Revisiting the European Sports Festival ‘ESF 2014’ held in Loughborough University UK |Looking forward for more sport events on European and International level

A truly European Sports Festival! The inaugural European Sports Festival took place  with a record number of sports participants making their way to Loughborough for a fun filled and action packed Easter weekend. We were delighted to see that over 215 members of non-UK Jamats joined us, almost twice the number that attended NSF 2012….

Ismaili athletes look towards the 2016 Jubilee Games in Dubai — The Ismaili org

Ismaili athletes around the world are preparing to compete in the 2016 Jubilee Games in Dubai. Jamats in Canada and Tajikistan recently held National Sports Tournaments that serve as qualifiers for the international games. Women’s volleyball at the Tajik National Sports Tournament. Karam-Ali Talakshi Athletes take part in the opening ceremonies of Tajikistan’s National Sports…

Dispatches from the 2015 Canadian Ismaili Games — TheIsmaili.org

The 2015 Canadian Ismaili Games are being held in Calgary, Alberta between 31 July – 3 August. Thousands of athletes, spectators and volunteers will converge on the city to compete, cheer and offer their service during the August long weekend.  President Lalani-Khudabux glows aside the Games’ torch Akbar Dewji (Courtesy: Ismaili Council for Canada)  …

Afghan Premier League: Football Trip – Third Part / سفر فوتبالی – قسمت سوم

Afghan Premier League Published on 23 Jul 2015 سفر فوتبالی (تیم ملی فوتبال افغانستان در مسیر جام جهانی ) Afghanistan National Football Team on the road of World Cup تیم ملی فوتبال افغانستان که برای اولین بار در مرحله ی گروهی مقدماتی جام جهانی قرار گرفته است برای آمادگی هر چه بیشتر اردوگاههای آمادگی را…

Roshan Signs a Three Year Extension as Title Sponsor of Roshan Afghan Premier League (RAPL) — Khaama com

Afghanistan’s leading total communications provider, Roshan, signed a three year extension as Title Sponsor of Roshan Afghan Premier League (RAPL), Afghanistan’s Largest Sporting Event. The announcement was made during a press conference on Tuesday by the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF), Afghanistan’s leading total communications provider, and MOBY GROUP, Afghanistan’s largest media conglomerate. (…) The AFF…

Unity Games 2015 in Mwanza, Tanzania|Ismailis from Eastern and Southern Africa gathered in Mwanza — By the Ismaili org along with many photos

The Ismaili.org 4 April 2015 Ismailis from Eastern and Southern Africa gathered in Mwanza, Tanzania for the 2015 Unity Games, taking place between 3–6 April.   The Unity Games flame is lit by Ismaili Council President Jehanghir Bhaloo, marking the opening of the 2015 edition in Mwanza. Alkarim Pirmohamed Members of the Ismaili Volunteer Corps…

The Ismaili org: Jubilee Games to be held in Dubai in 2016

21 March 2015 — Next year, Ismaili Muslims from around the world will gather to renew a tradition of excellence in international sport. National Ismaili Councils worldwide announced on Navroz day that the second cycle of the Jubilee Games will be held in July 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Games seek to encourage…

All-female ski competition held in Bamyan — Afghan Zariza com

On Sunday, an all-female ski competition was held in the central Bamyan province, which saw the participation of eight young skiers from across the country. The skiers competed in a two-kilometer race on the snow-capped, picturesque slopes of Bamyan, which has emerged as a hot destination for ski competitions in Afghanistan. Masooma Hassani won the…

Who is the fastest man in Karachi? — Dawn com Pakistan

  The line up of final 100m sprint. — Courtesy Photo Dawn.com | January 20, 2015 Racing through 100 meters in 11.12 seconds — that’s what it took Mohammad Shahzaib Khan from EASA Technical Academy to win the “Fastest man in Karachi” title at the all Karachi Athletics championship organised by Sindh Track and Field…

Ismaili athletes in Pakistan share experience and training with the next generation — The Ismaili org

Climbers celebrate at 3,000 feet. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Runners learn the importance of varying their training between speed and interval workouts. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Climbing the white glacier. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Myra Nur Lakdawala, Pakistan’s national record holder in the ladies 3,000-metre long distance run, together with programme participants. Ismaili Council for…

Photos from ESF 2014 (European Sport Festival) held at Loughborough University, United Kingdom from 18 to 20 April, 2014

  Volunteer Amin Mawji on duty as shuttle driver (Amin Mawji, President, Ismaili council for UK) — photo SJ PB Blog (copyright) Photos SJPB (paderbornersj)   Photos from ESF Homepage   More on http://www.esf2014.org/ ***** Posts from our archives: ESF (European Sports Festival 2014) Loughborough, UK: Saturday Night Entertainment announced! UK: ESF (European Sports Festival…