Austria’s Carina Edlinger rounded off a sensational cross-country skiing season today, winning the women’s visually impaired World Para Nordic Skiing World Cup title with victory in the short-distance classic in Japanese city Sapporo.
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Henrieta Farkasova ended a five year wait for an overall Para Alpine Skiing World Cup title as victory in today’s women’s visually impaired slalom competition in Pyeongchang.
Ukraine’s multiple world and Paralympic champion Oleksandra Kononova secured her place as the dominant women’s cross-country skier this season, claiming the World Para Nordic Skiing World Cup crown with her latest race victory in Sapporo in Japan today.
Germany’s Anna Schaffelhuber claimed her third women’s sitting crystal globe today as she added the giant slalom title to her super-G and downhill crowns during the World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup Finals’ in Pyeongchang.
Anna Schaffelhuber claimed a third win of the week to seal the overall super-G title at the World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup Finals today.
Yoshihiro Nitta claimed a first World Cup victory in nearly five years on the final day of the World Para Nordic Skiing World Cup in Pyeongchang today.
Slovakia’s Henrieta Farkasova secured the overall super-G World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup title with a race to spare after winning here today.
France’s Benjamin Daviet claimed a fifth biathlon win of the season today in the men's individual standing class at the World Para Nordic Skiing World Cup here.
Canada’s Collin Cameron and Belarus' Sviatlana Sakhanenka claimed their first victories on the Para Nordic Skiing World Cup circuit today here as a Ukrainian married couple also each triumphed.
Japanese newcomer Gurimu Narita stunned Finland's Matti Suur-Hamari in men’s SB-LL2 banked slalom action today at the Para Snowboard World Cup Finals here.
Anna Schaffelhuber produced a superb downhill performance at the World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup Finals in Pyeongchang today to seal the overall World Cup title.
A hunt is underway to find a willing host for the final 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Paralympic Winter Games Qualification Tournament.
Norway denied Russia a third straight World Wheelchair Curling Championships title as they swept aside their opponents 8-3 to clinch the gold medal at the Gangneung Curling Centre.
American skiers claimed two long distance cross-country wins on the second day of the Para Nordic Skiing World Cup in Pyeongchang in South Korea.