16th Winter Deaflympics: 24 countries with 584 athletes & officials

Frederick MD, USA - It is with great pleasure to share with members and readers about what will take place during the 16th Winter Deaflympics in Salt Lake City.

According to the final entry forms received on 19 January 2007, a total of 584 athletes and officials from 24 countries have confirmed their participation in the 16th Winter Deaflympics, from the 1st to 10th of February.

The 40th edition of ICSD Congress, to be held on 1-2 February prior to the opening of the Winter Deaflympics, will have the largest number of delegation ever to attend the winter edition with 63 countries expected.

Daily results and highlights can be viewed at www.deaflympics.tv, starting on 1 February.

Let us all enjoy the Games!

By Secretariat