DOHA – The Qatar Shooting & Archery Association ( QSAS) unveiled on Tuesday that all organizational , managerial and technical preparations were completed ahead of host of 2022 Nishan Vodafone Ramadan Tournament and accompanying festival of games under the patronage of the H.E Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) President, Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, from 3rd to 19th of April at the Lusail Shooting Range.
This unveiling came during Tuesday’s press conference held at the QOC building attended by Mr. Abdulaziz Mohammed Al Tamimi, the tournament Director and Assistant Secretary General of Qatar Shooting & Archery Association, Sheikh Mohammed bin Salman Al Thani, the Head of technical committee, Mr. Ali Atiq Alabdulla, head of Media Relations and CSR of Vodafone Qatar (Tournament Official Partner) alongside the representatives of local media.
Mr. Al-Tamim said the tournament aims to discover the most talented elements in the game , develop their skills and helping clubs and national teams to achieve quantum leap in the game and to promote this sport among citizens and residents whose rate of participation in the game rises sharply year after another.
“ This tournament will bring two categories together ( Amateurs and professionals) from both genders to compete in the Shotgun, Rifle, Pistol and Archery. We confirm that whole registration process is well underway , we promise you with a new look tournament packed with surprises and quietly different from previous three editions.. We truly happy to attract all the members of society to this Ramadan Heritage Gathering” Added Al Tamimi.
From his part, Sheikh Mohammed bin Salman Al Thani, Head of the Tournament’s technical committee delivered a brief note on the training sessions, official competitions, regulations, participating teams and prize money which will exceed QR 300.000.
In the same context, Mr. Ali Atiq Alabdulla, head of Media Relations and CSR of Vodafone Qatar said that Vodafone is committed to support sport activities , with its belief that sport have a crucial role in developing the society and enhancing cooperation and spirit of competitions.
Mr. Abdulaziz Mohammed Al Tamimi, the tournament Director thanked and appreciated the tangible efforts of contributors, supporters and sponsors that made this festival meaningful and successful, on the top of them, the Qatar Olympic Committee, Vodafone Qatar, Mazzraty (NGA) Farm, Blue Salon, Attraction For Events, Qatar Voluntary Center and Al-Rami Sport Club.
Source: Qatar Olympic Committee