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Partier riktar hård kritik mot stadens nya avtal med HIF: S...
 
 Helsingborgs Dagblad Premium     2017-07-06 kl. 08:00     718 words
 
Två av stadens styrande partier, L och MP, är kritiska till att HIF får lägr...

Två av stadens styrande partier, L och MP, är kritiska till att HIF får lägr...
 
   
Låt hela landet ta del av stora mästerskap
 
 Aftonbladet     2017-07-06 kl. 04:00     636 words
 
Debattörerna: För idrottsrörelsens skull måste vi säkra tillgängligheten till OS och Paralympics De stora mästerskapen har en unik förmåga att samla och förena ett helt folk.

Debattörerna: För idrottsrörelsens skull måste vi säkra tillgängligheten till OS och Paralympics...
 
   
Hästen som hälsokraft i Almedalen
 
 Svenska Ridsportforbundet     2017-07-05 kl. 16:50     279 words
 
Louise Etzner Jakobsson är själv beviset att hästar har hälsokraft. Här med Goland Lantliga RF:s härliga tjejer. FOTO: Svenska Ridsportförbundet Hästen som hälsokraft i Almedalen Ridning som friskvård det ger hälsokraft.

Louise Etzner Jakobsson dubbel bronsmedaljör från paralympics i Rio de Janeiro kom till Almedalen. -
 
   
TV: Greppar golfklubban med munnen och slår till
 
 Svensk Golf     2017-07-05 kl. 15:48     194 words
 
Rullstolsburne kommunalrådet David Lega greppade golfklubban med munnen och slog till. Onsdagen var idrottens dag under Almedalsveckan och Svenska Golfförbundets representanter träffade makthavare.

Han är handikappidrottaren med 14 världsrekord i simning som sitter med i Svenska Dagbladets bragdjury och som nu sadlat om och blivit kommunalråd i Göteborg.
 
   
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The ex-junkie now on the path to Tokyo paralympics
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2017-07-06 kl. 08:32     648 words
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JASON Sauer admits there are still days when he misses his legs, and his dad.

The ex-junkie now on the path to Tokyo paralympics.... JASON Sauer admits there are still days when he misses his legs, and his dad.But with a shot at the 2022 Tokyo Paralympics now well within his sights, the former junkie who had to lose his limbs...
 
   
Events Introducing S. Korean Culture & Arts in Britain to Begin on Sat.
 
 Korea Broadcasting System     2017-07-06 kl. 08:19     193 words
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The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced on Thursday that around 30 events introducing South Korea’s culture and arts will take place throughout Britain from this month through June of next year.

The festival will introduce South Korea’s culture, arts, tourism packages, and the PyeongChang 2018 Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
‘Tour de Manille’ to mark celebration of Philippines-France relations
 
 Philippine Star     2017-07-06 kl. 07:49     242 words
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MANILA, Philippines — The Embassy of France, together with Firefly Brigade and SM Malls, will hold the first ever Tour de Manille as part of PhilFrance: Feel French!

Paris currently has a bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympic Games.
 
   
No Holding Back This Warrior Athlete
 
 DVIDS     2017-07-06 kl. 06:52     736 words
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Story by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jonathan Word CHICAGO JULY 5, 2017 Words such as “can’t” or “no” seemingly do not apply to 2017 DoD Warrior Games athlete Christy Gardner.

The games are an annual event allowing wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans to compete in Paralympic-style sports including archery, cycling, field, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and wheelchair basketball.
 
   
Warrior Summit Transition Fair Helps Veterans
 
 DVIDS     2017-07-06 kl. 06:23     642 words
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Story by MC1 Nick Scott and MCSN Jonathan Word Photos by MC1 Nick Scott CHICAGO - July 5, 2017 -- The Warrior Summit Coalition, in partnership with the DoD Warrior Games presented the Warrior Summit Transition Resource Fair here today.

The DoD Warrior Games are an annual event allowing wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans to compete in Paralympic-style sports including archery, cycling, field, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and wheelchair
 
   
St. Cloud cyclist sets eyes on Tokyo 2020 Paralympics
 
 Fox9.com     2017-07-06 kl. 05:50     137 words
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ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KMSP) - Since the age of 14, cycling has been the passion of St. Cloud native Noah Middlestaed. “It’s funny, I’m not very competitive, except on a bike,” said Middlestaed.

St. Cloud cyclist sets eyes on Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.... This past summer, Middlestaed traveled to Italy and Belgium for professional races and has spent the past six months in Colorado training for the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, Japan. “You see these...

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Sports enthusiasts? Rio de Janeiro provides the perfect backdrop for any activity
 
 Economic Times     2017-07-06 kl. 05:36     232 words
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Sporting encounters! RIO DE JANEIRO Region: Brazil Good weather, ocean winds and mountain terrain set the perfect backdrop for any sporting activity.

Games, the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup, the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Panasonic El Works : Athletes Aspiring to Take Part in the Paralympic Games
 
 4 Traders     2017-07-06 kl. 04:28     550 words
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Takayuki Mizushima, In Charge of Procurement, Panasonic Kibi Co., Ltd. He began sit-skiing 9 years ago.

Panasonic El Works : Athletes Aspiring to Take Part in the Paralympic Games.... Whatever way, shape, or form, to be part of the Paralympic Games will give me great pride, and to be able to go there as an athlete will be the highest goal ever.'

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Saudi mountaineer Moharrak joins ICSW line-up
 
 The Gulf Today     2017-07-06 kl. 04:14     254 words
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Abu Dhabi: Athlete and adventurer, Raha Moharrak, the first Saudi woman to scale Mount Everest, has been announced as one of the panelists for the forthcoming International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW), which will be held from Nov.

In the past, the conference has featured icons of sport such as legendary Brazilian footballer, Marta Da Silva, British double Olympic gold medalist, Kelly Holmes, American Paralympic gold medalist and Guinness World Record holder, Muffy Davis,
 
   
Cyclist Reid recognised
 
 South Coast Register     2017-07-06 kl. 03:21     86 words
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WERRI Beach’s cyclist and Rio Paralympic silver medallist Amanda Reid was this week presented the NAIDOC Sportsperson of the year award.

WERRI Beach’s cyclist and Rio Paralympic silver medallist Amanda Reid was this week presented the NAIDOC Sportsperson of the year award.WERRI Beach’s Rio Paralympic silver medallist Amanda Reid was this week presented the NAIDOC Sportsperson of

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Victor Harbor surfer Ben Hurrell crowned Australian adaptive surfing champion
 
 Victor Harbor Times     2017-07-06 kl. 03:14     384 words
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Although he can only paddle with one arm, Ben Hurrell is an Australian surfing champ.

With the sport’s international body pushing to have surfing recognised at the 2020 Paralympics, Ben also has the dream of a Paralympic medal.
 
   
Podcast series: activism through art with Tony Heaton
 
 Disability Horizons     2017-07-06 kl. 02:28     358 words
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As part of a podcast series, Disability Horizons Co-founder Martyn Sibley will be interviewing famous and influential disabled people from the top 100 Power list to bring you a collection of entertaining and informative podcasts.

His biggest claim to fame is being commissioned for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games to create a sculpture.
 
   
237 New Swim Jobs You Might Love
 
 SwimSwam     2017-07-06 kl. 02:23     4631 words
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If you don’t like the career you’re in, you might want to work in the swimming community and be a part of our big swimming family! Go here to see 947 Swim Jobs .

Our swimmers are Olympic Trials qualifiers, Paralympic Trials qualifiers, high school state champions, collegiate athletes and NCAA champions.
 
   
Marine Athlete Enjoys Warrior Games, Chicago
 
 DVIDS     2017-07-06 kl. 02:17     587 words
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— As the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games athletes compete here through July 8, Marine Corps Master Sgt.

The DoD Warrior Games are an annual event allowing wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans to compete in Paralympic-style sports.
 
   
Paris 2024 bid "absolutely delighted" with IOC Evaluation Commission report
 
 Namibia Press Agency     2017-07-06 kl. 02:14     87 words
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Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. PARIS, July 5 (Xinhua) -- The Paris 2024 bid committee said they felt "absolutely delighted" with the International

Paralympic Games' host city.
 
   
Maccabiah countdown to culminate with Jerusalem opening ceremony
 
 Jerusalem Post     2017-07-06 kl. 02:10     518 words
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Maccabiah games opening ceremony Israel150. (photo credit:Marc Israel Sellem/The Jerusalem Post) The competitions of the 20th Maccabiah already got under way on Tuesday with the first games of the rugby tournament.

The Maccabiah will feature over 10,000 participants for the first time, including 3,408 open athletes, 1,747 masters, 2,384 juniors and 81 Paralympians.... The former and current athletes include American Olympic swimming champion Anthony Ervin, Israeli Olympic medalists Yarden Gerbi and Ori Sasson, former gymnast Neta Rivkin, basketball player Omri Casspi, Paralympic...

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From Shetland ponies to Justin Trudeau: Queen Elizabeth's Scottish adventure has been a delight
 
 NowToLove.com.au     2017-07-06 kl. 01:40     627 words
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British Royal Family The beloved Monarch is showing no signs of slowing down as she has a seriously good summer. Jul 06, 2017 7:48am By Chloe Lal Queen Elizabeth and Scotland go together like strawberries and cream at Wimbledon .

Stepping up to her duties, the 91-year-old chatted to the Scottish first minister, along with the 8000 attendees - including government officials, Paralympic medalists, charity workers and locals.

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Australian Women's Weekly (web)
 
   
Leon Reid: Sprinter would turn down GB London spot to keep Ireland ambition alive
 
 BBC     2017-07-06 kl. 01:18     754 words
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Leon Reid competed for Northern Ireland at the 2014 Commonwealth Games Bath-based sprinter Leon Reid says he would not accept a place in Britain's World Championship team as he continues efforts to secure Irish eligibility.

Reid will be part of another Northern Ireland attempt to achieve the Commonwealth Games relay standard of 39.70 seconds at the London Anniversary Games on Sunday, when paralympic star Jason Smyth will again be part of the quartet.

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10 Reasons To Follow Olympic And Paralympic Sports This July
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-06 kl. 00:51     1239 words
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, 2:59 p.m. (ET) With the summer season in full swing, athletes across numerous sports are gearing up for their world championships or other premiere events.

10 Reasons To Follow Olympic And Paralympic Sports This July. , 2:59 p.m....Olympic and Paralympic sports this July.... Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.... 7) Team USA Returns To London For World Para Athletic Championships For the first time since the Paralympic...
 
   
Angel City Games Giving More Athletes The Chance To Compete
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-06 kl. 00:51     848 words
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, 5:15 p.m. (ET) More than 250 athletes competed at the 2017 Angel City Games in Las Angeles.   Build it and they will come.   That’s exactly what 12-year-old Los Angeles resident Ezra Frech did.

  That’s exactly what 12-year-old Los Angeles resident Ezra Frech did.Frech and his father, Clayton, are the co-founders of the Angel City Games, a multisport, Paralympic Games-style competition and celebration of adaptive sports.
 
   
“Veteran” Taylor Sander Leads U.S. Men Into FIVB World League Final Round
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-06 kl. 00:51     1036 words
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, 5:37 p.m. (ET) Taylor Sander reacts to defeating France in a men's preliminary match at the Olympic Games Rio 2016 at the Maracanazinho on Aug. 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro. Looking back at 2014, when Taylor Sander first joined the U.S.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more. “I was so nervous,” he said. “It was really nerve-racking.
 
   
Hanging up the boots
 
 Banff Crag & Canyon     2017-07-06 kl. 00:36     617 words
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After successfully achieving his dream of not only competing for Canada at a Paralympic Winter Games, but guiding Brian McKeever to two gold medals in Sochi, Erik Carleton has decided to call it a career from racing full-time on the Para-Nordic circuit.

After successfully achieving his dream of not only competing for Canada at a Paralympic Winter Games, but guiding Brian McKeever to two gold medals in Sochi, Erik Carleton has decided to call it a career from racing full-time on the Para-Nordic
 
   
Why this sports camp for blind students is having a ripple effect
 
 Rochester Democrat and Chronicle     2017-07-06 kl. 00:32     644 words
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CLOSE New Red Wings beep baseball team to host national World Series in July. Video by Leo Roth Camp Abilities counselor and former camper Madeline Garber, left, with camp founder Lauren Lieberman on June 28, 2017, at The College at Brockport.

While at camp, he fell in love with the sport of goalball, a Paralympic sport for individuals with visual impairments played in teams of three with a ball with bells and large nets. “I wouldn’t have known about goalball if it weren’t for
 
   
10 Reasons To Follow Olympic And Paralympic Sports This July – TeamUSA.org
 
 Breaking.com.ng     2017-07-06 kl. 00:29     59 words
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TeamUSA.org 10 Reasons To Follow Olympic And Paralympic Sports This July TeamUSA.org With the summer season in full swing, athletes across numerous sports are gearing up for their world championships or other premiere events.

10 Reasons To Follow Olympic And Paralympic Sports This July – TeamUSA.org.... TeamUSA.org 10 Reasons To Follow Olympic And Paralympic Sports This July TeamUSA.org With the summer season in full swing, athletes across numerous sports are gearing up for...
 
   
10 Reasons To Follow Olympic And Paralympic Sports This July - TeamUSA.org
 
 Breaking.com.ng     2017-07-06 kl. 00:24     195 words
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NINE MORE NEWS ITEMS IN BRIEF TIMESouth Korean Sports Minister Asks IOC To Support North Korean Olympic ParticipationSportsBusiness Daily

10 Reasons To Follow Olympic And Paralympic Sports This July -
 
   
Pleasanton RADD pair win Special Olympics gold
 
 PleasantonWeekly.com     2017-07-06 kl. 00:11     152 words
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Pleasanton RADD (Recreational Activities for the Developmentally Disabled) athlete Ryan Butterly won three gold medals and teammate Adam Pinney earned

Pleasanton RADD (Recreational Activities for the Developmentally Disabled) athlete Ryan Butterly won three gold medals and teammate Adam Pinney earned. ...one gold and two bronze during last month's Special Olympics Northern California Summer Games
 
   
Thame athletes to benefit from sports foundation cash
 
 ThameNews.net     2017-07-06 kl. 00:01     334 words
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NEARLY 120 talented young athletes based in South Oxfordshire or Vale of White Horse, including several from Thame and Chinnor, will benefit from a fund worth over £60,000 – thanks to charitable social enterprise GLL.

Rebecca Hussey – Image courtesy of UK Athletics The athlete awards cover Olympic, Paralympic, Deaflympic, Special Olympic and Commonwealth sporting disciplines.
 
   
Army Veteran Pushes Through PTSD; Hopes to Break Records
 
 DVIDS     2017-07-05 kl. 23:41     925 words
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— As wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans representing American, British and Australian teams take to the track today to compete for medals, medically retired Army Staff Sgt.

The DoD Warrior Games are an annual event allowing veterans to compete in Paralympic-style sports from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Coast Guard, Air Force, U.S.
 
   
Tokyo governor pushes for smoking ban ahead of Olympics
 
 Straits Times     2017-07-05 kl. 23:09     494 words
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TOKYO • Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike will push for a law banning smoking in public places, to make the Japanese capital smoke-free ahead of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, defying national politicians who recently failed to pass a similar law.

TOKYO • Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike will push for a law banning smoking in public places, to make the Japanese capital smoke-free ahead of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, defying national politicians who recently failed to pass a similar

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Kerri Walsh Jennings, Nicole Branagh Open Up About Their New Beach Volleyball Partnership And The Goal Of Tokyo 2020
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-05 kl. 23:05     1419 words
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, 3:34 p.m. (ET) Kerri Walsh Jennings (L) teamed up in May 2017 and intend to compete through the end of 2017 and potentially leading up to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Herbert Douglas Jr., The Oldest Living African-American Olympic Medalist, Shares 95 Years Of Wisdom With Today's Youth
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-05 kl. 23:05     819 words
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, 2:18 p.m. (ET) 1948 Olympic long jump bronze medalist Herbert Douglas Jr. meets with students at a youth running camp in celebration of Olympic Day on June 28, 2017 in Allison Park, Pa. ALLISON PARK, Pa.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
LA's confidence booms after games concept praised by IOC Evaluation Commission
 
 China.org.cn     2017-07-05 kl. 22:50     484 words
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LOS ANGELES, July 5 (Xinhua) -- The Los Angeles 2024 organizers will go into the Candidate City Briefing in Lausanne with more confidence after their

LA 2024's sustainable, low-risk Games Plan and its potential to help the Olympic and Paralympic Movements engage with the next generation underlines the US bid's alignment with the IOC's Olympic Agenda 2020 reforms....statement. "With no permanent venues to build and overwhelming public support, LA 2024 can concentrate on putting the best assets of the top global sports and entertainment market to work for the Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Classical and Rock Legends Alike Show Instrumental Support at 11th Annual Limbs for Life Foundation Benefit Gala and Auction
 
 BioPortfolio     2017-07-05 kl. 22:34     551 words
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DALLAS , Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Saturday, Feb. 25 , The Limbs for Life Foundation is rockin' and rollin' with their annual fundraising gala, "The Bach to Rock Ball.

Men's Sitting Volleyball Team and now has his sights set on achieving one more goal – helping the U.S. take home the Gold Medal at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London , England.  The spirited live auction is one of the highlights of the evening,
 
   
Warrior Games 2017: Keep fighting
 
 PublicNow.com     2017-07-05 kl. 22:11     1161 words
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Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Grant DeVuyst [Attachment] Petty Officer 1st Class Robert Troha, an intelligence specialist at Coast Guard Cryptologic Unit Texas in San Antonio, pushes off the pool wall during U.S.

The Coast Guard and Navy service members on the team compete with other disabled athletes in a wide variety of adaptive sports.
 
   
20th Maccabiah Games, known as Jewish Olympics, to open with record 10,000 athletes - JTA
 
 JTA     2017-07-05 kl. 21:52     234 words
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Athletes from the U.S. delegation to the 19th Maccabiah Games celebrating during the opening ceremonies at Jerusalem’s Teddy Stadium, July 19, 2013.

The competition categories are youth, open, master’s and Paralympics.

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Registration opens for SportAccord Convention 2018
 
 iSportConnect     2017-07-05 kl. 21:36     673 words
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SportAccord Convention confirms registration is open for the sixteenth edition of the Convention set to take place in Bangkok, Thailand from 15-20 April 2018.

As Deborah Jevans (CBE), former Tennis Player and the first woman to be appointed Director of Sport for both the Olympic and Paralympic Games (London 2012) told SportsPro during a podcast (08:05) at this year’s Convention in Aarhus, Denmark:
 
   
Team Navy Kicks Off 2017 Warrior Games
 
 Navy News Stand     2017-07-05 kl. 21:13     550 words
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By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Andy Brame, Navy Public Affairs Support Element CHICAGO (NNS) -- Team Navy kicked off the annual

The Warrior Games is an event that introduces wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans to Paralympic-style sports.
 
   
MACCABI VENTURES : Maccabiah Games Unite Jewish Athletes In Israel
 
 4 Traders     2017-07-05 kl. 20:43     824 words
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July 4 marked the beginning of the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel. The competition is the third-largest sporting event in the world, bringing together 10,000 athletes from 80 different countries.

The Paralympic division competes in sports such as wheelchair basketball and tennis.... Team USA participates in Israel Connect, a program for all open, junior and Paralympic athletes that takes them to multiple historic sites in Israel.
 
   
Vicky Tolfrey-Goosey Named VISTA 2017 Scientific Award Winner
 
 Around The Rings     2017-07-05 kl. 20:36     725 words
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The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that Professor Vicky Tolfrey-Goosey has received the 2017 IPC Paralympic Scientific Award, which will be presented at September’s VISTA Conference in Toronto, Canada.

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that Professor Vicky Tolfrey-Goosey has received the 2017 IPC Paralympic Scientific Award, which will be presented at September’s VISTA Conference in Toronto, Canada.She will deliver a
 
   
University of Birmingham backs 2022 bid
 
 Birmingham Newsroom     2017-07-05 kl. 20:28     1385 words
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University of Birmingham backs the Birmingham 2022 Bid University of Birmingham to host Hockey and Squash for Birmingham 2022 Facilities at

Its students and alumni brought home 7 medals (including 4 gold) from the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Tunisia to participate in World Para Athletics Championship in London
 
 Albawaba     2017-07-05 kl. 20:24     92 words
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The World Para Athletics Championship logo The national disability team flew Wednesday to London to participate in the World Para Athletics Championship set for July 14-23.

They will take part in a Paralympic meeting on July 8-9 in London to fine-tune preparations for the championship.
 
   
University honorary degrees for 2017
 
 University of Leeds     2017-07-05 kl. 19:33     1653 words
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T hirteen people will be presented with honorary degrees this year, recognising their achievements in a wide array of fields.

Grace Clough, Doctor of Laws Leeds graduate Grace Clough started rowing just three years before she took gold at the Rio Paralympic Games as part of the mixed coxed fours team, with whom she also secured two world rowing championship gold medals.
 
   
Meet the London 2017 competition: Team Ireland
 
 On Track Magazine     2017-07-05 kl. 19:33     860 words
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(Photo by Francois Nel/) Colette Carr Our neighbours from across the Irish Sea this afternoon announced a modest but strong team of just ten to

James Nolan’s team also features three current world record holders and boasts the small matter of the “fastest Paralympian in the world”.... Jason Smyth The “fastest Paralympian in the world” is looking to set the Olympic Park alight again as he looks...
 
   
Best of Bunschoten
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-05 kl. 19:11     575 words
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Dutch snowboarder talks favourite event, toughest competitors and ambitions for PyeongChang 2018. Dutch snowboarder Lisa Bunschoten is among the podium contenders for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Games in the women’s SB-LL2 category.

Dutch snowboarder Lisa Bunschoten is among the podium contenders for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Games in the women’s SB-LL2 category.Get to know the 21-year-old, who is coming off double-silver from the 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships
 
   
Swiss Paralympic extends airline partnership
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-05 kl. 19:11     152 words
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Swiss International Airlines to continue transporting Para athletes to major events. Swiss Paralympic has announced that it has extended its partnership with Swiss International Airlines (SWISS) until 2020.

Swiss Paralympic extends airline partnership.... Swiss Paralympic has announced that it has extended its partnership with Swiss International Airlines (SWISS) until 2020.The partnership makes SWISS the official airline for the National Paralympic...
 
   
FTI Consulting loses top energy lobbyist as Wynn walks
 
 Public Affairs News     2017-07-05 kl. 18:49     244 words
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The former EDF Energy heavyweight is yet to announce his next move. One of FTI Consulting’s top energy lobbyists has left the firm after less than two years. Gareth Wynn joined FTI as a senior managing director in 2015.

Gareth Wynn joined FTI as a senior managing director in 2015.He joined the consultancy after holding a number of key posts at EDF Energy including director of communications and group director for the Olympic and Paralympic programme.
 
   
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip Did the Most British Thing Ever on 4th of July.
 
 Vogue.com     2017-07-05 kl. 18:48     336 words
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Queen Elizabeth at the Palace of Holyroodhouse’s annual Garden Party. .

At 3 p.m. , the monarch opened her grand estate to over 8,000 exemplary Scots—local government officials, Paralympic medalists, charity workers, and all sorts of smartly dressed ladies and gentlemen, all in the name of Holyrood Week, an annual

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NTU to confer honorary degrees on inspirational achievers
 
 East Midlands Business Link     2017-07-05 kl. 18:37     488 words
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Charity campaigners, Olympic athletes, leaders from across the cultural worlds of film, music, heritage and design and the Chief Executive of a

Richard Davison, four time equestrian Olympian and a European medallist who was born in Nottingham will receive a Doctor of Science, along with fellow Nottingham athlete and British Paralympic swimmer, Oliver Hynd MBE.
 
   
Golden performances at Typhoo National Junior Athletics Championships
 
 B Daily     2017-07-05 kl. 18:11     649 words
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The North West region was delighted to lift the team trophy at this weekend’s Typhoo National Junior Athletics Championships.

Championships. The support has enabled 1400 disabled athletes this year to take part in this athletics programme across England.... Many elite disabled athletes began their own success at this prestigious event, including Hannah Cockroft, Hollie Arnold...
 
   
GREECE – OLYMPIC DAY CELEBRATED WITH REFUGEE CHILDREN
 
 The European Olympic Committees     2017-07-05 kl. 18:09     186 words
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The celebrations for the Olympic Day in Greece ended on Monday July 3. This year activities also took place at the Skaramangas Refugee camp, near the port of Piraeus.

and Paralympic sports to children and teenagers aged 6–18 years, with the assistance of Olympic medallists, champions and coaches.

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The Week In Team USA Results: June 27-July 4
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-05 kl. 17:48     976 words
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, 10:58 a.m. (ET) Swimmers who qualified for the world championship team are announced at the 2017 Phillips 66 National Championships at Indiana University Natatorium on July 1, 2017 in Indianapolis.

Olympic and Paralympic family, and track Team USA athletes as they compete around the globe with a preview of upcoming events.... Benning, Georgia, where Paralympian McKenna Dahl also won gold in R5 mixed 10-meter air rifle prone SH2.
 
   
Berlin to stage final World Series
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-05 kl. 17:45     364 words
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Last major Para swimming competition before Mexico City 2017 World Championships.

A number of Paralympic and world champions will be in attendance.... Belarus’ most successful Paralympian Ihar Boki , Japan’s six-time Paralympic medallist Keiichi Kimura and the Netherlands’ Rio 2016 silver medallist Olivier van de Voort will be some of...
 
   
TV Sports Awards 2017 to be hosted at Salle Des Etoiles, Sporting Club in Monaco
 
 iSportConnect     2017-07-05 kl. 17:36     373 words
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We are thrilled to announce that the TV Sports Awards (TVSA) will be returning for its third year. Applications to apply are open and tables and seats are now on sale.

Previous winners include former England and Manchester United footballer Rio Ferdinand and GB Paralympian Anne Wafula Strike MBE.
 
   
Paratriathlete Lauren Steadman Wants To Prove That Disability Sport Can Push The Boundaries
 
 Huffington Post UK     2017-07-05 kl. 17:08     691 words
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'I like to think that I raise the standard within my category.' Lauren Steadman is a double World Champion, European champion for the last four years and Paralympic games silver medallist.

Lauren Steadman is a double World Champion, European champion for the last four years and Paralympic games silver medallist.The 24-year-old, who manages to juggle her sporting successes with studying business, has competed at two Paralympic...

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British Shooting strike gold at USA Nationals
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-07-05 kl. 17:00     183 words
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5 hours ago The British Shooting Paralympic Programme returned from the USA Shooting Rifle and Pistol National Championships with nine medals, including four Golds.

5 hours ago The British Shooting Paralympic Programme returned from the USA Shooting Rifle and Pistol National Championships with nine medals, including four Golds.The event had been upgraded to a World Shooting Para Sport sanctioned event to
 
   
IOC Evaluation Report Finds 78% in LA Support 2024 Olympic Bid; 63% Across Paris
 
 GamesBids.com     2017-07-05 kl. 16:58     894 words
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An International Olympic Committee (IOC) 2024 bid evaluation report released Wednesday reveals 78 per cent across Los Angeles support the LA 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games bid while 63 per cent in Paris are in favor of the French project.

An International Olympic Committee (IOC) 2024 bid evaluation report released Wednesday reveals 78 per cent across Los Angeles support the LA 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games bid while 63 per cent in Paris are in favor of the French project.The

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July 6, 1987: Emirates flies direct to London
 
 Gulf News     2017-07-05 kl. 16:56     442 words
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Today in History: E Emirates launches its first direct flight to London 1987 - Emirates inaugurated its Dubai-London non-stop service with a full complement.

2016 - South African Paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to six years in prison for his girlfriend’s murder.Abdul Kareem, Head of Archive.
 
   
IPC set to miss out on vote for 2024 Games host
 
 Sportindustry.co.za     2017-07-05 kl. 16:53     347 words
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The host city for the 2024 Paralympics will be selected without the Paralympic leadership having a say in whether Los Angeles or Paris is chosen.

The host city for the 2024 Paralympics will be selected without the Paralympic leadership having a say in whether Los Angeles or Paris is chosen.It's the consequence of the International Paralympic Committee electing a new president in early

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Russia to organize alternative tournament in case Paralympic team banned from 2018 Games
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-07-05 kl. 16:48     25 words
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, the International Paralympic Committee decided to bar the entire Russian team from taking part in the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Brazil’s Rio de

Russia to organize alternative tournament in case Paralympic team banned from 2018 Games. , the International Paralympic Committee decided to bar the entire Russian team from taking part in the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Brazil’s Rio de.
 
   
See greatest Commonwealth Games celebrations of modern times as Birmingham
 
 Birmingham Mail     2017-07-05 kl. 16:47     302 words
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Fionnuala Bourke 14:29, 5 JUL 2017 The Commonwealth Games celebrate some of the most spectacular athletes of our times, and host cities have put on some amazing shows to mark the occasion.

The success of the Games quickly encouraged and inspired the future London bid for the 2012 Summer Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
Russia to organize alternative tournament in case Paralympic team banned from 2018 Games
 
 Tass.ru     2017-07-05 kl. 16:29     394 words
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MOSCOW, July 5. /TASS/. Russia is ready to organize its own alternative tournament for national Paralympians in case the national Paralympic team is

Russia to organize alternative tournament in case Paralympic team banned from 2018 Games.... Russia is ready to organize its own alternative tournament for national Paralympians in case the national Paralympic team is. ...barred from participating in 2018...
 
   
Childhood cancer - the emotional stages for parents
 
 IOL     2017-07-05 kl. 16:21     869 words
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 Hearing the doctor say the words “your child has cancer” will never be easy to hear. Parents go through several stages throughout this process much like the five stages of grief;  denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.

She then went on to represent South Africa at 3 Paralympic Games.
 
   
Paralympian Sara Andrés: Pursue your purpose with a smile
 
 Bupa     2017-07-05 kl. 16:19     220 words
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Sara Andrés is a Spanish Paralympic athlete who participated in the Rio Paralympic Games of 2016. Her physical ability as an athlete is impressive as shown during her 100, 200 and 400 meters runs.

Paralympian Sara Andrés:... Sara Andrés is a Spanish Paralympic athlete who participated in the Rio Paralympic Games of 2016.... The accident changed my life, but it is giving me some opportunities that I would otherwise not have had, such as athletics. “Rio 2016 was my first Paralympic...
 
   
“Barely any help for young blind & deaf people” – Money Advice Service
 
 Enable Magazine     2017-07-05 kl. 16:07     521 words
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L to R Kevin Satizabal – Young Ambassador RSBC – Mike Brace CBE – Money Mechanics Project Lead Sharan Jaswal from MyBnk An investigation by the

At the launch, Keynote speaker Toby Linton Burton, Chair of RAD, CFO at The Economist and British Sign Language user said “parents lacked the knowledge to help their Deaf child look after their finances.” Former Paralympian Mike Brace CBE, who
 
   
Sport England earmark £6m for TASS programme!
 
 Community Sport Network     2017-07-05 kl. 16:06     250 words
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Sport England has committed £6m to its scheme that helps young athletes balance the demands of training and competing with academic life.

At the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2016, 67 athletes who won medals came through the TASS system.
 
   
Windsor wunderkind meets Queen Elizabeth, wins young leader award
 
 CBC     2017-07-05 kl. 15:50     502 words
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20-year-old met said his fellow winners are inspiring his work Alexander Deans has seen the recently retired Bishop of London wear Snapchat glasses and had a private conversation with Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace.

Deans said one of the other winners was a Paralympic swimmer and he's already looking at ways his iAid could help visually impaired swimmers and runners.

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Do blind people express their emotions in the same way as people who can see?
 
 EurekAlert!     2017-07-05 kl. 15:48     760 words
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Scientists at the University of Geneva (UNIGE) reviewed 80 years of research on the facial expression of emotions in blind people in an attempt to answer an oft-debated question: are these expressions innate or acquired?

Scientists analysed the 2004 Paralympic Games: blind and sighted athletes articulated their happiness and disappointment in similar ways, including the forced smiles of competitors who finished second, so close to their goal.

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Clare Cunningham selected for UK Sport Leadership Programme
 
 Tri247.com     2017-07-05 kl. 15:46     454 words
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International Leadership Programme participants announced Clare Cunningham selected for flagship UK Sport programme Great Britain’s recently

At the 1992 Barcelona Paralympic Games she won a Gold and four Silver medals, before retiring from swimming after the 1996 Games in Atlanta.... Alec Lochore,  British Equestrian Anna Scott-Marshall,  British Paralympic Association Beth Tweddle,  British...
 
   
Fourth parade wows crowds
 
 Jackson Hole News&Guide     2017-07-05 kl. 15:31     848 words
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Downtown Jackson was a sea of red, white and blue Tuesday as locals and visitors gathered to watch the Fourth of July parade. The streets were lined with every version of the American flag possible — hats, tank tops, glasses, shorts and cowboy boots.

Paralympic Team. He and others showcased bikes, like an electric assist bike, that make it easier to get into the backcountry or have access to trails that might otherwise be impossible for them.
 
   
Dutch teenager aiming to build on Rio 2016 success at Swimming World Series in Berlin
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-07-05 kl. 15:08     272 words
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Dutch teenager Liesette Bruinsma is targeting the final stop on the World Para Swimming World Series starting tomorrow in Berlin as she seeks to continue the superb breakthrough form she showed in 2016.

Dutch teenager Liesette Bruinsma is targeting the final stop on the World Para Swimming World Series starting tomorrow in Berlin as she seeks to continue the superb breakthrough form she showed in 2016.The 16-year-old won five Paralympic medals,
 
   
20th Maccabiah Starts Thursday: 10,000 Athletes from 80 Countries, 150,000 Foreign Guests
 
 Jewish Press     2017-07-05 kl. 15:06     802 words
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Photo Credit: Courtesy 20th Maccabiah The 20th Maccabiah , marking the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem, will be the largest in the history of the Games with a record number of athletes from 80 countries around the world.

Paralympic events will include basketball, table tennis, and swimming.
 
   
GB JUDO SQUAD ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 IBSA EUROPEAN JUDO CHAMPIONSHIPS
 
 British Judo Association     2017-07-05 kl. 15:00     382 words
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A seven strong GB Judo team has been selected for the 2017 IBSA European Judo Championships in Walsall from Friday 4 to Sunday 6 August.

A seven strong GB Judo team has been selected for the 2017 IBSA European Judo Championships in Walsall from Friday 4 to Sunday 6 August.The British team will be led by Rio 2016 Paralympians...

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Ireland announce London 2017 team
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-05 kl. 14:53     412 words
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Paralympic champions lead squad of ten for World Para Athletics Championships. Paralympics Ireland has announced a team of ten for the 2017 Para Athletics World Championships which are set to take place in London, Great Britain, from 14-23 July.

Paralympic champions lead squad of ten for World Para Athletics Championships.... Paralympics Ireland has announced a team of ten for the 2017 Para Athletics World Championships which are set to take place in London, Great Britain, from 14-23 July.The Irish team boasts five Paralympic...

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£20k raised for terminally-ill Derbyshire woman’s cancer appeal
 
 Amber Valley Info     2017-07-05 kl. 14:36     3451 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
 
   
7/7 survivor and Paralympic sitting volleyball star Martine Wright on
 
 YOU Magazine     2017-07-05 kl. 14:32     121 words
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by Luisa Metcalfe When I was in hospital and I thought my life was over my mum said: ‘You're still here, you can walk again and you will get new legs.' I am lucky that I had that choice. My C-legs [C stands for computerised] have microchips in the knees to help them bend – if you haven't got your normal legs, they're the best ones you can have!

7/7 survivor and Paralympic sitting volleyball star Martine Wright on. ...family, puppy love and her amazing legs.by Luisa Metcalfe When I was in hospital and I thought my life was over my mum said: ‘You're still here, you can walk again and you
 
   
First World Para Power-lifting athletes to be elected
 
 VON.gov.ng     2017-07-05 kl. 14:18     182 words
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Tweet on Twitter The World Para Power-lifting body has invited all National Paralympic Committees to nominate candidates for the first Athletes’ representative election holding in September.

Tweet on Twitter The World Para Power-lifting body has invited all National Paralympic Committees to nominate candidates for the first Athletes’ representative election holding in September.A statement on the International Paralympic Committee

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Coaching Conference will be on September 23/24
 
 Scottish Athletics     2017-07-05 kl. 14:10     479 words
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Wednesday 5th July 2017 Eilidh Doyle in Rio image by Mark Shearman  Presentations from the 2016 Coaching Conference scottish athletics are

development. Coaches to 2016 Olympians were very prominent, including Andy Young ( Laura Muir ) and Robert Hawkins ( Callum Hawkins and Derek Hawkins ) as well as Aston Moore , who coaches Scottish Paralympic...
 
   
County Juvenile Athletics Championships Preview
 
 Radio Kerry     2017-07-05 kl. 14:10     82 words
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ATHLETICS The County Juvenile Athletics Championships take place this evening. With the details, Tom O’ Donoghue………. http://www.radiokerry.ie/wp-content/uploads/sites/16/tom-wed.

With the details, Tom O’ Donoghue………. http://www.radiokerry.ie/wp-content/uploads/sites/16/tom-wed.mp3 Five Paralympic medallists have been included in the Irish team for the World championships in London this month.... Gold medallists Jason Smyth and Michael McKillop are among those included along with the Cork’s trio of throwing Paralympic...
 
   
£87m goes into bank account of EuroMillions jackpot winner
 
 Bailiwick Express     2017-07-05 kl. 14:04     203 words
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It is the seventh-biggest jackpot ever claimed in the UK. A lottery player is settling into life £87 million richer after Camelot said it had validated and paid out Friday’s EuroMillions jackpot.

Paralympic champions.”.

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Home advantage for Para equestrian stars
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-05 kl. 13:28     218 words
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British and German riders lead fields at Hartpury and Uberherrn. The host nations of Great Britain and Germany are expected to dominate their respective three-star Para equestrian competitions this week.

Over in Germany, multi-Paralympic, world and European champion Hannelore Brenner is the big home favourite at the Uberherrn competition this weekend (7-9 July).... Also competing in Germany are world and Paralympic champion Michele George from Belgium,...
 
   
New complex to open in Tokyo’s Ginza in spri...
 
 The Japan News     2017-07-05 kl. 13:25     332 words
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The Yomiuri Shimbun A new icon will join the Ginza landscape ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, as The Yomiuri Shimbun, Mitsui Fudosan Co.

New complex to open in Tokyo’s Ginza in spri...The Yomiuri Shimbun A new icon will join the Ginza landscape ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, as The Yomiuri Shimbun, Mitsui Fudosan Co.and other enterprises announced on Wednesday

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Sochi – from 2014 Winter Olympics host to sought-after 2018 World Cup base
 
 Russia Today     2017-07-05 kl. 13:21     670 words
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Three years on from hosting the 2014 Winter Olympics, the southern Russian resort of Sochi is now being eyed by several potential World Cup 2018 teams as a sunny seaside base for the tournament. RT Sport went to investigate why.

  The World Cup next year will be the fourth major sporting event Sochi has played host to in as many years, having already seen the Winter Olympics, the Paralympics and the Confederations Cup, as well as hosting the Russian Grand Prix every year

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Blink Wins Grand Prix at Cannes Lions for 'We're The Superhumans'
 
 Little Black Book     2017-07-05 kl. 13:18     209 words
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John Lewis' ‘Buster The Boxer’ also took home 3 Silver and 3 Bronze Lions, with Dougal winning Bronze for Direction A huge win for Blink at

John Lewis' ‘Buster The Boxer’ also took home 3 Silver and 3 Bronze Lions, with Dougal winning Bronze for Direction A huge win for Blink at. ...Cannes this year with Dougal Wilson scooping up the coveted Grand Prix for Channel 4’s Paralympics
 
   
Echo Sport Preview July 2 Edition
 
 Echo.ie     2017-07-05 kl. 12:32     368 words
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This week in Echo Sport all eyes are on the Europa League first round qualifier between St Patrick’s Athletic and Skonto of Riga, which takes place on Thursday evening in Latvia.

qualified for the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games.
 
   
Blake set to gear down in distance
 
 ViewNews.co.uk     2017-07-05 kl. 12:07     684 words
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PAUL Blake has declared himself in good shape for World Para Athletics Championships to be held at the London Stadium in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park later this month writes Stuart Broom.

adjusting to life without the 800m, and concentrating instead on the sprint races, 100m and 200m, after the Paralympic committee decided to withdraw the 800m from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
 
   
Emotional ties: 7/7 tube bombing survivor and Paralympic sitting volleyball star Martine Wright on family support, puppy love and her amazing legs
 
 You.co.uk     2017-07-05 kl. 12:07     541 words
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05/07/2017, 9:52 AM by Luisa Metcalfe   When I was in hospital and I thought my life was over my mum said: ‘You’re still here, you can walk again and you will get new legs.’ I am lucky that I had that choice.

Emotional ties: 7/7 tube bombing survivor and Paralympic sitting volleyball star Martine Wright on family support, puppy love and her amazing legs....     This, my favourite photo from the 2012 Paralympics, was taken during my first game.

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5 Facts About...Hongzhuan Zhou
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-05 kl. 12:02     148 words
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What you need to know about China's 5-time Paralympic champion wheelchair racer ahead of London 2017. New to the ‘Ones to Watch’ list this year, Hongzhuan Zhou competes in the T53 class for wheelchair racers.

What you need to know about China's 5-time Paralympic champion wheelchair racer ahead of London 2017.... New to the ‘Ones to Watch’ list this year, Hongzhuan Zhou competes in the T53 class for wheelchair racers.The multiple Paralympic and world champion...
 
   
Takeda re-elected President of Japanese Olympic Committee for 10th time
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-07-05 kl. 11:49     218 words
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Tsunekazu Takeda has been re-elected for 10th consecutive two-year term as President of the Japanese Olympic Committee at an Executive Board meeting today.

JOC in October 2001. He had led Tokyo's successful bid for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  The 69-year-old Takeda will be joined by a new head of development, All Japan Judo chairman Yasuhiro Yamashita, with Japan Skating Federation chief Seiko...
 
   
ATOS : Amendment to the AMAFI liquidity agreement
 
 Nasdaq     2017-07-05 kl. 11:36     205 words
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- Pursuant to article 11 of the AMAFI liquidity agreement entered into on February 13, 2006 with Atos SE and in order to allow Rothschild & Cie

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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Health benefits of beetroot »
 
 Trinidad and Tobago's Newsday     2017-07-05 kl. 11:27     707 words
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WHETHER you roast it whole, blend into a classic soup or drink as juice like the Olympians do –beetroot is low in fat, full of vitamins and minerals and packed with powerful antioxidants –a health-food titan.

Beetroot juice has gained popularity since Paralympic gold medallist David Weir announced that a shot of the juice was his secret to success.

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Ottobock to supply prosthetic services at 2017 Invictus Games
 
 Healio     2017-07-05 kl. 11:26     189 words
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Ottobock HealthCare will supply prosthetic and technical services at the 2017 Invictus Games, scheduled for Sept. 23 through 30, in Toronto, according to a press release.

According to Ottobock, its technical services team will include experienced Paralympic and Invictus team experts, who will adjust, repair and replace limbs or braces as needed.
 
   
High Achievers: Gaudreault has qualities to be world's best water polo goalie
 
 True Viral News     2017-07-05 kl. 11:22     1669 words
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She didn’t ask for it. She wasn’t expecting it. All she was trying to do was pay attention and enjoy the Ottawa Titans Water Polo Club tryout camp. “David Hart was my first coach. He pulled me from the group and said you’re going to be a goalie.

to finish second in the junior boys’ division at the Future Links driven by Acura Quebec golf championships at Milby Golf Club … Canada’s team to the International Paralympic Committee’s world athletics championships July 14-23 in London,
 
   
QUICKER PROCESSING Haneda Airport to install face recognition gates for localsJuly 5, 2017
 
 Asahi.com     2017-07-05 kl. 11:07     205 words
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Tokyo’s Haneda Airport will install face recognition gates for Japanese arrivals to cut time at immigration from October.

The measure is being introduced ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games when foreign arrivals are expected to soar.

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Lady Fraser of Carmyllie receives MBE at Queen’s investiture ceremony
 
 Tayside and Fife Courier     2017-07-05 kl. 11:07     381 words
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Lady Fraser of Carmyllie after receiving her OBE. Lady Fraser of Carmyllie received an MBE for her services to charity in Edinburgh on Tuesday.

At the Paralympics in Rio last summer, he took singles gold and a silver medal in the doubles.

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Hawthorne defeats Smallwood to stay unbeaten in Prince-Mont Swim League
 
 SoMdNews.com     2017-07-05 kl. 11:06     801 words
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Although the overall team outcome had been decided well before they dove into the pool alongside one another for the 15- to 18-year-old boys 100-meter

for the USA Paralympics, set the Hawthorne pool record in the 50 fly just two weeks after setting the Smallwood pool record in that event in the opening Prince-Mont meet. “Conor is really great competition,” Sapp said. “He’s definitely fast.
 
   
Who is Nikki Fox? Watchdog Live presenter and award-winning journalist who has muscular dystrophy
 
 Irish Sun     2017-07-05 kl. 11:05     362 words
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Nikki will be back on our screens tonight, but what do we know about her? WATCHDOG returns tonight, which means presenter Nikki Fox will be back on our screens. But who exactly is the award-winning journalist? Here’s all you need to know.

Her role saw her cover the Paralympics and in addition to this, she signed up to co-present Watchdog Live last year.
 
   
Your 50p could be worth £185, here's which of the 54 to...
 
 DevonLive.com     2017-07-05 kl. 11:04     1117 words
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There are more than 50 different 50p coins currently in circulation across the UK - and some of them could be worth up to £185.

(Photo: ChangeChecker) In 2012, the Royal Mint released 29 commemorative 50p coins representing the sports of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.... Roderick Enriquez, a graphic designer from London, chose to design the wrestling 50p coin because it's such a well respected, historical sport, and of course, played a significant part in the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Churchill opens nationwide this Friday.
 
 Showbiz in FULL HD     2017-07-05 kl. 11:00     10704 words
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CHURCHILL Age Restriction: 7-9 PGL Running time: 98min Cast: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery, Julian Wadham, Ella Purnell Director:

exploring the events leading to the tragic Valentine’s Day killing of Reeva Steenkamp by Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

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2017 SEA Games Tickets Are Now On Sale, Selling For As Cheap As RM10 Only
 
 Malaysia MSN     2017-07-05 kl. 10:58     370 words
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One of the most anticipated sporting events of the year will be returning soon in about a month. We will be hosting the 2017 SEA Games which is slated to kick off this 19 August and will run until 30 August .

Fans can gain free entry to games that aren’t listed above as well as the Paralympic games events.
 
   
PM renews call for NK participation in PyeongChang Olympics
 
 Korea Herald     2017-07-05 kl. 10:52     288 words
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South Korea's Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon on Wednesday renewed Seoul's call for North Korea to participate in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics despite heightened tensions over the North's new missile test.

During the session, Gangwon Province reported to the premier that the construction of 12 stadiums for the PyeongChang Olympics and Paralympics is now 96 percent complete, while the 16 roads around the stadiums are 82 percent complete.