The team included two athletes, one man and one woman, neither of whom won a medal. Benin was one of a number of nations with a small delegation competing in Athens. One of the country's representatives was powerlifter Akouavi Bladine Sahenou. The other was athlete Loukmane Nassirou. He had an acquired vision impairment, and was a member of the athletics club, Almighty Wheelchair: Benin. Neither earned a medal.