1975 Summer Universiade

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VIII Summer Universiade
Nations participating 38
Athletes participating 468
Events 1 sport
Opening ceremony September 18
Closing ceremony September 21
Officially opened by Giovanni Leone
Main venue Stadio Olimpico

The 1975 Summer Universiade, also known as the VIII Summer Universiade,[1] took place in Rome, Italy. The 1975 Universiade only featured athletics, other disciplines having been cancelled, and was therefore referred to as the World University Championships in athletics.[2][3]

Sports[edit]

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Soviet Union 7 5 11 23
2  Poland 7 3 1 11
3  Italy 5 1 1 7
4  West Germany 3 2 2 7
5  Finland 3 2 0 5
6  Romania 2 6 4 12
7  United States 2 4 0 6
8  Bulgaria 2 0 4 6
9  Canada 1 4 2 7
10  France 1 1 1 3
11  Czechoslovakia 1 1 0 2
12  Austria 1 0 0 1
13  Yugoslavia 0 3 4 7
14  Hungary 0 2 0 2
15  United Kingdom 0 1 2 3
16  Algeria 0 0 1 1
16  Nigeria 0 0 1 1
16  Sweden 0 0 1 1
Total 35 35 35 105

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