Swimmer Samantha Ryan breaks PB in Rio bid

UPDATE: Ryan qualified for her first Paralympic Games at the April trials and will represent Canada at Rio.  TORONTO – A little girl’s dream is on the verge of becoming a reality after the 2016 Canadian Paralympic swimming trials on Friday night. At only 16 years-old, Samantha Ryan recorded a time of 1:10.35, the fifth […]

Aurélie Rivard has learned what it takes to win

UPDATE: Rivard qualified for the Paralympics and is preparing to represent Canada in Rio this September. TORONTO – This time last year, Aurélie Rivard was training under the radar for a double installment of international competition. Thursday night at the Canadian Paralympic trials, the now World Champion and Parapan Am gold medalist was busy meeting […]

Canadian Paralympian continues her swim to success

UPDATE: Roxon will represent Canada at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio this September.  TORONTO – For Canadian Paralympian Katarina Roxon it’s time to take the next step. The 23-year old, who won gold in the 100-metre breaststroke at the Toronto 2015 Parapan Am Games, wants to capitalize on the high of winning in front of a […]