Wheelchair curling at the Winter Paralympics


Wheelchair curling tournaments have been staged at the Paralympic Games since the Winter Paralympic Games in 2006 in Turin.

Wheelchair curling at the Winter Paralympics
Wheelchair curling - Paralympic pictogram.svg
Governing bodyWCF
Events2 (mixed)
Games

The tournaments are staged for mixed gender teams.

Canada has been the most successful team in the tournaments, winning three of five gold medals.

Participating nationsEdit

The final placement for each team in each tournament is shown in the following tables.

Mixed tournament
Nation 2006 2010 2014 2018 2022 Years
  Canada           5
  China 4     3
  Denmark 5 1
  Estonia 10 1
  Finland 10 11 2
  Germany 8 8 2
  Great Britain   6   7 8 5
  Italy 7 5 2
  Japan 10 1
  Latvia 9 1
  Neutral Paralympic Athletes 5 1
  Norway 4 9 8   7 5
  South Korea   9 4 6 4
  Russia   - - 1
  RPC - - DSQ 1
  Slovakia 6 9 4 3
  Sweden     7 10   5
  Switzerland 6 7 6 11 4
  United States 8 4 5 12 5 5
Total teams 8 10 10 12 11


Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Canada (CAN)3025
2  China (CHN)2002
3  Sweden (SWE)0123
4  Great Britain (GBR)0112
5  Norway (NOR)0101
  Russia (RUS)0101
  South Korea (KOR)0101
Totals (7 entries)55515

Medal summaryEdit

Mixed teamEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2006 Torino   Canada (CAN)
Chris Daw
Gerry Austgarden
Gary Cormack
Sonja Gaudet
Karen Blachford
  Great Britain (GBR)
Frank Duffy
Michael McCreadie
Tom Killin
Angie Malone
Ken Dickson
  Sweden (SWE)
Jalle Jungnell
Glenn Ikonen
Rolf Johansson
Anette Wilhelm
Bernt Sjöberg
2010 Vancouver   Canada (CAN)
Jim Armstrong
Darryl Neighbour
Ina Forrest
Sonja Gaudet
Bruno Yizek
  South Korea (KOR)
Kim Hak-sung
Kim Myung-jin
Cho Yang-hyun
Kang Mi-suk
Park Kil-woo
  Sweden (SWE)
Jalle Jungnell
Glenn Ikonen*
Patrik Burman
Anette Wilhelm
Patrik Kallin
2014 Sochi   Canada (CAN)
Jim Armstrong
Dennis Thiessen
Ina Forrest
Sonja Gaudet
Mark Ideson
  Russia (RUS)
Andrei Smirnov
Alexander Shevchenko
Svetlana Pakhomova
Marat Romanov
Oksana Slesarenko
  Great Britain (GBR)
Aileen Neilson
Gregor Ewan
Bob McPherson
Jim Gault
Angie Malone
2018 Pyeongchang   China (CHN)
Wang Haitao
Chen Jianxin
Liu Wei
Wang Meng
Zhang Qiang
  Norway (NOR)
Rune Lorentsen
Jostein Stordahl
Ole Fredrik Syversen
Sissel Løchen
Rikke Iversen
  Canada (CAN)
Mark Ideson
Ina Forrest
Dennis Thiessen
Marie Wright
James Anseeuw
2022 Beijing   China (CHN)
Wang Haitao
Chen Jianxin
Zhang Mingliang
Yan Zhuo
Sun Yulong
  Sweden (SWE)
Viljo Petersson-Dahl
Ronny Persson
Mats-Ola Engborg
Kristina Ulander
Sabina Johansson
  Canada (CAN)
Jon Thurston
Ina Forrest
Dennis Thiessen
Mark Ideson
Collinda Joseph


TournamentsEdit

Mixed teamEdit

Year Host Gold medal game Bronze medal game
Gold medalist Score Silver medalist Bronze medalist Score Fourth place
2006
details
Torino  
Canada
7–4  
Great Britain
 
Sweden
10–2  
Norway
2010
details
Vancouver  
Canada
8–7  
South Korea
 
Sweden
7–5  
United States
2014
details
Sochi  
Canada
8–3  
Russia
 
Great Britain
7–3  
China
2018
details
Pyeongchang  
China
6–5  
Norway
 
Canada
5–3  
South Korea
2022
details
Beijing  
China
8–3  
Sweden
 
Canada
8–3  
Slovakia


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "Results". International Paralympic Committee. 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-19.