The Moscow Sand Hippodrome will host the sixth leg of the President’s Cup of Arabian Horses for the second consecutive year in Russia.
HH the President of the UAE Race for the Arabian Horse Championship series is held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, with the support of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces. Al Nahyan Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs.
The series aims to promote the approach of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan – God bless him – to encourage and care for the Arabian horses and raise his will in all countries of the world and the development of his presence in the most important festivals and international races and work to expand the base of its spread and maintain its original path to reflect the leading role The UAE is keen to preserve its heritage and its ancient past in conjunction with the year of tolerance.
The prestigious Cup competitions are held within the seventh race of the Miners Horse Festival, which is considered a great occasion in the history of Russia’s equestrian event and a special event that combines elite, strength, speed and excitement. It consists of 13 runs and the participation of 135 horses. Mass media and attendance.
Eight horses representing the elite cleats, stables and Russian production farms are competing for the title of the President’s Cup for Arabian Horses in the 1800-meter Group 1 race for ponies and foals aged four years and above with a total prize of 50,000 euros.
The President of the Arabian Horse Championship Cup continues to lead the way and the excellence of the organization of its stations with the great world tracks, the establishment of the Russian station race at the Central Moscow Hippodrome, founded in 1834, reflects the prestigious reputation of the UAE and the historical status of the Gallic Cup, which is the most important series of classical Arabian horses in the world.
HE Matar Suhail Al Yabhouni, Chairman of the Supreme Organizing Committee, praised the arrival of the series of races to the sixth Russian station, which is considered one of the important stations in the annual agenda.
He said that the achievements of the series of races of the President of the Arabian Horse Championship in all its stations represent a unique example of the UAE’s interest and wise leadership and its wise approach to raising the Arabian horses and its leading role in providing the best opportunities, support and significant contributions to the development of the presence of Arabian horses in the global racing scene. The historical and close ties with our sister Russia in all sectors and fields.
He added that the Russian race represents a true picture of our global racing scene and we are keen to continue to provide support and model plans in order to embody the mission and objectives of the event and strengthen its advanced position globally as one of the most important classical races for 26 years, expressing his delight at the large productions and wide echoes and the interaction of the international horse family with the event. Its importance and status among other races.
He pointed out that raising the number of races to be held in 12 countries in 2019 renews our commitment to translate our development plans every year and is of great importance and embodies the status of the cup and its lofty goals.
He added: “We are pleased with the wide interest that the sixth station enjoys from the owners and breeders of horses and the Russian media, which demonstrates the great place of the event and its message and reputation.”
His Excellency Faisal Al Rahmani, Advisor to the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, General Supervisor of the President’s Cup Series, said that the vision and directives of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs embodied important historical gains for the Arabian horses at the global level. It has also played a major role in achieving more successes and big footprints of the UAE’s plans and mission to raise and sponsor Arabian horses.
He added that the successes of the Russian station last year represented an impressive image and great motivations for the continuity and continuation of this important and important station in light of the great interaction of the owners and breeders of the Arabian horses and the large public and diplomatic presence and the wide media coverage. In line with our ambitious expansion plans and objectives to encourage and motivate owners and breeders to raise the levels of Arabian horse production and provide ideal opportunities for all to interact and participate in our annual races and work to consolidate the mission and vision of the UAE The founder of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan approached “God bless him.”
He pointed out that Russia is characterized by a strong presence in the Arab horse racing scene in terms of the large base of owners and breeders of Arabian horses and stables and farms producing horses besides the continuous organization of the world famous horse races, which is in line with the message of the event and its role in providing support to maximize the chances of success and achieve important contributions To raise the levels of Arabian horse production on the international scene.