The East Asian Games is a multi-sport event held every four years since 1993 among athletes from East Asian countries.
In order to participate, all athletes must be entered by their National Olympic Committee.
There are 10 countries invited to participate, representing for the most part countries and territories form the northern part of East Asia, members of OCA:
China, Guam, Hong Kong, Japan, Kazakhstan, DPR Korea (North Korea), Korea (South Korea), Macau, Mongolia, Chinese Taipei.
|2017||7th East Asian Games, Nagoya (JPN) No Equestrian Sports|
|2013||6th East Asian Games, Tianjin (China)|
|2009||5th East Asian Games, Hong Kong (Hong Kong)|
|2005||4th East Asian Games, Macau (China)|
|2001||3rd East Asian Games, Osaka (Japan)n (Korea)|
|1997||2nd East Asian Games, Pusa|
|1993||1st East Asian Games, Shanghai (China)|