Canadian para-Nordic skiers and biathletes arrive in Sochi for the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games

SOCHI, RUSSIA, March 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Para-Nordic skiers and biathletes arrived at the Adler/Sochi International Airport this morning for the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games set for March 7 to 16.

Para-Nordic arrival in Sochi photos can now be downloaded at: photos.paralympic.ca.

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CAPTION: Sochi, RUSSIA - Mar 4 2014 - Colette Bourgonje from Canada's para-Nordic team arrives prior to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Russia. (Photo: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee)

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CAPTION: Sochi, RUSSIA - Mar 4 2014 - Robbi Weldon and Brian McKeever from Canada's para-Nordic team arrives prior to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Russia. (Photo: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee)

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CAPTION: Sochi, RUSSIA - Mar 4 2014 - Robbi Weldon and Brian McKeever from Canada's para-Nordic team arrives prior to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Russia. (Photo: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee)

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CAPTION: Sochi, RUSSIA - Mar 4 2014 - Graham Nishikawa from Canada's para-Nordic team arrives prior to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Russia. (Photo: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee)

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CAPTION: Sochi, RUSSIA - Mar 4 2014 - Mark Arendz from Canada's para-Nordic team arrives prior to Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Russia. (Photo: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee)

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CAPTION: Sochi, RUSSIA - Mar 4 2014 - Brian McKeever from Canada's Nordic team arrives prior to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Russia. (Photo: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee)

PHOTOGRAPHY: Media are invited to visit photos.paralympic.ca and create an account to be able to download high-resolution photos of Canadian Paralympic athletes at any time, at no cost. It is recommended to do this now, to ensure immediate delivery of photos during Games time.

For full information about Team Canada at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games, please visit paralympic.ca/team-canada.

SOURCE Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC)

For further information:

Chris Dornan
Media attaché, para-Nordic skiing and biathlon
Tel: 403-620-8731 (arriving in Sochi March 6)
Chris.Dornan@ownthepodium.org

Alison Korn
Press Chief and para-snowboard media attaché
SOCHI Cell: 011-7-938-454-3162
akorn@paralympic.ca

Martin Richard
Executive Director, Communications & Marketing
Canadian Paralympic Committee
SOCHI cell: 011-7-938-454-3179
mrichard@paralympic.ca

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