2014-02-11 13:58:44 - Event is major platform for private sector organizations to support Doha Government’s promotion of sports, physical activities and wellness
Doha, 11 February, 2014: DHL Express Qatar has provided key logistical support for the 2nd Dolphin Energy Doha Dash, a community fun run event that took place recently at the Losail International Circuit on the outskirts of the capital city of Doha. Organized as a highly-anticipated part of the annual Qatar National Sports Day celebrations, the Doha Dash is a major platform for private sector organizations such as DHL to provide support for the Doha Government’s promotion of sports, physical activities and wellness among members of society.
“This was a great initiative promoting good health and active living. We are avid believers in the importance of balancing your life between work, play and staying active and that healthy minds that deliver
success are in healthy bodies that provide you with the strength necessary for the challenges ahead” said Nael Attiyat, Country Manager, DHL Express Qatar. “A strong healthy lifestyle is a winning recipe for success and we always urge our staff and colleagues to develop this lifestyle which is why we didn’t just support this event logistically but also contributed physically with an array of participants.”
The Dolphin Energy Doha Dash is an inclusive event which welcomes entrants of all abilities. Its sub-events include the 5km Doha Dash open to ages 12 and above, the 3km Doha Dash open to ages eight and above, the 1km Mini Doha Dash open to children aged five to 12, and the 1km Ladies’ Walk open to ages five and above. More event details and results are available at www.dohadash.com
, while information on Qatar National Sports Day in general can be viewed at www.sportday.qa