HCT Fujairah hosts Annual HCT Road Race

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The Higher Colleges of Technology Fujairah Men’s College hosted the 6th annual HCT Road race on December 13.

The five kilometer race took place at the Fujairah Corniche with participation from over 70 individuals from six HCT Colleges.

The Men’s colleges from HCT who participated in the race were from Fujairah, Dubai, Sharjah, Al Ain, Ras Al Khaimah, and Abu Dhabi. Staff members at these colleges participated under the staff category as well. The participants were at their best exhibiting the spirit of competition and enthusiasm. The race, which started at 3 pm, was followed by the awards ceremony at the Hilton Fujairah.

All participants had a good time at the Fujairah road race.

At the awards ceremony, Dr. Dave Pelham, Director, HCT Fujairah congratulated the winners and expressed his gratitude to the Fujairah National Group for their generous sponsorship of the event, as well as the Fujairah Traffic Department for their support and cooperation during the event.

Mr. Mohamed Natafji, Managing Director of Fujairah National Group who was present at the ceremony expressed his appreciation of the event and wished the participants greater success in the future.

He encouraged the participants to put in their best not just in competitive sports but in every aspects of life. Winners and participants were invited to a dinner thereafter at the Hilton sponsored by FNG.

Competitors and families got to enjoy themselves after the gruelling road race.

Dubai came first at both the team and individual categories followed closely by Fujairah, which bagged the second place in both these categories. Sharjah finished third in the team and individual categories.

HCT Fujairah employees Sean James, Mark Barnes and Brian Keenan made a clean sweep in the staff category, finishing first, second and third respectively.

The Fujairah Men's College members made a clean sweep of the medals in the staff race.