Canadian Paralympian Nik Goncin Is propelled by family pride

When Nik Goncin takes to the court for his first Paralympics this September, he won’t only take pride in playing for his country, but also for two of the people cheering him on from the stands: mom and dad. The wheelchair basketball standout’s parents will be sharing every moment with him down in Rio, making […]

Abi Tripp breaks two Canadian records in one day at nationals

TORONTO – Canadian para-swimmer Abi Tripp broke a 14-year old record earlier Thursday night – and then broke it again hours later. The Kingston Ont., native participated in the SM8 classification heats for the 200m women’s individual medley, where she broke Andrea Cole’s 2002 record of 3:03.04 with a personal best of 3:00.98. In the […]