Watch: Shaikh Hamdan practices target shooting

An Instagram video of Dubai’s Crown Prince shooting balloons is going viral in the UAE with over 490,000 views in 24 hours

16:37 March 8, 2018
Shaikh Hamdan shooting

Dubai: The Crown Prince of Dubai’s love of sports expands across the spectrum, with a wide interest in hunting and flying helicopters to scuba diving and hiking up mountains.

In the latest video posted on Instagram, Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, displayed his talent when it comes to shooting.

The online video, which gathered over 490,000 views in 24 hours, shows the Crown Prince practising his target shooting with balloons.

The video was accompanied with the caption: “Practice makes perfect, will try to do better next time.”

Shaikh Hamdan’s social media accounts show just how skilled he is in a number of adrenaline-seeking activities, whether it be high up in the clouds above Dubai’s skyline or deep-sea fishing in the waters of the Arabian Gulf.  


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