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August 15, 2017

News round-up: Para riders on the storm in Bromont

OTTAWA – Rio Paralympic Games medallists Michael Sametz of Calgary, Charles Moreau of Victoriaville, Que., and Shelley Gautier of Toronto are among Canadian Para cyclists set to battle for Canadian titles in Bromont, Que., this week at the 2017 Global Relay Para-cycling Road Championships p/b Lexus

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August 14, 2017

Para swimmer Shelby Newkirk earns Saskatchewan flag bearer role following golden performances at Canada Games

WINNIPEG - Shelby Newkirk concluded powerful performances at the Canada Games this past weekend in Para-swimming action and was named Saskatchewan’s flag bearer for Sunday’s Closing Ceremony.

The Games ended on Sunday (August 13) and featured Para sport events in athletics, swimming and sailing.

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August 8, 2017
July 31, 2017

Canada’s Stefan Daniel wins gold at Para triathlon World Cup in Edmonton

EDMONTON – Stefan Daniel overcame a flat tire on the bicycle portion of the race to win the gold medal on Friday July 28, 2017 at a World Cup Para triathlon competition held in the Alberta capital.

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July 27, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Committee and Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities call for applications to the 2017 Parasport Jumpstart Fund

OTTAWA, July 27, 2017 – Community organizations and sport organizations are invited to apply for the 2017 Parasport Jumpstart Fund, which provides introductory and development Para sport programs designed at getting children and youth with a disability active and involved in sports.

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July 24, 2017

Lakatos reigns on London

LONDON- The cool and wet conditions at the London Olympic Stadium didn’t dampen Brent Lakatos’ final day of competition at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships.

The Dorval, Que., native powered through the field over the last 30-metres of the T53 100-metre final to claim his fourth world title of 2017. ...

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July 21, 2017

Investing in the Next Generation of Olympic and Paralympic Athletes

 

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TORONTO, Ontario, July 21, 2017

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July 21, 2017

Lakatos wins third gold at 2017 IPC World Championships

LONDON (Athletics Canada) Boxed in with 500-metres to go, Brent Lakatos of Dorval, Que., wasn’t about to be denied his  tenth world championship title. Lakatos found an opening with 300-metres to go and powered away to win the men’s T53 800-metre final in 1...

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July 20, 2017

Media Advisory - Minister Qualtrough to Make an Announcement Regarding Support for Future Olympic and Paralympic Athletes

The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, will make an announcement in support of next-generation Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

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July 20, 2017

Lakatos on the prowl for more gold at Para Athletics Worlds

LONDON (Athletics Canada) Canada’s medal count remained at five (two gold and three bronze) after Wednesday’s (July 19)events at the IPC Para Athletics World Championships.

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