The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) organised a prestigious ceremony at Aspire Academy today on the occasion of the Sports Excellence Day. His Excellency Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, QOC President, honoured the athletes with distinguished achievements throughout this season, including three who have excelled in horse racing at QREC.
During the event, His Excellency Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, QOC President, awarded Khalifa Sheail Al Kuwari as the best Qatari horse owner, Hadi Nasser Al Ramzani as the best Qatari horse trainer and Faleh Bughanaim as the best Qatari jockey.
The Sports Excellence Day event was attended by Qatar’s sports federations and institutions leaders.
Following the ceremony, Nasser bin Sherida Al Kaabi, QREC General Manager, expressed thanks and appreciation to His Excellency Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, QOC President, for patronising the event and honouring the distinguished in the race meetings run at QREC. ‘This honouring at this prestigious ceremony is a demonstration of HE Sheikh Joaan’s ongoing support of horse racing and continuous development of horse owners, trainers and jockeys’, he said.