Boccia at the 2004 Summer Paralympics

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Boccia at the
2004 Summer Paralympics
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Boccia at the 2004 Summer Paralympics took place in the Ano Liossia Olympic Hall in Athens. Contestants were categorised as follows:

  • BC1: players with cerebral palsy, competing with the help of an aide, who can only adjust the playing chair and give a ball to the player.
  • BC2: players with cerebral palsy not requiring an aide.
  • BC3: players with a very severe locomotor dysfunction, using an assistive device and assisted by an aide, who will remain in the player's box but who must keep his/her back to the court and eyes averted from play.
  • BC4: players with other locomotor disabilities, without an aide.

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual BC1  João Paulo Fernandes
Portugal (POR)
 Roger Aandalen
Norway (NOR)
 Pattaya Tadtong
Thailand (THA)
Individual BC2  José Javier Curto
Spain (ESP)
 Pedro Silva
Portugal (POR)
 Fernando Ferreira
Portugal (POR)
Individual BC3  Paul Gauthier
Canada (CAN)
 Santiago Pesquera
Spain (ESP)
 Myung Hoon An
South Korea (KOR)
Individual BC4  Yuk Wing Leung
Hong Kong (HKG)
 Bruno Valentim
Portugal (POR)
 Jose Maria Dueso
Spain (ESP)
Team BC1/BC2  Portugal (POR)
João Paulo Fernandes
Fernando Ferreira
Cristina Gonçalves
António Marques
 New Zealand (NZL)
Ross Flood
Jeremy Morriss
Liam Sanders
Maurice Toon
 Spain (ESP)
Francisco Javier Beltran
Antonio Cid Cortes
Pedro Cordero
José Javier Curto
Pairs BC3  South Korea (KOR)
Myung Hoon An
Seong Hyeon Park
 Spain (ESP)
Santiago Pesquera
José Manuel Rodriguez
 Canada (CAN)
Paul Gauthier
Alison Kabush
Pairs BC4  Hong Kong (HKG)
Yan Chi Lau
Yuk Wing Leung
 Portugal (POR)
Fernando de Oliveira Pereira
Bruno Valentim
 Hungary (HUN)
Dezső Béres
József Gyurkota

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Portugal (POR) 2 3 1 6
2  Hong Kong (HKG) 2 0 0 2
3  Spain (ESP) 1 2 2 5
4  Canada (CAN) 1 0 1 2
 South Korea (KOR) 1 0 1 2
6  New Zealand (NZL) 0 1 0 1
 Norway (NOR) 0 1 0 1
8  Hungary (HUN) 0 0 1 1
 Thailand (THA) 0 0 1 1


"Medallists: Athens 2004 Paralympic Games: Boccia". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 18 October 2012.