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Vice Chancellor Dr Mohammad Iqbal Zafar said that tent pegging was a traditional sport and the event attracted the best tent-peggers across the country.
Several tent pegging fans were present at the venue to watch the traditional sport, arranged by the Equestrian Federation of Pakistan with the UAF.
Hundreds gathered at the PSC ground to watch the festival, organised by the All Pakistan Tent Pegging Association (APTPA) and the Pakistan Sports Board.
Hundreds gather at the PSC ground to watch the festival organized by Al-Mehrban Tent Pegging club and Pakistan Sports Board.
The three-day championship, organised by the Muscat-based International Tent Pegging Federation (ITPF), saw riders from six nations including Oman, compete in three events on the opening day that concluded with the South African team emerging on top with 142 points.
While also approving some amendments to the law of tent pegging and plans for next four years, the ITPF also confirmed the UAE as the hosts of the World Tent Pegging Championship, which is scheduled to be held later this year.
On the sidelines of the championship, meetings of the General Assembly of the International Tent Pegging Federation, the meeting of the Executive Office and the meeting of the Board of Directors will be held, in addition to the new board elections for the next 4 years and the formation of the committees of the federation.
Present at the opening ceremony on Tuesday were Shaikh Salim bin Oufait Al-Shanfari, Head of Dhofar Municipality, Head of the Organizing Committee of Salalah Tourism Festival, Sayyid Munthir bin Saif Al-Busaidi, Chairman of Oman Equestrian Federation, some officials and tent pegging fans, according to Oman News Agency (ONA).
Over 600 horsemen from 28 tent pegging clubs from Punjab, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Pakistani-administered Kashmir regions participated in the event.
Apart from tent pegging and Horse show, a colourful fair had also been arranged for recreation of general public.
In their spare time they indulge in the ancient art of tent pegging and are practising for the English Heritage Festival of History, to be held at Kelmarsh Hall, Northamptonshire, on July 16 and 17.
A group of Birmingham cab drivers have banded together to bring the traditional Asian sport of tent pegging to the heart of the West Midlands.
The other sports are beach soccer, tent pegging and triathlon.
After two years of discussions and postponement, the Tent Pegging Committee was finally formed in the Asian Equestrian Federation (AEF) presided over by Sheikh Mohamed Eissa al Fairuz, president of the Oman Equestrian Federation (OEF).
The championship witnessed tent pegging by riders waving spears to collect the wooden peg amid clouds of dust rising from the grounds.