Supported by


LW10

LW10.5

LW11

LW11.5

LW12

Movement highly affected in the body below the chest and in the legs.

Movement highly affected in the mid-trunk and legs.

Movement in the lower trunk and legs affected to a high degree.

Movement moderately affected in the lower trunk and highly affected in the legs.

Absence of legs from mid-thigh.

 


To adjust for the difference in the classes, Cross-Country skiers race using a factored clock, meaning it runs at different speeds – those with lower function race against a slower clock. Higher function against a faster clock.

The fastest adjusted finish time wins the race.


 Cross-Country Skiing LW10-12 is a competition class at the Beijing 2022 Winter Paralympics