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:

Slovenia claim victory in season-ending team competition at FIS Ski Jumping World Cup By Liam MorganSlovenia sent the home crowd into raptures as they secured victory in the final team competition of the season at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup at Planica.
Hirscher and Shiffrin claim World Cup titles on penultimate day of season By Michael PavittAustria's Marcel Hirscher is on the verge of becoming the first man to win four consecutive overall Ilpine Skiing World Cup titles, after a fourth place finish in the giant slalom at the World Cup Finals at Meribel, France.
Canada and Switzerland set for rematch in final of World Women's Curling Championships By Michael PavittSochi 2014 Winter Olympic gold medallists Canada will meet reigning champions Switzerland in the final of the ZEN-NOH World Women's Curling Championships in Sapporo, Japan.
Inaugural Para-equestrian Forum to begin in Essen By Michael PavittAn inaugural Para-equestrian Forum is beginning today in Essen, with experts and athletes from 22 countries taking part in the two-day event, hosted by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI).
Association of National Olympic Committees Commission and Working Group chairs confirmed for 2015 By Nick ButlerHong Kong's Timothy Fok will take charge of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Events Working Group in the only change in leadership among the nine ANOC Groups and Commissions confirmed for 2015.
Para Olympics 2014, Paralympics 2014 | The Official Sochi City Guide


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