1980 Summer Paralympics

1980 edition of the Summer Paralympics

The 1980 Summer Paralympics took place in Arnhem, Netherlands.[1] 1,973 athletes from 42 countries were at the Games. People with these types of disabilities competed at the games: spinal injury, amputee, blindness, cerebral palsy, and Les Autres.[2]

The Australian Amputee Team at the 1980 Summer Paralympic Games


  1. "Summer Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 17 May 2013.
  2. "SUMMER PARALYMPIC GAMES OVERVIEW". International Paralympic Committee. Archived from the original on 7 May 2013. Retrieved 17 May 2013.