General News, The Leader, Sports - 23 February, 2023
Mohammed bin Rashid attends fourth stage of UAE Tour held in Dubai
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, today attended the fourth stage of the UAE Tour 2023, held in Dubai. A total of 137 professional riders representing 20 teams from across the world are competing in the international cycling tournament.
His Highness greeted the contestants as they cycled along the tour route in the Al Marmoom area. HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid was accompanied by His Excellency Khalifa Saeed Sulaiman, Chairman of Protocols for the Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE; and His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of the Dubai Sports Council.
The fourth stage of the UAE Tour 2023, which started in the Al Shindagha neighbourhood, covers a distance of 174 kilometres. The route, which passes through Al Qudra, Expo City Dubai, and the Palm Jumeirah, ends in Dubai Harbour. The UAE Tour is organised by the Abu Dhabi Sports Council.
The UAE Tour 2023, which commenced on 20 February, concludes on Sunday with the seventh stage. The Tour will cover a total of 1,028 kilometres.