From 5 to 17 August, the Pan Armenian Games 2019 will be held in Artsakh and Armenia. The games official opening ceremony will be held at the main stadium in Stepanakert. This year the Pan-Armenian Games celebrate the 20th anniversary of its foundation. Pan Armenian Games are held in Artsakh for the first time. Record high number of participants expected in this year.
Sports competitions include 17 disciplines, of which 14 are Olympic: football, mini football, basketball, volleyball, athletics, tennis, table tennis, chess, badminton, swimming, beach volleyball, dancing, golf, handball, arm wrestling, cycling and shooting. 7 of the 17 disciplines will be held in Artsakh.