Norway at the 2020 Summer Paralympics

Norway will be competing at the 2020 Summer Paralympics in Tokyo, Japan, from 25 August to 6 September 2020.

Norway at the
2020 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Norway.svg
IPC codeNOR
NPCNorwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports
Websitewww.idrett.no (in Norwegian)
in Tokyo, Japan
August 25, 2020 (2020-08-25) – September 6, 2020 (2020-09-06)
Competitors10 in 5 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Paralympics appearances

AthleticsEdit

Salum Ageze Kashafali qualified to represent Norway after winning the gold medal in the men's 100 metres T12 event at the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.[1]

EquestrianEdit

Norway sent one athlete after qualified.[2]

RowingEdit

Birgit Skarstein qualified to represent Norway after winning the gold medal in the PR1 Women's single sculls event at the 2019 World Rowing Championships.[3]

ShootingEdit

Norway entered four athletes into the Paralympic competition. All of them successfully break the Paralympic qualification at the 2019 WSPS World Championships which was held in Sydney, Australia.[4]

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Sonja Jennie Tobiassen Mixed R4 – 10 m air rifle standing SH2
Paul Aksel Johansen Mixed R6 – 50 m rifle prone SH1
Monica Lillehagen Women's R8 – 50 m rifle three position
Heidi Kristin Soerlie-Rogne Mixed R9 – 50 m rifle prone SH2

SwimmingEdit

Sarah Louise Rung and Andreas Skaar Bjornstad qualified to represent Norway at the 2020 Summer Paralympics. But Norway qualified one more to represent.

Table tennisEdit

Norway entered two athletes into the table tennis competition at the games. Tommy Urhaug & Aida Dahlen qualified via World Ranking allocation.[5]

Men
Athlete Event Group Stage Round 1 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Tommy Urhaug Individual C5
Women
Athlete Event Group Stage Round 1 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Aida Dahlen Individual C8

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2019 World Para Athletics Championships - Results - Men's 100m T12 Final" (pdf). IPC. 15 November 2019. Retrieved 7 November 2019.
  2. ^ "2020 Summer Paralympics Qualification Guide" (PDF). International Paralympic Committee. 17 November 2020.
  3. ^ Patrick, O’Kane (1 September 2019). "Polianskyi and Skarstein claim PR1 single sculls titles at World Rowing Championships". InsideTheGames.biz. Retrieved 8 January 2020.
  4. ^ "2020 Summer Paralympics Qualification Guide" (PDF). International Paralympic Committee. 17 November 2020.
  5. ^ "2019 Para Table Tennis Calendar". International Table Tennis Federation. 16 March 2019.

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