Thursday, March 24, 2011

Abu Dhabi: Mohammed wins Giants Endurance Challenge

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By MOHAMMED AL NAQEEB March 25, 2011

ABU DHABI: Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum has been named champion of the Giants Endurance Challenge and won the gold sword of the 120-km race, which was held in Dubai International Endurance City with the participation of 36 equestrians.

The race was attended by Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince, who honoured the winners, Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Deputy Ruler and Minister of Finance, and Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs.

The first-leg of the Giants Endurance Challenge was held in the Emirates International Endurance Village in Al Wathba and was won by Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who did not participate in Thursday’s race...

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