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Stämningsfullt när juleljusen tändes

 

 Nya Lidköpings-Tidningen Plus     2016-11-28 kl. 04:43     344 words

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Julstämningen var på topp när startskottet för Grästorps julhandel gick i söndags eftermiddag. Den stora tändningskvällen innehöll allt från marknad och lucialottning till fyrverkerier och utdelning av prestationsmedaljer.

Nästa som fick motta priset var Anna Harjapää som innehar världsrekordet i kronlyft, och slutligen Linus Karlsson för sitt silver i bordtennis i
Paralympics.

 

 

 

Basketbollflickan som blev paralympier

 

 SVT Nyheter     2016-11-27 kl. 10:09     662 words

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Qian Hongyan, mer känd som Basketbollflickan, är miraklet som simmade i Rio. Hon tog ingen av Kinas 239 medaljer i Paralympics - men simmerskan utan ben är ändå frontfiguren för parasportens stormakt.

Basketbollflickan som blev
paralympier.... Hon tog ingen av Kinas 239 medaljer i Paralympics - men simmerskan utan ben är ändå frontfiguren för parasportens stormakt.En ledstjärnan för ett land som fortfarande diskriminerar funktionsnedsatta.

 

 

 

Synskadade ska inspireras till mer idrott

 

 Hallandsposten     2016-11-26 kl. 17:28     224 words

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Kan en synskadad person utöva fäktning eller judo? Självklart, menar Parasport Halland. I lördags anordnades en inspirationsdag. - Generellt är det ett problem att synskadade är mindre aktiva än övriga befolkningen.

Självklart, menar
Parasport Halland.... Generellt är det ett problem att synskadade är mindre aktiva än övriga befolkningen.Men om det finns ett intresse för olika aktiviteter så kan vi starta upp något, säger Peter Malmberg, idrottskonsulent på Parasport...

 

 

 

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UP IAS officer wins gold in Asian Para-Badminton Championships

 

 Hindustan Times     2016-11-28 kl. 08:41     318 words

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IAS officer Suhas LY struck gold in the that was held in Beijing by defeating Indonesian player Harry Susanto in straight sets by 21-4 and 21-11.

National
Paralympics Committee of China hosted the championship, which took place between November 22 and November 27, in which players from India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, South Korea and several other countries participated.

 

 

 

Toyota rolls out fuel cell buses in Japan

 

 Biz Community     2016-11-28 kl. 08:07     378 words

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Toyota Motor Corporation will begin to sell fuel cell buses under the Toyota brand from early 2017.

The company plans to introduce over 100 FC buses mainly in the Tokyo area, ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games.... Moreover, in preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the number of FC buses being introduced will...

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Biz Community (web)

 

 

 

Biking to beware

 

 Wear Valley Advertiser     2016-11-28 kl. 08:04     682 words

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Tour de Celeb (Channel 5, 7pm) THE toughest stage of the Tour de France involves a brutal 146km of endurance cycling through the French Alps, from Megeve to Morzine, L'Etape, and is arguably the ultimate racing cycling challenge.

Instead the coaches of Olympic cyclist Rob Hayles, renowned sports scientist Asker Jeukendrup and Britain's most successful
Paralympian...

 

 

 

Still no progress for families a year after fresh start agreement

 

 The Irish News     2016-11-28 kl. 07:13     1291 words

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One year after fresh start agreement what progress is there on legacy issues? None, for families who lost loved ones during the conflict like ourselves we are no further on than before the agreement as the legacy of the past wasn’t agreed at all.

BILLY FITZPATRICK Terenure, Dublin 6   IFA’s slogan is a farce From their refusal to invite Ireland’s
Paralympians to the ‘national’ stadium, to their poppy display and subsequent outrage at the FIFA investigation, I think it is fair to

 

 

 

Tokyo Ready to Learn from Rio -- Monday Memo...

 

 Around The Rings     2016-11-28 kl. 06:34     588 words

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(ATR) Those who made the Rio 2016 Olympics a possibility will share their knowledge with organizers of the Tokyo 2020 Games this week in Japan. Tokyo 2020 performs at Rio 2016 closing ceremony.

13 and is highlighted by the selection of the host city of the 2024 Summer Olympics and
Paralympics.

 

 

 

90 years of Macy's parades

 

 Kankakee Daily Journal     2016-11-28 kl. 06:16     529 words

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When Macy's first parade stepped off in 1924, it was called "Macy's Christmas Parade," although it took place on Thanksgiving Day.

Paralympic stars Tatyana and Hannah McFadden.

 

 

 

'It's tough being a handicapped athlete in India'

 

 Times of India     2016-11-28 kl. 05:32     311 words

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Not many inside the Stein Auditorium at the India Habitat Centre on Sunday evening anticipated that they would soon witness a captivating and moving session with Rio Paralympic winners Deepa Malik and Devendra Jhajharia during the Times Lit Fest here.

Not many inside the Stein Auditorium at the India Habitat Centre on Sunday evening anticipated that they would soon witness a captivating and moving session with Rio
Paralympic winners Deepa Malik and Devendra Jhajharia during the Times Lit Fest

 

 

 

Spotted: Irrfan Khan, Deepa Malik at a walkathon event in Gurugram

 

 Mid Day     2016-11-28 kl. 05:24     56 words

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Prev By The Hitlist Team |  Posted 52 minutes ago Deepa Malik and Irrfan Khan. Pic/PTI Paralympic medal winner Deepa Malik and Irrfan Khan at a walkathon event in Gurugram yesterday.

Pic/PTI
Paralympic medal winner Deepa Malik and Irrfan Khan at a walkathon event in Gurugram yesterday.Tags:... Paralympic medal winner Deepa Malik Irrfan Khan walkathon event Gurugram Bollywood news Previous Story Hrithik Roshan to star in Karan...

 

 

 

Olympics: Pressed for successful games, Koike hopes to learn from Rio

 

 Kyodo     2016-11-28 kl. 04:58     96 words

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Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike said she feels pressed to host a successful Olympics in 2020 as the International Olympic Committee's three-day debriefing session of the Rio Games got under way Monday.

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Paralympics from the (Rio) mayor and felt then that it is now Tokyo's turn," Koike said.

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Mainichi Daily News (web)

 

 

 

AES fines to be reduced to RM150 pending law amendment next year – Deputy Transport Minister

 

 Paultan.org     2016-11-28 kl. 04:52     440 words

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According to Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Aziz Kaprawi, traffic fines under the Automated Enforcement System (AES) will be reduced from RM300 to RM150 once amendments have been made to the law, set to be tabled in Parliament in March next year.

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Toyota taking new (and old) truck paths

 

 Fleet Owner     2016-11-28 kl. 04:48     213 words

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| Fleet Owner Comments 0 Toyota believes that hydrogen-powered fuel cell technology could be a “zero emission solution” across a broad spectrum of vehicle types – including Class 8 tractors.

The OEM said it plans to introduce over 100 fuel cell buses mainly in the Tokyo area, ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and
Paralympic Games.

 

 

 

Stämningsfullt när juleljusen tändes

 

 Nya Lidköpings-Tidningen Plus     2016-11-28 kl. 04:43     344 words

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Julstämningen var på topp när startskottet för Grästorps julhandel gick i söndags eftermiddag. Den stora tändningskvällen innehöll allt från marknad och lucialottning till fyrverkerier och utdelning av prestationsmedaljer.

Nästa som fick motta priset var Anna Harjapää som innehar världsrekordet i kronlyft, och slutligen Linus Karlsson för sitt silver i bordtennis i
Paralympics.

 

 

 

Paes admits economic and political problems caused challenges "every day" ahead of Rio 2016 as debrief begins

 

 Insidethegames.biz     2016-11-28 kl. 04:24     672 words

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Outgoing RIo de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes believes the transformation of the port area of the city was a key achievement made possible only by hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Outgoing RIo de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes believes the transformation of the port area of the city was a key achievement made possible only by hosting the Olympic and
Paralympic Games.He admits, however, that Brazil's political and economic chaos

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Inside The Games (web)

 

 

 

Pick our Sportstar of the Year and win a trip to Washington

 

 Irish Independent     2016-11-28 kl. 03:41     1153 words

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The compulsive spirit beating so powerfully within Irish sport routinely lifts our lives above the dreary treadmill of day-to-day survival.

Rio also played host to the
Paralympics, where Ireland's athletes exceeded all expectations, claiming four gold, four silver and three bronze medals.

 

 

 

SPORTSTAR OF THE WEEK WINNERS

 

 Irish Independent     2016-11-28 kl. 03:41     225 words

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JANUARY Paddy Brennan (Racing) Ian Keatley (Rugby) Paddy Jackson (Rugby) Ruby Walsh (Racing) Willie Mullins (Racing) FEBRUARY

Austin Gleeson (Hurling) Paul and Gary O'Donovan (Rowing) Annalise Murphy (Sailing) Thomas Barr (Athletics) Robbie Benson (Soccer) SEPTEMBER Gary O'Donovan (Rowing) Seamus Callanan (Hurling) Julie Ann Malone (Camogie) Jason Smyth (
Paralympics)

 

 

 

NOMINATIONS FOR IRISH INDEPENDENT YOUNG SPORTSTAR OF THE YEAR

 

 Irish Independent     2016-11-28 kl. 03:41     549 words

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Joey CARBERY Six months after he played a starring role in Clontarf winning the All-Ireland League final, Joey made his international debut when he came off the bench in Chicago to help steer Ireland to a famous first victory over New Zealand.

The Cork teenager set an F38 world record of 32.14m as she won gold in the discus at the IPC Athletics European Championships in Italy and then exceeded all expectations at the Rio
Paralympic Games, winning bronze with a best throw of 31.71.

 

 

 

Simone Biles Tells All in Recently Released Memoir ‘Courage to Soar’

 

 Xfinity Comcast     2016-11-28 kl. 03:40     1122 words

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Simone Biles of the United States competes on the floor during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Laurence Griffiths/) “Simone Biles became America’s sweetheart this summer in Rio, but her story is what will make people fall in love with her forever.

Olympic and
Paralympic teams to the White House to honor their participation and success in the Rio Olympic Games this year.

 

 

 

Sacramento Rollin' Kings to compete in national tournament

 

 ABC10.com     2016-11-28 kl. 03:38     386 words

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Life in a wheelchair has its limitations, but the Sacramento Rollin' Kings basketball team isn't letting anything hold them back. (Nov. 27, 2016) Monica Jacquez, KXTV 6:21 PM.

Now he’s a two-time 
Paralympian and getting ready to take his team to a national competition in Seattle.

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News10Net (web)

 

 

 

Four Gwinnett residents honored for paralympic athletic excellence

 

 Gwinnett Daily Post     2016-11-28 kl. 03:31     397 words

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An organization known as the legacy for the in Atlanta recognized four Gwinnett County residents last week for their work in paralympic sport.

Four Gwinnett residents honored for
paralympic athletic excellence.... An organization known as the legacy for the in Atlanta recognized four Gwinnett County residents last week for their work in paralympic sport.BlazeSports America honored 20 teenagers...

 

 

 

Olympics: Budapest 2024 readies for lessons to take home from Rio 2016 debrief

 

 Sports Features     2016-11-28 kl. 03:23     613 words

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NewsUpdate LAURA WALDEN (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The Budapest 2024 delegation is traveling to Tokyo to take notes on the

"Just three additional venues will be required to host the 2024 Olympic Games and
Paralympic Games," Fürjes confirmed.

 

 

 

Frost*collective launches disability campaign for FACS to raise awareness of workforce barriers

 

 PRWire     2016-11-28 kl. 03:00     695 words

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:  Frost*collective has launched its second video series campaign for Family & Community Services this month.

Speakers will include Richard Wilkins, actor Alex Jones and Dylan Allcott,
Paralympian.

 

 

 

William makes Meghan Markle statement of his own

 

 Northern Territory News     2016-11-28 kl. 02:32     408 words

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LATE last week reports were circulating that Prince William was unimpressed with his brother Harry’s decision to issue an official statement about harassment of his new girlfriend, Meghan Markle.

Harry had been secretly dating Markle since June, when they met at the Invictus Games in Toronto, the
Paralympics-esque event he created.

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Geelong Advertiser (web) - Daily Telegraph Australia (web) - Northern Territory News (web) - Brisbane Courier-Mail (web) - Tasmania Mercury (web) - Adelaide Now (web) - Geelong Advertiser (web)

 

 

 

William makes Meghan Markle statement of his own

 

 Herald Sun     2016-11-28 kl. 02:27     333 words

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media_cameraAmerican actor Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have been dating for several months. In case you missed it, earlier this month in an unprecedented move, asking people to give Markle, his “girlfriend” of a “few months” some space.

Harry had been secretly dating Markle since June, when they met at the Invictus Games in Toronto, the
Paralympics-esque event he created.

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Brisbane Courier-Mail (web) - Adelaide Now (web)

 

 

 

Dylan Alcott: A non-stop thriller

 

 Brisbane Courier-Mail     2016-11-28 kl. 00:57     1254 words

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PARALYMPIAN Dylan Alcott is a leading contender for the Newcombe Medal when the 2016 winner is revealed in Melbourne on Monday night. Adam Peacock talks to the wheelchair wizard.

PARALYMPIAN Dylan Alcott is a leading contender for the Newcombe Medal when the 2016 winner is revealed in Melbourne on Monday night.... So he rocked up to Rio 2016 Paralympics with enormous hopes of becoming a dual sport gold medallist.

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Adelaide Now (web) - Brisbane Courier-Mail (web) - Perth Now (web)

 

 

 

Dylan Alcott: A non-stop thriller

 

 Herald Sun     2016-11-28 kl. 00:55     29 words

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PARALYMPIAN Dylan Alcott is a leading contender for the Newcombe Medal when the 2016 winner is revealed in Melbourne on Monday night. Adam Peacock talks to the wheelchair wizard.

PARALYMPIAN Dylan Alcott is a leading contender for the Newcombe Medal when the 2016 winner is revealed in Melbourne on Monday night.

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Daily Telegraph Australia (web) - Herald Sun (web)

 

 

 

Rio 2016 stars nominated for Young Sports Personality of the Year

 

 Team GB     2016-11-28 kl. 00:07     529 words

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As the curtains begin to fall on a memorable year, there is one last chance to celebrate Team GB’s great success at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Tinkler, Downie and Tiler are three of a ten-strong shortlist up for the award, including
Paralympians Ellie Robinson, Jess Stretton, Lauren Rowles, and Tom Hamer.

 

 

 

Liam Malone wants to climb Mt Cook before competing at next Paralympic Games

 

 Sunday Star-Times     2016-11-27 kl. 23:19     305 words

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Liam Malone talks to the audience at the Nelson Sports Awards. Liam Malone climbed to the top of the world when he won double gold at the Paralympic Games. Now the Kiwi Blade Runner has his sights set on climbing New Zealand's highest mountain.

Liam Malone wants to climb Mt Cook before competing at next
Paralympic Games.... Liam Malone climbed to the top of the world when he won double gold at the Paralympic Games.... Now the Kiwi Blade Runner has his sights set on climbing New Zealand's highest mountain.The 22-year-old was named on Friday night after winning two gold medals and one silver medal at the Paralympics...

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stuff.co.nz (web) - Waikato Times (web) - Nelson Mail (web) - Taranaki Daily News (web)

 

 

 

Malone plans to climb Mt Cook

 

 Unlimited Magazine     2016-11-27 kl. 23:16     330 words

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Liam Malone climbed to the top of the world when he won double gold at the Paralympic Games. Now the Kiwi Blade Runner has his sights set on climbing New Zealand's highest mountain.

Liam Malone climbed to the top of the world when he won double gold at the
Paralympic Games.... Now the Kiwi Blade Runner has his sights set on climbing New Zealand's highest mountain.The 22-year-old was named on Friday night after winning two gold medals and one silver medal at the Paralympics...

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Unlimited Magazine (web) - Nelson Mail (web) - Sunday Star-Times (web) - Taranaki Daily News (web) - Waikato Times (web) - Manawatu Standard (web) - Unlimited Magazine (web) - Marlborough Express (web)

 

 

 

Wayde and Caster are the Big Winners at South African Sports Awards

 

 SA People News     2016-11-27 kl. 22:56     618 words

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