1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

From 20 October to 1 November in Brazil takes a historical event - 1st World Sports Games of indigenous peoples. It is not only competition in the sport, it is a festival colorful cultures and holiday traditions of indigenous art world.

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

The idea of ​​such games have long been discussed at the international level among indigenous peoples and the UN system. (Photo: Eraldo Peres)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

Opening Ceremony. (Photo by Buda Mendes)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

Bororo - Indian people in Bolivia (2 thousand. Pers.) And Brazil (1 thousand people.). By the way, the opening of the Games coincided with the full moon. (Photo by Buda Mendes)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

New Zealander at the opening ceremony of the Games. (Photo Ueslei Marcelino | Reuters)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous people of Brazil with a bow, and fire arrows at the opening ceremony of the Games on 23 October 2015. (Photo: Eraldo Peres)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

Begun sporting events. (Photo by Buda Mendes)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

Competitions in archery, 28 October 2015. (Photo Ueslei Marcelino | Reuter)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

If you are playing in the World Cup soccer kicks, here - heads. (Photo: Eraldo Peres)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

Brazilian Bororo came to the event in all its glory. (Photo: Eraldo Peres)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

World Games of indigenous peoples, Palmas, Brazil, 2015. Tug of War. (Photo: Eraldo Peres)

1st World Games of Indigenous Peoples

 Preparation for the beauty contest. (Photo: Eraldo Peres)