London, England — Tuesday, the CanadianParalympic Committee held its first press conference for the Games, with the Chef de Mission, flag bearer, a first time Paralympian, and a four time wheelchair racer talking about where Canada is likely to earn medals. The Canadians also discussed how the movement in the country has grown since the 2010 Winter Paralympics and increases in government spending on Paralympic sport.
Canadian Paralympic Committee President Henry Storgaard and Media Officer Alison Korn Image: Laura Hale.
Assistant Chef de Mission Elizabeth Walker-Young and flag bearer Garett Hickling Image: Laura Hale.
First time boccia Paralympian Marco Dispaltro and four time wheelchair athletics competitor Diane Roy Image: Laura Hale.
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