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le August 11, 2008

The "Feel the Rush" Quebec Tour stops in Montreal on August 12 and 14


The goal of Feel the Rush, a grassroots public awareness campaign
from the Canadian Paralympic Committee that is being delivered in
Quebec with the help of Défi sportif, is to increase the number of
Canadians with a disability who "feel the rush" of confidence and
empowerment that comes with enjoying sport on ...

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le August 7, 2008

Cyclist McDougall added to Team Canada heading to Beijing Paralympic Games


The 20-year-old athlete from Calgary, Alberta, was added Thursday to
the team after Canada was awarded an additional Para-cycling slot.

McDougall is a CP3 cyclist who will be competing in all road and
track individual events, and has the option of entering the road race
and team sprint events.

The addi...

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le July 25, 2008

Ten Canadian torchbearers to go to Beijing


The 2008 Paralympic Games Torch Relay will take place between August
28 and September 6, 2008 in the People’s Republic of China. Canadian
torchbearers will participate on September 5 or 6 in Beijing. The
Resort Municipality of Whistler will select two torchbearers, the
Canadian Paralympic Committee will select...

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le July 8, 2008

CPC announces Canadian team for the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games in China


The athletes will be accompanied by about 120 coaches, medical staff and other support team members.
“We are all looking forward to the excitement of the thirteenth
Paralympic Summer Games,” said the Canadian Paralympic Committee’s Chef
de Mission for the Canadian team Debbie Low. “This will be an
opportunity ...

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le July 3, 2008

Canadian Paralympic Committee to announce the 2008 Canadian Paralympic Team in Vancouver


WHEN: Tuesday, July 8, 2008, from 10 a.m.

WHERE: Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Chinese Gardens (Hall of One Hundred Rivers), 578 Carrall St., Vancouver, BC
                Media can enter the Hall through the double-door entrance off Carall Street.

WHO:   Speakers:

Shauna Maria Whyte, Handcycling (and 2010 hopeful in skii...

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