Austria’s Reinhold Schett and Lisa Bunschoten of The Netherlands both clinched their second consecutive banked slalom victories on the final day of the Para Snowboard World Cup at La Molina in Spain.
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Paralympic gold medallist Evan Strong of the United States won a thrilling men's banked slalom SB-LL2 race on the penultimate day of action at the Para Snowboard World Cup at La Molina in Spain.
Mark Mann of the United States improved his lead on top of the Para Snowboard World Cup standings following a victory in La Molina today.
World Championship gold medallists maintained their form as the Para Snowboard World Cup season resumed in La Molina in Spain.
Maxime Montaggioni of France stunned American favourite Mike Minor to clinch the gold medal in the men’s SB-UL banked slalom event at the World Para Snowboard Championships in Big White in Canada.
Bibian Mentel-Spee has been re-elected as the athlete representative on the World Para Snowboard Sport Technical Committee (STC).
The United States and The Netherlands both claimed two titles apiece as the World Para Snowboard Championships began at Big White in Canada.
Competition is set to start at the 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships in Canada tomorrow.
Obersaxen in Switzerland has today been confirmed as the 2019 World Para Alpine Skiing Championships host.
Canada’s Mac Marcoux secured his fourth gold medal in the 2017 World Para Alpine Skiing Championships in Tarvisio.
A Russian request to enter athletes in qualification competitions for Pyeongchang 2018 has been rejected by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) so long as the country remains suspended from competition.
Germany’s Andrea Rothfuss secured a shock giant slalom standing win over French favourite Marie Bochet today at the 2017 World Para Alpine Skiing Championships in Tarvisio.
Mitchell Gourley will serve a further two years as athletes representative on the World Para Alpine Skiing Sport Technical Committee after being re-elected to the role for a second term.
Giacomo Bertagnolli became the first Italian gold medallist at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Para Alpine Skiing Championships in Tarvisio as he triumphed in the visually impaired men’s super combined.
Japan’s Gurimu Narita finished unbeaten at the latest World Para Snowboard World Cup after springing a surprise to overcome home favourite Keith Gabel in the men’s SB-LL2 final on the last day of action in Lake Tahoe in the United States.