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Inga priser till Sverige på ridsportens gala
 
 Ridsport     2017-11-22 kl. 06:55     295 words
 
UtmärkelserFör första gången kunde det ha blivit en FEI Award till Sverige. Det blev dock ingen utmärkelse för Felicia Grimmenhag eller Peder Fredricson under nattens gala i Uruguay.

Against All Odds: Emma Booth. Blev förlamad i en trafikolycka 2013 och satsar nu på VM i paradressyr 2018 och Paralympics 2020.
 
   
Unga paraidrottare från hela landet gör upp i Höghammarhallen
 
 Hela Hälsingland Premium     2017-11-21 kl. 22:53     458 words
 
I dagarna pågår inte bara ett - utan tre - svenska mästerskap i Bollnäs. Unga paraidrottare i fotboll, innebandy och friidrott har tagit sig till Höghammarhallen för att göra upp i årets Skol-SM.

Just nu är mitt mål att åtminste ta mig till Paralympics, säger Free Dar.
 
   
Trelleborgs olympiska hopp - i stenhårda sporten
 
 Sveriges Radio Malmö     2017-11-21 kl. 11:10     147 words
 
Om dagarna sitter Caroline Persson i skolbänken - på kvällar och helger tränar hon med ett tydligt mål i sikte: en plats i truppen för parahockey i nästa års Paralympics.

Om dagarna sitter Caroline Persson i skolbänken - på kvällar och helger tränar hon med ett tydligt mål i sikte: en plats i truppen för parahockey i nästa års Paralympics.Caroline Persson är uppvuxen i en hockeytokig familj och länge satt
 
   
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Greenwood continues her Commonwealth Games charge
 
 South Coast Register     2017-11-22 kl. 07:27     479 words
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SUSSEX SUPERFISH: Jasmine Greenwood has her eyes firmly set on the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

100m freestyle and a 1:18.27 in the 100m breaststroke.” Greenwood, the youngest member of the Australian Paralympic Dolphins Swim Team, now has her eyes set firmly on next year’s Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast. “The Commonwealth Games
 
   
Become a part of Sunderland’s history and vote to name the new Wear crossing
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2017-11-22 kl. 07:09     104 words
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It’s here! Your chance to be part of the history of the city. Today we are asking the people of Sunderland to vote on the name of the the new Wear crossing.

vote. Echo managing editor Gavin Foster chaired the panel which included Sunderland AFC legend Jimmy Montgomery, Paralympic...
 
   
Toyota Launches ‘Start Your Impossible’ Global Corporate Initiative
 
 Albawaba     2017-11-22 kl. 06:50     406 words
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Follow > , , , , , , , , Toyota Motor Corporation has launched ‘Start Your Impossible’ – a global corporate ?initiative that aims to inspire Toyota employees, partners and customers, and connect them with the ?Company’s core beliefs.

of impossible.? To celebrate the launch of the initiative and its partnership with the Olympic and Paralympic Games, Toyota recently held its first-ever Toyota Mobility Summit in Athens, ?Greece, the host city of the first modern Olympic Games.
 
   
Malaysia: Civil society reports labour rights violation in timber supply chain of Tokyo 2020; companies did not respond
 
 Business & Human Rights     2017-11-22 kl. 06:37     198 words
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Author: Building and Wood Workers International (BWI) On paper, the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (TOCOG) has made strong commitments to embedding human rights norms throughout all stages of Tokyo 2020’s implementation.

Author: Building and Wood Workers International (BWI) On paper, the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (TOCOG) has made strong commitments to embedding human rights norms throughout all stages of Tokyo 2020’s...

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Robinson leads para charge to Comm Games
 
 Radio New Zealand     2017-11-22 kl. 05:30     694 words
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New Zealand's Commonwealth Games team has nearly tripled in size with the addition of its first para-athletes but there's one glaring omission. Sue Curran, Ann Muir, Davad Stallard and Peter Blick at the Para Lawn Bowls Commonwealth Games announcement.

I would love to go to the paralympics."... Even without Malone, it appears the future of New Zealand paralympics is in good hands. -RNZ.
 
   
Opening new horizons
 
 Himalayan Times     2017-11-22 kl. 05:27     446 words
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In February 2018, Korea will host the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeong Chang, a beautiful winter city located in a mountainous region Northeast of Korea.

In February 2018, Korea will host the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeong Chang, a beautiful winter city located in a mountainous region Northeast of Korea.It will be the biggest Olympic Winter Games yet with over 100 gold medals and six
 
   
And the 'Dancing With the Stars' Season 25 Winner Is... Jordan Fisher!
 
 Closer Weekly     2017-11-22 kl. 05:21     345 words
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Congratulations, Jordan Fisher and Lindsay Arnold! The 23-year-old actor and his pro partner, Lindsay, also 23, took home the coveted Mirror Ball Trophy on the Tuesday, Nov. 21 Dancing With the Stars Season 25 finale — and we couldn't be happier for them!

Former NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens and dancer Cheryl Burke were voted off next in the seventh week and Paralympic swimmer Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy left the competition during the semi-finals.
 
   
Jordan Fisher and Lindsay Arnold win Season 25 of 'Dancing with the Stars'
 
 UPI     2017-11-22 kl. 05:08     128 words
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Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Singer-actor Jordan Fisher and his pro partner Lindsay Arnold were crowned the winners of Season 25 of Dancing with the Stars Tuesday night.

Property Brothers co-star Drew Scott, former paralympian swimmer Victoria Arlen, retired football pro Terrell Owens , singer Nick Lachey and his wife Vanessa, pro wrestler Nikki Bella , actress Sasha Pieterse, former NBA player Derek Fisher ,

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World class talent to match world class event
 
 Medianet     2017-11-22 kl. 04:36     2719 words
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The world-class line-up of talent tasked with creating the biggest spectacle in the Gold Coast’s history, was announced today when Gold Coast 2018

London 2012 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.... Nathan’s experience spans a number of significant events including mass choreography for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of both the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Mannum fun run’s record attendance
 
 Murray Valley Standard     2017-11-22 kl. 04:31     435 words
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Event ambassador: Mannum's own SANFL Sturt Premiership player Josh Dodd congratulates Keira Rogers after her win in the 3km running event. Photo: Supplied.

Mid Murray Council OPAL Program Manager, Amy Loechel said: “Currently in training for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics, Daniel delivered some fitting pre?event inspiration.” “Daniel opened with a great quote from US basketball legend Michael
 
   
Woodhall Nominated As Game Changer of the Year
 
 KNWA     2017-11-22 kl. 04:16     254 words
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AUSTIN, Texas – Arkansas freshman sprinter Hunter Woodhall has been nominated to FloTrack’s first ever Game Changer of the Year award given to an athlete that has inspired or changed the sport of track and field.

The Syracuse, Utah native competed at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio where he won silver in the 200m and bronze in the 400m.... This past summer, Woodhall won silver in both the 200m and 400m sprint at the 2017 World Paralympic Championships.
 
   
[PyeongChang 2018] Airbnb officially supports 2018 Winter Olympics
 
 Korea Herald     2017-11-22 kl. 04:03     226 words
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Airbnb signed on to become an official supporter of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics on Wednesday. The community-driven hospitality firm will work with the local community to offer accommodation to travelers visiting Gangwon Province during the games.

Uhm Chang-wang, director of the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, and Lee Sang-hyun, Airbnb’s head of public policy for Korea, take part in a signing ceremony.

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Spurs secure top spot in Group H with comeback win at Dortmund
 
 Manorama Online     2017-11-22 kl. 04:02     355 words
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Dortmund, Germany: Already-qualified Tottenham Hotspur came from a goal down to beat hosts Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in the Champions League on Tuesday and secure top spot in Group H with a game to spare.

Read more: Sports | Football | Chapecoense air crash survivor Jackson Follmann eyes paralympics.
 
   
Buble to host 2018 Juno Awards in Vancouver
 
 Vancouver 24 Hours     2017-11-22 kl. 03:53     747 words
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It was an emotional return to the public eye for Burnaby's Michael Buble.

"There was this thing coming in the following year that loomed — you may recall the 2010 Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Back From Debilitating Illness, Figure Skater Alexa Scimeca Knierim Has A New Outlook But Same Determination
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-11-22 kl. 03:24     1425 words
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By | Nov. 21, 2017, 5:17 p.m. (ET) Alexa Scimeca and Chris Knierim perform their free skate at the 2016 KOSE Team Challenge Cup on April 23, 2016 in Spokane, Wash.

It was her. Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more. “Looking back, I think the hardest part for me was believing that I was ever going to be the athlete that I had been before,” a candid...
 
   
Hershey’s New Non-Chocolate Chocolate Bar Launches December 1st And People Are Hyped
 
 Dime Magazine     2017-11-22 kl. 03:03     435 words
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This Dec 1st, diversify your taste portfolio. Creamy and crunchy; salty and sweet. #TasteTheGold pic.twitter.

Paralympic Winter Games,” said Lewis in a statement on the new product. “We want consumers to share in this golden opportunity and be a part of this historic moment for Hershey and Team USA.” Here’s a peek at what the new bar looks like so

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Flashback: See who made the front page in 2009
 
 The Armidale Express     2017-11-22 kl. 02:49     205 words
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Syrana Glenn waves to the crowd from the Presbyterian Ladies’College float that was part of Saturday’s Autumn Festival Parade. Ange Collongues, Paul Harmer and Toni Newman. Armidale parties with Peter Allen.

Oct 2 – Rio de Janeiro is elected the host city of the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
1500 jobs in ‘sports village’ plan
 
 Star Community     2017-11-22 kl. 02:43     330 words
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GUIDE TO CORA: 1. Sports facilities. 2. Sports science hub. 3. Retail Village. 4. Wave pool. 5. Hotel. 6. Organic farm. 7. Residential area. 8. Conservation area.

This would allow them to showcase the facility in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, the statement said.
 
   
Cycling Canada Hires New Head Men’s Track Endurance Coach
 
 Pedal Magazine     2017-11-22 kl. 01:25     399 words
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release by Cycling Canada Jono Hailstone © November 21, 2017 (Milton, ON) – It is with great pleasure that Cycling Canada announces the anticipated appointment of Jono Hailstone to the position of Head Men’s Track Endurance Coach.

The New Zealand native comes to Cycling Canada’s high performance track program after several years as a track endurance coach for Cycling New Zealand and para-cycling coach for the New Zealand Paralympic Committee.
 
   
2017 FEI General Assembly Summary Montevideo
 
 An Eventful Life     2017-11-22 kl. 01:21     1529 words
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FEI President Ingmar De Vos opened today’s FEI General Assembly in the Uruguayan capital Montevideo, delivering the keynote address to just under 250 delegates representing 106 of the FEI’s 134 National Federations.

The IT and Eventing Departments conducted a first pilot year with the Irish company EquiRatings, to study the future implementation and use of the EquiRatings Quality Index (ERQI) for FEI competitions Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games update
 
   
Toyota Adds 19 Team USA Athletes to its Team Toyota Roster
 
 Rehab Manegement     2017-11-22 kl. 01:17     319 words
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Toyota announces the addition of 19 Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes to its Team Toyota roster.

Toyota announces the addition of 19 Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes to its Team Toyota roster.“As The Human Movement Company, we’re dedicated to helping people and consumers around the world move through life, overcome obstacles and

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The Hartford Kicks off “I Will” Campaign Supporting Team USA Paralympians
 
 Rehab Manegement     2017-11-22 kl. 01:17     238 words
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The Hartford announces the launch of “I Will,” an ad campaign to support the US Paralympic athletes who will be participating at the upcoming Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.

The Hartford Kicks off “I Will” Campaign Supporting Team USA Paralympians.... The Hartford announces the launch of “I Will,” an ad campaign to support the US Paralympic athletes who will be participating at the upcoming Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang...
 
   
Abu won’t let spinal injury stand in his way of living a ‘normal’ life
 
 thestar.com.my     2017-11-22 kl. 00:55     721 words
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IF YOU ever need a role model, then national wheelchair tennis player Abu Samah Borhan is your man.

He made it to the Rio Paralympics last year.... It has also taught me to be determined in order to achieve my goals.” Abu, who is the most senior player in the national team set-up, hopes to take his career to the next level – earning a spot at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics...
 
   
Singer Michael Buble is 2018 Juno Awards host
 
 Midland Mirror     2017-11-22 kl. 00:07     232 words
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The city's mayor, Gregor Robertson, thanked the Junos team for bringing the week-long celebration of Canadian music back to Vancouver.

The Olympics and Paralympics," he said.

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Prince Harry's girlfriend Meghan Markle spotted in London
 
 Yahoo! News     2017-11-21 kl. 23:59     398 words
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Meghan Markle has arrived in London to spend time with Prince Harry after finishing shooting on her television show "Suits." The actress, 36, was spotted shopping in London’s Chelsea neighborhood today.

In September, Markle made her first official appearance alongside Prince Harry attending the wheelchair tennis match at the Invictus Games, the Paralympic competition for wounded service members that was founded by Harry in 2014.

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Robinson named to Games team
 
 Otago Daily Times     2017-11-21 kl. 23:46     183 words
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Otago javelin thrower Holly Robinson has been selected in the New Zealand team for the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The 22-year-old will compete in the F46 category of the para-javelin at next year's Games on the Gold Coast.

She won silver at last year's Rio Paralympics, while also claiming silver at the 2013 and 2017 world championships, as well as bronze in 2015.

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Kamloops BC Winter Games countdown begins with Olympic Day, torchlighting at TCC
 
 Kamloops This Week     2017-11-21 kl. 23:20     527 words
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The countdown to the BC Winter Games is on and will begin with an Olympic Day and torchlighting ceremony this week at the Tournament Capital Centre. Kamloops will host the BC Winter Games from Feb. 22 to Feb.

22, host Olympic Day, with Olympians and Paralympians Catharine Pendrel, Jessica Vliengenthart, Brent Hayden and Dylan Armstrong joining 1,500 school-aged in a variety of activities from a wide range of provincial sport organizations, including
 
   
Retail giant Aeon to stop selling porn magazines from January
 
 Japan Today     2017-11-21 kl. 23:01     304 words
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Major Japanese retail chain Aeon Co will stop selling pornographic magazines at its 7,000 outlets across the country in January in response to complaints from customers about sexually explicit front covers on store shelves.

Aeon has decided to stop selling pornographic magazines at supermarkets, Miraiya Shoten book stores as well as online before an expected influx of foreign visitors for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Mysteries Abound in Gripping ‘Aida’s Secrets’
 
 Jewish Exponent     2017-11-21 kl. 23:00     946 words
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Shep Shell and Izak Szewelewicz in ‘Aida’s Secrets.’ Courtesy of Music Box Films What would you say to your birth mother, meeting her for the first time when you’re nearly 70 years old?

Born blind, Shell made strides as an athlete, winning a medal in the Paralympics in the ’80s.
 
   
How The U.S. Women’s Cross-Country Ski Team Keeps Such A Close Bond On The Road To (Hopefully) Olympic Glory
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-11-21 kl. 22:59     851 words
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By | Nov. 21, 2017, 3:13 p.m. (ET) (L-R) Kikkan Randall, Jessie Diggins and Sadie Bjornsen pose for a portrait with their medals at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships on March 5, 2017 in Lahti, Finland. A picture is worth a thousand words.

That’s what the photo stream is.” Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more. “You see a random mix of things,” added Kikkan Randall, a three-time world championship medalist aiming
 
   
VOTE NOW: The 2017 T-Mobile Game Changer Of The Year Award
 
 MileSplit United States     2017-11-21 kl. 22:59     284 words
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2017 T-Mobile Game Changer of the Year Award ELIUD KIPCHOGE Nominee #1 KENYA, Marathon The greatest marathoner of the modern era. Accolades: 2016 Olympic gold medalist in the marathon, hasn't a marathon majors winning streak currently at six.

Placed second in the T44 200m at the 2016 Paralympic games.
 
   
Wanyoike set to return after injury, eyes Tokyo Olympics
 
 Mediamax Network     2017-11-21 kl. 22:56     313 words
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Multiple long distance champion Henry Wanyoike who is close to returning to running after a long injury lay-off.

Multiple long distance champion Henry Wanyoike who is close to returning to running after a long injury lay-off.Photo/AGENCIES After missing the 2016 Rio Olympics Games in Brazil, Paralympics...

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Unga paraidrottare från hela landet gör upp i Höghammarhallen
 
 Hela Hälsingland Premium     2017-11-21 kl. 22:53     458 words
 
I dagarna pågår inte bara ett - utan tre - svenska mästerskap i Bollnäs. Unga paraidrottare i fotboll, innebandy och friidrott har tagit sig till Höghammarhallen för att göra upp i årets Skol-SM.

Just nu är mitt mål att åtminste ta mig till Paralympics, säger Free Dar.
 
   
Wanyoike set to return after injury, eyes Tokyo Olympics
 
 Kenyan.co.ke     2017-11-21 kl. 22:48     66 words
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MediaMax News / MediaMax 3 hours ago 1 Views comments After missing the 2016 Rio Olympics Games in Brazil, Paralympics marathon record holder Henry Wainyoike, is aiming to make a return to the Olympics Ga...

MediaMax News / MediaMax 3 hours ago 1 Views comments After missing the 2016 Rio Olympics Games in Brazil, Paralympics marathon record holder Henry Wainyoike, is aiming to make a return to the Olympics Ga...Read more facebook twitter Whatsapp
 
   
Game Changer Nominee: Hunter Woodhall
 
 Flow Track     2017-11-21 kl. 22:41     564 words
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Hunter Woodhall USA, Sprints The collegiate ground breaker. Accolades: The first double-amputee to earn a NCAA Division I scholarship in track and field, will compete for Arkansas. Placed second in the T44 200m at the 2016 Paralympic games.

Placed second in the T44 200m at the 2016 Paralympic games.Snippet From:... 20 in the 400m run with a time of 47.32 seconds, has had more than a handful of huge successes over his time as a prep athlete, including a silver and bronze medal at the 2016 Paralympic...

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Sheffield study shows sport worth £19bn to UK economy
 
 Voice Online     2017-11-21 kl. 22:38     245 words
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The value of Olympic and Paralympic sport to the UK economy now stands at £19bn Image Text: PROGRESS: Minister for Sport Tracey Crouch says

The value of Olympic and Paralympic sport to the UK economy now stands at £19bn Image Text:... PROGRESS: Minister for Sport Tracey Crouch says. ...sport is hugely important in British life NEW RESEARCH has shown that the value of Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Shoulder complaints in wheelchair athletes: A systematic review
 
 Plosone.org     2017-11-21 kl. 22:29     359 words
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by Omar W. Heyward, Riemer J. K. Vegter, Sonja de Groot, Background In recent years the popularity of disabled sports and competition among disabled athletes has grown considerably.

Heyward, Riemer J. K. Vegter, Sonja de Groot, Background In recent years the popularity of disabled sports and competition among disabled athletes has grown considerably.With this rise in exposure of, and participation in wheelchair sports comes an...
 
   
Whistler venues could see 2026 Olympic action
 
 Salmon Arm Observer     2017-11-21 kl. 22:15     417 words
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Whistler could see Olympic athletes on its ski hills once again for the 2026 Winter Olympics.

Whistler could see Olympic athletes on its ski hills once again for the 2026 Winter Olympics.Calgary, one of the cities in the running to host the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games, is considering using venues from the 2010 Winter Games to cut down

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Preview: The Brits at the Para Badminton World Championships
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-11-21 kl. 22:10     800 words
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4 hours ago A bumper contingent of British para badminton players will open their World Championship campaign in Korea this week – with an added incentive set to make things that little bit more special.

4 hours ago A bumper contingent of British para badminton players will open their World Championship campaign in Korea this week – with an added incentive set to make things that little bit more special.The sport will make its Paralympic debut at
 
   
Egypt dominate Fazza IPC Powerlifting World Cup - Dubai
 
 Emirates247     2017-11-21 kl. 22:08     604 words
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Egypt topped the overall medals table at the end of the Seventh Fazza IPC Powerlifting World Cup - Dubai 2016 over the weekend after sealing a dynamic double on the fifth and final day.

The UAE’s Paralympic hero Mohammed Khamis Khalaf, who claimed the hosts’ only senior medal here with bronze in the men’s U88kgs event, was also recognised for his sterling contribution to Emirati powerlifting. “This championship started
 
   
BACK OF HOUSE: The dish on Gold Medal Plates
 
 Thorold Edition     2017-11-21 kl. 22:00     664 words
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I have decided to avoid the inclination to rant in this week’s column about the ridiculous nature of food competitions. About how subjective and unfair they can be.

Paralympians. The gala features some big name performers in Canadian music as well as a host of current Olympic athletes.

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Did you spot this EPIC Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two gaffe?
 
 Scottish Daily Star     2017-11-21 kl. 21:02     443 words
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STRICTLY Come Dancing: It Takes Two, fronted by Zoe Ball, was hit by an embarrassing blunder on-air.

BBC/WENNTHROUGH: Debbie made it through to next week after being in the dance-off While magician's assistant Debbie McGee was one of the favourites to win the show, fans were left reeling when she was in the dance-off against Paralympian Jonnie...
 
   
With only one arm to use, she's among top archers
 
 Louisville Courier-Journal     2017-11-21 kl. 20:47     860 words
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In her navy blue sweater and plaid pleated uniform skirt, 16-year old Faith Oakley looks like the typical student-athlete headed to sports practice after class. Except she's not.

Ultimately, she's taking aim at making the 2024 or 2028 Paralympics archery team.
 
   
How Elana Meyers Taylor & Jamie Greubel Poser Have Become Two Of The World’s Best Bobsled Drivers
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-11-21 kl. 20:47     822 words
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By | Nov. 21, 2017, 1:30 p.m. (ET) Elana Meyers Taylor (L) and Jamie Greubel Poser pose for portraits at the Team USA Media Summit on Sept. 25, 2017 in Park City, Utah .  Women’s bobsled in the U.S. has always been good.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
She's a CHAMP
 
 Pembroke Daily Observer     2017-11-21 kl. 20:43     467 words
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Pembroke resident Megan Mantha is still a CHAMP. The energetic six-year-old continues to be the spokesperson for the War Amps CHAMP program, CHAMP for Child Amputee.

Mantha was joined by Canadian Paralympian Jolan Wong, 27, a graduate of the CHAMP program.
 
   
Comcast announce support of 13 Team USA athletes before Pyeongchang 2018
 
 Inside The Games     2017-11-21 kl. 20:36     342 words
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Michael Pavitt Tuesday, 21 November 2017 A total of 13 American athletes will be supported by telecommunications conglomerate Comcast as they build towards the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Michael Pavitt Tuesday, 21 November 2017 A total of 13 American athletes will be supported by telecommunications conglomerate Comcast as they build towards the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.The largest cable company in the
 
   
IoD Wales '99' Social Evening
 
 Institute of Directors     2017-11-21 kl. 20:20     712 words
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You are warmly invited to our very first . We are delighted to have join us Alex Mitchell, Chair, IoD '99' and Liam Giles, MD Spindogs.

Kit Us Out recently worked with the International Paralympic Committee and supported athletes and teams from over 50 nations at the Rio Paralympic Games.
 
   
Belgian Paralympic Committee pays tribute to boccia player who has died at age of 24
 
 Inside World Parasport     2017-11-21 kl. 20:06     183 words
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Declan McSweeney Tuesday, 21 November 2017 The Belgian Paralympic Committee (BPC) has paid tribute to boccia player Kenneth Verwimp, who has died from inflammation of the lungs, aged 24.

Belgian Paralympic Committee pays tribute to boccia player who has died at age of 24.... Declan McSweeney Tuesday, 21 November 2017 The Belgian Paralympic Committee (BPC) has paid tribute to boccia player Kenneth Verwimp, who has died from inflammation of...
 
   
Roly Crighton: Delays to Christchurch's new sports facility bad news for NZ's top swimmers
 
 Newstalk ZB     2017-11-21 kl. 19:57     99 words
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More delays for Christchurch's Metro Sports facility is unwelcome news for the country's top swimmers.

Paralympic swimmer Sophie Pascoe's coach, Roly Crighton told Mike Hosking they were hoping she'd be able to train there sooner rather than later.
 
   
Toyota partners with Paralympics Ireland
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-21 kl. 19:54     508 words
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Company announces support to the 2020 and 2024 Irish Paralympic teams Toyota Ireland has announced on Tuesday (21 November) a new partnership

Toyota partners with Paralympics Ireland.... Company announces support to the 2020 and 2024 Irish Paralympic teams Toyota Ireland has announced on Tuesday (21 November) a new partnership. ...with Paralympics Ireland that sees the car brand become an official partner to Paralympics...
 
   
Big Dreams and Big Ten Teams
 
 Sports Destination Management     2017-11-21 kl. 19:38     1326 words
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By: Michael Popke This Midwest Destination Is Making a Name for Itself in More Ways Than One Big Ten university cities boast plenty of sports venues, high-profile events and friendly people.

The Tribute to Olympic and Paralympic Athletes, an angled monument that stands at the head of a granite platform with each Olympian’s name and featuring the iconic linked rings of the Olympic Games, serves as a centerpiece of Champaign’s Dodds
 
   
Basel to become first city to jointly host Badminton and Para Badminton World Championships in 2019
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-11-21 kl. 19:19     407 words
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Basel will become the first city to jointly host the Badminton and Para Badminton World Championships after it was awarded the 2019 edition of the Para event.

The event will be the last held in the sport before Para Badminton makes its Paralympic Games debut at Tokyo 2020.... There will be 14 medal events in badminton at the 2020 Paralympic Games.

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UK Sport prepares for more trouble
 
 ESPN.com     2017-11-21 kl. 19:09     887 words
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10:43 AM ET MANCHESTER -- After a painfully turbulent time for British sport, Dame Katherine Grainger, chair of UK Sport, is braced for further damaging revelations.

Outside British Olympic and Paralympic disciplines, football's governance and leadership has also come under the spotlight , and the claims across sport have been wide-ranging: from bullying and abuse to racism.... But Grainger, who chairs the body which provides close to £400 million in Olympic and Paralympic...

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A Christmas Special Of The Crystal Maze Has Just Been Confirmed
 
 Pretty 52     2017-11-21 kl. 18:43     370 words
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The festive season is finally upon us, and 'tis the season the binge watch all our favourite series, hot chocolate in hand, wearing fluffy pjs. Dreamy.

Paralympic athlete and gold medallist swimmer Ellie Simmonds has been announced as the team captain too.
 
   
‘The Paralympian’ second edition now out
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-21 kl. 18:39     526 words
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IPC magazine features an exclusive interview with the new IPC President Andrew Parsons The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has released

‘The Paralympian’ second edition now out.... IPC magazine features an exclusive interview with the new IPC President Andrew Parsons The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has released. ...the second edition of its magazine “ The Paralympian ” for...

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The Week In Team USA Results: Nov. 14-20
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-11-21 kl. 18:35     559 words
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By | Nov. 21, 2017, 11:22 a.m. (ET) (L-R) Tabitha Peterson, Aileen Geving, Becca Hamilton and Nina Roth celebrate at the 2018 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Curling on Nov. 18, 2017 in Omaha, Neb.

Olympic and Paralympic family, and track Team USA athletes as they compete around the globe with a preview of upcoming events.
 
   
The Top Speakers at IIDEXCanada 2017
 
 Azure     2017-11-21 kl. 18:17     834 words
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IIDEXCanada 2017 kicks off next Wednesday, at Toronto’s Metro Convention Centre.

The Paralympic gold medalist is using his Rick Hansen Foundation to promote an Accessibility Certification Program that he hopes to develop into a LEED-like program that will recognize leaders in accessible architecture.

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Super Early Bird Discount at Practice Evolution 20
 
 AccountingWEB UK     2017-11-21 kl. 18:16     150 words
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The ICPA's  Practice Evolution Conference  is back for 2018. This year's event is set to be better than ever. It will be taking place on the 7th June in London and the 27th September in Manchester.

Steve Pipe -  Speaker, strategist and Amazon 5 star rated business author Danny Crates -  Paralympic Gold Medalist & TV Presenter Elaine Clark -  Managing Director of CheapAccounting.co.uk Melanie Lord -  Founder of AVS VAT Tony Margaritelli

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Fifa in touch with WADA and McLaren in Russian doping probe
 
 Sportcal     2017-11-21 kl. 18:00     524 words
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Fifa has said that it has been in dialogue with the World Anti-Doping Agency and Richard McLaren, the author of a report which outlined a state-supported doping programme in Russia, about the implications for soccer.

McLaren was commissioned by WADA to look into the allegations of doping in Russia and concluded that there was a state-supported programme in place in which over 1,000 athletes competing in over 30 summer, winter and Paralympic sports (including
 
   
100 days until the Paralympic Heritage Flame events
 
 Ucan2Magazine.co.uk     2017-11-21 kl. 17:52     350 words
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In true Vale tradition Aylesbury’s Stoke Mandeville Stadium is set to play host to the Paralympic Heritage Flame Lighting Ceremony, in the run up to the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games to be held in PyeongChang, South Korea.

100 days until the Paralympic Heritage Flame events.... In true Vale tradition Aylesbury’s Stoke Mandeville Stadium is set to play host to the Paralympic Heritage Flame Lighting Ceremony, in the run up to the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games to be held in...
 
   
S.Korea's PyeongChang Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games 2018: Opening New.....
 
 Al Ahram     2017-11-21 kl. 17:22     572 words
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Thirty years after the Seoul Olympic Games, the organization and events of which impressed the entire world, the 23rd Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games will be held in PyeongChang, Korea, in February 2018.

S.Korea's PyeongChang Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games 2018:... Opening New.....Thirty years after the Seoul Olympic Games, the organization and events of which impressed the entire world, the 23rd Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games will be held in...

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Olympic panic starting with Kim Jong Un looming over Games
 
 New York Post     2017-11-21 kl. 17:18     537 words
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Ticket buyers for the upcoming Winter Olympics in South Korea aren’t going for the gold just yet, as “there’s extremely light interest” with the Games just three months away, organizers and travel agents say.

9 until a week after the Paralympic Winter Games end on March 18. “Only the UN member states can guarantee the athletes the safe passage to the Olympic Games,” Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, told the 193-member

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Students cook up a storm with the help of top Nottingham chef
 
 Love Business East Midlands     2017-11-21 kl. 17:08     871 words
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Successful local chef, Craig Floate, who has cooked alongside the likes of Antonio Carluccio, Michael Caines, Gregg Wallace, John Torode, Adam

This led to his biggest role as team chef for the British Olympic and Paralympic sailing team supporting the team around Europe and worldwide on world cup events and for the London 2012 Olympic games.
 
   
Kimbro needs to learn two words prior to playing Alabama wheelchair basketball, ‘Roll Tide’
 
 Columbia Basin Herald     2017-11-21 kl. 16:14     585 words
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I was in Colorado a couple years back and was exposed to the wheelchair community a little bit through my sister Renee Lee’s Adaptive Recreation Opportunities programs at the City of Fort Collins.

It’s a Paralympic sport, but I’d never seen it up close and personal, so I jumped at the chance.
 
   
Projects and Construction - Overview
 
 Trowers & Hamlins     2017-11-21 kl. 16:12     1196 words
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Expertise in action ––––– August 2017 Projects and construction Overview ———— Pioneering ———— Bahrain ———— Construction ———— Public sector ————

Advising a national Paralympic Games. bank on refurbishments -
 
   
Costs and cold keep visitors from Games
 
 Korea Joongang Daily     2017-11-21 kl. 16:06     628 words
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The PyeongChang Winter Olympics are less than three months away, but many are reluctant to make the trip due to the cost of tickets, accommodations and the cold weather in Gangwon in February.

The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Pocog) has set a goal of selling 1.068 million tickets, but as of Monday, only 43.2 percent of that have been sold.... Even worse, only about four percent of Pocog’s goal of 220,000 Paralympic...
 
   
Clemson soccer residency program welcomes Paralympic athletes as its first students
 
 Clemson University     2017-11-21 kl. 16:01     1153 words
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[embedded content] CLEMSON, South Carolina — A new Clemson University soccer program geared toward student athletes with disabilities including cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and stroke has welcomed two U.S.

Clemson soccer residency program welcomes Paralympic athletes as its first students.... CLEMSON, South Carolina — A new Clemson University soccer program geared toward student athletes with disabilities including cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and stroke has welcomed two U.S.Soccer Paralympic...
 
   
FEI and University of Glasgow extend Global Endurance Injuries Study partnership until 2019
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-11-21 kl. 15:55     578 words
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A two-year extension to a partnership between the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) and the University of Glasgow has been announced as the parties look to develop their Global Endurance Injuries Study (GEIS).

The company, who have provided arenas for the Olympic and Paralympic Games, will help to boost the organisation’s education strategy by acting as the FEI campus partner.

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One of the Property Brothers was booted off 'Dancing With the Stars' — watch his failed performance
 
 Business Insider UK     2017-11-21 kl. 15:47     92 words
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Drew Scott. ABC Drew Scott, one of HGTV's Property Brothers, didn't make it to "Dancing With the Stars" finale. His performance with Emma Slater wasn't good enough.

His performance with Emma Slater wasn't good enough.Scott previously defeated Victoria Arlen  — a former paralympic swimmer who was paralyzed for 10 years —  to the fury of fans .

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Technology has changed our world, but hasn't done enough for people with disabilities
 
 KAKE TV     2017-11-21 kl. 15:34     801 words
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By Tatyana McFadden Editor's note: Tatyana McFadden is a seven-time gold-medal-winning Paralympian and an ambassador for the Mobility Unlimited

Tatyana McFadden is a seven-time gold-medal-winning Paralympian and an ambassador for the Mobility Unlimited. ...Challenge, a global challenge seeking new innovations to transform the world for people with lower-limb paralysis.

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Yang chairs Athletes' Commission of Beijing 2022
 
 Xinhua News Agency     2017-11-21 kl. 15:32     447 words
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Yang Yang receives interview after the first plenary session of the Athletes' Commission of the Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee in Beijing, capital of China, on Nov. 21, 2017.

Taking into consideration of the recommendation of Chinese Olympic Committee and Chinese Paralympic Committee, the Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee has decided to appoint Yang, who is also Chinese first Winter Olympic champion and member of

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Technology hasn't done enough for people with disabilities
 
 CNN     2017-11-21 kl. 15:31     718 words
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(CNN)When I was growing up in an orphanage in St. Petersburg with spina bifida, my only way to be mobile was to walk on my hands. I had no other option. As a child, I would try to keep up with the other kids solely using my hands for movement.

A year later, I was the youngest member of the American Paralympics team in Athens.

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Please do what you can to Give Some Joy This Christmas and donate to our foodbank appeal
 
 Daily Record     2017-11-21 kl. 15:05     510 words
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We have teamed up with Renfrewshire Foodbank to help those in need of support

Jack, who's in a wheelchair, is a former Paralympian and took part in wheelchair fencing in the Seoul, Barcelona, Atlanta and Sydney Paralympic Games, picking up a bronze medal in Barcelona in 1992.
 
   
Evaluation of Dietary Intakes and Supplement Use in Paralympic Athletes
 
 MDPI     2017-11-21 kl. 14:45     452 words
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Open Access Article Nutrients 2017 , 9 (11), 1266; doi:10.

Evaluation of Dietary Intakes and Supplement Use in Paralympic Athletes.... 21 November 2017 Dietary intakes and supplement use in Paralympic athletes remains largely unexplored, and specialized recommendations are lacking.... Male ( n = 18) and female ( n = 22) athletes were recruited from nine Paralympic...
 
   
Why the craze for clean eating could make you ill
 
 Scottish Express     2017-11-21 kl. 14:32     1080 words
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Top sports nutritionist RENEE McGREGOR looks at the most popular clean eating myths and explains why they can be bad for our health.

Renee McGregor BSc (Hons) PGDip(Diet) RD PgCert (Sportsnutr) SENr is one of the UK's top sports nutritionists, advising athletes from amateur to Olympic and Paralympic levels.
 
   
Tokyo 2020 partners with 2019 Rugby World Cup and 2021 World Masters Games
 
 SportsPro Media     2017-11-21 kl. 14:30     272 words
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Three organising committees will exchange knowledge ahead of their respective events in Japan.

Three organising committees will exchange knowledge ahead of their respective events in Japan.The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Mysurean shines at Intl. Para Athletics Championship
 
 Star of Mysore     2017-11-21 kl. 14:22     76 words
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D. Madhusoodhana, an employee of Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru, recently participated in International Para Athletics Championship- 2017 held at Kathmandu, Nepal, between Oct.28 and Oct.30.

2017 held at Kathmandu, Nepal, between Oct.28 and Oct.30.He has won several prizes in the Paralympics sports events:
 
   
Sports Nov 21
 
 92.3 JACK FM     2017-11-21 kl. 14:22     183 words
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The Smiths Falls Bears host the Brockville Braves tonight.  7:30 puck drop. — Arizona Coyotes knock off the Leafs 4-1. Flames beat the Capitals 4-1. Jets lose 5-3 in Nashville.  Kyle Turris with one of the goals for the Predators.

exploring a bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  City council has voted to spend up to two-million dollar more on work towards a possible bid.
 
   
Lizzie Cundy slips into thigh-skimming sequinned mini dress to join Strictly stars at Arlene Phillips' one woman show... as the former judge recalls 'traumatic sacking' from BBC series
 
 Mail Online     2017-11-21 kl. 14:17     1426 words
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Katie Storey For Mailonline 09:34 GMT, 21 November 2017

Their appearance comes after viewers saw Paralympian Jonnie Peacock become the latest celebrity to leave Strictly Come Dancing.... End of the road: Paralympian Jonnie Peacock became the eighth celebrity to leave Strictly Come Dancing Head-to-head:

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Part 60: Giving thanks
 
 News Gazette     2017-11-21 kl. 14:06     578 words
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This being the year the UI celebrates birthday No. 150, we caught up with graduates from across the globe who have gone on to big things. Every Tuesday throughout 2017, Editor JEFF D'ALESSIO will tell their tales. Today, in Part 60: Thanks to ... ...

These days, she's a Ted Talk-delivering, Paralympic medal-winning speaker who runs her own consulting shop after spending three years as a humanitarian aid worker.... Not only was the UI her springboard to Paralympic success — she won silver in 1992 and...
 
   
The noble art of fencing is a sport struggling for recognition
 
 Kensington Chelsea & Westminster Today     2017-11-21 kl. 14:03     576 words
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Fencing has a proud Olympic tradition in the UK dating back over one hundred years to when our men’s épée team won consecutive silver medals in the 1908 London and 1912 Stockholm games.

The 11 Olympic and Paralympic sports ‘thrown under the bus’ in funding cuts last year did have had a ‘positive’ meeting with UK Sport chair Katherine Grainger in August.... They would like to see a “tiered support structure” that would guarantee every Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Mobility Unlimited Challenge
 
 Independent Living.co.uk     2017-11-21 kl. 14:03     852 words
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A $4 million challenge to change lives to support tech developments for lower limb paralysis The most common causes of lower limb paralysis are stroke, spinal-cord injury and Multiple Sclerosis (MS).

  return to top   Tatyana McFadden, US Paralympian, is one of the ambassadors: “Challenges bring out the best in the human spirit and mind.... Like the Paralympics, this is about teams.... Global ambassadors include: • August de los Reyes, Head of Design at Pinterest; • Yinka Shonibare MBE, Turner Prize-nominated British/Nigerian artist; • Sandra Khumalo, South African Paralympic...

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Sci-fi video promoting Pyeongchang 2018 released
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-11-21 kl. 14:02     347 words
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A promotional video featuring a robot which is the only survivor of a human-robot war has been released to help promote next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.  The film, entitled The Last A.

A promotional video featuring a robot which is the only survivor of a human-robot war has been released to help promote next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.  The film, entitled The Last A.I (Join in Pyeongchang, Join in

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South Africans slam ‘awful’ Oscar Pistorius movie
 
 Citizen.co.za     2017-11-21 kl. 13:09     293 words
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The made-for-TV biopic aired on Lifetime locally, exactly one week after it made its US debut. The verdict from social media users is that the movie is “complete trash”.

The Paralympian says he believed she was a home intruder.
 
   
The Crystal Maze Christmas celebrity special confirmed
 
 Digital Spy     2017-11-21 kl. 13:06     222 words
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All for Stand Up to Cancer. The Crystal Maze is returning for a Christmas celebrity special, all for Stand Up to Cancer.

Paralympian and gold-medallist swimmer Ellie Simmonds has been announced as the team captain.

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Infosys Bangalore DC Concludes10thRajyotsava Sambhrama
 
 BusinessFortNight.com     2017-11-21 kl. 13:01     311 words
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Bengaluru – November, 2017 :Infosys Bangalore Development Center (DC) successfully concludedthe 10 th ‘Rajyotsava Sambhrama’between November 8 and 16, 2017.

Holla about her journey as a four-time paralympian.
 
   
TOI concludes its landmark sports summit - GSBS 2017
 
 Economic Times     2017-11-21 kl. 12:32     818 words
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18th November'17, Mumbai: The day three of the mega event, The Times of India Global Sports Business Summit (GSBS), was addressed by Dr. B Ashok, IAS, secretary department of Sports & Youth affairs, among other experts, bureaucrats and policy makers.

In a presentation on India's Paralympic Moment, Madhavi Latha, President-Wheelchair Basketball Federation of India, encouraged everyone to participate in sports.

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Best pairs to fight for Doubles Masters titles
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-21 kl. 12:20     346 words
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Rio 2016 medallists and reigning champions head field in Netherlands The top eight men's doubles pairings, the top six women's doubles pairings

Rio 2016 Paralympic Games gold medallists and reigning champions Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer of France head the entries, with their chief opposition expected to come from two-time Wimbledon and reigning US Open champions Alfie Hewett and

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Lotte Duty Free celebrates upcoming Pyeongchang Winter Olympics with retail promotions
 
 Moodie Davitt Report     2017-11-21 kl. 12:10     423 words
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SOUTH KOREA. Lotte Duty Free, the official sponsor of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games, is embarking on a multi-channel marketing initiative targeting tourists and Korean citizens.

Earlier this month, Lotte Duty Free signed the hugely popular seven-member male Korean band Bulletproof Boy Scouts (BTS) to promote the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.... The PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games AD Card is issued to Olympic Games officials, Paralympic...
 
   
'Ginger Spice' Debbie avoids the boot in dance-off drama
 
 Henley Standard     2017-11-21 kl. 12:02     1070 words
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DEBBIE McGEE said she had a “horrible feeling” when she ended up in the dreaded dance-off after her latest performance on Strictly Come Dancing.

This meant they had to perform again against Paralympian Johnnie Peacock and his dance partner Oti Mbuse, who performed a tango, to decide who should leave the competition.
 
   
2017 VRC Spring Carnival - Emirates Melbourne Cup Day
 
 Mediasearch     2017-11-21 kl. 11:50     949 words
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:: By: A crowd of 90,536 witnessed Rekindling deliver jockey Corey Brown a second Emirates Melbourne Cup and owner Lloyd Williams his sixth, as the prominent racing identity clinched the quinella in the $6.25 million race at Flemington.

and international model Lara Stone, as well as a number of well-known Australian celebrities and sports figures including Paralympic gold medallist Dylan Alcott, actor Roy Billing, and Sunrise personalities Natalie Barr and Mark Beretta.
 
   
Legendary Wanyoike back on track, aims at 2020 Olympics
 
 Kenyan.co.ke     2017-11-21 kl. 11:10     60 words
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Citizen Sports Sports / Citizen Sports 4 hours ago 1 Views comments After missing the 2016 Rio Olympics Games in Brazil, Paralympics marathon record holder Henry Wainyoike is poised to make a return to the track. In fa...

Citizen Sports Sports / Citizen Sports 4 hours ago 1 Views comments After missing the 2016 Rio Olympics Games in Brazil, Paralympics marathon record holder Henry Wainyoike is poised to make a return to the track.
 
   
Lima 2019 making good progress
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-21 kl. 11:04     916 words
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The Americas Paralympic Committee’s (APC) and International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Co-ordination Commission for the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games has praised the progress made in the Peruvian capital following a series of meetings and visits.

The Americas Paralympic Committee’s (APC) and International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Co-ordination Commission for the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games has praised the progress made in the Peruvian capital following a series of meetings and
 
   
Top 50 Moments of 2017: No. 41 - Six years in the making for Stinna
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-11-21 kl. 11:04     602 words
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Kaastrup finally returned to the top of the podium six years after the heartbreaking death of her horse © • Liz Gregg / FEI Denmark’s Stinna Tange

41 on the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Top 50 Moments of 2017. “Early in 2016 I had lost almost all of my confidence as a rider.... In 2011 Kaastrup was heading into the London 2012 Paralympics as a good bet for a medal.
 
   
Seven Paralympic Athletes Get Incentives For Feat At ASEAN Para Games
 
 Bernama     2017-11-21 kl. 11:03     192 words
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MELAKA, Nov 21 (Bernama) - National paralympic tenpin bowler, Mohd Azrin Rahim received the highest cash incentives of RM21,000 from the Melaka state

Seven Paralympic Athletes Get Incentives For Feat At ASEAN Para Games.... National paralympic tenpin bowler, Mohd Azrin Rahim received the highest cash incentives of RM21,000 from the Melaka state. ...government for winning two gold medals and a silver...

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Table Tennis England secures London event
 
 Sport Industry Group     2017-11-21 kl. 10:46     380 words
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Table tennis will return to London next year to host its first major event in the sport since the 1950s, after Winning the rights to host the Team World Cup.

February. The event will mark a welcome return for table tennis to the the Olympic Park for the first time since the London Olympic and Paralympic Games.... London is the sporting capital of the world and is building on the success of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic...

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Crowdfunding platform raises R50 million via contributions from 70 000 donors
 
 The South African     2017-11-21 kl. 10:29     615 words
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Cody with his owner, Karen Lambrechts Image Credits: SABC BackaBuddy, the donations based crowdfunding platform has raised R50 million for various charities and causes.

Also read:  Train robbery hero Darryn August sets his sights on the Paralympics after accident  During the disastrous Knysna Fires on the 7th of June 2017, BackaBuddy was inundated with campaigns.
 
   
ATOS : The City of Marseille tests Auxylium, Atos' advanced military communication solution
 
 4 Traders     2017-11-21 kl. 10:05     611 words
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- Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, and the City of Marseille launch an experiment to adapt Auxylium, the Atos communication solution used by the French Armed Forces in Sentinel Operation, to the needs of Marseille civil security.

The Group is the Worldwide Information Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.

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Darcey Bussell, Susan Calman and Jonnie Peacock to join Strictly live tour
 
 Group Leisure     2017-11-21 kl. 09:56     355 words
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Date Posted: 21/11/2017 Television judge Darcey Bussell, comedian Susan Calman and double Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock have all been confirmed to be participating in the Strictly Come Dancing Live UK tour in 2018 .

Date Posted: 21/11/2017 Television judge Darcey Bussell, comedian Susan Calman and double Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock have all been confirmed to be participating in the Strictly Come Dancing Live UK tour in 2018 .The live shows will mark the...
 
   
Kenya Embassy Signs Partnership Memorundum of Understanding with Meguro City under Host Town Program
 
 The Mt Kenya Times     2017-11-21 kl. 09:52     196 words
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The main purpose of the Initiative is to promote cultural, educational and sports exchange between local residents and visiting athletes and

The Government of Japan is running Host Town Initiative in preparation for 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games by supporting local governments to host and welcome athletes and staff from abroad.... It seeks to facilitate cultural exchange between Kenyan citizens and students from Meguro City Schools, athletic friendship between Kenyan Olympians and Paralympians...