Doha: The Second edition of Doha Triathlon for the Qatar National Championship will be held at the Museum of Islamic Art on February 8 from 6 am with 750m swim in the bay, 20km cycling at Corniche and 5km run around the park.
Ebrahim Alromaihi won the title last year with a time of 1:12:43sec followed by Mubarak Alajji with 1:16:45sec and Abdulla Shaheen Alkaabi with 1:20:00sec respectively.
During the event, there will also be other races with sprint and Olympic distances accounting for Qatar National Triathlon Series to score points, starting at 6:15 and 6:30 am with Olympic and sprint distances.
Doha Triathlon is the third of five triathlon events which count towards the Qatar National Triathlon Series in the season 2018-19, followed by Lusail Triathlon and The Pearl Triathlon. Previous events were previously held at Katara in November and Al Ghariya in December.
Doha Triathlon is sponsored by Qatar National Tourism Authority, with the support of Qatar Triathlon Federation and Qatar Museums. For more information about the event, visit www.doha-triathlon.com.