From February 10th to 12th, Brantford and Brant County will play host to the 2017 Ontario ParaSport Winter Games!
The Ontario ParaSport Games is a program of the Government of Ontario, delivered by host municipalities in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport and ParaSport Ontario. The Games promote public awareness of the para-sports and showcase Ontario’s best athletes. The Games provide host communities with an opportunity to make their community barrier-free and leave a legacy for persons with a disability in their community. The games are supported by the Government of Ontario, ParaSport Ontario and the Games Organizing Committee proudly made up of members of the host community. The Games will also be supported by hundreds of local volunteers and spectators who are all focused on making a lasting and favourable impression.
Events will include: Archery, Boccia, Curling – Visually impaired, Curling – Wheelchair, Goalball, Skiing – Alpine, Skiing – Nordic, Sledge Hockey, Soccer – 5 aside visually impaired, Sit Volleyball & Wheelchair Basketball.
All events are FREE to attend so get out and support local athletes!!
For more information visit the 2017 ParaSport Winter Games site here