The XIII Asian Games (aka Asiad 98) was held in Bangkok, Thailand from 6 to 20 December 1998. This is the largest Asian Games to he held in this millennium, with 9,469 athletes and officials from over 41 countries participating. The Games went smoothly without any major problem in the spirit of the motto: Friendship Beyond Frontiers. This is also the last Asian Games to be hosted this century. The next one, the XIV Asian Games at Seoul, South Korea will take place in 2002.
Sadec.com provided daily coverage of the Games as the events unfolded. The Games are over now, but as a service to our visitors, we will continue to retain the games schedule, detailed daily results, detailed results of all events as archives for your reference. The photo gallery is our tribute to the greatness of the meet.
We congratulate all athelete who have won the 1226 medals at this Asian Games. In honor of the gold medallists, we have published their names in our gallery of honor.
We hope you have all enjoyed it as much as we have in celebrating the last exciting Games this millennium. See you at the next Asian Games in Pusan, South Korea 2002.