Stamps on Abidjan Games – Ivory Coast 1961.

Stamps on Abidjan Games – Ivory Coast 1961.

Ivory Coast issued a set of stamps on Abidjan Games on 23 Dec 1961. The stamps feature

5 CFA –  Swimming

I COAST SWIMMING
IVORY COAST 1961- ABIDJAN GAMES

 

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Stamps on World Pentathlon Championships– Germany – 2007.

Stamps on World Pentathlon Championships– Germany – 2007.

Germany has issued a 145c+55c  stamp on  World Pentathlon Championships on 08 Feb 2007. These Championships were held in Berlin from 18 to 21 Aug 2007. The stamp features Freestyle Swimming.

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

GERMANY SPORTS SWIMMING
GERMANY 2007- WORLD PENTATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS -SWIMMING.

Stamps on Anthony Nesty -Suriname – 1988.

Stamps on Anthony Nesty -Suriname  – 1988.

Suriname issued a Stamp on Anthony Nesty (born 25 Nov 1967)- the 100m Butterfly Gold Medallist at 1988 Seoul Olympics on 01 Nov 1988.

SURINAM
SURINAM 1988-ANTHONY NESTY -1988 OLYMPICS GOLD MEDALLIST.

 

Stamps on 10th Pan American Games 1987- Surinam

Stamps on 10th Pan American Games 1987- Surinam

Pan American Games are held every four years for the nations of the Americas. They are held one year prior to the Summer Olympic Games.

-The 10th Pan American Games were held in Indianapolis Indiana USA  from 07 Aug to 23 Aug 1987. Over 4,300 athletes from 38 Countries participated in 30 Sports and 140 events.

Surinam issued a set of three Stamps on 03 Jun 1987.

90c – Football      110c- Swimming      150c- Basketball

SURINAME PAN AMERICAN GAMES
SURINAME 1987- 10TH PAN AMERICAN GAMES

Stamps of Taiwan on Sports – 1960.

Stamps of Taiwan on Sports – 1960.

Taiwan (ROC) issued a set of six stamps on Sports on 25 Dec 1960.A FDC is listed.It has a special football cancellation.

The sports featured on stamps are

NT$ 0.50  Diving-Print run 1,400,000     NT$ 0.80 – Discus Throw -Print run 2,000,000

NT$ 2.00- Basketball -Print run 2,000,000       NT$ 2.50 – Soceer-Print run 1,000,000

NT$ 3.00 – Hurdling- Print run 1,000,000          NT$ 3.20 -Runner-Print run 600,000.

TAIWAN FDC SPORTS
TAIWAN FDC 1960 -SPORTS

Third South Pacific Games – Souvenir Booklet Papua New Guinea 1969.

Third South Pacific Games – Souvenir Booklet Papua New Guinea 1969.

The Pacific Games (earlier called South Pacific Games) are held every four years for countries around the South Pacific Ocean. The First Games were held in 1963 and the sixteenth edition will be held in Apia Samoa in July 2019.

The Third South Pacific Games were held in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea from 13-25 Aug 1969. Papua New Guinea issued a set of three stamps to mark the games. The stamps were issued on 13 Aug 1969. The stamp features “Fireball” Class Sailboat.A Souvenir Booklet issued is listed.

5c – “Fireball” Class Sailboat

10c -Swimming Pool

20c – Games Arena Konedobu

PNG 3RD S PAC GAMES BKLET
PAPUA NEW GUINEA SOUVENIR BOOKLET 1969- 3RD SOUTH PACIFIC GAMES.
PNG 3RD S PAC GAMES BKLET FRONT
PAPUA NEW GUINEA SOUVENIR BOOKLET 1969- 3RD SOUTH PACIFIC GAMES.

Stamps on Sports – Guernsey 1986

Stamps on Sports – Guernsey 1986

Guernsey issued a set of six stamps on Sports on 24 July 1986. The Sports featured on stamps are

10p – Bowling           14p – Cricket              22p – Women’s Squash

28p – Women’s Field Hockey      31p – Swimming     34p- Rifle Shooting.

GUERNSEY 86 SPORTS
GUERNSEY FDC 1986 -SPORTS