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"Förtjänar en plats i EM"
 
 Upsala Nya Tidning     2017-06-30 kl. 22:13     281 words
 
Lyssna Felicia Grimmenhag hade som delmål att hamna på pallen i de Nordiska Mästerskapen. På fredagen vann hon NM-guld i paradressyr på 69,265 procent. "Det känns overkligt".

Om det blir ett EM för Grimmenhag i Göteborg återstår att se och hon är då ett steg närmare sin dröm om att få delta i Paralympics i Tokyo.
 
   
Vilka starka guldtjejer i svenska laget
 
 Svenska Ridsportforbundet     2017-06-30 kl. 14:37     354 words
 
Svenskt lagguld i paradressyren i Hammarö. Fr v Lena Malmström, Felicia Grimmenhag, Anita Johnsson och Louise Etzner Jakobsson. FOTO: Svenska Ridsportförbundet Vilka starka guldtjejer i svenska laget Vilken kvartett!

Programmen uppdateras vart fjärde år, årets efter paralympics.
 
   
Missa inte supermötet i Almedalen - Unified-matchen på Paviljongplan
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-06-30 kl. 12:52     497 words
 
Se toppolitiker som Anders Ygeman, Saila Quicklund och Ibrahim Baylan lira i samma lag som fotbollsspelare med en utvecklingsstörning i Almedalen.

I Sverige är Svenska Parasportförbundet och Sveriges Paralympiska Kommitté ansvarig för verksamheten.... Svenska Parasportförbundet och Sveriges Paralympiska Kommitté är ett av 71 Specialidrottsförbund (SF) inom Riksidrottsförbundet (RF) och...
 
   
Så hyllas Daniel Ståhl efter rekordkastet
 
 Sveriges Radio Radiosporten     2017-06-30 kl. 11:17     137 words
 
Hyllningarna till diskusstjärnan Daniel Ståhl är enorma efter att han på torsdagskvällen satte nytt svenskt rekord med 71.29 i Sollentunas GP. Radiosportens har samlat några reaktioner från svenska folket och friidrottsprofiler.

Dan Greaves är Europa- och världsmästare i diskus inom parasport.
 
   
Reichard: Självklart att vi ska vara med
 
 SVT Nyheter     2017-06-30 kl. 10:14     105 words
 
Publicerad: för 2 timmar sedan Uppdaterad: för 1 timme sedan Reichard: Självklart att vi ska vara med Hon har EM-, VM- och Paralympicsguld på sin prishylla. Men inget SM-guld. Nu har Maja Reichard chans på sitt första.

Självklart att vi ska vara med Hon har EM-, VM- och Paralympicsguld på sin prishylla.
 
   
Tillgänglighetsarenan lanserar Visby innerstads PISTKARTA inför Almedalsveckan
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-06-30 kl. 09:00     407 words
 
Pressmeddelande Jun 30, 2017 09:00 CEST Tillgänglighetsarenans nya Pistkarta" över Visby innerstad ger dig en snabb överblick av stadens backar inför Almedalsveckan Motsvarar lutningar som väntar alla politiker och näringslivsföreträdare

Att rätta till kostar så oändligt mycket mer än att göra rätt från start, säger Thomas Fogdö, Parasport Sverige.... Parasport Sverige, SPF Seniorerna, DHR, Scandic och Hissförbundet arrangerar Tillgänglighetsarenan under Almedalsveckan.
 
   
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Hey big spenders – how much do you need to own a top Premier League club?
 
 Amber Valley Info     2017-07-01 kl. 08:22     3451 words
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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
 
   
Paralympian Goh shows the way for queer athletes to be themselves
 
 Hindustan Times     2017-07-01 kl. 08:22     480 words
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She has five tattoos and, under her baseball cap, hair coloured ash blue. Born with spina bifida, she often travels alone in her wheelchair. In the Rio Paralympics she took a bronze in the 100m breaststroke but was a Singaporean icon well before that.

Paralympian Goh shows the way for queer athletes to be themselves.... In the Rio Paralympics she took a bronze in the 100m breaststroke but was a Singaporean icon well before that.Yet, the one reason to listen to Theresa Goh is this:

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Wounded veteran athletes get spotlight as Warrior Games open in Chicago
 
 Colorado Springs Gazette     2017-07-01 kl. 08:03     518 words
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Air Force master sergeant, will compete in track and field, cycling, volleyball and air rifle shooting in this year's Warrior Games, where wounded, ill or injured service members and veterans compete in Paralympics-style sporting events.
 
   
Kidambi Srikanth honoured to have met PM Narendra Modi, says can't ask for anything else
 
 zeenews.com     2017-07-01 kl. 07:39     434 words
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Courtesy: Twitter (@srikidambi) New Delhi: Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth who recently won the Australian Open Super Series title met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration of Asia's finest multi-purpose stadium in Ahmedabad on Friday.

He also hailed paralympian Deepa Malik, saying that she has shown what self-confidence can achieve.

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Eltje Malzbender's road to recovery through cycling an inspiration
 
 New Zealand Herald     2017-07-01 kl. 07:28     791 words
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Eltje Malzbender has come back from the brink of death after a cycling crash to be on the cusp of representing New Zealand.

Paralympics Tokyo team.... Para-Cycling New Zealand coach Mike Bland said Malzbender has what it takes to make New Zealand's 2020 Paralympics team for Tokyo.... Malzbender's success at this year's nationals in tri-cycling elevated her to the Paralympic Potential Programme and Bland says she has a good chance of making the Paralympic...
 
   
Irish duo triumph as UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup begins in Emmen
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-07-01 kl. 07:22     287 words
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Ireland’s Eve McCrystal and Katie George Dunlevy were among the winners on the opening day of the International Cycling Union Para-cycling Road World Cup in Emmen.

The British duo were pleased with a strong performance in their first event since the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
 
   
HPX Conference to Bring Global High Performance Sport Leaders to Dublin
 
 Irish Sports Council     2017-07-01 kl. 07:07     721 words
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Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD, today launched the Sport Ireland High Performance Knowledge Exchange (HPX) Conference, which will take place on October 6 th and 7 th of this year.

Championship Gold Medalist Olive Loughnane and Paralympian and Cross Bench Peer Baroness Tanni Grey Thompson.
 
   
Algeria name London 2017 team
 
 AfricaNewsDesk.com     2017-07-01 kl. 06:45     41 words
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World record holders Asmahane Boudjadar and Safia Djelal are among the names to watch for in Algeria's team for the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017.

World record holders Asmahane Boudjadar and Safia Djelal are among the names to watch for in Algeria's team for the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017.The National Paralympic Committee (NPC) of Algeria has confirmed 19 athletes will
 
   
Nagoya aims to make its public toilets 'coolest in the world'
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2017-07-01 kl. 05:48     465 words
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A western-style toilet. NAGOYA -- The municipal government here has unveiled a plan to westernize all public toilets in places such as sightseeing facilities, parks and subway stations.

Nagoya are westernized in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.... Japanese inns and private train stations near Olympic and Paralympic venues will also be covered.

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Mainichi Daily News (web)
 
   
Japan begins introducing English road signs ahead of Olympics
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2017-07-01 kl. 05:45     164 words
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TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Japan began introducing new bilingual traffic signs Saturday amid an increase in the number of foreign visitors ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Japan began introducing new bilingual traffic signs Saturday amid an increase in the number of foreign visitors ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.Some 35,000 of 140,000 stop signs in the capital will be replaced by the...

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University of Wyoming Hires New Assistant Coach
 
 SwimSwam     2017-07-01 kl. 05:23     307 words
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By on SwimSwam Jim Bossert is the newest member of the Wyoming swimming and diving coaching staff.

Paralympic team at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.
 
   
British rowing great Grainger faces sports funding rebellion
 
 Equilibrio Informativo     2017-07-01 kl. 04:55     488 words
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Dame Katherine Grainger, who takes up her position as Chair of UK Sport next week, has acknowledged a call by a minority of national governing bodies (NGBs) for a new approach to investment in Olympic and Paralympic sport.

Dame Katherine Grainger, who takes up her position as Chair of UK Sport next week, has acknowledged a call by a minority of national governing bodies (NGBs) for a new approach to investment in Olympic and Paralympic sport.It was announced in

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Business skills harnessed to help school students
 
 Canberra Times     2017-07-01 kl. 04:55     479 words
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Early in Heather MacDonald's teaching career, she noticed that she was always drawn to the students who were the most challenging. Starting out as a primary school teacher in 1989, she says those formative experiences shaped her future.

She landed a role with the Sydney Paralympic Games' Education Unit.
 
   
Maccabiah Games: MC's Feder to coach Team USA wrestling squad
 
 Marin Independent Journal     2017-07-01 kl. 03:07     973 words
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Chris Feder has had plenty of success as a wrestler at the Maccabiah Games. The San Rafael resident brought home a pair of silver medals in each of his two trips to Israel (1969 and 1989) as a member of the U.S. team.

There are four divisions in Maccabiah: open, junior, masters and Paralympics.

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Kathleen Baker Breaks Missy Franklin’s 100-Meter Backstroke U.S. Open Record
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-01 kl. 02:46     254 words
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, 7:55 p.m. (ET) Kathleen Baker celebrates after winning the women's 200-meter backstroke at the 2017 Phillips 66 National Championships at Indiana University Natatorium on June 28, 2017 in Indianapolis.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
On Top Of The World After Big Olympic Debut, Katie Meili Qualifies For First World Team
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-01 kl. 02:46     327 words
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, 7:08 p.m. (ET) Katie Meili walks on the deck after competing in the finals of the women's 100-meter breaststroke at the Arena Pro Swim Series - Mesa at Skyline Aquatic Center on Apr. 15, 2017 in Mesa, Ariz.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
2012 Olympic Champ Matt Grevers Is Back On Top In 100 Back After Missing 2016 Olympic Team
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-01 kl. 02:46     378 words
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, 8:02 p.m. (ET) Matt Grevers competes in a men's 100-meter backstroke at the 2017 Phillips 66 National Championships at Indiana University Natatorium on June 30, 2017 in Indianapolis. INDIANAPOLIS — Matt Grevers was once the king of backstroke.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
We're the Superhumans: A Neuroscientist's View
 
 Shots     2017-07-01 kl. 02:38     114 words
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By Heather Andrew on 30th June 2017 Heather Andrew, UK CEO of Neuro-Insight uses neuroscience to show why we've all been enamoured by the Channel 4 ad.

by Channel 4 for We're the Superhumans - the highly acclaimed and most shared ad for its coverage of the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
 
   
Balloon festival, Bramble family carry on tradition of flying honored guests
 
 Deseret Morning News     2017-07-01 kl. 02:35     662 words
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1 of 18 View 18 Items Scott G Winterton, Deseret News Hot air balloons take to the skies over Provo on Friday, June 30, 2017.

Grace Norman, 19, who took gold in the paratriathlon at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio, was invited as the honored guest for this year's festival.
 
   
Fort Hood summer camp highlights the value of Paralympics
 
 KXXV-TV     2017-07-01 kl. 01:50     333 words
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Each summer, Fort Hood's Child, Youth and School Services holds a summer camp. This year they have 257 kids enrolled.

Fort Hood summer camp highlights the value of Paralympics.... This year they have 257 kids enrolled.One hundred and sixty of those kids, the younger ones, had the chance to attend and participate in the 7th annual Youth Sports and Fitness Paralympics...

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Blindness does not stop this beekeeper, baker, and kayaker from expanding their vision
 
 PostGuam     2017-07-01 kl. 01:37     834 words
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"One of the biggest obstacles is our own perceptions of our capabilities, and part of the Lighthouse's mission is to change perceptions of the abilities of the blind in all fields.

Melville-Brown was thrilled to learn she had won ("My thinking is it's a cross between the Paralympics and The Apprentice, with a whiff of the Nobel!" she wrote to the organizers in an excited email).
 
   
Amputee footballer Shaun Whiter's hopes one year on
 
 BBC     2017-07-01 kl. 01:19     668 words
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Image copyright David Lee Image caption Shaun Whiter was trying to help his friend with a flat tyre when the car smashed into them A footballer who

He took his life-changing injuries well on the face of it, throwing himself into rehabilitation, and expressing hopes to take part in the 2020 Paralympics.

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India needs sporting culture, says Modi
 
 Times of India     2017-07-01 kl. 01:13     349 words
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Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Khel Mahakumbh at TransStadia Arena in Kankaria on Friday. Speaking to a mammoth gathering, Modi said that he wants to promote sports culture in India.

He also hailed paralympian Deepa Malik, saying that she has shown what self-confidence can achieve.
 
   
British EuroMillions winner scoops jackpot of £87.5million – the biggest UK
 
 The Sun     2017-07-01 kl. 01:05     291 words
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Six Brits are also holding tickets worth just over £200,000 after tonight's draw

Causes. “On average, over £30 million is raised every week for projects across the UK, both big and small, from repairing Scout huts, to making Olympic and Paralympic champions.” The first EuroMillions draw was held on February 7th 2004, by
 
   
Paraplegic racer Anthony Radetic returns once again to Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix
 
 Bradenton Herald     2017-07-01 kl. 00:26     1140 words
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Anthony Radetic was initially hesitant about trying to ride a personal watercraft. He had tried a wide array of adaptive sports since a motorcycle accident in 2004 robbed him of mobility in his legs.

He had tried a wide array of adaptive sports since a motorcycle accident in 2004 robbed him of mobility in his legs.As an alpine skier, he was part of the United States National Paralympic Committee’s development team in Aspen, Colo.
 
   
News and Notes - June 30, 2017
 
 USA Track and Field     2017-07-01 kl. 00:02     618 words
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COLORADO SPRINGS -- The United States Olympic Committee today announced the finalists for the Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of June, which recognize the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes from the last month.

Olympic and Paralympic athletes year-round.
 
   
Warrior Games Kick Off In Chicago
 
 CBS Chicago.com     2017-06-30 kl. 23:51     400 words
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CHICAGO (CBS) — Hundreds of veterans and active duty members were in Chicago on Friday for a unique Paralympic-style event. CBS 2’s Sandra Torres shows us what the Department of Defense Warrior Games are all about.

CHICAGO (CBS) — Hundreds of veterans and active duty members were in Chicago on Friday for a unique Paralympic-style event.... Paralympic team. The event began eight years ago, but this is the first time it is being held outside a military base.
 
   
Ian O'Riordan: Pat Hickey interview avoids the hard questions
 
 Irish Times     2017-06-30 kl. 23:24     1077 words
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Ex-OCI boss fails to address key questions about tickets controversy in interview The Untouchables showed up on our dodgy box during the week, right on that scene where Al Capone is attending a performance of the opera Pagliacci .

including the Paralympics, had been implicated in the manipulation of doping samples, included many cases of tampering where samples were illegally switched for fake clean ones.
 
   
Photos: Warrior Games come to Chicago
 
 Chicago Sun-Times     2017-06-30 kl. 23:16     40 words
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@Ashlee_Rezin | email Sign-Up for our News & Politics Newsletter Sign-Up Day 1 of the Department of Defense Warrior Games, a paralympic-style competition for wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans.

Photos: Warrior Games come to Chicago. @Ashlee_Rezin | email Sign-Up for our News & Politics Newsletter Sign-Up Day 1 of the Department of Defense Warrior Games, a paralympic-style competition for wounded, ill and injured service members and
 
   
Wounded veteran athletes get spotlight as Warrior Games open in Chicago
 
 Chicago Tribune     2017-06-30 kl. 23:05     691 words
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Israel Del Toro still remembers the sizzling sound as he jumped into a small creek in Afghanistan after his team was hit by an IED. He lost most of his fingers in the blast and was severely burned on 80 percent of his body.

Air Force master sergeant, will compete in track and field, cycling, volleyball and air rifle shooting in the seventh annual Warrior Games, where wounded, ill or injured veterans compete in Paralympics-style sporting events.

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This photo will tell you what’s wrong with women’s sports
 
 AhmedabadMirror.com     2017-06-30 kl. 22:51     648 words
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As many as 19 sportspersons from Gujarat were present at the inauguration of the stadium on Friday Just recently, India’s women’s cricket captain

On Friday, when PM Narendra Modi inaugurated a multi-sport stadium in the city, not a single woman sportsperson barring paralympic medallist Deepa Mallik graced the stage with him.
 
   
Can a bobsledder really qualify for the World Athletics Championships?
 
 BBC     2017-06-30 kl. 22:40     658 words
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GB Bobsledder Joel Fearon runs joint-third fastest 100m by a Briton For a few days last year, Joel Fearon was an ex-athlete. Then 27, he was resigned to hanging up his spikes. The injuries were too frequent, the fractions of seconds he sought too elusive.

Fearon, seen here finishing sixth behind Adam Gemili and Harry Aikines-Aryeetey in a B final at the 2013 Anniversary Games, is coached by Michael Khmel, who also trains Paralympian Jonny Peacock It may be the shortest distance on the ticket, but

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'Are we not the pride of Haryana?' ask sportswomen after the ghoonghat row
 
 Times of India     2017-06-30 kl. 22:24     607 words
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The recent advertisement on a veil being the 'pride of Haryana,' published in a magazine by the state government created a stir among Haryana-based sportswomen. They ask, "Agar ghoonghat gaurav hai toh hum kya hain?

Be it Sakshi Malik's Olympic triumph, racer Bani Yadav's victories on the rallying circuit or Deepa Malik's historic win at the Rio Paralympics, women from the state have been creating a new 'identity' for Haryana women, which certainly doesn't
 
   
School hopes to raise more than £1,000 in 24-hour charity cycle ride
 
 Nottingham Post     2017-06-30 kl. 22:24     566 words
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HannahMitch Posted: June 30, 2017 Children from Abbey Road School are doing a 24-hour sponsored bike ride to raise money for charities that helped two of its pupils.

Penny Briscoe, the director of sport at the British Paralympic Association, came to the school to officially open the event and lead the countdown as the first pupils started cycling in the morning.
 
   
Australia’s 2018 Commonwealth Games Trials Details Announced
 
 SwimSwam     2017-06-30 kl. 22:14     178 words
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Olympian James Roberts, Paralympian Monique Murphy and Swimming Australia CEO Mark Anderson are among those that will be on-hand Tuesday, July 4th when the location for Australia’s 2018 Commonwealth Games Trials are to be announced.

Olympian James Roberts, Paralympian Monique Murphy and Swimming Australia CEO Mark Anderson are among those that will be on-hand Tuesday, July 4th when the location for Australia’s 2018 Commonwealth Games Trials are to be announced.The
 
   
2026 Winter Games will cost Calgary $4.6 billion: bid exploration committee
 
 BCLocalNews.com     2017-06-30 kl. 22:14     844 words
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CALGARY — The price tag for Calgary to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games will be about $4.6 billion, according to a bid exploration committee.

CALGARY — The price tag for Calgary to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games will be about $4.6 billion, according to a bid exploration committee.The Calgary Bid Exploration Committee (CBEC) told city council Monday that revenue the
 
   
Lafayette’s Hindman is Gatorade Boys Track Athlete of the Year
 
 West Newsmagazine     2017-06-30 kl. 22:07     1108 words
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Austin Hindman is in Des Moines, Iowa, training for two big upcoming triathlons when he got an important text message.

Louis called DASA (Disabled Athlete Sports Association).
 
   
Hoops great Kobe Bryant joins LA 2024 push
 
 WTAQ News Talk     2017-06-30 kl. 22:04     231 words
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(Reuters) - Twice Olympic basketball champion and Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant on Friday lent his name to the Los Angeles bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

LA 2024 plans to build on Bryant’s impressive social media footprint, with 11.9 million Twitter followers and 21 million Facebook likes, to reach global youth audiences and help grow Olympic and Paralympic sports.

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Olympics - Hoops great Kobe Bryant joins LA 2024 push
 
 Northern Territory Government     2017-06-30 kl. 21:59     212 words
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Bryant, who won Olympic gold in 2008 and 2012 to go with five NBA championship rings earned with the Lakers, joined the LA 2024 Board of Directors and the Athletes' Advisory Committee via an announcement on Facebook Live.

LA 2024 plans to build on Bryant’s impressive social media footprint, with 11.9 million Twitter followers and 21 million Facebook likes, to reach global youth audiences and help grow Olympic and Paralympic sports.

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Yahoo! Sports UK and Ireland (web) - Special Broadcasting Service (web) - Reuters UK (web) - Yahoo! India (web) - Economic Times (web) - Reuters India (web) - Yahoo! Canada (web) - thestar.com.my (web)
 
   
Veteran Kirstie Ennis Lands a Cover of ESPN Magazine’s Body Issue: ‘The Hardest Part Was Dropping the Robe’
 
 People     2017-06-30 kl. 21:58     887 words
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Kirstie Ennis can do anything that someone with two legs can do — including landing one of the  covers of ESPN Magazine ‘s Body Issue .

But I figured it out.” Ennis is now one of the top Paralympic snowboarders in the world, and is looking forward to (hopefully) competing in PyeongChang next year.

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Makaylah Jones travels to Washington, DC, with youth tour
 
 Nodaway News Leader     2017-06-30 kl. 21:23     237 words
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There were 102 high school students participating in Missouri’s 54th annual Missouri Electric Youth Tour to Washington, DC, June 9-15. The local delegate was Makaylah Jones, Maryville, sponsored by United Electric Cooperative.

States. The delegates heard speeches by government leaders and motivational speakers such as Mike Schlappi, a four-time Paralympic medalist and two-time world wheelchair basketball champion.
 
   
Bryant appointed to two Los Angeles 2024 bid Boards
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-30 kl. 21:09     473 words
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Retired basketball star Kobe Bryant has been unveiled as the latest addition to the Los Angeles 2024 Board of Directors and Athletes’ Advisory Board.

Los Angeles are competing against Paris to win the rights to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics.

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VIDEO: Hundreds compete in 38th Annual Pacific Invitational track and field meet in Langley
 
 BCLocalNews.com     2017-06-30 kl. 21:03     111 words
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Langley Mustangs No. 291. Dan Ferguson Langley Times — image credit: About 900 athletes took part in the 38th annual Pacific Invitational track and field meet hosted by the Langley Mustangs club that ran from Friday to Sunday.

The three-day event was officially sanctioned by BC Athletics and by the International Paralympic Committee and all results can be used for national and international ranking.
 
   
Three-sy Does It For Azeem In Manchester
 
 Great Run     2017-06-30 kl. 20:22     310 words
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BLIND runner Azeem Amir will make it three in a row when he signs up for next year’s Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run.

He aims to be selected in the Great Britain squad for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics. .
 
   
Haneda to get facial recognition gates
 
 The Japan News     2017-06-30 kl. 19:11     513 words
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The Yomiuri Shimbun The Justice Ministry is considering immigration procedures for Japanese passengers using automated gates equipped with a facial recognition system for identity verification at major airports from next fiscal year, according to sources.

The ministry is also aiming to strengthen counterterrorism measures ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics by reassigning immigration officers who mainly carry out immigration procedures for arriving and departing Japanese nationals to

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Atos Positioned as a Leader in Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing & Infrastructure Utility Services in North America
 
 4 Traders     2017-06-30 kl. 19:05     504 words
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(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- , a leader in digital transformation, today announces that Gartner has positioned as a Leader in its Magic Quadrant Data Center

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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We're the Superhumans: A Neuroscientist's View
 
 Shots     2017-06-30 kl. 19:04     981 words
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Heather Andrew, UK CEO of Neuro-Insight uses neuroscience to show why we've all been enamoured by the Channel 4 ad.

Superhumans  - the highly acclaimed and most shared ad for its coverage of the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
 
   
European Championships 2017 - Gold Medal Game - GB v Turkey
 
 British Wheelchair Basketball     2017-06-30 kl. 19:02     85 words
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Tonight (Friday 30 June) GB will meet Turkey in the gold medal game at the 2017 European Championships. This promises to be an unmissable game of wheelchair basketball.

2016: GB v Turkey - Bronze Medal Game Rio Paralympics.

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After a 12-Year Hiatus, This Woman Is Running Again Thanks to Her Guide Dog
 
 Runner's World US     2017-06-30 kl. 18:48     958 words
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“It takes a lot of extra work and a lot of extra time on the part of the visually impaired athlete to put those things into place,” McGonigle told Runner’s World by phone.

phone.“The effort and energy with which it took was significant, and I wasn’t really having that much success.” But it wasn’t an easy decision by any means.  “I just kind of said, ‘I had a really successful career as a Paralympian,
 
   
Gail Emms' open letter to Dame Katherine Grainger
 
 Badminton England     2017-06-30 kl. 18:03     990 words
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Ditch the Simon Cowell approach to sports funding!

I feel that each national governing body of the many Olympic and Paralympic sports are contestants on X Factor.

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No Stone Unturned: Russian Tech Will...
 
 Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies     2017-06-30 kl. 18:00     448 words
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AZERTAC Azerbaijani Paralympic powerlifter... 06/30/2017 - 18:30 NNA FRANCE CONDEMNS ATTACK ON LAF IN... 06/30/2017 - 18:27 AZERTAC Azerbaijan's defense minister... 06/30/2017 - 17:56 AZERTAC ‘Iran and Azerbaijan are friendly and...

No Stone Unturned: Russian Tech Will...AZERTAC Azerbaijani Paralympic powerlifter...
 
   
Vote On Team USA's Top Athletes From June
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-06-30 kl. 17:57     668 words
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Each month, the United States Olympic Committee celebrates the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes through the Team USA Awards presented by Dow.

Female: Breanna Clark, Paralympic Track and Field Claimed the national title and cut more than a second off the women’s T20 400-meter world record in 56.71 seconds to qualify for her first world championship team.... Isaac Jean-Paul, Paralympic Track and...

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England and Scotland launch campaigns for EUROs glory live on Channel4
 
 Channel 4     2017-06-30 kl. 17:53     969 words
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England and Scotland launch their campaigns for UEFA Women’s EUROs glory when they go head to head live on Channel 4. See our website here.

Journalist of the Year, special achievement award at the Women in Film and Television awards for her work on the Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
'The Arena' by TransStadia inaugurated by PM
 
 Press Trust of India     2017-06-30 kl. 17:37     383 words
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Ahmedabad, Jun 30 (PTI) In the presence of some of India's finest athletes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated 'The Arena', one of the most advanced integrated multi-purpose stadiums.

Supporting the event with their presence were Pullela Gopichand, Kidambi Srikanth, Gagan Narang, Sushil Kumar, Bhaichung Bhutia, Paralympian Deepa Malik, former India kabaddi captain Anup Kumar and cricketers Irfan Pathan and Parthiv Patel, both

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Narendra Modi Gujarat visit: PM inaugurates Asia's biggest multi-purpose stadium TransStadia Arena; take a look
 
 Financial Express     2017-06-30 kl. 17:27     219 words
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Narendra Modi Gujarat visit: PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the TransStadia Arena a stadium complex in Maninagar area in Gujarat's Ahmedabad. It was inaugurated almost eight months after the venue played host to a world sporting event.

Paralympic silver-medalist Deepa Malik and other sportspersons.
 
   
Wheelchair Curling UK Sport funding reinstated following World bronze
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-06-30 kl. 17:00     390 words
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6 hours ago Following the third Annual UK Sport Investment Review for winter sports in the PyeongChang investment cycle, it was confirmed that

"The team has worked incredibly hard to turn around their fortunes after relegation to re-qualify and also medal at the World Wheelchair Championships this season, to guarantee ParalympicsGB a place at the Paralympic Games in 2018."
 
   
Merck Fund Names New Chief; Aspen Music Festival Hires Top Fundraiser
 
 Chronicle of Philanthropy     2017-06-30 kl. 16:56     584 words
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John Merck Fund Christine James, the grant maker’s director of programs, will become its executive director when Ruth Hennig steps down from the post on September 29. Ms.

Erin Murphy Rafferty , who served as chief operating officer of Boston's bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, was named chief executive officer of the Wonderfund, a new charity that provides additional services for children supported by
 
   
Azerbaijani Paralympic powerlifter defeats Olympians, wins 2 world championship golds
 
 Azartac     2017-06-30 kl. 16:51     70 words
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Baku, June 30, AZERTAC Disabled Azerbaijani athlete Gunduz Ismayilov has claimed two gold medals in the World Powerlifting Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia, which featured Olympians. He secured the medals in the 87kg weight class.

Azerbaijani Paralympic powerlifter defeats Olympians, wins 2 world championship golds.... He secured the medals in the 87kg weight class.Ismayilov became the first Paralympian in Azerbaijan`s sporting history to compete against healthy athletes.

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Blake Leeper breaks Oscar Pistorius' 400m record
 
 Mid Day     2017-06-30 kl. 16:43     58 words
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Next Paralympic athlete Blake Leeper broke Oscar Pistorius' record for the T43 400 meters at the US world championship rials on Friday.

Next Paralympic athlete Blake Leeper broke Oscar Pistorius' record for the T43 400 meters at the US world championship rials on Friday.Trending Video Virender Sehwag's hilarious tweets make you laugh out loud Download the new mid-day android app to
 
   
Winter Olympic medal chances lifted for British skiers after funding boost
 
 Yahoo! Singpore She     2017-06-30 kl. 16:39     463 words
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Medal chances for British snow sports athletes in Pyeongchang have received a boost, thanks to increased investment from UK Sport and the National Lottery.

In total, governing body UK Sport has awarded £32 million in funding across all Winter Olympic and Paralympic disciplines for the Pyeongchang Games. “British Ski and Snowboard are delighted to learn of the new National Lottery investment ahead of

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Surfing closer to Paralympic inclusion
 
 Sportindustry.co.za     2017-06-30 kl. 16:31     350 words
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The International Surfing Association (ISA) announced that it has been recognized as the official International Federation for the sport of Para Surfing (also known as 'Adaptive Surfing') by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).

Surfing closer to Paralympic inclusion.... The International Surfing Association (ISA) announced that it has been recognized as the official International Federation for the sport of Para Surfing (also known as 'Adaptive Surfing') by the International Paralympic...
 
   
Hall of Fame inductions for Olympic stars
 
 England Hockey     2017-06-30 kl. 16:30     208 words
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Two Olympic stars from Great Britain Women’s Hockey gold medal triumph in Rio have been inducted into Loughborough University’s sporting Hall of Fame.

This year’s inductees have ten Olympic and Paralympic medals between them, including four won at the Rio 2016 Games.
 
   
International Jewish athletes 'return' to Jerusalem for 20th Maccabiah Games
 
 Heritage Florida Jewish News     2017-06-30 kl. 16:27     690 words
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The USA delegation entering Ramat Gan Stadium at the 2013 Maccabiah opening ceremony.

arena. 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...
 
   
Algeria name London 2017 team
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-30 kl. 16:10     211 words
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Four Rio 2016 Paralympic champions target world titles. World record holders Asmahane Boudjadar and Safia Djelal are among the names to watch for in Algeria's team for the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017.

Four Rio 2016 Paralympic champions target world titles.... World record holders Asmahane Boudjadar and Safia Djelal are among the names to watch for in Algeria's team for the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017.The National Paralympic...
 
   
Watch the World Championships Team Trials live on the BBC - times and schedule
 
 BBC     2017-06-30 kl. 15:59     977 words
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Adam Gemili will hope to retain his British 200m title at the World Championship Team TrialsSchedule *All times listed are BST. The BBC is not responsible for any changes to fixtures and event start times.

Six-time Paralympic champion David Weir will be given a great send-off in his final race, fittingly in the stadium which saw him win a trio of gold medals at London 2012.

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Tourists booked a record 7.86 million hotel stays in Japan in April
 
 Japan Times     2017-06-30 kl. 15:25     164 words
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Foreign visitors racked up a record 7.86 million hotel and inn stays in April, thanks largely to the Easter holidays and the cherry blossom season, the Japan Tourism Agency said Friday. The figure, up 16.

While aggressively promoting tourism, the government has been trying to plug its hotel shortage before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
Must adopt culture where sports is appreciated, supported-PM Modi
 
 DNA India     2017-06-30 kl. 15:22     243 words
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called on countrymen to adopt a culture where sports is appreciated and supported.

Paralympic silver-medalist Deepa Malik and other sportspersons.

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Next Tokyo CoComm Must Tackle Unresolved Details...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-06-30 kl. 15:20     74 words
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(ATR) Yoshiro Mori plays down positive evaluations from the IOC, saying much work remains for Tokyo 2020. To continue reading this article you must be a subscriber to Around The Rings. Please Login or Subscribe Now! RELATED ARTICLES U.S.

RELATED ARTICLES U.S.Olympic Committee Seeks Voice in Paralympic Movement -

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Multiple Paralympic champion Yu claims victory in Warsaw
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-30 kl. 15:10     274 words
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Yu Chui Yee put in a series of fine performances at the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Wheelchair Fencing World Cup in Warsaw today to win the women’s individual épée A final.

Multiple Paralympic champion Yu claims victory in Warsaw....athlete from Hong Kong who has seven Paralympic gold medals said she was confident she could top the podium at the Airport Hotel in the Polish capital city.... Zhong Sai Chun won an all-Chinese final against team-mate Sun Gang, the bronze medallist from the Rio 2016 Paralympic...
 
   
Young athletes to benefit from financial support
 
 Finchley Today     2017-06-30 kl. 15:06     337 words
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Dominique StaffordOther Sports ALMOST 60 talented young athletes based in Barnet will benefit from a fund worth more than £32,000 – thanks to charitable social enterprise GLL.

The athlete awards cover Olympic, Paralympic, Deaflympic, Special Olympic and Commonwealth sporting disciplines.

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5 Facts About...Marlou van Rhijn
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-30 kl. 14:42     170 words
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The lowdown on Dutch Paralympic champion nicknamed 'Blade Babe'.

The lowdown on Dutch Paralympic champion nicknamed 'Blade Babe'.Dutch sprinter Marlou van Rhijn goes for double sprint gold in the 100m and 200m T44 at the World Para Athletics Championships in London, Great Britain, which start in just two weeks’
 
   
24 Hours Inside the Olympic Training Center
 
 Big News Network     2017-06-30 kl. 14:38     31 words
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This summer, I have the privilege of training at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado with U.S. Paralympic Swimming resident team.

Paralympic Swimming resident team.Many swimmers wonder what it might be.
 
   
Sex assault claim against archery coach
 
 BBC     2017-06-30 kl. 14:28     1440 words
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Archery GB's chairman has informed staff and athletes of a "wide-ranging investigation into the culture of its high performance unit" A complaint has

"They must also treat Para-athletes as disabled athletes, not handicapped.... Britain's Para-archers topped the medal table at the Rio Paralympics, with three gold medals.

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Paralympic gold medalist decries alleged poor treatment by government
 
 XYZNews.com.ng     2017-06-30 kl. 14:27     24 words
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…As NNPC/FIRST JV secure over $700 Schlumberger funding for new field By BAYO AMODU, and FESTUS OKOROMADU, The plan by the Nigerian National...

Paralympic gold medalist decries alleged poor treatment by government. …As NNPC/FIRST JV secure over $700 Schlumberger funding for new field By BAYO AMODU, and FESTUS OKOROMADU, The plan by the Nigerian National...
 
   
'Waitrose Spring' storms Outdoor Media Awards
 
 Marketing Magazine     2017-06-30 kl. 14:24     379 words
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"Waitrose Spring", a campaign live-streaming Waitrose farms to digital out-of-home sites in busy commuter locations, has stormed the 2017 Outdoor Media Awards run by Clear Channel and Campaign.

"No One Should Have No One," Age UK by Talon/MG OMD/Grand Visual "Channel 4 Paralympics," Channel 4 by Talon/ OMD UK/ 4Creative (Highly Commended: "", Sony Pictures by Talon/ MG OMD JCDecaux) "Coded," O2 Telefonica by Posterscope/ Forward Media/
 
   
Paralympic gold medalist decries alleged poor treatment by government
 
 Breaking.com.ng     2017-06-30 kl. 14:19     8 words
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Paralympic gold medalist decries alleged poor treatment by government.
 
   
Paralympic gold medalist decries alleged poor treatment by government
 
 EagleOnline.com.ng     2017-06-30 kl. 14:16     21 words
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Onye told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the government promised to reward her with the sum since

Paralympic gold medalist decries alleged poor treatment by government.
 
   
Wheelchair rugby and the pursuit of a new dream
 
 Special Broadcasting Service     2017-06-30 kl. 14:11     569 words
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SBS World News Radio: Left a quadriplegic after a car accident, Ben Leaudais is now on the verge of playing in the Wheelchair Rugby national championships.

"Having won gold at the Rio Paralympics, they're not resting on their laurels.
 
   
GB Bobsleigh has funding cut after accusations
 
 BBC     2017-06-30 kl. 14:04     453 words
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British Bobsleigh has had its funding reduced seven months before the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, after accusations of bullying, racism, sexism and discrimination in the sport. UK Sport has reduced bobsleigh's allocation by £48,198 to just over £5m.

Following the third annual investment review for winter sports, UK Sport, the funding agency for Olympic and Paralympic sport, announced an overall increase in funding to eight sports of £283,021 to £32,265,358.... Ski and snowboard, wheelchair curling and short track speed skating received increased funding "after demonstrating clear medal potential" for next February's Winter Olympics and March's Winter Paralympics...

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An alliance to fight cancer
 
 The Hindu     2017-06-30 kl. 13:48     708 words
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Through a wide network of volunteers and crowd-funding platforms, Sankalp Beautiful World is helping needy patients meet the high cost of treatment

The throwball player wants to take part in paralympic games and is studying to complete her degree through distance education.
 
   
How to Get Involved with Disability Cricket
 
 DisabledGo     2017-06-30 kl. 13:37     6615 words
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We were made aware of this article here at DisabledGo and think it has some great information and advice to get more people involved in sport.

28/06/2017 FIVE-TIME PARALYMPIC CHAMPION HANNAH COCKROFT JOINS BRITISH GREATS IN SUPPORTING #FILLTHESTADIUM -
 
   
Troubled Peruvian Olympic Committee elects new President and secretary general
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-30 kl. 13:33     639 words
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Pedro del Rosario Delgado has been elected as President of the Peruvian Olympic Committee (COP).

One of Del Rosario's first jobs will be to oversee preparations for this year's International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session, where the vote on the host city of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games is scheduled to take place.

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Boost Your Voice Team on Winning Cannes Grand Prix
 
 Shots     2017-06-30 kl. 13:28     473 words
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We speak to 2 180LA ACDs about their Lions-winning campaigns that turned Boost Mobile stores into polling stations. Last week, 180LA won two Grands Prix (Integrated and Promo/Activation, and yes, that is the right plural of 'Grand Prix'...

I’m actually a huge Olympics fan, I watch both summer and winter, but like most people I ignore the Paralympic Games.... Such an inspirational and uplifting piece, and a brilliant way to position the Paralympic Games.
 
   
Para sport review: June 2017
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-30 kl. 13:17     292 words
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Check out what went on in the Paralympic Movement during June. Nottwil Grand Prix Outstanding performances were witnessed on the Swiss track, with several world records broken .

Para sport review: June 2017. Check out what went on in the Paralympic Movement during June.... Nottwil Grand Prix Outstanding performances were witnessed on the Swiss track, with several world records broken .Canadian multiple-Paralympic medallist Brent...
 
   
Watch: Singapore’s Pink Dot 2017 Ambassadors
 
 Fridae     2017-06-30 kl. 13:08     122 words
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Singer Nathan Hartono, paralympic-swimmer Theresa Goh and actor Ebi Shankara explain why they took on the role of Pink Dot 2017 ambassador.

Singer Nathan Hartono, paralympic-swimmer Theresa Goh and actor Ebi Shankara explain why they took on the role of Pink Dot 2017 ambassador.Pink Dot, Singapore’s largest LGBT event, has faced a number of challenges in the run up to the 2017 event
 
   
Liam Payne ‘honoured’ to have met Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Harry
 
 PeopleMagazine.co.za     2017-06-30 kl. 12:52     354 words
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Liam Payne was “honoured” to meet Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II as part of the 2017 Queen’s Young Leaders Awards at Buckingham Palace on Thursday (29Jun17).

Standing alongside the likes of Olympic athlete Mo Farah and Paralympic medallist Tanni Grey-Thompson, Liam shook the hand of the Queen and her grandson Prince Harry, who was also on hand to meet guests at the palace.

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Oscar Pistorius to Leave Prison After Just 1 Year
 
 TeleSURtv.net     2017-06-30 kl. 12:29     340 words
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The double amputee who killed his girlfriend will serve the rest of his sentence under house arrest beginning Oct. 20, according to local authorities.

20, according to local authorities.Oscar Pistorius, the Olympian and Paralympian imprisoned for shooting dead his girlfriend, will be released from prison and serve out the remainder of his sentence under house arrest, South African prison
 
   
Charléty Stadium returns as host for heavyweight line-up of Paris Diamond League talent
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-30 kl. 12:23     1175 words
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The Meeting de Paris, held since 1999 at the Stade de France, switches back this year to the historic venue of the Charléty Stadium, which will host the 2020 European Athletics Championships.

Athletic riches indeed for a city already looking forward to its hosting of the 2020 European Championshps and, beyond that, the 2024 Olympics and Paralympic Games.
 
   
the World of Words at WOMAD 2017
 
 EFestivals.co.uk     2017-06-30 kl. 12:14     974 words
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WOMAD - World of Music, Arts and Dance - held at Charlton Park, near Malmesbury, in Wiltshire from Thursday 27th to Sunday 30th July 2017  has

with the world. Jenny Sealey MBE, Artistic Director of the Graeae Theatre Company and co-director of the 2012 Paralympic ceremony will also take to the stage talking diversity and creativity.
 
   
ATOS : Buy-back Program limited to 150,000 shares
 
 4 Traders     2017-06-30 kl. 12:13     276 words
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-Atos SE hereby announces the implementation from June 30, 2017, of an irrevocable mandate with an independent financial services provider, for the

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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Performance of joint World Taekwondo-ITF demo team at Pyeongchang 2018 verbally agreed
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-06-30 kl. 12:09     898 words
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World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue has revealed here today that a verbal agreement has been reached with the International Taekwondo Federation

"In 2020, Para-taekwondo is on the official programme of the Paralympics Games.... "They are more than welcome to join the Paralympic Games.
 
   
Kieran Maxwell Dies and “Gains His Wings”
 
 Newton News Online     2017-06-30 kl. 12:03     363 words
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On Kieran Maxwell’s Facebook page, his mum Nicola announced on Friday 23rd June her son had “gained his wings” after he passed away peacefully in his sleep.

His courage knew no bounds as he tackled gymnastics and athletics winning a gold medal in the 100 metres sprint at the Brazilian School Paralympics.
 
   
Paralympics New Zealand on road to PyeongChang 2018
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-30 kl. 11:50     399 words
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Para athletes meet PM as journey to Winter Paralympics begins.

Paralympics New Zealand on road to PyeongChang 2018.... Para athletes meet PM as journey to Winter Paralympics begins.New Zealand's five Winter Paralympic hopefuls have met Prime Minister Bill English in Auckland, as Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ)...
 
   
Stars join Queen and Prince Harry to honour young leaders from Commonwealth
 
 Topix     2017-06-30 kl. 11:41     62 words
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The Queen and Prince Harry hosted a star-studded awards ceremony at Buckingham Palace to celebrate young leaders from countries across the Commonwealth.

The Queen and Prince Harry hosted a star-studded awards ceremony at Buckingham Palace to celebrate young leaders from countries across the Commonwealth.Sir Mo Farah, former One Direction singer Liam Payne and Paralympian...
 
   
Atos recognized as Global Leader in Digital Workplace Services by ISG
 
 GlobeNewswire     2017-06-30 kl. 11:14     871 words
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Click here for pdf.pdf Paris, 30 th June 2017 - Atos , a global leader in digital transformation, today announced it has been recognized by

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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ATOS : recognized as Global Leader in Digital Workplace Services by ISG
 
 4 Traders     2017-06-30 kl. 11:03     851 words
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Paris, 30th June 2017 - , a global leader in digital transformation, today announced it has been recognized by Information Services Group (ISG), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, as a Leader in Digital Workplace Services worldwide.

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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5 things to do this weekend: 30 June - 2 July
 
 Buro 24/7 Singapore     2017-06-30 kl. 11:00     303 words
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Catch the sunset at CÉ LA VI, view the works of Britain's most celebrated living artist David Hockney, and support the Freedom to Love at Pink Dot

This year's ambassadors include local singer Nathan Hartono and paralympic swimmer Theresa Goh, with performances by Tabitha Nauser, LEW and many more.
 
   
Aiwa reawakens after Sony put famous brand to sleep in 2008
 
 Asahi.com     2017-06-30 kl. 10:37     411 words
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Aiwa was given the coup de grace in 2008, but the popular producer of Japan's first radio-cassette recorder back in the 1960s is about to be heard from again. The brand name was owned by Sony Corp., which discontinued its production nine years ago.

Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Lopez continues comeback in Altafulla
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-30 kl. 10:25     587 words
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Spanish triathlete hoping to build on European Championship success.

The 28-year-old won bronze at both the 2016 World Championships and Paralympic Games , but an injury to his right knee has disrupted his progress this season. “When I came back from Rio I continued training for a medium distance triathlon ,”
 
   
New champions dominate European Cup Circuit
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-06-30 kl. 10:25     285 words
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Host nation Italy top Para archery medal table after first leg in Olbia. There were four first-time champions at the Para Archery European Cup Circuit in Olbia, Italy, but it was the experienced host nation who finished top of the medal standings.

The International Paralympic Committee suspended the Russian Paralympic Committee on 7 August for its inability to fulfil its IPC membership responsibilities and obligations, in particular its obligation to comply with the IPC Anti-Doping Code and