Pelivansko borenje (Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Kosovo)

Name of sport (game)

Pelivansko borenje

Name in native language

Pelivansko borenje

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Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Kosovo

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Pelivansko borenje is played on grass, with music, outdoor, during the summer festivals, weddings and local feasts.
Wrestlers wear only a heavy leather trouser called kispet,where they can grip. No weight categories (only age). Attacks can be done on all the body. Oil makes difficult the attacks. The goal is to oblige the opponent to touch the ground with his back.

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