PyeongChan 2018 PyeongChan 2018 PARALYMPIC GAMES

The PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games


The 12th Paralympic Winter Games

Games Period: 9 March 2018 - 18 March 2018 (10 days)
No. of participating countries: Over 50 countries
No. of participants: Over 3,000
- More than 1,400 athletes and team officials from participating National Paralympic Committees, and 1,600 guests from the Paralympic Family, NPCs, IFs and the media, etc
Venue cities: PyeongChang, Gangneung, Jeongseon
Disciplines and venues: Six disciplines (Alpine Skiing, Para-Snowboard, Biathlon, Cross-Country Skiing, Ice Sledge Hockey, Wheelchair Curling)
  • Snow Sports: Pyeongchang (Alpensia, Yongpyong), Jeongseon

    • Alpensia: Biathlon, Cross-Country Skiing
    • Yongpyong: Alpine Skiing(Technical), Para-Snowboard
    • Jungbong: Alpine Skiing(Speed)
  • Ice Sports: Gangneung (Ice Sledge Hockey, Wheelchair Curling)
Types of Impairment: Spinal injury, Amputee, Les Autres, Visual Impairment, Cerebral palsy