Kangwon 1999

Opening Ceremony 30 Jan 1999
Closing Ceremony 06 Feb 1999
Host City Kangwon
Country Korea, Republic of
Nations Participating 21
Athletes 799
Events 43
Sports 7
Sports/Disciplines 7

Description

The 4th Asian Winter Games were held from January 30 to February 6, 1999 in the mountainous northern province of Kangwon, South Korea.

The sites for the events were Yongpyeong, Chuncheon and Gangneung. Skiing events were successfully staged despite the record low snowfall being experienced by the region.

SPORTS / DISCIPLINES

  • Biathlon
    BT
  • Ice Hockey
    IH
  • Skating
    • Short Track Speed Skating
      STS
    • Speed Skating
      SSK
    • Figure Skating
      FSK
  • Skiing
    • Alpine Skiing
      ALS
    • Cross Country Skiing
      CCS