KARACHI: Pakistan Olympic Affiliation (POA) is about to have a good time Olympic Day on Thursday (at the moment).
“The POA is celebrating Olympic Day 2022 in collaboration with DHA Lahore by organising a stroll from DHA head workplace to sports activities advanced. An exhibition match of hockey between Olympians and children may also be held,” the POA mentioned in a press launch on Wednesday.
It mentioned that nationwide medallists of assorted sports activities in addition to civil society and kids of all ages are additionally requested to take part. “The message of Thomas Bach, the IOC President, can be introduced adopted by “Digital Olympic Quiz”,” the POA mentioned.
It mentioned that the Olympic Day is well known worldwide on June 23 of every yr to commemorate the start of the Fashionable Olympics Video games that have been held in Paris again in June, 1894.
“This present day is among the key occasions of our annual calendar the place we have interaction with companions for promotion of Olympism in our group.
1000’s of individuals of all ages take part in sporting and cultural actions, resembling enjoyable runs, exhibitions, music, tree plantation, seaside cleansing and academic seminars. Pakistan Olympic Affiliation (POA) additionally repeatedly celebrates the Olympic Day yearly,” the POA mentioned.
Chaudhry Muhammad Yaqoob, vice-president POA, will grace the event as chief visitor.