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
5 October - 13 October 2002

Number of sport categories
26 sports

Number of participants


Melbourne held World Masters Games from October 5 to October 13, 2002. There were 24.886 athletes from 98 countries. They competed in 26 different sports. The Motto was "The biggest multi-sport festival on Earth". The free entry to the ceremony helped to attract the 32.000 spectators.

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.