Winners of the last edition (from the source)
Dubai (Al Ittihad)
The Hamdan Bin Mohammed Center for Heritage Heritage has unveiled the details of the 12th edition of the Selk Championship, which starts on February 2 and 3 in the Al Marmoush Tournament.
The tournament will be open to amateur and professional teams and qualifying for the professional category will be held for 1000 meters the next day, and the amateur and professional category will be held for 2,500 meters on Sunday and the final will be on 19 February.
The rules and regulations of the championship are determined by the installation of the ring provided by the electronic chip for each participant to monitor the results with accuracy and transparency. The result of shlak participation is calculated on arrival at the finish line. Each person will be allowed to participate in any number of races. Meter professional for 2500 meters for amateurs and professionals during the qualification and finals for male and female saliva.
Suad Ibrahim Darwish, director of the Center's tournaments department, confirmed that the tournament is one of the most important and prestigious tournaments in history, and is one of the competitions that attracts a large number of participants in Al Marmoum 11, which is used to embrace most important races in the country.
"We are used to organizing world-class heritage tournaments and we are always getting ready to organize any competition. We are working to overcome the difficulties and look forward to facilitating all the details of equity tournaments," she said.
She added that the center is exerting all these efforts to preserve the cultural heritage related to the history of the state and the region as a whole. Among these legacies are the Salik tournaments, a sport practiced by the grandparents, in which they managed to adapt and train the fishermen One of the most important features of this tournament is that it is based on the ability to strive to enjoy daily sustenance, the generations have inherited this ability and kept it for the present.
She explained: "We are interested in this tournament to follow the procedures recognized and in accordance with international standards, begin to examine the candidate to participate in a medical examination and install a special slide to facilitate the process of identification during and after the race , and with the existence of accurate metering and monitoring is the refereeing issue, the winner of the race is decided, and certainly the tournament shows the ability of competitors to train the race and choose a good race that can win.
"We received early calls from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain and Oman to participate in the amateur and professional categories, so we look forward to increasing the number of participants in this edition, which makes the tournament a major Gulf event, Let's wait until the end of the record to determine the final number of races, but in principle can not be less than the number of games in the professional category 1000 meters for 3 races for males and 3 games for females, while the amateur class 2500 meters, will reach 4 races for males and other 4 females M 3 runs for males and 3 lbs I for females.