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Jag vill egentligen inte gnälla. Jag vill inte det. Men jag gör det ändå. Nomineringarna till Idrottsgalan rör alltid upp känslor. Så även hos mig.

 

 Kristianstadsbladet Plus     2016-11-15 kl. 20:59     710 words

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Sarah Sjöström, Jenny Rissveds och Henrik Stenson är nominerade i kategorin Årets prestation tillsammans med fotbollslandslagets Lisa Dahlkvist som avgjorde straffskyttet i OS-kvartsfinalen mot USA och OS-semifinalen mot Brasilien.

Maja Reichard,
parasport simning.... Årets lag. Emil Andersson/Linus Karlsson, parasport bordtennis.

 

 

 

Länsidrottarnas glädje över tunga nomineringarna på Idrottsgalan: "Helt otroligt"

 

 Nerikes Allehanda     2016-11-15 kl. 15:32     768 words

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Sliten, svetten, tårarna - och nu lyckan. Inte mindre än fem idrottare och ledare från länet nominerade på den största sportgalan i landet - Idrottsgalan.

Emil Andesson,
paralympier som tog OS-silver i dubbel i somras, fick besket via NA.

 

 

 

Dubbelt Vimmerby på Idrottsgalan

 

 Dagens Vimmerby     2016-11-15 kl. 13:00     121 words

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Jesper Svensson är inte den enda med koppling till Vimmerby som kan vinna pris på Idrottsgalan. Även Kosovare Asllani kan vara med och ta hem ett pris, som en del av det svenska damlandslaget i fotboll.

För motståndet svarar Emil Andersson och Linus Karlsson (bordtennis
parasport), Mixed-landslaget i truppgymnastik och Team Anna Östling (segling).Linus Johansson.

 

 

 

Här får Emil Andersson lyckobeskedet - av NA: "Jättekul att jag fick reda på det såhär"

 

 Nerikes Allehanda     2016-11-15 kl. 12:42     309 words

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Emil Andersson var helt ovetandes om sin nominering till Idrottsgalan - till dess att NA:s reporter Veronika Ljung-Nielsen ringde upp honom. - Det här hade jag aldrig ens kunna drömma om, säger han.

En av de nominerade i kategorin "årets lag" är Örebrobon och bordtennisspelaren Emil Andersson som tog silver i
paralympics i somras tillsammans med sin kumpan Linus Karlsson.... Eric Fiedler. Linus Karlsson och Emil Andersson lagfinalen mot Ukraina i bordtennis vid Paralympics...

 

 

 

Linus Karlsson kan vinna pris på Idrottsgalan

 

 Sveriges Radio Skaraborg     2016-11-15 kl. 12:11     231 words

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Bordtennisspelaren Linus Karlsson från Grästorp har, tillsammans med sin pingiskollega Emil Andersson, blivit nominerade till årets lag på Idrottsgalan. När P4 Skaraborg nådde Linus under förmiddagen visste han inte om nomineringen.

Duon svarade för en mycket stark insats vid
Paralympics i Rio där de tog silver i dubbelturneringen.De tre andra nominerade i kategorin Årets lag är damlandslaget i fotboll, som även dem tog silver vid OS i Rio, mixed-landslaget i

 

 

 

Sjöström kan prisas igen - här är nomineringarna till Idrottsgalan

 

 SVT Nyheter     2016-11-15 kl. 10:02     205 words

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OS-drottningen Sarah Sjöström kan återigen få utmärkelsen Årets kvinnliga idrottare vid Idrottsgalan, som sänds i SVT den 16 januari. Men en annan simmare, paraidrottaren Maja Reichard kan snuva Sjöström på titeln.

Årets lag. Emil Andersson/Linus Karlsson,
parasport bordtennis.

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Lasse Granqvist: "Det är exceptionellt"

 

 Expressen     2016-11-15 kl. 09:00     511 words

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Nomineringarna till Idrottsgalan 2017 är här. Bland de nominerade hittar vi bland annat simmardrottningen Sarah Sjöström, Zlatan Ibrahimovic - och damlandslaget i fotboll.

Maja Reichard, simning
parasport.... ÅRETS LAG. Emil Andersson och Linus Karlsson, bordtennis parasport.

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Sarah Sjöströms tränare bortvald av Idrottsgalan

 

 Dagens Nyheter     2016-11-15 kl. 08:00     373 words

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Den 16 januari delas priserna ut på Idrottsgalan i Globen. Några som kommer att bli utan är tränarna till de båda OS-guldmedaljörerna Sarah Sjöström och Jenny Rissveds som valts bort i nomineringarna till priset Årets ledare.

Tove Alexandersson, orientering/skidorientering Maja Reichard,
parasport (simning) Sarah Sjöström, simning Jenny Rissveds, cykel (mountainbike) Årets lag Emil Andersson/Linus Karlsson, parasport (bordtennis) Damlandslaget, fotboll Mixedlaget,

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Record number of foreign students find work after graduating Japanese universities in 2015

 

 Japan Times     2016-11-16 kl. 08:36     330 words

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A record number of foreign students took jobs in Japan immediately after graduating from universities and vocational schools last year, Justice Ministry data showed Wednesday.

The government aims to boost that number to 300,000 by 2020, when Tokyo hosts the Olympic and
Paralympic games.

 

 

 

ANOC General Assembly held in Qatar

 

 SINA     2016-11-16 kl. 08:27     48 words

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Deputy Mayor of Budapest Alexandra Szalay-Bobrovniczky delivers a speech after the presentation of Budapest one of the candidate cities for the 2024

Deputy Mayor of Budapest Alexandra Szalay-Bobrovniczky delivers a speech after the presentation of Budapest
one of the candidate cities for the 2024. ...Olympic and Paralympic Games bid at the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC)

 

 

 

iCAN Swim launches in Suffolk

 

 Ipswich24     2016-11-16 kl. 08:26     584 words

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The Rio Games this summer has provided great inspiration for everyone to get back into the pool regardless of their ability. For some, getting back into swimming has its barriers. There are 86,700 residents in Suffolk with a disability or impairment, 67.

The sessions are designed to help confidence, independence and for people to meet and make new friends, creating community activities across the county. iCAN swim sessions are being launched at Crown Pools Ipswich 17th November with Rio
Paralympic

 

 

 

Cricket-Earthquake takes focus, but NZ need to deliver in first test

 

 Reuters UK     2016-11-16 kl. 08:25     693 words

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A massive earthquake that jolted central New Zealand on Monday has taken some of the focus off the beginning of the host country's test cricket season, the first at home since the retirement of former captain Brendon McCullum earlier this year.

Cost for 2020 Games gymnastics venue more than double now The cost to build a temporary gymnastics arena for the 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games in Tokyo has more than doubled with Shimzu Corp winning the $190 million (20.5 billion yen) contract,

 

 

 

Lahm: Bayern made me the man I am today

 

 Goal.com     2016-11-16 kl. 08:23     534 words

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Writing exclusively for Goal, the 2010 World Cup winner describes his early days with the Bundesliga giant and how he is now giving back to ensure

is to promote German youth and professional sportsmen in Olympic and
Paralympic sporting disciplines.Philipp Lahm.

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Wings For Life World Run is for spinal cord injury research

 

 Comaro Chronicle     2016-11-16 kl. 07:56     374 words

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in Pretoria. THE Wing For Life World Run fourth edition will take place locally in Pretoria on May 7, 2017.

Paralympian, Laureus nominee and WFLWR Ambassador, Pieter du Preez, said: “Many spinal cord injuries are preventable, as common causes are road traffic crashes, sports injuries, falls or violence.

 

 

 

Other suspects may appear in bribery case of Russia's ex-economy minister: agencies

 

 Metro.us     2016-11-16 kl. 07:54     884 words

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MOSCOW (Reuters) - Other suspects may appear in a criminal case in which investigators have charged Russia's former economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev with extorting a $2 million bribe, unnamed sources told Russian news agencies on Wednesday.

The cost to build a temporary gymnastics arena for the 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games in Tokyo has more than doubled with Shimzu Corp winning the $190 million (20.5 billion yen) contract, according to a report.

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Watch: High-speed video of Worcester's new £10.5m swimming pool

 

 Worcester Observer     2016-11-16 kl. 07:37     352 words

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THE LATEST stages in the construction of Worcester’s new £10.5m swimming pool have been revealed in a new time-lapse video.

British success at the Rio Olympics and
Paralympics still fresh in our minds, I’m especially pleased that we’ve been able to pull out all the stops to ensure the new pool will be fully accessible to everyone. “Huge thanks need to go to the

 

 

 

Cost for 2020 Games gymnastics venue more than double now

 

 Reuters Canada     2016-11-16 kl. 07:27     249 words

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(Reuters) - The cost to build a temporary gymnastics arena for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo has more than doubled with Shimzu Corp winning the $190 million (20.5 billion yen) contract, according to a report.

(Reuters) - The cost to build a temporary gymnastics arena for the 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games in Tokyo has more than doubled with Shimzu Corp winning the $190 million (20.5 billion yen) contract, according to a report. The venue, which...

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Cost for 2020 Games gymnastics venue more than double now

 

 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2016-11-16 kl. 07:26     18 words

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The cost to build a temporary gymnastics arena for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo

The cost to build a temporary gymnastics arena for the 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games in Tokyo. ...ha.

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Cost for 2020 Games gymnastics venue more than double now

 

 Special Broadcasting Service     2016-11-16 kl. 07:12     211 words

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The venue, which will accommodate 12,000 spectators, will be raised at Tokyo's Koto Ward with construction expected to be completed by October 2019, Kyodo news agency reported.

The Tokyo Olympic and
Paralympic organising committee and the Tokyo metropolitan government will soon meet to talk about ratio of sharing expense.

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California Native Returns Home for Super Heroes Half Marathon Victory at Disneyland Resort

 

 AllEars.net     2016-11-16 kl. 06:22     464 words

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®Disney ANAHEIM, Calif. (Nov. 13, 2016) – To say that Nick Arciniaga feels at home at runDisney races at Disneyland Resort is an understatement. Arciniaga, who grew up in nearby Fountain Valley, Calif.

Siemann, who competed in the
Paralympics in Rio this summer, won with a time of 59:10 after also winning the Doctor Strange 10K wheelchair division the day before.

 

 

 

Victoria to debut at national school athletic titles

 

 Parkes Champion-Post     2016-11-16 kl. 05:57     304 words

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Holy Family Primary School student Victoria Simpson will represent her school and NSW PSSA for the first time at the PSSA National Athletics Carnival in Sydney. Holy Family Primary School Year 5 student Victoria Simpson is quite the little athlete.

Prior to moving back home to Parkes from Sydney, almost every Saturday you’d find her doing track practise with
Paralympians Louise Sauvage and Angela Barnard. “There’s not much she doesn’t do,” mum Deanne said. “She’s very talented.

 

 

 

Alone In Berlin opens at cinemas this Friday.

 

 Showbiz in FULL HD     2016-11-16 kl. 05:51     10735 words

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ALONE IN BERLIN  Age Restriction: 10-12 Running Time 103min  Starring: Emma Thompson, Daniel Bruhl, Brendan Gleeson  Director: Vincent Perez Synopsis  Berlin, 1940.

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

 

 

 

Watch: Oregon's Devon Allen discusses his football future and weighs in on Mark Helfrich

 

 Oregonian     2016-11-16 kl. 05:46     172 words

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The Portland Trail Blazers honored Oregon Olympians and Paralympians during halftime at the Moda Center on Tuesday. Oregon wide receiver and 110-meter hurdler Devon Allen was among the Olympians recognized.

The Portland Trail Blazers honored Oregon Olympians and
Paralympians during halftime at the Moda Center on Tuesday.

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Spinal Cord Injury Prevention Not-for-Profit Reveals Startling New Research: One Australian is Permanently Paralysed Every Single Day

 

 Benzinga.com     2016-11-16 kl. 05:37     580 words

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11:25pm   Nigel Barley was only 26 years old when he suffered a permanent spinal cord injury (SCI) and became a paraplegic.

His achievements "sort of snowballed from there", and now include competing around the globe against the world's best, and winning silver at the 2012 London Summer
Paralympics .*   Today, with the help of PBF Australia, Nigel is inspiring hundreds

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PARALYMPICS: Bourne dressage rider enjoys ‘incredible' Rio test

 

 Bourne Local     2016-11-16 kl. 04:56     33 words

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Roberta Sheffield (CAN) & Double Agent - Team Test Grade III Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 11 September 2016 ANL-160914-164358002

PARALYMPICS: Bourne dressage rider enjoys ‘incredible' Rio test.... Team Test Grade III Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 11 September 2016 ANL-160914-164358002.

 

 

 

Double joy for Jaison

 

 New Sabah Times     2016-11-16 kl. 04:45     413 words

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By FRANCIS XAVIER Francis@newsabahtimes.com.my KOTA KINABALU: Jaison Pangiran starred for Sabah at the NSC/ASUM/MILO Paralympic Swimming Final Circuit in Kg. Pandan, Kuala Lumpur recently. He clinched the state’s two gold medals by bagging a double.

Jaison Pangiran starred for Sabah at the NSC/ASUM/MILO
Paralympic Swimming Final Circuit in Kg.

 

 

 

Naidu gives away Akashvani annual awards

 

 Ani News     2016-11-16 kl. 04:12     487 words

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New Delhi [India], Nov.16 ( ANI ): The Akashvani annual awards for years 2012 and 2013 were given away by Information and Broadcasting Minister M.

Cultural heritage and spiritual heritage of India are its GREATEST assets"This year few of the remarkable features which have received awards are 'Bird of Fire' ( a feature on Deepa Malik, India's First woman to win a medal at the
Paralympic Games)

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Nine new members pull their weight in the team

 

 The Stylus     2016-11-16 kl. 03:28     632 words

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Photo courtesy of Brockport Athletic Communication via flickr.com NEW TEAMMATES TAKE THE PLUNGE The College at Brockport swimming and diving teams are proud they defeated SUNY Potsdam once more on Saturday, Nov. 12.

Ruther, a junior transfer, came to the season after competing in the 2016
Paralympic games, an accomplishment her fellow swimmers love to let anyone and everyone know about.

 

 

 

Strangers Help a Wheelchair Racer (and Find Out Later She’s a Gold Medalist)

 

 Justmeans     2016-11-16 kl. 02:20     161 words

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The mystery of the Chinese Paralympic champion in the New York City Marathon took a while to unravel.

The mystery of the Chinese
Paralympic champion in the New York City Marathon took a while to unravel.The champion, Zou Lihong, was supposed to re-enact a great showdown from the Rio Games, where she beat the favored American, Tatyana McFadden, by a

 

 

 

Mark Beever Nominated For FEI Award For Best Groom 2016

 

 NoelleFloyd.com     2016-11-16 kl. 02:14     589 words

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Mark Beever & Nick Skelton share an emotional celebration at the conclusion of the 2016 Rio Individual Olympic Finals Ph.

As an example of Maddison’s passion and dedication, she gave up her job when she was chosen to support Lisa and her horse, First Famous, on their road to the Rio
Paralympic Games this year.

 

 

 

Cost Of Gymnastics Venue Doubles

 

 Sports Business Daily     2016-11-16 kl. 01:55     89 words

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/Olympics Published November 16, 2016 Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics said Tuesday that major contractor Shimizu Corp. won a contract worth about 20.

Cost Of Gymnastics Venue Doubles. /Olympics Published November 16, 2016 Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and
Paralympics said Tuesday that major contractor Shimizu Corp. won a contract worth about 20.5B yen ($190M) to construct the gymnastics

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Run to protect wildlife

 

 thestar.com.my     2016-11-16 kl. 01:44     447 words

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Runners in the 10km category after a flag-off at Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus, in Kuching last year. — filepic KUCHING: Some 500 people are expected to take part in the upcoming Run and Bleed for the Wild 2016.

In recognition of the success of Malaysia’s
Paralympians, the organisers have invited special-needs individuals to take part in this run.

 

 

 

Gladwell's Line - Croce caught at helm in Perfect Storm

 

 SailWorld.com     2016-11-16 kl. 01:25     2326 words

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President, Carlo Croce (ITA) - World Sailing Council Meeting - Day 2, November 12, 2016 © Laura Carrau / World Sailing After a year or more

and then the revelation that this situation has been ongoing in other events for a couple of years or so; - the water quality issues in Rio de Janeiro; - the exclusion of Sailing for the 2020
Paralympics; - the latest reshaping of the Sailing World

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Sask. Olympic and Paralympic athletes honoured

 

 CBC     2016-11-16 kl. 00:53     201 words

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24 athletes, coaches, support staff from Sask. participated in 2016 Summer Olympics Many of Saskatchewan's delegates for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games were recognized in a special ceremony at the provincial Legislature on Tuesday.

Sask. Olympic and
Paralympic athletes honoured....Saskatchewan-born Team Canada members who travelled to Rio de Janeiro this year — Olympic and Paralympic athletes, coaches and support staff — were honoured at the event.

 

 

 

Hill+Knowlton Strategies Wins Communications Brief for PyeongChang 2018

 

 HighBeam Research     2016-11-16 kl. 00:49     113 words

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(VerticalNews) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News -- Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) has been awarded an 18-month

Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) has been awarded an 18-month. ...international communications remit for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and
Paralympic Winter Games, following a competitive pitch.... 3 at the headquarters of the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic...

 

 

 

Guest speaker Dawkins to highlight strong cycling presence at Nelson Sports Awards

 

 Nelson Mail     2016-11-16 kl. 00:45     585 words

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Eddie Dawkins will be the guest speaker at this month's Nelson Sports Awards. Cycling will be in the spotlight at this month's Nelson Sports Awards.

"It's been a long time since we had six Olympians and a
Paralympian nominated as well as two world champions in the senior categories.

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Findlay ready to reprise his coaching role with Nelson South Swim Club

 

 The Press NZ     2016-11-16 kl. 00:42     568 words

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New Nelson South Swim Club coach Glen Findlay brings a wealth of experience to his new role. The Nelson South Swim Club has just received an injection of world class knowledge following Glen Findlay's recent appointment as head coach.

He also coached a number of national squads at world, Pan Pacific and Oceania championships and worked extensively with
Paralympic star Sophie Pascoe and her coach Roly Crichton.

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ANOC begins 21st general assembly

 

 EuroNews     2016-11-16 kl. 00:39     149 words

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The 21st General assembly of the Association of National Olympic Committees began on Tuesday in Doha.

The opening day of the Assembly also featured the first presentations by candidate cities for the 2024 Olympic and
Paralympic Games, with the bids from Budapest, Los Angeles and Paris aiming to impress.

 

 

 

Building new base on firm foundations

 

 Gulf Weekly     2016-11-16 kl. 00:29     871 words

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By Stan Szecowka The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall ‘Charles and Camilla’ packed in a staggering 19 engagements in their three-day

During the visit, The Duchess met the country’s
Paralympic gold medallist, Fatima Nedham, who won gold in the shotput at Rio.

 

 

 

Tale of two days for Illinois men’s wheelchair basketball team

 

 Daily Illini     2016-11-16 kl. 00:22     350 words

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Seniors Ryan Neiswender and Derek Hoot can only do so much. The pair was a dominant force for the Illinois men’s wheelchair basketball team at the eighth annual Second City Showdown in Chicago over the weekend.

The pair was a dominant force for the Illinois men’s wheelchair basketball team at the eighth annual Second City Showdown in Chicago over the weekend.Neiswender and Hoot were no match against
Paralympians and players with experience at the

 

 

 

15 sports figure as finalists in AIS Awards

 

 Medianet     2016-11-16 kl. 00:17     366 words

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sports figure as finalists in AIS Awards Athletes and teams from 15 sports have been selected as finalists for the 2016 AIS Sport Performance awards, with winners to be announced at a gala dinner at The Star, Sydney, on December 14.

The Australian Women’s Rugby Sevens team made history in Rio by claiming the first Olympic gold medal in their sport, while our Australian Men’s Wheelchair Rugby team – the Steelers - defended their
Paralympic gold medal in Rio in thrilling

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'One person said I put them off eating chocolate': Disabled star of the

 

 Daily Mail     2016-11-16 kl. 00:14     609 words

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Samantha Renke, 30, from London, appeared in the recent Malteasers ad

'I have been bullied throughout my life' Ads from the chocolate giant first surfaced during the Brazil
Paralympics...

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Live updates: Stranded tourists shipped out of Kaikoura

 

 Farming     2016-11-16 kl. 00:02     15 words

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It's rare for Northland's Paralympic gold medallist and Wheel Blacks player Cameron

It's rare for Northland's
Paralympic gold medallist and Wheel Blacks player Cameron. ...Leslie….

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Rising stars honoured with inaugural Ros Hubbard Award for Acting at launch of 2016 Irish Film Festival London 

 

 Irish Post     2016-11-16 kl. 00:01     824 words

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Ros Hubbard presented the Ros Hubbard Award For Acting to Chris Walley and Alex Murphy from The Young Offenders.

Irish
Paralympic gold and silver medalist Katie-George Dunleavy is pictured left with actress Tara Lee and Marie Prins Speaking at the launch, Ambassador Mulhall said: “It is a fine example of the diversity, charm and power of Irish film

 

 

 

Speakers set for International Day of People with Disabilities event in Sarnia

 

 Sarnia Observer     2016-11-15 kl. 23:58     419 words

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A woman born without arms and legs who’s climbed mountains; a massage therapist and medical staff member for Team Canada at the recent Rio Paralympic

A woman born without arms and legs who’s climbed mountains; a massage therapist and medical staff member for Team Canada at the recent Rio
Paralympic. ...Games; a former athlete turned motivational speaker; and a Sarnia phys-ed teacher and mother

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€86k Handed Out at 5th ING Solidarity Awards

 

 Chronicle.lu     2016-11-15 kl. 23:42     442 words

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On Tuesday evening, the Forum Geesseknäppchen in Luxembourg-Merl hosted the 5th annual ING Solidarity Awards.

2nd in the 100% volunteer projects (national section) was the Luxembourg
Paralympic Committee which was awarded €3,000, with the 1st award of €6,000 going to Athénée Action Humanitaire.

 

 

 

Tuesday at LFC: Henderson praise, training clips and captains quiz

 

 Liverpoolfc.tv     2016-11-15 kl. 23:29     347 words

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Praise for the boss from Liverpool's pair of samba stars, Gary McAllister's views on club captain Jordan Henderson, and news of an individual honour for Philippe Coutinho feature in our latest round-up of Reds news.

This week, learn all about the incredible journey of Sean Highdale from former Academy prospect to representing Team GB at the
Paralympics in Rio this summer.  We also have a short clip from yesterday's training session at Melwood - take a look

 

 

 

Peter among Junior Games prizes

 

 Alton Herald     2016-11-15 kl. 23:24     219 words

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Tuesday, 15 November 2016in Peter Langton FORMER Treloar student Peter Langton was among the podium places during the WheelPower National Junior Games at the Stoke Mandeville Stadium.

He said: “Maybe one day I could become a gold
Paralympian medallist like former Alton College student David Smith.” Peter is studying the Cambridge technical level three certificate in sport and hopes to go on to become a sports coach to

 

 

 

DOD Warrior Games 2017 website goes live

 

 Norfolk Navy Flagship MilitaryNews.com     2016-11-15 kl. 23:12     337 words

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WASHINGTON The Department of Defense (DOD) Warrior Games 2017 website dedicated to the annual DOD Warrior Games is now up and running.

The Warrior Games are designed to introduce injured service members and post-9/11 veterans to
Paralympics sport competition and to encourage them to stay physically active when they return to their local communities following the event.

 

 

 

Peep Show's David Mitchell and Robert Webb to star in sitcom Back

 

 Irish Independent     2016-11-15 kl. 23:10     321 words

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Peep Show duo David Mitchell and Robert Webb are returning to Channel 4 with a new sitcom. Peep Show duo David Mitchell and Robert Webb are returning to Channel 4 with a new sitcom.

The series was announced at Channel 4's Upfronts 2017 event for advertisers, where the broadcaster, which aired the
Paralympic Games, said it will give away £1 million of commercial airtime next year to encourage more diversity in TV adverts.

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North to south, for the cause of PWDs

 

 Times of India     2016-11-15 kl. 23:04     390 words

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GURGAON: In a quest to sensitise Indians to the lives of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Boniface Prabhu has embarked on a journey that will cover the entire length of the country.

player and first
Paralympic medal winner - set off from Kashmir on November 9 on his way to Kanyakumari, in the 'Thums Up Veer K2K' road expedition.

 

 

 

Paralympic medalist speaks about courageous leadership

 

 Brigham Young University Universe     2016-11-15 kl. 22:49     642 words

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Bonnie St. John gave BYU’s forum address on Tuesday, Nov. 15, about her trials and successes throughout her life as an amputee. St. John is a Rhodes scholar, a best-selling author and the first African-American to win medals in the Winter Paralympics.

Paralympic medalist speaks about courageous leadership.... St. John is a Rhodes scholar, a best-selling author and the first African-American to win medals in the Winter Paralympics.She is currently CEO of the Blue Circle Leadership Institute.

 

 

 

Atos installed Bull sequana supercomputer at SURFsara in the Netherlands

 

 EuropaWire.eu     2016-11-15 kl. 22:30     885 words

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[embedded content] 10 times more energy-efficient and 10 times denser than previous systems Fully complies with customers’ sustainability and

The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic &
Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market.

 

 

 

Nomination Period Open for US Sailing’s 2016 Coach of the Year Awards

 

 US Sailing     2016-11-15 kl. 22:11     883 words

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2016 Portsmouth, R.I. – US Sailing’s Olympic Sailing Committee (OSC) today announced that the nomination period has opened for the 2016 US Sailing Coach of the Year Awards.

The awards are a part of the United States Olympic Committee’s (USOC) Coach Recognition Program, which highlights the accomplishments and contributions of U.S. coaches who train athletes at all levels of Olympic and
Paralympic sports.

 

 

 

We must always cherish values of tolerance, equality and diversity

 

 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2016-11-15 kl. 22:08     868 words

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MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish National Party Headline: 2016 has been a truly eventful year – perhaps more eventful than any previous year in my lifetime – and it still has a few weeks left to run.

2016 has brought great sporting achievement in the Rio Olympics and
Paralympics.

 

 

 

Banging the drum to celebrate anniversary of Sunshine Panners

 

 Hexham Courant     2016-11-15 kl. 21:59     376 words

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A SCHOOL band which evolved into a community institution is celebrating its 20th anniversary.

Four years ago, Claire and bandmate Helen Makepeace performed at the London 2012 Festival, which celebrated the Olympic and
Paralympic Games.

 

 

 

Barron's* Top 100 Advisor Leads Blind Runner in the California International Marathon

 

 Stock Nod     2016-11-15 kl. 21:57     467 words

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. The California International Marathon (CIM) serves as the United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA) National Marathon Championships.

Runners include blinded veterans,
Paralympic athletes, world champions, and many novice runners just beginning their athletic careers.... USABA programs serve athletes of all ages and abilities from the local grassroots level to the elite Paralympic...

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BSF creates shelter at Safdarjung hospital for patients’ kin

 

 Millennium Post     2016-11-15 kl. 21:51     193 words

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16 November 2016, New Delhi, Agencies           Border guarding force BSF has created a 30-bed night shelter for the stay of the family members of poor patients getting treated at the Safdarjung hospital here.

The javelin thrower had become the first Indian to clinch two gold medals at the
Paralympics.  « PREVIOUS Haryana to take action for declining cheque payments Tea, water and snacks:

 

 

 

Barron's* Top 100 Advisor Leads Blind Runner in the California International Marathon

 

 PR Newswire     2016-11-15 kl. 21:49     539 words

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Scott Hanson co-founder of Hanson McClain will guide runner Erich Manser News provided by Share this article SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov.

Runners include blinded veterans,
Paralympic athletes, world champions, and many novice runners just beginning their athletic careers.... USABA programs serve athletes of all ages and abilities from the local grassroots level to the elite Paralympic...

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DAWGS Do Their Part

 

 Trenton Republican-Times     2016-11-15 kl. 21:39     217 words

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Recent Posts Submitted Photo The Trenton DAWGS (Disabled Athletes with Grundy Support) cleaned miles of Highway 6 on Saturday while enjoying the beautiful weather.

DAWGS Do Their Part. Recent Posts Submitted Photo The Trenton DAWGS (
Disabled Athletes with Grundy Support) cleaned miles of Highway 6 on Saturday while enjoying the beautiful weather.The DAWGS are committed to paying back the wonderful community that...

 

 

 

Half-marathon test for Paralympian

 

 New Zealand Herald     2016-11-15 kl. 21:29     654 words

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Cameron Leslie is taking on the Kerikeri Half-Marathon as he amps up his training for his wheelchair rugby season. Photo/Photosport.

Half-marathon test for
Paralympian.... Photo/Photosport.nz It's rare for Northland's Paralympic gold medallist and Wheel Blacks player Cameron Leslie to turn up to a sporting event bereft of training.... The Paralympic gold medallist swimmer returned from Rio Paralympic...

 

 

 

Athletics | Men's 100m - T11 Round 1 heat 2 | Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

 

 International Paralympic Committee     2016-11-15 kl. 20:54     94 words

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Start lists DI Dongdong - China PORRAS Xavier - Spain ADOLPHE Timothee - France SAKHATOV Miran - Uzbekistan Result: ADOLPHE Timothee - France - 11.11 DI Dongdong - China - 11.21 SAKHATOV Miran - Uzbekistan - 11.

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Men's long jump T11 | final | 2016 IPC Athletics European Championships Grosseto

 

 International Paralympic Committee     2016-11-15 kl. 20:54     92 words

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Gold: PORRAS Xavier, Spain Silver: PAREJO MAZA Martin, Spain Bronze: KOPTEV Andrei, Russian Federation For more information on the 2016 IPC Athletics European Championships Grosseto, please visit http://www.grosseto2016.com Like us: https://www.

More than 600 athletes from 36 countries will contest 171 medal events in Grosseto in what is the last major regional competition ahead of September’s
Paralympic Games in Rio.

 

 

 

4Sales extends £1m airtime giveaway in 2017 to increase ads diversity

 

 Channel 4     2016-11-15 kl. 20:53     691 words

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Channel 4 today announced at its Upfronts 2017 event that it will give away £1m of commercial airtime in 2017 to encourage a broader spectrum of

2016
Paralympics Games....acclaim, the Paralympics themed and signed ad breaks and Channel’s 4’s We’re The Superhumans marketing film.... As a diversity champion, we want to use the 4 brand to help encourage more advertisers realise the creative and commercial power of diversity driven ad campaigns – beyond the Paralympics...

 

 

 

Four Wales para-swimmers in 2017 squad

 

 BBC     2016-11-15 kl. 20:16     210 words

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Four Wales-based swimmers have been included in British Para-swimming's 49-athlete performance squad for 2017. Paralympic gold medallist Aaron Moores, who trains in Swansea, has been selected for the Podium Programme.

Paralympic gold medallist Aaron Moores, who trains in Swansea, has been selected for the Podium Programme.Meanwhile, Bethan Eckley from Cardiff, Molly Hopkins from Neath and Rebecca Lewis from Rhondda have all been selected for the Para-Academy.

 

 

 

Creed talks new team, split from Paralympics

 

 Velo News     2016-11-15 kl. 20:14     569 words

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Mike Creed will return to the team director's seat in 2017 with the U23 squad Aevolo. Photo credit: Fred Dreier Retired pro Mike Creed will return to the team director’s chair in 2017 as the leader of a new Continental team called Aevolo.

Creed talks new team, split from
Paralympics.... Paralympics program as head coach of the cycling program.... He coached more than a dozen Paralympic cyclists from 2015-16, and oversaw the team at the 2016 Paralympic games in Rio de Janeiro.

 

 

 

Mada supports differently abled entrepreneurs

 

 Gulf Times     2016-11-15 kl. 20:09     385 words

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09:11 PM RELATED STORIES Paralympic athletes the toast of Qatar Mada, HMC sign pact in assistive technology field Rallying support for Nepal

09:11 PM RELATED STORIES
Paralympic athletes the toast of Qatar Mada, HMC sign pact in assistive technology field Rallying support for Nepal. ...PM Hukoomi wins Mada’s Access Certified Award Qatar Assistive Technology Centre MADA Mada's

 

 

 

Clare Balding: women's sport has come a long way since London 2012

 

 The Telegraph     2016-11-15 kl. 20:05     1338 words

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Clare Balding will host the BT Sport Action Women Awards show on December 12th Credit: Telegraph/Andrew Crowley

And you would surely need to have a heart of stone to watch Balding's Olympic and
Paralympic coverage over the past four years and come away feeling anything other than joyful.... The advice had been not to take anything to Brazil that you can't replace. “Rather sweetly, when I was back between the Olympics and the Paralympics...

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Paralympian Sophia Warner launches inclusive triathlon series

 

 One News Page United Kingdom     2016-11-15 kl. 20:03     22 words

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(26 minutes ago) British Paralympian Sophia Warner launches a mass-participation event aimed at encouraging those with disabilities to get into sport.

Paralympian Sophia Warner launches inclusive triathlon series.... (26 minutes ago) British Paralympian Sophia Warner launches a mass-participation event aimed at encouraging those with disabilities to get into sport.

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New Euro Series Designed To Stop Elite Drift To U.S. Tour

 

 Winn FM     2016-11-15 kl. 20:01     508 words

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(Reuters) The European Tour has ramped up efforts to persuade Rory McIlroy, Henrik Stenson and its other elite golfers to turn their backs on the U.S. circuit by launching the money-spinning Rolex Series.

05-11-2016 04-11-2016 (Reuters) South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) on Friday told state prosecutors and the defense to argue their case over the six-year sentence for murder handed to
Paralympic gold… (Reuters) The Chicago Cubs shed

 

 

 

Ellie Robinson elevated to elite 'podium' level funding in Team GB's

 

 Daily Mail     2016-11-15 kl. 20:01     492 words

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Ellie Robinson, 15, won the S6 50m butterfly at the Rio 2016 Paralympics

Ellie Robinson elevated to elite 'podium' level funding in Team GB's. ...para-swimming squad after Rio 2016
paralympic gold medal.Ellie Robinson, 15, won the S6 50m butterfly at the Rio 2016 Paralympics.... Fifteen-year-old Robinson, who was in the secondary 'podium potential' bracket last year, moves up after winning the S6 50 metres butterfly at the Paralympics...

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Paralympian launches 'anything goes' triathlon

 

 BBC     2016-11-15 kl. 19:48     392 words

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British Paralympian Sophia Warner has launched a mass-participation event aimed at encouraging those with disabilities to get into sport.

Paralympian launches 'anything goes' triathlon.... British Paralympian Sophia Warner has launched a mass-participation event aimed at encouraging those with disabilities to get into sport.The Superhero Series allows disabled and non-disabled people to...

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Irish Paralympic Athletics Best Team Mates

 

 Global Herald     2016-11-15 kl. 19:46     78 words

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Sport 0 Views [embedded content] Fastest Paralympian ever Jason Smyth and four time Paralympic champion Michael McKillop aren’t just incredible athletes, but also great team mates. Have a laugh with the Irish pair.

Irish
Paralympic Athletics Best Team Mates.... Sport 0 Views Fastest Paralympian ever Jason Smyth and four time Paralympic champion Michael McKillop aren’t just incredible athletes, but also great team mates.

 

 

 

GOVERNMENT OF SASKATCHEWAN CELEBRATES 2016 SUMMER OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC CONTINGENT

 

 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2016-11-15 kl. 19:35     480 words

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MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of Saskatchewan Headline: Released on November 15, 2016 Today the Government of Saskatchewan and Sask Sport

GOVERNMENT OF SASKATCHEWAN CELEBRATES 2016 SUMMER OLYMPIC AND
PARALYMPIC CONTINGENT.... Released on November 15, 2016 Today the Government of Saskatchewan and Sask Sport. ...celebrated athletes, coaches and officials with Saskatchewan connections who participated in the 2016 Summer Olympic and Paralympic...

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Channel 4 is set to launch the first ever interactive ads on British TV

 

 Brand Republic     2016-11-15 kl. 19:28     568 words

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Channel 4 is set to launch the first ever interactive ads on British TV through a broadcast player in response to a surge in demand for video-on-demand.

Maltesers' three ads featuring disabled actors won the competition and was featured first during the ad break for the
Paralympic Games opening ceremony in September.

 

 

 

Davanagere’s little mermaid receives national child award

 

 Times of India     2016-11-15 kl. 19:27     299 words

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Davanagere/New Delhi: Revathi Nayak M, daughter of a farmer from Davanagere district and a paralympian, on Monday received the gold medal as part of National Child Awards for Exceptional Achievements given away by the President on Children's Day.

Revathi Nayak M, daughter of a farmer from Davanagere district and a
paralympian...

 

 

 

World Extreme Medicine Comes to Edinburgh

 

 SSUChronicle.com     2016-11-15 kl. 19:17     768 words

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the World Extreme Medicine Conference and Expo will welcome over 100 world-renowned experts who specialise in medical practice conducted away from the comfort of a typical hospital setting.

Edinburgh-based elite sports expert Dr Andrew Murray , who has worked for the Olympic,
Paralympic and Commonwealth Games, will be speaking on Sunday 20 November.

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Wheelchair users start up new fitness training programme

 

 itv.com     2016-11-15 kl. 18:59     81 words

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A group of wheelchair users in have started up a fitness training programme, with the hope of forming the island's first wheelchair football team.

A group of wheelchair users in have started up a fitness training programme, with the hope of forming the island's first wheelchair football team.Inspired by the growing popularity of the
paralympic...

 

 

 

Remember A Womble

 

 Clay Shooting Magazine     2016-11-15 kl. 18:57     1821 words

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In celebration of Andy Womble’s gold medal at the FITAV Para Clay Target Grand Prix in Italy last week, we dug into the archive to when the champion made his decision to return to the sport in 2013, following his recovery from a horrific accident.

It’ll be opening later this year, and we’re also trying to get disabled clay shooting into the
Paralympics and other big shooting competitions. “I am keen to thank my family and friends, the doctors and hospital staff at Northern General

 

 

 

Massie ‘in the thick of it’ as season nears

 

 International Paralympic Committee     2016-11-15 kl. 18:43     865 words

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The Canadian snowboarder reveals all about his preparations and how he feels ahead of the first races of the season. “I’m feeling really good, we found a lot of really good training camps, cross training, really good quality training this summer.

PyeongChang 2018
Paralympic Winter Games course to prepare for competition in 18 months’ time. “Every course is kinda different, so I thought … We’ll get to go to the Test Event and see how it goes, and then if there’s any changes that need

 

 

 

Sports Scene: Nov. 8-15

 

 TaableNote News     2016-11-15 kl. 18:36     66 words

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Sign up to receive Team USA Sports Scene, a weekly digital newsletter that highlights standout performances of U.S. athletes and teams from the previous week. Stay up-to-date with news from around the U.S.

Stay up-to-date with news from around the U.S.Olympic and
Paralympic family, and track Team USA athletes as they compete around the globe wi... #TeamUSA had a GOLDEN week, coming out on TOP in ️ & MORE!

 

 

 

Sports Scene: Nov. 8-15

 

 US Olympic Team     2016-11-15 kl. 18:17     596 words

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Nov. 15, 2016, 10:06 a.m. (ET) Mikaela Shiffrin competes in women's slalom at the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup on Nov. 12, 2016 in Levi, Finland.

Olympic and
Paralympic family, and track Team USA athletes as they compete around the globe with a preview of upcoming events.

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Baroness Grey-Thompson outlines case for leisure centre regeneration

 

 Health Club Management     2016-11-15 kl. 18:17     494 words

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Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson has appeared on the BBC’s Daily Politics show putting forward the case for a £1billion regeneration of leisure centres.

It's time to empower people to take responsibility for their own health.” The multiple
Paralympic gold medalist also discussed the idea with MPs Damian Collins and Yvette Cooper in the studio on the lunchtime programme.

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Olympic celebrations for Kingston’s sporting stars

 

 Royal Borough Of Kingston Upon Thames     2016-11-15 kl. 18:15     579 words

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Local sporting stars and coaches were celebrated by the borough’s Olympic legends at the Kingston Sports Awards on Monday 14 November.

Council, said:  “Last night was a truly brilliant evening, we are so proud of our sports achievements across the borough from school competitions to the London Youth Games to achieving Olympic gold and
Paralympic silver medals, Kingston as one of

 

 

 

South Africa: 'Super Moon' appears in the sky of the Cape [No Comment]

 

 AfricaNews     2016-11-15 kl. 18:10     672 words

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Astrology Science Cape Town South Africa up next More from No Comment 00:47 15th November 2016 02:02 March in Marrakech to demand more

General strike set to raise awareness for a beleaguered people 13th September 2016 02:02 The opening ceremony of Rio
Paralympic Games in 2 minutes 9th September 2016 01:16 Railway bridge collapses with passing train in Ivory Coast 9th September

 

 

 

IOC president defends decision not to give Russia blanket ban from Rio 2016

 

 Evening Express (Aberdeen)     2016-11-15 kl. 17:53     753 words

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International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has defended his organisation's decision not to throw Russia out of the Rio Games for doping, saying it has been backed by world leaders.

The International
Paralympic Committee, on the other hand, did ban the entire Russian team, while athletics, rowing and weightlifting also took strong stances at the Olympics.

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‘Paralympian’ wins hearts at film contest

 

 Borneo Post Online     2016-11-15 kl. 17:51     409 words

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(From right) Jap talks to the press during the interview with Shim, Ling, Tiew and Jong at the school. (From right) Jong, Jap, Shim and Ling with their grand prize.

Paralympian’ wins hearts at film contest.... SMK Batu Lintang won the judges over with their short film titled ‘Paralympian’ which they submitted for the national-level Panasonic Kid Witness News (KWN) Competition 2016.... During the last Sukma and Paralympics...

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Paralympian Peter inspired students

 

 The Nationalist     2016-11-15 kl. 17:47     176 words

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As part of the school's Cycle Against Suicide initiative, Irish Paralympian Peter Ryan visited Cashel Community School recently to speak with pupils about his life.

Paralympian Peter inspired students.... As part of the school's Cycle Against Suicide initiative, Irish Paralympian Peter Ryan visited Cashel Community School recently to speak with pupils about his life.Peter, who is from Drombane, was a former Tipperary...

 

 

 

Oscar Pistorius Moved To Another Prison To Aid Rehabilitation

 

 Naijaloaded     2016-11-15 kl. 17:45     298 words

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Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has been moved from a detention centre to a correctional centre, South Africa’s Department of Correctional Services (DCS) confirmed on Monday.

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has been moved from a detention centre to a correctional centre, South Africa’s Department of Correctional Services (DCS) confirmed on Monday.The department said the move came after a very careful consideration of all

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‘Paralympian’ wins hearts at film contest

 

 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2016-11-15 kl. 17:42     16 words

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KUCHING: SMK Batu Lintang won the judges over with their short film titled ‘Paralympian’ which

Paralympian’ wins hearts at film contest.... KUCHING: SMK Batu Lintang won the judges over with their short film titled ‘Paralympian’ which. ...they.

 

 

 

British Para-Swimming Announces Performance Squads For 2017

 

 SwimSwam     2016-11-15 kl. 17:36     986 words

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A group of 49 athletes has been selected to join the British Para-Swimming Podium (13), Podium Potential (18) Programme and Para-Academy (18) as the sport enters the opening season of the 2020 Paralympic cycle.

A group of 49 athletes has been selected to join the British Para-Swimming Podium (13), Podium Potential (18) Programme and Para-Academy (18) as the sport enters the opening season of the 2020
Paralympic cycle.The sport has been working through a

 

 

 

Vio ends stellar season with World Cup gold

 

 International Paralympic Committee     2016-11-15 kl. 17:34     583 words

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The Italian won her fifth title of the year at the final IWAS wheelchair fencing event of the season.

The title is Vio’s fifth of the season, a tally which includes gold at the European Championships in Casale Monferrato, Italy, in May and at the Rio 2016
Paralympic Games .... In the men’s epee category B , Belarus’s recently crowned Paralympic champion...

 

 

 

2016 Male & Female Para Table Tennis Star Nominees Announced

 

 Around The Rings     2016-11-15 kl. 17:14     369 words

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