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February 9, 2017

Stilwell stores her racing wheelchair after golden career

Michelle Stilwell was a champion wheelchair basketball player and wheelchair racer. You could also call her a juggler with her ability to combine a career in high performance sports and politics.

Stilwell won gold medals at the 2000, 2008, 2012 and 2016 Paralympic Games. She is the only Canadian female to be a...

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February 7, 2017

Paralympic sailors capture national awards

TORONTO – Paralympic sailors John McRoberts and Jackie Gay of the Royal Victoria Yacht Club won the Rolex Sailor of the Year Award this past weekend (Feb. 4) at the Sail Canada annual awards event. The award is the most prestigious national sailing award of the year.

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February 7, 2017

First day of Competition at Big White 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships

BIG WHITE, B.C. Under challenging conditions including snowfall, fog, and limited visibility, Team Canada had many performances to be proud of in the Para Snowboardcross World Championships.
 
In tightly contested races, Michelle Salt (Calgary, AB) and Alex Massie (Barrie, ON) finished just shy of the Wor...

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February 2, 2017

Athlete appearances and school resources available for Paralympic Schools Week 2017

OTTAWA – Feb. 2, 2017 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2017 edition of Paralympic Schools Week, to be held nation-wide from April 24 to 28, 2017.

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January 31, 2017

WORLD PARA-ALPINE SKIING CHAMPIONSHIPS – SLALOM

Calgary, Alta. (January 31, 2017) – Mac Marcoux, the 19-year-old from Sault Ste. Marie, closed out the...

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January 30, 2017

VISTA 2017 abstract deadline extended to 15 February

Due to the volume of abstracts, the deadline has been extended to 15 February for September’s event in Canada....

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