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December 20, 2012

2013 Selection Camp Roster For Men's & Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Teams Announced

(Ottawa, ON) Wheelchair Basketball Canada has released the list of Canada's top wheelchair basketball players attending Team Canada's 2013 Selection Camp, which returns to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas January 2-8, 2013.

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December 18, 2012

Canadian Sport Centre Pacific unveils new name and revitalized mission as the "CANADIAN SPORT INSTITUTE"

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After years of preparation, Canadian Sport Centre Pacific is excited to be evolving to Canadian Sport Institute*. The institute designation, recently granted by Sport Canada and Own the Podium, is a reflection of the organization now being a world class Olympic and Paralympic training environment. Leading nations across the...

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December 14, 2012

Canada's Patrick Anderson Shortlisted for Laureus Sportsperson of the Year Award

(Ottawa, ON) – Canadian wheelchair basketball star Patrick Anderson of Fergus, Ontario has been shortlisted for the prestigious Laureus Sportsperson of the Year with a Disability Award.

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December 5, 2012

Olympians and Paralympians Honoured in Quebec Capital

Premier Pauline Marois pays tribute to Quebec athletes

QUEBEC CITY – The Premier of Quebec, Pauline Marois, paid tribute to Quebec athletes and coaches who made up the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Teams at the London 2012 Olympic Games during a ceremony held at the Quebec National Assembly, Tuesday.

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November 30, 2012

IPC to launch short online film "London 2012 - Best Games Ever"

To mark the United Nation's International Day for Persons with Disabilities on 3 December, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) will launch a short online film "London 2012 – Best Games Ever", featuring spectacular highlights from this summer's Paralympics.

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November 29, 2012

Huot and Mortimer among honourees at Big Splash Awards

November, 26, 2012 - TORONTO – Swimming Canada handed out its annual honours at the Big Splash Awards Gala presented by CN & Vezina Assurances Inc. Monday in Toronto.

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November 27, 2012

Mosher wins silver at inaugural para snowboard competition

Landgraaf, Netherlands (November 27, 2012) – Canadian Tyler Mosher earned two silver medals in the sling-shot snowboardcross event at para snowboarding's competitive debut here last week.

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November 27, 2012

Canadian Soccer Association adds Para Soccer prize to annual player awards

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The Canadian Soccer Association has announced that it will honour a Canadian Para Soccer Player of the Year for the first time in 2012. The award winner will be announced on Friday 7 December.

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November 26, 2012

Best and Brightest Shine at Canadian Wheelchair Sports Awards

(St. John's, NFLD) – Top athletes, coaches and builders were honoured this week for their contributions to wheelchair sports across Canada at the Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association Awards Banquet. Representatives from wheelchair sports organizations across the country gathered Saturday night in St. John's to pay tribute to the many...

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