Asian Winter Games

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The Asian Winter Games (AWG) is an international multi-sport event held every four years for members of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) which features winter events.

List of Asian Winter Games[change | change source]

Edition Year Host City Host Nation Opened by Start Date End Date Nations Competitors Sports Events Top Placed Team Ref
1 1986 Sapporo  Japan Fahad Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah 1 March 8 March 7 293 4 35  Japan (JPN) [1]
2 1990 Sapporo  Japan Emperor Akihito 9 March 14 March 9 310 4 33  Japan (JPN) [2]
3 1996 Harbin  China President Jiang Zemin 4 February 11 February 17 453 4 43  China (CHN) [3]
4 1999 Gangwon  South Korea President Kim Dae-jung 30 January 6 February 14 798 4 43  China (CHN) [4]
5 2003 Aomori  Japan Crown Prince Naruhito 1 February 8 February 17 641 5 51  Japan (JPN) [5]
6 2007 Changchun  China President Hu Jintao 28 January 4 February 25 796 5 47  China (CHN) [6]
7 2011 AstanaAlmaty  Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev 30 January 6 February 26 843 5 69  Kazakhstan (KAZ) [7]
8 2017 Sapporo  Japan Crown Prince Naruhito 19 February 26 February 32 1,147 5 64  Japan (JPN) [8]
9 2021 Future event

References[change | change source]

  1. "1st AWG Sapporo 1986". OCA. Retrieved 22 July 2010.[permanent dead link]
  2. "2nd AWG Sapporo 1990". OCA. Retrieved 22 July 2010.[permanent dead link]
  3. "3rd AWG Harbin 1996". OCA. Retrieved 22 July 2010.[permanent dead link]
  4. "4th AWG Gangwon 1999". OCA. Archived from the original on 2010-06-13. Retrieved 22 July 2010.
  5. "5th AWG Aomori 2003". OCA. Archived from the original on 2011-12-08. Retrieved 1 February 2003.
  6. "6th AWG Changchun 2007". OCA. Archived from the original on 2011-05-22. Retrieved 28 January 2007.
  7. "7th AWG Astana-Almaty 2011". OCA. Archived from the original on 2010-11-08. Retrieved 30 January 2011.
  8. "8th AWG Sapporo 2017". OCA. Archived from the original on 2010-11-07. Retrieved 19 February 2017.

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