Davos 1999

Location:Davos, Switzerland
Opening Date:08 Mar 1999
Closing Date:14 Mar 1999
Nations:10
Athletes:49
     Men:28
     Women:21

The Swiss Deaf Sports Association was proud to host it's 3rd Winter Games of the Deaf since its inception in 1949. Davos is a ski village nestled in the Alps where competitions are held right in the village.

This also marks the 75th anniversary of CISS.

16 of the 18 participating countries took at least one medal home.

Snowboarding has been recognized as a demonstration sports.

Countries participated:

CountryMenWomenTotal
Flag: Finland Finland336
Flag: Germany Germany336
Flag: Italy Italy044
Flag: Lithuania Lithuania101
Flag: Norway Norway213
Flag: Russian Federation Russian Federation8513
Flag: Sweden Sweden314
Flag: Switzerland Switzerland202
Flag: Ukraine Ukraine437
Flag: United States United States213
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