1996 Summer Paralympics

1996 edition of the Summer Paralympics

The 1996 Summer Paralympics took place in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.[1] 3,259 athletes from 104 countries were at the Games. People with these types of disabilities competed at the games: spinal injury, amputee, blindness, cerebral palsy, Les Autres, and intellectually disability.[2]

Competitors at the opening ceremony, 1996 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.