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2014 Horse Show News

Horse show launching

In the presence of Prince Khalid Bin Sultan Bin Abdel Aziz, Horse show competitions at Prince Sultan Bin Abdelaziz International Arabian Horse show were launched yesterday (Wednesday) at the Khaliditah farm with the participation of 155 horses representing 24 countries.

Where filly "Al Farida Al Shaqab" of Al Shaqab Stud from Qatar initiated by winning titles in the festival after it got the first place with a total of 91.6 points in the first category (A) allocated to fillies one year old, while filly "AJ Reeda” of Ajman UAE Stud " won 2nd place with a total of 90.8 points, and in the third place came, "Johran Al Nayfat" to Nayfat stud of Prince Mohammed bin Saud bin Nayef, with a total of 90.4 points.
HRH Prince Saud bin Sultan bin Saud owner Kingdom Stud crowned winners of this category.


In the first category (B) for fillies of one old year, ​​"Leen Al Shaqab" of Al Shaqab Stud from Qatar won first place with a total of 92.2 points. "Bdour Al Nasser" of Al Nasser Stud to Sheikh Nawaf Bin Nasser Al Thani got  second place with a total of 91.6 points, and skilled "Monalisa Al Sawari"  of Al Sawari Stud for the children of Sheikh Hussein Mohamed Basha got a third place with a score of 91.4 points.


The winners of this category received from His Royal Highness Prince Sultan bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz.

In the second category of fillies with the age of 2 years old "Delights Diva RB" of Mr. Khalid bin Abdullah Al-Sayed got the first place with a total score of 92.2 points, "Aijana OS" of FAM. Stockle/Gestut Osterhof from Germany got second place with a total score of 91.1 points and "Hawazin Al Muawd" of Al Yarmouk Stud for Mr. Saleh Bin Ebrahim Bin Abdul Rahman Al Mehymed got third place with a total of 91 points.
The Australian Ambassador to the Kingdom Mr. Neil Hawkins crowned winners in this category.


In the third category for fillies of 3 years old, the filly "Perfinka" of Al Muawd Stud for Abdullah Al Subai'I and Sons won the first place with a total score of 92.9 points, "Inspired Najla" of Ajman stud of UAE won the second place with a score of 92.3 points, and "Evangeleen any IA" of Al Yarmouk stud came in third place with a score of 91.8 points.
Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Sultan adviser in the Office of the Crown Prince crowned winners in this category.


In the fourth category (A) allocated to Colts one year old, the colt "Bader AM " of Al Muhamadiyah Stud of Prince Abdullah bin Fahd bin Abdullah won the first place with a total of 91.6 points, leaving the second place to the colt "Mnawer Athba" of Athbah Stud to Prince Abdulaziz bin Ahmed with 90.9 points, and in the the third place the colt "Najm AL Nasser" of Sheikh Nawaf Nasser bin Nasser Al Thani stud with 90.8 points.


The winners received their prizes from Prince Nayef bin Sultan, advisor to the Minister of Defense board, member of the festival.
In the fourth category (B) allocated to colts of 1 year old, the colt “Sakab Al Muawd” of Mohammed bin Dalim Al Otaibi won the first place with  91.9 points in the competition category, followed in second place, "Shahbander Al Muawd" of Al Muawd Stud for Abdullah Al Subai'I and sons with a total of 91.8 points, and "Fayyad Al Shaqab" to Al Shaqab Stud from Qatar came in third place and earned 91.7 points.


Prince Mishaal bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz crowned the winners in this category.
In the fifth category of colts of 2 years old, the colt “Prussia MI” to Al Muhamadiyah stud won the first place after he got 92 points, while finishing second colt “Mounjed Al Janadriah” for the stables of King abdallah Bin Abdelaziz and sons and earned 91.6 points, and colt “Kanz Al Nasser” to Al Nasser stud, of Qatar came in the third place after he got 91.3 points.


The Ambassador of Denmark to the Kingdom Ole Freese Mason crowned the owners winners of this category.
In the sixth category reserved for Colts with 3 years old, the colt “Mashhour Al Muhamadiyah” to Al Muhamadiyah Stud of Prince Abdullah bin Fahd bin Abdullah, and earned 91.9 points, “Design for Life” for Al Muawd Stud came in the second place and got 91.9 points, and “Extreme Dream” for Enaya Stud came in third place, and earned 91.7 points.


Prince Abdullah bin Khaled bin Sultan, crowned the winners in this category.
The second day of the Horse beauty show resumes (Thursday), to continue qualifying for 6 classes devoted to mares from 4 to 6 years, mares from 7 to 9 years, and mares aged 10 years and over, and stallions from 4 to 6 years , stallions of 7 - 9 years old and stallions of 10 years and more.


4 championships will also be done for Desert bred horses of Saudi Arabia for fillies and colts, mares and stallions .

Naif Al-Mubarak, the supervisor Stud Nayfat said:

Riyadh - "media committee"

The general supervisor of Naifat Stud, Naif Al-Mubarak confirms the pride of the horse owners to organize this global event for the Arabian Horse in the Kingdom, he said: "the excellent organization of Prince Sultan Bin Abdelaziz International Arabian Horse Festival calls for pride, and this is due to the support of Prince Khaled bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz to Arabian Horses, who rose this sport to the world under the guidance of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and the Crown Prince, and we see great development in the level of the festival"

On the participation of Nayfat Stud in this festival Mubarak said: "Our participation in this competition is to compete with other studs that have preceded us in this area, and universal participation with stud product is positive and makes the people of the Kingdom proud of this product that rebuking the world champions, and we are still waiting better production in the stud, and did not reach the summit in this area, reaching the summit is difficult and much harder to maintain.


He added: "Nayfat has many local and foreign important benefits, where we will participate in international championships in the Gulf region, in addition to local championships, including producers Cup which will be held in Taif which will be the most important local championship host at Al Massara Club".

Mubarak spoke about number of local championships that are held in the Kingdom, noting that the number of Saudis owners continues to grow, which requires doubling the number of benefits in the coming years, "King Abdulaziz Center for Arabian Horses offers laudable efforts to raise the championships level, and everyone aspires to increase the number of championships, this requires support from companies and businessmen."
Mubarak noted, in his speech, about the competition of Saudi Arabian studs on the World Championships: "It is undeniable the level of Al Khalidiyah horses and the international rival is unaware of Arabian horses, and rightly Khalidiya reach the international level, and with enough pride it controls stallions class Championships at the World Cup in France for many years, and culminated by obtaining platinum awards in the past two seasons, and we hope it will be repeated by obtaining platinum for the third time this year. "

Photo explanation: Prince Saud bin Sultan bin Saud while crowning Naif Al-Mubarak on the first day of the Prince Sultan festival.

Prince Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Festival concludes today


Riyadh - "media committee"
Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz International Arabian Horse Festival, concludes today on Al Khaliidyah farm field, which was attended by 155 horses representing 24 countries that competed for prizes in excess of 8 million riyals.


His Royal Highness Prince Khalid bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz, the President of the Board of Directors of Prince Sultan bin Abdelaziz International Arabian Horse Festival crowned yesterday the Champions of the Arabian Desert bred Horses, done within the Prince Sultan bin Abdelaziz 2nd International Arabian Horse festival.


"Aseel Janadriah" for Janadriah stable owned by the sons of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques achieved the philly title champion, and "Assalat Dirab" for the King Abdulaziz Center for Arabian Horses came in second place, and "Felwa Athba" to Athbah Stud to Prince Abdulaziz bin Ahmed came in the third place. Furthermore the Athbah center got Championship title for colts through the colt champion "Khreisan athbah" and the reserve champion "Fahd athbah" and "Raki Dirab" for the King Abdulaziz Center for Arabian horses got the third place.


In the class of mares “wasayef Al thaltha” to Janadriah farm for the sons of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques won the first place, and “Dir'iya al thaniah” to Janadriah farm came second, and the mare “Reef Dirab” to the King Abdul Aziz Center came in third place.
In the class of stallions the stallion “Khalil Dirab” to the King Abdul Aziz Center came first, and “Saqr Dirab” to Tamim Tamimi came in second place and “Al Taj” of King Abdulaziz Center for Arabian horses came in third place.


"Once Upon a Time" to Al Muawd Stud for the children of Abdullah Subai'i opened the second day in Beauty show after achieving first place in the 7th category devoted to mares aged 4 to 6 years and got 93 points, while "Nastia OS "for Ajman Stud from Emirates with a total of 91.9 points came second and “Promise me fame” for Ayad Machat came in third place by getting 91.7 points.
Prince Fahd bin Khalid bin Sultan, a member of the Board of Directors of the festival crowned winners in this category.


In the 8th class allocated for mares from 7 to 9 years old Ajman stud received first with the mare “Al Saghira” with 92.8 points, and "Carré PGE" got 92.4 points and came second and "BS Ross Marwan” to Al Shaqab Stud from Qatar came 3rd with a total of 92 points. The winners receive their prizes from Prince Abdullah bin Khalid bin Sultan.


In the 9th class devoted to mares from 10 years and more Ajman stud continued to get the first place with the mare "Eagleridge Passionata" with a score of 93.6, and the mare "Karuna" to Enayah Stud of Tariq bin Mohammed Enayah got second place with a total of 92.8 points and mare "Abha Myra" to Al Shaqab Stud came in third place with a total of 92.6 points.


Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Sultan adviser at the Diwan of His Highness crowned winners in this category.


In the 10th class specific for stallions from 4 to 6 years, Al Muawd Stud for the children of Abdullah Subai'i got first place through the stallion "Revolution" which achieved 93.6 points, and Muhamadiyah stud to Prince Abdullah bin Fahad achieved second place with the stallion "Nawaf Muhamadiyah" with a total of 91.4 points and "Mehrani HDM" came third with a total of 91.4 points.


The Emirati international judge Khalifa Al Shamsi, Director of the Private Office of HH Sheikh Ammar Al Nuaimi gave the winners their prizes in this category.


In the 11th class dedicated to stallions from of 7 to 9 years stallion "Eden C" to Mr. Khalid bin Said Stud came first with a total score of 93.4, and "Abha Qatar" to Muhammadiyah stud to Prince Abdullah bin Fahad  came second with a score of 93.2 and "Esper Takos T O" of Ajman Stud came in third place with 92.8 points.


The winners receive their prizes in this class from Prince Mohammed bin Faisal bin Abdullah.


In the 12th class dedicated to stallions of ten years old and over the stallion "Escabi son Navron de" to Ajman stud got the first place with a total of 92.7 points, and "Savio" to Mohamadiah stud to Prince Abdullah bin Fahad came in second place with a score of 92.6 and “Al sino” to Al Tamimi stud to Emad Al Rashid got the 3rd place with a score of 90.5.