Egypt at the Paralympics

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Egypt at the Paralympic Games

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IPC code  EGY
NPC Egyptian Paralympic Committee
Paralympic history
Summer Games

Egypt has been participating in the Paralympic Games since 1976, and has participated in every edition of the Summer Games since then. Egyptian athletes have won a total of 128 Paralympic medals, of which 41 gold, 39 silver and 48 bronze.[1] Egypt has been particularly strong in athletics and powerlifting.[2] [3]

Medal Tables[edit]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
1976 Toronto 5 2 1 8 20
1980 Arnhem 4 7 3 14 22
1984 Stoke Mandeville 1 1 5 7 33
1988 Seoul 1 3 4 8 35
1992 Barcelona 7 6 7 20 19
1996 Atlanta 8 11 11 30 21
2000 Sydney 6 12 10 28 23
2004 Athens 6 9 8 23 24
2008 Beijing 4 4 4 12 29
2012 London 4 4 7 15 28
Total 46 59 60 165 29

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Guts and Glory", Egypt Today, August 2008
  2. ^ "A promise is a promise", Al-Ahram weekly, November 2, 2000
  3. ^ Egypt at the Paralympics (medallists only)