Brussels 1953

Location:Brussels, Belgium
Opening Date:15 Aug 1953
Closing Date:19 Aug 1953
Nations:12
Athletes:68
     Men:49
     Women:19

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: Austria Austria213
Flag: Belgium Belgium617
Flag: Denmark Denmark6410
Flag: France France527
Flag: Germany Germany9514
Flag: Great Britain Great Britain404
Flag: Italy Italy213
Flag: Netherlands Netherlands549
Flag: Norway Norway112
Flag: Sweden Sweden606
Flag: Switzerland Switzerland202
Flag: United States United States101
491968