With a length of 10 km.. an international track for the competitions of the Crown Prince Camel Festival

July 31, 2021 by No Comments


The organizing committee of the Crown Prince Camel Festival has completed the program for preparing the main track in Taif Square, which will host the third edition of the festival, and its activities will start on the eighth of next August.

The 10 km long competition track includes 7 asphalt tracks, 3 of which are for camel owners from inside, a track for media professionals and broadcasting channels, and 3 additional tracks for owners outside the track. The width of the track at the starting line is 40 meters, and 12 meters at the starting line. the end.

Mahmoud Al-Balawi, director of the festival’s technical committee, confirmed that they are currently carrying out additional and complete comprehensive maintenance on the track, so that it is fully ready on the day the race starts, and appears in the position befitting the name of the festival’s sponsor, and said: “The maintenance included the track floor, the fence, and also the launch gates. The supporting tracks were also prepared for the main track, by changing the entire fence for the 5 km and 2 km tracks, in addition to asphalting works for the internal and external tracks on the 5 km track, linking the roads inside the field, and rehabilitating the entrance gates to the field.

Al-Balawi thanked the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, His Highness the Crown Prince, His Highness the Minister of Sports, and His Highness the President of the Saudi Camel Federation for the great support received by camels and their owners, by holding this giant festival, which in its first and second editions achieved international fame and a remarkable presence. As a result, the Guinness Book of Records.

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