Under the patronage of the Ruler’s Representative Court in Al Dhafra Region, the First Ghayathi Falcons Championship 2024 will take place from 6-10 January 2024 in Ghayathi, Al Dhafra Region, featuring an elite group of the falcon owners and professionals.
The organisation of the tournament promotes falconry as a sport closely linked to the cultural and social heritage of the UAE, and supports the directives of leadership regarding providing all forms of support and encouragement for supporting falconry.
The organising committee of the tournament confirmed its keenness to harness all the elements of success and bring it out in the best possible way, allocating prizes for the winners in each rounds, which are expected to witness significant participation.
The tournament includes 18 rounds, including four rounds for chick owners, which are Gear Shaheen, Gear Pure, Gear Qarmousha, and Gear Taba, in addition to four rounds for the category of owners of Gernas. The tournament also includes eight rounds for the professional category in chicks and Gernas.
The closing day will witness two rounds in the Ghayathi Cup, the Ghayathi Cup for the owners category, in which the top three in all the owners rounds participate, and the Ghayathi Cup for the professional category, in which the top three in all the professional rounds participate.
The first Ghayathi Falcons Championship is sponsored by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), Abu Dhabi Sports Council, Liwa Sports Club, Abu Dhabi Falconers Club, Al Dhafra Region Municipality and Abu Dhabi Police.