WINTER PARALYMPICS: PYEONGCHANG SET FOR SPECTACULAR OPENING CEREMONY

WINTER PARALYMPICS: PYEONGCHANG SET FOR SPECTACULAR OPENING CEREMONY. South Korea actress Choi Ji-woo (R) and track and field para-athlete Kim Kyung-min arrive in Gangneung, one of the venues of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympics, with the Paralympic torch on March 8, 2018. The Games will be held from March 9-18. (Yonhap) Pyeongchang set for spectacular opening.The largest ever Winter Paralympics will officially begin on Friday with the opening ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea on March 9, 2018. A record 567 athletes from 48 countries, plus the 'neutral Paralympic athlete' delegation, will take part. There will be 80 medals awarded in six sports - alpine skiing, snowboarding, Para-ice hockey, wheelchair curling and the nordic skiing disciplines of cross country and biathlon. Photo courtesy Yonhap

Last Updated: 2018-03-09

Decrease Font Size Increase Font Size
Back
advertisement