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March 6, 2017

Banner weekend for Canadians in Paralympic sport: Para cycling, wheelchair curling and Para ice hockey

(Team Canada third Ina Forrest and skip Jim Armstrong at 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championships (WCF/Céline Stucki photo)

Canada’s cyclists picked-up from where they left off in Rio, the Para ice hockey team savored victory and our wheelchair curlers are off to a solid start at the world...

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March 5, 2017

Molnar wins double silver at para-cycling track worlds

LOS ANGELES - Canada continues to add medals at the Para-cycling Track World Championships in Los Angeles, with two more silver medals on Saturday, bringing the Team Canada total to seven.  Marie-Claude Molnar of St-Hubert, Quebec, won both medals, bringing her tally to three silver medals in three events.

Mol...

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March 4, 2017

Canada wins three medals on second day of para-cycling track worlds

 

Tristen Chernove and Ross Wilson show their second gold from track worlds (photo Cycling Canada)

LOS ANGELES - Team Canada continues to excel at the Para-cycling Track World Championships in Los Angeles, with three more medals on Friday, the second day of competition. Tristen Chernov...

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March 3, 2017

Two world titles for Canada on opening day of para-cycling track worlds

Tristen Chernove (CPC file photo)

LOS ANGELES, March 3, 2017 – Canada had a very strong start to the Para-Cycling Track World Championships in Los Angeles on Thursday, with Tristen Chernove of Cranbrook, BC, and Ross Wilson of Sherwood Park, Alberta, each winning world titles in their respective ca...

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March 2, 2017

Gotell relishes role as new CPC’s Athletes’ Council Chair; additional athletes named to Council

 

 

OTTAWA (March 2, 2017) As was the case when she was a star on the Canadian Para swimming team, Chelsey Gotell can be expected to be a strong and powerful presence as the new Chair of the Canadian Paralympic Committee’s Athletes’ Council.

And the 31-year-old osteopathy student also wants to le...

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