|Track and field (athletics)|
|Representing United States|
|1992 Barcelona||100 metres - TS2|
|1992 Barcelona||200 metres - TS2|
|1996 Atlanta||100 metres - T43-44|
|1996 Atlanta||200 metres - T43-44|
|1992 Barcelona||4x100 metre relay - TS2,4|
Tony Volpentest is a paralympic athlete from the United States competing mainly in category T44 sprint events.
Tony competed at three paralympics for the United States team winning four gold medals and a silver medal. His first games were in the 1992 Summer Paralympics where he broke the world record in the 100m and 200m and was part of the United States 4 × 100 m relay team that finished 0.02 seconds behind the world record setting Australians. At the 1996 Summer Paralympics he again competed in the 100m and 200m and defended both titles with another world record in the 100m. At the 2000 Summer Paralympics he finished fourth in the 100m but was unable to finish the 200m heats.Italian american, his great-grandparents came from Ripabottoni.
Ihar Fartunau is a visually impaired Paralympic athlete from Belarus.
Sergey Sevostianov,, sometimes Sergei Sevastianov, is a blind Paralympian track and field athlete from Russia competing in pentathlon and jumping events
Australia competed at the 2012 Summer Paralympics Games in London, United Kingdom from 29 August to 9 September 2012. The London Games were the biggest Games with 164 nations participating, 19 more than in the 2008 Beijing Paralympic. Australia has participated at every Summer Paralympic Games and hosted the 2000 Sydney Games. As such, the 2000 Sydney Games, regarded as one of the more successful Games, became a point-of-reference and an inspiration in the development of the 2012 London Games.
Bianca Knight is an American former track and field athlete, who competed in the 100 and 200 meters. At the 2012 Summer Olympics Knight won a team event gold medal in the 4x100 metres relay team. In the final, the quartet of Tianna Madison, Allyson Felix, Knight and Carmelita Jeter, broke a standing 27 year old world record.
Angola competed at the 1996 Summer Paralympics in Atlanta, United States. It was the country's first ever participation at the Paralympic Games, as the lengthy Angolan Civil War continued. It was represented by two athletes, who both competed in men's track and field events, without winning a medal.
Algeria competed at the 2000 Summer Paralympics in Sydney, Australia. It was the country's third participation in the Summer Paralympic Games. Its delegation consisted in six track and field athletes and two competitors in powerlifting. Sprinter Mohamed Allek, who has cerebral palsy, won all of Algeria's medals at these Games - three gold.
Rheed McCracken is an Australian Paralympic athletics competitor. At the 2012 Summer Paralympics, he won a silver and bronze medal in T34 athletics events. His success led him to be named the 2012 Junior Athlete of the Year as part of the Australian Paralympian of the Year Awards. He represented Australia at the 2016 Rio Paralympics where he repeated his medal success at the London Paralympics.
Sean Russo is an Australian swimmer. He represented Australia at the 2012 London and 2016 Rio Paralympics.
Paul Nitz is a paralympic athlete from the United States competing mainly in category T52 sprint events.
Sergii Klippert is a Paralympic swimmer from Ukraine competing mainly in category S12 events.
Maksym Veraksa is a paralympic swimmer from Ukraine competing mainly in category S12 events.
Daniel Fox is an Australian Paralympic swimmer. He won a silver medal at the 2012 Summer Paralympics and gold medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. He represented Australia at the 2016 Rio Paralympics being awarded a bronze most recently in the 200m Freestyle S14. He has won gold at the Global Games, the Arafura Games, World Championships, Can-Am Championships, Para Pan Pacific Championships, EnergyAustralia Championships and the Commonwealth Games. Daniel also holds the world record for the 50m freestyle (24.77) and the 100m freestyle record (53.50) in the S14 classification. Daniel Fox is also the Australian ambassador for the INAS Global Games in 2019.
Tadhg Slattery is a paralympic swimmer from South Africa competing mainly in category SB5 events.
Yuriy Andryushin,, is a paralympic swimmer from Ukraine competing mainly in category S7 events.
Takayuki Suzuki is a Paralympic swimmer from Japan competing mainly in category events.
Javier Salmeron is a paralympic athlete from Spain competing mainly in category C8 400m events.
Kim Du-chun is a paralympic athlete from South Korea competing mainly in category C6 sprint events.
Joe Gaetani is a paralympic athlete from the United States competing mainly in category TS1 sprint events.
Dennis Oehler is a paralympic athlete from the United States competing mainly in category PS4 pentathlon and TS2 sprint events.
Fábio da Silva Bordignon is a Brazilian Paralympic athlete competing in T35-classification events. In 2019, he qualified to represent Brazil at the 2020 Summer Paralympics in Tokyo, Japan.