(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Peninsula
Doha: Registration is now open for 12 sporting events hosted by Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) for the public as part of Ramadan Sports Festival from May 819, 2019.
Following the tremendous success of the past few years, the festival has become an anticipated event for sport enthusiasts across Qatar. Last year, over a thousand people participated in events and competitions as Aspire made the connection between the holy month of Ramadan and sport.
Commenting on this year's edition of the Ramadan Sports Festival, Abdullah Aman Al Khater, Director of Events and Venues at AZF and the chairman of the festival's organising committee, said: 'It is the only festival in Qatar that comprises an array of various sports and welcomes people to enjoy the outdoor playing fields at Aspire and the world-class facilities of Aspire Dome. The event has also created separate sport segments for women, teenagers and people with disabilities, to provide them with an opportunity to participate in one of Qatar's most exciting festivals of the year.
2019 contests will comprise of: football, basketball, handball and hockey competitions for female and male. Youth events include fitness competitions, hockey, wall climbing activities for ages of four years and above, as well as walking in the Aspire Dome.
Those wishing to register can visit their website here .