Turkey at the Paralympics

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Turkey at the
Paralympics
Flag of Turkey.svg
IPC code TUR
NPC Turkish Paralympic Committee
Website www.tmpk.org.tr (in Turkish)
Medals
Gold
6
Silver
6
Bronze
11
Total
23
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

Turkey first participated at the Paralympic Games in 1992. Turkey did not participate in 1996 but since then has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Paralympic Games. The country debuted at the Winter Paralympics in 2014 in Sochi. [1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Gold Muharrem Korhan Yamaç Greece 2004 Athens Shooting Mixed 25m pistol SH1
 Bronze Muharrem Korhan Yamaç Greece 2004 Athens Shooting Mixed 50m pistol SH1
 Gold Gizem Girişmen China 2008 Beijing Archery Women's individual recurve
 Bronze Neslihan Kavas China 2008 Beijing Table tennis Women's singles class 9
 Gold Nazmiye Muslu United Kingdom 2012 London Powerlifting Women's 40 kg
 Silver Çiğdem Dede United Kingdom 2012 London Powerlifting Women's 44 kg
 Silver Muharrem Korhan Yamaç United Kingdom 2012 London Shooting Men's 10m air pistol SH1
 Silver Nazan Akın United Kingdom 2012 London Judo Women's +70 kg
 Silver Neslihan Kavas United Kingdom 2012 London Table tennis Women's singles class 9
 Silver Ümran Ertiş
Neslihan Kavas
Kübra Öçsoy
United Kingdom 2012 London Table tennis Women's team class 6-10
 Bronze Doğan Hancı United Kingdom 2012 London Archery Men's individual compound
 Bronze Abdullah Aydoğdu
Hüseyin Alkan
Mehmet Cesur
Tekin Okan Düzgün
Tuncay Karakaya
Yusuf Uçar
United Kingdom 2012 London Goalball Men's tournament
 Bronze Duygu Çete United Kingdom 2012 London Judo Women's 57 kg
 Bronze Özlem Becerikli United Kingdom 2012 London Powerlifting Women's 56 kg
 Gold Nazmiye Muratlı Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Powerlifting Women's 41 kg
 Gold Abdullah Öztürk Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Table tennis Men's singles class 4
 Gold Sevda Altınoluk
Buket Atalay
Gülşah Düzgün
Neşe Mercan
Sümeyye Özcan
Seda Yıldız
Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Goalball Women's tournament
 Silver Kübra Korkut Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Table tennis Women's singles class 7
 Bronze Ecem Taşın Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Judo Women's 48 kg
 Bronze Ayşegül Pehlivanlar Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Shooting Women's 10m air pistol SH1
 Bronze Mesme Taşbağ Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Judo Women's 70 kg
 Bronze Semih Deniz Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Athletics Men's 1500m T11
 Bronze Abdullah Öztürk
Ali Öztürk
Nesim Turan
Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Table tennis Men's team class 4-5

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1960-1988 Not participated
1992 Barcelona 0 0 0 0
1996 Atlanta Not participated
2000 Sydney 0 0 0 0
2004 Athens 1 0 1 2
2008 Beijing 1 0 1 2
2012 London 1 5 4 10
2016 Rio de Janeiro 3 1 5 9
Total 6 6 11 23

Medals by sport[edit]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Archery 1 0 1 2
Athletics 0 0 1 1
Goalball 1 0 2 2
Judo 0 1 3 4
Powerlifting 2 1 1 4
Shooting 1 1 2 4
Table tennis 1 3 2 6
Total 6 6 11 23

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NOC". Archived from the original on 2008-09-06. Retrieved 2008-09-08.