Paralympic Games
7-18 September

Hong Kong at the Rio 2016 Paralympics

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Chui Yee Yu - London 2012

Chui Yee Yu has won two gold medals in the individual events of wheelchair fencing in the London 2012 Paralympic Games.

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Chui Yee Yu has won two gold medals in the individual events of wheelchair fencing in the London 2012 Paralympic Games. © • Getty Images

·Hong Kong has claimed 120 medals at the Paralympic Summer Games: G38-S35-B47.

·Athens 2004 were Hong Kong's most successful Paralympic Games to date, winning 11 gold medals (S7-B1).

·The NPC made its debut at the Heidelberg 1972 Paralympic Games.

·Hong Kong is in 33rd place on the Summer Games' all-time medal table.

·The NPC has been most successful in wheelchair fencing, claiming 22 gold, 16 silver and 15 bronze medals.

·Athlete So Wa Wai is Hong Kong's most successful Paralympian in individual events: G5-S3-B1.

·Hong Kong did not win a gold medal in their first three appearances at the Paralympic Games (1972, 1976, 1980). Their first three Paralympic titles came at the Stoke Mandeville/New York 1984 Paralympic Games in athletics (two gold) and wheelchair fencing (one).

·At the London 2012 Paralympic Games, Hong Kong won three gold medals. Yu Chui Yee won the women's epée and foil individual A and Wong Ka Man won the women's singles 11 in table tennis.

·Yu Chui Yee is on the IPC's ones-to-watch list for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. She won seven gold medals in total for Hong Kong in wheelchair fencing.

·Yuk Wing Leung won two gold medals and one silver medal in boccia at the Paralympic Games. His gold medals came at the Athens 2004 Games in both individual and pairs BC4, while he claimed his silver four years later in Beijing in the individual event.

·Yuk Wing Leung is on the IPC's ones-to-watch list as he is the reigning world champion in both the individual and pairs BC4 event.

·There is no rights holding broadcaster in Hong Kong, China, but the Paralympic Games can be watched live via the IPC’s website at www.paralympic.org.

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Medal Table Paralympic Games
 
Year Gold Silver Bronze Total
Total 38 35 47 120
2012 3 3 6 12
2008 5 3 3 11
2004 11 7 1 19
2000 8 3 7 18
1996 5 5 5 15
1992 3 4 4 11
1988 0 2 7 9
1984 3 5 9 17
1980 0 1 2 3
1976 0 1 2 3
1972 0 1 1 2
London 2012 gold medallists
 
Athlete Sport Gold
Chui Yee Yu Wheelchair Fencing 2
Ka Man Wong Table tennis 1