Judo at the Summer Paralympics

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Judo at the Summer Paralympics
Judo pictogram.svg
Governing body IBSA
Events 13 (men: 7; women: 6)
Games
1960 1964 1968 1972 1976 1980
1984 1988 1992 1996 2000 2004
2008 2012 2016
Medalists

Paralympic judo has been contested at the Summer Paralympic Games since 1988. The sport is restricted to visually impaired competitors. Men's and women's events are held in various weight classes, just like judo at the Summer Olympics. More than 60 visually impaired judoka, including some from the United States, Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Spain and Sweden, competed in the Athens 2004 games, making it the biggest yet staged.

Medal table[edit]

Updated to 2012 Summer Paralympics

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Japan (JPN) 12 8 6 24
2  China (CHN) 7 10 6 23
3  Cuba (CUB) 5 0 5 10
4  Spain (ESP) 4 8 7 19
5  Brazil (BRA) 4 5 9 18
6  Germany (GER) 4 2 7 12
7  Azerbaijan (AZE) 4 2 2 8
8  France (FRA) 3 5 11 19
9  Great Britain (GBR) 3 3 9 15
10  South Korea (KOR) 3 1 4 8
11  Ukraine (UKR) 3 0 5 8
12  Algeria (ALG) 3 0 4 7
13  United States (USA) 2 6 11 19
14  Russia (RUS) 2 5 16 23
15  Austria (AUT) 2 0 0 2
16  Chinese Taipei (TPE) 1 1 2 4
17  Mexico (MEX) 1 1 1 3
18  Venezuela (VEN) 1 0 2 3
19  Australia (AUS) 1 0 0 1
20  Argentina (ARG) 0 2 3 5
21  Italy (ITA) 0 1 3 4
22  Iran (IRI) 0 1 1 2
23  Turkey (TUR) 0 1 1 2
24  Unified Team (EUN) 0 1 1 2
25  Uzbekistan (UZB) 0 1 0 1
26  Hungary (HUN) 0 0 5 5
27  Canada (CAN) 0 0 4 4
28  Finland (FIN) 0 0 2 2
29  Lithuania (LTU) 0 0 2 2
30  Netherlands (NED) 0 0 1 1
31  Sweden (SWE) 0 0 1 1