VIII. Winter-Paralympics
March 07 to 16, 2002
Salt Lake City/USA


415 athletes
36 nations

3 Sports: Alpine Skiing, Nordic Skiing, Ice Sledge Hockey
competition sites: Snowbasin (Alpine Skiing), Soldier Hollow (Nordic Skiing)

22 Paralympic athletes from Austria (20 athletes for Alpine Skiing, 2 athletes for Nordic Skiing)
Medals table Austria: 9 Gold, 10 Silver and 10 Bronze medals
National Ranking: 4th place, right behind Germany, USA and Norway

500 journalists from the print media
300 representatives from the broadcasting media
500 news articles in Austrian newspapers
Twice the media coverage compared to Nagano 1998
4.300 hits on our homepage www.oepc.at

Paralympic athletes from Austria for Alpine Skiing