As it was informed at the session of the Government of Turkmenistan on August 25, number of ceremonial events will be held on September 7, 10 days prior the start of V Asian Games.
The torch of the Games will be lit up at Galkynysh deposit and delivered to Ashgabat at the opening ceremony of the Asian Games.
The meeting with the sportsmen participating in V Asian Games to encourage and wish them success in the coming responsible competitions.
At the same day, the award of the certificates for the image of the horse decorating the main arena of the Olympic village and the Centre of Aquatic Sports of the Olympic Village by the Guinness World Records Book representatives will be held.
It was also informed at the session that general rehearsal of the opening ceremony of Ashgabat 22017 Games was planned for September 15.
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper