The World Games

The World Games (TWG) is a major international sporting event mostly for non-Olympic sports, first held in 1981. The next World Games, the 11th, is to be held in Birmingham (USA) in 2022.


For the 2022 event there will be 30 official sports and 5invitational sports on the program. See the list of sports.

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Major Events Extra

The largest sporting event in the world is the Olympic Games, but there are many other multi-sport games. In terms of single sport events, nothing beats the FIFA World Cup. To see what's coming up, check out the calendar of major sporting events.

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