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The "May Earl 2015" historic festival took place in Riga. It was attended by the Latvian Association of Ethnosport, presenting a tournament in nūjas vilkšanā – stick pulling.
A cooperation agreement on the development of ethnosport and the strongmen show has been signed today between Ethnosport World Society (EWS) and the World Strongmen Federation (WSF) in Tashkent.
As part of the city celebration of the summer season opening by Moskomsport, the "Russian Games" Moscow Ethnosport Festival took place at the Luzhniki Stadium on May 1st.
On the eve of our Yuriev Day, “Ethnosport" journal writes about the Drakoktonia (Δρακοκτονίας – Kill the Dragon), which took place in Greece on St. George's Day. The journal also informs about this custom as it is celebrate in Emmanouel Pappas village, a suburb of Sérres, a city in Central Macedonia, Greece.
At the end of last week, the first seminar of the Traditional Games and Ethnosport Federation of Russia under the name ‘Traditional games and holidays’ was held in the Russian State House of Folk Art Federation.
The famous folklorist and teacher, Vladimir Grigoriev died last week, “Ethnosport” has learned today. Grigoriev was born on November 7th, 1936, and died after a long illness on April 14th, 2015. He was buried in the same place where he was born—in the town of Ruza, Moscow region.
Traditional Games and Festivals Seminar
State Russian House of Folk Art, Moscow
Traditional Games on the Red Hill Holiday
Izmailovo park, Moscow
Shermitsiy Cossack Traditional Games
Starocherkesskaya, Rostov region
Traditional Games and Ethnosport Federation of Russia held a Russian traditional games on the Red Hill at Moscow Izmailovo Park.
Teaser of the film on traditional games "Atmanov's cams - 2014". Cameramen Sergey Koshuba, Gennady Metelev; director Gennady Metelev.
Teaser of the film "Ryukhi in Ostashkov" about traditional games Tver region. Satori Film and Russkiye morozy production, director and camera Gennedy Metelev.