Al Ittihad newspaper
Winners on stage (from the source)
Abu Dhabi (WAM)
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, representative of HH president and chairman of the UAE Heritage Club, the 43rd race race closed yesterday, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Sheikh Zayed bin Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa The winners of the race, the first season of the Emirates Heritage Club.
The results of the race resulted in the victory of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, led by Al-Nukhaza, behind Butti Musabeh Al-Ghamisheh in the first place in an hour and 20 minutes. While crowned third place with "earthquake" of Abdullah Mohammed Jumah Marzouqi led by the nukhah Marwan Abdullah Marzouki.
HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Sheikh Zayed bin Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan honored the sponsors and personalities of the event that contributed to its success, including Abu Dhabi City Council, Abu Dhabi police, Abu Dhabi sports channel , the Nation Hospital and the organizing committee.
The race was attended by 111 sailors in the presence of Sinan Ahmed Al Muhairi, executive director of activities and events, Mansoor Saeed Amahi Al Mansouri, deputy director general of the Sultan Bin Zayed Center, Ali Abdullah Al Rumaithi, executive director of studies and media at the club, Many tourists and interested.
As part of the race, the Abu Dhabi Center of the Emirates Heritage Club organized the "Little Jellaf" program at Heritage Village to teach students the traditional method of making boats. The students received an explanation from the expert and heritage trainer Hathboor bin Kadas Al Rumaithi for the method to make the traditional bearings and production phases. About the names and types of bearings and the purposes in which they were used.
The activity falls within the framework of the heritage academies of the Emirates Heritage Club, where heritage coaches teach students the heritage of the UAE in various fields.
The Emirates Heritage Club has announced the launch of the traditional sailing academy, which aims to revive traditional sport, preserve traditional marine activities and endeavors to spread traditional sailing sport locally and introduce it internationally and to prepare frameworks. National interest in the traditional sail through the training and education of new generations of citizens, everything related to the traditional sail to prepare them to participate in heritage races at the state level.
The academy offers courses in traditional sailing, kayaking, traditional sailing, traditional craft and shipbuilding. The academy accepts young people from 17 to 25 years old and is registered at the headquarters of the club in Abu Dhabi and its centers in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Club website.
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