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Norrköping i världsklass

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  Folkbladet - 2016-04-19 10:00

I Sverige och världen breder stillasittandet ut sig och vi löper risken att drabbas av åkommor som är relaterade till det.

Även intresset för parasport växer i Sverige och det är ju fantastiskt.... Det finns barn och unga med funktionsnedsättningar som inte kommer i kontakt med parasport i sina normala liv och det behöver vi ändra på.... Varför inte anordna ett riktigt paralympics i skolan? paralympics...

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Detta gör landshövding Jöran Hägglund vecka 16-17

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  Länsstyrelsen Jämtlands län - 2016-04-19 09:53

Landshövding Jöran Hägglund kommer bland annat träffa civilministern samt deltaga vid Internationella paralympiska kommitténs konferens på Frösö Park.

Landshövding Jöran Hägglund kommer bland annat träffa civilministern samt deltaga vid Internationella paralympiska kommitténs konferens på Frösö Park.Ja.... Internationella paralympiska kommitténs konferens på Frösö Park.... Middag på Residenset med anledning av internationella paralympiska...

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NetClean partners with Atos to aid cyber security compliance in the workplace

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  MyNewsdesk - 2016-04-19 09:30

Pressmeddelande CEST Impending EU regulation will place greater emphasis on compliance.

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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ANCWL tells Oscar supporters to butt out

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  Times Live South Africa - 2016-04-20 08:41

Members of the ANC Women's League picketing outside the Pretoria Magistrate court for the murder case of accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius. File photo.

Members of the ANC Women's League picketing outside the Pretoria Magistrate court for the murder case of accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

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Rio Paralympics 2016: Harriet Lee confident of making splash at...

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  One News Page United Kingdom - 2016-04-20 08:26

Chumbawamba hit Tubthumping could be a mantra for Harriet Lee with its refrain 'I get knocked down, but I get up again, nothing's gonna keep me down' summing up her rocky road towards Rio.

Rio Paralympics 2016:

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Boston Marathon Survivors Cross Finish Line Three Years After Bombings

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  Solonews.net - 2016-04-20 08:04

Susanna Cadau | 20 Aprile 2016, 08:48 Boston Marathon 2016 start time, TV schedule, live streaming and how to watch online Boston Marathon bombing

American Tatyana McFadden was a predictable victor in the women's race, with the triple Paralympic gold medallist triumphing in Boston for the fourth straight year.

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PWDs ng NVRC nanguna sa Philippine Paralympics 

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  Philippine Information Agency - 2016-04-20 07:39

  LUNGSOD QUEZON, Abril 20, (PIA)- Pinangunahan ng mga Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) o taong may mga kapansanan na sumailalim ng pagsasanay sa

PWDs ng NVRC nanguna sa Philippine Paralympics ....Philippine Paralympic National Games (PPNG)....Ang PPNG ay taunang ng Philippine Sports Association for the Differently Abled-National Paralympic Committee of the Philippines (PHILSPADA-NPC Philippines)....

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Sunshine Coast sport plays of the week

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  Sunshine Coast Daily - 2016-04-20 07:21

COOLUM Beach’s Julian Wilson returned to near-best form at the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro in Western Australia. He was runner-up in the third event of this year’s Championship Tour, behind Hawaii’s Sebastian Zietz.

Three of the unit’s able-bodied athletes and seven of its para-athletes were on Thursday night selected in the Australian team for the Olympics and Paralympics in Brazil later this year after stirring efforts at the national titles.

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Russia to unveil anti-doping reforms

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  BBC - 2016-04-20 07:09

Russia is to announce a range of reforms designed to restore trust in its scandal-ridden anti-doping agency, BBC Sport has learned. The country hopes the measures will see its international athletics ban lifted.

"We very much hope that this effort will be recognized by the IAAF and by the international sports community as a whole, so that Russian athletes can compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Herbalife Named as Official Nutrition Sponsor for Vietnamese Athletes Bound for Rio 2016, Commits to New Five-Year Partnership with Vietnam Sports

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  Digital Journal - 2016-04-20 07:03

HANOI, Vietnam--(Business Wire)--Herbalife, a global nutrition company (NYSE: HLF), announced today that the Vietnam Olympic Committee (VOC) has named Herbalife Vietnam as the Official Nutrition Sponsor for Vietnamese athletes bound for Rio 2016.

for Vietnam’s Olympic athletes, as well as the company’s inaugural sponsorship of the country’s Paralympic athletes....coaches participating at the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympic games.... We are also happy to be extending our support to the Vietnamese Paralympic...

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Impact Climate Monthly: For Art’s Sake

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  University of Nottingham Impact - 2016-04-20 06:51

As part of a monthly online feature, Impact investigates the latest news, projects and discoveries in the battle against climate change. The relationship between artistic institutions and large corporations are nothing if not complicated.

They’ve even had their logo plastered onto the Paralympics.

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Williams, Djokovic win Laureus awards

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  Nigeria News Shafaqna - 2016-04-20 06:50

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams claimed the top accolades at this years Laureus World Sports Awards. The tennis duo were named sportsman and sportswoman of the year at the Berlin ceremony for their 2015 achievements.

Brazils Paralympic The post appeared first on Daily Times Nigerian Newspaper.

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Waregem Belgium CPEDI3*

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  Noodls - 2016-04-20 06:48

APC - Australian Paralympic Committee (via noodls) / The second of Australia's international nomination events for Para-Dressage takes place at Waregem, Belgium from 21-24 April.

APC - Australian Paralympic Committee (via noodls) / The second of Australia's international nomination events for Para-Dressage takes place at Waregem, Belgium from 21-24 April.Athletes could present to Deauville, Waregem and either Mannheim or

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Punch’d Energy Supports Disabled and Able-Bodied Riders in World T.E.A.M. Sports’ Annual Face of America

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  Outdoor Industry Association - 2016-04-20 06:21

Punch’d Energy Supports Disabled and Able-Bodied Riders in World T.E.A.M. Sports’ Annual Face of America Facebook Twitter Email For Immediate Release Richard Rhinehart Director of Communications World T.E.A.M.

costs of the event and supports participation of the disabled athletes, and helps pay for other World T.E.A.M.

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Herbalife to provide nutrition support to Vietnamese athletes

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  VietnamPlus - 2016-04-20 05:50

Nguyen Thang (R), head of Herbalife’s sub-region of Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia, presents nutrition products to Tran Duc Phan, deputy head of the

VNA) Hanoi (VNA) - The Vietnam Sports Administration announced Herbalife as the key sponsor for national athletes and coaches for the upcoming Olympics and Paralympics in Brazil.... Herbalife, which also hopes to sponsor athletes with disabilities at the Paralympics...

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150 Para-powerlifters Storm Edo For National Championship

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  Leadership - 2016-04-20 05:48

No fewer than 150 para-powerlifters are now in Okpekpe, Edo, ahead of a national championship organised by Nigeria Para-Powerlifting Federation (NPPF).

good to see all the para-powerlifters come together for this championship which will include those that qualified for the Paralympics because this is part of their preparation. “It is mandatory that all the athletes that qualified for the

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Optus announces 10-year Paralympics deal

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  ZDNet - 2016-04-20 05:45

In another step towards becoming a self-proclaimed 'multimedia company', Optus has announced its sponsorship of the Australian Paralympic Team.

Optus announces 10-year Paralympics deal.... In another step towards becoming a self-proclaimed 'multimedia company', Optus has announced its sponsorship of the Australian Paralympic Team.Optus has become the "official telecommunications partner" for the Australian Paralympic...

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USA Badminton Position Announcement

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  US Olympic Team - 2016-04-20 05:43

, 7:30 p.m. (ET) Position Profile for Chief Executive Officer USA Badminton About USA Badminton USA Badminton (USAB) has served as the Governing Body for the sport since 1937.

Athlete pipeline development at all levels (recreational, Olympic and Paralympic, adult, junior, masters, elite, amateur, etc.).

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Maker Faire back in Newcastle this weekend

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  Metro Radio - 2016-04-20 05:42

A real space rocket, a ‘battle of the drones’ some chainmail clad performers dancing with electricity and football playing robots – it can only mean

They will be joined by Dominic Wilcox and his Stained Glass Car - demonstrating the transport of the future and attendees may well recognise Jason Lane’s Mechanical Sound Sculpture from the closing ceremony of the 2012 Paralympics.

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Paralympic nomination on the line at WPE Penrith

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  Noodls - 2016-04-20 05:33

APC - Australian Paralympic Committee (via noodls) / Three Australians are on the verge of ticking the final selection box for nomination to the

Paralympic nomination on the line at WPE Penrith.... APC - Australian Paralympic Committee (via noodls) / Three Australians are on the verge of ticking the final selection box for nomination to the. ...Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) for this year's...

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Tickets priced at £9.58 for Usain Bolt’s swansong at 2017 World Championships

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  Irie FM - 2016-04-20 04:51

Ticket prices for next year’s IAAF World Athletics Championships in London are to mirror Usain Bolt’s 100 metres world record.

Adult prices start at £20 for the IAAF showpiece between August 4-13 next year and £10 for the International Paralympic Committee event from July 14-23.

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BSDA Industry Lunch

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  British SoftDrinks - 2016-04-20 04:48

This key event in the UK soft drinks industry calendar provides  excellent networking and socialising opportunities with leading industry figures, those from related industries, media and government.

 Winner of the BAFTA Special Award and RTS Presenter of the Year Award for her expert coverage of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Clare is equally at home on radio or TV, and is renowned for her versatility and reliability.

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Mind Matters: Leicester's lessons there for all of us

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  The Irish News - 2016-04-20 04:41

IT is the time of year Alex Ferguson once described as “sqeaky bum time”, when the English Premiership approaches its conclusion.

We have the unprecedented achievement of soccer teams from both north and south of the island heading to the European Championships, a number of Olympians and Paralympians will head to Rio with serious medal ambitions and we continue to produce

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Boston Marathon underway with disabled athletes

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  Equilibrio Informativo - 2016-04-20 04:33

Atsede Baysa, of Ethiopia, breaks the tape to win the women's division of the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston . Gracey was the first American woman to finish the 2016 Boston Marathon.

Boston Marathon underway with disabled athletes.

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26 interesting facts about North Pole marathon

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  Xinhua News Agency - 2016-04-20 04:19

North Pole Marathon 2016 on April 18. (Official photo) BEIJING, April 20 (Xinhua) -- As running become part of life for more and more people, marathon turns to be a fashion. The North Pole marathon is the coolest marathon race in the world.

14. Paralympic athlete William Tan (SIN) completed a custom marathon course in a wheelchair at the North Pole in 2007.... 14. Paralympic athlete William Tan (SIN) completed a custom marathon course in a wheelchair at the North Pole in 2007.

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Optus Partners With Paralympic Committee In Decade-Long Deal

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  B&T Online - 2016-04-20 04:17

Optus has gotten behind the sporting arena again with its partnership of the Paralympic Committee. The partnership is 10 years and sees the Aussie telco become the official telecommunications company of the Australian Paralympic Team.

Optus Partners With Paralympic Committee In Decade-Long Deal.... Optus has gotten behind the sporting arena again with its partnership of the Paralympic Committee.... The partnership is 10 years and sees the Aussie telco become the official telecommunications company of the Australian Paralympic Team.On top of that, Optus has announced Paralympian...

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Paddling for Paralympic gold

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  Herald Sun Leader - SouthEast - 2016-04-20 04:09

Sports StarMacclesfield mum Amanda Reynolds hopes to paddle her way to Paralympic Games gold in RioApril 20, 2016 12:00pmJordy AtkinsonFree Press

Paddling for Paralympic gold.... Sports StarMacclesfield mum Amanda Reynolds hopes to paddle her way to Paralympic Games gold in RioApril 20, 2016 12:00pmJordy AtkinsonFree Press. ...Leader Sports StarMacclesfield mum Amanda Reynolds hopes to paddle her way to Paralympic...

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Final Paralympic Qualification Regatta Begins Thursday in Italy

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  USRowing - 2016-04-20 04:01

The U.S. will get a chance to qualify the last boat class not yet on the 2016 Paralympic program when Helman Roman (Miami, Fla.) and Laura Goodkind (Long Beach, Calif.) race in the Final Paralympic Qualification Regatta this week. PRINCETON, N.J.

Final Paralympic Qualification Regatta Begins Thursday in Italy.... The U.S. will get a chance to qualify the last boat class not yet on the 2016 Paralympic program when Helman Roman (Miami, Fla.) and Laura Goodkind (Long Beach, Calif.) race in the Final Paralympic...

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News From Around the World - EME NEWS (APR 18, 2016)

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  American Track and Field - 2016-04-20 03:15

Ethiopian day in Boston - BOSTON (USA, Apr 18): It was Ethiopia’s day in the 120th Boston Marathon.

From organisers. PRETORIA (RSA): Former Paralympic sprinter star Oscar Pistorius will find out his sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in June.

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Water polo gold medalist Maggie Steffens to visit Downey YMCA

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  The Downey Patriot - 2016-04-20 02:58

DOWNEY – U.S. Olympic water polo champion Maggie Steffens will visit the Downey Family YMCA this Friday, April 22, as an athlete ambassador for the United States Olympic Committee’s Team for Tomorrow program. Beginning at 6 p.m.

Olympians and Paralympians to provide a vehicle through which U.S. athletes can offer their assistance and support to those in need around the world, as well as a means to continue spreading the Olympic Values of excellence, friendship and

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Conor McGregor pulled from UFC200 amid retirement claim

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  SportsNews Ireland - 2016-04-20 02:33

Home / Boxing / Boxing: Irish Interest / Conor McGregor pulled from UFC200 amid retirement claim By Stephen Riordan Updated: April 20, 2016 UFC

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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Thirumalai optimistic of doing well in Beijing

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  The Hindu - 2016-04-20 02:24

City’s celebrity para athlete Thirumalai Kumar is keen on making it to the Indian contingent for the 2016 Rio Olympics (Paralympics), and his performance at the selection meet beginning at Beijing from Wednesday is crucial.

City’s celebrity para athlete Thirumalai Kumar is keen on making it to the Indian contingent for the 2016 Rio Olympics (Paralympics), and his performance at the selection meet beginning at Beijing from Wednesday is crucial.“I will be taking part

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Swim duo qualifies for Rio

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  Hills News - 2016-04-20 02:18

, 3:34 p.m. Ellie Cole and coach will travel to Rio this year to compete in the Paralympics. World record: The thing that keeps me grounded the most is coaching young kids - they remind you where you came from," Ellie Cole said.

Ellie Cole and coach will travel to Rio this year to compete in the Paralympics.... Geoff Jones Ellie Cole and coach Nathan Doyle will travel to Rio de Janeiro this year to compete in the Paralympics.... Elite: Ellie Cole and coach Nathan Doyle of Kellyville will head to the Rio Paralympic...

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New lives for four-legged friends as Rio 2016 rescues stray animals from Olympic venues

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  Noodls - 2016-04-20 02:17

Comitê Organizador dos Jogos [...] (via noodls) / Stray animals in Rio de Janeiro are finding loving new homes in the run-up to the Olympic Games, thanks to a pet adoption campaign launched by the Rio 2016 Organising Committee and city authorities.

Gabriel Nascimento) Zeca and Atena are the first so-called 'Olympic animals' to benefit from the campaign, which will continue until October, after the end of the Paralympic Games.

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Rio Olympics: Battle for places in equestrian squad intensifies

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  Irish Times - 2016-04-20 02:16

Ten riders expected to compete at four events before final selection is made Six athletes representing dressage, eventing and show jumping attended

Ten riders expected to compete at four events before final selection is made Six athletes representing dressage, eventing and show jumping attended. ...the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games Team Ireland Equestrian media day hosted by Horse Sport

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Group to promote boccia

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  The Hindu - 2016-04-20 02:10

Ektha, a disability rights organisation, is planning to promote boccia, a ball sport played in the Paralympics by people with disabilities who have high restrictions in participation.

Ektha, a disability rights organisation, is planning to promote boccia, a ball sport played in the Paralympics by people with disabilities who have high restrictions in participation.The organisation, said executive director Rajiv Rajan, wants to

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Countdown to Rio begins for seven Irish Equestrian athletes

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  Horse Sport Ireland - 2016-04-20 02:04

WITH the Olympic Games in Rio just over three months away, Horse Sport Ireland held a media day at the National Horse Sport Arena at the National

in attendance. Ireland has qualified seven Equestrian places for Rio 2016, including a full team of four Eventing riders, individual Show Jumping and Dressage riders, along with securing one Paralympic place.... Ireland has also qualified one Paralympic...

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Wheelchair rugby stars on target for Paralympic dreams

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  EDQuarter - 2016-04-20 01:51

Plymouth University team on their way to achieving Paralympic goals thanks to new wheelchair funded by backers Posted by Hannah Oakman | April 20,

Wheelchair rugby stars on target for Paralympic dreams.... Plymouth University team on their way to achieving Paralympic goals thanks to new wheelchair funded by backers Posted by Hannah Oakman | April 20,...2016 | Sports & leisure plymouth-university, team-gb, wheelchair-rugby, paralympics...

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Prospect Students Participate in Disability Awareness Activities

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  Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills Patch - 2016-04-20 01:38

Students in Prospect School had the unique opportunity to experience how athletics are played by those with physical disabilities thanks to a visit from the South East Association for Special Parks And Recreation (SEASPAR).

The day after participating, classes watched videos of other adaptive athletics and Paralympians, and then discussed what they learned.

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Rio and the Zika virus: Should you be worried?

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  Yahoo! News Australia - 2016-04-20 01:38

This is how to prepare for your visit to the Olympic city. In four short months, an estimated half a million sports-lovers will descend on Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

In four short months, an estimated half a million sports-lovers will descend on Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.If you’re one of them, chances are you’ve got a few questions about the Zika virus and how it might affect

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BC Sports Hall of Fame announces top 50 sports moments

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  Vancity Buzz - 2016-04-20 01:25

The BC Sports Hall of Fame has identified a list of the top-50 sports moments in the history of the province today as part of their “Golden Moments in BC Sports History” campaign, leading up to the Banquet of Champions on June 9th.

2010 – Already Canada’s most decorated Winter Paralympian of all time going into the 2010 Paralympics, North Vancouver’s Lauren Woolstencroft wins a remarkable five gold medals, tying a Winter Paralympic record.... For her efforts, she was chosen as Canada’s flagbearer at the Closing Ceremonies of the 2010 Paralympic...

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Back-to-back Laureus Awards for Djokovic

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  Sri Lanka Daily News - 2016-04-20 01:24

BERLIN, Monday: Serena Williams is celebrating another highlight in her amazing career after winning a record-equalling fourth Laureus World Sports Award.

We’re used to being recognised in the golfing community but this Award recognises us around the world to all of sport and it’s something that’s very difficult to put into words.” Brazilian Paralympic swimmer Daniel Dias won his third Laureus

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U.S. Team Trials for 2016 Paralympics at Arizona Cup Qualification

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  Women's Outdoor News - 2016-04-20 01:24

PHOENIX, Arizona – Today started the first U.S. Archery Team (USAT) Series Event of the year. As a World Ranking Event and Para World Ranking Event, the qualification day was also the first nomination shoot for the 2016 U.S.

U.S. Team Trials for 2016 Paralympics at Arizona Cup Qualification.... As a World Ranking Event and Para World Ranking Event, the qualification day was also the first nomination shoot for the 2016 U.S.Paralympic Team Trials – Archery, and the U.S.

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Serena, Djokovic win Laureus awards

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  Bangla Mirror - 2016-04-20 01:14

Tennis players Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams were named the sportsman and woman of the year at the annual Laureus World Sports Awards, reports BBC.

Brazil's Paralympic swimmer Daniel Dias was disabled sportsperson of the year.

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In brief: Assistance League's Operation School Bell reaches milestone

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  Inside Bay Area - 2016-04-20 01:06

Concord Transcript and Pleasant Hill/Martinez Record Updated: 04/19/2016 04:01:14 PM PDT Assistance League of Diablo Valley's Operation School Bell has reached a milestone by clothing 50,000 children since 1994.

Olympic and Paralympic teams, spreading awareness about the importance of living a healthy and active lifestyle, and leading the way through volunteerism and goodwill.... Sport equipment donations will be made on behalf of the program both leading up to and following the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic...

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Kanto, Kansai, Kyushu to test biometric-based, cashless payment tech for overseas visitors

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  Japan Times - 2016-04-20 00:16

Japan’s economy ministry is planning to test cashless payment technology using fingerprints and other biometric markers to make transactions more convenient for foreign tourists, sources close to the project said Tuesday.

Initiatives allowing tourists to rely less on cash could help boost visitor numbers ahead of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo.

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United States cruise into semi-finals of Rio 2016 wheelchair rugby

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  Inside The Games - 2016-04-19 23:53

...qualifier.
Dan Palmer Tuesday, 19 April 2016 The United States continued in ominous form at the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Rio 2016 qualifier as they swept into the semi-finals in Paris.

into the semi-finals in Paris.The Americans, the bronze medallists from the London 2012 Paralympics, are heavily tipped to claim one of two places in the Brazilian city on offer in the French capital.... Both semi-final winners will be assured of a spot in Rio so the Americans, the Sydney 2000 Paralympic...

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Touring disabled cyclists stop in CLT

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  WCNC - 2016-04-19 23:43

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- To raise awareness and funding for others like them, 11 bicyclists, including hand cyclists and military veterans, made a stop in Charlotte Tuesday for a much needed break and celebration.

Olympic Committee's Paralympic trials that come to the Queen City in late-June.Mike Hanson, WCNC.

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Triathlon: Record Field to Compete in Collegiate Club Nationals This Weekend

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  Runners Web - 2016-04-19 23:06

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Clemson, South Carolina, will host the largest-ever field of collegiate triathletes across the United States this weekend at the 2016 USA Triathlon Collegiate Club National Championships, set for April 22-23.

Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Candoco Dance Company to Present DISPLAY at Wellcome Collection

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  Broadway World - 2016-04-19 22:02

As part of its 25th anniversary celebrations, Candoco is joining with Wellcome Collection to present an evening of performance, talks and installations on the subject of display at Wellcome Collection, Friday 6th May 7-11pm.

They have taken Candoco from the Bird's Nest in Beijing to the Olympic Stadium in London, performing at the handover ceremonies in 2008 and returning, alongside Coldplay, at the Paralympic Closing in 2012 and have commissioned works for the company

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A Big Day Completed – A Bigger Day to Come in Switzerland

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  USRowing - 2016-04-19 22:01

Vermont-based Craftsbury Sculling Center's Ben Davison, Benn Dann, John Graves and Peter Graves won the men’s quadruple sculls final at the 2016 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Team Trials – Rowing.

Olympic and Paralympic Team Trials – Rowing.It was step one in the process of making it to the team that will race at the Olympic Games this summer.... Olympic and Paralympic Team Trials – Rowing ....line fairly quickly.” The quad event was the first in a week-long regatta featuring racing in nine Olympic and Paralympic...

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Peake's partners in space suits to open ...

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  Run247 - 2016-04-19 21:56

Space experts and Guinness World Record chasers Dr Jonathan Scott and Libby Jackson will open the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon Expo at London

  A number of elite runners and well-known faces will be appearing on the Expo’s Centre Stage, including Britain’s Paralympic champion wheelchair racer David Weir, London Marathon course record holder Wilson Kipsang, men’s world record holder

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SEMENYA, VAN NIEKERK SEEN AS REAL MEDAL PROSPECTS FOR SOUTH AFRICA AT RIO OLYMPICSU

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  Africa Newswire - 2016-04-19 21:43

Two South African athletes -- London Olympic women's 800 metres silver medallist Caster Semenya and Beijing World Athletics Championships 400 metres winner Wayde Van Niekerk -- will be real medal prospects for the country at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Ilse Hayes will have a chance to add another medal to the silver she won at the London Paralympics after qualifying for the Rio Paralympics.

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GSK to Host “Rowing & Cycling Challenge” on World Meningitis Day

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  U-Wire.com - 2016-04-19 21:16

Philadelphia— On World Meningitis Day, April 24, GSK will host the “Hour of Power Rowing & Cycling Challenge” to raise awareness of meningococcal disease among college students and athletes.

Jamie Schanbaum, a meningitis survivor, amputee, Paralympian cyclist and GSK spokesperson contracted meningitis while a student at the University of Texas.

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Sports shorts: April 18

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  Belleville Intelligencer - 2016-04-19 21:02

Belleville, ON Monday, April 18, 2016 12:38:06 EDT PM Change text size for the story Four members of the Quinte Bay Gymnastics Club's provincial optional team recently qualified for and competed at the Ontario championships in Mississauga.

Sledge hockey A sledge hockey clinic, featuring Paralympian Brad Bowden, will be held Sunday at the Sports Centre from 9-10:30 a.m.

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Life goes on - Louise

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  Coleraine Chronicle - 2016-04-19 21:02

Thursday, 21 April 2016 AHEAD of National Meningitis Day on April 24, a Coleraine Paralympian who lost her legs and part of her left arm to the disease is urging people to keep fighting for research funding.

Life goes on - Louise. Thursday, 21 April 2016 AHEAD of National Meningitis Day on April 24, a Coleraine Paralympian who lost her legs and part of her left arm to the disease is urging people to keep fighting for research funding.Louise Greer from...

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USC scientist named as Aussie sport ‘champion’

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  MySunshineCoast - 2016-04-19 20:59

Professor of Sport Science Brendan Burkett at the USC pool The Australian Sports Foundation has named University of the Sunshine Coast academic and

Professor of Sport Science Brendan Burkett at the USC pool The Australian Sports Foundation has named University of the Sunshine Coast academic and. ...Paralympic swimming legend Brendan Burkett as one of 12 ‘Australian sporting champions’ to

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Norman sets world record

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  Fairborn Daily Herald - 2016-04-19 20:45

By John Bombatch jbombatch@civitasmedia.com Grace Norman set a new International Paralympic Committee world record for the 1,500-meter run, at Saturday’s Vandalia Butler Invitational track and field meet.

By John Bombatch jbombatch@civitasmedia.com Grace Norman set a new International Paralympic Committee world record for the 1,500-meter run, at Saturday’s Vandalia Butler Invitational track and field meet.Norman, a senior at Xenia Christian High

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Kincardine Expo weekend set for Davidson Centre April 23-24

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  Owen Sound Sun Times - 2016-04-19 20:41

The Kincardine & District Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 2nd annual Kincardine Expo this weekend. All of the excitement takes place on Saturday, April 23 and Sunday April 24, 2016 at the Kincardine Davidson Centre.

Make sure to come in on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. where RBC presents Paralympic medal winner Tyler McGregor.

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Runner hopes London Marathon leads him to Rio Paralympics

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  USA TODAY - 2016-04-19 20:22

At 2 a.m. on a typical Tuesday morning, Donald Balcom channels his DVR to Deadliest Catch and begins his 90-minute run on the treadmill in the basement of his Hollywood, Md., home.

Runner hopes London Marathon leads him to Rio Paralympics.... Paralympic Team. “There’s a lot of time for your brain to tell you why you shouldn’t be doing what you’re doing when you’re training for a marathon,” said Balcom, who averages about 90 miles a...

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Channel 4 Launches £1million Prize as Part of its Year of Disability Campaign. Deadline 25th May 1015

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  Blacknet - 2016-04-19 20:22

Launched as part of Channel 4’s Year of Disability, the £1million Superhumans Wanted prize will be awarded to the brand or agency which submits the

the 2016 Rio Paralympics Games Opening Ceremony on Wednesday 7th September.

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Smyth maintains Rio Olympic dream

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  Latest Nigerian News.com - 2016-04-19 20:16

Irish Paralympic sprint star Jason Smyth says his ambition of also competing at the Olympics remains very much alive.

Irish Paralympic sprint star Jason Smyth says his ambition of also competing at the Olympics remains very much alive.

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Swim ace Scott faces nervous wait to learn Rio fate

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  Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser - 2016-04-19 20:15

ALLOA swimmer Duncan Scott will find out this week if he has does enough to realise his dream of making the Team GB squad for the Rio Olympics this summer.

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

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Sailing World Cup Hyeres features most competitive Paralympic sailors

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  SailWorld.com - 2016-04-19 20:11

'2.4 Fleet at the 2015 Worlds in Melbourne' © World Sailing Paralympic and World Champions will be in the 2.4 Norlin OD and Sonar fleets at Sailing World Cup Hyères as the countdown to the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games intensifies.

Sailing World Cup Hyeres features most competitive Paralympic sailors.... '2.4 Fleet at the 2015 Worlds in Melbourne' © World Sailing Paralympic and World Champions will be in the 2.4 Norlin OD and Sonar fleets at Sailing World Cup Hyères as the countdown to the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games intensifies.The Paralympic...

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Church group gives $5,800 to Clover Area Special Olympics

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  Rock Hill Herald - 2016-04-19 20:01

All Saints Knights give to Special Olympics The All Saints Council No. 14475 of the Knights of Columbus presented a check for more than $5,800 to the Clover Area Special Olympics.

Middle School, and helps significantly with the high costs of transporting our athletes to and from events, as well as to purchase uniforms and equipment.” The Special Olympics Unified Program partners intellectually disabled athletes with

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Maintaining eco-friendly relationships

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  CW6 - San Diego - 2016-04-19 19:59

by Relationship Counselor Dr. Jenn Gunsallas with tips for going green in your love life. Related Sugar Shock: Eat Your Way To Happiness How To Train for the Paralympics Savoir Fair Fashion Show Live Your Life in S.T.Y.L.

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Say yes to the prom dress

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  CW6 - San Diego - 2016-04-19 19:59

by Monte Durham with making beautiful prom dresses available for all students. Related Sugar Shock: Eat Your Way To Happiness How To Train for the Paralympics Savoir Fair Fashion Show Live Your Life in S.T.Y.L.

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Research could help disabled long jumper become eligible for Olympics

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  Los Angeles Times - 2016-04-19 19:43

German researchers plan to conduct a study of disabled long jumper Markus Rehm to determine if he should be allowed to compete in the Olympics.

The 27-year-old German, nicknamed "Blade Jumper," holds the Paralympic record in his event at 27 feet, 6 inches and has out-jumped able-bodied competitors in the past.... Results are expected in early June, which would give Rehm time to qualify for both the Olympics and Paralympics...

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DAWGS Take Part In Track and Field Event

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  Trenton Republican-Times - 2016-04-19 19:37

Submitted Photo The Disabled Athletes with Grundy Support traveled to Truman State University in Kirksville on Saturday for the Special Olympics

Submitted Photo The Disabled Athletes with Grundy Support traveled to Truman State University in Kirksville on Saturday for the Special Olympics. ...North Area Track and Field event where over 100 athletes participated in walking, running, throwing

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Fast Forward to June: The British Paraorchestra

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  TheBristolMag.co.uk - 2016-04-19 19:36

Founded by Charles Hazlewood, The British Paraorchestra will combine musical minimalism and aerial performances in Colston Hall’s latest commission for the Fast Forward festival this June.

Charles Hazlewood The British Paraorchestra is the world’s first orchestra for virtuoso musicians with disability; it made its debut in front of a global audience of hundreds of millions at the Closing Ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympics.

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Four powerlifters selected to bring ultimate display of strength to Rio 2016

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  Enable Magazine - 2016-04-19 19:28

Ali Jawed (Courtesy of ParalympicsGB) The British Paralympic Association (BPA) today announced that four athletes will represent ParalympicsGB in powerlifting at Rio 2016 in the one of the world’s greatest sporting tests of pure upper body strength.

Ali Jawed (Courtesy of ParalympicsGB) The British Paralympic Association (BPA) today announced that four athletes will represent ParalympicsGB in powerlifting at Rio 2016 in the one of the world’s greatest sporting tests of pure upper body

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Panasonic State-of-the-Art Technology Meets Kabuki in Las Vegas

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  Hollywood Industry - 2016-04-19 19:26

/PRNewswire/ --??Panasonic Corporation is sponsoring and will provide technical support to the Japan KABUKI Festival in Las Vegas 2016 (produced by Shochiku Co., Ltd.), running from April 29 to May 7 .

Takeyasu commented: "2016 is the year of the Rio Olympics Games and the Paralympics, and Olympism is about promoting cultural appreciation as well as sports.

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Meet the Superhumans

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  The Cyprus Weekly - 2016-04-19 18:45

The Cyprus National Paralympic Committee is organising an event to highlight the need for coordinated action with regards to road safety on Saturday at Fasouri Watermania Waterpark from 10:00 – 13:00.

The Cyprus National Paralympic Committee is organising an event to highlight the need for coordinated action with regards to road safety on Saturday at Fasouri Watermania Waterpark from 10:00 – 13:00.The event entitled ‘ ’ will feature

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London Marathon 2016 Tips From People Who Have Actually Run It

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  CoachMag.co.uk - 2016-04-19 18:10

Sign up, pick a marathon training plan , train (a lot ), assemble sponsors, prepare mentally, eat pasta, run race, bask in the sense of achievement. That’s about it, isn’t it? Well, of course not.

Tower Bridge is awesome and breathtaking; it’s definitely one of the highlights of the race. – Richard Whitehead, Paralympic gold medallist Embrace the crowd (and occasionally ignore them) If you’re used to having your iPod, take it – you

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London 2017 won't be tarnished by athletics crisis, claims de Vos

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  Inside The Games - 2016-04-19 17:57

Dan Palmer Tuesday, 19 April 2016 London 2017 chief executive Niels de Vos believes that the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in the British capital will be a success despite the turmoil currently enveloping the sport - and claims that nothing else on the Olympic programme can match track and field.

"I think rightly athletics is seen as the Blue Riband sport of the Olympics and the Paralympics.... World record themed pricing for the event was announced ©London 2017 There was a further blow when Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, an 11-time Paralympic...

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Free online skills coaching for residents with sight or hearing loss

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  Preston Citizen - 2016-04-19 17:53

Paralympic gold medal skier Kelly Gallagher helped to launch Royal National Institute of Blind People’s Online Today scheme RESIDENTS who are blind, partially sighted or suffer from hearing loss are invited to a free online skills coaching session.

Paralympic gold medal skier Kelly Gallagher helped to launch Royal National Institute of Blind People’s Online Today scheme RESIDENTS who are blind, partially sighted or suffer from hearing loss are invited to a free online skills coaching

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Colorado’s Summer Cook Captures First Career ITU World Cup Win in China

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  Colorado Runner - 2016-04-19 17:43

Photo by Janos Schmidt / Triathlon.org National Team member Summer Cook broke away from the field on the run to win Saturday’s Chengdu ITU World Cup, her first career ITU World Cup victory. Cook (Thornton, Colo.

Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Coke Zero is getting a new name

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  Brand Republic - 2016-04-19 17:23

19 April 16, by Susan Billinge Today's top stories including Dentsu Aegis Network plans UK agency with people from disadvantaged backgrounds, Coke Zero gets a new name, and Pret launches campaign to drive veggie sales on the back of avocado frenzy.

Launched at an Advertising Week Europe breakfast session at Ronnie Scott's this morning, the winning ad will be given the first ad break in the opening ceremony of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games on 7 September.... The "superhumans wanted" initiative references Channel 4's 'Meet the Superhumans' campaign for the 2012 Paralympic...

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China’s ‘goal’ is in sight

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  AsianExpress.co.uk - 2016-04-19 17:07

19/04/2016 13:24 SUPERPOWER: Members of the Chinese national football team pose for a group picture in 2011 Country aims to become global force

While China shines at the Olympics and Paralympics, the country has only every competed in one edition of the world’s biggest football match - in 2002 - but the Chinese Football Association is planning to do a lot more than just qualify over the

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Gloucester wheelchair rugby score deserved victories at Super...

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  Gloucester Citizen - 2016-04-19 17:07

A much-improved performance from the Gloucester Wheelchair Rugby team saw them record two excellent wins in Division Two of the National Super Series in Stoke-on-Trent.

Ospreys including Dave Anthony the poster boy of the 2012 Paralympics in the key attacking role, proved to be to strong for the Gloucester team.

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Six U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Athletes and Hopefuls Join "Team Bridgestone" for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

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  WTOC TV - 2016-04-19 16:59

SOURCE Bridgestone Americas TOP Worldwide Olympic Partner furthers its commitment to the Olympic Movement with support for athletes and their passion for performance NASHVILLE, Tenn.

Six U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Athletes and Hopefuls Join "Team Bridgestone" for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games....incredibly proud to partner with Meb, Cullen, Aly, Kelley, Khatuna, and Will, and of course an Olympic legend like Michael, for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic...

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BEPE project handed over to the CIC

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  MyNewsdesk - 2016-04-19 16:42

The Construction Industry Council (CIC) is to take over the Built Environment Professional Education (BEPE) project from the Department of Work and Pensions.

International Day of Disabled People in December 2013 to build upon legacy of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Ellen Keane named in Ireland squad for Portugal

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  RTE Online - 2016-04-19 16:39

30 | Comments Ellen Keane is hoping to make it to the Rio Games World championship bronze medallist and double Paralympian Ellen Keane has been

30 | Comments Ellen Keane is hoping to make it to the Rio Games World championship bronze medallist and double Paralympian Ellen Keane has been. ...named in a strong Ireland team for the upcoming Paralympic (IPC) Swimming European Open

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Para-Equestrian Canada Needs Horses for a CPEDI 3*

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  Horse-Canada - 2016-04-19 16:34

Equine Canada (EC) is putting the call out to all Canadian equestrians, looking for those willing to lease their horses for the inaugural Thunderbird Touch of Class International Para-Dressage CPEDI 3*, running June 8-12, 2016 in Langley, BC.

first CPEDI 3* competition held in Canada since 2010, the event will act as a crucial stop on the road to qualifying for the 2016 Paralympics, which will be held in Rio de Janeiro, BRA later this year.

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04/19/16: It’s a go for Undefeated; NASCAR’s Green flag; Chobani’s Olympic dish

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  Cynopsis - 2016-04-19 16:24

CYNOPSIS SPORTS 04.19.16 Good morning. It’s Tuesday April 19, 2016 , and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.

Olympic and Paralympic athletes training to compete at the highest level.” Content will include recipes and workout routines to help consumers lead an active, healthy lifestyle.

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BRIEF: Chobani to Release New Flavors for Rio 2016 [The Times-News, Twin Falls, Idaho]

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  Bloomberg - 2016-04-19 16:16

April 19--TWIN FALLS -- This summer, Chobani will release three new flavors of Greek yogurt products, developed and produced in its Twin Falls plant.

The Rio-inspired products will celebrate the upcoming 2016 Olympic and Paralympic games.... Men's National Team member Luis Gil; 2016 Paralympic hopeful para-cycler Allison Jones; soccer player and Olympic hopeful Alex Morgan; and Paralympic hopeful...

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Panasonic State-of-the-Art Technology Meets Kabuki in Las Vegas

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  InvestorPoint.com - 2016-04-19 16:13

Panasonic Corporation is sponsoring and will provide technical support to the Japan KABUKI Festival in Las Vegas 2016 (produced by Shochiku Co., Ltd.), running from April 29 to May 7.

Takeyasu commented: “2016 is the year of the Rio Olympics Games and the Paralympics, and Olympism is about promoting cultural appreciation as well as sports.

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Kate, William to host Obama for queen's birthday

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  Samaylive - 2016-04-19 16:11

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Prince William and Kate Middleton as well as Prince Harry will greet the couple, the tweet said on Monday.

The two couples have met before, while Michelle Obama and Prince Harry have collaborated on the Invictus Games, a paralympic-style multisport competition for veterans.

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Sally Pearson up and running in injury comeback – The Australian

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  News Informer.info - 2016-04-19 16:11

The AustralianSally Pearson up and running in injury comebackThe AustralianMargie McDonald has worked in regional (Townsville Bulletin), wire services (AAP), Metro papers (Sun-Herald, The Australian) and corporate (Sydney Paralympic Organising Committee).

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Six U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Athletes and Hopefuls Join "Team Bridgestone" for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

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  WorldNetDaily - 2016-04-19 16:06

NASHVILLE, Tenn. , April 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone), a subsidiary of the world's largest tire and rubber company and a Worldwide Olympic Partner, today announced its partnership with six U.S.

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Skiing in Sochi: What remains after the Olympics

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  Russia Beyond The Headlines - 2016-04-19 16:04

How the 2015-2016 ski season went in Sochi. Scroll down to see more Stanislav Savin For many people the trip to Sochi begins with the same view. It takes three hours from Moscow to reach Sochi by plane.

Stanislav Savin The resorts have continued their path of development after the Olympic and Paralympic games ended.

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London Marathon 2016: Start time, route, where to watch, road closures

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  Scottish Daily Express - 2016-04-19 16:03

THOUSANDS of runners are training hard ahead of the London Marathon in only a few days time. Here is everything you need to know. When is the London Marathon?  The 36th London Marathon is set to take place on Sunday April 24 2016.

When is the London Marathon?  The 36th London Marathon is set to take place on Sunday April 24 2016.  The London Marathon’s wheelchair race starts at 8.55am and a race for other disabled athletes begins at 9am.  Female professional runners will

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Ex-soldier who lost legs in Afghanistan achieves Rio dream

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  Stv.tv - 2016-04-19 15:59

Dream: Micky Yule with coach Neil Crosbie. A Scots powerlifter and former soldier who lost both his legs in Afghanistan has been selected to represent Team GB in Rio de Janeiro.

A Scots powerlifter and former soldier who lost both his legs in Afghanistan has been selected to represent Team GB in Rio de Janeiro.Micky Yule's selection for the Paralympics in Rio September 7 to 18 is a dream come true for after injury changed

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Paralympic jumper Rehm places Rio hopes on scientific study

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  CNS News - 2016-04-19 15:37

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Ryan reaches for Rio

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  Brunel University - 2016-04-19 15:35

Rio hopeful Ryan Raghoo A student who defied doctors that said he’d never walk has qualified for the Rio 2016 Paralympics. Long jumper, Ryan Raghoo, notched up a distance of 4.61m at Queensland State Championships, which smashes the 4.

Rio hopeful Ryan Raghoo A student who defied doctors that said he’d never walk has qualified for the Rio 2016 Paralympics....then he had the right qualities,” he said. “Now he has the Paralympics and European qualifying distances, though we both know...

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Paralympic jumper Rehm places Rio hopes on scientific study

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  Colorado Springs Gazette - 2016-04-19 15:25

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Group draw for the 2016 Wheelchair Basketball Paralympic Games

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  British Wheelchair Basketball - 2016-04-19 15:23

Mark your calendar! The draw for the Wheelchair Basketball Paralympic groups will take place on 20th April at 14.00 (GMT) in the auditorium at the Rio 2016 headquarters. You can watch the draw live through the Rio2016 YouTube channel:  https://www.youtube.

Group draw for the 2016 Wheelchair Basketball Paralympic Games.... Mark your calendar! The draw for the Wheelchair Basketball Paralympic groups will take place on 20th April at 14.00 (GMT) in the auditorium at the Rio 2016 headquarters.

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Paralympic jumper Rehm places Rio hopes on scientific study

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  KansasCity.com - 2016-04-19 15:18

Paralympic long jump champion Markus Rehm hopes a scientific study will clear him to compete at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics by finding that he has no unfair advantage over able-bodied athletes by using his carbon-fiber prosthesis.

Paralympic jumper Rehm places Rio hopes on scientific study.... Paralympic long jump champion Markus Rehm hopes a scientific study will clear him to compete at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics by finding that he has no unfair advantage over able-bodied...

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Corrections Commissioner must explain faulty electronic tracking devices

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  Democratic Alliance South Africa - 2016-04-19 14:49

The DA will write to the Commissioner of Correctional Services, Zach Modise, requesting that he explain the efficacy of the much-vaunted electronic tracking devices that now appear to be faulty.

This comes after legal counsel to paraplegic paralympian, Oscar Pistorious, made representations to the North Gauteng High Court that the device kept incorrectly sending warnings to Pistorius that he had violated his bail conditions while he was at

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Backbench Business Worcester University Arena: Disabled People and Sport Tuesday, 12 April 2016 · 7 speeches

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  They Work For You - 2016-04-19 14:48

I beg to move, That this House has considered Worcester University Arena : supporting disabled people into work through sport.

Research from Leonard Cheshire Disability ahead of the Paralympic games highlighted the necessity of this and found that over half—57%—of disabled people surveyed said they had completed no moderate-intensity physical activity in the previous

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Gamble on Roy Keane to become next Celtic FC manager

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  SportsNews Ireland - 2016-04-19 14:42

Home / Soccer / Soccer: Irish Interest / Gamble on Roy Keane to become next Celtic FC manager By Sean Flynn Updated: April 19, 2016 There has been a huge gamble on Roy Keane to become the next Celtic FC manager over the past 24hrs.

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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Nick Butler: Rio 2016 hysteria is polarising opinion but Olympics... possibly... maybe...will be successful

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  Insidethegames.biz - 2016-04-19 14:33

Truth, wisdom dictates, must invariably lie towards the middle of two polar opposite views.

The foremost view coming through the media, and in increasingly hysterical commentaries about Brazil, is that everything that could possibly be going wrong ahead of the Olympic and Paralympic Games is, indeed, going wrong.

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Gracie Matthews's leg was AMPUTATED after freak rugby tackle caused muscle to die

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  NewsReality.com - 2016-04-19 14:20

Seven weeks after her accident, Gracie Matthews, 24, from Milton Keynes, is receiving physiotherapy. She is joining a wheelchair volleyball team and hopes to become a Paralympic athlete.

She is joining a wheelchair volleyball team and hopes to become a Paralympic athlete.

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