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2016 Defi Sportif Powerchair Football Tournament

by Jean-Philippe Bureau I participated in the Défi Sportif 2016 in Montreal as a player of Team Québec. This year, there were teams from BC, Vermont, Brazil and Uruguay. It is to be part of such tournaments that we practice … Continue reading

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TEAM CANADA 2017

Help Send Powerchair Football Canada’s Team Canada to 2017 World Cup!!! From July 3rd until July 10th 2017, Canada’s National Powerchair Football team will be in Kissimmee, Florida competing at the 2017 FIPFA Powerchair Football World Cup.  The World Cup … Continue reading

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John Nyce 1961 – 2016

Vancouver Lightning Team 33 Years’ of Powerchair Football History! In memory of Canada’s oldest Powerchair Football athlete, John Nyce 1961 – 2016.        Here he is in an historical photo back in 1983, on the far right, playing “Motorsoccer”, a precursor … Continue reading

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National players try out for Team Canada

During the recent 2015 Coastal Cup Powerchair Football Tournament in Cloverdale, BC hosted by Sportability teams from across BC, Quebec and Tacoma Washington were able to compete in this event. Thank you to Sportability for providing an opportunity for the … Continue reading

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THANK YOU to the City of Fort McMurray and their firefighters in supporting TEAM CANADA 2016!!!!!

The amazing Fort McMurray Firefighter Fundraising Committee visited the BC Powerchair Football Provinicals hosted by Sportability at the Richmond Olympic Oval on Oct 4, 2014 to present a very generous $10,000 donation to Powerchair Football Canada’s TEAM CANADA 2016.  This donation will … Continue reading

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Muscular Dystrophy Canada Empowerment In Action – Powersoccer Session

A big THANK YOU goes to Muscular Dystrophy Canada for providing an opportunity to showcase powerchair football to their participants from across Canada during the Empowerment In Action conference on August 22, 2014 at Richmond Olympic Oval in BC.  This … Continue reading

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