The opening ceremony of the 9th World Games in Cali, Colombia took place in front of 35,000 spectators in the sold-out stadium on the evening of 25 July, another 40,000 watching the event on a large screen outside the stadium, and hundreds of thousands of Caleños celebrating the opening of the event in the streets. It’s the 1st time this multi-sport event is held on the South American continent.
The 4,500 athletes and officials coming from 101 countries from all over the world will participate in competitions in 31 sports till August 4th.
The korfball event will start July 31st and the finals will be played August 4th
Frans Walvis2013-07-26 09:52:042013-07-26 09:52:04Opening ceremony World Games 2013