Sochi Paralympic group tickets go on sale

by R-Sport at 04/12/2013 15:07

Sochi 2014 Main Ticket Center opens in Sochi

Group tickets for February's Sochi Paralympic Games have gone on sale, organizers announced on Wednesday.

Parties of at least 11 people may purchase tickets to nearly all competitions with with per-person savings ranging from 25 to 40 percent. The cheapest tickets are for the sledge hockey group stage matches at 250 rubles ($7.50). The group option is not available for the opening and closing ceremonies.

Organizers claim the demand for the Paralympic tickets is reasonably high, with the opening and closing ceremonies accounting for 30 per cent of all sales so far. Nominal sales figures are yet to be released.

The XI Paralympic Games will be held from March 7 to 16, when athletes will compete for 72 medal sets in five sports.

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