Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens appoints MMI Travel as official tour operator
- United Arab Emirates: Monday, October 24 - 2011 at 13:39
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Organisers of the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens announced today that MMI Travel has been appointed as Official Tour Operator for the 2011 tournament. With thousands of rugby fans heading to Dubai for the three-day spectacle, MMI Travel has put together packages for those travelling to the city and has also been tasked with appointing Official Travel Agents across the globe.
"The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens has grown incredibly in recent years with many visitors coming to Dubai specifically for the tournament which offers such a unique mix of sporting action with incredible family entertainment," said Tournament Director Jim Fitzsimons.
"It is a pleasure to welcome MMI Travel on board as Official Tour Operator to cater to the needs of these visitors and we look forward to our association with them," he added.
"The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is an iconic event, mainly due to the vibrant crowd it attracts" said Iain Andrew, Divisional Senior Vice President of MMI Travel. "As sports travel specialists we want to keep this spirit alive, so we have made it even easier for fans from around the world to travel to Dubai and join in the excitement as they support their different teams".
The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens takes place from December 1-3 at 7he Sevens and will see 16 of the finest international Sevens teams taking to the field for the second leg of the HSBC Sevens World Series.
In addition, over 170 teams will take part in the hugely popular Invitation tournament on the surrounding pitches, with crowds of over 40,000 expected on both Friday and Saturday for what remains the region's favourite sporting and social event.
Tickets to the tournament are on sale through dubairugby7s.com and various outlets while travel packages can be obtained through mmitravel.com. Corporate hospitality packages and reserved seating are also available through the tournament website.
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