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Encyclopedia > Southeast Asian Games
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The Southeast Asian Games (also known as the SEA Games), is a biannual multi-sport event involving participants from the current 11 countries of Southeast Asia. The games is under regulation of the Southeast Asian Games Federation with supervision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Olympic Council of Asia. Image File history File links Seagf. ... Image File history File links Seagf. ... A multi-sport event is a competition in which athletes compete in a number of different sports. ... Location of Southeast Asia Southeast Asia is a subregion of Asia. ... The Southeast Asian Games (also known as the SEA Games), is a biannual multi-sport event involving participants from the current 11 countries of Southeast Asia. ... Stamp The International Olympic Committee (French: Comité International Olympique) is an organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre de Coubertin and Demetrios Vikelas on June 23, 1894. ... The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) is a governing body of sports in Asia, currently with 45 member countries. ...

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Participant Countries

History

The Southeast Asian Games owes its origins to the Southeast Asian Peninsular Games or SEAP Games. On May 22, 1958, delegates from the countries in Southeast Asian peninsula attending the 3rd Asian Games in Tokyo, Japan had a meeting and agreed to establish a sport organization. The SEAP Games was conceptualized by Laung Sukhumnaipradit, then Vice-President of the Thailand Olympic Committee. The proposed rationale was that a regional sports event will help promote cooperation, understanding and relations among countries in the Southeast Asian region. is the 142nd day of the year (143rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ...


Thailand, Burma (now Myanmar), Malaya (now Malaysia), Laos, South Vietnam and Cambodia (with Singapore included thereafter) were the founding members. These countries agreed to hold the Games biannually. The SEAP Games Federation Committee was formed. The Federation of Malaya, or in Malay Persekutuan Tanah Melayu, was formed in 1948 from the British settlements of Penang and Malacca and the nine Malay states and replaced the Malayan Union. ... Anthem Thanh niên Hành Khúc (Call to the Citizens) Capital Saigon Language(s) Vietnamese Government Republic Last President¹ Duong Van Minh Last Prime minister Vu Van Mau Historical era Cold War  - Regime change June 14, 1955  - Dissolution April 30, 1975 Area  - 1973 173,809 km² 67,108...


The first SEAP Games were held in Bangkok from 12-17 December, 1959 comprising more than 527 athletes and officials from Thailand, Burma, Malaysia, Singapore, South Vietnam and Laos participating in 12 sports. A BTS skytrain passing the Sathon area of Bangkok. ...


At the 8th SEAP Games in 1975, the SEAP Federation considered the inclusion of Indonesia and the Philippines.The two countries were formally admitted in 1977, the same year when SEAP Federation changed their name to Southeast Asian Games Federation (SEAGF), and the games were known as the Southeast Asian Games. Brunei was admitted at the 10th SEA Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, and East Timor at the 22nd SEA Games in Hanoi, Vietnam. The Southeast Asian Games (also known as the SEA Games), is a biannual multi-sport event involving participants from the current 11 countries of Southeast Asia. ... This page is about the capital city of Indonesia. ... Hanoi (Vietnamese: Hà Ná»™i, Hán Tá»±: 河内)  , estimated population 3,145,300 (2005), is the capital of Vietnam. ...


The 23rd SEA Games held in the Philippines, which started from 27 November and ended on 5 December 2005, hosting the biennial event for the third time. The 23rd Southeast Asian Games (also known as the 2005 SEA Games) was a biannual multi-sport event held in the Philippines from November 27, 2005 to December 5, 2005. ... is the 331st day of the year (332nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 339th day of the year (340th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Events

For a list of sporting events see Southeast Asian Games Sporting Events The 23rd Southeast Asian Games (also known as the 2005 SEA Games) was a biannual multi-sport event held in the Philippines from November 27, 2005 to December 5, 2005. ...


Editions

Southeast Asian Peninsular Games

IOC Code Nation / IOC designation First use ISO-code Notes
BRU Flag of Brunei Brunei (IOC designation: Brunei Darussalam) 1988 BRN -
CAM Flag of Cambodia Cambodia 1956 KHM -
INA Flag of Indonesia Indonesia 1956 IDN IHO 1952
FIFA-code IDN
LAO Flag of Laos Laos (IOC designation: Lao People's Democratic Republic) 1980 LAO -
MAS Flag of Malaysia Malaysia 1956 MYS -
MYA Flag of Myanmar Myanmar 1996 MMR BIR 1948-1992
PHI Flag of the Philippines Philippines 1924 PHL -
SIN Flag of Singapore Singapore 1948 SGP -
THA Flag of Thailand Thailand 1952 THA -
TLS Flag of East Timor Timor-Leste 2004 TLS IOA 2000
VIE Flag of Vietnam Vietnam (IOC designation: Viet Nam) 1952 VNM
Year Games Host City Country
1959 I Bangkok Thailand
1961 II Rangoon Burma
1963 CANCELLED Cambodia
1965 III Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
1967 IV Bangkok Thailand
1969 V Rangoon Burma
1971 VI Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
1973 VII Singapore
1975 VIII Bangkok Thailand

Stamp The International Olympic Committee (French: Comité International Olympique) is an organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre de Coubertin and Demetrios Vikelas on June 23, 1894. ... “ISO” redirects here. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brunei. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cambodia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Indonesia. ... The International Federation of Football Association (French: ), commonly known by its acronym, FIFA, is the international governing body of association football. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Laos. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malaysia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Myanmar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Philippines. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Singapore. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Thailand. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Timor. ... Motto Unidade, Acção, Progresso(Portuguese) Unity, Action, Progress Anthem Pátria Capital (and largest city) Dili Official languages Tetum, Portuguese1 Government Republic  -  President José Ramos Horta  -  Prime Minister Xanana Gusmão Independence from Portugal²   -  Declared November 28, 1975   -  Recognized May 20, 2002  Area  -  Total 15,007 km² (158th) 5... IOA is a three-letter acronym for Individual Olympic Athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Vietnam. ... The first Southeast Asian Peninsular Games was held in Bangkok, Thailand from 12 December - 17 December 1959. ... A BTS skytrain passing the Sathon area of Bangkok. ... The second Southeast Asian Peninsular Games was held in Rangoon, Burma from 11 December - 16 December 1961. ... Yangôn, formerly Rangoon, population 4,504,000 (2001), is the capital of Myanmar. ... ... The third Southeast Asian Peninsular Games was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 14 September - 21 September 1965. ... Nickname: Motto: Maju dan makmur (Malay: Progress and Prosper) Location in Malaysia Coordinates: , Country State Establishment 1857 Granted city status 1974 Government  - Mayor (Datuk Bandar) Datuk Abdul Hakim Borhan From 14 December 2006 Area  - City 243. ... The fourth Southeast Asian Peninsular Games was held in Bangkok, Thailand from 9 December - 16 December 1967. ... A BTS skytrain passing the Sathon area of Bangkok. ... The fifth Southeast Asian Peninsular Games was held in Rangoon, Burma from 6 December - 13 December 1969. ... Yangôn, formerly Rangoon, population 4,504,000 (2001), is the capital of Myanmar. ... The sixth Southeast Asian Peninsular Games was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 6 December - 13 December 1971. ... Nickname: Motto: Maju dan makmur (Malay: Progress and Prosper) Location in Malaysia Coordinates: , Country State Establishment 1857 Granted city status 1974 Government  - Mayor (Datuk Bandar) Datuk Abdul Hakim Borhan From 14 December 2006 Area  - City 243. ... The seventh Southeast Asian Peninsular Games was held in Singapore from 1 September - 8 September 1973. ... The eighth Southeast Asian Peninsular Games was held in Bangkok, Thailand from 9 December - 16 December 1975. ... A BTS skytrain passing the Sathon area of Bangkok. ...

Southeast Asian Games

Year Games Host City Country
1977 IX Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
1979 X Jakarta Indonesia
1981 XI Manila, Laguna, Cebu, Bacolod Philippines
1983 XII Singapore
1985 XIII Bangkok Thailand
1987 XIV Jakarta Indonesia
1989 XV Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
1991 XVI Manila Philippines
1993 XVII Singapore
1995 XVIII Chiang Mai Thailand
1997 XIX Jakarta Indonesia
1999 XX Bandar Seri Begawan Brunei
2001 XXI Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
2003 XXII Hanoi & Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam
2005 XXIII Manila Philippines
2007 XXIV Nakhon Ratchasima Thailand
2009 XXV Vientiane Laos
2011 XXVI Indonesia
2013 XXVII Singapore
2015 XXVIII Malaysia
2017 XXIX Brunei
2019 XXX Philippines

1 Changed name when the Philippines & Indonesia were admitted The 9th Southeast Asian Games were held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 19 December - 26 December 1971. ... Nickname: Motto: Maju dan makmur (Malay: Progress and Prosper) Location in Malaysia Coordinates: , Country State Establishment 1857 Granted city status 1974 Government  - Mayor (Datuk Bandar) Datuk Abdul Hakim Borhan From 14 December 2006 Area  - City 243. ... The tenth Southeast Asian Games was held in Jakarta, Indonesia from 21 September - 30 September 1979. ... This page is about the capital city of Indonesia. ... The 11th Southeast Asian Games were held in Manila, Philippines from December 6, 1981 to December 15, 1981. ... Nickname: Motto: Linisin Ibangon Maynila Map of Metro Manila showing the location of Manila Coordinates: 14°35 N 121° E Country Region Districts 1st to 6th districts of Manila Barangays 897 Incorporated (city) June 10, 1574 Government  - Mayor Alfredo Lim (2007-2010 GO)  - Vice Mayor Isko Moreno (AM/PDP-Laban... Laguna may refer to more than one article: Laguna, a Philipine province; Laguna, Santa Catarina, a city located in southern Brazil; Laguna de Cameros, a municipality in La Rioja, Spain San Cristóbal de La Laguna (also La Laguna), a municipality in the island of Tenerife, province of Santa Cruz... For other uses, see Cebu (disambiguation). ... Bacolod City, or simply Bacolod, is the capital and the largest city of Negros Occidental province in the Philippines. ... The twelfth Southeast Asian Games was held in Singapore from 28 May - 6 June 1983. ... The thirteenth Southeast Asian Games was held in Bangkok, Thailand from 8 December - 17 December 1985. ... A BTS skytrain passing the Sathon area of Bangkok. ... The fourteenth Southeast Asian Games was held in Jakarta, Indonesia from 9 December - 20 December 1987. ... This page is about the capital city of Indonesia. ... The fifthteenth Southeast Asian Games was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 20 August - 31 August 1989. ... Nickname: Motto: Maju dan makmur (Malay: Progress and Prosper) Location in Malaysia Coordinates: , Country State Establishment 1857 Granted city status 1974 Government  - Mayor (Datuk Bandar) Datuk Abdul Hakim Borhan From 14 December 2006 Area  - City 243. ... The sixteenth Southeast Asian Games was held in Manila, the Philippines from 24 November - 3 December 1991. ... Nickname: Motto: Linisin Ibangon Maynila Map of Metro Manila showing the location of Manila Coordinates: 14°35 N 121° E Country Region Districts 1st to 6th districts of Manila Barangays 897 Incorporated (city) June 10, 1574 Government  - Mayor Alfredo Lim (2007-2010 GO)  - Vice Mayor Isko Moreno (AM/PDP-Laban... The 17th Southeast Asian Games were held in Singapore from 12 June to 20 June 1993. ... The eighteenth Southeast Asian Games was held in Chiangmai, Thailand in 1995. ... A street scene in Chiang Mai, showing (centre right), a gate of the old city wall. ... The nineteenth Southeast Asian Games was held in Jakarta, Indonesia from 11 October - 19 October 1997. ... This page is about the capital city of Indonesia. ... The twentieth Southeast Asian Games was held in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam in 1999. ... Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque Bandar Seri Begawan, estimated population 46,229 (1991), is the capital and the royal town of the Sultanate of Brunei. ... The twenty-first Southeast Asian Games was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 8 September - 17 September 2001. ... Nickname: Motto: Maju dan makmur (Malay: Progress and Prosper) Location in Malaysia Coordinates: , Country State Establishment 1857 Granted city status 1974 Government  - Mayor (Datuk Bandar) Datuk Abdul Hakim Borhan From 14 December 2006 Area  - City 243. ... The 22nd Southeast Asian Games were held in Hanoi, Vietnam from 5 December - 13 December 2003. ... Hanoi (Vietnamese: Hà Ná»™i, Hán Tá»±: 河内)  , estimated population 3,145,300 (2005), is the capital of Vietnam. ... “Saigon” redirects here. ... The 23rd Southeast Asian Games (also known as the 2005 SEA Games) was a biannual multi-sport event held in the Philippines from November 27, 2005 to December 5, 2005. ... Nickname: Motto: Linisin Ibangon Maynila Map of Metro Manila showing the location of Manila Coordinates: 14°35 N 121° E Country Region Districts 1st to 6th districts of Manila Barangays 897 Incorporated (city) June 10, 1574 Government  - Mayor Alfredo Lim (2007-2010 GO)  - Vice Mayor Isko Moreno (AM/PDP-Laban... The 24th Southeast Asian Games (also known as SEA Games) will be held in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand from December 6 to December 16, 2007. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Category: ‪Sports stubs‬ ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... The 2011 Southeast Asian Games is scheduled to be held in Singapore assuming as scheduled that the 2009 Southeast Asian Games will be held in Laos. ... The 27th Southeast Asian Games is scheduled to be held in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam in 2013. ...


Hosting Tally

  • 6 times: Thailand+
  • 5 times: Malaysia
  • 4 times: Singapore+; Indonesia+; Philippines+
  • 2 times: Myanmar
  • 1 time: Brunei Darussalam; Vietnam, Laos+

+Upcoming games counted


See also

Basketball was a Southeast Asian Games sport since the 1977 edition. ... The East Asian Games is a multi-sport event held every four years since 1993 among athletes from East Asian countries. ... Asian Games Logo The Asian Games, also called the Asiad, is a multi-sport event held every four years among athletes from all over Asia. ...

External links

  • Olympic Council of Asia Regional Hosting List
  • Southeast Asian Games Information
  • Singapore 2013

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2005 Southeast Asian Games - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (306 words)
The 23rd Southeast Asian Games will be held in the Philippines from November 27 to December 5, 2005, although events in Men's Football starts on 20 November, Water Polo on 21 November, Women's Football on 23 November.
This is the third SEA Games to be hosted by Philippines, the last two were held in 1991 and 1981.
The Southeast Asian Games Federation, through the recommendation of the Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee (PHILSOC), decided to exclude Basketball, a popular sport in the Philippines, from the competitions due to the decision of FIBA to ban the host country to participate in any international competitions of the sport.
Southeast Asian Games 2005 - Wikipedia (112 words)
Southeast Asian Games 2005 (SEA Games XXIII) akan diadakan di Filipina dari tanggal 27 November sampai 5 Desember 2005.
Ini adalah ketiga kalinya SEA Games diadakan di Filipina, yang pertama pada tahun 1981 dan yang kedua pada 1991.
SEA Games XXIII akan mempertandingkan 41 cabang olahraga dalam lebih dari 395 ajang.
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