Goalball at the 2004 Summer Paralympics

Goalball at the 2004 Summer Paralympics took place at the Sports Pavilion of the Faliro Coastal Zone Olympic Sports Complex, in Athens, Greece.[1]

Goalball
at the XII Paralympic Games
Goalball pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Paralympic Goalball
VenueSports Pavilion
2000
2008

Goalball is open to blind and partially sighted competitors, with separate men's and women's competitions.

Men's tournamentEdit

Goalball - Men
at the XII Paralympic Games
 
Paralympic Goalball
VenueFaliro Sports Pavilion Arena
Dates20–26 September 2004
Competitors12
Medalists
  Martin Enggaard Pedersen
Soren Holmgren Jensen
Ricky Nielsen
Kenneth Hansen
Peter Weichel
  Denmark
  Boris Samuelsson
Jimmy Bjoerkstrand
Niklas Hultqvist
Mikael Rendahl
Mikael Aspegren
Oskar Kuus
  Sweden
  Christopher Dodds
Donte Mickens
Daniel Gallant
Edward Munro
Tyler Merren
John Mulhern jr.
  United States
 
The Swedish men's goalball team at the 2004 Paralympic Games

The Men's tournament was won by the team representing   Denmark.[2]

ResultsEdit

PreliminariesEdit

Qualified for final round
Rank Competitor MP W D L Goals Points   DEN SWE USA CAN GER GRE
1   Denmark 5 4 1 0 42:17 13 x 3:3 10:7 10:1 9:3 10:3
2   Sweden 5 2 3 0 21:14 9 3:3 x 1:1 4:4 3:1 10:5
3   United States 5 2 1 2 34:26 7 7:10 1:1 x 8:12 7:2 11:1
4   Canada 5 2 1 2 34:32 7 1:10 4:4 12:8 x 4:5 13:5
5   Germany 5 2 0 3 24:26 6 3:9 1:3 2:7 5:4 x 13:3
6   Greece 5 0 0 5 17:57 0 3:10 5:10 1:11 5:13 3:13 x

Group BEdit

Rank Competitor MP W D L Goals Points   ESP KOR FIN HUN LTU SLO
1   Spain 5 4 1 0 23:15 13 x 9:8 3:3 3:2 4:1 4:1
2   South Korea 5 3 0 2 35:34 9 8:9 x 0:10 7:5 10:5 10:5
3   Finland 5 2 1 2 20:20 7 3:3 10:0 x 2:1 4:8 1:8
4   Hungary 5 2 0 3 18:14 6 2:3 5:7 1:2 x 6:1 4:1
5   Lithuania 5 2 0 3 22:28 6 1:4 5:10 8:4 1:6 x 7:4
6   Slovenia 5 1 0 4 19:26 3 1:4 5:10 8:1 1:4 4:7 x

Competition bracketEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
      
  United States 5
  Spain 1
  United States 1
  Denmark 8
  Denmark 9
  Hungary 3
  Denmark 7
  Sweden 5
  Sweden 5
  Finland 1
  Sweden 5 Third place
  Canada 3
  Canada 9   United States 5
  South Korea 4   Canada 4

Classification 5-8Edit

 
Semi-finalsFifth place
 
      
 
 
 
 
  South Korea 3
 
 
 
  Finland 5
 
  Finland 4
 
 
 
  Spain 3
 
  Hungary 1
 
 
  Spain 4
 
Seventh place
 
 
 
 
 
  Hungary 8
 
 
  South Korea 3

Classification 9-12Edit

Classification 9/10Edit

Lithuania   6 – 4   Germany

Classification 11/12Edit

Slovenia   12 – 2   Greece

Team ListsEdit

  Denmark
Martin Enggaard Pedersen
Soren Holmgren Jensen
Ricky Nielsen
Kenneth Hansen
Peter Weichel
  Sweden
Boris Samuelsson
Jimmy Bjoerkstrand
Niklas Hultqvist
Mikael Rendahl
Mikael Aspegren
Oskar Kuus
  Canada
Rob Christy
Mario Caron
Bruno Hache
Dean Kozak
Jeff Christy
Kevin Kaminski
  United States
Christopher Dodds
Donte Mickens
Daniel Gallant
Edward Munro
Tyler Merren
John Mulhern jr.
  Germany
Mathias Koehler
Michael Breidbach
Thomas Betzl
Matthias Schmidt
Johann Demmelhuber
Steffen Lehmann
  Greece
Nikolaos Chatzidafnis
Athanasios Chasiotis
Sotirios Michalopoulos
Anastasios Trikalitis
Antonios Diamantopoulos
Nikolaos Argyros
  Spain
Jose Daniel Fernandez
Ignacio Garrido
Jose Perez
Vicente Galiana
Roberto Abenia
Tomas Rubio
  South Korea
Oh Jeong Hwan
Kim Chul Hwan
Lee Sun Haeng
Lee Yoon Bong
Won Pong Pil
Hong Jang Hyun
  Finland
Juha Oikarainen
Arttu Makinen
Sami Mustonen
Petri Posio
Veli Matti Aittola
Jarno Mattila
  Hungary
Sandor Orsos
Sandor Szell
Szabolcs Hajba
Zsolt Orsos
Szillard Belafi
Andras Szabo
  Lithuania
Marius Zibolis
Genrik Pavliukianec
Egidijus Biknevicius
Arvydas Juchna
Saulius Leonavicius
Algirdas Montvydas
  Slovenia
Matej Ledinek
Ivan Vinkler
Gorazd Dolanc
Zlatko Mihajlovic
Dejan Pirc
Bostjan Vogrincic

Women's tournamentEdit

Goalball - Women
at the XII Paralympic Games
 
Paralympic Goalball
VenueFaliro Sports Pavilion Arena
Dates20–26 September 2004
Competitors8
Medalists
  Kelley Hannett
Amy Alsop
Contessa Scott
Annette Lisabeth
Viviane Forest
Nancy Morin
  Canada
  Nicole Buck
Robin Theryoung
Asya Miller
Lisa Banta
Jessica Lorenz
Jennifer Armbruster
  United States
  Madoka Sano
Eriko Kumakawa
Yuka Naoi
Mieko Asai
Yuki Naoi
Masae Komiya
  Japan
2000
2008

The Women's tournament was won by the team representing   Canada.[3]

ResultsEdit

PreliminariesEdit

Qualified for final round
Rank Competitor MP W D L Goals Points   CAN USA JPN FIN NED GER BRA
1   Canada 7 7 0 0 31:2 21 x 2:0 2:0 3:1 9:0 3:0 4:1
2   United States 7 6 0 1 18:4 18 0:2 x 6:1 3:1 2:0 2:0 2:0
3   Japan 7 4 1 2 16:17 13 0:2 1:6 x 2:1 1:1 6:3 4:3
4   Finland 7 4 0 3 30:10 12 1:3 1:3 1:2 x 8:1 5:1 10:0
5   Netherlands 7 3 1 3 15:22 10 0:9 0:2 1:1 1:8 x 4:0 3:1
6   Germany 7 2 0 5 10:21 6 0:3 0:2 3:6 1:5 0:4 x 4:1
7   Brazil 7 1 0 6 7:27 3 1:4 0:2 3:4 0:10 1:3 1:4 x
8   Greece 7 0 0 7 2:26 0 0:8 0:3 1:2 0:4 1:6 0:2 0:1

Competition bracketEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  Finland 2
 
 
 
  Canada 4
 
  Canada 3
 
 
 
  United States 1
 
  United States 3
 
 
  Japan 1
 
Third place
 
 
 
 
 
  Japan 2
 
 
  Finland 1

Team ListsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Schedules and Results - Goalball". Official Website of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. Archived from the original on 9 December 2004. Retrieved 19 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Goalball: Men". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 19 October 2012.
  3. ^ "Goalball: Women". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 19 October 2012.