Helsinki 1961

Location:Helsinki, Finland
Opening Date:06 Aug 1961
Closing Date:10 Aug 1961
Nations:5
Athletes:10
     Men:10
     Women:0

Athletes from Canada and Turkey participated in the 9th Games for the first time.   The highlighted athletes of the whole Games were two women, gymnast Svetlana Slepneva and sprinter Klavidia Pavlunina.  They won five and three golds in their respective disciplines. 

Countries participated:

CountryMenWomenTotal
Flag: Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia101
Flag: France France101
Flag: Great Britain Great Britain303
Flag: Italy Italy404
Flag: Romania Romania101
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