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May 16, 2016

Givens, Daniel triumph at international para-triathlon events

Chantal Givens of Winnipeg and Stefan Daniel of Calgary each won gold medals this past weekend at international para-triathlon competitions to highlight a strong weekend for Canada’s para-athletes.

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May 13, 2016

HBC Rio 2016 collection Pick & Pack underway in Ottawa

Excitement for Rio is in the air at an Ottawa warehouse this week, as the “Pick and Pack” operation for the Canadian Paralympic Team is fully underway.

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May 5, 2016

Paralympic Schools Week 2016 brings the house the down

 

(Para-swimmer Tammy Cunnington at Holy Family School in Red Deer Alta.)

“In 15 years of working at our school, I cannot recall when the students were so engaged and attentive. We had staff trying to hold back tears because she is so inspiring.”

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April 27, 2016

Montreal next stop for PARALYMPIAN SEARCH on Sat. April 30

 

Montreal to host Paralympic athlete identification event at Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard

MONTREAL, April 27, 2016 – The PARALYMPIAN SEARCH heads to the hometown of some of the country’s most successful Paralympic athletes on Saturday April 30 at the Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard in Montreal, ...

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April 22, 2016

Chef de Mission Chantal Petitclerc continues Canadian Tour in Montreal to promote Paralympic sport on the Road to Rio 2016

 

Petitclerc to connect with local athletes training for Rio

MONTREAL, April 22, 2016 – Chantal Petitclerc, Canada’s Chef de Mission for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, will continue her Canadian Tour on Tuesday, April 26 with a stop in Montreal to promote Paralympic sport and local athletes on the road ...

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April 21, 2016

Chef de Mission Chantal Petitclerc hails Halifax for Paralympic excellence

 

 

(Caption: Halifax, April 21, 2016 - Rio 2016 Chef de Mission Chantal Petitclerc and local Rio 2016 hopeful in para-athletics Pamela LeJean presented a countdown clock to Halifax deputy Mayor Matt Whitman and the Honorable Kevin Murphy, Speaker of the Nova Scotia Legislature, at an event at the Canad...

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