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Så var IFK:s segerfest

 

 Motala & Vadstena Tidning     2016-10-18 kl. 08:35     1293 words

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Läs det senaste skvallret i sportens värld i Motala-Vadstena. Läs vad som är inne och ute just nu.

2. Västers BTK. Två segrar i ettan och i pausen hyllades Team Motala av orten för framgångarna och lagsilvret i
Paralympics i Rio.

 

 

 

DN Debatt. ï Förbud mot slöja hör inte hemma i svensk idrott

 

 Dagens Nyheter     2016-10-17 kl. 19:00     1068 words

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Religionsfrihet. Svenska Basketbollförbundet förbjuder 18-åriga Noha Berhan att spela basket i hijab. Beslutet strider mot såväl idrottens regelverk som svensk lagstiftning och bör därför ändras.

Spel i hijab tilläts även i rullstolsbasketen under sommarens
Paralympics i Rio och det är dessutom tillåtet i alla svenska basketserier förutom i de två högsta.... Spel i hijab tilläts även i rullstolsbasketen under sommarens Paralympics i Rio och det...

 

 

 

Say cheese, omelett och pizza - så får du den perfekta fotominen!

 

 Sveriges Radio P1     2016-10-17 kl. 14:59     128 words

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Vilket ord ska man säga för att få till det perfekta leendet? Ylva Byrman presenterar fotominens topp tre-lista och förklarar varför matrelaterade ord verkar vara populära i sammanhanget.

Vilket ursprung har prefixet para, som i
Paralympic s och parapsykolog i?

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Sveriges Radio P1 (web)

 

 

 

Paralympierna uppmärksammades med silverfest

 

 Östgötatidningen     2016-10-17 kl. 10:32     411 words

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Av Carolina Fransson. MOTALA. Team Motalas prestationer i Paralympics i Rio, där Emil Andersson och Linus Karlsson tog hem varsin silvermedalj, uppmärksammades under söndagen i Motala sporthall.

Paralympierna uppmärksammades med silverfest.... MOTALA. Team Motalas prestationer i Paralympics i Rio, där Emil Andersson och Linus Karlsson tog hem varsin silvermedalj, uppmärksammades under söndagen i Motala sporthall.Det blev en silverfest som pågick...

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Lokaltidningen Bjuv Klippan (web) - Lokaltidningen (web)

 

 

 

Söndag med stor beundran

 

 Motala & Vadstena Tidning     2016-10-17 kl. 09:30     387 words

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Avtackningar och hyllningar. Det är mäktigt att stanna upp och berömma idrottare som lämnar eller gjort något stort, skriver Jens Bollius om Rickard Göthberg och Team Motala.

Att silverhjältarna från Rio kommer att fortsätta minst ett par år till vet vi, men jag tror att spelare som Emil Andersson och Linus Karlsson kommer att finnas med vid nästa
paralympiska spel i Tokyo om fyra år.

 

 

 

Intl news

 

Imposters with fake medals on Olympic float

 

 Sky News     2016-10-18 kl. 08:33     335 words

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Two imposters dressed in Team GB tracksuits and wearing fake plastic medals managed to defy heavy security at the Manchester 'Heroes' Parade' and gain access to a float full of Olympic champions.

Later today the Olympic and
Paralympic medallists will take part in a second celebration in London's Trafalgar Square before marking their achievements during a reception at Buckingham Palace with the Queen.

 

 

 

2016 Rio Olympics: Jessica Ennis-Hill waves goodbye following retirement

 

 CCTV     2016-10-18 kl. 08:24     192 words

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After a best ever performance at an Olympics, Britain's athletes were paraded through the streets of Manchester to celebrate their achievements in Rio.  Team GB were able to finish above China in the medal table at this year's games, second only to the U.

With her was also the
Paralympic team who were runners up to China in the table last month with 64 medals in total but the day was all about the track and field star who, after picking up a silver in Brazil, feels now is the right time to call it a

 

 

 

Riding high: Paralympic medalist boasts of upcoming national event

 

 Grand Junction Daily Sentinel     2016-10-18 kl. 08:24     1126 words

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Hand cyclist and Paralympic medalist Oz Sanchez, left, speaks at a reception Monday afternoon at the Hot Tomato Pizzaria restaurant in Fruita.

Riding high:
Paralympic medalist boasts of upcoming national event.... Hand cyclist and Paralympic medalist Oz Sanchez, left, speaks at a reception Monday afternoon at the Hot Tomato Pizzaria restaurant in Fruita.Sanchez was part of a group that announced...

 

 

 

GALLERY: McInerney Saunders – Budget Day 2016

 

 North County Leader     2016-10-18 kl. 08:22     377 words

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Swords based accountancy firm, McInerney Saunders hosted their Budget Day analysis on Tuesday, 11th October, just 2 hours after Budget 2017 was delivered by Minister Noonan, at the Clayton Hotel, Dublin Airport.

McInerney Saunders in conjunction with Bank of Ireland and
Paralympics Ireland reviewed the Budget and how it affects business....John Fitzgerald (McInerney Saunders) John Hughes (APT), Patrick Hazlett (Paralympics Ireland) and Neal Morrison (McInerney...

 

 

 

Midlands businesses to help Olympians & Paralympians during retirement

 

 Business Quarter     2016-10-18 kl. 08:20     404 words

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Medallists from the London, Sochi and most recent Rio Games as well as aspiring Olympians and Paralympics will be visiting the Athlete Futures event at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Tuesday, 1 November to find out about future career opportunities.

Midlands businesses to help Olympians &
Paralympians during retirement.... Medallists from the London, Sochi and most recent Rio Games as well as aspiring Olympians and Paralympics will be visiting the Athlete Futures event at the Ricoh Arena in...

 

 

 

Jessica Ennis-Hill says 'farewell' at Olympic and Paralympic homecoming

 

 MSN UK     2016-10-18 kl. 08:11     285 words

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Jessica Ennis-Hill is set to have the chance to bid farewell to fans later today as Great Britain’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes converge on Manchester to celebrate their Rio 2016 achievements.

Jessica Ennis-Hill says 'farewell' at Olympic and
Paralympic homecoming.... Jessica Ennis-Hill is set to have the chance to bid farewell to fans later today as Great Britain’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes converge on Manchester to celebrate their Rio...

 

 

 

Bledisloe Test: David Pocock cleared to face All Blacks as Wallabies target redemption

 

 Sydney Morning Herald     2016-10-18 kl. 08:09     733 words

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| Wallabies star David Pocock is set to be unleashed on the All Blacks after passing a fitness test and says he cannot wait for the chance to break a 30-year drought against New Zealand at Eden Park.

A photo posted by David Pocock (@davidpocock) on Sep 25, 2016 at 5:07am PDT The 28-year-old also paid tribute to Australian
Paralympian Kurt Fearnley in the post and reiterated on Tuesday why he looked up to him.

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Brisbane Times (web) - WA Today (web) - Canberra Times (web) - Melbourne Age (web) - Sydney Morning Herald (web)

 

 

 

Double Paralympic champion Pam Relph yet to decide on Tokyo 2020...

 

 One News Page United Kingdom     2016-10-18 kl. 08:09     25 words

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ROWING: Pam Relph is still weighing up whether to take on the challenge of going for a third Paralympic gold medal in Tokyo in

Double
Paralympic champion Pam Relph yet to decide on Tokyo 2020...ROWING:... Pam Relph is still weighing up whether to take on the challenge of going for a third Paralympic gold medal in Tokyo in. ...2.

 

 

 

York man to compete in Special Olympics

 

 104.7 Minster FM     2016-10-18 kl. 08:03     347 words

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The 2016 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games may be over for another four years, but there’s another Olympics event we’re getting ready to support.

The 2016 Olympic Games and
Paralympic Games may be over for another four years, but there’s another Olympics event we’re getting ready to support.Mark Mason has been selected to compete for the Yorkshire & Humberside boccia team at next

 

 

 

Laurie Foster | Coaches deserve better

 

 Jamaica Gleaner     2016-10-18 kl. 08:00     708 words

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The Rio Olympics athletes celebration and awards package was announced by Minister of Culture, Gender Affairs, Entertainment and Sports Olivia Grange last week.

Another situation coming out of the minister's address was the cash incentives afforded all participants in the Rio spectrum, which included the often disrespected
Paralympians.

 

 

 

Wearside gold paralympian winner Matt Wylie in London

 

 Sun fm103.4     2016-10-18 kl. 07:56     60 words

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Sunderland's Matt Wylie will be in London as he joins other Paralympic and Olympic athletes. The gold medal winning swimmer, will be among the Team GB heroes being honoured.

Wearside gold
paralympian winner Matt Wylie in London.... Sunderland's Matt Wylie will be in London as he joins other Paralympic and Olympic athletes.

 

 

 

Grand Junction to host 2 cycling national championships

 

 KJCT8.com     2016-10-18 kl. 07:40     268 words

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FRUITA, Colo(KJCT) In a valley where a biker can be found on every corner, it's no surprise Grand Junction is the stage for not one but two national cycling championships.

"When you see these guys motoring by, not exactly just coasting by…literally blazing by you’re going to be like ‘wow that was amazing,’” said
Paralympic Gold Medalist Oz Sanchez.

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NBC 11 News (web)

 

 

 

We could never repay you!

 

 Jamaica Observer     2016-10-18 kl. 07:29     611 words

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Prime Minister Andrew Holness believes the Government’s Salute to Rio Sports Ambassadors Celebrations are justified, as the State could never repay the athletes for their role in building Brand Jamaica.

yes, we were sad when they didn’t win, but we still willed them on anyway because their victory is our victory,” Holness said while addressing those in attendance at the red-carpet event in saluting Jamaica’s Rio Olympians and
Paralympians at

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Jamaica Observer (web)

 

 

 

Businessmen pledge to support Para-athlete

 

 Namibian Sun     2016-10-18 kl. 07:28     340 words

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Israel Kaulume, the only athlete with a disability to take part in the Erongo PowerSave Street Mile race at Omaruru on Saturday, has received pledges worth N$10 000 from local businessmen Bobby Gribel and Armand Steyn.

He said there is a possibility that next year, there will be a category for
disabled athletes. “We will look at the possibility with all the parties involved,” he said.

 

 

 

Culture Secretary praises Manchester's Heroes Parade

 

 itv.com     2016-10-18 kl. 07:21     76 words

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Culture Secretary praises Manchester's Heroes Parade Manchester's Olympic and Paralympic parade has been hailed a huge success.

Culture Secretary praises Manchester's Heroes Parade Manchester's Olympic and
Paralympic parade has been hailed a huge success.Tens of thousands of people watched as 350 athletes took part in the procession through the city centre followed by a

 

 

 

Rio stars feted by government in red-carpet affair

 

 Jamaica Observer     2016-10-18 kl. 07:14     638 words

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Their speed and crisp form on the track have made them world- beaters, but on the dance floor, the incomparable Usain Bolt, former record holder Asafa Powell and rising star Julian Forte appeared a tad offbeat.

befittingly capped off a night of celebration, hosted by Minister of Sport Olivia Grange, in a salute to Jamaica’s Rio Olympians and
Paralympians.

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Jamaica Observer (web)

 

 

 

INSIDE STORY: Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Community Sports Initiative to promote healthier lifestyle in Dubai

 

 UAE NewsApp.com     2016-10-18 kl. 07:08     798 words

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The first-of-its-kind sports initiative has a single goal in mind - promoting and instilling a culture of fitness among the populace in the UAE.

Among the knights are coach of the UAE national football team, Mahdi Ali, multiple
Paralympics gold medalist Mohammed Khamis, former UAE football star Mohammed Al Kous, current star Ahmed Khalil and CrossFit expert Amna Haddad.

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Sport 360 (web) - Sport 360 (web)

 

 

 

Spastic children's association gets RM1.75m in donations for redevelopment

 

 New Straits Times     2016-10-18 kl. 06:50     352 words

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KUALA LUMPUR: The Spastic Children's Association of Selangor and Federal Territory (SCAS & FT) received donations totaling to RM1.75 million for its redevelopment fund during Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah's visit to the centre today.

The centre's services comprises physiotherapy, hydrotherapy, special education, arts and crafts, competitive sports up to
Paralympic level, independent living skills, sheltered workshop, vocational training and music therapy.

 

 

 

Tokyo gov't lied to IOC over construction costs for 2020 Games venue

 

 Mainichi Daily News     2016-10-18 kl. 06:32     643 words

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The Tokyo Metropolitan Government gave the International Olympic Committee (IOC) a false estimate for the cost of construction work on a rowing venue

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government gave the International Olympic Committee (IOC) a false estimate for the cost of construction work on a rowing venue. ...for the 2020 Olympics and
Paralympics two years ago, to obtain the IOC's approval to hold the

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Mainichi Daily News (web)

 

 

 




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