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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.

Since 2013, Canadian Tire J...

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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


@SportCanada_En @TeamCanada & @CDNParalympics invest $10M in annual funding for #NextGen of Canadian athletes

Minister Names
Hon. Carla Qualtrough 

Canadian Heritage

TORONTO, Ontario, July 21, 2017

Ensuring that Canadian athletes ...

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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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