2017 Island Games

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2017 Island Games
2017 Island Games logo.png
Host  Gotland
Teams participating 23 islands
Athletes participating ~3,000
Events 14 sports
Opening ceremony 24 June 2017
Closing ceremony 30 June 2017
Main venue Gutavallen
Website 2017 Island Games
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The XVII Island Games (also known as the 2017 NatWest Island Games for sponsorship reasons) was held in Gotland, Sweden, from 24 June to 30 June 2017. This was the second time that the island has hosted the games, the first being in 1999.

Participating islands[edit]

23 island entities of the IIGA, from Europe, South Atlantic and the Caribbean area, competed in these Games.[1] Rhodes originally planned to take part, but later withdrew on 31 May 2017 due to the financial situation in Greece.[2]

Sports[edit]

Numbers in parentheses indicate the number of medal events contested in each sport.

Medal table[edit]

Updated at June 30, 2017

Key:

  The host country is highlighted in lavender blue
Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Isle of Man 39 36 26 101
2  Faroe Islands 30 27 30 87
3  Jersey 29 21 35 85
4  Guernsey 27 35 32 94
5  Gotland 23 19 20 62
6  Saaremaa 17 8 7 32
7  Western Isles 10 3 1 14
8  Åland Islands 9 4 14 27
9  Isle of Wight 7 12 7 26
10  Cayman Islands 7 10 8 25
11  Gibraltar 6 8 12 26
12 Menorca Menorca 6 6 8 20
13  Shetland Islands 4 5 5 14
14  Bermuda 2 13 7 22
15 Saint Helena St. Helena 2 1 2 5
16  Orkney 2 0 5 7
17  Greenland 1 5 0 6
18 Anglesey Ynys Môn 1 4 4 9
19  Hitra 1 1 2 4
20  Falkland Islands 0 0 1 1
 Sark 0 0 1 1
22  Alderney 0 0 0 0
 Frøya 0 0 0 0
Total 223 218 227 668

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