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September 19, 2016

CIBC welcomes Canadian Paralympic Team’s return from Rio

 

Media release

 

Bank to honour athletes’ outstanding performances at local Welcome Home events across Canada

TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2016 – CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM), Premier Partner of the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), extends a heartfelt congratulations ...

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September 19, 2016

Paralympics will come full circle at Tokyo 2020

By Braydon Holmyard

Canadian Paralympic Media Consortium

Sept. 20, 2016 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – For the first time in the history of the Paralympics, a city will host the Games for the second time. In 1964, Tokyo hosted the Paralympic Games, four years after its official inauguration in Rome.

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September 18, 2016

Rio 2016: Strong showing for Team Canada at Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

Broadcast-quality video highlights are available at SendtoNews.com.

Team Canada photos are available at: http://tinyurl.com/hr4d833

Sept. 18, 2016 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Triple gold medallist swimmer Aurélie Rivard led...

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September 18, 2016

After a Tough Loss to Japan, Canada Misses Wheelchair Rugby Podium

 

Sept. 18, 2016 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - A few turnovers here, a few missed chances there, and Canada will be going home without a Paralympic medal in wheelchair rugby for the first time since the Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games. The result is a bitter disappointment for the Canadians, who began this season ra...

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September 18, 2016

Aurélie Rivard - The golden week that was

 

Canadian swimmer won four medals in Rio to settle 12 months of nerves

By Ciarán Breen

Canadian Paralympic Media Consortium

Sept. 18, 2016 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – It’s 3 a.m. on Friday, September 9, 2016. The athlete’s village has turned in for the night but in a corner of the quiet, o...

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