For many years, Al Shaqab has been a highly-requested destination of visitors to Doha. In response to this interest, the new facility will include a visitor's center and museum to showcase the heritage of the Arabian horse.
In addition, the media section of this site features news releases and updates, as well as recent accomplishments of the Al Shaqab horses and riders. As the facility nears completion, an informative newsletter will also be available. Please contact us should you require further information.
With national COVID-19 restrictions being lifted in phases and the Qatar Olympic Committee recent announcement on the resumption of sporting activities after July 20, the Longines Hathab – Qatar Equestrian Tour Organizing Committee has confirmed that season three action is ready to start again.
Al Shaqab has adopted a proactive approach to ensuring the safety of staff during the present COVID-19 lockdown, while ensuring that horses at the world-class equestrian center continue to receive essential care.
Jon Doney, one of the world’s top showjumping officials and part of the CHI Al SHAQAB Ground Jury Panel from 2014 -2020, died on 1 April in a British hospital after a short illness. He was 71.