Jazira Aviation Club
Al Jazira Aviation Club was founded in 4/5/1998.
The club tries to promote and consolidates the existence
of light and very light aviation in the UAE. Due
to the importance of aviation, this club plays an
important role to promote and encourage the youth
and those who are interested to join this field.
Through aviation you can see the nice mountain chains
and the lying coasts of RAK, the desert and the
natural life. In fact, the Al Jazira Aviation Club
is accredited by the Civil Aviation General Assembly
in the UAE and it is a number of USA Aviation Assemblies.
It is located in Al Dehaisah area; about 20 minutes
drive from Ras Al-Khaimah International airport.
It was inaugurated on 04-06-1992. The Ras Al-Khaimah
Shooting Club has 1500 members from different nationalities.
A branch has been established in Shouka. The club
has different types of weapons and many shooting
ranges play fields for the children and a cafeteria.
Maritime Sports & Diving Centre
You can discover the underwater magic and the secrets
of the Gulf. See and enjoy the beauty of the bottom
and also diving on the coral reefs and drowned shipwrecks
and so many other places. You can see through the
Emirates Maritime Sports and Diving Centre which
makes training in diving and have all the equipment
for rent to visitors plus the arrangements, for
Al-Khaimah Water Ski Club
RAK Water Ski Club is located in the Khuzam area.
The club secures all the necessary required means
and equipment and makes them available for those
who like to enjoy the water ski sport. As it is
a general establishment it doesnt aim for
profit. The club gives very low prices to encourage
water ski hobbyists to practice their favourite
United Arab Emirates gives the camel races a very
great importance because it is one of the public
sports known a long time ago inherited within the
group of the public heritage. These races which
are carried out continuously and in the form of
tournament found the greatest care and attention
by morale and financial aid and support of His Highness
Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan UAE President
and his brothers, the Members of the Supreme Council
and ruler of the Emirates.
well arranged, organized, designed, prepared and
well equipped camel race tracks are spread all over
the UAE. Not only in the Emirates but also in the
small villages and the desert areas which are inhabited
by Bedouins who are caring very much about authentic
Arab camels. The annual closing festivals are carried
out in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and RAK. Hundreds of vehicles
are presented from the Governments, Companies, Establishments,
banks and trades of the private sector as a share
in these occasions and to encourage their local
brothers, the camel owners and the camel trainers.
RAK Emirate a modern camel racetrack has been established
at Al Sawan area with a length of 10 km and a circular
shape. A main modern platform is constructed there
at the finishing point of the racetrack.
races in RAK are carried out according to the annual
program prepared by the UAE camel race union, from
mid September up to the end of April annually. Two
golden cups have been allotted as an incentive for
the competition to show the capability of the full-blooded
Arabic camels. The first from His Highness Sheikh
Saqr Bin Mohammed Al-Qasimi Member of the Supreme
Council and Ruler of Ras Al-Khaimah allotted for
camels of (Yathaa) age. The second cup of
H.H. Sheikh Khalid Bin Saqr Al-Qasimi Crown Prince
and Deputy Ruler of RAK allotted for the camels
of Lagaya age. These competitions are carried out
within the final race in RAK. This kind of sport
attracted the visitors and the staying people, because
they like to know the camel roots and how to be