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October 6, 2010

Canadian Para-Dressage Team Competes in Team Test at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games

The Canadian Para-Dressage Team competed in the first round of the Team competition, the Team test, at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) held in Lexington, KY October 5–9, 2010. 

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October 5, 2010

Commonwealth Games Track and Field kicks off Wednesday

OTTAWA - With yesterday's Commonwealth Games opening ceremonies the countdown to track and field is now officially on in India.  Megan Muscat from St. Thomas, ON, Leah Robinson of Petersburg, ON, Sam Effah of Calgary, AB, Carline Muir of Edmonton, AB, Amonn Nelson of Calgary, AB, and Dylan Armstrong from Kamloops, BC will be the first...

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October 1, 2010

Paul Tingley is crowned the new 2.4mR sailing World champion!

The 2008 Paralympic gold medalist Paul Tingley (CAN 99) secured another sweet victory in Holland this past week at the 2.4mR Open World Championships. This event is a true barometer of world class sailing as it is open to both able-bodied and disabled sailors making the fleets ultra-competitive. Tingley proved that he could battle strong...

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September 27, 2010

Canadians: Best in Their Class at the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships

Richmond, BC – Canada's Patrice Simard (Quebec City) and Trevor Hirschfield (Parksville, BC)were both honoured at the World Wheelchair Rugby Championships final celebration Sunday night with Team All-Star Awards.

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September 27, 2010

Canada Comes Full Circle To Face Off Against Commonwealth Rival Great Britain in the Final Day of the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships

September 24, 2010

Canada Comes Full Circle To Face Off Against Commonwealth Rival Great Britain in the Final Day of the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships Game takes place at the Richmond Oval at 11 a.m. on Sunday 26th September and will be followed by the championship final between Australia and USA at 3 p.m.

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September 24, 2010

2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships Draws Record Crowds Worldwide

Richmond, BC -- At some games during the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships, athletes have barely been able to hear each other due to the noise of the standing-room-only crowds. There is, however, a crowd watching the game that the athletes will never hear: those tuning in by webcast.

Viewership of the webcast has exceed...

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September 24, 2010

Canada Looses Heartbreaker Against Sweden to Go 3-1 in Round-Robin Play

Richmond, BC -- There was stunned silence today at the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships as Team Sweden battled back from a six-point deficit to defeat Team Canada 52-51 in overtime at the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships. Canada looked to have a win in hand, but a few costly turnovers allowed the Swedes to get back in the...

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September 23, 2010

Girl Power Propels Team Canada over Finland

Richmond, B.C. - When Team Canada struggled today at the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championship, what they needed was a little girl power. Though Canada trailed Finland by as much as four points during the first quarter, a lineup featuring Miranda Biletski and Erika Schmutz helped the team take back the momentum and come out with another...

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September 23, 2010

Canada Remains Undefeated After Day 2 of the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships

Canada Remains Undefeated After Day 2 of the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships Despite tough games, Canada remains 3- 0 in the tournament.

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