15 Stunning Hiking & Biking Views from Akkar & Kobayat

If you are planning a hiking trip anytime soon, North Lebanon and more specifically Akkar has some of the most beautiful hiking trails. As part of the Kobayat festivals, hiking and biking trips are organized for tourists and locals to explore Karm Chabt, one of the best naturally preserved Cedars forest reserve in Lebanon, Al Qammouaa reserve in Fnaidek, Nab3 el Chou7 in Akkar el Atika and other sites. Here are few pictures taken to…

Lebanese Judo Champion Nacif Elias Calls Disqualification Unfair

Photo Credits: Judoinside Lebanese Nacif Elias was unfortunately disqualified from his opening game against Argentina's Emmanuel Lucenti. Elias was furious following the decision which he called unfair and protested the decision and refused to shake hands with his opponent or leave the fighting area for some time. He later on apologized and accepted the result but he still thinks he got robbed. I am not a Judo expert but I asked a couple of friends…
Critiques

Did the IOC Reprimand Lebanon For Barring Israeli Athletes From Bus?

10 months ago
Few days after the Lebanese Olympic team refused to ride on a bus with Israeli athletes travelling to the Gamesโ€™ opening ceremony in Rio, the International Olympic Committee reprimanded the head of the Lebanese delegation ...
Lebanon

Updates On The Lebanese Athletes Competing At The Rio 2016 Olympics

10 months ago
Update (13/08/2016): – Elias Nacif was disqualified on his opening game. – Anthony Barbar ranked 50th in the heats and didn’t qualify. – Mona Shaito lost on her opening game. – Chirine Njeim runs tomorrow ...
Lebanon

Lebanon’s Best Team Sport is Surprisingly Rugby League

10 months ago
The Independent surveyed the world rankings of the most popular team sports and came up with a map that shows which sport each country is best at. The team sports featured were football, rugby Union, ...
Events

Ray Bassil, The World’s No1 Female Trap Shooter, is Targeting Lebanon’s First Olympic Gold

10 months ago
Photo Credits: CNN Update: Ray didn’t qualify to the semi-finals but improved on her previous performance. She’ll get that medal in 2020. Third time’s the charm ๐Ÿ™‚ Ray Bassil had a rather disappointing Olympic debut ...
Humor

#Rio2016: Lebanon’s Population is 6.2 Million According to NBC

10 months ago
The 2016 Olympic Games were formally opened in a beautiful ceremony earlier today and were broadcasted to an estimated audience of three billion. These are the first ever Olympics to be held in South America ...
Lebanon

Lebanese Competing At The Rio 2016 Olympics: Names + Full Schedule

10 months ago
There are nine Lebanese athletes competing in seven different sports at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics which kick off on Sunday. Mariana Sahakyan (Female) โ€“ Table tennis Ray Bassil (Female) โ€“ Shooting Chirine Njeim (Female) ...
Lebanon

Lebanese Charbel (Bilou) Diab Just Won The MMA World Championship (Super Heavyweights)

11 months ago
Lebanese MMA fighter Charbel Diab shocked the IMMAF Super-Heavyweight division last week when he clinched the Gold Medal in the 265lb+ bracket. Diab is the only Lebanese that got a medal out of the 2016 ...
Lebanon

Lebanese U18 National Basketball Team Defeats Algeria, Advances To The Arab Championship Final Game

11 months ago
Photo Credits: Sports-961 There’s still hope for Lebanese basketball. Our U18 National team defeated Algeria in the semi-finals and will play Egypt in the final game. This is the fourth consecutive win for the Lebanese ...
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