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Doha is the capital of the peninsular Arabian Gulf country Qatar, a modern city on Doha Bay. Ringing its downtown waterfront are numerous parks, the Corniche Promenade, futuristic skyscrapers and other ultramodern architecture inspired by ancient Islamic design. On a man-made island, the I.M. Pei–designed limestone Museum of Islamic Art houses an extensive collection from across the Muslim world.


Qatar is a peninsular Arab country whose terrain comprises arid desert and a long Persian (Arab) Gulf shoreline of beaches and dunes.

Open Water Swimming

Doha Bay is the site of the first leg of the 2018 and 2019 FINA Marathon Swim World Series, a series of professional 10 km marathon swims:

Amateur Race 2018

Warming Up

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