Date: March 22, 2006

Though on a much smaller scale than its parent event, the Turin (Torino, Italy) Paralympic Winter Games, which came to an end March 19, still managed to attract a fair amount of interest.

Approximately 80 percent of the total 200,000 tickets available were sold, according to Gianluca Castelli, press representative of the organizing committee. This was slightly more than anticipated. Sales had been expected to come in closer to the 150,000 mark.

The openin...

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