From September 4th to 6th, Salburun hosted the second annual meeting of international falconers at the Rukh Ordo complex in Cholpon Ata, Kyrgyzstan. In addition to competitions in falconry, dog racing, and various equestrian sports, Salburun helped facilitate the second ever meeting of the African Asian Falconry Federation, a new international falconry advocacy organization that was founded in Qatar in February. Kyrgyzstan's leading falconry federation hosted honored falconers from all over the world, including three esteemed guests from Qatar, Sheikh Al Kubaisi Muhammed, Sheikh Maadeed Zayed Mohd, and Sheikh Al Meshadi Ali Khalem, and the President of the International Association for Falconry, Dr. Adrian Lombard of South Africa.
The full list of attendees is here:
Sheikh Al Kubaisi Muhammed
Sheikh Al Maadeed Zayed Mohd
Sheikh Al Mehshadi Ali Khalem
Dong Seok Woo