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Fem frågor om den fortsatta dopningsutredningen

 

 Dagens Nyheter     2016-10-13 kl. 16:40     181 words

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Fem frågor till DN:s dopningsexpert Jens Littorin om fallet Johaug.

Utredningen görs av tjänstemän på Antidoping Norge (ADNO), som är en oberoende stiftelse som inrättades 2003 av Norges idrottsförbund, Norges olympiska och
paralympiska förbund samt kultur- och kyrkodepartementet.

 

 

 

Svenskhoppet skrällde mot toppseedad: Stort

 

 Svenska Tennisförbundet     2016-10-13 kl. 12:01     285 words

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Här är första svenska glädjeämnet i Invacare Swedish Open. 22-åriga Rebecka Sternisa Bellander slog ut tävlingens högst rankade namn och är klar för semifinal.

Förra månaden avgjordes
Paralympics i Rio de Janeiro med två svenska deltagare i rullstolstennisen:

 

 

 

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Neighbours nominated for their services to volunteering

 

 Charity Today News     2016-10-14 kl. 08:44     333 words

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Neighbours from New Addington have been recognised for their contribution to the deafblind community by national charity, Sense.

they’ll have the opportunity to find out if they have won the award, as well as meet other nominees, judges and host elite cyclist and
Paralympian gold medalist, Steve Bate.

 

 

 

Sedimo to clinch BNSC top post?

 

 Botswana Gazette     2016-10-14 kl. 07:46     488 words

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Former Director of Sports and Recreation (DSR) in the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Falcon Sedimo is expected to be named the new Chief Executive Officer of the Botswana National Sports Commission (BNSC), this publication has learned.

  Representatives from the
Paralympics Association and Women in Sports will be included as a way of empowering women in sports as well as push the disabled’s interests in the sports fraternity.

 

 

 

This Inspiring Paraplegic Is Shooting His Way into National Records without a Coach or Formal Training

 

 Yahoo! India     2016-10-14 kl. 07:28     879 words

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Para rifle-shooter Sidhartha Babu speaks to The Better India about what it takes to become a national record-holding shooting champion. S idhartha Babu talks about shooting the way Sun Tzu would speak about war.

The shooter has requested the government to send him abroad for international training so he can represent the country at the 2020
Paralympics.... He says, “I need to participate and win medals in international events to be eligible for the Paralympics.”...

 

 

 

Flooring Industry Council of Greater St. Louis Gives Back

 

 St. Louis CNR     2016-10-14 kl. 07:04     102 words

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The Flooring Industry Council of Greater St. Louis (FIC) has donated $4000 to the Disabled Athlete Sports Assn. (DASA). Proceeds are from the FIC’s annual golf tournament held on May 9 at Old Hickory Golf Club.

Louis (FIC) has donated $4000 to the
Disabled Athlete Sports Assn.

 

 

 

Para-rowing Classification Updates

 

 Rowing Australia News     2016-10-14 kl. 06:48     74 words

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In conjunction with the Australian Paralympic Committee and State Rowing Associations, Rowing Australia have developed the National Classification Guidelines 2016 – 2020 which outlines the structure for classification in Australia.

In conjunction with the Australian
Paralympic Committee and State Rowing Associations, Rowing Australia have developed the National Classification Guidelines 2016 – 2020 which outlines the structure for classification in Australia.In response to

 

 

 

MSU’s Team Physician to Speak at MMCC

 

 Mount Pleasant Morning Sun     2016-10-14 kl. 06:21     165 words

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Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC) will host Jeffery Kovan, DO, Team Physician at Michigan State University at 7 p.m. on Oct. 18 for a presentation about his work with MSU athletes.

18 for a presentation about his work with MSU athletes.He will also describe his experiences as a physician for the 2014
Paralympics in Sochi, Russia.

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Mount Pleasant Morning Sun (web)

 

 

 

FOCUS: IPC head encourages Japan s medal hopes, calm on Tokyo 2020 review

 

 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2016-10-14 kl. 06:21     13 words

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By Rhyannon Bartlett-Imadegawa, ROME - Philip Craven, president of the International Paralympic

Philip Craven, president of the International
Paralympic. ...Comm.

 

 

 

Another key for Chalmers

 

 Port Lincoln Times     2016-10-14 kl. 06:20     285 words

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Olympic gold medallist Kyle Chalmers has continued to receive recognition, including from the City of Marion.

Chalmers receved the Key to the City of Marion in a special ceremony to celebrate athletes who either train or live in the council area and competed in the Rio Olympics or
Paralympics....“This award recognises the countless hours of hard work, sacrifice and dedication it takes to succeed.” The ceremony also honoured five other athletes, which included Rio Paralympic...

 

 

 

FOCUS: IPC head encourages Japan's medal hopes, calm on Tokyo 2020 review

 

 Kyodo     2016-10-14 kl. 06:11     115 words

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Philip Craven, president of the International Paralympic Committee, encouraged Japan's medal hopes in four years' time in Tokyo, saying their Rio effort was a good foundation to work on -- despite the lack of a single gold medal.

Philip Craven, president of the International
Paralympic Committee, encouraged Japan's medal hopes in four years' time in Tokyo, saying their Rio effort was a good foundation to work on -- despite the lack of a single gold medal.At the Sport at the

 

 

 

Two-time world champion Asami announces retirement from judo

 

 Insidethegames.biz     2016-10-14 kl. 06:02     292 words

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Two-time world under 48 kilograms champion Haruna Asami of Japan has announced her retirement from judo at the age of 28.

Two-time world under 48 kilograms champion Haruna Asami of Japan has announced her retirement from judo at the age of 28.Asami clinched the gold medal in her weight category at the 2010 World Championships in 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games host

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Inside The Games (web)

 

 

 

Dubai plans fitness index in 2018 as part of healthy living drive

 

 Arabian Business     2016-10-14 kl. 05:51     302 words

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Dubai is planning to launch a fitness index in 2018 as part of an initiative to encourage people living in the city to practise sport and adopt it as a lifestyle.

The initiative will also have ambassadors representing various sectors of society including
Paralympic champion Mohammed Khamis who will represent the disabled, and ex-international football player Mohammed Al-Kous who will represent the category of

 

 

 

Japan seeks fire, earthquake safety strategy for foreign tourists

 

 Kyodo     2016-10-14 kl. 05:33     84 words

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The Japanese government started discussions Friday on a strategy for guiding foreign tourists to safety in case of fires and earthquakes, as it prepares to host the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo.

The Japanese government started discussions Friday on a strategy for guiding foreign tourists to safety in case of fires and earthquakes, as it prepares to host the 2020 Olympics and
Paralympics in Tokyo.A panel under the Fire and Disaster

 

 

 

Paralympians return home

 

 Northwest Tasmania Advocate     2016-10-14 kl. 05:15     219 words

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Tasmania’s most successful representation at the Paralympic games has been celebrated with a state reception in Hobart. Tasmania’s most successful representation at the Paralympic games has been celebrated with a state reception in Hobart.

Paralympians return home.... Tasmania’s most successful representation at the Paralympic games has been celebrated with a state reception in Hobart.... Tasmania’s most successful representation at the Paralympic games has been celebrated with a state...

 

 

 

MOTORSPORT: Another golden moment for Zanardi

 

 Carsales.com.au     2016-10-14 kl. 05:11     970 words

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Not only are Mark Skaife, Russell Ingall and Tony Longhurst going to race a BMW M6 GT3 , so too is paralympian Alex Zanardi – this weekend.

Not only are Mark Skaife, Russell Ingall and Tony Longhurst going to race a BMW M6 GT3 , so too is
paralympian Alex Zanardi – this weekend.Race day is still almost four months away for the Aussie trio at the Bathurst 12-Hour, but for Zanardi (who

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Car Point (web) - Motoring.com.au (web)

 

 

 

Robots going for gold at Tokyo 2020

 

 MyPaper.sg     2016-10-14 kl. 04:56     223 words

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Advertisement Oct 14, 2016 TOKYO THE robot olympics are coming to Japan in 2020, the same year that the eyes of the world will be on the summer games in Tokyo.

Tokyo will host the 2020 Summer Olympics starting in late July that year, followed by the
Paralympics.

 

 

 

Statement by the Honourable Olivia Grange on Planned Celebration for Rio Athletes

 

 Government of Jamaica     2016-10-14 kl. 04:19     50 words

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I will now present to you an outline of the programme for the planned tribute to our RIO ambassadors in celebration of Jamaica’s achievement at the Summer Olympics and Paralympics Games in August.

I will now present to you an outline of the programme for the planned tribute to our RIO ambassadors in celebration of Jamaica’s achievement at the Summer Olympics and
Paralympics Games in August.The well anticipated events are scheduled for …

 

 

 

United States Olympians Score a Win against the 'Victory Tax'

 

 Davis Brown Law Firm     2016-10-14 kl. 04:13     229 words

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- October 13, 2016 On October 7, 2016, President Obama signed into law the United States Appreciation for Olympians and Paralympians Act (the “Act”), H.R. 5946.

October 13, 2016 On October 7, 2016, President Obama signed into law the United States Appreciation for Olympians and
Paralympians Act (the “Act”), H.R....the Olympic Games or Paralympic Games.” The Act gained overwhelming support, passing in the House...

 

 

 

Glenwright appointed head of global development at International Cricket Council

 

 Insidethegames.biz     2016-10-14 kl. 04:08     332 words

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World Rugby general manager for Asia and Oceania William Glenwright has been appointed as head of global development at the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Paralympic Games, is due to take up his new position later this year.

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Inside The Games (web)

 

 

 

'Sound of Music' tours have put Salzburg on the map, but most Austrians have never seen the movie

 

 New Zealand Herald     2016-10-14 kl. 04:06     977 words

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For more than 50 years, The Sound of Music has captured the imagination of movie-goers and musical fans with its catchy tunes and lovable characters set against the stunning Austrian Alps.

Innsbruck The capital of Western Austria's Tyrol region, Innsbruck is a haven for winter sports — twice host to the Winter Olympics (1964 and 1976), the Winter
Paralympics (1984 and 1988) and the first host of the Winter Youth Olympics (2012).

 

 

 

Hillside's Jackson readies to further his track career

 

 Triangle Tribune     2016-10-14 kl. 03:53     526 words

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DURHAM – Hillside High senior Desmond Jackson, 17, recently returned from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where he was Team USA’s youngest male competitor in track and field at the Paralympic Games.

DURHAM – Hillside High senior Desmond Jackson, 17, recently returned from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where he was Team USA’s youngest male competitor in track and field at the
Paralympic Games.Jackson, whose leg was amputated before his first

 

 

 

Bursa Malaysia Almost Unchanged In Early Trade

 

 Bernama     2016-10-14 kl. 03:49     245 words

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Other News Headlines Resolutions Committee Secretariat Discusses Preparations For UMNO Assembly 2016 - politic Steel Industry Players Should

Other News Headlines Resolutions Committee Secretariat Discusses Preparations For UMNO Assembly 2016 - politic Steel Industry Players Should. ...Consider Industry Consolidation, Says Ong - business KDU Offers Education Scholarship For
Paralympic

 

 

 

Ringgit Opens Slightly Higher Against US Dollar

 

 Bernama     2016-10-14 kl. 03:49     245 words

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Other News Headlines Resolutions Committee Secretariat Discusses Preparations For UMNO Assembly 2016 - politic Steel Industry Players Should

Other News Headlines Resolutions Committee Secretariat Discusses Preparations For UMNO Assembly 2016 - politic Steel Industry Players Should. ...Consider Industry Consolidation, Says Ong - business KDU Offers Education Scholarship For
Paralympic

 

 

 

New Zealand cyclist George Bennett back home after breakout year on the bike

 

 Nelson Mail     2016-10-14 kl. 03:48     2347 words

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George Bennett is back home in Nelson for the summer after his biggest season yet.

"His brother was in the
Paralympics cycling team in London I think and he follows a bit of cycling and is living over there in Pau."

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Waikato Times (web) - Sunday Star-Times (web) - Taranaki Daily News (web) - Unlimited Magazine (web)

 

 

 




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