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Swimming Canada's Big Splash Awards

The first award goes to Nathan Stein for the Team Aquatic Supplies Male Para-swimmer of the Year!

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November 25, 2014

B.C. Para-swimmer wins first Big Splash Award

Source: Swimming Canada

OTTAWA – Swimming Canada’s Big Splash Awards Week is underway as Nathan Stein of Maple Ridge, B.C., was named the Team Aquatic Supplies Male Para-swimmer of the Year today.

The annual award recognizes the best performance by a Canadian male Para-swimmer at the premier international meet of the year. This...

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November 19, 2014

Para-Rowing Center to Open in 2015

A new para-rowing Center is opening January 2nd in British Columbia.  Any athlete interested in making the para-rowing team will be encouraged to make the move to Elk Lake, in Victoria, BC, where the Center will be based.

In the past, athletes trained in their hometowns and were then united multiple times a year at training camps in...

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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



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255 St-Rédempteur, Gatineau

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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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