1997 Summer Deaflympics

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18th Summer Deaflympics
Host city Copenhagen,  Denmark
Nations participating 65 countries
Athletes participating 2,028 athletes
Events 140(16 disciplines)
Opening ceremony 13 July 1997
Closing ceremony 26 July 1997
Officially opened by John M. Lovett, CISS President
Main venue Parken Sport & Entertainment

The 1997 Summer Deaflympics, officially known as the 18th Summer Deaflympics, was an international multi-sport event that was celebrated from 13 July to 26 July 1997 in Copenhagen, Denmark