Qatar is a nation passionate about sports.
We believe in the importance of sports and its power to touch every area of our nation's development, and based on the vision of the Qatar Olympic Committee "To become a leading nation in bringing the world together through sustainable sports development", we are committed to contributing to the global development of sports and Olympic Movement
Hosting the World Championships in Doha, and for the first time in the Middle East, provides an opportunity to showcase gymnastics to new audiences and new markets capture the attention of new fans inspire new gymnasts and contribute to the growth and development of the sport across our region.
It is a huge honour for Doha to host the 48th edition of Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in 2018 for a global celebration of gymnastics.
Gymnastics has truly grown and flourished in Qatar with our annual hosting of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup for the last 10 years, contributing to a huge increase in its popularity and performance of our own gymnasts.
We are fully committed to working in partnership with the FIG to utilise our resources and experience to deliver an exceptional World Championships that will provide optimal conditions for the athletes and will cement a true legacy for artistic gymnastics.
We look forward to seeing you in the championships in which we will share our traditions, rich heritage and warm hospitality with the global gymnastics family in 2018.
As President of the Qatar Gymnastics Federation and a member of the Executive Committee of the International Gymnastics Federation, we are extremely happy to host the "48th Artistic Gymnastic World Championships" in 2018.
The entire family of the Qatar Gymnastics Federation (Officials, Employees, Coaches, and Athletes) are ready to welcome the nations participating in this event.
We are committed to deliver a flawless event where all participants will cherish the experience of their stay in Doha.