Alpine Skiing

Alpine Skiing is one of two winter sports offered by Special Olympics Ireland.

    Athletes compete in 3 events:

    • Giant Slalom - Novice, Intermediate & Advanced
    • Slalom - Novice, Intermediate & Advanced
    • Super Giant Slalom (Super G)- Novice, Intermediate & Advanced

    Alpine skiing is a demanding sport and athletes will benefit by being in good physical condition to compete successfully and safely. Alpine skiing requires in addition to a basic combination of endurance and strength, a high capacity of quickness and action/reaction endurance.

    Alpine Skiing Rules
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    Alpine Skiing Fact Sheet
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