Camel races are a standard heritage exercise in Ras Al Khaimah. A winter pastime, the camel races happen at weekends on the camel racetrack, surrounded by dunes and sheltered by the thickets of Ghaf timber in Digdaga and Hamraniya.
On weekdays the racetrack is often busy with camel trainers and colorfully clad camels which trot up and down the observe, build up their stamina for the weekend races. The official camel races are held on Thursday afternoons and early on Friday morning from October all through the winter season.
Oct 01 2015
Al Sawan Camel Track, Camel Race Track