DOHA: Dolphin Energy has signed a partnership with Ooredoo Ride of Champions to promote a healthy lifestyle in the country.
The competition will take place at the Ceremonial Court of Qatar Foundation on March 15.
The partnership agreement comes as part of Dolphin Energy’s continued commitment to promoting health and wellbeing across the local community.
“We are delighted to partner with the Qatar Cyclists Center and support the 3rd Ride of Champions 2019. This is the first year of our involvement and it gives us the opportunity to tap an increasingly popular pastime and extend our commitment to promoting a healthy lifestyle,” said Hassan Al Emadi, General Manager-Qatar, Dolphin Energy.
More than 1500 participants are expected to take part in the five rides offered by the third edition of the event, surpassing the previous record of 1100 riders, set during the 2017 edition.
The Ride of Champions is the flagship event of Qatar Cyclists, a community initiative that plays a huge role in the promotion of cycling and healthy lifestyles. Their weekly activities across the country draw thousands of cycling enthusiasts who enjoy road rides, spinning classes, in addition to training sessions at Lusail International Circuit.
The 2019 Ride of Champions offers various rides that cater to all ages and levels of experience. Adults and kids over the age of nine can participate together in a 5.8km family ride inside the premises of Qatar Foundation which will also hosts a 1km race for kids, aged between 3 and 8 years old, at the Green Spine while the experienced cyclists can choose between three road rides with different distances -- 137km or 78km or 48km.