The first Hampton International Games was hosted in T&T on 17th July, 1960 at the Queen's Park Savannah. This game included flat races, basketball, and netball. The very first event was 100m flat race for women. Each year these games are hosted by Hampton Athletic Club which has been in existence since 1955. The sponsors of the first Hampton International Games were:
Hampton International Games continues to be a well-rounded and successful event. A perfect way to enhance our tourist attraction for our lovely country, Trinidad and Tobago.