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August 21, 2017

Heartbreaking loss for Mawji in bronze match at boccia Americas Championships

CALI, Colombia – Hanif Mawji of Burnaby, B.C., took fourth place in the BC2 category losing a close bronze medal match at the boccia Americas Championships which concluded on Sunday August 20, 2017.

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August 18, 2017

Moreau, Croteau-Daigle/Lussier double champions at Para cycling nationals

BROMONT, Que.  – Double Paralympic Games bronze medallist Charles Moreau of Victoriaville, Que., and the tandem pair of Matthieu Croteau-Daigle and his pilot Benoit Lussier were double champions this week at the 2017 Global Relay Para Cycling Road National Championships p/b Lexus.

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August 18, 2017

Dispaltro and Levine win bronze, qualify spot for worlds

CALI, Colombia (Boccia Canada)-  Marco Dispaltro and Alison Levine came away with the bronze medal today in the BC4 Pairs division at the Americas Regional Championship on Thursday August 17, 2017. The win also earns Canada a pairs slot at the 2018 World Championships.

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August 17, 2017

Wheelchair Basketball Canada names national teams

OTTAWA (WBC) Wheelchair Basketball Canada is pleased to announce the athletes selected to represent Canada in 2017 as members of the Senior Men’s and Women’s National Wheelchair Basketball Teams.
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August 17, 2017

Dispaltro and Levine advance to semifinals at boccia Americas Championships

CALI, Colombia (Boccia Canada) - It was an uneven start, but BC4 Pairs of Marco Dispaltro (St. Jerome, QC) and Alison Levine (Montreal) are headed to the semi-finals at the Americas Boccia Championships after Wednesday’s action.

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August 15, 2017

News round-up: Para riders on the storm in Bromont

OTTAWA – Rio Paralympic Games medallists Michael Sametz of Calgary, Charles Moreau of Victoriaville, Que., and Shelley Gautier of Toronto are among Canadian Para cyclists set to battle for Canadian titles in Bromont, Que., this week at the 2017 Global Relay Para-cycling Road Championships p/b Lexus

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August 14, 2017

Para swimmer Shelby Newkirk earns Saskatchewan flag bearer role following golden performances at Canada Games

WINNIPEG - Shelby Newkirk concluded powerful performances at the Canada Games this past weekend in Para-swimming action and was named Saskatchewan’s flag bearer for Sunday’s Closing Ceremony.

The Games ended on Sunday (August 13) and featured Para sport events in athletics, swimming and sailing.

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August 8, 2017
July 31, 2017

Canada’s Stefan Daniel wins gold at Para triathlon World Cup in Edmonton

EDMONTON – Stefan Daniel overcame a flat tire on the bicycle portion of the race to win the gold medal on Friday July 28, 2017 at a World Cup Para triathlon competition held in the Alberta capital.

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July 27, 2017

Canadian Paralympic Committee and Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities call for applications to the 2017 Parasport Jumpstart Fund

OTTAWA, July 27, 2017 – Community organizations and sport organizations are invited to apply for the 2017 Parasport Jumpstart Fund, which provides introductory and development Para sport programs designed at getting children and youth with a disability active and involved in sports.

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