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Kanoo Travel team leads car rally win

Kanoo Travel team leads car rally win

Dubai, UAE – November 29, 2013: Kanoo Zombies, Kanoo Travel's team won the top award for Delta Challenge Car Rally 2013 for successfully leading the off-road race held recently in Dubai. This annual event is being led by Delta Air Lines in Dubai to gather all its trade partners in the region for a networking opportunity.

Delta Air Lines is one of the world's global airlines. Its regional operation is being led by Mr. Jimmy Eichelgruen (Regional Director MEAI) and Mr. Manoj Kuriakose (Commercial Manager – Middle East).

Kanoo Travel racers Abdul Haseeb Butt, Faraj Nissam, Mudassar Farooq, Mohammed Rafi and Myres Rogtao created the Kanoo Zombies team to compete in the adrenaline-rush sports rally from among nineteen 4x4 (teams) out of 100 participants from various leading travel agencies. The challenge kicked off from Delta Air Lines, Bur Dubai, following a tulip chart, reporting in 2 marshal check points into the desert for the off-road segment, tackling the dunes.

Kanoo Zombies team players first made it to finish line and attained the epic victory against all other participating teams.

The Safari adventure ended in Sahra Desert Resort wherein the Awards Ceremony awaited the best performers. Kanoo Zombies received the spotlight after being awarded with 'Overall Winner' trophy. The rest of the night was a social get-together for all industry partners, filled with lots of entertainment and fun.