Recreational Sports

We offer a wide variety of recreational sports, which requires various level of understanding of each sport, through our club sports, intramural sports, and recreational sports programs.

Types
Types of Sports Offered
Description
Club Sports
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Jiu-Jitsu
  • Touch Rugby
Club sports compete competitively with other universities, or colleges in the UAE but are not regulated by the Abu Dhabi Inter-university Sports League (ADISL). Club Sports are open to all levels of experience, but a basic understanding of the sport, enthusiasm, and a commitment to the team are important.
Intramural Sports
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Floor Hockey
  • Volleyball
  • Futsal
Intramural sports provide students, faculty and all staff the opportunity to compete against each other within the NYUAD community.
Campus Recreation
  • Rock Climbing
  • Bubble Soccer
  • Dragon Boating
  • Stand-up Paddle Boarding(SUP)
  • Indoor Triathlon
Campus recreation sports are designed to get all students on campus active. Activities are primarily non-competitive and seek to diversify and enhance the student experience.