QREC Chairman Praises Organization of Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani Rifle Race
Doha, January 21 (QNA) – The Chairman of Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC), Issa bin Mohammed Al Mohannadi, expressed his happiness of the great success achieved by horse race on a rifle and the prizes of HE Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani, which was organized by the club this evening.
In statement to Qatar News Agency (QNA), Al Mohannadi said that the presence in today’s race was distinguished and the competition was strong. In addition, the vibes were splendid in light of the public’s interest in horse activity and racing, pointing out that the winning of Al-Wasmiya Farm and Wathnan Racing were expected, as they have been achieving several titles in local and international races.
He pointed out that this season is so special, adding: ” Qatari horses have become very competitive on a global level thanks to strong competition and the development of local races, and this is an indication that the level of racing in Qatar is strong, and the evidence is that the horses that come out here win and earn strong runs abroad.”
The Acting Executive Director of (QREC), Badr bin Muhammad Al Darwish, emphasized in a similar statement that the race indicates that HH the Amir Sword Festival will be so strong, especially since the club has prepared for this very well, pointing out that the financial prizes have increased to a total value of nearly USD 10 million.
He revealed that the festival will witness a great participation from outside Qatar, noting the preparation of a number of accompanying programs and activities.
HE CEO of Qatar Media Corporation (QMC), Sheikh Abdulaziz bin Thani Al-Thani, praised the strong competitions of the race.
His Excellency said that the organizational level of this race is good, and this indicates that Qatar is always special in organizing sporting events, as well as the vibes were so good, whether at the level of competitions or activities attended and enjoyed by the public in all different groups.
His Excellency emphasized that the strong competition of the race motivates riders to do their bests in HH the Amir Sword Festival. (QNA)