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Laddar för den stora drömmen: "Vi satsar på att ta hem guldet till Eskilstuna"
 
 Eskilstuna-Kuriren Plus     2018-04-28 kl. 07:00     803 words
 
Fina räddningar, snygga mål, läckra passningar och en stor portion glädje. Vi fick äran att vara med på ett av Parasport Eskilstunas träningspass inför Special Olympics som blir lagets allra första turnering.

Vi fick äran att vara med på ett av Parasport Eskilstunas träningspass inför Special Olympics som blir lagets allra första turnering.-... Jag har varit med i Parasport Eskilstuna under många år och ledde Skurus handbollslag i Special Olympics och kände...
 
   
Ett hästjobb att ta sig till Abu Dhabi
 
 Lokaltidningen Stenungsund Tjörn Orust Plus     2018-04-28 kl. 07:00     504 words
 
Tio startande, två tävlingsdagar och en kamp om två platser "Man siktar på att komma så högt som möjligt - Abu Dhabi hade varit kul" säger Maria Persson som tillsammans med klubbkompisen Mathilda Persson från Spekeröds Ridklubb ska kvala till

Skillnaden gentemot paralympics är att den senare handlar om fysiska funktionsnedsättningar. -
 
   
Ölänningarna cyklar med kändiselit runt Vättern
 
 Ölandsbladet     2018-04-28 kl. 00:00     542 words
 
OS-silver-triatleten Lisa Nordén, popsångaren och Ironman-atleten Daniel Adams Ray och flerfaldige OS-guldmedaljören på skridskor Tomas Gustafson. Samt Carl Johan Ekelund och Fredrik Henning från Borgholm CK.

Ska man vara ärlig är jag en av väldigt få "Svenssons", det är skridskoåkaren Thomas Gustafsson, det är Björn Becksmo från SVT sport, det är Daniel Adams Ray och paralympiern Anna Beck samt några kända bloggare.
 
   
90 dansanta på FUB dans
 
 Älvsbyn Just Nu     2018-04-27 kl. 22:12     159 words
 
På fredagskvällen hölls traditionell FUB dans på Forum med Älvsby Parasport som arrangör. 90 betalande från fykanten. Johanna Nilsson, Matias Salin och Helen Åström från Älvsbyn dansade i tre timmar.

På fredagskvällen hölls traditionell FUB dans på Forum med Älvsby Parasport som arrangör.
 
   
"Vi träffade rätt ganska tidigt..."
 
 Expressen     2018-04-27 kl. 14:22     737 words
 
Hästen Lionel är Solvallatränaren Daniel Redéns vapen i Olympiatravets final...

Hästen Lionel är Solvallatränaren Daniel Redéns vapen i Olympiatravets final...
 
   
En vecka kvar till årets största idrottstävling i Göteborg
 
 MyNewsdesk     2018-04-27 kl. 13:00     300 words
 
Pressmeddelande * Apr 27, 2018 13:00 CEST Om en vecka är det äntligen dags, Special Olympic Games avgörs i Göteborg den 4-6/5. Närmare 1000 deltagare från hela landet väntas, vilket är rekord.

Simning. Plats: Valhalla simhall. Judo. Plats: Valhalla judohall. Friidrott. Plats: Slottsskogsvallen. Golf. Plats: Torslanda GK. Ridning. Plats: Rödbo Lunnagård. Basket. Plats: Pjäshallen. Tennis: Plats: Ullevi TK. Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet...
 
   
Botkyrka-badhus får rejält utökade öppettider
 
 Lokaltidningen Mitt i     2018-04-27 kl. 11:32     474 words
 
Nyheter Botkyrka-badhus får rejält utökade öppettider 2018, kl. 11:32 Uppdaterad 27 april 2018, kl. 11:52 De som gillar att simma och bada kan se fram emot bättre tider - bokstavligen.

Däremot får Botkyrka-Huddinge handikappidrott ändrade tider från klockan 9-11 på söndagar till 8-10 på söndagar.
 
   
Utrikeskrönikan
 
 Sveriges Radio P1     2018-04-27 kl. 07:15     440 words
 
27 april 2018. Bogotá. Bogotá, fredag. Jag fick sista platsen, längst bak i minibussen.

Jag tänkte på reportaget jag gjorde inför Paralympics i Rio de Janeiro, där nästan alla amputerade deltagare i den brasilianska truppen skadats i bilkrockar och motorcykelolyckor.
 
   
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Great white shark filmmakers clash with rivals at sea over use of 'chum' to lure sharks
 
 ABC Online     2018-04-28 kl. 08:42     799 words
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Rival filmmakers have come face-to-face on the water above what is claimed to be one of the world's 'top' great white shark hotspots, over the previous use of bait to lure the sharks.

Paralympian Sean Pollard lost his left arm and right hand at the same beach in 2014 and local Zac Golebiowski had his leg bitten off above the knee at Wharton Beach in 2006.
 
   
Team USA Divers Win Bronze In Both Men’s Synchro Events At Montreal World Series
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-04-28 kl. 08:00     363 words
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, 3:03 a.m. (ET) Michael Hixon (L) and Sam Dorman celebrate winning bronze in men's 3-meter synchro at the FINA Diving World Series on April 27, 2018 in Montreal.

Looking for breaking news, videos, Olympic and Paralympic team bios all at your fingertips?
 
   
Sam Mikulak Claims First International All-Around Win In 3 Years, Leads Team USA To Gold
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-04-28 kl. 08:00     479 words
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, 10:21 p.m. (ET) The U.S. men's gymnastics team prepares to compete at the 2018 Pacific Rim Championships on April 27, 2018 in Medellin, Colombia. Two-time Olympian Sam Mikulak displayed his best Friday night at the 2018 Pacific Rim Championships.

Looking for breaking news, videos, Olympic and Paralympic team bios all at your fingertips?
 
   
Ett hästjobb att ta sig till Abu Dhabi
 
 Lokaltidningen Stenungsund Tjörn Orust Plus     2018-04-28 kl. 07:00     504 words
 
Tio startande, två tävlingsdagar och en kamp om två platser "Man siktar på att komma så högt som möjligt - Abu Dhabi hade varit kul" säger Maria Persson som tillsammans med klubbkompisen Mathilda Persson från Spekeröds Ridklubb ska kvala till

Skillnaden gentemot paralympics är att den senare handlar om fysiska funktionsnedsättningar. -
 
   
Trump found Paralympics ‘tough to watch’
 
 Worldnews EasyBranches     2018-04-28 kl. 06:31     208 words
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Trump found Paralympics ‘tough to watch’.
 
   
Trump found Paralympics ‘tough to watch’
 
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Trump found Paralympics ‘tough to watch’.
 
   
Trump found Paralympics ‘tough to watch’
 
 Byron Shire News     2018-04-28 kl. 05:59     515 words
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US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has come under fire for bizarre comments he made in a speech at an event with Team USA Olympians and Paralympians.

Trump found Paralympics ‘tough to watch’.... US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has come under fire for bizarre comments he made in a speech at an event with Team USA Olympians and Paralympians.The comments came as the President was congratulating the elite...

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Angola Wins Gold in Marrakech
 
 Africa-News.info     2018-04-28 kl. 05:47     90 words
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Luanda — The sprinter Regina Dumbo won the gold medal in the 100 meters for visual disabled athletes (class T11) at the international meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco on Thursday.

Luanda — The sprinter Regina Dumbo won the gold medal in the 100 meters for visual disabled athletes (class T11) at the international meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco on Thursday.The athlete from Huambo province clocked 14 seconds and 42 tenths,
 
   
Member of Japan pop group investigated in sex case
 
 MonteOzLive.com     2018-04-28 kl. 05:43     272 words
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SHARE Facebook Twitter A member of the popular Japanese all-male pop group Tokio has acknowledged he is facing a criminal investigation related to an allegedly indecent act with a teenage girl.

The organisers of Tokyo’s 2020 Olympics say Yamaguchi and other members of the group are working as “special ambassadors” on an Olympic and Paralympic Flag Tour project.
 
   
Health Policy Expert Says Republicans Have 'Secret' Plan to Repeal Obamacare
 
 AlterNet.org     2018-04-28 kl. 05:36     374 words
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A former Obama official says a group of lawmakers and donors are eager to push for repeal.

After He Said the Paralympics Were a 'Little Tough to Watch'.
 
   
Photos: Drake Relays (04/27/18)
 
 Daily Iowan     2018-04-28 kl. 04:54     1055 words
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Click below for more photos Iowa's Jahisha Thomas starts off the blocks during the womens' 4x100 meter relay in the 2018 Drake Relays at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa on Friday, April 27, 2018. Iowa finished second with a time of 45.58.

(Ben Allan Smith/The Daily Iowan) The men's US Paralympic squad stands on the awards stage following the 100 meter dash during the 2018 Drake Relays at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa on Friday, April 27, 2018.... (Ben Allan Smith/The Daily Iowan) US Paralympian...
 
   
Atommyc Adaptation – Fashion Friday
 
 City Life Magazine     2018-04-28 kl. 04:29     338 words
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Tommy Hilfiger has officially set the new standard for inclusivity in the fashion industry, and we could not be prouder. Tommy Hilfiger launched its Adaptive clothing line in partnership with Runway of Dreams, a foundation founded by Mindy Scheier.

The campaign is designed around “a group of disability advocates, including motivational speaker and blogger Mama Cax, dancer Chelsie Hill, Paralympian gold medalist Jeremy Campbell and chef Jeremiah Josey,” showcasing them standing or sitting
 
   
Adam Rippon has no regrets for skipping White House after seeing Trump remark
 
 Yahoo! Sports UK and Ireland     2018-04-28 kl. 04:29     253 words
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President Donald Trump honored the Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes to the White House on Friday, but with some notable absences. Adam Rippon, Lindsey Vonn, Shaun White, Chloe Kim and more opted not to visit Washington for various reasons.

President Donald Trump honored the Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes to the White House on Friday, but with some notable absences.

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Adaptive sports a ‘blessing’ for Valley journalist
 
 Arizona Business Magazine     2018-04-28 kl. 03:55     799 words
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As a young sports fan, a 14-year-old played basketball and baseball. Growing up in Arizona, spring training games were some of his favorite pastimes, and he’d cheer on the Diamondbacks at Chase Field with his family on Opening Day.

He is a journalist for 12 News in Phoenix, an advocate for adaptive sports, and dreams of representing Team USA in the Paralympic Games one day.... Power soccer is still not included as a sport in the Paralympic games, but the Power Chair Football board is bidding for the 2024 Paralympics...
 
   
Modernization project to make Narita airport more user-friendly for all
 
 Mainichi Daily News     2018-04-28 kl. 03:47     305 words
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NARITA, Chiba -- Narita International Airport Corp. (NAA) will modernize the airport's facilities ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, as it aims to make the gateway user-friendly for all.

(NAA) will modernize the airport's facilities ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, as it aims to make the gateway user-friendly for all.NAA's plan for the project includes lower check-in counters, user-friendly stairs and restrooms,
 
   
Chris Hayes corrects himself over Donald Trump–Paralympics video clip
 
 Human Events Online     2018-04-28 kl. 03:35     579 words
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There’s a clip flying around of President Donald Trump praising Paralympic athletes during his visit with Olympians at the White House today that’s being spun as if the president said it’s tough mentally to watch the disabled athletes compete.

Chris Hayes corrects himself over Donald Trump–Paralympics video clip.... There’s a clip flying around of President Donald Trump praising Paralympic athletes during his visit with Olympians at the White House today that’s being spun as if the president said it’s tough mentally to watch the disabled athletes...

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Ivanka Trump joins her father to honor Winter Olympians at White House
 
 AfricanSeer     2018-04-28 kl. 03:08     1598 words
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Two months after she traveled to South Korea to cheer on Team USA at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, Ivanka Trump joined her father in honoring the athletes at the White House — but some of the most famous faces chose not to attend.

Winter Olympic and Paralympic teams in the North Portico on Friday.... Winter Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House on Friday.... 'You performed and you made us very proud,' President Trump told members of the Olympic and Paralympic teams on the...

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Quesnel sledge hockey athlete is a Paralympic renaissance man
 
 Quesnel Cariboo Observer     2018-04-28 kl. 03:02     518 words
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Quesnel’s next sledge hockey sensation should be an inspiration to Paralympic and able-bodied athletes alike. Trevor Adelman is one of 16 competitors from B.C.

Quesnel sledge hockey athlete is a Paralympic renaissance man.... Quesnel’s next sledge hockey sensation should be an inspiration to Paralympic and able-bodied athletes alike.

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Students meet 2016 paralympian
 
 KOBI TV 5     2018-04-28 kl. 02:50     245 words
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Medford, Ore. Students at Oak Grove Elementary had a surprise guest—a 2016 Paralympian came to visit third graders. The “Classroom Champions” program matches Olympic and Paralympic athletes with students who could use a mentor. Friday, Mrs.

Students meet 2016 paralympian.... Medford, Ore. Students at Oak Grove Elementary had a surprise guest—a 2016 Paralympian came to visit third graders.... The “Classroom Champions” program matches Olympic and Paralympic athletes with students who could use a...
 
   
Meeting their mentor
 
 Medford Mail Tribune     2018-04-28 kl. 02:32     1012 words
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for the Mail Tribune Few school events could produce the excitement level that bubbled at Oak Grove Elementary Friday morning when paralympian Lex

Meeting their mentor. for the Mail Tribune Few school events could produce the excitement level that bubbled at Oak Grove Elementary Friday morning when paralympian Lex. ...Gillette, a world record-holding long jumper, spent half his day with

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Trump rebuked for saying it was ‘tough’ to watch the Paralympics
 
 New York Daily News     2018-04-28 kl. 02:32     64 words
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"You've got to see this guy: 'Uhh, I don't know what I said. Uhh, I don't remember,' he's going like, 'I don't remember. Maybe that's what I said,'" Trump said during a campaign rally in South Carolina on Nov.

Trump rebuked for saying it was ‘tough’ to watch the Paralympics.

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Trumpian discomfort with the Paralympics
 
 Daily Kos     2018-04-28 kl. 01:48     540 words
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Trumpian discomfort with the Paralympics.... WATCH: During an event with Team USA Olympians and Paralympians at the White House, President Trump said, "What happened with the Paralympics was so incredible and so inspiring to me.

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Trump Sparks Outrage After He Said the Paralympics Were a 'Little Hard to Watch'
 
 AlterNet.org     2018-04-28 kl. 01:35     383 words
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On the campaign trail, the president mocked a reporter's disability.

Trump Sparks Outrage After He Said the Paralympics Were a 'Little Hard to Watch'.... On the campaign trail, the president mocked a reporter's disability.An off-hand but deeply troubling remark has undermined what should have been an easy event for the White House to pull off on Friday: the honoring of Olympics and Paralympics...

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Final steel beam hoisted onto U.S. Olympic Museum
 
 KRDO.com     2018-04-28 kl. 01:29     105 words
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - People lined up to sign their name and be part of the historical topping ceremony. The beam was hoisted atop the 4-story, 60,000-square-foot building. The building will be home to the museum and the U.S.

Architects say the building was designed to be accessible to any visitor, keeping the Paralympic athletes in mind.
 
   
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease won’t stop 11-year-old Isla making a big splash
 
 Sunday Post     2018-04-28 kl. 01:23     880 words
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Register for our free newsletter ISLA GORDON was glued to the swimming at the Commonwealths. It’s the 11-year-old’s ambition to one day be competing in the pool.

It’s the 11-year-old’s ambition to one day be competing in the pool.For although Isla has the disabling neurological condition Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT), she’s determined to become a successful Paralympic swimmer and already has an
 
   
Olympic Museum reaches construction midpoint in downtown Colorado Springs
 
 Colorado Springs Gazette     2018-04-28 kl. 01:13     627 words
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Attendees of the Olympic Museum topping out ceremony sign the final steel beam in downtown Colorado Springs, on Friday, April 27, 2018.

With 20,000 square feet of displays and exhibits, a hall of fame, theater, gift shop and other amenities, the museum is envisioned as a tribute to the nation's Olympic and Paralympic movements and their athletes.
 
   
Trump praises inter-Korean summit, hopes for peace on peninsula
 
 Arirang     2018-04-28 kl. 01:13     158 words
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U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated the leaders of the two Koreas on their summit, during a ceremony for the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic medalists at the White House on Friday.

Olympic and Paralympic medalists at the White House on Friday.Here's what he said:

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See Which American Olympians Skipped the White House Visit
 
 The Inquirer     2018-04-28 kl. 01:09     57 words
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On Friday, President Trump hosted American athletes who participated in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics, But popular athletes like Rippon, In December 2017, Vonn told CNN she would “absolutely not” be attending the White House visit.

On Friday, President Trump hosted American athletes who participated in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics, But popular athletes like Rippon, In December 2017, Vonn told CNN she would “absolutely not” be attending the White
 
   
Trump Hosts Olympians, Expresses Hope for Korea
 
 Wdio.com     2018-04-28 kl. 01:04     147 words
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Trump says as he welcomes the U.S. Olympic team to the White House that he hopes "all of the people of Korea, North Korea and South, can someday live in harmony, prosperity and peace.

Trump made the remarks as he welcomed Olympians and paralympians to the White House.
 
   
Many of Team USA's biggest names will bail on White House visit, meeting with Trump
 
 NewsOK.com     2018-04-28 kl. 00:49     94 words
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The 2018 U.S. Winter Olympic and Paralympic teams are going to the White House Friday morning, but the group that will pose for pictures with

The 2018 U.S. Winter Olympic and Paralympic teams are going to the White House Friday morning, but the group that will pose for pictures with. ...President Trump will be much smaller than the delegations that competed in South Korea — and it will be...
 
   
Nanaimo Special Olympics coach and athlete up for top provincial awards
 
 NanaimoNewsNow     2018-04-28 kl. 00:41     260 words
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NANAIMO — Some of Nanaimo's finest are nominated for top provincial honours with the Special Olympics.

They're so excited and proud and may never have had the experience if it wasn't for the Special Olympics.” Special Olympics events are held year-round, rather than every four years like the Olympics and Paralympics. “Quite often people's
 
   
Trump's Paralympics Comment At The White House Is Making Twitter Absolutely Furious
 
 Bustle     2018-04-28 kl. 00:34     350 words
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President Trump hosted more than 100 American athletes from the Olympics and Paralympics on Friday, praising their athleticism and success at the 2018 PyeongChang games.

Trump's Paralympics Comment At The White House Is Making Twitter Absolutely Furious.... President Trump hosted more than 100 American athletes from the Olympics and Paralympics on Friday, praising their athleticism and success at the 2018 PyeongChang...

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Donald Trump welcomes Team USA at the White House; many big names opt out
 
 Stadium Astro     2018-04-28 kl. 00:12     289 words
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Team USA capped off a week in Washington with a visit to the White House and had the opportunity to meet President Donald Trump, but the results of who attended were mixed.

Team USA capped off a week in Washington with a visit to the White House and had the opportunity to meet President Donald Trump, but the results of who attended were mixed.About 200 Olympians and Paralympians were expected to make the trip out of

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I learned all my life how to fight: Camille Chai fights to reach Paralympic dream
 
 Yahoo! Canada     2018-04-27 kl. 23:55     40 words
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A referee quickly says, "En-garde, pret," and then pauses as Camille Chai readies herself on the fencing piste. Chai raises her mask to reveal an ear-to-ear smile for everyone to see. "I love to fight," Chai says.

Camille Chai fights to reach Paralympic dream.
 
   
Team Shuster among Olympians honored at White House
 
 KBJR 6     2018-04-27 kl. 23:50     71 words
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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Gold medal winning Team Shuster was honored at the White House Friday along with other Olympic and Paralympic athletes. President Donald Trump welcomed more than 200 athletes who participated in the Winter Games.

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Gold medal winning Team Shuster was honored at the White House Friday along with other Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
 
   
Despite notable absences, President Trump honors US Winter Olympians at White House
 
 LearningAndFinance     2018-04-27 kl. 23:06     521 words
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Elana Meyers Taylor of Douglasville, Georgia, joined the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House today even as many of her teammates stayed away.

Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House today even as many of her teammates stayed away.Kenworthy advised CNN Sport in February:
 
   
Mich. native Jim Slater among Team USA Olympians to meet Trump
 
 NewsReality.com     2018-04-27 kl. 23:05     16 words
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Hosting the Olympic and Paralympic athletes has been a decades-old tradition at the White House.

Hosting the Olympic and Paralympic athletes has been a decades-old tradition at the White House.
 
   
Olympians take on politics as they fear climate change is hurting their sport
 
 KAKE TV     2018-04-27 kl. 23:02     748 words
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By Andrea Diaz CNN (CNN) -- Five Winter Olympians have traded in the slopes for briefing rooms as they urge Congress to take action on climate change.

President Donald Trump hosted roughly 200 US Olympians and Paralympians from the PyeongChang Winter Games at the White House on Friday.

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Trump applauds Bay Area figure skater, other Olympians at White House
 
 East Bay Times     2018-04-27 kl. 22:53     310 words
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[embedded content] President Trump singled out Palo Alto figure skater Vincent Zhou at the White House on Friday when he and around 200 other Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes were given a champions’ welcome.

President Trump singled out Palo Alto figure skater Vincent Zhou at the White House on Friday when he and around 200 other Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes were given a champions’ welcome.Trump, who mentioned a few of the athletes by

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Korean summit puts pressure on Trump's own meeting this year with Kim Jong Un Korean summit puts pressure on Trump's own meeting this year with Kim Jong Un
 
 WKYC News     2018-04-27 kl. 22:45     851 words
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event with the United States Olympic and Paralympic Teams at the White House, Friday, April 27, 2018, in Washington.

President Donald Trump speaks during an event with the United States Olympic and Paralympic Teams at the White House, Friday, April 27, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci) ORG XMIT:

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Dame Katherine Grainger: Sport should be held to the highest standard to remain truly influential and inspirational
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-04-27 kl. 22:35     1288 words
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I’m old enough to remember a time before the introduction of the National Lottery in the United Kingdom.

It is unrecognisable from how most Olympic and Paralympic sports are now set up and perhaps it’s not a surprise that then we weren’t excelling in many areas on the sporting world stage....Gold,’ looking for future potential Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Adam Rippon Skips White House Visit With Winter Olympians
 
 NewsMax.com     2018-04-27 kl. 22:13     290 words
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Figure skater Adam Rippon was MIA at the White House when Team USA Olympians made their visit Friday, following through on a promise he’d made in January. “I won’t go to the White House,” Rippon told the BBC at the time.

Olympic and Paralympic athletes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games at the White House.

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‘How a torch changed my life’
 
 Queenstown Scene     2018-04-27 kl. 22:02     726 words
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Graeme Buxton with the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games' marsupial mascot, Borobi Graeme Buxton is amazed how volunteering for an Olympic torch relay in Queenstown in 2000 changed his life.

After the Olympics, where he was an assistant venue manager, he was media and crew operations coordinator for the Paralympic Games Torch Relay.
 
   
Six more Youth Olympic Qualification times on the fifth day of the SA National Aquatic Championships
 
 ZwemZa     2018-04-27 kl. 21:57     643 words
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Tags ix more Youth Olympic Qualification times on the fifth day of the SA National Aquatic Championships by ZwemZa on April 27th, 2018 Mariella

The remaining freestyle gold medals went to Paralympian Hendri Herbst (S11) in 1:01.32 and Alani Ferreira (S13) in 1:08.55.
 
   
Robinson reunited with original supporters
 
 Otago Daily Times     2018-04-27 kl. 21:46     238 words
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The original support crew, and biggest fans, behind Hokitika’s Commonwealth Games javelin medallist Holly Robinson reunited on the 23-year-old’s former Cass Sq training ground earlier this week  to reflect on her stellar Gold Coast performance.

Her goal is to keep striving for gold, firstly at world championships next year, and then at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics. -
 
   
The finalized fields for the elite invitational fields at the 2018 Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee
 
 American Track and Field Athlete     2018-04-27 kl. 21:43     88 words
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The 14 invitational events feature 56 total Olympians/Paralympians and nine Olympic/Paralympic gold medalists, eight silver medalists and nine bronze medalists. Combined, those 56 Olympians/Paralympians have won a total of 36 Olympic/Paralympic medals.

The 14 invitational events feature 56 total Olympians/Paralympians and nine Olympic/Paralympic gold medalists, eight silver medalists and nine bronze medalists.... Combined, those 56 Olympians/Paralympians have won a total of 36 Olympic/Paralympic...
 
   
Despite notable absences, President Trump honors Winter Olympians at White House
 
 Orlando Sentinel     2018-04-27 kl. 21:42     850 words
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President Donald Trump welcomed roughly 200 U.S. Olympians and Paralympians from the Pyeongchang Winter Games to the White House Friday morning and praised them for doing an "awfully good job" of representing the United States abroad in February and March.

Olympians and Paralympians...

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Despite notable absences, President Trump honors U.S. Winter Olympians at White House
 
 NewsReality.com     2018-04-27 kl. 21:35     18 words
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Members of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams presented the president with a pair of signed flags.

Members of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams presented the president with a pair of signed flags.
 
   
Slopestyle Olympic Gold Medalist Red Gerard Visits White House, Calls Trump ‘Dude’
 
 Transworld Snowboarding     2018-04-27 kl. 21:27     137 words
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To be fair, we’re not sure what we’d do in this situation, either. Red Gerard  recently paid a visit to the White House during a ceremony honoring the US Olympic and Paralympic teams.

Red Gerard  recently paid a visit to the White House during a ceremony honoring the US Olympic and Paralympic teams.After a brief interaction, President Trump asks Red to say a few words to the gathered crowd. “Dude, come on, you can’t put me
 
   
Art’s a Science
 
 Bespoke Magazine     2018-04-27 kl. 21:03     1714 words
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WRITER: Nadine Khalil PHOTOGRAPHER: Daniel Stier Marc Quinn is one of the world’s most important living artists.

inspired his seminal sculpture, ‘Alison Lapper Pregnant’ (an English artist born without arms and with shortened legs) in Trafalgar square in 2005 (an inflatable version of which was also presented at the opening ceremony of London’s Paralympic
 
   
Despite notable absences, President Trump honors U.S. Winter Olympians at White House
 
 Washington Post     2018-04-27 kl. 20:58     1000 words
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President Trump welcomed roughly 200 U.S. Olympians and Paralympians from the PyeongChang Winter Games to the White House Friday morning and praised them for doing an “awfully good job” of representing the United States abroad in February and March.

Olympians and Paralympians from the PyeongChang Winter Games to the White House Friday morning and praised them for doing an “awfully good job” of representing the United States abroad in February and March.“You performed and you made us very

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Winter Olympians Invite Trump To Meet At The GO FUCK YOURSELF Bar And Grill
 
 Wonkette     2018-04-27 kl. 20:58     920 words
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Better things to do. You want a JOYFUL STORY for your Friday? Here is a JOYFUL STORY for your Friday!

BuzzFeed journalist Chris Geidner live-tweeted the whole thing, so check out his whole timeline, but here are a couple of highlights, including this thing, where OH HOLY GOD, the president said that, though he was very proud of the US paralympic
 
   
Trump congratulates Olympians at White House
 
 Modesto Bee     2018-04-27 kl. 20:43     34 words
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Elana Meyers Taylor of Douglasville, Georgia, joined the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House today even as many of her teammates stayed away.

Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House today even as many of her teammates stayed away.Meyers Taylor, who won … Click to Continue ».

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Trump congratulates Olympians at White House
 
 Wichita Eagle     2018-04-27 kl. 20:43     333 words
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Washington Elana Meyers Taylor of Douglasville, Georgia, joined the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House today even as many of her teammates stayed away.

Olympic and Paralympic...

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Trump congratulates Olympians at White House
 
 Island Packet     2018-04-27 kl. 20:41     402 words
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By Tom Hart thart@mcclatchydc.com April 27, 2018 02:37 PM Elana Meyers Taylor of Douglasville, Georgia, joined the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House today even as many of her teammates stayed away.

Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House today even as many of her teammates stayed away.Meyers Taylor, who won a silver medal in women's bobsledding in this year's PyeongChang games, said it was important to separate politics and athletics.

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Why the hidden intricacies of the London Stadium remind us to appreciate cricket that little bit more
 
 Yahoo! India     2018-04-27 kl. 20:25     1146 words
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He grinned. “You see where I’m going with this.” “You want to build a cricket stadium,” I said. I made no attempt to hide my amusement. “That’s right,” Chuck said. “Hate the word ‘stadium’, by the way. I’m talking about an arena.

And so it is easy to see why the organisers of the 2019 Cricket World Cup were keen to bring the game’s showpiece event to the London Stadium, home both to the greatest triumph in 21st-century British sport (the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games),

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President Trump to Olympians at White House: 'You are going to be winners in life'
 
 NewsReality.com     2018-04-27 kl. 20:20     45 words
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As Team USA's Olympic and Paralympic athletes visited the White House on Friday, President Donald Trump teased gold-medal winning snowboarder Red Gerard and congratulated the women’s hockey team.

As Team USA's Olympic and Paralympic athletes visited the White House on Friday, President Donald Trump teased gold-medal winning snowboarder Red Gerard and congratulated the women’s hockey team.But several big-name Olympians, such Lindsey Vonn
 
   
Trump Meets The 2018 Olympic Team, With A Few Major Absences
 
 Huffington Post     2018-04-27 kl. 20:11     543 words
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If members from the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic squads had to pick teams during their Friday visit to the White House, there’s one player some would avoid at all costs: President Donald Trump . Quite a few high-profile athletes who represented the U.S.

Olympic and Paralympic squads had to pick teams during their Friday visit to the White House, there’s one player some would avoid at all costs:... Quite a few high-profile athletes who represented the U.S.at the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games...

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Olympic bobsledder visits Bert Ambrose to celebrate completion of Classroom Champions program
 
 Energeticcity.ca     2018-04-27 kl. 19:40     341 words
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Alysia Rissling taking pictures with students from Bert Ambrose. Photo by FORT ST. JOHN, B.C.

Olympians, as well as Paralympians who use video lessons and live video chats to engage students and encourage them to recognize their potential, set goals and dream big.
 
   
Trump Hosts Olympians, Expresses Hope for Korea
 
 Palladium Item     2018-04-27 kl. 19:39     33 words
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President Donald Trump welcomed athletes who participated in the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics to the White House Friday. Trump also said he had hope for peace on the Korean peninsula.

President Donald Trump welcomed athletes who participated in the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics to the White House Friday.

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PROVIDENCE RESOURCES TO SPONSOR IRISH OLYMPIC SAILING TEAM "GENUINE PROSPECTS"
 
 Providence Resources     2018-04-27 kl. 19:36     767 words
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**Images and video to accompany today’s announcement are also available on request** Media Statement For immediate release rd Thursday, 3 May

19th Finn World Championships, UK (6 places) Irish Paralympic Squad.... Twomey and his crew have already qualified for the London Paralympics this summer after claiming one of the few remaining spots at the IFDS Worlds in Weymouth last July.

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WATCH: President Trump heralds North Korea-South Korea meeting
 
 ABC News     2018-04-27 kl. 19:34     22 words
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President Trump celebrated the historic North Korea-South Korea meeting during a White House ceremony honoring the US Olympic and Paralympic teams.

President Trump celebrated the historic North Korea-South Korea meeting during a White House ceremony honoring the US Olympic and Paralympic teams.

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President Trump to Olympians at White House: 'You are going to be winners in life'
 
 USA TODAY     2018-04-27 kl. 19:33     464 words
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WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump teased gold-medal winning snowboarder Red Gerard, applauded figure skater Vincent Zhou and congratulated the victorious women’s hockey and men’s curling teams. U.S.

U.S.Olympic and Paralympic athletes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games formed a semicircle behind Trump and Vice President Mike Pence as the administration hosted an Olympic White House ceremony on Friday.... Just total winners. You are going to be winners in life.” A contingent of about 200 Olympians and Paralympians...

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US Winter Olympics stars miss White House visit
 
 NASH FM 102.5     2018-04-27 kl. 19:21     641 words
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(CNN) – President Donald Trump welcomed the United States’ Winter Olympics teams to the White House Friday, but the list of absentees read like a who’s who list of America’s most well-known athletes.

Freestyle skier Kenworthy, a vocal Trump critic, tweeted Thursday “the resistance is real” in reference to the White House no-shows. “All US Olympians and Paralympians are invited to visit the White House and meet the President after the

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Trump Honors U.S. Olympians: ‘You Were Given the Greatest Honor in Sports’
 
 Long Room.com     2018-04-27 kl. 19:12     259 words
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[embedded content] BY: Paul Crookston President Donald Trump on Friday hosted the American Olympic and Paralympic teams that competed in Pyeongchang, and he praised the work being done to bring about peace between North and South Korea.

BY: Paul Crookston President Donald Trump on Friday hosted the American Olympic and Paralympic teams that competed in Pyeongchang, and he praised the work being done to bring about peace between North and South Korea.Trump -

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Trump says peace on the Korean peninsula 'looks like it could happen'
 
 ABC News     2018-04-27 kl. 19:08     694 words
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The day that North and South Korea declared a shared goal to denuclearize the peninsula and end the Korean War, President Donald Trump confirmed that

Olympic and Paralympic teams.

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MIL-OSI USA: Remarks by President Trump Welcoming the U.S. Olympic Team
 
 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2018-04-27 kl. 19:08     2656 words
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Source: United States White House .M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you very much. This is a very proud day, and I’m thrilled to stand here and welcome Team USA to the White House. Great job. Thank you very much. What a job. (Applause.

So today, on behalf of the United States, I want to thank every Olympian and Paralympian.... And what happened with the Paralympics was so incredible and so inspiring to me.... We’re also honored to be joined by the incredible Paralympians, whose skill and...

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Trump welcomes US Olympics team to White House, several no-shows
 
 Breitbart.com     2018-04-27 kl. 18:59     261 words
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Washington (AFP) – President Donald Trump welcomed the US Winter Olympics team to the White House on Friday but several prominent members skipped the traditional event.

Olympic and Paralympic teams on the White House steps. “And many of you came home as champions wearing a bronze, silver, or a gold medal,” he said....winners,” he said. “You’re going to be winners in life.” The members of the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Adam Rippon Among Team USA Stars Skipping White House Visit
 
 SI.com     2018-04-27 kl. 18:57     231 words
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The group was missing notable athletes who choose not to attend the meeting with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. The 2018 U.S.

The 2018 U.S.Winter Olympic and Paralympic teams went to the White House on Friday for the customary meeting and picture posing with the President.
 
   
From Elite track cyclist to para-cycling coach
 
 Business Mirror     2018-04-27 kl. 18:50     657 words
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In Photo: While most athletes-turned-coaches remain in their discipline, Sarah Hammer has moved across to para-cycling.

Late February, she was named associate director, high performance for US Paralympics Cycling.... I took on a mentorship role without even realizing.” Her leadership qualities were also praised by USA Cycling when she announced her retirement last year, and it was not long before she was working with the US Paralympics...
 
   
The finalized fields for the elite invitational fields at the 2018 Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee
 
 American Track and Field     2018-04-27 kl. 18:40     223 words
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The 14 invitational events feature 56 total Olympians/Paralympians and nine Olympic/Paralympic gold medalists, eight silver medalists and nine bronze medalists. Combined, those 56 Olympians/Paralympians have won a total of 36 Olympic/Paralympic medals.

The 14 invitational events feature 56 total Olympians/Paralympians and nine Olympic/Paralympic gold medalists, eight silver medalists and nine bronze medalists.... Combined, those 56 Olympians/Paralympians have won a total of 36 Olympic/Paralympic...

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Nine-Time Cancer Survivor and Paralympian Chooses to Live Her Passion
 
 CURE Magazine     2018-04-27 kl. 18:21     954 words
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Professional snowboarder Bibian Mentel-Spee inspires through her perseverance despite facing multiple bouts with the disease. Bibian Mentel-Spee Staring down a snow-covered mountain, Bibian Mentel-Spee knows she is exactly where she needs to be.

Nine-Time Cancer Survivor and Paralympian Chooses to Live Her Passion....2018 Paralympics held in PyeongChang, South Korea.... Three weeks later she was back on the snow preparing for the Paralympics, which was just about two months away. “I believe that...
 
   
Crouch discusses being buried in avalanche
 
 NBC Olympics     2018-04-27 kl. 18:19     1364 words
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More: Olympics President Trump hosts Team USA at White House (video) Shaun White, Chloe Kim lead Team USA award winners USA Track and Field sets team for Penn Relays, live on NBC Sports U.S.

President  Donald Trump  hosted members of the PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House’s North Portico on Friday. “You never, ever, quit,” Trump said as the athletes stood on either side of him. “Do we have any

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Trump praises U.S. Olympic, Paralympic athletes at White House
 
 CBS News     2018-04-27 kl. 18:10     63 words
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Trump praises U.S. Olympic, Paralympic athletes at White House.
 
   
Trump Hosts Olympians, Expresses Hope for Korea
 
 USA TODAY     2018-04-27 kl. 18:09     80 words
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President Donald Trump welcomed athletes who participated in the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics to the White House Friday. Trump also said he had hope for peace on the Korean peninsula.

President Donald Trump welcomed athletes who participated in the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics to the White House Friday.... Trump also said he had hope for peace on the Korean peninsula.(April 27) Post to Facebook President Donald Trump welcomed athletes who participated in the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics...

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Gold Coast Games Fallout: Para-Athlete Reveals How Nigeria Used And Dumped Disabled Stars 
 
 P.M.Express     2018-04-27 kl. 18:05     548 words
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  IKPO IGBINOBA/Lagos Adebayo Aliu  With poor preparation and controversial team selection, Nigeria took an uninspiring contingent to the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

He told PM EXPRESS in Lagos “We (disabled athletes) have always lived up to expectation whether at the Paralympics, Commonwealth Games, All Africa Games and other international competitions. “We have never disappointed and we will never
 
   
What is Rotationplasty? Why a 7-Year-Old Had Her Leg Reattached Backwards
 
 MSNBC Newsweek     2018-04-27 kl. 18:03     328 words
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A 7-year-old girl with hopes of pursuing a career in dance recently received devastating news: her left leg had a 10-centimeter tumor.

In fact, her operation has aspired the young girl to have even bigger dreams. “She talks of how her new leg will enable her to travel the world one day and maybe even enter the Paralympics!” Eldred told Birmingham Live.Janissa Delzo.

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Paralympic athlete wants to encourage eye tests and raise awareness of rare condition
 
 Solihull Observer     2018-04-27 kl. 18:02     296 words
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A TEAM GB Paralympian has officially opened a new opticians in Solihull as part of his campaign to encourage eye tests and raise awareness of a rare eye disease.

Paralympic athlete wants to encourage eye tests and raise awareness of rare condition.... A TEAM GB Paralympian has officially opened a new opticians in Solihull as part of his campaign to encourage eye tests and raise awareness of a rare eye disease.Darren Harris, who competed for the UK in two Paralympics...
 
   
Did Adam Rippon Visit The White House? He Had Something Better To Do
 
 Elite Daily     2018-04-27 kl. 17:44     72 words
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On Friday, April 27, competitors from this year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games were invited to visit the White House.

On Friday, April 27, competitors from this year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Shooting Sports: Brainerd man named to WSPS World Championship Team
 
 Brainerd Daily Dispatch     2018-04-27 kl. 17:39     260 words
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WSPS Championships present the first opportunity for athletes to earn coveted Paralympic Games quotas. A quota is essentially the entry ticket necessary for a country to compete in the Olympic or Paralympic Games.

WSPS Championships present the first opportunity for athletes to earn coveted Paralympic Games quotas.... A quota is essentially the entry ticket necessary for a country to compete in the Olympic or Paralympic Games.An athlete can win only one quota for...
 
   
From Sergio Divina, Chair of Italy-Azerbaijan Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Group, Senator of Italian Senate
 
 Xalq Gazeti     2018-04-27 kl. 17:35     661 words
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His Excellency Mr Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Dear Mr President, As chair of Italy-Azerbaijan Inter-Parliamentary

From Philip Craven, Former President of International Paralympic Committee 27.04.2018 16:33.... 16:33From Philip Craven, Former President of International Paralympic Committee.

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Here’s A List Of The Olympians Who Ditched White House Visit
 
 Daily Caller     2018-04-27 kl. 17:33     383 words
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Over half of Team USA went the the White House on Friday to meet with President Donald Trump, but a few of the biggest names were missing.

All US Olympians and Paralympians are invited to visit the White House and meet the President after the Games.

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US Winter Olympics stars set to miss White House visit
 
 Idaho8.com     2018-04-27 kl. 17:17     913 words
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Harry How/ U.S. figure skater Adam Rippon after competing in the men's short program at the PyeongChang Olympics.

"All US Olympians and Paralympians are invited to visit the White House and meet the President after the Games," tweeted the American, whose kiss with boyfriend Matthew Wilkas in Pyeongchang, South Korea became worldwide news after it was

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Watch: Team USA Visits The White House
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-04-27 kl. 17:17     60 words
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, 10:35 a.m. (ET) [embedded content] Capping off four days of Team USA Week festivities in Washington, D.C., members of the 2018 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams visited the White House.

Olympic and Paralympic Teams visited the White House.The traditional visit, occurring after each Games the day following the Team USA Awards, saw more than 200 athletes attend the celebration with President Donald Trump.
 
   
Israel to stage 2019 World Team Cup finals
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-04-27 kl. 17:16     477 words
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Will be the 19th country to host event since its inception in 1985 The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced that the 2019 World

Israel’s Noam Gershony won his country’s first Paralympic wheelchair tennis gold medal in the quad singles at London 2012 , while countrymen Boaz Kramer and Shraga Weinberg are also former Paralympic quad doubles medallists.
 
   
IPC conducts first review of Paris 2024
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-04-27 kl. 17:16     582 words
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Delegation including President Andrew Parsons visits city with six years to go until Paralympics International Paralympic Committee (IPC)

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TeamSG in Action: Big names geared up for great results
 
 Active SG     2018-04-27 kl. 17:13     639 words
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By Nicolette Mok Several major overseas competitions are on the cards for TeamSG this month, so get ready for awesome action from some of our best sporting talents.

Diroy, along with fellow Paralympian Suhairi Suhani, will then head to Italy for the World Para Athletics Grand Prix -... 28 May ). Equestrian. Maximillian Tan at the 2016 Paralympics.... Photo: SportSG. Experienced equestrians and Paralympians...
 
   
'Very big, very powerful': Trump takes credit for Olympic crowds
 
 Washington Post     2018-04-27 kl. 17:12     19 words
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President Trump addressed members of the U.S. Olympic and paralympic teams on April 27 at the White House.

Olympic and paralympic teams on April 27 at the White House.
 
   
PING Supports Media Project to Raise Awareness for ‘Golfers First’
 
 Golf Business News     2018-04-27 kl. 17:04     778 words
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Aleš Süsser, newly featured thanks to support from PING The European Disabled Golf Association (EDGA) is “delighted” to announce that globally respected club manufacturer PING is to support a major new international media project over three years.

golf’s potential bid to be selected for the Paralympics.
 
   
Paris 2024 Denies Temporary Aquatics Center Plan
 
 Around The Rings     2018-04-27 kl. 17:04     52 words
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(ATR) Games organizers dismiss Aquatics speculation as the International Paralympic Committee wraps up its visit. To continue reading this article you must be a subscriber to Around The Rings. Please Login or Subscribe Now!

(ATR) Games organizers dismiss Aquatics speculation as the International Paralympic Committee wraps up its visit.
 
   
Trump greets U.S. Olympian, Paralympian athletes
 
 CBS News     2018-04-27 kl. 16:59     131 words
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President Trump is meeting with U.S. Olympian and Paralympian athletes Friday morning at the White House. Dozens of athletes sported their athletic jerseys and medals outside the White House, as Mr.

Trump greets U.S. Olympian, Paralympian athletes.... Olympian and Paralympian athletes Friday morning at the White House.

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Olympics stars set to miss White House visit
 
 WCPO     2018-04-27 kl. 16:50     565 words
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PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 21: Bronze medallist Lindsey Vonn of the United States celebrates during the victory ceremony for the Ladies'

"All US Olympians and Paralympians are invited to visit the White House and meet the President after the Games," tweeted the American, whose kiss with boyfriend Matthew Wilkas in Pyeongchang, South Korea became worldwide news after it was

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Watch live: President Trump hosts a celebration for Team USA
 
 The Hill     2018-04-27 kl. 16:42     53 words
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By The Hill staff - 04/27/18 10:20 AM EDT [embedded content] President Trump on Friday will host members of the Winter Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House. The event is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m.

By The Hill staff - 04/27/18 10:20 AM EDT President Trump on Friday will host members of the Winter Olympic and Paralympic teams at the White House.
 
   
Kuwaiti basketballers lose to Saudi counterparts
 
 Bahrain News Gazette     2018-04-27 kl. 16:34     78 words
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Amman, Kuwait’s wheelchair basketball team has lost to Saudi team 43-59 in the West Asia qualifying tournament in the Jordanian capital Amman.

the Asia Paralympic Games to be held in Jakarta in October.
 
   
Paralympic hopeful to speak at McPherson's schools
 
 McPherson Sentinel     2018-04-27 kl. 16:32     680 words
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By Brooke HaasStaff Writer Paralympic swimmer, Haven Shepherd, will share her story of survival and perseverance during an upcoming visit to McPherson’s elementary schools. “I’m really excited.

Paralympic hopeful to speak at McPherson's schools.... By Brooke HaasStaff Writer Paralympic swimmer, Haven Shepherd, will share her story of survival and perseverance during an upcoming visit to McPherson’s elementary schools. “I’m really excited.I have...
 
   
Berck-Sur-Mer 2018: Great Britain team named
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-04-27 kl. 16:21     269 words
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Paralympic medallists Ali Jawad and Zoe Newson lead delegation Two-time Paralympic bronze medallist Zoe Newson and 2014 world champion Ali Jawad

Paralympic medallists Ali Jawad and Zoe Newson lead delegation Two-time Paralympic bronze medallist Zoe Newson and 2014 world champion Ali Jawad. ...will head Great Britain’s nine-member team at the World Para Powerlifting European Championships
 
   
Funding India's sport transformation
 
 Sportskeeda.com     2018-04-27 kl. 16:12     1226 words
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Funding, National Sports Development Fund, CSR, Private Sector Participation, Show Me The Money Share Options × Indian Prime Minister Narendra

categories - Olympics/ Paralympics, Rural Sports, Youth Development & Sports Infrastructure.
 
   
AoC Sport National Championships: The south-east triumphs again
 
 FE Week     2018-04-27 kl. 16:07     756 words
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The south-east took the glory for the second year running at last weekend’s AoC Sport National Championships, retaining the coveted Wilkinson Sword Trophy.

Danny Crates, a Paralympic gold-medallist sprinter and a former world record holder, was the evening’s host.... He is now a world-renowned motivational speaker and TV presenter, alongside being a hugely successful Paralympian.
 
   
Workshop wades into wake issue
 
 Priestrivertimes Online     2018-04-27 kl. 15:59     436 words
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U.S. Paralympics snowboarding team training in Sandpoint Keith Gabel, a 32-year-old from Ogden, Utah, enjoys some wake surfing on Friday on Lake Pend Oreille. Gabel is one of five members of the U.S.

U.S. Paralympics snowboarding team training in Sandpoint Keith Gabel, a 32-year-old from Ogden, Utah, enjoys some wake surfing on Friday on Lake Pend Oreille.... Gabel is one of five members of the U.S.Paralympics Snowboarding National Team training in...

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 ClickOnDetroit.com     2018-04-27 kl. 15:51     77 words
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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump hosts a celebration for Team USA following the 2018 Winter Olympics. You can watch it live at 10:30 a.m. EST right here on ClickOnDetroit. The 2018 U.S.

The 2018 U.S.Winter Olympic and Paralympic teams will both visit the White House on Friday morning, but many athletes will be skipping the photo op with President Trump.

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