Info for Athletes

winter Para athletes compete at snowboarding, skiing, ice hockey and curling 670 athletes will compete for 80 medals at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games

This section provides relevant information and documents for athletes competing at PyeongChang 2018.

Competitors are encouraged to check this page regularly for updates.


PyeongChang 2018 Qualification Guide

Image Policy

PyeongChang 2018 IPC Athlete and Participants Image Policy

Manufacturer Identification

Manufacturer Identification Guidelines

Social and Digital Media

PyeongChang 2018 IPC Social and Digital Media Guide

IPC Filiming and Photography Policy for PyeongChang 2018


PyeongChang 2018 Doping Control Guide

2018 IPC Athletes Council Elections

Elections for the 2018 IPC Athletes Council Elections will take place during the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in March.

The Athletes’ Council acts as the liaison between athletes and decision-makers, and influences how Paralympic sport and the Movement grow and develop. Three winter representatives will be elected and introduced to their peers during the Closing Ceremony of the Games.

Full details regarding nominations for the elections can be found here.

The full election timeline can be found here.