The new Olympic anthem was played at the opening of the II Mediterranean Games in Barcelona, in which a delegation from the Principality consisting of fourteen members took part.
The Monegasque delegation at the Mediterranean Games of Barcelona
Head of delegation : Dr Louis Orecchia,
Fencing :Henri Bini, Gilbert Orengo, Raymond Battaglia and Marcel Kroenlein,
Shooting : Michel Ravarino, Herman Schultz, Pierre Marsan, Marcel Rué and Robert Robini,
Sailing : Gérard Battaglia, Jules Soccal and Thibaud,
Swimming :Gérard Vuidet.