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Canoe Kayak logo February 3, 2016

Call for Candidates – Paddle All & Paracanoe Committees

CKC Paracanoe Committee

CanoeKayak Canada is looking for individuals to serve on CKC’s Paracanoe Committee.

CanoeKayak Canada’s Paracanoe Committee is a new initiative developed to act as an advisory committee to the Domestic and High Performance Committees and programs in matters relating to paracanoeing. For more information, please ...

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CPC logo February 3, 2016

New Collaboration In Sport To Be Announced

OTTAWA (February 3, 2016) -  On February 5, 2016, the Canadian Olympic Committee, the Canadian Paralympic Committee, viaSport, Own the Podium and the Province of British Columbia will announce a landmark collaboration in sport.


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Mark Arendz February 1, 2016

Canadian para-athletes triumph on land, sea and mountains

Sailors, skiers and riders hung gold medals around their necks on three different continents in a memorable week for Canadian para-athletes....

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Kurt Oatway January 28, 2016

Repeat gold for Marcoux brothers and Oatway

TIGNES, France- Mac Marcoux with guide B.J. Marcoux of Sault Ste Marie, Ont., and Kurt Oatway of Calgary each won downhill gold for a second straight day at the fourth stop on the para-alpine World Cup circuit on Thursday.

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IPC logo January 27, 2016


After extensive consultation, the International Paralympic Committee has published the final version of the 2015 IPC Athlete Classification Code.


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Media Tour January 27, 2016


With two very successful stops on the Rio 2016 national media tour completed, Chef de Mission Chantal Petitclerc is looking forward to the remaining six upcoming city visits.

Petitclerc will visit a total of eight cities on this tour, connecting with local athletes and supporters at every stop. Some dates have been revised and ...

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medal winners January 27, 2016

Canadians Marcoux brothers and Oatway win gold at para-alpine World Cup

TIGNES, France- Kurt Oatway of Calgary and Mac Marcoux with guide B.J. Marcoux of Sault Ste Marie, Ont., produced victories in the opening downhill races on the para-alpine World Cup circuit on Wednesday.

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Alana Ramsay January 25, 2016

Gold, silver and bronze for Canadian para-athletes this past weekend

Philippe Bédard of Bromont, Que., the Canadian sledge hockey team and Alana Ramsay of Calgary earned gold, silver and bronze in various parts of the world this past weekend in international parasport.

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Janet McLachlan January 25, 2016

Seven set to shine in 2016: Canadians included on IPC’s “Ones to Watch” list

Zak Madell is already accustomed to being the in the spotlight as the national wheelchair rugby team’s super scorer. So it was hardly surprising that the 21-year-old Okotoks, Alta., resident, was one of seven Canadians named as athletes to watch for 2016 by the International Paralympic Com...

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Karen O'Neill January 21, 2016

Canadian Paralympic Committee Applauds CAAWS 2015 Recipients

OTTAWA – Jan. 21, 2016 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee is applauding today the naming of CEO Karen O’Neill and fellow sport leaders to the Most Influential Women List for 2015 from the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS).

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