Winter Paralympic Sports

German skiers take top prizes at IPC Awards Ceremony

By Tom Degun

Verena Bentele_with_Best_Male_Athlete_Gerd_Schnfelder_Beijing_December_2011December 11 - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) have honoured their top athletes, officials, media and contributors at their General Assembly in Beijing with alpine skier Gerd Schoenfelder and nordic skier Verena Bentele claiming the two top prizes at the 2011 Paralympic Awards Gala, which were partnered by Allianz.

IPC appoint new Snow Sports manager

By David Gold

Paralympic_skiing_image_18-08-11August 17 - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that Dimitrije Lazarovski will be its new Snow Sports manager, taking responsibility for alpine skiing, cross-country skiing and biathlon.