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July 5, 2013

Media accreditation opens for IPC Swimming World Championships

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The media accreditation process is now open for the 2013 IPC Swimming World Championships in Montreal, Canada, featuring the majority of medal winners from London as they start their preparations for the next Paralympic Games in Rio in 2016.

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July 5, 2013

IPC announce medal event and athlete quotas for Rio 2016 Paralympics

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- Games to feature 526 medal events across 22 sports
- Women and athletes with high support needs main beneficiaries of additional events

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that the Rio 2016 Paralympics are set to feature more female athletes than ever before, whilst t...

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July 4, 2013

Ottawa based national team athletes on display at 2013 Boiling Point this Saturday July 6

Ottawa - Media are invited to attend the 2013 Boiling Point Track Classic on Saturday July 6 at Terry Fox Athletic Park before Canada's best para-athletics competitors depart for Lyon, France to represent Canada at the 2013 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Championship. 

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June 28, 2013

Canadian Para-Equestrian Team Set to Compete in England

Ottawa, ON --- Para-Equestrian Canada is pleased to announce that Lauren Barwick, Ashley Gowanlock and Roberta Sheffield will compete for Canada at the upcoming Hartpury CPEDI3* Festival of Dressage held July 3 - 5th, 2013 in Gloucester, ENG and the Bishop Burton CPEDI2* held July 18th - 21st, 2013 in Beverley, Yorkshire, ENG. 
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June 27, 2013

AthletesCAN and Investors Group announce 2013 Team Investors Group Amateur Athletes Fund bursary recipients

OTTAWA (June 27, 2013) – AthletesCAN and Investors Group are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013 Team Investors Group Amateur Athletes Fund bursary.

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June 25, 2013

New Para coach brings international background

OTTAWA – Swimming Canada is pleased to announce Vince Mikuska as the new national Para-swimming Performance Coach.

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June 25, 2013

Wheelchair Rugby's Intro to Competition Coaching Curriculum Approved

The Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association is pleased to announce that the sport-specific wheelchair rugby coaching curriculum Intro to Competition has been approved by the Coaching Association of Canada.

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June 25, 2013

2014 Canadian Wheelchair Championship awarded to Boucherville, Que.

The reigning champions will get a chance to defend their title in their home province at the 2014 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association. 

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June 25, 2013

CanoeKayak Canada names World Championship Teams

WELLAND, ON – Following an intense three days of trials at the Welland International Flatwater Centre, CanoeKayak Canada is pleased to name its teams for the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, the ICF Junior and U23 Canoe Sprint World Championships Team, Lake Placid International Regatta and Pan American Championships Paracanoe Team.

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June 24, 2013

64 athletes qualify for IAAF World Championship team and IPC World Championship team

Moncton, NB - The 2013 Canadian Track and Field Championship wrapped up today at Moncton Stadium in Moncton, N.B., with a number of outstanding performances by athletes who secured their positions on the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championship team (Moscow, Russia, August 10-18) and the International...

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