|Opening Ceremony||08 Dec 2010|
|Closing Ceremony||16 Dec 2010|
The 2nd Asian Beach Games is a multi-sport event sanctioned by the Olympic Council of Asia and will be held 8-16 December 2010.The Games encourage Asia’s youth to participate in sport and celebrate the vast and varied cultures found across the continent. It works to uplift national pride and create a festival of cooperation and camaraderie. The Asian Beach Games are composed of a variety of modern sports as well as variations on traditional sports.
Fourteen sports are on the Muscat 2010 programme: beach soccer, beach handball, beach kabaddi, beach sepaktakraw, beach volleyball, beach waterpolo, beach woodball, bodybuilding, jetski sport, marathon swimming, sailing, tent pegging, triathlon, and waterski.
Muscat, Oman: HIS Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has conferred the Oman Civil Order – Second Class on Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, President of the Olympic Council of Asia. The order was presented yesterday by His Hig.....
Muscat, Oman: The last Chefs de Mission meeting of the 2nd Asian Beach Games was held at the Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa on Thursday morning, the day of the closing ceremony at Al-Musannah Sports City, sta.....