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May 3, 2013

Vital Swimming World Championships build on London's success says IPC President

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With Saturday (4 May) marking 100 days to go until the 2013 IPC Swimming World Championships in Montreal, Canada, International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven has called on event organisers to ensure they build on the success of London 2012.

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May 2, 2013

Boswell, Drayton, Jones Konihowski, Petitclerc, Smith called to the hall; Athletics Canada names 2013 Hall of Fame inductees

Ottawa - Athletics Canada's Hall of Fame will grow by ten when the class of 2013 is officially inducted in Moncton, New-Brunswick on June 20, 2013.  Five athletes, one coach, three in memoriam and one builder will be enriched at a special ceremony held in conjunction with the Canadian Championships and World Trials.

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May 2, 2013

Canada earns first win over U.S. in sitting volleyball

MONTREAL – Canada's national men's sitting volleyball team earned its first ever victory over the United States in men's sitting volleyball this past weekend at the Défi Sportif.

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April 25, 2013

Benoit Huot: Bringing the World Championships home

Canadian swimmer Benoit Huot makes his blog debut ahead of this summer's IPC Swimming World Championships in Montreal.

Hi everyone, Benoit Huot here!

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April 22, 2013

Canada down USA to claim historic third ice sledge hockey world title

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Canada grinded out a 1-0 gold-medal victory over arch rival USA on Saturday (20 April) in what was without a doubt the most aggressive, fast-paced game of the 2013 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships in Goyang, Korea.

The much-celebrated win is Canada's third world title (2000, 2008, 2013) -...

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April 18, 2013

USA and Canada to meet for ice sledge hockey gold in Goyang

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An all-North American final is set at the 2013 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships A-Pool in Goyang, Korea, after the USA tipped Russia and Canada cruised against the Czech Republic in the semi-finals on Thursday (18 April).

The two teams will play each other for the first time ever in a gol...

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April 16, 2013

Paralympic Movement shocked by tragic Boston events

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The Paralympic Movement, led by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), has today expressed its shock and sadness at the tragic events which occurred at yesterday's Boston marathon.

Sir Philip Craven, IPC President said: "On behalf of the Paralympic Movement I'd like to offer my deepest cond...

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April 16, 2013

Four teams qualify for Sochi at 2013 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships A-Pool

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Sochi 2014 host nation Russia will face defending world champions USA and the Czech Republic will challenge Canada in Thursday's (18 April) semi-finals at the 2013 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships A-Pool in Goyang, Korea.

By guaranteeing a top-four finish in Goyang, all four teams have no...

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April 15, 2013

Canada, Czech Republic and USA remain undefeated in Goyang

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Canada, the Czech Republic and the USA are all on the verge on qualifying for the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games after starting their World Championship campaigns with two wins apiece.

All three teams won their games on Sunday (14 April) on the second day of action at the 2013 IPC Ice Sledge H...

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April 15, 2013

Wheelchair Basketball Canada Announces 2013 Major Award Winners & Inducts London 2012 Gold Medal-Winning Men's National Team into Hall of Fame

(April 13, 2013 - MONTREAL, Que.) - Wheelchair Basketball Canada proudly announced the names of its major award winners and inducted the Canadian Men's London 2012 Paralympic Team into the Hall of Fame Saturday evening at its 2013 annual awards banquet as part of the festivities of the 2013 Canadian Wheelchair Basketball League (CWBL) Open...

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