Athletics at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Women's 800 metres
The Women's 800m athletics events for the 2012 Summer Paralympics took place at the London Olympic Stadium from 31 August to 8 September. A total of two events were contested over this distance for two different classifications.
The T53 category is for wheelchair athletes with normal use of arms and hands, no or limited trunk function, and no leg function.
The event consisted of a single race. Results:
|Jessica Galli||United States||1:53.12|
|4||Madison de Rozario||Australia||1:53.65|
|6||Shirley Reilly||United States||1:54.18|
|7||Amanda McGrory||United States||1:54.48|
The T54 category is for wheelchair athletes with no leg function, but near full arm function and reasonable to normal trunk function. Typically this may be caused by a lower spinal cord injury or spinal cord birth defect.
The event consisted of 3 heats and a final. Results of final:
|Tatyana McFadden||United States||1:47.01|
- "Athletics - Schedule & Results". Official site of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 16 August 2012.