Hong Kong, China at the 2008 Summer Paralympics

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Hong Kong at the
2008 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Hong Kong.svg
IPC code HKG
NPC Hong Kong Sports Association for the Physically Disabled
in Beijing
Competitors 21 in 8 sports
Flag bearer So Wa Wai
Medals
Ranked 26th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
5 3 3 11
Summer Paralympics appearances

Hong Kong competed under the name "Hong Kong, China" at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, People's Republic of China. Hong Kong sent 21 athletes to compete in eight events at the Beijing Games. [1] Although Hong Kong's NPC was a separate member of the IPC, Hong Kong hosted the equestrian events.

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Kwok Hoi Ying Karen Boccia Women's Mixed Individual - BC2 7th
 Gold Chan Yui Chong Wheelchair fencing Women's Individual Foil - Category B
Women's Individual Épée - Category B
14th
16th
 Gold So Wa Wai Athletics Men's 200m - T36 Final 15th
 Gold Yu Chui Yee Wheelchair fencing Women's Individual Foil - Category A 16th
 Silver Leung Yuk Wing Boccia Men's Mixed Individual - BC4 9th
 Silver Yu Chui Yee Wheelchair fencing Women's Individual Épée - Category A 15th
 Silver Hui Charn Hung Wheelchair fencing Men's Individual Sabre - Category B 17th
 Bronze So Wa Wai Athletics Men's 100m - T36 Final 9th
 Bronze Fan Pui Shan Wheelchair fencing Women's Individual Épée - Category A
Women's Individual Foil - Category A
15th
16th

Athletes[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men
Athlete Events Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
So Wa Wai 100 m T36 N/A 12.38 SB Bronze medal icon.svg
200 m T36 N/A 24.65 WR[2] Gold medal icon.svg
400 m T36 N/A 58.44 SB[3] 6th
Women
Athlete Events Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Yu Chun Lai 100 m T36 N/A 15.66 SB 5th
200 m T36 N/A 33.55 SB[4] 6th

Boccia[edit]

Athlete Event Match 1 Match 2 Match 3 Match 4 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Lau Wai Yan Vivian Mixed ind. BC4  Dueso (ESP)
L 5-6
 Beres (HUN)
W 3-2
 Kratina (CZE)
W 6-2
N/A  Santos (BRA)
L 3-7
Did not advance
Leung Yuk Wing Mixed ind. BC4  Ni Suili (CHN)
L 2-3
 Streharsky (SVK)
W 4-3
 Durkovic (SVK)
W 7-4
N/A  Pereira (POR)
W 9-2
 Dueso (ESP)
W 6-1
 Pinto (BRA)
L 1-3
Silver medal icon.svg
Leung Mei Yee Mixed ind. BC1  Vaquerizo (ESP)
L 0-5
 Fernandes (POR)
L 2-5
 Zhang Qi (CHN)
L 1-10
 Sarela (FIN)
W 3-2
Did not advance
John Loung Mixed ind. BC2  Hirose (JPN)
L 3-4
 Bonner (NZL)
W 4-1
 Murray (GBR)
L 1-9
N/A Did not advance
Kwok Hoi Ying Karen Mixed ind. BC2  Wilhelmsen (NOR)
W 15-0
 Morriss (NZL)
W 3-2
 Toon (NZL)
W 4-3
N/A  Goncalves (POR)
W 8-1
 Martin (ESP)
W 4-3
 Murray (GBR)
W 5-3
Gold medal icon.svg
Wong Wing Hong Mixed ind. BC2  Norsterud (NOR)
L 1-6
 Martin (ESP)
L 1-8
 Goncalves (POR)
L 0-11
N/A Did not advance
Kwok Hoi Ying Karen,
Lau Wai Yan Vivian
Mixed Pairs BC4  Czech Republic (CZE)
L 2-4
 China (CHN)
W 8-4
 Portugal (POR)
W 3-2
N/A Did not advance[5]
Leung Yuk Wing,
Leung Mei Yee,
John Loung,
Wong Wing Hong
Mixed team BC1-2  China (CHN)
L 3-7
 New Zealand (NZL)
W 8-2
N/A N/A  Spain (ESP)
L 4-8
Did not advance 5th[6]

Wheelchair fencing[edit]

Equestrian[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Leung Yuk Chun Women's R2 10 m air pistol SH1A 344 15 Did not advance

Powerlifting[edit]

Athlete Event Total Lifted Rank
Lam Yim Hung Women's -40 kg 62.5kg 8

Table tennis[edit]

Rowing[edit]

  • Cho Ping - A Class - Single Sculls AW1X

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.hkparalympic.org/hkparalympic/ch/index_04_1.asp http://www.hkparalympic.org/hkparalympic/ch/page04/2008/20080618_team_list_for_press.pdf http://www.hkparalympic.org/hkparalympic/games/2008_paralympic_games/eng/index_04.asp
  2. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-09-22. Retrieved 2008-09-16. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-10-10. Retrieved 2008-09-15. 
  4. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-09-22. Retrieved 2008-09-15. 
  5. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-09-22. Retrieved 2012-10-01. 
  6. ^ http://results.beijing2008.cn/WRMP/ENG/INF/BO/C74B/BOX402000.pdf

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