Muscat 2010

Opening Ceremony 08 Dec 2010
Closing Ceremony 16 Dec 2010
Host City Muscat
Country Oman
Nations Participating 43
Athletes 1146
Events 52
Sports 14
Sports/Disciplines 16
Volunteers 3500
Media 497

Description

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.

SPORTS / DISCIPLINES

  • Aquatics
    • Marathon Swimming
      AMS
    • Beach Waterpolo
      ABW
  • Bodybuilding
    BO
  • Equestrian
    EQ
  • Football
    FB
  • Handball
    HB
  • Jetski
    JS
  • Kabaddi
    KA
  • Sailing
    • Sailing
      SA
    • Windsurfing
      SWS
  • Sepaktakraw
    SE
  • Triathlon
    TR
  • Volleyball
    VB
  • Waterski
    • Wakeboarding
      WSW
    • Shortboarding (Tricks)
      WSH
  • Woodball
    WO

NEWS

HM Order conferred on chief of Olympic Council of Asia
17 Dec 2010

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.....

Wei highlights three key areas to complete Games success
16 Dec 2010

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.....

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