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October 19, 2014

Bedard, Luker, And Simard Win Birmingham Nationals

October 19, 2014 - Tennis Canada

Philippe Bedard (QC), Gary Luker (ON), and Helene Simard (QC) will be going home champions of the Birmingham National Wheelchair Tennis Championships following their respective victories in the men’s, quad, and women’s singles finals at Sani Sport Brossard in Quebec on Sunday.

In a duel...

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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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