14th August 2021 has been declared as the "International day of Traditional Sports and Games"
International Traditional Sports Day, A Day Worth Celebrating: Shammi Rana
By: Traditional Sports and Games(ICTSG)
ICTSG and the Member States through their respective ministries after having Consultation Meetings agreed to enhance the diffusion of TSG knowledge and declared 14th August as "INTERNATIONAL TRADITIONAL SPORTS DAY". In this regard, events will be held in every country under the umbrella of the Council to highlight and promote their local traditional sports and games and historical culture which will be portrayed globally through the platform of ICTSG virtually due to Covid19 restrictions. ICTSG has also extended Invitations to Ministers and Ambassadors of the Member States for the World Ministerial Conference on the eve of the International Traditional Sports Day will be held on 14 August 2021.
The International Traditional Sports Day 2021 is worth celebrating to increase positive attitudes much needed in the world. Some of these attitudes are cultural tolerance, inclusion, and peace said, Shammi Rana Secretary-General of the International Council of Traditional Sports and Games.