Stage set for Trade Fair Horse Exhibition in Moscow
|The Trade Fair Horse Exhibition is set to start in Moscow on Aug 15.
The Trade Fair Exhibition , which will run till August 24 has joint support of the UAE Racing and Equestrian Federation (UAEERF) , Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition, Abu Dhabi Culture and Heritage Authority, Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club, Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council.
One of the aims of hosting the exhibition is to enhance the global image of the UAE in general and Abu Dhabi in particular. The organizers say they are happy with the arrangements and optimistic that the event will be a great success.
The exhibition is being promoted by UAE’s two leading realtors -- Hydra Properties and Serouh Real Estate PJSC.
Sultan Abdullah Al Marzouqi, secretary general of the UAEERF said the equine sport has greatly progressed by virtue of the unlimited support given by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum,Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahayn, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Chief of Staff of UAE Armed Forces and other rulers
Al Marzouki added that the chairman of the UAE Equestrian and Racing Federation His Excellency Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan also has been playing a pivotal role in the growth of the sports in this part of the world.
Al Marzouqi said that this was a great opportunity for UAE in general and Abu Dhabi in particular to show cause the developmental projects going on in the city of Abu Dhabi, apart from a boost to the equestrian activities that the UAE is popular all over the world. Marzouqi went on to say that this event is being attended by several international equestrian organizations from all over the world and it is very prestigious for the UAE Federation to be associated with such a huge event. He said that it was all the more eventful as the UAE Federation is running the 14th the year of His Highness the President of the UAE Championship Derby for Purebred Arabian horses in major European cities and the US. Events like the Moscow Exhibitions will give more exposure to the country and which will result in mutual benefit for the participating countries and the bilateral ties will have a upswing.
He took the opportunity to thank the sponsors who have come forward to support the trade exhibition apart from sponsoring several equestrian events in the season.
"We express our gratitude to all the establishments which have sponsored the exhibition. Our thanks to all those individuals who have put in much effort in organizing the exhibition so successfully," said Al Mazrouqi.
Al Marzouqi added that the vastness of the subjects coming under the preview of the exhibition was amazing. This includes horses and ponies as well as stud, sport, koumiss, participation of Equestrian federations, associations, unions, societies, horse breeding and equestrian sport in the regions, designing and building of equestrian complexes and hippodromes and veterinary facilities, with all of these helping the participating organizations to learn more in the respective fields.
There will also opportunities to see some of the finest specimens of Purebred Arabian horses also.
UAE's support for equestrian e sports have reflected positively on the image of the country world wide and at the same time it has also opened up new business opportunities
Continuing in their strong support worldwide Hydra Properties and Sorouh Real Estate PJC is once again in the forefront in this particular event.
Dr Sulaiman Al Fahim said: "We are proud to be associated with prestigious equine sport which has close ties with the cultural fabric of the nation and we are always to keen to support such events that promote the status of the country at regional and international levels.
"Equine sport is part of our heritage and we would like to continue our support to cultural and sporting activities," said Dr. Fahim
Masaood Al Awar, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at the Sorouh Estate PJC said this exhibition will bring out strength of the purebred Arabian horses and help increasing the appeal world wide of a company that is leading in the new wave of development in the UAE and we consider it as a privilege to be associated with in hosting the exhibition.
Meanwhile, the Federation will release a souvenir on this occasion which will give an account of the UAE’s culture, heritage, developments and equestrian sports.
A delegation from the UAE representing all those who are involved in the forthcoming events will attend both the Trade Fair Horse Exhibition and the President of the UAE Championship Derby.
Undoubtedly the events will enhance the global image of the UAE in general and Abu Dhabi particularly in terms of overseas business opportunities also.