Canadian Paralympic Committee Announces Team Canada For The 2015 Parapan American Games

Team Canada at London 2012 Paralympic Games

TORONTO, July 31, 2015 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee is proud to announce the athletes, coaches and staff who will make up Team Canada at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto August 7-15.

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.

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.

Dueck clinches alpine gold for Canada at Sochi Paralympics

SOCHI, RUS. (March 14, 2014) – Sit-skier Josh Dueck won Canada’s third gold medal of the Sochi Paralympic Winter Games on Friday in men’s super combined, adding to the silver medal in men’s downhill he earned earlier in the week.

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.

Canada’s Mark Arendz Eleventh in Biathlon Distance Race at Paralympic Winter Games

Mark Arendz shooting in biathlon

SOCHI, Rus., March 14, 2014 —Mark Arendz gutted out an 11th-place biathlon finish on Friday at the Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

Memories of Lillehammer - 20 years later, Todd Nicholson looks back at sledge hockey’s Paralympic debut

By Wendy Graves

When the puck dropped to begin the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, it marked 20 years since sledge hockey made its debut on the biggest stage in sports.

Photo - Todd Nicholson

Photo Credit: International Paralympic Committee

Brian McKeever and Graham Nishikawa Win Second Paralympic Gold in thrilling sprint race

—McKeever rebounds from crash in final to take down world’s best for ninth career gold medal—

SOCHI, Rus.—Brian McKeever is certainly capturing the world’s attention in Sochi, Russia. And it is not just because he skied to his ninth Paralympic gold medal on Wednesday in Sochi, Russia.