Part of the ambitious Dubailand project, Sports City covers 50million square foot and is situated just off Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road. Sports City is a very unique community in Dubai in that it is primarily focused on fitness and healthy living. There are some amazing sporting facilities there such as the ICC cricket academy, Fit Republik – a mammoth state-of-the-art gym – and a range of other centres and activities. The area is home to a number of different developments, ranging from luxury villas to chic and spacious apartments towers. It also includes some gorgeous houses and retail outlets across its Victory Heights villa complex, which borders The Els Club’s 18-hole golf course, Canal Residence West, Canal Promenade Retail and Sports Village. Other nearby attractions include the Me’Aisem mall, hosting a multitude of shopping, dining and entertainment options, and Motor City, an auto themed community with a race track and an array of great dining outlets.