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Läkaren ser fram emot Paralympics
 
 Folkbladet.nu Plus     2018-03-07 kl. 07:30     406 words
 
Sport. För fyra år sedan var han vallare och vikarierande ledsagare. Nu är Umeåbon Martin Isaksson den svenska truppens läkare till Paralympics i Sydkorea. Ett uppdrag han verkligen ser fram mot. Martin var själv en talangfull skidåkare.

Läkaren ser fram emot Paralympics.... Nu är Umeåbon Martin Isaksson den svenska truppens läkare till Paralympics i Sydkorea.... Jag fick hoppa in som ledsagare när den ordinarie blev sjuk under för-Paralympics i Sotji 2013, berättar Martin.

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Västerbottens-Kuriren Plus (web)
 
   
Skola för elever med autism kan tvingas stänga
 
 Sveriges Radio P4     2018-03-06 kl. 19:05     85 words
 
Tisdagens Klartext handlar om att en gymnasieskola för elever med autism och NPF-diagnoser kan stängas. Det är myndigheten Skolinspektionen som tycker att skolan fungerar för dåligt på flera sätt. Men de som styr skolan håller inte med.

Men de som styr skolan håller inte med.Vi pratar också om vinter-Paralympics som börjar den här veckan.
 
   
Umebon Erik coachar svenska kälkhockeylaget
 
 SVT Nyheter Västerbotten     2018-03-06 kl. 17:58     281 words
 
I Sotji 2014 blev det en åttondeplats, långt från medaljerna för det svenska kälkhockeylaget. För att åstadkomma ett bättre resultat i Pyeongchang har Umebon Erik Vikström fått uppdraget som svensk förbundskapten, en roll han haft sedan i somras.

Övergången från traditionell ishockey till parasport har också inneburit att han tvingats tänka om när det kommer till taktik och spelsystem. -... I Sotji-Paralympics förlorade Sverige mot just Kanada med 1-10 och Vikström medger att de kommer bli...
 
   
Spanska fusket stoppar fortfarande idrottare i Paralympics
 
 Sveriges Radio P4     2018-03-06 kl. 16:32     252 words
 
Den här veckan startar Paralympics, som är som Olympiska spelen, OS, för personer med funktionsnedsättning. Men idrottare med intellektuella funktionsnedsättningar får inte tävla där.

Spanska fusket stoppar fortfarande idrottare i Paralympics.... Den här veckan startar Paralympics, som är som Olympiska spelen, OS, för personer med funktionsnedsättning.... Men idrottare med intellektuella funktionsnedsättningar får inte tävla där.Precis som vinter-OS nyligen så hålls Paralympics...
 
   
Skånske Paralympics-veteranen redo: Känns spännande
 
 Sydsvenskan Premium     2018-03-06 kl. 16:01     534 words
 
Med fyra Paralympiska spel i bagaget är Niklas Ingvarsson en veteran i sammanha...

Med fyra Paralympiska spel i bagaget är Niklas Ingvarsson en veteran i sammanha...

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Svensken delar ut hederspris vid Paralympics
 
 Aftonbladet     2018-03-06 kl. 15:49     236 words
 
Som aktiv fick David Lega ta emot pris för årets manliga prestation under de paralympiska spelen i Atlanta. I år äger spelen rum i Pyeongchang - och där kommer den före detta simmaren få äran att dela ut samma hederspris.

Svensken delar ut hederspris vid Paralympics.... Som aktiv fick David Lega ta emot pris för årets manliga prestation under de paralympiska spelen i Atlanta.... 1996 gick de paralympiska spelen i Atlanta, USA.... Whang Youn Dai Achievement Award - som priset egentligen heter - delas ut vid varje paralympiskt...
 
   
Ortopedingenjör hjälper världsstjärnor med funktionshinder
 
 Västerbottens läns landsting     2018-03-06 kl. 14:38     576 words
 
Vinter-OS har nyss avslutats och nu inleds Paralympics i Pyeongchang, där tusentals vinteridrottare med funktionsnedsättning från hela världen samlas under en dryg vecka.

Vinter-OS har nyss avslutats och nu inleds Paralympics i Pyeongchang, där tusentals vinteridrottare med funktionsnedsättning från hela världen samlas under en dryg vecka.Förra sommaren hölls friidrotts-VM för parasportare i London där
 
   
Nordkorea deltar för första gången i vinter-paralympics
 
 Sveriges Radio Radiosporten     2018-03-06 kl. 13:20     67 words
 
Det politiska tövädret mellan Nord- och Sydkorea i samband med OS i Pyeongchang tycks fortsätta när Paralympics inleds. Det kommer att bli sex stycken tävlande för Nordkorea, när landet för första gången någonsin deltar i vinter-paralympics.

Nordkorea deltar för första gången i vinter-paralympics.... Det politiska tövädret mellan Nord- och Sydkorea i samband med OS i Pyeongchang tycks fortsätta när Paralympics inleds.... Det kommer att bli sex stycken tävlande för Nordkorea, när landet för första gången någonsin deltar i vinter-paralympics...
 
   
Så här mycket fick föreningarna i bidrag
 
 Vetlanda-Posten     2018-03-06 kl. 12:05     687 words
 
Kultur- och fritidsnämnden har fattat beslut om föreningsbidrag. Totalt betalas drygt 4,4 miljoner kronor ut i bidrag till kommunens föreningar. Till kommunens idrottsföreningar beviljades 3 068 566 kronor för 2018.

Hjärt- och Lungsjukas förening 1 900, Höglandets Diabetesförening 3 260, Vetlanda FUB 15 980, Vetlanda Handikappidrottsförening 3 360, Vetlanda-Sävsjö Reumatikerförening 18 820.
 
   
Experten om Zebastian Modins medaljchanser: Han pallar trycket
 
 Sveriges Radio Jämtland     2018-03-06 kl. 10:57     127 words
 
På fredag börjar Paralympics i Pyeongchang. Längdskidåkaren och skidskytten Zebastian Modin från Östersund lyfts fram som det stora medaljhoppet.

Han pallar trycket. På fredag börjar Paralympics i Pyeongchang....inför Paralympics. 23-årige Zebastian Modin tog tre medaljer i Sotji för fyra år sedan - och nu är han redo för sitt tredje Paralympics.... Nu har han erfarenhet, han gjorde sitt första Paralympics...
 
   
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Paralympians ready for slushy PyeongChang
 
 Yahoo! News Australia     2018-03-07 kl. 07:58     381 words
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It might be almost 20 degrees hotter than the start of the Winter Olympic Games but Australia's Paralympians won't be complaining about slushy snow in PyeongChang.

Paralympians ready for slushy PyeongChang.... It might be almost 20 degrees hotter than the start of the Winter Olympic Games but Australia's Paralympians won't be complaining about slushy snow in PyeongChang.With temperatures hitting -15 degrees less...

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US Wants "Concrete Steps" From Pyongyang As Koreas Plan Summit
 
 London Stock Exchange     2018-03-07 kl. 07:47     612 words
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Seoul/WASHINGTON (Alliance News) - North Korea has agreed to halt nuclear and missile tests if it can hold talks with the US about denuclearization and the establishment of diplomatic relations, the South Korean government said Tuesday.

Speaking on condition of anonymity, the official told reporters that the joint exercises, which were halted in January ahead of last month's Winter Olympics, would be restarted after the Winter Paralympics, which begin Friday and close March 18.

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Koreas summit a good first step, but much work will remain
 
 Washington Post     2018-03-07 kl. 07:44     1175 words
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nd South Korea have agreed to hold their first summit in more than a decade, here’s a word to the wise: Success isn’t always defined by quick fixes to big, fundamental problems. The agreement to hold a summit next month is a major step forward.

Seoul and Washington agreed to postpone the exercises until after the Pyeongchang Olympics and Paralympics, which begin this week.

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Läkaren ser fram emot Paralympics
 
 Folkbladet.nu Plus     2018-03-07 kl. 07:30     406 words
 
Sport. För fyra år sedan var han vallare och vikarierande ledsagare. Nu är Umeåbon Martin Isaksson den svenska truppens läkare till Paralympics i Sydkorea. Ett uppdrag han verkligen ser fram mot. Martin var själv en talangfull skidåkare.

Läkaren ser fram emot Paralympics.... Nu är Umeåbon Martin Isaksson den svenska truppens läkare till Paralympics i Sydkorea.... Jag fick hoppa in som ledsagare när den ordinarie blev sjuk under för-Paralympics i Sotji 2013, berättar Martin.

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Västerbottens-Kuriren Plus (web)
 
   
DPRK athletes cross land border to S Korea for Winter Paralympics
 
 Ecns.cn     2018-03-07 kl. 07:29     189 words
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A group of athletes from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) crossed the inter-Korean land border to South Korea Wednesday to participate in the Winter Paralympics scheduled for March 9-18, according to Seoul's unification ministry.

DPRK athletes cross land border to S Korea for Winter Paralympics.... A group of athletes from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) crossed the inter-Korean land border to South Korea Wednesday to participate in the Winter Paralympics...

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[PyeongChang 2018] N. Koreans enter Paralympic Village in PyeongChang
 
 Korea Herald     2018-03-07 kl. 07:24     216 words
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PYEONGCHANG, Gangwon Province -- North Korea's delegation to the 2018 Winter Paralympic Games entered the athletes' village in the South Korean alpine town of PyeongChang on Wednesday.

N. Koreans enter Paralympic Village in PyeongChang.... North Korea's delegation to the 2018 Winter Paralympic Games entered the athletes' village in the South Korean alpine town of PyeongChang on Wednesday.Kim Mun-chol, who heads the central committee of...

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S. Korean doctor feels proud to present Paralympics award at home
 
 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2018-03-07 kl. 07:04     17 words
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SEOUL, March 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean doctor Whang Youn-dai said Wednesday she feels proud to

S. Korean doctor feels proud to present Paralympics award at home.
 
   
U.S. Sled Team Enters Paralympics With Target On Backs
 
 USA Hockey     2018-03-07 kl. 07:00     228 words
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“You don’t make this team without having some sort of leadership in you,” Pauls said. “Everybody has a leadership role on this team, whether they have a letter or not.

U.S. Sled Team Enters Paralympics With Target On Backs. “You don’t make this team without having some sort of leadership in you,” Pauls said. “Everybody has a leadership role on this team, whether they have a letter or not.Everybody leads in a
 
   
PyeongChang skies to be lit by fireworks during Paralympics
 
 Korea Herald     2018-03-07 kl. 07:00     228 words
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The night skies of PyeongChang will be lit up during the PyeongChang Winter Paralympics, according to the culture and sports ministry Wednesday.

PyeongChang skies to be lit by fireworks during Paralympics.... The night skies of PyeongChang will be lit up during the PyeongChang Winter Paralympics, according to the culture and sports ministry Wednesday.During the nine days of the Paralympic Games,...
 
   
PyeongChang 2018: Mixed experiences, same mindset for Japan
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-03-07 kl. 06:59     449 words
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Para ice hockey players Sudo and Horie bring different vibes to the team Japan sits outside the top-five seeded teams entering the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games . But that is even better for Para ice hockey player Wataru Horie .

Para ice hockey players Sudo and Horie bring different vibes to the team Japan sits outside the top-five seeded teams entering the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games ....Paralympics. The 47-year-old is part of a squad that includes many of its core...
 
   
Korea.net weekly paper covers PyeongChang 2018 Games
 
 Korea.net     2018-03-07 kl. 06:39     425 words
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A non-Korean passenger onboard the high-speed KTX Gyeonggang Line to Pyeongchang reads Korea.net's recent Olympic supplement. (Korea.net reader). By Yoon Sojung Korea.

Korea.net will publish its Paralympic supplement two times during the upcoming PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games, scheduled to take place from March 9 to 18.
 
   
PYEONGCHANG 2018 - North Korean Paralympic team arrives in South Korea
 
 EFE     2018-03-07 kl. 06:34     57 words
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North Korea's Paralympic delegation arrived Wednesday in South Korea for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics amid regional rapprochement as Pyongyang expressed its willingness to hold denuclearization talks.

PYEONGCHANG 2018 - North Korean Paralympic team arrives in South Korea.... North Korea's Paralympic delegation arrived Wednesday in South Korea for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics amid regional rapprochement as Pyongyang expressed its willingness to hold denuclearization talks.The 24-member North Korean Paralympic...

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Alibaba Cloud Can Help Support Operations at Tokyo 2020
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2018-03-07 kl. 06:25     523 words
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Alibaba Cloud technology could provide innovative solutions to issues Japan’s capital city is tackling ahead of hosting the Olympic Games, said Eiji Uda, chief technology and innovation officer for the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee.

According to a Japan Times report, some eight million people are expected move around the city during the Olympics, and approximately 2.4 million people during the Paralympics. “This means the use of cloud services to support artificial

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Alizila (web)
 
   
South Korean diplomacy catalyst for breakthrough, not Trump tweets
 
 Melbourne Age     2018-03-07 kl. 06:05     646 words
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He sent a senior delegation to Pyongyang, where they were surprised on Monday to find their dinner host was Kim. Now North Korea has yielded.

The next test for this tentative detente will be whether the US and South Korea continue will plans to hold a large military drill after the Paralympics finish on March 18.

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Sydney Morning Herald (web)
 
   
Photo Journal: Prepared for the Paralympics (2018/3/3)
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2018-03-07 kl. 05:59     76 words
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Representatives from Japan's Winter Paralympic team pose at Tokyo's Haneda Airport, ahead of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics in South Korea, on March 3, 2018.

Photo Journal: Prepared for the Paralympics (2018/3/3).... Representatives from Japan's Winter Paralympic team pose at Tokyo's Haneda Airport, ahead of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics in South Korea, on March 3, 2018.On this day, members of the country's Paralympic...
 
   
Japanese athletes take part in Pyeongchang Paralympic welcome ceremony
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2018-03-07 kl. 05:47     175 words
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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -- With just a few days left until the start of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics on March 9, the Japanese delegation was welcomed into the Paralympic Village here on March 6.

Japanese athletes take part in Pyeongchang Paralympic welcome ceremony.... With just a few days left until the start of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics on March 9, the Japanese delegation was welcomed into the Paralympic Village here on March 6.A total of 25 Japanese Paralympic...

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Mainichi Daily News (web)
 
   
N. Korean athletes arrive in the South for Paralympics
 
 Yahoo! Singapore     2018-03-07 kl. 05:43     243 words
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North Korean athletes arrive to participate in the Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang More North Korean athletes and delegates arrived in the South

N. Korean athletes arrive in the South for Paralympics.... North Korean athletes arrive to participate in the Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang More North Korean athletes and delegates arrived in the South. ...Wednesday to take part in the Winter Paralympics...

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N. Korea's Paralympics delegation arrives in South Korea
 
 Arirang     2018-03-07 kl. 05:19     86 words
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North Korea's 24-member Paralympics delegation arrived in South Korea today using the western land route. Two North Korean sit-skiers will participate in cross-country skiing on March 11th and 14th.

N. Korea's Paralympics delegation arrives in South Korea.... North Korea's 24-member Paralympics delegation arrived in South Korea today using the western land route.... Two North Korean sit-skiers will participate in cross-country skiing on March 11th and 14th.The International Paralympic Committee invited North Korea to the PyeongChang Winter Paralympics...

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Enews.Shafaqna.com (web)
 
   
Azizul and Jun Hoong stand out
 
 thestar.com.my     2018-03-07 kl. 05:15     528 words
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KUALA LUMPUR: Track cyclist Azizulhasni Awang (pic, left) and diver Cheong Jun Hoong (pic, right) are the leading contenders for the two main categories – the Sportsman and Sports­woman of the Year – at the 2017 Na­tio­nal Sports Awards next Wednesday.

The 2016 Rio Paralympics long jump champion became the first para athlete to do so.... The other nine honours up for grabs are best male and female team, best male and female Paralympian, best male and female coach, sports leadership, special award and...
 
   
Hull Trains will soon have bigger carriages after £60m investment
 
 Hull Daily Mail     2018-03-07 kl. 05:04     683 words
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Hull Trains has affirmed its commitment to £60 million investment into fleet improvements, with five new trains being developed for the company to use from next year.

on the Docklands Light Railway during the London Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
PyeongChang skies to be lit by fireworks during Paralympics
 
 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2018-03-07 kl. 05:04     17 words
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SEOUL, March 7 (Yonhap) -- The night skies of PyeongChang will be lit up during the PyeongChang

PyeongChang skies to be lit by fireworks during Paralympics.

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Sports calendar, March 7-8
 
 San Francisco Chronicle     2018-03-07 kl. 05:03     603 words
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Baseball Spring training 10a N.Y. Yankees vs. N.Y. Mets MLBNet 1p L.A. Dodgers vs. L.A. Angels MLBNet 5p Chicago Cubs vs. Cleveland MLBNet College basketball Men, conference tournaments 9a ACC: Louisville vs.

Louis at Sharks NBCSCA (98.5) Paralympics 3a Fri.
 
   
PyeongChang 2018: Spotlight on snowboard
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-03-07 kl. 05:01     272 words
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Sport returns for its second straight Paralympics with more medal events and athletes Snowboard returns to the Paralympic Winter Games for the second time after its debut at Sochi 2014 .

Sport returns for its second straight Paralympics with more medal events and athletes Snowboard returns to the Paralympic Winter Games for the second time after its debut at Sochi 2014 .Athletes will compete over two days in two disciplines:
 
   
Off-the-snow rapport key to Paralympics success for alpine skier Wild
 
 Yahoo! Singapore     2018-03-07 kl. 04:43     581 words
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Wild and Millie Knight have spent time building their partnership off the snow – including going to a concert last summer More Getting on with

Off-the-snow rapport key to Paralympics success for alpine skier Wild.... Wild and Millie Knight have spent time building their partnership off the snow – including going to a concert last summer More Getting on with. ...each other from day one and trusting the other 100 per cent – Paralympic...
 
   
Nicky Wagner off to the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang
 
 Newstalk ZB     2018-03-07 kl. 04:33     26 words
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Chris Lynch spoke to National MP Nicky Wagner ahead of her trip to South Korea to watch the 2018 Winter Paralympics which kick off this Saturday.

Nicky Wagner off to the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang.... Chris Lynch spoke to National MP Nicky Wagner ahead of her trip to South Korea to watch the 2018 Winter Paralympics which kick off this Saturday.
 
   
Meet some more of your Commonwealth Games volunteers
 
 Redland City Bulletin     2018-03-07 kl. 04:32     1233 words
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Jodie Jones will be a fleet driver at the games. HERE are some of the Redland’s Commonwealth Game volunteers who are excited to step into their roles in April. Jodie Jones is volunteering as a fleet driver for the Commonwealth Games.

She has volunteers  at the Sydney 2000 Paralympics in basketball and wheelchair rugby, in 2005 at the Melbourne Deaf Olympics, the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne and many more events. “I have met some amazing people along the way and
 
   
Real Madrid beats PSG, advances to Champions...
 
 Dotemirates.com     2018-03-07 kl. 04:25     739 words
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Cristiano Ronaldo punished Paris Saint-Germain's slack defending once again, scoring a powerful second-half header as Real Madrid cruised into the Champions League quarter-final with a 2-1 win on Tuesday.

The Afghanistan veteran says the team is aiming for gold at the Pyeongchang Paralympics.
 
   
The Hula Report: Shaking Hands With North Korea
 
 Around The Rings     2018-03-07 kl. 04:21     23 words
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(ATR) North Korea heads to its first Winter Paralympics. Donald Trump takes credit for Olympic peace moves. ATR Editor Ed Hula has more.

(ATR) North Korea heads to its first Winter Paralympics.

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Korean-American White House Official to Attend Paralympics
 
 Digital Chosun     2018-03-07 kl. 03:51     140 words
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Marcia Lee Kelly, a Korean-American deputy assistant to U.S. President Donald Trump and director of the White House Office of Management and Administration, will visit the Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang that open Friday. The U.S.

Korean-American White House Official to Attend Paralympics.... President Donald Trump and director of the White House Office of Management and Administration, will visit the Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang that open Friday.
 
   
Olympic Legacy Foundation announces multi-million projects
 
 Park Record     2018-03-07 kl. 03:36     578 words
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Colin Hilton, president of the Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation, went before the Summit County Council last week to ask the county's help in securing bond financing for three multi-million-dollar projects.

While the projects would support the foundation's mission to serve world-class athletes, they are also "very important to Utah's positioning efforts to bring back an Olympic and Paralympic Games to Utah," according to a county staff report.
 
   
Teacher advocates for better disability welfare
 
 China.org.cn     2018-03-07 kl. 03:34     415 words
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Zhang Lili, a disabled teacher appealed for a more disability-friendly environment in China at the annual session of China's top advisory body.

the disabled in seven different places, including aiding disabled people to find a job, developing special education and preparing well for the Winter Paralympic Games in Beijing.
 
   
(LEAD) N. Korean delegation to Paralympics arrives in S. Korea
 
 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2018-03-07 kl. 03:29     16 words
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(LEAD) (ATTN: UPDATES with more info thro EXPANDS dateline) SEOUL/PAJU, South Korea, March 7

(LEAD) N. Korean delegation to Paralympics arrives in S.
 
   
Samsung to hand out Galaxy Note 8 to athletes at PyeongChang Paralympics
 
 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2018-03-07 kl. 03:29     16 words
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By Kang Yoon-seung SEOUL, March 7 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co.

Samsung to hand out Galaxy Note 8 to athletes at PyeongChang Paralympics.
 
   
Srisaket receives MVP honour
 
 Bangkok Post     2018-03-07 kl. 03:29     388 words
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Srisaket Sor Rungvisai lifts the MVP trophy. PR WBC super-flyweight champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai was named the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the year at the 12th Siamkeela (Siam Sport) Awards yesterday.

Former badminton star Preecha Sopajaree became a Hall of Famer while shuttler Amnuay Vejvitharn received the best disabled athlete award.
 
   
MIL-OSI China: CPPCC member calls on better support for winter sports
 
 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2018-03-07 kl. 03:22     429 words
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Source: A member of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) called on Beijing to better support winter sports ahead of the upcoming 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

Source: A member of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) called on Beijing to better support winter sports ahead of the upcoming 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.The CPPCC member, Wang...
 
   
N. Korean Paralympic Delegation Arrives in South
 
 Korea Broadcasting System     2018-03-07 kl. 03:18     96 words
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North Korean athletes and officials participating in the PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games arrived in South Korea on Wednesday morning via the overland Gyeongui Line.

N. Korean Paralympic Delegation Arrives in South.... North Korean athletes and officials participating in the PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games arrived in South Korea on Wednesday morning via the overland Gyeongui Line.The 24 delegates, including six...

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Korea Aims for Top-10 Finish at Pyeongchang Paralympics
 
 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2018-03-07 kl. 03:14     14 words
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Over 80 Korean athletes and sports officials participating in the Winter Paralympics in

Korea Aims for Top-10 Finish at Pyeongchang Paralympics.... Over 80 Korean athletes and sports officials participating in the Winter Paralympics in. ...Pyeongchan.
 
   
Korean-American White House Official to Attend Paralympics
 
 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2018-03-07 kl. 03:14     17 words
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Marcia Lee Kelly, a Korean-American deputy assistant to U.S.

Korean-American White House Official to Attend Paralympics.
 
   
Samsung to hand out Galaxy Note 8 to athletes at PyeongChang Paralympics
 
 Korea Herald     2018-03-07 kl. 03:10     241 words
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Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it will hand out free Galaxy Note 8 smartphones to participants in the PyeongChang Winter Paralympics slated to kick off this week.

Samsung to hand out Galaxy Note 8 to athletes at PyeongChang Paralympics.... Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it will hand out free Galaxy Note 8 smartphones to participants in the PyeongChang Winter Paralympics slated to kick off this week.The...

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US to Continue Routine Defensive Drills With Allies After South Korea Olympics
 
 Sputnik     2018-03-07 kl. 03:10     207 words
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WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States and its allies will continue conducting routine defensive exercises near the Korean peninsula after the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, a senior US administration official told reporters.

Paralympics, it’s only natural that our routine defensive exercises will resume," the official said on Tuesday.
 
   
Natalie Wilkie takes off for the Paralympics
 
 Lake Country Calendar     2018-03-07 kl. 03:04     556 words
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Far from allowing an accident to sap her spirit to succeed, Natalie Wilkie of Salmon Arm has solidified her place as one of the most talented skiers in Canada and earned a spot on Team Canada for the 2018 Paralympics in Pyeongchang.

Natalie Wilkie takes off for the Paralympics.... Far from allowing an accident to sap her spirit to succeed, Natalie Wilkie of Salmon Arm has solidified her place as one of the most talented skiers in Canada and earned a spot on Team Canada for the 2018 Paralympics...

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Koreas agree to hold landmark summit talks at border village in April
 
 Axis of Logic     2018-03-07 kl. 02:54     921 words
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Pyongyang indicates it would give up nuclear weapons for security guarantee, official says North Korean leader Kim Jong-un greets a member of the

The U.S. and South Korea had agreed to a pause in joint military exercises — which rankle the North Koreans — for the Olympics and Paralympics, which begin on Thursday and run through March 18.
 
   
N. Korean delegation to Paralympics arrives in S. Korea
 
 Enews.Shafaqna.com     2018-03-07 kl. 02:34     15 words
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SEOUL, March 7 (Yonhap) -- A 24-member North Korean delegation to the PyeongChang Winter

N. Korean delegation to Paralympics arrives in S.... A 24-member North Korean delegation to the PyeongChang Winter. ...Paralymp.
 
   
That’s A Wrap! See What Team USA’s Student-Athletes Said About Their Experience In PyeongChang
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-03-07 kl. 02:18     681 words
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, 6:20 p.m. (ET) With the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, Team USA athletes brought home 23 medals from South Korea. Of the 58 U.S. medalists, 50 percent are current or former collegiate student-athletes.

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Trump touts ‘positive’ Korea talks but wants action
 
 WGOW 1150 AM     2018-03-07 kl. 01:48     1234 words
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WASHINGTON (CNN) – President Donald Trump called the news that North Korea is willing to talk to the United States about giving up its nuclear weapons

And despite encouraging rhetoric coming from Pyongyang, the US and South Korea expect to go forward with their joint military exercises, according to the administration official. “At the end of the Olympics and Paralympics, it’s only natural

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Yonhap news advisory for Wednesday March 7
 
 Yonhap News Agency     2018-03-07 kl. 01:27     111 words
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The following stories are scheduled to be covered by Yonhap News Agency. Your queries are welcome. Yonhap's English-language news desk can be reached by telephone at 82-2-398-3451 (general) and 82-2-398-3460 (economics), and by email at jjhwang@yna.co.

N.K. Paralympics delegates to arrive in South. --
 
   
Kwevira bronze places her third in the Commonwealth rankings
 
 Daily Post - Vanuatu     2018-03-07 kl. 01:22     465 words
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In an amazing result, Friana Kwevira has won a bronze medal in an internally rated javelin competition in Melbourne Australia on Saturday.

In an amazing result, Friana Kwevira has won a bronze medal in an internally rated javelin competition in Melbourne Australia on Saturday.A right arm amputee, this was Friana’s first International Paralympic Committee (IPC) sanctioned event on
 
   
Humiliated Blade Runner: Sobbing Pistorius walks without prosthetic legs
 
 Emirates247     2018-03-07 kl. 00:53     1454 words
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A sobbing Oscar Pistorius on Wednesday hobbled on his stumps across a courtroom to demonstrate his physical vulnerability to a judge who will decide next month how long he goes to prison for murder.

Wearing shorts, the Paralympic athlete held onto wooden benches for support as he walked unsteadily through the courtroom.... Pistorius reached the pinnacle of his fame in London 2012 when he became the first double amputee to run in the Olympics, reaching the 400 meters semi-finals, before taking two golds in the Paralympics...
 
   
Ali Muhammad Brown admits to killing Brendan Tevlin as part of 'jihad'
 
 North Jersey.com     2018-03-07 kl. 00:34     428 words
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Trump touts 'positive' Korea talks but wants action
 
 CNN     2018-03-07 kl. 00:24     1234 words
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Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump called the news that North Korea is willing to talk to the United States about giving up its nuclear weapons

"At the end of the Olympics and Paralympics, it's only natural that our routine defensive exercises will resume.

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Braydon Luscombe carries momentum to Paralympics
 
 TheGoldenStar.net     2018-03-07 kl. 00:19     650 words
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The timing was pretty much perfect.

Braydon Luscombe carries momentum to Paralympics.... The timing was pretty much perfect.At his last event prior to the 2018 Paralympics, Cowichan Valley-raised alpine skier Braydon Luscombe earned his second-ever World Cup podium finish, placing third in...
 
   
This Paralympic Gold Medalist's Workout Would Smoke AnyoneRead More
 
 AskMen Canada     2018-03-07 kl. 00:16     559 words
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Trending News: This Paralympic Gold Medalist's Workout Would Smoke Anyone March 6, 2018 Share Tweet Having Winter Olympic withdrawals? Fortunately, there's a remedy for that.

This Paralympic Gold Medalist's Workout Would Smoke AnyoneRead More.... Trending News: This Paralympic Gold Medalist's Workout Would Smoke Anyone March 6, 2018 Share Tweet Having Winter Olympic withdrawals?... Fortunately, there's a remedy for that.The fiercely competitive Paralympic...

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2018 Winter Paralympics TV and live stream schedule
 
 Comcast SportsNet     2018-03-07 kl. 00:15     1101 words
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Watch live streams and get TV listings and schedule information for the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang See below for full live stream and TV listings for the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang.

2018 Winter Paralympics TV and live stream schedule.... Watch live streams and get TV listings and schedule information for the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang See below for full live stream and TV listings for the 2018 Winter Paralympics in...

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Passaic officials try to stem the region’s rising drug toll
 
 North Jersey.com     2018-03-07 kl. 00:11     669 words
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Falconets in Pot 2 for W’Cup draw
 
 Nigeria Punch     2018-03-07 kl. 00:07     325 words
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’Tana Aiyejina The Super Falconets are in Pot 2 for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 final draw scheduled for Thursday in Rennes, France.

The duo would be assisted by former France and Manchester United defender Mikael Silvestre, veteran Olympique Lyonnais midfielder, Camille Abily, Paralympian and gold medallist in sailing at Athens 2004 and Rio 2016, Damien Seguin, and Aela

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Two-Time Olympian Mike Alexandrov Receives 1-Year Doping Ban
 
 SwimSwam     2018-03-07 kl. 00:05     282 words
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By on SwimSwam Two-time Olympian  Mike Alexandrov has accepted a one-year doping ban due to testing positive for benzoylecgonine and methylecgonine, USADA   announced Tuesday . Benzoylecgonine and methylecgonine are metabolites of cocaine.

prohibited in-competition under the USADA Protocol for Olympic and Paralympic Movement Testing, the United States Olympic Committee National Anti-Doping Policies, and the Federation Internationale De Natation Anti-Doping Rules.
 
   
The Greatest Split Ever: Jason Lezak Recalls His Iconic 4x100 Free Leg 10 Years Later
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-03-07 kl. 00:05     1653 words
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, 4:58 p.m. (ET) (L-R) Cullen Jones, Jason Lezak, Michael Phelps, Garrett Weber-Gale pose with the gold medal in the medal ceremony for the men's 4x100-meter freestyle at the Olympic Games Beijing 2008 on Aug. 11, 2008 in Beijing.

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Trees? We don't need trees, say Nakano park planners
 
 Japan Today     2018-03-07 kl. 00:03     622 words
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Tokyo's Nakano Ward is home to a pleasant spread of greenery known to the locals as "Heiwa no Mori Koen" (Peace forest park). Or would we be premature to say "was home?" According to Weekly Playboy (Feb 12), at 7 a.m.

Nakano Ward explains the plans for the park on its home page, invoking the Olympics and Paralympics as "an opportunity to elevate healthy activity and sports" by expanding the facilities at Heiwa no Mori Park.
 
   
Author Patrick Mader visits with Waseca Intermediate School students
 
 Faribault Daily News     2018-03-06 kl. 23:51     614 words
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Persistence and determination were some of the themes of Patrick Mader's visit with Waseca students.

Persistence and determination were some of the themes of Patrick Mader's visit with Waseca students.Mader, the author of "Minnesota Gold," a book about the stories of Minnesota athletes who became Olympians and Paralympians, stopped at Waseca
 
   
This Paralympian is ready for her next medal
 
 Mother Nature Network     2018-03-06 kl. 23:49     546 words
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To say that Amy Purdy's life changed course when she was 19 years old is an understatement. Until that point, the teen's days were carefree, spent painting, listening to music and snowboarding with friends.

This Paralympian is ready for her next medal.... Instead, Purdy started a nonprofit to help others with disabilities, began petitioning to get the sport she loved added to the Paralympics and then re-invented herself as an athlete so she could represent...

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Mike Schultz, Paralympic Snowboarder tells his inspiring journey [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]
 
 TheCelebrityCafe.com     2018-03-06 kl. 23:34     302 words
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Mike Schultz didn’t let the amputation of his leg get in the way of his success in snowboarding.  In fact, he is doing so well that he will be competing in the Paralympic Games on March 12 and 16.

Mike Schultz, Paralympic Snowboarder tells his inspiring journey .... Mike Schultz didn’t let the amputation of his leg get in the way of his success in snowboarding.  In fact, he is doing so well that he will be competing in the Paralympic Games on March...
 
   
West Vancouver teen races to Paralympic Games
 
 North Shore Outlook     2018-03-06 kl. 23:31     849 words
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It’s not the hand that troubles West Vancouver’s newest Paralympian Mollie Jepsen when she’s skiing downhill at ridiculous speeds using only one pole, it’s those darned knees.

West Vancouver teen races to Paralympic Games.... It’s not the hand that troubles West Vancouver’s newest Paralympian Mollie Jepsen when she’s skiing downhill at ridiculous speeds using only one pole, it’s those darned knees.At the age of 18 Jepsen is on...
 
   
Lodi man accused of lighting bank vestibule on fire
 
 North Jersey.com     2018-03-06 kl. 23:19     167 words
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Media Watch: PyeongChang Olympics and Paralympics...
 
 Around The Rings     2018-03-06 kl. 23:17     17 words
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(ATR) Photographers flocked to the Olympics while IPC expects record TV and social media audience for Paralympics.

Media Watch: PyeongChang Olympics and Paralympics...(ATR) Photographers flocked to the Olympics while IPC expects record TV and social media audience for Paralympics.

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IWBF introduce repechage system for Paralympic and World Championship qualification
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-03-06 kl. 23:17     266 words
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The International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) has changed its qualification process for the Paralympic Games and the World Championships by introducing repechage tournaments.

IWBF introduce repechage system for Paralympic and World Championship qualification.... The International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) has changed its qualification process for the Paralympic Games and the World Championships by introducing...
 
   
Braydon Luscombe carries momentum to Paralympics
 
 Lake Cowichan Gazette     2018-03-06 kl. 23:07     16 words
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Second Paralympics for veteran alpine skier from Duncan The post appeared first on Lake Cowichan Gazette .

Braydon Luscombe carries momentum to Paralympics.... Second Paralympics for veteran alpine skier from Duncan The post appeared first on Lake Cowichan Gazette .Kevin Rothbauer.
 
   
U.S., South Korea plan massive joint military exercise to start end of March
 
 NBCNews.com     2018-03-06 kl. 23:05     499 words
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5:03 pm ET by WASHINGTON — Annual U.S. and South Korean military exercises could begin as early as the end of this month, say three U.S. defense officials.

The exercises are usually conducted in March and April, but in December South Korean President Moon Jae-In told NBC News his country was pushing the U.S. to postpone the exercises until after the Winter Olympics and Paralympics in PyeongChang,

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US-NKorea-SKorea-nuclear-diplomacy-military
 
 Namibia Press Agency     2018-03-06 kl. 23:01     75 words
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Contributed by NAMPA / AFP. URGENT US says Korean military exercises to 'resume' despite talks offer Washington, March 6, 2018 (AFP) - The United

"After the Olympics and Paralympics it is only natural that our routine defensive exercises will resume," the official said on condition of anonymity.

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Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Exploratory Process
 
 DenverGov.org     2018-03-06 kl. 22:52     64 words
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x Paying online? The City of Denver recently implemented a security enhancement to better protect our online payment processing system.  As a result of this enhancement, we are no longer able to accept payments from non-current browsers.

Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Exploratory Process. x Paying online?
 
   
Ex-Spurs nutritionist on working with Mauricio Pochettino and Harry Kane's recipe for success
 
 Football.London     2018-03-06 kl. 22:35     1219 words
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Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane's transformation into a football superstar has been one of the game's great stories in recent years and one man more than played his part in helping in his emergence on to the world stage.

He also worked with plenty of athletes in the build up to the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London.
 
   
RYA Dinghy Show hailed a success as thousands of sailors defy ‘Beast from the East’
 
 Brixham News     2018-03-06 kl. 22:33     520 words
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RYA Dinghy Show 2018 Thousands of dinghy sailing enthusiasts from across the UK and even further, flocked to Alexandra Palace for the 67th RYA Dinghy Show presented by Suzuki in association with Yachts and Yachting and Gill.

Expert talks on the Suzuki Main Stage and Knowledge Zone attracted large audiences with speakers including double Olympic medalist and Volvo Ocean Race winning skipper Ian Walker, foiling expert Alan Hillman and Paralympic Gold medalist Helena
 
   
Soldier switches from forward to goal on Canada’s Paralympic hockey team
 
 New Hamburg Independent     2018-03-06 kl. 22:05     23 words
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Puzzled looks and furrowed brows greeted Dominic Larocque when he showed up in goalie gear at a Canadian para ice hockey team camp.

Soldier switches from forward to goal on Canada’s Paralympic hockey team.

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Green Bay native competing in 3rd Paralympic games
 
 WLUK     2018-03-06 kl. 21:37     423 words
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by Suamico native Penny Greely prepares for the Paralympic games in Pyeonchang (WLUK). ASHWAUBENON (WLUK) -- Wheelchair curling came naturally to Penny Greely.

Green Bay native competing in 3rd Paralympic games. by Suamico native Penny Greely prepares for the Paralympic games in Pyeonchang (WLUK).... Greely didn't break on to the Paralympic scene in curling though. after the 1996 summer games in Atlanta she...

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If you can make it here
 
 Big Issue North     2018-03-06 kl. 21:01     1886 words
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Wherever you travel in the north of England, you’re never far away from a conversation about sport.

While Kadeena Cox has found no small measure of fame for her huge achievements in the Paralympics, and gymnast Joe Fox will be competing for Trinidad & Tobago, Golding could be one of Team England’s outside hopes in the swim meet.
 
   
President Trump Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Korea for the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games
 
 ImperialValleyNews     2018-03-06 kl. 20:47     148 words
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Washington, DC - President Donald J. Trump today announced the members of the Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Korea to attend the Opening Ceremony and events of the 2018 PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games beginning Friday, March 9, 2018.

President Trump Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Korea for the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.... Washington, DC - President Donald J. Trump today announced the members of the Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Korea to attend the Opening Ceremony and events of the 2018 PyeongChang Paralympic...
 
   
Which Of These Five Team USA Men Shined Brightest In PyeongChang? You Vote!
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-03-06 kl. 20:45     1109 words
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, 12:50 p.m. (ET) (L-R) Red Gerard, John-Henry Krueger, Chris Mazdzer, Shaun White and David Wise are nominated for Male Olympic Athlete of the Games as part of Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of the Games.

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Josh Pauls Uses Sense Of Humor, Love For The Sport In Quest Toward Team USA’s Third Straight Sled Hockey Gold
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-03-06 kl. 20:44     777 words
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, 1:45 p.m. (ET) Josh Pauls poses for a portrait during the Team USA Media Summit ahead of the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on Sept. 27, 2017 in Park City, Utah.

(ET) Josh Pauls poses for a portrait during the Team USA Media Summit ahead of the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on Sept....are the same as me. Now let's see what I can do.'” At the last two Paralympic Winter Games, Pauls, a defenseman, won...
 
   
Increased Interest In Paralympic Games Shines A Light On Athletes
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-03-06 kl. 20:44     1057 words
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, 1:25 p.m. (ET) When Amy Purdy began snowboarding on two prosthetic legs, she thought she was the only one in the world.

Increased Interest In Paralympic Games Shines A Light On Athletes. , 1:25 p.m....the Paralympics when I first lost my legs.... I’d never heard of the Paralympics.” Purdy is 38 now, years removed from the amputation of both legs below the knees because of...
 
   
How To Watch The Paralympics 2018 In PyeongChang
 
 Bustle     2018-03-06 kl. 20:37     629 words
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Though most of us have already come down from the hype of the winter Olympics that ended on Feb.

How To Watch The Paralympics 2018 In PyeongChang.... Though most of us have already come down from the hype of the winter Olympics that ended on Feb.25, it's time to gear up and get excited for the 2018 winter Paralympics in PyeongChang — the...
 
   
Russia endorses North Korea 'Olympic reconciliation' on Facebook
 
 UPI     2018-03-06 kl. 20:36     385 words
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March 6 (UPI) -- The Russian ambassador to North Korea met with North Korean foreign ministry official Choi Sun Hee, a sign Pyongyang's efforts at engagement may be taking place with other members of the stalled six-party talks.

North Korea is expected to engage in another round of civic exchange during the upcoming Paralympics in the South.

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IoD Open House – a business opportunity not to be missed
 
 Director     2018-03-06 kl. 20:33     837 words
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For the first time in its storied history, the IoD’s annual showpiece will take the form of a three-day business festival .

Paralympian, crossbench peer and broadcaster.... Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson is one of Great Britain’s greatest Paralympians and a member of the House of Lords.
 
   
Can South Korea Really Defuse the North's Nuclear Threat?
 
 Center for a New American Security     2018-03-06 kl. 20:27     202 words
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South Korea’s high-powered envoys sent to Pyongyang to prepare for a possible summit have apparently extracted from Kim Jong Un’s regime an idea that

The more immediate question is how to pursue both North-South and North Korean-U.S. diplomatic tracks after the Paralympics in Pyeongchang.
 
   
Op/Ed Feedback: Shawn Smeallie
 
 Thoroughbred Daily News     2018-03-06 kl. 20:24     844 words
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Shawn Smeallie | The Jockey Club Shawn Smeallie is Executive Director of The Coalition for Horse Racing Integrity I agree with Eric Hamelback in his Feb.

Olympic, Paralympic, Pan American, and Parapan American sport, and the UFC.
 
   
'Proud of our guys'
 
 Foster's Daily Democrat     2018-03-06 kl. 20:13     650 words
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By news@seacoastonline.com DURHAM — Pads slamming against the boards circling the rink, pucks flying through the air and players sliding across the ice with calculated precision.

Paralympics have joined forces to create the current model for sled hockey and sled hockey development.

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The P.A. People Keep Clear-Com Intercom Systems Running for the PyeongChang Olympics and Paralympics
 
 Live Production     2018-03-06 kl. 20:13     429 words
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The Clear-Com systems are used for the sports A/V presentation in the venues. Intercom together with timing and results information is linked back to the Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) and into the actual sport federation itself.

The P.A. People Keep Clear-Com Intercom Systems Running for the PyeongChang Olympics and Paralympics.... After the successful completion of the prime games in 15 locations Clear-Com`s gear is now used at the six locations for the Paralympic games.
 
   
No Boston Olympics co-chairman to speak at public debate on possible Denver bid for 2030 Winter Games
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-03-06 kl. 20:10     448 words
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A leading member of the campaign group which forced Boston to abandon its 2024 Summer Olympic Games bid has been confirmed among the speakers at the first public debate on whether Denver should enter the race for the 2030 winter race.

The meeting will try to find out whether there is support in Denver to back a bid for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.... Denver had originally been targeting the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympics but the United States Olympic Committee...
 
   
Media Women Forum holds talks on women participation in politics
 
 News Express Nigeria     2018-03-06 kl. 20:07     363 words
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By News Express on 06/03/2018 Share on Tweet Views: 22 •Media Women Forum Convener, Janet Mba Afolabi Media Women Forum is set to hold talks on “Mobilizing Women for Politics” to mark the International Women’s Day.

Team Nigeria rocks Rio 2016 Paralympic Games; grabs...
 
   
Para athletic selection
 
 HT Syndication     2018-03-06 kl. 19:58     83 words
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The Paralympic Association of Assam will conduct a selection trial to prepare the State team for the 18th National Para Athletic Championship to be held at Panchkula, Haryana from March 25 to 29.
 
   
Students to be stationed at Paralympic Winter Games prosthetic ‘pit lane’
 
 University Of Bristol     2018-03-06 kl. 19:58     255 words
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Two PhD students from the University of Bristol will be travelling to South Korea this week [8 March] where they will be assisting within the Repair Service Centre at the Paralympic Winter Games.

Students to be stationed at Paralympic Winter Games prosthetic ‘pit lane’.... Two PhD students from the University of Bristol will be travelling to South Korea this week where they will be assisting within the Repair Service Centre at the Paralympic...

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Cup Semi Fixture Confirmed
 
 Rangers FC     2018-03-06 kl. 19:56     154 words
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THE Scottish FA have today confirmed that the William Hill Scottish Cup semi final against Celtic will be on Sunday 15 April. The match, to be played at Hampden Park, will kick off at 14:30 and will be live on Sky Sports.

Sky Sports’ Charles Paterson hosted the draw with two-time Scottish Cup winner Neil Alexander alongside Grand Slam and Paralympic gold-winning tennis star and Gers fan Gordon Reid conducting it.
 
   
More Paralympic content than ever to be broadcast
 
 Media in Canada     2018-03-06 kl. 19:45     44 words
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More Paralympic content than ever to be broadcast.
 
   
Eden Prairie's Mark Mann to compete in Paralympics
 
 Prior Lake American     2018-03-06 kl. 19:41     18 words
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, like it was yesterday. He remembers its bluebird sky, its bright yellow sunshine and its 80-degree temperatures.

Eden Prairie's Mark Mann to compete in Paralympics. , like it was yesterday.
 
   
The Week In Team USA Results: Feb. 27-March 5
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-03-06 kl. 19:38     804 words
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, 1:09 p.m. (ET) Phil Mickelson poses after winning the WGC-Mexico Championship on March 4, 2018 in Mexico City. Sign up to receive Team USA Sports Scene , a weekly digital newsletter that highlights standout performances of U.S.

Olympic and Paralympic family, and track Team USA athletes as they compete around the globe with a preview of upcoming events.... U.S. Paralympics Announces 2018 U.S.... Paraylympic Team: U.S. Paralympics named 74 athletes to the 2018 U.S.
 
   
Canadian Paralympic hockey player on switch from forward to goal
 
 Today's Farmer     2018-03-06 kl. 19:24     34 words
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Canadian para hockey goalie Dominic Larocque says despite being a forward for years, he always dreamed of playing in net. The Afghanistan veteran says the team is aiming for gold at the Pyeongchang Paralympics.

Canadian Paralympic hockey player on switch from forward to goal.... The Afghanistan veteran says the team is aiming for gold at the Pyeongchang Paralympics.
 
   
Former Virgin Sport exec Victoria Brumfield becomes Chief of Staff at USA Triathlon
 
 Triathlonbusiness.com     2018-03-06 kl. 19:21     571 words
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USA Triathlon has appointed Victoria Brumfield as its Chief of Staff, a new position created to direct strategic planning, manage and streamline the organization’s operational plan, and directly oversee human resources, finance and information technology.

Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
No permit required: That roofing and siding job just got cheaper
 
 North Jersey.com     2018-03-06 kl. 19:15     838 words
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CLOSE Getting ready for another nor'easter, a Franklin Lakes athlete competes in the Paralympics and where to find the best Neapolitan Pizza in North Jersey - all in "6 things to know in New Jersey on Tuesday." John C.

CLOSE Getting ready for another nor'easter, a Franklin Lakes athlete competes in the Paralympics and where to find the best Neapolitan Pizza in North Jersey - all in "6 things to know in New Jersey on Tuesday."

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Mike Pence offered an unusual response to North Korea potentially embracing the idea of denuclearizing
 
 Bullfax.com     2018-03-06 kl. 19:14     597 words
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Vice President Mike Pence responded to what South Korea reported as Kim Jong Un embracing the idea of denuclearizing his country to advance the peace process by implying the US may still use military force.

North Korea's Winter Olympic cheer squad got pulled from the Paralympics — and it could be because Kim Jong Un thinks they weren't good enough.
 
   
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 Community Press Canada     2018-03-06 kl. 19:13     32 words
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Pair in their 70s cycle New Zealand
 
 New Zealand Herald     2018-03-06 kl. 19:13     494 words
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Cycling the length of New Zealand has "always been on the bucket list" for Rotorua man Ray Hewlett and, at the age of 71, he has ticked it off.

for cycling. The pair, self-named the CapeBluffers, cycled from Cape Brett to Bluff in less than a month to raise money for Paralympics New Zealand and Waikato Paralympic cyclist Tim Williams, Barry's nephew, who broke his neck playing rugby as a...
 
   
How to Overcome Challenges to Achieve Your Goals - Sammi Kinghorn, Paralympian & World Record Holder
 
 Disabled World     2018-03-06 kl. 19:10     689 words
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Published: 2018-03-06 : Author: Hannah Cooke : Contact: hannah.c@atom42.co.

Sammi Kinghorn, Paralympian & World Record Holder.... Paralympian and World Record Holder Sammi Kinghorn, was paralysed from the waist downwards at aged 14.... Sammi Kinghorn, Paralympian & World Record Holder -