1997 European Youth Summer Olympic Days

The 1997 European Youth Summer Olympic Days was the fourth edition of multi-sport event for European youths between the ages of 12 and 18. It was held in Lisbon, Portugal from 18 to 24 July. A total of ten sports were contested.

1997 European Youth Olympic Days
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Host cityLisbon
Country Portugal
Nations participating47
Athletes participating2,500
Opening ceremony18 July 1997
Closing ceremony24 July 1997
Officially opened byJorge Sampaio


1997 European Youth Summer Olympic Days Sports Programme

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Portugal)

1  Russia (RUS)18131142
2  Ukraine (UKR)115622
3  Great Britain (GBR)1021123
4  Germany (GER)64919
5  France (FRA)410721
6  Italy (ITA)46616
7  Romania (ROU)35412
8  Austria (AUT)3137
9  Finland (FIN)3126
10  Sweden (SWE)2439
11  Spain (ESP)2237
12  Denmark (DEN)2204
13  Belgium (BEL)21811
14  Iceland (ISL)2114
  Ireland (IRL)2114
16  Hungary (HUN)2103
17  Slovakia (SVK)2002
18  Belarus (BLR)1427
19  Netherlands (NED)1258
20  Greece (GRE)1236
21  Czech Republic (CZE)1214
22  Georgia (GEO)1113
23  FR Yugoslavia (FR Yugoslavia)1012
24  Cyprus (CYP)1001
25   Switzerland (SUI)0314
  Turkey (TUR)0314
27  Slovenia (SLO)0224
28  Lithuania (LTU)0213
29  Poland (POL)0134
30  Portugal (POR)*0123
31  Israel (ISR)0112
32  Armenia (ARM)0101
  Norway (NOR)0101
34  Bulgaria (BUL)0011
  Croatia (CRO)0011
36  Latvia (LAT)0000
  Liechtenstein (LIE)0000
  Luxembourg (LUX)0000
  Malta (MLT)0000
  Moldova (MDA)0000
  Monaco (MON)0000
  San Marino (SMR)0000
Totals (42 entries)8585101271


  • Bell, Daniel (2003). Encyclopedia of International Games. McFarland and Company, Inc. Publishers, Jefferson, North Carolina. ISBN 0-7864-1026-4.
Medal table