2021 Southeast Asian Games

The 2021 Southeast Asian Games, officially known as the 31st Southeast Asian Games or 31st SEA Games and also known as Vietnam 2021, is a biennial regional multi-sport event currently held from 12 to 23 May 2022 in Hanoi, Vietnam. Originally scheduled to take place from 21 November to 2 December 2021, it was rescheduled as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic in Vietnam.[2] The competition features 40 sports, mainly those played at the Olympic Games.[3][4] This is the second time that Vietnam has hosted the Southeast Asian Games, having previously hosted the 2003 edition.

XXXI Southeast Asian Games
Host cityHanoi, Vietnam
Motto"For a Stronger Southeast Asia" (Vietnamese: Vì một Đông Nam Á mạnh mẽ hơn)[1]
Organizer(s) Vietnam
Nations participating11
Athletes participating5,467
Events526 in 40 sports
Opening ceremony12 May 2022
Closing ceremony23 May 2022
Officially opened byNguyễn Xuân Phúc
President of Vietnam
Athlete's OathVũ Thành An
Judge's OathPhan Thị Ngọc Linh
Torch lighterQuách Thị Lan
Main venueMỹ Đình National Stadium
WebsiteOfficial website

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