Yannick Wilhelmi represents Switzerland at World Games in USA

July 19 2022

Yannick Wilhelmi represented Switzerland at the recent World Games which were staged at the University of Alabama Recreation Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA.

Seeded 9/16, Yannick defeated Harley Lam of Hong Kong 9-11 12-10 11-3 before being denied a quarter-final place by the eventual Gold Medal Winner Victor Crouin of France.

The World Games is an 11-day international multi-sport event organised with the support of the International Olympic Committee. Held the year following the Summer Olympic Games, the World Games 2022 showcased a New Generation of Global Sports with over 3,600 elite athletes from over 100 countries competing for gold in more than 30 of the fastest growing sports in the world.