Why Kok Boru is so popular?

Kok Boru competition became the most visited competition in the World Nomad Games 2018. The interest in this sport was present not only in locals but many foreigners have purposely travelled top Cholpon-Ata city to watch the Kok Boru competition.

For the first time, a team from France has participated in Kok Boru. And even though the athletes lacked the experience, they have bravely fought for the win.
One of the brightest and memorable teams on World Nomad Games 2018 was a Kokpar team from the USA. Just a year ago, Kokpar federation was created in the US, and now they are looking for a coach in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. 
In this episode, we will try to understand all the details of the most popular game among nomads.