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Godolphin launch recruitment drive for 2018 Masar cohort

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Godolphin, the global thoroughbred breeding and horseracing stable founded by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, today launched a campaign to find eight outstanding and ambitious Emirati men and women to become part of the 2018 Masar cohort. Masar Godolphin is an academic and ...

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International Equestrian Federation Technical Committee discusses amendments to qualification requirements for World Cup

The Technical Committee of the 7th Group of the International Equestrian Federation recently discussed, during its meeting at the Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club, the new amendments to the qualification requirements of the Arab League for the World Cup, as well as ways to develop and cooperate with other organising committees, and how to overcome the obstacles facing equestrians and ...

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At Liberty On UAE Beach

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Filmed on one of the UAE’s beaches for the Dubai Racing Channel. The Animal Agency shared the video on their Facebook page.  The Agency is the UAE’s only professional animal agency providing models and actors of every colour, shape and size to the region’s growing media and advertising industry.  They have a large and growing range of animals from domestic ...

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SERC launches first Summer Showjumping Championships

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The Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club held the first Summer Jumping Championship for 2017 in their indoor arena this past weekend.  Participating in the events were SERC’s own students from the riding school as well as riders from Ajman Equestrian Club, Al-Safnat Stables, Mandara Riding Club, Al Ghaith Stables, Jebel Ali Equestrian Club and Desert Palm. 146 riders competed in ...

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UAE Horses on Summer Holiday in Europe

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Some of the UAE horses are already enjoying their summer holidays in Europe. The rest of us will just have to turn green with envy while we “enjoy” the UAE summer. From polo ponies to showjumpers, it looks like these horses are enjoying the green pastures.  

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High & Dry : Introducing the new riding hat liner drybrow ™

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drybrowTM is a brand new, super-absorbent, disposable riding hat liner, recently launched by horse-riding enthusiast Charlotte Barrow. Retailing online for 40AED per pack of 10, drybrow hat liners attach firmly and discreetly to riding hats and other sports head gear, keeping wearers’ brows sweat free and preventing skin irritation. Riders benefit from drybrow’s high absorbency that keeps skin dry even ...

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Zayed with his new pony

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HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein posted on Facebook a photo of her son, Zayed with his new Argentinian polo pony, a gift from Ali Bawardi. Don’t Zayed and his new pony make a cute pair? Like father Like Son

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UAE Riders Impress in International Dressage Competition at Emirates Equestrian Center

Cristina Calin-Thompson on Apollo, winner of FEI Prix St-Georges Class, at the 2017 FEI World Dressage Challenge. Dressage is one of the most elegant of Equestrian sports. Image Credit:Courtesy: Martin Dokoupil and EEC

The UAE leg of the 2017 FEI World Dressage Challenge this weekend was highlighted by impressive scores from UAE based riders, at Meydan Group’s Emirates Equestrian Center. One of the most elegant of Equestrian sports, the main aim of this annual event is to nurture local talent and offer local riders the opportunity to compete in an international dressage competition ...

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BOUDHEIB INITIATIVE – DRIVING THE FUTURE OF ENDURANCE

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So another endurance season is over here in the UAE as the temperatures are creeping up to 40 degrees! The Boudheib Initiative has been very successful throughout our 2016/17 winter season and is helping the sport to return to its origins whilst the Best Endurance Challenge Award (BECA) is providing a good basic structure for the future ‘Welfare of the ...

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