Chasing the Gold at the Paralympics in PyeongChang: Pictures

Chenyang Wang of China competes in the Standing Men's 20km Free Cross-Country Skiing at the Alpensia Biathlon Centre during the Paralympic Winter Games. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Chenyang Wang of China competes in the Standing Men's 20km Free Cross-Country Skiing at the Alpensia Biathlon Centre during the Paralympic Winter Games. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Claudia Loesch of Austria during the Alpine Skiing Sitting Women's Downhill. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Claudia Loesch of Austria during the Alpine Skiing Sitting Women's Downhill. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Morten Vaernes of Norway, Dom Cozzolino of Canada and Jan Roger Klakegg and Martin Hamre of Norway battle for the puck during the ice hockey preliminary round. Thomas Lovelock for OIS/IOC
Morten Vaernes of Norway, Dom Cozzolino of Canada and Jan Roger Klakegg and Martin Hamre of Norway battle for the puck during the ice hockey preliminary round. Thomas Lovelock for OIS/IOC
Fireworks erupt as the cauldron is lit during the Opening Ceremony for the XII Paralympic Winter Games in the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Fireworks erupt as the cauldron is lit during the Opening Ceremony for the XII Paralympic Winter Games in the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Anna Jochemsen of the Netherlands competes in the Standing Women's Super-G in Alpine Skiing at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Anna Jochemsen of the Netherlands competes in the Standing Women's Super-G in Alpine Skiing at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Yauheni Lukyanenka of Belarus competes during the Cross-Country Skiing Sitting Men's 15km. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Yauheni Lukyanenka of Belarus competes during the Cross-Country Skiing Sitting Men's 15km. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Mikhail Slinkin of Paralympic Athletes of Russia falls during the snowboard event. AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
Mikhail Slinkin of Paralympic Athletes of Russia falls during the snowboard event. AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
Xu Congjun of China competes in the men's Cross Country 15km Sitting event. Lintao Zhang/Getty Images
Xu Congjun of China competes in the men's Cross Country 15km Sitting event. Lintao Zhang/Getty Images
Rune Lorentsen of Norway after throwing a stone during the Wheelchair Curling Round Robin Session. Thomas Lovelock for OIS/IOC
Rune Lorentsen of Norway after throwing a stone during the Wheelchair Curling Round Robin Session. Thomas Lovelock for OIS/IOC
Yon Santacana Maiztegui of Spain during the Alpine Skiing Visually Impaired Men's Super-G. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Yon Santacana Maiztegui of Spain during the Alpine Skiing Visually Impaired Men's Super-G. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Carina Edlinger of Austria after completing the women's 15km Free Visually Impaired Cross Country race. REUTERS/Carl Recine
Carina Edlinger of Austria after completing the women's 15km Free Visually Impaired Cross Country race. REUTERS/Carl Recine
Emily Young of Canada in the Standing Women's 15km Free Cross-Country Skiing. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Emily Young of Canada in the Standing Women's 15km Free Cross-Country Skiing. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Scott Meenagh of Great Britain competes during the Cross-Country Skiing Sitting Men's 15km. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Scott Meenagh of Great Britain competes during the Cross-Country Skiing Sitting Men's 15km. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Ola Oiseth of Norway battling Gregory Brian Alexis Leperdi of Italy during the ice hockey preliminary game. Joel Marklund for OIS/IOC
Ola Oiseth of Norway battling Gregory Brian Alexis Leperdi of Italy during the ice hockey preliminary game. Joel Marklund for OIS/IOC
Andrea Eskau of Germany crosses the finish line to clinch silver in the Cross-Country Skiing Sitting Women's 12km. AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
Andrea Eskau of Germany crosses the finish line to clinch silver in the Cross-Country Skiing Sitting Women's 12km. AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
Akira Kano of Japan races in the Alpine Skiing Sitting Men's Downhill. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Akira Kano of Japan races in the Alpine Skiing Sitting Men's Downhill. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Grace Miller of the U.S. after crossing finish line in the women's 15km Free Standing cross country race. REUTERS/Carl Recine
Grace Miller of the U.S. after crossing finish line in the women's 15km Free Standing cross country race. REUTERS/Carl Recine
Ethan Hess of Canada during the Cross-Country Skiing Sitting Men's 15km. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Ethan Hess of Canada during the Cross-Country Skiing Sitting Men's 15km. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Slovakia's Miroslav Haraus, left, and guide Maros Hudik compete in the men's super-G, visually impaired race. AP Photo/Lee Jin-man
Slovakia's Miroslav Haraus, left, and guide Maros Hudik compete in the men's super-G, visually impaired race. AP Photo/Lee Jin-man
Renske Van Beek of the Netherlands competes during the Women's Snowboard Cross run. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Renske Van Beek of the Netherlands competes during the Women's Snowboard Cross run. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Hiraku Misawa of Japan competes in the men's standing downhill. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
Hiraku Misawa of Japan competes in the men's standing downhill. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
Adam Dixon of Canada and Gian Luca Cavaliere of Italy during ice hockey game at the Gangneung Hockey Centre. REUTERS/Carl Recine
Adam Dixon of Canada and Gian Luca Cavaliere of Italy during ice hockey game at the Gangneung Hockey Centre. REUTERS/Carl Recine
Haitao Du of China in the Standing Men's 20km Free Cross-Country Skiing. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
Haitao Du of China in the Standing Men's 20km Free Cross-Country Skiing. Bob Martin for OIS/IOC
General view of the competition during the Wheelchair Curling Round Robin Session at the Gangneung Curling Centre. Thomas Lovelock for OIS/IOC
General view of the competition during the Wheelchair Curling Round Robin Session at the Gangneung Curling Centre. Thomas Lovelock for OIS/IOC
Josh Elliott of the U.S. in the Alpine Skiing Sitting Men's Super-G. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Josh Elliott of the U.S. in the Alpine Skiing Sitting Men's Super-G. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Simon Patmore of Australia lies on the snow as he celebrates winning the Men's Snowboard Cross Final SB-UL at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Simon Patmore of Australia lies on the snow as he celebrates winning the Men's Snowboard Cross Final SB-UL at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC
Prosthetic leg during the Ice Hockey Group B Preliminary Game between Korea and Japan at the Gangneung Hockey Centre. Joel Marklund for OIS/IOC
Prosthetic leg during the Ice Hockey Group B Preliminary Game between Korea and Japan at the Gangneung Hockey Centre. Joel Marklund for OIS/IOC