Jump into the deep end with today’s Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) Friday athlete, Para swimmer Riley McLean! Competitive swimming is a family affair for Riley; his older siblings were also competitive swimmers. Riley just turned 17, but he’s already made a mark in his sport, setting a Canadian record in the S4 50-metre butterfly and finishing in the top 5 in three finals at...
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For today’s #TBT, we’re revisiting FACE™ 2013 athlete Nicolas-Guy Turbide’s bronze medal win in the Men's 100m Backstroke S13 final at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Not only did he win the bronze medal, but he set a Canadian record! Go Canada Go! “Like” if this video inspires you to hit the pool this summer ;)
For todays TBT were revisiting FACE 2013 athlete NicolasGuy Turbides bronze medal

Swimming | Men's 100m Backstroke S13 final | Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

Gold: BOKI Ihar Belarus (WR) Silver: DENYSENKO Iaroslav Ukraine Bronze: TURBIDE Nicolas Guy Canada Start Lists 1 TURSUNKHUJAEV Muzaffar Uzbekistan 2 LATIKKA ...

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David Smith
Tony Simonetta
It’s Win-a-Pin Wednesday, where we pick a comment at random in the next 24 hours and that person receives an Olympic or Paralympic pin! Today we’re talking about Canada’s great Paralympians - who is your favourite Canadian Paralympic athlete?
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Today we’re featuring another episode of CBC Sports' The Bond, which profiles the special bond between Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) athletes and their coaches. Today’s video features Para snowboard athlete Michelle Salt and her coach, Mark Fawcett. Michelle talks about how her coach and legendary snowboarder Mark Fawcett - who was her idol growing up! - has helped her find...
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Michelle Salt: “I’ve never had a coach believe in me like Mark has” | The Bond

Para-Snowboarder Michelle Salt says that her coach and snowboard idol, Mark Fawcett, has given her confidence she didn’t even know she had. See how the Petro...

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This week is Paralympic Schools Week, an annual celebration of Para sports and the Paralympic movement in Canada that promotes healthy, active lifestyles for all Canadians! Is your school participating in Paralympic Schools Week? Check out Paralympic Schools Week resources and get more information about the program here:
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This week is Paralympic Schools Week an annual celebration of Para sports

2017 Paralympic Schools Week

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Hit the links this weekend with our Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) Friday athlete, golfer Alexander Smith. Golf has been part of Alexander’s life since his dad took him to the driving range at age 3. Alexander says he doesn’t have a lucky charm but he does have a pre-game ritual: “I like to go to the host golf club the night before competition and practice until it is too...
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Jody Dyke
Ron Jesmer
Today for #TBT, check out this immensely satisfying compilation of the top 10 holes in one from the European Tour over the past couple of decades. Have you ever gotten - or witnessed - a hole in one?
Today for TBT check out this immensely satisfying compilation of the top

Top 10 Holes In One

It's been a record breaking year for holes in one on The European Tour so we thought it was time to dig through the archives and find ten of the best aces. F...

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Sherry Brady Klatt
Rob Sterne
Willie Glennie
This is for all you golfers out there: Which golf course is on your bucket list?
This is for all you golfers out there: Which golf course is on your bucket list
Paul O'Hearn
Patricia Morris MacDonald
Tom Anguish
Golf trivia! Golf was reinstated as an official sport at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio - when was it last contested at an Olympic Games?
A) 1904
B) 1920
C) 1932
D) 1948
Golf trivia Golf was reinstated as an official sport at the 2016
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Gordon Sinclair
Linda Paxman
Today we’re sharing another episode of CBC Sports' The Bond, which profiles the special bond between Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) athletes and their coaches! Today, Taekwondo athlete Andrea Jerom and her coach SungMin Son talk about why they enjoy working together, exploring Korean culture and how the Petro-Canada FACE™ program has helped them work towards their goals. ...
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Andrea Jerom’s bond with coach is "like a little sister and older brother" | The Bond

Taekwondo coach and Petro-Canada FACE™ grant recipient Sungmin Son says he has a sibling-like relationship with Andrea Jerom. "We fight a lot, we argue a lot...

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Lori Baker Fawcett
Kim Migneault
It’s Win-a-Pin Wednesday, where we pick a comment at random in the next 24 hours and that person receives an Olympic or Paralympic pin! This one is for our fans who have a hardcore passion for pins - why did you start collecting pins and what is the best thing about your pin collection?
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Olympic Pins | Games of Passion

Pin badges are the unofficial currency of the Olympics, we meet the spectators who collect them from Games to Games. Subscribe to the official Olympic channe...

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Craig Doucette
Kelly Amos
We’ve been posting about the four new sports making their debut at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games over the last few weeks - and the final new sport is an event in Alpine Skiing called Parallel Giant Slalom! Parallel Giant Slalom is a short, fast-paced race where two alpine skiers ski side by side down a course of red and blue gates. Take a look at this video of the first Parallel...
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Lots of fun and excitement around the new Parallel Giant Slalom - FIS Alpine

Do you want to see head-to-head fights between the best Giant Slalom racers? This is exactly what the new Giant Parallel Slalom is for. In Alta Badia, on Mon...

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OTTAWA, April 11, 2017 – Canadian fans will be able to follow all the action in real time as Canada’s National Sledge Team takes to the ice at the 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships A-Pool in Gangneung, South Korea from April 12 to 20.
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CANADIAN PARALYMPIC MEDIA CONSORTIUM TO FEATURE LIVE COVERAGE OF 2017 WORLD PARA ICE HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIPS

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Congratulations to all the winners of the 2017 Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame and Sport Awards, including some of our Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) grant recipients! Para cycling coach Sébastien Travers (three-time FACE™ grant recipient) received the Tim Frick Paralympic Coach Excellence Award, para cyclist Tristen Chernove (FACE™ 2016) won an Athlete award for Best Games...
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Cynthia Beyer
Shelby Joines
Nicole Larkman
Hurtle into the weekend with today’s Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) Friday athlete, Luge competitor Carolyn Maxwell! Carolyn had a terrific season this year, including three silver medals on the Junior World Cup circuit. Carolyn has only been competing in Luge for three years - she was inspired to take up the sport after being in Sochi to see family friend Justin Snith...
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Donna Paczay
Jason 'Hogie' Hogan
Congratulations to 1997 FACE™ athlete and para alpine skier Karolina Wisniewska on her upcoming induction into the Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame this week!
Congratulations to 1997 FACE athlete and para alpine skier Karolina Wisniewska on

Paralympic trailblazers named to Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame class of 2017

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Cynthia Beyer
Cleo Colquhoun
Wonder what it would be like to train as an elite Luge athlete? Luge competitor Shiva Keshavan shares his thoughts on the physical and mental discipline it takes to compete at the highest level. Have you ever considered trying Luge?
Wonder what it would be like to train as an elite Luge

Shiva Keshavan's Guide To Olympic Luge | Faster Higher Stronger

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There are four new sports making their debut at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games next February and Curling Mixed Doubles is one of them! In Curling Mixed Doubles, the game is played over eight ends (instead of 10) and each team only has six stones. Check out this article from Curling Canada about this new discipline and “like” if you’re excited to see this new format in PyeongChang!
There are four new sports making their debut at the PyeongChang 2018

Mixed doubles curling added to 2018 Winter Olympics

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Nelson Bailey
Bernadette Lawlor
Wesley Hogg