Posted on January 03, 2019

Amir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani crowned the winners of the eight main races of the Founder Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed bin Thani Camel Festival for purebred Arabian camels, which took place at Al Shahaniya racetrack. 

H H the Amir awarded the winners of the final four races of the category for camels aged more than seven years owned by Their Excellencies Sheikhs. Al Shahaniya camels won the four races. The camels Wesal, Al Hathra, Munawer, and Marmar all won the awards in the four races. In the same category for camels owned by tribe members, H H the Amir awarded Said Mohammed Zayed Al Khayarain owner of the camel “Sahm” the silver spear, and two silver daggers for Nasser Mohammed Said Al Aida owner of “Al Udeid” and Salem Nasser Said Al Eida owner of “Lusail.”

The races were attended by Their Excellencies Sheikhs, tribe members, and lovers of Al Hejen sports.