The Sheru Classic World Gatka event is a highly anticipated tournament organized by the Sheru Classic World and the UK Gatka Association. Taking place from August 11th to August 13th at the Excel London, this event brings together teams from all over the United Kingdom and Europe to compete in the traditional Indian sport of Gatka.
With its unique blend of strength, agility, and technique, Gatka promises to deliver an exhilarating experience for competitors and spectators alike. The matches will feature a series of thrilling battles to determine the ultimate champion who will be recognized for their outstanding achievements.
This event is an opportunity for athletes to showcase their skills and determination on the Gatka mat, with some of the finest Gatka talent in the world in attendance. As a sport with a history of over 700 years, Gatka is a style of stick fighting with wooden sticks intended to simulate swords. It is associated primarily with the Sikhs of the Punjab and other related regional groups, such as Hindkowans, and is practiced by both male and female athletes, known as Nihangs or armed Sikh warriors.
Whether you’re a seasoned competitor or a first-time spectator, the Sheru Classic World Gatka event promises to be an unforgettable experience. Join us for three days of exciting competition, cultural celebration, and unforgettable memories.