Updated 8 July 2016
The 2016 Jubilee Games will take place from 22 – 29 July in Dubai. Stay up to date on the latest from this international Ismaili sports event.
The 2016 Jubilee Games signature includes the mark of the Dubai Sports Council.JG-OT
Dubai, 8 July 2016 — The leading body for the development of sport in Dubai has formally extended its support to the 2016 Jubilee Games. The association with the Dubai Sports Council is expressed in an updated version of the Jubilee Games signature, which was released today.
“The Jubilee Games is proud to be associated with the Dubai Sports Council,” said the Jubilee Games Organsing Team in a written statement. “The Dubai Sports Council has extended its support and guidance to the Jubilee Games Organising Team and has played a key role in making the Jubilee Games happen.”
The entrance of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai is adorned by fountains, trees and a five-arched teak and meranti portico.Gary Otte
During the 2016 Jubilee Games, visitors can enjoy a guided tour of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai. Tours must be booked in advance and will be conducted between 21 – 30 July.Learn more:
» Book a tour of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai
We are delighted to launch the registration process for all spectators planning to attend the 2016 Jubilee Games in Dubai from 22–29 July 2016. Event tickets for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies as well as the Global Concert are also now available.
All spectators, regardless of their age, are required to register in order to access any sporting venue. Family members and partners of all faiths are most welcome. Spectator registration closes on 7 July 2016. We encourage all spectators to register online at their earliest convenience.
The Discovery Programme is a unique opportunity to experience and learn about Ismaili history and see the impact of AKDN programmes firsthand through excursions to nearby countries. See how flagship projects are improving the quality of life of the communities in which they are situated.
Open to athletes, spectators and volunteers attending the Jubilee Games, the Discovery Programme offers a variety of travel and hospitality options for interested participants. Book now to take advantage of this unique experience and opportunity. Embark on an engaging journey of discovery!
Has it been your dream to kick a football for FC Barcelona? Do you want to learn about short passing and one-touch football known as Tiki-Taka?
During the 2016 Jubilee Games, participants aged 11–17 will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the FC Barcelona Football Camp as part of an international collaboration between the Jubilee Games and FCBEscola, the renowned football club’s official academy.
FCBEscola will run the camp exclusively for Jubilee Games attendees, providing world class coaching and introducing keen football players to various game skills and key tactics. Trainees will also learn about the values that are inherent to the world famous football club.Learn more:
» FC Barcelona Football Camp
The 2016 Jubilee Games are set to take place between 22 – 29 July in Dubai.JG
9 March 2016 — With 134 days until the start of the 2016 Jubilee Games, a new website has been launched that will help athletes, volunteers and spectators prepare for this signature event of the global Ismaili Muslim community.
The Jubilee Games website provides the most current and complete source of information about the Games, which is set to take place between 22 – 29 July 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Everything from athlete qualification and eligibility requirements, the sports being played and the facilities where they will be held, to information on registration and travel is covered.
The Jubilee Games bring Ismailis from around the world together to celebrate excellence in sport.JG
The 2016 Jubilee Games is an eight-day event to be held between 22 – 29 July in Dubai, United Arab Emirates that will bring Ismaili Muslims from around the world together to celebrate excellence in competitive sport.
The Jubilee Games is expected to draw 2 000 athletes, at least 1 000 volunteers, and several thousand local and international spectators. The Games includes 15 individual and team sports, opening and closing ceremonies featuring cultural performances that will showcase the talent of the international Jamat.Learn more:
» About the Jubilee Games
Athletes interested in participating in the 2016 Jubilee Games can now learn about the sports and facilities, qualification and eligibility requirements, registration and travel information.Learn more:
» Jubilee Games Athletes
Review frequently asked questions about the 2016 Jubilee Games to learn about athlete eligibility and registration information.Learn more:
» Frequently Asked Questions
Dubai is located on the Eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula, and is one of seven emirates that constitute the United Arab Emirates. It is rich in cultural heritage and its people are proud to uphold their traditional values, extending courtesy and generous hospitality to visitors.