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Stor Scanialeverans till Moskva
 
 Bussmagasinet     2017-11-16 kl. 07:41     142 words
 
Scania ska leverera 541 busschassier till ryska GAZ. Bild: Scania. Busstillverkaren Scanias ryska bolag Scania Rus LLC har fått en beställning på 541 busschassier från ryska GAZ.

Den nu aktuella beställningen är den största som Scania har fått från GAZ sedan 2014 då Scania levererade mer än 700 chassier inför vinter-OS och Paralympics i Sochi.
 
   
Utsläppsfri elbuss från Toyota
 
 Buzzter     2017-11-15 kl. 13:38     251 words
 
Sora blir namnet på den bränslecellsdrivna elbuss Toyota utvecklat för serieproduktionsstart nästa år. En rad innovationer ska göra bussen både bekvämare och säkrare för passagerarna.

Den senaste generationen, Sora, finns i dag i form av en produktionsfärdig prototyp och Toyota planerar för att över 100 bussar ska vara i trafik i samband med att Tokyo arrangerar OS och Paralympics år 2020.
 
   
Brisius och Salén tar över Volvo Ocean Race
 
 Båtliv     2017-11-15 kl. 11:12     381 words
 
Dela på Twitter Dela på Google+ Dela på Linkedin Svenskarna Richard Brisius och Johan Salén tar över ledningen av Volvo Ocean Race efter den tidigare vd:n, Mark Turner. Brisius blir President medan Salén får titeln co-President.

National Olympic Committee - som leder kampanjen för att Sverige ska stå som värd för vinter-OS och Paralympics 2026 och han kvarstår i den rollen.
 
   
Visa introducerar nya wearables för betalning, till fans som besöker de Olympiska Vinterspelen i PyeongChang 2018
 
 MyNewsdesk     2017-11-15 kl. 10:37     661 words
 
Pressmeddelande * Nov 15, 2017 10:37 CET Fans och atleter i Team Visa kommer att uppskatta både bekvämligheten och stilen hos Visas betalningsaktiverade handskar, klistermärken och olympiska minnesnålar Stockholm - 15 november,

15 november,2017 - Visa, exklusiv partner inom betalningsteknik vid de olympiska och paralympiska spelen, introducerar idag tre kommersiellt tillgängliga bärbara betalningsenheter.
 
   
Intl news  
After resistance from ruling LDP, health ministry waters down planned smoking rules at eateries and bars
 
 Japan Times     2017-11-16 kl. 08:42     268 words
 
The health ministry has drastically relaxed its planned regulations on indoor smoking at restaurants, after a plan to tolerate smoking only at small

The measure, expected to be implemented in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, is likely to face criticism from doctors calling for tougher smoking regulations.
 
   
Exhibition zooms in on rights of disabled
 
 CapeTowner.co.za     2017-11-16 kl. 08:37     350 words
 
The exhibition featured photographs of Paralympians, taken by well-known Ukrainian photographer Alexander Morderer. One might not think that South Africa and the Ukraine have a lot in common.

The exhibition featured photographs of Paralympians, taken by well-known Ukrainian photographer Alexander Morderer....disabilities should have equal rights.” The exhibition includes 17 portraits of Paralympians by well-known Ukrainian photographer...
 
   
Russian anti-doping body’s non-reinstatement may create problems for Paralympians
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-11-16 kl. 08:05     22 words
 
President of the Russian Olympic Committee Alexander Zhukov said that commenting on the WADA Foundation Board's decision not to reinstate

Russian anti-doping body’s non-reinstatement may create problems for Paralympians.
 
   
Daughters allegedly fleeced mom of R2m
 
 MyZA     2017-11-16 kl. 07:42     650 words
 
: Durban – “I trusted them, I trusted my daughters.

WN.com – Southafrica News Train robbery hero learning to walk again, sights set on Paralympics :... Left with a disability after trying to stop a train robbery, Darryn August now has his sights set not only on walking, but emerging victorious on a different platform – the Paralympic...
 
   
Russian anti-doping body’s non-reinstatement may create problems for Paralympians
 
 Tass.ru     2017-11-16 kl. 07:39     267 words
 
TASS: Sport - All news News Search Topics ?? Use filter You can filter your feed, by choosing only interesting sections.

Russian anti-doping body’s non-reinstatement may create problems for Paralympians.... Non-reinstatement of Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA may create obstacles for Russian Paralympic athletes, President of the Russian Olympic Committee Alexander Zhukov...
 
   
Antidoping Regulator Denies Russia’s Appeal for Reinstatement
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-11-16 kl. 06:33     28 words
 
The decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency is expected to set off a frenzy of scrutiny and debate three months ahead of the Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

The decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency is expected to set off a frenzy of scrutiny and debate three months ahead of the Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
TOYOTA MOTOR : The $4 million challenge to transform the world of people with lower-limb paralysis
 
 4 Traders     2017-11-16 kl. 06:13     632 words
 
The Mobility Unlimited Challenge aims to harness creative thinking from across the world to accelerate innovation and encourage collaboration with usersto find winning devices to transform the world for people with lower-limb paralysis.

Aki Taguchi, Director, Paralympian Association of Japan; August de los Reyes, Head of Design at Pinterest; Yinka Shonibare MBE, Turner-Prize nominated British/Nigerian artist; Sandra Khumalo, South African rower; Indian athlete and campaigner
 
   
Train robbery hero learning to walk again, sights set on Paralympics
 
 News24     2017-11-16 kl. 05:50     888 words
 
Cape Town - Left with a disability after trying to stop a train robbery, Darryn August, a man who never backs down from a challenge, now has his sights set on emerging victorious on a different platform - the Paralympic Games.

Train robbery hero learning to walk again, sights set on Paralympics.... Cape Town - Left with a disability after trying to stop a train robbery, Darryn August, a man who never backs down from a challenge, now has his sights set on emerging victorious on a different platform - the Paralympic...

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WADA foundation board declares Russian anti-doping agency 'non-compliant' with international code
 
 Russia Today     2017-11-16 kl. 05:18     632 words
 
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is to rule against reinstating the Russian anti-doping agency (RUSADA), after it was declared “non-compliant” with the WADA code following a meeting of its foundation board on Thursday.

The second part of the report, released in December 2016, claimed that over 1,000 Russian athletes including summer, winter and Paralympic competitors were involved in the state-sponsored doping scheme.

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Paralympian eyes World Championship berth
 
 EDGE Davao     2017-11-16 kl. 05:18     385 words
 
Paralympian Josephine Medina hopes to make it to next year’s World Para Table Tennis Championships in Slovenia. The bronze medalist in the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games is among the world’s Top 10 players in the women’s Class 8 category.

Paralympian eyes World Championship berth.... Paralympian Josephine Medina hopes to make it to next year’s World Para Table Tennis Championships in Slovenia.... The bronze medalist in the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games is among the world’s Top 10 players in the...
 
   
Paralympic committee content with HPS centre
 
 Papua New Guinea National     2017-11-16 kl. 05:13     376 words
 
Article Views: 64 By ISAAC LIRI THE Oceania Paralympic Committee is content with the progress of the High Performance Sports PNG under the PNG Sports Foundation in terms of the running para sport talent camps.

Paralympic committee content with HPS centre.... Article Views: 64 By ISAAC LIRI THE Oceania Paralympic Committee is content with the progress of the High Performance Sports PNG under the PNG Sports Foundation in terms of the running para sport talent...
 
   
Antidoping Regulator Denies Russia’s Appeal for Reinstatement
 
 New York Times     2017-11-16 kl. 05:12     1101 words
 
Fireworks at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. The International Olympic Committee will soon decide what penalties Russia will face for conducting an elaborate doping program at the Sochi Games.

Olympics and Paralympics.... Russia’s Paralympic team and its track and field team are both barred from global competition until the nation’s antidoping agency is recertified, making WADA’s decision a blow with definitive consequences. “WADA compliance is...

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Cindy Lange-Kubick: When he could not walk, his mother carried him and he made her proud
 
 Lincoln Journal Star     2017-11-16 kl. 03:04     896 words
 
When he was a boy, his mother carried him on her back, wrapping strips of cloth around her body to hold him tight. When he started school, she carried him to and from his lessons, a half-mile there, a half-mile home.

He became a power lifter after college, bench-pressing 370 pounds and becoming a champion in both his country and the continent and winning medals in the Paralympic Games.
 
   
Businesses to lend support for successful PyeongChang Olympics
 
 Korea Herald     2017-11-16 kl. 02:51     218 words
 
South Korea's business associations will fully cooperate with the PyeongChang Olympics organizers to make the global sports event a success, the Korea Employers Federation said Thursday.

Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games, executives from the country's six major business lobby groups vowed they will sponsor promotional events for the winter sports games, buy tickets for their employees and provide other

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Korean vice sports minister vows strong, effective doping controls at PyeongChang 2018
 
 Korea Herald     2017-11-16 kl. 02:02     380 words
 
Vice sports minister Roh Tae-kang said Thursday that South Korea is ready to provide "strong and effective" doping controls at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games.

(Yonhap) Roh said PyeongChang 2018's anti-doping programs are in compliance with WADA code as well as policies from the International Olympic Committee and the International Paralympic Committee.

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Its time (again) to kick the Russians out of the Olympics
 
 TCPalm     2017-11-16 kl. 01:14     1679 words
 
Gus Kenworthy, Michelle Kwan and other Winter Olympians sat down with USA TODAY Sports to discuss what they're most looking forward to about the upcoming games in South Korea.

But the courage? We'll see. Awesome photos of 2018 Winter Olympic, Paralympic hopefuls Post to Facebook A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.... Jeffrey Swinger, USA TODAY Sports Oksana Masters is a three-time Paralympian who competes in biathlon...
 
   
Anton Du Beke dismisses reports he will leave Strictly Come Dancing
 
 TV3 Ireland     2017-11-16 kl. 01:12     457 words
 
14th Nov 17 | Entertainment News He shared a final dance with his partner Ruth Langsford on Loose Women.

be his last. Langsford and Du Beke were voted off the show at the weekend after losing out in the dance-off to Paralympian Jonnie Peacock and his partner Oti Mabuse.
 
   
South Korea Hopes Russia to Participate in Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
 
 Sputnik     2017-11-16 kl. 01:08     257 words
 
The South Korean Ambassador in Moscow, Woo Yoon-keun, expressed hope that Russia will participate in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games.

The report resulted in the ban for all Russian Paralympic athletes from competing in the 2016 Summer Paralympics.

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2018 Winter Olympics: Visa to sponsor Nigeria Bobsled team
 
 Daily Sun     2017-11-16 kl. 01:04     401 words
 
Visa yesterday announced the addition of three athletes who make up the Nigerian Women’s Bobsled Team to Team Visa, currently training to become the

resources we needed to reach our goal, and hopefully empower others to do the same.” Since the program began in 2000, Team Visa has supported over 400 Olympic and Paralympic Athletes and hopefuls by providing them with the tools, resources and

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Jakim Ready To Offer Expertise In Halal Certification To Japan When Hosting Olympics
 
 Bernama     2017-11-16 kl. 01:00     202 words
 
By From Zainal Abdul Jalil TOKYO, Nov 15 (Bernama) --The Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (Jakim) are ready to collaborate and offer expertise in halal certification to Japan who are hosting the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Jamalullail and the 2020 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games organising committee in Toranomon Hills Mori Tower, here today.

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One Angel Investor On Choosing Companies, Managing Risk, And Supporting Women
 
 Newsoneplace.com     2017-11-16 kl. 00:46     18 words
 
Former Paralympic champion Aileen McGlynn says she has something to prove at the Para-cycling Track World Championships.

Former Paralympic champion Aileen McGlynn says she has something to prove at the Para-cycling Track World Championships.
 
   
Ambition drives Tom
 
 The Western Weekender     2017-11-16 kl. 00:00     336 words
 
Coming third in your first major archery tournament is pretty special for anyone, but for Penrith teenager Tom Belshaw it’s even more impressive due to the fact he suffers from a degenerative eye disease called retinitis pigmentosa.

Making his medal win even more remarkable was the fact Tom – the only disabled athlete in the tournament – only took up the sport of archery three months ago.
 
   
Why Kimberley Is Your Young Family’s New Favourite Destination
 
 Ski & Snowboard Canada     2017-11-15 kl. 23:57     608 words
 
I have truly arrived. Most of this sunny Kootenay winter day had been spent skiing Kimberley Alpine Resort’s marquee kids run, known as the Mascot Trail.

Displayed on one of the inside walls are the mugs of the many Kimberley characters who have left their mark on the race courses and mountains of the world – Gerry Sorensen, Stan Hayer, Paralympian Josh Dueck, Seven Sumitteer, Pat Morrow, and
 
   
What are you waiting for? This is the year to get out to Ski BC’s Coast
 
 Ski & Snowboard Canada     2017-11-15 kl. 23:57     473 words
 
Courtesy: SnowSeekers.ca  Out here on the beautiful B.C. coast – aka Powder Wonderland – we’re getting revved up for an epic season of skiing and boarding.

You’ll be dropped off at the jaw-dropping centre of the iconic ski resort where the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games were held.
 
   
“Dancing with the Stars” semi-finals: Victoria Arlen goes home
 
 Kiss 107.1FM     2017-11-15 kl. 23:39     774 words
 
ABC/Craig Sjodin (LOS ANGELES) — Week nine of Dancing with the Stars ended with the elimination of paralympian Victoria Arlen.

ABC/Craig Sjodin (LOS ANGELES) — Week nine of Dancing with the Stars ended with the elimination of paralympian Victoria Arlen.Over the past few weeks, Victoria shared the heartbreaking story of the adversity she faced when she was only 11 and
 
   
Enormous 3D Printed Heart to Grace Times Square This February
 
 3DPrint.com     2017-11-15 kl. 23:33     552 words
 
Times Square Arts is a public art program that provides a platform for innovators in contemporary visual and performing arts on a large scale.

After receiving his doctorate in Media Arts and Sciences from the MIT Media Lab , his work has included exhibitions at the Corcoran Gallery or Art, the 2016 Paralympic ceremony, and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art.
 
   
Strictly's Jonnie Peacock fears falling victim to the "curse of Blackpool" that has knocked out other sports stars
 
 Daily Mirror     2017-11-15 kl. 23:23     181 words
 
21:01, 15 NOV 2017 21:22, 15 NOV 2017 Strictly star Jonnie Peacock fears falling victim to the “curse of Blackpool” this weekend.

previous years. And a source close to the Paralympian sprinter, partnered with pro Oti Mabuse, said: “Jonnie is paranoid, especially after being told of the Blackpool curse.

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Times on Nov. 16)
 
 Yonhap News Agency     2017-11-15 kl. 23:22     467 words
 
Olympic hostility NK moot on symbolic truce, jockeys for political gains The United Nations has adopted a symbolic 52-day Olympic truce starting

the Paralympics. It was a "consensus" vote with all present ? over 150 countries in this case ? considered being in support.
 
   
Interview: Haventec explains security through decentralisation
 
 IT Brief Australia     2017-11-15 kl. 23:08     1010 words
 
Robert Morrish joined cybersecurity startup Haventec as CEO in 2016 from Macquarie Group, where, as head of Digital Architecture and Strategy, he was instrumental in transforming its digital API platforms.

Since then, I have been a Paralympian, travelled the world and helped build two technology firms.
 
   
Council OKs Guardo's incentive scheme for outstanding athletes
 
 Philippine Star     2017-11-15 kl. 22:00     316 words
 
CEBU, Philippines — Starting next year, the Cebu City government will award cash incentives to Cebuano athletes who will bring pride and honor to the city in international competitions. This, after the proposed ordinance of councilor Jerry L.

This, after the proposed ordinance of councilor Jerry L.Guardo 'providing financial incentives to Cebu City athletes who garnered medals in the Olympic Games, Asian Games, and Southeast Asian Games including the Paralympic Games', was approved by
 
   
Blackpool race hero Isaac's elite funding for Paralympic dream
 
 Lytham St Annes Express     2017-11-15 kl. 21:51     84 words
 
Steve Simpson Wednesday 15 November 2017 Teenager Isaac Towers has been named among the track and field elite to receive funding from British Athletics as part of the sport's world programme.

Blackpool race hero Isaac's elite funding for Paralympic dream....considered to have medal potential for the 2020 and 2024 Paralympics.
 
   
Two replacements named for Mark Turner
 
 yachtsandyachting     2017-11-15 kl. 21:46     595 words
 
Toby Heppell After the surprise announcement earlier this year that recently appointed Volvo Ocean Race CEO, Mark Turner, would be stepping down, the race board have now announced two people to take over executive duties.

Winter Olympics and Paralympics in 2026 and he will remain in that role.
 
   
The Syllabus: November's higher ed speakers (mid-month update)
 
 Greensboro.com     2017-11-15 kl. 21:42     411 words
 
We're getting toward the end of the fall semester — the Thanksgiving holiday is next week, and reading period and exams are close behind — which means the speaker train is starting to put on the brakes.

Schlappi won medals in basketball in the Paralympic Games after he was paralyzed in a shooting at age 14.
 
   
Revolutionary wheelchair innovation closes seed round investment of £100k
 
 sbnn.co.uk     2017-11-15 kl. 21:35     311 words
 
14.11.2017 Healthcare start up Staels Design has just closed a £100k seed round of investment for their innovative new cooling back-rest cushion for wheelchairs, the wheelAIR.

To have these early wheelAIR believers also back us financially is hugely rewarding.” The award-winning wheelAIR has been designed in Glasgow by healthcare product start up, Staels Design, with the input of Paralympic athletes as well as
 
   
Paralympian Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy Get the Boot on 'Dancing With the Stars' in Devastating Elimination
 
 Christian Post     2017-11-15 kl. 21:28     362 words
 
ABC A promotional image for "Dancing with the Stars" "Dancing With the Stars" said goodbye to another act.

Paralympian Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy Get the Boot on 'Dancing With the Stars' in Devastating Elimination.... Interestingly, Victoria and Val were the third highest scoring couple of the episode, which is why the paralympian calls her...
 
   
Brockville's Coach Changes Lives
 
 Recorder and Times     2017-11-15 kl. 21:21     505 words
 
Good morning, My Name is Noella Klawitter, and I am a visually impaired Paralympian who has represented Canada at multiple international events. I am writing to you about my coach, Paula Wiltse.

Good morning, My Name is Noella Klawitter, and I am a visually impaired Paralympian who has represented Canada at multiple international events.... During my athletic career, I have worked with many International and National Paralympic/Olympic coaches,...
 
   
Meet athletes and get free s'mores when Team USA Winterfest comes to Dallas on Nov. 18
 
 GuideLive     2017-11-15 kl. 21:16     249 words
 
Get into the Olympic spirit when Team USA Winterfest comes to Dallas on Saturday, Nov. 18. Admission is free for the goodwill tour intended to stoke excitement for the 2018 Olympics and Paralympic Winter Games that will be in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

18. Admission is free for the goodwill tour intended to stoke excitement for the 2018 Olympics and Paralympic...
 
   
Pinoys can excel in figure skating – Korean
 
 Tempo     2017-11-15 kl. 21:10     275 words
 
Korean figure skater Kim Haejin sees the Philippines as a regular participant in Winter Games as interest in winter sports like ice-skating has started to gain momentum.

The event was part of Korea’s promotion for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games slated Feb.
 
   
France named host nation for the 2023 Rugby World Cup
 
 France Diplomatie     2017-11-15 kl. 20:30     152 words
 
France, the world’s leading tourist destination, receives over 85 million visitors each year. It has unparalleled hotel capacity, a fast and efficient transport network and world-renowned expertise in hosting such events.

Today, it is one of the most competent and highly-skilled countries at organizing global sporting events, as was proven on 13 September 2017 when it was selected to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games .
 
   
Sapporo given formal backing to enter 2026 Winter Olympics bid process by JOC
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-11-15 kl. 20:23     419 words
 
A bid from Sapporo for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games has moved a step closer after the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) gave the city formal approval to enter the process for the event.

A bid from Sapporo for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic...

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The City of Barcelona’s first Goalball tournament
 
 El Digital D Barcelona     2017-11-15 kl. 19:23     205 words
 
Published on 15/11/2017 at 15:58 h.

anniversary of the Barcelona ’92 Paralympic Games.
 
   
French Sports Minister presents Paris 2024 Olympic Law to Council of Ministers
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-11-15 kl. 19:19     412 words
 
French Sports Minister Laura Flessel has claimed Paris 2024 recognise it is their "national duty" to ensure financial transparency in the Organising Committee after she presented the Olympic Law to the French Council of Ministers today.

of the Olympics and Paralympics in seven years' time.... There will be the customary emphasis on protecting the official partners of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.  They will be allowed to "install advertising devices on buildings classified or listed...

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Martial arts queen pursues Olympic dream
 
 AsianExpress.co.uk     2017-11-15 kl. 19:17     1886 words
 
15/11/2017 16:00 18-year-old Harleen Kaur balances Taekwondo as well as starting university with sports scholarship Rising star Harleen Kaur

They held the BEDSA (British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards), in London and I was a nominee for the young sports personality category where I was a runner up to Alice Tye the Paralympic swimmer. “I was on stage with Sir Lenny Henry, and handed an

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Meet Isla Nelson, Britain's 4-year-old political comedian
 
 Yahoo! Singpore She     2017-11-15 kl. 19:04     1244 words
 
Isla in a screenshot with her dad, Mark When I meet Scottish comedian Mark Nelson, he is exhausted. Doing the school run, as always, there was a morning drama, and his headstrong, four-year-old daughter Isla was at the centre of it.

The ‘comedian and political commentator’, as she is dubbed, was included on the 30 under 30 list, alongside the likes of singer Emeli Sande, actress Katie Leung and Paralympian Kayleigh Haggo.The recognition came from her starring role in at 3

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Belgium’s Gerard targets third successive Masters title
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-15 kl. 18:47     552 words
 
Wheelchair tennis player is hoping to win the year-end competition despite missing most of the season due to injury World No.

been used to. However, the Paralympic bronze medalist is hugely looking forward to the test. “I like all of it because it reunites the eight best players of the year and even if you lose a match in the round robin you're still able to win the trophy,”...
 
   
Rocky Mountaineer Founder Receives Business Accolades
 
 TickerTech.com     2017-11-15 kl. 18:46     809 words
 
Peter R.B. Armstrong to be inducted into Business Laureates of B.C. Hall Of Fame VANCOUVER, Nov.

He has been involved in numerous notable initiatives that contributed to the growth of B.C.'s tourism industry, including Expo 86, the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, the expansion of the Vancouver Convention Centre, and moving the

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BWF confirm Para-badminton Athletes' Commission through to 2021
 
 Inside World Parasport     2017-11-15 kl. 18:31     306 words
 
Michael Pavitt Wednesday, 15 November 2017 Badminton World Federation (BWF) have announced the five athletes who will form their Para-badminton Athletes' Commission.

Perot also represented athletes at the International Paralympic Committee and at BWF Para commissions and events.
 
   
IWGA Head of IF and Games Services
 
 African Sports Monthly     2017-11-15 kl. 18:27     200 words
 
11/15/2017 0 Comments ?The IWGA has appointed Mr Sebastian Riediger as Head of IF and Games Services.

Further, he will be working for possible inclusion of disabled athletes in future editions of The World Games.
 
   
Ecommerce Product Releases: November 15, 2017
 
 Practical eCommerce     2017-11-15 kl. 18:26     1010 words
 
Here is a list of product releases and updates for mid-November from companies that offer services to online merchants.

Visa, the exclusive payment technology partner at the Olympic and Paralympic Games, has introduced three wearable payment devices.
 
   
Sports minister claims RUSADA meeting reinstatement provisos
 
 Sportcal     2017-11-15 kl. 17:52     381 words
 
The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has “done everything possible” to win reinstatement, having been suspended for the past two years, according to the country’s sports minister Pavel Kolobkov.

RUSADA has been suspended for non-compliance since 2015 when the WADA-commissioned McLaren report alleged that more than 1,000 athletes competing in summer, winter and Paralympic sports (including non-Olympic sports) had been involved in, or

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Toyota at the Olympics: Best Athletes of the Brand?
 
 Auto123.com     2017-11-15 kl. 17:51     121 words
 
Beginning with the 2018 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, and continuing through 2024, Toyota has announced it will be the official mobility partner of Team Canada.

Best Athletes of the Brand?Beginning with the 2018 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, and continuing through 2024, Toyota has announced it will be the official mobility partner of Team Canada.“Toyota shares its values of continuous
 
   
Film: Start your impossible, 1
 
 Coloribus.com     2017-11-15 kl. 17:41     208 words
 
Toyota: "Start your impossible, 1" Film by Saatchi & Saatchi USA Highly structured and thoroughly collected database for researches on

'Start Your Impossible' launches today in 24 countries in celebration of Toyota's eight-year global sponsorship of The Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Iran-Iraq earthquake: Olympic champion auctions gold medal for victims
 
 BBC     2017-11-15 kl. 17:27     403 words
 
An Iranian weightlifter has put his Rio 2016 gold medal up for action to raise money for the victims of last week's deadly 7.3-magnitude earthquake near the Iran-Iraq border. Kianoush Rostami, 26, announced the news on his Instagram page.

Sareh Javanmardi, who at the Rio games became the first woman ever to win a Paralympics shooting gold for Iran, has also followed Mr Rostami's lead, announcing in a video today she was also selling her medal to raise funds.

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BAI president comes to the rescue of para shuttler Sugil Abbas
 
 Sportskeeda.com     2017-11-15 kl. 17:05     361 words
 
Abbas was looking for funding for an artificial arm. Abbas has been looking for funding for an artificial arm What's the story? Social media really is a beautiful thing.

The story begins with a tweet by eminent journalist Dhanya Rajendran who petitioned for funding of an artificial arm for Abbas, who needed some monetary support in order to prepare for the 2020 Paralympic games.... What's next? Sugil will continue to prepare for the 2020 Paralympic...
 
   
November 15, 2017: Live Nation Debuts Latin Division, Models Denied Entry to China for Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, U.N. Urges Countries to Observe Truce for Upcoming Olympics
 
 BizBash     2017-11-15 kl. 17:02     1126 words
 
1. LIVE NATION DEBUTS LATIN DIVISION: Live Nation has launched a Latin division in an effort to increase the company’s presence in the Latin live events market in the U.S.

9 until seven days after the Paralympic Winter Games end on March 18.
 
   
2013 our best year so far, says Rwanda cycling boss
 
 Rwanda New Times     2017-11-15 kl. 16:58     415 words
 
RWANDA cycling Federation (Ferwacy) says 2013 was a successful year for Team Rwanda, with the highlight being youngster Hadi Janvier who won a bronze medal at the African Championships in Egypt.

Cycling was among the top four best performing local sporting federations alongside volleyball, National Paralympics Committee (NPC) and basketball last year.
 
   
TOCOG Monitoring Social Media
 
 Sports Business Daily     2017-11-15 kl. 16:23     86 words
 
/Olympics Published November 15, 2017 The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games is "monitoring social media trends"

TOCOG Monitoring Social Media. /Olympics Published November 15, 2017 The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Wednesday’s Daily Deal Round-Up: Cycling, soccer and more
 
 SportsPro Media     2017-11-15 kl. 16:19     538 words
 
Sarah Storey gets back on her bike and more in today’s sports industry digest. Cycling: British Paralympic cyclist Dame Sarah Storey has renewed her long-running partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University.

Cycling: British Paralympic cyclist Dame Sarah Storey has renewed her long-running partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University.Storey was awarded an honorary degree by the university in 2003 and has held an ambassadorial role there ever since,
 
   
The Hartford Lines Up Paralympic-Themed Marketing For '18 Games
 
 Sports Business Daily     2017-11-15 kl. 16:17     85 words
 
By , Staff Writer Published November 15, 2017 U.S.

The Hartford Lines Up Paralympic-Themed Marketing For '18 Games.... By , Staff Writer Published November 15, 2017 U.S.Paralympics sponsor The Hartford is turning its sports marketing efforts to a consumer-facing campaign for the '18 PyeongChang Games...

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The Hartford Celebrates The ‘Will To Prevail’ And Team USA With Launch Of Paralympic Winter Games Campaign
 
 Hartford Financial Services Group     2017-11-15 kl. 16:10     27 words
 
| The Hartford Newsroom MENU ACCOUNT The Hartford Newsroom Home Newsroom The Hartford Celebrates The ‘Will To Prevail’ And Team

The Hartford Celebrates The ‘Will To Prevail’ And Team USA With Launch Of Paralympic Winter Games Campaign. | The Hartford Newsroom MENU ACCOUNT The Hartford Newsroom Home Newsroom The Hartford Celebrates The ‘Will To Prevail’ And Team.
 
   
Susan Calman joins Strictly Come Dancing Live
 
 Chortle     2017-11-15 kl. 15:50     426 words
 
UK tour next year S Susan Calman is going on tour - with her newfound ballroom dancing skills.

Toniol and Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock.

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Strictly stars making a song and dance of Tower trip
 
 Lytham St Annes Express     2017-11-15 kl. 15:50     225 words
 
Wednesday 15 November 2017 The musical numbers for Saturday's Blackpool bonanza of Strictly Come Dancing have been confirmed.

Gemma Atkinson and Aljaz Skorjanec dance the American smooth to Downtown by Petula Clark. * Holby City actor Joe and Katya dance the Salsa to Ride On Time by Black Box. * Paralympic gold medallist Jonnie Peacock and Oti Mabuse will tango to Sweet
 
   
Jonnie Peacock: Why I’ve pushed myself to dance on Strictly Come Dancing
 
 NewsReality.com     2017-11-15 kl. 15:48     28 words
 
Jonnie Peacock triumphed over disability to become a gold winning Paralympian athlete.

Jonnie Peacock triumphed over disability to become a gold winning Paralympian athlete.He tells Gabrielle Fagan why competing in TV’s biggest dance competition is just as scary….
 
   
CBS “Courage in Sports” Features the Arrow Quintum, Paralympians With Purpose
 
 Pettinga Financial Advisors     2017-11-15 kl. 15:46     206 words
 
SOURCE: Arrow Electronics presented “Courage in Sports” on CBS over the weekend. The documentary-style U.S. television program features inspiring stories of athletes who have overcome adversity.

CBS “Courage in Sports” Features the Arrow Quintum, Paralympians With Purpose.... The documentary-style U.S. television program features inspiring stories of athletes who have overcome adversity.This year, “Courage in Sports” showcased the Arrow Quintum—five paralympians...

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Goalball silver medalist helps launch sport at Carmel Middle School
 
 Current in Westfield     2017-11-15 kl. 15:25     378 words
 
When Daryl Walker first learned about goalball, he thought it was the “silliest sport ever invented.” Not anymore. Walker has traveled the world as a member of the U.S.

Walker has traveled the world as a member of the U.S.men’s goalball national team, winning a silver medal in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio.
 
   
France to host 2023 Rugby World Cup, stunning South Africa
 
 Miami Herald     2017-11-15 kl. 15:18     333 words
 
France will host the Rugby World Cup in 2023, a year before the Olympic Games in Paris, after surprisingly beating South Africa and Ireland in a vote on Wednesday.

The French sports ministry said the decision to award it the Rugby World Cup so close to the Olympics and Paralympics in Paris in 2024 "demonstrates the excellence of the French know-how in organizing major sporting events."

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Iranian shooter auctions her gold medal for Iran quake victims
 
 Islamic Republic News Agency     2017-11-15 kl. 15:18     91 words
 
Talking to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Wednesday, Javanmardi condoled with the bereaved family of Iranian quake-stricken people.

Talking to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Wednesday, Javanmardi condoled with the bereaved family of Iranian quake-stricken people.Sareh Javanmardi who won gold medal in 2016 Rio Paralympics Games has been nominated by International

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Iranian shooter auctions her gold medal for Iran quake victims
 
 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2017-11-15 kl. 15:16     16 words
 
Shiraz, Nov 15, IRNA – Iranian female shooter Sareh Javanmardi has put her Paralympics gold medal

Shiraz, Nov 15, IRNA – Iranian female shooter Sareh Javanmardi has put her Paralympics gold medal. ...fo.

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Momentum building up to the PNG Games
 
 Post-Courier     2017-11-15 kl. 15:00     514 words
 
PNG Games BY FIDELIS SUKINA The momentum to the seventh edition of the Papua New Guinea Games scheduled for November 18 to December 2 is slowly building up after two deferrals. It is one of the major sporting events in the PNG calendar of events.

Athletics took centre stage for the individual sports with a few paralympics sports in 2014.
 
   
The Hartford Celebrates The ‘Will To Prevail’ And Team USA With Launch Of Paralympic Winter Games Campaign
 
 Quamnet     2017-11-15 kl. 14:36     175 words
 
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The Hartford Celebrates The 'Will To Prevail' And Team USA With Launch Of Paralympic Winter Games Campaign
 
 Benzinga.com     2017-11-15 kl. 14:20     1402 words
 
Five U.S. Paralympians named Team Hartford athlete ambassadors for Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 The Hartford, founding partner of U.S. Paralympics for more than two decades and the Official Disability Insurance Sponsor of U.S.

The Hartford Celebrates The 'Will To Prevail' And Team USA With Launch Of Paralympic Winter Games Campaign.... Five U.S. Paralympians named Team Hartford athlete ambassadors for Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 The Hartford, founding partner of...

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Hartford Financial Services Group Inc: The Hartford Celebrates The ‘Will To Prevail’ And Team USA With Launch Of Paralympic Winter Games Campaign (Businesswire)
 
 Avanza Bank AB     2017-11-15 kl. 14:16     23 words
 
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HIDDEN GEM GURKHA ONE SHORTLISTED FOR NATIONAL RESTAURANT AWARD
 
 Love Business East Midlands     2017-11-15 kl. 14:16     318 words
 
AWARD-WINNING Indian and Nepalese restaurant Gurkha One has been shortlisted for ‘Best Newcomer’ at the prestigious British Curry Awards 2017.

Previous attendees have been Prime Minister Theresa May, The Duchess of York and Paralympic hero David Weir.
 
   
The Hartford Celebrates The ‘Will To Prevail’ And Team USA With Launch Of Paralympic Winter Games Campaign
 
 Nasdaq     2017-11-15 kl. 14:14     1403 words
 
Five U.S. Paralympians named Team Hartford athlete ambassadors for Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Hartford , founding partner of U.S.

The Hartford Celebrates The ‘Will To Prevail’ And Team USA With Launch Of Paralympic Winter Games Campaign.... Five U.S. Paralympians named Team Hartford athlete ambassadors for Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

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Athletes break new ground at IOC International Athletes’ Forum
 
 International Olympic Committee     2017-11-15 kl. 14:09     770 words
 
More than 100 athlete representatives from around the world gathered at The Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland, for the International Olympic

Supporting athletes on their journey to the Games and beyond The Forum, which included representatives from International Federations, Continental Associations, Organising Committees for the Olympic Games, WADA, the International Paralympic
 
   
Visa Welcomes the Nigerian Women's Bobsled Team to Team Visa for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018
 
 TMC Net     2017-11-15 kl. 14:07     745 words
 
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and SINGAPORE, Nov.

Since the program began in 2000, Team Visa has supported over 400 Olympic and Paralympic Athletes and hopefuls by providing them with the tools, resources and support they need to reach their highest potential, regardless of origin or background.

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Visa Welcomes the Nigerian Women’s Bobsled Team to Team Visa for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018
 
 Enhanced Online News     2017-11-15 kl. 14:07     787 words
 
Inspired by their determination, Visa helps pave the way to PyeongChang for this group of Olympic hopefuls SAN FRANCISCO--( EON: Enhanced Online

supported over 400 Olympic and Paralympic Athletes and hopefuls by providing them with the tools, resources and support they need to reach their highest potential, regardless of origin or background.... Team Visa features a diverse group of Olympic and Paralympic athletes who embody our core values – acceptance, partnership and innovation – and was cultivated with the global reach of the Olympic and Paralympic...

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France awarded 2023 Rugby World Cup
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-11-15 kl. 14:05     115 words
 
France have been named as the host of the 2023 Rugby World Cup, following a vote by World Rugby’s 31-Council members here today.

The decision means France will host the World Cup one year before its capital city Paris stages the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Jonnie Peacock: Why I’ve pushed myself to dance on Strictly Come Dancing
 
 Irish Examiner     2017-11-15 kl. 13:55     1315 words
 
Athlete Jonnie Peacock is best known as a double Paralympic, world and European T44 100m champion. He’s also the first person with a disability to take part in BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing.

Athlete Jonnie Peacock is best known as a double Paralympic, world and European T44 100m champion....the 2012 London Paralympic Games.... Celebrating winning Gold during the Men’s 100m T44 final at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games (Adam Davy/PA)“One of the...

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Swiss Paralympic and Allianz extend partnership through to 2020
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-15 kl. 13:44     215 words
 
Agreement to help fund athletes trainings in the lead-up to Tokyo 2020 Allianz Suisse and Swiss Paralympic have announced today (15 November) the

Swiss Paralympic and Allianz extend partnership through to 2020.... Agreement to help fund athletes trainings in the lead-up to Tokyo 2020 Allianz Suisse and Swiss Paralympic have announced today (15 November) the. ...extension of their partnership...
 
   
Toyota unveil their “Start Your Impossible” campaign for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games
 
 Marketing Communication News     2017-11-15 kl. 13:37     703 words
 
[embedded content] Toyota have launched their “Start Your Impossible” global marketing campaign, with advertising on display in 24 countries.

Toyota unveil their “Start Your Impossible” campaign for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.... Toyota have launched their “Start Your Impossible” global marketing campaign, with advertising on display in 24 countries.An additional 15 markets will start running in the months leading up to The Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Team Visa announces support for Nigerian Women’s Bobsled Team to 2018 Winter Olympic Games
 
 TechLator     2017-11-15 kl. 13:34     621 words
 
Visa today announced the addition of three athletes who make up the Nigerian Women’s Bobsled Team to Team Visa, currently training to become the first

part of a team that shares our mission and has connected us with the resources we needed to reach our goal, and hopefully empower others to do the same.” Since the program began in 2000, Team Visa has supported over 400 Olympic and Paralympic

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Kuwait underline importance of investing in youths to better build society
 
 Q8DailyNews     2017-11-15 kl. 13:24     227 words
 
November 15, 2017 The State of Kuwait underlined the importance of investing in youths to better build societies, therefore providing programs and carefully reviewed curriculums that will strengthen their principles and avoid crimes and corruption .

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.
 
   
BSF organises Martyrs Ride
 
 ProKerala.com     2017-11-15 kl. 13:15     314 words
 
New Delhi, Nov 15 The Border Security Force (BSF), in collaboration with Aditya Mehta Foundation (AMF), is organising the 'Martyrs Ride from India

Sharma who has been very supportive towards para-sports and will be playing an integral part in AMF's 'Mission 2020' which aims to send 100 para-athletes for the Paralympics.

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Sareh Javanmardi to sell her medal to help Iran quake victims
 
 IranNewsDaily     2017-11-15 kl. 13:02     141 words
 
Paralympic Games gold medal winner in shooting Sareh Javanmard is going to sell her medal to raise money for the victims of Sunday’s earthquake which left at least 500 people dead in Iran. The 7.

Paralympic Games gold medal winner in shooting Sareh Javanmard is going to sell her medal to raise money for the victims of Sunday’s earthquake which left at least 500 people dead in Iran.

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World champion blind long jumper talks to Otwell Middle School students
 
 NorthFulton.com     2017-11-15 kl. 12:46     459 words
 
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Three-time long jump world champion Lex Gillette lives by the motto “no need for sight when you have vision.” Gillette is blind.

Whitmer, who now works at Otwell, was the person who introduced Gillette to Paralympic sports and inspired him. “He helped me get into my awesome opportunities,” Gillette said. “Even though the athletic piece is flourishing and I’m able to

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This is what Los Angeles’ transit system will look like in 2028
 
 Global Rail News     2017-11-15 kl. 12:06     178 words
 
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has released a video showing what the area’s transit system will look like in 2028.

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has released a video showing what the area’s transit system will look like in 2028.Eleven years from now Los Angeles is hosting the Summer Olympics and Paralympics and in the run
 
   
Losing vision but Baheti's vigour intact for marathon of life Philem Dipak Singh
 
 India.com     2017-11-15 kl. 11:59     739 words
 
New Delhi, Nov 15 (PTI) His life was turned upside down by progressive loss of vision but Sagar Baheti refused to let that become a hurdle in the pursuit of his sporting dreams, which range from running marathons to learning cricket.

If I do well here I am planning to run a full marathon in California next month.” Baheti ruled out competing in Paralympics, saying that he would want to balance his business with running and working for the betterment of visually impaired people.

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An Evening with Frank, Dean and Judy, Quay, Sudbury, 19th November 2017
 
 AboutMyArea     2017-11-15 kl. 11:39     103 words
 
Quay performance Sensational swing singers Paul & Stephen Amer will be joined by their live 5 piece band and singer Ellie Darnell along with their

Stephen and Paul have sung on Radio 2, performed at the London 2012 Paralympic Games and have even sung for the Queen. http://www.quaysudbury.com/.

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Moscow improves its public transport
 
 Scania     2017-11-15 kl. 11:30     240 words
 
Scania Rus LLC has been contracted by GAZ Group to provide 541 chassis to be used in the production of their LiAZ Voyage intercity buses. The new buses are part of a public transport upgrade program by the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation.

This is the biggest order placed by GAZ Group since 2014, when Scania delivered more than 700 chassis as part of the preparation for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics and Paralympic Winter Games.
 
   
Gareth Southgate delighted with Brazil and Germany draws
 
 Newsoneplace.com     2017-11-15 kl. 11:27     86 words
 
Some of the borough's exceptional sports people, clubs and coaches have picked up awards in the Active Wandsworth Awards. The recent ceremony rewarded hard work and exceptional achievement in 2016, and marked 20 years of the Active Wandsworth network.

The recent ceremony rewarded hard work and exceptional achievement in 2016, and marked 20 years of the Active Wandsworth network.Gold medal-winning Olympian Phelan Hill and Paralympic bronze medallist Aaron McKibbin presented the trophies across 14
 
   
Darcey Bussell, Susan Calman & Jonnie Peacock join STRICTLY LIVE TOUR
 
 Broadway World     2017-11-15 kl. 11:22     646 words
 
Strictly Come Dancing fans will be thrilled to learn that TV judge Darcey Bussell, comedian Susan Calman and Double Paralympic Champion Jonnie Peacock will all be taking to the road from January next year for the Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour.

Strictly Come Dancing fans will be thrilled to learn that TV judge Darcey Bussell, comedian Susan Calman and Double Paralympic...
 
   
President Moon meets Russian PM
 
 Office of the President, Republic of Korea     2017-11-15 kl. 11:16     441 words
 
President Moon Jae-in (right) shakes hands with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev before sitting down for talks, at the Philippine International Convention center in Manila on Nov. 14.

Korea-Russia strategic partnership reaches its 10th anniversary, our countries will play host to the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
 
   
Paralympic Karen Darke MBE to receive honorary degree
 
 Stv.tv     2017-11-15 kl. 10:34     294 words
 
Gold medallist, Darke, will be awarded the degree at Abertay University. Paralympic athlete Karen Darke MBE will receive an honorary degree at Abertay University's winter graduation next week.

Paralympic Karen Darke MBE to receive honorary degree.... Paralympic athlete Karen Darke MBE will receive an honorary degree at Abertay University's winter graduation next week.Ms Darke is a member of the British Paracycling Team who took home gold for Team GB in the hand-cycling at the Rio Paralympics...

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Iran’s Paralympic champ auctions gold for quake victims 9min
 
 PressTV.com     2017-11-15 kl. 10:32     388 words
 
Iranian Paralympic shooter Sareh Javanmardidodmani poses with her gold medal of the P4 mixed 50-meter pistol SH1 competitions of the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on September 14, 2016.

Iran’s Paralympic champ auctions gold for quake victims 9min.... Iranian Paralympic shooter Sareh Javanmardidodmani poses with her gold medal of the P4 mixed 50-meter pistol SH1 competitions of the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on September 14, 2016.Iranian Paralympic...

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China wins women's bobsleigh in Calgary event of IBSF North American Cup
 
 Ecns.cn     2017-11-15 kl. 10:21     164 words
 
Chinese athletes Ying Qing and He Xinyi clinched the women's bobsleigh title on Tuesday in the Calgary event of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) North American Cup. They finished first among 15 teams in 1:55.

With Beijing is due to host the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, but Chinese athletes have never won an Olympic medal in bobsleigh or skeleton.

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PyeongChang 2018 Volunteers Vow To Provide Best Service With Passion
 
 Snow Industry News     2017-11-15 kl. 10:20     354 words
 
The volunteers for the PyeongChang Winter Games on Monday vowed to contribute to a successful sport event by providing the best service to visitors next year.

The volunteers for the PyeongChang Winter Games on Monday vowed to contribute to a successful sport event by providing the best service to visitors next year.The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games
 
   
Comcast Announces Multi-Year Global Sponsorship Of U.S. Ski & Snowboard
 
 Snow Industry News     2017-11-15 kl. 10:20     599 words
 
Comcast has announced it will be the official cable television and communications partner of U.S. Ski & Snowboard, the Olympic sports organization based in Park City, Utah.

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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HRDs commit to action around disability in the workplace at cutting-edge conference
 
 Response Source     2017-11-15 kl. 10:11     659 words
 
bringing influencers together in this way enables us to tackle difficult questions together Significant progress is being made around disability inclusion in the workplace, but there is still work to be done.

The sell-out event, which was kindly hosted by headline RIDI sponsor, Eversheds Sutherland, was opened by Penny Mordaunt MP, Minister of State for Disabled People and included keynote presentations from influential stakeholders including Paralympic

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Victoria Arlen Is Consoled By Val As She Breaks Down Following ‘DWTS’ Elimination
 
 OK! Magazine USA     2017-11-15 kl. 10:09     91 words
 
Dancing With the Stars contestant Victoria Arlen , who was a fan favorite, was sent home last night during the semifinals, and everyone was disappointed to see her go.

Dancing With the Stars contestant Victoria Arlen , who was a fan favorite, was sent home last night during the semifinals, and everyone was disappointed to see her go.The Paralympian moved fans of the dance competition and all over the world for