DIMC to announce today the list of participants for the 43ft Dhow Sailing Race

18 November 2022

Registration for the second round of the 43ft Dubai Traditional Dhow Sailing Race closes today, which is organized by Dubai International Marine Club tomorrow (Saturday) within the current sports season 2022-2023.

The organizing committee will announce as well today the list of the participants for the big race tomorrow, which would be the second round of the competition. It is expected that the participants will be challenged to make their way to the top as it will determine their overall standing for this season 2022-2023.

The race witnessed a huge turnout in participation distinguished by the first round with 80 boat participants which was held last October racing in a distance of more than 14 nautical miles from the Arabian Gulf towards the finish line at Jumeirah shore.

The organizing committee completed all the necessary preparation to hold the race on Saturday in coordination with the Government Department and National Institution which is always behind the success of the races & events organized by the club.

The organizing committee monitors all the sea and weather conditions through the reports from the National Center of Meteorology and some specialized websites to hold the race in the most suitable condition.

Dubai Sports TV covers the race

Dubai Media Incorporation continuously shares interest in watersports event by broadcasting live the race tomorrow afternoon thru its channel in Dubai Sports TV. The club & the DMI completed all the requirements to share live the big race tomorrow (Saturday).

It is worth mentioning that in the first round of the race last October we witness the boat no. 170 Sahm won the first place skippered by Ahmed Youssef Salem Al Hammadi against its rival boat no. 70 Nazaa led by Youssef Ahmed Mohamed Al Hammadi and on the third place is boat no. 87 Al Dhafrah led by Mohammed Abdulla Juma Al Marzouki.