12 Boats preparing to compete for the XCAT World Championship - Dubai Grand Prix

11 December 2019

The roar of the engines excites the audience in Jumeirah as today the starts of the free practice session for the 2019 UIM XCAT World Powerboat Championship - Dubai Grand Prix which is set to be the third and final round  of the series organized by the Dubai International Marine Club under the support and patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of the club. 

The big event will be participated by 12 boats and 24 racers from all over the world as they compete for the title in the final round led by the emirates boats , Dubai Police 3, Abu Dhabi 4, Abu Dhabi 5 and the Victory Team 33 in addition to that the international participation of the Maritimo 12 (Australia), 222 Offshore (Italy-Australia), HPI 96 (Italy), New Star 9 (Russia), Kuwait 17 (Kuwait), De Metri 20 (Italy), Videx 22 (Italy), ConsulBrokers 46 (Italy).

Today, Wednesday is the start of the registration process for all the partcipating boats inline with this is technical scrutineering, there will be also free practice to check the race course by the drivers  and the most important thing is the drivers briefing to explain the race course and remind about the rules and regulation of the race which will be held in Jumeirah 3 (behind Sunset Mall) for the first time.