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Handikappidrott, Sverige  
"Att hon var här kan inte vara irrelevant"
 
 Göteborgs-Posten     2018-02-09 kl. 15:03     604 words
 
Jag gjorde som Kim Jong-Uns lillasyster och gick på en svinaktigt kall men på det hela smakfullt komponerad OS-invigning. Och ni må säga att jag är en drömmare. Men jag är inte den ende.

Vid invigningarna och avslutningarn för OS och Paralympics.
 
   
Festligt, absurt - och alldeles galet
 
 Expressen     2018-02-09 kl. 14:22     466 words
 
PYEONGCHANG. Festligt, storslaget och helt absurt. OS-invigningen var som vanlig...

PYEONGCHANG. Festligt, storslaget och helt absurt. OS-invigningen var som vanlig...
 
   
Nu intar tennisen stora Malmö Open
 
 Skånska Dagbladet     2018-02-09 kl. 14:00     377 words
 
PARASPORT Över 2 000 atleter gör under veckoslutet upp i den 42:a upplagan av Malmö Open, världens största parasporttävling efter Paralympics. Största nyheten är tennisturneringen.

PARASPORT Över 2 000 atleter gör under veckoslutet upp i den 42:a upplagan av Malmö Open, världens största parasporttävling efter Paralympics.
 
   
Så sänder SVT Paralympics 2018
 
 SVT Nyheter     2018-02-09 kl. 13:51     863 words
 
Sverige tog fyra medaljer i Paralympics 2014. Nu börjar jakten på nya blågula framgångar - tävlingarna ser du i SVT. Sverige presenterar den slutgiltiga truppen 15 februari.

Så sänder SVT Paralympics 2018.... Sverige tog fyra medaljer i Paralympics 2014.
 
   
Det var tidernas OS-blåsning
 
 Östgöta Correspondenten     2018-02-09 kl. 13:40     803 words
 
Idrott är inte politik. OS är politik. Kim Jong-Un, Nordkoreas diktator, måste skratta sig till sömns i kväll efter invigningen i Pyeongchang.

Är det något experterna är överens om så är det att Nordkoreas kärnvapentester kommer att fortsätta efter OS och Paralympics, precis som de gjorde efter OS i Turin 2006, då de båda länderna också marscherade in jämsides på

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Världen samlas under Malmö Open
 
 Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet     2018-02-09 kl. 12:53     307 words
 
Malmö Open är återigen igång. Den 42:a upplagan anordnas under helgen och aldrig någonsin har det varit fler länder representerade.

Paralympics i Pyeongchang startar tidigt i Mars månad och för många landslagsspelare är Malmö Open sista tävlingen inför vad som komma skall.
 
   
Sju kandidater utmanar Putin om presidentposten
 
 Sveriges Radio     2018-02-09 kl. 12:35     584 words
 
Sju män och en kvinna har registrerats av ryska valkommissionen som kandidater till presidentposten. 18 mars hålls det så kallade presidentvalet. Inte ens de sju utmanarna tror sig kunna vinna över Vladimir Putin.

Ryssland stängs av från Paralympics måndag 29 januari kl 10.55.
 
   
Tövädret ersätts snart av iskyla
 
 Aftonbladet     2018-02-09 kl. 10:44     713 words
 
NYHETER Om vinter-OS i Sydkorea kan bidra till att krisen kring Nordkoreas kärnvapen får en fredlig lösning är det givetvis välkommet. Men låter något för bra för att vara sant så är det förmodligen det.

Trots att alla hoppas på det bästa verkar de flesta experter vara eniga om att tövädret efter OS och paralympics snart kommer att ersättas av nya bråk.
 
   
GT följer de olympiska vinterspåren
 
 Affärslivgotland     2018-02-09 kl. 09:30     973 words
 
Det finns tydliga spår av de olympiska vinterspelen på ön. Vad sägs om hockeysvett i original och baracker från en olympisk by.

Den tidigare överläkaren på Visby lasarett fungerade vid totalt elva Paralympics som medicinskt ansvarig för den svenska truppen, vid såväl sommar- som vinterspel. -

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Gov't OKs bill to boost public transport accessibility for disabled
 
 Japan Today     2018-02-10 kl. 08:20     243 words
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The Japanese government has approved a bill to encourage public transport operators to make their services accessible for people with disabilities ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

The Japanese government has approved a bill to encourage public transport operators to make their services accessible for people with disabilities ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics...
 
   
The Countdown Is On: What We Know About the 2018 Winter Olympics So Far
 
 ME.Popsugar.com     2018-02-10 kl. 08:00     311 words
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If there's one event that brings people together, it's the Olympics! And we are eagerly looking forward to the 2018 Winter Olympics. That's not to say we're not still totally obsessed with our Summer Olympics superstars (hey, Simone Biles !

Oksana Masters, a three-time Olympic medalist from the Sochi and London Games, has an inspiring story that brought her to compete in the Paralympic Games for road cycling, rowing, cross country skiing, or biathlon.
 
   
Red Gerard Is Sole U.S. Man To Qualify For Slopestyle Snowboarding Final
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-10 kl. 07:58     432 words
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By | Feb. 10, 2018, 1:14 a.m. (ET) Red Gerard competes in men's slopestyle snowboarding qualification at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on Feb. 10, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

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U.S. Biathlon Team Full Of Olympic Blood As 3 Of The Women Have 7 Olympic Family Ties Between Them
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-10 kl. 07:58     816 words
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By | Feb. 10, 2018, 1:27 a.m. (ET) Susan Dunklee poses for a portrait on April 26, 2017 in West Hollywood, Calif.

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From Ghana To Korea: History-Making Speedskater Maama Biney Soaking In Her First Olympic Experience
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-10 kl. 07:08     826 words
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By | Feb. 10, 2018, 12:12 a.m. (ET) Maame Biney competes in the women's 500-meter at the 2018 U.S.Olympic Team Trials for Short Track Speedskating on Dec. 16, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah.   PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -- At the U.S.

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Cyber attack targeted PyeongChang opening ceremony, organizing committee says
 
 EFE     2018-02-10 kl. 06:32     57 words
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The opening ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games was the target of a cyber attack by unidentified hackers, the PyeongChang Organizing Committee said Saturday.

that disrupted the Main Press Center, the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Games (POCOG).

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U.S. Women’s Cross-Country Ski Team A Medal Favorite In PyeongChang, Thanks To Fun And Teamwork
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-10 kl. 06:18     979 words
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By | Feb. 09, 2018, 11:21 p.m. (ET) Jessie Diggins, Sadie Bjornsen and Kikkan Randall pose for a portrait at the Team USA Media Summit ahead of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on Sept. 27, 2017 in Park City, Utah.

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Mikaela Shiffrin Is Rested And Ready To Ski Her Best In PyeongChang
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-10 kl. 06:18     1097 words
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By | Feb. 09, 2018, 11:30 p.m. (ET) Mikaela Shiffrin speaks at her press conference at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 at the Main Press Center on Feb. 10, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

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Team USA's Olympic jackets came with heating technology
 
 CBS News     2018-02-10 kl. 06:17     454 words
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The coolest thing about Ralph Lauren's heated jacket technology is, well… it doesn't feel like tech. It doesn't beep or light up. There's no buzzing or distracting alerts. It doesn't even feel like you're wearing a gadget.

The company dresses over 700 Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes, coaches and staff, each one given a limited-edition heated parka for the opening ceremony and a heated bomber jacket for the closing ceremony.

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Preparing to Edit the PyeongChang Winter Games, Pt 2
 
 Creative Cow     2018-02-10 kl. 06:12     1487 words
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Growing up, I was always glued to the Summer or Winter Olympics. And as a young and ambitious video nerd, I wondered what went into the incredible number of visual stories being told.

Mike with the Winter Olympics mascot Soohorang (???) and Winter Paralympics mascot Bandabi (???).
 
   
Olympics Opening Ceremony: Katie Couric & Mike Tirico Prove Gold For NBC
 
 Deadline.com     2018-02-10 kl. 05:49     1751 words
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REX/Shutterstocck SPOILER ALERT: This article contains details of tonight’s Olympics Opening Ceremony from PyeongChang on NBC .

In all honesty, that’s the nature of such events and despite all the hard work that PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games organizing chief Lee Hee-beom put in to pull this event off, if that’s a speech you really want to see, it
 
   
Best Of The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Opening Ceremony
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-10 kl. 05:28     109 words
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Feb. 09, 2018, 10:48 p.m. (ET) The Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 officially began with a bang at the Opening Ceremony. Four-time Olympic luge athlete Erin Hamlin led Team USA into the celebration of unity and peace.

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HS Media Group Facilitates Rehabilitation of Powerlifting Gymnasium
 
 Nigeria Today.ng     2018-02-10 kl. 05:22     1412 words
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By Bennett Oghifo The Powerlifting Gymnasium, used by physically challenged athletes at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, has been refurbished

Nigeria’s victorious Paralympians had a hand in the choice of equipment, said Ige. “We took advice from the athletes, because they use the equipment and they know what it is.
 
   
Let Olympic Flame ‘shine as a beacon t...
 
 India Blooms     2018-02-10 kl. 05:10     306 words
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TNew York, Feb 8 (JEN): his week the world will gather in PyeongChang, Republic of Korea, for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, unified in what

Let Olympic Flame ‘shine as a beacon t...TNew York, Feb 8 (JEN): his week the world will gather in PyeongChang, Republic of Korea, for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, unified in what. ...United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres
 
   
Olympics: Warm beverages and smiles welcome all to LDS Helping Hands Center
 
 Deseret Morning News     2018-02-10 kl. 04:54     605 words
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GANGNEUNG, South Korea — The Mormon Helping Hands Center here offers just about everything a cold and tired Olympic spectator, volunteer, media representative or even athlete could ask for.

Open daily during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games and the Paralympic Games, the center is staffed by a rotating team of missionaries and member volunteers trained to provide translation and other services.
 
   
Mid-Missouri group organizes Olympic watch party
 
 KOMU     2018-02-10 kl. 04:07     614 words
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COLUMBIA - As a pastor at the Korean First Presbyterian Church is no stranger to talking about peace., Hanjoo Park said, when the got a call asking him to speak at the Olympic Watch Party for Peace Friday night, he wanted to spread the message.

Feb. 2 - March 25. The truce, approved by the United Nations General Assembly in November, calls for a "cessation of hostilities" during both the Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
 
   
WATCH: Paralympic snowboarder finds success on and off the slopes
 
 ABC News     2018-02-10 kl. 03:57     563 words
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Mike Schultz has his eyes on the Paralympic Games and owns a prosthesis company. ABC Breaking News | Latest News Videos Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}} Coming up next: {{nextVideo.title}} {{nextVideo.

WATCH: Paralympic snowboarder finds success on and off the slopes.... Mike Schultz has his eyes on the Paralympic Games and owns a prosthesis company.... Comments. Related Extras. Related Videos. Video Transcript. Transcript for Paralympic snowboarder...
 
   
Super Bowl ad recap
 
 Solonews.net     2018-02-10 kl. 03:57     430 words
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This year's Super Bowl was more expensive per second than any other game preceding it. We're talking $5 million per 30-second commercial.

The number one feel-good commercial of the 2018 Super Bowl is the story of Canadian Paralympic skier Lauren Woolstencroft's journey from infant to gold medalist.
 
   
Who Is Rico Roman From Comcast's Olympics Commercial? The USA Athlete Is Already A Paralympic Gold Medalist
 
 Bustle     2018-02-10 kl. 03:55     164 words
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It feels like every Olympian is inspirational is some way, but one USA athlete's story struck a chord with Twitter. A moving commercial from Comcast has people asking who is Rico Roman ?

The USA Athlete Is Already A Paralympic Gold Medalist.... A moving commercial from Comcast has people asking who is Rico Roman ?The two-time Paralympian is an Iraq War veteran, a Purple Heart recipient, and a Gold Medal recipient.
 
   
Bradie Tennell, Shib Sibs Selected For Short Programs In Olympic Figure Skating Team Event
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-10 kl. 03:49     458 words
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By | Feb. 09, 2018, 8:48 p.m. (ET) Breakout star Bradie Tennell, who brought down the house with her unflappable performances at the U.S.

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#GoldMedalEnforcement
 
 JD Supra     2018-02-10 kl. 03:41     442 words
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Tonight is the start of the 23 rd Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. For the next month, people will cheer and support their country’s athletes as they engage in physical feats that seem to defy human limitations.

for, send good luck to, or congratulate Team USA or other Olympic and Paralympic athletes on your personal social media accounts” “Talk about Team USA, the Games, or Games-related sports performances on your personal social media accounts”
 
   
Ralph Lauren's Olympic opening ceremony uniforms are wearable mini-heaters
 
 11 Alive     2018-02-10 kl. 03:20     855 words
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Ralph Lauren is bringing new meaning to the idea of warming up for the Winter Olympics: His Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes' uniforms, embedded with wearable heating technology, will actually warm them up .

His Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes' uniforms, embedded with wearable heating technology, will actually warm them up .Because who knows how cold it might get at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics in Korea — maybe 10 degrees or even lower?

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Golf: David Howie, Jeremy Ballantyne are Eagles Society of New Zealand president, secretary in waiting
 
 Hawkes Bay Today     2018-02-10 kl. 03:20     1136 words
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A lifetime's passion for their sport has propelled two Hawke's Bay stalwarts into a position of entitlement at the higher echelons of a golfing establishment in New Zealand.

The society convenes an annual mid-year meeting in September in Wellington where delegates of each district attend to discuss matters, including the 26 Halberg Sports Foundation days when they raise funds for disabled athletes.
 
   
GB Winter Olympic medal targets
 
 FamilySkiNews.com     2018-02-10 kl. 03:20     421 words
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Snowboarder Jenny Jones won Britain’s first and only Olympic medal on snow at the last Winter Olympics in Sochi in 2014, when she won a bronze medal in Slopestyle.  Now, for PyeongChang, we’re sending our biggest team ever.

improve on that medal haul this time round in PyeongChang?  What really are our chances?… Prior to the Games, UK Sport announced that it’s aiming for the country’s largest haul of medals at the Winter Olympics and the Winter Paralympics in
 
   
Bid to Win Behind-the-Scenes VIP Visit to the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO
 
 Broadway World     2018-02-10 kl. 02:51     718 words
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You and up to 4 guests will experience a behind-the-scenes visit to the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO: the home of Team USA.

Alan can provide exclusive details about how the USOC ensures that it sends our nation's strongest athletes to the Olympic and Paralympic Games.... Filled with Olympic and Paralympic athletes and hopefuls, the Athlete Dining Hall is not open to the...
 
   
Russian Olympic champions ask IPC to let Russian paralympic skiers compete in PyeongChang
 
 NewsReality.com     2018-02-10 kl. 02:49     27 words
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Along with Evgeni Plushenko, the letter was also signed by 22 active and former athletes, who in total have 41 gold, 13 silver and 10 bronze

Russian Olympic champions ask IPC to let Russian paralympic skiers compete in PyeongChang.
 
   
Korean unity, historic handshake as Pyeongchang Olympics open
 
 WBNews.info     2018-02-10 kl. 02:41     770 words
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The two Koreas marched together and South Korea’s president shared a historic handshake with Kim Jong Un’s sister as the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opened in a spirit of intense rapprochement on Friday.

PyeongChang Olympics and Paralympic Winter Games at PyeongChang, Jeongseon and Gangneung cities in Gangwon province.
 
   
Double amputee completes Empire State Building Run-Up
 
 News 12 Brooklyn     2018-02-10 kl. 02:39     188 words
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NEW YORK - A Brooklyn man has become the first above-the-knee amputee to finish the Empire State Building Run-Up. Rudy Garcia-Tolson, 29, was born with a congenital birth defect causing his legs to be webbed at the knees.

In addition to completing multiple triathlons and winning two gold medals in the Paralympics, Garcia-Tolson also raises awareness for the Challenged Athletes Foundation, an organization that helps others like him pursue their dreams and compete.

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WATCH: No. 3 in command at the Justice Department will step down soon: Sources
 
 ABC News     2018-02-10 kl. 02:38     342 words
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SMEs urged to capitalise on growing halal market in Japan
 
 thestar.com.my     2018-02-10 kl. 02:34     298 words
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KUCHING: Local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) should consider venturing into new businesses in Japan and capitalising on its booming halal food industry.

With the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020, a lot of companies from Japan and overseas have taken the opportunity to include halal food as a targeted sector, he added.geryl ogilvy.
 
   
Olympic medalists in Pyeongchang will no longer be taxed for winning
 
 Yahoo! Xtra Business     2018-02-10 kl. 02:27     517 words
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Winning an Olympic medal is a dream come true, and this year’s winners will have one extra perk their predecessors didn’t— they won’t have to pay the victory tax.

After the bill was passed in December 2016, it was retroactively applied to medal winners from the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic games in Rio.
 
   
PyeongChang VIPs enjoy Korean tourism
 
 Korea.net     2018-02-10 kl. 02:27     527 words
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Society : Korea.net : The official website of the Republic of Korea Society VM_SUCCESS Feb 09, 2018 Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis visits the Ojukheon House in Gangneung on Feb.

It will be in operation until March 18, the last day of the Paralympic Winter Games.... (Korea T... Golden PyeongChang train launched in Germany Feb 01, 2018 A special train to promote the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games approaches...
 
   
WATCH: Paralympic snowboarder finds success on and off the slopes
 
 ABC News     2018-02-10 kl. 02:23     14 words
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Mike Schultz has his eyes on the Paralympic Games and owns a prosthesis company.

WATCH: Paralympic snowboarder finds success on and off the slopes.... Mike Schultz has his eyes on the Paralympic Games and owns a prosthesis company.
 
   
PyeongChang organizers cyber-attacked during opening ceremony
 
 Korea Herald     2018-02-10 kl. 02:22     136 words
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Organizers of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics said Saturday its servers were hacked by an unidentified attacker during the opening ceremony the previous day.

Organizers of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics said Saturday its servers were hacked by an unidentified attacker during the opening ceremony the previous day.The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Games said it

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Denver to shift focus after U.S. Olympic Committee says no plans to bid on 2026 games
 
 KUSA-TV     2018-02-10 kl. 02:05     125 words
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Denver's Olympic and Paralympic exploratory committee will continue its work despite the United States Olympic Committee saying it prefers to bid on Winter Games for 2030.

Denver's Olympic and Paralympic...

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Girl who lit cauldron to open 1988 Winter Olympic Games reenacts moment on 30th anniversary
 
 CTV News     2018-02-10 kl. 02:03     283 words
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, 12-year-old Robyn Perry climbed the stairs at McMahon Stadium and placed the Olympic torch next to the cauldron to officially open the Winter Olympic Games.

be here.” WinSport will host viewing parties in the Frank King Day Lodge throughout the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games and several special events are planned.
 
   
NASA Seeks the Gold in Winter Olympics Snow
 
 ScienceNewsline     2018-02-10 kl. 01:51     1418 words
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NASA engineer Manuel Vega can see one of the Olympic ski jump towers from the rooftop of the South Korean weather office where he is stationed.

NASA engineer Manuel Vega can see one of the Olympic ski jump towers from the rooftop of the South Korean weather office where he is stationed.Vega is not watching skiers take flight, preparing for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympic...
 
   
Olympics a Source of Pride for Korean Community in North TX
 
 NBC Dallas-Fort Worth     2018-02-10 kl. 01:48     255 words
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Nearly 100,000 Koreans now call North Texas home, and many of them rose before dawn Friday to watch online as the Opening Ceremony for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics happened live.

A delegation from the Korean Society of Dallas plans to attend the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics next month.Kevin Cokely.
 
   
Paralympic snowboarder finds success on and off the slopes
 
 ABC News     2018-02-10 kl. 01:46     485 words
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By his own calculations, Paralympic snowboarder Michael Schultz, aka "Monster Mike," is having "one heck of an adventure." The 36-year-old St.

Paralympic snowboarder finds success on and off the slopes.... By his own calculations, Paralympic snowboarder Michael Schultz, aka "Monster Mike," is having "one heck of an adventure."... The 36-year-old St.Cloud, Minnesota native won gold in the snowboard-cross event at the 2018 World Para Snowboard Championships Tuesday and is setting his sights on his first Paralympics...

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Greatness is Rare: Canadian Paralympic Committee launches new campaign ahead of PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games
 
 Gamedeveloper - Digitalmedianet.com     2018-02-10 kl. 01:37     584 words
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Campaign highlights the unique skills of Canada's Paralympic athletes and just how rare it is to win a Paralympic medal Ads will feature athletes

Greatness is Rare: Canadian Paralympic Committee launches new campaign ahead of PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.... Campaign highlights the unique skills of Canada's Paralympic athletes and just how rare it is to win a Paralympic medal Ads will...

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8 mind-blowing things you didn't know about O...
 
 Dotemirates.com     2018-02-10 kl. 01:21     108 words
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Paralympic champion Beatrice Vio biting her gold medal from IWAS Wheelchair Fencing World Championships in November. Paolo Bruno/ The gold medal is the top prize given in Olympic competitions — and everything about them is fascinating.

8 mind-blowing things you didn't know about O...Paralympic champion Beatrice Vio biting her gold medal from IWAS Wheelchair Fencing World Championships in November.
 
   
Will Kate Middleton Wear Black to the BAFTAs in Support of Times Up?
 
 Yahoo! Singapore     2018-02-10 kl. 01:20     863 words
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View photos She could be accused of making a political statement.

Photo by Getty. More. View photos. Looking stunning at the official launch party for Team GB and Paralympics GB for the London 2012 Games, Kate Middleton's hairstyle pairs beautifully with her dark smoky eye.
 
   
Song Inspired by Jessica Phoenix to Play During Olympic Coverage
 
 Horse-Canada     2018-02-10 kl. 01:18     461 words
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The song RISE, inspired by Canadian eventer Jessica Phoenix, has been short-listed by CBC to play during their coverage of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics, in one of the athlete vignettes.

The song RISE, inspired by Canadian eventer Jessica Phoenix, has been short-listed by CBC to play during their coverage of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics, in one of the athlete vignettes.How the athlete does determines if and
 
   
British Cycling: Staff apologise for 'inappropriate' social media posts
 
 BBC     2018-02-10 kl. 01:06     268 words
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Four support staff for the British team at last week's Cyclo-Cross World Championships in the Netherlands have apologised after "inappropriate" photos were posted on social media.

In 2016, the organisation's former technical director Shane Sutton was suspended pending a formal investigation into accusations that he called Paralympic cyclists in the British squad "gimps" and "wobblies".

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Abe, Moon agree to maintain pressure on N. Korea
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2018-02-10 kl. 01:06     855 words
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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Kyodo) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Friday he and South Korean President Moon Jae In reaffirmed their shared

But speculation is growing it might fire a missile if South Korea and the United States resume joint military drills after the Paralympics in March.

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Greatness is Rare: Canadian Paralympic Committee launches new campaign ahead of PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games
 
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Toyota At 2018 Chicago Auto Show: Jack Hollis Remarks
 
 Auto Channel     2018-02-10 kl. 00:55     1479 words
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Jack Hollis, Group Vice President and General Manager, Toyota Division 2018 Chicago Auto Show February 8, 2018 Good morning! Thank you for taking time out of your morning to be here, and for those of you watching online, hello from Chicago!

Supporting the Olympics and Paralympics is an honor, and we’re extremely proud to stand behind the world-class men and women of Team USA.
 
   
Olympic Cauldron lighting signifies start for B.C. athletes
 
 Indo-Canadian Voice     2018-02-10 kl. 00:52     599 words
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Lisa Beare MINISTER of Tourism, Arts and Culture Lisa Beare lit the Olympic Cauldron on Thursday night to honour B.C.

Lisa Beare MINISTER of Tourism, Arts and Culture Lisa Beare lit the Olympic Cauldron on Thursday night to honour B.C.athletes competing in the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and salute the start of the Games in the Korean host

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How the Olympics Shapes These Athletes' Worldview
 
 She Knows     2018-02-10 kl. 00:49     647 words
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_ Few events bring us together the way the Olympics do.

With that in mind, we reached out to Olympic and Paralympic competitors both current and past to ask how the Games have shaped their view of the world.... Paralympian Oksana Masters is multitalented.... What is most incredible to Masters is what she’s learned about the human spirit along the way. “I have never seen the human spirit and determination shine more than competing in the Paralympic...
 
   
Premier Sandy Silver congratulates Yukon’s 2018 Olympic athletes
 
 Government of Yukon     2018-02-10 kl. 00:48     307 words
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Caption: Speaker of the House Nils Clarke, Minister Tracy-Anne McPhee, Minister Jeanie Dendys, MLA Paolo Gallina and Government of Yukon staff pose with cut-outs of Yukon Olympians Graham Nishikawa, Emily Nishikawa, Dahria Beatty and Knute Johnsgaard.

and Knute. Emily’s brother, Graham, is attending his second Paralympic Winter Games as a guide for cross-country skier Brian McKeever. “To have some of the world’s best athletes grow and develop in our territory is an incredible thing, and it is...
 
   
PHOTO: Minnesota native Mike Schultz is the founder of BioDapt, which makes prosthetic equipment for lower-limb amputees. Schultz is also gearing up for his first Paralympic Games. He lost his left ...
 
 ABC News     2018-02-10 kl. 00:43     37 words
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PHOTO: Minnesota native Mike Schultz is the founder of BioDapt, which makes prosthetic equipment for lower-limb amputees. Schultz is also gearing up for his first Paralympic Games. He lost his left leg in a racing accident.

Schultz is also gearing up for his first Paralympic Games.... Schultz is also gearing up for his first Paralympic Games.
 
   
Florida artist paints Olympic goalie masks
 
 Island Packet     2018-02-10 kl. 00:23     597 words
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06:18 PM The U.S. hockey team's goaltenders will be sporting the artwork of one of Niceville's own during the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Olympic logo. In addition to the Winter Olympics, Livery also is painting goalie masks for the Paralympic Games' U.S. sled hockey team.... They're amazing." Livery said now that his artwork will be displayed on the Olympic and Paralympic players, he's...

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Lawmaker wants a tax break for Olympic medalists
 
 KRCG     2018-02-10 kl. 00:18     262 words
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A Missouri lawmaker wants to eliminate the state tax liability for cash prizes awarded with Olympic medals. (MGNOnline) JEFFERSON CITY —  A St. Louis-area lawmaker wants to eliminate state tax liabilities for cash prizes awarded to Olympic athletes.

Evans said that she will add Paralympics and Special Olympics as a floor amendment.

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Suvarna Raj calls para-athlete Sakina's CWG snub a 'shame'
 
 NewKerala.com     2018-02-10 kl. 00:04     474 words
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New Delhi , Feb 9 : Indian Paralympic table tennis player Suvarna Raj has come out in support of para-powerlifter Sakina Khatun, who was snubbed for the Commonwealth Games 2018 in the Gold Coast, Australia.

New Delhi , Feb 9 : Indian Paralympic table tennis player Suvarna Raj has come out in support of para-powerlifter Sakina Khatun, who was snubbed for the Commonwealth Games 2018 in the Gold Coast, Australia.Sakina, who is the only Indian para-athlete...
 
   
Olympic freestyle skier David Wise is a maniac on the halfpipe
 
 Interview Magazine     2018-02-09 kl. 23:52     750 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.

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Olympic Downtown Celebration happening tonight in Colorado Springs
 
 KOAA.com     2018-02-09 kl. 23:51     245 words
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COLORADO SPRINGS - [embedded content] The City of Colorado Springs and KOAA 5 will be kicking off the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics Friday evening in downtown Colorado Springs. From 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Korean performances – dance, music, drumming and sports Performances by the Jubilee Ensemble Comcast Activation Area Sport demonstration and booths Olympic and Paralympic autographs Snowmobile Jumpers Kids activities Warming Stations in the

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Korea: An Olympic Truce
 
 Media For Freedom     2018-02-09 kl. 23:34     1048 words
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By René Wadlow The holding of the Winter Olympics in South Korea from  February 9 to 25 , followed by the Paralympics on  March 9-18 , may be an

Korea: An Olympic Truce. By René Wadlow The holding of the Winter Olympics in South Korea from  February 9 to 25 , followed by the Paralympics on  March 9-18 , may be an. ...opportunity to undertake negotiations in good faith to reduce tensions on the...
 
   
Olympic Host Pyeongchang Steps Into The Global Spotlight
 
 KCBX     2018-02-09 kl. 23:33     1082 words
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Pyeongchang takes center stage of the sporting world on Friday, hosting elite athletes for the Winter Olympics and hoping to raise its profile as a winter resort destination. But if you had never heard of Pyeongchang before now, you're not alone.

After this winter, the stadium will be dramatically renovated (and partially torn down) after just four uses: the opening and closing ceremonies of the Olympics and Paralympics.

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Olympic Celebration Planned at Pebble Creek
 
 KPVI     2018-02-09 kl. 23:24     366 words
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from a Pebble Creek news release Pebble Creek is celebrating the Olympic spirit with the Stacy Smith Race and Torchlight Parade on Saturday, February 17th.

Paralympic medal winner Jacob Rife is our special guest who will be awarding the medals to the kids as they stand on the three-tiered podium for the medal ceremony.

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Alcor Scientific’s iSED at the Winter Olympics
 
 CAP TODAY     2018-02-09 kl. 22:47     110 words
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Feb. 9, 2018 — Alcor Scientific announced its iSED Analyzer will be used by the laboratory at the Korean Medicine Center at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games and Paralympic Winter Games.

Feb. 9, 2018 — Alcor Scientific announced its iSED Analyzer will be used by the laboratory at the Korean Medicine Center at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games and Paralympic...
 
   
I’mPOSSIBLE takes step forward in Kazakhstan
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-02-09 kl. 22:07     422 words
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NPC hosts teacher training and round table with government about the education programme Kazakhstan took an important step forward to become one of the first countries to implement the I’mPOSSIBLE programme.

National Paralympic Committee (NPC) hosted round table with representatives from the government and a teacher training to advance the implementation of the Paralympic Movement’s education programme.... The grant was used to translate to Russian the programme’s first five units and teacher handbook – which will later be translated to Kazakh as well. “The Paralympic...
 
   
Greatness is Rare: Canadian Paralympic Committee launches new campaign ahead of PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games
 
 Wave 3     2018-02-09 kl. 22:01     266 words
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SOURCE Canadian Paralympic Committee (Sponsorships) Campaign highlights the unique skills of Canada's Paralympic athletes and just how rare it is to

Greatness is Rare: Canadian Paralympic Committee launches new campaign ahead of PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.... SOURCE Canadian Paralympic Committee (Sponsorships) Campaign highlights the unique skills of Canada's Paralympic athletes and just how rare it is to. ...win a Paralympic...

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News You Can Use: 78% of Digital Video Viewers Are Watching On Mobile
 
 Unruly     2018-02-09 kl. 21:51     476 words
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Every week Unruly scours the web for the latest and greatest headlines, reports and research you need to stay ahead of the game.

Toyota took advantage of the back-to-back sporting events by promoting its Olympics campaign with a spot featuring 8x Paralympic Gold medallist Lauren Woolstencroft during the Big Game.
 
   
Greatness is Rare: Canadian Paralympic Committee launches new campaign ahead of PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games
 
 Canada NewsWire     2018-02-09 kl. 21:44     646 words
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Campaign highlights the unique skills of Canada's Paralympic athletes and just how rare it is to win a Paralympic medal Ads will feature athletes

Greatness is Rare: Canadian Paralympic Committee launches new campaign ahead of PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.... Campaign highlights the unique skills of Canada's Paralympic athletes and just how rare it is to win a Paralympic medal Ads will...

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WHAT'S NEW IN COLORADO THIS WINTER?
 
 PlanetSKI     2018-02-09 kl. 21:42     751 words
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ORMEROD 'GUTTED' TO MISS OLYMPICS - Snowboarder Katie Ormerod had a real chance of two... PLANETSKI SNOW REPORT - Conditions remain favourable across the Alps as we...

PARALYMPIC CHAMPION MAKES THE TEAM FOR KOREA -... GB's first Winter Paralympic champion Kelly Gallagher...

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'If we could start again…' Grainger and Grant reimagine sport funding system Rob Gibson | 06 Feb 2018
 
 Sports Management     2018-02-09 kl. 21:39     565 words
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Two leading authorities from the world of sport have had their say on the state of play in the UK, by suggesting a rethink of the funding system, from grassroots to elite level.

Paralympic gold medallist and BBC commentator, during the Fit for the Future Convention hosted at Loughborough University by the Sport and Recreation Alliance.
 
   
Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: Schedule, Gold Medal Odds, Expert Picks And More
 
 Forbes.com     2018-02-09 kl. 21:29     6013 words
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The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, are officially under way.

Gold: $37,500 Silver: $22,500 Bronze: $15,000 Paralympics Gold: $7,500 Silver: $5,250 Bronze: $3,750 #sportsbiz #Olympics — Windy Dees (@getDeestweets) February 7, 2018 The USA is favored to win gold medals in alpine skiing (Lindsey Vonn is
 
   
4 Olympic athletes share their best travel tips
 
 Business Insider     2018-02-09 kl. 21:26     1254 words
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Travelling to the Olympics requires a great deal of preparation on behalf of participating athletes. Opting for a window seat can often make it easier to fall asleep onboard a plane.

I interviewed four athletes (Paralympic and Olympic) participating in the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang to learn what it takes to travel as a world-class athlete.... All four Paralympic and Olympic athletes I talked to said they prefer the window...

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Impairment no Achilles heel
 
 Wairarapa Times-Age     2018-02-09 kl. 21:16     500 words
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Tamati Taptiklis taking part in a previous year’s Round the Bays event.PHOTO/SUPPLIED ELISA VORSTER elisa.vorster@age.co.

This will be the fourth year that Round the Bay’s sponsor Cigna will be supporting charity Achilles International New Zealand, which helps disabled athletes compete in mainstream events.
 
   
Hartford Financial Services' (HIG) CEO Chris Swift on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
 
 Seeking Alpha     2018-02-09 kl. 21:15     9916 words
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Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.

Paralympic team, which will be competing in South Korea in March.
 
   
Competition heats up Toano Icy 8k Run
 
 Hampton Roads Daily Press     2018-02-09 kl. 21:04     1144 words
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The major competition at Saturday’s sixth annual Toano Icy 8K Run came in sets of three. The men’s overall race featured three of the best road racers in the area, all in their 20s.

The multiple Rio Paralympic medal winner already holds the all-time CRR record for 5K wheelchair, a 15:15 at Governor’s Land 2017.
 
   
How to Celebrate the Winter Olympics With the Family
 
 KTLA     2018-02-09 kl. 20:56     87 words
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Please enable Javascript to watch this video Celebrity Stylist, Anya Sarre joined us live with great party ideas on how you can celebrate the Winter Olympics with kids.  For more information on Anya, you can go to her site or follow her on Instagram.

Instagram.A big thank you to Ralph Lauren for sending our anchors the official uniforms.  Polo Ralph Lauren is the proud outfitter of the 2018 US Olympic and Paralympic Teams.  The Olympic Collection is available for purchase at select Ralph Lauren

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Speedway Goes for Gold With Hershey's Launch
 
 Convenience Store News     2018-02-09 kl. 20:54     158 words
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02/09/2018 ENON, Ohio — Speedway is going for gold ahead of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. The convenience store retailer dedicated an in-store rack in support of the launch of The Hershey Co.

Olympic and Paralympic teams as the official confectionery partner of Team USA.
 
   
Updated Olympics booklist
 
 The Horn Book     2018-02-09 kl. 20:50     2092 words
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It’s officially time for the 23rd Olympic Winter Games, which run from February 8–25th in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Who else is excited?! In preparation, I brushed up on my knowledge of South Korea.

Paralympian skier, motivational speaker, and video blogger Sundquist’s funny and endearing memoir chronicles his attempt to examine his romantic encounters after he discovers, at age twenty-five, that he’s never actually had a girlfriend.
 
   
Vancouver Olympic cauldron lighting brings the magic back to the city (PHOTOS)
 
 Daily Hive - Vancouver     2018-02-09 kl. 20:48     314 words
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The lighting of the Olympic cauldron was a moment that captivated the hearts and attention of Vancouverites everywhere. As thousands of locals and visitors gathered around Jack Poole plaza in 2010, the entire world took watch. #OCanada!

The cauldron will light once more for the conclusion of the 2018 Paralympic games on March 17 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm – just in time for the closing ceremony.Vincent Plana.
 
   
Milk pairs well with Olympians
 
 Hoard's Dairyman     2018-02-09 kl. 20:46     886 words
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The Olympics come around every two years, rotating between the winter and summer games. With such momentum, it is not uncommon to tie promotions into the Olympics for added exposure, and to capitalize on those with gold medal appeal.

He won a Gold medal for Team USA in sled hockey at the Paralympic Winter Games Sochi 2014 and is a two-time World Champion sled hockey player.
 
   
Behind the scenes, Olympians bring gifts and cheer to UCHealth Memorial patients
 
 KOAA.com     2018-02-09 kl. 20:27     91 words
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Olympians Allison Jones Jason Brown visited patients at UCHealth Memorial in Colorado Springs.

On Thursday February 8th one day ahead of the opening ceremonies in South Korea, Eight-time Paralympic medalist in cycling and alpine skiing Allison Jones and 2015 U.S.
 
   
Oksana Masters: My Proud Paralympian Story
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-02-09 kl. 20:27     33 words
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[embedded content] © • Tweet print send Para Nordic skier Oksana Masters (United States of America) shares her journey in Para sport as she prepares and looks forward to the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Paralympic Games .

Oksana Masters: My Proud Paralympian Story.... © • Tweet print send Para Nordic skier Oksana Masters (United States of America) shares her journey in Para sport as she prepares and looks forward to the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Paralympic Games .
 
   
Vancouver’s Olympic Cauldron lit to honour Canadian athletes in PyeongChang
 
 Peninsula News     2018-02-09 kl. 20:24     193 words
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Olympic medallist and Mission native Brent Hayden helped light the cauldron The Vancouver Olympic Cauldron was once again put aflame Thursday night

The cauldron will be lit once more on March 17 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. prior to the closing ceremonies to signify the beginning of the 2018 Paralympic Games.Kieran O'Connor.

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Olympic Victory Should Be Celebrated, Not Taxed
 
 U.S. Senator John Thune     2018-02-09 kl. 20:18     635 words
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It was September 1988 – nearly 30 years ago today – when the torch was lit over Seoul, South Korea, for the Summer Olympic Games, which took place just a short distance away from where the Winter Olympic Games are being held this year in Pyeongchang.

As many Olympic and Paralympic athletes will tell you, unlike their professional counterparts, they’re not paid to compete.... I can’t think of anything more unpatriotic than the federal government profiting off of the success of Olympians and Paralympians...
 
   
Vancouver’s Olympic Cauldron light to honour Canadian athletes in PyeongChang
 
 The Northern View     2018-02-09 kl. 20:15     182 words
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The Vancouver Olympic Cauldron was once again put aflame Thursday night at Jack Poole Plaza, ahead of the opening ceremonies and to support the Canadian athletes in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games.

The cauldron will be lit once more on March 17 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. prior to the closing ceremonies to signify the beginning of the 2018 Paralympic Games.Kieran O'Connor.

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Olympic Athletes Patch Together Elite Health Coverage
 
 Bloomberg BNA     2018-02-09 kl. 20:15     1096 words
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By Victoria Pelham Olympians like Justin Olsen stretch and skate their bodies to their limits. And just two days before Team USA’s bobsledding athletes took to the ice in PyeongChang for Winter Olympic training the pilot’s appendix hit his.

It currently insures 925 Olympians and Paralympians, according to Highmark spokesman Aaron Billger.
 
   
20 Books About The Olympics That Will Give You A Behind-The-Scenes Look At All The Drama
 
 Bustle     2018-02-09 kl. 20:13     1534 words
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If you're an Olympics fan like me, you know how long the two-year wait between events can seem. To help you make it through those long seasons without international sports, I've got 21 books about the Olympics you should read A.S.A.P.

You'll also find some memoirs from former Olympic and Paralympic athletes.... 'Unsinkable: From Russian Orphan to Paralympic Swimming World Champion' by Jessica Long.... Russian-born Paralympic swimmer Jessica Long began winning gold medals more than 10...
 
   
South Korea to Demolish Stadium After Olympic Games
 
 Construction Equipment Guide     2018-02-09 kl. 20:00     376 words
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- National Edition Emily Buenzle - CEG Web Editor South Korea's new, $109 million stadium, which sits in Pyeongchang, will play host to a total of four ceremonies for both the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games—and then it will be destroyed.

CEG Web Editor South Korea's new, $109 million stadium, which sits in Pyeongchang, will play host to a total of four ceremonies for both the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games—and then it will be destroyed.The thought is that tearing the
 
   
Pyeongchang Olympics: A New Cornerstone for Peace and Prosperity
 
 EnvironmentGuru.com     2018-02-09 kl. 20:00     64 words
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Dr. Shamshad Akhtar is the Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Secretary of Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the

Winter Games and 12th Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang this February.
 
   
Winter Olympics: Six incredible moments from opening ceremony
 
 BBC     2018-02-09 kl. 19:46     678 words
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The opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics was mesmerising, high-tech, and, at times, poignant. There were so many stand-out moments but we narrowed it down to six of the moments you will be talking about. 1.

One notable absence from the parade was Russia who are banned from the Games, and the forthcoming Winter Paralympics, as a consequence of the 2016 McLaren report which found 1,000 of the country's sportspeople benefitted from state-sponsored
 
   
Here’s What Olympic Athletes Are Eating at the Games
 
 Food & Wine     2018-02-09 kl. 19:38     551 words
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Athletes and officials are taking to social media, snapping photos of their Olympic food experience. Team U.S.A.

The official Instagram account for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games shared a cute, cookie treat inspired by the official mascots of the 2018 games.
 
   
Remarks to the press following his meeting with Mr. Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee
 
 United Nations     2018-02-09 kl. 19:36     393 words
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Thank you Mr. President [Thomas Bach], I want to express our deep gratitude and appreciation for this kind invitation to be here in PyeongChang at the Winter Olympics.

As you said Mr. President, your support in the protection of refugees, in combatting drug trafficking, in promoting gender equality, in the support of people with disabilities through your sister organization the International Paralympic Committee,...

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One Can Live the Olympic Dream in Whistler this Winter
 
 Travel Video Television News     2018-02-09 kl. 19:28     905 words
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Whistler, B.C. – Eight years have passed since Whistler hosted the  2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games , but the spirit is alive in Whistler.

Whistler, B.C. – Eight years have passed since Whistler hosted the  2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games , but the spirit is alive in Whistler.While the world stage turns to Pyeongchang over the next two weeks, Whistler will be celebrating
 
   
Winter Olympics 2018: USA Men's Hockey Roster, Betting Odds For Pyeongchang
 
 International Business Times     2018-02-09 kl. 19:25     475 words
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NHL players will not compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics, completely changing the dynamic of the men’s hockey tournament in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Olympic Men’s, Women’s & Paralympic Sled rosters! #TeamUSA __ Details ? https://t.co/JcdKE6nLsz pic.twitter.com/Kl774zltCX— USA Hockey (@usahockey) January 1, 2.
 
   
Pyeongchang (Not Pyongyang): The Place Hosting The Winter Olympics
 
 KAWC     2018-02-09 kl. 19:19     1081 words
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Pyeongchang takes center stage of the sporting world on Friday, hosting elite athletes for the Winter Olympics and hoping to raise its profile as a winter resort destination. But if you'd never heard of Pyeongchang before now, you're not alone.

After this winter, the stadium will be dramatically renovated (and partially torn down) after just four uses: the opening and closing ceremonies of the Olympics and Paralympics.

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British Equestrian appoints Nick Fellows as new chief executive
 
 SportsPro Media     2018-02-09 kl. 19:18     270 words
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The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) has appointed Nick Fellows as its new chief executive.

Paralympic Games, and is rightly regarded as one of the leading equestrian nations,” said Fellows. “My experience of working with the World Class programme team at the Olympic Medical Institute has given me some insight into the sport and the
 
   
Pyeongchang (Not Pyongyang): The Place Hosting The Winter Olympics
 
 iTruck.News     2018-02-09 kl. 19:13     215 words
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THIS POST WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON THIS SITE Click Here To Read Entire Article Enlarge this image Soohorang, left, the mascot of the

THIS POST WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON THIS SITE Click Here To Read Entire Article Enlarge this image Soohorang, left, the mascot of the. ...Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, and Bandabi, mascot of the Paralympics, welcome visitors to the Alpensia Resort
 
   
Westfield rallies to support Olympian Kacey Bellamy
 
 WWLP.com     2018-02-09 kl. 19:08     255 words
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WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Westfield showed its support for hometown Olympian Kacey Bellamy , who’s competing in her third Olympics.

United States: Women’s Olympic hockey team Canada women shooting for 5th straight Olympic hockey gold USA Hockey introduces 2018 Olympic and Paralympic teams at Winter Classic Hockey 101:
 
   
Seoul, Korea: 2018 Global Business & Peace Symposium and Awards, March 7-8
 
 Religion News Service     2018-02-09 kl. 19:07     426 words
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The Symposium includes business, political and academic leaders from around the world and will discuss themes including religious nondiscrimination and inclusion in the workplace.

The  inaugural awards  were given the day before the opening of the Rio Paralympics in 2016.
 
   
Every Time the US Wins Gold You Get Free Candy Bars From Hershey\'s
 
 Thrillist     2018-02-09 kl. 19:06     316 words
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For the next two-plus weeks, Winter Olympics madness will descend on the United States. (Here's how to watch the Olympics .) The Games are underway in PyeongChang, South Korea and the opening ceremony will be here Friday.

Starting February 9, every time the US wins a gold medal (up to 15) during the 2018 Winter Olympics or the 2018 Winter Paralympics, the company will start a giveaway period with a post on Twitter and Facebook .

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The surprising day jobs of Olympic athletes
 
 Business Insider     2018-02-09 kl. 18:56     705 words
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Over the last year, registered nurse Nina Roth has been working harder than her usual 12 hour days. Why? Because she also moonlights as a professional curler and is about to make her Olympic debut at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Eleven of the 2018 Winter Olympic athletes and two Paralympic athletes are part of the United States Olympic Committee's Contenders Program, which partners with Dick's Sporting Goods at locations around the country to offer positions that

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All About the 'Olympic Athletes from Russia' Competing in PyeongChang Despite Doping Ban
 
 People     2018-02-09 kl. 18:53     595 words
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Don’t call them Russians. They’re “Olympic athletes from Russia.” Or OAR. At least until the closing ceremonies, then they can be Russians again.

Russia was also banned from the 2018 Winter Paralympics, although up to 35 Russian athletes may be allowed to compete as neutrals in the Games that take place in March.
 
   
Politics Are Center Stage at a South Korean Winter Olympics
 
 New Yorker     2018-02-09 kl. 18:44     1276 words
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In 1986, two years before Seoul, South Korea, hosted the Summer Olympics, the filmmaker Kim Dong-won embedded himself with the people of Sanggye-dong,

The U.S., meanwhile, has agreed to delay joint military exercises with South Korea until the Olympic and Paralympic Games conclude, and North Korea appears to have refrained from conducting further missile tests.
 
   
Lindsey Vonn Is Healthy, Confident And Ready To Race At Her Final Olympics
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-02-09 kl. 18:41     1559 words
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By | Feb. 09, 2018, 11:57 a.m. (ET) Lindsey Vonn attends her press conference ahead of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on Feb. 9, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

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