Dubai’s Ruler Wins Horse Endurance World Championships
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has won the 2012 FEI World Endurance Championship that took place in the United Kingdom.
Dubai’s ruler won gold for the individual and team categories. The UAE team also included Dubai’s Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Sheikh Rashid Dalmouk Al Maktoum.
The UAE also managed to secure a silver medal, which went to Sheikh Rashid Dalmouk, and a bronze medal to Ali Al Jahouri. All the winners also received prizes from Longines. The medals were presented by John McEwen, the 1st Vice President of the Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) in Euston Park in Suffolk, UK.Filed under United Arab Emirates
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