IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships

Kimberly Joines
Event on: 28 February 2015
Event on: February 28, 2015

Event Information:

Panorama, BC

The 2015 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships will feature around 130 athletes from 30 countries in the first major international competition since the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, who will gather in Panorama, Canada.

Panorama is a ski resort located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies a two-hour drive from Banff and 3.5 hours from Calgary. It features a skiable area of 2,847 acres and a top elevation of 2,380m.

It has one of the largest vertical drops in North America at 1,200m and attracts tourists for its rolling cliffs and spectacular views of the Rocky Mountains.

The nearest town is Invermere, located approximately 18km away.

For sport enquires, please email ipcalpineskiing@paralympic.org

For enquiries relating to the 2015 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships, please email: worldchamps@alpinecanada.org

For media enquiries relating to IPC Alpine Skiing, please email Lucy.Dominy@paralympic.org

Source: IPC