Shaikh Mohammed leads UAE riders to victory at Royal Windsor Horse Show

Shaikh Mohammed leads UAE riders to victory at Royal Windsor Horse Show

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain and Queen Elizabeth II of the UK attended the 120km endurance competition at Windsor Great Park.



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Published: Sat 17 May 2014, 11:17 AM

Last updated: Fri 3 Apr 2015, 11:28 PM

His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, led UAE’s riders to victory in the Windsor Royal Endurance Race.

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain and Queen Elizabeth II of the UK attended the 120km endurance competition at Windsor Great Park.

Shaikh Mohammed participated in the first loop of the race, thus launching his debut participation in the European endurance races and encouraging UAE riders in preparation for the FIA World Endurance Championship in August.

Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, President of Bahrain’s Supreme Council for Youth and Sport, shared the top title, finishing the 120km race in 4:52.30.

On the sidelines of the race, Shaikh Mohammed exchanged cordial talks with Queen Elizabeth II on horse races and festivals in the UAE and Britain and their significant role in promoting the equestrian sports locally and internationally.


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