Kathmandu – In order to spread the skating sports across the country by encouraging the youth, the first international level 'Skating Festival' is to be held in Palpa of Province No. 5 from 19 June.
Players of skating from the Maldives, India and other countries would also attend the three-day-long festival and the skating would be held on 21 June.
Chairman of organizing committee Jagrit Pahadi said that the winning teams both under the men and women's categories would be provided with cash prize. Likewise, 'Players to Watch' would also be prized in the tournament.
The national-level staking festival event was organized in the capital city last year. ---