Hamdan bin Mohammed attends camel race at Al Wathba

ABU DHABI: H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and Sheikh Sultan bin Hamdan Al Nahyan, Advisor to the UAE President, and President of the Emirates Camel Racing Federation, today attended the events of the fourth day of the Zayed Camel Race Grand Prix and races of camels owned by Sheikhs as part of the Sheikh Zayed Heritage Festival at Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi.

In attendance also were Sheikh Khalifa bin Sultan bin Hamdan Al Nahyan, Sheikh Mubarak bin Sultan bin Hamdan Al Nahyan along with a crowd of fans from the UAE and GCC countries.

Sheikh Sultan bin Hamdan presented the Sheikh Zayed Camel Race Grand Prix Dagger to Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed for the winning of his camel of the race.

First held over thirty years ago, the Sheikh Zayed Camel Race Grand Prix brings together the world’s largest gathering of Arabian camels. Founded by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, it is now a massive festival involving over 10,000 camels.

SOURCE: WAM