OEF approves participation in Salalah festival
Tuesday 23/April/2019 20:54 PM
By: Times News Service
Muscat: The Board of Directors of Oman Equestrian Federation (OEF) held its second meeting for 2019 at its headquarters on the premises of Oman Olympic Committee (OOC) under the chair of Sayyid Munthir bin Saif Al Busaidi, Chairman of the Board.
He praised the efforts and tangible success of various activities of the Federation. The Board approved the Federation’s participation in Salalah Tourism Festival 2019 represented in traditional horse sports, show- jumping and tent pegging, by setting up a local military championship, a race for endurance, as well as a training centre for young people.
During this period, OEF seeks to find outlets to market its activities. The Board also agreed to host the 4th Tent-Pegging World Cup Qualifiers in Muscat with the participation of the national team, along with Sudan, Norway, Sri Lanka, Morocco, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan and Nepal, as well as hosting an international tent- pegging military championship in Muscat, as part of the existing cooperation with the International Tent-Pegging Federation (ITPF).