Not a mainstream sport, certainly, but the clay-pigeon shooting opportunities are worth mentioning because of the quality of the club here.
Jebel Ali International Shooting Club is an Olympic-standard shooting club that attracts many locals and visitors. The club has outdoor ranges for the seven clay pigeon disciplines and an archery range. Inside, there's a firearms simulator room where you can analyze your technique and accuracy. Professional instruction and all equipment are supplied for single or group lessons. Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, Jebel Ali, Dubai, Dubai. 4/883–6555. www.jaihotels.com.