Dakar is his mountain and the dunes are his home. Our hero is an adventure seeker, a challenger and a true example of the passion that rages under the deceivingly calm façade of the burgeoning Doha landscape. Meet rally driver Mohamed Abu Issa, Abu Issa Racing’s golden child.
It is said that we are all made of stardust, that the sky is full of mystery and that we are not alone in this world. Our heroes are living proof of the brightness in humanity, the wonder in our adventure and the limitless reach that stems from our passions. Meet Haji and Jassim, Qatar’s very own luminary treasures.
Passion manifests itself in endless ways. Our hero exemplifies the world class creativity that Doha fosters, simultaneously reminding us of the very personal nature of the pursuit for happiness. Meet fashion designer, Carla Mallari.
Beauty is indeed beyond skin deep and our hero exemplifies this infamous adage. Self-discipline is the game and he is at the top of Qatar’s leaderboard. Dedication, self-respect and pride are the compliments to his phenomenal strength and admirable physique. Meet Hassan Al-Saiqal Doha’s very own fitness erudite.
It is said that a necessary part of tradition is the exercise of storytelling. It is also said that actions are lauded well and beyond the use of words. Both adages are celebrated when respect and purpose are applied. Marrying love of the age-old Islamic custom of horse riding with the noble warrior practice of archery, our heroes are able to tip their hats to all these elements. Meet Fuad and Walid; Qatar's horseback archers.
THE CITY AWAKENS.
LIKE A BEAST RISING FROM ITS SLUMBER, IT EMERGES.
FROM THE REMAINS OF THE OLD,