1948 Winter Olympics
The 1948 Winter Olympics, officially known as the V Olympic Winter Games, were held in 1948 in St. Moritz, Switzerland. The games started on January 30 1948. St. Moritz was also the site of the 1928 Winter Olympics.
|Host city||St. Moritz, Grisons, Switzerland|
|Athletes||669 (592 men, 77 women)|
|Events||22 in 4 sports (9 disciplines)|
|Stadium||St. Moritz Olympic Ice Rink|
These Games were the first in twelve years, because none were held during World War II.