Dubai International Marine Club will be organizing the second round of the Dubai Traditional Dhow Sailing Race (22ft) on Saturday at the Jumeirah shore within the framework of the current season 2022-2023.
The club announced the opening of registration through the club's website until 12'o clock tomorrow before posting the entry list. We witnessed the first round of the 22ft last September during the season's opening with 43 boat participants with more than 200 future sailors on board that competed for the titles in two categories: the Junior under 16 years old and the youth under 21 years old.
Jumeirah Beach will witness today the second round of the Dubai Traditional Dhow Sailing Race (22ft) which is organized by Dubai International Marine Club as part of the current sports season 2022 - 2023.
Today's competition will bring together elite racers who will be divided into two categories the youth under 21 years old and the junior under 16 years old to challenge their acquired sailing skills.
The organizing committee at Dubai International Marine Club completed all the necessary arrangement for today’s race in cooperation with all the government department and national institution who is always behind the success of the club.
Zilzal boat no. 25 was crowned as champion of the Dubai Traditional Dhow Sailing Race (22ft) for the youth category which is owned by Marwan Abdullah Al Marzouki and led by his son Abdullah.
The great race witnessed as well the brilliance of boat no. 79 Al Fahed owned by Mansour Jassem Mayouf and led by Muhammad Jassem Mayouf outperformed all other boats in the junior category (under 16 years old).
The race was organized by the Dubai International Marine Club on the beaches of Jumeirah and achieved technical success with the participation of more than 30 boats.
The young sailors showed their great abilities, especially in the way of dealing with the weather condition and change of wind speed throughout the course wherein sailing skills gained are required to successfully reach the finish line.
The boat captain, Abdulla Marwan Al Marzouqi led boat no. 125 Zilzal to the top of the ranking in the youth category ahead of the two rival boats.
Among the junior participants, boat 79 Al Fahd won first place after reaching the finish line before boat no. 2 Bayounah owned by Ahmed Al Marzouqi and led by Saeed Sultan Al Dhaheri, taking third place was boat no. 21 owned by Ahmed Al Marzouki and led by Zayed Sultan Al Dhaheri.
Right after the race was the awarding ceremony for all the winners of both categories led by the Race Director, Mohammed Al Marri who congratulated the young champions and their parents of them who follows the race in all stages of the competition.