Netball is a popular non-contact sport, and there are a number of teams that have popped up around the city. Dubai Netball League (DNL) are a non-profit organisation that has teams of many different ages and abilities, so they’re a good one to start off with whether you’re just testing the waters or have been playing netball for years. They organise matches between neighbouring emirates, and are the oldest and most established social and competitive netball league in Dubai.

How to join: Email chair.dnl@gmail.com or secretary.dnl@gmail.com, through their social media (Facebook/Instagram) pages, or through their website.

Joining fees: Dhs700 (September to May League fees)

Dubai Netball League (DNL), Sevens Stadium, every Tues & Wed night from 7pm to 10pm. dubainetballleague.com