Alpine Skiing

Rivalries resurface as Alpine skiers take to the snow at IPC Alpine Skiing Europa Cup in Kuhtai

By Paul Osborne

Claudia Loesch secured gold on the first day of the IPC Alpine Skiing Europa Cup ©Getty ImagesOne of the biggest rivalries on the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing circuit resurfaced today as five-time Sochi gold medallist Anna Schaffelhuber and seven-time Paralympic medallist Claudia Loesch went head to head at the IPC Alpine Skiing Europa Cup in Kuhtai, Austria.

US star injured during Sochi 2014 completes recovery with four race wins

By Nick Butler

Tyler Walker was on strong form for the US following his crash during Sochi 2014 ©US ParalympicsUnited States Alpine skiing star Tyler Walker made a triumphant return to competition following his horrific crash during Sochi 2014, securing two race wins at both the NorAm Cup and an International Paralympic Committee (IPC) event in Aspen.

More than 800 Para-skiers to feature at largest US winter sports festival

By Daniel Etchells

Disabled Sports USA will host the 27th edition of The Hartford Ski Spectacular ©Disabled Sports USAThe 27th edition of The Hartford Ski Spectacular, the United States' largest winter sports festival for individuals with physical disabilities, is set to welcome over 800 skiers to the Beaver Run and Breckenridge ski resorts next month.

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.

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.

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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