The Cultural Village Foundation – Katara (Katara) signed a cooperation agreement with Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club to host Qatar International Arabian Horse Championship, one of the many events under the First Katara International Horse Festival, which will be held in February 2021.

Katara General Manager HE Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim Al Sulaiti, said they intend to launch the first edition of the International Arabian Horse Festival next year and the Qatar International Arabian Horse Championship is said to be its most distinguished event.

He said they hope to make the Qatar International Arabian Horse Championship into a global event that attracts all those interested in the horse and equestrian world.

First Katara International Horse Festival deal signing

The international tournament will be held on Katara Beach, which already hosted some of the largest sports tournaments and competitions in the world. Katara has always organised and presented major international festivals and exhibitions that symbolise the originality of the country’s heritage.

Racing and Equestrian Club Chairman HE Issa bin Muhammad Al Mohannadi, said they are happy join Katara in hosting the Qatar International Arabian Horse Championship. He said that they strongly hope the agreement will lead to the development of sports in general.

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