HH Sheikha Fatima Ladies Championship lit Abu Dhabi nights

Press Release  November 12, 2012, Abu Dhabi ~ AF Sanadek, ridden by French amateur lady jockey Delphine Dubois, lived up to the expectations to land the final round of the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) the highlight of the season’s curtain raiser at Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club on Sunday night.  Swyft,…

First Race Meet of Abu Dhabi Season Highlights Championship races

November 11, 2012, Abu Dhabi ~ The 2012 HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Global Arabian Festival race series held the Championships and Grand Finale at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club Sunday night to a packed house on the first meet of the 2012-2013 race season. A six race card included the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak…

Emirati Jockey Successful on Majed Al Jahouri-trained Areem

November 11, 2012, Abu Dhabi ~ Areem made virtually every yard of the running under an inspired Ahmed Ajtebi to win the featured Sheikh Zayed  bin Sultan Al Nahyan Prestige Cup at Abu Dhabi on Sunday.   Trained by Majed Al Jahouri, Areem is homebred by H E Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan who…

Final leg of HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Championship

October 11, 2012, Abu Dhabi ~  Eleven riders representing different countries vie for honors in the 1600m PA Prestige as the final leg of the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak World Ladies Championship IFAHR gets underway at Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club in Abu Dhabi Sunday, October 11. UAE’s hope lady jockey Shathra Hajjaj turned a…

2013 Board Members for the Arabian Racing Cup Announced

For Immediate Release Press Release October 9, 2012, San Francisco, California ~ The Members of the Board of the Arabian Racing Cup (ARC) of the United States of America (USA) would like to recognize the following 2013 officers and board led by Chief Steward, Denise Gault of California. There are presently eight members of the board…

Ladies’ World Championship Jockey Series at Opening Meet in Abu Dhabi

October 10, 2012, Abu Dhabi ~ Abu Dhabi Racecourse hosts the opening fixture of the season on Sunday (tomorrow) evening with a six-race card including the concluding leg of HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies’ World Championship (IFAHR). Also on the card are the inaugural HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak EARS Apprentice Jockey Race and…

Preparations for HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Lady jockeys Championship

October 9, 2012 , Abu Dhabi ~ Preparations are in place at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club to host the final leg of HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) and the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak EARS Apprentice Jockey Cup on Sunday, it was announced on Thursday. “We are proud as organisers…

12 lady riders from around the globe draw for Abu Dhabi Championship

     November 6, 2012, Abu Dhabi ~ Top professional Australian lady jockey Linda Meech who comes to UAE with 1000 wins, partners A’nnabak W’Rsan as 12 lady riders from around the globe launch their claims in the final leg of the HH Shaikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club…

New Read ~ The Purebred Arabian Horses of Iraq

The Purebred Arabian Horses of Iraq ~ Myths and Realities, by Dr. Mohammed Abdulaziz Al Nujaifi, brings love and affection for the Arabian horse to this narrative. Beginning with the trade winds of Bedouin migrations through many turbulent years of political takeovers and upheaval continuing to the present day, Dr. Nujaifi has compiled a history…