Sheikh Joaan attends Team Qatar’s Sport Day celebrations

DOHA, His Excellency, Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, the President of the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) participated in the team Qatar’s celebrations on the National Sport Day occasion , which took place at Barahat Msheireb on Tuesday.

For this prestigious occasion , Team Qatar’s Sport Village at Barahat Msheireb was well- equipped with all facilities and services and turning into a home for sport activities and entertainment for all age groups.

Citizens and residents from across the country came together to play and enjoy inspiring games, including athletics, basketball, volleyball, gymnastics, table tennis, boxing, wrestling, taekwondo , karate and Judo.

On the same track of inspiration, team Qatar champions, headed by the world and Olympic high jumper , Mutaz Essa Barshim have also inspired the young Qatari generation during this prestigious event.

The event have also seen participation from senior Qatar’s sport officials including H.E Dr. Thani Abdulrahman Al-Kuwari, the Second-Vice President of the QOC, H.E Jassim Rashid Al Boenin, the QOC Secretary General, along with Heads of Sport Federations and directors of QOC’s departments.

Team Qatar celebrates the country’s National Sports Day annually under the theme of (Sport For Life) with aim to promote the sports, the physical education and to ensure sustainable development across the country.

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee