Doha, 27 October 2020 - The Qatar Sports for All Federation has announced that the fourth edition of the Qatar East-to-West Ultra Run will take place on December 11.
Chairman of the organizing committee of the race Abdullah Al Dosari said that the race will be a total distance of about 90 kilometers, with the Corniche identified as the starting point and Dukhan Beach as the end point, with five phases in order to give the participants a rest and provide food and drink.
He explained that the aim of the race run is to urge members of society to practice sports, as it is an opportunity for runners and amateurs to finish the race in 16 hours.
The race will start after the dawn prayer and continue until 8 pm, he added, noting that there will be room for all participants in the race to finish it as individuals or as a group of five.
Al Dosari pointed out that approximately 245 participants from 44 countries participated in the third edition of the race, noting that fourth edition will have prizes for the first three places and expressed hope that all sports fans will participate in this race with all precautions applied according to the conditions.
He explained that registration is through the application of the Qatar Sports for All Federation website and that there will be a meeting with the contestants on Dec. 1.