Copenhagen 1949

Location:Copenhagen, Denmark
Opening Date:12 Aug 1949
Closing Date:16 Aug 1949
Nations:9
Athletes:46
     Men:31
     Women:15

The International Silent Games made a big comeback despite a 10-year hiatus due to World War II.  Almost 100 more athletes participated than the last one in 1939.   Basketball and water polo were added for the first time into the Games.

 

Countries participated:

CountryMenWomenTotal
Flag: Belgium Belgium303
Flag: Denmark Denmark7714
Flag: Finland Finland101
Flag: France France606
Flag: Italy Italy101
Flag: Netherlands Netherlands448
Flag: Norway Norway336
Flag: Sweden Sweden516
Flag: Switzerland Switzerland101
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