Netherlands at the 1976 Summer Paralympics

Netherlands competed at the 1976 Summer Paralympics in Toronto, Canada. The team included 58 athletes, 41 men and 17 women.[1] Competitors from Netherlands won 84 medals, including 45 gold, 25 silver and 14 bronze to finish 2nd in the medal table.[2]

Netherlands at the
1976 Summer Paralympics
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IPC codeNED
NPCNederlands Olympisch Comité *
Nederlandse Sport Federatie
Websiteparalympisch.nl (in Dutch)
in Toronto
Competitors58 (41 men and 17 women)
Medals
Ranked 2nd
Gold
45
Silver
25
Bronze
14
Total
84
Summer Paralympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Hans Pimmelar Archery Men's FITA Round Tetraplegic A-C
  Gold Ruud Broeckhuysen Athletics Men's High Jump E
  Gold Jozef Weyers Athletics Men's Javelin 2
  Gold Ruud Broeckhuysen Athletics Men's Pentathlon E
  Gold Thea Engelbertink Athletics Women's Discus D
  Gold Thea Engelbertink Athletics Women's Javelin D
  Gold Henk Legebeke Swimming Men's 100 m Backstroke 6
  Gold Karel Hanse Swimming Men's 100 m Breaststroke D
  Gold Jacques Bakx Swimming Men's 3x50 m Individual Medley D1
  Gold Frits Hildebrandt Swimming Men's 3x50 m Individual Medley F
  Gold Karel Hanse Swimming Men's 4x50 m Individual Medley D
  Gold Martin Kers Swimming Men's 4x50 m Individual Medley E
  Gold Jacques Bakx Swimming Men's 50 m Backstroke D1
  Gold Frits Hildebrandt Swimming Men's 50 m Backstroke F
  Gold Frits Hildebrandt Swimming Men's 50 m Breaststroke F
  Gold Martin Kers Swimming Men's 50 m Butterfly E
  Gold Frits Hildebrandt Swimming Men's 50 m Freestyle F
  Gold Marijke Ruiter Swimming Women's 100 m Backstroke 5
  Gold Lidia ter Beek Swimming Women's 100 m Backstroke 6
  Gold Marijke Ruiter Swimming Women's 100 m Breaststroke 5
  Gold Lidia ter Beek Swimming Women's 100 m Breaststroke 6
  Gold Marianne Kortekaas Swimming Women's 100 m Breaststroke A
  Gold Marijke Ruiter Swimming Women's 100 m Freestyle 5
  Gold Lidia ter Beek Swimming Women's 100 m Freestyle 6
  Gold Marianne Kortekaas Swimming Women's 100 m Freestyle A
  Gold Henny Hilberink Swimming Women's 25 m Backstroke 1B
  Gold Henny Hilberink Swimming Women's 25 m Breaststroke 1B
  Gold Lia Duine Swimming Women's 25 m Butterfly 2
  Gold Henny Hilberink Swimming Women's 25 m Freestyle 1B
  Gold Lia Duine Swimming Women's 25 m Freestyle 2
  Gold Jeanne Backx-de Backer
Lidia ter Beek
Marijke Ruiter
Swimming Women's 3x100 m Medley Relay open
  Gold Lia Duine Swimming Women's 3x25 m Individual Medley 2
  Gold Marijke Ruiter Swimming Women's 3x50 m Individual Medley 5
  Gold Lidia ter Beek Swimming Women's 3x50 m Individual Medley 6
  Gold Lia Duine
Joke Fokkinga-de Zeeuv
Ineke Mol
Swimming Women's 3x50 m Medley Relay 2-4
  Gold Riekie Adelerhof
Jeanne Backx-de Backer
Lidia ter Beek
Marijke Ruiter
Swimming Women's 4x100 m Medley Relay open
  Gold Riekie Adelerhof
Lia Duine
Joke Fokkinga-de Zeeuv
Ineke Mol
Swimming Women's 4x50 m Freestyle Relay 2-5
  Gold Jose Evertsen Swimming Women's 4x50 m Individual Medley E
  Gold Jose Evertsen Swimming Women's 50 m Backstroke E
  Gold Jose Evertsen Swimming Women's 50 m Breaststroke E
  Gold Marijke Ruiter Swimming Women's 50 m Butterfly 5
  Gold Jose Evertsen Swimming Women's 50 m Butterfly E
  Gold Jose Evertsen Swimming Women's 50 m Freestyle E
  Gold Irene Schmidt Table tennis Women's Singles 4-5
  Gold Gerda Becker
Irene Schmidt
Table tennis Women's Teams 4-5
  Silver J. Stam Athletics Men's Javelin C
  Silver Ruud Broeckhuysen Athletics Men's Javelin E
  Silver Ruud Broeckhuysen Athletics Men's Long Jump E
  Silver C. van der Vis-Morel Athletics Women's Precision Javelin 1C-5
  Silver Thea Engelbertink Athletics Women's Shot Put D
  Silver B. Tenniglo Swimming Men's 100 m Backstroke C
  Silver Karel Hanse Swimming Men's 100 m Backstroke D
  Silver Henk Legebeke Swimming Men's 100 m Breaststroke 6
  Silver Harry Lamberts Swimming Men's 100 m Butterfly 6
  Silver H.G. Heynen Swimming Men's 100 m Freestyle 5
  Silver Karel Hanse Swimming Men's 100 m Freestyle D
  Silver Gerrit Pomp Swimming Men's 25 m Backstroke 2
  Silver H.G. Heynen
Harry Lamberts
Johan Levestone
Swimming Men's 3x100 m Medley Relay open
  Silver Henk Legebeke Swimming Men's 3x50 m Individual Medley 6
  Silver Martin Kers Swimming Men's 50 m Backstroke E
  Silver Jacques Bakx Swimming Men's 50 m Breaststroke D1
  Silver Jacques Bakx Swimming Men's 50 m Freestyle D1
  Silver Martin Kers Swimming Men's 50 m Freestyle E
  Silver Riekie Adelerhof Swimming Women's 100 m Backstroke 5
  Silver Marianne Kortekaas Swimming Women's 100 m Backstroke A
  Silver Lidia ter Beek Swimming Women's 100 m Butterfly 6
  Silver Lia Duine Swimming Women's 25 m Backstroke 2
  Silver Lia Duine Swimming Women's 25 m Breaststroke 2
  Silver Joke Fokkinga-de Zeeuv Swimming Women's 50 m Backstroke 4
  Silver Gerda Becker Table tennis Women's Singles 4-5
  Bronze P. Blanker
Popke Popkema
M. Senders
Archery Men's FITA Round Team 2-5
  Bronze E.H. Roek Athletics Men's 100 m 5
  Bronze P.H. van der Vis Athletics Men's 200 m 3
  Bronze J. Stam Athletics Men's Precision Javelin C
  Bronze P. Blanker
Popke Popkema
Dartchery Men's Pairs open
  Bronze Harry Lamberts Swimming Men's 100 m Breaststroke 6
  Bronze Harry Lamberts Swimming Men's 100 m Freestyle 6
  Bronze Gerrit Pomp Swimming Men's 25 m Breaststroke 2
  Bronze Gerrit Pomp Swimming Men's 3x25 m Individual Medley 2
  Bronze H.G. Heynen
Harry Lamberts
Henk Legebeke
J. Oostenbroek
Swimming Men's 4x100 m Medley Relay open
  Bronze E. Plevier Swimming Men's 50 m Backstroke 4
  Bronze Jeanne Backx-de Backer Swimming Women's 100 m Backstroke 5
  Bronze Riekie Adelerhof Swimming Women's 3x50 m Individual Medley 5
  Bronze J. Meursing Table tennis Men's Singles 2

Source: www.paralympic.org[3] & www.olympischstadion.nl[4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Participation Numbers Stoke Toronto 1976 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 13 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Medal Standings Stoke Toronto 1976 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 13 October 2012.
  3. ^ "Dutch Medal winners 1976 Paralympic Games". www.paralympic.org. Retrieved 16 October 2012.
  4. ^ "Paralympische wall of fame" (PDF). www.olympischstadion.nl. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 December 2013. Retrieved 16 October 2012.