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CBC's morning coverage of the 2018 Paralympics in Pyeongchang

CBC's morning coverage of the 2018 Paralympics in Pyeongchang CBC's morning coverage of the 2018 Paralympics in Pyeongchang
Orlondo Matamoros | Marcha 13, 2018, 12:13

Guy Gosselin, a two-time Olympian (1988, 1992) with the U.S. Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team is head coach of the 2018 U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team. The good thing is that each new development has raised possibility that each side is trying to keep the momentum generated during the Winter Games.

She didn't stay put long.

The two nations decided to forgo the symbol of unity because of a tiny island chain that would have amounted to little more than a dot on the flag.

"To have us all working together for that goal - that podium - is phenomenal".

There were also victories for France - with Marie Bochet taking gold in the women's standing downhill skiing - and Germany, with skier Anna Schaffelhuber winning in the women's sitting. While the development of indoor rinks has allowed hockey to be played globally, the sport has traditionally relied on backyard rinks and ponds to provide players with their first introduction to skating. The Neutral Paralympic Athlete delegation is also participating.

Gretsch said her victory was "pretty unexpected".

A drummer with a prosthetic arm and prosthetic legs opened the festivities with a powerful performance.

The announcement came as the New Zealand flag was officially raised in the Paralympic Athletes' Village. The 2018 U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team roster was unveiled on Jan. 1, 2018 at the 2018 NHL Winter Classic.

"The Opening Ceremony is a way in which the host country introduces itself to us", Waddell said.

According to guidelines, only places which have not been used by eligible athletes or have been returned by other National Paralympic Committees can be distributed to eligible NPAs. I didn't tell my family.

That year, he made his competitive debut for GB at the World Cup in Vuokatti, Finland.

Lukyanenko's teammate Anatoliy Kovalevsky added bronze in the men's biathlon 7.5 km sprint for the visually impaired.

Nicholson marvels at the improvement in sport science since he first glided onto the ice on his homemade sled.

Norbert Loch, Felix's father and coach, was tearful when his son's gold-medal slipped away.

Preceding the 2014 Winter Games, 75 Olympic medalists in skiing and snowboarding wrote a letter to then-President Barack Obama calling for a firmer stance on climate change mitigation and clean energy development. "During today's discussions, it was clear that ..."

"I didn't see any blood", Wu said.