Air sports with the discipline parachuting were introduced as World Games sports at the World Games 1997 in Lahti. At the 2013 World Games in Cali, paragliding was introduced.

Parachuting

Men

Accuracy Landing

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1997 Lahti  Ivan Hovorka (CZE)  Chen Junbo (CHN)  Oleg Fomin (BLR)

Freestyle

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1997 Lahti  Saudi Arabia (KSA)  United States (USA)  France (FRA)
2001 Akita  United States (USA)  France (FRA)  United States (USA)

Women

Accuracy Landing

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1997 Lahti  Irena Avbelj (SLO)  Lai Xiaoli (CHN)  Monika Filipowska (POL)

Freestyle

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1997 Lahti  United States (USA)  Japan (JPN)   Switzerland (SUI)
2001 Akita  Italy (ITA)  Japan (JPN)  Italy (ITA)

Mixed

Accuracy Landing

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2001 Akita  Marco Pflüger (GER)  Wang Jianming (CHN)  Wei Ning (CHN)
2005 Duisburg  István Asztalos (HUN)  Stefan Wiesner (GER)  Savas Kocyigit (TUR)
2009 Kaohsiung  Stefan Wiesner (GER)  Robert Juris (SVK)  Liubov Ekshikeeva (RUS)

Canopy Formation, 2-way

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2009 Kaohsiung  United States (USA)  Russia (RUS)  Australia (AUS)

Canopy Piloting

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2005 Duisburg  Jason Moledzki (CAN)  Shannon Pilcher (USA)  Clint Clawson (USA)
2009 Kaohsiung  Jason Moledzki (CAN)  Nicholas Batsch (USA)  Marat Leiras (BRA)
2013 Cali  Curtis Bartholomew (USA)  Thomas Dellibac (USA)  Pablo Hernández (ESP)
2017 Wrocław  Nicolas Batsch (USA)  Curtis Bartholomew (USA)  Cornelia Mihai (UAE)

Formation Skydiving, 4-way

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1997 Lahti  United States (USA)  France (FRA)  South Africa (RSA)
2001 Akita  United States (USA)  Norway (NOR)  France (FRA)
2005 Duisburg  United States (USA)  Russia (RUS)  Italy (ITA)
2009 Kaohsiung  United States (USA)  Russia (RUS)  France (FRA)

Freeflying

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2005 Duisburg  France (FRA)  Germany (GER)  United States (USA)
2009 Kaohsiung  France (FRA)  Norway (NOR)  Great Britain (GBR)

Freestyle

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2005 Duisburg  Denmark (DEN)  France (FRA)  Japan (JPN)

Paragliding

Men

Accuracy Landing

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2013 Cali  Matjaz Feraric (SLO)  Thomas Lednik (CZE)  Tanapat Luangiam (THA)

Women

Accuracy Landing

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2013 Cali  Jolanta Romanenko (LTU)  Nunnapat Phuchong (THA)  Milica Marinkovic (SRB)

Paramotoring

Mixed

Paramotor Slalom

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2017 Wrocław  Wojciech Bogda (POL)  Kittiphob Phrommat (THA)  Marcin Bernat (POL)

Gliding

Mixed

Glider Aerobatics

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2017 Wrocław  Ference Toth (HUN)  Luca Bertossio (ITA)  Eugen Schaal (GER)