HomeTennisTurkish sports federations honor 19 May with heartfelt tributes

Turkish sports federations honor 19 May with heartfelt tributes

Date:

Related stories

Euro 2016 nın tüm coşkusu LİG TV de

EURO 2016'NIN TÜM HEYECANINI LİG TV'DE YAŞAYIN!.. 51 MAÇIN...

Eriksen in dönüşü Danimarka ya yetmedi puanlar paylaşıldı

 2024 Avrupa Futbol Şampiyonası (EURO 2024) C Grubu ilk...

Wout Weghorst tan flaş Beşiktaş sözleri

EURO 2024 D grubunda Hollanda'nın Polonya'yı 2-1 mağlup ettiği...

Filenin Sultanları Brezilya karşısında mağlup

A Milli Kadın Voleybol Takımı, FIVB Milletler Ligi'nin (VNL)...

BAKAN SELÇUK, 23 MART’TA BAŞLAYACAK UZAKTAN EĞİTİME İLİŞKİN DETAYLARI ANLATTI

BAKAN SELÇUK, 23 MART'TA BAŞLAYACAK UZAKTAN EĞİTİME İLİŞKİN DETAYLARI...
spot_imgspot_img

In honor of the May 19 Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth, and Sports Day, Turkish sports federations held hands and released heartfelt messages of celebration and remembrance of one of the country’s most important holidays.

Turkish Volleyball Federation

The Turkish Volleyball Federation’s message, shared on their website, emphasized the historical significance of the day: “We celebrate the May 19 Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth, and Sports Day, the day when Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk began the national struggle in Samsun and gifted it to our youth. We remember our Great Leader, his comrades-in-arms, and our revered martyrs with respect, gratitude, and mercy.”

Turkish Handball Federation

The Turkish Handball Federation highlighted the pivotal moment in Turkish history: “On May 19, 1919, Great Leader Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s arrival in Samsun ignited our nation’s hopes and launched the struggle for independence, leading to the foundation of our Republic. On this anniversary, we honor Atatürk and celebrate the holiday dedicated to our youth, who will carry his legacy forward. Inspired by Atatürk’s words, ‘A sound mind in a sound body’ and ‘I love the intelligent, agile, and morally upright athlete,’ we remain committed to the cultural, human, and athletic values in advancing Turkish handball. We remember with mercy, respect, and gratitude all the heroes to whom we owe our freedom, especially Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. We celebrate our nation’s May 19 Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth, and Sports Day.”

Turkish Tennis Federation

The Turkish Tennis Federation also shared their tribute: “We celebrate the May 19 Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth, and Sports Day, marking the day Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk initiated the national struggle and the first steps of our Republic in Samsun. We honor Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, his comrades, and our cherished martyrs with respect, gratitude, and mercy.”

Other federations

Various other sports federations echoed these sentiments, issuing messages that celebrated the spirit of May 19 and paid homage to Atatürk, his comrades, and the martyrs who paved the way for Türkiye’s independence.

Through these messages, Türkiye’s sports federations unite in a collective tribute to the past, while inspiring the youth to carry forward the legacy of Atatürk and the republic.

The Daily Sabah Newsletter

Keep up to date with what’s happening in Turkey,
it’s region and the world.


You can unsubscribe at any time. By signing up you are agreeing to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

Latest stories

spot_img