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Handikappidrott, Sverige (6 news)

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Handikappidrott, Sverige (6 news)

 

 

Sverige står värd när den paralympiska vinteridrotten tar nästa strategiska steg

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  MyNewsdesk - 2016-04-12 08:15

Pressmeddelande CEST Deltagare från hela världen är i Östersund den 22-24 april för att staka ut den paralympiska vinteridrottens framtid.

Sverige står värd när den paralympiska vinteridrotten tar nästa strategiska steg.... Pressmeddelande CEST Deltagare från hela världen är i Östersund den 22-24 april för att staka ut den paralympiska vinteridrottens framtid.-

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Fyra tips inför Funka för livet nästa vecka

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  HejaOlika - 2016-04-11 17:15

Funka för livet är uppstickaren när det gäller mässor om hjälpmedel, stöd och service för personer med funktionsnedsättning. När mässan nu för andra gången anordnas i Växjö den 20-21 april så är förstås förväntningarna stora.

Det är Idé- och Kunskapscentrum Kronoberg som står bakom satsningen på att lokala sportprofiler utmanas i ett par olika handikappidrotter.

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Anders Olsson om Nordenskiöldsloppet: Det jobbigaste jag gjort

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  Sveriges Radio Norrbotten - 2016-04-11 17:09

Att åka skidor 20 mil är ju i sig en bedrift. Men att göra det utan att kunna använda benen är mer än vad man kan tänka sig. 16 timmar och 11 minuter höll Anders Olsson igång i Nordenskiöldsloppet i Jokkmokk.

16 timmar och 11 minuter höll Anders Olsson igång i Nordenskiöldsloppet i Jokkmokk.Men när P4 Norrbotten pratar med den paralympiske dubble guldmedaljören i simning, i bilen på väg hem, är han tveksam till om han gör om han kommer göra om

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MIK Varnan är illa ute

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  Nya Wermlands-Tidningen - 2016-04-11 15:26

Handikappidrottsföreningen MIK Varnans framtid avgörs nästa vecka. - Om det inte kommer några som säger att de vill starta en ny styrelse, så läggs vi ner, säger styrelsens Ewa Löfstedt. NKP skrev förra månaden om krisen i MIK Varnan.

Handikappidrottsföreningen MIK Varnans framtid avgörs nästa vecka. -

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Nu öppnar Sveriges första blindfotbollsplan

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  Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet - 2016-04-11 14:11

Fotboll: Igår invigdes Sveriges första fotbollsplan för spelare med synnedsättning. I går invigdes Hägerstensåsens nya konstgräsplan - landets första fotbollsplan anpassad för spelare med synnedsättning.

Den här är lika stor som den man spelar på i Paralympics.

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Idrottsstjärnor på Axevalla

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  Skövde Nyheter - 2016-04-11 13:00

Stefan Holm hade äran att tända den olympiska elden i samband med V75-tävlingarna och tillika den andra delfinalen i Olympiatravet. Det var inte enbart trav på Axevalla i lördags.

Olympiatravet inleddes 1979 och har sedan starten 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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West Ham's Olympic Stadium deal set to be made public after tribunal ruling

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  London Evening Standard - 2016-04-12 08:47

Vaishali Bhardwaj Tuesday 12 April 2016 07:22 BST New surroundings: West Ham will play in the Olympic Stadium from the 2016/17 season Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images/Pool

A spokesperson for the LLDC, which is responsible for transforming the venues used for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, said:

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Help for Heroes

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  Manila Bulletin - 2016-04-12 08:42

Overseas Filipino Workers with a noble cause Diaspora, Antipas Delatavo Heroism, gallantry, and bravery. Are these big words? Are these hard to come by? Not if you just keenly observe good people around you.

HERO Qatar has extended its civic programs in other ways such as releasing a lupus health documentary, supporting a Paralympics athlete, and conducting sports activities to raise money for aid.

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Speech: Trade Envoy to Ghana Adam Afriyie speaks at the launch of Business is GREAT

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  Government UK - 2016-04-12 08:13

From: Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Adam Afriyie Delivered on: 4 April 2016 (Transcript of the speech, exactly as it was delivered)

3Dried and AndArchitect are involved in the venue design for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Longman and Van Grack Attorney Elected Director for the Olympic Sport of Canoe Slalom

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  1888PressRelease - 2016-04-12 08:10

- The Slalom Director position exists through USA Canoe/Kayak, the national governing body for the Olympic sports of Canoe Sprint and Canoe Slalom.

A member of the United States Olympic Committee, USA Canoe/Kayak is the national governing body for the Olympic sports of Canoe Sprint and Canoe Slalom as well as the Paralympic sport of Paracanoe.

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ATOS : reveals Bull sequana, the world's most efficient supercomputer

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  4 Traders - 2016-04-12 08:09

A first exascale-class computer, Bull sequana is capable of processing a billion billion operations while consuming 10 times less energy than current

The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market.

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Inter Spinal Unit Games Return To Stoke Mandeville

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  Mix 96 - 2016-04-12 07:44

Today's the return of the annual Inter Spinal Unit Games at Stoke Mandeville Stadium.

Held at Stoke Mandeville Stadium, the birthplace of the Paralympic movement for many participants the Games are the first trip away from hospital after the long journey of rehabilitation.... Kinghorn has gone on to represent Scotland at the 2014 Commonwealth Games and looks a fine prospect for this year's Paralympic...

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Political crisis will not harm Rio Olympics

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  Xinhua News Agency - 2016-04-12 07:38

(Xinhua) -- Image provided by Brazil's Presidency shows Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (C), participating in the opening ceremony of Olympic Aquatics Stadium, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on April 8, 2016.

"If we are capable of organizing the Olympics and the Paralympics, we are also capable of returning our country to growth," she added.

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Mawan calls on Sarawak athletes to 'create history' at Sukma

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  thestar.com.my - 2016-04-12 07:11

KUCHING: Social Development Minister Tan Sri William Mawan handed over grants worth RM5.3mil to several sports bodies here with the hope that the state's athletes can "create history" at the 18th Sukan Malaysia (Sukma) games to be held here in July.

Mawan hoped that with the grants, there would be active participation from everyone in Sukma and Paralympic games in August.

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Grad finds success in exercise physiology

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  Noodls - 2016-04-12 06:58

University of Canberra (via noodls) / Kim Pham 12 April 2016: A last minute decision to switch degrees has paid dividends for new University of Canberra graduate, Jonathan Beale.

The 25-year-old was thrilled to graduate last week and has already put his skills into practice working alongside exercise physiologist and Paralympian Damien Bowen at Vibe Rehabilitation in Queanbeyan.

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Mabote qualifies for Rio Paralympics

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  Daily News Botswana - 2016-04-12 06:42

Keatlaretse Mabote (26) has qualified for the 2016 Rio Paralympics.  He will be the only official paralympic athlete to represent Botswana at the Paralympics in Rio, Brazil in September.

Mabote qualifies for Rio Paralympics.... Keatlaretse Mabote (26) has qualified for the 2016 Rio Paralympics.  He will be the only official paralympic athlete to represent Botswana at the Paralympics in Rio, Brazil in September.Mabote qualified for the...

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Japan may replace currency with fingerprints

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  HackRead - 2016-04-12 06:42

Japan testing New Payment System to let Tourists use their Fingerprints instead of Currency A new payment system is being tested by the Japanese

hospitality services anywhere in Japan through their fingerprints.  The idea is to make shopping and attainment of services by visitors in Japan completely safe and fool-proof before the occurrence of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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More Japanese look to Philippines to hone English skills

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  ThePinoy - 2016-04-12 06:23

A Japanese woman (left) takes an English lesson from a Filipino teacher at English learning school QQ English, in Cebu, the Philippines, in December 2013. Photo via japantimes.co.jp By Shinichi Tokuda/japantimes.co.

expected to increase toward the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, he added.

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Rivard and Huot lead strong Canadian swim team into Rio Paralympics

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  Toronto Observer - 2016-04-12 06:22

TORONTO — Aurélie Rivard and Benoit Huot will lead a team of 22 para-swimmers into the 2016 Rio Paralympics, this September in Brazil.

Rivard and Huot lead strong Canadian swim team into Rio Paralympics.... TORONTO — Aurélie Rivard and Benoit Huot will lead a team of 22 para-swimmers into the 2016 Rio Paralympics, this September in Brazil.The selected 22 swimmers were named poolside at...

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Japan Is Testing Fingerprint Currency Ahead Of 2020 Olympic Games

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  Pixel Vulture - 2016-04-12 06:14

Japan has announced that it will start testing fingerprint currency ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games.

The government hopes that this will increase the number of foreign tourists to visit the country, but it also aims to relieve stress for those foreign tourists who will be attending the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic Games.

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Allianz Stadium mess: Roosters, Waratahs and Sydney FC seeks summit with Mike Baird – The Australian

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  News Informer.info - 2016-04-12 06:09

The AustralianAllianz Stadium mess: Roosters, Waratahs and Sydney FC seeks summit with Mike BairdThe AustralianMargie McDonald has worked in regional

Roosters, Waratahs and Sydney FC seeks summit with Mike BairdThe AustralianMargie McDonald has worked in regional. ...(Townsville Bulletin), wire services (AAP), Metro papers (Sun-Herald, The Australian) and corporate (Sydney Paralympic Organising

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South African Swimmers Set Olympic Qualification Times

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  AFK Insider - 2016-04-12 06:07

By AFKI Original Published: April 11, 2016, 8:46 am Print South African swimmer Cameron van der Burgh - blog.thomsonreuters.

A total of four Olympic and two Paralympic qualification times were achieved, with one of those earning a new African record.... The South African Paralympian team for the Rio Paralympic Games is beginning to take shape thanks to the achievement of two...

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TTOC/NBFTT General Secretaries in war of words

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  Trinidad Guardian - 2016-04-12 05:59

General secretary of the T&T Olympic Committee Annette Knott has apologised to the National Basketball Federation of T&T’s(NBFTT) general

  Last week the three-member arbitration committee which comprised rugby president Leslie Figaro, judo secretary general Alana Corbie and David King, the paralympic committee president, deemed suspension unconstitutional, stating Mitchell had

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Pistorius scamster due in court

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  NewsHub South Africa - 2016-04-12 05:53

Pretoria - A man who allegedly told Oscar Pistorius he could quash his murder conviction in exchange for R250 000 is expected to appear in the Pretoria Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on Tuesday.

He allegedly impersonated a National Prosecuting Authority official and called Pistorius, demanding R250 000 from the former paralympian to make his murder conviction disappear.

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US Paralympic Ski Team parties on Vail

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  Summit Daily News - 2016-04-12 05:34

VAIL — It’s the U.S. Paralympic Ski Team’s biggest fundraiser and also doubles as one of the best networking opportunities that telecommunications industry professionals enjoy each year. And in 2016, Adaptive Spirit celebrated 21 years in Vail.

US Paralympic Ski Team parties on Vail.... Paralympic Ski Team’s biggest fundraiser and also doubles as one of the best networking opportunities that telecommunications industry professionals enjoy each year.... THE FREEDOM OF SKIING Paralympics alpine team...

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At the Heart of It

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  American Cowboy - 2016-04-12 05:27

Credit: Dick Knapp Loveland, where the plains and mountains meet.   I once read that when it comes to the West, people make the place. The statement struck a chord as I considered my hometown, and the subject of this story.

And so we set our sights on the Paralympics.” Uber passed away unexpectedly after that trip to Seattle, but his story is an exemplary demonstration of what Hearts & Horses can (and does) do for this Colorado community.

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MITSUBISHI : Sponsors Japan Wheelchair Rugby Federation

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  4 Traders - 2016-04-12 04:48

- (ACN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Japan Wheelchair Rugby Federation (JWRF) for the 2016 fiscal year. Under its "DREAM AS ONE.

As an official partner of JWRF, MC will continue its efforts to help raise awareness about and expand support for Wheelchair Rugby and back Japan's national wheelchair rugby team to the Rio 2016 Summer Paralympic Games.

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Welson Sim The First Malaysian To Qualify For Two Olympic A Events In Swimming, What Would It Take To Win A First Gold Medal?

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  Malaysian Digest - 2016-04-12 04:35

:04 Written by Mushamir Mustafa View Comments Photo: Vintook Photography With the Rio Olympics making its way this August, last week, Youth

Swimming Federation) which is the international governing body of swimming, diving, water polo, synchronised swimming and open water swimming sets the qualifying time,” he spoke with Malaysian Digest at the Paralympic Sports Complex. “We have a

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President’s Message – April 2016

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  Rowing Australia News - 2016-04-12 04:05

The momentum continues to build in this important year with plenty of activity on and off the water in the first quarter of 2016.

High Performance Update – Row to Rio With only 116 days until the start of racing at Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas in Rio, I thought it timely to touch on the preparation of our Olympic and Paralympic crews.... What would you give to be an athlete preparing for the Olympic or Paralympic...

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Fox: I want women applauded, rewarded equally

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  NEWS.com.au - 2016-04-12 04:02

ShareShare on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on Google+Share on RedditEmail a friend When I look back at 2016 I want to it remember it as the year women in sport were heard. When they were recognised, accepted, acknowledged and celebrated.

Where women doing extraordinary things at the Olympic and Paralympic arenas, in any field of play for that matter, are applauded and rewarded equally.

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Karle's Korner: Our State's True Gem: The Bryant-Jordan Scholarship Awards

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  WTOL-TV - 2016-04-12 03:47

The following is a sports commentary blog from WBRC FOX6 Sports Anchor : I have a feeling you’re a lot like me. You’re running here and there, doing your best to juggle family, marriage and your job.

You might just see Hokes Bluff’s Emily Frederick in the 2016 Paralympic games.

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Zeeland's Travis Ensing inspires with resiliency

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  Holland Sentinel - 2016-04-12 03:46

For Zeeland senior lacrosse player Travis Ensing, the word resiliency has stuck with him since last season’s knee injury. A year ago, he played through almost half the season with an ACL injury, something very painful if not gruesome.

He is a great all-around kid and a fine young man.” Kamstra went on to quote Paralympic skier Ralph Green by saying: “A setback is a setup for a comeback.” At the end of the season, he required surgery, which was the setback, but one year

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Brazilian Congressional Committee votes in favour of impeaching Rousseff as

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  Inside The Games - 2016-04-12 03:46

...political crisis escalates ahead of Rio 2016.
Nick Butler Monday, 11 April 2016 A Congressional Committee voted to press ahead with impeachment proceedings against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff this evening as political chaos in the host nation continues with less than four months until the Opening Ceremony of this year's Olympic Games here.

A results screen showing the impeachment vote this evening against Dilma Rousseff ©Getty Images Opinions are divided over what impact the departure of Rousseff would have on the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Change 4 Life through sports: A success story

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  Sport In Malta - 2016-04-12 03:35

, 20:54 Note:This article has been published in both English and Maltese Nota:Dan l-artiklu ?ie miktub bl-Ingli? u bil-Malti Gavin Muscat 60

An intervention by Julian Bajada, a Maltese Paralympic athlete and Vilma Saarinen, one of the participants from Finland who works with children with disability during judo sessions, helped our participants understand more the importance of inclusion

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Remarkable Women 2016: The next generation

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  New Hampshire Magazine - 2016-04-12 03:32

The Granite State is known as a place where women’s contributions are valued and recognized. But the next generation of women seems poised to crank things up a notch and boldly go where no one has gone before.

Then, at the 2012 London Paralympic Games, she won three silver medals and one gold in swimming.

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In Japan, fingerprints to be tested as 'currency' for foreign tourists

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  Eastern University Waltonian - 2016-04-12 03:27

Capitalizing upon its status as one of the most technologically advanced and innovative countries in the world, Japan is planning to test a new system of currency over the summer - the fingerprint .

cashless system will attact more tourists to the country, with a goal of having the system in place by the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Saskatoon Afternoon - A Saskatoon swimmer is about to live the Olympic dream.16-year-old Samantha Ryan earned her spot on the Paralympic team over the weekend, and she joins David.

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  News Talk 650 CKOM - 2016-04-12 02:59

Original Broadcast: Monday, April 11, 2016

A Saskatoon swimmer is about to live the Olympic dream.16-year-old Samantha Ryan earned her spot on the Paralympic team over the weekend, and she joins David.Original Broadcast:

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$19k released for paralympic games

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  Zimbabwe Chronicle - 2016-04-12 02:31

Midard Khumalo Sikhumbuzo Moyo Senior Sports Reporter THE government has released a grant of about $19,000 for the just-ended Zimbabwe National Paralympics Games that were held in Matabeleland South early this month.

$19k released for paralympic games.... Midard Khumalo Sikhumbuzo Moyo Senior Sports Reporter THE government has released a grant of about $19,000 for the just-ended Zimbabwe National Paralympics Games that were held in Matabeleland South early this...

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Ireland's miracle twins Hassan and Hussein show off their soccer skills

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  Irish Examiner - 2016-04-12 02:31

From little fighters to lethal strikers — Ireland’s miracle twins, Hassan and Hussein, have been showing off their soccer skills. The twins meet broadcasting legend Micheal Ó Muircheartaigh and county mayor John Paul O'Shea.

They could be paralympians.

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Kingston swimmer named to Canadian Paralympics team

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  Kingston Whig-Standard - 2016-04-12 02:13

Kingston’s Abi Tripp has been named to the Canadian swimming team that will compete at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in September.

Kingston swimmer named to Canadian Paralympics team.... Kingston’s Abi Tripp has been named to the Canadian swimming team that will compete at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in September.The 15-year-old was among 22 athletes named to the national Paralympics...

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Huntington Beach double amputee to run in Boston Marathon

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  ABC7 - 2016-04-12 01:09

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (KABC) -- Jami Marseilles puts in at least seven hours a week at the UltraFit Boot Camp gym in Huntington Beach as she prepares to run in the Boston Marathon.

Inspired in 1996, after watching the Paralympics Games, she became a professional Paralympics runner for three years.

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Van der Burgh, Le Clos thrill again

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  SuperSport - 2016-04-12 01:08

:28 The Olympic and Paralympic Qualification times continued to tumble in, while Alani Ferreira broke another Africa record on the second day of the SA National Aquatic Championships at the Kings Park Aquatics Centre in Durban on Monday night.

Van der Burgh, Le Clos thrill again. :28 The Olympic and Paralympic Qualification times continued to tumble in, while Alani Ferreira broke another Africa record on the second day of the SA National Aquatic Championships at the Kings Park Aquatics

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Sports Awards: The finalists named

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  Samoa Observer Online - 2016-04-12 00:56

The Samoa Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (S.A.S.N.O.C) has received the shortlist of nominees from the Selection Panel for the Samoa Sports Awards on Saturday at Gym 1, Tuana’imato.

Disability Athlete of the Year Milo TOLEAFOA.

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Sports Business 15 to Watch: New food options at Wrigley Field

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  CSN Chicago - 2016-04-12 00:50

1. Shortly after midnight  Monday  in the United Kingdom, The Masters got a new champion, and Britain celebrated its first green jacket since Sir Nick Faldo last donned it 20 years ago.

Olympic and Paralympic Teams through the Rio 2016, PyeongChang 2018 and Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.... Deloitte, regarded as one of the top consulting firms in the world, has and will continue to help the USOC set long-term strategy, promote sport and field the strongest Team USA possible during the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Steve Tasker Hosts Self-Leadership Experience

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  Canisius College - 2016-04-12 00:06

Buffalo, NY – The Canisius Center for Professional Development (CPD) and the School of Education and Human Services at Canisius present Steve Tasker’s Self-Leadership Experience , a three-day leadership camp for high school-age students.

The three other leadership coaches are Danielle DelMonte, owner and founder of PrepStart Consulting LLC, an independent college admissions and career development consulting practice; Adam Page, a two-time gold medalist at the Paralympic Winter Games

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Headline News from PaymentsNews.com - April 11, 2016

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