Brussels 1953

Location:Brussels, Belgium
Opening Date:15 Aug 1953
Closing Date:19 Aug 1953
Nations:7
Athletes:25
     Men:17
     Women:8

Mr. Eugène Rubens-Alcais, the founding President of CISS retired as the President following the 12th Congress here after 29 years.

This was the last time that the Winter and Summer Games coincided in the same year.

Countries participated:

CountryMenWomenTotal
Flag: Belgium Belgium336
Flag: Denmark Denmark213
Flag: France France516
Flag: Great Britain Great Britain235
Flag: Norway Norway101
Flag: Sweden Sweden101
Flag: United States United States303
17825