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Andy's Blog: 2014 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships - Day 4

It is Sunday August 3rd and the team had its first practice at the competition venue.  Yesterday was a well-earned day off as the athletes re-charged their batteries and prepared for training at the competition venue.  Staff also enjoyed a day-off and ventured into the l

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Andy's Blog: 2014 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships - Day 1

Team Canada arrived safe and sound in Denmark but our journey had its moments.  A lightning storm in Toronto delayed our departure by four hours of which 2 hours were sitting in the plane.  A quick 7 hour journey in the air to Copenhage

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Denmark Wheelchair Rugby Challenge Day 2 Preview

The second day of the Denmark Wheelchair Rugby Challenge sees a full slate of games, and all eight teams in action. By the end of Friday the semi final picture should be much clearer.

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Denmark Wheelchair Rugby Challenge Day 1 Recap

The Denmark Wheelchair Rugby Challenge started with a bang, included a major upset and saw another underdog push a game to the wire. All teams came to play and it showed as spectators and online viewers were treated to two high quality and high intensity games.

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Denmark Wheelchair Rugby Challenge Day 1 Preview

The first day of the Denmark Wheelchair Challenge is tomorrow and features two exciting match-ups. The first of which sees the host 12th ranked Denmark taking 6th ranked and defending European champions Sweden in a Pool A match-up.

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From the High Performance Desk: by Andy Van

As we look forward to Rio 2016, a new quadrennial brings excitement and opportunity to our High Performance Program.  We remember fondly our silver medal performance at London Paralympic Games but know that we have  a lot of hard work ahead of us to reach our goal of gold medal in 2016.

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Road to Gold Video Blog #1

Check out Episode 1 of our "Road to Gold" video blog. In this episode, we profile the Opening Ceremonies (with G as our proud flagbearer) and go behind the scenes when Team Canada plays a friendly match against Japan. We've also got a new reporter: Jason Crone. Check it out!

 

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