What are the Asian Games?
The Asian Games are a monumental continental multi-sport event, where Asian countries battle it out in 40 different sports to win as many medals as they can to put their country at the top of the rankings. For some sports, it also serves as an Olympic qualifier. The event is currently in full swing from September 23rd (21st for sailing), with the closing ceremony scheduled for October 8th at the Hangzhou Sports Park Stadium.
The sailing races took place in the waters of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China.
For the full list of medals per country visit: The Asian Games official website
This prestigious gathering marks the 110th anniversary since the start of this continental event, which first started in 1913, with the Far Eastern Championship Games. As the event nears its conclusion, and with the sailing medals already being assigned, the world has witnessed an incredible display of athleticism, skill, and sportsmanship.