Sharjah

Sharjah Longines Racecourse

About Sharjah Longines Racecourse

Originally costructed in 1982 under the supervision of His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla bin Majid Al Qasimi. The first race took place in 1983. Following instructions by the ruler of Sharjah His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, a programme to renovate the track began in 1995 and has recently been completed. This has included the construction of a new grandstand and the redesigning of the racetrack.

Committee

His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla bin Majid Al Qasimi, Chairman
His Excellency Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Thani, Vice Chairman
Mr Sultan Mohammed Khalifa Al Yayya'ee, Dr Ghanim Obaid, Mr Khamis Salim Al Suwaidi, Mr Riyadh Abdulla, Mr Abdul Aziz Tariem, Mr Mohammed Abdulla

Mr Sultan Mohammed Khalifa, Racecourse Manager