Canada at the 1996 Summer Paralympics

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Canada at the Paralympic Games

Flag of Canada
IPC code  CAN
NPC Canadian Paralympic Committee
At the 1996 Summer Paralympics in Atlanta
Competitors 133 (95 men and 38 women)
Flag bearer Marni Abbott
Medals
Rank: 7
Gold
24
Silver
22
Bronze
24
Total
70
Paralympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Canada competed at the 1996 Summer Paralympics in Atlanta, United States, from August 16 to 25, 1996.[1] 133 athletes (95 men and 38 women) competed in 15 sports. Canada won a total of 70 medals and finished in seventh on the medal table.

Wheelchair basketball player Marni Abbott was the country's flag bearer at the opening ceremony.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games: Canada". paralympic.org. Retrieved August 27, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Athlete Profiles: Marni Abbott". BC Wheelchair Sports Association. Retrieved March 8, 2014.