Al Faris International Horseback Archery Competition is introduced in Jordan and the region for the first time. It is held under the Patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein with participants from various countries around the world including participants from the Hosting Country (Jordan).
Sponsored by the Public Security Directorate, the competition revolves around a variety of archery styles, such as: the Korean, Hungarian, Turkish, and Jordanian, in addition to a selection of shows, such as; Saber Fighting, Mogu Show, Vaulting, and other Archery Martial Arts Performances.
Al Faris Horseback Archery Competition is now an annual Championship that is being held every summer in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. It also introduces new styles and techniques each year.