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Ontario Celebrating Two-Year Countdown to 2015 Parapan American Games

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Ontario Celebrating Two-Year Countdown to 2015 Parapan American Games

Pan Am and Parapan Am Games

Ontario will help TORONTO 2015 kick-off the Two-Year Countdown to the 2015 Parapan American Games, with special events in Whitby and Toronto.



Whitby

Tracy MacCharles, MPP for Pickering - Scarborough East, will take part in an event featuring interactive sport demonstrations at the Abilities Centre, home to judo and boccia during the 2015 Games.

Date:               August 7, 2013

Time:               9:30 a.m.

Location:         Abilities Centre
                       55 Gordon St.
                       Whitby
                                                                                                                                          
Toronto

Dipika Damerla, MPP Mississauga East--Cooksville and the Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister Responsible for the 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games, will be at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. The Centre will host a celebrity wheelchair pick-up basketball game featuring famed Canadian wheelchair basketball star Richard (Bear) Peter and others.

Date:               August 7, 2013

Time:               2 p.m.        

Location:         Mattamy Athletic Centre
                       50 Carlton St.
                       Toronto

Media Contacts

  • Jasmine Gill

    Minister’s Office

    416-325-1759

  • Padma de Souza

    2015 Pan/Parapan American Games Secretariat

    416-212-9313

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