ASEAN Para Games Logo
|First event||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 25–30 October 2001|
|Occur every||2 years|
|Last event||Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar on 14–20 January 2014|
The ASEAN Para Games is a biannual multi-sport event held after every Southeast Asian Games for ASEAN athletes with physical disabilities. The games are participated by the 11 countries located in Southeast Asia. The Para Games, patterned after the Paralympic Games, are played by physically challenged athletes with mobility disabilities, visual disabilities, who are amputees and those with cerebral palsy.
The ASEAN ParaGames is under the regulation of the ASEAN Para Sports Federation (APSF). The games are hosted by the same country where the SEA Games took place.
- Future Games
- Recently concluded
- Previous Games
- 7th ASEAN Para Games – Naypyidaw, Myanmar from 14–20 January 2014.
- 6th ASEAN Para Games – Solo, Indonesia from 15–20 December 2011.
- 5th ASEAN Para Games originally scheduled for Laos, was instead held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 15–19 August 2009.
- The Sailing event held in Port Dickson was a full medal sport.
- Selected to host the 2009 SEA Games, Laos begged off from hosting the 5th ASEAN ParaGames due to financial difficulty and inexperience in providing necessary support for athletes with disabilities. This edition of the Para Games was also notable for being launched into action 5 months ahead of the 2009 Sea Games.
- The Paralympic shooting event was a full medal sport.
- Sailing introduced as a demo sport.
- Wheelchair basketball and Wheelchair tennis was played for the first time.
- Timor Leste was formally included in the Games increasing its member countries to eleven.
- The 1st ASEAN Para Games – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 25–30 October 2001, was the initial major sports event of the ASEAN Para Sports Federation (APSF).
- The APSF was conceived in the special meeting of the National Paralympic Committee of the ASEAN countries during the 10th Malaysian Paralympiad and the ASEAN Cities Invitational. The ASEAN Para Games, the "parallel" sports event for the disabled after every Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games), was patterned after the Paralympics and the FESPIC Games.
- To promote friendship and solidarity among persons with disabilities in the ASEAN region through sports;
- To promote and develop sports for the differently abled;
- To rehabilitate and integrate persons with disability into mainstream society through sports.
The design shows the Asean logo positioned with the symbol and image of Paralympic and a victory laurel.
|Code||Nation / IOC designation||First use||ISO–code||Notes|
|BRU|| 23x15px Brunei
(IOC designation: Brunei Darussalam)
|INA||Template:Country data Indonesia||1956||IDN||IHO 1952|
|LAO|| 23x15px Laos
(IOC designation: Lao People's Democratic Republic)
|MYA||23x15px Burma||1996||MMR||BIR 1948–1992|
|TLS||23x15px Timor-Leste||2004||TLS||IOA 2000|
|VIE|| 23x15px Vietnam
(IOC designation: Viet Nam)
- Target Shooting
- Table tennis
- Wheelchair Basketball
- Wheelchair Tennis
- Wheelchair Volleyball
|Year||Games||Host City||File:Gold medal icon.svg Winner||File:Gold medal icon.svg 2nd place||File:Gold medal icon.svg 3rd place|
|2001||I||23x15px Kuala Lumpur||23x15px Malaysia (132)||23x15px Thailand (130)||23x15px Myanmar (38)|
|2003||II||23x15px Hanoi1||23x15px Thailand (101)||23x15px Vietnam (81)||23x15px Malaysia (54)|
|2005||III||23x15px Manila||23x15px Thailand (139)||23x15px Vietnam (80)||23x15px Malaysia (75)|
|2008||IV||23x15px Nakhon Ratchasima||23x15px Thailand (256)||23x15px Malaysia (81)||23x15px Vietnam (78)|
|2009||V||23x15px Kuala Lumpur2||23x15px Thailand (157)||23x15px Malaysia (94)||23x15px Vietnam (73)|
|2011||VI||Template:Country data Indonesia Solo||23x15px Thailand (126)||Template:Country data Indonesia (113)||23x15px Malaysia (51)|
|2014||VII||23x15px Nay Pyi Taw||Template:Country data Indonesia (99)||23x15px Thailand (96)||23x15px Malaysia (50)|
|2017||IX||23x15px Kuala Lumpur|
Gold medal tally
|Country||File:Gold medal icon.svg Champions||File:Gold medal icon.svg 2nd place||File:Gold medal icon.svg 3rd place|
|23x15px Thailand||5 Times||2 Times||–|
|23x15px Malaysia||1 Times||2 Times||4 Times|
|Template:Country data Indonesia||1 Times||1 Times||–|
|23x15px Vietnam||–||2 Times||2 Times|
|23x15px Myanmar||–||–||1 Times|
|Country||Event Hosted||Year Hosted|
|23x15px Malaysia||3||2001, 20091, (2017)|
|Template:Country data Indonesia||1||2011|
1 Laos was to host the 5th ASEAN ParaGames but cancelled.
- 6th ASEAN PARA GAMES 2011 Solo - Jawa Tengah
- 5th Asean Para Games official launch
- SEAGames website
- 4th ASEAN ParaGames website
- ASEAN Para Sports Federation