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1928 Saint Moritz Winter

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accueil During the institution of Winter Game, the I.O.C had wished that the country which saw attributing the summer organization of Games also had Winter Game. Netherlands not being able to welcome it these Games, Switzerland came to her help by suggesting organizing these 2nd Winter Game. Definitive decision will be taken during the Congress which will see the Departure of the Baron in Prague in 1925.

DatesUS : February 11-19, 1928
N.O.C. participants: 25
Number of sports: 4
Number of contests: 14
Number of athletes: 464
Men : 438
Women : 26
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Opening : Edmund Schulthess, Helvetic Confederation President
Oath : Hans Eidenbenz
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Bids towns : Davos (SUI), Engelberg (SUI)