The World Masters Games is officially the world’s largest mass-participated international sports event. It takes place every four years, attracting tens of thousands of athletes to new locations. Governed by the International Masters Games Association (IMGA), the World Masters Games is open to sports people of all abilities and most ages – the minimum age criterion ranges between 25 and 35 years depending on the sport.
Since the 1998 World Masters Games in Portland, golf has been on the IMGA Masters Games Sport Program in Melbourne, Sydney, Lignano, Torino, Vancouver and Auckland.
In addition to the World Masters Games, IMGA also organises the European Masters Games, Pan American Masters Games and Asia-Pacific Masters Games.
For additional information, visit the IMGA website.
2023 Asia Pacific Masters Games will take place from 15 to 17 May 2023, in Jeonbuk, South Korea. The golf competitions will be held at the Gunsan Country Club.
2023 European Masters Games will be held in Tampere, Finland from 26 June to 9 July 2023.
For additional information, visit the EMG 2023 website.
2024 Pan-American Masters Games (PAMG) will be held in Cleveland, USA from 12 to 23 July 2024. Official Games dates and sport competitions will be announced at a later date.
2025 World Masters Games have been awarded to Taipei City. The event will take place from 17 to 30 May 2025. Official Games dates and sport competitions will be announced at a later date.