Tag Archive for Sheikh Mansoor Global Arabian Flat Racing Festival

Toulouse to Host Global Festival Prix De Carthage Group 2

The Prix De Carthage and the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship to run on Saturday21 April, Toulouse, France ~ The HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup (Prix De Carthage – Hannibal) Group 2 on 21 April will mark…

Solo Restoreto Claims Abu Dhabi Wathba Stud Farm Cup

December 23, 2013, Abu Dhabi  ~ Apprentice Noel Garbutt produced a scintillating late run on the Eric Lemartinel-trained Solo Restoreto (BIG EASY (US) x KHAIZARANA by Jehol De Cardonne)  to win the 1200m Wathba Stud Farm Cup for the private owners and stables, the fifth race on the card at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club on Sunday, December…

Jockey Rosales Claims Abu Dhabi Feature for Jaber Bittar

Sunday December 15, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ Trainer Jaber Bittar has his team in great form and provided first and third in the featured 1400m handicap at Abu Dhabi on Sunday evening with Jesus Rosales steering Ameer Al Reef (Bibi De Carrere (FR) x ASHAAYA D’AROCO (FR) by Dormane) to a narrow victory from the fast finishing Naseem…

Afra Al Suwaidi wins HH Sheikha Fatima Endurance Cup

November 30, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai attended the 90km CEN HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Endurance Cup- for Arab Countries Only at the Emirates International Endurance Village in Al Wathba here on Saturday, November 30. The race was also attended by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al…

AF Muwall’Aa lands Abu Dhabi Wathba Stud Farm Cup in style

November 24, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ AF Muwall’Aa came with a late run under Gerald Avranche to collar Joyous Dream, the mount of James Doyle, close home to earn a back-to-back win in the 2200m Wathba Stud Farm Cup For Private Owners Only Sam Houston Race Park PA Conditions at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club on Sunday.…

Wickham Wins With Kareem W’rsan in Championship Evening

October 11, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ An exciting evening of 5 races  on tap for the evening saw the stolen win on the outside in the final strides of the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak EARS Apprentice Jockeys Race by South Africa’s Collen Thabana on Manan (Doran x Mangaline Du Loup against a field of eleven.…

Al Jaber claims the Wathba Stud Cup Endurance Ride

November 15, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ UAE top rider Ahmed Mohammed Al Jaber partnered Omani Quandra to glory in the opening Wathba Stud Cup for Private Owners, a CEN 100km Wathba Challenge Endurance Ride at the Emirates International Village on Friday. The winner covered the distance in three hours, 35 minutes and 49 seconds at…

Omani Salima Al Taleei takes Championship in Abu Dhabi final

November 12, 2013, Abu Dhabi Press Release ~ Top Omani professional lady jockey Salima Al Taleei brought Kareem W’Rsan home to become the new lady champion jockey of the world in the final of the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club here on Sunday night. “It’s unbelievable,” said an…

Abu Dhabi Season Launches Sunday With Dh150,000 HH Sheikh Zayed Cup

November 9, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ Sunday November 10 Features Sheikha Fatima Ladies World Championship Abu Dhabi’s opening meeting of the season offers something for everyone on Sunday November 10 with the Dh150,000 ($41,000) HH Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup as well as the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak EARS apprentice race and…

EARS Conference Aims to Strengthen Education for Jockeys and Racing Industry

November 9, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ Following a welcome by Mubarak Al Muhairi, Director general Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority and Susanna Santesson, President, EARS – European Association of Racing Schools, the opening session of the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak EARS Conference for Training and Education began a two- day session at the…

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,…

HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship IFAHR final in Abu Dhabi

 November 6, 2013 , Abu Dhabi ~ Top international lady jockeys from around the globe launch their claims in the final leg of the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) as Abu Dhabi new season races get underway at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club on Sunday evening November 10. The opening event of…

Senna OA wins Wathba Stud Farm Cup V in The Netherlands

November 4, 2013, Netherlands ~ The Daniel Klomp-trained Senna OA won the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s Wathba Stud Farm Cup V held in Duindigt, The Netherlands on Sunday, November 3, 2013. Ridden by Roy van Eck, Senna OA (Marwan x Saffiah) finished ahead of Pandora under Angelina Batist…

HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship Jockeys to Compete

November 10, 2013, Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club 20:30 h HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship IFAHR  Australia, Austria, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Korea, Netherlands, Oman, Poland, Slovakia,  Switzerland, and USA will be represented by winning jockeys at end of year Ladies World Championship IFAHR finals  in Abu Dhabi. Jockey Profiles: [gview file=”http://www.horsereporter.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/ladiesabu_dhabi_sheet_small.pdf”…

Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club to hold opening races November 10

November 1o, 2013 Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club – Entries in Apprentice Jockey race 18.30 h HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak EARS Apprentice Race  Fifteen jockeys, thirteen countries represented – Jockey profiles:   [gview file=”http://www.horsereporter.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Apprentice_Jockey_sheet_small.pdf” save=”1″] Please follow and like us:

Athlete del Sol Shines as Sheikh Zayed Cup returns to Baden Baden

October 21, 2013, Baden Baden, Germany ~ Athlete del Sol got off the mark as the six-year-old son of Dormane  (x La Volee) held on strongly to land the Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup Gr2 at the Baden Baden Racecourse, Sunday, October 20. Trained in Netherlands by Karine van den Bos and ridden…

Sawaya Elected IFAHR Ladies Racing chairman

October 9, 2013, Paris ~ Lara Sawaya, director of the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival, has been elected chairman of the Ladies Racing at the International Federation of the Arabian Horse Racing Authority (IFAHR), it was announced during the general meeting of the world Arabian racing body…

Race to the End proves Double for France in the Garda Endurance Cup

28 September, 2013, Milan ~ Top French rider Aurelien Rocchia astride the Anglo-Arabian, Secret De Mon Coeur, came with a late run to land the Gold at the FEI 120km World Championship for Young Horses, Garda Endurance Cup at the Garda Lake on Saturday, 28 September. Spain made Silver as Silvia Yebra Al Timiras brought Espoir…

Arabian Racing Organisation holds season finale at Hereford

September 24, 2013,The Racecourse, Newbury ~ After Newbury’s Sept 21, Wathba Stud Farm Cup which gave Sophia (Kerbella x Solange) the win followed by Awaafi for second then third Shadiya in an eleven horse field, the Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO) is staging its final fixture of the season at Hereford Racecourse Saturday, 28 September.  This…

H.H. Sheikh Mansoor Festival provides world first for UK’s ARO and Newbury

September 21, 2013, UK Press Release  ~  Details of the fifth anniversary World Arabian Horse Racing Conference 2014 and races worth a total of £100,000 were outlined at a press briefing held at The Racecourse Newbury today hosted by Lara Sawaya, Director, H.H. Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival.…

Akkar wins Wathba Cup in Avenches, Switzerland

September 16, 2013, Swiss ~ Akkar, a four-year-old trained by Eric Dell’Ova and ridden by Olivier Placais won the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s Wathba Stud Farm Cup race in Avenches in Switzerland September 14. The Wathba Stud farm Cup series is organized by the HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival to…

Zabla Strikes on LL Donner and Athlete Del Sol Repeats Success in Sweden

September 16, 2013, Stockholm ~ Zabla wins on LL Donner in HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship while Athlete Del Sol confirms for second time the Sheikh Zayed Cup   Sunday, September 15, the day of Stockholm’s biggest race,  the Stockholm Cup, the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse…

So Big Is Better Romps Home in Sheikh Zayed Cup in Los Angeles

September 13, 2013, Los Angeles, California ~ Favorite So Big Is Better won the Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup Arabian Stakes while French amateur Marie Rollando steered Lil Rich Girl to a superb win in the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship IFAHR race at Barretts Racing at Fairplex at Los…

Zayed Cup, Fatima World Championship races at Barretts Racing Fairplex

September 12, 2013, Los Angeles, CA. ~ First-ever ladies race in Los Angeles The HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival makes its presence felt in the American west coast with two of its prestigious races to be run at Barretts Racing at Fairplex in Pomona, Los Angeles, on…

Entries up for the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Stakes at Pomona

 September 9, 2013, California ~ H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Stakes, September 12 Barretts Racing at Pomona Purse $25,000. For Fillies And Mares Three Years Old And Upward. With $25,000 added, Arabians finishing 5th through last will receive $1,000 each.  Weight 130 Lbs. All horses to be ridden by amateur riders which are invited members of IFAHR.Preference…

World Arabian Horse Racing Conference London 2014 on stage at ADIHEX

September 7, 2013, Abu Dhabi- 2014 London UK The fifth edition of the World Arabian Horse Racing Conference will be held in London, England, from May 28-30, 2014. After the three day Conference, on May 31, Newbury racecourse will host two Arabian races, a £30,000 ($47,000) HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Al Nahyan Ladies World Championship…

FEI World Championship for Young Horses to stage in Valeggio Sul Mincio, Italy

FEI World Championships Young Horses, an international event held within the splendid landscape of Parco Giardino Sigurtà from September 23 to September 28, 2013, will offer, in addition to the sporting race various other economic, recreational and social events, all having in common the world of the horse. The beautiful Parco Giardino Sigurtà in Valeggio…

Darley Awards Hollywood 2014 takes Spotlight

September 5, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ Darley Awards Hollywood 2014 was on stage at a press conference held at the Abu Dhabi International Exhibition Center on Thursday, September 5, during the second day of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX). The Darley Awards have for 27 years put the spotlight on the…

Shrek OA wins Wathba Stud Farm Cup IV in The Netherlands

 August 27, 2013, Dunidigt ~ The Daniel Klomp-trained Shrek OA won the fourth Wathba Stud Farm Cup race in the series held in The Netherlands Sunday, August 25, as part of the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival. Jockey Roy van Eck led Shrek OA (Marwan x Sadjella) to a…

Ameretto sweeps HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival honours in Poland

August 25, 2013, Warsaw ~Australian Walker wins HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship IFAHR race while Ameretto captures European Triple Crown Championship Mauro Manueddu rode another perfect race  on Sunday, August 25, winning the Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup (Group 3) Nagroda Europy on the favorite, Ameretto. With this third win of the series,…