Japan at the 2010 Winter Paralympics

Japan sent 42 competitors to compete in all five disciplines at the 2010 Winter Paralympics[2] in Vancouver.

Japan at the
2010 Winter Paralympics
Flag of Japan.svg
IPC codeJPN
NPCJapan Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.jsad.or.jp (in Japanese)
in Vancouver
Competitors42 in 5 sports
Flag bearer Takayuki Endo[1]
Medals
Ranked 8th
Gold
3
Silver
3
Bronze
5
Total
11
Winter Paralympics appearances (overview)

Alpine skiingEdit

BiathlonEdit

Cross-country skiingEdit

Ice sledge hockeyEdit

Japan competed in ice sledge hockey. They finished the qualification rounds with a score of 2-1, and qualified for the semi-finals, where they defeated team Canada advancing to the finals where they faced Team America. In the finals they lost, scoring no goals winning a silver medal.[3]

Squad list Group stage (Pool A) [4] Semifinal Final
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
From:

Mikio Annaka
Takayuki Endo
Shinobu Fukushima
Naohiko Ishida
Noritaka Ito
Makoto Majima
Tomohiko Maruo
Eiji Misawa
Mitsuru Nagase
Toshiyuki Nakamura
Satoru Sudo
Kazuhiro Takahashi
Daisuke Uehara
Atsuya Yaguchi
Mamoru Yoshikawa

  Czech Republic
W 2–1
2 Q   Canada
W 3–1
  United States
L 0-2
 
  South Korea
W 5–0
  United States
L 0–6

Wheelchair curlingEdit

Japan competed in wheelchair curling.[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Flagbearers from Opening Ceremony" (PDF). IPC. 12 March 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on 20 June 2010.
  2. ^ Athletes: Vancouver 2010 Winter Paralympics Archived 2010-12-25 at the Wayback Machine, The Official Website of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games
  3. ^ a b "Paralympic Schedule and Results" Archived 2010-04-08 at the Wayback Machine, official website of the 2010 Paralympics
  4. ^ "Ice Sledge Hockey Schedule and Results". Vancouver 2010 official website. Retrieved 2010-01-18.

External linksEdit