The following video presents “Watch the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games LIVE.”
In addition to covering both the Opening and Closing Ceremonies live from Sochi in HD, the IPC website will feature four HD channels showing live and uninterrupted daily coverage of alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, ice sledge hockey and wheelchair curling. A fifth HD channel will broadcast a mixture of all sports and all five channels will feature English commentary.
Following the conclusion of competition each day, all the sporting action including individual matches from ice sledge hockey and wheelchair curling, will be made available as video on demand via the IPC’s YouTube channel ParalympicSport.TV. Highlights packages from each sport will also be made available.
Supporting the live and on-demand video streams will be live results, whilst a team of writers will produce daily in-depth previews and reviews of all five sports, together with interviews with leading athletes. It is estimated around 150 stories will be uploaded to the IPC’s website during the Games.
21 Canadian athletes and one guide from Ontario will compete for gold in the the 11th Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, from March 7 to March 16, 2014.
- Canada will send a total of 54 athletes to compete in all six of the Paralympic sports:
- para-alpine skiing,
- para-nordic skiing,
- sledge hockey,
- wheelchair curling and
Good Luck! / Bonne chance!
Ontario Para-Athletes on Their Way to Sochi
Talented Ontario Athletes Compete at 2014 Paralympic Winter Games
March 6, 2014 6:00 a.m. Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport
Ontario is proud to support its athletes competing on behalf of Team Canada at the 11th Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.
This year, 21 Ontario athletes and one guide will inspire the nation, as they compete for Paralympic gold in para-alpine skiing, biathlon, para-nordic skiing, sledge hockey, wheelchair curling and para-snowboard — which will make its Paralympic debut. The province’s talented athletes at the Winter Paralympic Games include: