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Chans till revansch för Linus Karlsson
 
 Sveriges Radio Skaraborg     2017-05-20 kl. 08:43     80 words
 
Bordtennisspelaren Linus Karlsson från Grästorp är framme i final vid lag-VM i Bratislava och kommer få chans till revansch för finalförlusten i Paralympics i Rio då det återigen är Ukraina som väntar i matchen om guldet.

Bordtennisspelaren Linus Karlsson från Grästorp är framme i final vid lag-VM i Bratislava och kommer få chans till revansch för finalförlusten i Paralympics i Rio då det återigen är Ukraina som väntar i matchen om guldet.Linus Karlsson och
 
   
En kämpe - på och utanför arenan
 
 Kristianstadsbladet Plus     2017-05-20 kl. 00:21     1147 words
 
Bladetsporten träffar Nathalie Nilsson och återberättar hennes starka berättelse inför starten i sommarens friidrotts-VM. Det är en berättelse som innehåller tårar, ett enormt fajterhjärta - och en imponerande comeback.

Bara en sådan sak som att hon efter flera guld på ungdoms-VM tidigt i karriären, VM-guld i femkamp och VM-silver på 800 meter 2007 och deltagande på Paralympics 2008 - sedan tog ett flera år långt tävlingsuppehåll efter skador och brist
 
   
Svenskt i topp på internationellt i Norge
 
 Ridsport     2017-05-19 kl. 17:17     278 words
 
Dressyr En prydlig skörd svenska segrar har hämtats hem i grannlandet i väst. Inte minst visar Louise Etzner Jakobsson lovande EM-form samtidigt som Jeanna Högberg blev GP-tvåa.

Foto: Roland Thunholm. I dagens paradressyrklass grad IV tog paralympicsmedaljörerna Louise Etzner Jakobsson och Zernard (SWB, val f 2003, e New Balance-Lester, uppf Ann-Christine Larsson & Bengt Ohlsson, äg Katarina Qvarnström) en solklar seger på...
 
   
Ingen uppvisning vid Sundstatjärn
 
 Nya Wermlands-Tidningen     2017-05-19 kl. 17:13     76 words
 
I samband med det pågående Riksidrottsmötet i Karlstad arrangerar Värmlands idrottsförbund, Fritidsbanken och Karlstads kommun under lördagen en prova på-dag vid Sundsta idrottshus då man kan testa olika sporter och möta utställare i branschen.

branschen.Då hade Parasport Värmland ansökt om att få arrangera en 1,5 timme lång uppvisning på vattenskidor på Sundstatjärn, men det har man fått nej till.
 
   
Medalj till Linus Karlsson vid lag-VM
 
 Sveriges Radio Skaraborg     2017-05-19 kl. 13:26     150 words
 
Bordtennisspelaren Linus Karlsson från Grästorp har säkrat minst ett brons i vid para-VM i Bratislava i lag med Emil Andersson.

Bordtennisspelaren Linus Karlsson från Grästorp har säkrat minst ett brons i vid para-VM i Bratislava i lag med Emil Andersson.Duon som tog silver vid Paralympics i Rio förra året har gått obesegrade genom gruppspelet och vann mot Taiwan,
 
   
S:t Erikscupen flyttar till Kungsträdgården
 
 Lokaltidningen Mitt i     2017-05-19 kl. 13:07     456 words
 
Tiotusentals fotbollsälskare laddar för Europa Leage-finalen på Friends Arena på onsdag. Redan i morgon lördag tjuvstartar firandet i Kungsträdgården - bland annat med matcher i S:t Erikscupen.

Tisdag 23 maj - Fotboll för alla. 10.00-12.00 Walking Football (gå-fotboll - springer man får man gult kort) 12.00-13.30 Special Olympics-fotboll, Parasport.
 
   
Svensk medaljkänning i lag-VM
 
 SVT Nyheter     2017-05-19 kl. 12:28     287 words
 
Publicerad: för 2 timmar sedan De tre svenska lagen är hittills obesegrade i sina lagmatcher under para-VM i bordtennis i Bratislava och därmed vidare som gruppettor. Två av tre lag har dessutom redan säkrat medalj.

Publicerad: 19 maj 2017 - 12.21. Foto: Bildbyrån Emil Andersson och Linus Karlsson under paralympics i Rio 2016.Maria Wallberg.
 
   
Lina satsar mot Tokyo
 
 Nya Wermlands-Tidningen     2017-05-19 kl. 10:54     468 words
 
Ny klass. Nya förutsättningar. Ny teknik. Nu tar nyligen benamputerade simmerskan Lina Watz sikte mot paralympics i Tokyo. - I en tävling i Köpenhamn blev jag nedklassad i alla simsätt.

Ny teknik. Nu tar nyligen benamputerade simmerskan Lina Watz sikte mot paralympics i Tokyo. -... Efter paralympics i Rio de Janeiro i somras tog de form och blev till ett beslut.... Det är viktigt för handikappidrotten.... I höst börjar jag bygga för VM 2018 och i den långsiktiga planen ingår nu även paralympics...
 
   
RF-basen: Roligt att alla år av slit ger frukt
 
 Sydsvenskan     2017-05-19 kl. 09:20     660 words
 
En efterlängtad skjuts från politikerna som hjälp att få fler unga att röra på sig - samtidigt som den egna organisationen skjuter in sig på idrott ända fram i hög ålder.

Riksidrottsstyrelsen vill få till en samordning mellan RF, SOK och Parasport, som ska fungera från nästa år.
 
   
Sportchefen viker inte ner sig
 
 Di Weekend Plus     2017-05-18 kl. 21:00     759 words
 
Som ny vd för Intersport är Marcus Wibergh ansvarig för Sveriges största sportkedja efter Stadium. Han skulle vilja återuppstå som en örn och gillar hushållssysslor - allra mest att sortera kläder.

Paralympics: Parachef med björnskräck.
 
   
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Eastbourne Paralympian To Race Across America
 
 Eastbourne Buzz     2017-05-20 kl. 08:39     136 words
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Eastbourne Paralymian, Joe Townsend, is to lead a team from Help for Heroes on the World’s toughest cycling challenge.

Eastbourne Paralympian To Race Across America.
 
   
My toughest opponent – Marlou van Rhjin
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-05-20 kl. 08:10     733 words
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As the countdown to London 2017 continues, top Para athletes talk about their biggest rivals Multiple world and Paralympic champion Marlou van Rhijn is used to winning; for the last four years, she has dominated women’s T43 /44 sprints.

As the countdown to London 2017 continues, top Para athletes talk about their biggest rivals Multiple world and Paralympic champion Marlou van Rhijn is used to winning; for the last four years, she has dominated women’s T43 /44 sprints.But when
 
   
Para sport explained: Travelling for wheelchair sports
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-05-20 kl. 08:10     774 words
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An inside look at how wheelchair sport athletes travel as a team. Traveling is a major part of being an athlete. For wheelchair sport athletes, there is extra luggage they have to factor in.

Travelling with a team or even by yourself is probably one of the highlights of being a Paralympic athlete.... Editor’s note: Para sport explained is a feature series on Paralympic.org that will publish once a month, helping the public understand different aspects of the Paralympic...
 
   
RM10 million for disabled, senior citizens
 
 New Sabah Times     2017-05-20 kl. 08:10     446 words
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By ROZZALIN HASHIM SANDAKAN: Chief Minister, Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman yesterday presented special allocations of RM10 million to the Social Welfare Department for the well-being of people with disabilities and senior citizens in Sabah.

Disabled athletes will also get assistance from the department which will spend RM206,000 for acquiring equipment for 28 athletes and RM890,000 for 36 community-based rehabilitation centres with 2,100 trainees.
 
   
Reuters Sports News Summary
 
 Economic Times     2017-05-20 kl. 07:19     739 words
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Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.

At least 130 medals, mostly bronze and including some from the Paralympics, are being fixed by the Brazilian Mint who made them for last year's event, Mario Andrada told Reuters.
 
   
Corby table tennis club smashing targets as it celebrates first anniversary
 
 Northamptonshire Telegraph     2017-05-20 kl. 07:02     474 words
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The people behind Corby’s newest table tennis club say they have surpassed all expectations after celebrating its first anniversary.

trained three Paralympians for Tokyo 2020 - provided work experience placements for local pupils - hosted regular after-school clubs and competitions - seen a number of youngsters rocket up the England rankings - won Division Two and Division Three
 
   
Animas High School’s Noah Hotchkiss is a winner on wheels
 
 Durango Herald     2017-05-20 kl. 06:01     1030 words
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Animas High School produced a high school national champion and one of the nation’s top basketball recruits this year. Noah Blue Elk Hotchkiss led the Denver Jr.

He got involved in adaptive sports after meeting with Farmington’s legendary 2010 Paralympic monoskiing gold medalist Alana Nichols, who also is a gold medalist in wheelchair basketball and played in college at the University of Arizona.
 
   
SkyDrive, the Japanese Flying Car That Has Caught Toyota’s Fancy
 
 Latin American Herald Tribune     2017-05-20 kl. 05:42     432 words
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TOKYO – When the creative team of Cartivator conceived the SkyDrive flying car project in one of its brainstorming sessions over four years ago, they never imagined that a tech giant like Toyota would agree to become one its investors.

assured them funding of 42.5 million yen ($380,000) in the next three years to develop the SkyDrive to light the Olympic flame during the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games. “We may not have exactly imagined this, but we were certain we can
 
   
11 Intriguing Unfinished Paintings By Famous...
 
 Dotemirates.com     2017-05-20 kl. 05:39     775 words
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What happens when a subject of a painting tragically dies? Well, even though the painting remains unfinished, it creates history because of the circumstances in which it was half- made.

PA Real Life The Paralympian had won six gold medals at the 2012 Paralympics, and to celebrate the feat, a Russian-born artist Natalie Holland was asked to paint various portraits of Pistorius.

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Anticipating the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea
 
 NOW! Jakarta     2017-05-20 kl. 05:18     1051 words
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The 2018 Winter Olympics are coming! Expect to witness world-class athletes competing for gold and glory, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes as the quadrennial sport event is taking place in Pyeongchang, South Korea on 9-25 February 2018.

The Asian black bear, also known as the moon bear, is native Korea and a symbol of the province where the Olympics and Paralympic Winter Games will be held....in South Korea before, but this will be our first time to host the Winter Olympics,” said Hee-Beom Lee, the President and CEO of the PyeongChang Organising Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Over 100 Rio 'rusted and defective' Rio medals returned
 
 Yahoo!Xtra     2017-05-20 kl. 05:12     167 words
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More than 100 medals won at the Rio Olympics have been returned to organisers because they have rusted or developed black spots on them, the games' spokesman said on Friday.

More than 100 medals won at the Rio Olympics have been returned to organisers because they have rusted or developed black spots on them, the games' spokesman said on Friday.At least 130 medals, mostly bronze and including some from the Paralympics,

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Visitors to Japan Top 10 M. This Year...
 
 Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies     2017-05-20 kl. 05:04     303 words
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Tokyo, May 19 (Jiji Press)--The estimated number of foreign visitors to Japan this year exceeded 10 million on Saturday, crossing the threshold at the fastest pace on an annual cumulative basis, Japan Tourism Agency Commissioner Akihiko Tamura said Friday.

The government has a target of increasing the number of annual visitors to 40 million in 2020, when the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics will be held.
 
   
Updated: State track and field schedule
 
 Colorado Springs Gazette     2017-05-20 kl. 03:20     228 words
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Below are the lists of the state qualifiers for all five classifications, plus the Special Olympics/Paralympics races.
 
   
Pope invited by bishops to address the future of Europe
 
 EWTN News     2017-05-20 kl. 03:16     399 words
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Pope Francis addresses paralympians in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican on Oct. 4, 2014. Credit: Daniel Ibanez / CNA.

Pope Francis addresses paralympians in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican on Oct.

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Rio or rust: More than 100 defective Olympic medals returned to organisers
 
 Sydney Morning Herald     2017-05-20 kl. 02:45     193 words
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More than 100 medals won at the Rio Olympics have been returned to organisers because they have rusted or developed black spots on them, the Games' spokesman said on Friday.

More than 100 medals won at the Rio Olympics have been returned to organisers because they have rusted or developed black spots on them, the Games' spokesman said on Friday.At least 130 medals, mostly bronze and including some from the Paralympics,

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Olympics: More than 100 rusted or defective medals returned
 
 Investing.com     2017-05-20 kl. 02:36     712 words
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At least 130 medals, mostly bronze and including some from the Paralympics, are being fixed by the Brazilian Mint who made them for last year's event, Mario Andrada told Reuters.... A total of 2,488 medals were produced for the Olympics and hundreds more for the Paralympics...
 
   
Olympics: More than 100 rusted or defective medals returned
 
 WKZO-AM     2017-05-20 kl. 02:33     185 words
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8:13 p.m. EDT By Andrew Downie SAO PAULO (Reuters) - More than 100 medals won at the Rio Olympics have been returned to organizers because they have rusted or developed black spots on them, the games' spokesman said on Friday.

More than 100 medals won at the Rio Olympics have been returned to organizers because they have rusted or developed black spots on them, the games' spokesman said on Friday.At least 130 medals, mostly bronze and including some from the Paralympics,

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Chong Wei and Nicol are Penang’s best
 
 thestar.com.my     2017-05-20 kl. 02:32     330 words
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PENANG:   WORLD No. 1 shuttler Datuk Lee Chong Wei scored a hat-trick of awards at the 2016 Penang Sports Awards ceremony.

The Best Paralympic Athlete awards went to swimmers Yoong Chung Wei (Male category) and Koh Lee Peng (Female).
 
   
Bengaluru: Indomitable spirit of this maratho...
 
 Dotemirates.com     2017-05-20 kl. 02:13     466 words
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Bengaluru: Diagnosed with polio in both his legs at birth , all he could do was crawl. And till he was 14, he relied on his mother to carry him to and from his school every day. But come Sunday and 35- year- old B.

His relentless efforts in athletics led him to win gold medals at the Belgian Paralympics in events like shot put, discus throw and javelin.

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Olympics-More than 100 rusted or defective medals returned
 
 Yahoo! Sports UK and Ireland     2017-05-20 kl. 02:05     177 words
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SAO PAULO, May 19 (Reuters) - than 100 medals won at the Rio Olympics have been returned to organisers because they have rusted or developed black spots on them, the games' spokesman said on Friday.

from the Paralympics, are being fixed by the Brazilian Mint who made them for last year's event, Mario Andrada told Reuters.... A total of 2,488 medals were produced for the Olympics and hundreds for the Paralympics.

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Ajimobi inaugurates commission to review Ibadan chieftaincy title
 
 News Express Nigeria     2017-05-20 kl. 01:49     575 words
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By News Express on 20/05/2017 Share on Tweet Views: 17 •Governor Ajimobi.

Flood ravages Abia community Kogi varsity ASUU threatens industrial action Buhari hails Team Nigeria Paralympic heroes and heroines...
 
   
‘Perfect storm’ helps nonprofit buy race
 
 Grand Rapids Business Journal     2017-05-20 kl. 01:49     547 words
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MyTeam Triumph has returned to its roots.

MyTeam Triumph has returned to its roots.Since the nonprofit’s founding in Grand Rapids, the West Michigan chapter has helped countless disabled athletes to complete road races and triathlons, from Iron Man competitions to the most recent Fifth
 
   
Run for Light marks 30th anniversary
 
 Paris Star     2017-05-20 kl. 01:48     840 words
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Nathan Taylor and Oscar Evans have a lot in common. They're students at W.

In addition to the school's students, the facility is used by provincial and national paralympic teams before major competitions.

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He just found out he has cancer - again. But Saturday, he’ll swim for a state title
 
 Merced Sun-Star     2017-05-20 kl. 01:34     977 words
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Brody Ferguson swims for a state title Saturday, less than a week after learning his nearly life-long fight with cancer isn’t over. “I just found out a couple days ago that I have cancer again.

his races at the Paralympic CIF State Swimming and Diving Championships in Clovis, he’ll bring home the first state title in his school’s history.

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Ex-Trinity player helping swimmer Joe to fast times
 
 Wakefield Express     2017-05-20 kl. 01:30     621 words
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Friday 19 May 2017 Former Wakefield Trinity player Martin Law has been working with Great Britain Para swimmer Joe Seage on the build-up to the prestigious British Para International Swimming Championships in Sheffield.

age. Joe's mum Tracey said: “Joe really enjoys working with a great coaching team, who are all dedicated and enthusiastic in achieving their goals of competing in the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. “The results from the international championships
 
   
Serbian duo retain crown at ITTF Para Team World Championships
 
 Inside The Games     2017-05-20 kl. 01:26     507 words
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Daniel Etchells Friday, 19 May 2017 Serbia's Borislava Peric-Rankovic and Nada Matic retained their women's class four to five title on day three of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Para Team World Championships in Slovakia's capital Bratislava.

Peric-Rankovic, the individual class four Paralympic champion, and Matic were part of the squad which won the team silver medal at Rio 2016.

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Rio 2016 gold medallists enjoy successful day at UCI Para-Cycling Road
 
 Inside The Games     2017-05-20 kl. 01:26     355 words
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Liam Morgan Friday, 19 May 2017 Paralympic champion Eoghan Clifford of Ireland enjoyed another successful outing in his favoured C3 time trial event as he clinched the gold medal at the Para-Cycling Road World Cup in Ostend.

Rio 2016 gold medallists enjoy successful day at UCI Para-Cycling Road. ...World Cup.Liam Morgan Friday, 19 May 2017 Paralympic champion Eoghan Clifford of Ireland enjoyed another successful outing in his favoured C3 time trial event as he clinched

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Paralympic skier highlights Albany forum
 
 WNYT     2017-05-20 kl. 01:24     105 words
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St. John had her leg amputated at age 5 and her message to the women in the audience was about resilience. She says women have the power to accomplish anything with the support of other women. "We make such a difference for ourselves.

Paralympic skier highlights Albany forum.
 
   
Tokyo 2020 to launch mascot design competition on Monday
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-05-20 kl. 01:05     526 words
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Tokyo 2020 will officially launch their design competition for the official mascots of the Olympic and Paralympic Games on Monday (May 22).

Tokyo 2020 will officially launch their design competition for the official mascots of the Olympic and Paralympic Games on Monday (May 22).A Commission established to pick the Tokyo 2020 mascots, chaired by Japan's Commissioner for Cultural Affairs

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Helen Hayes Hospital Adapted Sports Program Now Offers Power Soccer
 
 Rehab Manegement     2017-05-20 kl. 00:34     145 words
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Power wheelchair users of all ages interested in participating in adapted power soccer are invited to attend an intro clinic, which will be held Friday, June 30, from 12 to 3 pm at the West Haverstraw Village Hall.

The association works to provide all individuals with disabilities the opportunity to play soccer, and to make power soccer an internationally recognized sport that someday could be played in the Paralympics.
 
   
Stony Brook University Celebrates 57th Commencement Ceremony
 
 Newswise     2017-05-20 kl. 00:29     1769 words
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Return to Article List Michael J.

Lora is a paralympic sitting volleyball player who has attended the Paralympic Games four times:

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En kämpe - på och utanför arenan
 
 Kristianstadsbladet Plus     2017-05-20 kl. 00:21     1147 words
 
Bladetsporten träffar Nathalie Nilsson och återberättar hennes starka berättelse inför starten i sommarens friidrotts-VM. Det är en berättelse som innehåller tårar, ett enormt fajterhjärta - och en imponerande comeback.

Bara en sådan sak som att hon efter flera guld på ungdoms-VM tidigt i karriären, VM-guld i femkamp och VM-silver på 800 meter 2007 och deltagande på Paralympics 2008 - sedan tog ett flera år långt tävlingsuppehåll efter skador och brist
 
   
Army Sergeant, Paralympic Gold Medalist Elizabeth Marks Marches On After Life's Battles
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-05-19 kl. 23:58     832 words
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, 1:23 p.m. (ET) Elizabeth Marks, pictured at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, won two medals while also serving in the U.S. Army. The scars and tattoos that don Elizabeth Marks’ body only tell part of her story.

Army Sergeant, Paralympic Gold Medalist Elizabeth Marks Marches On After Life's Battles. , 1:23 p.m.... (ET) Elizabeth Marks, pictured at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, won two medals while also serving in the U.S.... So going against the best Paralympic...
 
   
UAE’s Zaabi qualifies for 1500m final in Baku
 
 The Gulf Today     2017-05-19 kl. 23:33     338 words
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Baku: The UAE national team runner Saud Al Zaabi has qualified for the finals of 1500m men’s contest in the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games hosted by Baku, Azerbaijan. Zaabi managed to bear his own record of 3.

Rashid Al Zayodi, member of People of Determination team participating in the shot put and discus throwing events said the competitions were tough with the participation of several Paralympic Games medalists.... Yet it was a great experience to be part of these Games which has made us spot on for the World Championship in July as well as the Paralympics...
 
   
Rainer finds his stride in bowling
 
 Straits Times     2017-05-19 kl. 23:18     623 words
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Landing a strike on the bowling lanes comes frequently for Rainer Yow nowadays. The 18-year-old even registered a turkey - three straight strikes - last month.

The three-day meet, which began yesterday, brings together 650 intellectually disabled athletes from six South-east Asian countries competing across seven sports.

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2018 SportAccord Convention Theme Revealed -- Conferences and Conventions...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-05-19 kl. 23:18     869 words
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(ATR) SportAccord Convention reveals that marketing and sponsorship will be the main theme for the plenary sessions of the 2018 conference.  (SAC2018) Plenary sessions will be held on the first two days of the seven day event.

6. Pfizer Canada Inc. named VISTA 2017 Title Sponsor The official pharmaceutical partner for the Canadian Paralympic Team Pfizer Canada Inc. has been named the sole title sponsor for the VISTA 2017 conference.... (VISTA 2017) Pfizer Canada is the Candian Paralympic...

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Britain win Fazza Basketball C’ship
 
 Dotemirates.com     2017-05-19 kl. 22:38     555 words
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DUBAI: Great Britain edged out Thailand 50-48 in a thrilling final of the 9th Fazza Wheelchair Basketball International Championship to emerge champions for the first time.

Asian Paralympic Games in 2018.
 
   
23 Things Speechless Season One Taught Us About Life with Disabilities
 
 Paste Magazine     2017-05-19 kl. 22:23     3550 words
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If you’ve been watching ABC’s freshman comedy Speechless , it’s not hard to see why the network renewed it for a second season late last week.

When it comes to disability, outside wider known events like the Paralympics, the general public’s knowledge about how much more accessible sports have become is slim. “S-L—SLED H-O—HOCKEY” is a reminder that staying active, being fit and
 
   
Trail blazing opening day
 
 Yachts and Yachting Online     2017-05-19 kl. 22:13     894 words
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Trail blazing Vice Admiral's Cup opening day by James Boyd today at 8:45 pm 19-21 May 2017 The Solent laid on perfect conditions for day one of

Bullit's all-female is on rotation this week with Paralympic Gold medallist Helena Lucas on board tomorrow.

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Qatar’s Bader clinches gold in javelin at the Islamic Games
 
 Gulf Times     2017-05-19 kl. 21:55     555 words
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Agencies/Doha Javelin thrower Ahmed Bader won second gold medal for Qatar at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Baku 2017 yesterday.

Iran’s Sajad Nikparast managed 59.24m to take silver while his compatriot Seyed Er Hosseini Liravi, the 2015 paralympic world championship silver medallist, completed the podium with an effort of 55.79m.
 
   
Box Hill School Hosts Inspirational Talk by Gold Paralympic Cyclist,
 
 Boarding School     2017-05-19 kl. 21:53     649 words
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19th May 2017 On Thursday 4th May, Box Hill School in Mickleham opened the doors of Dalewood House to welcome guest speaker Karen Darke MBE; author, adventurer and GB Paralympian cyclist with silver and gold medals from the London and Rio Games respectively.

Box Hill School Hosts Inspirational Talk by Gold Paralympic Cyclist,...Adventurer and Author.19th May 2017 On Thursday 4th May, Box Hill School in Mickleham opened the doors of Dalewood House to welcome guest speaker Karen Darke MBE; author,
 
   
Utah High School State Record Holder Signs With Razorbacks
 
 Yard Barker     2017-05-19 kl. 21:08     558 words
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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Five-time Utah state champion Hunter Woodhall has signed on to join the nationally ranked Arkansas men’s track and field team for the 2017-18 academic year.

USA at the 2015 International Paralympic Committee Athletics World Championships and most recently the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games.... 200 meters (21.12), 400 meters (46.56) • 2016 Rio Paralympic Games 200m Silver Medalist • 2016 Rio Paralympic Games 400m...

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Toyota, Nissan, Honda, Others Join Japan’s Fuel-Cell Push
 
 The Detroit Bureau     2017-05-19 kl. 21:02     984 words
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Toyota's Mirai fuel-cell vehicle is part of Japan's push to get 40,000 fuel cell vehicles on Japanese roads by the end of the decade.

Toyota plans to introduce over 100 FC buses mainly in the Tokyo area, ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. ( Click Here  for more on Toyota’s fuel-cell truck project.)
 
   
Ben Lindau Explains How He Joined the U.S. PNT
 
 TaableNote News     2017-05-19 kl. 21:00     39 words
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Ben Lindau saw a tweet. Now he reps the ?? . Watch his story to learn how you can too! Interested or know someone who might be? Contact the U.S. Paralympic National Soccer Team now! Email: ssharp@ussoccer.

Contact the U.S. Paralympic National Soccer Team now!
 
   
Los Angeles Mayor calls for Federal transport funding to be fast-tracked to help Olympic bid
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-05-19 kl. 20:34     513 words
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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is reportedly using his city's bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games as a bargaining tactic to fast-track Federal funding for a new subway line to the proposed Athletes' Village site at Westwood Hills.

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is reportedly using his city's bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games as a bargaining tactic to fast-track Federal funding for a new subway line to the proposed Athletes' Village site at Westwood Hills.It

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Cancer-stricken beauty queen gets knee replaced with ankle
 
 New York Post     2017-05-19 kl. 20:31     610 words
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A Texas beauty queen has undergone a radical surgery that allowed her to use her ankle as her knee after having her leg amputated.

Williams said wants to show other amputees that they can still pursue dreams — such as becoming the first amputee Mist Texas and representing the national volleyball team in the Paralympic Games. “My motto of life is ‘I want to make a
 
   
SkyDrive, the Japanese flying car that has caught Toyota's fancy
 
 EFE     2017-05-19 kl. 20:08     71 words
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When the creative team of Cartivator conceived the SkyDrive flying car project in one of its brainstorming sessions over four years ago, they never imagined that a tech giant like Toyota would agree to become one its investors.

funding of 42.5 million yen ($380,000) in the next three years to develop the SkyDrive to light the Olympic flame during the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Sports training centre approved in Loughborough
 
 UK Construction     2017-05-19 kl. 19:43     127 words
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Charnwood Borough Council has approved plans for a state-of-the-art national sports training centre at Loughborough University.Real estate adviser GVA secured the permission on behalf of the university in Leicestershire.The five-storey Elite Athletics Centre (EAC) will be located at the eastern end of the campus, next to the Paula Radcliffe Athletics Stadium. It is set to provide a range of

There will be onsite accommodation – 44 bedrooms and 20 altitude rooms.It is hoped that the centre will be used by Team GB Olympians and Paralympians training for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. .
 
   
UK MUSIC : plays its part in Createch 2017
 
 4 Traders     2017-05-19 kl. 19:35     323 words
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Business leaders, innovators and creatives will gather on June 13 during London Technology Week to explore the UK's role in the convergence of creativity and technology across industries worldwide.

Other confirmed speakers include: * Nicola Mendelsohn, VP, EMEA Facebook * Russ Shaw, Founder, Founder, Tech London Advocates * Tim Hollingsworth, CEO, British Paralympic Association * Steve May-Russell, Founder, Smallfry * Haiyan Zhang, Director
 
   
JTCC Champions Celebration!
 
 Bisnow     2017-05-19 kl. 19:35     367 words
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Last night, we headed to the Swedish Ambassador's residence for the Junior Tennis Champions Center's GEICO Champions Celebration! We snapped the evening's co-host, Swedish Hall of Famer and former world No.

Navy veteran and Paralympic gold medalist.
 
   
Mitsubishi offers Mr Slim on R32
 
 Cooling Post     2017-05-19 kl. 18:52     641 words
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UK: Mitsubishi Electric’s UK has launched of R32 versions of its Mr Slim Power Inverter split air conditioning units at the same price as current R410A models.

Lee Valley VeloPark in East London, one of the venues for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Japan Open Swim Stars Show Support for Tokyo 2020’s ‘Urban Gold’ Medal Project
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2017-05-19 kl. 18:51     629 words
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Urban gold: (l-r) Abbie Wood, ben proud, Kosuke Hagino and Sakiko Shimizu join the team efforts with Tokyo 2020 Olympic organisers – courtesy of Tokyo

As organisers explained: “The project is aimed at recovering precious metals from discarded and obsolete electronic devices such as smartphones and laptops, and reusing these in the production of athletes’ medals for the Olympic and Paralympic

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Broadcast Digital Awards: shortlist
 
 Broadcastnow     2017-05-19 kl. 18:49     1062 words
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Sky Atlantic, Dave and E4 are to face off against three BBC channels for the top prize at this year’s Broadcast Digital Awards. BBC3, BBC4 and CBBC are all in the running for the Channel of the Year award, which was won last year by E4.

SHORTLIST Best App or Website for a Strand, Channel or Genre At the RacesBBC SportCBeebies Playtime IslandChannel 4 Rio 2016 ParalympicsSky News Best Content Partnership or AFP Black and British Social Media Campaign BBC, Black Cultural Archives,
 
   
Peru to host first ever goalball event
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-05-19 kl. 18:32     242 words
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The Peruvian capital city of Lima will stage the competition between 20-21 May, with Colombia, Ecuador and the hosts competing.

Wwith a little over two years to go until the 2019 Parapan American Games, the event - organised by the National Paralympic Association of Peru (ANPP) and the Arcangeles Foundation - will also serve as preparation for the International Blind Sports
 
   
Martina Barbierato eyes 2017 World Championships
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-05-19 kl. 18:32     351 words
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Italy’s first powerlifting Paralympian aims to achieve a personal best in Mexico City. Italy’s Martina Barbierato aims to achieve a new personal best at the 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships in Mexico City which open on 30 September.

Italy’s first powerlifting Paralympian aims to achieve a personal best in Mexico City....at Rio 2016 , lifting 92kg as she became Italy’s first ever Paralympian in the sport.... I still believe reaching the podium is not possible because my category is very competitive. “Mexico’s multiple Paralympic...
 
   
Aklanon News: 25 atletang Akeanon sa Palarong Pambansa ginpadunggan
 
 Philippine Information Agency     2017-05-19 kl. 18:27     462 words
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KALIBO, Aklan, Mayo 20 (PIA6) – Ginkilala ag gintaw-an it insentibo ro 25 ka mga atletang Akeanon nga nagpakita it kamayad ku Palarong Pambansa sa Antique sa isaea ka seremonyas kurundaya eang sa Aklan Provincial Capitol iya.

Para sa Paralympics Category, si Claire S.... Si Cristina I. Dela Cruz, mat-a hay silver medallist sa athletics paralympic category.
 
   
MS nurse Liz to skydive to help fund new MS nurse in Bradford
 
 Multiple Sclerosis Trust     2017-05-19 kl. 18:26     357 words
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"I feel like I want to give something back, while also raising awareness of MS and the work of the MS Trust,” says Liz. “My patients, and the many other people with MS, have inspired me in so many ways.

After watching Paralympians who have MS like Stephanie Millward and Kadeena Cox at the Paralympics in Rio last year, I decided to challenge myself to face my fear of flying.
 
   
Paralympic skier Bonnie St. John motivates Key4Women forum
 
 Times Union     2017-05-19 kl. 18:25     417 words
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Photo: Paul Buckowski / 518Life Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Subrina Dhammi (Morning anchor at WNYT, channel 13): One of Dhammi's favorite holiday memories is of her family's Diwali parties. See below for her story.

Paralympic skier Bonnie St.... John's life hasn't always been as sterling as the Paralympic medals she won as a skier in the 1984 games.
 
   
IOC board to discuss awarding 2024 & 2028 Olympics at same time
 
 ProKerala.com     2017-05-19 kl. 18:13     316 words
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Paris, May 19 The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday said its executive board will discuss the viability of awarding hosting rights of the 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games at the same time in June.

Los Angeles and Paris are the two remaining candidate cities for the 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games after withdrawal of Rome, Hamburg, Boston and Budapest.

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Couple return from supermarket to find home in Wirksworth Road,...
 
 Amber Valley Info     2017-05-19 kl. 18:00     3519 words
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Search Amber Valley Info News Our 'News Search' facility is still in development, however we have a list of the last 100 articles published by Amber Valley Info so you can find the article you are looking for.

article you are looking for.Man admits murdering his father in Mackworth Daniel Seggie appeared at Nottingham Crown Court today (Thursday, May 18) where Fri 19th May 2017 by Amber Valley Info | Read Article Paralympian Swimmer Set to Make a Splash

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Teenage wheelchair athlete devastated as assistance dog goes missing
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2017-05-19 kl. 17:56     103 words
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A 15-year-old Paralympian from West Yorkshire is desperately searching for her specially-trained assistance dog after she went missing on a walk.

A 15-year-old Paralympian from West Yorkshire is desperately searching for her specially-trained assistance dog after she went missing on a walk.Lottie Wilcocks, from Brighouse, was walking black labrador Velvet along the canal near Elland Bridge
 
   
Former MP Nick Raynsford among those given Freedom of the Royal...
 
 LondonNewsOnline.co.uk     2017-05-19 kl. 17:41     550 words
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Long serving politicians, a community stalwart and a festival director who has brought drama and pyrotechnics to the streets were among those given a borough’s highest accolade.

He work in the borough included campaigning to deliver the Olympics and Paralympics to Greenwich as well as being a driving force in the Crossrail station being built in Woolwich and the underground rail connection to North Greenwich.

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'I spent my confirmation money getting my first bike' - Sean McKenna on his Rás stage victory dream
 
 The42     2017-05-19 kl. 17:25     1193 words
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DESPITE NUMEROUS FAMILY members competing in the Rás and his uncle Ciaran now acting as president of Cycling Ireland, 21-year-old Sean McKenna says he was not always on the road to participation in the sport.

His is one part of the five-man An Post team which includes Paralympic bronze medalist Damien Shaw and promising 23-year-old Polish rider Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz: a multiple medalist in the Polish National Championships. “This year’s team just
 
   
Pfizer Canada named as title sponsor of VISTA 2017
 
 Inside World Parasport     2017-05-19 kl. 17:25     379 words
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Michael Pavitt Friday, 19 May 2017 Pharmaceutical company Pfizer Canada have been announced as the title sponsor for the VISTA 2017 conference in Toronto.

Michael Pavitt Friday, 19 May 2017 Pharmaceutical company Pfizer Canada have been announced as the title sponsor for the VISTA 2017 conference in Toronto.The agreement was announced by the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), the International

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Brazil, Colombia and Cuba act as mentors for Latin America
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-05-19 kl. 17:11     835 words
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Right after Rio de Janeiro won the bid to host the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2009, Brazil began a mentoring process for Latin America,

Right after Rio de Janeiro won the bid to host the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2009, Brazil began a mentoring process for Latin America,...organising workshops, inviting foreign athletes to compete at national events and sending coaches,
 
   
Japan-Argentina Summit Meeting(May 19, 2017)
 
 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan     2017-05-19 kl. 17:01     589 words
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Japanese (Photo: Cabinet Public Relations Office) (Photo: Cabinet Public Relations Office) (Photo: Cabinet Public Relations Office) On May 19, commencing at 6:10 p.m. for approximately 50 minutes, Mr.

further advance exchanges of nationals, including people-to-people exchanges, sports and tourism, toward the success of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games and the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Habersham Little League announces a pair of all-star teams
 
 Now Habersham     2017-05-19 kl. 16:58     121 words
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It’s hard to fathom that the regular season is already coming to a close for Habersham Little League, as a pair of all-star teams were announced this week. Below are the two teams that named their all-star rosters.

McKinney Names Brian Lentz of Miami Dolphins as New Assistant Athletic Trainer Clarkesville's McKenzie Coan Swipes Gold in Rio Paralympics Raiders Searching for First Region Win Tallulah Falls Indians of the Week Lady Raiders' Solid Start Just the
 
   
Paralympic sprinter Chebanu earns Azerbaijan 200m gold
 
 Azartac     2017-05-19 kl. 16:48     89 words
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Baku, May 19, AZERTAC Azerbaijani Paralympic sprinter Elena Chebanu has grabbed a gold medal in the women's 200m T12 at the fourth Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku. She secured the medal with a time of 24.89 seconds.

Paralympic sprinter Chebanu earns Azerbaijan 200m gold.... Baku, May 19, AZERTAC Azerbaijani Paralympic sprinter Elena Chebanu has grabbed a gold medal in the women's 200m T12 at the fourth Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.

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Mammoth rubs shoulders with stars at RPA Awards
 
 Furniture News     2017-05-19 kl. 16:28     326 words
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Mattress manufacturer  Mammoth   enjoyed a star-studded evening at the Rugby Players’ Association (RPA) Awards evening in London last week, where the company, along with its guests, donated around £15,000 to help the RPA’s charity, Restart Rugby.

Rugby.North East-based Mammoth has recently strengthened its exclusive partnership with the RPA to support professional players with sleep and wellness advice, and invited guests such as World, European and Paralympic Paracanoe gold medallist and
 
   
Vote Paris and keep the Olympics out of Donald Trump’s sticky little fingers
 
 The Guardian     2017-05-19 kl. 16:12     1210 words
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The IOC has the choice of Paris or Los Angeles to host the 2024 Olympic Games and both have relatively sensible proposals Paris is offering to use existing facilities such as the Champs Élysées for road cycling in the 2024 Olympics.

Kim Ludbrook/EPA The IOC has the choice of Paris or Los Angeles to host the 2024 Olympic Games and both have relatively sensible proposals View more sharing options Close With the contest for the right to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games

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When is The Last Leg on Channel 4, who's hosting with Adam Hills and what's
 
 The Sun     2017-05-19 kl. 15:56     394 words
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The satirical show is back with more celebrity guests

The original series, broadcast during the 2012 Paralympics, was a look back at each day's events during the competition, as well as a look at the news that week.... Following on from the Paralympics, the series became a weekly show that looked at the events in the news that week, as well as covering Paralympic...

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Record 80 entries from 40 nations at the start line of Kiel Week
 
 SailWorld.com     2017-05-19 kl. 15:54     1419 words
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by today at 2:20 pm Local hero Heiko Kroeger won Kiel Week six times okpress After the Paralympic end for the sailing sport, the World Sailing Association has made a strategy plan for the next four years from 2017 until 2020.

Record 80 entries from 40 nations at the start line of Kiel Week. by today at 2:20 pm Local hero Heiko Kroeger won Kiel Week six times okpress After the Paralympic end for the sailing sport, the World Sailing Association has made a strategy plan for

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Robinson, Malone inspire young Para athletes
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-05-19 kl. 15:49     329 words
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The two New Zealand Paralympians met with aspiring athletes at a talent identification camp.

The two New Zealand Paralympians met with aspiring athletes at a talent identification camp.Back in September 2013, then New Zealand teenagers Holly Robinson and Liam Malone were doing their best to impress coaches at a Para athletics talent
 
   
Atos is Awarded State of California NG9-1-1 Multi-Year Agreement
 
 Gamedeveloper - Digitalmedianet.com     2017-05-19 kl. 15:47     634 words
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Atos brings expertise and superior technology to California public safety community ?? Paris (France), Irving, TX (USA), May 19, 2017 -Atos, a

The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.

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FSK YEES : Federal Grid Company Awarded for Student Construction Brigades
 
 4 Traders     2017-05-19 kl. 15:45     237 words
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Federal Grid Company Awarded for Student Construction Brigades 05/10/2017 FGC UES (Rosseti Group) won the 'Corporate Projects' award at the fifth contest 'Best social projects in Russia' for organizing student construction brigades.

The would-be power specialists contributed to power supply at APEC Russia 2012, Kazan Summer Universiade, Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Sochi, they also participated in construction of the facilities providing power to the Vostochny Cosmodrome
 
   
Isinbayeva may retain place at Russia's anti-doping body's board
 
 India.com     2017-05-19 kl. 15:44     411 words
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Moscow, May 19 (IANS) Pole vault icon Yelena Isinbayeva may remain a member of the supervisory board of Russias anti-doping agency Rusada when she steps down as its chair, a senior Russian sports official has said.

The same applies to nominees from the RPC (the Russian Paralympic Committee) or the Russian sports ministry,” Khrychikov added.

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Sign Up Today For Classroom Champions - US Olympic Team
 
 TaableNote News     2017-05-19 kl. 15:44     22 words
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Calling all teachers! Sign up for Classroom Champions today - connecting students with Olympic & Paralympic athletes ?? http://go.teamusa.

Sign up for Classroom Champions today - connecting students with Olympic & Paralympic athletes ?? http://go.teamusa.org/2qwNgWL.
 
   
Wales boss reveals World Cup dream as he collects OBE
 
 Rye and Battle Today     2017-05-19 kl. 15:43     1008 words
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The only way Wales can top their Euro 2016 success is to get to the final of the World Cup, the team's manager Chris Coleman said, as he picked up an OBE at Buckingham Palace.

Corrine Hall also received an MBE for services to cycling after winning bronze and gold in Rio as a sighted pilot for Paralympian cyclist Lora Turnham.

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IWBF supports FIBA’s new rule on headgear
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-05-19 kl. 15:41     216 words
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FIBA ratified a rule that will allow players to wear headgear.

were able to play at the Paralympic Games .” Like IWBF, the new FIBA ruling has been developed in a way that minimises the risk of injuries as well as preserve consistency of the colour of the uniform.
 
   
My Ankle Is My Knee
 
 DireTube     2017-05-19 kl. 15:40     166 words
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× Thanks! Share it with your friends! Sorry, only registred users can create playlists. A BEAUTY queen has had cutting-edge surgery to allow her to use her ankle as her knee after having part of her leg amputated.

Jillian is now hopeful for the future and dreams of being the first amputee Miss Texas and representing the American national team in Paralympic volleyball.

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Virgin Media and Scope club together to show disability discrimination the red card
 
 DisabledGo     2017-05-19 kl. 15:26     788 words
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Virgin Media and disability charity Scope are teaming up to highlight disability discrimination in football grounds. New research published today shows that disabled football fans feel excluded from live games.

football and that means disabled fans too. “It’s time for change.  In football and society, disability discrimination can and should be a thing of the past.” Gold medal hero backs campaign The shirt-swap is being backed by Paralympic gold
 
   
Para-swimmer Thomas: 'I refuse to quit'
 
 BBC     2017-05-19 kl. 15:16     1029 words
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Jack Thomas is chasing an expensive dream. The para-swimmer from Swansea, who took time away from the pool, has his eyes set on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and is on the journey of a chlorinated comeback, without any national funding.

The para-swimmer from Swansea, who took time away from the pool, has his eyes set on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and is on the journey of a chlorinated comeback, without any national funding.Now, with the help of his crowdfunding page - shared
 
   
OLD MUTUAL : 2017 Annual Old Mutual Victory Race Series launch
 
 4 Traders     2017-05-19 kl. 15:14     351 words
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The 17th Old Mutual Victory Race Series was officially launched in Windhoek on Thursday. Speaking at the launch, Old Mutual's Marketing, Transformation and Customer Executive Ndangi Katoma said an investment of N.

of N.dollars 18 000, which will be allocated to the school with the highest numbers of entries of disabled athletes in Oshakati and Keetmanshoop.
 
   
Atos is Awarded State of California NG9-1-1 Multi-Year Agreement
 
 SPi World News     2017-05-19 kl. 15:02     499 words
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Atos brings expertise and superior technology to California public safety community     Paris (France), Irving, TX (USA), May 19, 2017 -Atos, a

The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.

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Sino-Croatian relations over the past 25 years
 
 Global Times     2017-05-19 kl. 14:48     542 words
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Source:Global Times Published: 2017/5/19 20:29:35 In April 1992, the former State Councilor and former Chinese Foreign Minister Qian Qichen sent an

Later, in September, then Croatian Vice Prime Minister Jadranka Kosor attended the opening ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Paralympics.
 
   
Birthday boy Svechnikov the javelin king
 
 SuperSport     2017-05-19 kl. 14:35     236 words
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:30 Tweet Disabled javelin star Aleksandr Svechnikov of Uzbekistan was the toast of Baku on Thursday, as the first world record tumbled at the fourth Islamic Solidarity Games.

Iran's Sajad Nikparast managed 59.24m to take silver while his compatriot Seyed Er Hosseini Liravi, the 2015 paralympic world championship silver medallist, completed the podium with an effort of 55.79m.... Svechnikov burst onto the scene at the 2016 Paralympics...
 
   
Reef scores C4 airfield series
 
 Broadcastnow     2017-05-19 kl. 14:32     6 words
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Fronted by Paralympics presenter Arthur

Fronted by Paralympics presenter Arthur. ...Williams.
 
   
3 Topics for World Para Swimming to Consider
 
 Big News Network     2017-05-19 kl. 14:30     30 words
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At the beginning of every Olympic and Paralympic four-year cycle, both international and national federations alike evaluate the successes and

At the beginning of every Olympic and Paralympic four-year cycle, both international and national federations alike evaluate the successes and. ...failures of the previous four years and plan fo.
 
   
Awards recognise outstanding achievement in New Zealand Basketball
 
 Basketball New Zealand     2017-05-19 kl. 13:55     6336 words
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Excellence, outstanding achievements and true dedication to New Zealand sport was celebrated and recognised at the Basketball New Zealand Awards this evening, held in Wellington.

 Some of the many highlights were when Bruce was chosen as the Chef de Mission for the 1984 Paralympic team to New York, and again for the 1986 FESPIC Games in Indonesia.... He continued his involvement with the Paralympic movement and as a Manager of...
 
   
Anti-terror bill approved by lower house com...
 
 The Japan News     2017-05-19 kl. 13:42     300 words
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The Yomiuri Shimbun A modified version of an anti-terrorism bill was passed by the Judicial Affairs Committee of the House of Representatives on Friday with a majority vote by the Liberal Democratic Party, Komeito and Nippon Ishin no Kai.

During Friday’s question and answer session, Justice Minister Katsutoshi Kaneda reiterated the necessity of the legislation, saying: “Toward the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, will be highly effective in preventing acts of terrorism and

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Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Language Service Initiative launched
 
 Xinhua News Agency     2017-05-19 kl. 13:40     246 words
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BEIJING, May 19 (Xinhua) -- Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, Ministry of Education of the People's

Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Language Service Initiative launched.... Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, Ministry of Education of the People's. ...Republic of China and State Language Commission jointly launched the Beijing Olympic and Paralympic...

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SUPPORT OUR HEROES DIGITAL MOSAIC IN WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT
 
 DisabledGo     2017-05-19 kl. 13:28     539 words
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British Athletics in association with the Co-op, an Official Supporter of the Para Athletics Team, are attempting to set a world record for the

UK Athletics UK Athletics is the national governing body of the leading Olympic and Paralympic sport in Britain.
 
   
Barcelona 1992 celebrates its 25th anniversary
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-05-19 kl. 13:05     683 words
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The IPC Governing Board attended a ceremony at the Barcelona City Hall, where an adapted version of the 1992 Paralympic emblem was presented.

The IPC Governing Board attended a ceremony at the Barcelona City Hall, where an adapted version of the 1992 Paralympic emblem was presented.Barcelona started celebrations for the 25th anniversary of the 1992 Paralympic...

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Corscombe burial ground is voted best in the country two years running
 
 ViewNews.co.uk     2017-05-19 kl. 13:03     246 words
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Higher Ground Meadow in Corscombe has been named the Best Natural Burial Ground in the UK.

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Solicitation Notice
 
 US Embassy Korea: Seoul     2017-05-19 kl. 12:53     385 words
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for Accommodation Lodging Services Solicitation #: SKS70017Q0033 Procurement Type: Pre-solicitation Date Posted: May 16, 2017 Title: Accommodation

The Embassy of the United States in Seoul, Korea requires accommodation lodging services for 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held in Pyeongchang, Gangwon-do, Korea.... 1 person For 2018 Winter Paralympic Games:

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P pt 7 points to remember while interacting with people who suffer from disabilities
 
 SlideShare.net     2017-05-19 kl. 12:39     492 words
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Upcoming SlideShare Loading in … 5 1. Summary: When dealing with someone who is suffering from disability, you need to be very careful. A little thing might make them special, and on the contrary, your silly mistake can spoil their day.

8. Patronizing Not Required: ? Avoiding patronizing remarks is must when you deal with people with disabilities. ? Just remember, they are not that different, and you can behave normally. ? Even if they win a few gold Paralympics medals, or
 
   
Job Vacancy - Yachting New Zealand - High Performance Programme Manager
 
 Sailing.org     2017-05-19 kl. 12:17     378 words
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Yachting New Zealand is recruiting a high performance programme manager to be based out of Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand. ABOUT YACHTING NEW ZEALAND Yachting New Zealand is the National Sports Body for the sport of sailing and boating at all levels.

1. To win multiple medals at World Championships, Olympic and Paralympic Games 2.... To develop future World Champions, Olympic and Paralympic campaigns The role will work alongside the High Performance Director and all other Yachting New Zealand Coaches...
 
   
Ruling bloc shoves conspiracy bill through Lower House judiciary panel
 
 Japan Times     2017-05-19 kl. 12:15     349 words
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The ruling bloc on Friday pushed through a Lower House committee a controversial bill to punish the planning of serious crimes amid strong protests from opposition parties.

The bill to amend the law on organized crime is seen by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s government as a necessary measure to protect the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics from possible terrorist attack.

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Japan Today (web)
 
   
How Korea Has changed my life in the past 5 years
 
 Korea.net     2017-05-19 kl. 11:40     580 words
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Culture :: Korea.net : The official website of the Republic of Korea May 19, 2017 By Korea.net Honorary Reporter Lalien Guillen Photos = Lalien GuillenMarch 9 marked my fifth year in Korea.

Public design exhibition presents future of Pyeongchang Apr 28, 2017 Works of art showing the history of past Olympic Games are on display in the 'Spring of PyeongChang' exhibition about next year's PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter

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Celcom and Ericsson bring 5G to Malaysia
 
 Sabah Daily Express     2017-05-19 kl. 11:19     444 words
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Published on: Friday, May 19, 2017 Kuala Lumpur: The nation's telecommunication technology is set to evolve into a whole new level when Celcom Axiata Bhd and Ericsson Thursday performed Malaysia's first 5G trial.

regulatory. The full roll-out of the network to the consumers in Malaysia was expected between 2020 and 2025 while global consumers could experience it as early as February 2018 during the Olympic Winter Games in South Korea and the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic...