I think, for me personally, having gotten to speak to some of the most talented athletes in the world, that was a huge leap forward in my future career.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Paralympian Ilana Dupont has already moved on to preparing for her next race, after a top eight finish in athletics on Thursday night. With the T53 100m race over after she posted a time of 17.82 seconds, the Saskatoon, SK native is competing in two more events at the Games, […]
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Two-time Paralympic gold medallist Chelsey Gotell has been around the block enough times that she can help Team Canada in many ways, from words of advice to pre-game rituals. The Antigonish, N.S. native, who has reached the podium 12 times – including winning at the 2004 and 2008 Games – […]
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 […]