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May 23, 2017

Can Ontario Thunder be silenced at 2017 Canadian Wheelchair Rugby Championships?

OTTAWA – Ontario Thunder will vie for a sixth title in seven years at the 11-team 2017 Canadian Wheelchair Rugby Championships set for this Friday to Sunday May 26-28 at Mohawk College in Hamilton, Ont.

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May 23, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Committee announces appointment of three Directors to new roles

OTTAWA, May 23, 2017 –The Canadian Paralympic Committee is pleased to announce today the appointment of three accomplished sport professionals to new Director-level roles for the organization, bringing further capacity, expertise and leadership to key areas.

 

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May 19, 2017

Cross Country Canada and Alpine Canada name 2017-18 national teams for World Cups

It’s not a guarantee of a spot on the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games team but it’s definitely a giant footprint in the snow for the Para skiers named to their respective national teams this past month by Cross Country Canada and Alpine Canada.

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May 18, 2017

CPC’s Catherine Gosselin-Després named as 5 To Watch winner by Canadian Sports Business Awards

Catherine Gosselin-Després, the Executive Director, Sport for the Canadian Paralympic Committee, has been named one of this year’s winners of the 5 to Watch Awards - Canada’s Sports Business Awards presented annually to five Canadian sports...

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May 17, 2017

Pfizer Canada Inc. announced as title sponsor of the VISTA 2017 Conference

VISTA 2017 will be held in Toronto Sept. 20-23 and explore the opportunities and challenges in Paralympic sport science and sport medicine support

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May 15, 2017

Paralympians join CIBC 150th birthday celebrations at branches across Canada

From Whitehorse to Charlottetown, it was a day of celebrations and thanks today at all 1,100 CIBC banking centres across the country, as the company celebrated its 150th birthday. Many of Canada’s Paralympians were star guests at many of the branches. It was on this day, May 15, 1867, that the bank was founded.

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May 15, 2017

Canada Takes Medal Count to 10 at Para Road World Cup

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MANIAGO, May 15, 2017 – After winning seven medals on Friday, the opening day of competition at the first round of the Para-cycling Road World Cup in Maniago, Italy, Canadian riders added three more medals to their tally over the weekend in the road race events.

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May 15, 2017
May 4, 2017

Athlete alumni celebration set to take place during the 2017 Men’s U23 World Wheelchair Basketball Championship in Toronto

Canadian Paralympic athletes of all eras, along with wheelchair basketball national team alumni, are invited to join together, celebrate our history and cheer on Team Canada at a reception on Saturday, June 10 during the 2017 Men’s U23 World Wheelchair Basketball Championship in Toronto.

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May 4, 2017

PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games hopefuls to participate in Media Summit

CALGARY, May 4, 2017 – A diverse group of Paralympic hopefuls training for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games will gather in Calgary for a Media Summit hosted by the Canadian Paralympic Committee on Monday, June 5, at the Calgary Telus Convention Centre.

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