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Qatar shooters leave for Rio aiming for Olympic berths

Date : 21 Aug 2019

Doha, Qatar, August 21, 2019: A five-strong Qatari shooting team left on Monday, August 19, for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for a five-day training camp ahead of the International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup which will be held from August 26 to September 3.

The World Cup in Rifle and Pistol will serve as a qualifying event for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and more than 500 athletes from 66 countries will participate.

The Qatari national team finished their last domestic training camp at Lusail Shooting Club under the supervision of the technical and training staff of the association.

Qatar squad: Nasser Al Attiyah, Rashed Saleh, Masoud Saleh, Saeed Abu Shareb and Reem Al Sharshani.

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