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OWSA Announces Team Ontario Roster for 2019 Canada Games

Wheelchair basketball athletes and staff selected to represent Ontario (November 5, 2018 – Toronto, ON) The Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association (OWSA) is proud to formally announce the team selected to represent Ontario at the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, Alberta. Following a series of selection camps that look… Read More

Notice of Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting will take place on Tuesday November 27, 2018 at 6:30pm at the offices of the Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association: 100 Sunrise Avenue, Suite 101 Toronto Ontario M4A 1B3. Nomination forms can be found on our Board of Directors page in the ‘About Us’ section of our… Read More

Job Opportunity: Program Coordinator, Wheelchair Basketball

OWSA seeks full-time Coordinator The Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association is seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to coordinate wheelchair basketball grassroots initiatives. Position: Program Coordinator, Wheelchair Basketball Term: Full time – 1 year contract with potential for ongoing renewal Location: ON – Metro Toronto Area with travel across the Greater Toronto… Read More

Casting Call for Sisters or Twins

Casting twins or sisters who look alike Ground Glass Media Inc. is seeking twins or sisters who look alike for a fun insurance commercial. Women must be in the Greater Toronto Area, between the ages of between the ages of 25-35, and at least one sister must have a visible physical… Read More

Six Ontario Athletes Selected for Wheelchair Basketball World Championships

Canada Names 2018 World Wheelchair Basketball Championships Rosters (July 31, 2018 – OTTAWA, ONT.) Wheelchair Basketball Canada is pleased to announce the athletes selected to represent Canada as members of the Senior Men’s and Women’s National Teams at the IWBF World Championships from August 16-26, 2018 in Hamburg, Germany. “We congratulate… Read More

Seven Ontario Wheelchair Rugby Athletes Headed to World Championship

Wheelchair Rugby Canada announces team for 2018 World Wheelchair Rugby Championship Wheelchair Rugby Canada is proud to announce the 12 athletes who have been nominated to represent Canada at the 2018 World Wheelchair Rugby Championship, to be held in Sydney, Australia, between August 5th and 10th. The athletes nominated to the… Read More

Job Opportunity: Ontario Basketball

OBA seeks full-time employee for Special Events Coordinator role In a unique opportunity, Ontario Basketball (OBA) is looking for a dynamic individual who will be responsible for supporting the organization through administrative activities and special projects. The successful candidate will be involved in the overall administrative assistance to the coaching,… Read More

Yoga Book Seeking Leg Amputee

‘Yoga for Everyone’ book in search of leg amputee model for photo shoot ‘Yoga for Everyone’ is a book that will feature practitioners of various physical abilities in efforts to show that anyone can practice yoga. The book is being edited by Christopher Stolle alongside Windsor-based yoga instructor Dianne Bondy…. Read More

Torch Bearer Nominations Open for Canada Games Torch Relay

MNP Canada Games Torch Relay The MNP Canada Games Torch Relay is now accepting nominations for torchbearers! Please consider nominating a deserving community member or yourself by completing the online application form at: https://canadagames.ca/2019/mnptorchrelay Nomination deadline: Saturday, June 30 at 4:00 p.m. MT (6:00 p.m. ET) The MNP Canada Games Torch Relay is a significant… Read More

CBC Seeking Persons with Disabilities for Paid Placements

CBC launching a twelve-week paid placement pilot for persons with disabilities CBC is launching a twelve-week paid placement pilot for persons with disabilities starting the fall of 2018. The pilot is based in Toronto with plans to expand in other cities across Canada in year 2. The successful candidates will… Read More