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Wed 9 Feb 2011 12:10 AM

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Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge

International Hael Desert Challenge will be held in the Nufud desert in north-central region of the kingdom

Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
Saudi driver Nasser al Ajmi and co-driver Mohammed al-Awadh race with their Mitsubishi during the first day of the International Hael Desert Challenge (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
A Saudi man looks at a car competing during the first day of the International Hael Desert Challenge 2011, in Hael on February 8, 2011. (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
Saudi men stand in front of images of King Abdullah during the first day of the International Hael Desert Challenge 2011 rally (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
Huge traditional coffee pots adorn the main cross roads in Hael (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
Staff push into place large images of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia during the final preparations for the International Hael Desert Challenge (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
A huge traditional yogurt maker adorn the main cross roads in Hael (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
Staff make the final preparations for the International Hael Desert Challenge 2011 (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
A Saudi staff member walks past the International Hael Desert Challenge centre, in Hael (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
Saudi men performing the noon prayer at the main center of the Hael International Desert Rally (Getty Images)
Saudi Arabia gears up ahead of Hael Desert Challenge
A traditional wall built in the Nuduf mountain in Saudi Arabia's Hael desert region (Getty Images)