Dalma Island, Al Dhafra
The Race will start from Dalma Island and will pass by Sir Baniyas Island, Ghasha Island, Um Al Kurkum Island, Al Fatayer Island, Al Bazam Island, Marwih Island, Jananah and the finishing line will be at Al Marfa Town.
Racers will have to pass through two gates. The first gate arrives after 40km from the start line, the second is after 25km from the first gate and the finishing line will be at 60km from the second gate.
Around 90-100 boats are expected to participate in the race with 20 sailors on each boat. The event is all set to welcome 2500-3000 participants and a huge audience.
Distance: 80 sea mile race (125km)
Note: In case of bad weather conditions, Race will be delayed to be held from 27 April to May 1st 2017