Switzerland at the 1996 Summer Paralympics

45 athletes (36 men and 9 women) from Switzerland competed at the 1996 Summer Paralympics in Atlanta, United States.[1]

Switzerland at the
1996 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Switzerland.svg
IPC codeSUI
NPCSwiss Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.swissparalympic.ch
in Atlanta
Competitors45 (36 men and 9 women)
Medals
Ranked 18th
Gold
9
Silver
6
Bronze
6
Total
21
Summer Paralympics appearances (overview)

MedallistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Lukas Christen Athletics Men's 100m T42
  Gold Lukas Christen Athletics Men's 200m T42
  Gold Heinz Frei Athletics Men's 1500m T52-53
  Gold Heinz Frei Athletics Men's 10000m T52-53
  Gold Franz Nietlispach Athletics Men's marathon T52-53
  Gold Lukas Christen Athletics Men's long jump F42
  Gold Urs Kolly Athletics Men's long jump F44
  Gold Urs Kolly Athletics Men's pentathlon P44
  Gold Ursina Greuter Athletics Women's 400m T51
  Silver Kurt MacCaferri Archery Men's individual W1
  Silver Heinz Frei Athletics Men's 800m T52
  Silver Franz Nietlispach
Heinz Frei
Guido Muller
Daniel Bogli
Athletics Men's 4 × 400 m relay T52-53
  Silver Patrick Stoll Athletics Men's long jump F44
  Silver Beat Schwarzenbach Cycling Mixed 45/55k bicycle LC3
  Silver Daniel Kunzi Swimming Men's 50m butterfly
  Bronze Patrick Stoll Athletics Men's 200m T43-44
  Bronze Giuseppe Forni Athletics Men's 400m T50
  Bronze Franz Nietlispach Athletics Men's 5000m T52-53
  Bronze Heinz Frei Athletics Men's marathon T52-53
  Bronze Ursina Greuter Athletics Women's 200m T51
  Bronze Ursina Greuter Athletics Women's 800m T51


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games: Switzerland". paralympic.org. Retrieved 2012-08-27.