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1948 Saint Moritz Winter

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  THE Vth OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Torche
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accueil Siegfried Edström, the fourth president of the I.O.C gathers in London, in the end of the war, the executive commission. St-Moritz is charged of Winter Game for the second time. Neither Germany, or Japan are there invited.

DatesUS : January 30 - february 8, 1948
N.O.C. participants: 28
Number of sports: 4
Number of contests: 22
Number of athletes: 669
Men : 592
Women : 77
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Opening : Enrico Celio, Helvetic Confederation President
Oath : Riccardo "Bibi" Torriani
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Bids towns : Lake Placid (USA)