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II INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF TRADITIONAL GAMES AND SPORTS

by Biel Pubill Soler in Festivales


It will take place on the island of Mallorca on 27 and 28 October 2018.
Organized by the Balearic Federation of Tir de Fona (member of the European Association of Traditional Sports and Games).
To participate or receive more information contact Pep Ribas through this email: pepribasribas@hotmail.com (Tel 0034-607-800439).

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I INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP OF BOWS OF SIX

by Biel Pubill Soler in Festivales

This weekend the first International Six-Bowling Championship was organized in Reus, organized by the Coordinadora Intercomarcal de Bitlles / Birles, member of AEJeST.

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The ERASMUS+ Bridge Project at the Tocatì Festival

by Biel Pubill Soler in Festivales

BRIDGE Erasmus+ Project: Promotion of Sport and Traditional European Play: a bridge for intercultural dialogue

The AEJeST has also had an important participation in the Tocatì festival programme by presenting the BRIDGE project: Promotion of European Traditional Sport and Play: a bridge for intercultural dialogue.

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XVI EDITION OF THE TOCATI FESTIVAL, 13-16 SEPTEMBER 2018

by Biel Pubill Soler in Festivales, Meetings

In this new edition of TOCATÌ (Festival Internazionale dei Giochi in Strada) 137 activities have been programmed, including games, conferences, meetings, project exhibitions, laboratories… On this occasion the guests of honour were the games organisations of the South of France with the “quilles au maillet”, the tambourine game, the Basque rural games, petanque, etc.

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Traditional wrestling – International network collaboration

by Guy Jaouen in Festivales

Every year, several member federations of the FILC (International Federation of Celtic Wrestling) collaborate on the occasion of their tournaments of the summer season. Groups of wrestlers move to other countries and compete in local style of wrestling. In addition to the sporting side where they discover another style of wrestling, it is also a training to become future leaders of clubs or to the federation. Young people participate in local life, discover a new culture and do some tourism. These exchanges therefore offer a project that is more than just sport.

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International “palet” competition in Italy

by Biel Pubill Soler in Festivales

F.E.N.T. Valle d’Aosta, Italy and Istarski Pljočkarski Savez, Istra Croatia
Guido Theodule and Milivoj Pacenti 12th August, 2018

In Brissogne (Valle d’Aosta, Italy) the second meeting of the national teams was held in “palet”. With the participation of national teams from Italy, Croatia and Slovenia. All teams are made up of eight players. Competition in three categories: single game, pairs and trios. After interesting matches Italy won with two victories, Croatia was second with only one victory and the third place was awarded to the Slovenian team.

The event showed that there is a great desire among players of traditional games for competitions between them.

 

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General Assembly of l’AEJeST

by Biel Pubill Soler in Festivales, Meetings

The XVII General Assembly of l’AEJeST took place in Mechelen (Flanders) on July 6, 7 and 8. On this occasion Sportimonium & Vlaamse Traditionele Sporten (VlaS) were the entities that organized the meeting. The General Assembly, in which more than 30 associations of l’AEJeST have participated in person, was held on Saturday, July 7. The President’s Report was presented at the Assembly, and the actions carried out to date were highlighted and the future challenges were pointed out. The different points of the meeting were discussed below: actions of international projection carried out, economic balance, participation in European projects, AEJeST magazine, main actions of the different projects corresponding to the strategic plan of the AEJeST.

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New publication: Tradijoc. El bagul dels jocs tradicionals / The chest of tradigames

by Biel Pubill Soler in Books, Festivales, Publicaciones

The cultural association Lo Llaüt, member of the European Association of Traditional Games and Sports, has just published Tradijoc. El bagul dels jocs tradicionals / The chest of tradigames.

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2001-2016. 15 YEARS OF TRADITIONAL GAMES IN NETWORK

by Biel Pubill Soler in Books, Festivales, Meetings

You can consult in PDF the magazine JUGAJE that was published on the occasion of the General Assembly of the European Association of Traditional Games and Sports held in 2016 in Santander.

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XIV TRADIJOC brings together more than 350 schoolchildren in Batea

by Biel Pubill Soler in Festivales

On Thursday, May 24, Batea hosted the fourteenth edition of TRADIJOC (encounter of 1st ESO students of Ribera d’Ebre and Terra Alta). During the day, the students, accompanied by about fifty teachers, had the opportunity to play more than 25 traditional and popular games of the previously mentioned Catalan regions. TRADIJOC is organized by a working group formed by teachers from the participating educational centers of the region and with the collaboration and support, among others, of the cultural association Lo Llaüt, which is part of the AEJeST.

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