Ian Chan

Ian Chan is the co-captain of the Canadian team along with David Willsie. He was inspired to get started in the sport by wheelchair rugby inventor Duncan Campbell, who was his recreation therapist at G.F. Strong Rehabilitation Hospital. Chan was the subject of the documentary “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop” and was also featured in the Academy Award-nominated documentary “Murderball.”

Major Games:
1998 World Championships: 3rd
2000 Sydney Paralympics: 4th
2002 World Championships: 1st
2004 Athens Paralympics: 2nd
2006 World Championships: 3rd
2008 Beijing Paralympics: 3rd
2010 World Championships: 5th

Medals

GamesSportEventMedal
2012 London ParalympicsWheelchair RugbyWheelchair Rugby - Mixedsilver
2004 Athens ParalympicsWheelchair RugbyWheelchair Rugby - Mixedsilver
2008 Beijing ParalympicsWheelchair RugbyWheelchair Rugby - Mixedbronze

Summary

Games Sport Event Result
2012 London Paralympics Wheelchair Rugby Wheelchair Rugby - Mixed 2
2008 Beijing Paralympics Wheelchair Rugby Wheelchair Rugby - Mixed 3
2004 Athens Paralympics Wheelchair Rugby Wheelchair Rugby - Mixed 2
2000 Sydney Paralympics Wheelchair Rugby Wheelchair Rugby - Mixed 4