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May 25, 2016

Wheelchair basketball players to be nominated to Rio 2016 Canadian Paralympic Team

 

(Canadian men celebrate gold in London 2012)

TORONTO, May 25, 2016 –Monday May 30, marks 100 days to go until the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, and the Canadian Paralympic Committee and Wheelchair Basketball Canada will announce the athletes and coaches nominated to the Rio 2016 Canadia...

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May 24, 2016

Impressive medal haul for Canadian para-cyclists in Europe

(photo courtesy of Cycling Canada)

Gauthier cracks top-five at para-canoe worlds, first para-badminton nationals

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May 16, 2016

Givens, Daniel triumph at international para-triathlon events

Chantal Givens of Winnipeg and Stefan Daniel of Calgary each won gold medals this past weekend at international para-triathlon competitions to highlight a strong weekend for Canada’s para-athletes.

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May 13, 2016

HBC Rio 2016 collection Pick & Pack underway in Ottawa

Excitement for Rio is in the air at an Ottawa warehouse this week, as the “Pick and Pack” operation for the Canadian Paralympic Team is fully underway.

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May 5, 2016

Paralympic Schools Week 2016 brings the house the down

 

(Para-swimmer Tammy Cunnington at Holy Family School in Red Deer Alta.)

“In 15 years of working at our school, I cannot recall when the students were so engaged and attentive. We had staff trying to hold back tears because she is so inspiring.”

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April 27, 2016

Montreal next stop for PARALYMPIAN SEARCH on Sat. April 30

 

Montreal to host Paralympic athlete identification event at Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard

MONTREAL, April 27, 2016 – The PARALYMPIAN SEARCH heads to the hometown of some of the country’s most successful Paralympic athletes on Saturday April 30 at the Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard in Montreal, ...

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