Marieke Vervoort’s death is a reminder that many Para athletes live with debilitating pain and illness
Tyler Luscombe and three friends are running from Penticton to Victoria, relay-style, to raise funds for Tyler’s brother, two-time Paralympic skier Braydon Luscombe
The 17-year-old Canadian tore her hamstring in the T44 women’s 200m at the World Para Athletics Championships and still finished
February 6th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
Mikey Brannigan set a new IPC world record at the Armory Track Invitational in New York City on the weekend in the men’s 3,000m.
Jeff Adams defended former Athletics Canada head coach Peter Eriksson in an interview recently and had choice words for Lanni Marchant. “She wasn’t nearly talented enough to attempt that kind of a double,” he says. (Photo: Tim Meigs.)
The finish between two runners in the T42 100m final at the Paralympic Games was so close that there were two silver medals awarded.
The Rio 2016 Paralympic medals have a hidden feature that helps visually impaired athletes differentiate between gold, silver and bronze.
August 7th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
The International Paralympic Committee has banned all Russian athletes from the Paralympic Games in Rio in September.
Mikey Brannigan, a 19-year-old runner from New York, set a T20 world record in the men’s mile on Friday in North Carolina.
June 22nd, 2016 by Canadian Running | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
Patrick Blake Leeper was just making a name for himself in the track world. When his partying got out of control, he wound up with a positive drug test. Now, his ban has just ended and he’s already setting records!