Tag: Para Athletics

Paralympics Total Recap

With Day 12 of competition and the Closing Ceremony taking place on the same day, the Tokyo Paralympics have officially come to an end with Canada capturing 21 medals overall, including five gold, 10 silver and six bronze. Four of those silvers belonged to… Continue Reading “Paralympics Total Recap”

Frotten excited for Games

Wheelchair racer Jessica Frotten has “been through every emotion” following her announcement to the Canada’s Para athletics team for the Paralympic Games Aug. 24 to Sept. 5.  The Regina resident, who was born in Whitehorse, told Global News how excited she is to make the team… Continue Reading “Frotten excited for Games”

Frotten headed to Tokyo

Canadian Paralympic Committee, July 30, 2021 Wheelchair racer Jessica Frotten will make her Paralympic debut when she heads to Tokyo for the Games at the end of August.  Frotten —who was born in Whitehorse, but lives and trains out of Regina— was one of 16 athletes named to Canada’s… Continue Reading “Frotten headed to Tokyo”

Para athletes head to worlds

Four Saskatchewan connections selected to represent Canada at 2019 World Para Athletics Championships Athletics Canada, September 27, 2019Photo Credit: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee Ottawa – Athletics Canada announced today the 28 athletes who have been selected to represent Canada at the 2019 World Para Athletics… Continue Reading “Para athletes head to worlds”