Meeting with Minister of Youth and Sport of Turkey and the 5th ISG Organizing Committee “Konya 2021”
On 18 October 2019 in Ankara, Turkey, the ISSF Supervision and Coordination Commission (SCC) headed by Gen. Ahmed FOULY, ISSF Vice-President and SCC Chairman, in the presence of Mr. Mohammed S. AL-GARNAS, ISSF Secretary General, Mr. Abdulaziz Bin Saad AL-DALLAK, ISSF Treasurer, and Mrs. Konul NURULLAYEVA, ISSF Board Member, held a coordination meeting with H.E. Mr. Mehmet Muharrem KASAPOGLU Minister of Youth and Sport of Turkey and the Organizing Committee for the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games (ISG).
During the meeting, they discussed some main points about organizing the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games “Konya 2021” which is scheduled to be held during the period from 20-29 August 2021.
The ISG final list of sports will contain 21 sport disciplines, namely Football – Basketball – Taekwondo – Swimming and Diving – Fencing – Table Tennis -Athletics – Weightlifting -Archery – Gymnastics (Aerobic, Artistic) – Judo – Handball -Volleyball – Karate – Wrestling – Shooting – Cycling (Track, Road) – Tennis – Bocce – Kickboxing – Field Hockey.
Show Sports: Traditional Archery – Aba wrestling
Paralympic Sport Disciplines: Para Judo – Para Athletics – Para Weightlifting – Para Swimming.
It was also agreed that the date of signing the Host Country Agreement and Official Invitation will be during the period from 19-20 December 2019.