Nasser Al-Attiyah & Mathieu Baumel for Prodrive Hunter perform during Testing for Dakar 2024 in Dubai, UAE on November 8, 2023.
Nasser Al-Attiyah for Prodrive Hunter for Dakar 2024 in Dubai, UAE on November 8, 2023.

Nasser
Al-Attiyah

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Rally Raid

Nasser Al-Attiyah is the sporting hero of his native Qatar – he's won the Dakar Rally on five occasions while also excelling in skeet shooting.

Date of birth

21 December 1970

Place of birth

Doha, Qatar

Age

53

Nationality

Qatar

Qatar

Career start

1999

Disciplines

Rally / Rally Raid

Nasser Al-Attiyah is an extremely ambitious rally driver and skeet shooter who’s always motivated to stay on top of his game. A five-time winner of the Dakar Rally and a bronze medallist in shooting, he’s now considered an icon of Qatari sports.

Nasser’s rise to glory at the Dakar Rally has been astonishing. He finished second in 2010 – just 2m 12s behind Carlos Sainz, which is still the narrowest margin in the history of the race.