Doha, 5th of December 2013 . All delegations attended and witnessed a great opening of the 3rd World Championship in Doha. The opening ceremony took place in one of the ballrooms of the Marriott hotel in Doha. During the open speeches, the President of the Arab and Qatar Police Sports associations (APSF-QPSA) Brigadier Khaled Al Attiya said that the QPSA was pleased and honoured to be the host of this World Championship.
He thanked the USIP for the great cooperation in the preparation of this World Championship; he praised the USIP for the development in sport in the last years, which had brought more countries and more Police officers together.
The President of the USIP Lt. Gen. Sheikh Ahmed Nawaf-al Ahmed a Sabah thanked the Ministry of Interior of the State of Qatar for the support of this Championship and the Qatar Police Sports Federation for their effort to organize this event.
In his speech the USIP President Brigadier Khalid bin Hamad Al Attiyah
Marks that sport is an important tool for connecting Police officers from all over the world. Eventually he wished the athlete all the best and good luck during the World Police Cross Country in Doha, Qatar. The Director Of National Security Maj. Gen. Saad Bin Jass declared the WC officially for opened and wished all athletes and delegations a lot of success. Most of the athletes wore with proud their Police uniforms while joining a wonderful dinner, which was provided by the host.