2017-18 National Para Hockey Team

Adam Dixon
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Position
Defence
Date of Birth
08-13-1989
HT/WT
5'9 / 176
Shoots
R
Hometown
Midland, Ont.
Teams
2018 National Sledge Team Training Camp - Canada
2017 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada
2017-18 NPT Series vs. KOR - Canada
2017-18 National Sledge Team Selection Camp - Canada White
2017 IPC World Para Hockey Championship - Canada
2017 International Para Hockey Tournament - Canada
2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada
2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada
2015 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada
2013 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2017 International Para Hockey Tournament in Turin, Italy … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Charlottetown, P.E.I. … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Bridgewater, N.S. … Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2015 International Ice Sledge Hockey Tournament in Turin, Italy … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2015 IPC Sledge Hockey World Championship in Buffalo, N.Y. … Played in a three-game series vs. the United States in March 2015 in Indian Trail, N.C. … Won a bronze medal with Canada at the 2015 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Leduc, Alta. … Won a bronze medal with Canada at the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games in Sochi, Russia … Played in a three-game series vs. the United States in January 2014 in Indian Trail, N.C. … Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2013 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Toronto, Ont. … Won a gold medal with Canada at the Four Nations Tournament in Sochi, Russia …Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2013 IPC Sledge Hockey World Championship in Goyang, Korea … Played in a three-game series vs. the United States in February 2013 in Rockland, Ont. … Played in a three-game series vs. Norway in January 2013 in La Baie, Que. … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2012 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Calgary, Alta. … Won a bronze medal with Canada at the 2012 IPC Sledge Hockey World Championship in Hamar, Norway … Played in a three-game series vs. the United States in February 2012 in Amherst, N.Y. … Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2012 Japan Four Nations Tournament in Nagano, Japan … Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2011 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Calgary, Alta. … Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2011 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in London, Ont. … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2011 Japan Para Ice Sledge Hockey Championship in Nagano, Japan … Played in a three-game series vs. the United States and Japan in November 2010 in Rochester, N.Y. … Played in a three-game series vs. the United States in October 2010 in Toronto, Ont. … Played in the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver, B.C., finishing fourth … Played in a three-game series vs. Korea in January 2010 in Surrey, B.C. … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2009 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Charlottetown, P.E.I. … Played in a two-game series vs. the United States in October 2009 in Rochester, N.Y. … Played in a two-game series vs. the United States in September 2009 in Toronto, Ont. … Helped Canada win bronze at the 2009 IPC Sledge Hockey World Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic … Played in a two-game series vs. the United States in March 2009 in Buffalo and Rochester, N.Y. … Helped Canada win gold at the 2009 Hockey Canada Cup in Vancouver, B.C. … Helped Canada win the gold at the 2009 4 Nations Tournament in Nagano, Japan … Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2008 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Charlottetown, P.E.I. … Has played for Canada at one Paralympic Winter Games (2010) and four IPC Sledge Hockey World Championships (2008, 2009, 2012, 2013), … Has won two world championship gold medals (2008, 2013) … Has been a member of Canada’s National Sledge Team since 2006

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Began playing sledge hockey with the Elmvale Bears in 2000

PERSONAL

Was diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma at age 10 and had surgery to remove his right tibia and replace it with a donor bone, metal plate and eight screws … Participated in a student exchange to Igloolik, Nunavut during high school … Appeared in a five-part documentary on children surviving cancer – Cancer Kids: Fighting and Winning – in 2004 … Favourite NHL team: Montreal Canadiens … Has one sister, Karina

Statistics

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A
PIM
2
1
0
1
0

Tournament Game Log

Date
P
G
A
PIM
Feb 10, 2018
0
0
0
0
Feb 08, 2018
1
0
1
0

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2018 National Sledge Team Training Camp
5
4
2
2
8
2017 World Sledge Hockey Challenge
25
30
11
19
18
2017-18 National Sledge Team Selection Camp
4
1
0
1
6
5
7
4
3
4
2017 IPC World Para Hockey Championship
7
18
4
14
8
2017 International Para Hockey Tournament
5
12
7
5
6