Organisers have revealed plans for triathlon, beach soccer, 3x3 basketball, mountain biking and sport climbing to take place at this year's second edition of the NEOM Beach Games. NEOM forms part of the Saudi Vision 2030 to transform the country's economy and reduce its reliance on oil, and hopes to emerge as a sports destination. The planned resort of TROJENA has already been awarded the 2029 Asian Winter Games.
The grand finale to the Super League Triathlon season is set to be the first event on October 21, followed by a beach soccer tournament from October 25 to 28.
A men's International Basketball Federation 3x3 Challenger tournament, the last of the year, is scheduled for November 2 to 4, followed by the Titan Desert Saudi Arabia from November 14 to 17.
An International Federation of Sport Climbing Masters event from November 22 to 24 is set to conclude this year's schedule for the Beach Games.
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