Kazakh TV will live broadcast the opening ceremony of the III World Nomad Games

Today, September 2, marks the start of the largest cultural and sports project in the world of ethnic sports – III World Nomad Games in the city of Cholpan-Ata (Kyrgyzstan).

2000 athletes from 80 countries will compete in 37 different ethnic sports. The Kazakhstan national team is the largest: the country will be represented by about 200 athletes in 32 kinds of ethic sports.

Nomad Games is a unique analogue of the Olympics. The first games were held in 2014 on the shore of Issyk-Kul. Back then the representatives came from only 19 countries.

In 2016, World Nomad Games gathered about 1.2 thousand athletes, from over 60 countries.

Today, at 20:00 (Astana time), Kazakh TV channel will live broadcast the opening ceremony of the III World Nomad Games