The Gambia at the Paralympics

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The Gambia at the Paralympic Games

Flag of The Gambia
IPC code  GAM
NPC Gambia National Paralympic Committee
Paralympic history
Summer Games

The Gambia made its Paralympic Games début at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, sending two wheelchair athletes to compete in track events.[1] The country was initially due to send two athletes to the 2008 Summer Games, but withdrew before the Games began.[2]

The Gambia has never taken part in the Winter Paralympic Games, and no Gambian athlete has ever won a Paralympic medal.[1]

Full results for the Gambia at the Paralympics[edit]

Name Games Sport Event Score Rank
Damba Jarju 2012 London Athletics Men's 100 m T54 18.84 7th in heat 3;
did not advance
Damba Jarju 2012 London Athletics Men's 800 m T54 2:27.88 8th in heat 2;
did not advance
Isatou Nyang 2012 London Athletics Women's 100 m T54 20.32 6th in heat 1;
did not advance
Isatou Nyang 2012 London Athletics Women's 100 m T54 DQ dq in heat 1;
did not advance

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