NEOM will once again be the stage of one of the most exciting beach soccer competitions of the season: the NEOM Beach Soccer Cup. Between the 25th and 28th of October, the best beach soccer action will unfold in the sands of Saudi Arabia, as part of the NEOM Beach Games. Like last year, this edition of the NEOM Beach Soccer Cup will include both a men’s a women’s tournament.
In the women’s competition, four teams will compete against each other over three matchdays to define who are the two countries that will play for the gold medal in the final, while in the men’s tournament, eight sides will be divided into two groups of four teams each, with the leader of each group earning a place in the final, and the two second-placed teams playing for the bronze medal.
The Games will commence with the Grand Finale of short course Super League Triathlon NEOM on October 21, closely followed by a NEOM Beach Soccer Cup competition. Following that, will be a three-day international NEOM FIBA 3×3 Challenger basketball competition.
The renowned NEOM Titan Desert Saudi Arabia desert mountain bike race will return to the region for the second time on November 14, featuring 230 male and female riders for a four-stage event, covering 80-120 kilometers per stage. The Games will culminate with the introduction of an international sport climbing event, NEOM IFSC Masters, featuring world champions and Olympians from November 22-24.
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