Syria at the Paralympics

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Syria at the
Paralympics
Flag of Syria.svg
IPC code SYR
NPC Syrian Paralympic Committee
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer appearances

Syria made its Paralympic Games début at the 1996 Summer Paralympics in Atlanta, with two representatives: Ahmad Manfi in table tennis, and Ali Ismail in swimming. The country has participated in every subsequent edition of the Summer Paralympics, but has never entered the Winter Paralympics.[1]

Syria won its first and so far only Paralympic medal when Rasha Alshikh took bronze in powerlifting, in the women's up to 67.5 kg category, in 2004, lifting 117.5 kg.[2]

List of medallists[edit]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Bronze Rasha Alshikh 2004 Athens Powerlifting Women's up to 67.5 kg

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