HH Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan International Arabian Horse Festival is continuing its activities. The third round of the Al Wathba Stallions Cup series will take place at dawn today in Belgium, in line with the festival strategy and in accordance with the directives of HH Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President. The Council of Ministers and Minister of Presidential Affairs, with the aim of supporting small owners and breeders in most countries of the world and motivating them to increase interest in the Arabian horses, in conjunction with the Year of Tolerance, and the slogan (one world six continents Abu Dhabi capital).
The Al Wathba Stallions Cup, which is dedicated to purebred Arabian horses at the age of three years and above, for a distance of 2100 meters and a total prize money of 5000 euros, and is expected to be a race full of excitement and parity due to the level of participants.
Eleven horses are participating in the race. The UAE is topped the list by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, under the supervision of James Owen.
The most prominent challengers Belgian horse «Suman» Van der Harst and under the supervision of the owner himself and led by Steve Helen, the son of «glory of the Arabs» from the gate (7).
There is the Dutch horse «Pleters Baku» for Karnitz van Dock under the supervision of Truust, son of «Mirhab» from the gate (5), and «Dakar de Lardos» for Philip Munir and under the supervision of IS Allard, under the leadership of Saar Fermch, and the son of De Emperor from the gate (4). ).
The horse is also competing with James Dickas, under the supervision of the owner himself and under the leadership of any Angels. The daughter of the sea starts at the gate (10), and Messi (Chrismaker) video, under the direction of Galle Jerney, under the leadership of Janet Marlene. 2).
There «Zigi Da» for Johan Versterbin, under the supervision of the owner himself and led by Christ Dahnis, and the son of the sea starts from the gate (8), and «Ramsid» by Jericho Bogartes, and under the supervision of the owner himself and led by Juri Bogartes, and the son of «the sea» from the gate (6).
He competed from foals at the age of three "beautiful" to Peter Dickens under the supervision of the owner himself and led by Anna van den Trust, and proceeds from the gate (1), and «Bita» by Johan Freistrin, and led by Emily Goodman, and the daughter of «Hilal Zaman» from the gate (3) .
The list is complemented by a young man of Fristrin and under the leadership of Fairhastreet, and the daughter of Hilal al-Zaman starts from the gate (9).
Nelly Philipot, president of the Association of Purebred Arabian Horses in Belgium, thanked the organizers for the excellent effort in supporting the Arabian horse races, as the race attracted 11 horses from all over Europe, which is a good figure for the Stallions.
The festival is supported by the Abu Dhabi Department of Tourism and Culture, the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, the National Feed Production and Marketing Company, the official partner, the National Archives, the official carrier, Emirates Airline, in cooperation with the Emirates Horse Racing Authority, the International Federation of Arabian Horse Racing (Efhar) and the Horses Association. Authentic Arabic, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the General Authority for Sport, and youth councils.
The festival is sponsored by Ayadi and Al Masaood Automotive - Nissan - Bloom, Al Wathba Stallions, Al Wathba Center, Areej Al Ameerat, Emirates Falconers Club, Abu Dhabi Falconers Club, Mohammed Bin Zayed School for Falconry and Desert Study, Al Awani Company, Amir Bin Yousef Travel, Yas Channel, Racing Post, and Paris Turf, Al Aweer and Al Bahais Farm, Areej Al Ameerat, General Women's Union, Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, Emirates Women's Sports Committee, Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, Fatima Bint Mubarak Women's Sports Academy, International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition 2019, Nirvana Tourism Company Travel and Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club, Resort and Spa Anntara, and viola.
The Kingdom of Belgium is one of the European countries interested in the Arabian horse races, and the festival devoted six rounds of the Al Wathba Stallions distributed between the racetracks of Warjem and Glen.