Helsinki 1961

Location:Helsinki, Finland
Opening Date:06 Aug 1961
Closing Date:10 Aug 1961

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:

Flag: Austria Austria303
Flag: Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia505
Flag: Finland Finland505
Flag: France France101
Flag: Germany Germany303
Flag: Iran Iran101
Flag: Italy Italy303
Flag: Sweden Sweden303
Flag: Switzerland Switzerland202
Flag: Yugoslavia Yugoslavia101