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Han håller stilen i Vasaloppet
 
 Västerbottens-Kuriren Plus     2017-03-03 kl. 20:17     666 words
 
Porträtt Olle Viklund fick glädjefnatt när han såg hur hans stil förvandlats och han blev rikskändis på kuppen. FÖLJ ÄMNEN Vasaloppet Familj Porträtt Sorsele Nu är frågan: Skrattade han även hela vägen från Sälen till Mora?

italiensk före detta racerförare med tio F1-lopp, Melker Andersson, kock, Paul Svensson, kock, Aron Andersson, äventyrare, inspiratör, åker i sitski, och Anders Olsson, flerfaldig vinnare i simning i Paralympics, åker i sitski.
 
   
Rullstolen inget SM-hinder för Ahlquist
 
 Hallandsposten     2017-03-03 kl. 17:11     492 words
 
Halmstad BTK:s Madeleine Björding hade ingen att spela dubbel med i SM. Då fick hon en förfrågan från en paralympisk guldmedaljör.

Då fick hon en förfrågan från en paralympisk guldmedaljör.-... Jag har mått risigt och är inte nöjd med vad jag presterade i Paralympics.... Därför har jag ifrågasatt mig själv och undrat om jag och min omgivning orkar med en satsning till mot Paralympics...
 
   
Svenska bordtennisframgångar i Italien
 
 Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet     2017-03-03 kl. 14:29     246 words
 
Svenskarna har ordnat ett guld och ett brons under Lignano Master Opens singelspel. Just nu pågår Lignano Master Open i Italien - en av fem tävlingar i år med högsta rankingstatus hos ITTF.

Alexander, som är den enda i truppen som var med under Paralympics i fjol, höll sin seeding och tog sig till semifinal, där det dock blev förlust mot tysken Brüchle. -
 
   
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Statistics don’t show how many women are killed
 
 Security.co.za     2017-03-04 kl. 08:43     741 words
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The worst kind of murder But now the Department of Justice has revealed it is amending police charge sheets by “reflecting the critical details of victims” to more accurately record intimate femicide cases.

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius was arrested and charged with the murder of his model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentine’s Day in 2013.
 
   
IWBF announces European Championship schedules
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-04 kl. 08:36     169 words
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Host nation Spain will open against the Turkish men and Swiss women on 21 June.

On day two, the German women will take on Great Britain, who stunned the reigning European champions during the group stages at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games .
 
   
President honors Rio Olympics, Paralympics medalists
 
 MyInforms     2017-03-04 kl. 08:22     22 words
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Tehran, March 4, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani honored the 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics medalists in a ceremony held here on

President honors Rio Olympics, Paralympics medalists.... Tehran, March 4, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani honored the 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics medalists in a ceremony held here on. ...S….

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Week's top news: A mushroom-inspired spa, Paris' parasitic architecture and how 'driverless' cars will transform cities
 
 CLAD Global     2017-03-04 kl. 08:21     3032 words
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Architecture and design news 3 Bill Bensley has designed a mushroom-inspired spa for a resort in Phu Quoc, Vietnam / Krishna Adithya

Just a few months after the conclusion of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, images surfaced of a looted Maracana Stadium with unkempt pitch, a closed Deodoro sports precinct and a US$20m (£16.1m, €18.9m) golf course that is struggling to attract
 
   
President honors Rio Olympics, Paralympics medalists
 
 Islamic Republic News Agency     2017-03-04 kl. 08:15     129 words
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The Iranian athletes took part at the 2016 Rio Olympics in 14 fields of Greco-Roman and free-style wrestling, weightlifting, taekwondo, boxing,

President honors Rio Olympics, Paralympics medalists.... The Iranian Paralympics team also gained 24 medals (8 gold, 9 silver, and 7 bronze).
 
   
Yasmian Alsharshani – Raising the Bar for Qatari Women Athletes
 
 BQ-Magazine.com     2017-03-04 kl. 08:09     1308 words
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Qatar is fast becoming the sporting hub of the Middle East. Since 2012, Qatar dedicated a day for Qatar National Sports Day, which is held annually on the second Tuesday in February, promoting a healthy lifestyle and inspiring athletes to push boundaries.

It was a social sports campaign that also aimed at creating a line of communication between disabled athletes and Golf athletes.... In 2009, the campaign took off with the joint cooperation between the disabled athletes association, Qatar Golf Club and...
 
   
In Second On Olympic Course, Lindsey Vonn Records 60th Downhill World Cup Podium
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-04 kl. 06:49     392 words
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, 11:24 p.m. (ET) Lindsey Vonn inspects the race course prior to the start of the women's downhill at the Audi FIS Ski World Cup on March 4, 2017 in Jeongseon, South Korea.

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11 U.S. Opens, 11 Straight Podiums For Jamie Anderson
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-04 kl. 06:49     288 words
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, 11:50 p.m. (ET) Jamie Anderson competes in women's slopestyle snowboarding at the Burton U.S. Open on March 3, 2017 in Vail, Colo. There’s something about the Burton U.S. Open that brings out the best in Jamie Anderson.

Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Brazilian crash survivor goalie takes first new steps
 
 The New Age Online     2017-03-04 kl. 06:41     628 words
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When Brazilian goalkeeper Jakson Follmann took his first steps since surviving a plane crash that wiped out his football club, he called it a win, with his hardest ever season just starting.

In the future, he might turn to Paralympic sports, Follmann says.

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Paralympian Lee Pearson's plans for equestrian centre in Bagnall fall at final hurdle
 
 The Sentinel     2017-03-04 kl. 06:18     479 words
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Comments (0) Paralympian Lee Pearson's plans to build an Olympic standard equestrian centre at his farm have fallen at the last hurdle.

Paralympian Lee Pearson's plans for equestrian centre in Bagnall fall at final hurdle.... Comments (0) Paralympian Lee Pearson's plans to build an Olympic standard equestrian centre at his farm have fallen at the last hurdle.The newly-knighted dressage...

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Nathan Adrian Ties For 50-Meter Freestyle Win At Arena Pro Swim Series In Indianapolis
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-04 kl. 05:22     372 words
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, 10:58 p.m. (ET) Nathan Adrian competes in the men's 50-meter freestyle heat at f the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Dean du Plessis quits cricket commentary
 
 Zimbabwe Daily     2017-03-04 kl. 05:04     494 words
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ZIMBABWE’s visually-impaired cricket commentator Dean du Plessis has decided to quit his job, citing frustration due to lack of opportunities for disabled people.

commentator, announced his decision at a function held at the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) to publicise the fundraising committee set up to mobilise funds for the 10th national Paralympic Games to be held in Bindura next month.

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Caldwell leads Canadian medal haul at latest Arena Pro Swim event
 
 Sportsnet.ca     2017-03-04 kl. 04:33     356 words
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INDIANAPOLIS — Olympic bronze medallist Hilary Caldwell of White Rock, B.C., won the gold medal and set this year’s world’s best time on Friday in the women’s 200-metre backstroke at the second stop on the Arena Pro Swim Series circuit.

More from Sportsnet How a Paralympic swimmer helped Blue Jays’ Martin get in shape Canadian Press Canada women’s rugby sevens start Las Vegas Sevens with three wins Canadian Press.
 
   
Navy Leads After Day 1 of ECAC Championships
 
 College Swimming     2017-03-04 kl. 04:30     869 words
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The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) opened the 2017 ECAC Men’s & Women’s Open Swimming and Diving Championships at the United States Naval Academy on Friday.

Paralympics to present the 2017 Intercollegiate Para Swimming Championships to be held tomorrow in conjunction with the ECAC Open Swimming and Diving Championship at the U.S.... Paralympics, the three organizations intend to increase competitive...
 
   
Army Women's Foundation Names Its 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees During Women's History Month
 
 PRLog     2017-03-04 kl. 03:08     326 words
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- PRLog -- The Army Women's Foundation (AWF) is honored to recognize women who have distinguished themselves on the battlefield and in service to America, at its 9th annual Army Women's Foundation Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony .

The Honorable Coral Wong Putsch, BG (Ret) USA; CW5 Phyllis Wilson, USAR; The Pioneer Women of Cultural Support Team 1–7; CSM Betty Benson, (Ret) USA Posthumously; 2016 Women Olympians and Paralympian's (Accepted by SGT Elizabeth Marks; COL
 
   
Lilya nominated for Spirit of Sport Award
 
 The Star Gazette - Moose Lake     2017-03-04 kl. 01:43     567 words
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Jennifer Sczyrbak Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels athlete Danny Lilya is the field goal/extra point holder.

Paralympic contender where his goal is to someday represent the USA at the Paralympics.
 
   
Boost for Paralympics
 
 Zimbabwe Herald     2017-03-04 kl. 01:39     552 words
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Sports Reporter Zimbabwe National Paralympic Games received a major boost yesterday when the Sports Commission set up a fundraising committee to mobilise funds for next month’s games. The annual games will be staged in Bindura from April 7 to 11.

Boost for Paralympics.... Sports Reporter Zimbabwe National Paralympic Games received a major boost yesterday when the Sports Commission set up a fundraising committee to mobilise funds for next month’s games. The annual games will be staged in Bindura...
 
   
For Blacklick man, lifting at the Arnold is about proving self worth
 
 Columbus Dispatch     2017-03-04 kl. 01:26     761 words
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James Spurgin turned plenty of heads when he hoisted the 176-pound barbell into the air, balancing it perfectly with one brawny arm.

Dan Dague, president of the Xtreme Powerlifting Coalition and chair of Friday’s event, said he hopes the competition continues to grow each year and raise awareness about disabled athletes.

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Boost for Paralympics
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-03-04 kl. 01:19     59 words
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Sports Reporter Zimbabwe National Paralympic Games received a major boost yesterday when the Sports Commission set up a fundraising committee to mobilise funds for next month’s games. The annual games will be staged in Bindura from April 7 to 11.

Boost for Paralympics.... Sports Reporter Zimbabwe National Paralympic Games received a major boost yesterday when the Sports Commission set up a fundraising committee to mobilise funds for next month’s games. The annual games will be staged in Bindura...
 
   
Fatiaki Heads To US For US Global Training Programme
 
 Fiji Sun     2017-03-04 kl. 01:08     304 words
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The United States Embassy Suva announced the selection of a Fijian in the US Department of State’s ‘Sport for Community’ Global Sports Mentoring Programme (GSMP).

The United States Embassy Suva announced the selection of a Fijian in the US Department of State’s ‘Sport for Community’ Global Sports Mentoring Programme (GSMP).Fred Fatiaki, president of the Fiji Paralympic Committee has been chosen as
 
   
Akash Modi to represent U.S.
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-04 kl. 00:49     1011 words
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, 11:46 a.m. (ET) Akash Modi competes on the rings at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Men's Gymnastics at Chafitz Arena on June 23, 2016 in St. Louis. Akash Modi is a busy man. And his schedule gets even bigger this weekend.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more. “I’ve upgraded a lot of my routines since last year,” Modi said. “I feel good with all my routines I’m doing.
 
   
East London Waterway Festival announced for the Park this August
 
 Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park     2017-03-04 kl. 00:02     600 words
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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is set to host a major new waterway event this year, with the East London Waterway Festival.

The advent of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games saw major works bringing new life to the waterways in what is now Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
 
   
Japan’s largest business federation to advance women’s economic empowerment
 
 UN Women     2017-03-04 kl. 00:01     587 words
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L-R: Miko Oyama, Director, Female Executive Network Project Political and Social Affairs Bureau, Keidanren; Yoko Watanabe, Assistant Director, Female

The year 2020 is a significant milestone for Japan, since the Olympic and Paralympic games will be held in Tokyo and.

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Triathlon: Olympian Katie Zaferes Leads U.S. With Top-10 Finish At Wts Season Opener
 
 Runners Web     2017-03-03 kl. 23:52     741 words
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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - The 2017 ITU World Triathlon Series opened Friday, with U.S. Olympian Katie Zaferes leading the charge with a seventh-place finish at ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi and New Zealand’s Andrea Hewitt capturing the win.

Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Johnson family organizing Special Olympics team for the far east Valley
 
 Queen Creek Independent     2017-03-03 kl. 23:35     949 words
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Chy Johnson, center, made national news in 2012. As a sophomore at Queen Creek High School, the intellectually disabled student was befriended by members of the school’s football team after being bullied by her classmates.

They don’t have to have any training, but I will be interviewing because it takes certain skills to work with intellectually disabled athletes,” she said.
 
   
IPC classification issues discussed during meetings in Bonn
 
 Inside The Games     2017-03-03 kl. 23:32     225 words
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George Thorpe Friday, 3 March 2017 Experts from around the world went to Bonn in Germany last month to discuss classification matters for the International Paralympic Committees (IPC).

George Thorpe Friday, 3 March 2017 Experts from around the world went to Bonn in Germany last month to discuss classification matters for the International Paralympic Committees (IPC).The session saw parties discuss a variety of matters including
 
   
Meetings Quest Program Unveiled -- Conferences and Conventions...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-03-03 kl. 23:30     727 words
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(ATR) The two day Meetings Quest conference in Atlantic City will feature conversations with industry experts, celebrations, and more.

14-15. Philip Craven to Lead GSD 'Doping in Sport' Symposium The Foundation of Global Sports Development (GSD) symposium on 'Doping in Sport' will be led by International Paralympic Committee President Philip Craven....   (The Foundation for Global Sports Development) Craven will deliver the keynote address to begin the event, touching on topics including the latest Russian athlete ban at the Paralympics...
 
   
Strictly Come Dancing line up! Footballer Frank Lampard to join this year's show?
 
 Telly Mix     2017-03-03 kl. 23:03     245 words
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Footballer Frank Lampard has been rumoured for the Strictly Come Dancing 2017 cast. The ex Chelsea player is reportedly on a wish list of stars wanted by BBC bosses for this year's show.

Other celebs rumoured already include Olympian Jessica Ennis-Hill, Paralympian Ellie Simmonds, actress Carley Stenson and comic Joel Dommett.

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World Wheelchair Curling Championships commencing tomorrow in South Korea
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-03-03 kl. 22:34     197 words
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Another test event for the Pyeongchang 2018 is set to begin tomorrow as the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championships come to South Korea.

during both the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games next year.... Among the other nations taking part will be Canada, who have won at each of the Winter Paralympics the sport has featured in, starting at the 2006 Games in Turin.

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Bayley heads Para table tennis athletes at English National Championships
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-03-03 kl. 22:00     469 words
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6 hours ago Paralympic and World champion Will Bayley heads the list of athletes who will compete in the Para classes at the English National Championships in Nottingham tomorrow.

6 hours ago Paralympic and World champion Will Bayley heads the list of athletes who will compete in the Para classes at the English National Championships in Nottingham tomorrow.The 29 year old men’s class 7 World number one will take on his
 
   
Best Ways to Celebrate Canada 150 on the West Coast
 
 Everything Zoomer     2017-03-03 kl. 21:56     779 words
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© 2017 ROCKY MOUNTAINEER    SPONSORED CONTENT Happy birthday Canada!

As a host resort of the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, the town created new competition venues like Whistler Olympic Park, which are now available for public recreational use year-round.
 
   
Atkin first Brit to win Ski Slopestyle World Cup
 
 Where To Ski And Snowboard     2017-03-03 kl. 20:48     234 words
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Skier Isabel Atkin has this afternoon become the first British woman to win a Ski Slopestyle World Cup — at the Swiss ski resort of Corvatsch.

Paralympic skier Millie Knight and guide Brett Wild won downhill gold on the opening day of the World Para Alpine Skiing Championships in Italy.
 
   
Lindsey Vonn Wins Both Training Runs On PyeongChang Olympic Course Ahead Of Weekend World Cup
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-03 kl. 20:40     460 words
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, 1:50 p.m. (ET) Lindsey Vonn skis the course during women's downhill training at the Audi FIS Ski World Cup 2017 at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre on March 3, 2017 in Jeongseon, South Korea.

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Ryder Cup 2022 official warns Italy may lose event if funding promises not kept
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-03-03 kl. 20:18     511 words
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Ryder Cup 2022 director Gian Paolo Montali has warned Italy could lose the hosting rights for the tournament if they do not deliver €97 million (£84 million/$102 million) of guarantees in the next two weeks.

France are due to stage the tournament at Le Golf National in 2018, a course near to capital Paris, which is bidding for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics along with Los Angeles.Liam Morgan.

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Han håller stilen i Vasaloppet
 
 Västerbottens-Kuriren Plus     2017-03-03 kl. 20:17     666 words
 
Porträtt Olle Viklund fick glädjefnatt när han såg hur hans stil förvandlats och han blev rikskändis på kuppen. FÖLJ ÄMNEN Vasaloppet Familj Porträtt Sorsele Nu är frågan: Skrattade han även hela vägen från Sälen till Mora?

italiensk före detta racerförare med tio F1-lopp, Melker Andersson, kock, Paul Svensson, kock, Aron Andersson, äventyrare, inspiratör, åker i sitski, och Anders Olsson, flerfaldig vinnare i simning i Paralympics, åker i sitski.
 
   
Sports: Athletics: Coe happy with Putin's doping pledge
 
 East African Standard     2017-03-03 kl. 20:16     135 words
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International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe addresses a press conference following a two-day IAAF council meeting on December 1, 2016 in Monaco.

Russia's athletics team and Paralympics squad were banned from last year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) found evidence of state-sponsored doping in the country.

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Chapecoense goalkeeper Jakson Follmann is back with ball in hand three
 
 Daily Mail     2017-03-03 kl. 20:16     409 words
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Sam Morshead For Mailonline 18:20 GMT, 3 March 2017

He now wants to focus on competing in the Paralympics.

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The Chainsmokers & Coldplay's New Single Rises...
 
 Bullfax.com     2017-03-03 kl. 19:43     447 words
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Fri, 03/03/2017 - 13:38 EDT - Forbes.com - Top Stories The Chainsmokers are within one spot of a second chart-topper. Related Out of what seems like nowhere, there is now a Chainsmokers/Coldplay collaboration for the world to hear.

Jay Z Coldplay, Rihanna and Jay Z are on deck to perform at the London Paralympics Closing Ceremony tonight.

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Doping scandal: Putin's response to WADA's retreat proves he's a cut above the rest
 
 Sott.net     2017-03-03 kl. 19:24     1764 words
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      Russian President Putin, in comments made in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk where he oversaw preparation for the 2019 World Winter

The innocent athletes who were barred from the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games on the strength of what both the IOC and WADA now recognise was insufficient evidence are in a strong position to press their claims and will surely do so.
 
   
McRae Williams Clinches Ski Slopestyle Crystal Globe; U.S. Men Score Double Podium At World Cup Final
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-03 kl. 19:14     390 words
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, 12:19 p.m. (ET) McRae Williams competes in the men's slopestyle final at the FIS Freeskiing World Cup 2015 at the U.S. Grand Prix at Park City Mountain on Feb. 27, 2015 in Park City, Utah.

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UNOG UNITED NATIONS OFFICE AT GENEVA : Human rights council holds interactive dialogue with mandate holders on persons with disabilities and on persons with albinism
 
 4 Traders     2017-03-03 kl. 19:08     4999 words
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The Human Rights Council this afternoon held a clustered interactive dialogue with Catalina Devandas Aguilar, the Special Rapporteur on the rights of

Russia stressed the crucial need to support the families of persons with disabilities on the basis of human rights, and said that the removal of Russia's team from the Summer Paralympic Games had been a politically-motivated act of discrimination

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Splash out: sign up for the 2017 Swimathon
 
 Woking News and Mail     2017-03-03 kl. 19:04     406 words
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, in Other News , Sport British Paralympic Champion Hannah Russell MBE is encouraging people in her local town to sign up to take part in the 30th anniversary charity Swimathon on 7-9 April at Woking Swimming Pool.

Splash out: sign up for the 2017 Swimathon. , in Other News , Sport British Paralympic Champion Hannah Russell MBE is encouraging people in her local town to sign up to take part in the 30th anniversary charity Swimathon on 7-9 April at Woking

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Para Performance Manager appointment confirmed
 
 British Dressage     2017-03-03 kl. 18:47     530 words
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16:01 The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) has today confirmed the appointment of Sarah Armstrong as Performance Manager to the undefeated para-dressage squad.

The Tokyo cycle will present a massive challenge to the squad; not least the proposed changes to the squad team size but also the environmental challenges at both the 2018 World Championships and the Paralympic Games....para-dressage team are world-leaders in their sport and have achieved unparalleled success on the international stage, maintaining an undefeated team record at Paralympic...

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Campaign to raise money for Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby launches
 
 Harlequins Rugby Club     2017-03-03 kl. 18:40     284 words
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The campaign to save Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby (GBWR) is now officially live and all supporters have been urged to support it in any way they can.

Wheelchair Rugby captured the heart of the nation at the London 2012 Paralympic Games and since then the sport has grown from seven to 22 teams, helping war veterans recover their sense of pride and purpose and provided participation opportunities
 
   
Daily Business Report-March 3, 2017
 
 San Diego Metropolitan Magazine     2017-03-03 kl. 18:35     1208 words
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Scout Bassett taking it out on the track. Scout Bassett: A leg up on track and life Scout Bassett When Scout Bassett talks about overcoming her challenges in life, she says the emotional ones were even more difficult than her physical hurdles.

Paralympic track sprinter and jumper who is the three-time U.S. champion in the 100-meter sprint, 100-meter and 200-meter American record-holder, and 400-meter World Record-holder.
 
   
Bassingbourne Diners Enjoy Polish Feast By TV Chef
 
 B Daily     2017-03-03 kl. 18:32     527 words
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Chef Wawrzyniak ran the Champagne & Seafood restaurant at the London 2012 Olympics & Paralympics.
 
   
Ex-Olympian to head elite swimming programmes
 
 Borneo Post Online     2017-03-03 kl. 18:25     543 words
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Dieung is eager to apply and impart the knowledge he had gained over the years in the state elite and paralympic swimming programmes.

Dieung is eager to apply and impart the knowledge he had gained over the years in the state elite and paralympic swimming programmes.KUCHING:... The Sarawak government through the Sarawak State Sports Council (MSNS) is securing the services of ex-Olympian swimmer Dieung Manggang to head the state elite and paralympic...
 
   
Putin Says Russian Anti-Doping A Failure, But Denies State Involvement
 
 SwimSwam     2017-03-03 kl. 18:10     627 words
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Russian President Vladimir Putin recently admitted that Russia’s anti-doping system was a failure, per a report from TASS, the state-sponsored Russian news agency.

 While many Russian athletes were allowed to compete in Rio, the Russian Paralympic Team was not allowed to compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games.
 
   
Paris 2024: An Accelerating Rapprochement between Paris and the Seine-Saint-Denis
 
 Around The Rings     2017-03-03 kl. 18:07     1132 words
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The Paris bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games 2024 is a new step in the construction of the Grand Paris and a unifying project for the locals. The agreement between Paris and Seine-Saint-Denis territories should help build a lasting legacy today.

The Paris bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games 2024 is a new step in the construction of the Grand Paris and a unifying project for the locals.... This event takes on a new dimension this year and will be part of a Paralympic calendar programmed...

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Paris 2024 : Un acclrateur du rapprochement entre Paris et la Seine-Saint-Denis...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-03-03 kl. 18:07     1258 words
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La candidature de Paris pour l’organisation des Jeux Olympiques et Paralympiques de 2024 est une nouvelle étape de la construction du Grand Paris et un projet fédérateur pour les habitants.

Paris 2024 : Un acclrateur du rapprochement entre Paris et la Seine-Saint-Denis...La candidature de Paris pour l’organisation des Jeux Olympiques et Paralympiques de 2024 est une nouvelle étape de la construction du Grand Paris et un projet fédérateur...

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Leeds Sports Awards nominee: Jack Maitland
 
 Leeds Beckett University     2017-03-03 kl. 18:00     192 words
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- The Leeds Sports Awards 2017 will celebrate the city’s 12 months of incredible sporting success at the first direct Arena on Tuesday 7 March.

Jack Maitland. - The Leeds Sports Awards 2017 will celebrate the city’s 12 months of incredible sporting success at the first direct Arena on Tuesday 7 March.From athletes’ and coaches’ achievements on the global stage at the Olympics and Paralympics...
 
   
The ‘Games Game’ gets under way
 
 El Digital D Barcelona     2017-03-03 kl. 17:56     307 words
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the Deputy Mayor for Citizen Rights, Participation and Transparency, Jaume Asens, and the Commissioner for Sports, David Escudé, will be presenting

involved in commemorations for the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona Olympic Games and Paralympics .The act will take place in the Saló de Cent chamber at City Hall at 10 am.... Each card features a sports person from the Barcelona Olympic Games and Paralympics...
 
   
Paralympians Berenyi, Whitmore Win Track Cycling World Titles In Los Angeles
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-03 kl. 17:46     744 words
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, 10:28 a.m. (ET) Joe Berenyi raced to gold in the men's C3 1-kilometer time trial at the 2017 UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships.

Paralympians Berenyi, Whitmore Win Track Cycling World Titles In Los Angeles. , 10:28 a.m.... Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.... Paralympics on.
 
   
Biathlete Lowell Bailey Affirms Medal Contender Status With Sprint Silver On Next Year’s Olympic Course
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-03 kl. 17:46     373 words
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, 10:55 a.m. (ET) Lowell Bailey competes in the men's 20-kilometer at the IBU World Championships Biathlon 2017 at the Biathlon Stadium Hochfilzen on Feb. 16, 2017 in Hochfilzen, Austria.

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25/03/2017: Girls in Sport International Women’s Day Celebration
 
 WeAreTheCity     2017-03-03 kl. 17:45     200 words
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Girls In Sport in partnership with Fusion Lifestyle International Women’s Day #BEBOLDFORCHANGE Celebration – champions women in sport, inspires girls and women into sport and celebrates diversity.

award-winning Offside Rule Podcast Kait Borsay, Sky Sports and BBC 5LIVE Kirsty Shelts, BBC Worldservice, NBA and BT Sport Broadcaster Benny Bonsu, Great Britain Paralympian Vanessa Daobry and more.
 
   
Paralympians Berenyi, Whitmore Win Track Cycling World Titles In Los Angeles
 
 TaableNote News     2017-03-03 kl. 17:37     74 words
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LOS ANGELES – Joe Berenyi (Oswego, Illinois) and Jamie Whitmore (Mount Aukum, California) stepped to the top of the podium for Team USA on the first

Paralympians Berenyi, Whitmore Win Track Cycling World Titles In Los Angeles.
 
   
Double gold for Ukraine, Jordan closes World Cup
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-03 kl. 17:37     445 words
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The final day of action in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, saw the men’s and women’s heavyweights in action.

Jordan’s Paralympic silver medallist Tharwh Tayseer Hamdan Alhajaj needed just one good lift of 115kg to grab victory in the women’s up to 86kg.... Alhajaj’s teammate Jamil Elshebli, a World Championships shot put podium finisher and Paralympic...

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USRowing, FISA to host International Para Rowing Training Camp
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-03 kl. 17:37     348 words
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Six nations will partake in the development camp.

Six nations will partake in the development camp.USRowing and the World Rowing Federation (FISA), alongside the support of the International Paralympic Committee’s development arm the Agitos Foundation , will host an international Para rowing
 
   
Top role for Declan Slevin
 
 Westmeath Independent     2017-03-03 kl. 17:24     415 words
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ROSEMOUNT hand-cyclist Declan Slevin has been appointed as the new Chairman of the sporting body of the Irish Wheelchair Association.

ROSEMOUNT hand-cyclist Declan Slevin has been appointed as the new Chairman of the sporting body of the Irish Wheelchair Association.Slevin, who last year represented Ireland at the Paralympic Games, will take up the position with immediate effect
 
   
Two World Titles for Canada on Opening Day of Para Track Worlds
 
 Pedal Magazine     2017-03-03 kl. 16:59     286 words
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release by Cycling Canada March 03, 2017 (Los Angeles, California) – Canada had a very strong start to the Para-Cycling Track World Championships

Tristen Chernove © Jean-Baptiste Benavent/Canadian Paralympic Committee Chernove successfully defended his Men’s C2 1000 metre Time Trial with a time of one minute and 15.005 seconds, finishing over two and a half seconds ahead of second place
 
   
Dudley primary school lines up visit from Paralympic legend after striking gold in BT competition
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-03-03 kl. 16:51     900 words
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Dudley youngsters are under starter’s orders to welcome gold medal athlete, Jonnie Peacock, after winning a national competition organised by BT.

Dudley primary school lines up visit from Paralympic legend after striking gold in BT competition.... Dudley youngsters are under starter’s orders to welcome gold medal athlete, Jonnie Peacock, after winning a national competition organised by BT.The Paralympic...
 
   
Han Ho art exhibit comes to Manila
 
 Korea.net     2017-03-03 kl. 16:40     590 words
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Culture :: Korea.net : The official website of the Republic of Korea Korean recipe: seafood noodles (í• µ­ìˆ˜) Mar 03, 2017

It’s time to prepare for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games....Feb. 17.With just under a year to go until the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games...

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Whitmore and Berenyi enjoy home wins at UCI Para-Cycling Track World
 
 Inside The Games     2017-03-03 kl. 16:39     436 words
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Nick Butler Thursday, 2 March 2017 Jamie Whitmore secured gold on a successful opening day for the host nation at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-Cycling Track World Championships in Los Angeles.

"It seems a little bit low key, with a lot of countries missing and last year being a Paralympic year, but at the same time it's fun coming to something with a little bit less stress and have fun."... A total of 80 riders have entered the event at the VELO Sports Center in Carson, which would play host to cycling if Los Angeles is successful with its bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic...

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Alexandre Mars: Let's share Paris 2024 with the world
 
 Inside The Games     2017-03-03 kl. 16:38     661 words
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Alexandre Mars Friday, 3 March 2017 Why is Paris bidding to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games again? Why mobilize so much energy behind the organization of an event that will take place in seven years? How can Paris instill meaning to these Games and how can these Games help both the Olympic movement as well as French civil society?

Alexandre Mars Friday, 3 March 2017 Why is Paris bidding to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games again?... The Olympic and Paralympic Games are the biggest events on the planet.... We have created an Olympic and Paralympic week at schools, which will take...

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Midlands Air Ambulance Charity Unveils Sculpture
 
 Stone and Eccleshall Gazette     2017-03-03 kl. 16:20     580 words
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Air Pulse Legacy Memorial Revealed  After a year in the planning, a bespoke sculpture to commemorate 25 years of Midlands Air Ambulance Charity has been launched at Roadchef’s Norton Canes Services on the M6toll.

trustees and guests from the charity’s Air25 partner, Midland Expressway operators of the M6toll, Roadchef, and the charity’s ambassadors England rugby legend Neil Back MBE and Paralympian Mickey Bushell MBE.
 
   
USA, Canada Para cyclists shine on Worlds first day
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-03 kl. 16:15     484 words
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Jamie Whitmore and Joseph Berenyi took two titles for the USA, whilst Canada also celebrated double gold through Ross Wilson and Tristen Chernove.

It seems a little bit low key, with a lot of countries missing and last year being a Paralympic year, but at the same time it is fun coming to something with a little bit less stress and have fun.” Whitmore’s teammate and London 2012 champion
 
   
Mottos and motivation keeping Morii on course
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-03 kl. 16:15     378 words
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Japan’s Taiki Morii is preparing for the Para alpine skiing season climax, which includes a World Cup at home in Hakuba from Sunday (5 March).

Japanese sit-skier Taiki Morii has years of experience under his belt but that does not stop him from staying motivated to succeed, especially at the upcoming World Cup and PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games Test Event. “I would like to do
 
   
Hosts wanted for Para ice hockey Paralympic qualifier
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-03 kl. 16:15     349 words
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The competition will be the last chance for teams to qualify for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.

Hosts wanted for Para ice hockey Paralympic qualifier.... The competition will be the last chance for teams to qualify for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.World Para Ice Hockey has launched a call for hosts for the 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Paralympic...
 
   
Icexpress partners with Namibia
 
 Namibian Sun     2017-03-03 kl. 16:07     291 words
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Icexpress Progressive Prosthetics, in conjunction with Is Ability Sports Club and the Jumping Kids Foundation, will serve as technology partner to Team Namibia ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.

Icexpress Progressive Prosthetics, in conjunction with Is Ability Sports Club and the Jumping Kids Foundation, will serve as technology partner to Team Namibia ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.The collaboration, a knowledge-sharing platform
 
   
Nam's boccia team to compete in SA
 
 Namibian Sun     2017-03-03 kl. 16:07     314 words
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The Namibia Paralympic Committee's boccia team will compete internationally for the first time at the Nedbank championship in South Africa later this month.

The Namibia Paralympic Committee's boccia team will compete internationally for the first time at the Nedbank championship in South Africa later this month.NPC secretary-general Michel Hamukwaya told Namibian Sun that after classifications and

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Karabardak takes gold in Italy
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-03-03 kl. 16:00     1277 words
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2 hours ago Welshman Paul Karabardak won gold in the men’s class 6 singles at the Lignano Master Open in Italy today and there were further medals

The 31 year old three-time Paralympian from Swansea avenged his earlier defeat by the Croatian former World number one in a 3-1 win and was delighted to start the season with his first singles gold since the Slovenia Open in 2015.
 
   
GB’s Micky Yule wins World Cup bronze
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-03-03 kl. 16:00     237 words
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1 hour ago British Weight Lifting’s Micky Yule returned to international competition this week to win bronze at the Fazza 2017 World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai, lifting 185kg.

sixth place at last summer’s Paralympic Games in Rio.  Yule opened with 178kg in the men’s -80kg category, before clearing 185kg.... Visit https://www.paralympic.org/powerlifting for the live feed and all results from the Fazza 2017 World Para...
 
   
Wheelchair Curlers Bringing Their A Game To World Champs in Korea
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-03-03 kl. 16:00     582 words
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47 minutes ago Scotland’s wheelchair curlers are set to return to top flight action this weekend when the World Wheelchair Curling Championships get underway in South Korea (4-11 March).

who battled back from relegation by winning silver at the World B Championships to re-qualify for this event held at the Gangneung Curling Centre, one of the host venues for the Paralympic Games in 2018.  "We cannot wait to get on the ice."
 
   
Decision On Innsbruck 2026 Olympic Winter Games Bid Expected By September
 
 GamesBids.com     2017-03-03 kl. 15:58     689 words
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Innsbruck hosted the Olympic Winter Games in 1964 and 1976 and the Youth Olympic Winter Games in 2012 With a feasibility study already underway for

Innsbruck hosted the Olympic Winter Games in 1964 and 1976 and the Youth Olympic Winter Games in 2012 With a feasibility study already underway for. ...an Innsbruck 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games bid, to be held jointly with Tyrol, officials are
 
   
Rainbows to Reid on opening day of Paracycling Worlds
 
 PressReleasePoint     2017-03-03 kl. 15:52     638 words
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, 20, opened Australia's campaign at the 2017 UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships in glorious style by winning gold in the C2 500m time trial

really strong. ” The result continues a whirlwind rise in the ranks for Reid who only took up cycling in 2015 after switching from swimming where she represented Australia at the 2012 London Paralympic Games at just fifteen years of age.  Four
 
   
SOUTHERN WATER’S LEARN TO SWIM MAKING A SPLASH FOR 25 YEARS
 
 Island Echo     2017-03-03 kl. 15:27     332 words
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L-R: Sascha Kindred CBE, Duncan Goodhew MBE, Mike Goody and Adam Walker Southern Water is celebrating 25 years of its Learn to Swim scheme, which has helped the likes of Mike Goody, who returned from last year’s Invictus Games with 4 gold medals.

Other guests included paralympic champion, Sascha Kindred, and record-breaking open water swimmer, Adam Walker, who gave an inspirational talk about his challenges and accomplishments.
 
   
Disability Sports Heads Meet Sports Minister
 
 Spy News Agency     2017-03-03 kl. 15:14     303 words
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Heads of disability sports in the country have held a special meeting with new Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah to discuss the forward for the lesser-funded sports.

Vice President of the National Paralympic Committee (NPC), Eric Kissi, lamented over the lack of financial support to help the associations develop the sports at the grassroot level and be able to represent Ghana at international competitions.
 
   
Visitors’ hotel stays in Japan climb to record 71 million
 
 Japan Times     2017-03-03 kl. 15:02     286 words
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Hotel stays by visitors to Japan rose an estimated 8 percent to a record 70.88 million in 2016 as the government’s tourism drive bore more fruit, the Japan Tourism Agency said in a preliminary report Friday. Foreign visitors accounted for 14.

If the tourism figure exceeds 40 million in 2020, when the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are held, the agency estimates some 50,000 additional rooms will be needed across the country.

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Fifty shades of blue: 2017 British Pool & Hot Tub Award Winners revealed
 
 Selfbuilder & Homemaker     2017-03-03 kl. 14:52     1134 words
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Winners of the 2017 British Pool & Hot Tub Awards have been revealed at the industry gala evening, held during SPATEX at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry (on 31 st January 2017) with a guest appearance from British Paralympian Swimmer, Ellie Simmonds OBE.

Winners of the 2017 British Pool & Hot Tub Awards have been revealed at the industry gala evening, held during SPATEX at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry (on 31 st January 2017) with a guest appearance from British Paralympian Swimmer, Ellie Simmonds

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Acting president vows full support for 2018 PyeongChang Paralympics
 
 Yonhap News Agency     2017-03-03 kl. 14:33     181 words
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SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's Acting President and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn on Tuesday promised the government's full support for the

Acting president vows full support for 2018 PyeongChang Paralympics.... SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's Acting President and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn on Tuesday promised the government's full support for the. ...2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympics during his meeting with the chief of the International Paralympic...
 
   
Gold medallist hits the bullseye
 
 TheBusinessDesk.com     2017-03-03 kl. 14:16     515 words
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Gold medal-winning archer Danielle Brown hit the bullseye with her inspirational talk at TheBusinessDesk.com's lunch.

Gold medal-winning archer Danielle Brown hit the bullseye with her inspirational talk at TheBusinessDesk.com's lunch.The Paralympian became the first disabled athlete to represent England in an able-bodied discipline when she picked up a gold medal
 
   
French police probe suspicious payments made before Rio were awarded 2016 Olympics
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-03-03 kl. 14:04     532 words
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French investigators probing former International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) President Lamine Diack have reportedly found fresh

Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.... Rio de Janeiro was named host of the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympics by former IOC President Jacques Rogge during the 2009 Session in Copenhagen © Matlock Capital Group is linked to Arthur Cesar de Menezes...

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Simplyhealth Great Newham Run ‘symbolic' for 57-year-old
 
 Newham Recorder     2017-03-03 kl. 14:02     550 words
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10:18 03 March 2017 The Great Newham Run proved popular last year

of running events.” Aylott, who was a Games Maker at the London 2012 Olympics, will return to the stadium this summer and cross the same finish line as Olympic and Paralympic legends, alongside 15,000 other runners.
 
   
Global enterprises invited to 2022 Beijing Olympics
 
 Beijing International     2017-03-03 kl. 13:54     350 words
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A major marketing program for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Beijing 2022) was officially launched by the organizers on Monday.

A major marketing program for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Beijing 2022) was officially launched by the organizers on Monday.The marketing program comprises three major parts, namely a sponsorship program, a licensing
 
   
The Pau Negre, 25 years on
 
 El Digital D Barcelona     2017-03-03 kl. 13:31     249 words
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The current Pau Negre Municipal Sports Complex was officially opened in 1975 and named Camp del Cinquantenari in tribute to the 50th anniversary of the Catalan Hockey Federation .

As for the Paralympic Games, the 7-aside football competition was held there .Institut Barcelona Esports.
 
   
‘Archaic’ town planning laws are blocking gyms and facilitating bookies and fried chicken shops, says ukactive
 
 World Leisure News & Jobs     2017-03-03 kl. 13:24     239 words
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BY Matthew Campelli Grey-Thompson said that fitness operators would breathe life into the high street "Archaic" town planning laws are blocking

"Archaic planning laws currently make it easier to open takeaways and betting shops than businesses that make a positive contribution – economically, socially and physically – to the community," said the Paralympic legend.

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Paralympian from Randolph motivates students with her climb to Rio Games
 
 Patriot Ledger     2017-03-03 kl. 13:21     738 words
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RANDOLPH -From a pre-teen who had her leg amputated after a horrific car accident to a world class Paralympian who made the finals at the Rio de Janeiro Games last summer, Femita Ayanbeku has experienced more in her 24 years of life than most other people.

Paralympian from Randolph motivates students with her climb to Rio Games.... RANDOLPH -From a pre-teen who had her leg amputated after a horrific car accident to a world class Paralympian who made the finals at the Rio de Janeiro Games last summer, Femita...
 
   
IBERDROLA : takes the second edition of the 'Women, Health and Sport' Tour to Palma de Mallorca
 
 4 Traders     2017-03-03 kl. 13:19     514 words
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Part of the Women's Universe, an initiative of which the company is the main driving force On 11 and 12 March, Palma will become the centre of the

IBERDROLA is also one of the leading sponsors of the Spanish Paralympic Team and the Paralympic Sailing Team.... It has been involved in the ADOP Plan since it was launched in 2005, and backed the Spanish Paralympic Team at the Beijing 2008, London 2012...
 
   
Liverpool-Chester-Liverpool Bike Ride routes announced
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2017-03-03 kl. 13:19     98 words
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Event organisers from the Liverpool-Chester-Liverpool Bike Ride have announced the routes for this year’s ride.

Event organisers from the Liverpool-Chester-Liverpool Bike Ride have announced the routes for this year’s ride.Starting at the Bike Factory in Chester, local charity Claire House Children’s Hospice’s Claire Bear was joined by Paralympic
 
   
Para alpine skiing World Cup set to heat up in Hakuba
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-03 kl. 13:06     718 words
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Multiple Paralympic and world champions have travelled to Japan ahead of the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games Test Event.

Multiple Paralympic and world champions have travelled to Japan ahead of the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games Test Event.The penultimate Para alpine skiing World Cup of the season gets underway in Hakuba, Japan, on Sunday (5 March), as the
 
   
ÖOC optimistic about Innsbruck 2026 Olympic bid after Stoss re-election as
 
 Inside The Games     2017-03-03 kl. 12:48     356 words
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Nick Butler Friday, 3 March 2017 A potential Innsbruck bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games is "real" prospect it has been claimed after Karl Stoss was re-elected for a third term as President of the Austrian Olympic Committee (ÖOC).

ÖOC optimistic about Innsbruck 2026 Olympic bid after Stoss re-election as. ...President.Nick Butler Friday, 3 March 2017 A potential Innsbruck bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games is "real" prospect it has been claimed after Karl

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Is this Hull teen the next Paralympic swimming champion?
 
 Hull Daily Mail     2017-03-03 kl. 12:46     747 words
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A Hull teenager with learning difficulties has his sights on Tokyo after being picked to join a Team GB swimming training ground.

Is this Hull teen the next Paralympic...

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Will we see Ruth Beitia in Tokyo 2020 - Olympic Channel
 
 TaableNote News     2017-03-03 kl. 12:45     128 words
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Tokyo Tokyo How about a hint of crunch to go with your meal? Our fried gyoza is perfect as a side. Come through at Tokyo Tokyo! Tokyo Tokyo Order our Shoyu Ribs Ramen today. Don't hesitate, just slurp away!

Tokyo2020 The Olympic and Paralympic flags, which have been passed down from one host city to the next, are being showcased in and around Tokyo with the goal of communicating the excitement and values of the Games to local communities.
 
   
London 2012 chief medical officer elected as chair of the British Paralympic Association Matthew Campelli | 01 Mar 2017
 
 Sports Management     2017-03-03 kl. 12:18     224 words
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Dr Nick Webborn – who acted as chief medical officer during the London 2012 Paralympics – has been elected as chair of the British Paralympic Association (BPA).

London 2012 chief medical officer elected as chair of the British Paralympic Association Matthew Campelli | 01 Mar 2017.... Dr Nick Webborn – who acted as chief medical officer during the London 2012 Paralympics – has been elected as chair of the British Paralympic...
 
   
Successful Mossley Paralympian calls time on swimming career
 
 Saddleworth Independent     2017-03-03 kl. 12:13     644 words
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SASCHA KINDRED, one of Great Britain’s most successful Paralympic athletes, has retired from swimming at the age of 39.

Successful Mossley Paralympian calls time on swimming career.... SASCHA KINDRED, one of Great Britain’s most successful Paralympic athletes, has retired from swimming at the age of 39.Sascha with his wife Nyree and daughter Ella (Picture thanks to the...
 
   
Paul Kiteley appointed new APC Performance Manager
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-03 kl. 12:10     410 words
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Kiteley will join the Australian Paralympic Committee to help national Para athletes and coaches strive for new great heights.

Kiteley will join the Australian Paralympic Committee to help national Para athletes and coaches strive for new great heights.By appointing Paul Kiteley as its new Paralympic Performance Manager, the Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) has taken
 
   
India Today Conclave explores the concept of 'The Great Disruption' for its 16th edition
 
 Agencyfaqs!     2017-03-03 kl. 12:07     748 words
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Media Brief National, March 03, 2017 This annual global ideas platform will be held between 17th & 18th March 2017 in Mumbai featuring eminent

Deepa Malik, Paralympic Athlete 15.
 
   
Why Ghana's intellectually disabled athletes must be at 2017 World Winter Games
 
 Graphic Ghana     2017-03-03 kl. 11:56     1167 words
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Floorball is a game played with sticks like hockey, but the difference is that, plastic sticks and plastic balls are used instead.

Why Ghana's intellectually disabled athletes must be at 2017 World Winter Games.... By nurturing and developing their potential and participating in such high class sports disciplines, our intellectually disabled athletes would not only be breaking the...
 
   
Notary fined for demanding ‘stair fee’ from Turkish Paralympic athlete
 
 Turkish Daily     2017-03-03 kl. 11:38     330 words
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?ZM?R A notary who forced a Turkish Paralympic athlete to pay an extra fee because the notary descended 25 steps to bring documents to the woman,

Notary fined for demanding ‘stair fee’ from Turkish Paralympic athlete.... ?ZM?R A notary who forced a Turkish Paralympic athlete to pay an extra fee because the notary descended 25 steps to bring documents to the woman,...who was unable to climb the...
 
   
Weekend Guide (March 4 to 5)
 
 Today Online     2017-03-03 kl. 11:23     986 words
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JAPAN FOOD TOWN HOKKAIDO WHITE LUXURY FAIR Venue: Japan Town Address: 435 Orchard Rd 4/03/2017 - 8/03/2017 FREE entry Visit the

One photograph to look out for is Chua Meng Hong’s submission, which shows Thai swimmer Anchaya Ketkeaw, who was born with a deformed right hand, in action at the ASEAN Paralympic Games.