Qatalum Hosts National Sports Day 2017 in collaboration with QAPCO

The event was held at the Al Reem Club with employees and their families in attendance

Men’s badminton single's tournament champion, Chathoth Puthanveetil Muraleedharan, Technical dept.

On the 14th of February, Qatalum hosted a series of sports activities for its employees and their families on at Al Reem Club to mark the country’s National Sports Day 2017. The event was hosted in collaboration with the Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO) and aimed to spread awareness of the importance of sports among different age categories in Qatari society, thus helping attendees maintain a healthy lifestyle.

A number of the company’s employees participated in the sports day to show their support to the significant role played by sports in enhancing community development and improving individual performance and productivity. The participation in sporting events will ultimately reflect positively on the overall development drive of the community as a whole.

Men’s squash tournament champion, Imraan Peerbhai, Technical Dept.

Men’s badminton doubles tournament runner-up, Chathoth Puthanveetil & Sreekumar Venugopal.


The list of activities included full body workouts, football, volleyball, basketball, table tennis, squash, badminton and bowling. Many activities witnessed heated and enjoyable competition between the participants.

In the meantime, Health, Safety, Security and Emergency Management (HSSE) Department launched this year’s Healthy Lifestyle Awareness Campaign in parallel with National Sports Day to enhance employee awareness of the importance of sports and its role in improving public health standards.