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VISTA 2017 conference concludes in Toronto

The eighth and largest VISTA Conference concluded today in Toronto. The event gathered more than 300 sports scientists and researchers from 41 countries this past week to provide a forum for exchange on current information, expertise on Paralympic sport science and the Paralympic Movement.

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Blades of Glory

I recently read an on-line report from MSN Sports highlighting Liam Malone’s comments about wanting to design “super blades” that will allow the double below-knee amputee to run faster than world record sprinter Usain Bolt.

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Ontarians Dominate the 2017 Canada Summer Games

The 2017 Canada Summer Games have officially come to a close and to say that Team Ontario had shown up and performed would be an understatement.

There were 25 total ParaSport events at the Canada Summer Games, and Team Ontario medalled in 23 of those events. In fact, Ontarians medalled a total of 25 times, including, 14 Gold, 5 Silver, and 6 Bronze.

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