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May 2, 2011

Canada earns second win over Costa Rica in sitting volleyball at Defi Sportif

 

MONTREAL – José Rebelo of Montreal provided a great service to Team Canada on Saturday in a 25-18, 25-14, 19-25, 25-12 victory over Costa Rica in men's sitting volleyball at the Défi Sportif multi sport event for athletes with a disability.

Both squads are preparing for the Para PanAm Games and Paralympic qualification in Guad...

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April 29, 2011

Canadian Squad for 2011 Pan-Pacific Para-swimming Championships announced

Thirty-five Canadian para-swimmers have secured their spot to compete this summer as part of Team Canada at the inaugural Pan-Pacific Para-swimming Championships in Edmonton, Alberta from August 10-14, 2011. 

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April 26, 2011

2011 Canadian Blind Sports Junior Goalball Championships - Ontario Jr. Men and BC Jr. Women win their first-ever National Junior Championship Titles

The 2011 Canadian Blind Sports Junior Goalball Championships saw 2 new champions crowned this past weekend at the W. Ross MacDonald School for the Blind in Brantford, Ontario. Now in its 6th year, the annual championships had a field of 5 men's teams and 4 women's teams featuring some of Canada's top up and coming Goalball athletes aged 20...

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April 26, 2011

Edmonton's Janna Konihowski Dubyk named assistant coach for women's national sitting volleyball team

Volleyball Canada announced today that Janna Konihowski Dubyk of Edmonton was named an assistant coach with the women's national sitting volleyball team. 

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April 18, 2011

Canadian Para-Dressage Team Victorious at CPEDI3* Del Mar

April 13, 2011 - With a mix of veterans and prospects, both human and equine, the Canadian Para-Dressage Team won top team honours at the Del-Mar, California, CPEDI3* held March 10–13, 2011.

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April 18, 2011

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame Names Class of 2011

-Ray Bourque, Lui Passaglia, Richard Pound, Lauren Woolstencroft, Peter Reid and Andrea Neil to enter Hall in November- 

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April 17, 2011

The top four finishers from Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games will converge in London, Ont. for the fourth edition of the World Sledge Hockey Challenge.

2011 World Sledge Hockey Challenege

Who: The top four finishers from the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games – Canada, Japan, Norway and the United States – will converge on London, Ont. for the fourth edition of the World Sledge Hockey Challenge.

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April 17, 2011

Paralympian, Patrick Jarvis to Run in the 115th Boston Marathon to Raise Funds for Paralympic and ParaSport Development in Canada

Calgary, AB - Calgary resident, Patrick Jarvis wants to raise money for Paralympians and aspiring Paralympians alike and is willing to endure one of the great races in the world, the 115th running of the Boston Marathon, to do his part. Organizing and training for his run as a fundraiser in support of the Canadian Paralympic Foundation and...

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April 17, 2011

RBC's Jacquie Ryan Honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award from the Canadian Paralympic Committee

Congratulations to the Royal Bank of Canada's Jacquie Ryan, who recently received a Lifetime Achievement Award for her dedication, support and contribution to the Paralympic Movement.

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