Yas Marina Circuit to celebrate Emirati Women’s day with inaugural Farasha Cup

Yas Marina Circuit Emirati Women’s Day

To honour the nation’s brilliant and empowering Emirati women, Yas Marina Circuit invites them to participate in the Farasha Cup, a special Yas Kartzone Powered by ADNOC competition on Wednesday 25th August to crown the fastest Emirati woman on the track.

To celebrate the occasion, Yas Marina Circuit encourage Emirati women aged 13 years and over, karting veteran or newbie, to compete around the newly revamped 1km Yas Kartzone powered by ADNOC track at Yas Marina Circuit. Put the pedal to the metal and whizz around the various twists and turns for your chance to be crowned the champion.

The competition is a three-stage race beginning with a qualifier to determine the ranking for race one. Race one and two will be 12 laps with points awarded based on the final standings of each race. The racer with the highest cumulative points will be crowned the winner with prizes and a trophy will be awarded to the top three competitors.

To ensure the health and wellbeing of visitors and in line with government directives, Yas Marina Circuit is only able to welcome customers and clients who are fully vaccinated and can present a green pass on their Al Hosn app. This will apple to those aged 16 years and above and checks will be completed at all security gates.

The competition is open to drivers on a first come first serve basis, to participate, please secure a space by calling 800 YAS (927).

For more information on the venue, visit www.yasmarinacircuit.com.


What: Farasha Cup, a karting competition in celebration of Emirati Women’s Day
Where: Yas Marina Circuit
When: Wednesday 25th August from 7.30pm to 9.30pm
Price: Free to enter for Emirati women