Archive for the ‘Sports/PanAm Pre-event’ Category

College swimming champs to represent Canada at Pan Am Games

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Seven Canadian Interuniversity Sport champions are part of Canada's swimming team for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games that was announced on Saturday.

Canadian Pan Am bowling team filled with champions

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

The four-person Canadian Pan American Games bowling team, which can boast a long history of accomplishments, was unveiled Tuesday by the Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Tenpin Federation in Toronto ahead of the July 10-26 event.

Schoolchildren create 60 welcome murals for Pan Am Games

Monday, April 6th, 2015

Sixty murals created by 500 elementary and high school students across Ontario that will serve to welcome 10,000 athletes, coaches and team officials along with fans to the Toronto 2015 Pan American/Para Pan Am Games will be unveiled in June.

Canada’s Onyshko captures 2 more medals at gymnastics World Cup

Sunday, April 5th, 2015

Isabela Onyshko of Minnedosa, Man., captured gold and silver medals Sunday at a World Cup gymnastics competition.

Canada posts season-best result at Tokyo Sevens rugby tournament

Sunday, April 5th, 2015
Japan Rugby Tokyo Sevens

Canada posted its best result of the season on the HSBC Sevens World Series, scoring a first-ever win over New Zealand en route to a fourth-place finish at the Tokyo Sevens rugby tournament.

Toronto Pan Am Games begin in 100 days

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Wednesday represents the 100-day mark until the start of the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games that run from July 10-26 and is expected to attract about 7,500 athletes from Latin American, South America, the Caribbean and North America.

Canada names 40 to Parapan Am Games swim team

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Swimming Canada on Monday nominated 40 athletes to its Toronto 2015 Parapan Am Games team, including 19-time Paralympic medallist Benoit Huot and London 2012 Paralympic silver medallist Aurelie Rivard.