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November 11, 2011

Canadian Team honours Remembrance Day in Guadalajara

GUADALAJARA, Nov. 11 – Canadian team athletes and coaches marked Remembrance Day in Guadalajara, Mexico today in a respectful ceremony at their headquarters in the Paralympic Village, one day before the official start of the 2011 Parapan American Games.

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November 9, 2011

David Durepos Named Canada's Flag Bearer for the Opening Ceremony of the Guadalajara 2011 Parapan American Games

MEDIA ADVISORY - GUADALAJARA, Nov. 9 – One of the world's best outside shooters in wheelchair basketball, David Durepos of Fredericton, New Brunswick, has been named the Opening Ceremony flag bearer for Team Canada at the Guadalajara 2011 Parapan American Games.

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November 3, 2011

Thirty-seven New Olympic and Paralympic Athletes to Participate in RBC's Olympian Program

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TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2011 /CNW/ - RBC today announced the names of 37 exceptional Canadian athletes who will join the 2011/2012 RBC Olympians Program.

 

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October 31, 2011

Extensive sport, Games and marketing experience added to the Canadian Paralympic Committee's 2011 Board of Directors

OTTAWA, Oct. 28, 2011 – Following its Annual General Meeting in Ottawa this past weekend, the Canadian Paralympic Committee is pleased to announce the members of its 2011 Board of Directors, effective immediately.

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October 27, 2011

Congratulations to the five outstanding Canadians inducted to the Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame on Oct. 21, 2011

Left to right, inductee Michael Edgson, Craig McCord (Para-Swimming National Coach), inductee Dr. Earl Church, Joanne Berdan (athlete), Zoe and Jasmine Gerein (daughters of inductee Clayton Gerein, deceased), inductee Ljilana (Lilo) Ljubisic, Jasmine Northcott (Athletes CAN), inductee Senator Joyce Fairbairn, Vim Kochar.

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October 26, 2011

Congratulations to Dr. Earl Church on his induction into the Canadian Paralympic Committee Hall of Fame!

The Canadian Cerebral Palsy Sport Association would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Dr. Earl Church. Dr. Church is the first coach to be inducted into the Canadian Paralympic Committee Hall of Fame. CCPSA is very proud of our long-standing relationship with Dr. Church. We have been fortunate to have Dr. Church serve as our...

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October 25, 2011

Statement by the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), on the 2011 Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame Induction

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OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2011

OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2011 /CNW/ - Canada's Paralympic athletes are an enormous source of inspiration for all Canadians. Our athletes, as well as the coaches, officials, and others who promote the Paralympic movement in Canada, serve as models of dedication ...

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October 25, 2011

B.C. athletes Edgson, Ljubisic inducted into Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame

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By Gary Kingston, Vancouver Sun October 21, 2011

VANCOUVER - Visually-impaired athletes Michael Edgson and Ljiljana Ljubisic, both from B.C., were among five new inductees tonight into the Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame.

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October 25, 2011

Gerein remains an inspiration after death

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By Greg Harder, The Leader-Post October 21, 2011

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