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flat race

a race without obstacles for the horses to jump.
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Adnan Sultan Al Nuaimi, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club and Ms Lara Sawaya, Executive Director of the HH Shaikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival, Chairman of the Int'l Federation of Horse Racing Academies (IFHRA), Chairman of Ladies & Apprentice Racing Committee in the Int'l Federation of Arabian Horse Racing Authorities (IFAHR), presented the prizes and trophies to the connections of the winning horse.
After Saturday, the final fixture of the 2012 Flat racing season at Haydock Park is on Friday, October 19.
Lara Sawaya, Director of the HH Shakh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Flat Racing Festival said, "This is the first race under the renamed banner of Al Wathba Stud Farm.
Explaining the decision, Shane Doyle of HRI said: "Last year members of the ISSA Committee met with the HRI executive to discuss a number of issues, one of which was the lack of Sundays off during the summer period for their members working in Flat yards, whereas their members in National Hunt yards have Sundays free when there's only Flat racing during that time.
Lara Sawaya, Executive Director of the HH Shaikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival and Chairperson of the Ladies Racing Committee in the International Federation of Arabian Horse Racing Authorities (IFAHR), said: "The two races held in Arapahoe Park in Colorado dished out exciting fare and, with four debutant horses in this race on Friday, we are happy that this series is giving more opportunities to Purebred Arabian race horses.
Run over a straight mile, the Lincoln is one of the major betting races of the Flat racing calendar.
Flat racing could be on the way to jumps course Wetherby.
Triple Champion Hurdler Persian War was trained there and it is now home to a flat racing operation whose recent successes include Averti, leading sprinter and first season sire in 2002, and Susu, 1999 winner of the Group 2 Challenge Stakes.
There will therefore be no Flat racing on the second Saturday of the turf Flat season as that day's other meetings are National Hunt fixtures at Ascot, Hexham and Market Rasen.
The lucky winner will receive a pair of Club badges and will witness some of the best horses in the world race for one of the most coveted titles in flat racing.
CONCERNS raised by Ger Lyons this week about the Flat racing programme in Ireland have been endorsed by senior trainers Jim Bolger and Kevin Prendergast, who both believe severe adjustments need to be made in order to cater for the demands of trainers on the level.
London: The HH Shaikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival's five-day extravaganza came to an end at the King's Forest in Tetford, the UK with the UAE'S Abdul Ghanim Al Marri on Ro Al Lisain winning the 100-km HH Shaikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Endurance Festival Cup here on Sunday.