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December 4, 2017

Featured Paralympic Athlete Alumni - Tim McIsaac

Tim McIsaac golden swimmer, golden heart

Tim McIssac, Canada’s most successful Paralympic athlete, continues to devote most of his time and energy to helping people with a disability.

“I am grateful that I’ve had a career and been able for most of my working life to work with people with a disability,’’ he said” ‘’I want to keep...

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December 4, 2017

Canadian women win gold, men add bronze at IBSA Goalball American Championships

SAO PAULO – Led by Amy Burk’s tournament leading 18 goals, Canada won the gold medal in women’s competition this past weekend at the IBSA Goalball American Championships. The Canadian men added a bronze.

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December 4, 2017

Canadian Para ice hockey team blanks Italy in tournament opener

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – Brad Bowden (Orton, Ont.) had a hat trick to lead a balanced offence, helping Canada’s Para ice hockey team to an 8-0 win over Italy in its opening game  Sunday at the 2017 World Sledge Hockey Challenge.

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December 4, 2017

IPC and Agitos Foundation announce partnership with FC Barcelona Foundation

Sport is a great tool to achieve social inclusion for people with an impairment. This is the vision shared by the FC Barcelona Foundation, the Agitos Foundation and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), who have signed a partnership agreement to develop sport projects with this common goal.

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December 3, 2017

Bronze Finish For Curt Minard In Finland

PYHA, Finland – Curt Minard of Vernon, B.C. won the bronze medal in the upper limb category at the first of two Para-snowboardcross World Cups in Finland. Minard led the charge for the Canadians, grabbing Canada’s sole medal of the weekend on Friday, as well as posting a respectable sixth place finish in Saturday's World Cup.
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