Sheikh Zayed camel racing carnival flagged off in Jordan

WADI RAMM, JORDAN, 7th November 2015 (WAM) – Under the patronage of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the 8th Sheikh Zayed Camel Racing Carnival started Friday in Jordan’s Wadi Ramm racetrack, with more than 360 camels lined up for the two-day meetings.

Yesterday’s race meeting saw six race run for 2 to 4 kilometers and were attended by senior officials and a crowd of fans.

Today’s calendar features six race, to be followed by prize distribution event in presence of Sheikh Sultan bin Hamdan Al Nahyan, the President’s Advisor and Chairman of the UAE Camel Racing Federation.

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