learningandfinance.com


Sports

Tyler McGregor scores five goals as Canada wins twice at Paralympics

Share
Simon Patmore was born with Erb’s palsy

Quesnel resident and Canada's Para Hockey Team defenceman James Gemmell opened the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games with a 17-0 victory over Sweden in Gangneung, South Korea.

Rad became the Paralympic champion in the men's 12.5 km biathlon event, Ukrinform reports.

But to compete in the first Winter Paralympic Games at home, Lee chose to learn a new sport in 2015, which turned out to be Nordic skiing.

Patmore's performance has erased fears Australia would go medal-less at a Winter Paralympics for the first time since Innsbruck, Austria in 1988.

Kendall Gretsch struck gold for the second straight day, winning the women's 12km sitting biathlon one day after winning gold in the 6km.

Animal Rights Activists Storm Crufts Final As Protest Against Extreme Breeding
As the man ran towards Ms Short she grimaced, picking up the dog and holding the dog close to her. Crufts and the NEC have said they will urgently review security measures.

Trump Campaigns for Saccone
In an effort to downplay expectations, GOP chairwoman Ronna McDaniel has said she expects it to be a "tight, tight race". Win or lose tomorrow, Lamb could run in November in a reconfigured district, numbered the 17th, where Rep.

Tim Berners-Lee: Maybe Regulation Can Fix the Internet
Berners-Lee wrote the letter a year after he voiced similar fears in an op-ed regarding fake news and unwarranted data collection. We must invest in securing reliable access for women and girls, and empowering them through digital skills training.

Ukraine, Canada, Germany, Slovakia, and Switzerland each won a gold on the first day to join the three winter sports powerhouses atop the medal table.

Marcoux is the lone Canuck competing in the men's visually impaired category (10:15 p.m. ET). The Gatineau, Que., native had Canada's best result in the men's downhill with a fourth-place finish.

On Sunday, Canada posted another shutout with a 10-0 win over Italy. Mark Ideson's Canadian rink was unable to recover from an early deficit in a 7-5 loss to hosts South Korea and struggled in an 8-1 loss against Great Britain.

"Over the next week as Canada competes in the games, please let our athletes feel the support let them hear our cheers", said Lisa Beare, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture.

Team USA earned two gold medals four years ago, but on Saturday in South Korea the United States stood atop the podium three times, including in both men's and women's biathlon.

Share