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April 19, 2017

Canada to face USA for gold, South Korea to challenge Norway for bronze at 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships A-Pool

Canada and the USA will meet in the gold-medal game for the third consecutive time and host nation South Korea will play Norway for bronze on Thursday, April 20, following their results at the 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships A-Pool in Gangneung, South Korea.

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April 12, 2017

Tracey Ferguson retiring after 26 seasons on Canada’s national women’s wheelchair basketball team

Tracey Ferguson of Richmond Hill, Ont., is retiring as a member of Canada’s national women’s wheelchair basketball team, concluding a 26-year career.

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April 12, 2017

CANADA CRUISES TO WORLDS-OPENING WIN OVER NORWAY

GANGNEUNG, South Korea – Greg Westlake (Oakville, Ont.) had a hat trick to pace the offence, and Canada’s National Sledge Team scored early and often in a 9-0 win over Norway to open the 2017 IPC World Para Hockey Championship on Wednesday.

 

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April 11, 2017

CANADIAN PARALYMPIC MEDIA CONSORTIUM TO FEATURE LIVE COVERAGE OF 2017 WORLD PARA ICE HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIPS

OTTAWA, April 11, 2017 – Canadian fans will be able to follow all the action in real time as Canada’s National Sledge Team takes to the ice at the 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships A-Pool in Gangneung, South Korea from April 12 to 20.

 

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April 8, 2017

Marc-André Fabien elected President of the Canadian Paralympic Committee

 

 

Diversity and inclusion highlight new Board of Directors

OTTAWA, April 8, 2017 – The energy and aspirations of the Canadian Paralympic movement were in the spotlight this afternoon as the member sports of the Canadian Paralympic Committee elected a new board of directors including a president...

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April 7, 2017
April 6, 2017

Cheri Blauwet confirmed as VISTA 2017 keynote speaker

The Paralympic medallist-turned-medical professional will talk on the importance of engaging all people with an impairment.

Seven-time Paralympic medallist and Harvard Medical School instructor Dr. Cheri Blauwet has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at September’s VISTA 2017 Conference in Toronto, Canada.

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April 4, 2017

Five members from Paralympic movement on 2016 Toronto Sport Hall of Honour

 

Five members with links to Canada’s Paralympic movement – including wheelchair basketball player Adam Lancia and Para rower Victoria Nolan- were included among the 14 named to the 2016 Toronto Sport Hall of Honour announced Monday (April 3).

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April 4, 2017

HUOT NAMED ASSISTANT CHEF DE MISSION FOR 2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES

OTTAWA – Today marks the one-year countdown towards the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast Australia, and Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) is proud to mark this day with the announcement of 20 time Paralympic swimming medallist Benoit Huot as Assistant Chef de...

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April 3, 2017

Inductees gathering in Ottawa for 2017 Paralympic Hall of Fame and Sport Awards ceremony

OTTAWA – April 3, 2017 – Some of Canada’s most accomplished Paralympic athletes, coaches and builders will be in Ottawa this Friday, April 7 for the 2017 Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame and Sport Awards ceremony.

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