In their Paralympics debut in Beijing in 2008, Burundi sent three arm-amputees racing in the T46 category of athletics. Their top performance of the Games was Rémy NIKOBIMEZE, who finished fifth in the 5000m.
Burundi Bwacu (Kirundi) or Cher Burundi (French). Translates to "Beloved Burundi".
Anthem: Year of Induction
Music Marc BARENGAYABO. Words by a writers' commission presided over by Jean-Baptiste NTAHOKAJA.
Official NPC name
NPC President's name
Mr. Appolinaire GAHUNGU
NPC General Secretary's name
Mrs. Madeleine NDIKUMAGENGE
Year of first appearance in an Paralympic Games
Number of appearances in Paralympic Games
2, including London 2012