Burundi at the 2012 Summer Paralympics

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Burundi at the Paralympic Games

Flag of Burundi
IPC code  BDI
NPC Comité National Olympique du Burundi
At the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London
Competitors 1 in 1 sport
Flag bearer Remy Nikobimeze
Medals Gold
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Silver
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Bronze
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Total
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Paralympic history (summary)
Summer Games
  • 1960–2004
  • 2008
  • 2012

Burundi competed at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, United Kingdom from August 29 to September 9.[1]

A single athlete, middle distance runner Rémy Nikobimeze, who lost his right arm during the Burundi Civil War, qualified for the Games. He received financial support from the Pays de la Loire region in France, and was one of five Burundian athletes selected by former world vice-champion Arthémon Hatungimana to take part in qualifiers. He competed in the men's 800m and 1,500m T46.[2][3][4]

Athletics[edit]

Men’s Track and Road Events
Athlete Event Heat Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Remy Nikobimeze 800m T46 2:00.25 6 Did not advance
1500m T46 4:10.70 6 Did not advance

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