Tag Archive for Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Race Meet on Sunday Postponed

Three days of mourning have been declared28 January 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE ~ Following the death of HH Sheikha Hessa Bint Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, the mother of HH Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the UAE, the race meeting scheduled on 28 January at Abu Dhabi has been postponed. A…

Welfare, Education, and Health Key Points at Jockey Training Conference

HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Conference for Training and Education 10 November 2016, Abu Dhabi, UAE ~ Hall of Fame jockey Julie Krone was in the limelight on day one of the Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Conference for Training and Education. Champion jockeys shared real life stories of success and failure as discussions…

IFHRA Unveils Racing Scholarship Fund

29 May 2015, Warsaw, Poland ~ The International Federation of Horse Racing Academies, IFHRA, at its General Assembly meeting held on Friday, 29 May 2015, at Marriott Hotel, Warsaw, Poland, unveiled an innovative IFHRA Racing Scholarship Fund (RSF) and also admitted 14 new members to the Federation. An amount of US $100,000 has been earmarked for the…

Triple Jewel and Triple Crown Championships light American and European Arabian races nights in 2015

11 September 2014, Abu Dhabi ~ The Arabian horse racing world has received another boost from the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival with the introduction of a bonus for the American Triple Jewel and the upgrade of the prize money of the European Triple Crown during the 2015…

Group 3 Sprint Attracts Fleet-Footed Purebred Arabians to Abu Dhabi Sunday

Saturday February 1, 2014, Abu Dhabi ~ Thakif in Frame for Third Consecutive Victory An interesting Abu Dhabi card on Sunday is highlighted by the Group 3 Al Ruwais, a 1000m dash for the Purebred Arabians in which the Majed Al Jahouri-trained Thakif is seeking a third consecutive victory. That feat has been achieved before, by…