The world’s best athletes from each side sport will compete, with ANOC optimistic of strong representation from every Olympic continent.

Approximately

1360+

of the world’s best athletes

16

Disciplines

14

Beach and water sports on side-by-side fields

Sports Programme

The sports programme comprises 16 disciplines in 14 sports, all selected for their appeal to youth audiences.

  • Triathlon – Aquathlon
  • Basketball – Basketball 3X3
  • Sports Climbing – Bouldering
  • Handball – Beach Handball
  • Karate – Individual Kata
  • Sailing – Kitefoil Racing
  • Skateboarding – Park
  • Football - Beach soccer
  • Surfing – Shortboard
  • Surfing – Longboard
  • Swimming – Open Water 5km
  • Tennis – Beach Tennis
  • Beach Volleyball – 4x4
  • Waterskiing – Waterski Jump
  • Waterskiing – Wakeboard
  • Wrestling – Beach Wrestling