Physical Education Day or Health and Sports Day or Taiku-no-hi in Japan
Physical Education Day or Health and Sports Day or Taiku-no-hi in Japan is held on October 12. 体育の日 is a public holiday and is celebrated since 2000 on the second Monday of October. This event in the second decade of the month october is annual.
National Coaches Appreciation Week in USA on October 11 (is a time to recognize the contributions of coaches across the U.S. Week begins on the second Sunday of October);
World Judo Day on October 28 (initiative of the International Judo Federation since 2010);
Trainer's Day in Ukraine on October 30 (unofficial holiday of sports trainers. For the first time, the idea of this professional sports festival appeared in 1999 among representatives of the Federation of Sports and Rhythmic Gymnastics of Ukraine);
National Basketball Day in USA on November 6 (It was on November 6, 1861 that James Naismith was born);
Shogi Day in Japan on November 17 (将棋 is literally a “general’s chess game” celebrated in the tenth month of Kanazuki 神無月, the traditional Japanese calendar);