Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Khalifa Al-Nahyan, advisor to the Head of State and chairman of the board of directors of the Abu Dhabi International Marine Sports Club and under the guidance of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Sultan Bin Khalifa Al-Nahyan, Vice-President and CEO of the ADIMSC start the firt round of UAE F4 Powerboat Championship
Salem Al Yafei created a small piece of winning first round of UAE F4 Powerboat Championship. The Emirati grabbed the lead in the first lap and blocked a fierce challenge from Ahmed al Rumaithi to clinch a +3.905 second victory at the Abu Dhabi breakwater on Saturday afternoon.
the Race winner Salem Al Yafei is really enjoying his first round of formula racing and claimed his first win of the season in Abu Dhabi . He said: “A great result for me and the team with a first time. Now I am in the top of the UAE F4 Championship and that is a position I want to stay in until the 2nd round of the last race in Abu Dhabi ".
Salem Al Yafei , Ahmed Salem Al-Rumaithi and Mohammed Saleh Al Hammadi lined up in pole,1st, 2nd and 3rd positions for the first round of what is developing into a pulsating UAE F4 powerboat Championship. But there was more pre-race frustration for double UAE Champion Sultan Al Mazrouei damaged his engine in the morning’s practice session and was not able to start the race.