This week: 29th South East Asia Games with Figure Skating
19 August 2017
- The 29th SEA Games Kuala Lumpur 2017 officially has started on Saturday 19 August in a glittering and spectacular opening ceremony which benefits the prestigious status of the Games as the biggest sporting event in South East Asia. More than 84.000 fans were attending the Opening ceremony in the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil and will have millions of viewers across Southeast Asian nations. Athletes from 11 competing nations are present; involving Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor Leste and Malaysia. Figure Skating is also a part of the official program. Around 20 skaters from 6 countries will compete in this event. The figure skating competition will take place on 26 and 27 September and consists of 2 medal events. The South East Asia Games will conclude on Saturday 30 August 2017.