Canada at the 2000 Summer Paralympics

Canada competed at the XI Paralympic Games in Sydney, Australia from October 18 to 29, 2000.[1] The Canadian team included 166 athletes; 113 men and 53 women.[2] Canada finished third in the medal table and won a total of ninety-six medals; thirty-eight gold, thirty-three silver and twenty-five bronze.[3]

Canada at the
2000 Summer Paralympics
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IPC codeCAN
NPCCanadian Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.paralympic.ca
in Sydney
Competitors166 in 16 sports
Medals
Ranked 3rd
Gold
38
Silver
33
Bronze
25
Total
96
Summer Paralympics appearances (overview)

Swimmer Stephanie Dixon set a Canadian record at the Games for most gold medals at a single Paralympics, Winter or Summer, with 5.[4] The record was later tied by wheelchair racer Chantal Petitclerc in the 2004 Summer Paralympics and skier Lauren Woolstencroft in the 2010 Winter Paralympics.[5]

MedallistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Earle Connor Athletics Men's 100m T42
  Gold Jason Lachance Athletics Men's 200m T34
  Gold Jeff Adams Athletics Men's 800m T54
  Gold Jeff Adams Athletics Men's 1500m T54
  Gold Clayton Gerein Athletics Men's marathon T52
  Gold James Shaw Athletics Men's discus F38
  Gold Lisa Franks Athletics Women's 200m T52
  Gold Chantal Petitclerc Athletics Women's 200m T54
  Gold Lisa Franks Athletics Women's 400m T52
  Gold Lisa Franks Athletics Women's 800m T52
  Gold Chantal Petitclerc Athletics Women's 800m T54
  Gold Lisa Franks Athletics Women's 1500m T52
  Gold Nancy Morin
Nathalie Chartrand
Viviane Forest
Contessa Scott
Amy Alsop
Carrie Anton
Goalball Women's team
  Gold Benoît Huot Swimming Men's 50m freestyle S10
  Gold Adam Purdy Swimming Men's 100m backstroke S6
  Gold Walter Wu Swimming Men's 100m backstroke S13
  Gold Walter Wu Swimming Men's 100m butterfly S13
  Gold Philippe Gagnon Swimming Men's 100m freestyle S10
  Gold Benoît Huot Swimming Men's 200m individual medley SM10
  Gold Philippe Gagnon Swimming Men's 400m freestyle S10
  Gold Brad Sales
Philippe Gagnon
Andrew Haley
Robert Penner
Benoît Huot
Adam Purdy
Swimming Men's 4x100m medley relay 34 pts
  Gold Elisabeth Walker-Young Swimming Women's 50m butterfly S7
  Gold Danielle Campo Swimming Women's 50m freestyle S7
  Gold Jessica Sloan Swimming Women's 50m freestyle S10
  Gold Stephanie Dixon Swimming Women's 100m backstroke S9
  Gold Jessica Sloan Swimming Women's 100m breaststroke SB9
  Gold Kirby Cote Swimming Women's 100m breaststroke SB13
  Gold Danielle Campo Swimming Women's 100m freestyle S7
  Gold Stephanie Dixon Swimming Women's 100m freestyle S9
  Gold Jessica Sloan Swimming Women's 100m freestyle S10
  Gold Elisabeth Walker-Young Swimming Women's 200m individual medley SM7
  Gold Jessica Sloan Swimming Women's 200m individual medley SM10
  Gold Kirby Cote Swimming Women's 200m individual medley SM13
  Gold Stephanie Dixon Swimming Women's 400m freestyle S9
  Gold Jessica Sloan
Danielle Campo
Andrea Cole
Stephanie Dixon
Swimming Women's 4x100m freestyle relay 34 pts
  Gold Stephanie Dixon
Jessica Sloan
Elisabeth Walker-Young
Darda Geiger
Swimming Women's 4x100m medley relay 34 pts
  Gold David Durepos
Richard Peter
Travis Gaertner
Christ Stoutenburg
Patrick Anderson
Jaimie Borisoff
Kenneth Hall
Ross Norton
Joey Johnson
Jeff Dennis
James Treuer
Roy Henderson
Wheelchair basketball Men's team
  Gold Lisa Stevens
Sabrina Pettinicchi
Tracey Ferguson
Lori Radke
Linda Kutrowski
Jo Kelly
Michelle Stilwell
Chantal Benoit
Renee Del Colle
Marnie Peters
Kendra Ohama
Marni Abbott
Jennifer Krempien
Wheelchair basketball Women's team
  Silver Jason Lachance Athletics Men's 100m T34
  Silver Earle Connor Athletics Men's 200m T42
  Silver André Beaudoin Athletics Men's 200m T52
  Silver Jason Lachance Athletics Men's 400m T34
  Silver Jeff Adams Athletics Men's 400m T54
  Silver Richard Reelie Athletics Men's 800m T52
  Silver Jason Dunkerley Athletics Men's 1500m T11
  Silver Kyle Pettey Athletics Men's discus F35
  Silver Jacques Martin Athletics Men's discus F55
  Silver France Gagne Athletics Men's javelin F13
  Silver Kyle Pettey Athletics Men's shot put F35
  Silver Lisa Franks Athletics Women's 100m T52
  Silver Chantal Petitclerc Athletics Women's 100m T54
  Silver Chantal Petitclerc Athletics Women's 400m T54
  Silver Courtney Knight Athletics Women's pentathlon P13
  Silver Jean Quevillon Cycling Mixed bicycle time trial CP div 3
  Silver Julie Cournoyer
Alexandre Cloutier
Cycling Mixed tandem open
  Silver Benoît Huot Swimming Men's 100m backstroke S10
  Silver Philippe Gagnon Swimming Men's 100m butterfly S10
  Silver Brian Hill Swimming Men's 100m butterfly S13
  Silver Benoît Huot Swimming Men's 100m freestyle S10
  Silver Walter Wu Swimming Men's 200m individual medley SM13
  Silver Benoît Huot Swimming Men's 400m freestyle S10
  Silver Walter Wu Swimming Men's 400m freestyle S13
  Silver Stephanie Dixon Swimming Women's 50m freestyle S9
  Silver Jessica Tuomela Swimming Women's 50m freestyle S11
  Silver Kirby Cote Swimming Women's 50m freestyle S13
  Silver Chelsey Gotell Swimming Women's 100m breaststroke SB13
  Silver Andrea Cole Swimming Women's 100m butterfly S8
  Silver Kirby Cote Swimming Women's 100m freestyle S13
  Silver Stephanie Dixon Swimming Women's 200m individual medley SM9
  Silver Danielle Campo Swimming Women's 400m freestyle S7
  Silver Neil Johnson
Geoff Hammond
John Przybyszewski
Jose Rebelo
Joey Stabner
Tony Quarin
Wayne Epp
Chris Rodway
Larry Matthews
Jason Migchels
Mikael Bartholdy
Lawrence Flynn
Volleyball Men's standing
  Bronze André Beaudoin Athletics Men's 100m T52
  Bronze Dean Bergeron Athletics Men's 200m T52
  Bronze Dean Bergeron Athletics Men's 400m T52
  Bronze Stuart McGregor Athletics Men's 800m T13
  Bronze Richard Reelie Athletics Men's 5000m T52
  Bronze Jeff Adams Athletics Men's 5000m T54
  Bronze Jeff Adams
Barry Patriquin
Mathieu Blanchette
Mathieu Parent
Athletics Men's 4x100m relay T54
  Bronze France Gagne Athletics Men's discus F13
  Bronze Tracey Melesko Athletics Women's 200m T20
  Bronze Caitlin Renneson Athletics Women's 400m T34
  Bronze Paul Gauthier Boccia Mixed individual BC3
  Bronze Alison Kabush
Paul Gauthier
Boccia Mixed pairs BC3
  Bronze Julie Cournoyer
Alexandre Cloutier
Cycling Mixed individual pursuit tandem open
  Bronze Pier Morten Judo Men's -73 kg
  Bronze David Williams
Paul Tingley
Brian MacDonald
Sailing Three person Sonar
  Bronze Andrew Haley Swimming Men's 100m butterfly S9
  Bronze Walter Wu Swimming Men's 100m freestyle S13
  Bronze Donovan Tildesley Swimming Men's 200m individual medley SM11
  Bronze Tyler Emmett Swimming Men's 200m individual medley SM13
  Bronze Anne Cecile Polinario Swimming Women's 50m freestyle S10
  Bronze Chelsey Gotell Swimming Women's 50m freestyle S13
  Bronze Anne Cecile Polinario Swimming Women's 100m backstroke S10
  Bronze Anne Cecile Polinario Swimming Women's 100m freestyle S10
  Bronze Chelsey Gotell Swimming Women's 200m individual medley SM13
  Bronze Moorea Longstaff Swimming Women's 400m freestyle S7

Multi medallistsEdit

Other athletesEdit

Bold athletes are athletes who have won a medal.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Paralympic Games History – Summer". Australian Paralympic Committee. Archived from the original on 5 June 2011. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  2. ^ "Participation Numbers Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  3. ^ "Medal Standings Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Archived from the original on 5 June 2011. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  4. ^ "Canadian medalists 2000 Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games". Canadian Paralympic Committee. Archived from the original on 14 July 2012. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  5. ^ Vancouver Sun, "Woolstencroft wins fifth gold medal" Archived 2018-10-04 at the Wayback Machine, CanWest News Service, 21 March 2010 (accessed 2 May 2012)

BibliographyEdit

  • International Paralympic Committee (2000). "Appendix C: Athlete Numbers - By Delegation". Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games Post Games Report. Sydney.

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