Archive for the ‘Sports/Paralympics’ Category

Watch the wheelchair rugby Paralympic Games qualifier

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
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CBC Sports will have a free live stream of all of Canada's matches at the 2020 wheelchair rugby Paralympic Games qualifier beginning on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. ET against Switzerland. Coverage will also include the tournament semifinals on Sunday at 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. ET.

Canadian women’s sitting volleyball team earns Tokyo Paralympic berth

Saturday, February 29th, 2020
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Canada defeated Ukraine 3-0 (25-21, 25-17, 25-23) earlier today in Halifax to secure a spot in the Paralympics after going 6-0 in the Paralympic qualifying tournament.

Canadian women’s sitting volleyball on brink of Paralympic berth after advancing to Halifax final

Friday, February 28th, 2020
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The Canadian women's sitting volleyball team is one win away from securing a spot at the Tokyo Paralympics.

Canadian women’s sitting volleyball team blasts past Ukraine at Halifax Paralympic qualifier

Thursday, February 27th, 2020
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The Canadian women's sitting volleyball remained undefeated following a stellar, straight-sets victory over top ranked Ukraine at a Paralympic qualifying event in Halifax on Thursday.

Canadian Paralympians confident ahead of final women’s sitting volleyball qualifier

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020
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Nicole Ban is hopeful the Canadian women’s sitting volleyball team will be further motivated and better prepared to handle in-game pressure playing on home soil starting Wednesday at the final Tokyo Paralympic qualifying tournament in Halifax.

Watch the 2020 women’s sitting volleyball Paralympic qualifier

Friday, February 21st, 2020
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Watch live action from the 2020 women's sitting volleyball Paralympic qualifier in Halifax where the final spot at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics is on the line.

Tristen Chernove collects 2 silver medals at para-cycling track worlds

Sunday, February 2nd, 2020
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Tristen Chernove of Cranbrook, B.C., came up half a bike length short on Saturday, finishing second to Maurice Eckhard of Spain in the men’s C2 final omnium race at the para-cycling track world championships in Milton, Ont.

Canada’s Brian McKeever skies to gold at para-nordic World Cup

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Brian McKeever overcame slushy conditions to won a gold medal Wednesday at a Para-Nordic World Cup stop.

Canada’s Brian McKeever takes silver at para-nordic World Cup

Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Brian McKeever sprinted to the silver medal in the men's visually impaired category Monday at a para-nordic World Cup stop.

Canada’s Collin Cameron takes silver in sit-ski at para-nordic World Cup

Sunday, January 12th, 2020
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Canadian sit-skier Collin Cameron sprinted to the silver medal on Sunday at the Para-Nordic World Cup in Dresden, Germany.