Sunday, 13 August 2017

SEA Games 2017 Flag Raising Ceremony

29th edition of SEA Games 2017 is around as well as the excitement too. The officials of SEA Games 2017 organising committee has announced the dates of a flag raising ceremony which is planned to be conducted few days before the official opening ceremony. As per the report, the official date for the flag raising ceremony will be conveyed to all 11 participating nations. The flag raising ceremony will be held at the main stadium complex on August 16, 2017.

SEA Games 2017 Flag Raising Ceremony

Malaysian SEA Games Organising Committee (MASGOC) has asked the countries to send about 35 athletes from their group for the flag raising ceremony. As of now, MASGOC is busy with preparation of official charts, delegate registration and opening ceremony preparations. A rehearsal of the flag raising ceremony will be conducted on Aug 15.

flag raising ceremony sea games 2017

The main complex will be the centre of attraction as it will be hosting several sporting events such as Aquatics, Track and Field events. The stadium complex will also witness the final of SEA Games 2017 football. The sporting event is all set to kick off on August 19, 2017. The 12-day long event will have about 5000 athletes from 11 participating nations. 

As per the reports available, there will be no live telecast of the flag raising ceremony. The live telecast of the games will kick start with the football match ( Malaysia vs Laos ) which is also on August 15. 


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