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LW1

LW2

LW3

LW4

LW5/7

LW6/8

LW9

Movement or coordination affected in the legs to a moderate degree.

Absence of one leg, mid-thigh.

Movement and coordination mildly affected in both legs.

Absence of one leg below the knee.

The absence of both arms.

The movement in one arm affected to a high degree.

Movement moderately affected in one arm and one leg on the same side.

 


In Alpine Skiing, all seven standing classes compete together.

Standing skiers race using a clock that runs at different speeds to compensate for the different classes.


 Alpine Skiing LW1-9 is a competition class at the Beijing Winter Paralympics