Slovenia at the Paralympics

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Slovenia at the Paralympic Games

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IPC code  SLO
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Paralympic history
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Yugoslavia (1960–1988)

Slovenia has been competing as an independent country in the Summer Paralympic Games since the 1992 Games in Barcelona.[1]

Slovenian athletes have won a total of three gold medals, six silver and seven bronze.[2]

Since 2008, Slovenian medal winners at the Paralympics receive a financial reward equal to that received by Olympic medal winners.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Paralympics Team Departs for Beijing", Slovenian government website, August 29, 2008
  2. ^ "Paralympics Team Departs for Beijing", Slovenian government website, August 29, 2008
  3. ^ "Thanks to Paralympic athletes, Slovenia will rank among the best, says Prime Minister Janez Janša", Slovenian government website, August 26, 2008