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 Sveriges Radio Värmland     2017-06-21 kl. 14:05     336 words
 
Att spela fotboll när man är synskadad kan låta som en omöjlighet. Men i helgen spelade Sveriges första blindfotbollslag i Tjeckien. En som var med var Jan Thorin från Karlstad.

FAKTA: Paralympics 5-mannafotboll, även kallad 5-a-side, spelas endast som blindfotboll och spelas med modifierade FIFA-regler.
 
   
....liksom Kristinehamns Ju-Jutsu Kai
 
 Nya Wermlands-Tidningen     2017-06-21 kl. 13:32     171 words
 
En annan kampsportsklubb som hållit vårgradering är Kristinehamns Ju-Jutsu Kai. Sju elever gick upp för examination i Kampsportens hus.

Sju elever gick upp för examination i Kampsportens hus.Kristinehamns Ju-Jutsu Kai bildades för cirka fem år sedan och har Kenneth Henningsson, Paralympicsmedaljör i judo, som en drivande kraft.
 
   
Sommarledigt på kansliet
 
 Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet     2017-06-21 kl. 12:45     39 words
 
Under vecka 28, 29 och 30 kommer Parasport Sveriges kansli att vara stängt på grund av sommarledighet. Vi önskar er alla en underbar sommar och ser fram emot att höra av från er från och med vecka 31. Fler

Under vecka 28, 29 och 30 kommer Parasport Sveriges kansli att vara stängt på grund av sommarledighet.
 
   
Sökes: Marknads- och försäljningschef till Parasport Sverige
 
 Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet     2017-06-21 kl. 11:34     501 words
 
Svenska Parasportförbundet och Sveriges Paralympiska Kommitté (Parasport Sverige) söker en Marknads- och försäljningschef.

Sökes: Marknads- och försäljningschef till Parasport Sverige.... Svenska Parasportförbundet och Sveriges Paralympiska Kommitté (Parasport Sverige) söker en Marknads- och försäljningschef.Fler.... Parasport Sverige är inne i en spännande utvecklingsfas med arbetet Strategi 2020 som bland annat innefattar att vi vill stärka våra varumärken (Parasport Sverige, Sveriges Paralympiska...
 
   
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PLC tip to make it three at Head of the River
 
 The West Australian     2017-06-22 kl. 06:48     407 words
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The prospect of a Head of the River hat-trick has not been front of mind at Presbyterian Ladies’ College, according to head coach David Milne.

Past IGSSA rowers and Olympians Natalie Bale, Hannah Vermeersch, Amber Bradley and Paralympian Davinia Lefroy will be among those attending a morning tea on the day.Bridget Lacy.
 
   
Top QLD Chefs come together to help kids in need
 
 MySunshineCoast     2017-06-22 kl. 06:42     559 words
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Variety of Chefs with, Hamish 8, Noah 13, Sadé 6, Carter 9. Four of the most talented Chefs in the country will come together to help Aussie kids at the Variety of Chefs event later this year.

of competing at the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo.” Variety hopes to support many more dreams through funds raise on the night.
 
   
Gabriele Grunewald Takes Inspiring “Running From Cancer” Journey To National Championships
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-06-22 kl. 05:30     1500 words
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, 10:46 p.m. (ET) Gabriele Grunewald looks on during the 2017 USATF Outdoor Championships press conference at the Sheraton Grand Sacramento on June 21, 2017 in Sacramento, Calif. SACRAMENTO, Calif.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more. “It makes me feel emotional,” said Grunewald, who spoke in the movie about her dismay at eventually losing her hair during chemo and her hopes
 
   
Aiming High: Parashuttler Sanjeev Kumar climbs to seventh in world ranking, plans to play more tourneys
 
 Indian Express     2017-06-22 kl. 05:04     581 words
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This year has seen 30-year-old Sanjeev Kumar featuring in two international events and winning one title in the BWF Uganda Para Badminton International tournament in April.

This year has seen 30-year-old Sanjeev Kumar featuring in two international events and winning one title in the BWF Uganda Para Badminton International tournament in April.LAST YEAR, paralympic player Sanjeev Kumar of Punjab did not play in any
 
   
Warwick hockey graduate in new national role
 
 Warwick Daily News     2017-06-22 kl. 03:24     281 words
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HOCKEY: Former Warwick player Lee Bodimeade will be head coach of the women's program at the Queensland National Training Centre. Bodimeade takes over from Des King while Matt Wells continues as head coach for the men.

Hockey Australia's National Training Centre network was established to deliver consistent and sustainable podium results for Australian athletes at the Olympic, Commonwealth Games, Paralympic Games and World Championships.
 
   
Army vet amputee keeping soccer dream alive
 
 KTRK TV     2017-06-22 kl. 03:07     259 words
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HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- U.S. Army Sgt. Robert Ferguson calls his time in the military "the time of my life." Ferguson not only was able to defend his country, but he also played semi-professional soccer when he was stationed in Germany.

Paralympic team happened to be there, and he inquired if I had ever heard of the US Amputee soccer team.
 
   
Santander Bank's Sci-Fi Film Wins Entertainment Lions Grand Prix At Cannes
 
 ShootOnline     2017-06-22 kl. 02:50     1250 words
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A short film titled Beyond Money for Spain’s Santander Bank won the Entertainment Lions Grand Prix at Cannes.

It turns out the person no one notices is showing all the warning signs of perpetrating gun violence at the school.  UK Channel 4/Paralympics’ “We’re the Superhumans” was additionally prominent among Gold Lion Entertainment winners.
 
   
Home favourite Houdet victorious at Open de France
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-22 kl. 02:14     294 words
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Local hero Stephane Houdet eased into round two of the men's wheelchair tennis singles event at the 2017 Open de France in Paris today.

Great Britain's Alfie Hewett, the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games silver medallist, also made it through despite a scare from Frenchman Frederic Cattaneo.
 
   
How Prince Harry's Time in Afghanistan Helped Him Cope With Princess Diana's Death
 
 PopSugar Australia     2017-06-22 kl. 02:13     334 words
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22/6/17 22/6/17 Prince Harry has often strayed away from talking about his late mother , Princess Diana, in the press, but with the 20th

Paralympic medal winner and close friend Dave Henson.

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Worlds Top Synchronized Swimmers Convene In New York For Weekend Of Elegance
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-06-22 kl. 01:58     1054 words
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, 5:06 p.m. (ET) The 2017 Synchro America Open, the only international synchronized swimming competition held in the United States, features 130 athletes from 13 countries.

breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Football Like You’ve Never Seen It – On the Pitch With Egypt’s Blind Soccer Team
 
 AllAfrica.com     2017-06-22 kl. 01:56     1363 words
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Photo: Ati Metwaly/Bhekisisa A high proportion of Egypt’s population is blind or visually impaired but this does not stop them playing football. The ball rattles as it moves, so that players know where it is.

In 2004, it became a summer Paralympic sport.
 
   
Fauxdegla Shooting Ground to Host British Olympians in Shotgun Final
 
 Wrexham.com     2017-06-22 kl. 01:48     683 words
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An elite combination of British and Olympian shotgun shooters will be competing for the championship title in Wrexham later this year, as British Shooting has announced the Fauxdegla Shooting Ground, will play host to the grand final this autumn.

competing together. There will also be the opportunity for disabled athletes to compete on the day in a Para-clay event.
 
   
Girl who lost legs in train accident needs our help
 
 Philly.com     2017-06-22 kl. 01:33     755 words
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Sienna Ward loved dance and studied ballet, hip hop and jazz. In photos taken almost a year ago at a dance recital at the Keswick Theater, she has her hair pushed back into a dancer’s bun.

Paralympian April Holmes, who after losing her leg in a 2001 train accident went on to win more medals for running 100- and 200- meter races than she can count.

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Title-holders in Beijing face new breed of runners
 
 Mediamax Network     2017-06-22 kl. 00:47     555 words
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Photo: From left: Henry Nzugi, Gilbert Langat and John Njoroge pose for a photo after participating in 400 Metres T12 in the Kenya National Paralympic Trials Qualifiers for London World Championship at the Nyayo National Stadium Nairobi.

Photo: From left: Henry Nzugi, Gilbert Langat and John Njoroge pose for a photo after participating in 400 Metres T12 in the Kenya National Paralympic Trials Qualifiers for London World Championship at the Nyayo National Stadium Nairobi.Photo/DAVID...

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Celebrating 9 Amazing Team USA Women Who Wore No. 9, In Honor Of The Title IX Anniversary
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-06-22 kl. 00:13     896 words
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, 3:28 p.m. (ET) Title IX was enacted into law in 1972, a moment that has had a huge impact on Olympic sports in the United States.

9 for Team USA. Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Prince Harry Does His Own Grocery Shopping
 
 Vanity Fair     2017-06-21 kl. 23:38     677 words
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Royal in aisle three! Prince Harry isn’t a royal royal, he’s a down-to-earth royal. You can catch him in Sainsbury’s stocking up on baguettes and granola, or so we imagine his cart containing.

Prince Harry and his new girlfriend Meghan Markle—whose privacy he recently defended in a lengthy statement released by Kensington Palace—met at the Invictus Games, in Toronto, the Paralympics-esque event he created.

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British Airways: Team GB arrive home ‘Victorious’
 
 City News.News     2017-06-21 kl. 23:33     350 words
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Sports Desk LONDON: Team GB arrived home from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on British Airways flight ‘BA2016’ at 9.55am this morning (Tuesday August 23), on a gold-nosed aircraft appropriately named ‘victoRIOus’ by the public.

Upon landing there was a ‘Facebook Live’ broadcast with athletes from inside the aircraft, which can be viewed again on facebook.com/TeamGB. ‘victoRIOus’ will take flight once again to bring back ParalympicsGB from the Rio 2016 Paralympic
 
   
SBERBANK ROSSII : holds first inclusive discussion about new technologies
 
 4 Traders     2017-06-21 kl. 23:15     596 words
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, Moscow - Sberbank jointly with Cyberathletics project organised the public discussion 'New Technologies. New Time. New Human Being' as part of the Integration '17 forum.

Despite this she returned to a normal life and achieved impressive results, becoming a two-time Paralympic champion and the first disabled woman in Russia to appear on the cover of a beauty magazine.... Paralympic champion Olesya Vladykina who did not...
 
   
Wheelchair basketball star clinches US scholarship
 
 Metro Tell.co.za     2017-06-21 kl. 22:32     121 words
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By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African wheelchair basketball star, Steven Walgenbach, has soared above physical disability by securing a lucrative scholarship in the United States.

By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African wheelchair basketball star, Steven Walgenbach, has soared above physical disability by securing a lucrative scholarship in the United States.The Limpopo-born Paralympian (19) who captains
 
   
Tokyo governor wants to relocate Tsukiji fish market next May
 
 Nikkei Asian Review     2017-06-21 kl. 22:30     256 words
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TOKYO -- Gov. Yuriko Koike aims to relocate Tokyo's landmark Tsukiji fish market to the Toyosu waterfront district in May 2018 by working closely with vendors and others to ensure the smoothest transition possible.

The swift move will be necessary because the site "will become a transport hub and parking lot for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games."

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Over 10K at CP mark mega event
 
 New Delhi Pioneer     2017-06-21 kl. 22:29     614 words
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0 people gathered at the Central Park in heart of Connaught Place and circular road around it making it a mega event in the national Capital.

Deepa Malik the first Indian athlete who won a medal in Paralympics Games also shared her views "Being a sportsperson yoga is been beneficial for us and more of this and increase the chances of medals."
 
   
Sporting: Safaricom's Sh7.5m boost for trials
 
 East African Standard     2017-06-21 kl. 22:22     155 words
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From left: Paralympians Henry Nzugi, Gilbert Langat and John Njoroge. Trials for the Para and World Athletics Championships have received a Sh7.5million boost from Safaricom. The Trials began yesterday and will end on Saturday at Nyayo Stadium.

From left: Paralympians Henry Nzugi, Gilbert Langat and John Njoroge.... Some of the Paralympic athletes in the line-up include Samuel Muchai, who bagged gold in the T11 men’s 5,000 category last year, Nancy Chelagat,20, the youngest track athlete who...

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#CannesLions2017: Entertainment Lions winners!
 
 Biz Community     2017-06-21 kl. 22:19     1015 words
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The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Cannes Entertainment Lions award ceremony on 21 June 2017, resulting in accolades for SA! Lions Entertainment celebrates creativity that turns content into culture.

WALTER THOMPSON, LondonASH TO ARTGLASGOW SCHOOL OF ARTGLASGOW SCHOOL OF ARTGold Lion180LA, Santa MonicaBOOST YOUR VOICEBOOST MOBILEPROMOTE BOOST STORES AS POLLING STATIONSGold Lion4CREATIVE, LondonWE'RE THE SUPERHUMANSCHANNEL 4THE PARALYMPICSGold

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Channel 4, JWT and Black Sheep Studios win golds in Entertainment Lions
 
 Brand Republic     2017-06-21 kl. 22:19     44 words
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Channel 4: scoops a gold Lion in the Entertainment category for 'We're the superhumans'

Channel 4 has scooped a gold Lion in the Entertainment category for its Paralympics campaign, "We're the superhumans".

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DU admissions: 1,557 pick basketball for sports trials
 
 The Hindu     2017-06-21 kl. 22:12     342 words
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Trials will be held between June 27 and July 6 Trials for students seeking undergraduate admission to Delhi university via the sports quota will be held between June 27 and July 6. This year, the university has received 12,914 applications in 38 sports.

Only those applicants who have represented India in Olympics, world championship, world cup, Commonwealth Games, Asian Games, Asian championship, South Asian games and Paralympics will be allowed direct admission without trials.
 
   
#CannesLions2017: Media Lions winners!
 
 Biz Community     2017-06-21 kl. 22:07     1147 words
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The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Media Lions award ceremony on 21 June 2017, with a South African campaign shining bright. The Media Lions celebrate the context of creativity.

NOW MEET ELIZABETH.NETFLIXTHE CROWNSilver LionOMD UK, London / 4CREATIVE, London / CHANNEL 4, LondonCHANNEL 4 PARALYMPICSCHANNEL 4PARALYMPICSSilver LionPUBLICIS ROMANIA, BucharestMR.... ON THE RUN WITH PABLONETFLIXTV SHOWSilver LionOMD UK, London / 4CREATIVE, London / CHANNEL 4, LondonCHANNEL 4 PARALYMPICSCHANNEL...

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After partial paralysis, professional athlete comes back
 
 King5.com     2017-06-21 kl. 21:49     681 words
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Imagine waking up to find yourself partially paralyzed. Now imagine your entire life previously revolved around your ability to move as a professional athlete.

Then, the athlete who dreamed of going to the Olympics set her sights on the Paralympics in Rio 2016. “The point is that you live with this attitude of quitting is not on the table.... She is training with the hope of making the Paralympic team for Tokyo...

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Girvan Quay Zone to open officially this weekend
 
 Carrick Herald     2017-06-21 kl. 21:22     191 words
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GIRVAN'S Quay Zone will officially open this weekend after two months of being open to the public. There will be a special opening celebration and fund day at the leisure centre this Saturday, June 24 for friends and family to enjoy.

is encouraged to get in touch.  The group are delighted to have Angie Malone, British & Scottish Paralympian and World Champion Wheelchair Curler, coming along to conduct the official opening, which will run from 11am until 2pm.
 
   
Paralympics stars Muchai & Chelagat book tickets to World Para-athletics
 
 Africa News Hub     2017-06-21 kl. 21:18     40 words
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The National Paralympic Committee of Kenya is confident that Kenya will be represented by a huge number of athletes at the Paralympic World Championships.

Paralympics stars Muchai & Chelagat book tickets to World Para-athletics.... The National Paralympic Committee of Kenya is confident that Kenya will be represented by a huge number of athletes at the Paralympic World Championships.Day one of the...

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U.S. Olympic Committee’s Buendorf to Receive Award at National Sports Security Conference
 
 University of Southern Mississippi     2017-06-21 kl. 20:55     572 words
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Larry Buendorf, Chief Security Officer for the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC), will be presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award during the 2017 National Sports Safety and Security Conference & Exhibition on July 11-13 in Orlando, Fla.

In addition, he is responsible for the security of U.S. delegations at USOC supported games, including Olympic, Paralympic, Pan American, Parapan American, Youth Olympic Games and all other USOC functions. “There is no better recipient in the
 
   
Blade Runner Patrick "Blake" Leeper Back In The Race To Compete In The USATF Outdoor Championships 400-Meter
 
 BusinessPress24     2017-06-21 kl. 20:51     47 words
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LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/17 -- , eight-time Paralympic Track and Field international medalist, world record holder and three-time

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/17 -- , eight-time Paralympic Track and Field international medalist, world record holder and three-time. ...American record holder, will continue his journey to break the Class T 43, 400-meter world record...
 
   
Adaptive Action Athletes
 
 fitnesshe     2017-06-21 kl. 20:35     679 words
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Breaking the laws of gravity and the definition of what it means to be disabled. By Emily Gray, Amputee Reintegration and Motivation Specialist.

The following four sports have shown great growth over the recent year in the adaptive arena and may become contenders at the 2024 or 2028 Paralympics.... Brazil took the gold, with USA, and Chile trailing closely behind. “The event has built upon the platform created in 2015 to launch the sport towards Paralympic inclusion” said the ISA President, Fernando Aguerre. “However, the Paralympics...
 
   
6/21/2017: Endangered Buildings; One Spark Changes; Olympic Day; 'First Pitch'
 
 WJCT     2017-06-21 kl. 20:32     488 words
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Today on “First Coast Connect,” we spoke with Jacksonville Historical Society board members Ed Booth and Wayne Wood (01:02) about its list annual list of the most endangered buildings in Jacksonville.

Saturday at the Cuba Hunter Community Center and Gymnasium, and will include and all sport expo and comments from Paralympians rower Scott Brown and archer Andre Shelby.

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Blade Runner Patrick "Blake" Leeper Back In The Race To Compete In The USATF Outdoor Championships 400-Meter
 
 Sys-Con Italia     2017-06-21 kl. 20:23     1132 words
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LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/17 -- Patrick "Blake" Leeper , eight-time Paralympic Track and Field international medalist, world record

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/17 -- Patrick "Blake" Leeper , eight-time Paralympic Track and Field international medalist, world record. ...holder and three-time American record holder, will continue his journey to break the Class T 43,...

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Tourism route featuring Japanese gardens opens in Niigata
 
 Standard Examiner     2017-06-21 kl. 20:14     476 words
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(c) 2017, The Japan News/Yomiuri. NIIGATA, Japan - A wide-reaching tourist route has recently been developed featuring Japanese gardens and other attractions along National Highway Route 290, which runs through an inland area of Niigata Prefecture.

said. “We want to promote the route to foreign tourists ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.” japan-tourism Keywords.
 
   
Eight exercise studios that are perfectly suited for yoga
 
 Dezeen     2017-06-21 kl. 19:59     379 words
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To mark International Yoga Day, a worldwide celebration of the popular physical, mental and spiritual practice, here are eight spaces designed to offer the ideal setting for a meditative workout .

Find out more about Zona K › Powerhouse KL Pilates Studio, Israel, by Jacobs-Yaniv This studio was designed for Paralympic gold-medallist Keren Leibovitch.
 
   
RBC 150 Campaign designed to shine a light on Canadian youths’ potential by giving youth $150 to do good deeds
 
 Woodstock Sentinel-Review     2017-06-21 kl. 19:59     299 words
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A College Avenue Secondary student was the recipient of $150 Wednesday through the RBC 150 Campaign designed to inspire young people to make a difference in their communities.

Paralympic sledge hockey competitor Tyler McGregor.

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NBCUniversal may conduct Pyeongchang corporate entertainment functions in US, report claims
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-21 kl. 19:49     239 words
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NBCUniversal, which holds United States broadcasting rights to the Olympic Games, may conduct some of its Pyeongchang 2018 client entertainment operations in the US rather than South Korea because of potential security concerns, it has been reported.

concerns. Tensions on the divided peninsula have been running particularly high in recent months, as the countdown to the Winter Olympics and Paralympics, which are scheduled to begin on February 9, continues.

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Para World Sailing Championships day 1
 
 Yachts and Yachting Online     2017-06-21 kl. 19:36     907 words
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Light wind specialists shine at the Para World Sailing Championships by Daniel Smith, World Sailing today at 6:25 pm 21-25 June 2017 2.4mR fleet on day 1 of the Para World Sailing Championships in Kiel © Christian Beeck / www.segel-bilder.

Christopher Symonds (AUS) took two race wins in the Men's Hansa 303 with Rio 2016 Paralympian Piotr Cichocki (POL) following on both occasions.... Three-time Paralympic medallist Jens Kroker (GER) follows in third overall.... In amongst a field of experienced Paralympians...

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Island SC Tuesday Evening Series Race 10
 
 Yachts and Yachting Online     2017-06-21 kl. 19:36     326 words
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Island Sailing Club Tuesday Evening Series - Race 10 by Chris Thomas today at 6:09 pm 20 June 2017 This Tuesday Evening the Isle of Wight provided Caribbean sailing weather for 55 boats with a 10kn ESE breeze and an almost slack neap tide.

In the Sonar Fleet the last boat finished 47 minutes behind the leader ex Paralympic helmsman Andy Cassell.

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Prince Harry reveals he suffered panic attacks after Princess Diana's death
 
 KMAland.com     2017-06-21 kl. 19:35     606 words
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Max Mumby/Indigo/ (LONDON) -- Prince Harry has revealed he suffered panic attacks at royal engagements and said the Invictus Games, the

Prince Harry has revealed he suffered panic attacks at royal engagements and said the Invictus Games, the. ...Paralympic-style competition he founded for injured service members, forced him to confront his own fears and reach out for help.

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Ironwood Springs again hosts nation’s largest wheelchair camp
 
 Rochester Post Bulletin     2017-06-21 kl. 18:55     212 words
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The 31st annual National Wheelchair Sports Camp was held in Stewartville, at the Christian Ranch June 9-15. For the third year is a row it is the largest wheelchair sports camp of its kind in the nation.

Several up and coming Paralympians who later in the year will be competing at the national level were in attendance Everyone participated in 12 different events.
 
   
Channel 4's Tonge and Mundo Sisters win VOWSS awards for women's films
 
 Media Week     2017-06-21 kl. 18:35     62 words
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Tonge won best creative direction for Channel 4's 'Superhumans' Paralympics campaign

Tonge won best creative direction for Channel 4's 'Superhumans' Paralympics campaign.
 
   
Taeyang appointed 2018 Winter Olympics ambassador
 
 Astro Awani     2017-06-21 kl. 18:33     100 words
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23:35 MYT | Duration : 0 min, 51 sec K-pop star Taeyang, of the hit boyband BIGBANG, has been appointed honorary ambassador of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and Paralympic Winter Games.

0 min, 51 sec K-pop star Taeyang, of the hit boyband BIGBANG, has been appointed honorary ambassador of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and Paralympic Winter Games.Related Videos McDonald's ends longtime Olympics partnership Olympics:
 
   
Plan Your Vancouver and Whistler Escape
 
 Colorado Avid Golfer     2017-06-21 kl. 18:12     570 words
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to Canada 5 Things to Know About BC’s Best Destination By Chris Duthie Sizzling early summer temperatures throughout much of the state have Coloradoans pining for the cooling coastal environs of Vancouver and Whistler in British Columbia, Canada.

2) Among the area’s more noteworthy attractions is Whistler-Blackcomb, lauded mountain host of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and celebrated for its glacier skiing, mountain bike park , ziplining, hiking, luxury slope side resorts
 
   
Contaminated meat warning for Para-athletes competing at Mexico 2017 World Championships
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-21 kl. 17:58     685 words
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World Para Powerlifting and World Para Swimming have warned athletes competing at this year’s World Championships in Mexico City about the dangers of consuming contaminated meat.

"Unfortunately, anti-doping authorities have no control over agricultural and food safety practices in these countries, and inadvertent ingestion remains an ongoing issue for athletes," the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said in a

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5 live’s George Riley to host star-studded ‘Sports Question Time’ in Timperley
 
 Altrincham Today     2017-06-21 kl. 17:55     268 words
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Dame Sarah Storey – 14 time Gold Medallist in the Paralympic games at Beijing, London and Rio John Wilkin – GB & England Rugby League international and St Helens Captain Fran Halsall – Olympian & Commonwealth gold medallist swimming

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The feeling of finally being in Rio
 
 News.Postimees.ee     2017-06-21 kl. 17:51     369 words
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Not limited to that, the plane gets stuffed with lots of Dutchmen, along with the occasional Irish, Norwegian, Serbian and other sportsman, coach, official and reporter. As if the plane was chartered. Once in Rio, one basically stands in lines.

«Rio is such fun I so glad can be here till end of Paralympics so a long time (till September 18th – edit),» she chirps.
 
   
Big Interview: Tokyo 2020’s Yoshiro Mori
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-21 kl. 17:42     972 words
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President of next Summer Games talks passion, planning and Paralympic inspiration. It may be less than 12 months since the Paralympic flag was handed from Rio to Tokyo, but preparations for the next Summer Games in Japan are already well underway.

President of next Summer Games talks passion, planning and Paralympic inspiration.... It may be less than 12 months since the Paralympic flag was handed from Rio to Tokyo, but preparations for the next Summer Games in Japan are already well underway.The...
 
   
5 Things We Learned: Berlin Grand Prix
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-21 kl. 17:42     267 words
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London 2017 countdown is on following final Grand Prix of the season. After another record-breaking Grand Prix in Berlin, Germany, we look back at the key things we learned from the weekend's action.

Field eventers in fantastic form Paralympic champions Sebastian Dietz, Niko Kappel, Azeddine Nouri, Hilton Langenhoven and Maciej Lepiato were all in winning form in Berlin.... Lepiato is ready to raise the bar Poland’s reigning world and Paralympic high...
 
   
Major boost for Canadian wheelchair basketball
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-21 kl. 17:42     250 words
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Paralympic Partner Toyota pledges support to all four national teams. Wheelchair basketball in Canada has received a significant boost with the news that Toyota Canada have signed a multi-year partnership to support the sport.

Paralympic Partner Toyota pledges support to all four national teams.... Wheelchair basketball in Canada has received a significant boost with the news that Toyota Canada have signed a multi-year partnership to support the sport.The Worldwide Paralympic...
 
   
Archery World Cup Series Returns to Home Soil in Salt Lake City...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-06-21 kl. 17:40     1282 words
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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - After a hiatus of several years, the Hyundai Archery World Cup series has returned to U.S. soil, this year at the Easton Salt Lake Archery Center in Utah.

USA Archery selects and trains Olympic, Paralympic, World Championship, and World Cup teams, as well as developing archery at the grassroots level across the United States.... USA Archery selects and trains Olympic, Paralympic, World Championship, and...

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U.S. Olympic Committee Recognizes 2016 Coaches Of The Year
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-06-21 kl. 17:10     1807 words
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, 11 a.m. (ET) (L-R) Diana Taurasi, Geno Auriemma and Sue Bird celebrate during the women's basketball medal ceremony at the Olympic Games Rio 2016 at Carioca Arena 1 on Aug. 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.

On the Olympic side, Geno Auriemma (basketball; Storrs, Connecticut) and Aimee Boorman (gymnastics; Sarasota, Florida) shared the honor as National Coach of the Year, while Adam Bleakney (Paralympic track and field; Champaign, Illinois) was

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Innsbruck 2026 bid given positive outlook but referendum set to decide fate
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-21 kl. 16:46     656 words
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A feasibility study exploring a possible Innsbruck bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics has painted a positive picture with a referendum on the plans now looking likely.

A feasibility study exploring a possible Innsbruck bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics...
 
   
Jones attends Electric Youth Tour in DC
 
 Maryville Daily Forum     2017-06-21 kl. 16:44     485 words
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Missouri sent some Electric Youth to the capital last week. From June 9-15, 102 students from around the state traveled to Washington, D.C. for the 54th annual Missouri Electric Youth Tour.

The keynote was delivered by four-time Paralympic medalist and two-time world wheelchair basketball champion Mike Schlappi. “It was awesome to see all of the monuments and gain so much experience that would benefit me in life,” Jones said. “I
 
   
Prince Harry says being in Afghanistan 'triggered' him, made him face his issues regarding Princess Diana's death
 
 FoxBangor.com     2017-06-21 kl. 16:33     38 words
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:19 Prince Harry opened up to his good friend Paralympian Dave Henson about how serving in Afghanistan opened his eyes to some of the issues he hadn’t faced following his mother’s 1997 death.

Prince Harry says being in Afghanistan 'triggered' him, made him face his issues regarding Princess Diana's death. :19 Prince Harry opened up to his good friend Paralympian Dave Henson about how serving in Afghanistan opened his eyes to some of the
 
   
U.S. Archery Championships coming to Hamilton County
 
 Indys Child     2017-06-21 kl. 16:24     448 words
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The National Target Championships will be held at Grand Park Sports Campus in Westfield this summer. It’s anticipated that more than 1,000 archers, including Olympians, World Champions and youth athletes, will compete in the tournament from Aug. 2-6.

USA Archery selects and trains Olympic, Paralympic, World Championship, and World Cup teams, as well as developing archery at the grassroots level across the United States.
 
   
10 World Cups for Para bobsleigh in 2017-18
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-21 kl. 16:21     173 words
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World Championships also scheduled as sport continues quest for Beijing 2022.

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) provisionally approved bobsleigh for the Beijing 2022 Paralympic Winter Games programme last September.
 
   
5 Facts About...Marcel Hug
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-21 kl. 16:21     196 words
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The lowdown on Paralympic and world champion ahead of London 2017. Swiss wheelchair racer Marcel Hug will go for gold at next month’s World Para Athletics Championships in the T54 class.

The lowdown on Paralympic and world champion ahead of London 2017.... Swiss wheelchair racer Marcel Hug will go for gold at next month’s World Para Athletics Championships in the T54 class.Here’s what you need to know about the multiple Paralympic and...
 
   
SPEEDO USA Announces 2017 Roster Ahead of National and World Championships
 
 Stockwatch     2017-06-21 kl. 16:03     563 words
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SPEEDO USA, a division of PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH), today announced their 2017 roster of elite swimmers in advance of the upcoming national and world championship swimming competitions.

View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170621005806/en/ Hailing from cities across the United States, Team Speedo USA’s 10 athletes boast a combined 16 Olympics and Paralympics’ worth of experience, where they have

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Int’l Jewish Athletes ‘Return’ to  J’slm for 20th Maccabiah Games
 
 Jewish Voice NY     2017-06-21 kl. 15:55     613 words
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During the 20th Maccabiah Games next month, about 7,000 Jewish athletes from 80 countries will descend upon the Holy Land to join 2,500 Israeli athletes in the Olympic-style competition.

A mix of modern-day Israeli and international Jewish sports stars will compete in the 2017 games and participate in the opening ceremonies, including Israeli Olympic judo bronze medalists Ori Sasson and Yarden Gerbi, Israeli Paralympics rower Moran

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Paralympic champion Kadeena Cox thanks her fans after stolen World
 
 Daily Mail     2017-06-21 kl. 15:52     281 words
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Press Association 14:13 BST, 21 June 2017 Double Paralympic champion Kadeena Cox says two of her medals have been handed in to police after being stolen from her car earlier this month.

Paralympic champion Kadeena Cox thanks her fans after stolen World. ...Championships medals returned to police station.Press Association 14:13 BST, 21 June 2017 Double Paralympic champion Kadeena Cox says two of her medals have been handed in to

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Kadeena Cox, seen here with her MBE, has had two World Championship medals
 
 Belfast Telegraph     2017-06-21 kl. 15:42     39 words
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Kadeena Cox's stolen world championship medals handed in to police

The double Paralympic champion appealed for help on Twitter after leaving the medals in her car in Prestwich.

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Volunteering and Barcelona ’92, a long history
 
 El Digital D Barcelona     2017-06-21 kl. 15:13     252 words
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Published on 21/06/2017 at 12:01 h. To mark the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the 1992 Barcelona Olympic and Paralympic Games , the Barcelona Sports Institute has collaborated with the Karabot Studio to produce the documentary: “ ” .

To mark the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the 1992 Barcelona Olympic and Paralympic Games , the Barcelona Sports Institute has collaborated with the Karabot Studio to produce the documentary: “ ” .The audiovisual work pays homage to
 
   
Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre welcomes HRH The Princess Royal as it hosts Rivertime Accessible Regatta
 
 Serco Group     2017-06-21 kl. 15:12     608 words
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Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre, operated by Serco on behalf of Sport England, last week welcomed HRH The Princess Royal as the Centre hosted the

Drawn from over 20 local schools, participants also had the chance to rub shoulders with some inspiring Paralympians and Olympians who attended the Regatta to show their support for accessible sport, including:... Jeannette Chippington MBE Paralympic Gold Medal para-canoeist at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro Anne Dickins MBE (nee Usher) – a para-canoeist who won a Gold Medal at the 2016 Paralympics...

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Five years after going to the Olympic Stadium as a spectator Carly Tait returns as a competitor
 
 itv.com     2017-06-21 kl. 15:11     80 words
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Play video The World Para Athletics Championships are being staged in London next month and for Stockport's Carly Tait it's the chance to return to the place which inspired her to take up sport.

Play video The World Para Athletics Championships are being staged in London next month and for Stockport's Carly Tait it's the chance to return to the place which inspired her to take up sport.Five years after attending the 2012 Paralympics as a
 
   
Olympic Champion Ryan Murphy Signs with Speedo USA
 
 SwimSwam     2017-06-21 kl. 15:10     441 words
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SPEEDO USA , a division of PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH), today announced their 2017 roster of elite swimmers in advance of the upcoming national and world championship swimming competitions.

Hailing from cities across the United States, Team Speedo USA’s 10 athletes boast a combined 16 Olympics and Paralympics’ worth of experience, where they have won 35 medals (23 gold, five silver, seven bronze).

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Los Angeles 2024 launch #FollowTheSun to Olympic Agenda 2020 campaign
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-21 kl. 14:33     512 words
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Los Angeles 2024 launched its #FollowTheSun to Olympic Agenda 2020 campaign with a pop-up badminton match at Griffith Observatory.

A proposal to award both the 2024 and 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games to Los Angeles and Paris was "unanimously" approved by the IOC Executive Board in Lausanne earlier this month.

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LCQ2: Broadcast of local sports events on free TV channels
 
 Hong Kong Monetary Authority     2017-06-21 kl. 14:24     1250 words
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Following is a question by the Hon Luk Chung-hung and a reply by the Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr Gregory So, in the

To support Hong Kong athletes' participation in the 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics...
 
   
Chard Museum to take centre stage in new BBC show
 
 This Is The West Country     2017-06-21 kl. 14:23     471 words
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Get the latest local news straight to your inbox every day CHARD Museum is set to take centre stage in a new documentary to be shown on BBC One this week.

Somerset viewers will get to see silver medal-winning Paralympian and presenter Kate Grey tell the story of Chard’s Victorian shoemaker turned inventor and innovator, James Gillingham, as he created the first artificial limbs, and the advances the
 
   
A smoke-free Tokyo as an Olympic legacy
 
 Big News Network     2017-06-21 kl. 14:19     35 words
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NEW YORK - To enforce or not to enforce a comprehensive indoor smoking ban is the question facing Japan as it prepares to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

NEW YORK - To enforce or not to enforce a comprehensive indoor smoking ban is the question facing Japan as it prepares to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.In response to an agreement betwee.
 
   
Day #1 Morning Report - Para World Sailing Championships
 
 Sailing.org     2017-06-21 kl. 13:31     369 words
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On the morning of the first day of racing at the 2017 Para World Sailing Championships, the host city - Kiel, Germany - was soaked in sunshine as more than 80 sailors from 39 nations made the final preparations to their boats.

Paralympians, offshore sailors, world champions and rising stars will compete and the first day of competition will see a 9-10 knot west north west breeze.

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diller scofidio + renfro breaks ground on U.S. olympic museum as new images are released
 
 Designboom     2017-06-21 kl. 13:29     358 words
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following the news that new york studio diller scofidio + renfro had started construction on the juilliard school’s first overseas campus , another DS+R project has broke ground a little closer to home.

part of the plans once complete, USOM will be the only museum in the united states dedicated to the documentation and celebration of american participation and achievement in the olympic and paralympic games. the institution intends to be the
 
   
PyeongChang 2018 sites taking shape
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-21 kl. 13:23     207 words
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Paralympic Nordic skiing and biathlon venues given the go ahead The Nordic skiing courses, stadium and biathlon range layouts for the PyeongChang

Paralympic Nordic skiing and biathlon venues given the go ahead The Nordic skiing courses, stadium and biathlon range layouts for the PyeongChang. ...2018 Paralympic Winter Games have been approved following a site inspection carried out by
 
   
Sotacuro dreaming of Tokyo 2020 glory
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-21 kl. 13:23     341 words
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Peruvian marathon runner aiming for country's first Paralympic title in 20 years. “My biggest dream is to win a gold medal in Tokyo. It is not going to be easy for sure, but I trust my skills.

Peruvian marathon runner aiming for country's first Paralympic title in 20 years. “My biggest dream is to win a gold medal in Tokyo.... It is not going to be easy for sure, but I trust my skills.” “I am a fighter who never gives up; I discovered my legs when I lost my arms.” There was no time to rest for Efrain Sotacuro after his Paralympic...
 
   
This amazing Plymouth woman is fronting the This Girl Can campaign
 
 The Plymouth Herald     2017-06-21 kl. 13:19     785 words
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CGOSLING Posted: June 21, 2017 A city woman who has courageously battled against her disability and proved 'This Girl Can' will be fronting the campaign which re-launches this week for Women In Sport week.

"I'm not a Paralympian or anything like that, I'm normal woman enjoys running.
 
   
Fatal car crash leads to Paralympic dream
 
 CBC     2017-06-21 kl. 13:11     566 words
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'I think they'd be pretty proud of what I'm doing now' When he first got into the racing wheelchair and sped down the track, Dillon MacMillan says he knew it was the sport for him.

Fatal car crash leads to Paralympic dream.... Now, he's hoping to compete in the Canada Games — and eventually the Paralympics.... "I have a Paralympic dream," he said, smiling.

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A smoke-free Tokyo as an Olympic legacy
 
 Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance     2017-06-21 kl. 13:00     977 words
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: NEW YORK – To enforce or not to enforce a comprehensive indoor smoking ban is the question facing Japan as it prepares to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

NEW YORK – To enforce or not to enforce a comprehensive indoor smoking ban is the question facing Japan as it prepares to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.In response to an agreement between the International Olympic Committee and the
 
   
Drybrook paralympian up for national award
 
 Forester.co.uk     2017-06-21 kl. 12:50     96 words
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FINALIST: Piers Gilliver. Picture by on:Edition PARALYMPIAN Piers Gilliver could be named the best in British fencing at an awards ceremony next weekend.

Drybrook paralympian up for national award.... FINALIST: Piers Gilliver. Picture by on:Edition PARALYMPIAN Piers Gilliver could be named the best in British fencing at an awards ceremony next weekend.Gilliver, a wheelchair fencer from Drybrook, is one of...
 
   
Stunning celebration of Bollywood to come to Oldham Coliseum
 
 Saddleworth Independent     2017-06-21 kl. 12:47     399 words
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A STUNNING celebration of Bollywood is stopping off at Oldham Coliseum Theatre in August as part of a national theatre tour.

In addition to his role as creative director of the London Asian Film Festival, Samir delivered three large scale performances during the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Financier accused of forging clients’ signatures claims he had consent to transfer funds
 
 Amber Valley Info     2017-06-21 kl. 12:46     3491 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.

Read Article 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 at Alfreton

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Is Tsukiji market redevelopment plan compatible with relocation to Toyosu?
 
 The Japan News     2017-06-21 kl. 12:44     628 words
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The Yomiuri Shimbun “To maintain Tsukiji and to take advantage of Toyosu.” Will her strategy to run after “two hares” proceed as she expects? Tokyo Gov.

The Tsukiji site, after being used for purposes such as a parking area during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, is planned to be leased to the private sector and to be redeveloped mainly as a “food theme park.” Amid a reduction in the

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Taonere Banda tops Malawi Paralympic Committee exercise
 
 Times.mw     2017-06-21 kl. 12:43     207 words
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Malawi’s sole representative at the 2016 Rio Paralympics, Taonere Banda, emerged the fastest runner in a 200 metre-race after clocking 53.

Taonere Banda tops Malawi Paralympic Committee exercise.... Malawi’s sole representative at the 2016 Rio Paralympics, Taonere Banda, emerged the fastest runner in a 200 metre-race after clocking 53.45 seconds during a talent identification exercise organized by the Malawi Paralympic...
 
   
“The Clare Balding show is a chance to see sportsmen and women as themselves”
 
 BT.com     2017-06-21 kl. 12:34     1104 words
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As the brand-new series of The Clare Balding Show hits BT Sport 1, Clare reveals some of her special guests, reflects on her favourite interviews, and

We also have Carl Frampton with Greg Rutherford and Martine Wright, the Paralympian who lost her legs in the 7/7 bombings.
 
   
Korean pop star announced as Pyeongchang 2018 ambassador
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-21 kl. 12:09     359 words
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The Pyeongchang 2018 Organising Committee has announced that South Korean pop sensation Taeyang has become an honorary ambassador for next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.

The Pyeongchang 2018 Organising Committee has announced that South Korean pop sensation Taeyang has become an honorary ambassador for next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic...

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ATF Championship In India Final Warm-Up Ahead of SEA Games
 
 Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies     2017-06-21 kl. 11:47     333 words
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 (Bernama) -- The 22nd Asian Track and Field (ATF) championship in India from July 6-9 will be the final platform for the Malaysian squad to improve their performance ahead of the SEA Games to be held here, this August.

"Praise should be given to paralympic athlete Muhammad Ziyad, who made a throw further than 17m, as that's a very good achievement, and the 4x100m women’s team also showed their desire to win," said Zainal.
 
   
In photos: Paralympian Deepa Malik performs yoga in a wheelchair on International Yoga Day
 
 International Business Times India     2017-06-21 kl. 11:44     263 words
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Wheelchair Yoga is yet another form of the art. Find out more about it, this International Yoga Day.

In photos: Paralympian Deepa Malik performs yoga in a wheelchair on International Yoga Day.... Find out more about it, this International Yoga Day.June 21, 2017 15:12 IST PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty One of India's biggest sporting heroes, Deepa Malik, winner of the coveted silver medal in the women's shot put F-52 event in Paralympics...
 
   
Prince Harry Says Time in Afghanistan Triggered Him to Get Help Dealing With His Mother’s Death – E! Online
 
 News Informer.info     2017-06-21 kl. 11:27     144 words
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E! OnlinePrince Harry Says Time in Afghanistan Triggered Him to Get Help Dealing With His Mother’s DeathE!

conversation for Forces TV with Paralympic medal winner and former Invictus Games captain Dave Henson, in which he opened …Harry says Army time in Afghanistan triggered his dealing with death of DianaBelfast Telegraph’Get me out of here now’:
 
   
HCM City tops national sports tournament for people with disabilities
 
 Vietnam Economic News     2017-06-21 kl. 11:09     284 words
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The 18th national sports tournament for people with disabilities concluded in Ho Chi Minh City on June 19, with the hosts dominating the overall medal tally, winning 269 golds, 246 silvers and 140 bronzes.

The six-day tournament, jointly held by the General Department of Sports and Physical Training, the Vietnam Paralympic Association and the HCM City Department of Culture and Sports, featured the participation of more than 1,000 athletes and
 
   
Di Dougherty on mentoring Sky Scholar and Paralympian Olivia Breen
 
 Sky Sports     2017-06-21 kl. 10:43     1002 words
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By Mark Ashenden Last Updated: 21/06/17 9:42am Di Dougherty says Olivia Breen has become part of the Sky family!

Di Dougherty on mentoring Sky Scholar and Paralympian Olivia Breen.... 21/06/17 9:42am Di Dougherty says Olivia Breen has become part of the Sky family!Di Dougherty has enjoyed watching Olivia Breen develop into an incredible human and one of GB's top Paralympians...

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Paralympic medallists boost SA side for IPC World Championships
 
 SASCOC     2017-06-21 kl. 10:39     297 words
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All the Rio Paralympic medallists are included in the South African team to compete at the IPC World Para-Athletics Championships in London from 14-23 July.

Paralympic medallists boost SA side for IPC World Championships.... All the Rio Paralympic medallists are included in the South African team to compete at the IPC World Para-Athletics Championships in London from 14-23 July.There are also six World...
 
   
Big Bang’s Taeyang named honorary ambassador for PyeongChang Winter Olympics
 
 Korea Herald     2017-06-21 kl. 09:55     209 words
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Taeyang of Big Bang has been selected as the face of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games and Winter Paralympics, authorities said Wednesday.

Taeyang of Big Bang has been selected as the face of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games and Winter Paralympics...
 
   
Wheelchair basketball star clinches US scholarship
 
 Gauteng Guardian     2017-06-21 kl. 09:40     276 words
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SA wheel chair basketball captain Steven Walgenbach with floating continetall crown IMAGE GIFT NDOLWANE By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG  – SOUTH

The Limpopo-born Paralympian (19) who captains the Under 23 national side, has clinched a deal with the University of Texas where beginning August, he will juggle between computer science studies and basketball.... Speaking in an exclusive interview, the teenager disclosed his dreams of becoming one of the greatest Paralympians...

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Dorothy House’s plans for 2017 Bath Moonlight Walk
 
 Melksham News     2017-06-21 kl. 09:33     504 words
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BE a ‘Saturday Night Diva’ and join the 8km sponsored walk on 9th September.

BE a ‘Saturday Night Diva’ and join the 8km sponsored walk on 9th September.Dorothy House Hospice Care’s 2017 Bath Moonlight Walk will be held on Saturday 9th September, with support from top athletes, Corsham-based paralympic swimming
 
   
'Injured' Benson doubtful for world champs
 
 Namibian     2017-06-21 kl. 09:29     336 words
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A niggling injury suffered in training has left 'golden girl' Johanna Benson fighting a race against time to be fit for next month's International Paralympic World Championships in London.

A niggling injury suffered in training has left 'golden girl' Johanna Benson fighting a race against time to be fit for next month's International Paralympic World Championships in London.This prestigious competition takes place from 14 to 23 July

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Belfast Irish Milers Meet: Paralympic stars continue build-up to IPC Worlds
 
 BBC     2017-06-21 kl. 09:29     621 words
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Jason Smyth will aim for two gold medals at next month's IPC World Championships in London Jason Smyth and Michael McKillop will continue their preparations for the IPC World Championships in London at Saturday's Belfast Irish Milers Meet.

Paralympic stars continue build-up to IPC Worlds....Paralympic stars will be among a large entry of international athletes in action at the Mary Peters Track.... Four-time Paralympic gold medallist McKillop produced an impressive metric run at the recent...

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ATOS : Winners of Atos IT Challenge use Blockchain to create smart contracts app
 
 4 Traders     2017-06-21 kl. 09:10     796 words
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English students from Lancaster University win the IT Challenge 2017 with 'smart contracts' project Paris, 21June 2017 , a global leader in digital

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

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Pathway program success
 
 Southern Highland News     2017-06-21 kl. 09:06     446 words
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The Mittagong Lions Pathway Program was dubbed a success by players and club members. The inaugural Mittagong Lions Pathway Program will wrap up with a game day experience this Sunday.

Health and nutrition classes were hosted by Paralympian Mel Perrine and the strength and conditioning classes were run by Thomas Willoughby.