Sport in Morocco

Morocco or the Kingdom of Morocco has their own way of showing their love of sports. They excel in different kinds of sports and they proved it when Hicham El Guerrouj took two gold medals in 2004 Summer Olympics in athletics.

The most popular sport in Morocco that you can see everywhere in the country and most of the population, even the young ones, are playing is football. Due to the popularity of the sport in the country, they made an annual Football Competition which they called Botola Pro. There are sixteen teams that compete to get the crown - and the champion and runner-up in the competition get to participate in the African Champions League.

Sports in Morocco are not only for the local population but for tourists as well. Camel and horse riding, as well as hiking and golf as quite popular and gaining grounds in the Moroccan modern culture. Skiing is also available so they can show how beautiful the mountains in Morocco are. Water sports like swimming is also available mainly because they have a lot of superb resorts and beaches that the people in Morocco and the tourist enjoy.

Below are details of sports, sporting events and sports people related to Morocco. Is there something missing? If you know of something that should be listed here, please make a comment below.

Popular sports of Morocco

Morocco Sporting Success

Athletes from Morocco

Morocco Sports trivia

Morocco at major events

Past sporting events hosted in Morocco

Upcoming sporting events in Morocco

Annual sporting events held in Morocco

Sporting Facilities in Morocco

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