The Winter World Masters Games 2015 offer some 40 sporting competitions during the nine-day event. Thousands of master sports enthusiasts, professional athletes and former Olympians will take part in this epic winter event. Are you up to the challenge?
- Nine official sports. One demo sport. Some 40 sporting events.
- Whether you are an athlete looking for a challenge, a professional athlete, or a former Olympian, the Winter World Masters Games 2015 are for you. The only eligibility criteria is to be over 30 years old.
The World Masters Games, an international multi-sport competition, is held every four years. Organized by the International Masters Games Association, (IMGA), a not-for-profit organization based in Lausanne, the games are open to veteran athletes and former Olympians age 30 and over.
The first edition of the Summer World Masters Games took place in Toronto in 1985. Since then, the Games have been held in various countries around the world, including Australia, Denmark, the United States, and Italy.