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Afghanistan at the 2008 Summer Paralympics

Afghanistan at the Paralympic Games

Flag of Afghanistan
IPC code  AFG
NPC Afghanistan Paralympic Committee
At the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing
Competitors 1 in 1 sport
Officials 4
Flag bearer Mohammad Fahim Rahimi
(opening & closing)
Rank: -
Paralympic history (summary)
Summer Games

Afghanistan competed at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, China.[1] The country was represented by a single athlete, Mohammad Fahim Rahimi, who competed in powerlifting.[2]


  • Powerlifting 1
  • See also 2
  • External links 3
  • References 4


Athlete Class Event Result Rank
Mohammad Fahim Rahimi - -67.5 kg No Mark -

See also

External links

  • International Paralympic Committee


  1. ^ "Afghan Paralympics team leaves for Beijing", Pajhwok Afghan News, August 31, 2008
  2. ^ "Only Afghan Paralympic athlete to compete in weightlifting in Beijing", Xinhua, September 2, 2008
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