60ft Dhow Sailing Race today at Jumeirah Shore in Dubai

07 March 2020

Dubai beaches will witness today (1:30 PM)  the 60ft Dubai Traditional Dhow Sailing Race organized by Dubai International Marine Club under the marine sports season 2019-2020. 

The organizing committee at Dubai International Marine Club have completed all the needed preparations for the start of the competitions today in coordination with government departments and national institutions that always stand behind the success of the event organized by the club, including the Dubai Police , Dubai Civil Defense, Coast Guard and Dubai Maritime City Authority. 

Today we will witness the 90 boats participant with more than 2000 sailors that will embodies their parents and grandparents heritage of the past as they come back from the journey of pearl diving between the most beautiful sea destinations, wherein the race will start at the depth of Arabian Gulf towards the finish line at Jumeirah shores near the iconic Burj Al Arab with the race distance of 20 nautical miles. 

The list of participants :