The 6 most beautiful falcons in the two categories of “Free Qirnas” and “Free Black / Adham Qirnas” were crowned on the second day of the Al Mazayen competition at the King Abdulaziz Falconry Festival.
King Abdulaziz Festival’s Al Mazayen competition
The falcon (Ltam) of falcon Faisal bin Nasser bin Juma took first place in the Free Black / Adham Qirnas category.
In the “Free Qirnas” category, falconer Sheikh Abdulaziz Al Thani took first place with his falcon (Leah), followed by falconer Ali Al-Ajmi in second place with his falcon (Assaf), and falconer Sheikh Abdulaziz Al Thani in third place with his falcon (Assaf) (Nahar).
Meanwhile, the Saudi Falcons Club, which is hosting the festival till December 16th, has announced awards totaling around 25 million riyals for the festival’s “Al-Malwah” and “Al-Mazain” events. The Al Mazayen tournament received 4 million and 200 thousand riyals over its many categories.
The King Abdulaziz Falconry Festival has received international attention as the world’s largest falconry festival and has been listed in the Guinness Book of World Records twice in a row for the number of falcons participating.