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Twelve countries compete on second day of 2012 Nor-Am Cup

 

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Tuesday, para-alpine skiers from twelve countries competed on the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup at Copper Mountain.

106 competitors, 29 women and 77 men, from countries such as ArgentinaAustraliaCanadaChileGreat BritainIceland,JapanMexicoNew ZealandSouth AfricaTurkey, and the United States competed in the Super G on the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup. Of those 106 competitors, five did not start, at least two did not qualify, and at least twenty five did not finish.

Para-alpine skiers were back on the slopes again yesterday.

Lincoln Budge from Australia, competing in the Super G during the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup
Image: Bidgee.

Takanori Yokosawa from Japan, competing in the Super G during the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup
Image: Bidgee.

Andrew Earl Kurka from the United States, competing in the Super G during the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup
Image: Bidgee.

Corey Peters from New Zealand, competing in the Super G during the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup
Image: Bidgee.

Ben Thompson from Canada, competing in the Super G during the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup
Image: Bidgee.

Erna Friðriksdóttir from Iceland, competing in the Super G during the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup
Image: Bidgee.

John Kick from Great Britain, competing in the Super G during the second day of the IPC Nor-Am Cup
Image: Bidgee.

 

All text created after September 25, 2005 available under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 2.5License, unless otherwise specified.   Originally published on English Wikinews

Laura Hale
About Laura Hale (2533 Articles)
Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees.

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