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Här är kändisarna som åker Vasaloppet 2017
 
 Expressen     2017-03-05 kl. 06:35     394 words
 
Vasaloppet lockar inte bara professionella skidåkare och motionärer - även monarker, skådespelare, sångare och annat celebert folk brukar dyka upp i spåren. Här är årets deltagare.

Han har elitidrottat i tre olika sporter, segling, friidrott och kälkhockey och har deltagit i fyra Paralympics.
 
   
Vilken härlig familjedag
 
 Norran     2017-03-04 kl. 16:21     354 words
 
Mot den bländvita snön sken solen och Vitbergsområdet fylldes snabbt av både vuxna och barn som ville delta i de olika aktiviteterna på Vitbergets dag.

Skellefteå Parasport.
 
   
Lista: De kändisarna ska åka Vasaloppet i morgon
 
 Norran     2017-03-04 kl. 14:03     135 words
 
I morgon är det dags för den 93:e upplagan av det klassiska loppet mellan Sälen och Mora. Här är några kända namn som kommer att tävla.

Anders Olsson, flerfaldig vinnare i simning i Paralympics, åker i sitski.

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Martin: Boyle brings right balance to Best Preps banquet
 
 Greeley Tribune     2017-03-05 kl. 07:51     547 words
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Deciding on a speaker for The Tribune's annual Best Preps banquet requires a bit of a balancing act.

Although we've done well in the past when deciding on a speaker, it seemed we always ended up with someone whose resume drew more from one hand (former Denver Nuggets coach George Karl) or the other (Paralympian John Register).
 
   
PHOTOS: Best snaps from a huge weekend of sport
 
 Sunshine Coast Daily     2017-03-05 kl. 07:46     260 words
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He's an iron man TRIATHLON: Sunshine Coast television personality and past Coolangatta Gold winner Josh Minogue has booked himself a spot at the

Paralympic gold medallist Lakeisha 'Lucky' Patterson competed in the women's division and finished ninth overall in a time of 20min 43sec.
 
   
Miller claims Riverina Tri Series in Holbrook
 
 Wagga Wagga Daily Advertiser     2017-03-05 kl. 07:37     444 words
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A consistent Riverina Tri Series performer crossed the finish line first in Holbrook on Sunday, claiming the race and series win.

Jarvis who had hoped to compete in the 2016 Paralympics took time out when it didn't unfold as planned. “It was emotionally draining,” he said.
 
   
Lista: Kändisarna som åker Vasaloppet
 
 Västerbottens-Kuriren Plus     2017-03-05 kl. 07:26     144 words
 
Sport Det är dags för den 93:e upplagan av det klassiska loppet mellan Sälen och Mora. Norran har sammanställt en lista över kändisar som ska åka årets Vasalopp.

Anders Olsson, flerfaldig vinnare i simning i Paralympics, åker i sitski.
 
   
Jimmy Carr: Comedians should joke about everything except Hillsborough
 
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland     2017-03-05 kl. 07:06     617 words
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Jimmy Carr has caused plenty of offence in his time - from joking about children with Down’s Syndrome to poking fun at injured British servicemen. Yet Carr says there is one subject that should be off-limits for comedy: Hillsborough.

He once said of injured troops: “Say what you like about these servicemen amputees from Iraq and Afghanistan, but we’re going to have a f---ing good Paralympic team in 2012.” He was criticised by the Variety Club for saying: “Why are they

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China-Gov't Work Report/Wellbeing
 
 News Content     2017-03-05 kl. 06:31     380 words
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The Chinese government will prioritize efforts to ensure and improve the people’s wellbeing, spare no efforts to deliver benefit to them where

"We will make full preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games and Paralympic Games in Beijing.
 
   
Jimmy Carr and the ONE thing he will never joke about: Comedian says
 
 Daily Mail     2017-03-05 kl. 05:28     242 words
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Chris Hastings for The Mail on Sunday 01:54 GMT, 5 March 2017

Paralympic team.' Carr, 44, also admits that his career could have been destroyed when he became embroiled in a tax scandal in 2012.

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Desmond Tan almost quit SPD Charity Show 2017?
 
 Toggle     2017-03-05 kl. 04:46     1296 words
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Desmond Tan 28 Feb 2017 Desmond Tan Photos: Tammi Tan Video: Tay Yixuan On March 19, the biennial SPD Charity Show returns for its sixth

the audience, and also my own brand of humour,” he said. “I’m happy to be doing my part and giving a small contribution by collaborating with the chefs and being on the ground mingling with the audience.” Paralympian Joyce Chan 28 Feb 2017
 
   
U.S. Women Win All 5 Final Races To Close Out Arena Pro Swim Series At Indianapolis
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-05 kl. 04:35     720 words
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, 10:11 p.m. (ET) Melanie Margalis reacts after winning the women's 200-yard individual medley final at the 2016 AT&T Winter National Championships at McAuley Aquatic Center on Dec. 1, 2016 in Atlanta.

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2020 Olympic food suppliers lack necessary food safety certification
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2017-03-05 kl. 03:38     522 words
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As the organizers of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics work on ensuring that food provided during the tournament will be safe, the games face a huge shortage of domestic food producers with the necessary food safety certification.

As the organizers of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics work on ensuring that food provided during the tournament will be safe, the games face a huge shortage of domestic food producers with the necessary food safety certification.The certification
 
   
No airbrushing as campaign aims to rectify women's poor body image
 
 Times Live South Africa     2017-03-05 kl. 02:35     632 words
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A survey released this week asked 10,500 women in 13 countries including South Africa questions on beauty and body image. It found that women's confidence in their bodies was on a steady decline around the world.

For the Dove campaign, he shot a retired UK Paralympian who lost her leg to cancer, a Mexican football coach and other everyday girls and women.
 
   
Chloe Kim Returns To The Top Of The Podium As She And Shaun White Defend U.S. Open Titles
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-05 kl. 01:40     662 words
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, 6:24 p.m. (ET) Chloe Kim competes in women's snowboard halfpipe at the Burton U.S. Open on March 4, 2017 in Vail, Colo. The 35th edition of the Burton U.S.

It was a lot more mellow and I was done with traveling super-crazy internationally.” Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Sports Helps Counter Anti-Iran Propaganda
 
 Financial Tribune     2017-03-05 kl. 00:52     222 words
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President Hassan Rouhani stressed the need to exploit the full potential of sports to help pave the way for improving Iran's global ties, developing domestic economy and countering anti-Iran propaganda.

The president was addressing a ceremony on Saturday to honor medal-winning Iranian athletes in the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics.

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Iranian president honors 2016 Olympics, Paralympics medalists
 
 Press TV     2017-03-05 kl. 00:15     183 words
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (2nd R) and Iranian sitting volleyball player Morteza Mehrzad during a ceremony on March 2, 2017 Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has taken part in a ceremony to honor Iran’s 2016 Olympics and Paralympics medal winners.

Iranian president honors 2016 Olympics, Paralympics medalists.... Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (2nd R) and Iranian sitting volleyball player Morteza Mehrzad during a ceremony on March 2, 2017 Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has taken part in a ceremony to honor Iran’s 2016 Olympics and Paralympics...

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Shamed Shane Sutton may have got his technical director job back with
 
 Daily Mail     2017-03-04 kl. 23:57     446 words
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Nick Harris for The Mail on Sunday 22:30 GMT, 4 March 2017

Sutton resigned last April after claims of sexism and derogatory comments about Paralympic cyclists.... Shane Sutton resigned last April after claims of sexism and derogatory comments about Paralympic cyclists Former mountain bike champion Jenny Copnall...

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#TrackNats Sprint - Next Gen shines as Constable & Morton reign
 
 PressReleasePoint     2017-03-04 kl. 23:33     1412 words
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South Australia's Patrick Constable and Stephanie Morton captivated a packed Anna Meares Velodrome in Brisbane on Saturday night by roaring to the national sprint crowns at the 2017 Cycling Australia Track National Championships .

Yallouris who represented Australia at the 2016 Paralympic Games as a tandem pilot, continued his success on the single seater bike after claiming bronze in the team pursuit on Thursday.
 
   
U.S. Gymnasts Ragan Smith, Yul Moldauer Kick Off Tokyo 2020 Campaign With AT&T American Cup Wins
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-04 kl. 22:46     621 words
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, 3:46 p.m. (ET) Yul Moldauer (L) and Ragan Smith celebrate with their trophies at the 2017 AT&T American Cup on March 4, 2017 in Newark, N.J.

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State rolls out scheme to pursue its Olympic dream
 
 Pune Mirror     2017-03-04 kl. 22:41     306 words
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Shortlists 16 sports for which handpicked students would undergo special training; ropes in international coaches In a bid to fetch more number of

Suvarna Pathak, physical education teacher from St Mira’s Junior College, shared, “I know a student named Suyash Jadhav from Fergusson College, who had represented the country at Rio Paralympics in swimming.
 
   
REGIONAL NEWS: 250 athletes across Yorkshire turn out for disabled athletics qualifiers
 
 Asian Sunday Newspaper     2017-03-04 kl. 22:03     476 words
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Share this story Around 250 athletes from clubs and schools across the region took part in the Typhoo Yorkshire regional athletics event at the Dorothy Hyman Stadium on Tuesday 10th May 2016.

REGIONAL NEWS: 250 athletes across Yorkshire turn out for disabled athletics qualifiers....Disability Sport (EFDS) have teamed up to ensure more disabled athletes have access to participation opportunities across England.... Many elite disabled athletes...
 
   
Canada Wins 3 Medals on Second Day of Para Track Worlds in Los Angeles
 
 Pedal Magazine     2017-03-04 kl. 22:01     408 words
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(Los Angeles, CA) – Team Canada continues to excel at the Para-cycling Track World Championships in Los Angeles, with three more medals on Friday, the second day of competition.

Ross Wilson © Jean-Baptiste Benavent/Canadian Paralympic Committee.... Tristen Chernove © Jean-Baptiste Benavent/Canadian Paralympic Committee Travers explained, “For Tristen, his qualifier was a race against adversity; after unclipping at the start,...
 
   
LA 2024 Leaders Discuss Sports Innovation At MIT Conference
 
 GamesBids.com     2017-03-04 kl. 21:40     438 words
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Casey Wasserman, Chairman of Los Angeles’ bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, along with Chief Strategy Officer Angela Ruggiero

Casey Wasserman, Chairman of Los Angeles’ bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, along with Chief Strategy Officer Angela Ruggiero. ...participated Friday at the world-renowned Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where they
 
   
Bristol’s Inclusive Sports Day
 
 Bristol 247     2017-03-04 kl. 21:33     377 words
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On Wednesday, Bristol disability charity WECIL (West of England Centre for Inclusive Living) will bring together local sports groups, coaches, and

On Wednesday, Bristol disability charity WECIL (West of England Centre for Inclusive Living) will bring together local sports groups, coaches, and. ...four-time Paralympic shooter Karen Butler to give disabled people the chance to try out an
 
   
Red, White & Trending: Feb. 24-March 2
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-04 kl. 21:19     1199 words
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, 5:11 p.m. (ET) 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.

(ET) What are Team USA athletes — Olympians, Paralympians and hopefuls — up to when they're not competing?... Signs Of Progress Paralympic swimming star Becca Meyers has a hobby, too.... Ain’t No Party Like A Rio Party Paralympic snowboarding bronze...
 
   
Civil War shooting shirts. Going for the knockout. #GoDucks
 
 TaableNote News     2017-03-04 kl. 20:31     226 words
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USA Shooting - National Governing Body for Olympic Shooting Sports Be sure to check out the feature on 2016 Paralympic bronze medalist McKenna Dahl in the latest edition of NRA Competitive Shooting Shooting Sports USA!

USA Shooting - National Governing Body for Olympic Shooting Sports Be sure to check out the feature on 2016 Paralympic bronze medalist McKenna Dahl in the latest edition of NRA Competitive Shooting Shooting Sports USA!USA Shooting -
 
   
Nicholas leads Australian treble at UCI Para-Cycling Track World
 
 Inside The Games     2017-03-04 kl. 20:28     364 words
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Nick Butler Friday, 3 March 2017 Australia secured three pursuit gold medals on a successful second day at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-Cycling Track World Championships in Los Angeles.

World Championships in Los Angeles.Reigning Paralympic champion David Nicholas triumphed over the 3,000 metres distance in the C3 category.... Just 80 are featuring at the World Championships 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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Super evening of storytelling and music in Scoil Ailbhe
 
 Tipperary Star     2017-03-04 kl. 20:10     275 words
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Scoil Ailbhe CBS Primary School in Thurles came up trumps with an evening of music, chat and storytelling last night when their variety evening entertained a great attendance in the school hall as part of a novel fundraiser.

Hosted by County Tipperary GAA Board PRO Joe Bracken, the night was an outstanding success as Joe skillfully conversed and interacted with guests - past pupils  Jim Ryan ( Jim O The Mill) and Judge Gerard O'Brien, as well as Paralympian Peter Ryan,
 
   
I don’t count physical disability as a limitation: Deepa Malik
 
 Times of India     2017-03-04 kl. 19:58     724 words
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At 46, Deepa Malik has broken every cliche that showcases people with physical disability, wallowing in self-pity.

Paralympics in the shot put event, dresses up as a diva, vrooms around on bikes, swims across rivers — in short, cocks a snook at every rule in the book.

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The Warriors
 
 Times of India     2017-03-04 kl. 19:58     1170 words
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These women have faced adversities with the kind of courage that inspires people. Here are a few lessons from them on how to come out on top even when the odds are stacked against you and the world seems to be a cruel place.

A mother of two, she overcame a spinal tumour, 31 surgeries and 183 stitches to win India a silver medal at the Rio Paralympics last year.... I tasted success at the 2010 Para Asian Games, I also aspired to make a mark at the 2012 London Paralympics but...
 
   
Mac Bohonnon Finishes Aerials Season In Second Despite Frightening Crash In Moscow Super Final
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-03-04 kl. 19:52     331 words
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, 1:34 p.m. (ET) Mac Bohonnon (R) celebrates on the podium after the men's aerials final at the FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup at Bokwang Snow Park on Feb. 10, 2017 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

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Jordan strike it rich in Fazza event
 
 Gulf News     2017-03-04 kl. 18:48     479 words
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Dubai: Jordan topped the medals standings in the Seniors category of the 8th Fazza World Para Powerlifting World Cup Dubai 2017, with five gold medals

The World Cup was organised and supervised by the Dubai Club for the Disabled with the support of their strategic partners Dubai Sports Council, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the General Authority for Youth and Sports Welfare

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2017 Swimathon kicks off at YMCAs across Australia
 
 Australasian Leisure Management     2017-03-04 kl. 18:38     575 words
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Thousands of Australians are preparing to splash out for a great cause as the 2017 YMCA Swimathon officially gets underway in 68 centres around the country today.

Paralympian and YMCA Swimathon ambassador Prue Watt commented “I’m so proud to be an ambassador of the YMCA Swimathon, helping to raise funds to teach kids with disabilities the vital, fun and lifelong skill of swimming. “As a four-time
 
   
Maria Lyle nominated for sports personality of the year award
 
 East Lothian Courier     2017-03-04 kl. 17:20     179 words
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PARALYMPIC star Maria Lyle has been nominated for female Parasport Personality of the Year at the inaugural 2017 Nordoff Robbins Scotland (NRS) Scottish Sporting Awards.

PARALYMPIC star Maria Lyle has been nominated for female Parasport Personality of the Year at the inaugural 2017 Nordoff Robbins Scotland (NRS) Scottish Sporting Awards.Lyle, from Dunbar, won three medals at the Rio Paralympics last year, and
 
   
Sitting Volleyball: Nigeria to participate in qualifiers for W/Cup
 
 VON.gov.ng     2017-03-04 kl. 17:17     244 words
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Tweet on Twitter President, Nigeria Sitting Volleyball Federation (NSVF), Rilwan Abdullahi on Friday in Abuja said that Nigeria would participate in Africa Sitting Volleyball qualifiers.

NAN reports that the federation is affiliated to World Organisation for Volleyball for Disabled (WOVD) and Nigeria Paralympics Committee.
 
   
Florida Reining Classic Spotlights Para Reining
 
 HorsesDaily     2017-03-04 kl. 16:27     565 words
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Para reiners at the 2017 Florida Reining Classic: Lauren Barwick, Jennifer Flanagan, Cole Jacobs, Holly Jacobson (Photo: Holly Jacobson)

Canadian Paralympian Lauren Barwick, well known for her para dressage accomplishments, resides in FL and has eagerly supported the burgeoning para reining movement for several years.
 
   
Para Alpine Skiing World Cup set to continue in Hakuba
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-03-04 kl. 15:13     637 words
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The penultimate Para-Alpine skiing World Cup of the season is due to get underway in Japanese village Hakuba tomorrow as athletes prepare for the season climax in Pyeongchang, hosts of the 2018 Winter Paralympics.

The penultimate Para-Alpine skiing World Cup of the season is due to get underway in Japanese village Hakuba tomorrow as athletes prepare for the season climax in Pyeongchang, hosts of the 2018 Winter Paralympics...

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NUI Galway gears up for annual Alumni Awards
 
 Connaught Tribune     2017-03-04 kl. 15:05     238 words
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Tweet on Twitter Galway Bay fm newsroom – NUI Galway is gearing up for the annual Alumni Awards, which take place at the University this evening.

A Joint Alumni Award for Contribution to Sport will be presented to Dr Eoghan Clifford, Paralympic gold medal winner and NUI Galway Lecturer, and Paralympic Athlete Deirdre Mongan Singer songwriter Paul Brady will perform at this year’s gala event

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Pyeongchang 2018 mark National Paralympic Day at World Wheelchair Curling Championships
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-03-04 kl. 14:57     554 words
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Pyeongchang 2018 marked their National Paralympic Day celebrations with a special event held to coincide with the opening of the World Wheelchair Curling Championships at the Gangneung Curling Centre.

Pyeongchang 2018 mark National Paralympic Day at World Wheelchair Curling Championships.... Pyeongchang 2018 marked their National Paralympic Day celebrations with a special event held to coincide with the opening of the World Wheelchair Curling...

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Madison de Rozario: I accepted my 'perfect' body after competing in the Paralympics
 
 Sydney Morning Herald     2017-03-04 kl. 14:54     1062 words
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Madison de Rozario remembers what it feels like to dance. The Perth native was part-way through rehearsals for a dance concert at the age of four when she caught the flu.

Madison de Rozario: I accepted my 'perfect' body after competing in the Paralympics.... SHARE Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Link Madison de Rozario, Australian Paralympic athlete dual medallist.  Photo:... I still have to get them taken in.")  It seems hard to believe now, but the Paralympic...

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The shapes we should be in
 
 Sydney Morning Herald     2017-03-04 kl. 14:23     485 words
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It's an exhilarating sight, the pictures we publish today to celebrate International Women's Day this Wednesday.

SHARE Share on Facebook SHARE Share on Twitter TWEET Link Madison de Rozario, Australian Paralympic athlete dual medallist.  Photo:... Listen and learn from 23-year-old Madison de Rozario, paraplegic from age four, Paralympic medallist:
 
   
Hong Kong amputees get expert advice on running with false limb
 
 South China Morning Post     2017-03-04 kl. 13:49     272 words
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Local amputees took small steps to improved mobility as they ran, jogged and walked along the Central Harbourfront yesterday, with a little help from

Local amputees took small steps to improved mobility as they ran, jogged and walked along the Central Harbourfront yesterday, with a little help from. ...a Paralympic hero, in a first-of-its-kind sports workshop designed especially for people with

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RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show Officially Open
 
 Royal Yachting Association     2017-03-04 kl. 12:34     320 words
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British Sailing Team members Eilidh McIntyre, Sophie Wegulin, Ben Saxton and Tom Phipps plus RYA Junior Mascot Bob the Buoy, were also on hand to cut the ribbon and declare the only show in the world dedicated to dinghies officially open!

Helena who won a Gold medal at the London 2012 Paralympic Games said: “It’s an honor to be opening this year’s show, I’ve been coming since I was young and for any dinghy sailor it’s the just best place to be! “From the minute you walk

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Public sport brings livelihood, hope to society: President Rouhani
 
 Tehran Times     2017-03-04 kl. 11:27     397 words
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At a ceremony for praising 2016 Olympic and Paralympic medallists, President Hassan Rouhani said sport brings unity, security and cultural integrity for the Iranian nation.

President Rouhani. At a ceremony for praising 2016 Olympic and Paralympic medallists, President Hassan Rouhani said sport brings unity, security and cultural integrity for the Iranian nation.Sport is the origin of sustainable development, continued...

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Tehran Times (web)
 
   
President Rouhani: US ashamed by Iran’s visas for American wrestlers
 
 Islamic Republic News Agency     2017-03-04 kl. 11:27     269 words
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Iranian western city of Kermanshah hosted the 2017 Freestyle Wrestling World Cup on Feb. 16-17 with the participation of eight top world wrestling teams including Iran, Russia, US, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Mongolia and India.

Iranian 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics medalists.

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Jody Cundy wins 13th Para-Cycling World Championship title with 1km time
 
 Daily Mail     2017-03-04 kl. 11:00     280 words
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Press Association 07:42 GMT, 4 March 2017 Jody Cundy produced a stunning ride to win his ninth consecutive one kilometre time-trial UCI Para-cycling World Championship title in Los Angeles.

Jody Cundy, pictured at the Paralympics last year, has won his 13th World Championship title Cundy told British Cycling:... That, and Paralympic medals are the reason I keep coming back year after year.'

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Rouhani: Sports should provide hope for...
 
 Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies     2017-03-04 kl. 10:44     387 words
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TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani had hailed sports as a parameter of national glory especially in international competitions.

04 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani had hailed sports as a parameter of national glory especially in international competitions.Rouhani addressed a ceremony to honor the 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics; “sports belongs to no particular

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Canada to play Norway for Para ice hockey international title
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-04 kl. 09:58     392 words
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Defending champions Canada overcame hosts Italy in Torino on Friday (3 March).

World and Paralympic champions the USA, Worlds silver medallists Canada, Norway, Italy, Germany, South Korea and Sweden are expected to compete.
 
   
London 2017 expands ticket offer country-wide
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-03-04 kl. 09:58     709 words
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Thousands of British schoolchildren will get to experience the World Para Athletics Championships from 14-23 July.

Paralympic champion Libby Clegg has launched the nationwide roll out to give all schoolchildren across Great Britain the opportunity to attend this summer’s biggest sporting event.... Now Clegg, who won double gold at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games last...

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Popularity soars for county-based T20, study suggests
 
 CricInfo     2017-03-04 kl. 09:30     450 words
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Northants won the 2016 NatWest Blast at a sold-out Edgbaston © A new report suggests the popularity of domestic T20 cricket in England rose sharply during 2016.

The 2016 Olympics was rated as the top event, with the Paralympics third and the Six Nations fourth.

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Iran Well-Prepared for AFC Beach Soccer Championship: Coach
 
 IranNewsDaily     2017-03-04 kl. 09:25     376 words
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On January 30th in Uzbekistan widely celebrated birthday of the First President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Abduganievich Karimov.

Tehran – President Hassan Rouhani honored the 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics medalists in a ceremony held here on Saturday.

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