Uganda at the 1972 Summer Paralympics

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Uganda at the
1972 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Uganda.svg
IPC code UGA
NPC Uganda National Paralympic Committee
in Heidelberg
Competitors 2 in 1 sport
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Summer Paralympics appearances

Uganda made its Paralympic Games début at the 1972 Summer Paralympics in Heidelberg, West Germany - shortly after Idi Amin's rise to power.

Background[edit]

Uganda made their Paralympic debut at the 1972 Summer Paralympics in Heidelberg, West Germany. [1][2]

Team[edit]

Uganda sent a two sportspeople strong delegation to the Games.[3][4]

Athletics[edit]

The country entered only two athletes, who both competed in men's javelin and shotput. Neither of them won a medal.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ssemugabi, Abdul Nasser (2016-09-29). "Uganda: Paralympic Medalist, Emong Has Been Driven By Prayer". The Monitor (Kampala). Retrieved 2016-10-25. 
  2. ^ "Uganda Paralympics - Rio 2016 Medals, Athletes & News". www.paralympic.org. Retrieved 2016-12-25. 
  3. ^ a b Uganda at the Paralympics, International Paralympic Committee
  4. ^ "Uganda Paralympics - Rio 2016 Medals, Athletes & News". www.paralympic.org. Retrieved 2016-12-25. 

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