Mohamed Al-Mansouri is a hero of the event

Ahmed bin Hamdan participates in the Hatta rowing boat and kayak race, the first of its kind

  • Ahmed bin Hamdan during his participation in the Hatta race the day before yesterday.

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The city of Hatta lived the day before yesterday on the bustle and rhythm of "paddles", boards and boats "rowing - standing" and "kayak", which painted a creative and elegant painting on the surface of the picturesque waters of Hatta Dam Lake, and between its surrounding mountain range during the "We Paddle for Hatta" race. .

The water sports carnival, the first of its kind in Hatta, witnessed great interest from officials and a remarkable presence from the participants, as it was attended by and distinguished by Sheikh Ahmed bin Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Kite Surf Committee and the Emirates Rowing and Water Skiing Committee, and the presence of Sultan Muhammad bin Sheikh Mejren President of the Emirates Weightlifting Federation.

The big event organized by the Dubai International Marine Club was held for the first time in this beautiful place in conjunction with the launch of the Dubai Fitness Challenge 2020 activities and in cooperation with the Dubai Council, and in coordination with the Dubai Police General Command, Dubai Municipality (Hatta Center), Hatta Adventure Company, Kite Surf Committee, and the Emirates Committee For kayaking and water skiing.

The events were followed up and supervised by the Executive Director of Dubai Club, Mohammed Abdullah Hareb, Lieutenant Colonel Ali Al Naqbi, Head of the Maritime Rescue Department at Dubai Police, Khalfan Majed Al Badawi, owner and founder of Hatta Adventures Company, and Ali Al Badwawi from Dubai Municipality, Hatta City Center.

The competition in the Hatta Rowing - Standing Board and Boat Race included six different races for men and women, with a maximum distance of 3 km and a minimum of one km.

In the main race, Sheikh Ahmed bin Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan came in third place, while Muhammad Al Mansoori came in first, and Sebastian Scoros came second.

Among the women, Suha Ismail won the first place, and in the junior short distances, Mikulaj Franceszik, who came first, Frederick Szszyn came second, and Abdullah Hassan Al Ali won the third place, and Shani Portaca won the first place in the long distance, and Murad Mukhtar came second, and Mohammed Zaid Berari third. .

In the men's kayak race, Frederico Radesi won, Daniel Harrison came in second, and Mohammed Omar Karim came in third. In the women, Anne Sichuanut won, Tan Weishi came in second, and Natalie Konarte came in third.

Sheikh Ahmed bin Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, in a press statement, expressed his great admiration for choosing the beautiful Hatta Dam Lake, amidst the charming nature and picturesque mountain scenery, to be the scene of the race.

Regarding his participation, he said, "It is a wonderful and beautiful experience, through which the beautiful location and the wonderful atmosphere motivated me to participate, and to take up the challenge in the category that gathered a group of heroes, and thank God I was able to achieve the third place."

Results of Hatta Racing Classes

(Standing - men):

Mohammed Obaid Al Mansouri.

(Standing - women):

Soha Ismail.

(Standing - junior):

Mikulaj Franceszik.

(Standing - Professionals):

Shani Portaca.

(Kayak - men):

Frederico Radissi.

(Kayak - ladies):

Anne Sichuanut.


included competition for 6 different races for men and women.

The race was held in the picturesque Hatta Dam Lake.

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