World Hot Air Ballooning Championships

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World Hot Air Ballooning Championships is main ballooning championships in the World. Organized by Fédération Aéronautique Internationale.

Championships[edit]

Men's[edit]

Year City Country Date Venue No. of
Athletes
No. of
Nations
1973 Albuquerque  United States February 10 - 17 32 14
1975 Albuquerque  United States October 2 - 12 34 15
1977 Castle Howard  Great Britain September 10 - 18 51 22
1979 Uppsala  Sweden January 3 - 9 33 16
1981 Battle Creek  United States June 20 - 28 82 21
1983 Nantes  France August 28 - September 7 70 20
1985 Battle Creek  United States July 12 - 20 98 23
1987 Schielleiten/Stubenberg  Austria September 5 - 12 71 24
1989 Saga Prefecture  Japan November 18 - 27 102 25
1991 St. Jean-sur-Richelieu  Canada August 10 - 18 101 26
1993 Larochette  Luxembourg August 12 - 22 101 32
1995 Battle Creek  United States June 30 - July 8 86 32
1997 Saga Prefecture  Japan November 15 - 27 112 38
1999 Bad Waltersdorf  Austria August 28 - September 5 90 35
2002 Chatellerault  France August 23 - September 1 99 36
2004 Mildura  Australia June 26 - July 3 87 32
2006 Tochigi  Japan November 18 - 25 62 31
2008 Hofkirchen  Austria September 13 - 20 102 33
2010 Debrecen  Hungary October 2 - 10 118 31
2012 Battle Creek  United States August 17 - 25 99
2014 Rio Claro  Brazil July 17 - 27 59 21
2016 Saga Prefecture  Japan October 30 - November 7

Women's[edit]

Year City Country Date Venue No. of
Athletes
No. of
Nations
2014 Leszno  Poland September 8 - 13
2016 Birštonas  Lithuania

All-time medal table[edit]

Updated after 2014 Men's Championships.
Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States 14 10 6 30
2  Germany 2 4 2 8
3  Great Britain 2 2 1 5
4  France 1 1 2 4
5  Australia 1 0 2 3
6  Japan 1 0 1 2
7  Sweden 0 2 3 5
8  Austria 0 1 1 2
9  Russia 0 1 0 1
10  Lithuania 0 0 1 1
  Switzerland 0 0 1 1
 Brazil 0 0 1 1
Total 21 21 21 63

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