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About the Games
The World Nomad Games are international sports competitions in ethnic sports. The competition is based on folk games of historically nomadic peoples. WNG are aimed at the development of ethno-sports and ethno-cultural movement as a heritage of human civilization.
The World Nomad Games are included in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List.
Date of the event
KINDS OF SPORTS
The Games are based on three sections: sports, culture, and science.
The program of the 5th WNG includes events in all three directions.
International organizations (associations, federations, unions, clubs) that cultivate national, ethnic sports, primarily equestrian sports, martial arts, intellectual games, etc. are invited to the Nomad Games in Astana.
Delegations of participating countries will be formed from athletes, as well as representatives of culture and science.
Competitions in 20 competitive and 10 demonstration sports will be held at the best sports grounds of Astana. They include horse races, national types of wrestling, traditional intellectual games, competitions in martial arts, traditional archery, national types of hunting with birds, horse racing, folk games, as well as exhibition performances in ethnic sports.
110 sets of medals will be awarded at the Games.
The opening of Ethnoaul will take place the day before the opening ceremony of the Games. Ethno-Aul will be located on the territory adjacent to the Kazanat race course on an area of about 10 hectares.
On this day, a bright theatrical performance called "Astana is the capital of nomads" will take place. The event will be attended by foreign guests, heads of international sports organizations who have arrived at the WNG.
As part of the 5th World Nomad Game, an international scientific and practical conference entitled "Nomads: History, Knowledge, lessons" will be held.
The conference will be held from September 11 to 13, 2024.
As part of scientific activities, participants in a scientific-practical conference can submit abstracts and/or posters.
KAZANAT HIPPODROME (Argymak equestrian sports and recreation complex, Ethnoaul)
Astana, Nura district, Karkaraly highwayMore
WRESTLING PALACE NAMED AFTER ZHAKSYLYK USHKEMPIROV
43 Kabanbay Batyr Avenue, Yesil district, AstanaMore
ALAU ICE PALACE
47 Kabanbay Batyr Ave., Yesil district, AstanaMore
2A Korgaldzhinskoye Highway, Yesil district, AstanaMore
National museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Scientific Program of the Games
Tauelsizdik Avenue, 54
Athletics sport complex « QAZAQSTAN»
Turan avenue, 59
Together we can create a real celebration of culture and sports that will leave an unforgettable impression on all participants and guests!