Posted on July 06, 2019

The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) hosted its first meeting for 2019 of the QOC Secretary General with the secretaries-general of national sport federations and committees at its Headquarters on Wednesday.

The meeting was also attended by directors of the QOC Departments. HE the QOC Secretary General Jassim Al Buenain thanked the federations' boards and secretaries-general and appreciated their faithful efforts and cooperation to meet our goals as per QOC's plans and strategies. During this fruitful meeting, participants reviewed team Qatar's participation in the previous and the upcoming combined games and highlighted the plans of national teams for upcoming championships including 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

The meeting also discussed the latest plans for the inaugural edition of ANOC World Beach Games to be held in Doha from October 12 to 16, 2019. The Games will feature 14 beach sports to be held under the supervision of 10 national sport federations including; Qatar Football Association, Qatar Volleyball Association, Qatar Handball Association, Qatar Basketball Federation, Qatar Taekwondo and Judo Federation, Qatar Tennis, Squash and Badminton Federation, Qatar Wrestling Federation, Qatar Swimming Association, Qatar Cycling and Triathlon Federation and Qatar Sailing and Rowing Federation.