It was a good start at the Sea Forest Waterway for Canadians in canoe and kayak Wednesday night.
A unique athlete who has developed quicker than most, Erica Scarff has no shortage of support to get her on the podium in 2020.
Canada’s Christine Gauthier, paracanoe legend, places fourth in Rio after a storied career on the water. Looking forward, she hopes to inspire young Canadians to come forward and participate in her sport, which has been added to the Paralympics for the first time.
Two Canadian paddlers represent their sport for the first time on the Paralympic stage.
David Eng and Team Canada make a grand entrance at the opening ceremonies, Cindy Ouellet and Canada’s women’s wheelchair basketball team take on Great Britain on Day 1, we discuss the fallout from Russia’s Paralympic ban, we take a special look at para-canoeist Erica Scarff, and much more.