Posted by: maboulette | November 12, 2011

INDIGENOUS NATIONS GAMES

Some 1300 Brazilian Indians from 35 ethnic groups compete in different sporting events at the Indigenous Nations Games in Brazil.  

A native Brazilian competes during the Indigenous Nations’ Games in Porto Nacional in the Amazonian state of Tocantins. Some 1300 Brazilian Indians from 35 ethnic groups will compete through November 12 in different sporting events at the games.

A native Brazilian aims his arrow during the bow-and-arrow competition at the Indigenous Nations’ Games in Porto Nacional in the Amazonian state of Tocantins November 8, 2011

Native Brazilians observe the competitions at the Indigenous Nations Games in Porto Nacional, in the Amazonian state of Tocantins, November 9, 2011.

Native Brazilians from the Kraho tribe compete in a relay race carrying tree trunks during the Indigenous Nations Games in Porto Nacional.

Brazilian Indian women compete during a tug-of-war competition at the Indigenous Nations’ Games in Porto Nacional in the Amazonian state of Tocantins November 8, 2011.


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  1. Had never even heard of this event. Very nice!


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