Thursday, April 25, 2013

The Heartbeat

This week's edition of The Heartbeat include events in Montréal, Québec, London, Toronto and Gatineau.

Sports being televised or streamed include diving, beach volleyball, sailing, athletics, wheelchair tennis, karate and badminton.

If you are participating in or know of an event that could be featured in The Heartbeat, please contact me: suzanne[at]sportcafe[dot]ca or via Twitter @olympichearts.

The Heartbeat is updated throughout the weekend,
check back for updates and added live stream links.
Follow me on Twitter @olympichearts for reminders/updates

Défi-Sportif AlterGo
22-28 avril
Plus d'infos
7 jours, 13 sports, 6 sites, toutes types de déficiences
4000 athlètes, 20 pays, élite et de la relève

7 days, 13 sports, 6 sports venues, all types of disabilities
4000 athletes, 20 countries, elite and newcomers
Event website

Synchronized Swimming Canadian Open
April 24-28
Québec, QC
More info

Canadian Half Marathon Championships
April 28
Montreal, QC
More info
Competitors include: Eric Gillis, Rejean Chiasson and Krista DuChene

Forest City Road Race
April 28
London, ON
More info
Honorary Race Director Dave Willsie is a 4 time Paralympian in wheelchair rugby (3 time medallist) and featured in the Oscar winning documentary Murderball.

FINA Diving World Series - Canada Cup
May 2-5
Gatineau, QC
More info
Event Website

Taekwondo Canada Open
May 2-5
Toronto, ON
More info

Olympic Sports On Television/Internet

FINA Diving World Series
April 26-28
Moscow, Russia
More info

FIVB Beach Volleyball
April 22-28
More info

ISAF Sailing World Cup
April 20-27
Hyères, France
More info
Competitors include Isabella Bertold

Penn Relay Carnival (Athletics)
April 25-27
Philadelphia, USA
More info
Team Canada info
Team USA vs The World Saturday April 26 1pm NBC
Competitors include Olympians Jared Connaughton, Oluwasegun Makinde, Gavin Smellie, Justyn Warner, Crystal Emmanuel, Tremaine Harris, Jenna Martin, Geoff Harris and Melissa Bishop.
Full list

ITF Wheelchair Tennis Texas Open
April 25-28
More info
Competitors include 2012 Paralympian Joel Dembe.

Karate North American Cup
April 26-28
Puerto Vallarta, MEX
More info

Badminton India Open
April 26
New Delhi
More info

Meet/Support Canadian Athletes

The Strombo Show
Olympic Gold Medallists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir
Tuesday April 30th
Toronto, ON
Ticket info

Stars On Ice
featuring Kurt Browning, Joannie Rochette, Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir, Patrick Chan and many others
April 19-May 10
Various cities across Canada
More info

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