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Congratulations to Chris Williamson and Matt Hallat on their outstanding para-alpine skiing careers.

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April 13, 2015

IPC announce 2015 Paralympic Scientific Award winner

Congratulations to Jennifer Mactavish, Dean of the Yeates School of Graduate Studies and professor in the School of Disability Studies at Ryerson University.

Media release on behalf of the International Paralympic Committee:

Professor Jennifer Mactavish is to receive the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) 2015 Paralympic...

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April 13, 2015

Three-Time Paralympian Matt Hallat Announces His Retirement

Media release on behalf of Alpine Canada Alpin:

CALGARY, AB (April 10, 2015) – Three-time Paralympian Matt Hallat, thirteen year member of the Canadian Para Alpine team, announced his retirement from competitive ski racing,

At the young age of five, Hallat, of Vancouver, BC had his leg amputated due to...

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April 13, 2015

After 17 Years Williamson, One Of The World’s Most Decorated Para-Alpine Athletes Announces Retirement

Media release on behalf of Alpine Canada Alpin:

CALGARY, AB (April 10, 2015) – Chris Williamson, one of the worlds most decorated para-alpine athletes, announced his retirement from competitive ski racing, ending his 17-year career. 

Williamson, of Toronto, ON announced his retirement at the Sport Chek...

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Paralympians race to silver and bronze on rain-soaked track in Glasgow August 1, 2014

Paralympians race to silver and bronze on rain-soaked track in Glasgow

Canada’s Paralympians contributed to the Canadian athletics team’s medal tally Thursday night at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, winning silver and bronze medals in the 1500-metre wheelchair races.

Under pouring rain and heavy humidity, Diane Roy (Sherbooke, Que.) aggressively led the women’s race the entire way until edged at the...

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June 2, 2014

Heores tour 2014

Last updated: June 2, 2014 – 2:00 pm EST


TIME NAME ADDRESS ATHLETES/GUESTS

OTTAWA / GATINEAU – June 4

9:00 am -10:00 am EST

École secondaire de l’Île

255 St-Rédempteur, Gatineau

Olivier Jean, Sébastien Fortier

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April 16, 2014

Jim Flaherty: A difference maker for Canadians living with a disability

The image many Canadians have of Jim Flaherty is of the federal finance minister who helped guide Canada through the crushing 2008 economic crisis. To them he was a businessman, someone focused on numbers and dedicated to his country's fiscal health.

Many other people saw a different side of Mr. Flaherty. They witnessed a father with a...

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