Archive for the ‘Sports/Paralympics’ Category

Greatness abounds as Canadians smash country’s Paralympic medal record

Sunday, March 18th, 2018
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The Canadian Paralympic Committee's slogan coming into Pyeongchang was "Greatness is Rare" - but for 10 days in South Korea, Canada's 55 athletes, the largest winter delegation ever, proved greatness was abundant.

Paralympic wake-up: Day 9 news you might have missed from the Games

Sunday, March 18th, 2018
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Here's a quick recap of all the important Paralympic news you might have missed overnight.

Canada wraps up best-ever Winter Paralympics at Pyeongchang closing ceremony

Sunday, March 18th, 2018
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Para nordic star Mark Arendz leads the way at the Pyeongchang closing ceremony on Sunday as the Canadian contingent celebrates its best-ever Winter Paralympics performance.

(Live at 11:25 pm ET) Paralympic Winter Games | Day 9 | Alpine Skiing: Women’s slalom – Gold medal event

Saturday, March 17th, 2018
(Live at 11:25 pm ET) Paralympic Winter Games | Day 9 | Alpine Skiing: Women's slalom - Gold medal event

Watch Paralympic Alpine skiing coverage of the women's standing, sitting and visually impaired slalom - second runs from Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Canadian roundup: Cross-country relay teams add to Pyeongchang medal haul

Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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Canada's cross-country relay teams won silver and bronze on Sunday in Pyeongchang, South Korea to set a new national Winter Games medals record with 26.

(Live at 8:55 pm ET) Paralympic Winter Games | Day 9 | Cross-Country Skiing: Mixed and open relays – Gold medal events

Saturday, March 17th, 2018
(Live at 8:55 pm ET) Paralympic Winter Games | Day 9 | Cross-Country Skiing: Mixed and open relays - Gold medal events

Watch Paralympic cross-country skiing finals featuring the 4x2.5km mixed and open relays in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Paralympics: From the past and into the future

Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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The Paralympic movement has grown significantly in the past 30 years and it will continue to progress thanks to a partnership with the International Olympic Committee that runs until 2032.

(Live at 8:25 pm ET) Paralympic Winter Games | Day 9 | Alpine Skiing: Women’s slalom

Saturday, March 17th, 2018
(Live at 8:25 pm ET) Paralympic Winter Games | Day 9 | Alpine Skiing: Women's slalom

Watch Paralympic Alpine skiing coverage of the women's standing, sitting and visually impaired slalom - first runs from Pyeongchang, South Korea.

What to watch today at the Paralympics: March 17-18

Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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Canada's para ice hockey team looks for it's first Paralympic gold since the 2006 Torino Games. The only thing left standing in its way is the U.S., the two-time defending Paralympic champions.

Mark Arendz named Canada’s flag-bearer for Paralympics closing ceremony

Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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Para nordic star Mark Arendz was named Canada's flag-bearer for the closing ceremony of the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Arendz has won five medals so far at the Games, including a long-coveted biathlon gold and his first cross-country medals