Jassim Al Kuwari’s double in dressage to top round 3

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) Jassim Al Jaham Al Kuwari excelled to top in both Level 1 and Level 2 events of the third dressage competition of the fourth edition (2020-21) of Longines Hathab Qatar Equestrian Tour, organised by the Qatar Equestrian Federation in partnership with Al Shaqab, member Qatar Foundation, and supported...

American soccer stars visit QF ahead of 2021 Qatar-US Year of Culture

Publication: gulf-times.com A top American women’s football team passed on tips and inspiration to school students and young female soccer stars during a visit to Qatar Foundation (QF), ahead of the launch of the 2021 Qatar - US Year of Culture. Players from Washington Spirit were welcomed to Doha by the US Embassy, Qatar Museums, and the...

Hassan Al Thawadi among Qatar’s prominent speakers leading discussions at WISH 2020

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) Secretary-General of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, Hassan Al Thawadi, will deliver a keynote address at the upcoming World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) 2020 conference, taking place from November 15 to 19.  Tasked with overseeing the infrastructure and development projects for the FIFA World Cup 2022,  Al...

Team Qatar and youth athletes join OCA Evaluation Committee on final day of Doha 2030 tour

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) Team Qatar and youth athletes from across multiple Asian Games sports, today joined members of the OCA Evaluation Committee for the final day of the Doha 2030 Asian Games Bid Committee visit.  Established Olympians through to talented young athletes, including Amal Mohammed (basketball), Afaf Alqarni (boxing), Hannah Albadr (handball), Abdulaziz...

QSL: More players, officials undergo virus tests

Publication: The Peninsula (English | Newspaper) QNB Stars League (QSL) clubs yesterday continued to undergo the second round of coronavirus (COVID-19) tests and blood samples were taken for laboratory analysis after they completed a period of 14 days in hotel, as per the general plan and protocol developed ahead of the resumption of 2019-20 QSL season. Al Gharafa,...

Qatar marks milestone towards creating regional hub of sports tech

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) Ten innovative business ideas related to sports technology, which were extensively accelerated over a period of three months, are now set to play a major role in the transforming Qatar’s sports industry. The products are inspired and designed to fulfill the industry needs, both here in Qatar and across...

Strict safety protocols outlined as QSL gears up for July 24 restart

Publication: The Peninsula (English | Newspaper) Ensuring the health and safety of players as well as technical and administrative staff is one of the most important priorities as domestic football action plans to resume step by step, a key official at Qatar Stars League (QSL) has said. Ahmed Khellil Abbassi, Executive Director of Competition and Football...

Things to do at home in Qatar: May 31 – June 6, 2020

Publication: iloveqatar.net - English (English | Website) Looking for something to do in Doha? We're bringing you this special edition of Things to Do to keep you occupied over the week ahead. With most of the establishments closed and events postponed or canceled, it would be helpful to still have a semblance of routine, so we're...

Generation Amazing youth advocates lead COVID-19 relief efforts in their communities

Publication: alkassdigital.net - English (English | Website) Generation Amazing youth advocates, inspired by their role as leaders for the football for development programme, have been helping at-risk people in their communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.Over several weeks, youth advocates in Qatar, India, Nepal, and Pakistan have utilised the skills they have learned during football for development...

Tips for staying at home

Lockdown could have seen us wallowing in some pretty unusual hermetic behaviour. Obsessively rearranging your groceries by best-before date. Binge-watching old episodes of Terry and June. Blankly staring at the forks in your cutlery drawer wondering why they have four prongs and not three. Instead, the past few weeks have shown that being shut...