The giant referee

Category: Sense of Place

 

Photo and caption by Arianna Arteaga

The aboriginal pemón comunity loves soccer playing. In this particular comunity named Yunek Kukuy, where only 80 people make a life, they have their little soccer team and play every day when the sun starts to go down with the Acopán tepuy as their only referee.

Location: Yunek Kukuy, Gran Sabana NP, Venezuela.

 

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