2014 Sochi Paralympics

Shortly after the 22nd Olympic Winter Games wind to a close and athletes from all over return home to bask in glory, Sochi will do it all again from March 7th-16th when it proudly hosts the XI Paralympic Winter Games. Athletes from all over, who have overcome unimaginable difficulties, will wow the world with their spirit, determination, and athleticism as they defy your every expectation. With 72 events in six sports and the world premiere of Para-snowboarding on an Olympic stage, this will be a Paralympics for the history books and there is no excuse for you not to be a part of it. So, plan a flight, book a hotel, come to Sochi, and be a part of history with the XI Paralympic Winter Games.

Latest news about the Para-Olympics 2014:

Pyeongchang 2018 appoint three vice-presidents to look after new divisions By Duncan MackayApril 18 - Pyeongchang 2018 has accelerated its planning for the next Winter Olympics and Paralympics by appointing three new vice-presidents who will oversee three major divisions, Games planning, Games operations and Games facilities.
New 2019 Asian Games host to be chosen in September as it is claimed Indonesia are favourites By Duncan MackayApril 19 - A decision on which city will replace Hanoi as host of the 2019 Asian Games is due to be made in September but there remains confusion on who will put themselves forward.
Scottish workforce encouraged to do more exercise as part of new Physical Activity Awareness Week By Paul OsborneApril 19 - Employers across Scotland are being asked to encourage their staff to undertake 150 minutes of exercise per week as part of the nation's first Physical Activity Awareness Week (PAAW).
Athletes set for 2014 World University Triathlon Championships By Paul OsborneApril 19 - Athletes from 13 countries have travelled to Brazil this weekend as they get set to compete in the 2014 World University Triathlon Championships.
British trio secure medals on opening day of British Para-Swimming International Meet By Paul OsborneApril 18 - There was success for Britain's Stephanie Slater, Jonathon Fox and Nicole Lough on day one of the British Para-Swimming International Meet as they swam their way onto the podium in Glasgow's Tollcross International Swimming Centre.