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August 8, 2017
July 31, 2017

Canada’s Stefan Daniel wins gold at Para triathlon World Cup in Edmonton

EDMONTON – Stefan Daniel overcame a flat tire on the bicycle portion of the race to win the gold medal on Friday July 28, 2017 at a World Cup Para triathlon competition held in the Alberta capital.

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July 27, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Committee and Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities call for applications to the 2017 Parasport Jumpstart Fund

OTTAWA, July 27, 2017 – Community organizations and sport organizations are invited to apply for the 2017 Parasport Jumpstart Fund, which provides introductory and development Para sport programs designed at getting children and youth with a disability active and involved in sports.

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July 24, 2017

Lakatos reigns on London

LONDON- The cool and wet conditions at the London Olympic Stadium didn’t dampen Brent Lakatos’ final day of competition at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships.

The Dorval, Que., native powered through the field over the last 30-metres of the T53 100-metre final to claim his fourth world title of 2017. ...

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July 21, 2017

Investing in the Next Generation of Olympic and Paralympic Athletes

 

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July 21, 2017

Lakatos wins third gold at 2017 IPC World Championships

LONDON (Athletics Canada) Boxed in with 500-metres to go, Brent Lakatos of Dorval, Que., wasn’t about to be denied his  tenth world championship title. Lakatos found an opening with 300-metres to go and powered away to win the men’s T53 800-metre final in 1...

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July 20, 2017

Media Advisory - Minister Qualtrough to Make an Announcement Regarding Support for Future Olympic and Paralympic Athletes

The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, will make an announcement in support of next-generation Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

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July 20, 2017

Lakatos on the prowl for more gold at Para Athletics Worlds

LONDON (Athletics Canada) Canada’s medal count remained at five (two gold and three bronze) after Wednesday’s (July 19)events at the IPC Para Athletics World Championships.

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July 19, 2017

Brent Lakatos’ gold highlights Canada’s best day at Para athletics worlds in London

LONDON (from Sportcom and Athletics Canada) – Canada’s Brent Lakatos added a second gold medal on Tuesday (July 18, 2017) with a victory in the men’s 400-m wheelchair race to highlight a three-medal day for Canada at the world championships in Para athletics.

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July 17, 2017

Para athletics weekend wrap up: Gold and bronze from Lakatos and Ouellet

Sunday (July 16) proved to be an exciting day on the track for Team Canada with bronze and gold at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championship in London, England.

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