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Posted On: 9 October 2016 10:41 am
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:16 pm

Things To Do in Doha This Week: October 9 - October 16

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We have exciting events lined up for you this week! From the UCI cycling championships, to bowling for a special cause! We've got you covered! Check out what's going on in Doha this week! Stay tuned for our events list coming out next week as well. Keep following ILQ for more event updates and information!

October 2 Sunday - October 9 Sunday

FINA Air-weave Swimming World Cup 2016 — Sunday

After an incredible 2015 season that saw world records tumble across the board, Qatar will once again welcome the greatest swimmers from around the world for the FINA Air-weave Swimming World Cup 2016, which will be held in the fantastic Hamad Aquatic Centre from 8 to 9 October.

Price: QR20
Ticket purchase: Online
Venue: Hamad Aquatic Center
Time: All day
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UCI Road World Championships Doha 2016 — All week

The State of Qatar will host the Road World Championships organized by the Union Cycliste Internationale Doha, from 9-16 October 2016.

Doha will host around 1000 racers from 75 different countries and more than 5700 participants, such as journalists and technicians, who will hail from national federations and delegations. In addition to the participants, around 30,000 fans and millions of spectators from all over the world will also be in attendance and watching.

Ticket purchase: At the door, Shops, Online
Venue: The Pearl-Qatar
Time: All day
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Youth Acting Workshop — Monday

Back by popular demand! After the great reception to our Youth Acting workshop earlier this year, we're holding it again for Qatar's immense acting talents! If you're between 8 and 17 and want to become a professional actor, join the workshop to learn all about improvisation and how you can master body language that expresses your character's inner feelings and motivations. The workshop kicks off on October 10 and wraps up on November 23.

Price: QR1000
Ticket Purchase: At the door, Online
Time: 3:00 pm
Venue: Katara, Building 16, Doha
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Training at Losail Circuit Sports Club — Wednesdays

Cycling, Running and Walking at Losail International Circuit. Come enjoy Losail's facilities and be active at the same time!

Dates: Wednesday

12th October
19th October
2 November
9 November

Gates Open at 16:45

Latest entry for walkers: 19:45

Latest entry for cyclist: 20:00

Car Park Area: Inside the Circuit next to the Paddock Restaurant Parking

Registration: Inside the Circuit in the Pit Garage 21

​Please note, the above schedule is subject to last minute track bookings. Contact us on the day you wish to attend to ensure that the track is open.

Price: QR100 for a season pass
Venue: Losail International Circuit
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tel: 4472 9151
Email: [email protected]

Bowling for a Cause — Friday

The proceeds of this bowling event will buy a few air tickets to the Philippines for our fellow Filipinos in Distress Care POLO OWWA!

Price: QR400 for five players in a team
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Venue: Qatar Bowling Center
Time: 8:00 am/TBA
Contact: DJ Meow - 55783315, Susan - 77096867, Franco - 66544567

What events are you interested in attending? Comment below!