Registration Closes today for Dubai Traditional Rowing Race Heat 2

07 November 2019

The Dubai International Maritime Club will organize the Dubai Traditional Rowing Race 30ft tomorrow (Friday) as part of the marine sports season 2019-2020 in conjunction with the Dubai Fitness Challenge #Dubai30x30 
The race will take place at the Dubai Water Canal in Al Jaddaf, opposite the Dubai Wildlife Sanctuary with a race distance of 2.7 km which will be divided into two halves represented by two color flag . 

The great event will attract the attention of the traditional sports enthusiast and the race to qualify them to the most expensive race for the rowing category , the Al Maktoum Traditional Rowing Race which begun in 1998  which will qualify the top 25 boats to battle in the race.

It is expected to see participation of more than 40 boats that will compete into two halves at around 3:00 PM and right after will be the awarding ceremony for the winner and the announcement of names for those who qualify for the Al Maktoum Cup 2019 that will be on the 22nd of November.

It is worth mentioning that DIMC has successfully organized the first heat of the Traditional Rowing Race last month wherein we saw the Oman 44 and Khalidiya 54 from Bahrain top the first round.