South Korea at the Paralympics

Republic of Korea (South Korea) first participated at the Paralympic Games in 1968, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Paralympic Games since then. South Korea has also participated in every Winter Paralympic Games since the 1992 Games.[1]

South Korea at the
Paralympics
Flag of South Korea.svg
IPC codeKOR
NPCKorean Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.koreanpc.kr
Medals
Gold
126
Silver
108
Bronze
109
Total
343
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

With 343 medals, of which 126 gold, 108 silver and 109 bronze, South Korea (following the 2016 Summer Paralympics) has been ranked among the top twenty nations across the world in the all-time Paralympic Games medal tally.

Medal tablesEdit

Medals by Summer GamesEdit

GamesGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1968 Tel-Aviv0000
1972 Heidelberg4217
1976 Toronto1214
1980 Arnhem2215
1984 Stoke0224
1988 Seoul (host)*40351994
1992 Barcelona11151844
1996 Atlanta1321530
2000 Sydney187732
2004 Athens1111628
2008 Beijing1081331
2012 London99927
2016 Rio7111735
Totals (13 games)126106109341

Medals by Winter GamesEdit

GamesGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1992 Tignes-Albertsville0000
1994 Lillehammer0000
1998 Nagano0000
2002 Salt Lake City0101
2006 Turin0000
2010 Vancouver0101
2014 Sochi0000
2018 Pyeongchang*1023
Totals (8 games)1225

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Korea at the Paralympics, International Paralympic Committee