Unified Team at the Paralympics

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Unified Team at the
Paralympic flag (1988-1994).svg
The Unified Team used the Paralympic symbol
in place of a national flag
IPC code EUN
Summer appearances
Other related appearances
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union (1988)
Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia (1992–)
Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia (1992–)
Flag of Lithuania.svg  Lithuania (1992–)
Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus (1994–)
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan (1994–)
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia (1994–2014)
Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia (1996–)
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan (1996–)
Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg  Kyrgyzstan (1996–)
Flag of Moldova.svg  Moldova (1996–)
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine (1996–)
Flag of Turkmenistan.svg  Turkmenistan (2000–)
Flag of Tajikistan.svg  Tajikistan (2004–)
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan (2004–)
Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia (2008–)
Paralympic flag.svg  Neutral Paralympic Athletes (2018)
Russian Paralympic Committee flag (2021).svg  RPC (2020-2022)

The Unified Team was the name used for the sports team of 11 former constituent republics of the Soviet Union [1] (excluding Estonia, Georgia, Latvia, and Lithuania) at the 1992 Winter Paralympics in Albertville [2] and the 1992 Summer Paralympics in Barcelona. [3] The IOC country code was EUN, after the French name, Équipe Unifiée.


The Paralympic Flag was used in place of a national flag at the Opening Ceremony and at medals ceremonies, and the Paralympic Hymn was played for gold medallists.


For details of the Unified Team's participation, see:

Participating countries

The Unified Team's participating countries in the Summer games and the IOC codes used by them in subsequent Paralympics
Country (former
Soviet republic)
IOC code
Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia ARM
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan AZE
Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus BLR
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan KAZ
Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg  Kyrgyzstan KGZ
Flag of Moldova.svg  Moldova MDA
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia RUS
Flag of Tajikistan.svg  Tajikistan TJK
Flag of Turkmenistan.svg  Turkmenistan TKM
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine UKR
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan UZB


(Note, however, that the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) does not officially recognise national medal totals.)


Athletes competing for the Unified team at the 1992 Summer and 1992 Winter Paralympic Games. [4]

Summer Games


Winter Games


See also

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