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March 9, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Committee Celebrates One Year to Go to the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games

OTTAWA, March 9, 2017 – With exactly one year to go until the Opening Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games set for March 9 to 18, 2018, the Canadian Paralympic Committee is looking forward with great excitement to competing in South Korea.

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March 7, 2017

ParaTough Cup aces its first test

On Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, 16 teams from leading Canadian businesses assembled at the University of Toronto to compete and participate in the inaugural ParaTough Cup – Toronto. Each team participated in six different sport challenges to test their athleticism and fitness with the goal of becoming the first-ever ParaTough Cup champions.

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March 7, 2017

TEAMS FIGHTING FOR POSITION AT WORLD WHEELCHAIR CHAMPIONSHIP

Canada joins a logjam of teams fighting for position at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea, after losing both games on Tuesday.

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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.

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