World Games

Sport Multiple sports
Competition Category Multi-Sport Games
Years 1981—2022
Editions 11
Competitors 505
Countries 41

Editions

Year Host City Country Held Events Competitors Countries
1981 Santa Clara USA 24 July – 2 August 1981 5 26 10
1985 London GBR 25 July – 4 August 1985 4 12 7
1989 Karlsruhe GER 20 – 30 July 1989 4 12 9
1993 Den Haag NED 22 July – 2 August 1993 8 30 9
1997 Lahti FIN 7 – 17 August 1997 6 18 7
2001 Akita JPN 16 – 26 August 2001 8 56 12
2005 Duisburg GER 14 – 24 July 2005 12 90 16
2009 Kaohsiung TPE 16 – 26 July 2009 12 87 18
2013 Cali COL 25 July – 4 August 2013 13 88 19
2017 Wrocław POL 20 – 30 July 2017 15 101 24
2022 Birmingham USA 7 – 17 July 2022 15 101 24

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 Italy ITA 13 11 15 39
2 Sweden SWE 13 6 9 28
3 United States USA 9 7 5 21
4 France FRA 7 13 6 26
5 Germany GER 7 5 7 19
6 Brazil BRA 7 0 5 12
7 Russia RUS 6 13 0 19
8 China CHN 6 2 0 8
9 Austria AUT 5 5 1 11
10 Japan JPN 4 7 3 14
11 Great Britain GBR 3 7 5 15
12 Belgium BEL 3 2 0 5
13 Slovenia SLO 2 7 1 10
14 Denmark DEN 2 4 3 9
15 Spain ESP 2 4 1 7
16 Colombia COL 2 1 1 4
17 Netherlands NED 1 4 1 6
18 Ukraine UKR 1 4 0 5
19 Hungary HUN 1 3 0 4
20 Croatia CRO 1 2 5 8
21 Indonesia INA 1 1 3 5
22 Iran IRI 1 1 0 2
= Mexico MEX 1 1 0 2
24 Belarus BLR 1 0 0 1
= Mixed team MIX 1 0 0 1
= Serbia SRB 1 0 0 1
= Switzerland SUI 1 0 0 1
28 South Korea KOR 0 3 1 4
29 Norway NOR 0 2 2 4
30 Australia AUS 0 2 0 2
= England ENG 0 2 0 2
= Finland FIN 0 2 0 2
33 Argentina ARG 0 1 1 2
= Canada CAN 0 1 1 2
= Czech Republic CZE 0 1 1 2
= Qatar QAT 0 1 1 2
37 Poland POL 0 1 0 1
38 India IND 0 0 2 2
39 El Salvador ESA 0 0 1 1
= Scotland SCO 0 0 1 1
= Turkey TUR 0 0 1 1