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Qatar endurance committee was established as one of the part of Qatar Racing and Equestrian club in the year 1994. The endurance racing competition was started on 25/march/1994, the distance between the areas of Ras Laffan and Ruwais (42km) was selected , this race was named The First Qatar International Desert Race. The first domestic desert race was started on 30/Dec/1994, and the distance was identified between the areas of Khashm en Nakhsa and al hamlah(25km). At that time races does not exceed two annually, Then the committee was under the department of Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club. It was separated to become a standalone committee under the Qatar Olympic Committee in the year 2004. At the present time Qatar Endurance committee organize all the endurance races in Qatar, the annual schedule for those races exceeded fifteen per year, races conduct on the track specially prepared for this sport, Qatar endurance village, sealine, south of Qatar in Mesaieed.