Athletics at the Asian Games

Athletics is an Asian Games event since 1951 in New Delhi, India. Among major athletics tournaments of the region, it succeeded the athletics at the Far Eastern Championship Games, which had ceased to be held after 1938.

EditionsEdit

Games Year Host city Best nation
I 1951 New Delhi, India   Japan
II 1954 Manila, Philippines   Japan
III 1958 Tokyo, Japan   Japan
IV 1962 Jakarta, Indonesia   Japan
V 1966 Bangkok, Thailand   Japan
VI 1970 Bangkok, Thailand   Japan
VII 1974 Tehran, Iran   Japan
VIII 1978 Bangkok, Thailand   China
IX 1982 New Delhi, India   Japan
X 1986 Seoul, South Korea   China
XI 1990 Beijing, China   China
XII 1994 Hiroshima, Japan   China
XIII 1998 Bangkok, Thailand   China
XIV 2002 Busan, South Korea   China
XV 2006 Doha, Qatar   China
XVI 2010 Guangzhou, China   China
XVII 2014 Incheon, South Korea   China
XVIII 2018 JakartaPalembang, Indonesia   China

EventsEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event 51 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 Games
100 m 18
200 m 18
400 m 18
800 m 18
1500 m 18
5000 m 18
10000 m 18
Marathon 16
110 m hurdles 18
400 m hurdles 18
3000 m steeplechase 18
High jump 18
Pole vault 18
Long jump 18
Triple jump 18
Shot put 18
Discus throw 18
Hammer throw 18
Javelin throw 18
Decathlon 18
10 km walk 1
20 km walk 11
50 km walk 8
4 × 100 m relay 18
4 × 400 m relay 18
Events 24 21 22 22 22 22 21 23 24 23 24 24 24 23 23 24 24 24

Women's eventsEdit

Event 51 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 Games
100 m 18
200 m 18
400 m 14
800 m 15
1500 m 13
3000 m 5
5000 m 6
10000 m 9
Marathon 9
80 m hurdles 5
100 m hurdles 13
400 m hurdles 11
3000 m steeplechase 3
High jump 18
Pole vault 6
Long jump 18
Triple jump 6
Shot put 18
Discus throw 18
Hammer throw 5
Javelin throw 18
Pentathlon 4
Heptathlon 10
10 km walk 4
20 km walk 5
4 × 100 m relay 18
4 × 400 m relay 12
Events 9 9 9 10 12 13 14 16 16 19 19 19 21 22 22 23 23 23

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Japan (JPN)194221171586
2  China (CHN)180167115462
3  India (IND)798887254
4  South Korea (KOR)343657127
5  Bahrain (BRN)33191870
6  Qatar (QAT)27192268
7  Kazakhstan (KAZ)23232369
8  Saudi Arabia (KSA)175830
9  Pakistan (PAK)14131340
10  Thailand (THA)13142148
11  Iran (IRI)12151037
12  Uzbekistan (UZB)11171442
13  Philippines (PHI)11102950
14  Israel (ISR)113519
15  Sri Lanka (SRI)1061127
16  Malaysia (MAS)881935
17  Chinese Taipei (TPE)7202653
18  North Korea (PRK)651223
19  Iraq (IRQ)55515
20  Indonesia (INA)431522
21  Tajikistan (TJK)3104
22  Singapore (SGP)27918
23  Vietnam (VIE)25512
24  Kyrgyzstan (KGZ)2327
25  Kuwait (KUW)15511
26  Myanmar (MYA)13610
27  Oman (OMA)1034
28  Syria (SYR)1012
  United Arab Emirates (UAE)1012
30  Lebanon (LBN)1001
31  Mongolia (MGL)0101
32  Hong Kong (HKG)0033
33  Turkmenistan (TKM)0011
Totals (33 nations)7147227172153

List of medalistsEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit