Swiss name three athletes for Panorama 2015

Paralympic giant slalom champion Christoph Kunz headlines the Swiss team for the IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships. 17 Feb 2015 By IPC

Swiss Paralympics has named a team of three athletes who will compete at the 2015 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in Panorama, Canada, between 28 February and 10 March.

Sit-skier Christoph Kunz, the Sochi 2014 Paralympic champion, is named alongside standing skier Thomas Pfyl who won slalom silver at the 2013 World Championships in La Molina, Spain.

After making his Paralympic debut at Sochi 2014, 17-year-old Robin Cuche also makes the team.

The IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships is expected to gather around 130 athletes from 30 countries in the biggest gathering of alpine skiers since the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games.