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Oskar Rozenberg Hallberg nominerad till Idrottsgalan
 
 Tacky     2017-11-14 kl. 03:01     144 words
 
Oskar Rozenberg Hallberg som tidigare i år kammade hem VM-guldet i Vans Park Series har som första skateboardåkare någonsin blivit nominerad till Idrottsgalan, detta som årets nykomling.

Årets Manlige Idrottare. * Peder Fredricson - ridsport, hoppning * Badou Jack - boxning * Zebastian Modin - längdskidor (parasport) * Daniel Ståhl - friidrott, diskus.
 
   
Toyota visar upp eldrivna bussen Sora
 
 Feber     2017-11-13 kl. 22:30     165 words
 
Som även går att använda som reservbatteri Visa inte Fordon-artiklar Fordon / Eldrivet Toyota har visat upp ritningar på elbussen Sora som man ska börja producera under nästa år.

Tokyos gator i samband med att OS och Paralympics arrangeras i staden 2020.
 
   
Aron Lindström tilldelas Guldklubbens stipendium
 
 Skaraborgs Allehanda     2017-11-13 kl. 15:44     217 words
 
En snabb klättring på världsrankningen har gjort att Skövdekillen Aron Lindström tilldelas paralympiska Guldklubbens talangstipendium. Stipendiet kommer att delas ut av klubbens ordförande om knappt två veckor.

En snabb klättring på världsrankningen har gjort att Skövdekillen Aron Lindström tilldelas paralympiska Guldklubbens talangstipendium.... För sina fina prestationer och sin höga tävlingsintensitet kommer han att tilldelas paralympiska Guldklubbens...
 
   
Toyotas "supertaxi" är nu verklighet
 
 Svensk Verkstad     2017-11-13 kl. 15:10     364 words
 
Driftskostnaderna är så låga, att besparingen i princip motsvarar hela bilens inköpspris under en förväntad drifttid på fem år.

Toyota räknar med att det ska finnas ett större antal JPN-taxi i trafik år 2020, när Japan är värd för OS och Paralympics. gasdrift Toyota taxi.
 
   
Toyota producerar utsläppsfri bränslecellsdriven elbuss
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-11-13 kl. 15:07     563 words
 
Pressmeddelande * Nov 13, 2017 15:07 CET Sora blir namnet på den bränslecellsdrivna elbuss Toyota utvecklat för serieproduktionsstart nästa år.

Pressmeddelande * Nov 13, 2017 15:07 CET Sora blir namnet på den bränslecellsdrivna elbuss Toyota utvecklat för serieproduktionsstart nästa år.Målet är att ha ett drygt 100-tal utsläppsfria bussar i trafik i samband med OS och Paralympics i

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Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Ruth Langsford admits she cried all day
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2017-11-14 kl. 08:39     113 words
 
The Loose Women star and her professional partner Anton Du Beke got the boot from the competition on Sunday night after losing out in the dance-off to Paralympian Jonnie Peacock and his partner Oti Mabuse.

The Loose Women star and her professional partner Anton Du Beke got the boot from the competition on Sunday night after losing out in the dance-off to Paralympian...
 
   
China to set up new mechanisms to promote winter sports
 
 Ecns.cn     2017-11-14 kl. 08:24     192 words
 
The General Administration of Sport of China announced on Monday that it would adjust and enrich the leadership of the Winter Sports Management Center, and schedule preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympics and popularization of winter sports.

First, winter sports will be strongly encouraged so as to pool the energy of all sides to prepare for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

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Dentsu Inc. Consolidated Financial Results for the First Nine Months of FY2017 (IFRS)
 
 Enhanced Online News     2017-11-14 kl. 07:33     2395 words
 
TOKYO--( EON: Enhanced Online News )--Dentsu Inc.

This was due, in part, to the absence of large-scale events, including the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and affects related to Working Environment Reform implementation in Dentsu Japan.... This was due, in part, to the absence of large-scale events, including the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympic...

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Kuwait underline importance of investing in youths to better build society
 
 Kuwait News Agency     2017-11-14 kl. 07:28     245 words
 
Kuwaiti diplomat Bashar Ali Al-Duwaisan in Kuwait's permanent delegation to the UN NEW YORK, Nov 14 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait underlined the

The Olympic and Paralympic Games provided a chance to spotlight the concepts of the "Olympic village" and the "Olympic ideal", both of which aimed at promoting unity, peace and development....Paralympic Games in Brazil. (end) asf.mb.
 
   
Dancing With The Stars: Victoria Arlen left speechless after surprising elimination during semifinals
 
 Daily Mail     2017-11-14 kl. 07:28     1448 words
 
Dailymail.com Reporter 05:44 GMT, 14 November 2017

The 23-year-old former paralympic swimmer was so choked up that she was unable to utter any words, so host Tom Bergeron stepped in to help.
 
   
Two-day beginners' workshop on wheelchair tennis
 
 Mid Day     2017-11-14 kl. 07:03     381 words
 
SIGN UP At an age when kids learn to hop, skip and jump, Shiva Prasad learnt to walk using crutches, polio having affected his legs when he was two. However, the Bengaluru-born sports enthusiast didn't let the disability dampen his spirits.

Shiva Prasad Titled The First Serve, the workshop is an initiative by Indian Wheelchair Tennis Tour, a division of Bengaluru-based non-profit Astha, which is a platform for the development of the Paralympic sport in India.
 
   
AGM: Chairman's Address and CEO's Address
 
 4 Traders     2017-11-14 kl. 06:43     1543 words
 
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING CHAIRMAN'S ADDRESS TO SHAREHOLDERS?? Sydney, 14 November 2017: Prime Media Group (ASX:PRT) Good morning and welcome to the Prime Media Group Annual General Meeting.

Our sales teams across both national and local markets did a tremendous job of monetising the Rio Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.

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New Hampshire native Victoria Arlen eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars' WMUR
 
 WMUR New Hampshire     2017-11-14 kl. 06:41     68 words
 
Arlen made the show's semi-finals LOS ANGELES — New Hampshire native Victoria Arlen was eliminated from “Dancing with the Stars” Monday night. Arlen, whose family lives in Exeter, made it to the semi-finals of the show.

Arlen, whose family lives in Exeter, made it to the semi-finals of the show.Arlen rose to fame as a Paralympic athlete after spending years in a vegetative state.

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UN Promises Peaceful Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
 
 Digital Chosun     2017-11-14 kl. 06:20     161 words
 
The UN General Assembly has adopted a resolution calling for a peaceful passage of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea.

which will be Feb. 9, and seven days after the Paralympics, which this time end in mid-March.
 
   
Korea-Vietnam Summit on Sidelines of APEC Economic Lead..
 
 Office of the President, Republic of Korea     2017-11-14 kl. 06:12     405 words
 
President Moon Jae-in and Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang held a summit for 40 minutes this morning on the sidelines of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam.

President Quang also asked President Moon to visit Vietnam again in the near future and wished for the success of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. .
 
   
One on the One with Rob Quirk: Top Docs at US Olympic Training Center
 
 KOAA.com     2017-11-14 kl. 06:02     618 words
 
COLORADO SPRINGS - As we draw closer to the Winter Olympics in South Korea in February, the realization of years of training is finally coming into focus for our elite U.S. athletes.

COLORADO SPRINGS - As we draw closer to the Winter Olympics in South Korea in February, the realization of years of training is finally coming into focus for our elite U.S. athletes.However, making sure that these men and women, including our paralympians...
 
   
Run of NH's Victoria Arlen ends on 'Dancing With the Stars'
 
 Union Leader     2017-11-14 kl. 05:45     290 words
 
Paralympic gold medalist and ESPN sports reporter Victoria Arlen saw her inspirational run on ABC’s hit show “Dancing With the Stars” come to an end Monday night, when she was eliminated from the weekly dance competition.

Paralympic gold medalist and ESPN sports reporter Victoria Arlen saw her inspirational run on ABC’s hit show “Dancing With the Stars” come to an end Monday night, when she was eliminated from the weekly dance competition.Arlen, who learned to
 
   
Start Your Impossible: 5 Questions With Toyota’s Scott Thompson
 
 Brandchannel.com     2017-11-14 kl. 05:16     997 words
 
With “Start Your Impossible,” Toyota is making a bold statement —and its first global corporate campaign—about its focus on the future.

mobility in the automotive sense (of driverless and electric cars) and “mobility services” and the human mobility connected to its sponsorship of the Olympic and Paralympic games. “Start Your Impossible” launched in 24 countries in
 
   
Exeter's Victoria Arlen eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars'
 
 Seacoast Online     2017-11-14 kl. 05:06     484 words
 
hbarndollar@seacoastonline.com @hbarndollar EXETER ? Victoria Arlen's miraculous run on "Dancing with the Stars" came to an end Monday night, as she was eliminated from the competition just one week shy of the finale.

Arlen, an ESPN host and Paralympic gold medalist, regained the ability to walk after spending 10 years in a wheelchair.
 
   
For a high school basketball player hoping to reach the NBA, the odds are 10,000 to 1.. Earlier this year, following an
 
 Japan Metal Bulletin     2017-11-14 kl. 04:48     4505 words
 
AdAge report, YouTube made it so new channels couldn’t start making money from the ad sharing program until they reached a threshold of views.

The former Paralympic swimmer turned ESPN personality will compete in season 25, sources tell E!

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DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT : Commemorative coin and envelope to celebrate International Day of People with Disability
 
 4 Traders     2017-11-14 kl. 04:39     444 words
 
Joint media release with The Hon Jane Prentice MP Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services Federal Member for Ryan THE 25th

The coin and envelope packaging features well-known Paralympian and patron of the 2017 International Day of People with Disability Mr Dylan Alcott OAM.... 'As a successful Paralympian and business owner, I am proud to say that my disability has not...
 
   
Victoria Arlen Breaks Down in Tears as She's Eliminated from Season 25 of DWTS
 
 People     2017-11-14 kl. 04:38     413 words
 
Victoria Arlen has been eliminated from  Dancing with the Stars .

Victoria Arlen has been eliminated from  Dancing with the Stars .On the ninth week of the reality dance competition, which was also the semifinals, the ESPN features reporter and former Paralympic swimmer, 23, was sent home from season 25 of the

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Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy get the boot on 'Dancing with the Stars'
 
 UPI     2017-11-14 kl. 04:23     170 words
 
Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy were eliminated from Season 25 of Dancing with the Stars in Los Angeles Monday night. "I want to say thank you so much to Victoria.

The future is bright for you," Chmerkovskiy said as he stood by his visibly upset partner, a former paralympian swimmer and television personality.

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National Stadium's conversion to soccer-rugby venue set
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2017-11-14 kl. 04:05     161 words
 
TOKYO (kyodo) -- Japan's new national stadium will be converted to a venue for soccer, rugby and American football following its use as the centerpiece of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, an informed source said Monday.

TOKYO (kyodo) -- Japan's new national stadium will be converted to a venue for soccer, rugby and American football following its use as the centerpiece of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, an informed source said Monday.The facility, which is...
 
   
Val Chmerkovskiy Dances With Girlfriend Jenna Johnson in Emotional 'DWTS' Semifinals Routine
 
 Yahoo! Singpore She     2017-11-14 kl. 03:49     331 words
 
The 'Dancing With the Stars' pro performed a trio routine on Monday's semifinals with his lady love and his celeb partner, Victoria Arlen.Val Chmerkovskiy got the chance to dance with , on , during an emotional number with Victoria Arlen.

machines, despite the fact that I was deathly ill, it still felt like a room for me."The former Paralympic athlete dedicated the dance to her parents and, after the dance, walked out into the audience to give her mom and dad a hug as they all shared

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Paralympian Greg Westlake aims for gold at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games
 
 Global News Canada     2017-11-14 kl. 03:46     55 words
 
At a young age Greg Westlake had both his feet amputated but that didn’t stop him from learning how to skate at the age of three.

Paralympian Greg Westlake aims for gold at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games.
 
   
World news briefs, Nov. 14: UN urges truce during Olympics
 
 Akron Beacon Journal     2017-11-14 kl. 03:37     379 words
 
UNITED NATIONS Truce urged during Olympics The U.N.

9 until seven days after the Paralympic Winter Games end on March 18.
 
   
Victoria Arlen Often Tells the Story of Her Illness on 'Dancing With the Stars' — Learn All About It
 
 Closer Weekly     2017-11-14 kl. 03:20     403 words
 
Fans of Dancing With the Stars have been captivated by Victoria Arlen 's story during Season 25 of the show.

Fans of Dancing With the Stars have been captivated by Victoria Arlen 's story during Season 25 of the show.She often talks about her illness on the hit dancing competition, which has left many viewers curious about the Paralympic swimmer and ESPN
 
   
New book pays tribute to 'power women' in Singapore
 
 Yahoo! Singpore She     2017-11-14 kl. 03:09     433 words
 
The Madonnas and Mavericks Book Launch. Photo: Melvin Chong“Madonnas and Mavericks: Power Women in Singapore”, is the latest effort of Loretta Chen, theatre director, creative consultant and activist.

Workers’ Party and an elected Member of Parliament representing Aljunied Group Representation Constituency; Theresa Goh Rui Si, Singapore’s Paralympic medalist; and Tjin Lee, founder of the Mercury Group which organises Singapore Fashion Week.
 
   
Strictly Come Dancing 2017: You'll never guess who Craig Revel Horwood has rated the WORST
 
 Worldnews EasyBranches     2017-11-14 kl. 02:43     536 words
 
Credit: express.co.uk Nov 14 2017 01:15 About: 28 minutes ago 0 views Craig Revel Horwood showcased his highest and lowest

The Loose Women star and her professional partner Anton Du Beke got the boot from the competition on Sunday night after losing out in the dance-off to Paralympian Jonnie Peacock and his partner Oti Mabuse.

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GOING FOR THE GOLD: Los Angeles officially granted 2028 Olympics, Paris to host in 2024
 
 KXAN     2017-11-14 kl. 02:26     676 words
 
On Wednesday, the International Olympic Committee officially dubbed Los Angeles as the host city for the 2028 Olympics. Paris was named the 2024 host.

history of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic movements – and it’s one we’ve been waiting to celebrate for many years,”  United States Olympic Committee Chairman and U.S.... This visionary dual award will no doubt provide an era of unprecedented strength and stability for the global Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Dancing with the Stars: Drew Scott and Emma Slater Dance Spirited Tango to ‘I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)’
 
 Business 2 Community     2017-11-14 kl. 02:17     619 words
 
ABC Kicking off the semi-finals are Drew Scott and Emma Slater, dancing a tango to “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)” by The Proclaimers. Len Goodman commends Scott’s determination and attack, but says he really lost his technique in the dance.

“Dancing with the Stars,” hosted by Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews, include Hamilton’s Jordan Fisher, “Property Brothers” co-host Drew Scott, former paralympian swimmer Victoria Arlen, violinist Lindsey Stirling and actor Frankie Muniz.

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‘Dancing with the Stars’ semifinals recap: Whose ‘Iconic Dances’ earned them spots in the finals? [UPDATING LIVE]
 
 Gold Derby     2017-11-14 kl. 02:16     526 words
 
“ Dancing with the Stars ” season 25 is in the home stretch, and on Monday night, November 13, the final five celebrity contestants took the stage:

Whose ‘Iconic Dances’ earned them spots in the finals? . “ Dancing with the Stars ” season 25 is in the home stretch, and on Monday night, November 13, the final five celebrity contestants took the stage:. ...Paralympian Victoria Arlen ,
 
   
Pyeongchang chief says it would be honor to host Melania, Ivanka Trump at Olympics
 
 USA TODAY     2017-11-14 kl. 02:15     318 words
 
First Lady Melania Trump (center) poses with the Pyeongchang Olympic mascots at an event at the U.S. embassy in Seoul Nov. 7.

7.She is accompanied by Lee Hee-beom (right), head of the Pyeongchang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Games.(Photo:

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Eighth Annual USA Hockey Sled Classic, Presented by NHL, Begins Thursday in Plymouth, Minnesota
 
 USA Hockey     2017-11-14 kl. 01:56     514 words
 
The eighth annual Sled Classic , presented by the NHL, will take place Thursday through Sunday (Nov. 16-29) in Plymouth, Minnesota, at the Plymouth Ice Center.

 Of those skaters, 13 helped the United States claim the silver medal at the 2017 Para Sled Hockey World Championship in Gangneung, South Korea, and a total of 10 players skated on the U.S. squad that claimed the gold medal at the 2014 Paralympic
 
   
Cycling Canada HIires Para-cycling Development Coach-West @CyclingCanada @CanPARACycling
 
 Pedal Magazine     2017-11-14 kl. 01:42     379 words
 
release by Cycling Canada November 13, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) – Cycling Canada is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Phil [Philippe] Abbott to the position of NextGen Para-cycling coach-West.

Now that we have established two NextGen programs that will cover the whole country, we look forward to finding future paralympic medallists,” said Sebastien Travers, Head Para-cycling Coach at Cycling Canada.... The NextGen Coach – West position is made possible by partnerships between Cycling Canada and the Canadian Paralympic...
 
   
News Access Rules pertaining to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games
 
 Medianet     2017-11-14 kl. 01:41     415 words
 
The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) is committed to ensuring the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) is accessible to all Australians and leaves a lasting positive legacy.

This is consistent with all recent Commonwealth Games as well as other major international sporting events (including the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games).
 
   
Uddingston Grammar enjoy judo sessions coached by Paralympian silver medalist
 
 Road Record     2017-11-14 kl. 01:37     239 words
 
Ingram and Stephen Somerville from Judo Scotland have been

Uddingston Grammar enjoy judo sessions coached by Paralympian silver medalist.... 00:00, 14 NOV 2017 Students at Uddingston Grammar have been enjoying judo sessions coached by Paralympian silver medallist Sam Ingram and Stephen Somerville from Judo...
 
   
Towards a people-centred ASEAN community
 
 Jordan Times     2017-11-14 kl. 01:28     877 words
 
I   am delighted that my first meeting with the leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations comes at a historic moment: the 50th anniversary of ASEAN’s founding.

Korea is now preparing for yet another “hot” winter: the PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, to be held in February 2018.

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Women's AFL star Erin Phillips highlights Our Sporting Future conference
 
 Medianet     2017-11-14 kl. 01:26     388 words
 
Women’s AFL star Erin Phillips highlights Our Sporting Future conference Women’s AFL star and Olympic basketballer Erin Phillips will discuss

ground-breaking data-driven junior development program. • A keynote by Scott Dinsdale, Managing Director, Accenture, on digital strategies for sport. • Paralympic gold medallist Curtis McGrath will share his inspiring story at conference farewell
 
   
Uddingston Grammar enjoy judo sessions coached by Paralympian silver medalist
 
 Newsoneplace.com     2017-11-14 kl. 01:11     20 words
 
Photographers and sightseers are flocking to the coast of south Devon to witness a rare sighting of a humpback whale.

Uddingston Grammar enjoy judo sessions coached by Paralympian silver medalist.
 
   
MORE US RESORTS PREPARE TO OPEN
 
 PlanetSKI     2017-11-14 kl. 01:11     794 words
 
MORE SNOW IS FALLING - The Alps is seeing more snow & at PlanetSKI we haven't... RESORTS OPEN EARLY AFTER FRESH SNOW - Val Thorens opens next weekend but we've been making a...

PARALYMPIC HOPEFUL AMAZED BY RESPONSE TO KIT THEFT -

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Hershey's Gold Expands Iconic Chocolate Bar Portfolio
 
 Vending Times     2017-11-14 kl. 00:49     236 words
 
HERSHEY, PA -- Hershey Co. is adding a new flavor to its namesake portfolio for the fourth time in history -- Hershey's Gold Caramelized Creme Peanuts and Pretzels .

In the lead up to, and during the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, Apolo Ohno, two-time Olympic Gold medalist, and Rico Roman, 2014 Paralympic Winter Games Gold medalist and 2018 Paralympic Hopeful, will serve as Team Hershey’s athletes and
 
   
UN urges countries to stop conflicts during winter Olympics
 
 Inside Toronto     2017-11-14 kl. 00:26     371 words
 
The U.N. General Assembly approved a resolution by acclamation Monday urging all countries to stop hostilities and observe a truce during the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea — a message especially aimed at North Korea.

9 until seven days after the Paralympic Winter Games end on March 18.

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How DWTS's Victoria Arlen Recovered from Her Potentially Season-Ending Injury
 
 People     2017-11-14 kl. 00:21     526 words
 
Victoria Arlen is an ESPN personality and former Paralympian swimmer 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 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 .Arlen

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Frankie Muniz Has Trouble Preparing for ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Tonight
 
 Heavy.com     2017-11-14 kl. 00:13     550 words
 
ABC/Eric McCandless This week, Frankie Muniz and Witney Carson are recreating a dance routine that Julianne Hough executed on a previous season of Dancing With the Stars .

Along with Muniz, Property Brothers star Drew Scott, violinist Lindsey Stirling, actor and singer Jordan Fisher and paralympic swimmer Victoria Arlen are all left in the competition.
 
   
UN urges countries to stop fighting during winter Olympics
 
 570News     2017-11-14 kl. 00:13     398 words
 
by Posted Nov 13, 2017 5:40 pm EST The U.N. General Assembly has approved a resolution by acclamation urging all countries to stop fighting and observe a truce during the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

9 until seven days after the Paralympic Winter Games end March 18.
 
   
UN urges countries to stop conflicts during winter Olympics
 
 Sun Herald     2017-11-14 kl. 00:06     441 words
 
The U.N. General Assembly approved a resolution by acclamation Monday urging all countries to stop hostilities and observe a truce during the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea — a message especially aimed at North Korea.

9 until seven days after the Paralympic Winter Games end on March 18.

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U.N. urges global truce during Winter Olympics
 
 Burbank Leader     2017-11-13 kl. 23:53     218 words
 
In a consensus action that included North Korea and South Korea, the United Nations General Assembly on Monday adopted a resolution asking all nations to observe an “Olympic truce” during the 2018 Winter Games in February.

9 to Feb. 25. The Paralympics are to follow in mid-March. david.wharton@latimes.com Follow @LAtimesWharton on Twitter.

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Health Care Heroes Award Winners Announced
 
 Wilmington Biz     2017-11-13 kl. 23:29     691 words
 
The Health Care Heroes award winners were announced Saturday night during a ceremony at the Country Club of Landfall.

One of the University of North Carolina Wilmington team physicians, Allen has been a team doctor at USA Olympic and Paralympic winter and summer games.
 
   
Calgary city council mulls putting more money into possible 2026 bid
 
 Brandon Sun     2017-11-13 kl. 23:16     926 words
 
Calgary is coming up on an off-ramp for the 2026 Winter Games as city council contemplates spending more money on a potential bid.

Council committed $5 million just over a year ago to CBEC, which concluded the price tag for hosting the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games would be approximately $4.6 billion.

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Corey Peters among Paralympians to share experiences at para-sport open day
 
 Taranaki Daily News     2017-11-13 kl. 23:12     292 words
 
Corey Peters will share his experiences at a Paralympics New Zealand open day this weekend. When Taranaki's Corey Peters first attended a para-sports open day in 2011, he didn't even know adaptive skiing was available.

Corey Peters among Paralympians to share experiences at para-sport open day.... Corey Peters will share his experiences at a Paralympics New Zealand open day this weekend.... A lot has been achieved since then," Peters said.  Peters will be joined by fellow Paralympians Mary Fisher (swimming), Greg Reid (shooting), Stephen Hills (cycling), and para-athlete Jack Lewer (shot put) at the Paralympics...
 
   
Paralympic Gold Medalist’s Thoughts On The Power Of Sports
 
 Good Magazine     2017-11-13 kl. 23:11     1099 words
 
Photo by Tim Pearson Photography. Courtesy of Mallory Weggemann. Mallory Weggemann has been a competitive swimmer since she was 7 years old.

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Paralympian aims for gold at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games
 
 Global News Canada     2017-11-13 kl. 22:47     319 words
 
Greg Westlake learned to skate at the tender age of three and never looked back. “I had both my feet amputated at a very young age and was very fortunate that I was the youngest of four kids and grew up just wanting to chase them around,” Westlake said.

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JACK & THE BEANSTALK to Promote Equality and Joy at Abrons Arts Center
 
 Broadway World     2017-11-13 kl. 22:32     720 words
 
Abrons Arts Center and ONEOFUS will present the world premiere of Jack & The Beanstalk, a holiday extravaganza that promotes radical joy and equality in all forms.

Fraser is also a well-known drummer (he played with Coldplay in the 2012 Paralympics ceremony) and is a keen disability advocate.
 
   
UN urges countries to stop fighting during winter Olympics
 
 Miami Herald     2017-11-13 kl. 22:24     131 words
 
The U.N. General Assembly has approved a resolution by acclamation urging all countries to stop fighting and observe a truce during the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

9 until seven days after the Paralympic Winter Games end March 18.

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Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Who left Strictly this week? Latest odds on who will go next
 
 Worldnews EasyBranches     2017-11-13 kl. 21:39     1077 words
 
Credit: express.co.uk Nov 13 2017 20:15 About: 23 minutes ago 0 views The host of ITV’s This Morning broke down in tears after her Foxtrot set to Bobby Darin’s Mack The Knife, failed to impress the judges.

Striclty: Jonnie Peacock narrowly avoided elimination in the dance-off Jonnie Peacock and Oti Mabuse – 25/1 The champion Paralympian could be in a tough spot next week, after narrowly winning the judges’ favour over Ruth and Anton.

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Strictly Come Dancing's Ruth Langsford says son Jack, 15, was very emotional after her exit and reveals sweet text he sent her
 
 Daily Mirror     2017-11-13 kl. 21:17     637 words
 
19:39, 13 NOV 2017 19:47, 13 NOV 2017 Ruth Langsford and partner Anton Du Beke weren't the only ones distraught at their exit on Sunday.

The pair ended up in the dance-off Paralympic gold medallist Jonnie Peacock and his professional partner Oti Mabuse, who also received negative feedback for their Foxtrot.

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The Olympic Truce Comes to Twitter as the PyeongChang Games Approach
 
 Adweek Online     2017-11-13 kl. 21:15     135 words
 
The campaign was launched to commemorate the U.N. resolution on the Olympic Truce The organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games and 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, China, is turning to for peace.

The campaign was launched to commemorate the U.N. resolution on the Olympic Truce The organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games and 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, China, is turning to for peace.The PyeongChang Olympics
 
   
Jamie MacDonald dead: Former British judo athlete dies from cancer after inoperable brain tumour, aged 26
 
 The Independent     2017-11-13 kl. 21:01     508 words
 
Welshman competed at 2014 Commonwealth Games but was diagnosed with illness a year later

pleasure of knowing. “His courage over the last few years has been incredible.” Two-time Paralympic gold medallist Aled Davies said: “Absolutely devastated to hear that Jamie has passed away.
 
   
McFadden named Americas' Athlete of the Month for October
 
 Inside World Parasport     2017-11-13 kl. 20:50     189 words
 
Michael Pavitt Monday, 13 November 2017 Tatyana McFadden has been named as Americas' Athlete of the Month for October, following an online vote.

The seven-time Paralympic champion was followed by fellow American David Wagner, with the quad wheelchair tennis player receiving 36 per cent of the vote.... The nominations are compiled from submissions by National Paralympic Committees from the...

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IPC vice-president entered to Hall of Fame in native New Zealand
 
 Inside World Parasport     2017-11-13 kl. 20:50     194 words
 
Declan McSweeney Monday, 13 November 2017 The new vice-president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), Duane Kale, has been admitted into theHall of Fame in his native New Zealand.

Declan McSweeney Monday, 13 November 2017 The new vice-president of the International Paralympic...
 
   
World Sailing President hopes to maintain momentum in bid for inclusion on Paris 2024 Paralympic programme
 
 Inside World Parasport     2017-11-13 kl. 20:50     337 words
 
Michael Pavitt Monday, 13 November 2017 World Sailing President Kim Andersen has called for the organisation to continue their “strong momentum” as they seek to have the sport included on the Paris 2024 Paralympic programme.

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Triathlon Canada Nominates Six Athletes to 2018 Commonwealth Games Team
 
 Triathlon Canada     2017-11-13 kl. 20:49     880 words
 
VICTORIA— A youthful group of six Canucks will be focused on delivering a knockout punch when they arrive in Australia’s Gold Coast for the 2018 Commonwealth Games, April 4, 2018.

With the support of its valued corporate partners – 94 FORWARD, Project, Garneau, Training Peaks, Zizu Optics, and Polar – along with the Government of Canada, Canadian Olympic Committee, Canadian Paralympic Committee, and Own the Podium,
 
   
Ruth Langsford: Anton should dance with Eamonn next
 
 Brighton & Hove Independent     2017-11-13 kl. 20:23     313 words
 
Ruth Langsford said she would like to see her husband Eamonn Holmes take a twirl around the dancefloor with her Strictly pro Anton Du Beke if he appears on the show.

One show on Sunday night, after finding themselves in the dance-off against Paralympian Jonnie Peacock and Oti Mabuse.

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IOC President highlights athletes' exemplary role as the UN General Assembly adopts Olympic Truce for PyeongChang 2018 by consensus
 
 International Olympic Committee     2017-11-13 kl. 20:09     878 words
 
The Olympic Truce aims to ensure the safe passage and participation of athletes and spectators at February’s Olympic Winter Games in the Republic of Korea.

The first operative clause of the resolution specifically asks Member States “to ensure the safe passage, access and participation of athletes, officials and all other accredited persons taking part in the Olympic Winter Games and Paralympic

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Duchess Kate Just Wore the Same Dress as Meghan Markle
 
 Town & Country     2017-11-13 kl. 19:43     850 words
 
Royal fashion is very specific. Protocol requires senior members of Europe's royal families to dress in such a style that is both chic and modest.

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge arrived at a gala celebrating the Olympic and Paralympic teams of Great Britain wearing a jade green version of the dress in May of 2012.
 
   
Strictly’s Craig Revel Horwood doesn’t think much of Mollie King
 
 Metro.news     2017-11-13 kl. 19:03     337 words
 
MOLLIE KING may still be a part of Strictly Come Dancing for now — but Craig Revel Horwood didn’t hold back when asked what he thought of The Saturdays singer’s skills.

Less lucky was contestant Ruth Langsford, who left the BBC show with partner Anton Du Beke after losing out in the dance-off to Paralympian Jonnie Peacock and his partner Oti Mabuse. ‘I cried all day yesterday,’ she admitted to her Loose Women
 
   
Veteran who lost both legs completes 31 marathons in 31 days, finishes journey at steps of Lincoln Memorial
 
 Roanoke Times     2017-11-13 kl. 19:03     743 words
 
WASHINGTON - Marine Corps veteran Rob Jones wanted to change the narrative of the broken-down, wounded veteran struggling to transition to civilian life. So for the past 31 days, he kept running. He ran to prove a point and to inspire.

Some had heard of Jones' story from friends or read about it online, about how Jones had both legs amputated after being wounded in Afghanistan in 2010 and how he has since become a Paralympic bronze medalist in rowing, biked 5,180 miles across the

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Departure tax of 1,000 JPY or less will be imposed on travelers departing from Japan including Japanese
 
 Travelvoice.jp     2017-11-13 kl. 18:58     263 words
 
Japan Tourism Agency announced a proposal to ensure new tourism financial resource after summarizing discussions at several meetings by experts, which have been held since September 2017.

The concrete tax depends on necessary financial resource for national tourism policies, according to the proposal The proposal also contains that the taxation will be introduced as soon as possible, before Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, after the
 
   
MPH student magazine wins 45 awards at ESSPA Conference
 
 Eagle News Online     2017-11-13 kl. 18:52     837 words
 
Achievers , Eagle Bulletin , Schools Journalism teacher Jeanne Albanese, Nathan Sonnenfeld, Sydney Spector, Daniel Mezzalingua, Derek Yang, Emma Purce, Riley Cappelletti, Brittany Grund, Daniel Braverman and Suzannah Peckham.

U Start Again;” the MPH colors, “Color Kerfuffle;” and a profile on MPH parent and Paralympian Jill Walsh, “The Silver Lining.” Sophie Novak, also a 2017 graduate, won gold in Feature Writing and bronze in Special Topic for her creative
 
   
NISSAN MOTOR : and Expo 2020 Dubai partner to shape the future of intelligent mobility
 
 4 Traders     2017-11-13 kl. 18:43     983 words
 
TOKYO - Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. is joining forces with Expo 2020 Dubai to demonstrate and showcase the future of intelligent mobility - starting with a fleet that includes electric vehicles.

Nissan has a successful track record in the delivery of large, complex global partnerships, having had recent sponsorships with the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the UEFA Champions League and the ICC Cricket World Cup.

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Hydrogen Council: Hydrogen could contribute to 20% of CO2 emissions reduction targets by 2050
 
 Business Wire     2017-11-13 kl. 18:32     1185 words
 
The Hydrogen Council reveals first-of-a kind study showing hydrogen’s contribution as a key pillar of the energy transition BONN, Germany--(BUSINESS

Mr Uchiyamada is planning to return as Co-chairman in 2020, coinciding with the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, an important milestone for showcasing hydrogen society and mobility.

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Bride’s from Jerusalem, groom’s from the West Bank– and can only live together in no man’s land
 
 Mondoweiss     2017-11-13 kl. 18:17     9463 words
 
Restriction of movement / Residency For some Palestinians in love, this slum is the only place to live JERUSALEM (Reuters) 9 Nov by Miriam Berger

reported. The race involved runners, cyclists and paralympic athletes in a celebration of the reconciliation between the Palestinian political factions, sending what was described as a “message of hope” to the world.
 
   
Moore fighting back to full fitness as he looks ahead to PyeongChang 2018
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-11-13 kl. 18:11     557 words
 
4 hours ago The Paralympic season is hardly the time in which to pick up a freak injury yet Ben Moore has managed to suffer one you’ve probably never even heard of.

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Russian investigators offer WADA cooperation in doping scandal case
 
 RAPSI     2017-11-13 kl. 18:05     517 words
 
18:10 13/11/2017 MOSCOW, November 13 (RAPSI) – An offer for cooperation in a criminal case on abuse of power and destruction of doping test results

The second part of the report, stating that “over 1,000 Russian athletes competing in summer, winter, and Paralympic sports could be identified as being involved in or benefitting from manipulations to conceal positive doping tests”, was
 
   
Toyota modernizes commuting wi
 
 Malaya Business Insight     2017-11-13 kl. 18:03     373 words
 
Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) launched a new taxi vehicle, the “JPN Taxi.” The new model became available today at Toyota and Toyopet dealers nationwide.

Toyota exhibited the JPN Taxi at the 45th Tokyo Motor Show 2017, and also plans to use the taxi to greet visitors from around the world in 2020, when Tokyo hosts the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Ruth Langsford: I cried all day during Strictly struggle
 
 Filey & Hunmanby Mercury     2017-11-13 kl. 17:42     409 words
 
Monday 13 November 2017 Ruth Langsford has admitted there were times when she cried all day while competing on Strictly Come Dancing.

after losing out in the dance-off to Paralympian Jonnie Peacock and his partner Oti Mabuse.

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Japanese poultry industry comes under scrutiny
 
 PoultryWorld.Net     2017-11-13 kl. 17:37     389 words
 
Health News Nov 13, 2017 319 views Animal welfare protest groups are calling on Japan to preserve animal welfare standards at the Tokyo Olympics taking place in 2020.

games, the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games is seeking to greatly reduce the standards of treatment and husbandry of farmed animals.” It is appealing for people to sign a petition on the change.org platform which will
 
   
Chris Vos ‘pretty stoked’ to start season
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-13 kl. 17:34     640 words
 
Dutch teenager to get first taste of competitive action in Landgraaf Chris Vos said he feels nervous “in a good way” to race his first competition of the World Para Snowboard 2017-18 season.

a good way. But yeah, pretty stoked.” I’m 19 but still young and I think this should be my Paralympic Games.… I’m going out for it this year.... He also finished the season on a high note with wins in the last World Cup in PyeongChang, South Korea, that also acted as the Paralympic...
 
   
Duane Kale enters Attitude Hall of Fame
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-13 kl. 17:34     134 words
 
IPC Vice President named in New Zealand broadcaster’s 2017 class Newly elected International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Vice President Duane Kale has been inducted into the Attitude Hall of Fame class of 2017.

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Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Judges branded 'NASTY' after 'cruel' Ruth Langsford comments
 
 Scottish Express     2017-11-13 kl. 17:17     248 words
 
THE STRICTLY COME DANCING judges have come under fire over their "cruel" criticism of eliminated contestant Ruth Langsford.

Ruth, who was eliminated after facing Paralympian Jonnie Peacock, 24, in the dance off last night, gushed about her time on the BBC show, saying:
 
   
Local blind man, teen with autism get dream invite to run Boston Marathon
 
 AZ Family     2017-11-13 kl. 17:10     233 words
 
ANTHONY SABELLA Suffolk, VA -- Ashton McCormick, 18, and Michael Davis, 33, are the most unique racing pair you'll find.

But Davis says only eight duo teams are allowed to race in Boston and because there has never been a team consisting of a blind man pushing a disabled athlete in the marathon, they weren't sure how race officials would respond.

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Income and Sales Are Up for Bridgestone through 3 Quarters
 
 Modern Tire Dealer     2017-11-13 kl. 16:55     446 words
 
Bridgetone Corp. posted net income of 197.8 billion yen on net sales of 2.6 trillion yen for the first three quarters of its fiscal year ended Sept. 20, 2017. That compares to income of 183 billion yen on sales of 2.

"Stepping up efforts on a global scale, we focused on promoting brand strategies through sponsorship and support activities for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020.
 
   
Australian sports biographies of 2017
 
 The Roar     2017-11-13 kl. 16:52     711 words
 
Another batch of autobiographies and biographies on significant Australian sportspeople have been released in 2017, providing insights into their journeys both on and off the sporting field.

Paralympic gold medallist Carole Cooke penned Finding your inner gold: a gold medal paralympian’s secrets to success , dealing with overcoming the challenges of multiple sclerosis.
 
   
Prince Harry "Breaks" Military Rules By Wearing Beard
 
 Opposing Views     2017-11-13 kl. 16:44     437 words
 
Some accused Prince Harry of breaking military rules by wearing a beard while on official duty in a British Army uniform.

Many reminded critics of his good deeds, such as holding paralympic-style Invictus Games for injured and wounded serving and veteran armed forces members, People reports.

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Double amputee marine veteran completes 31 marathons in 31 days
 
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland     2017-11-13 kl. 16:39     299 words
 
US Marine veteran Rob Jones ran 31 marathons in 31 days  - Facebook / Rob Jones Journey More A US Marine veteran who lost both his legs in Afghanistan has successfully completed 31 marathons in 31 days.

rowing,” he says. “I took naturally to rowing, and since I am always in search of a challenge that I can use to become better.” In 2012 he won a bronze medal in the mixed double sculls at the 2012 Paralympics in London and then rode 5,200
 
   
Comcast Announces Multi-Year Global Sponsorship of U.S. Ski & Snowboard
 
 Business Wire     2017-11-13 kl. 16:14     752 words
 
Xfinity Brand Will Be Featured On U.S. Ski & Snowboard Athlete Uniforms and Events PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Comcast today announced it will be the official cable television and communications partner of U.S.

As part of the arrangement with the United States Olympic Committee, Comcast will be an official partner through Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 which includes the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games 2018.

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Sport24.co.za | SA athletes dominate at SA Sports Awards
 
 Sport24.co.za     2017-11-13 kl. 15:54     540 words
 
Cape Town - Athletics was the big winner on Sunday night, with Track and Field athletes dominating the stage at the SA Sports Awards held in Johannesburg.

Emperors Palace, long jumper Luvo Manyonga, middle-distance runner Caster Semenya and sprinter Sokwakhana Zazini, Paralympic sprinters Dyan Buis and Ilse Hayes, stole the show.... Thank you!" Paralympic sprinters Dyan Buis and Ilse Hayes received the...

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South Korean and Indonesian Presidents vow to support Pyeongchang 2018 and Asian Games in Jakarta
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-11-13 kl. 15:35     489 words
 
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Indonesian counterpart Joko Widodo have vowed to support each nation’s hosting of the Winter Olympics and Asian Games respectively.

It will be followed by the Paralympic Games from March 9 to 18....agreed to facilitate people-to-people exchanges,” the statement read. “The two leaders expressed their sincere hope that both the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018 and...

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Team Bridgestone Athletes Showcase Clutch Performance in Olympic Winter Games Campaign
 
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USA Triathlon Announces Board of Directors Election Results
 
 Sports Destination Management     2017-11-13 kl. 15:10     771 words
 
USA Triathlon announced the results of its 2017 Board of Directors Election, and Susan Haag, Mike Wien, Kevin Haas, Erin Storie and Keri Serota were elected to the USA Triathlon Board of Directors.

Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Russia celebrate double gold at sitting volleyball Euros
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-13 kl. 15:03     363 words
 
Ukraine have to settle for silver in both men’s and women’s competitions It was a fantastic week for the Russian* men’s and women’s sitting

Nine-time European champions and two-time Paralympic gold medallists Bosnia & Herzegovina had to settle for bronze this time after beating hosts Croatia 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-18).... The International Paralympic Committee suspended the Russian Paralympic...
 
   
Winner of The Next Olympic Hopeful Makes His International Competition Debut As A Medalist
 
 Business Wire     2017-11-13 kl. 15:03     709 words
 
As One of Hundreds of Hopefuls, Josh Williamson’s Journey Began With ‘No Expectations’ During In-Club Tryouts At 24 Hour Fitness SAN RAMON, Calif.

Olympic Committee and National Paralympic Committee for the United States.... As such, the USOC is responsible for the training, entering and funding of U.S. teams for the Olympic, Paralympic, Youth Olympic, Pan American and Parapan American Games, while serving as a steward of the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Ruth Langsford: I cried all day during Strictly struggle
 
 Irish Independent     2017-11-13 kl. 14:58     485 words
 
Ruth Langsford has admitted there were times when she cried all day while competing on Strictly Come Dancing.

dance-off to Paralympian Jonnie Peacock and his partner Oti Mabuse.

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IPC launches sport application process
 
 Sportindustry.co.za     2017-11-13 kl. 14:26     348 words
 
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has launched what it believes will be the most competitive application process yet as it embarks on a 14 month exercise to decide the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games sport programme.

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has launched what it believes will be the most competitive application process yet as it embarks on a 14 month exercise to decide the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games sport programme.Currently there are 22

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Top 50 Moments of 2017: No. 49 - Australia's women make goalball history
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-13 kl. 13:47     445 words
 
Team wins country’s first gold medal at World Youth Championships The Australian women’s youth team made history by claiming the country’s first

This historic achievement makes it to No.49 in the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Top 50 Moments of 2017.... The Australian female goalball team has competed at six Paralympic Games , including the last two, but has never won a medal.
 
   
Tatyana McFadden named Americas ‘Athlete of the Month’
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-13 kl. 13:47     174 words
 
US wheelchair racer wins an astonishing seventh consecutive Chicago Marathon USA’s Tatyana McFadden has been voted the Americas ‘Athlete of the

The multiple-Paralympic and world champion received 45 per cent of the public votes and was closely followed by compatriot and quad wheelchair tennis player David Wagner (36 per cent).... The nominations are compiled from submissions by National Paralympic...
 
   
Valencia chase Manchester United star Marouane Fellaini and will push for midfielder to sign pre-contract in January
 
 Newsoneplace.com     2017-11-13 kl. 13:37     310 words
 
? Related news : ? Participants dressed in historical uniforms ride on horseback during a rehearsal for a military parade ...

15:22 PM GMT November 10, 2017? WADA finds key database on Russian doping in huge breakthrough for probe into 2014 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games drug use World News -

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KwaThema disabled athletes shine brighter
 
 African Reporter     2017-11-13 kl. 13:21     292 words
 
KwaThema – KwaThema Disability Sports Academy is flying the Ekurhuleni flag high. Coach Aubrey Mathibela says the team participated in the Central Gauteng for the Physically Disabled sports trials held at the Germiston Stadium recently.

KwaThema disabled athletes shine brighter.
 
   
WE & Rick Hansen Foundation Partner Advocating for Accessibility Across Canada
 
 Benzinga.com     2017-11-13 kl. 13:10     836 words
 
OTTAWA, Nov. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) and WE announce a new partnership that will break down barriers for people with disabilities by advocating for a more accessible Canada.

Paralympic gold medalist, Founder & CEO of the Rick Hansen Foundation, Rick Hansen.

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Veteran running 31 marathons in 31 days
 
 FOX 5 Atlanta     2017-11-13 kl. 13:00     207 words
 
CHARLOTTE, NC - Running consecutive marathons is exhausting, however it’s possible. But do you think you have what it takes to run a month of marathons back to back?

After being honorably discharged in 2011, Jones began training for the Paralympics and won the bronze in rowing.  In 2013, he Biked across the country --
 
   
Tensions over Russian team in PyeongChang rise as WADA claims new evidence
 
 Sportcal     2017-11-13 kl. 12:41     982 words
 
Tensions over Russia’s participation at February’s winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang have ratcheted up further after the World Anti-Doping Agency

The McLaren report accused Russia of “institutionalized manipulation of the doping control process before, during and after the 2014 Sochi Olympic and Paralympic Games,” but Russian officials, up to and including Vladimir Putin, the country’s

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NPC Croatia wins top prize for social inclusion project
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-13 kl. 12:31     457 words
 
‘Wholehearted coaches’ scheme recognised as best in Europe by Allianz A Croatian project which promotes sport for children with impairment has won a top prize awarded by international Paralympic partner Allianz.

Paralympic partner Allianz."Wholehearted coaches", which was formed through a partnership between Allianz Zagreb and Croatia’s National Paralympic Committee (NPC), has been awarded EUR 50,000 for its work from the Allianz Social Innovation Fund.
 
   
Business events must adopt Olympic standard when it comes to safety »
 
 CIMunity     2017-11-13 kl. 12:28     157 words
 
Geoff Donaghy, Alexander Downer AC, Lord Jonathan Evans and Lyn Lewis-Smith Amidst heightened global security conversations the former

and Paralympic Games, Lord Jonathan Evans, addressed a high-calibre audience at Australia House in London overnight, which included the Australian High Commissioner to the UK, The Hon.