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March 23, 2017

Canada’s Caron wins table tennis gold at Youth Parapan

Canada won their first medal of the São Paulo 2017 Youth Parapan American Games on Wednesday, as Curtis Caron took the gold in the class 8 men’s singles tournament. The 19-year-old, from Halifax, Nova Scotia, defeated his Ecuadorian opponent, Gabriel Salazar Perez three games to zero – 10-6, 10-6, 10-4.

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March 22, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Committee and Canadian Paralympians applaud increased Federal Government support for Athlete Assistance Program in Budget 2017

 

OTTAWA, March 22, 2017 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee and Canadian Paralympians are pleased with and grateful for the investment in sport announced in the 2017 federal budget this afternoon, in particular the 18 per cent increase to the Athlete Assistance Program of $25 million over five years, ongoing....

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March 21, 2017

Laura Misener confirmed as VISTA 2017 keynote speaker

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Professor Laura Misener has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at September’s VISTA 2017 Conference in Toronto, Canada.

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March 21, 2017
March 20, 2017

Weekend round-up in Para sport: cross country skiing, alpine skiing, boccia, wheelchair fencing

Canada’s Chris Klebl capped off an incredible year that saw him fight back from being hospitalized less than three months ago to finishing his shortened season with a silver medal at the Para-Nordic World Cup Finals in Sapporo, Japan on Sunday.

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