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le March 25, 2009

Flight Centre Launches Accessible Travel Division with Canadian Paralympic Committee partnership

 

As
Official Travel Partner to the Canadian Paralympic Committee, Flight Centre
will make all travel arrangements for the Canadian Paralympic Team through to
the 2012 Paralympic games in London. This will include all travel for
Paralympic Team Canada
and mission staff, as well as athletes, friends and fam...

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le March 13, 2009

Air Canada invites Canadians to support Canada's Paralympic athletes by booking tickets at aircanada.com

 

"In less than a year's time, Canada's Paralympic teams will be aiming for gold at the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games," said Charles McKee, Vice President, Marketing, Air Canada. "All of us at Air Canada invite you to support Canada's inspiring Paralympians by booking travel now. Whether you are looking to book your next busin...

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le November 14, 2008

Montreal Canadiens to pay tribute to Quebec's Paralympic medalists at Saturday game

 

It is the first year that Paralympians have been invited to join
Quebec’s Olympic winners at the Canadiens’ annual tribute to the
province’s top amateur athletes.

The Paralympic athletes in attendance will be: wheelchair racer
André Beaudoin, wheelchair racer Dean Bergeron, wheelchair basketball
player ...

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le November 12, 2008

Canadian Paralympic Committee announces Chief Medical Officer for Paralympic Games during 2010 site visit

 

He will manage a multi-discipline health care team and oversee the
health care services that will be provided to the entire Canadian team.

“I look forward to assembling a medical sport staff that will do
everything possible to ensure that the athletes’ only concern is their
own performance,” said Dr. Davidson...

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le September 17, 2008

Roy crashes near finish of marathon at Beijing Parlaympic Games

 

With gold in her reach, she wiped out. She ended up in eighth place after finishing in 1:40:37.

“I wasn’t careful enough and I should have slowed down on that
curve. I could have won because I’m faster on the track than the two
Swiss marathoners (Edith Hunkeler who broke the Paralympic record in
finishing fir...

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