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CPC statement on IPC’s decision on Russia and Belarus

Statement from Canadian Sport Institute Ontario:

Canadian Sport Institute Ontario applauds the International Paralympic Committee on their decision to ban Russian and Belarusian athletes from the Beijing 2022 Paralympic Games.

 

Beijing, March 3, 2022 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee is pleased to hear the IPC has now done the right thing in banning the Russian and Belarusian teams from competing at the Beijing 2022 Paralympic Winter Games. We join many organizations around the globe in continuing to condemn the atrocities being undertaken by Russia and Belarus in Ukraine, and stand alongside the Ukrainian team at these Games.

About the Canadian Paralympic Committee: Paralympic.ca