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July 13, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Committee to feature coverage of 2017 World Para Athletics Championships via Facebook Live

OTTAWA, July 13, 2017 – Canadian fans will be able to follow Canada’s best Para athletics athletes in real time as competitors take to the track and field at the World Para Athletics Championships in London, England from July 14 to 23.

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July 13, 2017

Canadian team ready for the start of the 2017 World Para Athletics World Championships

Source: Athletics Canada

The 2017 World Para Athletics Championships begin tomorrow. The competition will take place in London, England from July 14 to 23. A total of 24 athletes will represent Canada at the championships on the track and in the field.

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July 7, 2017

Aurélie Rivard shatters the 200m freestyle word record

Montreal, July 6, 2017 (Sportcom) – Aurélie Rivard amazed herself on Thursday (July 6) by breaking the 200m freestyle S10 world record during the World Series taking place in Berlin, Germany, her first major competition since the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

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July 6, 2017

Whitehorse fans cheer on Frotten at Canadian Track and Field Championships

OTTAWA - It’s a trip to Ottawa the Turner family from Whitehorse, Yukon won’t soon forget – celebrating Canada 150 in the capital and then seizing the chance to cheer on hometown wheelchair racer Jessica Frotten, a family friend of theirs, at the 2017 Canadian Track and Field Championships now under way in Ottawa.

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July 4, 2017

Canadians win eight cycling medals at Para Road World Cup on Canada Day Weekend

Emmen, NED, July 3rd, 2017 – Canada's para-cycling team had strong results over the Canada Day weekend, with eight medals, including three golds at the third and final round of the 2017 UCI Road World Cup, in Emmen, Netherlands. The team also had an additional 12 top-10 results just outside the medals.

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June 29, 2017

Canadian Paralympians to celebrate Canada 150 as part of Canada Day community celebrations across the country

OTTAWA (June 29, 2017) –Some of Canada’s greatest Paralympic athletes – including all-time leading Games medallist Tim McIsaac- will participate in the CIBC Canada Day community celebrations on July 1 at various cities across Canada.

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June 27, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Committee’s Research Partners Meeting a big hit

On Monday June 26, 2017, the Canadian Paralympic Committee hosted its inaugural Research Partners Meeting in Ottawa. 

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June 23, 2017

Golden guide calls it a career

CANMORE, Alta.(by Cross Country Canada)—Erik Carleton of Canmore, Alta., who guided visually impaired Para nordic skier Brian McKeever to two gold medals at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, has announced his retirement from the sport.

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June 19, 2017

Pfizer Canada Inc. sweetens the pot for 2017 Para Flip-Flop campaign

Pfizer Canada Inc. has announced it will donate $10 to the Paralympic Foundation of Canada for every pair of 2017 Para Flip-Flops purchased here.

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