1986 Winter Asian Games

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I Winter Asian Games

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Nations participating 7
Athletes participating 295
Events 35 in 5 sports
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The 1st Winter Asian Games were held from March 1 to 8, 1986 in Sapporo, Japan.<ref>World of Chinese Stamps and Philatelic Items</ref>. With Sapporo's expertise and infrastructure available after successfully hosting the 1972 Winter Olympics, the Olympic Council of Asia General Assembly in Seoul in 1984 decided to give Japan the privilege of hosting the first ever Winter Asian Games. <ref>1st Winter Asian Games - Olympic Council of Asia's Official Website</ref> Participating in a total of 35 events in 5 sports were 430 athletes and officials from seven countries.<ref>AWAGOC News</ref>

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[edit] Sports

A total of 35 events from five sports were held in the 1st Winter Asian Games. There were also two demonstration sports: Large-hill (90m) Ski Jumping and Short Track Speed Skating.

[edit] Participating NOCs

Names are arranged in alphabetical order by their IOC designations. Of the seven NOCs that participated in the 1st Winter Asian Games, six have so far never failed to send participants to all subsequent editions: China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea and Mongolia.

[edit] Medal count

Note: Only the medal count for the top 4 NOCs are shown in this report. The medals table may therefore be incomplete.

1986 Winter Asian Games medal count Image:Oca1.png
Pos Country Image:Med 1.png Image:Med 2.png Image:Med 3.png Total
1Image:Flag of Japan (bordered).svg Japan 2923658
2Image:Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China 451221
3Image:Flag of South Korea (bordered).svg Republic of Korea 151218
4Image:Flag of North Korea.svg Democratic People's Republic of Korea 1258

[edit] References

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Far Eastern Championship Games
Manila 1913 | Shanghai 1915 | Tokyo 1917 | Manila 1919 | Shanghai 1921 | Osaka 1923 | Manila 1925 | Shanghai 1927 | Tokyo 1930 | Manila 1934 | Osaka 1938 (cancelled)
Asian Games
New Delhi 1951 | Manila 1954 | Tokyo 1958 | Jakarta 1962 | Bangkok 1966 | Bangkok 1970 | Tehran 1974 | Bangkok 1978 | New Delhi 1982 | Seoul 1986 | Beijing 1990 | Hiroshima 1994 | Bangkok 1998 | Busan 2002 | Doha 2006 | Guangzhou 2010 | 2014
Winter Asian Games
Sapporo 1986 | Sapporo 1990 | Harbin 1996 | Kangwon 1999 | Aomori 2003 | Changchun 2007 | Almaty 2011 | 2015
Asian Indoor Games
Bangkok 2005 | Macau 2007 | Hanoi 2009 | 2011
Asian Beach Games
Bali 2008
Other articles
Asian Games medal count | East Asian Games | Southeast Asian Games | West Asian Games


1986 Winter Asian Games

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