Sofia 1993

Location:Sofia, Bulgaria
Opening Date:24 Jul 1993
Closing Date:02 Aug 1993
Nations:52
Athletes:1680
     Men:1296
     Women:384

The number of athletic participants of 1,679 in the Sofia games was a great leap, finally breaking the record that Köln had held since 1981.  Also the record was broken for the highest number of nations represented in this Games: 52 nations from the previous record of 32 in 1977.

 

Countries participated:

CountryMenWomenTotal
Flag: Algeria Algeria11011
Flag: Australia Australia9211
Flag: Austria Austria10515
Flag: Belarus Belarus151126
Flag: Belgium Belgium37340
Flag: Brazil Brazil112
Flag: Bulgaria Bulgaria591776
Flag: Canada Canada13518
Flag: Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei20121
Flag: Croatia Croatia17017
Flag: Cuba Cuba729
Flag: Czech Republic Czech Republic10515
Flag: Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia18018
Flag: Denmark Denmark27532
Flag: Estonia Estonia123
Flag: Finland Finland25934
Flag: France France36642
Flag: Germany Germany9439133
Flag: Great Britain Great Britain462672
Flag: Greece Greece36036
Flag: Hong Kong Hong Kong12012
Flag: Hungary Hungary17421
Flag: Iceland Iceland15015
Flag: India India24529
Flag: Iran Iran48048
Flag: Ireland Ireland261440
Flag: Israel Israel31435
Flag: Italy Italy65772
Flag: Japan Japan202141
Flag: Korea Korea25025
Flag: Kuwait Kuwait17017
Flag: Latvia Latvia71623
Flag: Lithuania Lithuania151025
Flag: Malaysia Malaysia325
Flag: Moldova Moldova16016
Flag: Netherlands Netherlands381048
Flag: New Zealand New Zealand426
Flag: Norway Norway231336
Flag: Poland Poland33639
Flag: Portugal Portugal729
Flag: Romania Romania231437
Flag: Russian Federation Russian Federation422062
Flag: Slovakia Slovakia325
Flag: Slovenia Slovenia6410
Flag: South Africa South Africa271037
Flag: Spain Spain36036
Flag: Sweden Sweden381452
Flag: Switzerland Switzerland17522
Flag: Turkey Turkey23124
Flag: Ukraine Ukraine261541
Flag: United States United States11544159
Flag: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe202
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