ABU DHABI, 29th August, 2022 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Presidential Court, has approved the 2022-2023 season programme of the Emirates International Endurance Village, which includes various competitions.
The President of UAE Endurance Cup will take place on 12th February, 2023, at the village, located in Al Wathba.
The first competition of the village’s new season will be the National Day Cup, to be held over a distance of 120 kilometres (km), coinciding with the National Day celebrations on 27th November, 2022.
The Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak for Private Stables – Ladies Endurance Cup CEN 100 km ride will take place on 3rd December, 2022, while the Sheikha Fatima bint Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Ladies Endurance Cup CEN 100 km ride will take place on 18th February, 2023, with the Sheikh Mohammed bin Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Endurance Cup for Private Owners CEN 100 km to take place on the following day.
The Sheikh Zayed bin Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Endurance Cup for Private Owners CEN 100 km ride will take place on 17th March, 2022.
The list of competitions hosted by the village also includes the Abu Dhabi Festival Endurance Ride for Ladies CEN 100 km ride, to be held on 18th March, followed by the Abu Dhabi Festival Open Endurance Cup CEN 120 km ride, to take place on 19th March.
Musallam Al Ameri, Director-General of the Village, thanked Sheikh Mansour for his unlimited support for heritage competitions.
“Under the directives of Sheikh Mansour, the village’s team has completed all preparations to exert all the possible efforts to host the new season,” he said, adding that the village has always been a key platform for major competitions.