Paralympic Winter Games
7-16 March

Jon Santacana Maiztegui headlines Spain’s Sochi 2014 team

Spain will send four alpine skiers, two guides and three snowboarders to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. 21 Feb 2014
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Spain's Jon Santacana and his guide Miguel Galindo Garces won Spain's first gold of the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina.

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There will be nearly 600 athletes from 45 countries competing at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games from 7-16 March.

The Spanish Paralympic Committee has announced the seven athletes and two guides who will represent Spain at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games from 7-16 March, which is headlined by Paralympic and world champion alpine skier Jon Santacana Maiztegui.

The visually impaired star won all three of Spain’s medals at the Vancouver 2010 Paralympics, picking up a gold and two silvers.

Spain’s full team roster for Sochi 2014 includes:

Alpine skiing

Jon Santacana Maiztegui

Miguel Galindo Garces (guide)

Gabriel Gorce Yepes

Arnau Ferrer Ventura (guide)

Ursula Pueyo Marimon

Oscar Espallargas Juarez

Snowboard

Astrid Fina Paredes

Urko Egea Zabalza

Aitor Puertas Marin