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    • IPC Nordic Skiing Sport Technical Committee announced

      IPC Nordic Skiing confirmed on Thursday (29 October) the new membership of its Sport Technical Committee (STC), the group responsible for ensuring the continued growth and progress of the sport in the four years ahead of the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.

      The group of six members includes former athletes, classification and technical experts and will be led by Rob Walsh, who continues his role as Chairperson after the huge success of March's winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia.

      Walsh, a former para-Nordic skier, identified the main targets for the STC in the years that will take in PyeongChang 2018 and two World Championships - one in Cable, Wisconsin, USA, from 23 January - 1 February 2015 and one in 2017. ..