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Handikappidrott, Sverige (3 news)

 

 

On Track Piraten favorittippad när Olympiatravet drar igång

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  MyNewsdesk - 2016-04-01 14:16

Pressmeddelande CEST På lördag går startskottet för årets storloppssäsong, det är premiär för Olympiatravet.

229 miljoner till olympier och paralympier genom Olympiatravet.... Samarbetet är ett av Sveriges äldsta och totalt har Olympiatravet genererat 229 miljoner till Sveriges olympier och paralympier. -... Sedan 1995 stöttar ATG även Parasport Sverige och 2007 utökades stödet då man gick in som huvudsponsor åt Lag Paralympics...

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Landslagsgrabb till Västers BTK

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  Motala & Vadstena Tidning - 2016-04-01 10:49

Västers BTK fortsätter att förstärka sitt parapingislag. Nyuttagne landslagsspelaren Daniel Gustavsson från Hultsfred har valt Motalaklubben. Det här är den bästa paraklubben som finns att spela i, väldigt bra träningar.

Gustavsson är nu beredd att göra en parapingissatsning, men mål som EM, VM och så småningom Paralympics i Tokyo 2020.

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Jeffrey Ige: Nu är det tuffare i toppen

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  Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet - 2016-04-01 10:33

Friidrott: Missa inte Rio-aktuelle kulstötaren Jeffrey Ige i morgondagens V75 Direkt. I London 2012 blev det ett Paralympics-silver i kulstötning. Nu hoppas Jeffrey Ige kunna upprepa succén i Rio.

I London 2012 blev det ett Paralympics-silver i kulstötning.

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Hannah Cockroft: Paralympian eyeing golden treble in Rio

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  Yorkshire Evening Post - 2016-04-02 08:25

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Hannah Cockroft: Paralympian eyeing golden treble in Rio.

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Local community things to know and do for the San Gabriel Valley for April 2, 2016

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  SGV Tribune - 2016-04-02 08:01

El Monte 1970s immigration raids to be discussed Adam Goodman, postdoctoral scholar at USC, will discuss the history of immigration raids and migrant resistance at the Sbicca shoe factory from 2 to 4 p.m.

WALNUT Disability Athletics Faire to be held today Mt.... San Antonio College is hosting its first Disability Athletics Faire from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. today.

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Ahead Rio Olympics: Brazil sports minister steps down

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  Latest Nigerian News.com - 2016-04-02 07:14

George Hilton has officially resigned as Brazil's Sports Minister less than 130 days before the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.insidethegames had reported last week that he was on the verge of quitting.

George Hilton has officially resigned as Brazil's Sports Minister less than 130 days before the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.insidethegames had reported last week that he was on the verge of quitting.Hilton has been temporarily

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Why This Could Be The Year Shuster Leads Men’s Curling Back To World Podium

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  Noodls - 2016-04-02 06:08

United States Olympic Committee (via noodls) / Why This Could Be The Year Shuster Leads Men’s Curling Back To World Podium Print By Stuart Lieberman | April 01, 2016, 8:50 p.m.

Stuart Lieberman covered Paralympic sports for three years at the International Paralympic Committee, including at the London 2012 and Sochi 2014 Games.

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United States and Canada to face off in Pan Pacific gold medal final at HARBORCENTER

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  Niagara-Wheatfield Tribune - 2016-04-02 05:01

Fri, Apr 1st 2016 10:25 pm The United States National Sled Hockey Team will face off against Team Canada at 5 p.m. Saturday (April 2) in the gold medal final of the 2016 Ice Sledge Hockey Pan Pacific Championships.

Complete information is available on the tournament's website: www.paralympic.org/Buffalo-2.

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Canada Holds On Against Great Britain, Netherlands Undefeated at Toronto Challenge

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  Noodls - 2016-04-02 04:51

Wheelchair Basketball Canada (via noodls) / (Toronto, Ont.

Canada is the reigning world champion and the top-ranked team heading into the Paralympic Games.... The team captured three consecutive Paralympic gold medals in 1992, 1996, and 2000, and bronze in 2004.... Wheelchair basketball is a fast-paced, hard-hitting, competitive sport in which Canada is held in high esteem around the world for winning a combined six gold, one silver, and one bronze medal in the last six Paralympic...

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New Zealand's best find form, but will criteria stack up at Rio Olympics?

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  stuff.co.nz - 2016-04-02 03:55

New Zealand's best swimmers have ensured a larger than expected team is likely to head to the Rio Olympics. However, it appears most could be struggling to meet the selection criteria demands come Games time.

There are no such performance concerns over the standard of New Zealand's Paralympic swimmers, with Sophie Pascoe, Mary Fisher and Nikita Howarth leading the way for this year's event in Rio with world-class performances at the national champs.Ian

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USA tops South Korea 8-0

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  WKBW News 7 - 2016-04-02 03:39

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - USA sled hockey will get its chance at redemption against Canada. The United States beat South Korea 8-0 on Friday in the Pan-Pacific Championships at HARBORCENTER.

Additionally, the game will be streamed live at paralympic.org/buffalo-2016 .

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This special athlete has his eye on gold

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  Times of India - 2016-04-02 03:16

Ludhiana: For Gurvir Singh, vision impairment is no deterrent for someone who wants to live life to the hilt. The 30-year-old athlete won the bronze medal in the National Paralympic Games held in Panchkula from March 26 to March 30.

The 30-year-old athlete won the bronze medal in the National Paralympic Games held in Panchkula from March 26 to March 30.He dashed to victory in the in 100 meter and 2,000 meter race.... Gurbir, who won the silver medal in the 400-meter race in the 2015 National Paralympics...

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OPINION: Golden Girl Jacqueline Freney we salute you

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  Lismore Northern Star - 2016-04-02 03:15

I’VE had the honour of covering two Olympic Games as a journalist and witnessed some amazing moments in sport.

But I couldn’t have been prouder of a single sporting achievement as I was of local swimmer Jacqueline Freney’s sublime efforts at the London Paralympics.... Jacqueline has decided to sit out the Rio Paralympics this year.... Remember, most Olympic and Paralympic...

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Kate’s never second fiddle

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  Byron Shire News - 2016-04-02 02:07

KATE Doughty has never been one to let life's obstacles stand in her way, even one as significant as hers.

The inspirational 32-year-old is now on the verge of being chosen to represent Australia at the Paralympics in Rio in September in paratriathlon, incredibly just 18 months after taking up the sport.... She eventually designed a system of loops that would wrap around her wrist and on she went … all the way to victory at the 2005 Australian Nationals, then contesting the 2008 Paralympic...

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Threshold Festival 2016

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  Liverpool Echo - 2016-04-02 01:35

22:45, 1 Apr 2016 Jade Wright All the best music and art from Friday at the festival here

Rising star Sophia Ben Yousef joined the line up after being named LIMF's One To Watch, alongside Kirkdale teenage troubadour Dominic Dunn, who has appeared at Liverpool Sound City, LIMF and the Paralympics, as well as hosting his own music

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How Running Changed Mikey Brannigan’s Life With Autism

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  Noodls - 2016-04-02 01:13

United States Olympic Committee (via noodls) / How Running Changed Mikey Brannigan’s Life With Autism Print By Doug Williams | April 01, 2016, 4:32 p.m.

Now, on World Autism Day 2016, Brannigan, 19, is a top Paralympic runner in the 1,500 and 5,000 meters and is a hopeful for the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this September.... In June at the U.S. Paralympics Track & Field National Championships...

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HM The Queen is turning 90

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  Lincolnshire in Focus - 2016-04-02 00:35

There are many events across April, May and June this year to celebrate The Queen’s 90th birthday.

She has participated in many events over the years, including the opening of the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal and the 2012 Summer Olympics and Paralympics in London, this makes her the first head of state to open two Olympic Games in two

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Rik Waddon: Overcoming disability to succeed

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  Inside The Games - 2016-04-02 00:04

Emily Goddard Tuesday, 19 March 2013 After the success of both the Paralympic and Olympic Games in 2012, my life has changed quite dramatically. The profile of the Games and the interviews and appearances afterwards have led to myself and other Paralympic athletes being more widely recognised than ever before.

Emily Goddard Tuesday, 19 March 2013 After the success of both the Paralympic and Olympic Games in 2012, my life has changed quite dramatically.... The profile of the Games and the interviews and appearances afterwards have led to myself and other Paralympic athletes being more widely recognised than ever before.Paralympic...

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Charlie Buckingham (Laser) Wins Selection to Rio 2016 U.S. Olympic Sailing Team

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  US Sailing - 2016-04-02 00:01

Pictured: Charlie Buckingham (Newport Beach, Calif.), Laser, U.S. Olympic Sailing Team. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2016 Charlie Buckingham, Laser Palma de Mallorca, Spain. – Laser athlete Charlie Buckingham (Newport Beach, Calif.

The top boats in each Olympic and Paralympic class are selected annually to be members of the US Sailing Team Sperry.

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Liberal cabinet minister to award medals at Women’s World Hockey Championship

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  Kamloops This Week - 2016-04-01 23:52

Members of the public can meet Carla Qualtrough, minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, at a reception Monday at Hotel 540, It begins at 4:30 p.m.

Qualtrough has also served as president of the Canadian Paralympic Committee and chairwoman of the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada.... As a swimmer, she won three Paralympic and four world championship medals.Kamloops This Week.

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Team Canada set to choose Olympic swim team at April trials

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  Toronto Star Online - 2016-04-01 23:40

Fewer than 30 swimmers likely will get to go, so the hopefuls need to produce world-class times as well as podium finishes at the April 5-10 trials.

Paralympic Team This week’s competition is also Canada’s Paralympic swim trials for Rio.

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UTA’s Lady Movin’ Mavs win first national title

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  Star-Telegram - 2016-04-01 23:22

ARLINGTON UT UT Arlington’s Movin’ Mavs have long been a power in collegiate wheelchair basketball. Now the much newer Lady Movin’ Mavs have a banner of their own.

Paralympian and the 2015-16 NWBA Collegiate Player of the Year, led the way with 35 points, nine rebounds and seven assists. “We’re bringing this title and trophy back to UTA and dedicating it to the late, great coach Jim Hayes, who passed about

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US Olympic legends believe Rio 2016 will inspire golf to new heights

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  The Sports Campus - 2016-04-01 22:45

Some of the United States greatest ever Olympians believe golf’s return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 is an inspiring, game changing moment for the sport globally even if those within the sport don’t know it yet.

Yet the refreshingly positive stance taken by some of the most decorated Olympians in living history who have amassed 11 Olympic Golds and 12 Paralympic gold medals between them, is a powerful indicator of the potential the game has to reach new

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Paralympic swimming star pulls out of Rio Games

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  Lismore Northern Star - 2016-04-01 22:05

PARALYMPIC swimming star Jacqueline Freney has pulled out of the Rio Games later this year. The eight-time gold medal winner from the London Paralympics is battling a mystery medical problem.

Paralympic swimming star pulls out of Rio Games.... PARALYMPIC swimming star Jacqueline Freney has pulled out of the Rio Games later this year.... The eight-time gold medal winner from the London Paralympics is battling a mystery medical problem.After a...

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Young guns going for gold in Palma medal races

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 21:39

RYA - Royal Yachting Association (via noodls) / Rising British talents Tom Squires and Amy Seabright-Anna Carpenter will be in the hunt for gold in the Princess Sofia Trophy medal races on Saturday (2 April).

leaders. The Podium Potential squad sailors are among eight British Sailing Team crews to have qualified for the Palma medal races, with Helena Lucas also in final day action in the 2.4mR Paralympic event.... With no racing for the 2.4mR fleet on Friday, Helena Lucas will come out hungry in Saturday's final two races in the Paralympic...

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Charlotte Checkers’ brawler fights for school literacy

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  Charlotte Observer - 2016-04-01 21:34

“Is your nose broken?” The boy, a 12-year-old, asked the question with a mix of fascination with admiration. He was clearly impressed that a grown man would address a middle school book club looking like he’d been in a fist fight.

Sixty boys are reading “We Should Hang Out Sometime” by Paralympic ski racer Josh Sundquist. “Kyle Hagel has definitely made reading look cooler,” says book club member Dominic Redmon, 12, a seventh grader. “I see why he’s coming here to

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Name of the Gym in 360 Sport & Fitness Announced

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  University of Birmingham - 2016-04-01 21:23

The votes are in and alumni and supporters of the University have chosen to name the gym in 360 Sport & Fitness after alumna and four-time World Ironman Champion, Chrissie Wellington!

Chrissie was up against local girl and Paralympian swimmer, Ellie Simmonds and former England and Warwickshire fast bowler, Gladstone Small.

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Athletics: Robinson ends season with records, gold medal

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  Otago Daily Times - 2016-04-01 20:50

Holly Robinson. Holly Robinson has finished a busy season in the best possible way. The Otago athlete extended her own national and Oceania para javelin records at the Australian track and field championships in Sydney on Thursday.

It also doubled as an A qualifier for the Rio Paralympics later this year.... Thursday's gold medal was the perfect way to finish the season for Robinson, who also won bronze in the women's F46 javelin at the International Paralympic Committee world...

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Flight bookings surge for Rio Olympics

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  STAN Scottish Travel Agent News - 2016-04-01 20:31

April 01 2016 According to a study produced for the Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau, flight bookings to Rio have risen dramatically for the Olympic games - 322% ahead of where they were at the same time last year, with the largest number of sports fans coming from the US and Argentina.

Overnight stays ‘on the book' are currently 208% ahead for the Olympic and Paralympic Games period.

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Graeme Murray launches plans for 2017 summer sport camp for kids with disabilities

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  Muskoka Today - 2016-04-01 20:12

GRAVENHURST — Gravenhurst native and resident Graeme Murray — a former ational and word Paralympic sledge hockey gold medalist — has officially

GRAVENHURST — Gravenhurst native and resident Graeme Murray — a former ational and word Paralympic sledge hockey gold medalist — has officially. ...introduced ccomplish Today Fund for Sport — a not-for-profit organization that aims to raise

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Windies Women get mental boost to face Pakistan

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  West Indies Cricket Board - 2016-04-01 19:46

Kingstown, St Vincent– The WICB has engaged Sports Performance Psychologist Jocelyne Brooks to work with the West Indies Women’s Team during their preparatory camp in St Vincent prior to their series against Pakistan.

Brooks also works on the ECB Level IV Elite Coach Education programme, and served as Sports Psychology Consultant to the British Equestrian Team at the Athens and Beijing Olympics and Paralympics.

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Tricia Smith Appointed to IOC Medical and Scientific Commission

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 19:36

Canadian Olympic Committee (via noodls) / Friday, April 1, 2016 - TORONTO - On Thursday, it was announced that Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) President Tricia Smith has been appointed to the IOC Medical and Scientific Commission.

Paralympic medallist, Todd Nicholson; IOC Member, Richard Pound; two-time Olympian, Sylvia Sweeney; Canadian sports official, Adham Sharara; COC Board Member, Walter Sieber; business leader, Ann Duffy; and Innsbruck 1976 silver medallist, Cathy

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Grants to help communities host sporting events

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 19:31

Government of British Columbia (via noodls) / VICTORIA - Communities throughout British Columbia will once again benefit from Provincial funding made available through the Hosting BC grant program.

Learn More: viaSport is a not-for-profit organization created in 2011 as a legacy of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

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Meeting being held on Rose Park Pool fire

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  KULR 8 - 2016-04-01 19:25

Fire strikes local business Fire strikes local business Updated: Thursday, March 31 2016 6:21 PM EDT 2016-03-31 22:21:23 GMT Another fire struck a local business.

How former Paralympic skier got her start with Eagle Mount How former Paralympic skier got her start with Eagle Mount Updated:... Wednesday, March 30 2016 7:44 PM EDT 2016-03-30 23:44:36 GMT A former Paralympian skier who got her start at Eagle Mount,...

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More success for our Rio-bound swimmers at National Champs

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  ONE News - 2016-04-01 19:06

New Zealand Paralympics swimming star Sophie Pascoe is Rio-bound after slashing her own world record time by more than a second at the national champs in Auckland today.

New Zealand Paralympics swimming star Sophie Pascoe is Rio-bound after slashing her own world record time by more than a second at the national champs in Auckland today.01:41 Paralympics star Sophie Pascoe slashing her own world record by more than

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The Foster Grant Check-In: Make History with Women For Tri

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  Ironman.com - 2016-04-01 19:05

Women For Tri light up the night in Boulder, HOKA ONE ONE official running shoe of IRONMAN U.S., race previews, recaps and more from the world of IRONMAN.

Maclean is a legendary IRONMAN athlete, Olympian, and Paralympian, who knows how to keep fighting through any kind of adversity.  Mystery Box Madness The 2016 "ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE" Mystery Box is here and can be yours for just $25!

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Subido, Dino share top honors in Paralympic Games

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  NewsReality.com - 2016-04-01 19:04

MANILA, Philippines - National athletes Ronald Subido and Arman Dino led a slew of athletes who bagged multiple golds at the close of the fifth

Subido, Dino share top honors in Paralympic Games.

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Premier Sport teams up with the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust in run-up to Rio

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  British Franchise Association - 2016-04-01 19:00

Premier Sport is teaming up with the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust to provide inspirational athlete visits to over 10,000 UK primary school children in the run-up to this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio, and beyond.

Olympians, Paralympians and top athletes, all of which have experienced the highs and lows of world-class competition.

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NATO Fast Facts

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  WXOK-AM - 2016-04-01 18:37

(CNN) – Here’s a look at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.

August 10, 2004 – NATO Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) begin patrolling Greek airspace prior to the Olympic and Paralympic games.

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A wheelchair never stopped Freda Creba

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  Timaru Herald - 2016-04-01 18:33

Fred Creba with the trophy he was most proud of - the South Best Bench cup – a pound-for-pound competition won against able bodied athletes. ? The South Canterbury Sportsperson of the Year award turns 50 this year.

Creba won it two years in a row as a disabled athlete competing against able-bodied athletes.

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Canoe Kayak Canada partners with StayBillety

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 18:31

CKC - CanoeKayak Canada (via noodls) / OTTAWA, ON (April 1, 2016) - Canoe Kayak Canada is pleased to announce a partnership with StayBillety as an Official Accommodations Supplier.

Elite National Team athletes proudly represent Canada at various competitions around the globe - most notably the Olympic Games, Paralympic Games, Pan American Games, ICF World Cups as well as Junior, Under 23 and Senior World Championships. -30-

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2016 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship starts Monday in Regina

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 18:21

Canadian Curling Association (via noodls) / The 13th Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship gets underway Monday, April 4, in the Callie Curling Club at Regina.

Manitoba's Dennis Thiessen won gold with Team Canada at the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi.... (Photo, Canadian Paralympic Committee) Thiessen, who won a gold medal when playing second for Team Canada (skip Jim Armstrong) in the 2014 Paralympic Winter...

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Watch Amy Purdy Find Her 'Angelic' Wedding Gown on Say Yes to the Dress

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  People - 2016-04-01 18:19

04 / 01 / 2016 at 11:59 AM ET Amy Purdy is a Paralympic snowboarder and was the runner-up on Dancing with the Stars , but one of her biggest challenges in life was picking out her perfect wedding dress.

04 / 01 / 2016 at 11:59 AM ET Amy Purdy is a Paralympic snowboarder and was the runner-up on Dancing with the Stars , but one of her biggest challenges in life was picking out her perfect wedding dress.She’s featured in the latest episode of Say

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Detailed guide: Stay Ahead of the Games

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  Government UK - 2016-04-01 18:16

The 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place in Rio de Janeiro in August and September 2016. This page has useful information and tips for British nationals planning to travel to Brazil.

The 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place in Rio de Janeiro in August and September 2016.... The Paralympic Games will take place between 7-18 September 2016.... Venues The majority of Olympic and Paralympic events will take place across four...

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Sailor Marion Lepert Qualifies For First Olympic Team

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 18:08

United States Olympic Committee (via noodls) / Print By Craig Bohnert | April 01, 2016, 11:05 a.m.

The United States will field a full team in Rio as it has qualified to compete in all 10 Olympic classes, as well as the three Paralympic classes.

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Gold rush for Dino, Subido

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  Journal Online - 2016-04-01 17:35

NATIONAL athletes Ronald Subido and Arman Dino led a slew of athletes who bagged multiple golds at the close  of the 5th PSC-PHILSPADA National Paralympic Games at the Marikina Sports Center yesterday.

NATIONAL athletes Ronald Subido and Arman Dino led a slew of athletes who bagged multiple golds at the close  of the 5th PSC-PHILSPADA National Paralympic Games at the Marikina Sports Center yesterday.After ruling the men’s S9  400-meter

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Team Army set to excel at 2016 Department of Defense Warrior Games

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  United States Army - 2016-04-01 17:27

) -- The U.S. Army Warrior Transition Command (WTC) selected the 40 wounded, ill and injured Soldiers and veterans and five alternates representing Team Army at the 2016 DOD Warrior Games.

Shawn "Bubba" Vosburg, El Paso, Texas Wounded, ill and injured service members compete in archery, cycling, field, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and wheelchair basketball in this Paralympic-style competition.

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Rio 2016 places up for grabs at European Para-Archery Championships in Saint-Jean-de-Monts

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  Insidethegames.biz - 2016-04-01 17:27

The European Para-Archery Championships are set to begin tomorrow in Saint-Jean-de-Monts, where nine Rio 2016 Paralympic places will be available.

The European Para-Archery Championships are set to begin tomorrow in Saint-Jean-de-Monts, where nine Rio 2016 Paralympic places will be available.The nine-day event will see 145 Para-archers from 24 nations compete for European titles in the seaside

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Street dancers selected to perform at Rio 2016 Opening and Closing Ceremonies

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  Insidethegames.biz - 2016-04-01 17:22

Rio 2016 have added a vast array of street dancers to the list of performers for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies for this summer’s Olympic Games, it has been announced.

Rio 2016 are continuing with their hunt for more than 1,600 artistic and sporting performers, who are set to entertain crowds at competition venues during the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Cedric Dubler delivers decathlon dream at Australian Athletics Championships

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  The Runner's Tribe - 2016-04-01 17:06

Cedric Dubler (Qld) is the toast of the athletics world after a stunning performance to win the men’s decathlon at the Australian Athletics Championships and ensure his automatic nomination for selection to the Australian Olympic Team.

Photo by Ewa Facioni –   All of Torita Isaac (Qld, T48 cerebral palsy 400m), Deon Kenzie (Tas, T38 cerebral palsy 800m) and Michael Roeger (SA, T46 arm amputee 1500m) achieved Rio 2016 ‘A’ Standard results for the Paralympic Games. –  

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Russian men and women secure final volleyball qualification spots for Rio

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  Inside The Games - 2016-04-01 16:49

...2016 Paralympics.
Nick Butler Wednesday, 23 March 2016 Russia's men and women each secured the final qualification berth for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games after respective victories at the 2016 World ParaVolley Intercontinental in Anji, China.

Russian men and women secure final volleyball qualification spots for Rio. ...2016 Paralympics.Nick Butler Wednesday, 23 March 2016 Russia's men and women each secured the final qualification berth for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games after respective

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FREE Road to Rio Fitness Challenge Gets Children Active Daily

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  Total Franchise - 2016-04-01 16:39

The Golden Mile in partnership with Premier Sport have launched a FREE virtual Road to Rio Challenge that sees schools race from one continent to

"2016 is such an exciting year with Brazil hosting the Olympic and Paralympic games.

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Departure Of Super Dave Will Be Felt On And Off Ice

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  Falmouth Enterprise - 2016-04-01 16:34

The accolades and stories were flowing March 20 at the Cape Cod Curling Club during the official send-off for Dave Palmer of Mashpee, the almost-legendary wheelchair curler who is on his way to a new life in Florida.

Sochi, Russia. In 2014 he was back in Sochi, this time as the vice skip on Team USA in the Paralympic Games.

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Cristiano Ronaldo's sister to sing at Opening Ceremony of IPC Swimming European Open Championships

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  Insidethegames.biz - 2016-04-01 16:34

The sister of football star Cristiano Ronaldo will sing the Portuguese national anthem at the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming European Open Championships in Madeira’s capital Funchal, it has been announced.

The sister of football star Cristiano Ronaldo will sing the Portuguese national anthem at the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming European Open Championships in Madeira’s capital Funchal, it has been

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World's first 'cyborg olympics' aims to help millions with physical disabilities

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  Mother Nature Network - 2016-04-01 16:22

While something nicknamed "the cyborg olympics" sounds right at home in a science fiction yarn, the reality has everything to do with advancing research and development to help those with physical disabilities.

and Paralympic Games, Switzerland will host the world's first Cybathlon .... While the Paralympics ban motorized equipment, the Cybathlon embraces them; giving competitors challenges that, as Eliza Strickland of Spectrum IEEE so beautifully describes,...

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Plymouth's Tom Daley convinced he will claim Olympic medal...

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  Plymouth Herald - 2016-04-01 16:16

TOM Daley may only have been diving alongside 10m synchro partner Dan Goodfellow for five months, but he is convinced the pair are already on course for an Olympic medal this summer.

Tickets for the European Aquatics Championships – the biggest event to be held at the London Aquatics Centre since the 2012 Olympic and Paralympics Games – from May 9-22 are now available here: euroaquatics2016.london.

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Sens' fans feel slighted by Doughty's dominance over Karlsson in poll

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  MSN Canada - 2016-04-01 15:19

Items that may grow up to be columns, Vol.

Ditto Gary Kingston, who takes with him an encyclopedic knowledge of amateur sports, amazing versatility, great reporting skills and a lovely way with words that has edified a couple of generations of Olympic and Paralympic athletes — and every

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Switch from road to track a tough call for cyclist Rik

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  itv.com - 2016-04-01 15:01

The countdown is on to the Rio Paralympics which take place in September. One man hoping to be there representing Great Britain is Chorley cyclist Rik Waddon.

The countdown is on to the Rio Paralympics which take place in September.

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PM Abe wants Japan to be a “tourism-oriented developed country”

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  Primer.com.ph - 2016-04-01 14:58

HOME  >  Blog  >  PM Abe wants Japan to be a “tourism-oriented developed country” Sponsored link: Posted on 2016/04/01 Foreigners may find Japan to be a much easier place to get to if Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s plans will push through.

Other improvements are also targeted at preparing the country for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Flashback for April 2016

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  ShootOnline - 2016-04-01 14:54

Jill Applebaum, former creative director at Y&R/Brandbuzz, has joined Draftfcb New York as sr. VP/group creative director. At her new roost, Applebaum will helm creative efforts for key accounts including Oreo and Gevalia.

quadriplegic rugby players who go on to compete in the Paralympic Games in Athens--has joined the roster of Little Minx for spot representation.,,,Stink, London, and DDB London topped the 2006 British Television Advertising Awards, being named,

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Global TV ad spend to climb 3.1% driven by Olympics, US election

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  Digital TV Europe - 2016-04-01 14:37

TV will continue to take the biggest share of the global ad market in 2016, with spend expected to grow by 3.1% this year driven by the Olympic Games and US elections, according to new research.

Paralympics,” according to the report.

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VIDEO: Adlington wants to see Walker-Hebborn in confident mindset

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  Bury Free Press - 2016-04-01 14:34

CONFIDENCE: Chris Walker-Hebborn must show confidence this year, says Britains Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington

the biggest event to be held at the London Aquatics Centre since the 2012 Olympic and Paralympics Games – from May 9-22 are now available here: www.euroaquatics2016.london 178659 13601 25018 16378 108653 text/html;charset=utf-8.

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BHA introduces penalty changes for careless and improper riding offences

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  SportsNews Ireland - 2016-04-01 14:29

Home / Racing / Racing: Irish Interest / BHA introduces penalty changes for careless and improper riding offences By Breandán Ó hUallacháin

Olympics2016 OCS Ireland continue sponsorship of Irish Paralympic Team There were big celebrations at OCS Group Ireland headquarters in Dublin on...

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Investigation at GAA club as £100,000 missing

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  SportsNews Ireland - 2016-04-01 14:29

Home / GAA / Investigation at GAA club as £100,000 missing By SportsNewsIRELAND Staff Updated: April 1, 2016 All-Ireland club hurling finalists

Olympics2016 OCS Ireland continue sponsorship of Irish Paralympic Team There were big celebrations at OCS Group Ireland headquarters in Dublin on...

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USA Sled Hockey player balances humor with serious approach to game

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  WIVB - 2016-04-01 14:14

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) —  The U.S. National Sled Hockey team is back in Buffalo for the Pan Pacific Championship. It’s happening at HarborCenter this week. News 4 had a chance to speak with one of the players for Team USA.

National Team in 2009, they’ve won gold medals at the Paralympics in Vancouver and Sochi, plus three world championship titles.

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Day, Spieth, Scott, McIlroy set for Masters showdown

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 13:47

7:46 pm [embedded content] Tweet AUGUSTA, United States: World No.1 Jason Day, defending champion Jordan Spieth, form-finding Rory McIlroy and a host of past winners are converging on Augusta National with sights set on a champion’s green jacket.

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Ateneo, DLSU target twice-to-beat advantage

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 13:47

7:46 pm [embedded content] Tweet Defending champion Ateneo de Manila University and De La Salle University will be gunning for twice-to-beat

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Bulls rally to shock Rockets, boost playoff campaign

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 13:47

7:46 pm [embedded content] Tweet LOS ANGELES: The Chicago Bulls rallied from a 14-point third-quarter deficit to shock the Houston Rockets 103-100 on Thursday (Friday in Manila) and boost their NBA playoff hopes.

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Games’ village to become eco-community

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  The Japan News - 2016-04-01 13:37

The Yomiuri Shimbun The Tokyo metropolitan government has announced development plans about how the athletes’ village — scheduled to be located in the Harumi district of Tokyo’s Chuo Ward — will be utilized after the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Paralympic Games.According to the plans, the buildings containing athletes’ accommodations will be converted into condominiums for the general public.... Facilities necessary for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are scheduled to be built by December...

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David Weir column: If Eddie Izzard can do 27 marathons in 27 days, then I

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  London Evening Standard - 2016-04-01 13:29

...can do two in six.
David Weir Friday 1 April 2016 12:06 BST Weir competes in the men's 5000m T54 heats in Doha, Qatar Warren Little/Getty Images

The pregnancy means the baby will probably come while I'm out at the Paralympics in Rio — in fact, it's due the day before the marathon — which isn't the best planning!

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Channel 4 launches Watch Live on Android

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 13:24

Channel Four Television Corporation (via noodls) / Channel 4 today announced it has launched All 4's Watch Live feature on Android devices giving

The 2016 Grand National on 9 April; and the 2016 Paralympics in Rio this September.

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Wits honours student inspires graduands

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 13:21

University of the Witwatersrand (via noodls) / 1 April 2016 - Kemantha Govender Successful people fail, they fail mainly times and they fail quickly, says Doug Anderson, speaker at a Humanities graduation ceremony on 31 March 2016.

He was also a special contributor for television during the last couple of Paralympics.

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Nishikori faces Kyrgios in semis after narrow escape

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 13:14

7:02 pm [embedded content] Tweet Kei Nishikori AFP PHOTO MIAMI: Japan’s Kei Nishikori saved five match points to down Gael Monfils on

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Lascuna, Quiban hang tough with 71s

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 13:14

7:01 pm [embedded content] Tweet Justin Quiban (right) takes his turn on the eighth mound ahead of Tony Lascuña with the duo bracing for a shootout in today’s final round.

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Kelly, Banario eye comeback wins in ONE

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 13:14

7:00 pm [embedded content] Tweet Filipino mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters Eric “The Natural’ Kelly and Honorio “The Rock” Banario are both

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RPT-Olympics-Brands seek Rio gold in new advertising playing field

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  Reuters Africa - 2016-04-01 13:10

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Olympic Committee (USOC), seeking a waiver that will allow them to compete with official Games sponsors during the Olympics in August and the Paralympics in September. Others that have applied include Austrian energy drink maker

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Rio 2016 security chief resigns as corruption concerns grow over Olympic contracts

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  Insidethegames.biz - 2016-04-01 13:00

A request for an enquiry into all construction contracts associated with the Olympics and Paralympics has been filed by Rio de Janerio councillors as concerns grow over corruption linked to the Games.

A request for an enquiry into all construction contracts associated with the Olympics and Paralympics has been filed by Rio de Janerio councillors as concerns grow over corruption linked to the Games.This comes after the resignation of another key

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University of Reading quiz: test yourself with a different type of

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  Get Wokingham - 2016-04-01 12:53

...university challenge.
11:30, 1 Apr 2016 See how much you know about Reading's leading educational institution

UoR boasts a long list of esteemed alumni, which includes famous professors, paralympians, TV presenters and war poets and it has also been ranked as one of the best universities in the world.

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Messi, Ronaldo and company battle to be La Liga’s top dog

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 12:41

April 1, 2016 6:28 pm [embedded content] Tweet Cristiano Ronaldo AFP PHOTO MADRID: Saturday’s (Sunday in Manila) meeting between Barcelona and Real Madrid pits the two most expensive strike forces in history against one another.

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Tiny Guam the ‘Leicester of Asia’, says coach White

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 12:41

6:27 pm [embedded content] Tweet Guam football team coach Gary White gesturing prior to the start of the Asia Group D FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying football match between India and Guam at The Sree KanteeraVa Stadium in Bangalore.

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Tams, UP post wins in UAAP football tilt

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 12:41

6:27 pm [embedded content] Tweet Defending champion Far Eastern University (FEU) and University of the Philippines (UP) defeated their

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Minister to appeal Walus judgment

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  Weekly.co.za - 2016-04-01 12:38

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha (pictured below) has taken a decision to appeal the high court ruling granting Janusz Walus parole.

paralympian on his new conviction of murder be postponed to June.

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Oliver Wight hosts 3rd annual conference in Amsterdam

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  Cision Wire - 2016-04-01 12:34

06:31 EST Leading business transformation consultants, Oliver Wight, are hosting an exclusive conference on how to achieve business transformation through Integrated Business Planning on 11th and 12th April in Amsterdam.

The two-day event will include a Class A Awards Dinner with guest speaker, French Paralympic Biathlon champion, Anne Floriet, followed by a full day of informative workshops, insightful presentations and valuable networking sessions.

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Channel 4 now lets you watch live shows on Android devices

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  The Next Web - 2016-04-01 12:09

UK broadcaster Channel 4 is now letting Android owners watch shows directly from a smartphone or tablet as they’re broadcast on television, rather than needing to wait and watch it on catchup.

Core4 trial viewers, the Watch Live option is now available to all, just ahead of the Grand National, the channel’s first live Formula 1 broadcast and the Paralympics in Rio later this year.

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Rwanda: Sitting V-Ball Team Urged to Improve

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  AllAfrica.com - 2016-04-01 12:05

Rwanda women national sitting volleyball team has a lot to put in order before their dream debut at the 2016 summer Paralympic Games slated for September 8-17 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Rwanda women national sitting volleyball team has a lot to put in order before their dream debut at the 2016 summer Paralympic Games slated for September 8-17 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.Assistant Coach Jean Marie Nsegiyumva made the remarks yesterday

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Injury fails to slow down Minard's quest

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  Vernon Morning Star - 2016-04-01 11:39

Despite a severe shoulder injury suffered in training, Vernon’s Curt Minard persevered and won the Upper and Lower Limb Para Snowboard Cross Canadian championship in Quebec — image credit: heidi johnson photo C urt Minard didn’t travel east to lose.

His national championship also keeps him on pace for his ultimate goal: representing Canada at the 2018 Paralympics in Korea. “In the next year, I’ll be training in Argentina and Chile, and competing on the World Cup circuit,” said Minard.

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Vettel chastises qualifying F1 format anew

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 11:35

5:32 pm [embedded content] Tweet MANAMA: Formula One chiefs will hold further crisis talks to try and resolve the problems with the panned

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Rosberg uses Leicester as Bahrain inspiration

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 11:35

5:31 pm [embedded content] Tweet MANAMA: Nico Rosberg compared himself to English Premier League leaders Leicester City on Thursday (Friday in Manila) when asked to reflect on his winning start to the Formula One season.

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Braves newcomer Stubbs hopes to impress quickly

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 11:35

5:33 pm [embedded content] Tweet SARASOTA, Florida: Drew Stubbs was operating on two hours sleep, having flown from Phoenix through Salt Lake City on a redeye that landed in Orlando at about 5 a.m. Friday.

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Young Croatian ready for his NBA shot

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 11:35

5:34 pm [embedded content] Tweet JERUSALEM: In front of a rowdy crowd and with a top basketball executive from the United States watching the game, an absurdly tall 18-year-old from Croatia took shots at his future. They went in—several times.

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Jordan, Beckham are richest retirees in sport

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 11:35

5:33 pm [embedded content] Tweet NEW YORK: NBA legend Michael Jordan and English football superstar David Beckham are the world’s richest retired sports stars, according to a Forbes magazine study.

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Safety measures beefed up for Bahrain F1 race

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 11:35

5:32 pm [embedded content] Tweet Bahrain’s Formula One medical team has intensified its training following the dramatic crash at the Australian Grand Prix, the opening race this season.

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Success attracted LaFell to Cincinnati Bengals

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 11:35

5:33 pm [embedded content] Tweet Brandon LaFell didn’t need a comprehensive study of the playbook to know the Cincinnati Bengals were the right fit.

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PH-based racing team aiming for Le Mans

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  Manila Times - 2016-04-01 11:35

5:32 pm [embedded content] Tweet A racing team based in the Philippines will launch this year its bid for the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans, the most popular endurance race scheduled on June 19 to 20 at Le Mans, France.

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Latest - Newark and District Community Awards: Unsung heroes rewarded

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  Newark Advertiser - 2016-04-01 11:34

A ceremony at Newark Castle recognised the dedication, courage and commitment of the town’s unsung heroes. Jaguars Wheelchair Basketball Club won the Sports Award. Nine awards were presented at the Newark and District Community Awards.

The club has two members of the GB Paralympic men’s team and a GB under-22 captain.

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UFC’s Dana White tried to talk ‘obsessed’ Conor McGregor out of re-match with Nate Diaz

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  SportsNews Ireland - 2016-04-01 11:31

Home / UFC / UFC’s Dana White tried to talk ‘obsessed’ Conor McGregor out of re-match with Nate Diaz By SportsNewsIRELAND Staff Updated: April 1,

Olympics2016 OCS Ireland continue sponsorship of Irish Paralympic Team There were big celebrations at OCS Group Ireland headquarters in Dublin on...

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Top class field to line-up for British Duathlon Championships

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  Noodls - 2016-04-01 11:14

British Triathlon Association (via noodls) / Date Published: 01 April 2016 2015 ITU World Duathlon Champion, Emma Pallant is odds-on favourite to top the podium in the elite senior women's race.

Lunchtime will see Britain's best paratriathletes take to the sprint distance course, with the PT5 women's field headed up by Alison Patrick, who recently met the British Triathlon automatic qualification criteria for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

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Gold Coast 2018 selection standards set for Scottish athletes and swimmers

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  Insidethegames.biz - 2016-04-01 11:07

Scottish Swimming, Scottish Disability Sport and scottishathletics have become the first bodies to agree to selection standards for Gold Coast 2018 in conjunction with Commonwealth Games Scotland (CGS).

Para-athletes will need to finish in the top three at the 2017 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Championships in London.

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Grounded equestrian star fighting for a trip to compete in Rio

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  Brisbane Times - 2016-04-01 11:03

When riding a competition show horse, the use of your legs is helpful. Pivotal, in fact. A swift kick, a nudge with a knee or pressure through the feet are all useful ways of communicating with the half-tonne animal under the saddle.

Pivotal, in fact. A swift kick, a nudge with a knee or pressure through the feet are all useful ways of communicating with the half-tonne animal under the saddle.Emma Booth, 24, is hoping to represent Australia in the Paralympic...

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Hungary PMI falls to 51.7 in March

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  Budapest Business Journal - 2016-04-01 10:59

Hungary?s seasonally-adjusted Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) fell to 51.7 points in March from 54.

Mon, Mar. 2, 2015, 10:00 The Hungarian Olympic Committee’s general assembly on Friday announced intentions of a possible bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games and Paralympics, Hungarian news agency MTI reported.

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Tributes follow death of architect Zaha Hadid

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  Japan Times - 2016-04-01 10:49

The announcement of the death of internationally renowned Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid, whose works included the controversial original design

The announcement of the death of internationally renowned Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid, whose works included the controversial original design. ...for the main stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics — later scrapped by Prime

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Trackster Arman Dino, swimmer Ronald Subido haul golds in National Para Games

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  Spin.ph - 2016-04-01 10:41

Arman Dino swept the gold medals in T47 200m, 100m, and 400m before helping the national team rule the 4x100m relay SWIMMER Ronald Subido and

Arman Dino swept the gold medals in T47 200m, 100m, and 400m before helping the national team rule the 4x100m relay SWIMMER Ronald Subido and. ...trackster Arman Dino swept their events at the close of the 5th PSC-Philspada National Paralympic Games

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Performances please Swim NZ

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  Radio New Zealand - 2016-04-01 10:24

Six swimmers have so far qualified in eight events for the Olympics after the conclusion of the competition with a further trial to be staged for the Northern American-based New Zealanders in Canada next week.

Mary Fisher Photo: BW Media Paralympic stars Sophie Pascoe and Mary Fisher continued on their world class form, both going under the Rio nomination time in heats of the 100m freestyle and both went faster at night, with Pascoe dipping under the minute...

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