Qatar Tourism is proud to announce Olympic champion Mutaz Barshim as its newest brand ambassador. 

Barshim, who recently set a world record as the only high jump athlete to win five World Championship medals, will be the new face of Qatar Tourism’s campaigns from now until September 2024.

According to Qatar Tourism Head of Marketing and Planning Sheikha Hessa Al-Thani, Barshim’s soaring athletic endeavours mirror the very essence of Qatar’s rising ambitions on the world stage. A name that resonates with triumph, dedication and the pursuit of greatness, Sheikha Hessa said that the new partnership is forged on shared values and commitment to excellence.

We are proud to have Barshim as one of Qatar Tourism’s brand ambassadors, as he is a true embodiment of Qatar’s limitless potential.

Barshim, meanwhile, said he is truly honoured and proud to be a brand ambassador for Qatar Tourism.

My country has been supporting me since day one, and this is an opportunity for me to show my gratitude and give back.

He added that the partnership reflects the synergy between his aspirations and the mission of Qatar Tourism to showcase the nation’s rich traditions, cultural heritage and premier global events. He said he eagerly embraces the responsibility of representing his homeland and is excited to introduce the world to the wonders of Qatar.

Having just concluded the eventful Summer in Qatar season, Qatar Tourism is gearing up for more world-class events in the coming months.

Residents and visitors are set to enjoy the upcoming Geneva International Motor Show, Formula 1® Qatar Airways Qatar Grand Prix 2023™ and Expo 2023 Doha, all scheduled to commence this October and the 2023 Qatar Airways Grand Prix of Qatar – MotoGP™ – which will follow in November.

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