Royal Cavalry annual horse race held in Nizwa

December 03, 2018

Assigned by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Sayyid Shabib bin Taimour al Said presided over the Royal Cavalry annual horse race on Monday held at the Taimsa Racetrack in the wilayat of Nizwa. 

The event was organised by Royal Court Affairs, represented by the Royal Cavalry. The race included five rounds for pure Arabian horses, including Hisn al Shomoukh in which riders competed for the His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Cup. The race included equestrian performances.