IPC rules Russia must stay out in the cold but keeps options open

The International Paralympic Committee has decided to maintain the suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee and will rule on whether it can compete at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in late January. The IPC governing board also was decided to keep in place an interim measure for Russian athletes to compete as neutrals in […]

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Pyeongchang 2018: Russia remains banned from Winter Paralympics

A final decision on whether Russia can compete at the 2018 Winter Paralympics will be taken in January after the International Paralympic Committee upheld the ban on Tuesday. Russia was banned from all Paralympic competition by the IPC in August 2016 after revelations of systematic doping. The IPC governing board said on Tuesday there were […]

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Russia Paralympic ban remains, decision on Pyeongchang in January

LONDON (Reuters) – The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on Wednesday it was maintaining its suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee but had yet to make a final decision on whether it can compete at the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea. In a statement, the IPC said it had also kept in place an […]

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