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Video: Para athlete fights cancer three times

Ella Benn lost her lower leg to cancer at age 10. She became a para swimming champion. But then the cancer returned not once but twice.

Video: Canterbury’s Powerchair football team bolts ahead

Luke Alderton is not letting his spinal injury slow him down. He is studying law at Canterbury University and is captain of the Canterbury Bolts powerchair football team.

Video: Canterbury’s para cyclists tackle the Port Hills

There are about 15 para cyclists in Canterbury and CTV headed along with a group as they tackled part of the Port Hills for the first time. 

Video: Canterbury teen para athlete Montana Brown’s rise to record-breaking success

Canterbury para-athlete Montana Brown, 15, was named the most promising athlete at the Halberg Games 2018. CTV caught up with the Cashmere High School student to find out more about the determined young teen. 

Video: Hadleigh Pierson, the man behind Canterbury’s para athletes

He's competed at two Paralympics, now Parafed's Hadleigh Pierson is making sure more Canterbury athletes hit the national and international stage. 

Our People: Teen para swimmer Celyn Edwards

He may be national record-holder in 23 para-swimming events but 17-year-old Ceyln Edwards is determined not to stop there.