UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH TAMIM BIN HAMAD AL THANI, AMIR OF THE STATE OF QATAR
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QATAR MILITARY PARACHUTE TEAM WINS MEDALS IN SWITZERLAND CHAMPIONSHIP

QATAR MILITARY PARACHUTE TEAM WINS MEDALS IN SWITZERLAND CHAMPIONSHIP

The Qatar Special Forces’ Parachuting Force team won three gold medals in the World Military Parachute Jumping Championship held in Switzerland with the participation of 17 teams representing 11 countries.

The Qatari team won the gold medal for free skydiving scoring 186 points, ahead of Spain, who scored 171 points and Germany who came third with 163 points.

In the Air Tunnel competition, Qatari team also toped the ranking with 293 points, ahead of Germany who came second with 269 point and Spain who came third with 260 points. Qatar also won the gold medal in the four-way formation only 15 points ahead of Spain and 23 point of Germany who came in the third place. 

Commander of the Joint Special Forces Major General Hamad bin Abdullah Al Fetais Al Marri, dedicated the victory to the wise leadership of the State, praising the Qatari team’s victory during their participation and described it as a great achievement.

Source: The Peninsula