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Dubai SWAT teams clinched the top 2 places in the UAE SWAT Challenge. Teams from different countries joined the competition for the highly coveted title in gruelling tests designed to push their limits. Image Credit: Supplieed

Dubai: In an exhilarating display of skill, strategy, and teamwork, Dubai Police SWAT teams clinched the top two spots in the highly-competitive UAE SWAT Challenge 2024.

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This prestigious event, held annually in Dubai, attracts elite SWAT teams worldwide, all vying for the coveted title in gruelling tests designed to push their limits.

Dubai Police’s unparalleled performance throughout the five-day event reflected their rigorous training, dedication, and commitment to excellence.

Day 5 (the Obstacle Challenge) Winners:

First Place: RNP SWAT Team 1- Rwanda

- Score: 52 points - Time: 03:54.08

Second Place: Department of Special Force KALKAN - Kyrgyzstan

- Score: 51- Time: 03:59.08

Third Place: Uzbekistan Police - Uzbekistan

- Score: 50 - Time: 04:04.03

Rwanda, Kyrgyzstan Uzbekistan SWAT
Teams from Rwanda, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan dominated the obstacle challenge.

Top Three Overall Winners of the UAE SWAT Challenge 2024

1. First Place - With a remarkable score of 325 points, Dubai Police Team B displayed exceptional prowess across all categories, including hostage rescue, tactical shooting, and obstacle navigation, earning them the championship title.

2. Second Place - Close on their heels, Dubai Police Team A amassed 303 points, demonstrating extraordinary teamwork and strategic thinking, securing a well-deserved second place.

3. Third place - Team SARDAR from Kazakhstan came in third, scoring 302 points, showcasing impressive skills and determination, and proving themselves to be formidable competitors in the international arena.

Honouring the champions

Their remarkable achievements were celebrated in a grand honouring ceremony, where Major General Abdullah Ali Al Ghaithi, Assistant Commander-in-Chief for Operations Affairs at Dubai Police, in the presence of senior officers, UAE SWAT Challenge’s sponsors, partners, and a global audience awarded the top ten winners their well-deserved trophies and accolades.

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