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Ulvang: Blir skrämd av det jag har läst

 

 Expressen     2016-11-20 kl. 22:39     1396 words

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OSLO. Ett stenkast från hans fönster brukar Therese Johaug passera på sin vanliga rullskidrunda. Han har själv använt nebulisator. Vegard Ulvang, 53, är dessutom ordförande i internationella skidförbundets längdåkningskommitté.

Ska Martin Johnsrud Sundby tävla i världscupen eller
Paralympics?... Ska Martin Johnsrud Sundby tävla i världscupen eller paralympics?

 

 

 

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For some, a run to remember

 

 Times of India     2016-11-21 kl. 08:45     334 words

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NEW DELHI: For participants of Champions with Disability Run, the 4-km circuit was less about fitness and more about inclusion. People turned out in large numbers and as many as 178 children participated in the run, as compared to150 last year.

The run was flagged off by Rio
Paralympics medallist, Varun Bhati.

 

 

 

Prosthetic legs gives E Cape boy new lease on life

 

 Metro Tell.co.za     2016-11-21 kl. 08:41     92 words

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A nine-year-old boy from East London in the Eastern Cape has been given a new lease on life thanks to Paralympian Ernest van Dyk.... Tell is a complete voice of the world's media.

A nine-year-old boy from East London in the Eastern Cape has been given a new lease on life thanks to
Paralympian Ernest van Dyk....

 

 

 

Why Russian authorities are blocking LinkedIn

 

 Yibada     2016-11-21 kl. 08:34     442 words

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Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia, speaks to the IPC Governing Board prior to the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games at Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia. (Photo : /Ian Walton) On Nov.

Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia, speaks to the IPC Governing Board prior to the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014
Paralympic Winter Games at Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia.

 

 

 

Kyrgios, Tomic snubbed for tennis award

 

 GWN7 - Yahoo7     2016-11-21 kl. 08:01     324 words

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Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic have again been snubbed as nominees for Australia's top tennis award, the Newcombe Medal. In a season that ended in an three-week suspension following a meltdown in Shanghai, world No.

Wheelchair tennis player Alcott won the Australian Open in 2016 and took out gold in singles and doubles at the
Paralympic Games.

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Yahoo! News Australia (web) - West Australian (web) - Special Broadcasting Service (web) - Yahoo! News Australia (web) - Northern Territory Government (web) - Nine MSN (web) - The Guardian (web) - ABC Online (web)

 

 

 

Cleaver caps stellar year with top gong

 

 Newcastle Herald     2016-11-21 kl. 07:53     485 words

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Erin Cleaver leads major winners from Hunter Sports High School's annual sports awards. JUST like at the Rio Paralympics, Erin Cleaver went to her first Hunter Sports High School awards night with no expectation of taking home a prize.

JUST like at the Rio
Paralympics, Erin Cleaver went to her first Hunter Sports High School awards night with no expectation of taking home a prize.And just like in Rio, the 16-year-old got a nice surprise.

 

 

 

Come on the journey to the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games with Rowing Australia.

 

 Rowing Australia News     2016-11-21 kl. 07:51     60 words

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is running a range of #Train4Tokyo Camps to recruit new and engage current para-rowers across the quadrennium with the first camp being held in January 2017.

Come on the journey to the 2020 Tokyo
Paralympic Games with Rowing Australia.is running a range of #Train4Tokyo Camps to recruit new and engage current para-rowers across the quadrennium with the first camp being held in January 2017.No rowing

 

 

 

Eleven rookies join Rio stars

 

 Australian Swimming     2016-11-21 kl. 07:43     1193 words

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Six members of Australia’s Rio Olympic swim team will spearhead a 20-strong Dolphins team for next month’s Fina World Short Course Championships in Windsor, Canada which includes 12 new faces.

The Multi-Class 100m breaststroke to Blake Cochrane (USC Spartans) in 1:15.17 with
Paralympic gold medallist Tim Diskin (PLC Aquatic) 1:11.07 and Grant Patterson (Central Cairns) 2:20.49 with the women’s event going to Madeline Scott (Canberra) in

 

 

 

Exceeding expectations

 

 ETMM     2016-11-21 kl. 07:16     567 words

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Germany - Formnext 2016 lived up to everyone's expectations: The 2016 edition of Frankfurt's tool, mould, pattern and additive manufacturing show

Its prominent speakers included German
Paralympic champion Denise Schindler and numerous world-renowned experts from the field of 3D printing.

 

 

 

Pistorius to start second week in witness box

 

 Libya Today     2016-11-21 kl. 07:00     690 words

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South African Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius (C) arrives for his trial at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on April 11, 2014 (AFP

South African
Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius (C) arrives for his trial at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on April 11, 2014 (AFP. ...Photo/Mujahid Safodien) Monday 14 April 2014 Pretoria (AFP) – Paralympian Oscar Pistorius returns

 

 

 

Peter’s Shoes - the life and sole of shoemaking in Chesterfield

 

 Derbyshire Life     2016-11-21 kl. 06:30     2409 words

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Peter with management trainees Lilly and Emma as submitted Derbyshire Life meets award-winning entrepreneur Peter Bullock and discovers how

but I could guess the size of her feet – and luckily I was right!’ Peter also made golden shoes for the Nottinghamshire-based
Paralympic swimmer Ollie Hynd, which he wore when he attended Buckingham Palace to receive an award from the Queen.

 

 

 

Top 5 career destinations in emerging markets

 

 Asiaone     2016-11-21 kl. 06:27     378 words

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Young people who would like to move abroad to advance their careers say US, UK and Canada would be their top destinations, according to a World Economic Forum survey released this month.

Brazil A Brazilian supporter cheers in the Maracana Stadium prior to the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016
Paralympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. -

 

 

 

Gold medallist credits Rosebud club

 

 Herald Sun Leader - West     2016-11-21 kl. 06:05     19 words

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PARALYMPICS gold medallist Heath Davidson has credited Rosebud’s Fight 4 Life Youth Club for turning his life around.

PARALYMPICS gold medallist Heath Davidson has credited Rosebud’s Fight 4 Life Youth Club for turning his life around.

 

 

 

China appoints, removes officials

 

 China Government     2016-11-21 kl. 05:48     119 words

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State Council announces reshuffle of senior officials Updated: Nov 21,2016 10:12 AM english.gov.cn The State Council announced a reshuffle of several senior government officials on Nov 21.

Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Winter Olympics and
Paralympic Winter Games....Paralympic Winter Games.

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China.org.cn (web) - Namibia Press Agency (web) - CHINAdaily USA (web) - SINA (web) - CHINAdaily.com.cn (web) - China Economic Net (web) - CHINAdaily Europe (web) - Global Times (web) - China Daily Asia (web)

 

 

 

PyeongChang 2018 receives support from GS Group through donation

 

 PyeongChang 2018     2016-11-21 kl. 05:19     270 words

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    Seoul, November 18 – On November 18, the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) received a donation from GS Group to support the upcoming Olympic Games.

    Seoul, November 18 – On November 18, the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and
Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) received a donation from GS Group to support the upcoming Olympic Games.GS Group is an international holding

 

 

 

Sarawak schools shine in eco videos

 

 thestar.com.my     2016-11-21 kl. 04:43     577 words

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Gorbachan (right) and Mahamad Amran (left) posing with winners of the Panasonic Kid Witness News primary school category grand prize winning team from SK Long Sepiling.

grand prize for secondary school category with their short-film titled
Paralympian .

 

 

 

Strong return on track for Cure

 

 Northwest Tasmania Advocate     2016-11-21 kl. 04:40     169 words

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Third placed finish for cycling star Amy Cure made a successful return to the track over the weekend at the Ghent Six Day event in Belgium. The 23-year-old from West Pine finished third, behind Belgium’s Lotte Kopecky and Norway’s Anita Stenberg.

Paralympic silver medallist Deon Kenzie and enduro world champion Matt Phillips join Cure in the running for the prestigious title.Alex Fair@AJFair.

 

 

 

$100m to tackle serious workplace and road injury

 

 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2016-11-21 kl. 04:14     409 words

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MIL OSI Australia – Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Headline: The NSW Government today launched the icare Foundation, a new initiative to prevent injury and improve the wellbeing of people injured at work or on the road.

Expanding the Australian
Paralympic Committee Speakers Program, providing more businesses with workplace safety and injury prevention training from Paralympians.

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InsuranceNews.com.au (web)

 

 

 

Prosthetic legs gives E Cape boy new lease on life - South African Broadcasting Corporation

 

 NewsJS.com     2016-11-21 kl. 03:59     58 words

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South African Broadcasting CorporationProsthetic legs gives E Cape boy new lease on lifeSouth African Broadcasting CorporationAs the world commemorates disability month, the story of Ubukho is seen as beacon of hope for many.(SABC).

Eastern Cape · East London · Limbs ·
Paralympian · Ernest van Dyk · Ubukho Mpotulo · Busi Jemsana.

 

 

 

Talented young property director from Liverpool named ‘UK Young Surveyor of the Year’

 

 Commercial News Media     2016-11-21 kl. 03:56     834 words

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Matthew Fedigan, UK Young Surveyor of the Year 2016 A talented young company director from Liverpool has won the highly esteemed ‘UK Young Surveyor

lifelong campaigner for equality and inclusion, Chris Holmes MBE, Britain’s most successful
Paralympic swimmer.

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Dentsu Sports Signs 4-Year Deal with the Olympic Council of Malaysia

 

 Branding in Asia Magazine     2016-11-21 kl. 03:53     418 words

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T he Olympic Council of Malaysia has appointed Dentsu Sports Asia to market and acquire sponsors for the next four years. The deal with OCM further strengths DSA’s presence in the region building up to Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

The deal with OCM further strengths DSA’s presence in the region building up to Tokyo 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games.According to the release:...the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in mind,” he added.... As long-time supporters of sports, DSA is privileged and excited to continue contributing to this growth as we lead up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic...

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Marketing Magazine Malaysia (web)

 

 

 

Paralympians to lead Farmers Santa Parade

 

 New Zealand News UK     2016-11-21 kl. 03:38     823 words

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21 Nov 2016 Farmers Santa Parade Media release Monday 21 November

Paralympians to lead Farmers Santa Parade.... Paralympians to lead Farmers Santa Parade She carried our flag at the Summer Paralympic Games in Rio.... The five Paralympians are the official Grand Marshals for this year's parade – the city's 83rd – and will sit proudly on the all-new Rio-themed Paralympics...

 

 

 

Olympians recognised at 2016 Oppy Awards

 

 Australian Olympic Committee     2016-11-21 kl. 03:25     833 words

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CYCLING: Canberra’s Mathew Hayman scooped the Jayco 2016 Australian Cyclist of the Year Awards by winning three major awards in front of 400 guests at the star studded gala dinner in Melbourne on Friday night.

The Orica-BikeExchange cyclist was one of four Oppy Medal finalists, edging Anna Meares (SA), who collected a record sixth Olympic Games medal in 2016, dual
Paralympic gold medallist Carol Cooke (VIC) and 2016 world champion and Olympic silver

 

 

 

Beijing seeks designs for 2022 Winter Games

 

 CCTV     2016-11-21 kl. 03:01     110 words

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Here's an official call for international creative logo designers!

the 2022 Winter Olympics and
Paralympic Winter Games.

 

 

 

Parnell boy's special fund raising effort

 

 stuff.co.nz     2016-11-21 kl. 02:56     330 words

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A young Auckland boy had an extra special reason to raise money for Red Nose Day. Parnell 11-year-old Lukas Gill wanted to fund raise for Cure Kids' Red Nose Day appeal after all the help the child health research charity has given him over the years.

He sails with the Royal Akarana Yacht club and hopes one day to represent New Zealand at the
Paralympics.

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Central Leader (web) - Auckland City Harbour News (web) - Auckland Eastern Courier (web) - East Bays Courier (web) - stuff.co.nz (web) - The Press NZ (web)

 

 

 

The XXI Club celebrate their 84th year in style

 

 The Mancunion     2016-11-21 kl. 02:39     797 words

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The XXI Club held a dinner last week to celebrate their 84th year since formation, in which they celebrated the sporting careers of old and newer members of the club.

Steve is an Olympic and
Paralympic Judo coach, who had been a coach to President Rowena Birch throughout her career in Manchester when she was a student.

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The Mancunion (web)

 

 

 

BBC’s Anita honoured at ABCC Awards

 

 Birmingham Chamber of Commerce     2016-11-21 kl. 02:32     832 words

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Anita Bhalla, who has enjoyed a 26-year career with the BBC and is now devoting herself to working to improve the West Midlands, was honoured with the President’s Award at the Asian Business Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) dinner at the ICC on Saturday.

Anita was also head of public space broadcasting overseeing the big outdoor screens which delivery experiences such as the Last Night of the Proms and the  2012 Olympic and
Paralympic Games in London.

 

 

 

Rich mix of tradition and modern style

 

 Geelong Advertiser     2016-11-21 kl. 02:04     888 words

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DRAYMOND Green’s USA basketball teammates poke fun after his lewd Snapchat, Britain’s athletes feel second class and Michael Phelps’ latest tribute to his little boy. It’s in Rio Bants.

The AP’s survey of the aquatic Olympic and
Paralympic venues has revealed consistent and dangerously high levels of viruses from human sewage pollution, a major black eye on Rio’s Olympic project that has set off alarm bells among sailors,

 

 

 

WADA Director General caught on hot mic: 'We're not desperate' for Russia return

 

 Sott.net     2016-11-21 kl. 01:25     442 words

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© RT WADA director general Olivier Niggli       The World Anti-Doping Agency isn't so desperate to see Russia reinstated in the organization, WADA director general Olivier Niggli said in a hot mic conversation captured by RT.

Based on those findings, WADA recommended that the IOC, the International
Paralympic Committee (IPC), and all international sporting federations exclude Russia from their competitions.... The sanctions by WADA led to a ban from 2016 Rio Olympics for the Russian track-and-field athletes and saw the whole country's team missing the Paralympics...

 

 

 

Standing out from the pack

 

 thestar.com.my     2016-11-21 kl. 01:20     1044 words

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Once touted as the ‘most powerful 28-year-old’, the Khairy Jamaluddin of today is more grounded, focused and disciplined and the Umno Youth wing has grown along with him. KHAIRY Jamaluddin turned 40 in January.

Malaysia’s success in the Olympics and
Paralympics has been a high point of his ministership.

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Straits Times (web)

 

 

 

Swoop Play of the Week: Charlotte Caslick

 

 Brisbane Courier-Mail     2016-11-21 kl. 01:03     283 words

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CHARLOTTE Caslick admits it’s always difficult as a team player to win an individual award. It why when she was named best female rugby sevens player in the world last week she ensured her teammates knew the part they played in her success.

Caslick has joined the likes of Ruan Sims, surfer Layne Beachley, the Southern Stars, the Australian
Paralympic team, netballers Caitlin Bassett and Madi Robinson, new WBBL cricketer Renee Straumietis and Olympic track cyclist Anna Meares as a

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Cairns Post (web) - Tasmania Mercury (web)

 

 

 

A look at the most intense 'McDowell's No.1 Yaari' ad yet

 

 Agencyfaqs!     2016-11-21 kl. 00:52     2119 words

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Three friends, a five minute long film and a twist at the end - these are the active ingredients in the latest communication push by McDowell's No.1. Mc Dowell's No.

thought? According to Carlton D'Silva, CEO, Hungama Digital Services, it started with the
Paralympic team results for the Indian contingent and the emotions it evoked by the audiences that brought light to the subject.