Ethnosport news and events
In October 2016 Ethnosport and the concept behind it became subject of an academic seminar in Germa-ny for the first time. The two cultural anthropologists Malte Wulfinghoff and Robin Schneegaß designed and conducted the practice-related seminar “Ethnosport” for the winter term 2016/17 at the department of social and cultural anthropology of the Eberhard Karls-University in Tübingen.
WikiLeaks published information on the UNESCO convention on traditional games blocked by the USA. As a result, the importance of preserving traditional games was only mentioned in the minutes of the 33rd General Conference of UNESCO in 2005.
Alexey Kylasov, President of the Ethnosport World Society (EWS), made a statement to "Ethnosport": against the backdrop of the Russian-Turkish conflict, the cooperation of Innokenty Grigoriev, Deputy of the State Assembly of the Sakha Republic (Il Tumen), with an accomplice of terrorists, Bilal Erdogan, the son of Turkey’s President, looks like high treason.
Drafting Group on preparation of the Verona Declaration, which was accepted at the Tocati festival on September 20th, 2015, finished its work by publication of identical texts in 5 languages - English, Spanish, Italian, Korean, Portuguese and Russian.
The Latvian Ethnosport Association is starting its work towards preservation of the Livonian game heritage.
Competitions in traditional wrestling were held at the III Moscow Spartakiad of the national public associations and communities of Moscow.
IX Фестиваль традиционной борьбы народов России
Дворец борьбы имени Ивана Ярыгина: Москва, ул. Авиамоторная, д.40
Открытые окружные соревнования по этноспорту "Охотничий биатлон"
ХМАО, Березовский район
Teaser of the film "Ryukhi in Ostashkov" about traditional games Tver region. Satori Film and Russkiye morozy production, director and camera Gennedy Metelev.
Федерация традиционных игр и этноспорта России провела 2 марта 2014 года на ВВЦ русские традиционные игры на Масленицу, где прошли соревнования плясунов. Представляем вниманию состязания трёх лучших.
TVC report from the VIII Traditional Wrestling Festival of the peoples of Russia, which took place at the Yarygin Wrestling Palace. Intervew of multiple winner of Russian traditional wrestling za-vorotok Maxim Neganov.