What Canada did Sunday at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games

SOCHI, RUSSIA, March 16, 2014 – The para-Nordic team had a super Sunday at the Paralympic Games as Brian McKeever won his third gold medal of the Games and sit skier Chris Klebl also won gold, for his first career Paralympic medal. Team Canada has finished the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games ranked third among all nations in the gold medal count, achieving its performance target for these Games. Canadian athletes won seven gold, two silver and seven bronze medals in Sochi.

What Canada Did Sunday at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games:

PARA-NORDIC SKIING

Mission accomplished as Canada finishes Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games ranked third in gold medal count

 

 

SOCHI, RUSSIA, March 16, 2014 – Team Canada has finished the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games ranked third among all nations in the gold medal count, achieving its performance target for these Games. Canadian athletes won seven gold, two silver and seven bronze medals in Sochi.

Canadian para-alpine athletes wrap Sochi Paralympics with eight medals

SOCHI, RUS., March 16, 2014 – The Canadian para-alpine athletes competing in the 2014 Sochi Paralympic Winter Games will leave Russia with eight medals – half of Canada’s overall medal haul.

Chris Klebl and Brian McKeever Celebrate Double Golden Sunday to Wrap Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games

Klebl skis to first Paralympic medal, McKeever chalks up 10th career gold

SOCHI, Rus., March 16, 2014 —Mission accomplished!

Canada’s Para-Nordic Ski Team wrapped up the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in thrilling fashion with a double-gold performance in cross-country skiing on Sunday.

In two of the most challenging classifications, Chris Klebl, of Canmore, Alta., shocked the world to win the men’s 10-kilometre sit-ski race, while Brian McKeever won his third gold medal of the week in the visually impaired category.

Canada’s National Sledge Hockey Team wins Bronze medal at Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games

SOCHI, Russia – Canada’s National Sledge Team has won the bronze medal at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, defeating Norway 3-0 in Saturday’s bronze medal game at Shayba Arena.

Photo: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee

Canada wins gold in wheelchair curling at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games

Sochi, Russia, March 15, 2014 – Canada won an unprecedented third consecutive gold medal in wheelchair curling today at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games, beating Russia 8-3 in the final this afternoon after beating China 5-4 in the semi-finals in the morning.

Photo: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee

Canada's Marcoux, Fémy conquer gold in giant slalom at Sochi Paralympics

Dynamic duo will leave Games with gold and two bronze

Mac Marcoux and guide Robin Femy

Brian McKeever and Chris Klebl Fall Short of Relay Podium at Paralympic Winter Games

—Klebl, McKeever along with guides Carleton and Nishikawa ski to fourth—

SOCHI, Rus.—Brian McKeever and Chris Klebl formed a one-two Canadian punch to finish fourth in open 4x2.5 kilometre relay on Saturday at the Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi.

Photo Release and What Canada did Friday at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games

 

Photo: Scott Grant / CPC

 

SOCHI, RUSSIA, March 14, 2014 - Friday competition was highlighted by sit-skier Josh Dueck (Kimberley, B.C.) winning gold in the super combined, for Canada's third gold medal of these Games.

What Canada Did Friday at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games:

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John Leslie leads Canadian para-snowboarders in Sochi with seventh-place finish

SOCHI, RUS. (March 14, 2014) – Twenty-one-year-old John Leslie of Arnprior, Ont. paced the Canadian para-snowboard team this morning with a superb seventh-place finish, as the sport of snowboard cross made its Paralympic debut in Sochi.

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