The 2022 Paralympic Games will take place in Beijing, China from March 4-13. The Games will feature 5 sports that include: wheelchair curling, Para ice hockey, Para alpine skiing, Para snowboard, and Para nordic ski (Para biathlon, and Para cross-country skiing).
Beijing 2022 Paralympic Winter Games will feature a maximum of 748 Para athletes and up to 82 medal events - two more than the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games. It is expected to have 39 medal events for men, up to 39 events for women (pending a decision on the snowboard programme), and four mixed events.
There will be up to 234 slots available for women. If all the slots are taken, it will represent a 76 per cent increase from the 133 women who competed at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea.
Introducing the 2022 Paralympic Games Chef de Mission