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De kammar hem storkovan på OS i Sverige
 
 di.se Plus     2018-10-13 kl. 07:55     501 words
 
Om Sverige tar hem vinter-OS 2026 finns vinnarna inom skidturismen, hotellnärin...

Om Sverige tar hem vinter-OS 2026 finns vinnarna inom skidturismen, hotellnärin...
 
   
Kari Marklund är död - blev 80 år
 
 Östgöta Correspondenten Premium     2018-10-12 kl. 21:30     257 words
 
Kari Marklund, Linköping, före detta landshövding i Norrbotten, avled i onsdags efter en tids sjukdom. Han blev 80 år. Dödsfallet bekräftas av en son till Kari Marklund.

1996-1999 var han ordförande i Svenska Basketbollförbundet, 2003-2011 ledde han Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet och Sveriges Paralympiska Kommitté.
 
   
Anders Lindblad: Politikernas okunskap lyser igenom
 
 Svenska Dagbladet     2018-10-12 kl. 20:38     680 words
 
Möjligheten att arrangera OS och Paralympics i Sverige var bättre än någonsin. Men den tillträdande grönblå majoriteten i Stockholms stad säger nej.

Möjligheten att arrangera OS och Paralympics i Sverige var bättre än någonsin.... Stockholm kommer inte att stå som värd för vinter-OS och Paralympics 2026, åtminstone om den tillträdande grönblå majoriteten i Stadshuset får som den vill.
 
   
OS-STOCKHOLM: GER INTE UPP OS
 
 Norran     2018-10-12 kl. 20:04     99 words
 
Richard Brisius, vd för den svenska OS-ansökan, säger att beskeden från de som ska styra Stockholm inte påverkar kampanjarbetet. -Vad vi hörde i dag är att dörren för OS är öppen i framtiden så det finns ju en grundtro på det.

Brisius säger att de ekonomiska förutsättningarna för att ha ett OS och Paralympics förändrats drastiskt, till exempel ingår inga skattepengar i budgeten.
 
   
Positivt med bidrag för paraidrottare - men det finns en hake
 
 SVT Nyheter Örebro     2018-10-12 kl. 18:42     235 words
 
På Parasportförbundet i Örebro ser man positivt på att det nu går att söka pengar till utrustning för parasportutövare. Men ansökningsförfarandet är förknippat med villkor, som kan betyda stora utmaningar för föreningarnas ekonomi.

Men ansökningsförfarandet är förknippat med villkor, som kan betyda stora utmaningar för föreningarnas ekonomi.Det är nu möjligt för idrottsföreningar som har utövare inom parasport att söka pengar från Riksidrottsförbundet till
 
   
SVT:s publik håller med grönblått styre - vill inte ha vinter-OS
 
 SVT Nyheter     2018-10-12 kl. 15:55     222 words
 
Den tillträdande grönblåa majoriteten i Stockholms stad är tveksam till idén om ett olympiskt vinterspel i staden. SVT Sports publik håller med. Över 70 procent av de över 36 000 svarande säger nej på frågan.

Paralympics i Stockholm 2026 - medan bara 25 procent var emot.
 
   
OS hade kostat Stockholms stad nära 3 miljarder
 
 Lokaltidningen Mitt i     2018-10-12 kl. 15:12     262 words
 
Nyheter OS hade kostat Stockholms stad nära 3 miljarder 2018, kl. 15:12 Uppdaterad 12 oktober 2018, kl. 16:24 På fredagen kom beskedet att det nya blågröna styret i Stockholm säger nej till vinter-OS 2026 i Stockholm.

70 miljoner kronor. Källa: "Utredning beträffande Stockholms möjligheter att arrangera vinter-OS och Paralympics 2026" (januari 2017) Visa Dölj Filip Magnusson filip.magnusson@mitti.se 12 oktober 2018, kl.
 
   
Nya Stockholmsstyret säger nej till OS
 
 Aftonbladet     2018-10-12 kl. 15:09     441 words
 
Den tillträdande grönblå majoriteten i Stockholms stad säger nej till ett olympiskt vinterspel i staden 2026. SOK svarar att det måste röra sig om ett missförstånd när det gäller ekonomin.

I och med Stockholms besked i dag behöver vi samråda med Sveriges olympiska kommitté och Sveriges paralympiska kommitté och även invänta besked från en tillträdande regering.

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RF-basen: "Givetvis ett bakslag"
 
 Svenska Dagbladet     2018-10-12 kl. 15:00     106 words
 
Stockholmspolitikernas nej till OS 2026 är ett bakslag, det anser Riksidrottsförbundets ordförande Björn Eriksson. "Min inställning har hela tiden varit att vi ska respektera vad politikerna säger i frågan.

"I och med Stockholms besked i dag behöver vi samråda med Sveriges olympiska kommitté och Sveriges paralympiska kommitté och även invänta besked från en tillträdande regering.
 
   
Väntar besked från en tillträdande regering
 
 MyNewsdesk     2018-10-12 kl. 14:26     191 words
 
Det nya politiska styret i Stockholm, Alliansen tillsammans med Miljöpartiet, säger nej till OS i Stockholm år 2026. Karin Ernlund, C, menade att dörren inte stängs helt för OS i framtiden men att det till 2026 inte är aktuellt.

I och med Stockholms besked i dag behöver vi samråda med Sveriges Olympiska kommitté och Sveriges Paralympiska kommitté och även invänta besked från en tillträdande regering.

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Inget OS i Stockholm - nya majoriteten säger nej
 
 Lokaltidningen Mitt i     2018-10-12 kl. 13:48     266 words
 
Nyheter Planer på OS stoppas - nya majoriteten säger nej 2018, kl. 13:48 Uppdaterad 12 oktober 2018, kl. 15:34 Så sent som i tisdags utsåg IOK Stockholm till en av tre finalkandidater om att få arrangera vinter-OS 2026.

Alliansen och Miljöpartiet bildar majoritet - och en av sakerna de redan har kommit överens om är att Stockholm inte ska söka vinter-OS och Paralympics 2026.
 
   
Osannolik OS-budget - ge oss notan i stället för att luras...
 
 di.se     2018-10-12 kl. 12:14     683 words
 
Vinter-OS 2026 kommer allt närmare Sverige. I veckan gav Internationella olympi...

Vinter-OS 2026 kommer allt närmare Sverige. I veckan gav Internationella olympi...
 
   
Känslor mår bäst av fakta
 
 Idrottens Affärer     2018-10-12 kl. 11:42     783 words
 
Konsten att ta till sig fakta Krönika | Ett dygn efter vi fått informationen om att Sverige nu är ett kandidatland så blir jag rädd av det jag kan läsa och lyssna mig till i media. Övertonerna och bristen på kunskap är ett problem.

Bakgrunden till att jag nu känner mig trygg i att ett OS 2026 (formellt Vinsterspel eftersom även Paralympics ingår som lika viktigt event) blir lönsamt är den ryska diktatorn Vladimir Putin.
 
   
DEBATT: Låt vinter-OS bli ett steg in i framtiden
 
 Östersunds-Posten Premium     2018-10-12 kl. 10:59     540 words
 
Sverige har nu mycket stora chanser att få arrangera vinter-OS 2026. Det som saknas är en politisk enighet, sedan kan vi visa omvärlden ett ekologiskt, socialt och ekonomiskt hållbart OS och Paralympics. En vinterfest i en modern demokrati.

Det som saknas är en politisk enighet, sedan kan vi visa omvärlden ett ekologiskt, socialt och ekonomiskt hållbart OS och Paralympics.
 
   
Haningeborna positiva till OS vid Rudan: "Coolt"
 
 Lokaltidningen Mitt i     2018-10-12 kl. 09:00     789 words
 
Nyheter Haningeborna positiva till OS vid Rudan: "Coolt" 2018, kl. 06:00 Uppdaterad 12 oktober 2018, kl. 09:23 Beskedet att längdskidåkningen och skidskyttet kan avgöras i Rudans friluftsområde i vinter-OS 2026 välkomnas i Haninge.

Källa: "Utredning beträffande Stockholms möjligheter att arrangera vinter-OS och Paralympics 2026" och IK Jordbänningarna Visa Dölj.
 
   
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Dalton Myers | Let's support the work of Special Olympics Jamaica
 
 Jamaica Gleaner     2018-10-13 kl. 08:14     736 words
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Jamaica's sporting prowess is known worldwide, and the work of sporting organisations is crucial to this success.

The work of the SOJ and the Jamaica Paralympic Association (JPA) must always be lauded.
 
   
De kammar hem storkovan på OS i Sverige
 
 di.se Plus     2018-10-13 kl. 07:55     501 words
 
Om Sverige tar hem vinter-OS 2026 finns vinnarna inom skidturismen, hotellnärin...

Om Sverige tar hem vinter-OS 2026 finns vinnarna inom skidturismen, hotellnärin...
 
   
Why Ian Thorpe is a big fan of Prince Harry
 
 Au.Be.Yahoo.com     2018-10-13 kl. 07:17     408 words
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are only days away from arriving in Australia ahead of the 2018 Invictus Games in Sydney.

Photo: Getty More. “He’s done an amazing job in putting together the Invictus and it will be wonderful to see him and for him to be able to see some of our wounded warriors and support them as well.” The  paralympic-style sporting event
 
   
Jones opened Aussie Kona triathlon flood
 
 Special Broadcasting Service     2018-10-13 kl. 07:16     526 words
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Michellie Jones' 26 Hawaiian Ironman win sparked a golden era of success for Australia at triathlon's most famous race. Australian triathlon legend Michellie Jones knows better than anyone that when you dominate, that puts a target on your back.

She also still races in shorter distances and was Katie Kelly's guide when they won gold at the 216 Paralympics.Asked for her career highlight, she points to 24-6."To really step out of my comfort zone, I think that's what I was most proud of,"

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Parry Sound welcomes Rogers Hometown Hockey
 
 KiSS 100.5 North Bay     2018-10-13 kl. 06:36     159 words
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Rogers Hometown Hockey is in Parry Sound this weekend. Ron MacLean says they’ll feature the town’s favourite son Bobby Orr during the broadcast Sunday night. “That’s going to be front and centre in the show.

“Gary Sabourin will actually sign autographs at our festival and Floyd Thomson will be on the telecast with us.” Canadian Paralympic curler Mark Ideson will also be featured on the broadcast and Shayne Corson will be there signing autographs.

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Female Trailblazers Share Advice For The Next Generation On International Day Of The Girl
 
 HT Syndication     2018-10-13 kl. 06:08     1303 words
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The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. LAKE BUENA VISTA, Oct.

product marketing at Apple; Virginie Delalande, founder of Handicapower; Victoria Arlen, ESPN host and Paralympian.
 
   
Deepa Malik credits TOPS, PCI for Para Asian Games featDeepa Malik credits TOPS, PCI for Para Asian Games feat
 
 Udaipur Kiran     2018-10-13 kl. 06:00     300 words
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Jakarta [Indonesia], Oct 12 : Indian para-athlete Deepa Malik, who won her second Bronze medal in the ongoing third edition of Para Asian Games on

Jakarta , Oct 12 : Indian para-athlete Deepa Malik, who won her second Bronze medal in the ongoing third edition of Para Asian Games on. ...Friday, has credited Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) and Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) for her...
 
   
Eddy makes golden debut, Ziyad retains shot putt gold
 
 thestar.com.my     2018-10-13 kl. 05:57     532 words
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KUALA LUMPUR: Youngster Eddy Bernard jumped for joy after making a golden debut in the Asian Para Games by winning the long jump T44 (cerebral palsy) event.

Rio Paralympic gold medallist Ziyad said that he failed to surpass the 17m mark in all six throws. “I was so eager to better my world record after my good friends Mohamed Ridzuan (Puzi) and Abdul Latif (Romly) broke world records (in the 100m
 
   
Asian Para Games: Closing ceremony to honor athletes' fighting spirit
 
 Jakarta Post     2018-10-13 kl. 04:46     352 words
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A music and art performance that will boast the richness of Indonesia’s cultures is set to greet spectators at the closing ceremony of the third

Then Asian Paralympic flag will be handed over to the representatives of the Hangzhou administration, where the 2020 Asian Para Games will be held.

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7 Things You Didn’t Know Existed At The Youth Olympic Village
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-13 kl. 04:34     957 words
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By | Oct. 12, 2018, 8:57 p.m. (ET) The Summer Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 may be 12 days of elite sports competition, but they are also a celebration of youth and culture.

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Youth Olympic Swimmer Jake Johnson Keeps Up With Harvard Studies By Conversing With South Africans In Dining Hall
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-13 kl. 04:34     495 words
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By | Oct. 12, 2018, 9:30 p.m. (ET) Jake Johnson takes a breather in the pool after the men's 200m individual medley on Oct. 8, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - When U.S.

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Vanuatu para-coach attends OSEP course in Fiji
 
 Daily Post - Vanuatu     2018-10-13 kl. 04:17     510 words
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Jean Noel Anis, Sports Development Officer at Wan Smol Bag Theatre has returned from an OSEP (Oceania Sports Education Program) coaching course in

As well as working with para athletes, Anis is serving a second term with the Vanuatu Paralympic Committee (VPC), so has a lot of corporate history and knowledge about issues surrounding the challenges of providing sporting opportunities for
 
   
Fosbury 'stunned and very grateful' for honor from OSU
 
 Portland Tribune     2018-10-13 kl. 04:09     1197 words
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BY KERRY EGGERS/PORTLAND TRIBUNE/High jump legend excited to see unveiling of statue Dick Fosbury is one of the immortals of American sport, an

Olympians and Paralympians Association.

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Inductees to Orangeville Sports Hall of Fame announced
 
 Orangeville Citizen     2018-10-13 kl. 03:48     291 words
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  0 Comments By The Orangeville Sports Hall of Fame has announced its selection for inductees for this year.

This year’s keynote speaker at the induction dinner will be Canadian Paralympic athlete Tyler McGergor.
 
   
Visa und das Internationale Olympische Komitee arbeiten an besserem Erlebnis für die Fans zukünftiger Olympischer und Paralympischer Spiele
 
 Bristol Herald Courier     2018-10-13 kl. 03:27     708 words
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SAN FRANZISKO und PEKING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Okt 12, 2018--Direkt nach der Verlängerung der Zusammenarbeit mit dem Internationalen Olympischen Komitee

Visa und das Internationale Olympische Komitee arbeiten an besserem Erlebnis für die Fans zukünftiger Olympischer und Paralympischer Spiele....Committee, IOC) und das Internationale Paralympische Komitee (International Paralympic Committee, IPC) heute ihr Engagement für eine Verbesserung des Erlebnisses für Fans der Olympischen und Paralympischen...

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My heart bleeds for amputee footballers
 
 Breaking.com.ng     2018-10-13 kl. 03:26     60 words
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Nigeria is blessed with talents across all spheres of sports. Male, female, young and experienced athletes are all gifted in various disciplines.

Male, female, young and experienced athletes are all gifted in various disciplines.It is no longer news that after the able bodied athletes must have fumbled at the Olympic Games, the special athletes will excel at the Paralympic Games.
 
   
A Visa e o Comitê Olímpico Internacional criam uma experiência melhor para os fãs dos Jogos Olímpicos e Paralímpicos do futuro
 
 Clarksburg Exponent Telegram     2018-10-13 kl. 03:24     801 words
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SÃO FRANCISCO E PEQUIM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--out 12, 2018--Na esteira da renovação com o Comitê Olímpico Internacional até 2032, a Visa (NYSE:V), o Comitê

Internacional (International Paralympic Committee, IPC) anunciaram hoje o compromisso de aprimorar a experiência dos torcedores dos Jogos Olímpicos e Paralímpicos em todo o mundo.

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Visa y el Comite Olimpico Internacional Construiran una Mejor Experiencia para los Fanaticos de los Futuros Juegos Olimpicos y Paralimpicos
 
 Customer Zone 360.com     2018-10-13 kl. 03:09     755 words
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] Tras la renovación con el Comité Olímpico Internacional que durará hasta 2032, Visa (NYSE: V), el Comité Olímpico Internacional (International

V), el Comité Olímpico Internacional (International. ...Olympic Committee, IOC) y el Comité Paralímpico Internacional (International Paralympic Committee, IPC) anunciaron hoy su compromiso con mejorar la experiencia de los fanáticos de los

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Borders Mean Nothing In Badminton Relay
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-13 kl. 03:00     478 words
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By | Oct. 12, 2018, 8:45 p.m. (ET) J ennie Gai plays on the net on Oct. 07, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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PH wins 4 more golds in Asian Para Games
 
 Philippines News Agency     2018-10-13 kl. 02:32     455 words
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CHAMPS . Cyclist Arthus Bucay (center) poses with coach Norberto Oconer (left) and teammate Godfrey Taberna after winning the men's Individual Pursuit

Gawilan, who has competed at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games, got his first two golds in the 200-meter Individual Medley SM7 and 100-meter backstroke S7 events.
 
   
Province announces $700 million for possible 2026 Olympic bid
 
 Rocky Mountain Outlook     2018-10-13 kl. 01:00     738 words
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CALGARY – The province of Alberta is willing to provide $700 million toward a potential 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games co-hosted by Calgary and Canmore so long as Calgarians vote in favour of hosting the event.

CALGARY – The province of Alberta is willing to provide $700 million toward a potential 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games co-hosted by Calgary and Canmore so long as Calgarians vote in favour of hosting the event.The funding announcement
 
   
The Story Of Ric Muñoz And Nike's 1995 HIV-Positive Runner Ad
 
 WBUR     2018-10-13 kl. 00:50     1758 words
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Early last month, Natalia Mehlman Petrzela , a history professor at The New School in New York City, was walking around her apartment.

Nike has run ads featuring Paralympians, runners who are overweight — or in their 80s.
 
   
Rivermen schedule released with nine November home games
 
 Yukon News     2018-10-13 kl. 00:26     659 words
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The first portion of the B.C. Bantam Zone Tier One schedule is now officially out and the Yukon Rivermen will be spending the month of November at home. After opening the season in Kelowna, B.C.

The training regime has included strength training five mornings per week as well as starting pool training with Paralympic swimmer Stephanie Dixon.
 
   
What Time Does Strictly Come Dancing Start On Saturday And Who Is Still In The 2018 Line-up?
 
 StarsPost.com     2018-10-13 kl. 00:17     1545 words
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STRICTLY Come Dancing is up and running for another series. Here is what time you can catch it each week, the celebs and dancers in the line-up and who has already been voted off the show.

Lauren Steadman. Lauren, who won silver at the 2016 Rio Paralympics in para-triathlon, has been revealed as the 13th contestant to be joining this year’s line-up.
 
   
Utah Sports Hall of Fame to induct five on Monday. Headlining the class: Utah Jazz owner Gail Miller.
 
 Salt Lake Tribune     2018-10-13 kl. 00:11     239 words
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The Utah Sports Hall of Fame will induct five new members with the unveiling of its 2018 class on Monday night in downtown Salt Lake City.

Paralympian Mike Schlappi, who was a four-time medalist in paralympic basketball and Ron Rydalch, a defensive tackle who played six season in the NFL with the Chicago Bears.
 
   
Bay's fab four make most of Halberg Game
 
 New Zealand Herald     2018-10-13 kl. 00:09     869 words
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The short and tall of it is Maia Jones just happens to be a bundle of energy poised to take life to exciting new heights.

The Flight Centre Foundation ran a Nutrition Masterclass while Invacare brought Australian wheelchair racing Paralympian Rheed McCracken who joined an "Athlete Masterclass" with Paralympians Rebecca Dubber, Holly Robinson and Para athletics coach

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Local teen competes for U.S. Paralympics Swimming Championships
 
 Yucaipa News Mirror     2018-10-12 kl. 23:59     352 words
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Yucaipa teenager Austin Olive recently attempted to qualify for the U.S. Paralympics Swimming Championships in two events but came up a little short.

Paralympics Swimming Championships.... Paralympics Swimming Championships in two events but came up a little short.The 17-year-old, who is a member of the Yucaipa Swim Team, was trying to use his home pool to his advantage at the U.S.
 
   
Chula Vista Translated Means Beautiful Views
 
 Active Rain     2018-10-12 kl. 22:36     331 words
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Mortgage and Lending with Greenpath Funding City of Chula Vista Chula Vista when translated means beautiful views, because of its proximity to the coastline and the mountains. The City of Chula Vista has five zip codes 91910,91911,91913,91914, and 91915.

It, not every community that can boast they have an Olympic Training Center both for regular athletes and as well as the Paralympic team.
 
   
Simone Biles, Morgan Hurd Highlight U.S. Women’s Team For Gymnastics World Championships
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-12 kl. 22:19     879 words
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By | Oct. 12, 2018, 7 p.m. (ET) Simone Biles waits to perform her floor exercise at U.S. Gymnastics Championships on Aug. 19, 2018 in Boston. Simone Biles and Morgan Hurd will lead a five-woman U.S.

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American Surfer Courtney Conlogue Comes Away Victorious At Roxy Pro France
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-12 kl. 22:19     334 words
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By | Oct. 12, 2018, 3:23 p.m. (ET) Courtney Conlogue walks out of the water at World Surf League Surf Ranch Pro on Sept. 8, 2018 in Lemoore, Calif.

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Tokyo unveils 2020 Summer Games mascots
 
 CBS Sports     2018-10-12 kl. 21:54     523 words
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Everyone loved the bear and the fox, but Tokyo's school children went in a different direction Tokyo's culture places a lot of emphasis on mascots. Those videos that we think are adorably weird of Pikachu parades are old-hat in Japan.

The Olympic Mascot is inspired by a fusion of tradition with modern innovation, the Paralympic Mascot by nature and the supernatural powers that make Japan distinct.... The Paralympics' mascot (the pink one) is kind-hearted and "loves nature."
 
   
Province pledges $700M to Calgary's potential 2026 Olympic bid
 
 CTV News     2018-10-12 kl. 21:32     68 words
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The provincial government says it will contribute $700M towards Calgary's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.

The provincial government says it will contribute $700M towards Calgary's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.The details of the funding grant came in a letter to Mayor Naheed Nenshi and the Minister of Science and Sport Kristy
 
   
Kari Marklund är död - blev 80 år
 
 Östgöta Correspondenten Premium     2018-10-12 kl. 21:30     257 words
 
Kari Marklund, Linköping, före detta landshövding i Norrbotten, avled i onsdags efter en tids sjukdom. Han blev 80 år. Dödsfallet bekräftas av en son till Kari Marklund.

1996-1999 var han ordförande i Svenska Basketbollförbundet, 2003-2011 ledde han Svenska Handikappidrottsförbundet och Sveriges Paralympiska Kommitté.
 
   
Indonesia 2018: Double defeat
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-10-12 kl. 21:18     562 words
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China miss out on both goalball golds as Japan win first title It was heartbreak for China at the Balai Kartini Hall on Friday (12 October), as Iran and Japan claimed gold at the goalball competitions of the Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games.

The training was planned keeping in mind the stronger teams like China here,” Mehdi said, adding that the team’s next target is to secure qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.
 
   
Government of Alberta to pledge $700M for potential Calgary Olympic Bid
 
 Global News Canada     2018-10-12 kl. 21:13     164 words
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If Calgary moves forward with a bid to host the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Government of Alberta says it will give $700 million to help.

If Calgary moves forward with a bid to host the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic...

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Malaysia meets target, chance to improve 2014 achievement
 
 Bernama     2018-10-12 kl. 21:10     189 words
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By Mohd Shukri Ishak JAKARTA, Oct 12 (Bernama) -- Young Sabahan athlete, Eddy Bernard delivered the country’s 15th gold medal at the Asian Para Games when he won the long jump on the seventh day of the games.

Malaysia has earlier garnered its 14th gold medal via paralympian champion, Muhammad Ziyad Zolkefli in the shot put F20 category with a new games record of 16.94m.

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PREMIERE: Axel Jansson Releases ‘Everything I Crave’
 
 Vents Magazine     2018-10-12 kl. 20:50     236 words
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1 min ago Exclusive Material , News 0 Views Since performing at ? Glastonbury  ? last year and back from a ? summer of festivals in 2018 ? ,?

is.” ? The new release, out ? October 12th , includes a ? video featuring paralympian ? Cassie Cava ? , ? who is known for her strength through adversity in her personal pursuit of becoming an olympic athlete.
 
   
Saudi Harthy Secures Bronze, in the Paralympic Games, Jakarta 2018
 
 Saudi Press Agency     2018-10-12 kl. 20:16     80 words
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?????? 1440/2/3 ?? ??????? 2018/10/12 ? ??? Jakarta, Safar 3, 1440, Oct 12, 2018, SPA -- Saudi athlete Radi Al-Harthy won here today the Paralympic Games of Jakarta 2018 Bronze Medal, of throwing competition, at a distance of 21,63 meter.

Saudi Harthy Secures Bronze, in the Paralympic Games, Jakarta 2018.... Saudi athlete Radi Al-Harthy won here today the Paralympic Games of Jakarta 2018 Bronze Medal, of throwing competition, at a distance of 21,63 meter.The tally of the Saudi disabled athletes...
 
   
Chicago Blackhawks To Host 2019 USA Hockey Sled Classic, presented by the NHL
 
 USA Hockey     2018-10-12 kl. 19:53     352 words
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By , 10/12/18, 7:45AM MDT Ninth Annual Four-Day Event To Be Held Feb. 7-10 At MB Ice Arena USA Hockey announced today that the Chicago Blackhawks will host the ninth annual  USA Hockey Sled Classic , presented by the NHL.

Paralympic Sled Hockey Team  residency program and also the  2018 Toyota-USA Hockey Disabled Festival , which included a record 1,600-plus players ...
 
   
Visa et le Comité international olympique veulent créer une meilleure expérience pour les fans des prochains Jeux olympiques et paralympiques
 
 Clarksburg Exponent Telegram     2018-10-12 kl. 19:39     898 words
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Visa et le Comité international olympique veulent créer une meilleure expérience pour les fans des prochains Jeux olympiques et paralympiques....paralympique (CIP) ont annoncé aujourd'hui leur engagement à améliorer l'expérience des fans des Jeux olympiques et paralympiques...

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Gold medal Olympians to electrify Oxford Road
 
 Business Manchester.co.uk     2018-10-12 kl. 19:23     650 words
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Manchester’s Oxford Road is set to light up in a fusion of energy, entertainment and cycling.

Stars of the event will be Gold medal Olympic cyclist Dani Rowe and multiple gold medal winning Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey, while the main stages will be headlined by acclaimed Hits Radio DJ Hattie Pearson during the family-friendly day event,
 
   
Para Asian Games: India richer by five more gold medals
 
 The Hindu     2018-10-12 kl. 19:21     296 words
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Neeraj, Amit Kumar, Jennitha, Gangolli and Parmar win Gold medals in athletics, chess and badminton ensured India continued its impressive performance at the Asian Para Games on Friday. K.

Earlier, Rio Paralympics silver-medallist Deepa Malik bagged her second medal when she clinched the bronze in the women’s F51/52/53s discus throw.

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Mohammed praises UAE Paralympic athletes
 
 The Gulf Today     2018-10-12 kl. 19:05     128 words
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DUBAI: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, tweeted photographs of

Mohammed praises UAE Paralympic athletes.... DUBAI: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, tweeted photographs of. ...Emirati athletes sharing their joyous moments after winning medals at the Asian Paralympic...

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Iran’s gold rush at Asian Para Games continues
 
 Iran Daily     2018-10-12 kl. 18:32     346 words
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Sports Desk Iranian athletes kept up the momentum on the seventh day of the 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, to keep the country’s place in third of the overall table.

It was little surprise when Iranian sensation Rahman – the world-record holder and a double Paralympics gold medalist – overcame 295kg to set a new record of the event.
 
   
AOKI becomes Tokyo 2020’s latest domestic partner
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2018-10-12 kl. 18:30     208 words
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Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print The Tokyo Organising Committee of the 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games has signed its 54th domestic partner through an agreement with clothing manufacturer AOKI Holdings.

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print The Tokyo Organising Committee of the 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games has signed its 54th domestic partner through an agreement with clothing manufacturer AOKI Holdings.AOKI has been attributed the
 
   
Para Asiad: Deepa bags bronze as India pocket 3 more gold
 
 Yahoo! India     2018-10-12 kl. 18:22     332 words
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Jakarta, Oct 12 (IANS) India continued their good run at the Asian Para Games here by clinching a couple of gold medals in chess and another one in badminton as Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik bagged her second bronze here on Friday.

Jakarta, Oct 12 (IANS) India continued their good run at the Asian Para Games here by clinching a couple of gold medals in chess and another one in badminton as Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik bagged her second bronze here on Friday.With the

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Wada officials tried 'to bully' me over opposition to Russia reinstatement - Scott
 
 BBC     2018-10-12 kl. 18:17     1029 words
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The chair of the World Anti-Doping Agency's (Wada) Athlete Committee says some of the organisation's most senior officials tried to "bully" her over her opposition to Russian reinstatement.

Analysis. Beckie Scott is the nearest thing the Olympic and Paralympic athlete community has to a figurehead.

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Mo Farah wins his first marathon in Chicago setting a new European record
 
 The Mancunion     2018-10-12 kl. 18:00     408 words
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Written by on 12th October 2018. Posted in Sport In only his third attempt, Great Britain’s Mo Farah has won his first marathon in Chicago.

Six-time Paralympic gold medalist David Weir had to settle for third in the men’s wheelchair races as American Daniel Romanchuk took home the victory with a time of 1 hour, 31 minutes and 34 seconds.
 
   
Indonesia 2018: Rahman stops short of record
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-10-12 kl. 17:35     561 words
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Enkhbayar steals show on final day of powerlifting Siamand Rahman entertained his fans at the Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games on the way to

Paralympic Games , and that he would break his world record in Jakarta.... Fans missed out on seeing that attempt on Friday (October 12) when Rahman settled for his third lift of 295kg and the Asian Para Games record, but the world’s strongest Paralympian...
 
   
Breaking barriers to sport with WheelPower
 
 Posability     2018-10-12 kl. 17:33     692 words
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Listen to This National charity,  WheelPower , latest campaign to break both physical and mental barriers to sport for disabled people. Looking to take part in sport and get more active? Join WheelPower’s sport camps at various venues across the UK.

It keeps me fit and healthy and I meet new people, which is great!” Rio continues: “I want to be an England amputee footballer and a Paralympic Sprinter at Paris 2024!
 
   
Trojans visit Greek camp, seeking solutions to global refugee crisis
 
 Groong     2018-10-12 kl. 17:32     1646 words
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Mechanical engineering student Siena Applebaum and global health student Mia Poynor volunteering at Kara Tepe refugee camp on the island of Lesvos, Greece.

Viterbi alum (B.S. aerospace engineering ’93, M.S. mechanical engineering ’98) who led the team credited with developing the “world’s fastest racing wheelchair” at the Rio Paralympic Games in 2016.
 
   
Stockholm 2026 Winter Olympic Bid On Brink Of Collapse Due To Political Shuffle
 
 GamesBids.com     2018-10-12 kl. 17:26     390 words
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Stockholm’s bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games seems certain to collapse after agreements struck in City Council over budgeting will exclude funds for a potential Games.

Stockholm’s bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games seems certain to collapse after agreements struck in City Council over budgeting will exclude funds for a potential Games.Stockholm’s possible 2026 Olympic Winter Games bid likely
 
   
Iran's Nasiri Snatches Gold at Asian Para Games
 
 Indonesia News     2018-10-12 kl. 17:26     32 words
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TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Peyman Nasiri from Iran won the Men's 1500m T20 gold medal at the Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games on Friday.

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Peyman Nasiri from Iran won the Men's 1500m T20 gold medal at the Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games on Friday.Paralympic champion came first after he clocked 00:04:.
 
   
15-y-o the top girl at Digicel 5K
 
 Jamaica Star     2018-10-12 kl. 17:20     240 words
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Fifteen-year-old Samantha Pryce crossed the finish line in 20 minutes and nine seconds to become one of the youngest winners of the Digicel 5K Run for Special Needs last Saturday night in downtown Kingston.

For the fourth year, Paralympian and Digicel Ambassador, Alphanso Cunningham, finished first for the male wheelers in 23:26, while 50-year-old Vinette Green was the fastest female wheeler in 32.
 
   
Local athlete breaking records and chasing a world title
 
 Bay Today     2018-10-12 kl. 17:17     232 words
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A North Bay athlete is preparing for the World Para Powerlifting championships which will take place in Bogota, Colombia this December.

eventually going to the Paralympics and when I got into this it seemed to be the right thing for me,” Beaton told Rogers Radio.
 
   
Asian Para Games: Boccia team wins silver for Singapore
 
 Channel NewsAsia     2018-10-12 kl. 17:12     401 words
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Sport Boccia players Toh Sze Ning, Nurulasyiqah Mohd Taha and Faye Lim won a silver medal in the mixed pair BC3 finals.

Singapore National Paralympic Council/Flona Hakim) 12 Oct 2018 10:47PM (Updated:... (Photo: Singapore National Paralympic Council) Lawn bowls pair Mawjit Singh and Faridah Salleh narrowly missed out on a bronze in the final match of the mixed pairs...
 
   
Tokyo should apply hate speech ordinance with care, transparency
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2018-10-12 kl. 17:08     585 words
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The Yomiuri Shimbun It is vital to deter speech and behaviors that violate human rights without unduly restricting freedom of expression.

As the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics approach, the Tokyo metropolitan government has enacted its ordinance to realize the philosophy of the Olympic Charter, which does not allow discrimination of any kind.

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World Sailing Job Vacancy - Digital Executive
 
 Sailing.org     2018-10-12 kl. 16:53     432 words
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World Sailing, the world governing body for the sport, is currently advertising for a Digital Executive. This is a role that will require a detailed skill set in sports related digital media management.

World Sailing is responsible for: the promotion of the sport internationally; managing sailing at the Olympic and Paralympic Games; developing the Racing Rules of Sailing and regulations for all sailing competitions; the training of
 
   
ASICS Announces Simulated Altitude Pool Opening In Tokyo Next Year
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2018-10-12 kl. 16:52     229 words
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In an effort to promote its vision of ‘creating quality lifestyle through intelligent sport technology,’ Japanese company ASICS has just announced its intention to open a large-scale sports center in the heart of Tokyo next year.

opening time frame of September 2019, the training center is set to be located within the Toyosu district, situated between the Athletes’ Village for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics and the competition venues.

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Breakfast seminar on ‘Work Matters - Workplace for All’
 
 Department of Social and Family Affairs     2018-10-12 kl. 16:42     279 words
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Breakfast seminar on ‘Work Matters - Workplace for All’ is to take place in the Kingsley Hotel, Cork on Tuesday 23 October 2018 Paralympian John

Workplace for All’ is to take place in the Kingsley Hotel, Cork on Tuesday 23 October 2018 Paralympian John. ...Twomey will be keynote speaker.... The keynote speaker will be Paralympian John Twomey, who has competed in 11 Paralympic Games winning gold...
 
   
How Baseball Legend Roberto Clemente Made a Name as a Humanitarian
 
 Inverse.com     2018-10-12 kl. 16:19     402 words
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G oogle celebrated the life of Roberto Clemente on Friday, marking Hispanic Heritage month in the United States with a tribute to the baseball legend.

Previous Doodles have recognized Fanny Blankers-Koen , the Dutch Olympic athlete known as the “flying housewife,” as well as celebrating the athletes of the Paralympic Games and the World Cup .Mike Brown.
 
   
Para Asiad: India Win Three More Gold, Second Bronze For Deepa
 
 Yahoo! India     2018-10-12 kl. 16:15     613 words
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A couple of gold medals from chess and another one from a shuttler ensured India continued its impressive performance at the Asian Para Games in Jakarta where Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik bagged her second bronze on Friday.

A couple of gold medals from chess and another one from a shuttler ensured India continued its impressive performance at the Asian Para Games in Jakarta where Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik bagged her second bronze on Friday.K Jennitha Anto

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Rachel Grunwell: Running in fancy dress
 
 New Zealand Herald     2018-10-12 kl. 16:12     484 words
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By Rachel Grunwell When the organiser of the Rotorua Ekiden Relay event asked me to lead a "funked-up yoga warm-up Jane Fonda-style" I had two options. A. Run and hide or suddenly have something else on that weekend, like doing my hair ... Anything!

Or if you see our Achilles teams running on the day, cheer out loud for our disabled athletes who make us darn proud.
 
   
Visa, Olympic Committee Pair On Integrated Payments
 
 FintechInsight.com     2018-10-12 kl. 15:49     57 words
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Visa has announced that it is partnering with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to offer enhanced payment technology for fans of the Olympics and Paralympics.

Visa has announced that it is partnering with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to offer enhanced payment technology for fans of the Olympics and Paralympics.Through its global network of 11
 
   
Vivienne’s Creatives is the latest collaboration from Vivienne Westwood
 
 Worldnews EasyBranches     2018-10-12 kl. 15:40     621 words
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The Queen of punk gathers six conceptual artists and activists to join her A/W 18 Army of Freedom Fighters, to reinterpret the themes of her collection.

And whether this means posing as Margaret Thatcher, protesting at the Paralympics or delivering a Christmas present to David Cameron, the grand dame of fashion is not shy of creating a ripple.
 
   
USA Triathlon Announces Details of Sarasota-Bradenton Triathlon Festival
 
 Sports Destination Management     2018-10-12 kl. 15:33     871 words
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USA Triathlon has announced details for the Sarasota-Bradenton Triathlon Festival, a weekend of elite and age-group triathlon racing set for Oct. 13-14 in Sarasota, Florida.

Highlighting the U.S. squad are Kendall Gretsch (PTWC, Downers Grove, Ill.), who is currently undefeated in five seasons of elite paratriathlon competition; Elizabeth Baker (PTVI, Signal Mountain, Tenn.), who placed fourth at the Rio 2016 Paralympic...

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Masood looks for victory in Javelin Throw at Asian Para Games
 
 MiddleEastOnlineNews.com     2018-10-12 kl. 15:32     122 words
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JAKARTA, Indonesia, Qatar's Sarah Masood will compete in women's Javelin Throw F33 on Thursday at the prestigious 2018 Asian Para Games taking place in Indonesia's capital city of Jakarta.

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Qatar's Sarah Masood will compete in women's Javelin Throw F33 on Thursday at the prestigious 2018 Asian Para Games taking place in Indonesia's capital city of Jakarta.Masood is a prominent name in the Qatar's Paralympics team ,
 
   
India Shines At Para Asian Games With 52 Medals Including 9 Gold, 17 Silver & 26 Bronze
 
 The Logical Indian     2018-10-12 kl. 15:24     525 words
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Keeping up with India’s performance in the Asian Games earlier this year, the para-athletes of our country are bagging medals after medals at this year’s Para Asian Games in Jakarta. India has a total of 52 medals now, with 9 gold, 17 silver, 26 bronze.

Rio Paralympics medallist Deepa Malik clinched the latest bronze in the women’s F51/52/53s discus throw event.
 
   
Asian Para Games: Two more golds for India, one in badminton
 
 United News of India     2018-10-12 kl. 15:23     148 words
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Jakarta, Oct 12 (UNI) Two gold medals from chess and another one from badminton lead India to continue its excellent performance at the Asian Para Games, adding three more golds for the nation.

rapid P1 chess event after beating Manurung Roslinda of Indonesia 1-0 in the final round whereas Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik bagged her second bronze.

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Visa commits to provide better digital payment service to athletes and fans around world
 
 Xinhua News Agency     2018-10-12 kl. 15:22     57 words
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President of Visa Ryan McInerney speaks at a press conference in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 12, 2018.

12, 2018.Having extended its sponsorship deal with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) through 2032, Visa announced a commitment to provide better digital payment service to athletes and fans
 
   
World Mental Health Day 2018: A Round-Up
 
 Mental Health Today     2018-10-12 kl. 15:22     1273 words
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Charities, health services, organisations, public figures, politicians, and individuals participated in the annual event in numerous ways.

New strategy to promote positive mental health within the Olympics and Paralympics is unveiled.... The UK Sport and the English Institute of Sport have created measures to facilitate an environment that is conducive to good mental health across the Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
Calgary has IOC green light to bid for 2026 Olympics, but city on amber
 
 Ein News     2018-10-12 kl. 15:16     66 words
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12:39 GMT - TSN CALGARY — The International Olympic Committee has invited Calgary to compete for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, but Calgarians are proving more difficult to impress than the IOC.

12:39 GMT - TSN CALGARY — The International Olympic Committee has invited Calgary to compete for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, but Calgarians are proving more difficult to impress than the IOC.Calgary, Stockholm and Milan-Cortina,...

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Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life announce $150,000 donation to Fondation Tremplin Santé
 
 Benzinga.com     2018-10-12 kl. 15:15     523 words
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Canada NewsWire MONTREAL, Oct. 12, 2018 Funds will help program continue to improve children's physical well-being across Canada. MONTREAL, Oct.

Also in attendance were Freedom 55 Financial-sponsored Olympic athlete Damian Warner and Paralympic athlete Aurélie Rivard, who led the children through a physical activity after speaking to them about the importance of staying active and healthy

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Iranian powerlifter breaks new records in Asian Para Games
 
 Islamic Republic News Agency     2018-10-12 kl. 15:12     196 words
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Jakarta, Oct 12, IRNA - Siamand Rahman, the Iranian powerlifter, has broken a new recorded in the third Asian Para Games and won gold medal at over 107kg category.

Siamand Rahman, the Iranian powerlifter, has broken a new recorded in the third Asian Para Games and won gold medal at over 107kg category.The world and Paralympic...

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Stockholm's bid for 2026 Winter Olympics in serious doubt after City Council reshuffle
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-10-12 kl. 15:10     124 words
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Stockholm’s bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics has been thrown into serious doubt after an agreement was reached between the City Council’s two newly-merged parties that it will not host the Games.

Stockholm’s bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics has been thrown into serious doubt after an agreement was reached between the City Council’s two newly-merged parties that it will not host the Games.As reported by The Local , the
 
   
The new Olympic park half marathon
 
 Runner's World UK     2018-10-12 kl. 15:05     165 words
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The road closed half marathon will start and finish at the Olympic park By Posted on October 12, 2018 Six years on from the London 2012

The road closed half marathon will start and finish at the Olympic park By Posted on October 12, 2018 Six years on from the London 2012. ...Olympic and Paralympic Games, there’s still something pretty magic about the Olympic Park, which will
 
   
RF-basen: "Givetvis ett bakslag"
 
 Helagotland Premium     2018-10-12 kl. 14:59     88 words
 
Stockholmspolitikernas nej till OS 2026 är ett bakslag, det anser Riksidrottsförbundets ordförande Björn Eriksson. "Min inställning har hela tiden varit att vi ska respektera vad politikerna säger i frågan.

"I och med Stockholms besked i dag behöver vi samråda med Sveriges olympiska kommitté och Sveriges paralympiska kommitté och även invänta besked från en tillträdande regering.

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Star athletes join Lammas Leisure…
 
 News-Journal.co.uk     2018-10-12 kl. 14:53     492 words
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Top athletes will be helping a Sutton leisure centre celebrate its 10-year anniversary.

Olympic medallist Colin Jackson will be joined by local Paralympic champion Ollie Hynd, who is one of the few athletes in para-swimming to hold a Paralympic, world, European and commonwealth title at the same time, as well as former British
 
   
Former footballer hopes to use DMU course to tackle inequality in Africa
 
 Namibia Economist     2018-10-12 kl. 14:33     852 words
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A former international footballer is hoping that studying the FIFA Master course at De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) will equip her with the skills to tackle inequality when she returns to her native Africa.

Many other nations have already advanced, such as Japan and Korea in women’s football, judo and karate, and other countries in the Paralympics are putting their nations on the map.” Whilst working as a sports development officer, Salome has
 
   
SPO-PARA-LD GAMES - Three more gold for India, Deepa wins 2nd bronze in Asian Para Games (Eds: Updating with more results)
 
 Namibia Press Agency     2018-10-12 kl. 14:21     94 words
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Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Jakarta, Oct 12 (PTI) A couple of gold medals from chess and another one from a shuttler ensured India continued its

Jakarta, Oct 12 (PTI) A couple of gold medals from chess and another one from a shuttler ensured India continued its. ...impressive performance at the Asian Para Games where Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik bagged her second bronze Friday.

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Visa and the International Olympic Committee, Building a Better Experience for Fans of Future Olympic and Paralympic Games
 
 Racine Journal Times     2018-10-12 kl. 14:20     88 words
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Deepa Malik credits TOPS, PCI for Para Asian Games feat
 
 India.com     2018-10-12 kl. 14:19     307 words
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Jakarta [Indonesia], Oct 12 (ANI): Indian para-athlete Deepa Malik, who won her second Bronze medal in the ongoing third edition of Para Asian Games

Indian para-athlete Deepa Malik, who won her second Bronze medal in the ongoing third edition of Para Asian Games. ...on Friday, has credited Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) and Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) for her achievements in the

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Wheelchair rugby tournament at Stoke Mandeville Stadium this weekend
 
 Mix 96     2018-10-12 kl. 14:13     420 words
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Published by Dan Gooding at 1:10pm 12th October 2018. (Updated at 1:11pm 12th October 2018) This weekend, Stoke Mandeville Stadium is hosting a wheelchair rugby tournament. It is the season opener for Super Series Division Two.

It is completely free for spectators and organisers openly invite anybody to come and watch the Paralympic sport.... It is a free event for spectators and a great chance for the people of Aylesbury and surrounding areas to witness this hard-hitting Paralympic...
 
   
Swedish Olympic Committee President convinced Stockholm will host "world-class" Winter Olympics
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-10-12 kl. 13:56     714 words
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Swedish Olympic Committee (SOK) President Mats Årjes has said he is convinced that Stockholm will host a "world-class" Winter Olympic Games, should it be awarded the 2026 edition.

"The new values on which the Winter Olympics and Paralympics are to be based, and the fact that Sweden and Stockholm will not be required to make major investments in order to host the Games, mean that we will be able to create the most
 
   
Amy Dixon aims for strong finish in Sarasota
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-10-12 kl. 13:53     595 words
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Home World Cup sets up athletes for Tokyo 2020 qualification year The World Championships might be complete, but the qualification process for

Home World Cup sets up athletes for Tokyo 2020 qualification year The World Championships might be complete, but the qualification process for. ...the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics is ongoing, and that is the motivation for many athletes racing at the
 
   
Academy trust spent £4,000 on teacher training workshop with Oscar Pistorius' 'psychic' aunt
 
 Talk Radio     2018-10-12 kl. 13:45     271 words
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An academy trust spent almost £4,000 on a teacher training workshop with Oscar Pistorius' 'psychic' aunt, it has emerged.

Dr Pistorius, who is related to disgraced Paralympian Oscar, says she has "cryptesthesia”, which is defined as a form of telepathy or "sixth sense".

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Princess Eugenie marries in Peter Pilotto - 3 fashion experts give their verdict on the dress
 
 TV3 Ireland     2018-10-12 kl. 13:41     858 words
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12th Oct 18 | Fashion This is what industry insiders are saying about the latest royal wedding gown.

Princess Eugenie wearing Peter Pilotto at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London (David Davies/PA) The ivory satin jacquard dress had a foldover V neckline and long sleeves.

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Asian Para Games: Swimmer Ernie Gawilan, chess team deliver more gold on last day
 
 ABS-CBN News     2018-10-12 kl. 13:23     166 words
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Courtesy of Janet Tenorio Victories by Sander Severino and his national chess teammates helped to bump up the Philippines' record-breaking medal haul in the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia.

According to the Paralympics website, S7 classification "designated to athletes with one leg and one arm amputation on opposite sides, or a paralysis of one arm and one leg on the same side.
 
   
Visa and the International Olympic Committee, Building a Better Experience for Fans of Future Olympic and Paralympic Games
 
 Erie News Now     2018-10-12 kl. 13:21     8 words
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Tokyo Olympics: Costs hit almost $25 billion, may go higher
 
 Daily Commercial News     2018-10-12 kl. 13:19     877 words
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TOKYO — The price tag keeps soaring for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics despite local organizers and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) saying that spending is being cut.

Paralympic athletes, training programs for volunteers, and advertising and tourism plans.
 
   
Visa and the International Olympic Committee, Building a Better Experience for Fans of Future Olympic and Paralympic Games
 
 Business Wire     2018-10-12 kl. 13:19     558 words
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SAN FRANCISCO & BEIJING--( BUSINESS WIRE )--On the heels of its renewal with the International Olympic Committee through 2032, Visa (NYSE:V), the

Visa and the International Olympic Committee, Building a Better Experience for Fans of Future Olympic and Paralympic Games.... SAN FRANCISCO & BEIJING--( BUSINESS WIRE )--On the heels of its renewal with the International Olympic Committee through 2032, Visa (NYSE:V), the. ...International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic...

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Visa and the International Olympic Committee, Building a Better Experience for Fans of Future Olympic and Paralympic Games
 
 Digital Journal     2018-10-12 kl. 13:17     621 words
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SAN FRANCISCO & BEIJING--(Business Wire)--On the heels of its renewal with the International Olympic Committee through 2032, Visa (NYSE:V), the

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“ESCALADE” RUN: TRAINING SESSION AT THE PALAIS DES NATIONS!
 
 United Nations Office at Geneva     2018-10-12 kl. 13:08     802 words
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For the fifth year in a row, the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG) is organizing, in its Ariana Park and around the Palais des Nations , a training session for the traditional Course de l’Escalade – the Escalade run.

Ms. Celine van Till participated in the Rio 2016 Paralympics and received a few days ago the Medal "Genève reconnaissante" from the Mayor of Geneva.
 
   
Wedding Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Return to the Scene of Their Own Wedding For Princess Eugenie's by Monica Sisavat
 
 PopSugar Australia     2018-10-12 kl. 13:06     174 words
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle gave us major flashbacks when they attended Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's wedding on Friday. The couple, who also tied the knot at St.

During their trip, Harry will also kick off his annual Invictus Games , and the duo will be joined by David Beckham, who was recently named an ambassador of the Paralympics-style event.

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Yokohama to host IAAF World Relays
 
 Japan Times     2018-10-12 kl. 13:05     342 words
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Yokohama will host the IAAF World Relays next year, the city and the Japan Association of Athletics Federations announced on Friday. It will be the event’s first time away from its traditional home in Nassau, the Bahamas.

27-Oct. 6. The top eight countries at the world championships will earn spots at the Tokyo Olympics. “Next year will be a year away from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics,” Yokokawa said. “So many of the world’s top sprinters will come to
 
   
Paralympics: Wheelchair tennis player Yui Kamiji 1st to qualify for 2020
 
 KyodoNews.net     2018-10-12 kl. 12:29     131 words
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Wheelchair tennis player Yui Kamiji on Friday became the first Japanese athlete to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Games by winning gold at the Asian Para Games in Indonesia.

Paralympics: Wheelchair tennis player Yui Kamiji 1st to qualify for 2020.... (Yui Kamiji) With her victory, the 24-year-old Kamiji became the first Japanese to qualify for either the Olympics or Paralympics to be held in Tokyo.

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Calgary 2026 say bid "fully transparent" with costs despite opposition claims
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-10-12 kl. 12:26     568 words
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The Calgary 2026 Bid Committee has released a defiant statement defending their work after opposition group NoCalgaryOlympics suggested the city

The Calgary 2026 Bid Committee has released a defiant statement defending their work after opposition group NoCalgaryOlympics suggested the city. ...should vote against hosting the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games next month because of a lack of
 
   
Syrian athlete wins a bronze medal in Asian Para Games
 
 Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies     2018-10-12 kl. 12:19     61 words
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Submitted by SANA on Wed, 10/10/2018 - 21:59 Printer-friendly version Send to friend:  Jakarta, SANA – Syrian athlete for special sports Alaa

21:59 Printer-friendly version Send to friend:  Jakarta, SANA – Syrian athlete for special sports Alaa. ...Abdul-Salam won a bronze medal on Wednesday within the Asian Paralympic Games held in the Indonesian Capital of Jakarta.
 
   
Qatar Concludes Participation in Asian Para Games
 
 Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies     2018-10-12 kl. 12:19     198 words
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She had previously won silver in the Rio Paralympics, become the first ever Qatari female athlete to win a Paralympic medal.... Abdulrahman was also the first Qatari athlete to win a Paralympic medal, when he won silver in Rio in 2016 for Javelin.

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Dik Wan, Malaysia’s wonder athlete
 
 FrontDesk.com.my     2018-10-12 kl. 12:15     317 words
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JAKARTA, Oct 12 : It was with sheer grit and determination that Dik Wan smashed the Asian record in the long jump event at 2018 Asian Para Games and won his third gold medal while nursing a hamstring and groin injury.

Russian para athlete, Evgenii Shvetcov in the IPC World Paralympic Championship in Lyon, France in 2013, ” said Jaganathan.

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