Tag Archive: Camel Race

Race Before The Race


March 2009, Sohar, Al Batinah Region, Oman. A young camel jockey engaged in a foot race to the staging area … barefoot! HOT sand and sharp stones… TOUGH FEET!  

Camel Jockeys


While living in Oman we were were able to attend a few¬†Camel Races. I was surprised to see that the Jockeys were young children. Upon inquiry I learned that although the United Arab… Continue reading