Paralympic Games
7-18 September

Ethiopia at the Rio 2016 Paralympics

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Tesfalem Gebru Kebede

Tesfalem Gebru Kebede of Ethiopia competes in the Men's 5000m -T46 Final at the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games

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Tesfalem Gebru Kebede of Ethiopia competes in the Men's 5000m -T46 Final at the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games© • Getty Images

·Ethiopia has claimed one medal at the Paralympic Summer Games: S1.

·The NPC made its debut at the Tel Aviv 1968 Paralympic Games.

·Ethiopia is in joint 103rd place on the Summer Games' all-time medal table.

·The only medal for Ethiopia came at the London 2012 Paralympic Games as Wondiye Fikre Indelbu claimed silver in the men's 1500m T46.

·At the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games, 19-year-old Tesfalem Gebru Kebede came close to collecting Ethiopia's first medal as he finished fourth in the men's 5000m T46.

·There is no rights holding broadcaster in Ethiopia, but the Paralympic Games can be watched live via the IPC’s website.

Social Media

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Medal Table Paralympic Games
 
Year Gold Silver Bronze Total
Total 0 1 0 1
2012 0 1 0 1