Parasport Festival: Calgary

para-nordic with Colette Bourgonje
Event on: 30 November 2013
Event on: November 30, 2013

Event Information:


Try sports for people with disabilities - this festival is open to people of all abilities. Learn about a new sport or volunteer for the multitude of parasports. Explore the possibilities of becoming an athlete, coach, volunteer, official, classifier or as a parent, teacher or health care provider who can connect someone to parasport.

WHAT: This festival will showcase a wide variety of parasports including: cycling, cross country skiing and rowing. Try the sports yourself, meet some of the best athletes in Canada and learn more about how you can get involved with parasport. 

WHEN & WHERE: Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Canada Olympic Park. 88 Canada Olympic Road SW, Calgary, AB T3B 5R5

WHO:  Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games hopeful Michelle Salt- para-snowboarding, London 2012 Paralympian Jaye Milley – para-cycling

HOW: Come by or pre-register by contacting: Laura Ferris, Senior Coordinator, Recruitment Programs by email or phone 613-569-4333 ext. 233