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September 13, 2017

International sport science experts to attend VISTA 2017 Conference in Toronto

VISTA 2017 will be held in Toronto from 20-23 September and explore the opportunities and challenges in Paralympic sport science and sport medicine support

TORONTO – 13 SeptembeR 2017 – An international gathering of close to 300 leading experts, scientists and sport leaders will descend on Toron...

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September 13, 2017

Canada opens Para soccer worlds with impressive tie/Charron sets scoring record

SAN LUIS, Argentina – Sam Charron of Ottawa became Canada’s all-time leading scorer and Paralympic medallist Liam Stanley of Victoria added the equalizer to highlight a 3-3 tie with Ireland on Tuesday September 12 at the Para soccer world championships.

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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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