Helsinki 1961

Location:Helsinki, Finland
Opening Date:06 Aug 1961
Closing Date:10 Aug 1961
Nations:5
Athletes:46
     Men:46
     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: Denmark Denmark808
Flag: Germany Germany909
Flag: Hungary Hungary11011
Flag: Netherlands Netherlands10010
Flag: Poland Poland808
46046