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"Alltför många barn ger upp idrotten"
 
 Svenska Dagbladet     2017-10-23 kl. 16:35     461 words
 
Idrottsrörelsen har alltför länge fungerat som en läckande hink. Påfyllnaden är fantastisk, 90 procent av Sveriges barn har någon gång funnits i en idrottsförening.

Det är en myt. Trots att Storbritannien haft såväl OS och Paralympics på hemmaplan 2012 som framgångar som tidigare saknar motstycke i motsvarande evenemang både 2014 och 2016 har befolkningen aldrig tidigare varit så inaktiv som nu.
 
   
Vintersäsongen tjuvstartar och kampen om Europaplatserna ska avgöras - här är veckans hetaste sporthändelser
 
 Östersunds-Posten     2017-10-23 kl. 14:51     149 words
 
Vinter-OS i Sydkorea är bara månader bort och i helgen tjuvstartar tävlingssäsongen för längdåkarna med en supersprint under Östersunds Vinterfestival. Sporten är på plats och sänder live från tävlingarna.

Redan 15.30 startar prologen för ungdomar, som följs av prolog för både parasport och seniorer.

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Old Navy launches team USA accessories collection for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in South Korea
 
 EPR Retail News     2017-10-24 kl. 08:07     310 words
 
Twitter Facebook Google+ Linkedin BRAND LAUNCHES TEAM USA ACCESSORIES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH UNITED STATES OLYMPIC COMMITTEE SAN FRANCISCO,

Old Navy launches team USA accessories collection for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in South Korea....designed in partnership with the United States Olympic Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South...
 
   
S. Korea assures foreign diplomats of security
 
 Arabstoday.net     2017-10-24 kl. 07:47     207 words
 
South Korea on Friday assured foreign diplomats and executives of foreign companies operating in the country of its efforts to ensure the safety of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

South Korea on Friday assured foreign diplomats and executives of foreign companies operating in the country of its efforts to ensure the safety of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics.The Ministry of Foreign Affairs briefed around
 
   
Sports shorts: Giggs throws hat in ring for Everton, Leicester jobs
 
 rediff.com     2017-10-24 kl. 07:36     976 words
 
Former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs has expressed his interest in the vacant managerial positions at English Premier League sides Leicester City and Everton.

Russia's athletics federation, Paralympic committee and anti-doping agency (RUSADA) remain suspended after reports commissioned by WADA alleged state-sponsored doping.
 
   
Kim Woo Bin’s agency updates on his medical condition
 
 Toggle     2017-10-24 kl. 07:32     295 words
 
South Korean actor Kim Woo-bin’s agency, SidusHQ, announced on Facebook on Oct 19 that he would be pulling out of all activities for the upcoming 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics to focus on his treatments for his nasopharynx cancer .

South Korean actor Kim Woo-bin’s agency, SidusHQ, announced on Facebook on Oct 19 that he would be pulling out of all activities for the upcoming 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics to focus on his treatments for his nasopharynx
 
   
Team GB athlete cuts ribbon at launch of Daventry sports academy risen from ashes of youth centre
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2017-10-24 kl. 07:24     93 words
 
Daventry Phoenix Sports Academy held an official launch event to celebrate the completion of a £2million renovation and extension project.

Among those invited was London 2012 and Rio 2016 Team GB Paralympic track and field athlete Sam Ruddock, who cut the ribbon.
 
   
ATOS : Third quarter of 2017
 
 Nasdaq     2017-10-24 kl. 07:00     3426 words
 
Pursuing solid growth in all Divisions Revenue at € 3,002 million +10.9% at constant exchange rates +2.

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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'Might struggle walking up the ladder though!' Wheelchair athlete Dylan Alcott discovers his photo is being used on a fake Bumble account… and the catfisher says he's a ROOF TILER
 
 Daily Mail     2017-10-24 kl. 06:39     710 words
 
Monique Friedlander For Daily Mail Australia 01:57 BST, 24 October 2017

Revealing his plans for the future, Dylan told Sydney Confidential he has his sights set on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.... By the age of 17, he was a Paralympic gold medalist after helping Australia's wheelchair basketball team to glory in Beijing...

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Tokyo to become carbon-free on 4 days during 2020 Games
 
 Worldnews EasyBranches     2017-10-24 kl. 06:17     127 words
 
Visiting Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike on Monday announced a plan to make the Japanese capital free of carbon dioxide emissions during the opening and closing days of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

Visiting Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike on Monday announced a plan to make the Japanese capital free of carbon dioxide emissions during the opening and closing days of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.Tokyo will offset CO2 emissions from the
 
   
WADA to investigate claims of systematic doping in China
 
 Reuters Canada     2017-10-24 kl. 05:56     283 words
 
(Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will investigate allegations by a retired physician that systematic doping took place in Chinese sport during the 1980s and 1990s, the international anti-doping agency said in a statement.

Russia’s athletics federation, Paralympic committee and anti-doping agency (RUSADA) remain suspended after reports commissioned by WADA alleged state-sponsored doping.

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WADA to investigate claims of systematic doping in China
 
 Special Broadcasting Service     2017-10-24 kl. 05:54     186 words
 
The 79-year-old, who made similar allegations in 2012, said "medals were showered in doping" and claimed around 10,000 Chinese athletes had used banned substances.

Russia's athletics federation, Paralympic committee and anti-doping agency (RUSADA) remain suspended after reports commissioned by WADA alleged state-sponsored doping.

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Reid nominated for NSWIS female athlete of the year
 
 South Coast Register     2017-10-24 kl. 05:53     494 words
 
WERRI Beach cyclist Amanda Reid has been nominated for Office of Sport Female Athlete of the Year at the 2017 NSW Institute of Sport Awards.

In 2016, Reid won silver at the Summer Paralympics in the women's 500m time trial C1–3, as well as placing 11th in both the women's road time trial C1–3 and women's road race C1-3.
 
   
Germany Reaffirms Intention to Participate in PyeongChang Olympics
 
 Korea Broadcasting System     2017-10-24 kl. 05:15     146 words
 
Germany has again officially unveiled its intention to participate in the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Germany has again officially unveiled its intention to participate in the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.  The Culture Ministry announced on Tuesday that its second vice minister, Roh Tae-kang, reconfirmed Germany’s

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SRC general assembly starts in Gweru
 
 Zimbabwe Chronicle     2017-10-24 kl. 05:04     234 words
 
Joseph Muchechetere Ricky Zililo, Senior Sports Reporter SPORT, Recreation, Arts and Culture Minister Makhosini Hlongwane will officiate at the Sport and Recreation Commission (SRC) general assembly that starts in Gweru today.

expected to draw 150 participants and will evaluate the 2017 editions of the Paralympic Games held in April in Bindura and the National Youth Games hosted by Matabeleland North Province.... The SRC revealed that the National Youth Games and Paralympic...
 
   
Toyota Launches Taxi Featuring Japanese Indigo
 
 Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies     2017-10-24 kl. 05:02     133 words
 
Tokyo, Oct. 23 (Jiji Press)--Toyota Motor Corp. launched on Monday an all-new taxi featuring "koiai" traditional Japanese deep indigo blue, aiming to tap demand from foreigners traveling in Japan.

Toyota, which has a domestic taxi market share of 90 pct, hopes that the new vehicle will replace one in three taxis in Tokyo by the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

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Polio-afflicted rifle shooter to play in World Cup
 
 Indian Express     2017-10-24 kl. 04:44     400 words
 
Though Unhalkar has been practicing rifle-shooting since 2009, he started participating in shooting competitions from 2012 onwards. “Earlier, I would use rifles that were 10 to 15 years old and were used by sports academy in Kolhapur.

The selection rounds were conducted by the Paralympic Committee of India in Delhi about 10 days ago.
 
   
Arlen brings hockey to the ballroom
 
 Seacoast Online     2017-10-24 kl. 04:37     282 words
 
hbarndollar@seacoastonline.com @hbarndollar EXETER - It definitely wasn't a coincidence the ESPN host was given the sports-themed dance Monday night.

It definitely wasn't a coincidence the ESPN host was given the sports-themed dance Monday night.Victoria Arlen, who is also a Paralympics...
 
   
DWTS Movie Night: Another Perfect Score, Another Elimination
 
 EOnline.com     2017-10-24 kl. 04:15     934 words
 
Lights, camera…it's A Night at the Movies night! Dancing With the Stars took inspiration from the big screen for its show on Monday night, with the remaining couples performing songs to convey a specific movie genre.

2. What better genre than sports for the former Paralympic swimmer?

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WHP reduces team for PNG Games
 
 Post-Courier     2017-10-24 kl. 03:58     269 words
 
PNG Games BY DANIEL GERSON With only four weeks to go before the 7th PNG Games in Kimbe, West New Britain, funding woes have forced Team Western Highlands to reduce the number of athletes from 300 to 150. They will be competing in 10 sporting codes.

Kama said Paralympics athletes are training in Dei while the rest of the athletes are preparing for the games in Hagen Central.
 
   
Victoria Arlen Becomes Hockey Player for 'DWTS' Dance (Video)
 
 NewsR.in     2017-10-24 kl. 03:50     57 words
 
Victoria Arlen did a dance to honor sports movies during her performance on Dancing With the Stars‘ Movie Night!

Victoria Arlen did a dance to honor sports movies during her performance on Dancing With the Stars‘ Movie Night!The 23-year-old ESPN reporter and former paralympian was joined by partner Val Chmerkovskiy for the performance during the live taping
 
   
SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre ready for Short Course Swimming Championships
 
 Australasian Leisure Management     2017-10-24 kl. 03:33     440 words
 
More than 250 swimmers, including South Australian Olympian Kyle Chalmers, will be in Adelaide this week to compete in the Hancock Prospecting Australian Short Course Swimming Championships.

previous two Olympic and Paralympic selection events and I am looking forward to seeing the next generation take to the pool this weekend.” 20th October 2017 -
 
   
Shinzo Abe Wins Big In Japan...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-10-24 kl. 03:32     143 words
 
(ATR) The Prime Minister hands Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike a major defeat, no impact on 2020 Olympics and Paralympics. To continue reading this article you must be a subscriber to Around The Rings. Please Login or Subscribe Now!

Shinzo Abe Wins Big In Japan...(ATR) The Prime Minister hands Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike a major defeat, no impact on 2020 Olympics and Paralympics.

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Reid on shortlist for top award
 
 Illawarra Mercury     2017-10-24 kl. 03:28     153 words
 
Honour: Amanda Reid has been named among the NSWIS top athletes. South Coast cyclist Amanda Reid has been recognised for her golden Paralympics performance, by being nominated for the NSW Institute of Sport athlete of the year award.

South Coast cyclist Amanda Reid has been recognised for her golden Paralympics performance, by being nominated for the NSW Institute of Sport athlete of the year award.Reid is one of six athletes shortlisted, including the Wollongong-based
 
   
IBSA Blind Football World Grand Prix launched in Tokyo 2020 build-up
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2017-10-24 kl. 03:25     321 words
 
A new major football event has been launched in Japan by the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) to help build excitement for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

A new major football event has been launched in Japan by the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) to help build excitement for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.  The IBSA Blind Football World Grand Prix is the idea of the Japan Blind
 
   
Disabled 'losing out on jobs' over Access to Work cap
 
 BBC     2017-10-24 kl. 03:17     662 words
 
By Sean Clare BBC Victoria Derbyshire programme 24 October 2017 From the section UK Media playback is unsupported on your device

Jenny Sealey, chief executive at Graeae Theatre and co-artistic director of the London Paralympics...

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Dancing with the Stars: Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy Dance Sporty Paso Doble to Queen’s ‘We Will Rock You’
 
 Business 2 Community     2017-10-24 kl. 02:56     609 words
 
ABC Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy dance next, performing a paso doble to “We Will Rock You” by Queen. They are celebrating the sports genre.

Good job @iamValC on Choreography!Victoria you were aggressive, great job guys!! #DWTS — Nikki Chenet (@NikiChenet) October 24, 2017 According to ABC , Arlen is a former paralympian swimmer, Paralympic gold medalist and world record holder. “ At
 
   
Games champions in the South-West to inspire and empower
 
 Government of Western Australia     2017-10-24 kl. 02:27     342 words
 
Champions 2 Country regional sports tour hits the South-West today Six Western Australian athletes share their inspiring stories  The 2018

South-West today. Over three days - October 24 to 26 - six Western Australian Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth Games athletes will visit Collie, Bridgetown, Australind, Bunbury and Busselton.... Athletes on the South-West tour are West Coast Fever netballer Ingrid Colyer, track and field Paralympian...

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Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation Releases Paralympic Summer Games’ Rulebook in Arabic
 
 TotalUAE.com     2017-10-24 kl. 01:55     21 words
 
[unable to retrieve full-text content]DUBAI, 23rd October, 2017 (WAM) -- The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF)

Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation Releases Paralympic Summer Games’ Rulebook in Arabic.
 
   
Snowfest 2017 Launch Party
 
 Skiddle     2017-10-24 kl. 01:54     244 words
 
on Tuesday 24th October 2017 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 (26), Team GB freestyle skier Katie Summerhayes (21) and Team GB Paralympic alpine skier Millie Knight (18), who competes in slalom and giant slalom, will be on hand to answer questions and offer
 
   
Georgetown football player brings inspiration to all
 
 Wave 3     2017-10-24 kl. 01:29     395 words
 
Georgetown Senior Kody Kasey isn't just your average football player. He performs every Saturday on a different playing field, he plays with one leg. "I just love the sport of competing on defense especially, I play defense so I love to hit people.

After college Kody's future is very bright, he plans to be a US Marshall or get involved with the FBI, and so far at this point he's not ruled out being apart of the Paralympics either.Brian Winner.
 
   
Kiwis with sight loss to tackle epic 7 Day Challenge
 
 Voxy.co.nz     2017-10-24 kl. 01:19     410 words
 
an ambitious group of people - clients of the Blind Foundation - will take on an extraordinary challenge tracking 700km on foot, tandem bikes, kayaks and Waka Ama from Mt Maunganui to Wellington.

She has since set her sights on competing as a triathlete in the 2020 Paralympics.
 
   
U.S. Sled Team Members Balance School With Hockey
 
 USA Hockey     2017-10-24 kl. 00:42     405 words
 
“I don’t have too much free time between training and going to class and the work in between classes,” Wallace said. “Depending on the week, I’m usually doing 20 to 30 hours of work outside of class for class, plus 10 hours-plus of training.

class for class, plus 10 hours-plus of training.” One big challenge this year for the student-athletes is getting ready for the Paralympic Games this coming March.
 
   
Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Shirley Ballas to QUIT show after awkward gaffe?
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2017-10-24 kl. 00:19     95 words
 
Since her addition to the BBC's stalwart reality series, Latin ballroom coach Shirley has been plagued by rumours of tension between her and the rest of the panel.

make another awkward mistake when she praised Paralympian contestant Jonnie Peacock for having a "spring in his step", despite being fully aware of his "blade".

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Swimming coach Rob Greenwood breaks silence to deny claims of bullying after resigning from his post
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2017-10-23 kl. 23:54     96 words
 
The coach accused of subjecting members of the British para-swimming team to a 'climate of fear' has broken his silence, denying the allegations of bullying and discrimination against him as he continues to consider legal action.

The coach accused of subjecting members of the British para-swimming team to a 'climate of fear' has broken his silence, denying the allegations of bullying and discrimination against him as he continues to consider legal action.In their bombshell
 
   
Awesome photos of 2018 Winter Olympic, Paralympic hopefuls
 
 Delaware Online     2017-10-23 kl. 23:54     35 words
 
None Speedskater KC Boutiette competed at the 1994, 1998, 2002 and 2006 Winter Games and hopes to make the team for Pyeongchang, where he'd be racing at age 47.

Awesome photos of 2018 Winter Olympic, Paralympic hopefuls.
 
   
Pharmacies, drugmakers take steps to better serve foreigners
 
 Japan Today     2017-10-23 kl. 23:52     775 words
 
As the number of foreign visitors to Japan continues to rise, dispensing pharmacies and drugmakers are stepping up efforts to better serve customers who speak little Japanese.

As the number of foreign visitors to Japan continues to rise, dispensing pharmacies and drugmakers are stepping up efforts to better serve customers who speak little Japanese.In the run-up to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, pharmacists,

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Worldnews EasyBranches (web)
 
   
Exclusive: Sports minister Tracey Crouch warns FA could lose funds and bidding power
 
 Yahoo! India     2017-10-23 kl. 23:39     925 words
 
Tracey Crouch on Monday warned Greg Clarke and Martin Glenn she was ready to strip the Football Association of all its public funding – and block it

Speaking at length for the first time about since she became arguably the most powerful figure in the industry, Crouch also threatened the governing bodies of Olympic and Paralympic sports with a withdrawal of funding if they failed to address the
 
   
Swimming coach Rob Greenwood breaks silence to deny claims of bullying after resigning from his post
 
 Daily Mail     2017-10-23 kl. 23:34     660 words
 
Matt Lawton for the Daily Mail 22:30 BST, 23 October 2017

Greenwood, who won coach of the year after success at last year's Paralympic Games in Rio, was named in media reports.... Great Britain's Paralympic swimmers enjoyed phenomenal success at the Rio Games 'I do not propose at this stage to address each...

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Awesome photos of 2018 Winter Olympic, Paralympic hopefuls
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-10-23 kl. 23:32     0 words
 
Awesome photos of 2018 Winter Olympic, Paralympic hopefuls.
 
   
Paralympic powerlifter and Liverpool fan Ali Jawad trolls Reds' defence with very cheeky tweet after Spurs defeat
 
 Daily Mirror     2017-10-23 kl. 23:05     219 words
 
14:46, 23 OCT 2017 14:49, 23 OCT 2017 Paralympic powerlifter Ali Jawad saw the humorous side of his beloved Liverpool team being battered 4-1 by Tottenham on Sunday.

Paralympic powerlifter and Liverpool fan Ali Jawad trolls Reds' defence with very cheeky tweet after Spurs defeat.... 14:46, 23 OCT 2017 14:49, 23 OCT 2017 Paralympic powerlifter Ali Jawad saw the humorous side of his beloved Liverpool team being battered...
 
   
Apolo Ohno Keynotes USOC Awards Gala -- Photodesk...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-10-23 kl. 23:04     179 words
 
(ATR) The 2017 United States Olympic Committee Olympic and Paralympic Assembly brought athletes and Olympic leaders together to meet and discuss issues and preparations for upcoming Games. Apolo Ohno headlined the awards gala.

Photodesk...(ATR) The 2017 United States Olympic Committee Olympic and Paralympic Assembly brought athletes and Olympic leaders together to meet and discuss issues and preparations for upcoming Games.... Apolo Ohno headlined the awards gala.(ATR) This year's USOC Olympic and Paralympic...

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DWTS’s Victoria Arlen Reveals Why She’s Become Very ‘Competitive’ with Partner Val Chmerkovksiy
 
 People     2017-10-23 kl. 23:02     410 words
 
Victoria Arlen is an ESPN personality and former Paralympian swimmer and  who, at age 11, was diagnosed with a neurological condition and an autoimmune disease, which affected her spinal cord and left her in a vegetative state for four years .

Victoria Arlen is an ESPN personality and former Paralympian swimmer and  who, at age 11, was diagnosed with a neurological condition and an autoimmune disease, which affected her spinal cord and left her in a vegetative state for four years

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An MP who condemned low pay is hiring two 'volunteers' to work in his office
 
 Daily Mirror     2017-10-23 kl. 23:02     616 words
 
21:00, 23 OCT 2017 21:10, 23 OCT 2017 An MP who claimed unpaid jobs lock the poor out of politics is recruiting two ‘volunteers' to help run his office.

It comes as Tory peer and Paralympian Chris Holmes introduces a Private Member's Bill to ban unpaid internships lasting four weeks or more.
 
   
Nick Butler: What should the IOC be saying to local people in order to win a referendum?
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-10-23 kl. 22:49     2305 words
 
Innsbruck’s rejection of a potential 2026 Olympic and Paralympic bid in their referendum last week has prompted a flood of messages from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) about their ongoing bidding reforms.

Nick Butler: What should the IOC be saying to local people in order to win a referendum?Innsbruck’s rejection of a potential 2026 Olympic and Paralympic bid in their referendum last week has prompted a flood of messages from the International Olympic...

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Defending champions Australia make strong start to IWBF Asia Oceania Championships
 
 Inside World Parasport     2017-10-23 kl. 22:49     304 words
 
Max Winters Monday, 23 October 2017 Australia made an emphatic start to their men's title defence on the opening day of the 2017 International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) Asia Oceania Championships.

the 2015 final, have been drawn in Group A alongside Chinese Taipei and Iraq at the Chinese Paralympic Training Venue.

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Awesome photos of 2018 Winter Olympic, Paralympic hopefuls
 
 USA TODAY     2017-10-23 kl. 22:39     49 words
 
Aerials skier Ashley Caldwell is the reigning women's world champion. Jeffrey Swinger-USA TODAY Sports Mikaela Shiffrin won Olympic gold in the women's slalom at the 2014 Olympics.

Awesome photos of 2018 Winter Olympic, Paralympic hopefuls.
 
   
Paralympian prepared for U of R to appeal verdict in diving lawsuit
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-10-23 kl. 22:36     36 words
 
Former competitive swimmer Miranda Biletski is prepared — after an already 10-year legal saga — to take on any appeals the University of Regina may file in a case that awarded her millions of dollars in damages.

Paralympian prepared for U of R to appeal verdict in diving lawsuit.
 
   
Human rights impacts of Japan's Technical Intern Training Programme explored in new analysis
 
 Business & Human Rights     2017-10-23 kl. 22:32     228 words
 
| Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Skip Content Home ? Human rights impacts of Japan's Technical Intern Training...

impacts can be properly addressed, including in the run-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games."
 
   
Vail Veterans Program’s Cheryl Jensen focusing on planning, hires new CEO
 
 Vail Daily     2017-10-23 kl. 22:26     1136 words
 
VAIL — There might not be a Vail Veterans Program if not for Heath Calhoun. It was 2004 and the Vail Veterans Program was so new it didn't have a name. Capt. Dave Rozelle had met Cheryl Jensen, who asked Rozelle to come to Vail to ski.

Calhoun is now an elite adaptive athlete, a silver medal-winning Paralympic skier, and a motivational speaker.

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Going the Distance . . . 31 Times
 
 HighBeam Research     2017-10-23 kl. 22:08     135 words
 
Marine Corps veteran, a medal-winning Paralympian, plans 31 marathons in 31 days Within a span of 10 years, Marine Corps veteran Rob Jones

31 Times. Marine Corps veteran, a medal-winning Paralympian, plans 31 marathons in 31 days Within a span of 10 years, Marine Corps veteran Rob Jones. ...had both legs amputated after being wounded by a land mine in Afghanistan, won a bronze medal for...
 
   
Barney Bentall & The Cariboo Express
 
 Global News Canada     2017-10-23 kl. 21:58     152 words
 
The 3rd annual event is back! A benefit concert in support of the Classroom Champions program in Alberta. This year, they’re taking it to Mount Royal University’s Bella Concert Hall on November 3. Get your tickets now!

This is the third year that the Calgary concert will support Classroom Champions, a high-?tech, high-touch, one-to-many mentorship program that pairs Olympian and Paralympian mentors with under-served students across North America.The Cariboo
 
   
Was calling my agency Mr President a mistake? What five years in business have taught me
 
 The Drum     2017-10-23 kl. 21:47     824 words
 
Nick Emmel 23 October 2017 13:54pm Cast your mind back to September 2012, a lingering summer glowing with a real sense of optimism. The London Olympics and Paralympics had just drawn to a close amidst a flurry of patriotism and inclusivity. The nation was smiling as one. It felt like we were going somewhere, we had momentum.

The London Olympics and Paralympics had just drawn to a close amidst a flurry of patriotism and inclusivity.
 
   
Grace Norman up for USA Triathlon award
 
 WHIO.com     2017-10-23 kl. 21:44     182 words
 
CEDARVILLE — Grace Norman, a sophomore runner at Cedarville University, is one of five Team USA members up for the Female Paralypmic Athlete of the Year award. Fans can vote online at Awards.TeamUSA.org.

I had to mentally keep telling myself, ‘Stay in it, stay in it.’” Paralympic gold medalist & 2-time world champ Grace Norman is a nominee for Team USA Best of the Year honors!

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We are ready to welcome the world, say PyeongChang Winter Olympics organizers
 
 China.org.cn     2017-10-23 kl. 21:38     437 words
 
by Maria Spiliopoulou ANCIENT OLYMPIA, Greece, Oct.

South Korea is ready to give the world great Winter Olympic Games in February 2018, President of the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) Lee Hee-beom said on Monday from ancient Olympia in western

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Classroom Champion program in Weyburn classrooms
 
 Weyburn This Week     2017-10-23 kl. 21:23     438 words
 
Michelle Salt, 2014 Paralympian and para-snowboarding World Cup medalist, is teaming up with classrooms in Weyburn this school year as part of

Michelle Salt, 2014 Paralympian and para-snowboarding World Cup medalist, is teaming up with classrooms in Weyburn this school year as part of. ...Classroom Champions, a mentorship program that pairs world-renowned athletes with schools across
 
   
New scheme launched in Derry to make sport more accessible for people with disabilities
 
 Derry News     2017-10-23 kl. 21:07     702 words
 
16:57 Monday 23rd of October 2017 Derry City and Strabane District Council this week launched a new scheme with Disability Sport NI to help make sport more accessible for people with a disability.

collective implementation of the Action Plan, to ensure the continued positive experiences of involvement and inclusion and to promote not only recreational enjoyment of sporting activity but potentially the development of our paralympic champions
 
   
Taos native to compete in 2018 Winter Paralympics
 
 KOAT     2017-10-23 kl. 21:02     294 words
 
Reporter/Anchor Share Shares Updated: 12:58 PM MDT Oct 23, 2017 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WEBVTT COMPETING.CHRISTINE PARALYMPIAN DANELLE: UMSTEAD GREW UP IN TAOS.

Taos native to compete in 2018 Winter Paralympics.... 12:58 PM MDT Oct 23, 2017 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WEBVTT COMPETING.CHRISTINE PARALYMPIAN DANELLE:... CALLED TEAM MOM BECAUSE SHE ISKNOWN AS A WONDERFUL MENTOR.THE COUPLE IS IN EUROPE RIGHT We talk to an Alpine Skier from Taos who is preparing for the 2018 Winter Paralympics...
 
   
A+A 2017 set new standards for occupational health and safety
 
 ISHN     2017-10-23 kl. 20:55     1625 words
 
“People matter – now more than ever” – this was confirmed at the recent staging of A+A 2017, the leading international trade fair for safety, security and health at work.

We are active at many international events from the World Congress on Safety and Health at Work to the Paralympic Games but A+A as the world’s leading trade fair on all facets of health and safety is unrivalled.
 
   
Exploring The Meaning Of Mobility With Paralympic Athletes In Athens
 
 Dime Magazine     2017-10-23 kl. 20:48     839 words
 
The word “impossible” holds different meanings for different people. For some, “impossible” is a roadblock, a dead stop, a mile-high hurdle not worth jumping over. It’s an excuse to throw in the towel, to give up, to settle for less.

Exploring The Meaning Of Mobility With Paralympic Athletes In Athens.... Paralympic athletes Brad Snyder, Tatyana McFadden, and Olympic swimmer Rami Anis have had plenty of experience creating dreams out of the rubble of adversity.
 
   
Iran Overpower Saudi Arabia at IWBF Championships
 
 Kayhan International     2017-10-23 kl. 20:34     200 words
 
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran started the IWBF (International Wheelchair Basketball Federation) Asia Oceania Championships with a convincing 85-31 win over Saudi Arabia on Monday.

There will be 45 matches will played on two courts over six days at the Chinese Paralympic Training Venue.
 
   
#News24 ICYMI: See the 'offensive' Oscar Pistorius costume; Ex-MEC expected to be subpoenaed over Life Esidimeni deaths; and uproar over spanking judgment
 
 News24     2017-10-23 kl. 20:25     453 words
 
Cape Town - Spanking judgment causes an uproar, CCTV footage has emerged of a woman using a child to steal cellphones in supermarket and director James Toback accused of sexual harassment by 38 women.

Read ‘Offensive’ Oscar Pistorius ‘Blade Gunner’ costume causes uproar “This Paralympic runner costume is sure to cause some controversy at your next event.

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World Taekwondo Extraordinary Council looks forward to bright future
 
 Around The Rings     2017-10-23 kl. 20:23     722 words
 
The World Taekwondo Council met in London on October 21 for an Extraordinary meeting which covered a wide range of strategic areas as the federation continues to optimise the development of the sport and ensure the best competitions for its athletes.

The standing procedures for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games were also addressed, with it reiterated that there will be 72 Para Taekwondo athletes in K44 (+K43) class competing across six medal events (three male and three female) in Tokyo.
 
   
Brussels disabled athlete comes in fifth at the para-taekwondo world championship
 
 Bruzz.be     2017-10-23 kl. 20:09     52 words
 
Saaber Bachir is a 22 year-old Molenbeekenaar who does para-taekwondo. He came in 4th at the London World Championship. That could give us an extra ticket for the Paralympics in Paris in 2024.

Brussels disabled athlete comes in fifth at the para-taekwondo world championship.... Saaber Bachir is a 22 year-old Molenbeekenaar who does para-taekwondo. He came in 4th at the London World Championship. That could give us an extra ticket for the Paralympics...
 
   
Toyota — 'Fine-Comfort Ride' car with battery range of 620 miles
 
 Digital Journal     2017-10-23 kl. 19:55     421 words
 
Print By Oct 18, 2017 in Technology Tokyo - Toyota Motor Corporation will introduce its "Fine-Comfort Ride," a fuel cell vehicle (FCV) that will offer 50 percent more driving range, and include artificial intelligence and autonomous driving features.

Toyota plans to launch sales of a commercial model based on the concept vehicle in 2018 and expects to introduce over 100 Sora, mainly within the Tokyo metropolitan area, ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.Karen Graham.
 
   
Iran marks Paralympic Day
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-23 kl. 19:03     120 words
 
Thousands gather to play Para sports across the country Thousands of people with impairments have gathered across Iran to mark their tenth Paralympic Day.

Iran marks Paralympic Day.... Thousands gather to play Para sports across the country Thousands of people with impairments have gathered across Iran to mark their tenth Paralympic Day.Groups in several provinces and cities, including the capital Tehran,...
 
   
Drunk driver kills Venezuelan athlete during half-marathon in Costa Rica
 
 TicoTimes.net     2017-10-23 kl. 18:46     403 words
 
A drunk driver in San José killed a Venezuelan runner who was participating in the San José Half Marathon early Sunday morning, authorities reported.

Yáñez was running alongside Costa Rican Paralympic athlete Laurens Molina, who contacted the victim’s family in Venezuela to inform them about his death.
 
   
Adaptive Sports Expo
 
 KDFW FOX 4 News     2017-10-23 kl. 18:44     59 words
 
There's a free event this weekend aimed at helping people see life differently. It's the which connects those with disabilities to athletic opportunities. it's also a great place to see some world-class athletes.

It's the which connects those with disabilities to athletic opportunities. it's also a great place to see some world-class athletes.Paralympic gold medal winner Darlene Hunter and event organizer Dr.
 
   
New IPC President Andrew Parsons meets Mayor of Bonn
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-23 kl. 17:48     183 words
 
German city is home to Paralympic Movement’s headquarters International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has met the Mayor of Bonn Ashok Sridharan to discuss the city’s continued support for the Paralympic Movement.

German city is home to Paralympic Movement’s headquarters International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has met the Mayor of Bonn Ashok Sridharan to discuss the city’s continued support for the Paralympic Movement.Bonn is
 
   
Sports technology spotlight on Paralympic sports
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-23 kl. 17:48     342 words
 
Israeli athletes share their experiences at Asian Pacific Congress in Tel Aviv Paralympic sports were centre stage at the Asian Pacific Congress on Sports Technology (APCST) held in Tel Aviv, Israel, from 16-19 October.

Sports technology spotlight on Paralympic sports.... Israeli athletes share their experiences at Asian Pacific Congress in Tel Aviv Paralympic sports were centre stage at the Asian Pacific Congress on Sports Technology (APCST) held in Tel Aviv, Israel,...
 
   
The JPN Taxi is Toyota’s take on the black cab
 
 Motoring Research     2017-10-23 kl. 17:47     286 words
 
The Toyota Crown Comfort has been Japan’s answer to the iconic London taxi for generations: yet its replacement looks more like a black cab than ever before.

Toyota says it hopes to use the new cab to greet visitors to Japan from around the world when Tokyo hosts the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020.
 
   
Host City 2017 Organising, Bid and Olympic Committees line up for Host City 2017
 
 Around The Rings     2017-10-23 kl. 17:41     278 words
 
Host City 2017, taking place in Glasgow on 28th and 29th November, is the largest meeting of cities and sports, business and cultural events. This year’s event is confirmed to have the largest representation ever of Organising, Bid and Olympic Committees.

PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Jakarta/Palembang 2018 Asian Games Glasgow 2018 European Championships Doha 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championship Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Santiago 2023 Pan American Games
 
   
Rio stars' rewards slashed
 
 Namibian     2017-10-23 kl. 17:36     550 words
 
WINDHOEK - Government on Friday gave reduced cash rewards to the country's top performing athletes at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Brazil.

WINDHOEK - Government on Friday gave reduced cash rewards to the country's top performing athletes at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Brazil.The athletes' guides and coaches also received monetary incentives, which were channelled through the Namibia...
 
   
Malle 2017: Sivak's solo gold tops off big day for Ukraine – media
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-10-23 kl. 17:32     39 words
 
Ukraine's Ivan Sivak celebrated an emotional victory on Saturday (21 October), as his country claimed five golds on the first day of the 2017 World Para Dance Sport Championships in Malle, Belgium, according to the International Paralympic Committee.

Ukraine's Ivan Sivak celebrated an emotional victory on Saturday (21 October), as his country claimed five golds on the first day of the 2017 World Para Dance Sport Championships in Malle, Belgium, according to the International Paralympic
 
   
Japanese election brings political stability to Tokyo 2020
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2017-10-23 kl. 17:29     862 words
 
The election victory by Japan’s ruling coalition of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and Komeito has provided the country with political stability which is likely to assist preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

The election victory by Japan’s ruling coalition of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and Komeito has provided the country with political stability which is likely to assist preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.A snap

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Toyota envisions the fuel cell bus of the future
 
 Before It's News     2017-10-23 kl. 17:07     149 words
 
(Before It's News) Toyota has unveiled a concept vehicle to be shown at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show, the Sora fuel cell bus.

2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
This Paralympian has one leg and the most ingenious Halloween costumes
 
 Mashable     2017-10-23 kl. 17:04     78 words
 
Paralympian and Halloween enthusiast Josh Sundquist uses his uniqueness to bring to life some of the most creative costumes.  Sundquist was diagnosed with a form of bone cancer at age 9, which resulted in the amputation of his left leg.

This Paralympian has one leg and the most ingenious Halloween costumes.... Paralympian and Halloween enthusiast Josh Sundquist uses his uniqueness to bring to life some of the most creative costumes.  Sundquist was diagnosed with a form of bone cancer at...

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‘Offensive’ Oscar Pistorius ‘Blade Gunner’ costume causes uproar
 
 Metro Tell.co.za     2017-10-23 kl. 16:56     22 words
 
“This Paralympic runner costume is sure to cause some controversy at your next event. Includes top, shorts, boot covers and knee pads.”...

‘Offensive’ Oscar Pistorius ‘Blade Gunner’ costume causes uproar. “This Paralympic runner costume is sure to cause some controversy at your next event.
 
   
Pyeongchang 2018 will be a success despite tensions, claims South Korean Prime Minister
 
 Inside The Games     2017-10-23 kl. 16:51     398 words
 
Max Winters Monday, 23 October 2017 South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon has claimed Pyeongchang 2018 will be a success despite the ongoing tensions with North Korea.

The Winter Olympics are due to take place in Pyeongchang from February 9 to 25, with the Paralympics following from March 9 to 18.

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La Union archers dominant
 
 Thestandard.com.ph     2017-10-23 kl. 16:41     643 words
 
VIGAN, Ilocos Sur—If it were a cottage industry, archery could become a major commodity of La Union.

Dasmarinas Cavite chess team (from left) assistant coach Arman Subaste, gold medalist in the recent KL Paralympics SEA Games, is shown with gold medalists Daniel Quizon, Kylen Mordido, Jerlyn Mae San Diego, Michael Conci and head coach  FIDE master
 
   
Loughborough paralympian's hilarious Liverpool tweet sends Twitter into meltdown
 
 Leicester Mercury     2017-10-23 kl. 16:33     216 words
 
A Loughborough-based paralympic powerlifter has gone viral with his Twitter review of Liverpool FC's defending at the weekend.

Loughborough paralympian's hilarious Liverpool tweet sends Twitter into meltdown.... A Loughborough-based paralympic powerlifter has gone viral with his Twitter review of Liverpool FC's defending at the weekend.Ali Jawad, 28, who was born without legs,...
 
   
PyeongChang 2018: Australia co-captains revealed
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-23 kl. 16:32     645 words
 
Alpine skier Mitchell Gourley and snowboarder Joany Badenhorst to lead team at Winter Paralympics Alpine skier Mitchell Gourley and snowboarder

Alpine skier Mitchell Gourley and snowboarder Joany Badenhorst to lead team at Winter Paralympics Alpine skier Mitchell Gourley and snowboarder. ...Joany Badenhorst have been announced as co-captains of the Australian Paralympic Team for the 2018
 
   
9 epic Strictly Come Dancing fails well never forget
 
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland     2017-10-23 kl. 16:27     884 words
 
View photos Photo credit: BBC More From Digital Spy Strictly Come Dancing is pretty much the biggest show in the UK, so when something goes wrong it's pretty hard to miss.

1. Shirley's comment to Paralympian Jonnie Peacock Poor Shirley's only been on the show five minutes and she's already managed to royally put her foot in it.... Laughing off the comment and pointing out his disability , the Paralympian said, "excuse the...

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‘Offensive’ Oscar Pistorius ‘Blade Gunner’ costume causes uproar
 
 News24     2017-10-23 kl. 16:20     220 words
 
Global online retailer Amazon has come under fire for selling an Oscar Pistorius Halloween costume on their site.

The costume was priced at £26,10 (R467) by the online retailer and contained a description that read: “This Paralympic runner costume is sure to cause some controversy at your next event.
 
   
British wheelchair racer Hannah Cockroft nominated for Disabled Sportswomen award
 
 Sky Sports     2017-10-23 kl. 15:58     227 words
 
Hannah Cockroft discusses her season and looks forward to Tokyo 2020 Hannah Cockroft discusses her season and looks forward to Tokyo 2020 Hannah Cockroft has been nominated for Sunday Times Disabled Sportswomen of the Year after a fantastic year.

She is unbeaten at Paralympic, World and European level for six years, with her last defeat at the world junior championships in Dubai in 2011.... In total, she has 10 world titles and five Paralympic golds.... Hannah Cockroft won the Women's T34 100m, 400m and 800m - the same events she won at Paralympic...

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Silver for Scotland’s wheelchair curlers at Stirling International
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-10-23 kl. 15:52     455 words
 
4 hours ago Scotland’s wheelchair curlers triumphed on home ice with a silver medal at the Stirling International but the team are already looking ahead to even more success.

4 hours ago Scotland’s wheelchair curlers triumphed on home ice with a silver medal at the Stirling International but the team are already looking ahead to even more success.The six-strong squad – Paralympic bronze medallists Aileen Neilson,
 
   
Drunk driver kills athlete during race
 
 BBC     2017-10-23 kl. 15:45     344 words
 
A Venezuelan athlete has died after being hit by a drunk driver while participating in a half-marathon in the Costa Rican capital, San José. Police say the 26-year-old driver was drunk when he drove through a police cordon and hit the Venezuelan runner.

Mr Yáñez had been staying for the past four months at the home of Costa Rican Paralympian athlete Laurens Molina.

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Populous Designs Own Space with Connectivity in Mind
 
 Colorado Real Estate Journal     2017-10-23 kl. 15:45     687 words
 
BUILDING DIALOGUE Populous is a global architecture and design firm with a portfolio including projects like Coors Field, Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Pepsi Center, the 2012 Summer Olympic & Paralympic Games in London and the Super Bowl.

BUILDING DIALOGUE Populous is a global architecture and design firm with a portfolio including projects like Coors Field, Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Pepsi Center, the 2012 Summer Olympic & Paralympic Games in London and the Super Bowl.The
 
   
USTA Announces Cities and Dates for Australian Open Wildcard Challenge
 
 Sports Destination Management     2017-10-23 kl. 15:42     723 words
 
The USTA announced the return of the Australian Open Wild Card Challenge presented by the USTA , which utilizes indoor and outdoor hard-court pro tournaments to award wild cards into the 2018 Australian Open for American players.

In addition, it owns approximately 90 Pro Circuit events throughout the U.S. and selects the teams for the Davis Cup, Fed Cup, Olympic and Paralympic Games. The USTA’s philanthropic entity, the USTA Foundation, provides grants and scholarships in
 
   
West Chester, Ohio, to Host USA Triathlon Youth & Junior National Championships in Ohio
 
 Sports Destination Management     2017-10-23 kl. 15:42     820 words
 
USA Triathlon today announced that registration is now open for the 2018 USA Triathlon Youth & Junior National Championships, which are headed to West Chester, Ohio, for the seventh consecutive year. The event is set for Aug.

Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Blade Gunner outfit pulled after online outrage
 
 Northglen News     2017-10-23 kl. 15:37     295 words
 
The outfit which was on sale for £22.99, is described as a outfit that “is sure to cause some controversy at your next event”.

There is also the number 2012, the year the paralympian reached the semi-finals of the 200m sprint in the Olympics.
 
   
Entries announced for 2017 NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-10-23 kl. 15:24     523 words
 
Entries have been announced for the 2017 NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters, which are scheduled to take place in English town Loughborough from November 29 to December 3.

Rio 2016 Paralympic gold medallist Griffioen avenged her defeat to Kamiji in the pool stages by claiming a convincing 6-4, 6-4 victory.

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England elected chair of new UK Athletics Athletes' Commission
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-10-23 kl. 15:24     478 words
 
Former World Championship medallist Hannah England has been elected chair of the new UK Athletics (UKA) Athletes' Commission by her fellow members.

Two Paralympians complete the line-up in three-time champion club thrower Stephen Miller and shot putter Vanessa Wallace.

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Paralympian wins lawsuit over Regina university in swimming accident
 
 Advocate Daily     2017-10-23 kl. 15:19     499 words
 
REGINA — The lawyer for a Paralympian says his client is relieved to have won a lawsuit over the swimming accident that left her quadriplegic.

Paralympian wins lawsuit over Regina university in swimming accident.... REGINA — The lawyer for a Paralympian says his client is relieved to have won a lawsuit over the swimming accident that left her quadriplegic.A jury decided late Friday evening that...

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NHK announces presenter and reporter with impairment ahead of Tokyo 2020
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-10-23 kl. 15:16     340 words
 
Erina Chiba and Yuki Goto are first members of Japanese Paralympic broadcaster team Japanese broadcaster NHK has announced the first two members of the team of presenters and reporters with an impairment ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games .

Erina Chiba and Yuki Goto are first members of Japanese Paralympic broadcaster team Japanese broadcaster NHK has announced the first two members of the team of presenters and reporters with an impairment ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
 
   
I Can Defender Better & I Have No Legs': Paralympian Launches Epic Attack on Reds in Wake of Loss
 
 Latest Nigerian News.com     2017-10-23 kl. 15:12     90 words
 
Published by FTBpro on Mon, 23 Oct 2017 Loss 'Liverpool have been mercilessly chastised for their defensive display in Sunday's 4-1 defeat against Tottenham at Wembley.

Paralympian Launches Epic Attack on Reds in Wake of Loss....from Paralympic weightlifter Ali Jawad.
 
   
TOYOTA GB : ALL HAIL TOYOTA’S NEW JPN TAXI
 
 4 Traders     2017-10-23 kl. 15:04     353 words
 
Toyota wants to make bad cab experiences a thing of the past with new taxi inspired by the best qualities of Japanese hospitality.

Toyota plans to use the new cab to greet and transport visitors to Japan from around the world when Tokyo hosts the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020.
 
   
Police chiefs hope Hate Crime Awareness Week has shone a spotlight on this type of offending
 
 Derbyshire Constabulary     2017-10-23 kl. 14:55     417 words
 
Posted on 23rd October 2017 Online videos, school visits and street meets are just some of the ways our officers have raised awareness of hate crime and how to report it as part of a national week of activity.

During the week, Normanton Safer Neighbourhood Team released videos on Twitter featuring hate crime support groups to highlight the help available while the team in Chaddesden invited guests such as Paralympian Leon Taylor to talk to students at Da
 
   
AOP Honorary Associates initiative launches
 
 Association of Optometrists     2017-10-23 kl. 14:46     547 words
 
What was the inspiration for setting up the AOP Honorary Associates?

They include Lord Holmes of Richmond, a Conservative peer and Paralympian who has had a distinguished career in law; Lord Low of Dalston, a crossbench peer and former law lecturer who has co-chaired the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Eye

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Australian Short Course Championships
 
 Time Out Adelaide     2017-10-23 kl. 14:39     264 words
 
Australia is famous for a few things: sunshine, Vegemite, and its world class swimmers. Come see Australia’s swim athletes in action when they compete in the nail-bitingly exciting 2017 at the South Australian Aquatic Centre.

Plus you can also see Paralympians Ellie Cole, Matthew Levy, Brendan Hall and Monique Murphy shoot through the water following their return from the Toronto World Championships.
 
   
'I Can Defender Better & I Have No Legs': Paralympian Launches Epic Attack on Reds in Wake of Loss
 
 SI.com     2017-10-23 kl. 14:14     321 words
 
Liverpool have been mercilessly chastised for their defensive display in Sunday's 4-1 defeat against Tottenham at Wembley. Criticism has come from all corners on social media, but perhaps most brutally from Paralympic weightlifter Ali Jawad.

Paralympian Launches Epic Attack on Reds in Wake of Loss.... Criticism has come from all corners on social media, but perhaps most brutally from Paralympic weightlifter Ali Jawad.Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren, who has been at the centre of much of the...

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Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation Releases Paralympic Summer Games’ Rulebook in Arabic
 
 Albawaba     2017-10-23 kl. 14:05     572 words
 
During the event Follow > , , , , , , Disable alert for MBRF , , , The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation

Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation Releases Paralympic Summer Games’ Rulebook in Arabic.... During the event Follow > , , , , , , Disable alert for MBRF , , , The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation. ...(MBRF) has announced the release of the Paralympic...

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