Winter World University Games

Sport Multiple sports
Competition Category Multi-Sport Games
Years 1960—2019
Editions 29
Competitors 372
Countries 26

The 2021 edition originally scheduled to be held in Luzern (SUI) from 21 to 31 January 2021 was first postponed to 6 to 21 December 2021 and later cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Editions

Year Host City Country Held Events Competitors Countries
1960 Chamonix FRA 28 February – 6 March 1960 0 0 0
1962 Villars SUI 6 – 12 March 1962 0 0 0
1964 Špindlerův Mlýn TCH 11 – 17 February 1964 0 0 0
1966 Sestriere ITA 5 – 13 February 1966 0 0 0
1968 Innsbruck AUT 21 – 28 January 1968 4 29 10
1970 Rovaniemi FIN 3 – 9 April 1970 8 38 9
1972 Lake Placid, New York USA 26 February – 5 March 1972 8 33 7
1975 Livigno ITA 6 – 13 April 1975 0 0 0
1978 Špindlerův Mlýn TCH 5 – 12 February 1978 0 0 0
1981 Jaca ESP 25 February – 4 March 1981 0 0 0
1983 Sofia BUL 17 – 27 February 1983 0 0 0
1985 Belluno ITA 16 – 24 February 1985 0 0 0
1987 Štrbské Pleso TCH 21 – 28 February 1987 0 0 0
1989 Sofia BUL 2 – 12 March 1989 0 0 0
1991 Sapporo JPN 2 – 10 March 1991 10 85 14
1993 Zakopane POL 6 – 14 February 1993 0 0 0
1995 Jaca ESP 18 – 28 February 1995 0 0 0
1997 Muju-Jeonju KOR 24 January – 2 February 1997 10 86 15
1999 Poprad-Vysoké Tatry SVK 22 – 30 January 1999 0 0 0
2001 Zakopane POL 7 – 17 February 2001 0 0 0
2003 Tarvisio ITA 16 – 26 January 2003 0 0 0
2005 Innsbruck AUT 13 – 17 January 2005 10 121 18
2007 Torino ITA 17 – 27 January 2007 0 0 0
2009 Harbin CHN 18 – 28 February 2009 0 0 0
2011 Erzurum TUR 27 January – 6 February 2011 0 0 0
2013 Trentino ITA 11 – 21 December 2013 0 0 0
2015 Štrbské Pleso–Osrblie/Granada MIX 24 January – 14 February 2015 0 0 0
2017 Almaty KAZ 29 January – 8 February 2017 0 0 0
2019 Krasnoyarsk RUS 2 – 12 March 2019 0 0 0

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 Soviet Union URS 17 14 12 43
2 Netherlands NED 13 11 7 31
3 Japan JPN 8 10 13 31
4 South Korea KOR 3 4 6 13
5 China CHN 3 4 3 10
6 Italy ITA 2 0 1 3
7 West Germany FRG 2 0 0 2
8 Austria AUT 1 2 0 3
9 North Korea PRK 1 1 2 4
10 Norway NOR 1 0 1 2
11 Germany GER 1 0 0 1
12 Finland FIN 0 1 1 2
= Romania ROU 0 1 1 2
14 Belarus BLR 0 1 0 1
15 Poland POL 0 0 1 1
= Russia RUS 0 0 1 1
= United States USA 0 0 1 1