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Det nordiska samarbetet gör att vi kommer till tals
 
 Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet     2017-02-20 kl. 23:49     195 words
 
Friidrottslandslagets förbundskapten Magnus Olsson är nöjd med helgens World Para Atheltics Forum i Frankfurt.

Några av punkterna på programmet var den strategiska planen 2017-2020, årets mästerskap och Paralympics 2020, samt regel- klassificerings- och utvecklingsfrågor. -... Ett annat ämne som diskuterades var Paralympics-frågan, och vikten av att få...
 
   
Helgens racerunningträff lockar deltagare från fyra kontinenter
 
 Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet     2017-02-20 kl. 22:21     124 words
 
I helgen väntas cirka 120-130 personer från ett 15-tal länder till International Racerunning Assembly i Uppsala.

HIF och Rånäs 4H) tillsammans med CPISRA, Racerunning Danmark och Parasport Sveriges friidrottskommitté.
 
   
Läs mer om din favoritsport
 
 Sveriges Radio Radiosporten     2017-02-20 kl. 11:22     39 words
 
genom att klicka på na nedan. Alpint Bandy Basket Boxning Brottning Cykel Fotboll Friidrott Golf Handboll Innebandy Ishockey Kampsport Kanot Konståkning Längdskidor Motorsport

Orientering. Parasport. Ridsport. Segling. Simning. Skidskytte. Speedway. Tennis. Volleyboll. Radiosporten radiosporten@sverigesradio.se.
 
   
Resultat från Andörjan
 
 Piteå-Tidningen     2017-02-20 kl. 10:05     2167 words
 
Här är resultaten från söndagens Andörjan i längdskidor i Älvsbyn.

45) David Mäki,Ohtanajärvi IK, 2:29:20 46) Petter Norén,Luleguttene, 2:30:53 47) Johan Mäki,IFK Kiruna, 2:33:05 48) Jakob Gyllenbåga,Älvsby Parasport, 2:41:42 49) David Bellqvist,Mefos IK, 2:41:56 50) Simon Eriksson,Bergnäsets AIK, 2:45:16
 
   
Legendary Judo Coach, Willy Cahill Co-Founder Of The Blind Judo Foundation Promoted to 9th Degree (Kudan) Black Belt In Judo
 
 Presskontakt.se     2017-02-20 kl. 10:01     111 words
 
Cahill was promoted to the rank of 9th Dan (Degree) or Kudan in the sport of Judo as recognized by USA Judo, the Official Governing Board of Judo in the US where less than six individuals have reached the rank of 9th Degree.

old has committed his life to furthering the sport of Judo not only locally, nationally and internationally but as the former US Olympic and US Paralympic Judo Coach and currently Co-Founder of the Blind Judo Foundation.
 
   
Lyckat bordtennismöte i Bröndby
 
 Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet     2017-02-18 kl. 22:47     155 words
 
Styrelsen för ITTF:s parabordtennis möttes i Danmark för att diskutera ett ovanligt intensivt tävlingsår.

Fokus ligger på framtiden och hur vi ska kunna arbeta närmare varandra inom ITTF, sade Petra Sörling till Paralympic.org efter träffen. -
 
   
Han tog Ystads första VM-guld på skidor
 
 Lokaltidningen Ystad     2017-02-18 kl. 11:18     430 words
 
Visst är det annorlunda och lite udda" Av Gustav Persson. SKIDOR. Att vinna VM-medaljer och komma från Nedraby utanför Ystad är unikt. Att göra det i skidåkning är direkt overkligt.

Efter VM är det stora målet, som varit det största målet sen jag började i somras, Paralympics nästa år.

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Gåvan från Värnamo gav Alexey livet tillbaka
 
 Värnamo Nyheter     2017-02-17 kl. 18:00     424 words
 
1999 förlorade Alexey Talai från Vitryssland båda sina ben när han trampade på en gammal mina från andra världskriget. Nu får han hjälp med en ny permobil från en av sina vänner i Värnamo.

Mitt nästa mål är att ställa upp i simning i Paralympics i Japan 2022, säger han.

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Paraseglingen vill nå fler
 
 Svenska Seglarförbundet     2017-02-17 kl. 17:08     253 words
 
Paraseglingen vill bredda sporten bland annat genom att göra träning och båtklasser mer tillgängliga för nya skadegrupper, fler kvinnor och unga. Målet är att komma tillbaka som Paralympisk idrott 2024.

Målet är att komma tillbaka som Paralympisk idrott 2024.Paraseglingen står inför en utmaning då den tvingats lämna den Paralympiska arenan i och med seglingarna i Rio i september.... Anledningen till beslutet från Internationella Paralympiska Kommittén...
 
   
Ungersk protest mot OS-ansökan
 
 Sydsvenskan     2017-02-17 kl. 10:44     136 words
 
Över 200000 namnunderskrifter har samlats in i Ungern, i protest mot att huvudstaden Budapest söker OS 2024. Det kan vara tillräckligt för att tvinga fram en folkomröstning i frågan, skriver den ungerska tidningen Magyar Nemzet.

Frågan som organisationen vill att folk ska ta ställning till är "Håller du med om att Budapest kommun bör dra tillbaka sin ansökan om att få arrangera OS och Paralympics 2024?"

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Webbsändning: Vinter OS och Paralympics i Stockholm 2026
 
 Sport & Affärer     2017-02-17 kl. 10:06     74 words
 
Hur har spelplanen förändrats sedan förra ansökan och vad kan ett OS innebära för Stockholm och Sverige.

Webbsändning: Vinter OS och Paralympics i Stockholm 2026.
 
   
Han stakade till Sydpolen i en sitski - Nu föreläser Aron Anderson i Åre
 
 Östersunds-Posten     2017-02-16 kl. 21:06     172 words
 
Nyligen hemkommen från sitt senaste äventyr på Sydpolen gästar nu äventyraren och inspiratören Aron Anderson Åre. Tillsammans med Totalskidskolan bjuder han in till en föreläsning i Rödkullens värmestuga.

Han har bland annat simmat över Ålands hav, bestigit Kilimanjaro och Kebnekaise och deltagit i fyra Paralympics i tre olika grenar.
 
   
Sportsvepet: Källström-effekt på läktarna
 
 Lokaltidningen Mitt i     2017-02-16 kl. 19:00     415 words
 
Kim Källström-effekten märks redan på fotbollsläktarna, curlinglag klart för VM och 12-åring rider inför storpublik. Här veckans höjdpunkter i Stockholmssporten.

Helene Ripa tog VM-silver i mixedstafett och upprepade därmed bragden i paralympics.
 
   
Så ska Stockholm få OS 2026
 
 SVT Nyheter Stockholm     2017-02-16 kl. 17:04     249 words
 
Idag höll Stockholms handelskammare ett seminarium som leddes av Stockholms stad och Sveriges olympiska kommitté, SOK. På seminariet diskuterades bland annat om Sverige klarar av att arrangera vinter-OS och Paralympics 2026.

På seminariet diskuterades bland annat om Sverige klarar av att arrangera vinter-OS och Paralympics 2026.Sommaren 2018 ska nationerna lämna in en ansökan ifall de vill arrangera vinter-OS och Paralympics år 2026.
 
   
Tredje VM-medaljen för Zebastian Modin
 
 Sveriges Radio Radiosporten     2017-02-16 kl. 15:34     189 words
 
Längdskidåkaren Zebastian Modin tog silver i det klassiska loppet över 20 kilometer i Para-VM i Tyskland och tog därmed sin tredje medalj i mästerskapet.

Zebastian Modin tog tre medaljer under Paralympics 2014.
 
   
Sportlovstips för måndag
 
 Helsingborgs Dagblad     2017-02-16 kl. 13:59     826 words
 
Du som vill ha tips på vad du ska hitta på under sportlovet kan hitta förslag här. Kolla gärna vad som händer i grannkommunerna också, det händer alltid något kul någonstans.

Ekeby fritidsgård. KLIPPAN. Parasport 08:30-13 Antilopenskolans gymnastiksal.
 
   
Överklagar inte Johaug-dom
 
 Dagens Nyheter     2017-02-16 kl. 10:20     651 words
 
Den norska antidopningsorganisationen Antidoping Norge kommer inte att överklaga Therese Johaugs avstängning på 13 månader. Nu är det upp till Fis och Wada om stjärnan ska kunna vara tillbaka till OS nästa år.

Helene Ripa och Zebastian Modin lyckades göra om bedriften från Paralympics 2014 och fixade svenskt silver i stafetten på skid-VM för paraidrott - trots att de bara var två åkare på fyra sträckor.
 
   
Från Nedraby - tog VM-guld på skidor
 
 Ystads Allehanda Plus     2017-02-16 kl. 03:48     587 words
 
Att lilla Nedraby utanför Ystad skulle få fram en världsmästare känns inte som speciellt troligt. Att det skulle inträffa i skidåkning känns som helt osannolikt. Just nu pågår parasportarnas VM i längdskidor i tyska Finsterau.

Paralympics i Sydkorea nästa år är den stora grejen.
 
   
15 februari: Sportkoll på en minut
 
 SVT Nyheter     2017-02-15 kl. 21:37     132 words
 
Publicerad: ons 15 feb Uppdaterad: ons 15 feb SKIDSKYTTE Wolfgang Pichler totalsågade de svenska skidskyttedamernas skytte efter distansloppet.

Publicerad: för 13 minuter sedan Uppdaterad: för 5 minuter sedan SKIDSKYTTE Wolfgang Pichler totalsågade de svenska skidskyttedamernas skytte efter distansloppet.PARASPORT.
 
   
Jag har varit dryg och träningsointelligent
 
 Dagens Nyheter     2017-02-15 kl. 19:12     1467 words
 
Calle Halfvarsson har varit ointelligent, dryg och oärlig under karriären. Vem som säger det? Calle Halfvarsson.

Helene Ripa och Zebastian Modin lyckades göra om bedriften från Paralympics 2014 och fixade svenskt silver i stafetten på skid-VM för paraidrott - trots att de bara var två åkare på fyra sträckor.
 
   
Helene Ripa tog VM-silver i stafett
 
 Lokaltidningen Mitt i     2017-02-15 kl. 17:54     225 words
 
Den 45-åriga handikappidrottaren Helene Ripa från Tungelsta fortsätter att rada upp framgångar i längdskidspåren. Idag onsdag tog hon tillsammans med Zebastian Modin silver i mixedstafett på VM i tyska Finsterau.

Den 45-åriga handikappidrottaren Helene Ripa från Tungelsta fortsätter att rada upp framgångar i längdskidspåren.... 2014 i paralympics...

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Felicia siktar framåt
 
 Enköpings-Posten     2017-02-15 kl. 15:00     619 words
 
Hon har en framåtanda som få, och hon älskar utmaningar. Hon jobbar som elevresurs, håller föreläsningar och tävlar i ridning, nu med siktet inställt på Paralympics 2020.

Hon jobbar som elevresurs, håller föreläsningar och tävlar i ridning, nu med siktet inställt på Paralympics 2020.Det har snart gått sex år sedan trafikolyckan som höll på att kosta henne livet.... Jag vill ta mig till EM och kanske VM, och nu väntar Paralympics...
 
   
Modin och Ripa fixade svenskt VM-silver
 
 Dagens Nyheter     2017-02-15 kl. 11:59     199 words
 
Helene Ripa och Zebastian Modin lyckades göra om bedriften från Paralympics 2014 och fixade svenskt silver i stafetten på skid-VM för paraidrott - trots att de bara var två åkare på fyra sträckor.

Helene Ripa och Zebastian Modin lyckades göra om bedriften från Paralympics 2014 och fixade svenskt silver i stafetten på skid-VM för paraidrott - trots att de bara var två åkare på fyra sträckor.Senaste i ämnet Längdskidåkning

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Svenskt VM-silver i stafett
 
 SVT Nyheter     2017-02-15 kl. 11:13     88 words
 
Helene Ripa och Zebastian Modin knep en silverpeng i para-VM i skidor i tyska Finsterau.

Precis som i Paralympics i Sotji 2014 lyckades svenskarna att komma tvåa i mixed-stafetten trots att man bara ställde upp med två åkare på fyra etapper.
 
   
Modin och Ripa fixade VM-silver
 
 Helsingborgs Dagblad     2017-02-15 kl. 11:04     63 words
 
Helene Ripa och Zebastian Modin lyckades göra om bedriften från Paralympics 2014 och fixade svenskt silver i stafetten på skid-VM för paraidrott - trots att de bara var två åkare på fyra sträckor.

Helene Ripa och Zebastian Modin lyckades göra om bedriften från Paralympics 2014 och fixade svenskt silver i stafetten på skid-VM för paraidrott - trots att de bara var två åkare på fyra sträckor.Svenskarna var 21 sekunder bakom segrande

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Helene Ripa och Zebastian Modin tar VM-silver i stafett
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-02-15 kl. 10:39     65 words
 
Pressmeddelande Feb 15, 2017 10:39 CET Idag gjorde de svenska längdskidåkarna om bedriften från Sotji genom att med bara två åkare på fyra distanser ta silver i stafetten under para-VM i Finsterau.

Vitryssland på tredjeplatsen gick i mål 1:15 efter segraren.Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet.
 
   
Hallå! Fatta galoppen!
 
 Nya Wermlands-Tidningen     2017-02-15 kl. 06:00     697 words
 
Så flyger de över! Det ser så lätt ut när allt stämmer. Jag sitter i ridhuset och tittar på när dottern och hennes ponny är på hoppträning. Det är en fröjd att se samspelet mellan ryttare och häst.

Ridning är även Sveriges näst största handikappidrott.... Ridning är även Sveriges näst största handikappidrott.
 
   
Goalballspelaren gjorde 23 mål i Malmö Open.
 
 Trelleborgs Allehanda Plus     2017-02-15 kl. 03:44     302 words
 
23 mål på fem matcher under Malmö Open.

33-årige trelleborgaren Fatmir Seremeti tog ett break efter Paralympics i september.... Det skulle också kunna bli en språngbräda mot Paralympics i Tokyo två år senare. -... Jag hade ju tänkt sluta efter Paralympics i Rio, men så fick vi VM till Malmö.
 
   
FIFH Malmö: Nu kommer vi att höja ribban
 
 Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet     2017-02-14 kl. 17:02     243 words
 
Arrangörsföreningen FIFH Malmö summerar ett lyckat Malmö Open - och har redan börjat förbereda inför nästa års evenemang. Nu kommer vi att höja ribban. Arbetet med Malmö Open 2018 har redan inletts. Välkommen tillbaka i februari nästa år.

Långhelgen inleddes med den tredje upplagan av International Sport Conference i Baltiska Hallen, där 300 deltagare bjöds på en rad intressanta föreläsningar - om bland annat tillgänglighet, framtida organisationsformer och Paralympics i
 
   
Pressinbjudan: Klarar Stockholm vinter-OS 2026?
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-02-14 kl. 16:56     166 words
 
Pressmeddelande Feb 14, 2017 16:56 CET Stockholms stad och Sveriges olympiska kommitté (SOK) överväger att söka vinter-OS och Paralympics år 2026.

Pressinbjudan: Klarar Stockholm vinter-OS 2026?Pressmeddelande Feb 14, 2017 16:56 CET Stockholms stad och Sveriges olympiska kommitté (SOK) vill arrangera vinter-OS och Paralympics i Stockholm år 2026.Hur har spelplanen förändrats sedan förra ansökan...
 
   
Medaljregn över Marjeta
 
 Katrineholms-Kuriren     2017-02-14 kl. 16:00     250 words
 
Guldet tog KSS-simmaren på 50 meter ryggsim och innan hon skulle starta hade hon sina funderingar. - Jag var rädd att jag skulle tjuvstarta eller göra något annat fel och bli diskad.

Reichard tog fyra medaljer vid Paralympics i Rio.
 
   
Dubbla guld för Öhgren
 
 Folkbladet     2017-02-14 kl. 14:50     75 words
 
Dubbla guld. Det blev det för Alexander Öhgren i Malmö Open i helgen. I singelklassen stötte han på AnnaCarin Ahlquist, bronsmedaljör i Paralympics i höstas, i finalen. Det blev seger med 3-1 i set.

I singelklassen stötte han på AnnaCarin Ahlquist, bronsmedaljör i Paralympics i höstas, i finalen.
 
   
Internationella paralympiska kommittén: Rysslands avstängning bör kvarstå
 
 Sveriges Radio Radiosporten     2017-02-14 kl. 11:02     178 words
 
Ryssland fick inte delta i Paralympics förra året. Så kan det bli även i Pyeongchang. - Avstängningen bör kvarstå, säger internationella paralympiska kommitténs ordförande Philip Craven.

Internationella paralympiska kommittén:... Ryssland fick inte delta i Paralympics förra året.... Avstängningen bör kvarstå, säger internationella paralympiska kommitténs ordförande Philip Craven.Det blev i slutändan ett ganska stort antal ryska idrottare vid...
 
   
Dubbla Malmöguld för Alex Öhgren
 
 Norrköpings Tidningar     2017-02-13 kl. 20:48     152 words
 
Alexander Öhgren bemästrade sina utmattningsproblem i Malmö Open och fick med sig två guld hem. Han vann rullstolsdubbeln i par med Victor Sjöqvist, från Jönköping.

I finalen besegrade han Anna-Carin Ahlquist som vann brons i Paralympics i somras.... Det stora målet är Paralympics i Tokyo 2020.... ÄMNE: bordtennis paralympics rullstol sport Christer Andersson. alexander öhgren.
 
   
Intl news  
Sports › Gov't eyes inclusive, barrier-free society toward Tokyo Olympics
 
 Japan Today     2017-02-21 kl. 08:48     185 words
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Sports Feb. 21, 2017 - 04:00PM JST ( ) TOKYO — The government has drawn up set of proposals to build an inclusive, barrier-free society

Sports Feb. 21, 2017 - 04:00PM JST ( ) TOKYO — The government has drawn up set of proposals to build an inclusive, barrier-free society. ...toward the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, incorporating concerns of the elderly and disabled into...
 
   
Minister tells industries to increase representation of disabled people
 
 The Guardian     2017-02-21 kl. 08:03     761 words
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Penny Mordaunt appoints ‘sector champions’ to improve experiences of people with disabilities in industries including fashion and gaming A government

"Channel 4 has done so much to make sure that – and not just in the Paralympic coverage but in every part of what they do," she said.... He said Channel 4 had tried to hugely boost the number of disabled people in its coverage through the Paralympics...
 
   
Olympic organizers say winter sports set for boom in Asia
 
 KansasCity.com     2017-02-21 kl. 07:55     661 words
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Lee Hee-beom, president and CEO of the Pyeongchang Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games POCOG), adjusts his name plate prior to a media conference in Sapporo, northern Japan, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.

Lee Hee-beom, president and CEO of the Pyeongchang Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games POCOG), adjusts his name plate prior to a media conference in Sapporo, northern Japan, Tuesday, Feb.... Lee Hee-beom, president and CEO of the Pyeongchang Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Veterans conference set Mar. 1
 
 QC Times     2017-02-21 kl. 07:17     236 words
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will host the 2017 Eastern Iowa/Western Illinois Veterans Conference beginning at noon Wednesday, March 1 at the Rogalski Center, 518 W. Locust St., Davenport. Registration opens at noon and the program begins at 12:45 p.m.

Afghanistan and has since earned seven medals as a Paralympic swimmer.
 
   
Stars assemble for exciting competition
 
 Lancaster & Morecambe Citizen     2017-02-21 kl. 07:09     278 words
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TOP international players from the world of wheelchair tennis will be demonstrating their skills at the USN Bolton Arena this week when the prestigious Bolton Indoor Wheelchair Tennis Tournament is held there.

TOP international players from the world of wheelchair tennis will be demonstrating their skills at the USN Bolton Arena this week when the prestigious Bolton Indoor Wheelchair Tennis Tournament is held there.Two-time Paralympic bronze medallist

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TV-Werbung: Sophie Pascoe
 
 AdvertoLog     2017-02-21 kl. 07:03     217 words
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A devastating accident at just two years old would have been challenging enough for most people to overcome. But it is this very event that has fuelled Sophie Pascoe's desire to challenge herself.

This is how Sophie Pascoe has risen to the highest level of achievement across all swimming disciplines, making her NZ's most successful Paralympian ever. – What’s Your Why? – Rebel Sport Media:

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Olympics & Paralympics 2020: Gail Emms 'devastated' by funding loss
 
 Latest Nigerian News.com     2017-02-21 kl. 06:10     31 words
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Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms is "devastated" that badminton is one of seven sports to have lost appeals against UK Sport funding cuts for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.

Olympics & Paralympics 2020:... Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms is "devastated" that badminton is one of seven sports to have lost appeals against UK Sport funding cuts for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.
 
   
145 years after foundation, Mainichi Shimbun still striving for barrier-free society
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2017-02-21 kl. 06:00     292 words
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Junichi Kawai (Mainichi) Daichi Suzuki (Mainichi) Hiroko Kawamoto (Mainichi) Feb. 21 marks the 145th anniversary of the Mainichi Shimbun's founding. The first edition was released in 1872.

We think the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics will be a big opportunity for that, and we have started a campaign called "Tomo ni 2020" (Together to 2020), starting with promoting the prevention of visually-impaired persons falling from train

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Flying high: Rescue fleet funding free
 
 Wagga Wagga Daily Advertiser     2017-02-21 kl. 05:31     314 words
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The air ambulance that saved a Temora gold medalist will no longer fight to source the funds to fly. The air ambulance that saved a Temora gold medalist will no longer fund-raise to fly.

The air ambulance that saved a Temora gold medalist will no longer fund-raise to fly.Paralympian Scott Reardon says he was given a second chance at life when the Snowy Hydro SouthCare rescue helicopter came to his aid in 2002.

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IIM-Indore hosts TEDx featuring speakers from different walks of life
 
 The Freepress Journal     2017-02-21 kl. 04:56     373 words
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09:24 am FOLLOW US: Indore: The Industry Interaction Cell of IIM Indore organised TEDx talk on theme ‘Catch the snowflake’, wishing to capture and spread unique ideas which are shaping the world we are living in.

The event would be attended by Rio 2016 Paralympic gold medallist Mariappan Thangavelu and Asian Para Games 2014 gold medallist Sharad Kumar.
 
   
Pedals power passion for Horsham siblings
 
 Wimmera Mail Times     2017-02-21 kl. 04:36     529 words
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One Horsham family has a passion for cycling and its paying of for Pippa, Minda and Tom. IF YOU take a quick tour around the Horsham house of the Denham family it is clear they are passionate about cycling.

Horsham has a rich history in cycling, with Tim Decker and Jason Niblett coaching at the Olympics and Paralympics last year.

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Sports Ministry owes me $11,500 - Powerlifter Charles Nattey
 
 GhanaWeb     2017-02-21 kl. 04:03     378 words
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Powerlifter Charles Nattey who represented Ghana at the Paralympic Games in Brazil last year is pleading with the government to pay him his $11,500 which was money he used in pre-financing himself to the Paralympic Games in Rio last year.

Powerlifter Charles Nattey who represented Ghana at the Paralympic Games in Brazil last year is pleading with the government to pay him his $11,500 which was money he used in pre-financing himself to the Paralympic Games in Rio last year.In an
 
   
BEF Equine Pathway dropped from funding programme
 
 Eventing Worldwide     2017-02-21 kl. 03:36     250 words
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The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) has dropped the Equine Pathway from its funding programme.

£19,635,180, representing up to £15,361,769 for Olympic sport and up to £4,273,411 for Paralympic sport, during the four-year cycle.
 
   
Success for Feilding athletics team at national meet
 
 Manawatu Standard     2017-02-21 kl. 02:32     336 words
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Long distance runner Tessa Webb placed first in the 2000 metre female steeplechase.

 Shot putter Jack Lewer achieved his dream, selected to be part of the New Zealand World Championships team.  Lewer is ranked No 1 in the world for discus in the Paralympic F20 class, a low-intellectual category.  Lewer
 
   
A mid-winter plunge in Yukon's Fish Lake raises money for charity
 
 CBC     2017-02-21 kl. 02:32     307 words
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'That was an item off the bucket list,' says Paralympic swimmer Stephanie Dixon, who dove into the icy water Yukon Paralympian Stephanie Dixon, a champion swimmer, has spent countless hours in the water — but her dip this past weekend was a first for her.

'That was an item off the bucket list,' says Paralympic swimmer Stephanie Dixon, who dove into the icy water Yukon Paralympian Stephanie Dixon, a champion swimmer, has spent countless hours in the water — but her dip this past weekend was a first
 
   
Batt back in training ahead of Japan trip
 
 Camden Haven Courier     2017-02-21 kl. 02:26     522 words
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Ryley Batt has already started to prepare for his next tournament - in Japan in May. RYLEY Batt certainly enjoyed his time off following Australia’s Paralympic success last year. Maybe a bit too much, according to the man himself.

RYLEY Batt certainly enjoyed his time off following Australia’s Paralympic success last year....and some of them haven’t won a medal at a Paralympics or a world champs and I’d love to see them win,” he said. “I’d hate to take the foot off the throttle...

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Athletics: McCartney in action twice in Auckland
 
 New Zealand Herald     2017-02-21 kl. 02:16     1117 words
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For many the appearance of Eliza McCartney at the Auckland Track Challenge at AUT Millennium on Sunday will provide the meet highlight.

Before taking to the runway for Sunday's Auckland Track Challenge - which also feature her fellow Rio Olympic and Paralympic medallists Tom Walsh and Liam Malone -
 
   
Jordan Paralympics legend Barghouti to retire
 
 Jordan Times     2017-02-21 kl. 01:55     930 words
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AMMAN — Maha Barghouti, the first athlete to put Jordan on the International sporting map, a gold medallist at the 2000 Sydney Paralympics, has decided to end her sporting career after almost 30 years.

Jordan Paralympics legend Barghouti to retire.... AMMAN — Maha Barghouti, the first athlete to put Jordan on the International sporting map, a gold medallist at the 2000 Sydney Paralympics, has decided to end her sporting career after almost 30 years.For...
 
   
Jordan to send strong delegation to Islamic Solidarity Games
 
 Jordan Times     2017-02-21 kl. 01:55     192 words
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AMMAN — Jordan has confirmed that it will compete in 11 sports when it takes its biggest ever delegation to the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games taking place in Baku, Azerbaijan from May 12-22, according to the Jordan Olympic Committee News Service.

to 70 Jordanian athletes will compete in 11 sports including taekwondo, tennis, judo, shooting, swimming, karate, wrestling, boxing, wushu, basketball (3x3) and Paralympic sports. “This is the biggest delegation we have taken to an Islamic
 
   
Getting through the slump
 
 Warrnambool Standard     2017-02-21 kl. 01:31     236 words
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Community support is growing to help dairy farmers through the current industry slump. While it isn’t the lift in the farmgate milk price that dairy farmers want, efforts to support dairy farmers through the current industry downturn have stepped up.

Also speaking will be former Camperdown local Josh Hose, who has won gold medals in wheelchair rugby in the Paralympics and Camperdown dairy farmer and Olympic kayaker Adrian Powell.
 
   
Sapporo 2017: Day two of competition at the Asian Winter Games
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-02-21 kl. 01:07     82 words
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insidethegames.biz reporting LIVE from the Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games By Nick Butler and Michael Pavitt in Sapporo Timeline View

the author Michael Pavitt Reporter Follow @michael_pavitt Pavitt previously worked at BBC Essex, producing a series of interviews with Paralympic athletes to mark two years until Rio 2016, while he has also held roles at The Children’s Society, The
 
   
Sneaker Soiree (benefiting Girls On The Run)
 
 Radio Milwaukee     2017-02-21 kl. 00:59     640 words
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Olympic Medalist and Best-Selling Author to Headline Benefit for Girls on the Run of Greater Milwaukee WHAT: Girls on the Run of Greater Milwaukee

Girls on the Run of Greater Milwaukee. ...(GOTR), a non-profit organization that encourages life-long learning and health and fitness among girls, welcomes Paralympic Ski Medalist, Fortune 500 Business Consultant, Rhodes Scholar, Former White House
 
   
5 important stories that aren’t Russian propaganda
 
 PBS     2017-02-21 kl. 00:47     2927 words
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Children play soccer Feb. 5 at the Olympic park which was used for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Olympic and Paralympic Assembly. “But as leaders in the world of sport, we have to do everything in our power to keep athletes safe.” 5.
 
   
Japanese emperor hints at abdicationJapanese emperor hints at abdication
 
 Arabstoday.net     2017-02-21 kl. 00:44     993 words
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Japanese Emperor Akihito said Monday he is worried his weakening health may make it hard to fulfil his duties, in a speech seen as flagging a possible future abdication.

He cited as an example Akihito's embrace of the Paralympics as a personal cause in the 1960s at a time of particularly harsh social attitudes towards the disabled in Japan.

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John Bishop sits down with Lindsay Lohan, Olly Murs and more for series two
 
 4RFV.com     2017-02-21 kl. 00:40     1721 words
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Critically acclaimed interview show John Bishop: In Conversation With...

In Conversation With...returns to W on Thursday 16th March at 9pm with a whole host of A-list stars including Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan, Paralympic World Champion Ellie Simmonds and singing sensation Olly Murs.
 
   
LA 2024 Proposed Golf Venue Hosts PGA Tour
 
 GamesBids.com     2017-02-21 kl. 00:18     331 words
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The Los Angeles bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games got a boost this past weekend when its proposed golf venue, the Riviera Country Club,

The Los Angeles bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games got a boost this past weekend when its proposed golf venue, the Riviera Country Club,...successfully hosted the annual PGA Tour’s Genesis Open as well as golf’s biggest names,
 
   
Follow the Sarawak, Sabah way of unity, minister urges
 
 Malay Mail     2017-02-21 kl. 00:13     1097 words
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Tan Sri Joseph Kurup says creating a united Malaysia will take time.

We see Malaysians cheer for Datuk Lee Chong Wei, Mohd Azizulhasni Awang, Pandalela Rinong and our Paralympian heroes.
 
   
FIA and IOC agree on promoting road safety
 
 International Olympic Committee     2017-02-21 kl. 00:02     268 words
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Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) President Jean Todt and International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach today signed a

March 2017. The campaign will involve five Olympic and Paralympic athletes: tennis player Rafael Nadal (ESP), track and field sprinters Yohan Blake (JAM) and Wayde Van Niekerk (RSA), long-distance runner Haile Gebrselassie (ETH) and track athlete...
 
   
UK Sport cuts: Badminton Scotland chief pleads for government intervention
 
 BBC     2017-02-21 kl. 00:00     603 words
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Kirsty Gilmour will lose Olympic funding despite being a Commonwealth Games medallist Badminton Scotland has called for government intervention after UK Sport confirmed funding cuts to seven sports.

and Paralympic cycle were rejected by the parent body.

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Man City’s Guardiola keen to keep peace with Aguero
 
 Free Malaysia Today     2017-02-20 kl. 23:55     597 words
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Archery, badminton, fencing, table tennis and weightlifting, and Paralympic sports goalball and wheelchair rugby will now receive no financial aid from the lottery-backed funding agency.

Archery, badminton, fencing, table tennis and weightlifting, and Paralympic sports goalball and wheelchair rugby will now receive no financial aid from the lottery-backed funding agency.MANCHESTER:
 
   
Prosecutors ask court to convict South Africa’s Pistorius of murder
 
 City Voice Newspaper     2017-02-20 kl. 23:38     461 words
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Prosecutors argued on Tuesday that South Africa’s “blade runner” Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder and sent back to jail for shooting his girlfriend, challenging a court’s decision to sentence him for a lesser offence.

Paralympic gold medallist was freed on parole last month after serving a fifth of the prison term given to him for the “culpable homicide” of Reeva Steenkamp, who he killed on Valentine’s Day 2013.
 
   
Budget 2017 aims for innovation
 
 Electric New Paper     2017-02-20 kl. 23:21     359 words
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We are on the cusp of major global shifts. The pace of change is increasing. Rapid technological advances are disrupting businesses and jobs.

Our future is full of promise," said Mr Heng, as he listed Singaporeans such as Paralympian Yip Pin Xiu, gold medallist in Rio last year, and Young Chef Olympiad 2017 winner Mathew Tham, who have put the little red dot on the world map.
 
   
P.E.I.'s Mark Arendz reflects on world championship success
 
 CBC     2017-02-20 kl. 23:20     304 words
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Arendz won 5 medals, including 2 gold, at World Para Nordic Skiing Championships Feb. 10-19 P.E.I.'s Mark Arendz walked away from this year's World Para Nordic Skiing Championships in Finsterau, Germany, with a handful of medals, including two gold.

Looking ahead Arendz, a two-time Paralympic medallist, is already looking ahead to the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
 
   
On a crowded track, a lonely athlete labours in search of her best self
 
 Straits Times     2017-02-20 kl. 22:23     965 words
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Dipna Lim Prasad is searching for oxygen. Opening her mouth and gulping it down gratefully. Trying to inhale life. The 400m runner and hurdler, her breath ragged, is sitting on a track at the Kallang and taking a brief break. But now she has to go again.

Thirteen months ago she was wearing a cast and walking so slowly that one day at a mall she hitched a ride on her Paralympian pal Theresa Goh's wheelchair.

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Thriving in an uncertain world
 
 Straits Times     2017-02-20 kl. 22:06     4861 words
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When I presented the last Budget, Brexit seemed remote and the United States had just started the process of electing their new president. Events since then are a stark reminder of how quick and unpredictable change can be.

Last year, we cheered our Olympic and Paralympic athletes who gave their very best, and did us proud.... China competition. •Nur Syahidah Alim won double gold medals in archery at the Asean Para Games. •Yip Pin Xiu won multiple medals at the Paralympics,...

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Growing as a community
 
 Recordnet.com     2017-02-20 kl. 21:57     1048 words
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Record Staff Writer @RecordPreps The new leader of University of the Pacific's men’s basketball team has been seen all around Stockton. First and foremost, on the city’s streets and highways.

four for a fourth consecutive season under coach Reed Peters. • The city’s track and field tradition and success continue to thrive, especially after Stockton’s Roderick Townsend set new Paralympics records in the long jump and high jump last
 
   
Dress Middleton wore may have caused label to fail
 
 AOL.com     2017-02-20 kl. 21:47     4026 words
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By Amanda Kabbabe, Buzz60 When Kate Middleton wears something, it tends to sell out. And, it's not just her. Prince George's $147 Christmas coat sold out within hours of him being seen in it.

September 2012 Kate looked chic and professional at the Paralympics Day 4 medal ceremony.... October 2012 Kate attended a royal reception for team Great Britain's Olympic and Paralympic athletes, wearing a black floral dress with sheer sleeves.
 
   
Rae GB selection; BUCS medals; Percy, Gourley
 
 Scottish Athletics     2017-02-20 kl. 21:36     458 words
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Monday 20th February Derek Rae – photo by Bobby Gavin British Athletics website announcement Scottish Para athlete Derek Rae will line up for

Rio Paralympians Simon Lawson and Rae join the elite fields in the capital and will be targeting strong results on home soil at the prestigious event....2016. Paralympic Head Coach Paula Dunn said: ‘The World Para Athletics Marathon Cup is highly...
 
   
RFU refuses to step in after wheelchair rugby loses funding appeal
 
 The Telegraph     2017-02-20 kl. 20:55     183 words
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Ben Rumsby 20 February 2017 • 6:58pm he Rugby Football Union has refused to fund wheelchair rugby's Paralympic programme after the sport lost its appeal against the loss of all its UK Sport support.

Ben Rumsby 20 February 2017 • 6:58pm he Rugby Football Union has refused to fund wheelchair rugby's Paralympic programme after the sport lost its appeal against the loss of all its UK Sport support.The RFU came under pressure to stump up the
 
   
Top sportsman helps local firms get competitive edge
 
 Ulster Star     2017-02-20 kl. 20:52     63 words
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Pictured at Achieving a Competitive Edge: Management and Leadership Lessons from Sport are: (l-r) Bill Manson, Management and Leadership Network; Councillor Uel Mackin, Chairman of the council's Development Committee; Dr Michael McKillop, Paralympian; Kevin Kelly, co-owner of MLN and the Mayor of Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council, Councillor Brian Bloomfield MBE.

Management and Leadership Lessons from Sport are: (l-r) Bill Manson, Management and Leadership Network; Councillor Uel Mackin, Chairman of the council's Development Committee; Dr Michael McKillop, Paralympian; Kevin Kelly, co-owner of MLN and the
 
   
Namibia win two silver medals at Outeniqua Challenge
 
 Namibian     2017-02-20 kl. 20:33     524 words
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NAMIBIA's young wheelchair riders Rudly Gawaseb and Mathias Kamenye excelled to each win a silver medal at the Outeniqua Wheelchair Challenge in George, South Africa over the weekend.

It was their first international race and according to Namibia Paralympic Committee secretary general Mike Hamukwaya, they had exceeded the NPC's expectations. “I really didn't expect them to medal....Paralympic Games - we have never had a para-cycling...

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The juxtaposition of disability and gender rights
 
 Livemint.com     2017-02-20 kl. 20:25     768 words
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Women, in particular, are rendered invisible despite the fact that Deepa Malik is breaking barriers as the first Indian to bring home a medal from the Paralympics The first time it happened, she says, she was 17.

Women, in particular, are rendered invisible despite the fact that Deepa Malik is breaking barriers as the first Indian to bring home a medal from the Paralympics The first time it happened, she says, she was 17.The only way for her to get into the
 
   
Exclusive: IOC members opposed to Bach plan to award 2024 and 2028 Olympics
 
 Inside The Games     2017-02-20 kl. 19:58     1217 words
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Nick Butler Monday, 20 February 2017 Several influential members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have expressed their concern over potential plans to award the 2024 and 2028 Summer Games at the same time.

There were also only two bidders for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, which were awarded to Beijing after they narrowly defeated Almaty by four votes.

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Red, White & Trending: Feb. 10-16 - US Olympic Team
 
 TaableNote News     2017-02-20 kl. 19:55     69 words
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What are Team USA athletes — Olympians, Paralympians and hopefuls — up to when they're not competing? They're training. They're practicing. They're traveling to competitions and meets and games and tournaments. They're relaxing.

Feb. 10-16 - US Olympic Team. What are Team USA athletes — Olympians, Paralympians and hopefuls — up to when they're not competing?... They're taking... What are Olympians and Paralympians up to when they aren't competing?
 
   
UK Sport Appeals Rejected
 
 iSportConnect     2017-02-20 kl. 19:28     148 words
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Top News Monday, 20 February 2017 16:11 UK Sport has rejected seven appeals against sporting funding cuts for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.

Top News Monday, 20 February 2017 16:11 UK Sport has rejected seven appeals against sporting funding cuts for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.Following earlier reports that Wheelchair Rugby lost their appeal against their £3m funding
 
   
Paralympic skier and cancer survivor to speak at…
 
 El Paso Times     2017-02-20 kl. 19:09     522 words
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11:03 a.m. MT Feb. 20, 2017 Josh Sundquist will be the guest speaker at the 6th annual Milagro Gala to benefit El Paso Children's Hospital.

Paralympic skier and cancer survivor to speak at….... Courtesy photo) Story Highlights Paralympic skier Josh Sundquist will be the guest speaker at the 6th annual Milagro Gala.... After the cancer went into remission, he took up skiing and in 2006 he made the Olympic U.S. paralympic...

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Wheelchair fencer Piers Gilliver back with a bronze in first competition since Rio 2016
 
 Total Guide to Bath     2017-02-20 kl. 19:07     156 words
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University of Bath-based wheelchair fencer Piers Gilliver made a medal-winning return to action in his first competition since claiming epee silver at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

University of Bath-based wheelchair fencer Piers Gilliver made a medal-winning return to action in his first competition since claiming epee silver at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.Gilliver, a sporting ambassador for Team Bath partners MJ Church,
 
   
NBC’s Multi-platform Coverage of the 2016 Rio Olympics Wins Gold
 
 ReelSEO     2017-02-20 kl. 18:59     2766 words
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The 2016 Rio Olympic Games are over and we know who won: NBC’s multi-platform coverage of the games. This included 260.

So, what lessons can media companies as well as brands and agencies learn from the Rio Olympics before the Paralympic Games, World Series, college football bowl games, Super Bowl, March Madness, or other tent-pole events are held in the foreseeable
 
   
Fourth iteration of iFeatures launches with three features - Production – UK
 
 Cineuropa     2017-02-20 kl. 18:44     476 words
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20/02/2017 - Selection includes first British feature film in sign language Producer Jacob Thomas and writer-director Eva Riley, whose project

Evans is one of UK’s leading deaf filmmakers and has made a number of television programmes through BBC See Hear and the British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust and he also directed and co-wrote the Paralympic Opening Ceremony film Look Up .
 
   
Crazy for Football: The craziest championships in the world - Films – Italy
 
 Cineuropa     2017-02-20 kl. 18:44     668 words
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20/02/2017 - After having its premiere at the Rome Film Fest, Volfango De Biasi’s documentary on the Italian championships for psychiatric patients is

In 2020 they will be held in Peru, and in 2022 in Qatar, alongside the “official” world championships; then, we will try to organise them every four years in the same cities, a bit like the Paralympics.
 
   
The 42nd Annual Wells Fargo Ski Cup is Coming to Winter Park
 
 FOX 31 News KDVR     2017-02-20 kl. 18:37     100 words
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Please enable Javascript to watch this video The National Sports Center for the Disabled is getting ready to host the 42nd Annual Wells Fargo Ski Cup at the end of the month at Winter Park Resort.

Tyler Carter, a NSCD Competition Athlete on the 2014 US Paralympic Team, and Coach Scott Olson joined us in studio to tell us more.
 
   
Budapest 2024 Searches For Unity To Save Olympic Bid And Face Referendum
 
 GamesBids.com     2017-02-20 kl. 18:18     856 words
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Reporting from Budapest, Hungary – Officials behind Budapest’s bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024 are struggling to maintain the

Reporting from Budapest, Hungary – Officials behind Budapest’s bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024 are struggling to maintain the. ...support of key government stakeholders three days after a petition revealed that almost 20 per
 
   
Fleabag, Alan Partridge and more up for BPG and TRIC awards
 
 The British Comedy Guide     2017-02-20 kl. 18:06     512 words
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Home TV News BPG and TRIC awards 2017 Monday 20th February 2017, 3:56pm The Broadcasting Press Guild Awards and The Television and Radio Industries Club have separately announced their awards shortlists.

The topical Channel 4 show's highly-praised coverage of the Paralympic games has resulted in being nominated in the 'Sports Programme' category of the TRIC Awards.
 
   
VIDEO: Paralympic hopeful's new wheelchair could fulfil dreams
 
 Littlehampton Gazette     2017-02-20 kl. 18:01     61 words
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'Team Nathan Freeman' has been set up to support 13-year-old cerebral palsy sufferer Nathan Freeman in his wheelchair racing ambition. Photo: Derek Martin

VIDEO: Paralympic hopeful's new wheelchair could fulfil dreams.... Photo: Derek Martin. Nathan pictued with twin brother Josh and mum Kim Nathan is hoping for a new wheelchair to allow him to pursue his Paralympic dreams Nathan Freeman 95169 104514 117883...

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Olympics & Paralympics 2020: Liz Nicholl defends funding cuts to seven UK sports
 
 Latest Nigerian News.com     2017-02-20 kl. 17:58     127 words
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Entertainment Headlines Today [Mon-20-Feb-2017] #BBNaija's ThinTallTony says he's a Single Man 'By Gods Grace' as his Wife continues to Campaign

Olympics & Paralympics 2020:
 
   
CABI refuses to accept cash reward of Rs. 10 lakh announced for Indian blind cricket team
 
 India.com     2017-02-20 kl. 17:55     495 words
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New Delhi [India], Feb. 20 (ANI): As soon Sports Minister Vijay Goel announced a cash prize of Rs.

tournament. The Indian squad has played exceptionally well throughout the tournament and this being their second consecutive title proves that they are invincible,” Goel said. “India won four medals during the Rio Paralympics and now the T20 Blind...

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Curtis McGrath wins World Paddle award
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-02-20 kl. 17:48     452 words
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The Australian Para canoeist won the award he said ‘is commonly won by able-bodied athletes.

The Australian Para canoeist won the award he said ‘is commonly won by able-bodied athletes.’ Australian Rio 2016 Paralympic gold medallist Curtis McGrath has become the first Para athlete to be crowned Sportsman of the Year at the World Paddle
 
   
World Para Ice Hockey Worlds website launched
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-02-20 kl. 17:48     310 words
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With 50 days to go until the competition opens in Gangneung, South Korea, on 11 April, fans and the media can find all the information they need.

Paralympic.org/gangneung-2017 is the place to find information about the history of the Championships, the competition schedule, news and athlete biographies and profiles.... World and Paralympic champions the USA, Worlds silver medallists Canada,...
 
   
Brits to line-up for World Para Athletics Marathon World Cup
 
 British Athletics     2017-02-20 kl. 17:36     384 words
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  Six para athletes will line-up for the British Athletics team at the World Para Athletics Marathon Cup which is incorporated into the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 23 April 2017.

  Six para athletes will line-up for the British Athletics team at the World Para Athletics Marathon Cup which is incorporated into the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 23 April 2017.2016 marathon Paralympians Simon Lawson (coach:
 
   
Atos is the IT partner of AEOLIX, the European project for the digital transformation of logistics
 
 Consultant-News.com     2017-02-20 kl. 17:32     556 words
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20-Feb-2017 AEOLIX will improve the visibility of data throughout the supply chain, making the transport of goods across Europe more efficient and sustainable while reducing energy consumption by more than 30%.

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

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Nigerian Government to inject N500bn into mortgage bank to tackle housing deficit
 
 NewsofAfrica.org     2017-02-20 kl. 17:21     404 words
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Share Tweet Share Share Email The Federal Government says it will inject N500 billion into the Federal Mortgage Bank to enable it meet the housing needs of Nigerians.

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Nicholl defends funding cuts to seven UK sports
 
 BBC     2017-02-20 kl. 17:20     33 words
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UK Sport chief executive Liz Nicholl defends the funding cuts to seven sports including badminton and wheelchair rugby for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.

UK Sport chief executive Liz Nicholl defends the funding cuts to seven sports including badminton and wheelchair rugby for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.READ MORE:

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World Class
 
 Educate Magazine     2017-02-20 kl. 17:15     220 words
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Students to join life-changing mentor scheme Two students from West Derby School in Liverpool have been selected to take part in a life-changing mentoring scheme with a world-class athlete mentor.

Students are paired with specially trained mentors who have competed at world-class sporting events – including the Olympics and Paralympics – and have overcome their own significant personal challenges.
 
   
Government steps up fight against doping
 
 La Moncloa     2017-02-20 kl. 16:48     1312 words
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?The government updated the Constitutional Law on the Protection of the Health of Athletes and the fight against doping to adapt it to the World Anti-Doping Code.

The text also incorporates tax incentives to be applied to the programme to prepare Spanish athletes for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Atos launches industry-leading Next Generation 9-1-1 solution to improve Public Safety in the US
 
 KSWO     2017-02-20 kl. 16:45     406 words
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SOURCE Atos Atos to provide the most scalable and robust NG9-1-1 communication system available in the industry IRVING, Texas "Thanks to the Unify

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

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Funding appeals denied
 
 Global Times     2017-02-20 kl. 16:40     76 words
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Source:Agencies Published: 2017/2/20 23:13:39 UK Sport chiefs have rejected funding application appeals by seven sports that hoped for a cash boost ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

2017/2/20 23:13:39 UK Sport chiefs have rejected funding application appeals by seven sports that hoped for a cash boost ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.Archery, badminton, fencing, table tennis, weight lifting, Paralympic sports goalball
 
   
GB Badminton ‘staggered’ after UK Sport rejects seven Tokyo funding appeals
 
 The Guardian     2017-02-20 kl. 16:33     755 words
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The desperate appeals from GB Badminton and six other sports for funding for the Tokyo Olympics have been rejected by UK Sport, which said the sports were unable to provide new evidence they had any chance of winning a medal in 2020.

"It’s a winning formula that has been proven to work over the last three Olympic and Paralympic cycles," she said.

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Sports awards: Club and county coaches bowled over by young Isabel's talent for cricket
 
 The Sentinel     2017-02-20 kl. 16:28     596 words
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Comments (0) ISABEL Higgins is helping to blaze a trail for girl's cricket in a sporting world where women's cricket is now enjoying far more attention and credit.

Read more: Ian Marsden proud to be representing Great Britain at Paralympics "This is very evident time and again by the way she practices, trains and her attention to detail, as well as how she interacts with the coaches.
 
   
Atos launches industry-leading Next Generation 9-1-1 solution to improve Public Safety in the US
 
 Yahoo! Finance     2017-02-20 kl. 16:24     476 words
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IRVING, Texas, Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announces the launch of its industry-leading Next Generation 9-1-1 ("NG9-1-1") solution in the U.S. market.

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

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Agitos Foundation launch Para-sport programme in Central Asia
 
 Inside The Games     2017-02-20 kl. 16:20     326 words
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Dan Palmer Monday, 20 February 2017 The Agitos Foundation, the development arm of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), has launched a programme to promote Para-sport in Central Asia.

Dan Palmer Monday, 20 February 2017 The Agitos Foundation, the development arm of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), has launched a programme to promote Para-sport in Central Asia.Representatives from National Paralympic...
 
   
Medal winners drawn in same group for IWBF European Championship
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-02-20 kl. 16:14     211 words
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All three medal winning teams from the previous edition of the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) Men's European Championships have been placed in the same group for this year's tournament.

In Group B, Paralympic silver medallists and hosts Spain will meet The Netherlands, Switzerland, Poland, Italy and France.

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Atos launches industry-leading Next Generation 9-1-1 solution to improve Public Safety in the US
 
 Thomson Reuters One     2017-02-20 kl. 16:04     543 words
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Atos launches industry-leading Next Generation 9-1-1 solution to improve Public Safety in the US   Atos to provide the most scalable and robust

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

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BPA responds to UK Sport Tokyo funding representations announcement
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-02-20 kl. 16:02     203 words
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2 hours ago British Paralympic Association response to UK Sport Tokyo funding representations announcement: “We are disappointed that both Goalball and Wheelchair Rugby have been unsuccessful at appeal with UK Sport.

2 hours ago British Paralympic Association response to UK Sport Tokyo funding representations announcement: “We are disappointed that both Goalball and Wheelchair Rugby have been unsuccessful at appeal with UK Sport.We would, of course, like
 
   
Gordon Reid wins second World Wheelchair Tennis Tournament singles title in Rotterdam
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-02-20 kl. 16:02     309 words
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5 hours ago Gordon Reid clinched his first singles title of 2017 on Saturday after securing his second successive ABN AMRO World Wheelchair Tennis Tournament crown in Rotterdam with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Nicolas Peifer of France. World No.

semi-finals and Australian Open runner-up Peifer in the final.  Paralympic gold medallist Reid began his singles title defence in Rotterdam with a 6-0, 6-4 victory over fellow Brit Alfie Hewett in another rematch of their Rio 2016 men's singles
 
   
Ukraine, France land gold in cross-country relays at 2017 World Para...
 
 On Track Magazine     2017-02-20 kl. 15:45     352 words
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France won gold, followed by Norway and Canada in the open relay at the 2017 World Para Nordic Skiing Championships in Finsterau, Germany.

The Ukrainian team, made up of Sochi 2014 silver medallist Iurii Utkin, guided by Ruslan Perekhoda, Liudmyla Liashenko, multiple-Paralympic champion Oleksandra Kononova and seven-time Paralympic silver medallist Iuliia Batenkova clocked 26:56.5 to
 
   
Gordon Reid wins back-to-back Rotterdam titles
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-02-20 kl. 15:32     469 words
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The British Paralympic champion won his first title of the season following a rough start to the season in Australia.

The British Paralympic champion won his first title of the season following a rough start to the season in Australia.Great Britain’s Paralympic champion Gordon Reid won his first title of the season after winning the latest International Tennis
 
   
Sportsday - Man City & FA Cup news
 
 BBC     2017-02-20 kl. 15:31     3282 words
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Live Reporting By UK Sport defends funding cutsPosted at 14:27 Rod Carr, chair of UK Sport, has been responding on Radio live to criticism after seven sports lost appeals against funding cuts. Q. Why was Badminton’s funding cut?

View more on facebookUK Sport defends funding cutsPosted at 13:30 Let's get some facts and figures behind UK Sport's funding and they have allocated £345m to 31 Olympic and Paralympic sports for their Tokyo preparations, £2m less than the record
 
   
Jump at the chance to join Kadeena Cox in the celebrity Superhero Tri
 
 On Track Magazine     2017-02-20 kl. 15:30     317 words
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The Jump star Kadeena Cox and comedian Adam Hills are calling on Everyday Superheroes looking to unveil their sporting superpowers and sign up to the Celebrity Superhero Tri!

Superhero Tri and compete alongside some of the nation’s favourite celebrities and Paralympians in a fun-fuelled triathlon.... Twelve Super Celebrities have been announced so far, including the Jump’s Kadeena Cox, The Last Leg comedian Adam Hills, and Paralympic...
 
   
Gauteng: David Makhura: Address by Gauteng Premier, during the State of the Province Address, Green Hills stadium, Rand-West city, West Rand District Municipality (20/02/2017) Other
 
 Polity.org.za     2017-02-20 kl. 15:24     8877 words
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Madame Speaker and Deputy Speaker Members of the Executive Council; Chief Whip of the governing party Leader of the Official Opposition and other

We take this opportunity to congratulate Ntando Mahlangu, a Paralympian Bronze Medallist, who is also a recipient of the Gauteng Sports Awards.

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Wrea Green Equitation Centre Supports Disabled Access Day
 
 Ucan2Magazine.co.uk     2017-02-20 kl. 15:07     482 words
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Local equitation centre, Wrea Green is holding a special event to mark Disabled Access Day.

Disabled Access Day will also welcome its first Ambassador for 2017, Paralympic gold medal winning equestrian athlete Sophie Christiansen who began her journey into the sport through the Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) who launched the
 
   
7Estrella Camino Liso Potenza£2,295.00Good bike that'll be great for the fast leisure rider, sportivist or amateur racer, but it's up against some stiff competition 11 Comments
 
 Road.cc     2017-02-20 kl. 15:03     3343 words
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Relaunched in 2015, Estrella – originally set up by Paralympic cyclist Darren Kenny in 2009 – offers a range of bikes covering everything from road

Relaunched in 2015, Estrella – originally set up by Paralympic cyclist Darren Kenny in 2009 – offers a range of bikes covering everything from road. ...racing to cyclo-cross and time trialling, with the rather boldly painted Camino Liso being
 
   
UK Sport rejects Tokyo 2020 funding appeals from seven sports
 
 Wear Valley Advertiser     2017-02-20 kl. 15:00     1050 words
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Seven sports that had their funding applications for Toyko 2020 rejected by UK Sport have failed in their attempts to overturn those decisions.

Seven sports that had their funding applications for Toyko 2020 rejected by UK Sport have failed in their attempts to overturn those decisions.Olympic sports archery, badminton, fencing, table tennis and weightlifting, and Paralympic...

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How Jamesville cyclist turned adversity into success
 
 Syracuse Online     2017-02-20 kl. 14:58     1073 words
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SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Falling off her bike paved the way for Jill Walsh, 53, of Jamesville, to win two silver medals in last summer's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

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John Bishop sits down with Lindsay Lohan, Olly Murs and more for series two
 
 UK TV     2017-02-20 kl. 14:55     543 words
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Critically acclaimed interview show John Bishop: In Conversation With...

In Conversation With...returns to W on Thursday 16th March at 9pm with a whole host of A-list stars including Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan , Paralympic World Champion Ellie Simmonds and singing sensation Olly Murs .
 
   
Tokyo buses to be given alphanumeric route displays
 
 The Japan News     2017-02-20 kl. 14:52     286 words
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Jiji Press TOKYO (Jiji Press) — The Tokyo metropolitan government plans to introduce alphanumeric route displays for its bus services as early as in 2018, informed sources told Jiji Press on Tuesday.

foreign users with the more accessible route displays ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Bringing Books to Life: Tom's Midnight Garden
 
 Enhance TV     2017-02-20 kl. 14:51     165 words
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     Paralympic basketball player and sports presenter Ade Adepitan reads extracts from 'Tom's Midnight Garden' by Philippa Pearce. He shares why he loves the book, how it captured his imagination and why he loves to read.

     Paralympic basketball player and sports presenter Ade Adepitan reads extracts from 'Tom's Midnight Garden' by Philippa Pearce.
 
   
TEAM LEADERS PRAISE WORLD PARA ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS ORGANISERS AFTER KEY LONDON VISIT
 
 DisabledGo     2017-02-20 kl. 14:49     5728 words
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We cannot wait to welcome all athletes and staff for an amazing event this summer.” Amanda Evans, Paralympic Performance Programme Manager at British Athletics, said: “As the home nation, we are really excited about the World Para Athletics
 
   
Sports Minister Vijay Goel felicitates Indian Cricket Team on winning T-20 World Cup Cricket for the Blind 2017
 
 Press Information Bureau     2017-02-20 kl. 14:43     215 words
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Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs & Sports Shri Vijay Goel here today felicitated the Indian Cricket Team on winning T-20 World Cup Cricket for the Blind 2017 at a function held at his residence.

Speaking on the occasion Shri Goel said after success of Para Athletes at Rio Paralympics 2016, Indian team for Blind Cricket has added another chapter of glory in history of Indian Sports by retaining T 20 World Cup.

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Indian bind team felicitated
 
 The Hindu     2017-02-20 kl. 14:37     105 words
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NEW DELHI: The Union Sports Minister, Vijay Goel, felicitated the Indian team that won the Blind T20 World Cup at Bengaluru recently, with a cash purse of Rs. 10 lakh here on Monday.

10 lakh here on Monday.Goel commended the performance of the Indian team that had won the title for the second time and also recalled the four medals won by India at the Paralympics last year.

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RNOSC accredits new federations
 
 Sportindustry.co.za     2017-02-20 kl. 14:35     181 words
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The Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee (RNOSC) has officially recognised the weightlifting and gymnastics governing bodies as legitimate sports federations in the country.

Furthermore, the Rwanda Gymnastics Federation (RGF) was launched in 2015 with activities including artistic, rhythmic, aerobic and acrobatic gymnastics at the National Paralympic Committee (NPC) gymnasium but since then it had not been licensed by
 
   
Wheelchair rugby loses battle to regain Paralympic funding for Tokyo 2020
 
 The Telegraph     2017-02-20 kl. 14:30     270 words
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Ben Rumsby 20 February 2017 • 11:13am heelchair rugby has lost its battle to regain its Paralympic funding for Tokyo 2020 after UK Sport rejected its appeal against the controversial withdrawal of support for the sport.

Wheelchair rugby loses battle to regain Paralympic funding for Tokyo 2020. ...after UK Sport reject appeal.Ben Rumsby 20 February 2017 • 11:13am heelchair rugby has lost its battle to regain its Paralympic funding for Tokyo 2020 after UK Sport
 
   
Olympics & Paralympics 2020: Badminton among seven sports to lose funding appeals
 
 BBC     2017-02-20 kl. 14:24     63 words
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Badminton is one of seven sports to have lost appeals against UK Sport funding cuts for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.

Olympics & Paralympics 2020:... Badminton is one of seven sports to have lost appeals against UK Sport funding cuts for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.The decision comes despite Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge winning bronze for Great...

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UK Sport rejects Tokyo 2020 funding appeals from seven sports
 
 Preston Citizen     2017-02-20 kl. 14:06     312 words
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Weightlifting is one of the sports that has had its funding cut Seven sports that had their funding applications for Toyko 2020 rejected by UK Sport have failed in their attempts to overturn those decisions.

fencing, table tennis and weightlifting, and Paralympic sports goalball and wheelchair rugby will now receive no financial support from the lottery-backed funding agency.... In fact, the only successful representation made to UK Sport earlier this month came from the Paralympic...

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Sports Minister Goel felicitates Indian blind cricket team
 
 India.com     2017-02-20 kl. 14:05     142 words
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New Delhi, Feb 20 (PTI) Sports Minister Vijay Goel today felicitated the Indian blind cricket team for winning the Blind T20 Cricket World Cup.

Stadium earlier this month. “The Indian squad has played exceptionally well throughout the tournament and this being their second consecutive title proves that they are invincible,” Goel said. “India won four medals during the Rio Paralympics

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Job Vacancy: Performance Pathway Manager
 
 British Judo Association     2017-02-20 kl. 14:00     207 words
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We are currently recruiting for the following position: Performance Pathway Manager British Judo are seeking to appoint an exceptional individual for this exciting post.

the potential to win medals at the Olympic & Paralympic Games and major senior Championships.
 
   
BSA Work, Health & Disability Green Paper Response
 
 Business Services Association     2017-02-20 kl. 13:58     5495 words
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NNPC team wins two silvers in South Africa
 
 Namibia Press Agency     2017-02-20 kl. 13:53     78 words
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Contributed by NAMPA. WINDHOEK, 20 FEB (NAMPA) – The Namibia National Paralympic Committee (NNPC) team won two silver medals at the Outeniqua wheelchair challenge in George, South Africa on Saturday.

WINDHOEK, 20 FEB (NAMPA) – The Namibia National Paralympic Committee (NNPC) team won two silver medals at the Outeniqua wheelchair challenge in George, South Africa on Saturday.The Challenge is a race exclusively for athletes with disabilities.
 
   
New study determines how long Zika remains in body fluids
 
 Medical Xpress     2017-02-20 kl. 13:47     691 words
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Transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of Zika virus.

NIH funds study of Zika infections in US Olympic athletes Jul 05, 2016 Researchers will study some U.S. athletes for Zika during the summer Olympics and Paralympics in Brazil, to better understand how the virus infects.
 
   
Paralympian on road to Outlaw with HUUB Events
 
 Triathlonbusiness.com     2017-02-20 kl. 13:39     671 words
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Paralympic, World and European swimming medallist Tim Reddish CBE, who is Chair of the British Paralympic Association, has signed up for three local

Paralympian on road to Outlaw with HUUB Events.... Paralympic, World and European swimming medallist Tim Reddish CBE, who is Chair of the British Paralympic Association, has signed up for three local. ...events organised by Derby-based HUUB Events in...
 
   
Budapest 2024 chairman close to admitting defeat in Olympic bid
 
 Inside The Games     2017-02-20 kl. 13:24     613 words
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Daniel Etchells Monday, 20 February 2017 Budapest 2024 chairman Balázs Furjes has admitted the Hungarian capital has likely lost its opportunity to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games after a political movement gathered more than 250,000 signatures to trigger a referendum on it.

Daniel Etchells Monday, 20 February 2017 Budapest 2024 chairman Balázs Furjes has admitted the Hungarian capital has likely lost its opportunity to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games after a political movement gathered more than 250,000

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