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Superlöftet siktar mot Paralympics i Tokyo 2020
 
 Barometern     2017-10-03 kl. 07:03     1360 words
 
Han siktar mot Paralympics i Tokyo 2020. Men målet är större än så. - Drömmen är att leva på parabordtennisen, säger Daniel Gustafsson. Hultsfredssonen Daniel Gustafsson började spela bordtennis redan som sjuåring.

Superlöftet siktar mot Paralympics i Tokyo 2020.... Han siktar mot Paralympics i Tokyo 2020.... Nu är det Paralympics i Tokyo 2020 som är nästa mål.... Några som var med i Paralympics i Rio har lagt av.... Hur skulle det kännas att spela en final i Paralympics...

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Anna-Carin Ahlquist: "Mitt bästa EM-guld"
 
 Göteborgs-Posten     2017-10-02 kl. 18:03     277 words
 
Anna-Carin Ahlquist från Göteborg har tagit sitt fjärde EM-guld i bordtennis. - Med tanke på hur motigt senaste året har varit, är det nog det EM-guld jag värdesätter mest, säger hon.

Vi har mötts i flera mästerskap, senast i Paralympics, och det har alltid varit tuffa matcher, men den här gången lyckades jag besegra henne, säger en nöjd Anna-Carin Ahlquist till GP.... I Paralympics i London 2012 vann Anna-Carin Ahlquist guld i singel...
 
   
Stipendium till 75 studerande elitidrottare - här finns hela listan
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-10-02 kl. 15:40     421 words
 
Pressmeddelande * Okt 02, 2017 15:40 CEST Konståkningsstjärnan Joshi Helgesson, landslagsboxaren Abdesslam Chabi, simstjärnan Maja Reichard och dressyrryttaren Ludwig Wilken.

49 av stipendiaterna är kvinnor (65 procent) och 26 är män (35 procent) Alla 75 stipendiater håller landslagsnivå i sin idrott, ett flertal har medverkat på EM, VM, Paralympics eller OS (junior/senior) och ett antal har tagit medalj på

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SVERIGES FRÄMSTA IDROTTSKOMMUNER 2017
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-10-02 kl. 12:39     1360 words
 
Resultatet av Sport & Affärers kommunranking 2017 presenterades under seminariet Professionell idrott i Jönköping den 2/10.

Stark kommun för handikappidrotter genom verksamheten. på Norrbacka och Solnaspelen.... Mycket stark elitidrottskommun där elitlagen används i. destinationsmarknadsföringen: fotboll (AIK, Sveriges största idrottsförening), ishockey, basket, handboll, golf, tennis, ridsport, speedway och handikappidrotter...

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Pistorius movie comes as unpleasant surprise for Reeva’s grieving family
 
 Herald Live     2017-10-03 kl. 08:22     433 words
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June and Barry Steenkamp knew nothing about an upcoming biopic – Oscar Pistorius: Blade Runner Killer – and were horrified to read in a report that “the movie is told from [Reeva] Steenkamp and her mother’s perspective”.

Blade Runner Killer – and were horrified to read in a report that “the movie is told from Steenkamp and her mother’s perspective”.The Steenkamps’ daughter, Port Elizabeth model Reeva, was shot dead by Paralympian Pistorius in his Pretoria
 
   
ParalympicsGB para canoeist Emma Wiggs MBE nominated for Sunday Times Disability Sportswoman of the Year 2017
 
 Sportsvibe.co.uk     2017-10-03 kl. 08:09     549 words
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Tuesday 3rd October   EMERGE Sport Management athlete Emma Wiggs MBE has made the shortlist for the  Sunday  Times Disability Sportswoman of the Year 2017.

ParalympicsGB para canoeist Emma Wiggs MBE nominated for Sunday Times Disability Sportswoman of the Year 2017.... Those titles, along with her Gold medal at the Rio 2016 Paralympics, means she currently has the distinction of being a Grand Slam champion,...
 
   
John Cena reacts after Nikki Bella performs on DWTS
 
 Mail Online UK     2017-10-03 kl. 07:32     2950 words
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John Cena was put on the spot on Dancing With The Stars on Monday after his fiancee Nikki Bella steamed up the stage with the sexiest dance of the season.

Paralympic athlete Victoria Arlen also admitted that her guilty pleasure, the Chumbawamba song Tubthumping, was a way of coping with being bullied at school 'because I was the new kid, in a wheelchair.'
 
   
AtoS : Reinforcement of Worldline’s presence in India with the acquisition of the Indian payment service provider MRL PosNet
 
 4 Traders     2017-10-03 kl. 07:27     821 words
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Greater reach to banks in Southern India Access to low cost terminal sourcing and POS management platform adapted to Indian market Reinforcement

The Group is the Worldwide Information Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.
 
   
Decorated Paralympian leaves students star-struck at academy award night
 
 Grimsby Telegraph     2017-10-03 kl. 07:08     571 words
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Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, one of Britain’s greatest athletes, presented awards to students at a school awards night just a day after appearing on live television in Canada, commentating at the Invictus Games.

Decorated Paralympian leaves students star-struck at academy award night.... Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, one of Britain’s greatest athletes, presented awards to students at a school awards night just a day after appearing on live television in Canada, commentating at the Invictus Games.The decorated Paralympic...

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The real competition is the huge unbanked population: Anil Ramachandran, CMO, IndusInd
 
 Best Media Info     2017-10-03 kl. 06:34     828 words
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Anil Ramachandran Instead of competing for customers in the already cluttered urban market, IndusInd Bank, one of the new generation private sector banks in the country, is focusing on India's 19 per cent unbanked population for growth.

Ramachandran named ‘commoditisation’ of the sector as the major one. “It becomes difficult to find a story to tell and to differentiate.” IndusInd had recently invested significantly in sponsoring the Paralympics.
 
   
Australian Wheelchair Tennis season commences
 
 Tennis Australia     2017-10-03 kl. 06:33     821 words
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The Australian Wheelchair Tennis season is set to host some of the world’s best local and international players as they prepare for the prestigious Australian Open.

awareness of the sport in communities and hopefully encourages people of all abilities to get involved,” Tawse said. “Demand for wheelchair tennis continues to grow, thanks to a bigger investment in the sport and the popularity of Paralympic gold
 
   
Strictly Come Dancing's judges claimed to ‘love' routines a staggering 44 times on Saturday night
 
 The Sun     2017-10-03 kl. 06:24     378 words
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Shirley Ballas, Darcey Bussell, Craig Revel Horwood and Bruno Tonioli told the stars how much they loved their performances using variations of 'love' and 'I loved it'

the BBC show This Morning presenter Ruth Langsford dancing the Charleston and received high points than last week Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock danced the Jive on a blade Comedian and presenter Susan Calman performed the Charleston with dance
 
   
Proof That Prince Harry Would Make A Really Great Dad
 
 True Viral News     2017-10-03 kl. 06:17     294 words
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This little girl unknowingly just did something that will give her bragging rights for the rest of her life: She stole food from Prince Harry.

the event next to Hayley and David Henson (a paralympic athlete who appears to have worked with the 33-year-old in the past) and their daughter Emily, who brazenly reached over and grabbed some out of the hands of the British royal.
 
   
Becca Meyers Shows Strong at Para Swimming Canadian Open Day 1
 
 SwimSwam     2017-10-03 kl. 05:48     338 words
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By on SwimSwam Para Swimming Canadian Open Monday, October 2nd-Wednesday, October 4th Toronto Pan Am Sport Centre, Toronto, Canada LCM Meet

On the men’s side 2016 Paralympic gold medalist Brendan Hall , who swim in the S9 class, took first in 4:16.14.
 
   
'You cannot deny someone a well-deserved award'
 
 rediff.com     2017-10-03 kl. 05:44     435 words
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‘Anybody can file a defamation case against anybody to harass them.' ‘There is no criminal complaint against me in any police station. There is no FIR and no chargesheet.

Twenty-two-year-old Mariyappan Thangavelu created history by winning a gold medal in the men's high jump T-42 event at the Rio Paralympics last year.
 
   
Village swimming legend dies
 
 Hawkes Bay Today     2017-10-03 kl. 05:27     336 words
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The man who opened the country's first indoor heated swimming pool, received a Service Honours Award and was a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit has died.

When handed these awards Mr Beaumont said at the time his pool side highlights included guiding Carmel Clark to finals in the 100m and 200m backstroke at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games, and coaching Paralympian...
 
   
VIDEO: Prince Harry’s reaction to little girl ‘sneaking’ his popcorn is ALL OF US
 
 True Viral News     2017-10-03 kl. 05:27     255 words
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| The Indian Express The footage had Prince Harry immersed in a conversation, while the little girl next to him sitting on her mother’s lap decided to invite herself to taste some of the popcorn.

According to a Telegraph report, the little girl was two-year-old Emily Henson, the daughter of David Henson, the prince’s paralympian friend.
 
   
[PyeongChang Olympics 2] First and Last Medals will be in Cross Country
 
 Korea Broadcasting System     2017-10-03 kl. 05:21     346 words
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Anchor: In the second of a three-part special on the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Olympics, Park Jong-hong tells us about the coveted medals that will be awarded throughout the games.

  This is based on a detailed schedule recently announced by the Winter Olympics and Paralympics Organizing Committees following close consultations with the International Olympic Committee, seven international federations and the official domestic
 
   
Zim blade runner to compete in Portugal
 
 Zimbabwe Chronicle     2017-10-03 kl. 05:02     390 words
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Nonsikelelo Moyo, Sports Reporter VICTORIA Falls-based teen blade runner Pride Tadiwanashe Mafira has been presented with a lifetime opportunity to

Nonsikelelo Moyo, Sports Reporter VICTORIA Falls-based teen blade runner Pride Tadiwanashe Mafira has been presented with a lifetime opportunity to. ...compete against the world’s Paralympians at the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports
 
   
No One Was Eliminated From 'Dancing With the Stars' Tonight — Find out Why!
 
 Closer Weekly     2017-10-03 kl. 04:58     634 words
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How strange! Dancing With the Stars viewers were surprised to hear no celeb was eliminated during the show's Monday, Oct. 2 episode — and for good reason!

After tonight's DWTS elimination, fans will continue to see Property Brothers star Drew Scott (with partner Emma Slater), former Paralympic swimmer Victoria Arlen (with Valentin Chmerkovskiy), former NBA star Derek Fisher (with Sharna Burgess),
 
   
Victoria Arlen Reveals She Was Bullied in High School But Uses Painful Past as Inspiration for DWTS Performance
 
 People     2017-10-03 kl. 04:31     373 words
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Victoria Arlen has revealed another layer of her complicated past .

Victoria Arlen has revealed another layer of her complicated past .On Monday’s guilty pleasure night, the paralympian — who spent four years in a vegetative state after being diagnosed with  transverse myelitis  and  acute disseminated
 
   
Outdoors Paralympian Brittani Coury defies odds
 
 Farmington Daily Times     2017-10-03 kl. 04:22     833 words
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Aztec native aims for spot in 2018 Winter Paralympic Games Brittani Coury, who grew up in Aztec, is training for the 2018 Winter Paralympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Outdoors Paralympian Brittani Coury defies odds.... Aztec native aims for spot in 2018 Winter Paralympic Games Brittani Coury, who grew up in Aztec, is training for the 2018 Winter Paralympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.(Photo:
 
   
Third Committee Opens Session to Calls for Greater Inclusion of Youth, Women, Persons with Disabilities in Decisions Affecting their Lives
 
 Africa Newswire     2017-10-03 kl. 04:14     7974 words
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The importance of inclusiveness in efforts to achieve the social advancement of young people, families, persons with disabilities, those mired in

Olympic and Paralympic Games.  Universal health coverage was also an important issue, as was contributing to social development in Africa, where many countries had been experiencing rapid social development.  In August 2016, Japan had hosted the
 
   
NIGERIAN SPORTS AT 57: LEADERSHIP FAILURE OVERSHADOWS SUCCESS
 
 Nigeria Punch     2017-10-03 kl. 03:55     2451 words
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’TANA AIYEJINA As far as sports is concerned, many still regard Nigeria, world’s most populous black nation, as a sleeping giant despite clocking 57 years today.

Nigeria’s Paralympians have often come to the country’s rescue when their able-body counterparts fail to achieve.... Last year, the Olympic team managed a bronze medal, while the Paralympians scooped eight gold, two silver and two bronze medals in Rio.
 
   
Victoria Arlen's Latest 'DWTS' Dance Sends a Message to Her Childhood Bullies (Video)
 
 NewsR.in     2017-10-03 kl. 03:41     58 words
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Victoria Arlen sent a message to her childhood bullies with her latest dance on Dancing With the Stars! The 23-year-old former paralympian and current ESPN reporter performed alongside her partner Val Chmerkovskiy on Monday (October 2) in Los Angeles.

The 23-year-old former paralympian and current ESPN reporter performed alongside her partner Val Chmerkovskiy on Monday (October 2) in Los Angeles.For the show’s Guilty Pleasure night, Victoria revealed that her guilty pleasure is the song
 
   
Victoria Arlen & Val Chmerkovskiy Quickstep DWTS Season 25 Week 3
 
 NewsR.in     2017-10-03 kl. 03:21     60 words
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Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy completely stole the show on Dancing with the Stars on Monday (October 2). The paralympic swimmer/ESPN host and two-time mirror-ball champion performed a Quickstep to “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba.

The paralympic swimmer/ESPN host and two-time mirror-ball champion performed a Quickstep to “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba.The song is actually Victoria‘s guilty pleasure and it’s one she listened to while being bullied while in high school as
 
   
DWTS: See who Tom Bergeron warned not to be 'an ass'
 
 Entertainment Weekly Online     2017-10-03 kl. 03:19     228 words
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Tom Bergeron was inspired — no, moved — to speak out on behalf of Victoria Arlen on Monday night’s Dancing with the Stars.

Tom Bergeron was inspired — no, moved — to speak out on behalf of Victoria Arlen on Monday night’s Dancing with the Stars.After the Paralympic gold medalist created a dance number around the fact she was bullied in high school, Bergeron had

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Jump starting a life in sports
 
 Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin     2017-10-03 kl. 03:11     547 words
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COLLINGWOOD — The one thing you didn’t hear on Thursday at Central Park Arena was anyone saying “I can’t.

COLLINGWOOD — The one thing you didn’t hear on Thursday at Central Park Arena was anyone saying “I can’t.” Six Olympians and Paralympians, 250 pupils from eight area schools and some Canadian Tire employees gathered at the arena last week
 
   
Dancing with the Stars: Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy Dance Goofy Quickstep to ‘Tubthumping’
 
 Business 2 Community     2017-10-03 kl. 02:40     606 words
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ABC Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy dance next, performing a quickstep to “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba. Arlen’s guilty pleasure is the song to which they are dancing, describing it as her anthem.

Killed that quickstep! #DWTS — Angie C. (@Music_Is_Me88) October 3, 2017 victoria is such a ball of sunshine ?? #dwts — farhana choudhry (@farhanach) October 3, 2017 According to ABC , Arlen is a former paralympian swimmer, Paralympic gold
 
   
Portadown inventor to launch revolutionary new travel crutch
 
 The Irish News     2017-10-03 kl. 02:24     552 words
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A RETIRED Portadown taxi driver has developed a revolutionary new crutch he hopes to one day see in use at the Paralympic Games.

A RETIRED Portadown taxi driver has developed a revolutionary new crutch he hopes to one day see in use at the Paralympic Games.Alastair Moore (54) is the creator of the portable Ambulo crutch and believes the simple invention can make life easier
 
   
2017 NEW ZEALAND SHORT COURSE CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 1 PREVIEW
 
 Swimming New Zealand     2017-10-03 kl. 01:58     656 words
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The largest ever National Short Course championships kicks off tomorrow, as close to 800 national and international swimmers compete across 5 days of competition on Auckland’s North Shore.

The champion Paralympic swimmer was a late inclusion into the meet due to the postponement of the 2017 World Para Swimming Championships in Mexico City, as a result of the recent devastating earthquakes. “My thoughts are still with the people of
 
   
DWTS' Victoria Arlen Tells Her Story to Ellen DeGeneres (Video)
 
 NewsR.in     2017-10-03 kl. 01:39     59 words
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Victoria Arlen has been inspiring people all across America with her incredible story and powerful performances on Dancing With the Stars and now she’s opening up to Ellen DeGeneres.

Victoria Arlen has been inspiring people all across America with her incredible story and powerful performances on Dancing With the Stars and now she’s opening up to Ellen DeGeneres.The 23-year-old ESPN reporter and former paralympian appeared on
 
   
Invictus Games Athlete Continues Family Military Tradition
 
 United States Department of Defense     2017-10-03 kl. 01:11     617 words
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WASHINGTON, Oct. 2, 2017 — For Marine Corps Sgt. Ivan Sears, who competed at the recently concluded 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto, joining the Marines was a matter of carrying on a family military tradition that dates back decades.

He also competes in Paralympic-level track and field competitions and hopes to make the 2020 team.... He said he enjoys meeting the athletes at the Paralympic competitions because it “made me a better person because I’ve met different people from...

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10 locations show how British brains led the world
 
 Mail Online UK     2017-10-03 kl. 01:10     393 words
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Top 10 locations in England for greatest achievements and discoveries namedThe list includes the Royal Greenwich Observatory, the ‘home of time’ Also

Other categories include sport and leisure, judged by Paralympian Tanni Grey-Thompson, and music and literature, chosen by novelist Monica Ali.Victoria Allen Science Correspondent For The Daily Mail.

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Long Live the Toddler Who Stole Prince Harry’s Popcorn
 
 True Viral News     2017-10-03 kl. 00:57     357 words
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Prince Harry is in Toronto at the Invictus Games, the Paralympic sports tournament that the royal started. You probably already know that, since the event became the first official public appearance for him and girlfriend Meghan Markle.

Prince Harry is in Toronto at the Invictus Games, the Paralympic sports tournament that the royal started.
 
   
Ultimate goal in sight for powerlifter Matt Gordon after stellar performance in South Africa
 
 Waikato Times     2017-10-02 kl. 23:22     280 words
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Powerlifter Matt Gordon won silver in South Africa, and is already in Mexico City competing at the World Paralympic Powerlifting Championships.

Powerlifter Matt Gordon won silver in South Africa, and is already in Mexico City competing at the World Paralympic Powerlifting Championships.Te Aroha's Matt Gordon has finished a highly creditable second in the Commonwealth Powerlifting
 
   
Veterans Advantage Honors Team USA at Invictus Games
 
 KFMB-TV     2017-10-02 kl. 23:20     508 words
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SOURCE Veterans Advantage Wounded Warrior Paralympic Athletes Receive Free Access to Exclusive Benefits and Military Discounts Provided by Veterans Advantage -- Underwritten by Avis Budget Group GREENWICH, Conn.

SOURCE Veterans Advantage Wounded Warrior Paralympic Athletes Receive Free Access to Exclusive Benefits and Military Discounts Provided by Veterans Advantage --

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Obama, Biden and Prince Harry help close out Invictus Games
 
 Army Times     2017-10-02 kl. 23:20     1685 words
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The Invictus Games — the largest wounded warrior competition of the year — closed out Saturday to a rousing ceremony featuring stars such as Bruce Springsteen and Bryan Adams.

the Paralympic-style games as a way to inspire soldiers toward recovery.... 23-30, is an international, Paralympic-style, multi-sport event, created by Prince Harry of Wales, in which wounded, injured or sick armed services personnel and their associated...

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Anta Becomes Beijing Olympics Sponsor
 
 SGB Media     2017-10-02 kl. 23:19     212 words
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Anta signed on as the Official Partner of Sports Apparel for the Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Beijing 2022).

Anta signed on as the Official Partner of Sports Apparel for the Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Beijing 2022).Anta, a leading company in China’s sports product industry, has partnered with the Chinese
 
   
Marine industry golf day
 
 Boating Business     2017-10-02 kl. 23:13     2303 words
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The next British Marine Golf Day will take place on October 10 at Stoneham Golf Club near Southampton, back where the society started in 1995.

competition Apprenticeship milestone BMF: continued leisure marine growth Tackling outboard theft BMF launches industry manifesto BMF comment on loss of Paralympic Sailing Nigel Smith chairman of BMF E&E BMF to spotlight marine apprenticeships
 
   
Nepal coach hopeful of taekwondo success at Paralympic debut in Tokyo 2020
 
 Inside The Games     2017-10-02 kl. 23:05     271 words
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Michael Pavitt Monday, 2 October 2017 Nepal coach Kalyan Kunwar hopes the country could challenge for Parlaympic Games medals at Tokyo 2020 when taekwondo will make its debut.

Nepal coach hopeful of taekwondo success at Paralympic debut in Tokyo 2020.... Kunwar is optimistic the progression will continue towards the Paralympic Games, with his primary aim to assist the country's athletes to qualify.
 
   
Prince Harry hangs out with the Bidens and Barack Obama at the Invictus Games
 
 Daily Times     2017-10-02 kl. 22:55     284 words
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From hanging out with his lady love Meghan Markle to catching a pint-sized popcorn thief and now hanging with the United States’ former president and

Earlier, the royal, who created the international paralympic, multi-sport even in 2014, caught the games’ wheelchair basketball finals with former US vice president Joe Biden and his wife Dr Jill Biden, during the eighth and final day of the

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HPA Announces Award Nominees for Editing, Sound, VFX, Color Grading
 
 Studio Monthly     2017-10-02 kl. 22:52     1142 words
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The Hollywood Professional Association announced nominees in the 2017 HPA Awards creative categories recognizing achievements in editing, sound, VFX and color-grading for features, television programming and commercials.

“This Is Fibre” and another for Rio 2016 Paralympic Games “We’re the Superhumans.” And Formosa Group sound effects editor Mark Stoeckinger is nominated for feature films  Fate of the Furious  and  John Wick:...Dubin // Margarita Mix Santa Monica SEAT – “Moments” Doobie White // Therapy Studios Rio 2016 Paralympic...
 
   
Veterans Advantage Honors Team USA at Invictus Games
 
 TickerTech.com     2017-10-02 kl. 22:48     860 words
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GREENWICH, Conn., Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterans Advantage, PBC announced that it had gifted a year of Veterans Advantage with personalized

Veterans Advantage, PBC announced that it had gifted a year of Veterans Advantage with personalized. ...VetRewards Cards to the 93 wounded warrior Paralympian members of Team USA competing at the 2017 Invictus Games, just completed in Toronto.

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CHA-CHA CHEESY Strictly Come Dancing’s judges claimed to ‘love’ routines a staggering 44 times on Saturday night
 
 thescottishsun.co.uk     2017-10-02 kl. 22:40     374 words
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Shirley Ballas, Darcey Bussell, Craig Revel Horwood and Bruno Tonioli told the stars how much they loved their performances using variations of 'love'

to leave the BBC show This Morning presenter Ruth Langsford dancing the Charleston and received high points than last week Paralympic...

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South, East bodies claim ‘open defecation-free’ tag
 
 The Hindu     2017-10-02 kl. 22:37     361 words
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One toilet available every 500 metres, says SDMC Mayor The South and East Delhi municipal corporations on Monday declared the areas under their

At an event attended by cricketer Gautam Gambhir and Paralympic Games medal winner Deepa Malik, South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) Mayor Kamaljeet Sehrawat said that the civic body had made available one toilet every 500 metres, which was as
 
   
In Tokyo, UN deputy chief cites benefits of local-level social dialogue on sustainable development
 
 United Nations     2017-10-02 kl. 22:22     332 words
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– United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed, at an event in Tokyo today, stressed the need for social dialogue on sustainable

She also stressed her expectation for Japan and Japanese businesses to show leadership in transforming the society in the direction of sustainability and inclusion, with the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic...

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Victim’s parents ‘horrified’ by Pistorius movie
 
 Qatar News Shafaqna     2017-10-02 kl. 22:15     34 words
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The parents of Reeva Steenkamp, the model shot dead by Oscar Pistorius, expressed outrage yesterday over an upcoming US film about how the Paralympic athlete gunned down their daughter.

The parents of Reeva Steenkamp, the model shot dead by Oscar Pistorius, expressed outrage yesterday over an upcoming US film about how the Paralympic athlete gunned down their daughter.Read on the original site.

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Inspiration from Olympic and Commonwealth Athletes
 
 Attain News     2017-10-02 kl. 21:51     412 words
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Future sports stars from Bolton School have been inspired by a visit from Kelly Massey, an Olympic medal winner and Dave Readle, a two-sport international and Commonwealth Games athlete.

By 2012 he was part of the Olympic and Paralympic support staff rather than a competitor and by 2013 he was working with Kelly.
 
   
After series of medals won by injured Romanian servicemen at the Invictus Paralympic Games, Gov’t orders legislative amendment to assimilate them to other athletes
 
 Nine O'Clock     2017-10-02 kl. 21:43     470 words
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Defence Minister Mihai Fifor stated on Monday, at the ceremony dedicated to Romanian servicemen who took part in the Invictus Paralympic Games, that

After series of medals won by injured Romanian servicemen at the Invictus Paralympic Games, Gov’t orders legislative amendment to assimilate them to other athletes.... Defence Minister Mihai Fifor stated on Monday, at the ceremony dedicated to Romanian servicemen who took part in the Invictus Paralympic...
 
   
Your guide to the Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon
 
 104.7 Minster FM     2017-10-02 kl. 21:42     1910 words
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Thousands of runners will hit the streets of York on Sunday 8th October to help one of Yorkshire’s biggest charity road races celebrate a special milestone.

It’s an honour to be running for the Appeal established in her name.” Paralympian Jade Jones and her fiancé Callum Hall will be among a group of wheelchair racers battling to cross the finish line first.

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Special visa status for athletes and supporters visiting Australia for 2018 Invictus Games
 
 AustraliaForum.com     2017-10-02 kl. 21:36     348 words
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The Invictus Games, the international Paralympic style multi sport event for wounded, injured armed services personnel and veterans, has been given the same status as other global sporting events to allow entrants to get visas for Australia.

The Invictus Games, the international Paralympic...
 
   
AR Design Studio: Winchester Architects
 
 e-Architect     2017-10-02 kl. 21:01     1753 words
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AR Design Studio Architects, Winchester Architectural Practice, Building, English Office AR Design Studio : Winchester Architects Contemporary

The area is famous for its sailing and watersports, hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Sailing events in 2012.
 
   
Harbison looking forward to HPX Conference
 
 RTE Online     2017-10-02 kl. 20:45     568 words
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Liam Harbison, the Director of Sport Ireland Institute, is looking forward to the HPX Conference which is set to take place at the National Sports Campus on October 6-7. It is being run by Sport Ireland Institute and Sport Ireland Coaching.

Harbison, who is the former chief executive of Paralympics Ireland has seen many athletes achieve success on the world stage.
 
   
City could be training hub for Birmingham Commonwealth Games
 
 Dudley News     2017-10-02 kl. 20:16     531 words
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Minister for Sport and Civil Society Tracey Crouch, with Worcester MP Robin Walkspan class="truncate"span class="truncate-preview"er and Vice

The minister spoke with disabled athletes during her visit and saw a design model of a disabled cricket facility that the university plans to build.... It’s a good opportunity for people to watch.” Sophie Carrigill, a paralympic wheelchair basketball...

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Josh Widdicombe interview
 
 The British Comedy Guide     2017-10-02 kl. 19:58     2852 words
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We chat to Josh Widdicombe about the third series of his sitcom; the ongoing success of The Last Leg ; and whether he regrets getting that tattoo on Taskmaster ... Josh is back for Series 3.

It depends if you count the Paralympic ones.... Do you count the Paralympic ones?'... Yeah, Alex sent me a photo from his Facebook Time Hop or whatever it's called ... it was a photo of five years to the day we finished that first Paralympic series.
 
   
The Last Leg
 
 The British Comedy Guide     2017-10-02 kl. 19:58     194 words
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started life as a nightly alternative review of each day at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, showing all the best gems of action and, in the process, taking a sideways look at the intricacies of disability sports.

The Last Leg. started life as a nightly alternative review of each day at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, showing all the best gems of action and, in the process, taking a sideways look at the intricacies of disability sports.Host Adam Hills was
 
   
Will Elise Christie, Sophie Hahn and Jenny Gunn battle it out to be Sportswoman of the Year?
 
 Nottingham Post     2017-10-02 kl. 19:54     736 words
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Success goes hand in hand with leading sportswomen from Nottinghamshire.

Hahn, the 100m Paralympic champion, added the title to her T38 200m crown after she won in another world record time last weekend.

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Invictus glory for Colwyn Bay RAF hero
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2017-10-02 kl. 19:54     87 words
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A former Colwyn Bay schoolboy and heroic Armed Forces veteran has claimed a silver medal at the Invictus Games in Toronto.

games. The games are an international Paralympic-style event in which wounded, injured or sick armed services personnel compete in sports.

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Plenty of nominations for 2017 Disabled Sportsperson of the Year award
 
 Derby Telegraph     2017-10-02 kl. 19:38     598 words
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There are, as always, plenty of nominations for the Disabled Sportsperson of the Year honour, one of the 14 categories at the 2017 Derby Telegraph Sports Awards.

disabled athlete of any age, who has great talent, and has demonstrated motivation and determination to succeed in their sport.... Last year, City of Derby SC swimmer Lewis White lifted the award after winning a bronze medal at the Rio Paralympics.

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Why Bionical are sponsoring the Disabled Sportsperson of the Year award
 
 Derby Telegraph     2017-10-02 kl. 19:38     494 words
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Sponsoring the Disabled Sportsperson of the Year award at the Derby Telegraph Sports Awards this year is healthcare services firm Bionical. A global player in the world of healthcare provision, the company has its UK headquarters in Willington.

the night and will be taken home by the disabled athlete who has demonstrated a determination to succeed and commitment to their chosen sport.

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Form Rydal Penrhos pupil Flt Lt Nathan Jones claimed a silver medal at the Invictus Games in Toronto
 
 Boarding School     2017-10-02 kl. 19:34     300 words
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2nd October 2017 A former Rydal Penrhos pupil and Armed Forces veteran claimed a podium finish at the Invictus Games in Toronto.

international Paralympic-style multi-sport event in which wounded, injured or sick armed services personnel and their associated veterans take part in sports.
 
   
Paralympic swimmer helps host ‘Have a Go Day'
 
 Boarding School     2017-10-02 kl. 19:34     904 words
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2nd October 2017 On the afternoon of Sunday 24 September, over 200 adults and children with physical disabilities and/or learning difficulties, together with their families and/or carers visited Oundle School's Have a Go Day (HAGD) event which was hosted by over 150 pupils.

Paralympic swimmer helps host ‘Have a Go Day'.... This year, swimmers were joined by former nine times Paralympic swimmer, Martin Mansall.
 
   
Defending champions dominate Para table tennis Euros
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-02 kl. 19:32     776 words
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But Ireland’s Colin Judge springs singles surprise at Championships in Slovenia Despite many familiar faces making a glorious return to this

Poland’s four-time Paralympic class 10 champion Natalya Partyka was once again in dominant form, adding to her already packed medal cabinet by once again seeing off Denmark’s Sophie Amanda Walloe 3-0 for her seventh European singles gold.
 
   
Book now: Candoco dance double bill – Beheld & Face In – at The Lowry
 
 Manchester Wire     2017-10-02 kl. 19:28     150 words
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A contemporary dance double bill is coming to The Lowry this Autumn. Award-laden choreographer Yasmeen Godder presents a new work called Face In, set in a fictional world with an urban indie soundtrack.

This UK premiere is the last offering from departing co-directors Stine Nilsen and Pedro Machado, who have previously staged performances at the Bird’s Nest in Beijing and at the 2012 Paralympic Closing Ceremony.
 
   
A First Lady’s pledge to the vulnerable
 
 sundaymail.co.zw     2017-10-02 kl. 19:22     711 words
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First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe has expressed her firm commitment to continue working with the underprivileged, saying she sees this as her calling from God.

Annual Paralympic Games in Harare yesterday.... We thank the Almighty for every day that we have at Danhiko.” Talent Muchegwa from Danhiko operates a mobile phone during the official opening of the Danhiko Paralympic...

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Churches plan to meet H.E
 
 sundaymail.co.zw     2017-10-02 kl. 19:22     254 words
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The Zimbabwe Amalgamated Churches Council plans to interface with President Mugabe before next year’s harmonised elections.

The Zimbabwe Amalgamated Churches Council plans to interface with President Mugabe before next year’s harmonised elections.ZACC patron Cde Jimayi Muduvuri yesterday told The Sunday Mail at the 29th Danhiko Paralympic Games in Harare that the
 
   
Insurance professionals learn how to achieve a competitive edge from sporting and business ‘elite’ at first series masterclass
 
 Tughans.com     2017-10-02 kl. 19:19     265 words
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October 2, 2017 Tughans is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Insurance Institute of Northern Ireland’s Premium Masterclass series.

four-time Paralympic gold medallist Dr Michael McKillop and Institute President Iain Patterson.
 
   
Swimming: Teenager sharpening fortitude in pools of promise
 
 Hawkes Bay Today     2017-10-02 kl. 19:03     895 words
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She was born with spina bifida so Kate McKlevie had to take surgery and swimming in her stride pretty smartly.

"It's a preparation meet for the New Zealand Paralympics to the McDonald's Queensland Swimming Championship in Brisbane in December," says McKelvie, who delivered a speech to the Eagle Society of Hawke's Bay-hosted fund-raising golf tournament, to
 
   
Silver for Moran at World Rowing Championships
 
 Jewish Chronicle     2017-10-02 kl. 19:00     197 words
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Samuel, Israel's top rower who trains at the Daniel Rowing Centre in Tel Aviv, crossed the 2,000m finish line in a new Israeli best time at 11:20.81 minutes.

The two mighty paralympic rowers, bitter rivals on the course, are also close friends, and Skarstein came to the Tel Aviv last year for training together with Samuel.... Israel's Paralympic quad boat participated in the heats, was due to progress to the...
 
   
Africa highlights: Support for SA schoolchildren's marriage plan, Pistorius film condemned
 
 BBC     2017-10-02 kl. 18:57     406 words
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Blade Runner Killer, about the South African Paralympic athlete who is serving time for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013.
 
   
‘Navarino Challenge 2017’ Getting Ready to Offer Exciting Weekend of Sports
 
 GTP.gr     2017-10-02 kl. 18:45     1321 words
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With less than two weeks to go before the “Navarino Challenge 2017” kicks off, the organizers gave an official presentation of Greece’s top sports tourism event and announced its highlights.

The sport of boccia will be held under the auspices of the Hellenic Paralympic Committee.
 
   
How A Rio Breakthrough And Olympic Format Change Elevated Alex Naddour To The Top Of U.S. Men’s Gymnastics
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-10-02 kl. 18:44     1083 words
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By Chrös McDougall | Oct. 02, 2017, 11:19 a.m. (ET) Alex Naddour performs on still rings during podium training at the 47th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships on Sept. 29, 2017 in Montreal. U.S.

McClure, the U.S. men’s high performance director, said. “And at the same time, he’s very hungry to try to get a gold.” Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Erik Horrie the hero as rowing Worlds come to a close
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-02 kl. 18:16     554 words
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Australia, Great Britain, Netherlands and Norway all triumph at Championships There was high drama at the World Rowing Championships with a last

PR1 men’s single sculls (PR1 M1x) Paralympic champion Roman Polianskyi of Ukraine set a new world’s best time in the heats and he looked to be the one to beat in the final.... Chasing the Paralympic Champions Great Britain down the course was none other...
 
   
Britain to go lottery crazy as biggest ever £167million Euromillions jackpot is up for grabs
 
 Mirror.co.uk     2017-10-02 kl. 18:16     448 words
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A record £167million is on the table, which is £6million more than the previous biggest win Britain will go lotto crazy tomorrow with the biggest every jackpot up for grabs - a record £167 million.

It funds local community projects, and Team GB Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

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Could sprint duo be in the running for Disabled Sportsperson of the Year award at Nottingham Post Sports Awards?
 
 Nottingham Post     2017-10-02 kl. 18:15     577 words
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It has been a memorable year for Nottinghamshire athletes, with their achievements set to be celebrated at the Nottingham Post Sports Awards later this month.

The 41-year-old claimed gold in the T42 200 metres and bronze in the 100m event – and has stated his intention to keep going for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games.... Getty) That double triumph came on the back of an impressive Paralympics debut in Rio...

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Why 500 crazy people jumped into this Exmoor Lake yesterday
 
 DevonLive.com     2017-10-02 kl. 18:15     479 words
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A brand new open water swimming event took place on Exmoor yesterday with 500 crazy competitors submerging themselves in Wimbleball Lake.

(Image: How About Dave Photography) Giles Long MBE, one of the most successful Paralympic swimmer of our time, was on hand to give out medals and prizes.

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Atos to acquire Siemens Convergence Creators
 
 MoneyAM     2017-10-02 kl. 18:13     636 words
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CVC was initially an internal innovative R&D and solutions partner for multiple Siemens Business Units (BUs). In 2016, Siemens completed its carve out as an independent Siemens BU with it's own IP resources and an external customer strategy.

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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Odds on royal engagement cut after Prince Harry kisses Meghan Markle on cheek
 
 Chorley Guardian     2017-10-02 kl. 18:02     360 words
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The public show of affection between Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle has prompted bookmakers to slash the odds on the couple getting engaged this year.

Last week, royal fans watched in amazement as the pair strode hand-in-hand into a venue to watch a wheelchair tennis match at the Games, a Paralympics-style event founded by Harry for wounded and injured servicemen and women and veterans.

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Bircham Dyson Bell supports young local rower through SportsAid
 
 Cambridgeshire Chamber     2017-10-02 kl. 17:50     257 words
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Local solicitors firm Bircham Dyson Bell (BDB) presented GB rower Zoe Adamson with a sponsorship cheque when she joined members of staff at their offices on Hills Road.

The cheque presentation at BDB’s offices coincided with the first day of SportsAid Week 2017, a week of fundraising events designed to support the next generation of athletes striving to represent Team GB and ParalympicsGB at future Olympic and

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Bridgestone partner with US Figure Skating to support Skate America
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-10-02 kl. 17:46     479 words
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US Figure Skating have announced a partnership with Bridgestone Americas for the forthcoming season, which will include the company serving as the naming rights sponsor of Skate America.

Last year, Bridgestone Americas signed an eight-year sponsorship deal with US Paralympics.... The deal maintained the organisation's strong relationship with the Olympic and Paralympic Movement as the company, founded in Fukuoka in Japan in 1931, became...

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5 military heroes you’ve probably never heard of — and yes, they’re all women
 
 Mic.com     2017-10-02 kl. 17:37     1366 words
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History serves as a testament that, despite being barred from enlisting and being marginalized in the line of duty, women have continued to fight for their rights to serve their country.

Sgt. Elizabeth Marks didn’t let the injuries she sustained in Iraq stop her from fighting and representing her country, winning a gold medal in the Paralympics, among other honors.... After recovering, she bounced back into training quickly, eventually bringing home a gold medal and setting a world record for the 100-meter breaststroke at the 2016 Paralympics...
 
   
Major manufacturers’ sentiment hits 10-yr high
 
 The Japan News     2017-10-02 kl. 17:34     475 words
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Jiji Press TOKYO (Jiji Press) — Business sentiment among large manufacturers in Japan hit a 10-year high in September amid brisk exports on the back of an overseas economic recovery, the Bank of Japan’s Tankan quarterly survey showed Monday.

Their sentiment was lifted by stepped-up preparations for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games and higher automobile-related demand.
 
   
Feeling lucky? Record £167m lottery jackpot is up for grabs
 
 Newcastle Evening Chronicle     2017-10-02 kl. 17:34     433 words
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Feeling lucky? You might fancy buying a lottery ticket when you hear how well the North East has done in the past. The biggest jackpot ever offered to National Lottery players in this country is up for grabs on Tuesday.

This supports projects big and small across the country, including funding everything from local community projects to the nation’s amazing Olympic and Paralympic athletes.”.

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Japan to train Ugandan Para athletes for Tokyo 2020 Olympics
 
 Uganda Daily Monitor     2017-10-02 kl. 17:32     292 words
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KAMPALA- The 2017 National Disability Sports Gala that climaxed Friday afternoon with Gulu Wheelchair Basketball Club retaining their trophy by defeating arch-rivals Kampala Wheelchair Basketball Club 26-17 left a grand promise.

I want to assure you that Japan is committed to helping Uganda develop in this sport for persons with disabilities; we will train some of the Ugandan athletes in Japan and I hope to see more Ugandans participate in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.”
 
   
Fox eyeing another golden cycle ahead of Tokyo after World Rowing Championships glory
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-10-02 kl. 17:31     608 words
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2 hours ago Every athlete wants domination in their sport and a winning margin of 23 seconds is exactly that, yet James Fox insists his crew are only just getting started.

2 hours ago Every athlete wants domination in their sport and a winning margin of 23 seconds is exactly that, yet James Fox insists his crew are only just getting started.Fox, Paralympic champion in the mixed coxed four in Rio last year, won his
 
   
Toronto accueille les équipes nationales du Canada et de l’Australie
 
 SwimSwam     2017-10-02 kl. 17:17     537 words
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By on SwimSwam L’Open canadien, organisé à la suite de la décision du Comité international de repousser les Championnats du monde de paranatation, accueillera les équipes nationales du Canada et de l’Australie.

Elle a été organisée en grande hâte, en raison du tremblement de terre dévastateur qui s’est produit dans la ville de Mexico au milieu du mois de septembre, et qui a obligé le Comité international paralympique à déplacer les Championnats
 
   
?Who is Meghan Markle? Everything you need to…
 
 Good Housekeeping UK     2017-10-02 kl. 16:56     1298 words
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Ever since rumours began to circulate in 2016 that Prince Harry was dating Meghan Markle, the world’s eyes have been firmly on the American actress.

  It’s reported the pair met in May that year while 33-year-old Harry was in Canada for the Invictus Games, the paralympics-style competition for injured servicemen and women and veterans he founded.

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Keeping Score Teasers - October 2017
 
 TVSA     2017-10-02 kl. 16:51     890 words
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Coming up on Keeping Score this October 2017: Monday 2 October 2017 Episode 101 Right Cross Botho confides her conflicted feelings to Eshe and Jade. Eshe warns Tladi not to get involved with Benina so he brushes her off.

Wheelchair-bound Lebona announces, at the sports meet, that he won't be coaching because he has set his heart on achieving glory at the 2020 Paralympics.
 
   
Tokyo 2020 Concludes MoU with Japan Anti-Doping Agency
 
 Around The Rings     2017-10-02 kl. 16:50     373 words
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- The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Japan Anti-Doping Agency (JADA), Japan’s only organisation with experience and expertise in anti-doping programme.

The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Japan Anti-Doping Agency (JADA), Japan’s only organisation with experience and expertise in anti-doping
 
   
Your First Read For Oct 2
 
 The Times Of Israel     2017-10-02 kl. 16:49     1065 words
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50 dead in bloody Las Vegas shooting The death toll in the deadliest mass shooting in US history exceeded 50 this morning, and more than 400 people were injured at a Las Vegas performance last night by country music star Jason Aldean.

Israeli Paralympic rower wins silver at world championship Israeli athlete Moran Samuel won a silver medal yesterday at the World Rowing Championships in Sarasota, Florida on Sunday, the Times of Israel reports.... Samuel took up rowing in 2010; in 2012, she came in fifth at the London Paralympics...

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448 New Swim Jobs You Might Love
 
 SwimSwam     2017-10-02 kl. 16:46     7750 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 1135 Swim Jobs .

This programme includes athletes targeting the Asian Para Games in 2018 and preparing for the 2020 Paralympic Games.
 
   
Steenkamp's did not endorse Oscar Pistorius movie
 
 Namibia Press Agency     2017-10-02 kl. 16:44     79 words
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Contributed by NAMPA / ANA. Steenkamp's did not endorse Oscar Pistorius movie Raahil Sain PORT ELIZABETH, October 2 (ANA) - A US movie company

A US movie company. ...who produced a film depicting the tragic death of Port Elizabeth model Reeva Steenkamp at the hands of her paralympian boyfriend, Oscar Pistorius, has released a trailer for 'Oscar Pistorius:

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Looking Seaward with Helena Lucas MBE
 
 All At Sea     2017-10-02 kl. 16:33     230 words
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Paralympic Gold Medallist Helena Lucas MBE highlighted a local success story at the Southampton Boat Show when she presented the new Seaward 39 motor cruiser. The layout accommodates four in the owner’s suite and mid-section guest cabin.

Paralympic Gold Medallist Helena Lucas MBE highlighted a local success story at the Southampton Boat Show when she presented the new Seaward 39 motor cruiser.
 
   
10/02/17: TBS’ Ron Darling prepares to take the mound to call the MLB Postseason
 
 Cynopsis     2017-10-02 kl. 16:30     3457 words
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and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.

signed on as the official sports apparel partner for the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Beijing.
 
   
Victoria Arlen, Val Chmerkovskiy Dance On “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” (VIDEO)
 
 Gossip Cop     2017-10-02 kl. 16:17     398 words
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(Ellen DeGeneres Show) Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy danced to “Look What You Made Me Do” on Monday’s “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.” The “Dancing with the Stars” contestant also opened up about her remarkable health journey. Watch the video below.

A Paralympic gold medalist, Arlen is now competing with Chmerkovskiy on season 25 of “Dancing with the Stars.” While in the vegetative state, Arlen was aware of what was going on and able to hear but unable to communicate.
 
   
Watch: Lifetime releases trailer for Oscar Pistorius movie
 
 Ridge Times     2017-10-02 kl. 16:06     208 words
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Controversial film Inxeba (The Wound) is SA’s entry for the Oscars - 5 hours ago Enviro Monday: Rare white giraffes spotted in Kenya - 8 hours ago

Blade Runner Killer”, a biopic about the rise and fall of SA Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.Caxton Central.
 
   
Atos drives digital transformation for world-renowned São Paulo Football Club with SAP HANA
 
 SPi World News     2017-10-02 kl. 16:03     738 words
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The club will benefit from SAP's real-time enterprise resource management technology São Paulo, Paris, 2nd October 2017 - Atos, a global leader in

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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A British philanthropist shares stories of love in China
 
 China.org.cn     2017-10-02 kl. 15:54     538 words
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By Cao Ruge BEIJING, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- A British philanthropist who has carried out five major walks to raise money for meaningful causes around the world, shared a poignant experience that he had several years ago in China.

Because of that, 12 students of that school won medals at the Paralympic Games in London 2012."

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Revised World Para Swimming classification rules to come into force
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-10-02 kl. 15:53     361 words
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A revised version of the World Para Swimming classification rules will come into effect at the start of January, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) have announced.

A revised version of the World Para Swimming classification rules will come into effect at the start of January, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) have announced.The IPC said the revised rules and regulations come after "extensive" work

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Invasion of the bikers at Windsor Racecourse - for a great cause
 
 Windsor and Maidenhead Observer     2017-10-02 kl. 15:51     326 words
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The thunder of horses' hooves was replaced at Windsor Racecourse by the steady whir of 3,500 bike riders who had cycled all the way from London on Sunday.

They were greeted this year by two legendary sportsmen - four time Tour de France Winner Chris Froome and Paralympian gold medallist David Weir.... David Weir has won six gold medals at the 2008 and 2012 Paralympic Games.
 
   
IPC Commercial and Marketing Director nominated for prestigious award
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-02 kl. 15:45     333 words
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Alexis Schaefer shortlisted for Leaders U40 Awards in the ‘Leadership’ category International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Commercial and Marketing

Alexis Schaefer shortlisted for Leaders U40 Awards in the ‘Leadership’ category International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Commercial and Marketing. ...Director Alexis Schaefer has been nominated for the third annual Leaders U40 Awards Class of

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Ostersund 2017 factfile: Czech Republic
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-02 kl. 15:45     300 words
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Team preview ahead of Paralympic Winter Games Qualification Tournament With one week to go until the World Para Ice Hockey Paralympic Winter

Czech Republic. Team preview ahead of Paralympic Winter Games Qualification Tournament With one week to go until the World Para Ice Hockey Paralympic Winter. ...Games Qualification Tournament in Ostersund, Sweden, it’s time to take a closer look at...
 
   
Oscar Pistorius movie set to disappoint SA audience
 
 Citizen.co.za     2017-10-02 kl. 15:31     232 words
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South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius in court in Pretoria on June 14, 2016 An upcoming biopic based on Oscar Pistorius and the murder of Reeva Steenkamp is due to be released.

South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius in court in Pretoria on June 14, 2016 An upcoming biopic based on Oscar Pistorius and the murder of Reeva Steenkamp is due to be released.Oscar Pistorius:

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