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:

More than 50 million tune in to Eurosport for 2014 Tour de France By Paul OsborneMore than 50 million people tuned in to Eurosport's coverage of this year's Tour de France, won by Vincenzo Nibali in the biggest time margin since 1997, latest viewing figures have shown.
Nigeria's 16-year-old gold medal winning weightlifter fails doping test at Glasgow 2014 By Nick Butler at the Main Press Centre in GlasgowNigerian weightlifter Chika Amalaha has registered the first positive doping test of Glasgow 2014 and, pending the outcome of her B sample, will be stripped of the gold medal she won in the 53 kilogram competition on Friday (July 25).
IOC vice-president "ill-informed and wrong" when criticising Rio 2016, claims leading official By Nick ButlerInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president John Coates was "ill-informed and wrong" when criticising preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games earlier this year, according to a leading official within the Organising Committee.
Neymar wanted by Brazil for football squad at Rio 2016 By Nick ButlerSuperstar Neymar is being considered as one of three overage players in the Brazilian football squad for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, it has been reported.
Pwllheli picked as host for junior sailing's 2015 Optimist European Championships By Paul OsborneNorth Wales will welcome Europe's up and coming sailors next July after Pwllheli was awarded the hosting rights to the 2015 Optimist European Championships.