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Machokulturen ska förändras
 
 SVT Nyheter Värmland     2017-09-16 kl. 06:04     432 words
 
Nu ska publiken vid Färjestads hemmamatcher påverkas att bli mer jämställd. Framförallt ska skeva normer och förväntningar på hur män ska bete sig brytas.

Flera idrottsprofiler står bakom satsningen, bland andra förre hockeyspelaren Peller Prestberg, multisportaren och paralympiern Anders Olsson och hockeyexperten Sanny Lindström som tvingades ge upp sin spelarkarriär för fem år sedan efter en
 
   
Pernilla från Ystad leder nya skytteunionen
 
 Ystads Allehanda Plus     2017-09-16 kl. 00:09     588 words
 
Officiellt är den bildad nu -Sveriges och Norges union inom paraskytte. Landslagen i de båda länderna ska träna och tävla under samma förbundskaptener, vilka är Pernilla Svensson från Ystad och skytteikonen Jonas Jacobsson.

Cato Zahl Pedersen, som är ordförande för all paralympisk sport i Norge, är nöjd och glad över att det hela är sjösatt och han tror att de norska och svenska skyttarna ska hjälpa varandra till många framgångar. -... Vid sin sida har Pernilla Svensson alltså skyttelegendaren Jonas Jacobsson som bland mycket annat vunnit 17 guld i Paralympics...
 
   
Stor satsning på rekrytering till parasport
 
 Sveriges Radio Sörmland     2017-09-15 kl. 17:33     191 words
 
I helgen kommer över åttio deltagare till Eskilstuna för att delta i Parasportförbundets träningsläger.

Stor satsning på rekrytering till parasport.
 
   
Så ska idrottsrörelsen främja mänskliga rättigheter
 
 LO-TCO Biståndsnämnd     2017-09-15 kl. 11:53     366 words
 
En ny handbok har lanserats av Riksidrottsförbundet och LO. Syftet är att hjälpa den svenska idrottsrörelsen i arbetet för mänskliga rättigheter inom nationell och internationell idrott.

Bakgrund: Sommaren 2016 underteckndade representanter för Riksidrottsförbundet (RF), Sveriges Olympiska kommitté (SOK, Sveriges Paralympiska Kommitté, Svenska Fotbollsförbundet, Svenska Handbollsförbundet, LO, Byggnads, Hotell- och...
 
   
Innovativ gyroteknologi ger rullstolsburna större frihet
 
 BioStock     2017-09-14 kl. 18:00     500 words
 
En vanlig rullstol är nästan omöjlig att köra i sand och kan även vara svår att använda på gräs, kullersten eller annan oländig terräng.

Marit är även paralympisk guldmedaljvinnare i Sitski.
 
   
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KL2017: THAIS SET EYES ON 13 GOLD IN TABLE TENNIS
 
 Sports247.my     2017-09-16 kl. 08:49     240 words
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WITH 27 gold medals on offer in table tennis competition, Thailand is looking at a humble target of 13 in the 9th ASEAN Para Games which begins Sunday (17 Sept).

The Thais will have the presence of two Rio de Janeiro Paralympic bronze medallists in men’s Class 6 singles player Rungroj Thainiyom and men’s Class 3 team of Yuttajak Glinbancheun and Anurak Laowong to lend a helping hand.
 
   
Canberra's Annabelle Lindsay eyes Paralympic Games in wheelchair basketball
 
 WA Today     2017-09-16 kl. 08:35     14 words
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Wheelchair basketball has given Annabelle Lindsay a new lease on the game she loves.

Canberra's Annabelle Lindsay eyes Paralympic Games in wheelchair basketball.
 
   
Canberra's Annabelle Lindsay eyes Paralympic Games in wheelchair basketball
 
 Melbourne Age     2017-09-16 kl. 08:34     399 words
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Canberra's Annabelle Lindsay grew up dreaming of playing basketball for Australia but the Paralympic Games was never on her radar.

Canberra's Annabelle Lindsay eyes Paralympic Games in wheelchair basketball.... Canberra's Annabelle Lindsay grew up dreaming of playing basketball for Australia but the Paralympic Games was never on her radar.That was before injury struck and left her...

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PARA ARCHERY: STF GETS THUMBS UP, READY FOR GAMES
 
 Sports247.my     2017-09-16 kl. 08:10     263 words
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THE Synthetic Turf Field (STF) of the Kuala Lumpur Sports City in Bukit Jalil – venue for the 9th ASEAN Para Games archery competition, is almost ready for use.

We still have another two days to ensure everything is in place for the tournament. “Currently we are fixing ramps for wheelchair spectators,” said Faizil, a former national Para archery coach who led the team to the 2008 Paralympics in Beijing,
 
   
ASEAN PARA GAMES 2017: PHILIPPINES BANK HOPES ON MEDINA, RIDOR
 
 Sports247.my     2017-09-16 kl. 08:10     318 words
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ALL eyes will be on Josephine Medina as the Rio Paralympics table tennis bronze medallist checks into Kuala Lumpur, along with 111 athletes for the 9th ASEAN Para Games Kuala Lumpur 2017 which begins from Sept 17-23.

ALL eyes will be on Josephine Medina as the Rio Paralympics table tennis bronze medallist checks into Kuala Lumpur, along with 111 athletes for the 9th ASEAN Para Games Kuala Lumpur 2017 which begins from Sept 17-23.The Filipinos, the next host of
 
   
Van Cong Going For Gold No 6
 
 Sports247.my     2017-09-16 kl. 08:10     244 words
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VIETNAM’S most celebrated powerlifting athlete Le Van Cong aims to continue his gold-medal winning feats in the ASEAN Para Games Kuala Lumpur 2017.

Since then the 33-year-old, who was born prematurely in 1984 with legs too small to use, continued breaking records and the pinnacle of his achievements was a gold medal at the 2016 Rio Paralympics. “I am aiming for my sixth gold medal in the
 
   
Paralympian Gemma Rose Foo Beats the Odds; Achieves Success in her Studies and Competitive Equestrian Sport
 
 India Education Diary.in     2017-09-16 kl. 08:08     558 words
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Chennai: The Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) is Singapore’s oldest not-for-profit professional institute for lifelong learning.

Paralympian Gemma Rose Foo Beats the Odds; Achieves Success in her Studies and Competitive Equestrian Sport.... The institute is proud to announce that Gemma Rose Foo, MDIS School of Media and Communications student and Team Singapore Paralympian,...
 
   
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 Hxen.com     2017-09-16 kl. 07:53     361 words
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Limbless man swims from England to France To cross the English Channel – the stretch of water between England and France - is no mean feat.

This will to overcome adversity also motivated many of the athletes seen at the Paralympic Games in Beijing in 2008.
 
   
Only one month left to find today’s Welsh legends
 
 Wales Online     2017-09-16 kl. 07:38     907 words
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With only one month left until the closing date of nominations for the St David Awards, now is your chance to nominate your “Welsh legend” for Wales’ national awards.

The Welsh members of Team GB and Paralympics GB reached the final of the Sport category after a very successful Olympic Games and Paralympics in Rio in 2016.... The 24 Welsh athletes selected by Team GB was the largest ever overseas contingent of Welsh athletes at an Olympic Games, while the 26 Welsh Paralympic...
 
   
Desborough boy wins incredible seven gold medals at World Dwarf Games
 
 Northamptonshire Telegraph     2017-09-16 kl. 07:21     335 words
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A Desborough boy’s trip to the World Dwarf Games in Canada saw him return home with 10 medals - seven of which were gold. Bruce Dee is a 10-year-old Stamford Junior School pupil who has dwarfism and loves sport.

ages. “I’m sure we’ll hear more about Bruce in the future - stand by by for headlines at the 2024 Paris Paralympics.”.

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Olympians West, Britcher, Mortensen/Terdiman Win USA Luge Start Championships
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-09-16 kl. 07:10     396 words
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By Gary R. Blockus | Sept. 15, 2017, 11:44 p.m. (ET) Tucker West prepares to compete at the 2016 FIL World Cup on Dec. 16, 2016 in Park City, Utah.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Nathan Chen, Max Aaron Top Podium At U.S. International Figure Skating Classic
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-09-16 kl. 07:10     480 words
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By Gary R. Blockus | Sept. 16, 2017, 12:27 a.m. (ET) Nathan Chen competes in the men's free skate at the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championshipson Feb. 19, 2017 in Gangneung, South Korea.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Amazing success of Glen Parva 53-year-old named new World’s Strongest Disabled Man
 
 Leicester Mercury     2017-09-16 kl. 06:24     470 words
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Pete Linnett is a doubly inspiring weightlifter, proving that neither disability nor age need be a barrier to success.

Read More Since he began lifting weights nearly 40 years ago, Pete has excelled in many competitions, competing in the British Paralympics squad in the 1990s and taking on able-bodied opponents in bench pressing contests since then.
 
   
Harry celebrates 33rd birthday as fans wait to see if he proposes to Meghan UK
 
 Guernsey Press     2017-09-16 kl. 06:23     637 words
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Prince Harry is celebrating his 33rd birthday, with royal fans waiting to see whether this will be the year he weds his actress girlfriend Meghan Markle.

Advertising The Prince, who founded the Invictus Games, a Paralympic-style competition for wounded, injured and sick former and still-serving servicemen and women, will be in the Canadian city carrying out public appearances from September 22 to
 
   
Milan awarded 2019 IOC Session
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-16 kl. 06:12     363 words
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Milan will host the 2019 edition of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) following their official selection here today. The Italian city was the only bidder.

The Italian city was the only bidder.The main issues at what will be the 134th Session are expected to be the selection of the host city for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games and the ratification for the sports programme at Tokyo 2020.

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BAM to push for inclusion of men’s doubles in 2020 Tokyo Paralympics
 
 thestar.com.my     2017-09-16 kl. 04:33     359 words
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THE Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) have promised to push for the inclusion of men’s doubles event in the Tokyo Paralympic Games in 2020.

BAM to push for inclusion of men’s doubles in 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.... THE Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) have promised to push for the inclusion of men’s doubles event in the Tokyo Paralympic Games in 2020.BAM president Datuk Seri Norza...
 
   
152 athletes to get Rs 50,000 stipend: Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
 
 DNA India     2017-09-16 kl. 04:21     244 words
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Newly-appointed union sports minister, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, on Friday, announced a benchmark decision to give stipend of Rs. 50,000 per month to 152 selected athletes.

If top players are being given financial support, more medals are expected to come in.” -Devendra Jhajharia, Indian Paralympic javelin thrower.

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New Indian Express (web)
 
   
Banstead paralympian tells how sport helped her get over 'devastating' car crash
 
 Surrey Mirror     2017-09-16 kl. 03:56     32 words
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SarahEvGeorge Posted: September 15, 2017 Tania Nadarajah took up archery as part of her rehabilitation after being involved in a car crash

Banstead paralympian tells how sport helped her get over 'devastating' car crash.
 
   
Ready, steady, Strictly! As the Saturday night dancing extravaganza goes live, Jonnie, Alexandra, Brian and Charlotte on fear, flirty frocks and fake tan
 
 Daily Mail     2017-09-16 kl. 03:54     3087 words
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Jenny Johnston For Weekend Magazine 23:31 BST, 15 September 2017

Factor winner Alexandra Burke, actor Brian Conley, Debbie McGee, Holby City actor Joe McFadden, This Morning presenter Ruth Langsford, Paralympic sprinter Jonnie Peacock, Ex-Holby City actress Chizzy Akudolu, Sunday Brunch host Simon Rimmer and The

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Tony Ward: Many in sport owe a debt to the brilliance of PJ Smyth
 
 Irish Independent     2017-09-16 kl. 03:37     917 words
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In eight sad days in August two of the most iconic figures in world rugby departed this life.

Development Officer with Coaching Ireland and vice-president of Paralympics Ireland Liam Moggan and I guess Dave Mahedy and I in our different walks of sporting life can be added to that list too.
 
   
USATF holds first RunJumpThrow program adapted for youth with disabilities
 
 USA Track and Field     2017-09-16 kl. 03:11     505 words
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With 13% of school-aged children having a disability, the addition of adaptive components integrated into the core RJT curriculum will increase the inclusion of participants with disabilities in physical activity.

Special guests include 1976 Olympic gold medalist diver Jennifer Chandler and Paralympic gold medalist basketball player Mary Allison Cook. “Being physically active provides the cornerstone for a healthy lifestyle, and RunJumpThrow now has the
 
   
Medina eyes table tennis gold in KL Para Games
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-09-16 kl. 02:33     25 words
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KUALA LUMPUR – Paralympics table tennis bronze medal winner Josephine Medina hopes to claim another medal in the ASEAN Para Games which begins

KUALA LUMPUR – Paralympics table tennis bronze medal winner Josephine Medina hopes to claim another medal in the ASEAN Para Games which begins. ...tomorrow at th.
 
   
BP : Over $40B to be invested in ACG development
 
 4 Traders     2017-09-16 kl. 02:23     145 words
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Contract of the Century was realized thanks to Heydar Aliyev's activity.

We support National Olympic and Paralympic Committees of Azerbaijan.
 
   
Records and winners made at fourth annual California Classic Paralympic swim event
 
 Yucaipa News Mirror     2017-09-16 kl. 02:22     965 words
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American swim records were set by Leanne Smith and Jonathan Pierce while others were satisfied by lowering personal times at the fourth California Classic.

Records and winners made at fourth annual California Classic Paralympic swim event.... American swim records were set by Leanne Smith and Jonathan Pierce while others were satisfied by lowering personal times at the fourth California Classic.Over 50 Paralympic...
 
   
Russia doping tension marks IOC meetings
 
 Special Broadcasting Service     2017-09-16 kl. 02:14     501 words
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The raw feelings created by the Russian doping scandal spilled onto the floor and into the hallways of the International Olympic Committee meetings

"No." Russia's unwillingness to acknowledge this problem seems certain to stall the nation's re-entry into the sports world on many fronts - notably its anti-doping agency, track team, and Paralympic team.

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Norman wins paratriathlon world title
 
 Greene County Dailies     2017-09-16 kl. 01:56     888 words
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ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands — She won the Paralympic gold medal almost exactly year ago, now she’s a World Champion, too.

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands — She won the Paralympic gold medal almost exactly year ago, now she’s a World Champion, too.Grace Norman, of Jamestown, battled back from a 43-second deficit to win the ITU World Paratriathlon Grand Final, on the

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Grace Norman, 19, Follows Debut Paralympic Title With Paratriathlon World Championship Gold
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-09-16 kl. 01:55     402 words
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By Gary R. Blockus | Sept. 15, 2017, 1:59 p.m. (ET) Grace Norman, pictured at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, won the second world title of her career in Rotterdam.

Grace Norman, 19, Follows Debut Paralympic Title With Paratriathlon World Championship Gold.... By Gary R. Blockus | Sept. 15, 2017, 1:59 p.m. (ET) Grace Norman, pictured at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, won the second world title of her career in Rotterdam.Grace Norman, the first paratriathlete to win a gold medal in Paralympic...
 
   
Kezia Dugdale wins Politician of the Year at Icon Awards
 
 Herald Scotland     2017-09-16 kl. 01:18     253 words
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Get the latest local news straight to your inbox every day FORMER Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale has been named Politician of the Year at a prestigious award ceremony celebrating diversity and the LGBTQI community.

Other winners include Jordan Daly, the co-founder of the Tie Campaign for LGBTI inclusive education, and Paralympic gold medallist Gordon Reid MBE.
 
   
Strictly 2017: Gemma Atkinson and Mollie King set to go head-tp-head in dancefloor sex war
 
 Daily Star     2017-09-16 kl. 01:17     424 words
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STRICTLY bombshells Gemma Atkinson and Mollie King are set to go head-to-head in a dancefloor sex war. The curvy Emmerdale star and shapely Saturdays singer have already been handed the steamiest routines for the first live show.

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 sexiest pictures Scottish comedian Susan Calman and partner Kevin Clifton and Paralympian Jonnie Peacock and Oti Mabuse will also perform the classic dance.

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Daily Star (web)
 
   
On This Day: When Jason Queally gave Great Britain the dream start to 2000 Sydney Olympic Games
 
 Yorkshire Post     2017-09-16 kl. 01:03     542 words
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When Jason Queally pressed his bike over the finish line at Sydney’s Dunc Gray Velodrome 17 years ago, it signalled a sea change of British fortunes at the Olympic Games.

A brief return saw him compete at the 2010 World Championships but failure to earn selection for London 2012 led him to change paths and ride in as a pilot in Paralympic tandem events.Ed White.
 
   
Table tennis: Josephine Medina eyes more succ...
 
 Dotemirates.com     2017-09-16 kl. 00:38     243 words
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Top table-tennis player Josephine Medina wants to make sure that her golden reign in Southeast Asia continues in this year’s ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur.

Table tennis: Josephine Medina eyes more succ...Top table-tennis player Josephine Medina wants to make sure that her golden reign in Southeast Asia continues in this year’s ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur.Medina, a bronze medalist in the 2016 Paralympics...
 
   
Some 50p coins are worth FAR more than face value - do you have one of these hiding in your pocket?
 
 Birmingham Mail     2017-09-16 kl. 00:21     719 words
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You might want to rummage through your pockets – as your change could be worth a small fortune. Experts estimated one in 300 people currently have a Kew Gardens 50p – which means there’s probably about 4,000 in Birmingham.

3. Triathlon Olympic 50p In 2012, the Royal Mint released 29 commemorative 50p coins representing the sports of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.... 5. Wrestling Olympic 50p 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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Birmingham Mail (web)
 
   
Pernilla från Ystad leder nya skytteunionen
 
 Ystads Allehanda Plus     2017-09-16 kl. 00:09     588 words
 
Officiellt är den bildad nu -Sveriges och Norges union inom paraskytte. Landslagen i de båda länderna ska träna och tävla under samma förbundskaptener, vilka är Pernilla Svensson från Ystad och skytteikonen Jonas Jacobsson.

Cato Zahl Pedersen, som är ordförande för all paralympisk sport i Norge, är nöjd och glad över att det hela är sjösatt och han tror att de norska och svenska skyttarna ska hjälpa varandra till många framgångar. -... Vid sin sida har Pernilla Svensson alltså skyttelegendaren Jonas Jacobsson som bland mycket annat vunnit 17 guld i Paralympics...
 
   
DeFrantz confirmed as IOC vice-president as Hoevertsz and Oswald elected to Executive Board
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-16 kl. 00:08     706 words
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Anita DeFrantz has been elected as an International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president and Aruba’s Nicole Hoevertsz and Switzerland’s Denis Oswald joined the Executive Board here today.

The 64-year-old, a member of the IOC Executive Board for the past four years, thanked the members for their support of her candidacy and decision to award Los Angeles the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  Los Angeles 2028 have hailed the election

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British Columbia’s Desirae Ridenour Caps Off Golden Season with Top-10 Finish at Triathlon Junior World Champs
 
 Triathlon Canada     2017-09-16 kl. 00:02     773 words
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ROTTERDAM, NED— Canadian teenager Desirae Ridenour completed a stellar 2017 season with her second-straight top-10 finish at the Junior Women’s Triathlon World Championship race on Friday in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

With the support of its valued corporate partners –Project, Training Peaks, Zizu Optics, Flight Centre, and Polar – along with the Government of Canada, Canadian Olympic Committee, Canadian Paralympic Committee, and Own the Podium, Triathlon
 
   
Former Sky Scholar Olivia Breen is a world beater after a testing few years, with help of Sky and family
 
 Sky Sports     2017-09-15 kl. 23:46     618 words
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By Mark Ashenden Last Updated: 15/09/17 10:01pm "Rio did not go well for Livvy. She spent most of her time crying or being angry and her emotions were all over the place. I collected her from Heathrow and we hoped she would take a different direction.

The words of Helen Breen, former lawyer and mother of Olivia, born with cerebral palsy, two-time Paralympian and former Sky Sports Scholar.... Olivia did indeed under-achieve at the 2016 Paralympics in Brazil.

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Honour for Paralympic gold medallist
 
 University Of Wolverhampton     2017-09-15 kl. 23:21     21 words
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A gold medal-winning Paralympian has added to his haul of accolades with an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton.

Honour for Paralympic gold medallist.... A gold medal-winning Paralympian has added to his haul of accolades with an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton.
 
   
... and enjoy spruced-up restrooms
 
 Straits Times     2017-09-15 kl. 23:11     199 words
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CHIBA (Japan) • At any airport, the restrooms are among the most heavily used amenities and a reputation of a country can, well, be flushed down the toilet if the service is not up to par. Japan does not want to slip up on that score.

With the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics upcoming, Narita International Airport Corp, operator of the airport, plans to introduce electronic warm-water bidet toilets with heated seats in 147 restrooms.
 
   
Channelling his inner strength
 
 Straits Times     2017-09-15 kl. 23:11     722 words
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Disability sport in Singapore has enjoyed a boost following the country's hosting of the 2015 Asean Para Games.

What he lacked in energy he made up for in determination, said his coach Jaffa Mohamed Salleh, who also trains Rio Paralympian wheelchair racer Norsilawati Sa'at.

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Straits Times (web)
 
   
Russia doping tension marks final day of IOC meetings
 
 Macon Telegraph     2017-09-15 kl. 23:08     843 words
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The raw feelings created by the Russian doping scandal spilled onto the floor and into the hallways of the International Olympic Committee meetings

Russia's unwillingness to acknowledge the state-sponsored program is a problem, as it is a requirement for re-entry into the sports world on many fronts — notably its anti-doping agency, track team and Paralympic team.

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LFW SS18: Teatum Jones
 
 The Glass Magazine     2017-09-15 kl. 22:57     219 words
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TEATUM Jones understands fashion as a message. Communicating freedom as SS18 centres around the story of Paralympian Natasha Baker who competes in dressage as it gives her the legs taken away from her by Transverse Myelitis.

Communicating freedom as SS18 centres around the story of Paralympian Natasha Baker who competes in dressage as it gives her the legs taken away from her by Transverse Myelitis.Using the sportswoman as muse, the duo fabricates the optimism of the

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Difficult day for Claire Cashmore after crashing at paratriathlon world championships
 
 Kidderminster Shuttle     2017-09-15 kl. 22:21     142 words
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KIDDERMINSTER'S Claire Cashmore had to settle with a sixth-placed finish at the Paratriathlon World Championships in Rotterdam after crashing out on the bike leg.

the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio, has recently swapped the pool for paratriathlon and enjoyed immediate success to secure her place in the GB squad.

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Teatum Jones RTW Spring 2018
 
 WWD.com     2017-09-15 kl. 22:19     258 words
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The collection was dedicated to Paralympic athletic Natasha Baker.

The collection was dedicated to Paralympic athletic Natasha Baker.Galleries Collection Catherine Teatum and Rob Jones delved further into their exploration of the body for spring 2018 — a theme they committed to examining through all of their
 
   
South Natomas theft robs disabled athletes of chance to compete
 
 ABC10.com     2017-09-15 kl. 22:08     341 words
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Photo courtesy of the Sacramento Royals Wheelchair Basketball program. The trailer wasn’t much to look at — just a small flatbed utility trailer. But the modest trailer performed a very important function for some Sacramento area athletes.

South Natomas theft robs disabled athletes of chance to compete....do.” Szutowicz and Christian Rodriguez started a team about six years ago to serve disabled athletes in the Sacramento area, and soon branched out with a youth program, because of a lack...

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Four Women's Hall of Fame inductees to be Sunday panelists
 
 Finger Lakes Times     2017-09-15 kl. 22:03     344 words
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SENECA FALLS — On Saturday, Victoria Jackson, Sherry Lansing, Aimee Mullins and Carol Mutter will be inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame. On Sunday, the four new Hall of Famers will participate in a 10 a.m.

Mullins is a world-record-holding paralympic athlete.
 
   
Macron holds celebratory reception at Élysée Palace for conquering Paris 2024 team
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-15 kl. 21:59     348 words
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French President, Emmanuel Macron, praised the "spirit of unity" of the successful Paris bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games today at a

French President, Emmanuel Macron, praised the "spirit of unity" of the successful Paris bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games today at a. ...welcoming ceremony at the Élysée Palace for the team returning victorious from the International

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Lincoln Financial Group Sponsors American Paralympian Jeff Glasbrenner
 
 M2     2017-09-15 kl. 21:15     288 words
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Lincoln Financial Group has announced its continued sponsorship of Jeff Glasbrenner, a Paralympic athlete, who in 2016, became the first American amputee to summit Mt. Everest, the company said.

Lincoln Financial Group Sponsors American Paralympian Jeff Glasbrenner.... Lincoln Financial Group has announced its continued sponsorship of Jeff Glasbrenner, a Paralympic athlete, who in 2016, became the first American amputee to summit Mt.
 
   
University of Worcester's deputy head awarded a top teaching award
 
 Worcester News     2017-09-15 kl. 21:12     379 words
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UNIVERSITY of Worcester's deputy head of the Institute of Sport and Exercise Science has been awarded one of the country's top teaching awards.

renowned sporting universities as well as the Japanese Paralympic Committee, at the Nippon Foundation in Japan.
 
   
Team USA’s Ben Thompson Wins Bronze At World Archery Para Championships
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-09-15 kl. 20:34     338 words
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By Gary R. Blockus | Sept. 15, 2017, 1:06 p.m. (ET) Ben Thompson (R) competes at the World Archery Para Championships on Sept. 13, 2017 in Beijing.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.... Thompson earned a men’s compound team gold medal at the 2015 world championships in Germany and an individual bronze medal at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, but he missed a spot on the 2016 Rio Paralympic...
 
   
Scholastic Announces 44 Kid Reporters Selected to Join 2017-18 Scholastic News Kids Press Corps
 
 NewKerala.com     2017-09-15 kl. 19:38     552 words
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NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2017 : Today, the award-winning Scholastic News Kids Press Corps welcomed 44 Kid Reporters, ages 10-14, to cover current events,

Hayden; Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr.; Paralympic gold medalist Alana Nichols; U.S.
 
   
London Fashion Week round-up: Disability and dystopia under the spotlight
 
 The Independent     2017-09-15 kl. 19:37     655 words
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Everything you need to know from the first day of catwalk shows Marking the start of the capital’s biannual showcase, London Fashion Week officially declared its doors open today with a volley of crowd-pulling catwalk shows.

duo paid homage to a dressage Paralympian  and to beauty in disability  A continuation of AW17 The Body Part I, this season Teatum Jones moved into SS18 The Body Part II, as part of their 12-month long examination of our relationship with the human

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Sangram beats Radford in Jadhav Memorial Kushti Championship
 
 Times of India     2017-09-15 kl. 19:28     479 words
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NEW DELHI: Sangram Singh defeated Kevin Radford Jr. to win the inaugural KD Jadhav Memorial Kushti Championship belt at the Talkatora Indoor Stadium on Friday evening.

Paralympic silver medallist Deepa Malik and professional basketball player Satnam Singh Bhamara were also present.

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Athletics: Secrets of sustaining our sporting success
 
 New Zealand Herald     2017-09-15 kl. 19:27     1741 words
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Think Peter Snell and Murray Halberg; then think Walker, Dixon and Quax; then, with the greatest respect, set them aside. Now is the best period New Zealand athletics has had. So the question is: how to sustain it?

S eatter and Newman both have high regard for the work of 57-year-old Goodman, the former Tasmanian teacher who has been in the role since 2011, having come from Australia's Institute of Sport and Paralympic programme.
 
   
Will WADA Learn From Due Process Mistake?
 
 Law360     2017-09-15 kl. 19:14     103 words
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, 1:03 PM EDT Law360, New York (September 15, 2017, 1:03 PM EDT) -- When, to great fanfare, the World Anti-Doping Agency issued its final report on

When, to great fanfare, the World Anti-Doping Agency issued its final report on. ...Russian doping last December with 1,166 pieces of evidence, few questioned the absence of due process that barred from Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Amputee models walked the runway at London Fashion Week
 
 Yahoo Beauty     2017-09-15 kl. 19:07     259 words
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Fashion label Teatum Jones doesn’t just preach diversity — they show it.

She was joined by Natasha Baker, a Paralympic dressage rider, who was also featured in a video that played in the background called The Body Part Two .

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Banstead paralympian tells how sport helped her get over 'devastating' car crash
 
 Surrey Mirror     2017-09-15 kl. 19:02     830 words
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A Banstead Paralympian who was left paralysed from the waist down after being invloved in "life-changing" car crash has told of how she turned her life around to become a successful athlete following the "devastating" collision.

Banstead paralympian tells how sport helped her get over 'devastating' car crash.... A Banstead Paralympian who was left paralysed from the waist down after being invloved in "life-changing" car crash has told of how she turned her life around to become a...

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Canada's Stefan Daniel reaches top of podium at para-triathlon worlds
 
 CBC     2017-09-15 kl. 19:01     366 words
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20-year-old was eager to regain title following silver in Rio Canada's Stefan Daniel took gold in para-triathlon at the world championships in Rotterdam, the Netherlands on Friday.

on a mission to reclaim the honour after being forced to settle for second place behind his top rival Martin Schulz of Germany at the sport's Paralympic debut last year in Rio.

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428 New Swim Jobs You Might Love
 
 SwimSwam     2017-09-15 kl. 18:55     7646 words
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By on SwimSwam 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 1115 Swim Jobs .

This programme includes athletes targeting the Asian Para Games in 2018 and preparing for the 2020 Paralympic Games.
 
   
What Journalists Can Do Better to Cover the Disability Beat
 
 Greaterdiversity.com     2017-09-15 kl. 18:47     1850 words
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WE’VE ALL READ headlines like this before: “This Student With Cerebral Palsy Went to Prom With Her Best Friend and It Was Magical.

More coverage of the Paralympic Games in sports, more on police brutality against people with disabilities from crime reporters, and more on the challenges of dating for women with disabilities .
 
   
World Triathlon Series 2017: Andy Lewis wins gold as Britain claim eight medals
 
 BBC     2017-09-15 kl. 18:47     170 words
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World Triathlon Series, Grand Final Venue: Rotterdam. Date: Saturday, 16 September. Races: 12:06 men's race, 14:51 women's race Coverage: BBC Two, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, BBC Sport website and app.

PT2 Paralympic champion Lewis, 34, won by more than a minute, while Dave Ellis also took gold in the PTVI class.

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Gauteng Sport Awards 2017 finalists shine
 
 Stokveltalk     2017-09-15 kl. 18:39     1102 words
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This year’s celebration of the Province’s sporting stars is dedicated to the self-less legacy of struggle icon Oliver Reginald Tambo, who would have turned 100 in October.

This year’s celebration of the Province’s sporting stars is dedicated to the self-less legacy of struggle icon Oliver Reginald Tambo, who would have turned 100 in October.It is the year of ‘Unity in Action’ as we honour a man who fought hard for
 
   
Defending champion Wu forced to settle for bronze at World Archery Para Championships
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-15 kl. 18:24     358 words
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Defending champion Wu Chunyan was among the six individual archers to take bronze medals at the 2017 World Archery Para Championships in Beijing today.

Sports for Persons with Disabilities Centre, a venue at the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games.... The Chinese archer trailed only two-time Paralympic champion Zahra Nemati of Iran in qualification but found herself upset by Turkey’s Merve Nur Eroglu in the...

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Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Swimming Events Reduced, Athlete Numbers Steady
 
 SwimSwam     2017-09-15 kl. 18:07     344 words
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Earlier this summer FINA celebrated the addition of three events to the Olympic swimming schedule  for the 2020 Tokyo Games, finally bringing parity to the men’s and women’s line-ups, as well as tacking on the mixed 4 x 100 medley relay.

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Swimming Events Reduced, Athlete Numbers Steady....this increases the number of medals events in regular Olympic swimming from 46 to 49, finally surpassing athletics, the number of events for Paralympic swimming at the Tokyo Games...

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4 women who profoundly changed the country
 
 Rochester Democrat and Chronicle     2017-09-15 kl. 18:02     1605 words
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CLOSE The CSU professor and famed autism advocate talked to a 9News anchor about the honor of going into the National Women's Hall of Fame.

Mullins  (Photo: Courtesy of National Women's Hall of Fame) Aimee Mullins, who had both legs amputated below the knee as an infant, set three world records as a sprinter and long jumper at the 1996 Paralympics in Atlanta, became the youngest person at...

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Norman retains title at World Para-triathlon Championships in Rotterdam
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-15 kl. 17:34     595 words
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Grace Norman of the United States successfully defended her women's PTS5 title at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Para-triathlon Championships in Rotterdam today.

Her accolades since then have included a gold medal at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games and an ITU World Para-triathlon Series victory in Edmonton in July, though she also struggled with an injury at the beginning of the 2017 season. “It was a lot

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Royal Couple Alert! Meghan Markle Is Expected to Join Prince Harry at His Invictus Games in Toronto
 
 People     2017-09-15 kl. 17:29     294 words
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When Prince Harry kicks off his Invictus Games in Toronto later this month, his girlfriend Meghan Markle will be there to show her support. Markle is expected to attend the games — which run from Sept. 23 to Sept.

We’re two people who are really happy and in love.” The royal, who turns 33 on Friday, started his Paralympic-style Invictus Games for wounded service members around the world in London in 2014.

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Armani, Hilfiger, Versace, Rihanna: big beasts head to London fashion week
 
 The Guardian     2017-09-15 kl. 17:26     995 words
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International stars have been lured by the city’s pop culture heritage, but fashion week is keeping its idiosyncratic edge Fashion week is now in the entertainment business. Designers of today crave fans, not customers.

Later, Kelly Knox was one of two models with visible disabilities on the catwalk for the design duo Teatum Jones, who dedicated their show to the “piercing sense of clarity and calm in the face of challenge” shown by the 11-time Paralympian
 
   
Worldwide education in Para sport grows
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-09-15 kl. 17:25     445 words
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Thailand and Chile latest countries to host training courses The knowledge of Para sports across the world is continuing to develop after three education courses were staged in Asia and Latin America.

A great step from theory to practices, with a lot of tips and guides in common errors.” For more information on World Para Powerlifting and World Para Athletics education programmes please contact jana.hasenberg@paralympic.org and visit the
 
   
Stephanie Jallen: 3 reasons to watch PyeongChang 2018
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-09-15 kl. 17:25     221 words
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Where else can you watch a skier fly down a mountain in high speed on one leg?

Where else can you watch a skier fly down a mountain in high speed on one leg?There is no other major international competition where you can watch USA’s Stephanie Jallen ski at her best, and fastest, than at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter
 
   
Boccia tournament to be held in KCMO
 
 The Gardner News     2017-09-15 kl. 17:16     289 words
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USA Boccia is proud to announce that the 2017 BISFed World Open Boccia Tournament will be hosted at the KCI Expo Center in Kansas City, Mo., on Sept. 22-29, 2017. Boccia is a Paralympic sport of accuracy, strategy, and mental toughness.

22-29, 2017. Boccia is a Paralympic sport of accuracy, strategy, and mental toughness.Boccia is played individually, as well as in teams, using leather balls.... USA Boccia is expecting to host 15 countries, which will bring 120 athletes with disabilities, 200 coaches and staff, plus 40 international officials to for this Paralympic...
 
   
Grace Norman wins second straight world paratriathlon championship
 
 Springfield News Sun     2017-09-15 kl. 17:15     229 words
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Grace Norman won her second straight world paratriahlon championship today in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

She won a gold medal in the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

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Russian Paralympic Committee gets right to register its athletes for IPC-led competitions
 
 Tass.ru     2017-09-15 kl. 17:02     251 words
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MOSCOW, September 15. /TASS/. The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has granted the Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) the right to access the

Russian Paralympic Committee gets right to register its athletes for IPC-led competitions.... The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has granted the Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) the right to access the. ...Sports Data Management System (SDMS) through which athletes are registered for qualification Paralympic...

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Cedarville University student defends world title at ITU Paratriathlon World Championships
 
 WKEF ABC 22     2017-09-15 kl. 16:56     210 words
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(Photo courtesy Robin Norman) CEDARVILLE, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) - Just more than 4,000 miles away from home, Cedarville University student Grace

On top of her back-to-back world championships, Norman also brought home a gold medal for the United States at the Paralympics in Rio, and was nominated for an ESPY award.... She was the first person ever to get that specific gold medal as the sport made its Paralympic...
 
   
The Olympics in Paris in 2024: a team victory for a jubilant and exemplary Games
 
 Premier Ministre     2017-09-15 kl. 16:49     243 words
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The President of the Republic and the whole of his Government are proud of the IOC’s decision to entrust the organisation of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games to Paris and to France.

The President of the Republic and the whole of his Government are proud of the IOC’s decision to entrust the organisation of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games to Paris and to France.France "will bear with pride the Olympic values of
 
   
George Osborne's Revenge
 
 Esquire     2017-09-15 kl. 16:37     6663 words
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At a little after 6:30, nearly every weekday morning, George Osborne—forty-six years old, tall, rich, boyish, tieless; for six years the chancellor of

At the London Paralympics, he arrived in the stadium to give out the medals and was booed by the crowd.
 
   
Bell Pottinger’s: Not just a PR disaster
 
 Hindu Business Line     2017-09-15 kl. 16:37     1044 words
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Earlier this week, one of the UK’s largest and most prestigious public relations firms, Bell Pottinger’s, went into ‘administration’ after being thrown out of the UK trade body.

Set up just under 20 years ago by a former advisor to former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, Bell has had clients from Oscar Pistorius, Paralympian and convicted murderer, to the family of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and the Pinochet
 
   
USA Nordic appoint development director
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-15 kl. 16:34     156 words
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USA Nordic has announced that Sarah Anderson has joined the governing body as development director.

Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

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Paris Will Host the 2024 Olympics. Now, France Has to Ensure They’re Safe – TIME
 
 Nigeria Today.ng     2017-09-15 kl. 16:33     177 words
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TIME Paris Will Host the 2024 Olympics. Now, France Has to Ensure They're Safe TIME The timing in Paris early Friday morning could hardly have been more ominous.

awarded them the right to host the Summer Games … Paris celebrating as it's set to host Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024 Lonely Planet Travel News all 16 news articles » This post was syndicated from Sports -
 
   
Javelina Chase gets 2018 date
 
 Eastern Arizona Courier     2017-09-15 kl. 16:26     171 words
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DUNCAN — It might still be in the distance, but the 2018 Javelina Chase cycling event is starting to take shape. The dates for the cycling races and events have been set for April 14-15, 2018.

National Team Paralympic cyclist David Berling, who recently competed at the UCI Para-cycling Road World Championships in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.
 
   
Frith and Stretton set up gold-medal showdown as Rumary picks up bronze in Beijing
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-09-15 kl. 16:25     350 words
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3 hours ago The women’s individual W1 archers stole the show on day three in Beijing, as Jessica Stretton and Jo Frith set up an all-British final and Victoria Rumary claimed bronze on her World Para-Archery Championships debut.

joined the Paralympic World Class Programme in March, defeated Russia’s Anna Ilina convincingly 137-124 to advance to the semi-final – where she fell to compatriot Frith.
 
   
There's a free pop-up cinema coming to North Wales this weekend
 
 North Wales Daily Post     2017-09-15 kl. 16:18     1309 words
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It's part of a jam packed programme of events at this year's Llawn Arts Festival Struggling to find something to do this weekend? Here’s the answer to your prayers - a pop-up cinema in LLandudno.

thousand twinkling star-lights paraded at the Paralympic opening ceremony of London 2012.

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‘Dancing With the Stars’: Silver Season 25 celebrities, pros ready to rock the ballroom
 
 The Mercury News     2017-09-15 kl. 16:07     681 words
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Confetti cannons? Ready! Glitter, sequins and spangles by the truckload? Ready! Thirteen celebs and an equal number of dance pros? Ready to rumba and rock, tango and jive!

So here are the celebrities and their pro partners for Season 25, alphabetically by last name: * Paralympics swimmer Victoria Arlen with pro Val Chmerkovskiy VICTORIA ARLEN AND VALENTIN CHMERKOVSKIY (ABC/Craig Sjodin)  * Pro wrestler Nikki Bella,

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German Insurance Institutions sign on as sponsors of 2018 World Wheelchair Basketball Championships
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-15 kl. 15:59     268 words
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A number of German Social Accident Institution branches have signed deals to sponsor the 2018 Wheelchair Basketball World Championships, scheduled to take place in Hamburg.

The US won both the men's and women's Paralympic titles in Rio de Janeiro last year.Max Winters.

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Paris 2024: Together we did it!
 
 Consulat de France au Cap     2017-09-15 kl. 15:54     460 words
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- A historic triumph for Paris and France It is with immense pride that our country will host these games again, one hundred years after the 1924 Olympic Games , the last ones to have taken place in the capital.

These Olympic and Paralympic Games will stand apart from those before them because they are in line with the core values of Paris and France , namely solidarity, sustainable development and responsability at every level:
 
   
Ellis Brigham SnowFest Launch Party
 
 InTheSnow     2017-09-15 kl. 15:53     195 words
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Snowfest 2017 will kick off in earnest with a free-to-attend launch party at the Ellis Brigham Mountain Sport flagship Covent Garden store.

In addition, Team GB halfpipe skier James Machon, Team GB freestyle skier Katie Summerhayes and Team GB Paralympic alpine skier Millie Knight, who competes in slalom and giant slalom, will be on hand to answer questions and offer insights about the
 
   
GB Paratriathletes kick-off Grand Final in fine style
 
 Tri247.com     2017-09-15 kl. 15:46     889 words
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Two Gold, Three Silver and Three Bronze for GB in Rotterdam Was that the best performance ever from the Great Britain Paratriathlon team? Now that was an impressive morning.

Now that was an impressive morning.The introduction of Paratriathlon onto the the programme at the Paralympic Games has, as with any sport, raised the standards across the board and further expanded the international reach of the sport.
 
   
Sportissimo links up with World Para Athletics
 
 sportbusiness.com     2017-09-15 kl. 15:43     173 words
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Sportissimo links up with World Para Athletics Posted: News Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Sportissimo, an Italian supplier of

News Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Sportissimo, an Italian supplier of. ...track and field equipment, has teamed up with the World Para Athletics division of the International Paralympic Committee.
 
   
Industry urged to get behind Golden Thread Ball 2017 supporting children’s charities
 
 Triathlonbusiness.com     2017-09-15 kl. 15:39     366 words
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This November, Rio Paralympic Silver Medallist Lauren Steadman, and her friend, Natalie Shapanis, are getting together to host a black tie charity ball, at Banking Hall in London, UK.

This November, Rio Paralympic Silver Medallist Lauren Steadman, and her friend, Natalie Shapanis, are getting together to host a black tie charity ball, at Banking Hall in London, UK.The exclusive Golden Thread Ball 2017 takes place on Saturday 4
 
   
Olympics-Pyeongchang 2018 Games struggle with tickets and legacy
 
 Yahoo! Sports     2017-09-15 kl. 15:37     394 words
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LIMA, Sept 13 (Reuters) - The basics for next year's Pyeongchang winter Olympics are in place but the International Olympic Committee (IOC) urged

"Low-demand competitions -- some snow venues, cross-country and Paralympic Games -- there demand was less than 10, 20 percent."
 
   
The Lt. Governor of Delhi, Shri Anil Baijal, the NDMC Chairman, Shri Naresh Kumar, the NDMC Brand Ambassador and Paralympics athlete, Ms. Deepa Malik and other dignitaries during the launch of ‘Swachhta Hi Sewa’ cleanliness campaign, jointly organised by
 
 Press Information Bureau     2017-09-15 kl. 15:22     18 words
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The Lt. Governor of Delhi, Shri Anil Baijal, the NDMC Chairman, Shri Naresh Kumar, the NDMC Brand Ambassador and Paralympics athlete, Ms.

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IOC member Hoevertsz awarded IFBB Spirit of Sport Award
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-15 kl. 15:21     366 words
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International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Nicole Hoevertsz has received the International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB) Spirit of Sport Award.

She has acted as an IOC scrutineer at ballots including the process to choose the host city of the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2015, when the vote had to be re-staged due to problems with the electronic system.Daniel Etchells.
 
   
FISU Education Committee member delivers speech at EAS Dual Career Conference
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-09-15 kl. 15:14     328 words
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Mojca Doupona Topic, an International University Sports Federation (FISU) Education Committee working group member, has given a presentation at the European Athlete Student (EAS) Dual Career Conference 2017.

These programmes have become an important part of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Paralympic Committee's work to support Olympians and Paralympians.
 
   
'No one over 45 should do Strictly!' Dame Joan Collins, 84, takes aim at the 2017 Strictly Come Dancing line-up... which features NINE contestants in the 'older' age bracket
 
 Daily Mail     2017-09-15 kl. 15:03     1008 words
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Andrew Bullock For Mailonline 10:52 BST, 15 September 2017

The youngest competitor will be 24-year-old paralympian Jonnie Peacock this year, with dancer A J Pritchard the youngest pro at 21.

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Amputee models take to the runway at Teatum Jones
 
 Mail Online UK     2017-09-15 kl. 14:56     410 words
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London-based design duo Catherine Teatum and Rob Jones presented their SS18 collection on FridayEnlisted the help of several amputee models for their

The were joined by other able-bodied models who marched down the catwalk while a film about Paralympian Natasha Baker, known as the ‘Horse Whisperer’, played in the background.... Another model with one arm stunned in a blue silk gown with an oversize eyelet on the catwalk on Friday Catherine Teatum and Rob Jones (pictured) sent models down the runway while a film about Paralympian...

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Gold medalist at Games
 
 Castanet.net     2017-09-15 kl. 14:51     272 words
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Photo: Wayne Emde Paralympic gold medalist Darryl Neighbour is competing at the BC 55+ Games. Darryl Neighbour and his Lower Mainland team of curlers are battling hard against younger opponents at the BC 55+ Games in Vernon.

Photo: Wayne Emde Paralympic gold medalist Darryl Neighbour is competing at the BC 55+ Games.... Darryl Neighbour and his Lower Mainland team of curlers are battling hard against younger opponents at the BC 55+ Games in Vernon.A gold medal winner with Team Canada at the 2010 Paralympic...
 
   
‘Dancing With The Stars’ Contestant Victoria Arlen Has An Incredible Story
 
 Billings Gazette     2017-09-15 kl. 14:51     814 words
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Paralympic gold medalist Victoria Arlen is set to be one of the contestants on season 25 of “Dancing with the Stars,” and boy has she earned her place on that stage.

Paralympic gold medalist Victoria Arlen is set to be one of the contestants on season 25 of “Dancing with the Stars,” and boy has she earned her place on that stage.Arlen has , and you’re going to be rooting for her to take home the DWTS

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Why are huge green tentacles bursting out of this Llandudno shopping centre?
 
 North Wales Daily Post     2017-09-15 kl. 14:35     206 words
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A large monster seems to have taken up residence at the Victoria shopping centre Anyone concerned that Llandudno is under attack from a huge monster shouldn’t worry...it’s just an art installation.

Filthy Luker is renowned for his commissions for Cirque du Soleil and his life-size sperm whale covered in 1,000 twinkling lights, which paraded at the Paralympic opening ceremony in London in 2.

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Populous claims Paris 2024 Olympics will be 'most sustainable games ever'
 
 Architects' Journal     2017-09-15 kl. 14:16     263 words
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The UK-based practice, which also designed the London 2012 Olympic Stadium, worked with French engineering group Egis on the bid, developing designs for 38 Olympic and Paralympic venues around the city .

The UK-based practice, which also designed the London 2012 Olympic Stadium, worked with French engineering group Egis on the bid, developing designs for 38 Olympic and Paralympic venues around the city .  The victorious concept of ‘Paris as an

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Aust paratriathletes celebrate world gold
 
 Northern Territory Government     2017-09-15 kl. 14:13     160 words
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Australia has enjoyed a golden start to the ITU World Triathlon Championships in Rotterdam, with its all-conquering paratriathletes grabbing two gold and two silver medals on the opening day.

second world crown to her Paralympic win from last year and her first world title in 2015 with guide, 2000 Olympic silver medallist Michellie Jones.... And in further bad luck for the Australians, a crash also early in the bike cost Victoria's Paralympian...

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New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) in association with Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT)...
 
 Orissadiary.com     2017-09-15 kl. 13:51     368 words
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SHARE Facebook Twitter New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) in association with Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) launched the fortnight long ‘Swachhta Hi Sewa’ cleanliness campaign here today. The Lt.

DoPT Joint Secretary Shri G D Tripathi, NDMC Brand Ambassador and Paralympics athlete Ms.

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