Omani sailors celebrate gold medal success at Special Olympics World Games

March 24th, 2019|News|

  Muscat, March 24th 2019: An Oman Special Olympics sailing team is celebrating gold medal success at the Middle East’s first ever World Games event in Abu Dhabi. Mohamed Ahmed Al Wahaibi won his class in the Laser Radial event at the high-profile international games which attracted 7,500 athletes from no fewer than 190 countries.

Oman Sail’s Zimam programme to instil employability skills within members of the Omani Academy for Special Skills

February 24th, 2019|News|

Muscat, February 21st 2019: Oman Sail’s corporate personal development programme, Zimam, is organising a three-day physical outdoor activities and practical experiential learning exercises for students from the newly-launched “Omani Academy for Special Skills” in an effort to develop employability abilities and provide on-the-job training for people with learning disabilities. The academy will be run by

Oman youth sailors achieve best ever results racing at championships in Asia and Africa

December 3rd, 2018|Home Slider, News|

Mohammed Al Qassmi Muscat, December 3rd 2018: Young Omani sailors have shown their emerging skills and abilities racing against world-class competition at two international championship regattas, producing their best ever results at each event. In an intensive period of back-to-back events a four-strong Oman Sail youth team raced at the 2018 Optimist Asian

Omani sailors dominate in UAE National Day Regatta

November 21st, 2018|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, November 18th 2018: Young Omani sailors have again demonstrated their emerging racing skills with wins in three of the four classes they competed in at a regional event in Abu Dhabi. A total of 17 sailors from the Oman Sail Youth Team took part in the National Day Sailing Regatta and came away with

Young Oman Sail racers earn a clean sweep of class victories

October 24th, 2018|Home Slider, News, Omani Pride, Youth Programme|

Omani sailors are celebrating a clean sweep of class of victories at the competitive UAE Regatta Championship held in Abu Dhabi. Young racers from both the youth and national teams produced a series of impressive results to top the leaderboard in each of the four classes they competed in. Oman Sail’s Optimist youth team sailors

Duqm Refinery and Oman Sail Join Hands to Conduct Employability Skills Development Courses for Omani Youth

October 23rd, 2018|Home Slider, News|

Duqm Refinery and Oman Sail have signed a pioneering agreement to improve the employability prospects of 100 students and young Omani graduates, by connecting them with Oman’s maritime heritage. A signing ceremony was held at Oman Sail’s headquarters, in presence of H.E. Maitha bint Saif Al Mahrouqi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Tourism and Chairwoman

Team Oman Air celebrate Extreme Sailing Series success in San Diego

October 22nd, 2018|Extreme Sailing Series, Home Slider, News, Oman Air, Omani Pride|

There were huge smiles all round as Team Oman Air took their first event win of the 2018 Extreme Sailing Series with a dramatic single point victory in San Diego. The crew of the GC32 foiling catamaran had to scrap for every point in largely light wind conditions, and the overall result was in the

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