The third PACES international competitions will start by November 1: ISPR
The Third International Competition for Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency (PACES) was held in Lahore under the arrangements of the Pakistani Army from November 1-7.
RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – October 30, 2021): The Third International Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency Competition (PACES) was held in Lahore under arrangements of the Pakistani Army from November 1-7 .
Contingents from six countries comprising 107 military personnel including Iraq, Jordan, Palestine, Sri Lanka, Uzbekistan and the United Arab Emirates would participate in the mega event while Myanmar, Indonesia and Egypt would participate in as observers, said an Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release.
Nine Pakistani army teams comprising 121 players would also participate in the international competition.
Four international teams have already arrived in Lahore, including Jordan, Palestine, Sri Lanka and the United Arab Emirates, while the two remaining teams from Uzbekistan and Iraq are expected to reach October 31, 2021, he said. added.
“The opening ceremony will take place on November 1, 2021 at Fortress Stadium and the closing ceremony will be held at Ayub Stadium on November 7, 2021,” ISPR said.
Previously, the 1st and 2nd international PACES competitions had been organized in 2016 and 2018 in Lahore.
The event will present Pakistan as a peaceful and sport loving nation and project the true face of the country.