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It will be a battle-tested team that that has been nominated to play for a third consecutive wheelchair curling gold medal for Canada at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, March 7 to 16 in Sochi, Russia, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association and Canadian Paralympic Committee.
When members of the Canadian Wheelchair Curling Team journeyed to Boucherville, Que., Oct. 3-6 for a weekend on the ice with 2013 Canadian champions, Team Quebec, the focus was on training techniques and skill-sharing, but it was also on building strong connections among high-performance wheelchair curlers across Canada.
Canada’s newly crowned world champion wheelchair curling team could be receiving another award in short order.
Canada’s wheelchair curlers have struck gold in Russia.
Team Canada is one victory away from claiming a third gold medal in four years at the 2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship.