The World Masters Games are an international multi-sport athletic competition held every four years by the International Masters Games Association (IMGA) for athletes over the age of 30 and into their middle age and senior years.
The games are held in the year following the Olympics. The first World Masters Games were held in 1985 in Toronto, Canada. The latest Games (the 9th hosting) took place in Auckland, New Zealand, in the year 2017.
The 10th commemorative games will be held mainly in the Kansai area, making it the first WMG in Asia.
Tottori Prefecture will host four official sports (archery, cycling, judo, and ground golf), and cycling races will take place in Kurayoshi City. The track events will be held at Kurayoshi Cycling Track, and the road races will be held at the Kurayoshi-Hokuei Special Road Course. Kurayoshi-Hokuei Municipal Cycling Organizing Committee of WMG 2021 KANSAI will keep providing information on the preparation status and events related to the Games.