Friday, November 28, 2014
Worldwide Leader in Sports News
for the Deaf Community
  • HS Volleyball


    Press conference call to launch the official countdown to a

    major international sporting event coming to Toronto


    TORONTO – June 30, 2010 - A press conference and unveiling ceremony will be held on the 15th of July 2010 at the Varsity Center in the University of Toronto to launch the official countdown to the 2012 World Deaf Athletics Championships (WDAC).

    The 2012 WDAC will take place at site of the press conference and unveiling ceremony from the 15th to the 21st of July 2012, where 700 high-performance deaf athletes from 60 countries are expected to participate.

    The Host Committee of the 2012 WDAC is enthusiastic about this event and is working hard on its development. They are working closely with the City of Toronto, Tourism Toronto, the University of Toronto, the Canadian Deaf Sports Association and the Ontario Deaf Sports Association.

    The 2012 WDAC is not just an international athletic competition, but also a celebration of a very diverse Global Deaf Community as individuals of various backgrounds from all across North America and around the world unites in Toronto in 2012. It will be a unique opportunity, for both hearing and deaf people alike, to have a better understanding of each other and develop new friendships. Toronto has one of the most culturally diverse Deaf communities in the world, making it a perfect place to host such a significant event in many respects.

    We would like to invite you to our press conference and unveiling ceremony on the 15th of July 2010 to learn more about this event and to join us celebrating the official launch of the countdown to the 2012 World Deaf Athletic Championship!

    Press conference details:

    Date:  July 15, 2010

    Time: 10 AM

    Location: University of Toronto - The Varsity Centre

     299 Bloor St. West 
    Toronto, Ontario M5S 1W2

    Refreshments will be served‎  

    For further information, contact:

    Ms. Jamila Ross,

    2012 WDAC Director of Media Relations


    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


    Girardet wins Cross Country event
    The last mountain bike event, Cross Country went smoothly on a summer day. Canadian Jess Tremblay won a second bronze medal front of a home


    Stabbing at World Deaf Futsal Championship
    After the 2011 World Deaf Futsal Championship awards ceremony, a male victim was attacked with a cut to the throat. At this time, we do not have much


    2012 WDAC Results for 21.7.12
    Results of the final day of competition at the 2012 World Deaf Athletics Championships in Toronto, Canada on Saturday, July 21, 2012. 110m Hurdles Me


    Melbourne City wins Asia Pacific Cup
    Melbourne City of Australia captured the first ever Asia Pacific Cup championship by defeating Taipei Deaf Sports Club, 64-61. The 1st Asia Pacific Cu


    World Deaf Badminton Championship Results 10/29-11/2
    World Deaf Badminton Championship Results October 29, 2011 October 30, 2011 October 31, 2011 November 1, 2011 November 2, 2011