Vanuatu at the 2008 Summer Paralympics


Vanuatu at the 2008 Summer Paralympics

Infobox Paralympics Vanuatu
games=2008 Summer
competitors= 1
sports= 1
flagbearer= Tom Tete (opening) [ [http://www.paralympic.org/release/Main_Sections_Menu/News/Press_Releases/Flagbearers_List_Opening_Ceremony_Final_5_Sept1.pdf Opening Ceremony - Flagbearers' List] , International Paralympic Committee, September 6, 2008.] "none" (closing) [ [http://www.paralympic.org/release/Main_Sections_Menu/News/Press_Releases/Flag_Bearers_Beijing_2008.pdf Closing Ceremony - Flagbearers' List] , International Paralympic Committee, September 17, 2008.]
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gold=
silver=
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total=
rank= -

Vanuatu competed at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing. The country was making its return to the Paralympic Games, having been absent from the 2004 edition. [ [http://www.paralympic.org/release/Main_Sections_Menu/Sports/Results/paralympics_search.html?npc=VAN&gender=all&medal=all&sport=all&games=all Vanuatu at the Paralympics] , website of the International Paralympic Committee] Vanuatu sent only a small delegation [ [http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/95374/95375/6494533.html "Paralympic athletes parade in National Stadium"] , "People's Daily", September 6, 2008] with powerlifter Tom Tete as the only athlete, and did not win any medals. [ [http://results.beijing2008.cn/WRMP/ENG/INF/GL/95A/GL0000000.shtml "Official medal tally"] , official website of the 2008 Summer Paralympics]

Powerlifting

Men

ee also

*Vanuatu at the Paralympics
*Vanuatu at the 2008 Summer Olympics

External links

* [http://www.paralympic.org International Paralympic Committee]

References


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