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Enhanced DWCC schedule confirmed by DRC

Dubai Racing Club has announced an enhanced programme for the 2023 Dubai World Cup Carnival (DWCC), which will see millions up for grabs across nine exciting weeks of action at Meydan Racecourse.

Established in 2004, the 20th&

Meydan tickets for the 2022/23 campaign now on sale

Tickets to watch racing at Dubai’s marquee racing venue Meydan Racecourse are now available online.

The 2022/23 Emirates Racing Season gets underway on 28 October at Al Ain, with the first of the Meydan meetings scheduled for 4 Nov

DIEC 2022/23 programme promises excitement

By Duane Fonseca


Dubai Equestrian Club have announced a total of 26 events will be held at Dubai International Endurance City as part of the 2022/23 endurance campaign.

Included among the events are qualifiers

Inaugural Al Asayl Exhibition at Expo Centre Sharjah until Saturday

The inaugural edition of the Al Asayl Exhibition for horse, camel, and gaming bird owners, breeders,  stables, clubs, vets, professional and amateur riders, commenced Thursday at Expo Al Dhaid in Sharjah.

Organised by the Expo Centr

UAEERF schedules 66 events on 2022-23 endurance calendar

By Duane Fonseca


The UAE Equestrian and Racing Federation (UAEERF) have released the programme for the 2022/23 endurance season, with the calendar comprising a total of 66 events, starting with a pair of qua

Dubai Racing Club achieves ‘Great Place to Work®’ certification

The Club becomes the first horse racing organisation to achieve the award

Following a survey of staff conducted in May of this year, the Dubai Racing Club has been certified as a ‘Great Place to Work®&

EIEV calendar receives Sheikh Mansoor s approval

By Duane Fonseca


HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE and Minister of Presidential Affairs, has approved the 2022/23 calendar of events to be held at Emirates Internati

ADIHEX 2022 to feature Arabian Horse Auction

The Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian (ADIHEX) has announced it will introduce the ‘Arabian Horses Auction - Speed Races’ as its newest feature at the 2022 edition in September.

ADIHEX 2022, running

Mansour bin Zayed approves Arabian Horse Championships and Auctions programme

The programme for the 2022/23 Arabian Horse Championship and Auction season has been approved by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of the Board of D

Bhupat Seemar appointed as trainer at Zabeel Stables

Bhupat Seemar has been appointed as trainer at Zabeel Stables, Dubai Racing Club has announced. Seemar’s highly successful 2021/22 UAE racing season saw him saddle 47 winners.

Seemar, 45, brings with him a wealth of experience to t

Meydan Racecourse’s 2022/2023 racing season set to start on 4 November with the first of 21 fixtures

The UAE’s flagship racecourse, Meydan, will commence its 2022/2023 season on Friday, 4 November with the first of 21 fixtures, the Dubai Racing Cub announced today.

The events at Meydan Racecourse will culminate in the 2023 ed

ERA Chairman Sheikh Mansoor approves fixture list for Emirates Racing Season 2022-2023

ERA Chairman Sheikh Mansoor approves fixture list for Emirates Racing Season 2022-2023

The season kicks-off from Al Ain on Oct 28th, DWC day coincides with Ramadan

His High

Rising Emirati training star Al Shemaili to work out of Grandstand Stables in Dubai

Dubai, UAE: Up-and-coming Emirati trainer Ahmed Al Shemaili is all set to move his training base to Dubai and will now operate out of Grandstand Stables in the shadows of the city’s marquee Meydan Racecourse.

Al Shemaili enjoyed a

UAE President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Passes Away

We offer our heartfelt condolences to the leaders and people of the UAE, as well as Arab and Islamic Nations, over the demise of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the second President of the UAE. May Allah accept him and bless t

Meraas to spend Summer Stateside with Chad

By Duane Fonseca


Group 3 Al Shindagha Sprint winner Meraas, owned by Maitha Belobaida, has joined the yard of two time Group 1 Dubai Golden Shaheen winning trainer Chad Summers in the United States.

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