Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi is set to host the 13th World Arabian Racing Horses Forum from November 27 to 30, 2023, at the Dusit Thani Hotel. The forum will be held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President, Deputy Prime Minister, and Chairman of the Presidential Court.
The event will feature the drawing ceremony for the Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Jewel Crown Race, with a prize money of $1.3 million.
The organizing committee of the Forum announced the completion of the event’s preparations at the end of the 15th edition of the Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival.
Ms. Lara Sawaya, Executive Director of the Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival, shared that those concerned are making the necessary preparations and arrangements to ensure the forum’s success, affirming the UAE’s leadership in hosting international events.
“The forum has earned a global reputation and brought many benefits to the Arabian horse community, including owners, breeders, trainers, and riders. Its goal is to share knowledge and expertise among those involved in the horse racing industry and increase the number and reach of Arabian horse races,” Ms. Sawaya noted.
The Executive Director further expressed her gratitude to the festival’s board of directors as well as its sponsors and partners for supporting the forum’s hosting.