Sofia 1993 - XVII World Games for the Deaf

Date:

24 Jul 1993 - 02 Aug 1993

Site:

Sofia, Bulgaria

The number of athletic participants of 1,679 in the Sofia games was a great leap, finally breaking the record that Köln had held since 1981.  Also the record was broken for the highest number of nations represented in this Games: 52 nations from the previous record of 32 in 1977.