Rabat, May 2, 2009 – To give tourism a stronger voice and higher status within the Kingdom of Morocco, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay Rachid treated to world class petanque’s sport in Rabat with the 3rd World Championship, which run from May 2nd to 3rd, 2009.

Crown Prince Moulay Rachid hopes that Morocco will make the most of this unique opportunity and show the world the Kingdom as a world-class all season tourism destinations.

Expressing the support for athletes, Crown Prince Moulay Rachid stresses that the main focus of the tournament should be on sporting competition and on athletes meeting competitors from all over the world.

The Stade Marocain Club, the organizer of the tournament with the Royal Honorary Presidency of His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay Rachid, is keen to attract and acts as a bridge between tourism operators, while assisting to examine links to develop top-class tourism.