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First Stars, this is your time to inspire Hosting any major sporting event wouldn't be the same without the tremendous contribution of its volunteers. The passion, inspiration and friendship they bring to their roles is truly spectacular and it’s what makes the difference between a good Games and a great Games. Volunteers provide support to a wide range of operational areas whilst also creating an electric atmosphere for both athletes and spectators at Games time. Our volunteers for Ashgabat 2017 are called First Stars. We need up to 10,000 of the best First Stars who are pa...More
In 2010 Ashgabat won the right to host the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. The Games will take place 17–27 September 2017. In preparation to host the first international multi-sport event to take place in Turkmenistan, the Ashgabat 2017 Executive Committee will hold a Games Academy for existing employees and new recruits. What is the Games Academy? The Ashgabat 2017 Games Academy is an innovative recruitment and development programme for Turkmen nationals. The Games Academy Learning Programme will develop the skills and Games knowledge of the Executive Committ...More
In September 2017 Ashgabat will host the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games; attracting 6,000 athletes from the 62 National Olympic Committees of Asia and Oceania to participate across 21 sports. This is a historic moment for the country, as Ashgabat 2017 will be the first major multi-sport event to be hosted in Turkmenistan. The vision after these games will be for the city of Ashgabat and the wider country to host future major sporting events at an international level. As an organisation, Ashgabat 2017 are interested in working with a select number of commercial partners...More