Winter Sports

Three riders secure back to back golds at Para-snowboarding World Cup

By Paul Osborne

Mike Shea has secured his second gold medal in as many days ©Getty ImagsMike Shea of the United States has made it two in two at the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) Alpine Skiing two-day event in Landgraaf, The Netherlands, securing gold in the season opening Para-snowboarding World Cup.

Shea wins historic gold as Para-snowboarders open season at Europa Cup

By Paul Osborne

Mike Shea took a historic gold at the IPC Apline Skiing Europa Cup ©Getty ImagesParalympic silver medallist Mike Shea has won a historic gold at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing Europa Cup in Landgraaf, The Netherlands.

First ever Para-skeleton World Cup won by British ex-serviceman

By Nick Butler

Ex-serviceman Matt Richardson won the inaugural Para-skeleton World Cup event ©HelpforHeroesGreat Britain's former soldier Matt Richardson has won the first ever Para-skeleton World Cup event in Park City, hailed afterwards as a "historic official start of a Paralympic sport".

Sochi 2014 champions head entries for Para-snowboard season opener

By Nick Butler

Evan Strong will be among those looking to take their Sochi 2014 form into the World Cup season ©Getty ImagesReigning Paralympic and world champion Evan Strong of the United States will be among 40 snowboarders competing in the World and Europa Cup debut of banked slalom races starting tomorrow in Landgraaf, The Netherlands.

Triple Canadian Paralympic skiing medallist announces retirement

By Daniel Etchells

Josh Dueck won gold and silver medals at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games ©Getty ImagesCanada's three-time Paralympic medallist Josh Dueck has announced his retirement from Alpine skiing.

US women win inaugural IPC Sledge Hockey Women's International Cup

By Paul Osborne

The United States have won the inaugural IPC Ice Sledge Hockey Womens International Cup ©TwitterThe United States made history today as they become the first female team to be crowned champions of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Ice Sledge Hockey Women's International Cup.

IPC to stage first Ice Sledge Hockey International Women's Cup

By Emily Goddard

The US will battle for the inaugural Ice Sledge Hockey International Women’s Cup in Canada ©US ParalympicsThe International Paralympic Committee (IPC) is preparing to host its first ever Ice Sledge Hockey International Women's Cup, which gets underway today in a major breakthrough for the women's sport.

British winter Paralympic star Etherington announces retirement from skiing

By Paul Osborne

British Paralympian Jade Etherington has announced her retirement from alpine skiing ©Getty ImagesJade Etherington, Great Britain's most decorated female winter Paralympian, has announced her retirement from skiing.

International Paralympic Committee appoint new Technical Committee for Alpine skiing

By Nick Butler

IPC Alpine Skiing is able to build on the success enjoyed in Sochi on the road to Pyeongchang 2018 ©Getty ImagesA new Sport Technical Committee has been appointed by International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing in order to continue the "growth and progress" of the sport ahead of Pyeongchang 2018.
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