The 1928 Olympic Winter Games in St. Moritz, Switzerland, were the first to be held in a different nation than the Summer Games in the same year.
464 (438 men, 26 women) competitors from 25 nations participated in 4 sports and 14 events over a week. Norway again topped the gold medal tally with 6 – USA 2nd with 2, Sweden 3rd with 2, Finland 4th with 2 also and France 5th with 1 gold medal.
Interesting Point: The United States began its 20-year domination of bobsleigh events.
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