Division of Sport, Arts, Tradition and Recreation has confirmed Ekurhuleni has chosen a workforce to take part within the annual provincial indigenous video games on August 28.
Contributors throughout the Ekurhuleni area got here collectively and competed in kgati (skipping), dibeke, morabaraba, ncuva, morula, josei, intonga (stick preventing), diketo and khokho.
Nomazwe Ntlokwana of the division stated a workforce of 114 individuals had been then chosen to characterize Staff West Rand within the upcoming provincial video games.
“Staff Ekurhuleni will probably be competing in opposition to West Rand, Tshwane, Sedibeng and Joburg within the provincial indigenous video games. Staff Gauteng will probably be chosen for the upcoming nationwide indigenous video games. Staff Joburg remains to be within the technique of finalising its regional workforce,” she stated.
In an announcement, Ntlokwana stated indigenous video games have an origin, which is the story behind the invention of the exercise or sport.
“Indigenous video games are aimed toward encouraging individuals to take delight and embrace these (heritage) actions. These actions was a catalyst in sustaining and unifying communities over time,” stated Ntlokwana.
As these video games happen throughout a interval the place the nation is confronted with a pandemic, she stated rules are adhered to to make sure the protection of all individuals.