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1936 Berlin Summer

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  LES XIème JEUX D'ÉTÉ Torche
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water polo athletisme aviron boxe canoe sprint
equitation cyclisme escrime football gymnastique artistique
halterophilie handball hockey tir voile


accueil Berlin had obtained the organization of the Games of 1916, but considering events they were able to take place. In 1931, the I.O.C had tuned to this city the honor to organize the Games of the XI ème Olympiad that desired also Barcelona.
In 1933 violent campaigns were led to require the transfer of Games or to laud the boycott of it.

DatesUS : August 1-16, 1936
N.O.C. participants: 49
Number of sports: 19
Number of contests: 129
Number of athletes: 3963
Men : 3632
Women : 331
Volonteers :
Media :
Opening : Adolf Hitler, German Chancelor
Oath : Rudolf Ismayr
Oath juges :
Oath coach :
Number of lights bearer :
Last light bearer : Fritz Schilgen
Bids towns : Barcelone (ESP)