A trainer seen with one of the dozens of entries at Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club during day one of the 23rd Qatar International Arabian Horse Show — the feature event on the first two days of the 23rd
International Equestrian Sword Festival. Yesterday’s programe was run from 9am until 8pm yesterday. A similar horse show extravaganza awaits fans today from 3:30pm until 8:30pm. The seven-day festival will end with the H H the Emir’s Trophy, to be run over 2,400m for thoroughbreds on February 27. RIGHT: Sheikh Mohammed bin Faleh Al Thani, Chairman of QREC, hands over a prize to the owner of a winning entry.