Tag Archive for IFAHR

Highest Rating Yet for 2015 to Al Mourtajez at 130

5 February 2015, France ~ The top rated horse in the 2015 International Classification for 4 yos and upwards is Al Mourtajez (Dahess x Arwa (Nuits St Georges) with a rating of 130. This rating is based on his five lengths win in the Paris based, Qatar Arabian World Cup, a performance which has earned him…

IFAHR General Assembly Meeting Notes by Kathy Smoke

IFAHR General Assembly Meeting, Paris, 5 October 201512 October 2015, Paris, France ~ IFAHR General Assembly 2015 was held on 5 October, at Le Meridien Etoile in Paris with 23 nationalities represented. New strategic goals were presented for the coming years and Italy was elected as a new member. The official minutes of the meeting…

Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club Race Card November 10

November 7, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ Sunday’s six races  have been drawn…and include the four races of the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nayhan Festival: the Wathba Stud Farm Cup the Racecourse, Newbury (For Local Owners), the Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup, HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak EARS Apprentice Jockey Race, and…

Abu Dhabi Gears up For Top Notch Arabian racing Sunday

November 7, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ At a press conference under the headline, “One World, 5 Continents” held at the Mangrove Hotel Jannah, the details were revealed of Sunday’s racing  (November 10) and Championships at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club. Top on the list will be the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship IFAHR,…

2013 IFAHR Pattern Race Calendar

March 23, 2013 ~INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF ARABIAN HORSERACING AUTHORITIES  IFAHR Group Races Published by the Pattern Race Committee Calendar of Races By Date: [gview file=”http://www.horsereporter.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Upcoming-Pattern-races-2013-sorted-by-date.pdf” save=”1″] Calendar of Races by Country: [gview file=”http://www.horsereporter.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Upcoming-Pattern-races-2013-sorted-by-country.pdf” save=”1″] In 2005 IFAHR’s Pattern Race Committee, founded by Jean-Pierre de Gasté, obtained the recognition of the Group PA status for Arabian races by…

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,…

Sheikha Fatima Ladies World Championship continues in Morocco

May 2, 2012, Casablanca, Morocco ~ The fourth race in the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) series will go off on Friday, May 4, at the Casablanca-Anfa racecourse. Held under the umbrella of the Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Racing Festival, 12 lady riders representing UAE, Oman, Qatar and…

Arabian International Racing Day at Casablanca’s Anfa Racecourse

The Casablanca-Anfa racecourse, built in 1912, is the oldest racecourse in Morocco. It has a 1,700m sand track and covered seating for 700. The Société Royale d’Encouragement du Cheval (SOREC) is the National Authority in Morocco that is in charge of horse racing.  Arabian International Racing Day, celebrated since 2002, has welcomed participants from many countries. On…

Susanna M. Santesson, new Vice-President of DRAV

      January 7, 2012 ~ The German Racing Association of Arabian Horses –DRAV- has elected Susanna Santesson to the position of Vice President of DRAV at the Extraordinary General Assembly on Saturday, January 7th, 2012 until the next Ordinary General Assembly in April. The position became vacant after the previous Vice-President, Dieter Axmann left.…