The 6th Ethnosport Forum took place in Antalya on February 16-18, 2024

The 6th Ethnosport Forum, originally planned for 2023 then postponed due to the February 6th earthquake in Kahramanmaraş, took place finally in Antalya between February 16th and 18th, 2024. The Forum Focused on the importance of traditional sports and exploring strategies for their short, medium, and long-term objectives.

The Ethnosport Forum acts as a platform for cooperation, consultation, and collective reasoning aimed at achieving the short, medium, and long term goals of traditional sports and games. By identifying the problems of traditional sports in light of personal and corporate experiences, the purpose of the Ethnosport Forum is to ensure the exchange of ideas among different geographies and stimulate suggestions for solutions. During the sessions, the best approaches for preserving and reviving ethnosport were the discussions’ leitmotif in the framework of subjects as education, local governments, globalization, and intercultural relations.