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Daniel Chalifour August 11, 2015

Canada wins two more medals in track cycling

MILTON, Ont.  Daniel Chalifour of Mont-Laurier, Que., and his pilot Alexandre Cloutier of St-Antoine-de-Tilly, Que., won a second gold medal and Michale Sametz of Calgary made his first trip to the podium in track para-cycling on Tuesday at the Parapan American Games.

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August 11, 2015

Silver hat trick for Canada in boccia

TORONTO (August 11, 2015)- Only the powerful Brazilians could put the brakes on Canada’s boccia players on Tuesday at the Parapan American Games.  Adam Dukovich of Ottawa, Eric Bussières of Vercheres, Que., and Hanif Mawji of Calgary all won silver medals on Tuesday in singles play. They lost their respective champio...

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August 11, 2015

Turbide clears mental hurdle to add silver medal to his Parapan collection

TORONTO (August 11, 2015) Nicolas Turbide cleared a mental hurdle to add a silver medal to his collection while Jonathan Dieleman set a record in his first swim at a major international meet Tuesday morning at the 2015 Toronto Parapan American Games.

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Stephanie Chan August 11, 2015

DAY 3 RECAP: Canada opens with a bang in athletics at Parapan American Games to hit 60 medals plus

Note: Team Canada Games schedule: http://paralympic.ca/toronto-2015-schedule

TORONTO – Canada’s athletics team crashed through the doors at the Parapan American Games on Monday with six gold medals while the swimmers continued to shine with 16 more trips to the podium.

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August 10, 2015

Van Nest captures silver on final day of para-archery competition.

TORONTO (August 10, 2015) - Karen Van Nest of Wiarton, Ont. captured the silver medal in the women’s compound open class of para-archery today against Jane Karla Gogel of Brazil, narrowly missing obtaining a qualification spot for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio.

Van Nest finished with a score of 132 to Gogel...

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Rivard and Ryan August 10, 2015

Rivard wins a pair of gold, Stein adds two medals at Parapan Am Games

TORONTO  (August 10, 2015) Aurélie Rivard was golden twice and Nathan Stein won a pair of medals as Canada’s swimmers continued to collect the hardware at the 2015 Toronto Parapan American Games.

There were three, one-two finishes as Canadian swimmers hauled 14 medals (four goal, seven silver, three bronze) ou...

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Jason Dunkerley and Josh Karanja August 10, 2015

Canada crashes through the doors in athletics with six gold

TORONTO (August 10, 2015) – Becky Richter of Saskatoon, Jason Dunkerley of Ottawa (with guide Josh Karanja of Ottawa) , Diane Roy of Sherbrooke, Que., Kevin Strybosch of London, Ont., Josh Farrell of Port Elgin, Ont., and Brent Lakatos of Dorval, Que., highlighted an eight-medal night for Canada in athletics on Monda...

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August 10, 2015

Chalifour and Cloutier win gold in track cycling at Parapan American Games

August 10, 2015

MILTON, Ont. – Daniel Chalifour of Mont-Laurier, Que., and his pilot Alexandre Cloutier of St-Antoine-de-Tilly, Que., won the gold medal Monday in the mixed individual pursuit for visually impaired in track cycling action at the Parapan American Games.

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Stein Swimming August 10, 2015

Stein, Elliot serve up an appetizer with silver and bronze in Parapan pool

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TORONTO _ Like a good appetizer before the main course Nathan Stein and Alec Elliot got the taste buds tingling with a pair of medals during Monday’s morning swimming at the 2015 Toronto Parapan American Games.

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