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Bo Hedges at the 2012 Paralympic Games.
Bo Hedges at the 2012 Paralympic Games.Wheelchair Basketball Canada

Bo Hedges’ team inducted into Wheelchair Basketball Canada Hall of Fame

Bo Hedges and his gold medal winning Team Canada London 2012 Paralympic Wheelchair Basketball Team were inducted into the Wheelchair Basketball Canada Hall of Fame this weekend, capping of an incredible year for the Wonowon-born athlete.

The team went undefeated through eight games to take home its third gold medal in the past four Paralympic Games.

Hedges received the honour at Wheelchair Basketball Canada’s 2013 annual awards banquet on Saturday in Montreal, QC, during the 2013 Canadian Wheelchair Basketball League Open Championship.

Teammate Patrick Anderson was also honoured as Male Athlete of the Year for “posting the best offensive numbers of his career” during his 2012 Paralympic gold medal run.