Boudheib Initiative

The Boudheib Initiative has been developed to ensure the welfare of the endurance horse, it is also an attempt to return endurance riding back to its traditional roots.

His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan is deeply involved with the ‘Welfare of the Horse’ and has achieved global acclaim for his tireless work to improve conditions for the endurance horse.

This international recognition has become known as the ‘Boudheib Initiative’, it implements stringent rules and with local speed restrictions to protect the horses which have become widely appreciated and endorsed around the world.