2015 Military World Games

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2015 Military World Games
2015 Military World Games (logo).png
Host city Mungyeong, North Gyeongsang, South Korea
MottoFriendship Together, Peace Forever
(Korean: 우정의 어울림, 평화의 두드림, romanized: Ujeong-ui eoullim, pyeonghwaui dudeulim)
Nations participating110
Athletes participating8,700
Events246 in 23 sports
Opening ceremony2 October 2015 (2015-10-02)
Closing ceremony11 October 2015 (2015-10-11)
Officially opened by President Park Geun-hye
Main venue KAFAC Sports Complex

The 2015 Military World Games (Korean : 2015년 세계군인체육대회, romanized: Icheon sib-o nyeon segyegun-incheyugdaehoe), officially known as the 6th CISM Military World Games (Korean : 제6회 세계군인체육대회, romanized: Jeyukhoe segyegun-incheyugdaehoe), is hosted from October 2–11, 2015 in Mungyeong, South Korea.


The games is the largest military sports event ever held in South Korea, with approximately 8,700 athletes from 110 countries competing in 24 sports. The Games were organized by the Ministry of National Defense Republic of Korea in accordance with CISM regulations and the rules of the International Sports Federations. [1]



North Gyeongsang


Mungyeong Indoor StadiumWrestling
KAFAC Sports ComplexFootball, Athletics
KAFAC Indoor Sports ComplexJudo, Taekwondo
KAFAC Modern Pentathlon StadiumModern Pentathlon
KAFAC Shooting RangeAeronautical Pentathlon
KAFAC Indoor Tennis CourtsFencing
Mungyeong Civic StadiumFootball
Mungyeong Cycling CourseCycling


1st Marine Division, PohangParachuting, Naval Pentathlon
Yeongildae BeachSailing, Triathlon


Gimcheon Sports ComplexFootball
Gimcheon Indoor Swimming PoolSwimming
Gimcheon Sports Town Indoor GymnasiumVolleyball
Gimcheon Sports Town Badminton StadiumVolleyball


Top-Bliss CCGolf
Andong Indoor GymnasiumBasketball
Andong Civic StadiumFootball


Yeongcheon KAAYShooting, Military Pentathlon
Yeongcheon Indoor Swimming PoolMilitary Pentathlon


Yeongju Indoor GymnasiumBoxing
Yeongju Dongyang University Orienteering
Yeongju Civic StadiumFootball


Sangju Civic StadiumFootball
Sangju Indoor GymnasiumHandball


Yecheon JinHo International Archery FieldArchery
Yecheon 16th Fighter WingAeronautical Pentathlon


Daegu Shooting RangeShooting

Participating nations


The competition comprised 24 sports, some of them appearing for the first time in military world games, such as archery. [3]

Games schedule


OCOpening ceremonyEvent competitions1Daily medal eventsCCClosing ceremony
Modern pentathlon pictogram.svg Aeronautical pentathlon145
Archery pictogram.svg Archery1225
Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics4511612442
Basketball pictogram.svg Basketball11
Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing1010
Cycling pictogram.svg Cycling2226
Fencing pictogram.svg Fencing22222212
Football pictogram.svg Football22
Golf pictogram.svg Golf44
Handball pictogram.svg Handball11
Judo pictogram.svg Judo27716
Modern pentathlon pictogram.svg Military pentathlon426
Modern pentathlon pictogram.svg Modern pentathlon2215
Modern pentathlon pictogram.svg Naval pentathlon44
Orienteering pictogram.svg Orienteering2428
Parachuting pictogram.svg Parachuting16916
Sailing pictogram.svg Sailing22
Shooting pictogram.svg Shooting46246224
Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming10891138
Taekwondo pictogram.svg Taekwondo65516
Triathlon pictogram.svg Triathlon55
Volleyball pictogram.svg Volleyball22
Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling444416
Daily medal events271833415144464246
Cumulative total292760101152196242246

Medal table

  Host nation (South Korea)

1Flag of Russia.svg  Russia  (RUS)594333135
2Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil  (BRA)34262484
3Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China  (CHN)32313598
4Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea  (KOR)*19152559
5Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  (POL)10131942
6Flag of France.svg  France  (FRA)991129
7Flag of Germany.svg  Germany  (GER)8101533
8Flag of Bahrain.svg  Bahrain  (BHR)72413
9Flag of Italy.svg  Italy  (ITA)5111228
10Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine  (UKR)591226
11Flag of Egypt.svg  Egypt  (EGY)44614
12Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan  (KAZ)43613
13Flag of Algeria.svg  Algeria  (ALG)4329
14Flag of Norway.svg  Norway  (NOR)4116
15Flag of Iran.svg  Iran  (IRI)3101528
16Flag of Mongolia.svg  Mongolia  (MGL)34613
17Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic  (CZE)3216
18Flag of Tunisia.svg  Tunisia  (TUN)3014
19Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan  (AZE)24612
20Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya  (KEN)24410
21Flag of Finland.svg  Finland  (FIN)2417
22Flag of Austria.svg  Austria  (AUT)2327
23Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland  (SUI)2226
Flag of the United States.svg  United States  (USA)2226
25Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium  (BEL)2125
26Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  (SWE)2024
27Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg  Saudi Arabia  (KSA)2002
28Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus  (BLR)16613
29Flag of Qatar.svg  Qatar  (QAT)1528
30Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia  (SLO)1135
31Flag of Vietnam.svg  Vietnam  (VIE)1124
32Flag of Oman.svg  Oman  (OMA)1113
33Flag of Ecuador.svg  Ecuador  (ECU)1102
34Flag of Morocco.svg  Morocco  (MAR)1056
35Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia  (EST)1023
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey  (TUR)1023
37Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia  (CRO)1001
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary  (HUN)1001
Flag of Syria.svg  Syria  (SYR)1001
40Flag of Romania.svg  Romania  (ROU)0336
41Flag of India.svg  India  (IND)0257
42Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia  (LAT)0224
43Flag of Lithuania.svg  Lithuania  (LTU)0134
44Flag of the Dominican Republic.svg  Dominican Republic  (DOM)0123
Flag of Indonesia.svg  Indonesia  (INA)0123
Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand  (THA)0123
Flag of Venezuela.svg  Venezuela  (VEN)0123
48Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia  (ARM)0112
49Flag of Greece.svg  Greece  (GRE)0101
Flag of Luxembourg.svg  Luxembourg  (LUX)0101
51Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria  (BUL)0022
Flag of Cameroon.svg  Cameroon  (CMR)0022
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada  (CAN)0022
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  (DEN)0022
55Flag of Kuwait.svg  Kuwait  (KUW)0011
Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa  (RSA)0011
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka  (SRI)0011
Flag of Uganda.svg  Uganda  (UGA)0011
Totals (58 nations)246246306798

Source: [5]

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