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September 11, 2017

Hockey Canada names 20 players to national Para ice hockey team

CALGARY (Hockey Canada)  – Following the end of Canada’s National Sledge Team’s 10-day September Showcase and selection camp on Saturday, Hockey Canada named the 20 players chosen to represent the red-and-white through the 2017-18 season. The organization will select its final 2018 Paralympic Winter Games team from among these 20 athletes.Read more of this article

September 11, 2017

Weekend Wrap - Canada wins silver, qualifies for worlds at Americas Championships

ASUNCION, Paraguay – Canada won the silver medal on Saturday September 9 at the Americas Championships wheelchair rugby tournament and qualified for the 2018 World Championships.

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September 8, 2017

PyeongChang 2018 Unveils Paralympic Torch and Torchbearer Uniform

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – PyeongChang 2018 has set another milestone in its countdown towards the upcoming Paralympic Games by unveiling the Paralympic Torch and torch bearer uniform in addition to announcing the eight-day route and torch bearer nomination plan.

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September 8, 2017

IPC Governing Board elected

ABU DHABI, UAE (International Paralympic Committee)  - The new International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Governing Board was elected on Friday (8 September) at the 18th IPC General Assembly in Abu Dhabi, UAE, with Andrew Parsons succeeding Sir Philip Craven as President.

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