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Facket fintar upp svensk idrott på läktaren.

 

 Helsingborgs Dagblad     2016-06-07 kl. 19:19     488 words

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Bild: Björn Larsson Rosvall/TT Rent spel. Schysta villkor. Vem kan ha invändningar när idrottsrörelsen och facket går samman för hållbara idrottsmästerskap, till exempel EM i fotboll som börjar i Frankrike på fredag?

Sedan följer Margareta Israelsson från Sveriges
paralympiska kommitté och Karl-Erik Nilsson på Svenska fotbollförbundet.

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Sydsvenskan (web)

 

 

 

Avspark för rent spel och schysta villkor

 

 IF Metall     2016-06-07 kl. 17:12     271 words

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Lagom till dess att EM i fotboll går av stapeln tecknar facket och idrotten avtal för ett rent spel med schysta villkor för arbetstagare och respekt för mänskliga rättigheter i samband med idrott och mästerskap.

Därför har IF Metall, Byggnads, Hotell och restaurangfacket samt LO tecknat avtal med Svenska Fotbollsförbundet, Riksidrottsförbundet, Sveriges Olympiska kommitté, Svenska Handbollsförbundet samt Svenska
Paralympiska kommitté.

 

 

 

Familjedag på Skara Sommarland

 

 Skövde Nyheter     2016-06-07 kl. 15:20     132 words

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Skövde HIF och Parasport Västergötland arrangerade tillsammans med Skara Sommarland en handikappidrotts- och familjedag under Nationaldagen den 6 juni. För första gången arrangerades denna dag på Skara Sommarland.

Skövde HIF och
Parasport Västergötland arrangerade tillsammans med Skara Sommarland en handikappidrotts- och familjedag under Nationaldagen den 6 juni....handikappidrotts- och familjedag som hålls den 6 juni.

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Rent spel och schyssta villkor

 

 Riksidrottsförbundet     2016-06-07 kl. 11:05     182 words

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Välkomna att närvara när idrotts- och fackföreningsrörelsen undertecknar ett gemensamt avtal om rent spel och schyssta villkor vid idrottsevenemang. Signeringen följs direkt av en gemensam presskonferens.

Paralympiska Kommitté Peter Reinebo, verksamhetschef Sveriges Olympiska Kommitté Therese Gouvelin, ordförande Hotell- och restaurangfacket Johan Lindholm, ordförande Byggnads Bengt Forsling, kommunikationschef IF Metall Karl-Petter Thorwaldsson,

 

 

 

Schysta villkor vid svenska idrottsevenemang | Arbetet

 

 Arbetet     2016-06-07 kl. 09:30     416 words

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Therese Guovelin och LO-ordföranden Karl-Petter Thorwaldsson vill säkra bra villkor för svenska idrottsarrangemang.

Från idrotten har Björn Eriksson, Riksidrottsförbundet, Margareta Israelsson, Sveriges
Paralympiska Kommitté, Peter Reinebo, SOK, Lena Runströmer, Svenska Handbollsförbundet och Karl-Erik Nilsson, Svenska Fotbollförbundet undertecknat

 

 

 

Intl news

 

Highlights of Major Cement Companies' Financial Results for Fiscal Year Ended March 2016

 

 Noodls     2016-06-08 kl. 08:34     1149 words

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Japan Credit Rating Agency Ltd. (via noodls) / *Please refer to http://www.jcr.co.jp/english/rat_corp/report.php for release with charts. The following is Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd.

However, domestic cement demand is likely to gradually recover thanks partly to starts of construction works for Tokyo 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games.... Demands for new infrastructure such as those for Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games and...

 

 

 

Wheelchair Rugby Comes To Stoke Mandeville Stadium

 

 Mix 96     2016-06-08 kl. 07:58     179 words

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A charity event at Stoke Mandeville stadium is raising awareness of disabilities. Teams of able-bodied people are taking part in wheelchair rugby today (8th June) to experience it ahead of the 2016 paralympics.

Teams of able-bodied people are taking part in wheelchair rugby today (8th June) to experience it ahead of the 2016
paralympics.Organisers are hoping to raise awareness of disabilties through the activity and raise funds for spinal injury related

 

 

 

"Truth" and other titles open this Friday.

 

 Showbiz in FULL HD     2016-06-08 kl. 07:48     10769 words

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​TRUTH Age Restriction: 13L Running time: 126 min Starring: Cate Blanchett,  Robert Redford,  Dennis Quaid Directed By: James Vanderbilt SYNOPSIS: Newsroom drama detailing the 2004 CBS 60 Minutes report investigating then-President George W.

exploring the events leading to the tragic Valentine’s Day killing of Reeva Steenkamp by
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

 

 

 

Amami Oshima resort offers unique barrier-free experience

 

 Japan Times     2016-06-08 kl. 07:21     611 words

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A marine sports facility built exclusively to cater to people with disabilities is making waves as a place where wheelchair users can have the “zero gravity” experience of floating freely in the sea.

Paralympians Daisuke Uehara (ice sledge hockey), Megumi Mashiko (wheelchair basketball) and Raja Singh, Singapore’s chef de mission for the ASEAN Para Games in 2015, attended the facility’s opening ceremony on Monday.... The 34-year-old Uehara, who won the silver medal at the 2010 Paralympics...

 

 

 

Woman denies stealing blind champ’s busking money

 

 Adelaide Now     2016-06-08 kl. 07:03     31 words

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A WOMAN says she will deny claims she was caught red-handed stealing a blind Paralympian’s busking money — while her lawyer has raised the possibility of a mental health defence.

A WOMAN says she will deny claims she was caught red-handed stealing a blind
Paralympian’s busking money — while her lawyer has raised the possibility of a mental health defence.

 

 

 

Sally Pearson lands 6th in France ahead of Rio

 

 Gold Coast Bulletin     2016-06-08 kl. 06:29     935 words

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Video 0:41 Hurdles: Sally Pearson lands a 6th place in a France meet ahead of the Rio Olympics. June 8th 2016 an hour ago /video/video.news.com.

June 8th 2016 an hour ago /video/video.news.com.au/Sport/Olympics/ Olympics Sally Pearson lands 6th in France ahead of Rio 0:41 June 8th 2016 an hour ago /video/video.news.com.au/Sport/Olympics/
Paralympics uniform unveiled 0:39 June 7th 2016 16

 

 

 

Edinboro's Jenifer balances family, Paralympic dream

 

 Erie Times-News     2016-06-08 kl. 06:04     523 words

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Trevon Jenifer spoke of being focused on winning gold at the Paralympic Games, when his daughter, Saraeya, began to cry. Committing to his latest goal in wheelchair basketball has been a greater challenge since she was born eight months ago.

Edinboro's Jenifer balances family,
Paralympic dream.... Trevon Jenifer spoke of being focused on winning gold at the Paralympic Games, when his daughter, Saraeya, began to cry.... Committing to his latest goal in wheelchair basketball has been a greater challenge since she was born eight months ago.It's no longer simply about bringing home the United States' first Paralympic...

 

 

 

High school track and field | State meet notes and quotes

 

 Columbus Dispatch     2016-06-08 kl. 05:23     2011 words

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For a long time, Cleveland and Dayton generally were thought of as the predominant track hubs in Ohio.

Norman is a
paralympics world record holder for her age group. --

 

 

 

Hanson and Raney Earn Les Schwab Champions of Character Awards

 

 Oregonian     2016-06-08 kl. 05:08     488 words

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LA GRANDE, Ore. – Northwest University's Hannah Hanson and Kieren Raney have been named the recipients of the 2016 Les Schwab Champions of Character Award, the conference office announced. Hanson, a junior volleyball player from Tenino Wash.

the game to
disabled athletes.

 

 

 

New role for U.S. wheelchair hoops great Christina Schwab has Americans primed for Rio Paralympics gold

 

 Colorado Springs Gazette     2016-06-08 kl. 04:53     678 words

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Caption + Christina Schwab from Lakewood rushes up the court during a wheelchair basketball tournament game against Canada at the Olympic Training Center on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Schwab will be going for her third Paralympics medal.

New role for U.S. wheelchair hoops great Christina Schwab has Americans primed for Rio
Paralympics gold.... Schwab will be going for her third Paralympics medal.Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette Her role may be different, but five-time Paralympian and...

 

 

 

Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 04:22     1324 words

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Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 56 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 04:16     1324 words

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Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Greg Rutherford has sperm frozen amid fears over Zika virus at Olympics

 

 Solonews.net     2016-06-08 kl. 04:12     417 words

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At a press conference, organizers put up slides showing that the number of Zika cases has fallen quickly as Rio has moved into the colder winter months.

The models showed that Dengue transmission was near the lowest in August and September when the Olympic and
Paralympic Games will take place.

 

 

 

Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 51 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 04:11     1324 words

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Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Brazil Olympic chief urges protesters not to mar opening ceremony

 

 DAWN Group     2016-06-08 kl. 04:08     386 words

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RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil’s Olympics chief on Monday urged protesters angry over the impeachment of suspended president Dilma Rousseff not to mar the opening ceremony of the Rio Games in two months.

Nuzman said that 70 per cent of tickets to the Olympics had been sold, but he admitted that sales for the
Paralympics which follow in September were “definitely low.” He was unable to give an exact figure, but said those tickets should sell

 

 

 

Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 46 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 04:07     1324 words

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Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 41 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 04:02     1210 words

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Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 36 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 03:57     1210 words

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Seat belt saved my life 0:50 Adorable baby orangutan born via rare C-section 0:35 Kenya prepares for ivory giant burn 0:59 Area athlete prepares for
Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 31 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 03:52     1210 words

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Seat belt saved my life 0:50 Adorable baby orangutan born via rare C-section 0:35 Kenya prepares for ivory giant burn 0:59 Area athlete prepares for
Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Rupert Friend is married

 

 Solonews.net     2016-06-08 kl. 03:50     164 words

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Homeland hunk Rupert Friend has revealed he eloped with his beau, former paralympic sprinter Aimee Mullins, to get Wednesday in a secret ceremony last month.

Homeland hunk Rupert Friend has revealed he eloped with his beau, former
paralympic sprinter Aimee Mullins, to get Wednesday in a secret ceremony last month.She described the wedding as a "magical day" and shared more snaps of the intimate ceremony

 

 

 

Australian Paralympic Team uniform unveiled

 

 CSN.Media     2016-06-08 kl. 03:50     632 words

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Article submitted by Triathlon Australia The Australian Paralympic Team uniform for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games was officially unveiled today at Sydney’s Doltone House, with 21 Paralympic athletes on hand to model the range.

Australian
Paralympic Team uniform unveiled.... Article submitted by Triathlon Australia The Australian Paralympic Team uniform for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games was officially unveiled today at Sydney’s Doltone House, with 21 Paralympic athletes on hand...

 

 

 

Nothing to prevent 2016 Olympics from being a success: Brazilian govt

 

 CHINAdaily.com.cn     2016-06-08 kl. 03:47     220 words

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A slum is reflected on the glasses of a Brazilian Army soldier as he observes the region of the X-Park at Deodoro Sports Complex during a flight as he takes part in an exercise ahead the 2016 Rio Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 6, 2016.

RIO DE JANEIRO - The Brazilian government said Tuesday that nothing will prevent the Olympic and
Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro from being a success, while highlighting the importance of organizing a good Olympiad for the world to see.

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Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 26 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 03:47     1165 words

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Seat belt saved my life 0:50 Adorable baby orangutan born via rare C-section 0:35 Kenya prepares for ivory giant burn 0:59 Area athlete prepares for
Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Aimee Mullins Shares Wedding Album

 

 Equilibrio Informativo     2016-06-08 kl. 03:39     163 words

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Keira Knightley's ex walks down the aisle in a low-key ceremony. Surprise! Rupert Friend secretly married his fiancée, Aimee Mullins, during a small, rainy ceremony on May 1.

Surprise! Rupert Friend secretly married his fiancée, Aimee Mullins, during a small, rainy ceremony on May 1.The Homeland star tied the knot with
Paralympic...

 

 

 

Why Muhammad Ali's Estate Could Be Worth More…

 

 KTVB.com     2016-06-08 kl. 03:20     389 words

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What Will Happen to Muhammad Ali's Fortune? 6:26 PM. MDT June 07, 2016 Muhammad Ali cared more about helping people than growing his wealth, but could his estate be worth more now that he's passed?

same direction. Last year, Under Armour used the late fighter's image for a clothing line and audio from an epic speech Ali made before his 1974 Rumble in the Jungle fight with George Forman was used in a Super Bowl commercial featuring
Paralympian Amy...

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ETonline (web) - WUSA 9 (web)

 

 

 

Police: Multiple dead after car hits cyclists

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 03:07     1134 words

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Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 21 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 03:02     1134 words

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Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 16 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 02:57     1134 words

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Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 11 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 02:51     1134 words

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Report: 5 dead after car hits bicyclists 6 minutes ago

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-08 kl. 02:48     1134 words

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Paralympic games 1:59 Abuse victim's father asks judge for tougher sentence 0:41 Delicious new food

 

 

 

Nothing will prevent the Olympic Games from being a success, says Brazilian govt

 

 Namibia Press Agency     2016-06-08 kl. 02:38     86 words

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Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. RIO DE JANEIRO, June 7 (Xinhua) -- The Brazilian government said Tuesday that nothing will prevent the Olympic and

The Brazilian government said Tuesday that nothing will prevent the Olympic and. ...
Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro from being a success, while highlighting the importance of organizing a good Olympiad for the world to see.

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National wheelchair basketball camp in city

 

 The Hindu     2016-06-08 kl. 02:16     316 words

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Come June 22, the fledgling State of Telangana will witness what will surely be a first-of-its-kind initiative here when a national-level Wheelchair

When contacted Ms. Madhavi Latha, herself a National
Paralympic Swimming Champion in 2011, said that India was the first country selected by the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) to implement the project and that it was a matter of...

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Watch Rio Olympic venue video tour

 

 NBC Olympics     2016-06-08 kl. 01:22     78 words

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Rio Olympic organizers published a new video tour of Games venues on Friday, with two months before competition begins.

MORE: Rio Olympic,
Paralympic medals set reveal date Follow @nzaccardi.

 

 

 

CDH Holdings to make Banquet Hall disability-friendly

 

 Spy News Agency     2016-06-08 kl. 01:16     289 words

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Patrick Yaw Obeng CDH Financial Holdings has promised to make the Banquet Hall of the State House a disability-friendly venue to enable Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) have access to the place.

Unlike many of his comrades, Yaw Obeng was not born a
disabled athlete.

 

 

 

Japan to boost cyberattack vigilance to cover space, nuclear, housing agencies

 

 Japan Times     2016-06-08 kl. 01:14     248 words

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The Japanese government plans to expand the scope of its cyberattack monitoring from the fiscal year beginning next April to include roughly 35 key

Olympics and
Paralympics in Tokyo.

 

 

 

Moyo hosts sports indaba

 

 Zimbabwe Chronicle     2016-06-08 kl. 01:11     174 words

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Minister Nomthandazo Eunice Moyo Sports Reporter BULAWAYO Provincial Affairs Minister Nomthandazo Eunice Moyo will host an indaba at a city hotel tomorrow aimed at sharing notes on sport development in the province.

He said their target was the Zimbabwe National Youth Games, with the specific target being Under-20 youths in a number of sporting codes, the Youth Education through Sport targeting the Under-15s as well as the Zimbabwe National
Paralympic Games for

 

 

 

Iranian Blind Footballers Comes 2nd in Brazil's International Challenge

 

 TheTurkeyNews.Net     2016-06-08 kl. 01:09     107 words

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Iran Front Page Tuesday 7th June, 2016 The Iranian team lost to the host 3-0 in the final match held at the Benjamin Constant Institute (IBC), in Urca, in Rio de Janeiro.

Iran's blind 5-a-side football team is now preparing for the Rio 2016
Paralympic Games, where the team has been pitted against host Brazil, Turkey and Morocco.

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No Legs, No Problem: Paralympian Hunter Woodhall Has Sights Set On Rio

 

 MileSplit United States     2016-06-08 kl. 01:07     481 words

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Doctors told Hunter Woodhall's parents he'd never be able to walk on two legs. The now-high school junior from Syracuse, Utah, was born with a congenital defect called fibular hemimelia, which means he was born without fibulas in his lower legs.

No Legs, No Problem:
Paralympian Hunter Woodhall Has Sights Set On Rio.... At the time, they did not know they had jumpstarted the career of one of the world's best paralympic athletes.... "I'm not just a disabled athlete," Woodhall said.

 

 

 

Soldier Takes Aim at Ultimate Champion Title at Upcoming Warrior Games

 

 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2016-06-08 kl. 00:57     972 words

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MIL OSI – Source: United States Department of Defense – Press Release/Statement: Headline: WASHINGTON, June 07, 2016 — Retired Army Sgt.

Paralympics track and field team.

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Green Games: Rio 2016 supports trek into reserve that is saving endangered monkeys

 

 Noodls     2016-06-08 kl. 00:55     705 words

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Comitê Organizador dos Jogos [...

Comitê Organizador dos Jogos (via noodls) / In effort to promote sustainable tourism around the Olympic Games, Rio 2016 has partnered with the United Nations Environment Programme Visitors to the Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic Games will have the

 

 

 

Paralympian can't wait to get back in the saddle for Rio

 

 Electric New Paper     2016-06-08 kl. 00:53     691 words

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S'pore woman qualified for Paralympic Games in Rio, but had to stop riding for 3 months after fall from horse It was meant to be the pinnacle of her sports career.

Paralympian can't wait to get back in the saddle for Rio.... S'pore woman qualified for Paralympic Games in Rio, but had to stop riding for 3 months after fall from horse It was meant to be the pinnacle of her sports career.Miss Gemma Foo, 20, one of...

 

 

 

Embrace your natural look, says Treeton beauty queen Jamie-Lee

 

 Rotherham Advertiser     2016-06-08 kl. 00:40     268 words

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07 June 2016Admin BEAUTY queen Jaime-Lee Faulkner went without make-up for a whole week to encourage young women to embrace their natural look.

In the past the competition's fundraising has provided sports wheelchairs to budding
paralympians, provided sacks of Christmas gifts to children's cancer wards and funded fairytale parties in Hamleys and Harrods.” Paula Abbandonato, national

 

 

 

Olympic Athletes Hope for Medal, Guaranteed Visa Payments Ring

 

 Paybefore.com     2016-06-07 kl. 23:37     488 words

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click for the full-sized infographic Not all Olympic athletes will be coming home from the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games with medals around their necks, but they’ll be coming home with rings on their fingers.

Olympic Athletes Hope for Medal, Guaranteed Visa Payments Ring. click for the full-sized infographic Not all Olympic athletes will be coming home from the Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic Games with medals around their necks, but they’ll be coming

 

 

 

Catching Up With Alex Zanardi

 

 Road & Track     2016-06-07 kl. 23:33     46 words

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Alex Zanardi, the two-time CART IndyCar Series champion and Paralympics gold medalist, joins me for an update on his training for Rio, his thoughts about the 100th Indy 500, his career in CART, and The Split.

Alex Zanardi, the two-time CART IndyCar Series champion and
Paralympics gold medalist, joins me for an update on his training for Rio, his thoughts about the 100th Indy 500, his career in CART, and The Split.You can find more of Marshall's podcasts

 

 

 

Recognising service to the disabled community

 

 Noodls     2016-06-07 kl. 23:17     202 words

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New Zealand Government (via noodls) / Disability Issues Minister Nicky Wagner congratulates those who have been recognised in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours for their contribution to the disabled community.

recognised across a wide range of areas including
Paralympic sport, foster care, special education and support services for disabled people,' Ms Wagner says.... For services to Paralympic sport Mrs Amalia Tuffield -

 

 

 

Jamaica to seek out business opportunities at Rio Olympics

 

 Jamaica Gleaner     2016-06-07 kl. 23:13     522 words

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KINGSTON (JIS): Jamaica will be pursuing potential business opportunities at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 5-21.

such as Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) and the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB), on several activities that will also target the
Paralympics which the South American nation will also host in September.

 

 

 

Triathlon: Draft-Legal World Championship Qualifiers Slated for November in New Orleans

 

 Runners Web     2016-06-07 kl. 22:52     658 words

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- For the second year, USA Triathlon has added Draft-Legal World Championships Qualifiers to its schedule of events, allowing top U.S.

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

 

 

 

Olympic athletes teach important life lessons to school children

 

 Maple Creek News     2016-06-07 kl. 22:51     1086 words

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Justin Snith (left) and Tristan Walker (right) use their hand to propel themselves down the gym of Consul School in a mock representation of luging. The "luge" was made up of four scooters tied together with a skipping rope.

The purpose of Classroom Champions is to bring Olympic and
Paralympic athletes into chosen classrooms to teach them different lessons and challenges for the kids to partake in.

 

 

 

Suspect sought in Game Stop theft 1 day ago

 

 Westland MI Observer     2016-06-07 kl. 22:33     1134 words

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Stewart Bags Another World Record During Jamaica Meet

 

 CaribSeek     2016-06-07 kl. 22:12     124 words

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Trinidad and Tobago athlete, Akeem Stewart. PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (GISL) -- Akeem Stewart was again in record-breaking form on the weekend when he threw his way to gold at the Jamaica All Comers meet on Saturday (June 4, 2016).

Akeem Stewart was again in record-breaking form on the weekend when he threw his way to gold at the Jamaica All Comers meet on Saturday (June 4, 2016).The 23-year-old Tobago athlete broke the
Paralympic F43 record in the shot put, heaving the iron

 

 

 

Suspect sought in Game Stop theft 23 hours ago

 

 Westland MI Observer     2016-06-07 kl. 22:10     1134 words

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Brazil’s prosecutor asks arrest of Senate president, top politicians in corruption case

 

 Daily Sabah     2016-06-07 kl. 22:07     321 words

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Brazil's general prosecutor asked the country's Supreme Court to arrest the president of the Senate and three others for interfering with a corruption investigation, O Globo newspaper said Tuesday.

Amid this crisis, Brazil's economy is dealing with its second straight year of recession while preparing for the Olympic and
Paralympic games set to begin in August.

 

 

 

Jessica Frotten speedy in Switzerland

 

 Yukon News     2016-06-07 kl. 21:52     682 words

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An unusually wet weekend in Switzerland didn’t dampen the spirits of Whitehorse’s Jessica Frotten. The rain may have impeded her speed at the Swiss Series, but the 28-year-old thinks the experience could be useful on a much bigger stage.

I guess it was good practice - the
Paralympics in Brazil will happen in the rainy season,” said Frotten. “So I guess it’s good practice to race in the rain, but I don’t like racing in the rain.... I barely touched the lane!” Frotten skipped the 200-metre event since that distance isn’t being raced at the Summer Paralympics...

 

 

 

London streets to be transformed by magical giant dream jars this summer

 

 Travel and Tour World     2016-06-07 kl. 21:43     310 words

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This summer the streets of London will be transformed by magical giant dream jars to celebrate Roald Dahl’s 100th birthday and The BFG movie release.

Each giant jar will contain the dreams of celebrities and top artists such as Steven Spielberg, Sophie Dahl, Quentin Blake, Nadiya Hussain of Bake Off fame,
Paralympian David Weir, Game of Thrones’ Maisie Williams and Arsenal Football Club.

 

 

 

Davies looks to make her case

 

 Sporting Life     2016-06-07 kl. 21:19     35 words

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Last Updated: June 7 2016, 17:56 BST Commonwealth Games medallist Erraid Davies faces tests in Berlin on Wednesday in her appeal against her declassification from Paralympic sport.

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S.A athletes struggle find sponsorship to compete globally

 

 CNBC Africa     2016-06-07 kl. 21:18     94 words

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It is a reality that gifted athletes in the country struggle to reach international levels due to a lack of funding and sponsorship.

financial backing but has qualified for the Rio
Paralympics this year thanks to local sponsorship.

 

 

 

Manchester United legend Denis Irwin and Liverpool great Mark Lawrenson

 

 Daily Mail     2016-06-07 kl. 20:36     476 words

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The new entrants will be inducted at an award ceremony in October

From the women's game, England stars Rachel Unitt and Rachel Brown-Finnis will be inducted, while the honour roll will be completed with the inclusion of
Paralympic Great Britain and England Cerebral Palsy player Martin Sinclair, brother of Aston

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Drop in zika cases and dry winter months point to almost virus-free Games, organisers and health officials say

 

 Noodls     2016-06-07 kl. 20:24     640 words

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Comitê Organizador dos Jogos [...

sharply in recent weeks and will fall to almost nothing during the dry winter months of the Olympic and
Paralympic Games, Rio 2016 organisers and medical authorities said on Tuesday (7 June).... Bulletin of the Secretary of State for Health) No cases of zika were reported in the 44 test events for the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Junior Nationals big opportunity for athletes and local businesses

 

 IB Madison     2016-06-07 kl. 20:20     708 words

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By Jan Wilson Brendan Ojibway (foreground) is a high-school athlete from Barneveld.

Some elite athletes may also use the event as a springboard to the
Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro later this summer. “This is our national championship,” says Gregg Baumgarten, games director for Junior Nationals 2016. “We’ve never been

 

 

 

Nove Mesto: Para team named

 

 Noodls     2016-06-07 kl. 20:19     132 words

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Grand National Archery Society (via noodls) / Archery GB is pleased to announce the British archers who will be competing in the Para-Archery World Ranking Tournament in the Czech Republic.

preparation in the run-up to the
Paralympics, is being held in Nove Mesto and runs from 13 to 19 June.

 

 

 

Olivia Fairclough: 'I will probably never walk again - but I still want to

 

 Gazette Live     2016-06-07 kl. 20:06     999 words

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18:55, 7 Jun 2016 Ian Johnson As she recovers from her horse fall hell, Olivia, 31, has vowed to one day get back on a horse

And she has big plans if that dream becomes a reality. “You get all of these
Paralympic dressage riders who get back on to horseback, who have had the same accident, so why can't I?” she asks. “I know what I am doing, I am not a novice

 

 

 

Rep honours for Tokomairiro

 

 Otago Daily Times     2016-06-07 kl. 19:47     1533 words

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These articles are compiled by the Otago Secondary Schools Sports Association (OSSSA) which is proudly sponsored by Perpetual Guardian. Tokomairiro High School Several students have made representative honours from Tokomairiro High School recently.

On the international front, Hamish McLean is the first Mount Aspiring College student to be selected for the New Zealand
Paralympic swimming team to compete in Rio de Janiero.... Hamish (16) will be training with the team in Germany and the United States leading up to the Paralympics...

 

 

 

Ghanaian Paralympian hopeful of podium finish

 

 Ghana News Agency     2016-06-07 kl. 19:28     190 words

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By Stephen Asante, GNA Kumasi, June 07, GNA – Ghanaian Paralympian, Alem Mumuni, says, he is confident of making a podium finish in the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games in Brazil.

Ghanaian
Paralympian hopeful of podium finish.... By Stephen Asante, GNA Kumasi, June 07, GNA – Ghanaian Paralympian, Alem Mumuni, says, he is confident of making a podium finish in the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games in Brazil.“I have been training hard to win...

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Get Set to Eat Fresh

 

 Design and Technology Education: An International Journal     2016-06-07 kl. 19:28     504 words

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Published 7th June 2016 As the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games are fast approaching, Team GB are inviting schools across the UK to equip themselves with the skills to cook healthy and nutritious food. Get Set to Eat Fresh a programme created in partnership with the British Olympic Association and Aldi, provides a unique set of teaching resources for students aged 7 to 14 that help make

Published 7th June 2016 As the Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic Games are fast approaching, Team GB are inviting schools across the UK to equip themselves with the skills to cook healthy and nutritious food.

 

 

 

Canadian Paralympian Nik Goncin Is propelled by family pride

 

 Toronto Observer     2016-06-07 kl. 19:12     771 words

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Wheelchair basketball star Nik Goncin is primed to lead Canada to gold in Rio this September.

Canadian
Paralympian Nik Goncin Is propelled by family pride.... Wheelchair basketball star Nik Goncin is primed to lead Canada to gold in Rio this September.When Nik Goncin takes to the court for his first Paralympics this September, he won’t only take...

 

 

 

Summer reading at N’ville library

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-07 kl. 18:58     1259 words

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'We never had any terrorists until you lot were here': Sickening footage

 

 Daily Mail     2016-06-07 kl. 18:47     820 words

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Elderly man launches seemingly unprovoked attack on Muslim in shop

Zubair, who has run the London marathon twice for charity and volunteered at the London 2012 Olympics and
Paralympics, can be heard explaining that he is a 'good person' who 'contributes to society'.... Zubair, who has run the London marathon twice for charity and volunteered at the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics...

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Every leap is one of faith for USF triple jumper

 

 Tampa Bay Times     2016-06-07 kl. 18:29     842 words

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TAMPA — Chronologically, recent USF graduate Matthew O'Neal will wake up Friday a year older. When he rises Saturday, he might be ageless. Immortality seems a hop, step and jump away for this 6-foot-2, 160-pound package of hops and wholesomeness.

He certainly astounded Andy Chasanoff, longtime sports coordinator for
Paralympic Sport Tampa Bay.... In addition to his work with local paralympians, he also has logged hours at the Boys & Girls Clubs, and has dished out water to runners at the...

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It's a walk in the Park as Lauren Steadman storms to another major triumph

 

 Hunts Post 24     2016-06-07 kl. 18:20     166 words

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15:01 07 June 2016 Mark Plummer Lauren Steadman won the ITU World Paratriathlon Series event in Scotland. Picture: DAVID PEARCE

It continues Steadman's fine run of form building up to the
Paralympics in Rio later this year.... She hs already achieved the qualifying time for the Paralympics where she is likely to start as favourite for the gold medal.

 

 

 

Regional athletes win 10 licenses to Rio 2016 Olympics

 

 Kazakh TV     2016-06-07 kl. 18:19     153 words

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21:19 Athletes of Almaty region won 10 licenses for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Among them, there are weightlifters, wrestlers, boxers, archers and athletes. In addition, athletes of the region hope to win two more licenses.

In addition, Kazakh powerlifting athletes Raushan Koishibayeva and Gulbanu Abdyhalykova will participate in the
Paralympic Games in Rio.

 

 

 

Sports Scene: June 1-6

 

 TaableNote News     2016-06-07 kl. 18:12     69 words

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Stay up-to-date with news from around the U.S.Olympic and
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Selection process opens for major IBSA Judo events over next four years

 

 Inside The Games     2016-06-07 kl. 18:10     235 words

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Nick Butler Tuesday, 7 June 2016 A process has been opened by the International Blind Sport Federation (IBSA) Judo to select hosts for major events over the next four years.

This comes as a process begin to set-up a four-year calendar leading up to the 2020
Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

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Go To Event

 

 Climate Action     2016-06-07 kl. 17:47     314 words

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Sustainable Innovation In Sport “We must act and we must act together internationally.

Accessibility and Legacy Head, Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic Games Organising Committee Agenda We are in the process of bringing together the most relevant and cutting edge agenda for this event right now.

 

 

 

British Cycling Announces World-Class Field For National Road Championships

 

 CyclingWorldMag.co.uk     2016-06-07 kl. 17:43     535 words

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British Cycling has today announced the world-class field – including Lizzie Armitstead, Mark Cavendish, Alex Dowsett, Emma Pooley, Dame Sarah Storey

The Beijing time trial silver medallist will have to overcome competition from 2015 champion Hayley Simmonds (Unitedhealthcare Professional Cycling Team), 2015 silver medallist Molly Weaver (Liv-Plantur) and multiple
Paralympic champion and 2015

 

 

 

Great American Campout a big hit in Farmington Hills

 

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Man allegedly stole $675 worth of groceries from Kroger

 

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SportsLab: how to train like a footballer

 

 The Telegraph     2016-06-07 kl. 17:30     161 words

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How to train like a footballerPlay!01:25 Kimberley Rowell

Charlotte Evans MBE is a British Skier and a sight guide
Paralympian who won gold at the 2014 Winter Paralympics.

 

 

 

Paralympian Harriet dives in to Vision Express to celebrate Rio 2016 selection

 

 MyNewsdesk     2016-06-07 kl. 17:21     747 words

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Paralympian Harriet Lee joined the team at the Arndale Centre store in Manchester to celebrate the news she will be representing Great Britain in the 2016 Paralympic Games.

Paralympian Harriet dives in to Vision Express to celebrate Rio 2016 selection.... Paralympian Harriet Lee joined the team at the Arndale Centre store in Manchester to celebrate the news she will be representing Great Britain in the 2016 Paralympic...

 

 

 

LA 2024 shows support for Rio 2016 with new inspirational video featuring Olympian Thiago Pereira

 

 Sports Features     2016-06-07 kl. 16:55     531 words

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NewsUpdate MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) LA 2024's new video featuring LA 2024 Athletes' Advisory Commission

Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic Games.... "On behalf of all of us at LA 2024, we want to show our support for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.... Pereira's narrative joined by beautiful and breathtaking footage of inspirational Olympic and Paralympic...

 

 

 

News: Even More UK Tour Dates For Josh Widdicombe

 

 Beyond The Joke     2016-06-07 kl. 16:54     291 words

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Last Leg co-presenter Josh Widdicombe has confirmed more dates for the autumn leg of his What Do I Do Now? Tour.

Josh, along with co-hosts Adam Hills and Alex Brooker will also be taking the show over to Brazil to coincide with the 2016
Paralympics in Rio this September.

 

 

 

Q&A with Rio Paralympic Hopefuls

 

 Noodls     2016-06-07 kl. 16:47     736 words

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USAT - USA Triathlon (via noodls) / Print By Elizabeth Grimsley | June 02, 2016, 10:33 a.m.

Q&A with Rio
Paralympic Hopefuls.... USAT - USA Triathlon (via noodls) / Print By Elizabeth Grimsley | June 02, 2016, 10:33 a.m.(ET) With only 100 days until the men's paratriathlon at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Paralympic Games and 101 days until the...

 

 

 

Why you're wrong about Amber Heard

 

 Women24.com     2016-06-07 kl. 16:46     430 words

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Hero worship is a terrifying thing. If you look at the online conversation around Amber Heard and Johnny Depp’s divorce, you will see why. There are three things all humans love: 1. Weekends 2. Payday 3.

He is a
Paralympic. He is a good person.

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Spanish distance runner launches petition to request transfer of Operation

 

 Inside The Games     2016-06-07 kl. 16:39     648 words

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Michael Pavitt Tuesday, 7 June 2016 Spanish athletics star Jesús España has launched a petition to request the Provincial Court of Madrid to rule in favour to transferring bags of blood and plasma at the centre of the anti-doping case known as "Operation Puerto" to anti-doping authorities.

Operation Puerto has continued to prove detrimental to Spain's sporting image, with the initial case proving detrimental to Madrid's bid for the 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games.

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San Luis in Argentina to host 2017 Cerebral Palsy Football World

 

 Inside The Games     2016-06-07 kl. 16:38     291 words

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Nick Butler Tuesday, 7 June 2016 San Luis in Argentina will host next year's Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships in September 2017, it has been announced.

It will also be a major test for the sport a year after it makes its final appearence on the
Paralympic programme at September's Games in Rio de Janeiro.... "Thanks to our Federations and with the support of the Argentinian Paralympic Committee, many...

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Superhumans go head to head on Invictus Active Trainer

 

 AT Today Magazine     2016-06-07 kl. 16:34     316 words

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The Invictus Active Trainer, an exercise device designed specifically to simulate road-like pushing of a wheelchair, was featured and tested by superhumans on Channel 4’s The Superhumans Show.

2016, The Superhumans Show is a weekly magazine show on Channel 4 hosted by Alex Brooker, interviewing
Paralympic athletes and showcasing the latest in disability sport in the lead up to Rio 2016.

 

 

 

Jack Black Joins Stars For Superheroes For Kids Campaign

 

 Look to the Stars     2016-06-07 kl. 16:25     894 words

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, Jack Black , Nick Cannon , Mark Cuban, Brian Austin Green , Pete Wentz , Clark Gregg and Jason George were among the stars who got suited up to

Maverick and Asher also co-starred opposite motivational speaker, author and
Paralympic skier Josh Sundquist in a hilarious spot called “Super Agent.” Miracle Kids and brothers Max and Els Page suited up as their superhero alter egos Max Man and

 

 

 

Day 20: Cannes winners remembered - Meet the Superhumans

 

 Media Week     2016-06-07 kl. 16:16     594 words

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Channel 4's 2012 campaign made the Paralympic Games the main event

Channel 4's 2012 campaign made the
Paralympic Games the main event.... When Channel 4 won the rights in 2010 to broadcast the 2012 London Paralympic Games, the broadcaster's chairman designate, Lord Burns, promised to make them the main event, rather...

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Hoop dreams

 

 Journal Inquirer     2016-06-07 kl. 16:14     1159 words

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HARTFORD — He may spend a good deal of time raising money for athletes with disabilities, but Kevin Ollie balks at the description.

Ryan Martin, a Somers native and professional wheelchair basketball player who spends much of his summer conducting clinics for
disabled athletes, was on hand to put the new court to its proper use.... Ollie’s passion to help disabled athletes comes in...

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Seabather's eruption: 'Sea lice' found in Gulf waters

 

 Hometown Life     2016-06-07 kl. 16:07     1233 words

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Gold for small business at the Olympics

 

 Melbourne Age     2016-06-07 kl. 16:07     716 words

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The glory and the spectacle of the Rio Olympics is less than months away and Australia's small businesses are among the global team of professionals making it happen.

"EPG has been involved in multiple Olympic and
Paralympic Games, including Rio 2016, Sochi 2014, London 2012, Vancouver 2010, Athens 2004, Salt Lake City 2002 and Sydney 2000," he says.

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Froome to skip British championships for Tour prep

 

 Velo News     2016-06-07 kl. 15:58     369 words

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Chris Froome With aspirations of yellow, Chris Froome will sit out the British championships this month. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.

Dame Sarah Storey, an 11-time
Paralympic champion in three disciplines (swimming, road cycling, and track cycling), and Pooley compete in the women’s time trial, which takes place June 23.