Corporate Sports
Championship 2020

Held annually, the Corporate Sports Championship Dubai is the premier Corporate Wellness event in the UAE and brings together global and local companies for two days of Sports, Wellness and Friendly competition.
 
Launched in the Year of Tolerance, in collaboration with the Dubai Sports Council and in aid of Friends of Cancer Patients, the first ever Corporate Sports Championship Dubai in February 2019 brought together over 1000 participants, and their friends and family, in the ideal setting to witness #ToleranceinAction.
 
Over the two days the Championship welcomed teams from such global brands as Nestle, PWC and Boston Consulting Group as well as leading UAE companies such as Meraas, NAFFCO, Saudi German Hospital, Dubai Islamic Bank and the first ever Corporate Sports Champions – du.
 

What is New?

The 2020 Championship will introduce new sports including Darts, Chess, and Archery. Additionally, arts and crafts will be introduced including guided sports photography and painting classes.
 
The purpose of this event is to facilitate an experience that will raise employee morale, build a better bond amongst the teams, enhance brand awareness, promote a work-life balance, facilitate networking with like-minded individuals, support CSR initiatives and drive friendly competition.

The Ultimate Sports Day experience takes Corporate Wellness into another dimension, and benefits not only businesses and their staff, but thanks to related CSR initiatives, the wider community too.

Registration opens: 15 Sep 2019

Registration closes: 30 January 2020

Event: 28 & 29 February 2020

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Objectives 

The main objectives of the Corporate Sports Championship is to motivate and engage employees in friendly competition, team-building and camaraderie; enhance brand loyalty and productivity, and finally enable networking with like-minded professionals.

Awards 

  • Corporate Sports Champions 2020 (Ultimate prize)
  • Excellence Award
  • Team Discipline Award
  • Competition Performance Awards
  • MVP Awards

2019 Championship winners

Sports

Cricket

Tournament Format: 8v8
Match Duration:  8-Overs
Squad Limit:  Max 8 Players 
Officials: Federation Accredited
Playing Surface: Outdoor Court
Gender: Male & Female (Separate Tournaments)
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Volleyball

Tournament Format: 6v6
Match Duration:  First to 21 points (20min time allocation)
Squad Limit:  6v6 (max 8 players)
Playing Surface: Outdoor (beach sand)
Gender: Mixed groups only
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Basketball

Tournament Format: Group Stage & Knockout (5v5)
Match Duration:  4 x 10mins
Squad Limit:  Max 8 Players 
Officials: Federation Accredited
Playing Surface: Indoor Court
Gender: Male & Female (Separate Tournaments)
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Football 

Tournament Format: Group Stage & Knockout (5v5)
Match Duration:  2 x 20mins
Squad Limit:  Max 8 Players 
Officials: Federation Accredited
Playing Surface: Outdoor (Natural grass)
Gender: Male & Female (Separate Tournaments)
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Swimming

Distances: Varied
Format:  Individuals and single-gender
Uniforms: Costumes are not included. Participants to bring own.
Pool: Outdoor pool (50m)
Awards:  1st, 2nd & 3rd (Medals) & Overall winner (trophy)

Fitness Challenge

Format: Individuals and mixed groups
Obstacles: Surprise outdoor obstacle course
Squad Limit:  Max 4 participants per team (mixed)
Fitness Level: All levels
Awards:  1st, 2nd & 3rd (Medals) & Overall winner (trophy)

Badminton

Tournament Format: Group Stage & Knockout
Match Duration:  First to 11 points, best of 3 sets
Squad Limit:  Mixed Doubles Only 
Playing Surface: Indoor Court
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Table Tennis

Tournament Format: Group Stage & Knockouts
Match Duration:  First to 11 points, best of 3 sets
Game Format:  Singles (Male and female tournaments)
Playing Surface: Indoor Court
Awards: 1st, 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Padel Tennis

Tournament Format: Group Stage & Knockout
Match Duration:  1 game, best of 5 sets
Game Format:  Mixed Doubles-only
Playing Surface: Outdoor
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Team-Building 

Format: Knockout
Games: Egg & Spoon race; 3-legged race; tug-of-war; wooden skiis; Naughts & crosses.
Playing surface: Outdoor
Team limit: 6 participants per team (mixed)
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Track & Field

Format: Group stage & Knockout (Separate female/male)
Distances:  4 x 100m (relay) & 100m sprint, 200m & 400m
Playing Surface: Outdoor running track
Awards:  1st, 2nd & 3rd (Medals) & Overall winner (trophy)

Archery

Tournament Format: Open Play
Dates:  28 & 29 February 2020
Match Duration:  4 x 10mins
Squad Limit:  Max 8 Players (No external players allowed)
Officials: Federation Accredited
Playing Surface: Regulation Target
Gender: Mixed League
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Chess 

Tournament Format: Knockout
Playing Surface: Regulation Board
Gender: Mixed Group
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Darts

Tournament Format: Knockout
Playing Surface: Regulation Board
Gender: Mixed Group
Awards:  1st, 2nd & 3rd (Medals)

Rock Climbing

Registration Necessary? No. Open Play throughout the weekend
Format: Fastest to reach the top
Playing Surface: Outdoor Climbing wall
Awards:  1st, 2nd & 3rd (Medals) & Overall winner (trophy)

Foosball 

Scoring First to 10 points (10min time allocation)
Playing Surface: Table (outdoor)
Gender: Doubles (any combination of gender)
Awards: 1st (Medals & Trophy), 2nd, 3rd & 4th (Medals)

Top-Bin Challenge

Prizes Cash prizes up for grabs

Half-Court Challenge

Prizes Cash prizes up for grabs

3-Pointer

Prizes Cash prizes up for grabs

Crossbar Challenge

Prizes Cash prizes up for grabs