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Sotchi, Russie — C’est sur le site déjà témoin cette année de deux médailles d’or remportées par des athlètes arborant la feuille d’érable, l’équipe canadienne en fauteuil roulant débutera la compétition samedi au Ice Cube Curling Center à Sotchi en quête d’une troisième médaille d’or aux Jeux paralympiques d’hiver.
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.