Incheon 2014
The 17th Asian Games will take place over 16 days in Incheon, Korea, from September 19 to October 4, 2014. It will be the third time Korea has hosted the OCA’s showpiece event, following Seoul in 1986 and Pusan in 2002. There will be approximately 20,000 participants, comprised of 13,000 athletes and team officials from the 45 NOCs, and 7,000 media. The slogan is “Diversity Shines Here”.

Athletes will compete in 36 sports, including the 28 Olympic Games sports on the programme for Rio de Janeiro 2016. Organisers will use 49 competition venues, including 23 new stadiums, and 54 training venues, 49 of which already exist. The ground-breaking ceremony for the 60,000-capacity main stadium took place on June 28, 2011, and work is expected to be completed by April 2014.

Opening & Closing Ceremonies Venue : Main Stadium
17th Asian Games  Incheon 2014
Opening Ceremony 19 Sep 2014
Closing Ceremony 04 Oct 2014
Host City Incheon
Country Korea
Nations Participating 45
Athletes Female 3678 Male 5823
Events 437
Sports 36
Sports/Disciplines 51
Participating NOCs
AFG Afghanistan
KAZ Kazakhstan
PHI Philippines
BRN Bahrain
KOR Korea
QAT Qatar
BAN Bangladesh
KUW Kuwait
KSA Saudi Arabia
BHU Bhutan
KGZ Kyrgyzstan
SIN Singapore
BRU Brunei Darussalam
LAO Laos
SRI Sri Lanka
CAM Cambodia
LIB Lebanon
SYR Syria
CHN China
MAC Macau
TPE Chinese Taipei
MAS Malaysia
TJK Tajikistan
HKG Hong Kong
MDV Maldives
THA Thailand
IND India
MGL Mongolia
TLS Timor-Leste
INA Indonesia
MYA Myanmar
TKM Turkmenistan
IRI Iran
NEP Nepal
UAE United Arab Emirates
IRQ Iraq
OMA Oman
UZB Uzbekistan
JPN Japan
PAK Pakistan
VIE Vietnam
JOR Jordan
PLE Palestine
YEM Yemen
Sports / Disciplines
Diving ADV
Swimming ASW
Synchronized Swimming ASY
Waterpolo AWP
Archery AR
Athletics AT
Badminton BD
Baseball BB
Basketball BK
Bowling BW
Boxing BX
Canoe / Kayak
Sprint CSP
Slalom CSL
Cricket CC
Cycling BMX CBM
Cycling Road CRD
Cycling Track CTK
Mountain Bike CMB
Dressage EDR
Eventing EEV
Jumping EJU
Fencing FE
Football FB
Golf GO
Artistic Gymnastics GAG
Rhythmic Gymnastics GRG
Trampoline GTR
Handball HB
Hockey HO
Judo JU
Kabaddi KA
Karate KR
Modern Pentathlon MP
Rowing RO
Rugby RU
Sailing SA
Sepaktakraw SE
Shooting SH
Soft Tennis ST
Softball SO
Squash SQ
Table Tennis TT
Taekwondo TK
Tennis TE
Triathlon TR
Volleyball VB
Beach Volleyball VBB
Weightlifting WL
Wrestling WR
Taolu WUT
Sanshou WUS
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Emblem, Incheon 2014
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Medal, Incheon 2014
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Torch, Incheon 2014
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