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May 15, 2017
May 4, 2017

Athlete alumni celebration set to take place during the 2017 Men’s U23 World Wheelchair Basketball Championship in Toronto

Canadian Paralympic athletes of all eras, along with wheelchair basketball national team alumni, are invited to join together, celebrate our history and cheer on Team Canada at a reception on Saturday, June 10 during the 2017 Men’s U23 World Wheelchair Basketball Championship in Toronto.

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May 4, 2017

PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games hopefuls to participate in Media Summit

CALGARY, May 4, 2017 – A diverse group of Paralympic hopefuls training for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games will gather in Calgary for a Media Summit hosted by the Canadian Paralympic Committee on Monday, June 5, at the Calgary Telus Convention Centre.

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May 1, 2017

Paralympian Search Eyes Tomorrow’s Elite Athletes

Montreal, April 29, 2017 - On the lookout for new talent that will make up the paralympic elite of the future, the Canadian Paralympic Committee and its Paralympian Search program made an appearance at the 34th edition of the Défi sportif AlterGo.

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April 26, 2017

Athletes in action: Paralympic Schools Week in full swing coast-to-coast

It’s on! All this week, Canadian Paralympic athletes are on the move and sharing their stories with students across the country, encouraging them to keep active and learn about the Paralympic movement.

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April 26, 2017

Rory Cooper confirmed as VISTA 2017 keynote speaker

The Seoul 1988 bronze medallist will pass on his knowledge at the scientific conference in September.

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April 20, 2017

Para swimmer Aurélie Rivard named Quebec’s athlete of the year

Shares award with speed skater St-Gelais

MONTREAL – Para swimmer Aurélie Rivard was named Quebec’s female athlete of the year at the international level, sharing the award with short track speed skater Marianne St-Gelais at the 44th Gala Sports Québec on Wednesday night.

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April 20, 2017

Canada wins record fourth title and hosts South Korea snags bronze at 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships A-Pool

Canada shut down its arch rivals USA, 4-1, for a record fourth gold medal and host nation South Korea snagged the bronze medal with a 2-0 win over Norway on Thursday (20 April) at the 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships A-Pool in Gangneung, South Korea.

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April 20, 2017

Paralympic medallist and Chef de Mission Todd Nicholson to make presentation at Abilities Centre

WHITBY, Ont. - April 20, 2017 – Todd Nicholson, a three-time Paralympic medallist in Para ice hockey and Team Canada’s Chef de Mission for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games, will make a special presentation to students at the Abilities Centre on Wednesday, April 26 as part of Paralympic Schools Week 2017.

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April 19, 2017

The late Dr. Robert W. Jackson inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame

 

Johanna Jackson holds portait of her father Dr. Robert W. Jackson (photo Twitter/Sylvie Bigras)

The late Dr. Robert W. Jackson, one of the founding members of the Canadian Paralympic movement, was among nine athletes and builders announced today (April 19) as Canada’s Sports Hall of ...

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