Zak Madell’s golden trip to the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games has gotten even brighter. Today, the Canadian Paralympic Committee announced that he has been selected as Canada’s flag bearer at the closing ceremony.
“We are so thrilled for our Zak,” said Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association CEO Cathy Cadieux. “He’s only 21 and he’s already showed such poise and composure under pressure. His future is so bright.”