marcolympics
2004 Athens Summer

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  The 12thParalympic Games Torche
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swimming athletics basketball boccia archery ceremony equestrian
fencing football oalball judo cycling rugby
tennis shooting table tennis sailing volley

accueil The Opening Ceremony concluded with the revealing of the new IPC logo, which features the three “agitos.”

Dates: September 17 to 28, 2004
N.P.C. participants: 135
Number of sports: 19
Number of contests: 519
Number of athletes: 3804
Men: 2640
Women: 1164
Volonteers: 8863
Opening: President Costis Stephanopoulos
Oath: Maria KALPAKIDOU
Oath juges: Vlassis TAMVAKIERAS
Last torch bearer: Georgios Toptsis
Bids towns: Buenos Aires (ARG), Le Cap (RSA), Rome (ITA), Stockholm (SWE)