Here, you will be able to access all the data regarding previous events: results, photos & videos, press releases, economic impact reports and event presentations

Games date
9 August - 22 August 1998

Number of sport categories
28 sports

Number of participants


Portland held the World Masters Games from August 9 to August 22, 1998. The city hosted 11.400 athletes from 102 countries. They competed in 28 different sports. The Motto was "The global celebration of sport for life". Specialty was also media coverage highlighted by four hours of prime time coverage on ESPN.

Photos and videos

Below, you fill find a selection of photos taken during the event. Follow the links to access and download all pictures and videos. The pictures are sorted by events and sports.


Below, you can download final reports and/or economic impact reports to get a better understanding of the event or find key numbers and figures.

Press releases

Below, you can download press releases and newsletters from the event.