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Sochi 2014 Paralympics: IPC confident on venue accessibility

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24 February 2014 Last updated at 06:24

Sochi 2014 Paralympics: IPC confident on venue accessibility
By Elizabeth Hudson BBC Sport

The International Paralympic Committee is confident that all the venues due to host the Sochi Winter Paralympics will be fully accessible before the start of competition on 7 March.

The Olympic Games came to an end with a spectacular closing ceremony in Sochi on Monday and venues now face a transition period to be ready.

“We hope the accessibility will be improved by the start of the Games,” spokesman Craig Spence told BBC World Service Sport. “All …read more