Dubai Watersports Festival to Kick off this Saturday at Al Mamzar Lake

19 October 2020

Dubai International Marine Club announced a series of Dubai Watersports Festival at the club new calendar for the season 2020-2021 targeting the amateur and fanatic of watersports that aims to enhance their skills and gain new experiences as well as to raise awareness in the importance of adhering to precautionary measure in practicing sports.

The Dubai Watersports Festival is organized in line with the implementation of the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, and along with the plans of the Dubai Sports Council towards a healthy society, and the efforts of the DIMC Board of Directors headed by Ahmed Saeed bin Meshar which aims to achieve community partnership and to provide a safe environment to practice the sports freely.

The first activity under the series of the Dubai Watersports Festival will start on Saturday at Al Mamzar Lake in which the event will be held for the first time. With a unique community sports gathering for the youth as their Introduction to Jetski (Aquabike) and Moto Surf.

The organizing committee has decided that the first watersports festival will be dedicated to Juniors only who would like to have a unique watersports experience. As the club prepared a surprise for the participants by providing with the Jet Ski from Victory Team along with expert Chris Wilkinson, the Head of Jetski Division at Victory Team with their Technical Staff and the administration of Jetsurf will be there as well to supervise the Motosurf activities.

Mohammed Hareb, the CEO of DIMC confirmed that the Dubai Watersports Festival is the new addition to the calendar of Dubai International Marine Club as the project aims to establish the marine sports among the segment of the society in which its popular among the country’s resident and people. The event also aims to increase awareness in practicing the sports adhering to the protocol of precautionary measure issued by the national authorities as well as to discover new talents in various sports.

He said that the week one of the festival will be on Saturday at Al Mamzar which is the first in 5 watersports festival to be organized by the club as part of the new season 2020-2021 wherein the week two will be on 24-28 November, the week three will be on 30th of January next year, the week four will be on 27th of February 2020 and the fifth will be on 27th of March 2021.

The CEO of DIMC invited the youth and juniors who is wishing to participate in the week one of the Dubai Watersports Festival to be held on Saturday at Al Mamzar Lake to enjoy an amazing experience in two sports the introduction to Jetski by Victory Team and the introduction to Motosurf by Jetsurf in location next to public access.

Event Schedule

24 October 2020: Dubai Maritime Festival – Week One

24-28 November 2020: Dubai Maritime Festival – Week Two

30 January 2021: Dubai Maritime Festival – Week Three

27 February 2021: Dubai Maritime Festival – Week Four

27 March 2021: Dubai Maritime Festival – Week Five