It’s exactly three years to go to The World Games 2025 to be held in Chengdu, People's Republic of China! The Opening Ceremony of the Games in Chengdu will take place on 7th August 2025, and the 12th edition of The World Games will be held in the period 7–17 August 2025.
The Speed Skater Johana Viveros Mondragon (COL) stood out clearly as the most successful athlete at The World Games 2022. She travelled back home to Colombia with four gold medals and one silver medal in Speed Skating Track/Road. She is The World Games Athlete of July 2022!
The World Games is the centre stage for the best athletes from all around the world, where the athletes can experience a multi-sport event, a once-in-a-lifetime occasion for many. Birmingham, Alabama, succeeded in its guarantee that the athletes once again would have a very special week to remember.
The World Games 2022 Birmingham, USA are over. Here are some figures of the 11th edition of the multi-sport event that was held 7–17 2022 July in Alabama: • We saw 3,459 athletes from 99 nations compete. • We witnessed outstanding performances in 34 sports, 58 disciplines and 223 medal events. • We enjoyed the thrilling atmosphere at 23 venues. • 375,000 spectators created this special atmosphere: for the feeling of being in Sweet Home Alabama.
With fireworks and a concert by superstar Lionel Richie, The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, USA, came to an end on Sunday evening.
Congratulations to our Athletes of the Day for Sunday, 17 July, at The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, Alabama.