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Jubileum för Idrottsgalan
 
 Västerbottens-Kuriren     2018-02-02 kl. 19:14     623 words
 
Lycksele. Ikväll är det jubileum i Lycksele. För tionde året ska Lyckseles idrott prisas i den årliga Idrottsgalan på Hotell Lappland.

Elin Svan, Lycksele Handikappidrott Hängiven bocciaspelare som älskar att spela matcher.... Erika Ivarsson, Lycksele Handikappidrott Att få träna boccia och träffa spelkamraterna, det är kul!
 
   
Nordkoreaner inbjudna till Paralympics
 
 Sydsvenskan     2018-02-02 kl. 11:05     120 words
 
Internationella paralympiska kommittén (IPC) har bjudit in Nordkorea att delta ...

Internationella paralympiska kommittén (IPC) har bjudit in Nordkorea att delta ...

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Premiär för handigolf-utbilding på Arboga GK
 
 Magazin24     2018-02-02 kl. 10:40     329 words
 
Klubbens pro Peter Thelin instruerade nyfikna deltagare. Det skrevs golfhistoria i Arboga på torsdagskvällen (1 februari).

Brons i paralympics 2012.
 
   
Utan hästens hovar stannar Sverige
 
 ATL Lantbrukets Affärstidning     2018-02-02 kl. 08:57     418 words
 
Regeringen gör inte tillräckligt för att stötta den viktiga hästnäringen. Sverige har i dag flest hästar per innevånare i Europa. Antalet hästar är fler än antalet mjölkkor.

Efter fotbollen är ridsporten Sveriges vanligaste ungdomssport, den näst största handikappidrotten och den största fritidssysselsättningen för flickor.... Värna ridningens viktiga roll som Sveriges näst största handikappidrott.
 
   
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Paralympic Dreams: Toyota’s Good Odds
 
 Malay Mail     2018-02-03 kl. 08:52     41 words
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[embedded content] Duration: 01:00, Published 3 Feb 2018 The odds of winning a Paralympic gold medal are almost 1 billion to 1. This film follows the journey of Lauren Woolstencroft, who beat the odds to win eight Paralympic gold medals.

Paralympic Dreams: Toyota’s Good Odds.... Duration: 01:00, Published 3 Feb 2018 The odds of winning a Paralympic gold medal are almost 1 billion to 1.... This film follows the journey of Lauren Woolstencroft, who beat the odds to win eight Paralympic gold...
 
   
Nat’l Badminton Tourney is back
 
 Borneo Bulletin     2018-02-03 kl. 08:34     445 words
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lers can claim bragging rights of who is the best in the country at the Brunei National Badminton Tournament 2018 taking place from March 9 – 18 at the Indoor stadium.

National Badminton Association and Japan Para Badminton Federation in collaboration with Paralympic Council of Brunei Darussalam is spilt into three categories.... He added, “The Japanese government hopes that Brunei will increase the number of participation in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic...
 
   
Sitting volleyball event in Del Mar a big hit: “The smiles were infectious.”
 
 Volleyball Magazine     2018-02-03 kl. 08:29     1468 words
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USA Paralympic national team member Patrick Young warms up/ , VBshots.

USA Paralympic national team member Patrick Young warms up/ , VBshots.com.... Leave them wanting more, as they say.” FIVB beach star Kelly Claes and USA national Paralympic players Dan Regan, Patrick Young, Travis Ricks, Whitney Dosty, and 2016 Paralympics...
 
   
Arjun Reddy Tamil remake: National Award-winning director Raju Murugan to pen dialogues
 
 Hindustan Times     2018-02-03 kl. 08:13     278 words
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Writer-turned-filmmaker Raju Murugan won over critics and audiences alike with his 2014 Tamil directorial debut film Cuckoo, a moving love story between two visually challenged individuals.

Murugan was also signed to pen the dialogues for Mariyappan, the biopic on Indian Paralympic high jumper Mariyappan Thangavelu, which never took off for reasons unknown.
 
   
Fort Collins native finds success after Olympic heartbreaks
 
 Island Packet     2018-02-03 kl. 08:10     1540 words
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02:01 AM Dos Equis got it wrong. With all due respect to Augustin Legrand, Jeremy Bloom is clearly the Most Interesting Man in the World. Hurried travelers actually stop to listen to his voice at Denver International Airport.

Ski and Snowboard Team boards and is a member of the Denver Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Exploratory Committee, which also includes NFL legend Peyton Manning.
 
   
Team USA "mom" provides maternal support, love to athletes
 
 Bellingham Herald     2018-02-03 kl. 08:09     724 words
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Sherry Von Riesen's job with the U.S. Olympic Committee means her life didn't change much after her kids left home. "I'm a mom of four kids, and I just came into another mom job.

Technically, she's the athlete services coordinator, but everyone knows her as the "mom" of hundreds of aspiring Olympians and Paralympians who come through the Colorado Springs training center.

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S. Korean, U.S. presidents talk over phone about Korean Peninsula, Winter Olympics
 
 Namibia Press Agency     2018-02-03 kl. 07:48     88 words
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Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. SEOUL, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S.

Moon and Trump held a telephone conversation for 30 minutes on Friday night, agreeing to closely cooperate for the successful hosting of the Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games set to kick off on Feb.
 
   
Canada makes national anthem gender neutral
 
 Dotemirates.com     2018-02-03 kl. 07:41     379 words
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News Desk, Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the crowd during a town hall meeting at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada, Feb 2, 2018.

I'm proud to be part of the group that made this happen.” “I had the privilege to be on the podium many times, and I never had the chance to sing 'in all of us command,” said Senator Chantal Petitclerc of Quebec, a former Paralympian and

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Toyota Super Bowl ads focus on mobility, Olympic partnerships
 
 Long Room.com     2018-02-03 kl. 07:40     144 words
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[embedded content] [embedded content] While many automakers are cutting back on Super Bowl ad spending this year, Toyota is bucking that trend with a trio of ads that represent its biggest ad buy ever.

showcasing Toyota's global Olympic and Paralympic sponsorships, as well as promoting a new brand message: mobility for all.... A 60-second ad, "Good Odds" (above), will air before kickoff, telling the true story of Canadian skier Lauren Woolstencroft, who's now a Paralympic...
 
   
World Sailing Presidential Newsletter: Jan 2018
 
 Yachts and Yachting Online     2018-02-03 kl. 07:34     982 words
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World Sailing Presidential Newsletter: January 2018 by Kim Andersen, World Sailing President 31 Jan 15:42 GMT Helena Lucas on day 4 of the Rio 2016

January 2018 by Kim Andersen, World Sailing President 31 Jan 15:42 GMT Helena Lucas on day 4 of the Rio 2016. ...Paralympic Sailing Competition © Richard Langdon / Ocean Images.... And, indeed, I am very happy to report that Sailing has successfully moved into the next stage of the application process for the 2024 Paralympic...
 
   
Aquatic athletes to benefit from Laventille Pool
 
 Trinidad and Tobago's Newsday     2018-02-03 kl. 07:01     458 words
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Sport Minister Darryl Smith speaks during the sod-turning ceremony for the Laventille Community Swimming Pool Facility at Soogrim Trace, Laventille yesterday.

We have Shanntol Ince – the paralympian who does quite well,” Smith said.
 
   
Community raises money
 
 Castanet.net     2018-02-03 kl. 06:28     162 words
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Photo: Contributed Silver Star Dreamweavers, a non-profit society formed to support the Silver Star Community, held a dazzling, delicious fundraising dinner “Do You Believe in Magic?

Silver Star’s own Paralympic Gold Medalist Josh Dueck inspired the crowd with his keynote speech.
 
   
VIDEO: Tallmadge Wheelchair Basketball team made debut in November
 
 My Town NEO     2018-02-03 kl. 06:21     730 words
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By April Helms Reporter TALLMADGE — Anyone visiting to the Tallmadge Recreation Center Jan. 25 could see the new Tallmadge Wheelchair Basketball team practicing their craft. Performing drills on the court. Practicing their shots and passes.

However, Johnson, a Tallmadge High School sophomore, said he had greater ambitions regarding the sport, including possibly becoming a professional wheelchair basketball player and even competing in the Paralympics.
 
   
As Olympics near, Trump seeks to ramp up pressure on North Korea
 
 Japan Times     2018-02-03 kl. 06:14     724 words
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WASHINGTON – With just a week before the Olympic Games begin on the Korean Peninsula, U.S.

We’ll find out. We’ll find out pretty soon, I suspect.” The North-South talks, the first in two years, came after Washington and Seoul agreed to push back a routine military drill until after the Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
2 Koreas to Jointly March in Paralympics Opening, Closing Ceremonies
 
 Korea Broadcasting System     2018-02-03 kl. 06:07     119 words
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South and North Korea will march together in the opening and closing ceremonies of the PyeongChang Paralympics for the first time in the Paralympic Games’ history.

2 Koreas to Jointly March in Paralympics Opening, Closing Ceremonies.... South and North Korea will march together in the opening and closing ceremonies of the PyeongChang Paralympics for the first time in the Paralympic Games’ history.The International Paralympic...
 
   
Iowa routs Gophers in wrestling
 
 Minneapolis Star Tribune     2018-02-03 kl. 05:56     160 words
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The Gophers wrestling team lost 34-7 to Iowa on Friday night in Iowa City. It was the fourth consecutive loss for Minnesota (7-8, 2-3 Big Ten).

Two to Paralympics Aaron Pike.... Pike now has made two Winter Games and two Summer Games Paralympics teams.... The team Paralympic Winter Games will be March 9-18 in South Korea.
 
   
Paris 2024 officials visit Budapest aquatics venue
 
 ZwemZa     2018-02-03 kl. 05:41     533 words
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Tags Paris 2024 officials visit Budapest aquatics venue by ZwemZa on February 3rd, 2018 The Danube Aquatics Arena was the main venue for the

Several members of the Organising Committee for the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games have visited the Duna Arena in Budapest....swimming, diving, synchronised swimming and water polo competitions of the Paris Olympic and Paralympic Games, since...
 
   
TEAM USA: Who is Elana Meyers Taylor? Source: WPXI
 
 WPXI     2018-02-03 kl. 05:41     379 words
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TEAM USA: Who is Elana Meyers Taylor? She's won bronze and silver, but now Elana Meyers Taylor is going for gold in Pyeongchang. But as she competes in bobsled, her team is a little different this year. You may remember Taylor from 2014.

professional softball prior to bobsledding...Interned for the IOC in Lusanne, Switzerland...Starting her fifth year as an Athlete Mentor for Classroom Champions, a non-profit organization partnering Olympic and Paralympic athletes with students and
 
   
Abe to ask Moon for South Korean help if Japanese must flee peninsula
 
 Japan Times     2018-02-03 kl. 05:13     435 words
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Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will ask South Korean President Moon Jae-in in their upcoming talks to provide support for evacuating Japanese in the event of a contingency on the Korean Peninsula, government sources have said.

Japan’s concern that escalating tensions could lead to a military clash between Washington and Pyongyang, possibly after South Korea’s Pyeongchang Olympics and Paralympics, the sources said Friday....the Paralympics...

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Calgary, Canmore mayors to head to PyeongChang as part of observer program for potential Olympics hosts
 
 CBC     2018-02-03 kl. 04:25     299 words
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Mayor Naheed Nenshi along with other officials from Calgary, Canmore and the federal and provincial governments are jetting off to PyeongChang this week as part of the Winter Olympics Observer Program.

Calgary's portion of the cost will come from the city council's approved budget for the exploration of a bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. .
 
   
Athletes to watch for 2018 Winter Olympics
 
 Korea.net     2018-02-03 kl. 04:23     542 words
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Korean skeleton athlete Yun Sung-bin (Korea.net DB) By Yoon Sojung In all Olympic Games, many star athletes are born and then are sometimes gone.

can vanish. At the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, there will be many star athletes who are participating.... Actively serving as an honorary ambassador for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, Vonn expressed...
 
   
Queen's Baton cruises down the NSW coast
 
 Medianet     2018-02-03 kl. 04:12     739 words
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Media Release QUEEN’S BATON CRUISES DOWN THE NSW COAST Please register at brand.gc2018.com for media resources including daily images, vision and articles of the Queen’s Baton Relay.

(QBR). Today, under rainbow skies along Newcastle’s Lee Wharf, the white gloves were off as the legendary Paralympian wheelchair racer got the chance to welcome it home. “It just feels like I’ve been a part of this journey for so long.
 
   
Moon, Trump Pledge Olympic Success in Phone Talks
 
 Korea Broadcasting System     2018-02-03 kl. 04:07     178 words
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President Moon Jae-in spoke on the phone with U.S. President Donald Trump late Friday and discussed the PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and Korean Peninsula affairs.

President Donald Trump late Friday and discussed the PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and Korean Peninsula affairs.Senior presidential press secretary Yoon Young-chan said Saturday that during the 30-minute conversation, the two

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The Car Commercials of Super Bowl LII
 
 Motor Trend     2018-02-03 kl. 03:24     548 words
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What you'll see during the big game Share this article in: Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email Free Price Quote From a Local Dealer View Special Offers Change Car GO 1.

Highlighting Toyota’s partnership with the Olympic and Paralympic Games, “Good Odds” tells the inspiring story of Canadian alpine skier Lauren Woolstencroft. “Mobility Anthem” emphasizes Toyota’s ambitions to become a mobility
 
   
Vanuatu para-athletes in Commonwealth Games training camp
 
 Daily Post - Vanuatu     2018-02-03 kl. 03:16     201 words
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With the Commonwealth Games in Australia only a few months away, Vanuatu’s Para-athletics Team has departed for a pre-Games training camp in Brisbane.

young and talented team augurs well for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games,” commented Margaret Macfarlane, President of the Vanuatu Paralympic Committee. “We identified the talent of these three young women in a Talent Identification Workshop in
 
   
Brenna Huckaby finds balance, new goals in Paralympic snowboarding
 
 USA TODAY     2018-02-03 kl. 03:11     1127 words
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After watching her daughter Brenna lose her right leg while fighting cancer, Kristie Huckaby recalls the emotions of seeing her learn to snowboard for the first time.

Brenna Huckaby finds balance, new goals in Paralympic snowboarding.... Now 22 and a member of the U.S. national team, Huckaby is poised to compete in her first Paralympics in Pyeongchang, were she’ll be a favorite to win gold in two events. “It became a...

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This Week at State: February 2, 2018
 
 US Department of State     2018-02-03 kl. 02:26     1838 words
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Did you miss key foreign policy developments this week? We’ve got you covered. Each week, DipNote recaps the latest U.S. Department of State highlights spanning a wide range of global issues, events, and initiatives in one blog post.

Preparations for a Safe and Secure 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Games.... In a January 31 b riefing on the preparations for a safe and secure 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public...
 
   
United States Paralympic curlers visit Portage
 
 Sauk Prairie Eagle     2018-02-03 kl. 02:14     821 words
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Becoming a member of the United States Paralympic Curling Team requires a lot of hard work and practice. For Kirk Black, it also meant he and his family had to leave their home in San Antonio, Texas to relocate to Wisconsin for six months out of the year.

United States Paralympic curlers visit Portage.... Becoming a member of the United States Paralympic Curling Team requires a lot of hard work and practice....people would choose to do, but for Black, it’s all been worth it, as he was recently named the skip of Team USA for the 2018 Paralympic...

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At Huntsman Cup, para-alpine skiers earn points as World Cup season draws to close
 
 Park Record     2018-02-03 kl. 01:15     761 words
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Para-alpine skiing athletes representing 12 countries converged on Park City on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for the 29th annual Huntsman Cup.

International Paralympic Committee for Alpine Skiing, served as one of the last chances for athletes to earn points toward qualifying for the Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, during what has been an unpredictable alpine season.
 
   
Former ASADA chief executive McDevitt to head WADA independent observer team at Pyeongchang 2018
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-02-03 kl. 00:32     738 words
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Former Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) chief executive Ben McDevitt will chair the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) independent observer team at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics.

The team are "intended to instill confidence in both athletes and the public as to the quality, effectiveness and reliability of the Olympic and Paralympic anti-doping programmes", according to WADA.... "They will provide real-time feedback as to possible improvements to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Paralympic...
 
   
North Korea warns against military drills after Olympics
 
 Solonews.net     2018-02-03 kl. 00:10     435 words
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U.S. President Donald Trump welcomed six North Korean defectors to the Oval Office on Friday, a high profile and potentially provocative show of support.

"We want as many countries as possible competing at the Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games and I think North Korea's participation will send out a very strong message of bringing peace through sport", said Parsons.
 
   
Toyota: Good Odds and Mobility Anthem by Saatchi & Saatchi and Dentsu
 
 The Drum     2018-02-03 kl. 00:08     95 words
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Toyota is using 90 seconds of airtime during the Super Bowl to promote its global partnerships with the Olympics and Paralympics. The two spots are part of Toyota’s global ‘Start Your Impossible’ campaign, which launched late last year.

Toyota is using 90 seconds of airtime during the Super Bowl to promote its global partnerships with the Olympics and Paralympics.... The two spots are part of Toyota’s global ‘Start Your Impossible’ campaign, which launched late last year.The first one tells the story of how alpine skier Lauren Woolstencroft beat the odds to become a Paralympic...
 
   
Travel Korea with special discounts
 
 Korea.net     2018-02-03 kl. 00:01     1122 words
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The Korea Tour Card offers tourists a variety of discounts on accommodations and entrance fees at tourist site. By Kim Tae Won and Son Gina The cheaper, the better.

By Kim Tae Won and Son Gina The cheaper, the better.A range of special discounts has been prepared for tourists during the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, specifically targeting people who come to Korea for the world's largest
 
   
5 awesome apps you need to try this week
 
 AndroidPIT     2018-02-03 kl. 00:00     603 words
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It's that time again. Here are the best new apps that we recommend to you this week after delving into the Play Store. From launchers to games, here are some useful and addictive apps to download.

The official app for PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic games, available in five languages including English, French, Korean, Chinese and Japanese.
 
   
Toyota releases two ads that will air on Super Bowl Sunday
 
 The Drum     2018-02-02 kl. 23:51     339 words
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Toyota is using 90 seconds of airtime during the Super Bowl to promote its global partnerships with the Olympics and Paralympics . The two spots are part of Toyota’s global ‘Start Your Impossible’ campaign, which launched late last year.

Toyota is using 90 seconds of airtime during the Super Bowl to promote its global partnerships with the Olympics and Paralympics .... The two spots are part of Toyota’s global ‘Start Your Impossible’ campaign, which launched late last year.The first spot , which is 60 seconds long, tells the story of how alpine skier Lauren Woolstencroft beat the odds to become a Paralympic...
 
   
Who Is Lauren Woolstencroft? Toyota’s Super Bowl Commercial Will Leave You In Tears
 
 Elite Daily     2018-02-02 kl. 23:37     638 words
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While the Olympics themselves are exciting, it'd be hard to argue that they're more inspiring than the Paralympics, where adaptive sports take center stage.

While the Olympics themselves are exciting, it'd be hard to argue that they're more inspiring than the Paralympics, where adaptive sports take center stage.These incredible athletes are doing the same sports as their Olympic peers, but with the
 
   
FCA's 5 spots add power to muted Super Bowl lineup
 
 Techtly.com     2018-02-02 kl. 23:19     1095 words
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Heading into the weekend, it appeared the Super Bowl would be running low on octane this year.

It’s running three Super Bowl commercials, two of which will center on the company’s sponsorship of the Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games.... Toyota will attempt to define itself as a mobility company in one ad, while chronicling the determination of Canadian Paralympic...
 
   
5 Winter Olympians & Paralympians Who Are Mothers Competing In PyeongChang 2018
 
 Bustle     2018-02-02 kl. 23:03     746 words
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Being an Olympian and a mother is a very rare combination; the entire U.S. team sent to Rio in 2016 had 554 athletes, but only 10 of them were mothers, according to the official Team USA site.

5 Winter Olympians & Paralympians Who Are Mothers Competing In PyeongChang 2018.... 8) and Paralympics (starting Mar.... 8) is even smaller, mostly because the teams sent are much smaller than the ones that compete in Summer Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
Good luck Team Canada!
 
 Travel Press     2018-02-02 kl. 22:59     93 words
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Feb. 1 marked a special day for Canadian athletes going for gold at the upcoming Olympic Winter Games as Air Canada’s AC61 and AC63 to Seoul welcomed more than 75 Team Canada members aboard.

to the Games. Athletes are leaving home from across the country and congregate in Toronto and Vancouver before making the flight to Seoul aboard a specially branded aircraft, adorning a Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Team decal to celebrate the...
 
   
The Beauty Routines of Olympic Athletes
 
 In Style     2018-02-02 kl. 22:46     1096 words
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There's a number of ways that Olympians prepare for the Games. They train rigorously, dominate trials, and eat a certain diet. A solid beauty routine probably seems like it wouldn't be a priority for athletes whose end goal is winning a medal.

Mark Kolbe/ Oskana Masters, Three-Time Paralympic Rower and Cross-Country Skier.
 
   
Super Bowl Ads Look To Play It Safe, Avoid Controversy
 
 Sports Business Daily     2018-02-02 kl. 22:38     1451 words
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Humor, nostalgia and humanitarianism will be "among the main themes, as many marketers look to play it safe and steer clear of controversy" in their ads for Super Bowl LII, according to Suzanne Vranica of the WALL STREET JOURNAL.

BIG PUSH: AD AGE's E.J. Schultz notes Toyota is "making its biggest Super Bowl ad buy ever with two spots that push its global Olympics and Paralympics sponsorships and a third ad that will continue its long-running 'Let's Go Places' campaign."
 
   
Empire State Building Run-Up Presented by Turkish Airlines Powered by the Challenged Athletes Foundation
 
 PR Newswire     2018-02-02 kl. 22:32     894 words
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NEW YORK, Feb.

"I'm thrilled to attempt the Empire State Building Run-Up this year for the first time," shared Rudy Garcia-Tolson, Paralympian and CAF Team Member.

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Super Bowl Alert: Auto Bowl Finally Takes Shape, Wix.com Gets Last-Minute Opportunity
 
 Advertising Age     2018-02-02 kl. 22:32     846 words
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Eminem an earlier Super Bowl classic for Chrysler. The auto game is starting to take shape. Fiat Chrysler said on Friday it made a large Super Bowl buy, with plans to air five spots in the game , E.J. Schultz reports.

Toyota also upped its ad buy to three spots from two as it looks to push its Olympics and Paralympics sponsorships, according to Shultz.... The automaker released two of its ads on Friday, one 60-second spot tear-jerker called "Good Odds," which portrays the journey of Canadian Paralympic...
 
   
Russia wants to send 33 athletes to Paralympics
 
 Concept News Central     2018-02-02 kl. 22:31     389 words
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MOSCOW, Russia — Russia said Thursday it wants 33 athletes to go to the Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang where they will compete under a neutral flag as the country remains suspended following revelations of state-sponsored doping.

Russia wants to send 33 athletes to Paralympics.... MOSCOW, Russia — Russia said Thursday it wants 33 athletes to go to the Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang where they will compete under a neutral flag as the country remains suspended following...
 
   
JUST DANCE LIVE Announces $20 Tickets
 
 Broadway World     2018-02-02 kl. 22:27     983 words
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Ubisoft announced today it will be offering exclusive $20 general admission tickets for the first performances of JUST DANCE LIVE in Miami (March 8), Chicago (March 15), Houston (March 22) and (March 29).

Kim was widely praised for his work as the Artistic Director of the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, one of Britain's most prolific events on the global stage.
 
   
Toyota to Unfurl Super Bowl Ad Blitz
 
 AIADA     2018-02-02 kl. 22:26     904 words
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International Nameplate Autos Drive Industry Gains in January International brands led the American auto industry in January, reports AIADA’s January edition of Market Watch .

Corp. is making its biggest Super Bowl ad buy ever with two spots that push its global Olympics and Paralympics sponsorships and a third ad that will continue its long-running "Let's Go Places" campaign, reports Automotive New s .
 
   
U.S. Natl Sled Team Sets Tone With Dominant Performance In Turin
 
 USA Hockey     2018-02-02 kl. 22:16     270 words
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“I think the tournament went great,” said Roybal. “We didn’t let in a goal and we only gave up 15 shots on net. The team really rolled great together and the lines really clicked." With a roster turnover that includes seven new faces compared to the U.

On one line, Roybal is joined by fellow Chicago-area natives Kevin McKee (Chicago, Ill.), a 2014 Paralympic gold medalist, and Josh Misiewicz (La Grange, Ill.), who’s set to make his Paralympic debut in March.... The other line includes Declan Farmer (Tampa, Fla.), whose performance in Sochi earned him the IPC’s Best Male Athlete award, centering Paralympic...
 
   
South Korea Prepares To Spend $13 Billion On Winter Olympics. Is It Worth It?
 
 KTEP 88.5 FM     2018-02-02 kl. 22:16     836 words
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The brand new Olympic stadium in Pyeongchang, South Korea, will be used just four times before it's decommissioned after the Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

Is It Worth It?The brand new Olympic stadium in Pyeongchang, South Korea, will be used just four times before it's decommissioned after the Winter Olympics and Paralympics.The venue will be used for opening and closing ceremonies for two Olympics

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London (Re)generation. Architectural Design
 
 PR Distribution     2018-02-02 kl. 21:55     259 words
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The new manufacturing and construction report has been published today. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of manufacturing and construction industries.

It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of manufacturing and construction industries.Plans to regenerate East London and transform the capital are integral to the vision of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Paralympian Lauren Woolstencroft Defies The Odds In Toyota’s Touching Super Bowl Ad
 
 Hollywood Life     2018-02-02 kl. 21:53     22 words
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Toyota’s Super Bowl Commercials Plan To Inspire The ‘Impossible’ – Hollywood LifeHollywood

Paralympian Lauren Woolstencroft Defies The Odds In Toyota’s Touching Super Bowl Ad.
 
   
Trump hopes 'something good' comes from Olympics despite North Korean warning
 
 Reuters Africa     2018-02-02 kl. 21:31     728 words
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SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has warned that if the United States goes ahead with delayed military exercises with South Korea after the Winter Olympics it will not “sit idle”, the North’s foreign minister said in a letter to the United Nations.

to sinister act of throwing a wet blanket over our efforts.” The United States and South Korea have agreed to push back a routine early-year joint military drill until after the South holds the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

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Super Bowl LII Commercials
 
 Auto123.com     2018-02-02 kl. 20:55     110 words
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Are you ready for Super Bowl LII which will pit the New England Patriots against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday?

Toyota, Paralympic athletes and mobility.
 
   
$60M Olympic stadium to be repurposed
 
 CBS Sports     2018-02-02 kl. 20:54     494 words
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South Korea plans to cut its losses after the Olympics and completely change its $60 million stadium A view of the construction on South Korea's new Olympic stadium. USATSI International events are amazing for the cities hosting them -- until they're over.

The Olympic stadium will have four uses -- the opening and closing ceremonies for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics -- before being completely renovated.... The stadium will be changed to a 5,000-10,000 seat capacity, along with an exhibition center and a history museum for the 2018 Games, according to the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic...
 
   
Know Before You Go
 
 Medium.com     2018-02-02 kl. 20:42     663 words
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: Information for U.S. Citizens Traveling to South Korea for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics The official emblem of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games is seen in South Korea, January 18, 2018.

Citizens Traveling to South Korea for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics The official emblem of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games is seen in South Korea, January 18, 2018.The 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games are just days away!
 
   
McCracken backs Facer for Div 8
 
 NewsMail     2018-02-02 kl. 20:35     168 words
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MY MAN: Rheed McCracken has endorsed David Facer. Mike Knott BUN010118RHEED7 BUNDABERG Paralympian Rheed McCracken has endorsed Division 8 candidate David Facer as the best person to represent the area he grew up in.

Mike Knott BUN010118RHEED7 BUNDABERG Paralympian...
 
   
Jamie Sinclair: Putting Band-Aids On My Heart And Saving The Date For Opening Ceremony
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-02 kl. 20:07     675 words
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By | Feb. 02, 2018, 12:20 p.m. (ET) Jamie Sinclair is a curler who, along with teammates Alex Carlson, Vicky Persinger and Monica Walker, won the 2017 U.S. championships and was part of the winning 2017 Continental Cup team.

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The massive danger of 'bloody nose' attack on North Korea
 
 New Zealand Herald     2018-02-02 kl. 20:02     1448 words
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US plans for a "bloody nose" attack on North Korea could have unintended consequences that lead to "all-out war", a Korea expert has warned.

North Korea is expected to halt any nuclear or intercontinental ballistic missile tests for the duration of the Olympics and Paralympics, and the US and South Korea have also paused their joint military exercises on the peninsula.

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Toyota Super Bowl ads focus on mobility, Olympic partnerships - Roadshow
 
 CNET News     2018-02-02 kl. 19:58     340 words
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[embedded content] While many automakers are cutting back on Super Bowl ad spending this year, Toyota is bucking that trend with a trio of ads that represent its biggest ad buy ever .

showcasing Toyota's global Olympic and Paralympic sponsorships, as well as promoting a new brand message: mobility for all.... A 60-second ad, "Good Odds" (above), will air before kickoff, telling the true story of Canadian skier Lauren Woolstencroft, who's now a Paralympic...

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Scary risk of ‘bloody nose’ attack
 
 Central Telegraph     2018-02-02 kl. 19:55     1472 words
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US PLANS for a "bloody nose" attack on North Korea could have unintended consequences that lead to "all-out war", a Korea expert has warned.

North Korea is expected to halt any nuclear or intercontinental ballistic missile tests for the duration of the Olympics and Paralympics, and the US and South Korea have also paused their joint military exercises on the peninsula.

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Exclusive: Coventry favourite to replace Ruggiero as IOC Athletes' Commission chair
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-02-02 kl. 19:48     552 words
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Zimbabwean swimmer Kirsty Coventry is in pole position to replace United States ice hockey player Angela Ruggiero as chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission, insidethegames understands.

But the former slalom canoeist announced in December that he will not run for either the chair or vice-chair positions as he focuses on his role as President of the Paris Organising Committee for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Jesus Castillo named Americas ‘Athlete of 2017’
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-02-02 kl. 19:47     541 words
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Mexico’s world champion receives 58 per cent of public vote to finish ahead of Canada’s Mac Marcoux Mexican powerlifter Jesus Castillo has been chosen as Americas ‘Athlete of the Year for 2017’ after receiving 58 per cent of the public vote.

Castillo was in third position after two rounds, but his home crowd gave him the strength to produce an epic comeback. “Winning this award means a lot not just for me, but for the Paralympic Movement in Mexico,” he said. “Already being among
 
   
SPIRE Academy Ke Sath Training Ko Next Level Par Le Jaye
 
 SwimSwam     2018-02-02 kl. 19:34     896 words
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By on SwimSwam SPIRE Academy  Ek Training Facility Hai, Myrtha Pool, Technology, Training Techniques Aur Top Level Ki Coaching Provide Karne Ke Liye Ye Jani Jati Hai.

SPIRE Institute, United States Olympic, Paralympic Aur FINA Training Center  Ke Pass Me Located Hai.
 
   
Show your #WinningFace to Support our Athletes at the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang
 
 WSFA     2018-02-02 kl. 19:34     410 words
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SOURCE Canadian Heritage Show your own #WinningFace to encourage Team Canada-because Canadians, through Government of Canada GATINEAU Canadians

Show your #WinningFace to Support our Athletes at the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang.... Throughout the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, we invite all Canadians to show their support for Team Canada by:

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The Olympics Start In 6 Days, So Meet The 6 17-Year Olds On Team USA
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-02 kl. 19:19     630 words
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By | Feb. 02, 2018, 10:37 a.m. (ET) At 17 years old, these six athletes aren’t even legal adults yet, but Team USA is ready to put them up against the best of the best at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, and rightfully so.

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My Focus: How Self Care, Positive Energy Are Driving Jamie Anderson Toward Another Snowboarding Gold Medal
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-02 kl. 19:19     756 words
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By | Feb. 02, 2018, 12:59 p.m. (ET) Getting to the top, and then staying there, takes more than hard work.

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Show your #WinningFace to Support our Athletes at the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang
 
 Government of Canada     2018-02-02 kl. 19:07     235 words
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N.Korea warns against U.S.-South Korea military drills after Olympics
 
 Reuters UK     2018-02-02 kl. 19:07     728 words
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SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has warned that if the United States goes ahead with delayed military exercises with South Korea after the Winter Olympics it will not “sit idle”, the North’s foreign minister said in a letter to the United Nations.

to sinister act of throwing a wet blanket over our efforts.” The United States and South Korea have agreed to push back a routine early-year joint military drill until after the South holds the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

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How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Online
 
 Vogue.com     2018-02-02 kl. 19:05     268 words
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The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang will kick off on Friday, February 9th in South Korea.

ice hockey team. We'll be on the lookout for Team USA's heated parkas , designed by Ralph Lauren for the Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
 
   
Show your #WinningFace to Support our Athletes at the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang
 
 Benzinga.com     2018-02-02 kl. 18:54     658 words
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Belief the key for Serna and Perez ahead of world title defence
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-02-02 kl. 18:40     412 words
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Colombian tandem hopeful ahead of with six months until Road Worlds Nelson Serna and guide Marlon Perez are training hard with exactly six months

We think we will have our chances of winning a Paralympic medal.... After that, they will focus on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games . “We think we will have our chances of winning a Paralympic medal.... What makes me happier is that Paralympic sports are...
 
   
N Korea invited to participate in Pyeongchang Paralympics
 
 Caribbean News.Net     2018-02-02 kl. 18:18     5 words
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N Korea invited to participate in Pyeongchang Paralympics.
 
   
SPIRE Swimming Academy Takes Training To The Next Level
 
 SwimSwam     2018-02-02 kl. 18:08     975 words
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Atos appointed digital media provider to Glasgow 2018 European Championships
 
 Future Scot     2018-02-02 kl. 18:06     456 words
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Atos has been appointed as digital media and central results services provider to the Glasgow 2018 European Championships, the new multi-sport event launching in August.

and the Olympic and Paralympic Games for over 20 years. “We warmly welcome the opportunity to be part of this new global sporting event and the digital transformation challenge of bringing the championships to a multi-platform, digital-first
 
   
US, South Korea to resume military exercises after Winter Olympics
 
 Capital Times     2018-02-02 kl. 17:55     443 words
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Joint military exercises involving tens of thousands of troops from the United States and South Korea are set to resume after the 2018 Winter Olympics, a South Korean defense official said Friday.

The 2018 Winter Olympics close at the end of February while the Winter Paralympics wrap up with a closing ceremony on March 18.

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N Korea invited to participate in Pyeongchang Paralympics
 
 Ani News     2018-02-02 kl. 17:50     287 words
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Seoul [ South Korea ], Feb 2 (ANI): The International Paralympic Committee ( IPC ) on Friday invited North Korea to participate in the next month's Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics.

N Korea invited to participate in Pyeongchang Paralympics.... The International Paralympic Committee ( IPC ) on Friday invited North Korea to participate in the next month's Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics.According to the Yonhap news agency, it has...

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Athletics 2018 Ones to Watch: Sprinters
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-02-02 kl. 17:50     1071 words
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World champions from London 2017 head list of standout athletes for this year Nine female and nine male sprinters have been named on the

Sprinters. World champions from London 2017 head list of standout athletes for this year Nine female and nine male sprinters have been named on the. ...International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Ones to Watch list for the upcoming Para athletics...
 
   
Who should be January’s Allianz Athlete of the Month?
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-02-02 kl. 17:50     301 words
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Athletes from Australian Open and World Cups in alpine Nordic skiing make the shortlist The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has revealed

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PyeongChang 2018 Sport Week: 5 Para ice hockey storylines
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-02-02 kl. 17:50     450 words
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Rivalries, Lena Schroeder and more headlines you do not want to miss Para ice hockey competitions at PyeongChang 2018 will be held from 10-18 March at the Gangneung Hockey Centre.

Rivalries, Lena Schroeder and more headlines you do not want to miss Para ice hockey competitions at PyeongChang 2018 will be held from 10-18 March at the Gangneung Hockey Centre.Here are the top five storylines to follow during the Paralympic
 
   
Canadian Tire Reminds Canadians that We All Play for Canada
 
 NewKerala.com     2018-02-02 kl. 17:47     425 words
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TORONTO, Feb. 2: With the Games on the horizon, Premier National Olympic and Paralympic Partner Canadian Tire is looking to tap into Canada's celebrated team spirit.

TORONTO, Feb. 2: With the Games on the horizon, Premier National Olympic and Paralympic Partner Canadian Tire is looking to tap into Canada's celebrated team spirit.Working with athletes like Connor McDavid and Jonathan Toews, the retailer aims to...
 
   
2018 U.S. Paralympic Nordic Skiing Team Announced, Featuring 4x World Champ Oksana Masters
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-02 kl. 17:45     717 words
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By | Feb. 02, 2018, 10:48 a.m. (ET) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – U.S. Paralympics, a division of the United States Olympic Committee, announced today the 13 athletes and two guides named to the 2018 U.S. Paralympic Nordic Skiing Team.

2018 U.S. Paralympic Nordic Skiing Team Announced, Featuring 4x World Champ Oksana Masters.... Paralympics, a division of the United States Olympic Committee, announced today the 13 athletes and two guides named to the 2018 U.S.
 
   
Red, White & Trending: Jan. 27-Feb. 1
 
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Olympic doping ban overturned for 28 Russian athletes
 
 QC Times     2018-02-02 kl. 17:40     842 words
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Doping bans on 28 Russian athletes were overturned on Thursday, throwing the International Olympic Committee's policy on Russian doping into chaos just over a week before the start of the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

Russia's suspended Paralympic Committee, which has also been banned from the Paralympic Winter Games that follow the Olympics in Pyeongchang, is also due to hold a news conference in Moscow Thursday.

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5 Best Places to Play Like a Winter Olympian
 
 Budget Travel     2018-02-02 kl. 17:38     1916 words
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Whether you’re looking to pick up a new hobby or hone your existing skills, these North American destinations offer Olympic-worthy thrills right here on home soil.

Those who prefer to spectate should make for downtown Colorado Springs, where they can sip hot chocolate, collect autographs from Olympic and Paralympic athletes, and watch the opening-ceremonies broadcast on a 17-foot LCD screen.
 
   
Canadian Athlete Stars in Top Super Bowl Ad
 
 Canada NewsWire     2018-02-02 kl. 17:36     782 words
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Story of Canadian Paralympian Lauren Woolstencroft takes the spotlight in primetime spot 60-second "Good Odds" ad aims to inspire people to "start their own impossible" TORONTO, Feb.

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National Para-Sailor Yap Qian Yin on Riding Against The Wave
 
 HNWorth.com     2018-02-02 kl. 17:34     995 words
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You would not miss her when you see her, carrying her trademark infectious grin is Yap Qian Yin, Singapore’s homegrown sailing champion.

On sailing. I was introduced to sailing as a para-sport (Paralympic sport).
 
   
Speakers Corner “In Conversation With…Charles Hazlewood” - The importance of trust and authenticity in music and business
 
 ITCM     2018-02-02 kl. 17:26     231 words
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Charles Hazlewood, internationally renowned conductor and motivational speaker, recently joined Speakers Corner for the fourth instalment of their

the intricacies of conducting, the Paralympic orchestra and all things public speaking was definitely a particular highlight.”.
 
   
Toyota Is Making Its Biggest Super Bowl Push to Date With 3 Touching In-Game Ads
 
 Adweek Online     2018-02-02 kl. 17:14     409 words
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Two of the spots debuted today ’s Super Bowl appearance will be its biggest to date with three in-game ads created by the brand’s agencies of record, Saatchi & Saatchi and Dentsu. Two of the three spots debuted today.

The touching ad, directed by Aoife McArdle, features Lauren Woolstencroft, an eight-time gold medalist Paralympic alpine skier.... The 60-second ad follows Woolstencroft’s trying journey to become the celebrated, Olympic athlete she is today. “If I could describe my journey in the Paralympic...
 
   
Final stage of World Para Nordic Skiing World Cup set to take place in Vuokatti
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-02-02 kl. 17:12     629 words
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Vuokatti is ready to host the final stage of the World Para Nordic Skiing World Cup season with action in the Finnish village due to begin tomorrow.

It comes with less than 50 days to go until the start of the 2018 Winter Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.... Russia's Stanislav Chokhlaev and Mikhalina Lysova, competing as neutrals due to the suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee following...
 
   
Introducing the all new 'Womens Sailing Hub' at the RYA Dinghy Show
 
 Royal Yachting Association     2018-02-02 kl. 17:05     495 words
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Women’s sailing is thriving in the UK and for the first time ever at the RYA Dinghy Show , we introduce the ‘Women’s Sailing Hub’.

You can also pitch your questions to Paralympic gold medalist Helena Lucas (11am Saturday and 4pm Sunday).
 
   
Chen, Britcher and luge team relay foursome earn USOC Best of January honours
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-02-02 kl. 16:52     417 words
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Figure skater Nathan Chen, luger Summer Britcher and the United States’ luge team relay foursome have been named as the recipients of the Best of January honours by the United States Olympic Committee.

The monthly awards are due to resume in April, following the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
Colorado Springs-based USOC failed to act on Nassar allegations for full year, according to report
 
 Colorado Springs Gazette     2018-02-02 kl. 16:41     749 words
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Caption + U,S, Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun speaks about the Team USA WinterFest for the upcoming 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games at Yongsan Garrison, a U.S. military base in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017.

South Korea's Pyeongchang is the host city of the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games which will be held in February 2018.

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For The First Time, Toyota Will Run Three Super Bowl Ads Spots Utilize The Olympic and Paralympic Games Themes of Unity, Courage and Inspiration
 
 EnvironmentGuru.com     2018-02-02 kl. 16:24     49 words
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PLANO, Texas, Feb. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota is returning to the 2018 Super Bowl like never before using sports to unite and inspire during three ads in the most-watched television event of the year.

For The First Time, Toyota Will Run Three Super Bowl Ads Spots Utilize The Olympic and Paralympic Games Themes of Unity, Courage and Inspiration.
 
   
For The First Time, Toyota Will Run Three Super Bowl Ads; Spots Utilize The Olympic and Paralympic Games Themes of Unity, Courage and Inspiration
 
 kptv.com     2018-02-02 kl. 16:14     623 words
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SOURCE Toyota Motor North America Sports Fans Unite in "One Team," Paralympian Lauren Woolstencroft Overcomes the Impossible in "Good Odds" and

For The First Time, Toyota Will Run Three Super Bowl Ads; Spots Utilize The Olympic and Paralympic Games Themes of Unity, Courage and Inspiration.... SOURCE Toyota Motor North America Sports Fans Unite in "One Team," Paralympian Lauren Woolstencroft...

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Toyota's Super Bowl ad has uplifting message about Paralympics
 
 Today.com     2018-02-02 kl. 16:11     248 words
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Toyota’s Super Bowl ad has uplifting message about Paralympics TODAY shares a first look at a Toyota ad that will premiere on Super Bowl Sunday. It’s their first commercial that doesn’t feature a car or truck.

Toyota's Super Bowl ad has uplifting message about Paralympics.... Toyota’s Super Bowl ad has uplifting message about Paralympics TODAY shares a first look at a Toyota ad that will premiere on Super Bowl Sunday.

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Is Olympic snowboarder Red Gerard America’s next Shaun White?
 
 Interview Magazine     2018-02-02 kl. 16:09     654 words
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COLLAGE BY  MAXWELL N. BURNSTEIN . In the lead up to the  Winter Olympics  in PyeongChang on February 8, 2018, we will be introducing 10 young athletes who will be stealing America’s hearts and standing on the podium.

THE PARALYMPICS START ON MARCH 9.Maxwell N.
 
   
South Korea Consul General Promises Best Ever 2018 Winter Olympics
 
 P.M.Express     2018-02-02 kl. 16:08     470 words
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Consul General, South Korea Embassy in Nigeria, Younghoan Lee With few days to the commencement of the 2018 Winter Olympics, otherwise known as

Consul General Lee explaining the symbolic meanings of the Winter Olympics and Paralympics Mascots.
 
   
Canadian Athlete Stars in Top Super Bowl Ad
 
 KWES NewsWest 9     2018-02-02 kl. 15:49     450 words
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SOURCE Toyota Canada Inc. Story of Canadian Paralympian Lauren Woolstencroft takes the spotlight in primetime spot60-second "Good Odds" ad aims to

Story of Canadian Paralympian Lauren Woolstencroft takes the spotlight in primetime spot60-second "Good Odds" ad aims to. ...inspire people to "start their own impossible" TORONTO.... Titled "Good Odds," the spot instead highlights the real-life story of Woolstencroft, a young woman who overcame incredible odds to become a legendary Paralympian, winning eight gold medals, a silver medal and a bronze medal over three Paralympic...

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Motionhouse: Charge at the Peacock
 
 Culture Whisper     2018-02-02 kl. 15:47     295 words
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Expect an exciting fusion of art and science when Motionhouse presents the London premiere of electrifying dance-circus show, Charge Founded in 1988

Finnan, who is also known for his choreography and movement direction of the London 2012 Paralympic Games’ Opening Ceremony, worked with Professor Frances Ashcroft to scrutinise the science that inspired his vision.
 
   
Toyota's Super Bowl ad has uplifting message about Paralympics
 
 NBCNews.com     2018-02-02 kl. 15:47     29 words
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TODAY shares a first look at a Toyota ad that will premiere on Super Bowl Sunday. It's their first commercial that doesn't feature a car or truck.

Toyota's Super Bowl ad has uplifting message about Paralympics.
 
   
Totowa Resident Sets Sights To Become A Paralympian In 2022
 
 TAPinto.net     2018-02-02 kl. 15:42     1106 words
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TOTOWA, NJ – One borough resident will stop at nothing to achieve her goals, despite an injury, and is setting out as a medal hopeful for the 2022 Paralympic Games, to be held in Beijing, China.

Totowa Resident Sets Sights To Become A Paralympian In 2022.... TOTOWA, NJ – One borough resident will stop at nothing to achieve her goals, despite an injury, and is setting out as a medal hopeful for the 2022 Paralympic Games, to be held in Beijing,...