Asian Beach Games



Introduction

The Asian Beach Games is a modern multi-sport event which has been developed by the Olympic Council of Asia and is due to be held every two years. The first games were held in Bali, Indonesia in October 2008 and second games were held in Muscat, Oman in December, 2010. These Games are composed of a variety of modern sports and variants of traditional sports such as beach volleyball.


Sports

20 sports i.e. 3-on-3 basketball, Beach water polo, Marathon swimming, Beach handball, Beach kabaddi, Beach sepaktakraw, Beach soccer, Beach volleyball, Beach wrestling, Bodybuilding, Dragon boat, Jet ski, Paragliding, Pencak silat, Sailing, Surfing, Tent pegging, Triathlon, Waterskiing, Woodball are contested in the Asian Beach Games.


Participation

Athletes are ompeted from all around the Asian contentment in the Asian Beach Games.


Editions of the Games


Year
Games
Host
2008
   Bali, Indonesia
2010
   Muscat, Oman
2012
   Haiyang, China
2014
   Phuket, Thailand
2016
   Danang, Vietnam



Pakistan's Medal Tally in Asian Beach Games


S.No.
Game
Year
Location
Medals
Gold
Silver
Bronze
Total
1
I
2008
   Bali, Indonesia
2
2
3
7
2
2010
   Muscat, Oman
-
4
2
6
3
2012
   Haiyang, China
-
1
1
2
4
2014
   Phuket, Thailand
2
4
4
10
5
V
2016
   Danang, Vietnam
2
3
6
11
Total:    
4
14
16
36