Established by the Emiri decree in 2008, Aspire Zone Foundation is the pioneer sports city in the Middle East and the home to some of the world’s finest sporting facilities and services. Under its umbrella are three member organisations: Aspire Academy, Aspetar, and Aspire Logistics, creating a perfect combination of sports education and training, sports medicine, events and leisure activities. Together, these make AZF the preferred training destination for elite international teams and athletes.
With a vision to be the reference in sports excellence world-wide by 2020, AZF aims to enhance sports performance, promote an active healthy lifestyle and grow Qatar’s sport industry, for the ultimate realisation of the Qatar National Vision 2030.
ONE Championship is the largest global sports media property in Asian history. Headquartered in Singapore, ONE Championship is the home of martial arts and is the world’s largest martial arts organization, hosting bouts across all styles of martial arts such as Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Karate, Kung Fu, Silat, Sanda, Lethwei, Mixed Martial Arts, Tae Kwon Do, Submission Grappling, and more.
The world’s most exciting martial arts organization hosts the largest sports entertainment events across Asia, featuring some of the world’s best martial artists and world champions, all signed to exclusive contracts, on the largest media broadcast in Asia. In addition to its digital platforms, ONE Championship broadcasts to over 1.7-billion potential viewers across 136 countries around the world with some of the largest global broadcasters, including Fox Sports, ABS-CBN, Astro, ClaroSports, Bandsports, Startimes, Premier Sports, Thairath TV, Skynet, Mediacorp, OSN, and more.
The Sport Accelerator is a pioneer sport business hub that brings together elite sport businesses under one roof.
It is a dedicated sector within Aspire Zone established to leverage Qatar’s status as a global sports business hub by creating new business opportunities for the private sector, attracting foreign investment and developing Qatari entrepreneurs. Through these activities, the Sport Accelerator will increase the share of the sports sector in Qatar’s economy, in support of Qatar National Vision 2030.