Chris Dornan, Media and Public Relations
December 17, 2013, CANMORE, Alta. (ISN) - Canada's Mark Arendz got an early Christmas gift on Tuesday after winning the gold medal in para-biathlon at the IPC World Cup in Canmore, Alta.
December 17, 2013 (ISN) - Parasport Ontario (PO) is a non-profit Organization established in 1981 and incorporated in 1988. With a vision of promoting parallel opportunities in sport for persons with physical disabilities, PO provides development and competitive parasport opportunities throughout Ontario.
December 17, 2013 (ISN) - After his world record lift in the above 107kg category at the IPC Powerlifting Asian Open Championships, Iran's Mansour Pourmirzaei has been voted the IPC Athlete of the Month for November with a landslide victory.
December 12, 2013, CANMORE, Alta. (ISN) - Brian McKeever will head into the critical Olympic and Paralympic qualifying block of his season with back-to-back gold medals in his pocket from the first-ever IPC World Cup on his home track in Canmore, Alta.
December 12, 2013 (ISN) - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) this week held its final Project Review with the Sochi 2014 Organising Committee and left Russia impressed at the venues, programmes to sell tickets and the launch of a new phone App which helps user locate barrier-free facilities.
December 11, 2013, VANCOUVER (ISN) – Canada Snowboard announced today that Big White Ski Resort will be the official home training centre for its National Para Snowboard team heading into the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.
December 8, 2013, Toronto (ISN) - A three-goal first period was the difference for Canada on Saturday night (7 December) as they defeated the USA 3-1 to capture gold at the 2013 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in front of a nearly sold-out crowd at the MasterCard Centre in Toronto, Canada.
December 7, 2013, TORONTO, Ont. (ISN) – Canada’s National Sledge Team has won the gold medal at the 2013 World Sledge Hockey Challenge, beating the United States 3-1 in Saturday night’s gold medal game at the MasterCard Centre for Hockey Excellence.
December 6, 2013 (ISN) - It will be a battle-tested team that that has been nominated to play for a third consecutive wheelchair curling gold medal for Canada at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, March 7 to 16 in Sochi, Russia, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association and Canadian Paralympic Committee.
December 6, 2013 (ISN) - The table is set for an all-North American finish and a rematch from earlier in the tournament at the World Sledge Hockey Challenge, as both Canada and the USA won their semi-final matchups on Thursday (5 December) to advance to the gold-medal game.
December 6, 2013 (ISN) - The final edition of The Paralympian magazine for 2013 was published on Friday (6 December), and it explores sport-specific classification in addition to showcasing outcomes from the IPC General Assembly and Conference, as well as several World and regional Championship sport events.
December 5, 2013, TORONTO, Ont. (ISN) – After posting semifinal wins on Thursday, Canada and the United States will meet in the gold medal game at the 2013 World Sledge Hockey Challenge. Canada beat Korea 2-1 in the late semifinal, while the U.S. topped Russia 4-1 in the early game.