The 10th Games (2021) Kansai (Japan) about 50,000 participants. The World Masters Games are an international multi-sport athletic competition held every four years by the International Masters Games Association (IMGA) for athletes over the age of 30 and into their middle age and senior years.The games are held in the year following the Olympics. The first World Masters Games were held in 1985 in Toronto, Canada.The latest Games (the 9th hosting) took place in Auckland, New Zealand in the year 2017.
The World Masters Games 2021 Kansai will be held at more than 80 venues, mainly in the Kansai region, for 17 days from May 14th (Fri) to 30th (Sun) 2021, featuring a total of 35 sports and 59 events.
In 2021 the Games will be held in Japan, the first hosting in Asia. This auspicious 10th hosting will be in the western part of Japan—the Kansai region.
- World Masters Games 2021 KANSAI summary list for each competition: https://www.wmg2021.jp/en/games/pdf/summarylist.pdf
- Schedule: https://www.wmg2021.jp/en/games/schedule.html
- The venue place: The The Kansai region is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean, the Seto Inland Sea, and the Sea of Japan. It is located in the center of Japanese islands. Kansai is home to over 20 million people. https://www.wmg2021.jp/en/tourism/index.html
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