Taipei 2009 - Volleyball

Location:Taipei, Chinese Taipei
Opening Date:05 Sep 2009
Closing Date:15 Sep 2009
Official Games Site

Taipei, the biggest city of Taiwan, has been selected to be the host of the 21st Summer Deaflympics. In the meanwhile, this is the milestone that the first Summer Deaflympics to be held in Asia. For this breaking point, Taipei City Government reconstructs the forty-year-old stadium and other venues to make their best effort to fit the standards.

Judo, Karate, and Taekwondo have been added in the Deaflympic sports competition program.

Gabor Mathe of Hungary received a $5000 Fair Play Award from Widex.

Countries participated:

Flag: Argentina Argentina01010
Flag: Belarus Belarus01010
Flag: Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei11011
Flag: Fiji Fiji707
Flag: Germany Germany12012
Flag: Iran Iran12012
Flag: Italy Italy01111
Flag: Japan Japan121325
Flag: Poland Poland12012
Flag: Russian Federation Russian Federation131427
Flag: Turkey Turkey12012
Flag: Ukraine Ukraine131326
Flag: United States United States01212
Flag: Venezuela Venezuela12012