Jordan at the 2008 Summer Paralympics

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Jordan at the
2008 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Jordan.svg
IPC code JOR
NPC Jordan Paralympic Committee
in Beijing
Ranked 55th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 2 2 4
Summer Paralympics appearances

Jordan competed at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, China. Jordanian athletes competed in three sports: track and field athletics, powerlifting, and table tennis. Among the competitors was Maha Barghouti, a table tennis player who won Jordan's first Paralympic gold medal at the 2000 Sydney games. The team left for Beijing on September 29.[1]


Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Silver Jamil Elshebli Athletics Men's Shot Put - F57/58
 Silver Omar Qarada Powerlifting Men's -48 kg
 Bronze Jordan Table Tennis Women's Team - Classes 4/5
 Bronze Mu'taz Aljuneidi Powerlifting Men's -75 kg

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