Trisha Shetty (Editor)

Angola at the 2008 Summer Paralympics

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
IPC code  ANG
Flag bearer  Jose Armando Sayovo
Competitors  5 in 1 sport
0  3
Angola at the 2008 Summer Paralympics
NPC  Comité Paralímpico Angolano
Medals Ranked 54th  Gold Silver Bronze Total 0 3 0 3

Angola sent a delegation to compete at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, China. The country was represented by five athletes, all competing in track and field.

Contents

About 10% of Angola's population is reportedly disabled, following the Angolan Civil War.

Medallists

The country won three medals, all silver.

Athletics

  • men's 100m T11: José Armando Sayovo, Octávio dos Santos, Francisco Manuel
  • men's 200m T11: José Armando Sayovo, Octávio dos Santos, Francisco Manuel
  • men's 400m T11: José Armando Sayovo, Octávio dos Santos
  • men's long jump: Francisco Manuel
  • men's 100m T46: Domingos Sebastião
  • men's 200m T46: Domingos Sebastião
  • women's 100m T12: Evalina Alexandre
  • women's 200m T12: Evalina Alexandre
  • women's 400m T12: Evalina Alexandre
  • References

    Angola at the 2008 Summer Paralympics Wikipedia


    Similar Topics
    Three Crooked Men
    Chuck Chiasson
    Naomi Gal
    Topics
     
    B
    i
    Link
    H2
    L