Muscat – The Oman Tourism Growth Firm (Omran Group) has partnered with ‘Spartan Arabia’ to host races at a number of distinguished vacationer spots throughout the sultanate.
This comes as a part of Omran’s continued efforts to convey a number of the world’s most famous sporting occasions and actions to the nation.
‘Such occasions attract a lot of contestants and spectators from everywhere in the world and contribute to the promotion and visibility of Oman as a distinguished international vacationer vacation spot’, acknowledged Omran.
Following this partnership, two Spartan races will likely be held in two completely different places earlier than the tip of the 12 months, attracting journey lovers from throughout the area.
Timed to coincide with Al Sarb (the spring season) and with the help of the Dhofar Municipality, the Dhofar governorate will host the primary Spartan race on October 14.
The second race will likely be held within the Governorate of Muscat as a part of the Oman World Cup Programme on December 16 and 17.
Hashil bin Obaid al Mahrouqi, Omran Group CEO, mentioned that the partnership with Spartan Arabia embodies “our efforts to offer guests and residents with numerous tourism merchandise in keeping with the Nationwide Tourism Technique”.
“Moreover, these races characterize the tireless efforts of a number of events in creating Oman’s sports activities tourism sector, which in return contributes to the promotion of assorted vacationer locations throughout the nation and attracts guests from each inside and outdoors the sultanate,” the Omran chief mentioned, concluding that this “additional strengthens the tourism sector’s position in attaining the targets of Oman Imaginative and prescient 2040.”
Rayyan Yacob Agha, Managing Director of Spartan Arabia, mentioned, “Our imaginative and prescient is to create a shiny future for impediment racing in Oman, along with Omran Group.
“We’re assured that the Spartan races will change into one of many sultanate’s premier sporting occasions, inspiring each the native youth in addition to vacationers from everywhere in the world.”
The primary Spartan race will happen close to Advert Dahariz Seashore within the wilayat of Salalah, and is geared toward each people and households. It would function a number of unbiased races, together with a Spartan Dash – 5km, 20-obstacles, and a Spartan Tremendous – 10km, 25-obstacles. There will even be three Spartan Children races solely for youngsters.
The organisers mentioned that these to take part can register through the Spartan’s web site https://arabia.spartan.com, not later than October 12.