Mohammed Ghanim Al – Hajri won the 2 Locals Round and Open round
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Representative of His Highness the President – Chairman of Emirates Heritage Club, and in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Sheikh Zayed Bin Mohammed Bin Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, attended honoring the winners of the first day of the show jumping competitions of HH Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan Championship that continue until Saturday evening, and organized by the Emirates Heritage Club at the end of the current equestrian season in cooperation and coordination with the UAE Equestrian Federation and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council and with the participation of many knights and horses representing different S Equestrian clubs and clubs in the state.
Sheikh Hamdan and HH Sheikh Zayed bin Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, attended the ceremony of the four-day event sponsored by Longines with total prizes reached 400.000 dirham . The ceremony was attended by His Excellency Senan Al Muhairi the Executive Director of Events and activities in EHC Mr. Abdullah Mohammed Jaber Al Muhairbi , Executive Director of Supporting services in EHC , HE Mr. Mansoor Saeed Amehi AL Mansoori Deputy Director-General of the Sultan bin Zayed Center, and a number of managers and officials, and a collection of stables owners and guests of the championship and those interested in the sport .
The four rounds were all counter against the clock. Beginners and Junior Pupils’ Class on the horses of the age of 4-5 years, and the bans of 95- 105 cm high, Haya Ali Al Shamsi achieved 1st place on (Celtic) horse from the Sharjah Women’s Sports Club.
Ahmed Abdul Rahman Al Shorafa finished 2nd place on (FIFA) horse from the Sharjah Equestrian Club and Racing.
Sheikh Khalid Al Qasimi got the 3rd place riding (HK Shababi) horse from the Sharejah Equestrian Club.
In the same category of young riders , the Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club dominated the top three positions. The first for Saif Oweidah Mohammed Al-Karbi with Al-Mazyouna. The second for Mohammed Hamed Ali Al-Karbi with Spring Time horse – and the third Abdullah Mohammed Al Mazmi with SS Nojoom.
In the second round, which was allocated to the category of beginners and horses 5-6 years old, bans height up to a maximum of 120 centimeters, it was in two stages; In the first phase, which was dedicated to small horses, won by the rider Salim Ahmed Al Suwaidi ranked first, with Diamond Way from Sharjah Club.
Arif Ahmed Al Ahli came in second place with the horse Said de Maris from the Emirates Equestrian Center. Third place was the Sultan Mohamed Al Marzouki riding Gipsy from the Emirates Heritage Club,
Ahmed Nizar Mansour won the first place on Storle de Vardage from the Desert Palm horse riding club. Khalid Mohammed Al Dhaheri came in second place with NIMA from the Al Ain Club for Equestrian, Shooting and Golf. , And the third place was the rider Omar Abdullah Al Owais with O’Connell from the stables of Al-Safnat,
At the top of the race, with a maximum of 135 centimeters, Mohammed Ghanim Al Hajeri with Hermes de Marbosa came 1st from the Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club. 2nd place was Sultan Majed Al Awani, with Karodas , from the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club.
Khaled Ali Al-Junaibi with of the Energy of the Wild Horse from Sporting United Club.
In the final day of the day, the open round for the youth and professionals – with the bans height 130-135 cm. The most powerful rounds of the day were the victory of the rider Mohammed Ghanem Al Hajri with Katan of the Sharjah Equestrian Club and the race, in the first place, and the second was Anita Sandy was 2nd on Catch Up from the Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club. The 3rd place has gone to Tina Laon with Paez Hoyter from the Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club,
On Saturday, the last day of the championship, the other five rounds will be held. The first tour will be against the clock for Arab horses, at a maximum of 90 centimeters, and a two-stage tour with time for beginners with the horses 4-5 years of age, And the third round in two stages for young people and horses 5-6 years old, at a maximum of 120 centimeters, and a fourth round with (Jump Off) differentiation of citizens, up to a maximum of 140 centimeters, and conclude the tour with differentiation, and be an open for young people and professionals, 130-140 cm high