Sheikhs attend race at Al Wathba Endurance Village

ABU DHABI: H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, H.H. Sheikh Tahnoun bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy National Security Advisor and H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, on Friday attended the 100-km Yas endurance race for owners of private stables at Al Wathba Endurance Village, Abu Dhabi.

One hundred and two male and female riders representing stables across the UAE took part in the race which is organised by Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club and Emirates Equestrian Federation under the sponsorship of Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Festival, Abu Dhabi Sports Council and Al Wathba Endurance Village.

Emirati rider Saif Ahmed Al Mazrouie on Haroun from SS Stables won the race in 3:32:32 riding at an average speed of 28,23 km per hour.

The first five winners of were rewarded with new four-wheel drive vehicles from Abu Dhabi Sports Council and Al Wathba Endurance Village.

SOURCE: WAM