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SWE Paracykel Team kör Världscup i Bilbao

 

 Svenska Cykelförbundet     2016-07-11 kl. 16:12     87 words

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Paracykel Landslaget SWE Paracykel Team kör årets andra Världscuptävling i Bilbao, Spanien 15-17 juli.Ett led i uppladdning inför Paralympics i Rio för de fyra cyklisterna som alla är uttagna till Rio.

Paracykel Landslaget SWE Paracykel Team kör årets andra Världscuptävling i Bilbao, Spanien 15-17 juli.Ett led i uppladdning inför
Paralympics i Rio för de fyra cyklisterna som alla är uttagna till Rio.De kör tempolopp, linje samt att

 

 

 

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Boilermaker 15K champs break away from pack late

 

 Rome Sentinel     2016-07-12 kl. 08:48     994 words

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UTICA — A little rain never stopped anyone.

McGrory is a member of Team USA and will complete at the
Paralympics in August at Rio.

 

 

 

Transalpine Health Disability Action Plan launched in Christchurch and Greymouth

 

 New Zealand Doctor Online     2016-07-12 kl. 08:43     473 words

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:41PM Media release from Canterbury DHB Consulting with families, identifying staff champions, and providing large print health information are

Paralympian Ben Lucas, Chef de Mission for the upcoming Rio Paralympics and member of the Canterbury District Health Board’s Disability Support Advisory Committee, was one of a number of people asked to provide feedback on the Burwood Hospital

 

 

 

Five minutes with Australian Paralympian Lisa Martin

 

 EquestrianLife.com.au     2016-07-12 kl. 07:59     396 words

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  © Franz Venhaus Since the announcement of the Australian Paralympic equestrian team last month, Equestrian Life has been talking to our Paralympians as they prepare to head on the road to Rio.

Five minutes with Australian
Paralympian Lisa Martin....   © Franz Venhaus Since the announcement of the Australian Paralympic equestrian team last month, Equestrian Life has been talking to our Paralympians as they prepare to head on the road to...

 

 

 

Farewell ceremony of Olympic delegation held in Argentine

 

 Xinhua News Agency     2016-07-12 kl. 07:51     107 words

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(Xinhua) -- Argentine President Mauricio Macri (L) addresses next to the basketball player Luis Scola during the farewell ceremony of Argentine Olympic delegation to the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentine, on July 11, 2016.

(Xinhua) -- Argentine President Mauricio Macri (L) addresses next to the basketball player Luis Scola during the farewell ceremony of Argentine Olympic delegation to the Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentine, on July 11,

 

 

 

Initiation snip needs no mountain

 

 City Press - News24     2016-07-12 kl. 07:34     818 words

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While we were all obsessing about the gun-toting Paralympian and the red-eyed monster at the public broadcaster, serial killers and mutilators were running amok in the country.

While we were all obsessing about the gun-toting
Paralympian and the red-eyed monster at the public broadcaster, serial killers and mutilators were running amok in the country.Last week, about 20 young boys were killed in the Eastern Cape,

 

 

 

Just who was Andy Murray’s hot Wimbledon rival?

 

 RSVP Magazine     2016-07-12 kl. 07:10     405 words

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The Wimbledon men’s singles final took place at centre court on Sunday and as predicted Andy Murray took home the gong! But while Scottish star Andy contested the final for a third time, he wasn’t the one we have our eyes on.

As of 2016, the foundation had awarded $120,000 in grants to the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and $30,000 to the Canadian
Paralympic Committee.

 

 

 

Jordan Spieth withdraws from Olympics, joining 3 other top golfers

 

 Equilibrio Informativo     2016-07-12 kl. 07:01     502 words

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That left world number three Jordan Spieth yet to commit with the deadline for American golfers to confirm to the US Olympic Committee looming on Monday.

Brazil that will be hosting the Olympic and
Paralympic Games" (full World Health Organization advice here), while the local authorities and organisers explained the ongoing work that is being carried out to minimise the risk to visitors.

 

 

 

Kathleen Murdoch to row in Rio

 

 Manning River Times     2016-07-12 kl. 06:24     420 words

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Taree-born rower named in Australian team for September's Rio Paralympics. TAREE-born Kathleen Murdoch has this week named in the Australian Paralympic rowing team for this year’s Paralympic Games in Rio.

Taree-born rower named in Australian team for September's Rio
Paralympics.... TAREE-born Kathleen Murdoch has this week named in the Australian Paralympic rowing team for this year’s Paralympic Games in Rio.It will be the first Paralympic Games for...

 

 

 

ParaLong Drive Cup a success at UT facility

 

 Maryville Daily Times     2016-07-12 kl. 06:24     132 words

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If Dean Jarvis has his way, the ParaLong Drive Cup event held Monday morning at the UT Mack and Jonnie Day Golf Facility will one day evolve into an official Olympic/Paralympic event.

If Dean Jarvis has his way, the ParaLong Drive Cup event held Monday morning at the UT Mack and Jonnie Day Golf Facility will one day evolve into an official Olympic/
Paralympic event.Golf returns to the Olympics later this summer, and the

 

 

 

Going for Gold - Hanna Hughes trying out for Olympic team

 

 KTTC     2016-07-12 kl. 06:06     407 words

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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) - When the rest of the world turns its focus on the Olympics in Rio next month, Hanna Hughes will have her sights set further down the road.

If all goes according to plan, sled hockey could become a sanctioned
paralympic sport in time for the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing China.

 

 

 

Edinboro grad Trevon Jenifer helps pace U.S. men's wheelchair basketball team

 

 Erie Times-News     2016-07-12 kl. 06:05     552 words

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Thanks in part to the defensive work of Edinboro graduate Trevon Jenifer, the American men's wheelchair basketball national

Paralympics in Brazil in September.... He played on the U.S. team that won a bronze medal at the London Paralympics in 2012 and now plays professionally with Le Cannet in France.... Paralympian. The national teams of the U.S., Great Britain and Spain are...

 

 

 

Issuance of Commemorative Coins for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games

 

 Noodls     2016-07-12 kl. 06:01     94 words

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(via noodls) / The Ministry of Finance has decided to issue coins commemorating the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games. Multiple commemorative coin versions will be issued by the opening of the Tokyo 2020 Games.

Issuance of Commemorative Coins for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and
Paralympic Games. (via noodls) / The Ministry of Finance has decided to issue coins commemorating the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Nikko Landeros ready for red-carpet treatment

 

 Loveland Herald Reporter     2016-07-12 kl. 05:50     939 words

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Berthoud athlete up for ESPY Award Nikko Landeros laughed immediately at the suggestion. Wednesday night, he expects to be star-struck when he attends the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles, but the thought someone might look at him in the same light ...

The latter endeavor is one he wants to push to see if he can be an Olympian in that sport, not a
paralympian.

 

 

 

#360business: Nike Michael Jordan brand store ensures legacy of NBA’s greatest star lives on in the UAE

 

 UAE NewsApp.com     2016-07-12 kl. 05:08     1182 words

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Jordan-only store at Dubai Mall It’s been 13 years since Michael Jordan last played in the NBA, but you wouldn’t know it from the omnipresence of the Jumpman logo.

Jordan’s sales still dwarf both. Over the years, the brand has also branched out to American football, baseball, track and field, 
Paralympics, NASCAR, boxing, golf and football, but remains most associated with basketball, which is far down

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Rio 2016: City seeing public transport "revolution" due to Olympic Games

 

 China.org.cn     2016-07-12 kl. 04:21     449 words

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One of the main areas of concern for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in choosing an Olympic host city is urban mobility, which will help visitors get around and become a legacy for residents.

The majority of the Olympic and
Paralympic events will happen in and around a number of major sites (Maracana, Engenhao, Copacabana, Barra de Tijuca, Deodoro), with individual events spread out across the city, while the Main Press Center, the

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Where Are The 2018 Olympics? Rio Is Far, Far Away From The Upcoming Winter Games

 

 Bustle     2016-07-12 kl. 04:08     520 words

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With all of this Summer Olympic Games chatter, one may start to drift off and wonder about the next series of Winter Olympic Games, since honestly, summer sports aren't for everyone.

25, and this is not even including the
Paralympic Winter Games, which are scheduled for March 9 to 18, 2018, and will feature up to 670 athletes in sports like alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing, ice sledge hockey, snowboarding, and

 

 

 

Chiller to scrutinise Rio security

 

 9News.com.au     2016-07-12 kl. 03:55     137 words

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Australia's team boss says she won't be afraid to speak out in Brazil if she doesn't think Olympic Games security is up to scratch.

Rio de Janeiro after an Australian
Paralympian was robbed at gunpoint - was ignored.

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Against all odds - battling back from a leg amputation and cancer

 

 Irish Independent     2016-07-12 kl. 03:52     1185 words

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When Dr Pat O'Leary leaves for Rio to represent Ireland in the Paralympic Games next month, it will be the culmination of 25 years of sheer willpower.

When Dr Pat O'Leary leaves for Rio to represent Ireland in the
Paralympic Games next month, it will be the culmination of 25 years of sheer willpower.The Cork-born athlete lost a knee to bone cancer at the age of 18, and later had to have his leg

 

 

 

Pinellas community shows support for Olympic sailor

 

 TBNWeekly.com     2016-07-12 kl. 03:40     52 words

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CLEARWATER – Brad Kendall, 35, a Clearwater resident and now an Olympic sailor, was practically speechless when dozens of people showed up to offer

as they prepare for the
Paralympics in Rio De Janiero in September.BRIAN GOFF.

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Pistorius gets 6-year jail term in girlfriend's death

 

 Equilibrio Informativo     2016-07-12 kl. 03:36     394 words

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After shooting Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013, Postorius was appealing a five-year prison sentence for manslaughter.

After shooting Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013, Postorius was appealing a five-year prison sentence for manslaughter.The six-time
Paralympic gold medallist had initially been convicted of culpable homicide (manslaughter) but South Africa's Supreme

 

 

 

NZ Tennis Official Receives ITF Award

 

 Noodls     2016-07-12 kl. 03:08     417 words

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Tennis New Zealand (via noodls) / Long-standing New Zealand tennis official David Smith was recently honoured by the ITF at the AGM in Zagreb, Croatia for services to tennis.

He also officiated at the Sydney Olympics and the
Paralympics and was the chair umpire for the Gold Medal Men's Singles match in the latter.

 

 

 

Aussie kids encouraged to write to 2016 Paralympians

 

 Noodls     2016-07-12 kl. 02:48     410 words

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APC - Australian Paralympic Committee (via noodls) / Australia Post is encouraging children across the country to write and send their letters of support to the Australian Paralympic Team as they prepare for their journey to the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

Aussie kids encouraged to write to 2016
Paralympians.... APC - Australian Paralympic Committee (via noodls) / Australia Post is encouraging children across the country to write and send their letters of support to the Australian Paralympic Team as they prepare for their journey to the Rio 2016 Paralympic...

 

 

 

Olympic Sprinter Tori Bowie Wanted to Be a Dentist 2 minutes ago

 

 US Weekly Online     2016-07-12 kl. 02:32     417 words

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Tori Bowie of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Mitchell Haaseth/NBC She traded gold fillings for gold medals!

The Rio
Paralympics begin September 7 and will be streamed live on TeamUSA.org .Cara Sprunk.

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Rio Olympics increases search for hotels in Brazil

 

 e-Travel Blackboard     2016-07-12 kl. 02:23     474 words

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Travel & Tourism News. Find out more at ETB News Australia, Sweden, Denmark and the United States were the countries that registered the

As was done for the World Cup 2014, Embratur has made a huge effort to increase the tourist flow of South American and also the Olympics
Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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Rio ready to welcome world: IOC

 

 China.org.cn     2016-07-12 kl. 02:21     335 words

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The warmth of Rio de Janeiro's people will ensure visitors feel welcome during next month's Olympic Games, a top International Olympic Committee official said on Monday.

The Olympics will be held from August 5 to 21 and the
Paralympics from September 7 to 18.

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Trio of Windsor athletes headed to Rio Olympics

 

 CBC     2016-07-12 kl. 01:17     387 words

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Melissa Bishop, Noelle Montcalm and Brandon McBride named to Team Canada At least three athletes with Windsor connections will be heading to Rio de Janeiro as part of Canada's Olympic team.

Melissa Bishop (R) and Jenna Westaway (L) lead the pack during a heat of the senior women's 800m semi-final at the Canadian Track and Field Championships and Selection Trials for the 2016 Summer Olympic and
Paralympic Games, in Edmonton, Alta.

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New book about death explores how to live life to the full

 

 Southland Times     2016-07-12 kl. 00:53     870 words

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Australian GP and author Leah Kaminsky's latest book has sparked difficult conversations and tough questions about matters of life, and death. A doctor who spent years coming to terms with her own mortality would have an impressive bucket list.

Stuart is in the Australian
paralympic squad which will compete in Rio.  "Too often we confuse living with merely surviving," Kaminsky writes.

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Olympians Michael Phelps, Justin Gatlin Talk Parenthood 1 minute ago

 

 US Weekly Online     2016-07-12 kl. 00:46     410 words

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[embedded content] It’s not easy balancing parenthood with the quest to get on the podium.

The Rio
Paralympics begin on September 7 and will be streamed live on TeamUSA.org .Cara Sprunk.

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CSIO RIO 2016 Games Tracker for Cycling

 

 Pedal Magazine     2016-07-12 kl. 00:36     1031 words

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(Toronto, ON) – Canadian Sport Institute Ontario ( CSIO ) would like to congratulate the 19 cyclists nominated to the Canadian Olympic Team and the 12 cyclists nominated to the Canadian Paralympic Team for the 2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games.

(Toronto, ON) – Canadian Sport Institute Ontario ( CSIO ) would like to congratulate the 19 cyclists nominated to the Canadian Olympic Team and the 12 cyclists nominated to the Canadian
Paralympic Team for the 2016 Rio Olympic and

 

 

 

Rio 2016 takes delivery of 4,200 Nissan vehicles for Olympic and Paralympic Games

 

 Noodls     2016-07-12 kl. 00:29     256 words

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Comitê Organizador dos Jogos [...] (via noodls) / Japanese car manufacturer Nissan handed over a fleet of 4,200 cars to the Rio 2016 organising committee at a ceremony in the world-famous sambódromo on Monday (11 July).

Rio 2016 takes delivery of 4,200 Nissan vehicles for Olympic and
Paralympic Games.

 

 

 

Japan to add more terrorism analysts after Dhaka attack

 

 Nikkei Asian Review     2016-07-11 kl. 23:54     168 words

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TOKYO -- The Japanese government decided Monday to ramp up an anti-terrorism unit's intelligence-gathering capabilities in response to the recent incident in Bangladesh.

Thorough anti-terrorism efforts are urgently needed ahead of the 2020 Olympics and
Paralympics, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said.

 

 

 

Gymnast Aly Raisman Is the 'Grandma' of the Team 5 minutes ago

 

 US Weekly Online     2016-07-11 kl. 23:32     520 words

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Aly Raisman at the 2016 Team USA Media Summit. Credit: Sean M. Haffey/ Aly Raisman has a new role on the gymnastics team!

The Rio
Paralympics begin September 7 and will be streamed live on TeamUSA.org .Cara Sprunk.

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Romaniw off to Rio after strong finish at trials

 

 Hamilton Spectator     2016-07-11 kl. 23:31     729 words

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Anthony Romaniw is off to the Rio Olympics. The St.

200 m and 400 m records at the McMaster Twilight Meet last month, has made the U.S. team for the Rio
Paralympics by winning the 200 m and 400 m at the U.S. trials, and finishing second in the 100 m, despite the blade of his right leg falling off

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Brazil welcomes the world with open arms

 

 East African Standard     2016-07-11 kl. 23:13     647 words

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Before the world’s greatest sporting event kicks off, Brazil can say with confidence: We are ready to host the first Olympic and Paralympic Games in South America.

We are ready to host the first Olympic and
Paralympic Games in South America.The Olympic Village, housing more than 17,000 participating athletes in one of Rio de Janeiro’s most beautiful settings, has just been inaugurated.

 

 

 

How Great Britain became a sporting powerhouse and reminded us all that

 

 The Telegraph     2016-07-11 kl. 22:57     954 words

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11 July 2016 • 9:55pm Rule Britannia: Better funding and the sharing of expertise have transformed the fortunes of a nation Credit: Reuters

And from the start, UK Sport, the body that dispenses cash to Olympic and
Paralympic contenders, was astute at determining how it was spent.

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FREE family sailing In Sutton this Saturday

 

 Sutton Coldfield Observer     2016-07-11 kl. 22:44     368 words

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Comments (0) Don't forget there is FREE family sailing for all at Sutton Sailing Club this Saturday (9 July) as part of the Sutton Coldfield Community Games!

  As excitement starts ramping up around the Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic Games, the spectacular Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series in Portsmouth later this month and the release of the remake of the boating adventure classic, Swallows and

 

 

 

Little boy fitted with "blade feet" thanks to Boston bombing survivor

 

 BNet     2016-07-11 kl. 22:33     527 words

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Jude Hill with his new prosthesis. CBS Chicago CHICAGO -- Jude is ready to run. A little boy from Illinois has been fitted with "blade feet" thanks to help from a Boston Marathon bombing survivor, CBS Chicago reported.

I just told his dad I bet we'll see him in the
Paralympic's someday," said Abbott.

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Technavio Announces Top Eight Vendors in the Foodservice Market in the US from 2016 to 2020

 

 Business Wire     2016-07-11 kl. 22:23     1639 words

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LONDON--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Technavio has announced the top eight leading vendors in their recent foodservice market in the US report until 2020.

The company has also served as an official provider of catering services in 2002 Olympic and
Paralympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City.

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Dungannon man going to Rio

 

 Tyrone Courier     2016-07-11 kl. 22:09     307 words

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Wednesday, 13 July 2016 DUNGANNON sharpshooter Philip Eaglesham has been named in the Ireland team for the Rio Paralympics in September.

Wednesday, 13 July 2016 DUNGANNON sharpshooter Philip Eaglesham has been named in the Ireland team for the Rio
Paralympics in September.Philip will compete in the 10 metre Air Rifle competition.... Competing in this sport has given him a new drive for his life and he is very grateful to Team Ireland for giving him the opportunity to go to Rio and represent them in the Paralympics...

 

 

 

Olympic bid meeting tonight

 

 Santa Monica Daily Press     2016-07-11 kl. 21:59     143 words

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Organizers of the 2024 bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games are hosting a public meeting tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Civic Center.

Organizers of the 2024 bid to host the Olympic and
Paralympic Games are hosting a public meeting tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Civic Center.LA 2024 is inviting locals to a briefing on the beach volleyball event proposed for Santa Monica, followed by a

 

 

 

Windsor's Melissa Bishop coming home before heading to Rio

 

 Big News Network     2016-07-11 kl. 21:45     77 words

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Windsors Melissa Bishop coming home before heading to Rio Tuesday 12th July, 2016 Melissa Bishop crosses the finish line in the senior

Olympic and
Paralympic Games, in Edmonton, Alta., on Sunday July 10, 2016.

 

 

 

Polish earns berth on US Paralympic archery team

 

 Greene County Messenger     2016-07-11 kl. 21:44     271 words

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Kevin Polish Jr. and the rest of the field in the U.S. Paralympic archery trials Monday shot the equivalent of two tournaments, but the long day was worth the effort because he earned a berth into the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Paralympic Games.

Polish earns berth on US
Paralympic archery team.... Paralympic archery trials Monday shot the equivalent of two tournaments, but the long day was worth the effort because he earned a berth into the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Paralympic Games.The finals...

 

 

 

Opinion: Brazil welcomes the world with open arms

 

 NewsReality.com     2016-07-11 kl. 21:33     28 words

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Before the world's greatest sporting event kicks off, Brazil can say with confidence: We are ready to host the first Olympic and Paralympic Games in South America.

We are ready to host the first Olympic and
Paralympic Games in South America.

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Rio 'ready to welcome world: 'Olympics committee

 

 France24     2016-07-11 kl. 21:28     289 words

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- 21H05 © AFP/File | The head of the International Olympic Committee coordination committee said a final pre-Games visit showed that sporting venues

21H05 © AFP/File | The head of the International Olympic Committee coordination committee said a final pre-Games visit showed that sporting venues. ...and the athletes' Olympic Village are set for the start of the Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic

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US Consulate General in São Paulo celebrates the Independence Day of the United States

 

 US Embassy Brazil: Brasilia     2016-07-11 kl. 21:27     275 words

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  On June 30, the US Consulate General in São Paulo held its traditional 4th of July celebration, commemorating the 240th Independence Day of the United States.

 And we are also working in partnership with the Brazilian government as the country prepares to host the Olympic and
Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, which, I believe will be spectacular,” Ambassador Ayalde said....   Consul General Zuniga noted that,”And with the Olympic and Paralympic...

 

 

 

From medals to medicines

 

 PressReleasePoint     2016-07-11 kl. 21:24     772 words

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Blind from birth, Rina Akiyama knew from a young age that she wanted to achieve two very important things.

Blind from birth, Rina Akiyama knew from a young age that she wanted to achieve two very important things.She wanted to stand on the podium at a
Paralympic Games and she wanted to have a career with a company that valued her skills and gave her

 

 

 

Record 27 LGBTI athletes set for Rio Olympics

 

 OutSports     2016-07-11 kl. 21:12     633 words

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The Rio Olympics has 27 publicly out LGBTI athletes set to compete, the most ever for an Olympics. The British delegation currently holds the crown as the "gayest" in Rio.

Several out athletes have also qualified for the
Paralympics.

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New road with exclusive bus corridor links main Olympic zones in Rio

 

 Noodls     2016-07-11 kl. 21:02     399 words

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Comitê Organizador dos Jogos [...

Rio launches travel card for public transport during Olympic and
Paralympic Games The Transolímpica is expected to reduce travel times between Deodoro and Recreio to the west of Barra by 60 per cent.... The heart of the Games During Rio 2016, Barra Olympic Park will be the heart of Games with nine venues hosting 16 Olympic and nine Paralympic...

 

 

 

Manitoba track athletes nominated for Olympic team

 

 Winnipeg Free Press     2016-07-11 kl. 20:53     422 words

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Athletics Canada has confirmed three Manitobans are expected to be a part of the Canadian track and field contingent headed to the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil next month.

Dan Riedlhuber / The Canadian Press Nicole Setterington competes during a heat in the senior women 110m hurdles during the Canadian Track and Field Championships and Selection Trials for the 2016 Summer Olympic and
Paralympic Games, in Edmonton,

 

 

 

Blind Howard University rower says he’s lost his sight, but not his vision

 

 NewsReality.com     2016-07-11 kl. 20:34     15 words

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Ibrahim Onafeko, a latecomer to the sport, will try to qualify for the Rio Paralympics.

Ibrahim Onafeko, a latecomer to the sport, will try to qualify for the Rio
Paralympics.

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Para Athletes To Compete At 2016 Millennium Marathon

 

 Newspic Ghana     2016-07-11 kl. 20:25     41 words

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Disabled athletes also known as Para athletes would be given the opportunity to race alongside abled runners in this year rsquo;s Millennium Marathon scheduled for Accra on September 3, 2016.

Disabled athletes also known as Para athletes would be given the opportunity to race alongside abled runners in this year rsquo;s Millennium Marathon scheduled for Accra on September 3, 2016.At a Press Briefing held READ COMPLETE ARTICLE:

 

 

 

DENIS SHAPOVALOV CLINCHES JUNIOR TITLE ON BANNER DAY FOR CANADA AT WIMBLEDON WITH MILOS RAONIC LOSING TO ANDY MURRAY

 

 10sBalls     2016-07-11 kl. 20:02     1839 words

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Written by: Staff on 11th July 2016 Milos Raonic of Canada returns to Andy Murray of Britain in the men's singles final of the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis Club, in London, Britain, 10 July 2016.

Tennis Canada est membre de la Fédération internationale de tennis, du Comité olympique canadien, du Comité
paralympique canadien et de l’Association internationale de tennis en fauteuil roulant.... De plus, Tennis Canada administre, commandite et choisit des équipes pour la Coupe Davis, la Fed Cup, les Jeux olympiques et paralympiques...

 

 

 

Blind Howard University rower says he’s lost his sight, but not his vision

 

 Washington Post     2016-07-11 kl. 19:50     1009 words

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By Amie Just, As Ibrahim “Dammie” Onafeko watched his vision deteriorate to the point of blindness, he was nearly alone. He’d had six surgeries attempting to save his eyesight, which was being overtaken by cataracts.

Blindness is just an opportunity for me to do more than I could have ever done with vision.” One contribution Onafeko wants to make is to row in the
paralympics, which begin Sept.... There is no Nigerian paralympic rowing team.

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Pyeongchang 2018 to use robots to help with security at Olympic venues

 

 Insidethegames.biz     2016-07-11 kl. 19:48     344 words

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The South Korean Government will use robots to enhance security at Pyeongchang 2018 venues during the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, it has been reported.

The South Korean Government will use robots to enhance security at Pyeongchang 2018 venues during the Winter Olympic and
Paralympic Games, it has been reported.News agency Yonhap has reported that the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy in the

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Rio 2016: 65 track & field athletes named to Team Canada

 

 Global News Canada     2016-07-11 kl. 19:44     318 words

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; Sekou Kaba leads the pack in the senior men's 100 metre hurdles final during the Canadian Track and Field Championships and Selection Trials for the 2016 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games, in Edmonton, Alta., on Sunday, July 10, 2016.

Rio 2016: 65 track & field athletes named to Team Canada. ; Sekou Kaba leads the pack in the senior men's 100 metre hurdles final during the Canadian Track and Field Championships and Selection Trials for the 2016 Summer Olympic and
Paralympic...

 

 

 

Ready for Rio? Peterborough Cathedral Holiday Club takes up Olympic theme

 

 Cambs Times 24     2016-07-11 kl. 19:43     206 words

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17:33 11 July 2016 Ben Jolley Peterborough Cathedral is "Ready for Rio"

The event will take up the summer's Olympic and
Paralympic theme and ask the children “Are you ready for Rio?”.

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Boccia introduced to Asian countries at event in Dubai

 

 Inside The Games     2016-07-11 kl. 19:38     247 words

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Dan Palmer Monday, 11 July 2016 Seven Asian countries were represented at a "Making Boccia Accessible" event in Dubai.

Dan Palmer Monday, 11 July 2016 Seven Asian countries were represented at a "Making Boccia Accessible" event in Dubai.The scheme, supported by world governing body the Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed), the International
Paralympic

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Are Olympians Allowed To Have Tattoos? Ink Is More Common Than You May Think

 

 Bustle     2016-07-11 kl. 19:23     373 words

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As the Rio Games draw ever nearer, it's time to ask some questions. Take, for instance, the topic of body modification — are Olympians allowed to have tattoos ?

Just last May, British
Paralympic athlete (one of 2012's gold medalists, no less) Josef Craig was disqualified for sporting the Olympic rings .... It's more than a little surprising, especially when you consider the popularity of the interlocked rings — but less so when you consider the fact that the International Paralympic...

 

 

 

NJ Sled Hockey Team Includes Disabled Athletes From Military, Local Community

 

 Livingston Patch     2016-07-11 kl. 19:14     323 words

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It’s called “sled hockey,” and the disabled athletes that play the sport are some of the toughest competitors in the Garden State. And on July 23, you’ll get a chance to see what the sport is all about, North Jersey.

NJ Sled Hockey Team Includes
Disabled Athletes From Military, Local Community.... It’s called “sled hockey,” and the disabled athletes that play the sport are some of the toughest competitors in the Garden State. And on July 23, you’ll get a chance...

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Saved by Soccer

 

 Memphis Magazine     2016-07-11 kl. 19:03     2659 words

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Randy Hensley knew something was wrong when he saw his son’s backpack in the kitchen sink. Two days before Christmas in 2006, Randy and his wife, Donna, returned to their Collierville home around lunchtime after doing some holiday shopping.

Soccer’s 2015 Disabled Player of the Year — is training for the
Paralympics.... Paralympic National Team (PNT) in the eight-team soccer tournament this summer in Rio de Janeiro.... Paralympic National Team.  “He asked me about my story,” remembers Hensley,...

 

 

 

Entries now open for England Athletics Age Group champs

 

 Noodls     2016-07-11 kl. 19:00     254 words

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England Athletics (via noodls) / We are pleased to announce that online entry is now open for the England Athletics U17 and U15 Track and FIeld Championships and England Athletics Age Group Disability Athletics Championships.

England Athletics (via noodls) / We are pleased to announce that online entry is now open for the England Athletics U17 and U15 Track and FIeld Championships and England Athletics Age Group
Disability Athletics Championships.The event takes place at

 

 

 

Hotel Arts Barcelona Commemorates Olympic Games With New Activities

 

 Yahoo! Finance     2016-07-11 kl. 18:58     679 words

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- This summer, , a luxury beachfront hotel that was constructed for the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, will commemorate those iconic games and salute the upcoming Olympics in Brazil.

In addition, Virtual Reality will immerse visitors in the history of the sporting venue while an innovative concept "Open Chair" will pay tribute to the
Paralympics.

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Las Cruces native Letticia Martinez qualifies for 2016 Paralympics

 

 Deming Headlight     2016-07-11 kl. 18:44     1299 words

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Las Cruces native Letticia Martinez qualifies for 2016
Paralympics.... Manage your account settings.Log Out Get the news Share Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LAS CRUCES – Letticia Martinez learned a lot four years ago in her first Paralympic...

 

 

 

Archery’s Outdoor Nationals begin Thursday in Decatur

 

 Decatur Daily     2016-07-11 kl. 18:34     318 words

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Nicole Bosch of Cleveland, Ohio, participates during the 2015 Outdoor Nationals at Jack Allen Recreation Complex. The event returns to Decatur this week. '+__tnt.truncateStr(oAsset.

Olympic,
Paralympic medalists and world champions will be taking part in the U.S.

 

 

 

Editorial: Twenty-Five Days and Counting Down in Rio

 

 The Rio Times     2016-07-11 kl. 18:32     639 words

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Editorial, by Stone Korshak RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – It is amazing to be so close to the Olympics after all these years of build-up, only to have the last year be such a let-down.

Paralympic events. Schools, hospitals and police are among the government jobs that cannot be paid without a federal bailout , which has been granted.

 

 

 

Bailey is given a watching brief at Rio Paralympics

 

 Northamptonshire Telegraph     2016-07-11 kl. 18:30     10 words

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Bailey is given a watching brief at Rio
Paralympics.

 

 

 

British riders hope Hartpury results enough for Rio

 

 International Paralympic Committee     2016-07-11 kl. 18:28     475 words

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The Para equestrian event was the last competition for athletes to impress ahead of the team selection.

The Para equestrian event was the last competition for athletes to impress ahead of the team selection.Great Britain’s Para equestrian riders did their best to leave lasting impressions for selectors ahead of the Rio 2016
Paralympic Games at the

 

 

 

RapidKL may operate in Kuching if there’s request — COO

 

 Borneo Post Online     2016-07-11 kl. 18:25     419 words

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Sukma 2016 hornbill mascots Satria (left) and Satrina posing with the RapidKL buses after the handover ceremony at the Pending Port yesterday.

It is to be able to meet the needs of people,” he said yesterday after the handover ceremony of 25 RapidKL buses to the state government for use during Sukma 2016 this month and the National
Paralympics Games early next month.

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Another first for Crawley girl Becky

 

 Children's Trust     2016-07-11 kl. 18:14     452 words

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A Crawley girl, who inspired an annual supercar fundraiser for a children’s charity, helped to get The Supercar Event at Dunsfold Park , Cranleigh on

Lending their support, TV presenters Andrea McLean and Laura Hamilton attended the event, along with comedian Tom Lucy, TV reality star Mark Dixon and
Paralympian Danny Nobbs.

 

 

 

16 things you didn’t know about Senator Chantal Petitclerc

 

 Hill Times     2016-07-11 kl. 18:01     569 words

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Former paralympian Chantal Petitclerc was one of the seven new independent senators appointed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on March 18, 2016.

Former
paralympian Chantal Petitclerc was one of the seven new independent senators appointed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on March 18, 2016.The Globe and Mail has called her the world’s fastest woman on three wheels, but her new job in the

 

 

 

Kendell Williams gives UGA another Olympian

 

 OnlineAthens     2016-07-11 kl. 17:59     812 words

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EUGENE, Ore. | Georgia junior Kendell Williams clinched her spot on Team USA in dramatic fashion to highlight the final day of the U.S. Track & Field Trials in Eugene, Ore., on Sunday.

Paralympian Jarryd Wallace has also advanced to his second Games, this time in the 100m. “This is a historic moment for the University of Georgia track and field program,” said Bulldog head coach Petros Kyprianou, who personally coaches seven of

 

 

 

Golfer Jordan Spieth withdraws from Olympics

 

 Houston Chronicle     2016-07-11 kl. 17:58     1036 words

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Photo: Gene J. Puskar, STF Image 1 of / 15 Caption Close Image 1 of 15 Defending champion Jordan Spieth wrapped up his rain-delayed first round early Friday morning, shooting a 2-over 72 that included five bogeys and two birdies.

Even worse, only 15-percent of
Paralympic tickets were sold.

 

 

 

Qatari referees selected for Beach Handball World C’ship

 

 Qatar Olympic Committee     2016-07-11 kl. 17:52     9520 words

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Stage set for WPA World 9-ball Championship Qatar qualify to semifinals of AVC Continental Cup Qatar ready for Beach Handball World ChampionshipQatar

qualification to Olympic Games finals 2016 Al Rayyan down Al Suwaiq in GCC Champions LeagueOverwhelming response to SOP
Paralympic DayTrap competition at Qatar Shotgun Championship concludedAl Sadd victorious in AFC Champions LeagueQBF reviews sport

 

 

 

Rio 2016 is ready to welcome the world

 

 SportsBusinessNews.com     2016-07-11 kl. 17:45     1059 words

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With 25 days to go until the Opening Ceremony, “ ” according to International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission Chair Nawal El Moutawakel .

hosting the Olympic and
Paralympic Games” (full WHO advice here), while the local authorities and organisers explained the ongoing work that is being carried out to minimise the risk to visitors.

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UK Prime Minister Cameron reveals when he will resign

 

 AOL.com     2016-07-11 kl. 17:43     1235 words

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Theresa May will become the next prime minister of the United Kingdom on Wednesday evening.

Tags: CRIME LAW POLITICS BUSINESS) Britain's Home Secretary Theresa May gestures next to an unidentified man during the evening swimming session at the London 2012
Paralympic Games at the Aquatics Centre August 30, 2012.

 

 

 

Para Athletes off to Berlin Grand-Prix

 

 Namibian Broadcasting Corporation     2016-07-11 kl. 17:40     229 words

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By: Martin Ukarerani Namibia Paralympic Committee is gearing up seven athletes to go and represent Namibia at the 2016 Berlin Grand Prix in Germany this month.

By: Martin Ukarerani Namibia
Paralympic Committee is gearing up seven athletes to go and represent Namibia at the 2016 Berlin Grand Prix in Germany this month.The event is one of the 12 Grand Prix organize by the International Paralympic Committee...

 

 

 

LA 2024 meet more Olympians in Eugene and San Jose

 

 Insidethegames.biz     2016-07-11 kl. 17:39     421 words

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More than 110 Olympians and Paralympians attended the latest two Town Hall meetings held by Los Angeles 2024.

More than 110 Olympians and
Paralympians attended the latest two Town Hall meetings held by Los Angeles 2024.The American bid for the Games in eight years is holding events all over the country with the aim of promoting the Californian city's

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Inside The Games (web)

 

 

 

Audi: partner of international sport

 

 4 Traders     2016-07-11 kl. 17:20     1210 words

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Audi in winter sports: far more than a financial sponsor Its commitment in winter sports provides Audi with an ideal platform to present the sporting performance and dynamism of the brand to an international audience.

Supporting German Olympic and
Paralympic athletes When the German Olympic and Paralympic athletes were competing for medals in Sochi, Russia, in spring of 2014 Audi accompanied them as a partner of the German Olympic Sports Confederation and

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Automotive World (web)

 

 

 

AUDI : partner of international sport

 

 4 Traders     2016-07-11 kl. 17:20     1210 words

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Audi in winter sports: far more than a financial sponsor Its commitment in winter sports provides Audi with an ideal platform to present the sporting performance and dynamism of the brand to an international audience.

Supporting German Olympic and
Paralympic athletes When the German Olympic and Paralympic athletes were competing for medals in Sochi, Russia, in spring of 2014 Audi accompanied them as a partner of the German Olympic Sports Confederation and

 

 

 

Media Advisory - Photo / Video Opportunity - Canada's para-swimmers to gather on Parliament Hill for Rio 2016 Paralympic Team nomination

 

 Yahoo! Canada     2016-07-11 kl. 17:12     88 words

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—Media availability scheduled for July 14 in Ottawa— OTTAWA, July 11, 2016 The para-swimmers will also receive their Paralympic rings, a Swimming Canada tradition, from the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities.

Canada's para-swimmers to gather on Parliament Hill for Rio 2016
Paralympic Team nomination. —Media availability scheduled for July 14 in Ottawa— OTTAWA, July 11, 2016 The para-swimmers will also receive their Paralympic rings, a Swimming Canada

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Canada NewsWire (web)

 

 

 

Paralympic torch comes to Churchdown school sports day

 

 Gloucester Citizen     2016-07-11 kl. 17:11     301 words

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Sporting history was witnessed in Churchdown when its primary school hosted the Paralympic torch ahead of this year's games. The torch has been on a tour of the UK and the final stop was at St Mary's Catholic Primary School in the village.

Paralympic torch comes to Churchdown school sports day.... Sporting history was witnessed in Churchdown when its primary school hosted the Paralympic torch ahead of this year's games.... The Paralympic torch visited the school on Friday, July 8, and has...

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Coventry’s leading figures and businesses have joined forces to support local Paralympic hopeful, Kare Adenegan, in her efforts towards Rio 2016.

 

 Edge Magazine.org     2016-07-11 kl. 17:06     737 words

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The Midland Sports Centre for the Disabled Trust – which owns the Xcel Leisure Centre in Mitchell Avenue – along with Study Inn Group, in Corporation

Coventry’s leading figures and businesses have joined forces to support local
Paralympic hopeful, Kare Adenegan, in her efforts towards Rio 2016.The Midland Sports Centre for the Disabled Trust – which owns the Xcel Leisure Centre in Mitchell

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Adidas seals Mitchell Ness sale deal

 

 TheAfricaNews.Net     2016-07-11 kl. 16:59     806 words

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Cape Town - South African swimming superstar Chad le Clos has confirmed that both his parents are battling cancer. Le Clos, the 2012 gold medal winner in the 200m butterfly in London, is expected ... The Africa News.

The sister of
Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius, who is serving a six-year sentence for killing his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013, has said she is` grateful` to ...

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Science behind the gold rush

 

 Eureka     2016-07-11 kl. 16:55     1531 words

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Tim Fryer 11 July 2016 Hannah Cockcroft winning gold at Lonon 2012

Hannah Cockcroft was a double gold medallist at the 2012
Paralympics specialising in sprint distances in the T34 classification, and is competing in three events in Rio this year.... She holds the Paralympic and world records for both the 100 metres T34...

 

 

 

Olympic Broadcasting: Inside the Chief Executive’s Office

 

 TV Technology     2016-07-11 kl. 16:33     1581 words

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MADRID— As the host broadcaster, Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) is responsible for providing the images and sound of the Olympic Games as a

OBS will also act as Host Broadcaster for the Rio 2016
Paralympic Games.

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Caitlyn Jenner talks Donald Trump and returning to sport

 

 GQ-Magazine     2016-07-11 kl. 16:31     827 words

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The Olympic gold medallist turned reality TV darling and LGBT activist talks to GQ

Olympic and
Paralympic teams ahead of Rio.

 

 

 

British Wheelchair Basketball demonstrates its positive impact on people with disability in the UK.

 

 British Wheelchair Basketball     2016-07-11 kl. 16:26     373 words

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the Chief Executive of British Wheelchair Basketball, Charlie Bethel, unveiled the organisations 2016 Impact Report .

It recognised the legacy of the 2012 London
Paralympics on raising awareness of the sport, and its influence on increasing participation with a 211% rise in the last four years....retired Paralympian, echoes Charlie’s sentiments ‘We offer individuals who...

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Escalation of Tensions Over Security at Rio Olympics Unnecessarу

 

 Sputnik     2016-07-11 kl. 16:23     191 words

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MOSCOW (Sputnik) — There is no need to escalate tensions around the security situation at the 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics, Director of Department of Latin America of the Russian Foreign Ministry Alexander Schetinin said Monday.

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — There is no need to escalate tensions around the security situation at the 2016 Rio Olympics and
Paralympics, Director of Department of Latin America of the Russian Foreign Ministry Alexander Schetinin said Monday."It's

 

 

 

Fighting intensifies in South Sudan capital

 

 MyInforms     2016-07-11 kl. 16:19     1676 words

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Main Africa It comes despite the UN Security Council on Sunday demanding that president Salva Kiir and his vice president Riek Machar "do their

Ten women were found dead in the… 07.06 / 09:27 thenational.ae South African double-amputee
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to six years in prison on Wednesday for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in… 07.05 / 20:44

 

 

 

Will he find the new Chantelle? CBB star Preston looks for love on First

 

 Daily Star     2016-07-11 kl. 16:15     503 words

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THE last time Samuel Preston entered a reality TV show, he left with a fiancée.

The first episode of the special celeb series saw Jess Wright, Richard Blackwood, Esther Rantzen and
Paralympic table tennis player Will Bayley go on dates in front of the cameras, while Preston's episode also features Gogglebox lass Scarlett

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Malmö to host 2018 IBSA Goalball World Championships

 

 Insidethegames.biz     2016-07-11 kl. 16:12     202 words

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Malmö has been confirmed as the host of the 2018 Goalball World Championships. The Swedish city has been approved for the event in two years time by the International Blind Sport Association (IBSA), which governs the tournament.

The Worlds, for men and women, will be of particular importance in 2018 as they will serve as the first of three qualification tournaments for the 2020
Paralympic Games in Japanese capital Tokyo.

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TV Critics: Celebrity First Dates; The Musketeers; Cats Make You Laugh Out Loud

 

 Broadcastnow     2016-07-11 kl. 16:12     419 words

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Celebrity First Dates, Channel 4 “What’s already a fascinating study of human behaviour becomes even more deliciously awkward when you throw in the inevitable weirdness that comes from matching famous people with normals.

Telegraph “
Paralympian table tennis champion Will Bayley’s instant rapport with big-hearted paediatric nurse Jessica was a reminder that the genre at its best can be genuinely heart-warming.

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Family's joy as Norwich tennis ace Alfie Hewett is crowned Wimbledon

 

 Eastern Daily Press 24     2016-07-11 kl. 16:12     357 words

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13:40 11 July 2016 David Freezer Alfie Hewett celebrates victory in the men's wheelchair doubles on day twelve of the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon. Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

...champion.13:40 11 July 2016 David Freezer Alfie Hewett celebrates victory in the men's wheelchair doubles on day twelve of the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon. Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire. PA

 

 

 

Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Will Open New Club Floors "Premier Grand" in December, 2016

 

 Minyanville     2016-07-11 kl. 16:02     469 words

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo will open New Club Floors "Premier Grand" in December, 2016. This elegant space will deliver the very best in luxury and comfort.

Because this year marks the 45 th anniversary of operations, suite rooms on the upper floors will be fully renovated with a view to the upcoming Tokyo Olympics and
Paralympics to be held in 2020, the 50 th year anniversary of the Keio Plaza Hotel in

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Im Dezember 2016 eröffnet das Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo die neuen Club-Etagen "Premier Grand"