Jebel Ali Dragons RFC… “The Dragons”… (formerly known as the Dubai Dragons RFC) was established in 1992 originally playing purely as a ‘social team’ and has over time developed into a club with two very competitive sides in the Gulf and Emirates leagues.
Jebel Ali Dragons ‘home’ was previously at the Exiles ground, Dragons have now moved to their new “Home Ground” at Jebel Ali Shooting Club Centre of Excellence, we renamed the Club following the generous sponsorship of Jebel Ali Hotels International.
The Club has a constitution and is a Member of the UAERA, and was previously a member of the AGRFU.
The Club has a ‘committee’, which consists of the following officers who are elected by the Club Members at the AGM: Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer, Team Captain, Fixtures Secretary, Social Secretary, Asst. Social Secretary, and Club Coach.
Club members who have paid their subscriptions are entitled to Vote for Officers at the AGM. The Club currently has approximately 85 paid up members, who are from all over the world. In addition to the paid membership, the club also has a broad supporter base numbering into the hundreds.
The Dragons have enjoyed good success over recent years:
Jebel Ali Dragons 1st XV
Gulf League winners: 2003/04, 2004/05, 2005/06
Gulf Cup winners: 2003, 2004, and 2006.
Dubai 7’s winners 2005, 2008 , 2009 and 2011
Jebel Ali Dragons 2nd XV
Emirates League champions: 2003/04, 2004/05, 2006/07, 2007/8 and 2008/9.
Dubai 7s Plate Winners 2011.