List of World Transplant Games (WTG)

The World Transplant Games (WTG) are an international multi-sport event, occurring every two years, organized by the World Transplant Games Federation (WTGF).

Summer Editions

Year Games Host Dates Nations Athletes Ref
1978 1 Portsmouth, Great Britain
1979 2 Portsmouth, Great Britain
1980 3 New York City, United States
1982 4 Athens, Greece
1984 5 Amsterdam, Netherlands
1987 6 Innsbruck, Austria
1989 7 Singapore
1991 8 Budapest, Hungary
1993 9 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1995 10 Manchester, Great Britain
1997 11 Sydney, Australia
1999 12 Budapest, Hungary
2001 13 Kobe, Japan
2003 14 Nancy, France
2005 15 London, Ontario, Canada
2007 16 Bangkok, Thailand
2009 17 Gold Coast, Australia
2011 18 Goteborg, Sweden
2013 19 Durban, South Africa
2015 20 Mar del Plata, Argentina 23 – 30 August 44 1,110 [1]
2017 21 Málaga, Spain 25 June – 2 July 52 2,500 [2]

Winter Editions

Year Games Host Dates Nations Athletes Ref
1994 1 Tignes, France
1996 2 Pra-Loup, France
1999 3 Snowbird, Utah, United States
2001 4 Nendaz, Switzerland
2004 5 Bormio, Italy
2008 6 Rovaniemi, Finland
2010 7 Sainte-Foy-Tarentaise, France
2012 8 Anzere, Switzerland
2014 9 La Chapelle-d'Abondance, France
2016 10 not held [3]
2018 11 Anzère, Switzerland [4] 7–12 January

Sports

Age Groups

Seniors age groups:

  • (18-29), (30-39), (40-49), (50-59), (60-69) and (70+). Doubles events: (18-29), (30-49) and (50+).

Juniors age groups:

  • (5 years and under), (6-8), (9-11), (12-14) and (15-17). Juniors 16 or 17 years of age are permitted to compete in adult age events, but must then compete only in adult events.

http://wtgf.org/sports-youth/

References

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