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2022 ONPARA AGM

NOTICE OF ONPARA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30TH, 6:30-8:30 VIA ZOOM  CONTACT DOUG HANNUM TO REGISTER doug@onpara.ca  

Golf Anyone?

  Mixed Ability TRY Golf Event – Invitation Ontario Para Network & Golf Ontario have partnered to build a strong and more inclusive sport communities by introducing opportunities for participation in the sport of GOLF. As an Ontario Para Network athlete, we would like to cordially invited to attend our… Read More

Ontario Earns Podium Finishes at Wheelchair Rugby National Championships

Team Ontario claims two silvers, one bronze, and multiple individual awards in Montréal The 2022 Canadian Wheelchair Rugby Championships wrapped up over the weekend, with all three Ontario teams earning podium finishes. The event was hosted within the greater Défi Sportif Altergo and featured 10 teams from across Canada competing… Read More

Foessel named to CAC’s ‘Women in Coaching’ Apprenticeship Program

Coaching Association of Canada announces 2023 Women in Coaching Canada Games Apprentice Coaches The Ontario Para Network is proud to announce that wheelchair basketball coach Andrea Foessel (Shelburne, ON) has been selected to take part in the Coaching Association of Canada’s ‘Women in Coaching’ Canada Games Apprenticeship Program for 2023…. Read More

Research Study: Classification Experiences of Parasport Athletes

Researchers from Western University are seeking participants for a study on the classification experiences of parasport athletes. The goal of the study is to understand the embodied experiences associated with disability sport classification and potentially highlight the power dynamics within sport and create space for new understanding of the ways… Read More