Archive for the ‘Sports/Paralympics’ Category

Brent Lakatos wins gold again at world para athletics championships

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Canadian Brent Lakatos captured his fourth gold medal at the 2017 world para athletics championships with a victory in the men's T53 100-metre race on Sunday in London.

Liam Stanley captures silver for Canada at para athletics worlds

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Liam Stanley put Canada back on the podium Saturday at the world para athletics championships.

Jason Dunkerley wins 1500m silver at para athletics championships

Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Jason Dunkerley has added a silver to Canada's medal total at the world para athletics championships.

Jason Dunkerley wins 1500m silver at para athletics championships

Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Jason Dunkerley has added a silver to Canada's medal total at the world para athletics championships.

Canada’s Brent Lakatos wins 3rd gold at world para athletic championships

Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Canadian Brent Lakatos captured his third gold medal of the world para athletics championships with a victory in the men's T53 800-metres on Thursday in London.

Canada’s Lakatos aiming for more gold at world para championships

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Brent Lakatos qualified for the men's T53 800-metre final at the world para athletics championships on Wednesday with the second fastest qualifying time.

Canada’s Ouellet part of record-setting day at para world championships

Sunday, July 16th, 2017
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Canada's Guillaume Ouellet finished third and established a trio of new records in the men's T13 5000-metre race at the para world championships in London on Sunday.

5 Canadians to watch at para world championships

Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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Canada's team of 24 athletes at the world para athletics championships, July 14-23 in London, is a mixed group of familiar faces and newcomers.

Success keeping veteran wheelchair racer Lakatos away from retirement

Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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At 37 years old, and as the owner of a massive world and Paralympic medal collection, Canada's Brent Lakatos had considered calling it a career after these World Para Athletics Championships. Then a funny thing happened. He got faster.

Para athlete dies in practice ahead of world championships

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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The International Paralympic Committee says an athlete died Tuesday after being injured during a practice session in London, where the World Para Athletics Championships start this week.