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A video montage documenting the struggles that athletes faced during the Games, and their valiance in overcoming them.
The inaugural Golden Jubilee Games came to a close on 29 June 2008, following seven days of international brotherhood, intense athleticism, and a celebration of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Jubilee through sport. The Closing Ceremony was attended by Prince Hussain and Princess Khaliya.
A compilation of clips taken from various sports played at the Golden Jubilee Games.
Ismaili teams from countries around the world join together in celebrating the Games through the Swahili song Jambo!
On the eve of the Opening Ceremony of the Golden Jubilee Games, an International Bazaar and Carnivale Ya Kenya was held, showcasing the history and cultural traditions of Jamats and the countries in which they live.
Twelve hundred energised athletes paraded onto the grounds of the Aga Khan Sports Centre as 4 000 spectators watched in eager anticipation. A new moment in Ismaili history was created — Jamat from around the world witnessed the Opening Ceremony of the Golden Jubilee Games.