In 1988, Tunisia first participated at the Paralympic Games when athlete Monaam ELABED competed in athletics. They have an all-time medal count of 54 in six Games (23 gold, 22 silver, nine bronze), all won in athletics. Their first gold medals were won in 2000 with Wissam Ben BAHRI (high jump), Ali GHRIBI (pentathlon), Fares HAMDI (long jump) and Maher BOUALLEGUE won who three (800m, 1500m, 5000m).
Himat Al Hima (Defenders of the Fatherland)
Anthem: Year of Induction
Music Mohamad Abdel WAHAB, words Mustafa Sadik AL-RAFII and Abdoul Kacem CHABBI.
Official NPC name
NPC President's name
Mr. Ali HARZALLAH
NPC General Secretary's name
Ms. Sonia BIDOUH
IPC Member's Name
Year of first appearance in an Paralympic Games
Number of appearances in Paralympic Games
7, including London 2012
Summary of Paralympic Games Appearances
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