The World Games 2017

A multidisciplinary event for the best sportsmen. The World Games 2017 consists of sports that are not represented at Olympic Games today. TWG is the world’s second largest sports event (after Summer Olympic Games) that lasts 10 days. Around 4,000 sportspersons are expected to arrive in Wrocław on that occasion.

The competitions whose winners will receive the title of World Games Champion encompass almost 175 events to be held on sports facilities in the Host City and its surrounding area. Participants will compete for medals in games included in the basic program and in invitational sports.

The opening ceremony and the closing ceremony will take place on the Wrocław Stadium.

Tickets have been available for sale since 23rd February in stationary points (their list is available at) and via


The program of TWG 2017 includes almost 40 individual and team sports that are played in the water, in the air and on the land. During the Opening Ceremony and the Closing Ceremony stadiums are filled to capacity, and extra attractions are provided to spectators during the Games.

Artistic and dance sports:

  • Gymnastics
  • Dancesport

Ball sports

  • Fistball
  • Canoe polo
  • Korfball
  • Floorball
  • Beach handball
  • Squash
  • Lacrosse

Martial arts

  • Ju-jitsu
  • Karate
  • Sumo
  • Muaythai

Precision sports

  • Billiard and snooker
  • Boules sports
  • Bowling
  • Archery

Strength sports

  • Tug of war
  • Powerlifting

Trend sports

  • Orienteering
  • Flying disc (ultimate frisbee)
  • Waterskiing and wakeboarding
  • Finswimming
  • Lifesaving
  • Roller sports
  • Sport climbing
  • Air sports


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