| Oleg Goncharenko|
| Soviet Olympic Committee|
53 (47 men, 6 women) in 6 sports
Head coach: Arkady Chernyshev
01 ! GoldMen
Soviet Union at the 1956 Winter Olympics Wikipedia
The Soviet Union (USSR) competed in the Winter Olympic Games for the first time at the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy.