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1936 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Winter

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accueil In Germany, under the Nazi regime, Winter Game suddenly take a dimension up to there unknown due to the propaganda. Besides, Alpine skiing, due to the efforts of obstinate leaders makes for it its still shy entrance. But the skiing instructors, considered as professional by the I.O.C, are excluded.

DatesUS : February 6-16, 1936
N.O.C. participants: 28
Number of sports: 4
Number of contests: 17
Number of athletes: 646
Men : 566
Women : 80
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Opening : Adolf Hitler, German Chancelor
Oath : Wilhelm Bogner
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Bids towns : St.-Moritz (SUI)