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News

August 11, 2014

Canadian Para-swimmer complete Para Pan Pacs in style

PASADENA, Calif. – Katarina Roxon of St. John’s, N.L., and Aurélie Rivard of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., won gold medals in national record times on Sunday to conclude a great performance for Canadian Para-swimmers at the Para Pan Pacific Championships.

In the women’s S8 100-m breaststroke, Roxon broke her own...

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August 9, 2014

Gold for Huot, Rahier, Michie at Para Pan Pacs

PASADENA, Calif. – Benoit Huot of Longueuil, Que., Adam Rahier of Powell River, B.C., and Gordie Michie of St.Thomas, Ont., each won a gold medal on Saturday to double Canada’s victory count at the Para Pan Pacific Para-swimming championships.

In the men’s S10 200-m individual medley Huot took the title handily...

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August 11, 2014

Canada Wins Silver at the 2014 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships

(Odense, Denmark) – After besting number-one-ranked USA in overtime in the semi-finals, Canada lost 67-56 to Australia to claim silver at the 2014 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships.

Though Canada capitalized on Australia’s early turnovers and we up by two points in the first quarter, the incredible speed and...

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Paralympians race to silver and bronze on rain-soaked track in Glasgow August 1, 2014

Paralympians race to silver and bronze on rain-soaked track in Glasgow

Canada’s Paralympians contributed to the Canadian athletics team’s medal tally Thursday night at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, winning silver and bronze medals in the 1500-metre wheelchair races.

Under pouring rain and heavy humidity, Diane Roy (Sherbooke, Que.) aggressively led the women’s race the entire way until edged at the...

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June 2, 2014

Heores tour 2014

Last updated: June 2, 2014 – 2:00 pm EST


TIME NAME ADDRESS ATHLETES/GUESTS

OTTAWA / GATINEAU – June 4

9:00 am -10:00 am EST

École secondaire de l’Île

255 St-Rédempteur, Gatineau

Olivier Jean, Sébastien Fortier

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April 16, 2014

Jim Flaherty: A difference maker for Canadians living with a disability

The image many Canadians have of Jim Flaherty is of the federal finance minister who helped guide Canada through the crushing 2008 economic crisis. To them he was a businessman, someone focused on numbers and dedicated to his country's fiscal health.

Many other people saw a different side of Mr. Flaherty. They witnessed a father with a...

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