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Nine Ontario Athletes Selected to Canadian Wheelchair Rugby National Team Program

Wheelchair Rugby Canada Announces its 2017-2018 National Team Program Athletes  (Ottawa, ON – Mar. 16th) The Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association (CWSA) is pleased to announce the names of the 20 athletes selected to the Canadian Wheelchair Rugby National Team Program for 2017-2018. From March 4th to March 9th, a 22-player… Read More

Four Ontario Athletes Invited to WBC U23 Men’s National Team Selection Camp

2017 Selection Camp Roster Announced for Canadian Men’s U23 National Wheelchair Basketball Team (Ottawa, Ont.) Wheelchair Basketball Canada is pleased to announce the list of the 18 athletes invited to attend the selection camp for the Canadian Men’s U23 National Wheelchair Basketball Team at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre,… Read More

Wheelchair Basketball Athletes to Participate in 2017 Parasport Winter Games

Ontario Provincial Team Athletes to Play in 3×3 Exhibition Matches The Ontario Parasport Winter Games are coming to Brantford and Brant County from February 10-12, 2017. The multi-sport event is expected to include 200 athletes and over 445 coaches, support workers, guides, and officials. In total, 11 sports will be represented… Read More

OWSA Announces Draft List of 2016-2017 Quest for Gold Nominees!

DRAFT List of 2016-2017 Quest for Gold Ontario Card Nominations Announced! The Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association is pleased to announce a draft list of athletes and alternates who have been nominated for Ontario Cards under the 2016-2017 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP). The athletes nominated were selected using the… Read More

Wheelchair Basketball Canada and OWSA to Partner on Schools Program

Wheelchair Basketball Canada Welcomes Shirka Shuriye as Schools Program Coordinator (Ottawa, Ont.) Wheelchair Basketball Canada, in collaboration with the Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association (OWSA), is pleased to welcome Shirka Shuriye to the organization in the role of Wheelchair Basketball Schools Program Coordinator. The Schools Program is designed to educate teachers… Read More