In Deaflympics 2017 holding in Samsun on 18-30 July, which sports have how many participant athletes became clear. The highest participation in individual sports is bowling, in team sports is football.

With more than 3,000 athletes and over 5,000 participants from 96 countries, Deaflympics 2017 will organize the most crowded event of the history. The distribution of the athletes who will compete in Samsun became clear.

In the Games, the highest participation in individual sports will be bowling. Since 1997, Deaflympics has found its place in this branch of Samsun'da İlkadım Bowling Hall, Turkey's largest bowling hall is also feature.

İlkadım Bowling Hall which has the title of "biggest bowling hall in Turkey" is built in Samsun for this sport which has found its place in the Deaflympics since 1997.

A total of 172 athletes including men from 28 different countries and women from 20 different countries will compete in bowling. In the individual category, bowling is followed by Athletics 100 meter races with 134 athletes, and table tennis with 124 athletes.

The most crowded group will be in football. There will be a total of 482 players in Deaflympics, which will have 22 teams including 16 men and 6 women teams.

The Games will be hosted in three different stadiums which are the 19 Mayıs Stadium, Çarşamba Stadium and Bafra Stadium. In team sports, football is followed by basketball with 271 athletes and volleyball with 238 athletes.

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