The information presented below is a guide to the format of the games played in 1998 in Jeux Sans Frontières and how points were awarded in each event. Seven teams took part in the series this year - and they were vying with each other to achieve the highest score that was ever possible in Jeux Sans Frontières: 112 points!


Game Details:

Points Allocation:

No. of Games per Event:
15 + Fil Rouge

No. of Competing Teams per Event: 7

Teams missed one game each.

7 Games + Fil Rouge with 7 teams:
7pts, 6pts, 5pts, 4pts, 3pts, 2pts, 1pt

7 Games with 6 teams:
6pts, 5pts, 4pts, 3pts, 2pts, 1pt

Game 15 with 7 teams:
14pts, 12pts, 10pts, 8pts, 6pts, 4pts, 2pts

Joker & Election Game: Scoring Limits:

Joker Value: Double points

To be played:
Once in games with 6 teams.

No Election Game in these events.

Highest Achievable Score: 112pts

Lowest Achievable Score: 17pts

Team Colours for Jeux Sans Frontières 1998:

France: Light Blue
Dark Blue
Hungary: Yellow
Italy: White

Netherlands: Orange
Switzerland: Red