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April 4, 2017

Five members from Paralympic movement on 2016 Toronto Sport Hall of Honour

 

Five members with links to Canada’s Paralympic movement – including wheelchair basketball player Adam Lancia and Para rower Victoria Nolan- were included among the 14 named to the 2016 Toronto Sport Hall of Honour announced Monday (April 3).

The Toronto Sport Hall of Honour celebrates the exceptional ...

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April 4, 2017

HUOT NAMED ASSISTANT CHEF DE MISSION FOR 2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES

OTTAWA – Today marks the one-year countdown towards the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast Australia, and Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) is proud to mark this day with the announcement of 20 time Paralympic swimming medallist Benoit Huot as Assistant Chef de...

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April 3, 2017

Inductees gathering in Ottawa for 2017 Paralympic Hall of Fame and Sport Awards ceremony

OTTAWA – April 3, 2017 – Some of Canada’s most accomplished Paralympic athletes, coaches and builders will be in Ottawa this Friday, April 7 for the 2017 Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame and Sport Awards ceremony.

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March 31, 2017

Canada’s Chelsey Gotell elected Chairperson of IPC’s Athletes’ Council

OTTAWA – March 31, 2017 - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced today that Canada’s Chelsey Gotell has been elected as Chairperson of the IPC Athletes’ Council for the next four years.

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March 30, 2017

Wheelchair Basketball Canada Celebrates Inclusive Sport With Launch Of Schools Program

 

(Toronto, Ont.) Wheelchair Basketball Canada (WBC), in collaboration with the Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association (OWSA), celebrated the official launch of its Schools Program this morning in front of 350 students at Banting and Best Public School in Scarborough.

The Schools Program is designed to e...

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