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Huge turnout at BREEF Shaikh Faisal bin Hamad Al Khalifa Arabian Beauty Horse Show
02 : 20 PM - 25/01/2014
Manama, Jan. 25. (BNA) -- There was no sunset at Bahrain International Endurance Village yesterday, where Bahrain Equestrian and Endurance Federation (BREEF) held the sixth edition of the late HH Shaikh Faisal bin Hamad Al Khalifa Arabian Horses Beauty Show (local production), lighting up the night of the village.
The event, which witnessed huge turnout, was organised under the patronage of the Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sport, President of Bahrain Olympic Committee and BREEF Honorary Chairman HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, who assured that the show is an important event that the Federation is keen on organising annually.

HH Shaikh Nasser said: "this sport is related to the heritage of our ancestors and is a significant part of Bahrain’s history."

BREEF Honorary Chairman expressed pride in the Kingdom’s wide variety of genuine Arabian horse breeds, assuring that the federation is sparing no effort to support local breeders and maintain Bahrain’s good reputation in this field.

HH Shaikh Nasser praised the efforts of the organising committee of the show, which will continue until tomorrow, he also wished the best for all the participants.

On his part, BREEF President HH Shaikh Faisal bin Rashid Al Khalifa emphasised that the late HH Shaikh Faisal bin Hamad Al Khalifa Arabian Horses Beauty Show carries a precious name for all, being one of the most popular championships for Arabian horses and equestrian enthusiasts.

HH Shaikh Faisal pointed to the importance of organising diversified equestrian championships, which receive good interaction from the audience.

BREEF President honoured the winners of the category of fillies (3 months - 1 year and 3 months). The first, second and third places went to owners Abdulameer Al Jabboory, Ammar Al Tareef and Khalid Yaqoob, respectively.

As for the 2 year-old `fillies category, owners Mohammed Abdulla, Jaber Saeed and Sayed Ali bagged the three first spots respectively.

The fifth contest for the 2 year-old `fillies category first position was won by owner Marbat Al Naseem, followed by Marbat La’ali and Hussain Abdulla, who won the second and third place respectively.

Description: https://mail.google.com/mail/u/2/images/cleardot.gifThe events of the show will conclude with seven contests today including different age groups of fillies and stallions.


BNA 0948 GMT 2014/01/25

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