employees.
The Corporate sports team will be there every step of the way, making the process as easy as possible. We ask every company to select a chosen representative, to whom we can liaise with. To gauge your employees interest you can download our activities interest survey that will allow you to gauge your employees’ interest level so there’s no guessing required.
Roster management will be organized internally by your company representative, in most cases your HR department or the social/wellness committee. You are free to move and replace players as you wish, as long as your teams meet the minimum player and gender requirement, if applicable. Please contact your company’s representative for more information.
We ask that all participants re-check the schedule before arriving at the event. We will do all we can to avoid last minute changes, but changes can sometimes be inevitable. Also, to speed up the waiver checking process, please fill in the online waiver form well in advance of the event.
All players must sign the waiver to participate in the championship. The waiver only needs to be signed once and will covers all events. Be sure to fill in the online waiver before arriving – this will be shared with your company representative once you’ve been signed up. Please note that waiver checks will be done pre-event.
Individuals should wear clothing and footwear appropriate for the respective activity, plus any protective equipment, such as such shin guards, etc. The most essential thing is to stay hydrated, water will be provided throughout the day along with healthy food and snacks. Last but not least, bring your sense of sportsmanship and fun!
Your Company Representative is the first point of contact for any questions you may have. They are the liaison between Corporate Sport team and your company. They handle all event information distribution, including roster management and updates.
If a team wishes to go beyond the maximum number of players allowed on a team, email us ahead of time and let us know the reason. Since most of our events take place over the course of a 3-day tournament, substitution is allowed in cases where a player may be unable to attend on both days (if the maximum number of players allowed isn’t exceeded).
We are committed to the integrity of our Championship – all winning teams must be made up of 100% company employees. In case of an emergency, we may permit external participants, however, your team will then forfeit the chance to take home the Corporate Sports Championship Grand Prize.
If you find this is the case, please inform a Corporate Sports Team member asap.
Participants should wear clothing and footwear appropriate for the respective activity, plus any protective equipment such as shin guards etc. A team uniform will be provided, with help of your team Captain and POC. The most essential thing is to stay hydrated, water will be provided throughout the day along with healthy food and snacks. Last but not least, bring a smile, sense of sportsmanship and the fun!
Every team will be required a personalized Team Uniform. We have a dedicated apparel partner, who you will be directed to after the registration process is completed to discuss the design and printing of your bespoke Championship Uniform.
Championship schedules will be posted on our website two weeks ahead of the event. Due to the nature of the scheduling process we can only begin once ALL teams are finalized. We will do our best to accommodate last minute requests as this
may create some delays.
We will liaise with your company representative who will be notified when schedules have been posted. Please remember, it is the responsibility of your team to know when you are playing. Please ensure you’re at the relevant location at least 10min
prior to KO.
A daily healthy meal plus water will be provided to all participants at all venues as port of the Corporate Sports Championship package.
Yes, of course! We encourage you to invite your friends and family to come and watch you play. We will have an Entertainment Village set up at our primary venue (SISD) with lots of fun activities, activations, and entertainment for families and friends of all ages.
The Championship schedule will be posted on our website two weeks ahead of the event. Due to the nature of the scheduling process, we can only begin once ALL teams are finalized. We will do our best to accommodate last minute requests, however this may create some delays.
Your company representative will be notified when schedules have been posted. Please remember, it is the responsibility of your team to know when you are playing.
There is a strict “no-show” policy. Teams that do not show up for the game without notice will incur point’s penalties. No-shows cause a lot of disruption to schedules, so, if you are aware that your team cannot make it to a match, please notify us immediately so we can address any necessary schedule changes.
A daily healthy meal plus water will be provided to all participants at all venues as part of the Corporate Sports Championship package.
Also, food trucks will be present at the venue during each day.
If a team is unable to fulfil participation in any sport, then they will lose all accumulated points they have gained thus far in that sport.
There will be free parking available at the Swiss International Scientific School. Please see the below link to view our location via google maps.
The Fitness Challenge will be a set of obstacles that covers all different components of fitness: strength, speed, stamina, power, agility, endurance and balance.
The Fitness Challenge will test your actual fitness level rather than Sports specific ability. We hope to find the true all-rounded athlete, also crowning two individuals as the “Fittest Corporate” Male and Female in the UAE.
Sponsorships are available at several different levels for companies that wish to participate or become a stand-alone sponsor. Sponsorships are offered on a first come-first served basis, so if interested please email our marketing manager at email@example.com
Yes, follow us on social media to stay up to date with information and photos pre, during, and post event, and don’t forget to use our hashtag #CSC2020
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Watch out for us on social media. If you require some high-resolution photos of the event for your company use, reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org, we’ll be happy to assist you.
Medals & Awards Celebration
For all events, teams and individuals are awarded medals based on the top finishers in that event. Medals range from overall winners to gender winners. Please refer to the website for specifics of each event.
The Awards Celebration will be held on Saturday the 29th of February, when all events have been completed and the points tallied.
Corporate Sports Champions 2020 (Ultimate prize): The Champions will win the coveted Corporate Sports Shield and an Annual Employee Wellbeing Program worth in excess of 100,000 AED.
Excellence Award: A trophy will be awarded for the company with the most participants in the Championship and they will receive a free employee wellbeing evaluation.
Team Discipline Award: A trophy will be awarded for the team that shows the best sportsmanship, and overall camaraderie.
Competition Performance Awards – awards for each team sport:
- First place for these sports: 10,000 AED for each (Basketball, Football, Volleyball, Cricket) and gold medals
- First place for all other sports: Gold medals only
- Second Place: Silver medals
- Third place: Bronze medals
>MVP in top 10 sports: football, basketball, cricket, volleyball, badminton, table tennis, fitness challenge, track & Field, rock climbing and swimming – Samsung Wearables and trophy
>MVP for other sports: trophy only