Doha: The Al Ghariya Triathlon will be held at the Al Ghariya Resort on Saturday, with a total of 250 participants likely to take part in the competition.
The event, organised by the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) in conjunction with Qatar Cycling and Triathlon Federation (QCTF), Tri Club Doha, Qtri, Mad Triathlon and Fit Q, will start at 8am.
The triathlon has become one of the fastest growing participation, and the challenge of three sports rolled into one has enticed everyone.
The event will have different age categories from beginners to experienced ones triathlons wanting to stretch themselves on the main event, which will feature swimming, cycling and run.
We’re proud to be in a partnership with the QOC in organising such a huge event that raises awareness of a healthy lifestyle,” said QCTF President Dr Mohammed Al Kuwari.
Al Ghariya Triathlon is the first of four triathlon events which count towards the Qatar Triathlon point series.