Turkey at the Paralympics

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Turkey at the
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IPC code TUR
NPC Turkish Paralympic Committee
Website www.tmpk.org.tr (in Turkish)
Gold Silver Bronze Total
6 6 11 23
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

Turkey first participated at the Paralympic Games in 1992. Turkey did not participate in 1996 but since then has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Paralympic Games. The country debuted at the Winter Paralympics in 2014 in Sochi. [1]


Name Sport 2004 2008 2012 2016
Akın, NazanNazan Akın Judo 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Alkan, HüseyinHüseyin Alkan Goalball 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Altınoluk, SevdaSevda Altınoluk Goalball 1st, gold medalist(s)
Atalay, BuketBuket Atalay Goalball 1st, gold medalist(s)
Aydoğdu, AbdullahAbdullah Aydoğdu Goalball 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Becerikli, ÖzlemÖzlem Becerikli Powerlifting 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Cesur, MehmetMehmet Cesur Goalball 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Çete, DuyguDuygu Çete Judo 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Dede, ÇiğdemÇiğdem Dede Powerlifting 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Deniz, SemihSemih Deniz Athleyics 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Düzgün, GülşahGülşah Düzgün Goalball 1st, gold medalist(s)
Düzgün, Tekin OkanTekin Okan Düzgün Goalball 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Ertiş, ÜmranÜmran Ertiş Table tennis 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Girişmen, GizemGizem Girişmen Archery 1st, gold medalist(s)
Hancı, DoğanDoğan Hancı Archery 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Karakaya, TuncayTuncay Karakaya Goalball 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Kavas, NeslihanNeslihan Kavas Table tennis 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Mercan, NeşeNeşe Mercan Goalball 1st, gold medalist(s)
Muslu Muratlı, NazmiyeNazmiye Muslu Muratlı Powerlifting 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, gold medalist(s)
Öçsoy Korkut, KübraKübra Öçsoy Korkut Table tennis 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Özcan, SümeyyeSümeyye Özcan Goalball 1st, gold medalist(s)
Öztürk, AbdullahAbdullah Öztürk Table tennis 1st, gold medalist(s) 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Öztürk, AliAli Öztürk Table tennis 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Pehlivanlar, AyşegülAyşegül Pehlivanlar Shooting 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Taşbağ, MesmeMesme Taşbağ Judo 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Taşın, EcemEcem Taşın Judo 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Turan, NesimNesim Turan Table tennis 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Uçar, YusufYusuf Uçar Goalball 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Yamaç, Muharrem KorhanMuharrem Korhan Yamaç Shooting 1st, gold medalist(s) 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Yıldız, SedaSeda Yıldız Goalball 1st, gold medalist(s)

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1960-1988 Not participated
1992 Barcelona 0 0 0 0
1996 Atlanta Not participated
2000 Sydney 0 0 0 0
2004 Athens 1 0 1 2
2008 Beijing 1 0 1 2
2012 London 1 5 4 10
2016 Rio de Janeiro 3 1 5 9
Total 6 6 11 23

Medals by sport[edit]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Archery 1 0 1 2
Athletics 0 0 1 1
Goalball 1 0 2 2
Judo 0 1 3 4
Powerlifting 2 1 1 4
Shooting 1 1 2 4
Table tennis 1 3 2 6
Total 6 6 11 23

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "NOC". Retrieved 2008-09-08.