Thursday, January 02, 2014

Bahrain: BREEF organises Shaikh Faisal bin Hamad Al Khalifa National Arabian Horse Show 2014

2 January 2014

Manama, Jan. 2. (BNA) Following directives from the Honorary President of the Bahraini Royal Equestrians and Endurance Federation (BREEF) Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the late Shaikh Faisal bin Hamad Al Khalifa National Arabian Horse Show (Local Produce) will be held on January 15 and 16 at the Bahrain International Endurance Village in Sakhir.

Royal Endurance Team manager Dr. Khalid Ahmed Hassan affirmed the importance of consolidating efforts in order to organise the tournament in an outstanding way, worthy of its precious name and in order to implement the directives of Shaikh Nasser in this regard, pointing out that BREEF has already started taking the necessary steps to equip the site to establish the tournament as required and invite the stables to participate in the tournament.

Dr. Khalid asserted that the committee will spare no effort to put in place all requirements of the success of the tournament, which commemorates the late Sheikh Faisal who was a lover of horses and constantly participated in BREEF’s events.

He noted that BREEF, led by Shaikh Faisal bin Rashid Al Khalifa, will ensure the success of the tournament so as to promote the endurance sport, one of the kingdom's deep-rooted sports.

BREEF urged participants to fill in the forms on its website ( or obtain additional information through its Instagram account (BAHRAINNF).

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