Southeast Asian Games


Southeast Asian Games

Infobox Sporting Event Organization
name = Southeast Asian Games


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caption = The Southeast Asian Games Federation logo and flag; the ten circles represent the ten ASEAN nations.
abbreviation = SEA Games
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formation = 12-17 December, 1959 Bangkok, Thailand
recurrence = 2 years
last = 6-15 December, 2007 Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
purpose =
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leader_title = executive organizing committee
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website = [http://www.2007seagames.com/eng/Organization/Emblem/tabid/187/Default.aspx 2007 SEA Games]
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The Southeast Asian Games (also known as the SEA Games), is a biennial 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.

Participant Countries

Gold medal tally

Over-all Champions
*"9 times": INA
*"4 times": THA
*"1 time" : MAS, VIE, PHI

2nd Gold Tally

*"9 times": THA
*"3 times": MAS
*"2 times": INA, PHI

3rd Gold Tally

*"6 times": PHI
*"3 times": INA, THA
*"2 times": VIE
*"1 time": MYA, MAS

NOTE:Winning tallies only includes the results from Southeast Asian Games or SEA Games since 1977.

All-time medal count

:"As of the 2007 Southeast Asian Games."

*1 Competed as Malaya in the inaugural games until 1961.
*2 The Republic of South Vietnam was dissolved in July 1976 when it merged with the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) to become the Socialist Republic of Vietnam also known as Vietnam. Therefore, the medal counts for this country are considered to be as until 1975. International Olympic Committee (IOC) is not using codes for South Vietnam anymore after unifying with North Vietnam.
*3 Competed as Cambodia, Kampuchea, and Khmer Republic.
*4 In 1989 edition, a unified Vietnam re-join the games with new name and new flag. Medals made by South Vietnam are already combined here. "See table tally above for South Vietnam."
*5 Competed as Burma until 1985; The City of Chonburi and Bangkok are among the places were the 24th SEA Games held; SEA Games 2011 is going to be hosted by Indonesia and according to the reports aside from Jakarta there are three cities will be involved in this event, they are (Bandung, Palembang, Semarang)

ee also

*East Asian Games
*Asian Games

References

External links

* [http://www.ocasia.org/regional_games.asp Olympic Council of Asia Regional Hosting List]
* [http://www.internationalgames.net/seagames.htm Southeast Asian Games Information]
* [http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/singaporelocalnews/view/229330/1/.html Singapore 2013]


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