Games - Modzrak
Game presented by : NAMCB - BG | NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MUNICIPAL CLERKS IN BULGARIA
Areas in which the Game / Sport is practised: Bulgaria
Type of Game: Game of precision
Number of Players: 2 - 6 players
Playing field: field,court
Goal: Hitting the Sheperd's crook with the spear as fas as possible.
Origins: Medieval origins, played by Bulgarian sheperds in the countryside.
The game is called Mozdrak. It is Medieval Bulgarian game played by shepherds. Players put on earth a shepherd's crook. Each of the players cut one long and thin hazel stick like a spear. Players determine the location from which they throw their sticks and aim in the shepherd's crook. The spear should hit and slide at a shepherd's crook and jump forward. Where"the spear"falls is the next position of the shepherd's crook which is aimed by the players. · If a player does not hit the shepherd's crook he gives the turn to the next player. Game is played until every player fails to hit the target. The winner is last player who hit the target.