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September 7, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Broadcast Media Consortium wins IPC media award for coverage of Rio 2016

ABU DHABI, UAE – Sept. 7, 2017 – The Canadian Paralympic Broadcast Media Consortium has won the 2017 Paralympic Media Award in the broadcast category for its coverage of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

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September 7, 2017
September 6, 2017

Victories for Canada in wheelchair rugby and Para ice hockey

Canada opened the Americas Championships wheelchair rugby tournament on Tuesday September 5, 2017 with decisive victories over Chile and Paraguay.

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September 5, 2017

Canadian Para cyclists re-enforce Rio 2016 performances with dazzling worlds

PIETERMARITZBURG, South Africa – After a nine-medal performance at the Rio Paralympic Games last year, Canada’s Para cyclists pedalled to more triumphs at the world road championships which concluded on Sunday September 3.

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September 5, 2017

Canada’s Chelsey Gotell praises 2020 Paralympics programme announcement

Canada’s Chelsey Gotell, Chair of the International Paralympic Committee’s athlete council, says more women events and a solidified schedule three years out, is what impressed her the most as the IPC announced the programme and athlete quota for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

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September 1, 2017

Canadians spinning gold at Para cycling worlds

PIETERMARITZBURG, South Africa – Tristen Chernove of Cranbrook, B.C., and Michael Sametz of Calgary each won a gold medal and Ross Wilson of Edmonton added a silver on Friday in their respective time trial races at the Para cycling world road championships.

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August 31, 2017

Canada opens Para cycling road worlds with two medals

PIETERMARITZBURG, South Africa - Shelley Gautier of Toronto won the gold medal while Charles Moreau of Victoriaville, Que., added a bronze in Thursday’s time trial races to open the Para cycling world road championships.

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August 29, 2017

Matt Brown leaves international football after 11-year Para Soccer career

OTTAWA (Canada Soccer) Matthew Brown of Peterborough has retired from an 11-year international career in Para Soccer. The 27-year old player represented Canada at four IFCPF World Championships and two Parapanamerican Games from 2007 to 2016.

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