Qatar is pushing to host the 2032 Olympics.
In a letter to the International Olympic Team, the gas-rich Persian Gulf nation expressed interest in bringing the Summer Games to the Middle East for the first time ever.
Keep in mind, temperatures in the region can reach 122 degrees Fahrenheit.
Qatar is currently preparing to host the region’s first World Cup in 2022.
The bid for the Olympics comes as Qatar faces corruption allegations for how it won the right to host the World Cup.
U.S. prosecutors recently revealed new details of alleged bribes paid to FIFA executive committee members to get their votes.
The next Summer Olympics are the Tokyo Games in 2021. Those were scheduled to be held this summer, but were pushed back because of the coronavirus pandemic.