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February 10, 2017

Two weeks to go until deadline for 2017 IPC Scientific Award

The winner of the award will give a keynote address at September’s VISTA conference in Toronto, Canada.

There are just two weeks to go until nominations for the highly prestigious International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Scientific Award close on 24 February 2017 and full details can be found at Read more of this article

February 9, 2017

Stilwell stores her racing wheelchair after golden career

Michelle Stilwell was a champion wheelchair basketball player and wheelchair racer. You could also call her a juggler with her ability to combine a career in high performance sports and politics.

Stilwell won gold medals at the 2000, 2008, 2012 and 2016 Paralympic Games. She is the only Canadian female to be a...

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February 8, 2017

Team Canada Impresses on last Day of Big White 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships

KELOWNA, BC – A bluebird day greeted competitors and spectators alike at Big White Ski Resort on the last day of competition at the Big White 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships. The Banked Slalom World Championships did not disappoint, as riders from all over the world competed for the title of World Champion an...

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February 7, 2017

Paralympic sailors capture national awards

TORONTO – Paralympic sailors John McRoberts and Jackie Gay of the Royal Victoria Yacht Club won the Rolex Sailor of the Year Award this past weekend (Feb. 4) at the Sail Canada annual awards event. The award is the most prestigious national sailing award of the year.

McRoberts and Gay won the silver medal at t...

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February 7, 2017

First day of Competition at Big White 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships

BIG WHITE, B.C. Under challenging conditions including snowfall, fog, and limited visibility, Team Canada had many performances to be proud of in the Para Snowboardcross World Championships.
 
In tightly contested races, Michelle Salt (Calgary, AB) and Alex Massie (Barrie, ON) finished just shy of the Wor...

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