Frequently Asked Questions


Members of the media are not permitted access to any Dubai Racing Club quarantine facility. Breaches of this rule will result in the immediate retraction of media credentials.

Is my season credential valid for the Dubai World Cup meeting? No, you will need to be accredited separately for the Dubai World Cup meeting.

Can I film at Meydan Racecourse? Meydan works with the DFTC (Dubai Film and TV Commission Any organisation wishing to shoot at any Meydan Group property is required to obtain a permit from the DFTC via the online portal. This will automatically notify Meydan in order to seek approval. 

Do you issue temporary passes? Yes we can, but upon special request only. All temporary badges must be returned to a member of the Media Department before leaving Meydan Racecourse.

What is the dress code? Business attire or national dress. Jeans, sneakers, t-shirts, cargo pants are strictly not allowed into the grandstands, official areas, or the parade ring. Media members who are not appropriately dressed will be asked to leave.

Can I watch the races on the internet? Yes but only on delay. Please click here for race videos.

Can I get footage of a particular race meeting? By special request. Please contact the Media Department ([email protected]) at Dubai Racing Club for more details.

Can I use images from your website? Images may be used for editorial purposes only, with credit given to both Dubai Racing Club and the official photographer as per the caption on the image. We do not allow images being used for advertorial purposes. You will need to contact [email protected] to request a username and password in order to access hi-res images from the gallery on

Do you arrange interviews with jockeys and horse connections on request? Dubai Racing Club Media Department can assist by liaising between media and horse connections. We do not distribute contact details for horsemen.

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