Wheelchair fencing at the Summer Paralympics

Wheelchair fencing has been contested at every Summer Paralympic Games since they were first held in 1960.[1]

Wheelchair fencing at the Summer Paralympics
Wheelchair fencing pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Governing bodyIWAS
Events12 (men: 7; women: 5)
Games

SummaryEdit

Games Year Events Best Nation
1 1960 3   Italy
2 1964 7   Italy
3 1968 10   Italy
4 1972 11   Italy
5 1976 14   France
6 1980 17   France
7 1984 15   France
8 1988 14   France
9 1992 14   France
10 1996 15   France
11 2000 15   Poland
12 2004 15   Hong Kong
13 2008 10   China
14 2012 12   China
15 2016 14   China
16 2020 16   China

Medal tableEdit

Updated after the 2020 Summer Paralympics

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  France644338145
2  China34181264
3  Italy26312582
4  Hong Kong22181656
5  Germany12241955
6  Great Britain11122346
7  Poland10131033
8  Hungary4121127
9  Israel35614
  Ukraine35614
11  South Korea3115
12  RPC2237
13  Thailand1124
14  Belarus1102
  Brazil1102
16  Spain1045
17  Belgium0145
18  Kuwait0123
  Netherlands0123
  United States0123
21  Australia0112
  Greece0112
23  Georgia0101
  Iraq0101
  Japan0101
Totals (25 nations)198196188582

NationsEdit

Nation 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 96 00 04 08 12 16 Years
  Argentina (ARG) 1 1 1 1 1 5
  Australia (AUS) 4 7 1 2 1 2 6
  Austria (AUT) 1 1
  Belarus (BLR) 2 5 5 3
  Belgium (BEL) 5 5 7 2 1 1 6
  Brazil (BRA) 1 1 1 1 8 5
  Canada (CAN) 2 1 2 2 4
  China (CHN) 3 9 9 12 4
  France (FRA) 3 9 9 10 12 10 10 10 13 10 11 9 11 9 14
  Georgia (GEO) 1 1
  Germany (GER) 9 10 9 7 1 1 2 7
  Great Britain (GBR) 6 11 10 13 5 4 9 7 6 5 1 1 7 3 14
  Greece (GRE) 1 2 3 4 4 5
  Hong Kong (HKG) 2 1 1 7 5 7 6 11 6 8 7 11
  Hungary (HUN) 1 2 8 6 7 8 6 7
  Iraq (IRQ) 3 1 1 2 4
  Israel (ISR) 8 5 5 5 4 4 1 7
  Italy (ITA) 9 8 15 12 9 15 9 13 11 11 9 7 7 5 8 15
  Japan (JPN) 3 1 1 2 1 5
  Kuwait (KUW) 1 5 3 3 5 3 4 1 8
  Latvia (LAT) 1 1
  Macau (MAC) 1 1
  Malaysia (MAS) 1 1 2
  Mexico (MEX) 1 1 2
  Netherlands (NED) 2 1
  New Zealand (NZL) 2 1
  Oman (OMA) 1 1
  Poland (POL) 2 9 12 7 10 9 6
  Russia (RUS) 5 12 2
  South Korea (KOR) 5 5 2 1 1 1 1 7
  Spain (ESP) 6 4 4 6 6 1 6
  Thailand (THA) 1 2 1 1 4
  Ukraine (UKR) 1 3 7 7 7 5
  United States (USA) 3 4 8 9 8 5 6 2 8
  West Germany (FRG) 4 7 6 4 3 9 6
Nations 1 6 9 9 10 7 8 11 12 13 18 20 19 24 18
Competitors 9 27 65 52 54 45 33 71 62 70 84 88 84 105 89
Year 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 96 00 04 08 12 16

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wheelchair fencing". paralympic.org. Retrieved 11 September 2012.

External linksEdit