PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Team group photo

NEW ZEALAND IN COMPETITION AT THE PYEONGCHANG 2018 PARALYMPIC WINTER GAMES:

  • 3 Kiwi Paralympians, all returning Paralympians
  • The New Zealand Paralympic Team included 3 male Paralympians
  • 2 Para sports competed in – Para alpine skiing and Para snowboarding for the first time in history
  • 9 events contested
  • 3 medals won by New Zealand – 1 GOLD and 2 BRONZE
  • 6th in the world for medals won per capita
  • 15th in the world overall medal table
  • The New Zealand Paralympic Team have not won multiple medals at a Paralympic Winter Games since the Salt Lake City 2002.
  • 1 Whang Youn Dai Achievement Award presented to Paralympian #158 Adam Hall
  • Paralympian #158 Adam Hall participated in his fourth consecutive Paralympic Winter Games
  • 1.6 million Kiwis watch the broadcast free to air on TVNZ and Attitude
  • 680k reach across PNZ digital channels
  • New Zealand has won a total of 31 winter Paralympic medals – 16 gold, 6 silver and 9 bronze
  • 564 Paralympians from 49 countries competed in 6 Para sports in PyeongChang 2018

Pyeongchang 2018 - Medal Tally

Gold1
Silver0
Bronze2
Total3

Pyeongchang 2018 - Details

YearMedalSportNameEvent
2018GoldPara alpine skiingAdam HallMen's Slalom Standing
2018BronzePara alpine skiingAdam HallMen's Super Combined Standing
2018BronzePara alpine skiingCorey PetersMen's Downhill Sitting

New Zealand Team

Para alpine skiing
Adam Hall
Corey Peters

Para snowboard
Carl Murphy