Winter Deaflympics 2019
Winter Deaflympics 2019 – Valtellina 12-20 December 2019
After Khanty-Mansiysk and Magnitogorsk in Russia, Italy will host the athletes of the Winter Olympics dedicated to the deaf. Will be organized between Valtellina and Valchiavenna: in Santa Caterina Valfurva the competitions of Alpine Ski, Snowboard and Cross Country, in Madesimo the Curling and in Chiavenna Ice Hochey and Chess. The opening ceremony will be in Sondrio. The games are divided into a summer edition, which began in Paris in 1924 and a winter edition, started in Seefeld in 1949,
The organizer of the Games is the International Committee of the Sports of the Deaf.
For further information: www.2019deaflympics.com