On September 8, 2013, Emirates Racing Authority (ERA) announced the dates for the 2013/14 UAE racing season, consisting of a total of 57 fixtures over five months. As an update to this announcement, the ERA has rescheduled the opening two race meetings at Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club from Saturday November 30, 2013 and Friday December 20, 2013 to Friday February 14, 2014 and the evening of Thursday March 20, 2014.
These changes ensure that the UAE 2013/14 race schedule maintains the five race meetings allocated to Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club, while the season retains its 57 scheduled race fixtures.
The new racing season gets underway on Friday November 1, 2013 at Jebel Ali Racecourse. Sharjah Equestrian & Racing Club hosts racing the next day on Saturday November 2 2013, while Meydan Racecourse gets its season underway on Thursday November 7 2013. Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club will stage its first meeting of the new season on Sunday November 10, 2013.