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Watch full stream coverage of the 2015 Parapan Am Games

Sunday, August 9th, 2015
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Watch CBCSports.ca's live stream coverage of the 2015 Parapan Am Games on Sunday featuring the swimming finals, wheelchair basketball and wheelchair rugby.

Canadian para-swimmers McAllister, Zona win silver, bronze in 400m

Sunday, August 9th, 2015
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Canadian swimmers Zack McAllister and Zach Zona won silver and bronze, respectively, in the S8 400-metre men’s freestyle at the Parapan Am Games on Sunday.

Canada already golden at the Parapan Am Games

Saturday, August 8th, 2015
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Eric Bussiere and Paul Gauthier beat Brazil in the BC3 final, while Mark Ledo cycled to the top spot to earn Canada early gold at the Parapan Am Games.

Watch full coverage of the 2015 Parapan Am Games

Saturday, August 8th, 2015
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Watch CBCSports.ca's exclusive live streams as we kick off the 2015 Parapan Am Games with coverage of swimming, wheelchair basketball and wheelchair rugby.

CBC’s coverage of Parapan Am Games with Scott Russell

Saturday, August 8th, 2015
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Watch CBC's Day 1 coverage of Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games lived streamed now with host Scott Russell.

Para-cyclist Ledo wins Canada’s 1st gold at Parapan Am Games

Saturday, August 8th, 2015
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Toronto's Mark Ledo earned Canada's first gold medal of the Parapan Am Games on Saturday to punctuate an impressive medal haul for the host nation in para-cycling events.

Parapan Am Games: 17 things you didn’t know

Friday, August 7th, 2015
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Do you know what a travel is in wheelchair basketball? Or what goalball is? A total of 15 sports will take place at the Parapan Am Games in Toronto. Here are some little-known facts about some of these sports you may have never heard.

Canada has largest-ever team for Parapan Am Games

Thursday, August 6th, 2015
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Canada is gunning for a top-three spot in the medals table at the Parapan Am Games, which open Friday, and like its Canadian Pan Am predecessor, is fielding its biggest team ever — 216 athletes.

Field of Play: A flag-bearer with staying power

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015
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The Parapan Am Games get underway in Toronto shortly and the announcement of the flag-bearer, boccia player Marco Dispaltro, is already ushering in plenty of excitement.

Parapan Am Games: Canada’s flag-bearer to be announced

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015
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The Canadian Paralympic Committee is holding its opening news conference for the 2015 Parapan American Games today at 11 a.m. ET in downtown Toronto, where the team's flag-bearer for the Aug. 7 opening ceremony will be named.