U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing

Oksana Masters competes at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Paralympic Games.

Selection Criteria

The process by which athletes qualify for U.S. teams to major international competitions, such as World Championships and the Paralympic Games, is generally posted 12 months before the competition. U.S. Paralympics or the relevant national governing body may use other methods, including invitation, to select teams to other international competitions. Click on the following events to find the criteria for qualifying for each of the international trips during the 2020-21 season.

National Team Selection Criteria
2023-24 National Team Criteria

2022 Paralympic Winter Games Selection Criteria

2022 Paralympic Games Athlete Selection Procedures

2022 Paralympic Games Athlete Selection Procedure Approval Letter

2022 Paralympic Winter Games Ranking Lists- January 30, 2022

2022 World Para Nordic Skiing World Championships Criteria
2022 WPNS WCH Lillehammer, Norway, Jan. 2022

2021-2022 World Para Nordic Skiing World Cup Criteria

2021 WPNS World Cup #1, Canmore, Alberta, Dec. 2021

2022 WPNS World Cup #2, Ostersund, Sweden, Jan-Feb 2022

U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Scholarship / Grant Program
U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Scholarship

Additional Documents

Paralympic Sport Advisory Group

Athlete Involvement in the Selection Procedure Process

Athlete Ombuds 

The Office of the Athlete Ombuds offers independent, confidential advice to elite athletes regarding their rights and responsibilities in the Olympic and Paralympic Movement, and assists athletes with a broad range of questions, disputes, complaints and concerns.

Neither U.S. Paralympics nor any U.S. Paralympics athlete, employee, contractor, coach, referee/official, agent, or volunteer may threaten or take action against an athlete for disclosing information to or asking for assistance from the Office of the Athlete Ombuds. The policy of the Office of the Athlete Ombuds can be found here:  www.teamusa.org/athlete-ombuds.

Phone:    719-866-5000

Email:     ombudsman@usathlete.org

Website: usaathlete.org