2011 By The Numbers



Mon Jan 02, 2012

With a new year upon us, the Huntsman World Senior Games continues to move forward with a commitment to provide the best possible Games experience in the World.  But before we leave the 25th anniversary year completely behind, we thought you might find it interesting to know some of the statistics for the season. 

Here is the 2011 Games By the Numbers:

The Games

Number of Sports: 27
Number of Venue Sites Used: 76
Number of Softball Teams: 316
Number of Volleyball Teams: 168
Number of Basketball Teams: 89
Number of Medals Awarded: 7,679
Number of Records Set: 192

The Athletes

Total Number of Athletes: 9,986 (Second highest attendance ever)
First Year Participants: 2.308
Average Age: 64.8
Gender Breakdown
                Men: 64.5%
                Women: 35.5%
International Participation: 15.5%
Countries Represented: 24
Armenia
Australia
Barbados
Bermuda
Bolivia
Brazil
Canada
China
Columbia (First Year)
Costa Rica (First Year)
Germany
Ireland
Israel
Japan
Mexico
Norway
Philippines
Russia
St. Vincent
Trinidad
Ukraine
United Kingdom
United States
Venezuela

Countries Represented Since 1987: 65

States Represented: All 50 United States

We here at the Games express our heartfelt appreciation to those athletes, sponsors and volunteers who made this 25th year so amazing.