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VM-medaljer ska hem till Motala
 
 Motala & Vadstena Tidning Premium     2018-10-16 kl. 07:00     573 words
 
VM-medalj. Det är det givna målet för Daniel Gustafsson, Västers BTK, när han i veckan spelar VM i parabordtennis i Slovenien. - Jag är rankad fyra, så... Vi träffas på en av de sista träningarna innan avresan.

Vi får Paralympiskt stöd som det heter och sen jobbar jag lite extra på ett dagis.... Målet är att ta en OS-medalj men bara att få chansen att vara med på ett Paralympics känns oerhört stort och något jag verkligen vill uppleva.
 
   
Svårt att förstå politikernas icke-engagemang
 
 Idrottens Affärer     2018-10-15 kl. 17:53     800 words
 
Det finns så mycket att vinna trots allt Krönika | Miljöpartisten Karin Ernlund (hon var centerpartist tills i fredags då hon tillsammans med Anna König Jerlmyr i M och de andra från allianspartierna valde att ansluta sig till MPs

Formellt handlar det om Vinterspelen 2026, Paralympics är en lika viktig del av spelen.
 
   
Bravissimo, Björkman
 
 Västerås Tidning     2018-10-15 kl. 17:29     561 words
 
Uno, due, tre - quattro. Västeråsgolfaren Joakim "JB" Björkman tog sin fjärde raka titel i Italian Disabled Open. - Italien har blivit som ett andra hem för mig, säger 28-åringen.

En annan dröm är att få delta på ett Paralympics någon gång framöver. -... Hade väl hoppats att vi skulle komma med på Paralympics-programmet till 2024, men beslutet blev tyvärr nyligen nedröstat. -... Det vore häftigt att få vara med på ett Paralympics...
 
   
Rickard möter världstoppen i Danmark
 
 Svenska Badmintonförbundet     2018-10-15 kl. 16:50     222 words
 
Rickard Nilsson reser i veckan till Odense för spel i tävlingen Denmark Para-Badminton International som spelas onsdag till söndag.

Rickard ligger för närvarande rankad som nummer nio på världsrankingen och jagar på sikt en placering bland topp sex för att kvalificera sig till Paralympics i Tokyo om knappt två år.
 
   
Pengaregn över lokalidrotten
 
 Borås Tidning Plus     2018-10-15 kl. 13:09     1339 words
 
På söndagen fick 43 stipendiater ta emot totalt 855 000 kronor ur Walter Kuusks stiftelse. Det är nästan dubbelt så mycket pengar som premiäråret. - Börsen har gått bra, säger stiftelsens ordförande Kjell Fasth.

Parasport - i rörelse, 10 000 kronor.... Parasport - i rörelse är en satsning på bättre fritid och hälsa för funktionshindrade i Borås.
 
   
SOK planerar vidare trots OS-nej från Stockholm
 
 SVT Nyheter Stockholm     2018-10-15 kl. 12:00     304 words
 
Stockholm är en av de tre kandidaterna som gått vidare om kampen om att få arrangera vinter-OS 2026. När det blågröna styret tillträdde i Stockholms stadshus i fredags stängde de dörrarna.

SOK menar att de inte kommer finansiera OS och Paralympics med skattepengar.
 
   
Trots blågrönt nej - SOK vägrar ge upp OS 2026
 
 Lokaltidningen Mitt i     2018-10-15 kl. 10:09     458 words
 
Länsnyheter Trots blågrönt nej - SOK vägrar ge upp OS 2026 2018, kl. 10:09 Uppdaterad 15 oktober 2018, kl.

Men Sveriges Olympiska Kommitté, SOK, ger ändå inte upp hoppet om att få hit vinter-OS och Paralympics. -... En av hörnstenarna i kandidaturen för att få OS och Paralympics 2026 till Sverige har varit att arrangemanget inte ska kosta skattebetalarna...

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Trots bakslag - SOK vägrar ge upp OS-dröm
 
 Sydsvenskan     2018-10-12 kl. 16:08     391 words
 
Den tillträdande grönblå majoriteten i Stockholms stad säger nej till ett OS...

Den tillträdande grönblå majoriteten i Stockholms stad säger nej till ett OS...
 
   
Trots bakslag - SOK vägrar ge upp OS-dröm
 
 Helsingborgs Dagblad     2018-10-12 kl. 16:08     391 words
 
Den tillträdande grönblå majoriteten i Stockholms stad säger nej till ett OS...

Den tillträdande grönblå majoriteten i Stockholms stad säger nej till ett OS...
 
   
RF-basen: "Givetvis ett bakslag"
 
 Sydsvenskan     2018-10-12 kl. 15:01     93 words
 
Stockholmspolitikernas nej till OS 2026 är ett bakslag, det anser Riksidrottsf?...

Stockholmspolitikernas nej till OS 2026 är ett bakslag, det anser Riksidrottsf?...
 
   
RF-basen: "Givetvis ett bakslag"
 
 Helsingborgs Dagblad     2018-10-12 kl. 15:01     93 words
 
Stockholmspolitikernas nej till OS 2026 är ett bakslag, det anser Riksidrottsf?...

Stockholmspolitikernas nej till OS 2026 är ett bakslag, det anser Riksidrottsf?...
 
   
Folkligt stöd för OS i Stockholm
 
 Sydsvenskan     2018-10-11 kl. 20:12     175 words
 
49 procent av stockholmarna är för att arrangera OS och Paralympics i staden 2...

49 procent av stockholmarna är för att arrangera OS och Paralympics i staden 2...
 
   
Folkligt stöd för OS i Stockholm
 
 Helsingborgs Dagblad     2018-10-11 kl. 20:12     175 words
 
49 procent av stockholmarna är för att arrangera OS och Paralympics i staden 2...

49 procent av stockholmarna är för att arrangera OS och Paralympics i staden 2...
 
   
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Mutant Super Soldiers Could Become Reality by 2048
 
 Digit.fyi     2018-10-16 kl. 08:13     472 words
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The Global Strategic Trends: The Future Starts Today, which was published today by the Ministry of Defence’s (MoD) think-tank Development, Concepts

In the UK, super vision is close to becoming a reality after a pioneering surgery, which partially restored Tim Reddish, a blind Paralympic swimming champion’s vision.
 
   
Tinashe Reacts to Shocking 'Dancing With the Stars' Elimination: 'We Did Our Best' (Exclusive) Tinashe Reacts to Shocking 'Dancing With the Stars' Elimination: 'We Did Our Best' (Exclusive)
 
 KTVB.com     2018-10-16 kl. 08:03     400 words
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Sometimes high scores aren't all you need to go the distance on Dancing With the Stars. This was the case for Tinashe and her partner Brandon Armstrong, a first-time DWTS pro, when they ended up getting eliminated at the end of Monday's Trio Night.

On Monday, Tinashe and Brandon earned the second-highest score of the night, a 26 out of 30, for their trio tango -- set to "Hit Me with Your Best Shot" by Pat Benatar -- a longside paralympian and former DWTS finalist Amy Purdy.

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Mongolian power man sets new world record at Asian Paralympic Games
 
 News.MN     2018-10-16 kl. 08:01     89 words
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Mongolian athletes successfully participated in the Asian Paralympic Games which were held in Jakarta, Indonesia last week. Mongolia has ranked 25 th with five medals (a gold, a silver and three bronzes) from the 43 countries which competed in the games.

Mongolian power man sets new world record at Asian Paralympic Games.... Mongolian athletes successfully participated in the Asian Paralympic Games which were held in Jakarta, Indonesia last week.
 
   
Katie Piper stuns in black sparkling dress as she leaves It Takes Two studio after leaving Strictly
 
 Long Room.com     2018-10-16 kl. 07:18     351 words
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She left the competition dramatically on Sunday night after failing to impress judges after a dance off against Charles Venn. But Katie Piper, 35, was all smiles as she left the It Takes Two studio with partner Gorka Marquez, 28.

Show - AJ - Pritchard - Studio - Jumper Show newbie AJ Pritchard left the studio in a black jumper and grey trousers, while his partner, Paralympic champion Lauren Steadman wore jeans, uggs and an on-trend red snake-skin shirt.
 
   
Large hotels in Japan must set aside rooms for those with wheelchairs
 
 KyodoNews.net     2018-10-16 kl. 07:10     212 words
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The government said Tuesday it will make it mandatory for new large hotels to secure rooms for wheelchair-bound visitors ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

The government said Tuesday it will make it mandatory for new large hotels to secure rooms for wheelchair-bound visitors ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.Under the revised "barrier-free" enforcement order approved at the Cabinet,

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Merseyside's Para-badminton star is running out of opponents
 
 itv.com     2018-10-16 kl. 07:08     74 words
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A young badminton star from Merseyside is heading for the European Championships in France later this month. Rachel Choong who's from Crosby is a six- time para-badminton world champion.

Rachel Choong who's from Crosby is a six- time para-badminton world champion.She made history back in 2015 in Stoke Mandeville - the birthplace of the Paralympics - by becoming the first English badminton player to win three titles at a World
 
   
VM-medaljer ska hem till Motala
 
 Motala & Vadstena Tidning Premium     2018-10-16 kl. 07:00     573 words
 
VM-medalj. Det är det givna målet för Daniel Gustafsson, Västers BTK, när han i veckan spelar VM i parabordtennis i Slovenien. - Jag är rankad fyra, så... Vi träffas på en av de sista träningarna innan avresan.

Vi får Paralympiskt stöd som det heter och sen jobbar jag lite extra på ett dagis.... Målet är att ta en OS-medalj men bara att få chansen att vara med på ett Paralympics känns oerhört stort och något jag verkligen vill uppleva.
 
   
Victoria 'Posh' Beckham and husband David to attend Prince Harry's Invictus ...
 
 MogaznewsEn     2018-10-16 kl. 06:34     206 words
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Prince Harry and wife Meghan Markle sent Sydney into a frenzy on Tuesday as they greeted thousands of adoring fans ahead of the Invictus Games.

Beckham has confirmed she'll be joining her football legend husband David Beckham at Prince Harry's Paralympics-style event.
 
   
Eddy trained hard to achieve dream: Dad
 
 Sabah Daily Express     2018-10-16 kl. 06:12     234 words
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Sandakan: The father of Asian Para Games 2018 gold medallist Eddy Bernard said that his son has diligently been training hard to achieve his dream. "Eddy has continuously trained hard after his school session every day.

I hoped that I can participate in the Tokyo Paralympics Games in 2020.
 
   
Beijing Organizing Committee for 2022 Olympics slicits copywriting globally
 
 Beijing International     2018-10-16 kl. 06:10     187 words
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The Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Beijing Organizing Committee) started to solicit globally the

The Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Beijing Organizing Committee) started to solicit globally the. ...creative copywriting of its opening ceremony from October 15 till December 31, 2018, according to
 
   
Unique Dunk Contest And Shoot-out Prove To Be Win-Win For All Involved At Youth Olympics
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-16 kl. 06:09     791 words
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By | Oct. 16, 2018, 2:25 a.m. (ET) Members of the Argentina basketball team  attempt a slam dunk on October 15, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- Carson McCorkle compared it to a soccer match.

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Powerlifters' trip to Paralympics qualifier in jeopardy
 
 Times of India     2018-10-16 kl. 05:29     547 words
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NEW DELHI: Indian para powerlifters' participation in the ' Bogota 2018 World Para Powerlifting Americas Open Championships in Colombia has run into

Powerlifters' trip to Paralympics qualifier in jeopardy.... NEW DELHI: Indian para powerlifters' participation in the ' Bogota 2018 World Para Powerlifting Americas Open Championships in Colombia has run into. ...rough weather due to Paralympics Committee...

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Australia embraces royal couple after pregnancy announcement
 
 Malay Mail     2018-10-16 kl. 05:11     527 words
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Girls hold posters during a visit by Britain's Prince Harry and wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex at the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia October 16, 2018.

The games founded by Harry are an international paralympic-style event for military personnel wounded in action.

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Disabled athlete found burning in open field: police
 
 Korea Herald     2018-10-16 kl. 05:01     127 words
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Police are investigating the death of a 24-year-old disabled person who was found engulfed in flames Monday in an open field in Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province. According to authorities, a passerby called dispatch around 7:30 p.m.

Disabled athlete found burning in open field: police.

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Korea Herald (web)
 
   
Bicycle trip for veterans passes through Watsonville
 
 Register Pajaronian     2018-10-16 kl. 04:24     376 words
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WATSONVILLE — Some 50 military veterans passed through Watsonville on their bicycles Monday morning, the first leg of a 450-mile ride that will end Saturday in Ventura.

She has since become a veritable celebrity in the cycling world, breaking the women’s pursuit world record at the 2016 UCI Para-Cycling Track World Championships, and taking home two gold medals in the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.
 
   
‘Madness’ over first trans world champ
 
 Coffs Coast Advocate     2018-10-16 kl. 04:21     769 words
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CYCLING'S first transgender world champion has fired back at heated criticism surrounding her breakthrough victory at the 2018 UCI Masters track championships.

Lots of transphobic bigots are responding to my world championship win saying that 'Next up, the paralympics.'

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Whitsunday Coast Guardian (web) - Central & North Burnett Times (web) - The Daily Examiner (web) - Byron Shire News (web) - Daily Mercury News (web) - Dalby Herald (web) - NewsMail (web) - Central Queensland News (web) - WesternTimes.com.au (web) - Central Telegraph (web)
 
   
Three Laval student-athletes awarded bursaries by FAEQ
 
 Laval News online     2018-10-16 kl. 04:12     651 words
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Cynthia, Laurie St-Georges and Jessica Beauchemin in company of Carolyne Hudson of Hydro-Québec.

President Claude Chagnon. “The importance of the Hydro-Québec Bursary Program is undeniable: numerous bursary recipients have gone on to become Olympians and Paralympians. “The Hydro-Québec Bursary Program honours student-athletes between
 
   
Rec Sports empowers disabled athletes through unified sports leagues
 
 Ohio State University Lantern     2018-10-16 kl. 04:09     587 words
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Ohio State will expand its offerings of unified recreational sports leagues this year. Credit: Keaton Maisano | For The Lantern Sometimes a victory in sports can be accomplished without being ahead on the scoreboard.

Rec Sports empowers disabled athletes through unified sports leagues.... Credit: Keaton Maisano | For The Lantern Sometimes a victory in sports can be accomplished without being ahead on the scoreboard.The Ohio State Department of Recreational Sports has followed the lead of the Special Olympics to empower disabled athletes...
 
   
'Dancing With the Stars' Eliminates Another Couple After 'Trios' Week
 
 PopCulture.com     2018-10-16 kl. 04:07     448 words
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Tinashe's time in the Dancing With the Stars ballroom is up.

after scoring a 26/30 for their "superb" tango to “Hit Me with Your Best Shot” from Rock of Ages alongside Paralympic medalist and DWTS alum Amy Purdy.
 
   
China to build TCM experience center for Winter Olympics
 
 China.org.cn     2018-10-16 kl. 03:53     192 words
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Staff members walk in front of an office building at the headquarters of the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (BOCOG) in Beijing, China, June 4, 2018.

Staff members walk in front of an office building at the headquarters of the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (BOCOG) in Beijing, China, June 4, 2018.
 
   
Malaysia a ‘natural extension’ for MindChamps, says branding lead Michelle Peh
 
 Marketing-interactive.com     2018-10-16 kl. 03:53     367 words
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MindChamps PreSchool is expanding into Malaysia with Victoria Education as its master franchise in the country. The company aims to launch 20 MindChamps International PreSchool centres in Malaysia.

It also engages ambassadors such as Singaporean Paralympic gold medallist Yip Pin Xiu. “At MindChamps, the culture and values of the leadership and its team are what drives the brand and what it stands for. As we are closest to what we stand
 
   
‘Dancing With the Stars’ Results: Who Gets Eliminated Tonight on DWTS? 10/15/2018
 
 Heavy.com     2018-10-16 kl. 03:46     366 words
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Instagram/DancingABC Pictured: DWTS Co-Hosts Erin Andrews and Tom Bergeron Last week was the first week on Dancing With the Stars , where eliminations took place on the same night as the weekly performances.

Some of the familiar faces who appeared in the ballroom were NSYNC band member Joey Fatone, Paralympian Amy Purdy, athlete Rashad Jennings and dancer Maddie Ziegler.
 
   
'Dancing With the Stars' Fans Call Out Team for 'Unfair' Advantage
 
 PopCulture.com     2018-10-16 kl. 03:46     352 words
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On Dancing With The Stars Monday night, supermodel Alexis Ren got to dance her trio with Maddie Ziegler, and fans thought she had an unfair advantage compared to the other celebrities. Sometimes it takes three to tango!

Paralympian Amelia Purdy joined Tinashe and Brandon Armstrong.
 
   
'Dancing With the Stars': Evanna Lynch Enjoys Fun 'Harry Potter' Reunion During Trio Night -- Live Updates!
 
 ETonline     2018-10-16 kl. 03:06     1400 words
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Dancing With the Stars ' Trio Night is sure to be an entertaining one! As the remaining contestants enter week four of the dance competition show on Monday, they are joined by an additional star to take part in this week's dance.

Possibly in an attempt to up the inspiration factor, the couple brought paralympian and former DWTS finalist Amy Purdy for their trio dance -- a tango set to "Hit Me With Your Best Shot" from Rock of Ages -- and the whole number just hummed

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Bridget O’Neil Wins Youth Olympic Diving Bronze – 94 Years After Her Great-Uncle’s Olympic Gold
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-16 kl. 03:01     554 words
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By | Oct. 15, 2018, 8:18 p.m. (ET) Bridget O'Neil swims toward the surface at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 on Oct. 12. 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Americans Bhatia And Li Win Silver In Mixed Team Golf Learning From Each Other Along The Way
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-16 kl. 03:01     459 words
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By | Oct. 15, 2018, 8:37 p.m. (ET) Akshay Bhatia and Lucy Li hug after their mixed team event on Oct. 15, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Not fair: Runner-up fumes over transgender world champion
 
 Yahoo! 7 Sport     2018-10-16 kl. 03:00     55 words
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Lots of transphobic bigots are responding to my world championship win saying that 'Next up, the paralympics.' Hey women, you realize that ALL of these people (many of them women) are comparing you to disabled people…right?

Lots of transphobic bigots are responding to my world championship win saying that 'Next up, the paralympics.'
 
   
'Not fair': Runner-up fumes over transgender world champion
 
 Yahoo! 7 Sport     2018-10-16 kl. 02:50     638 words
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A Canadian transgender athlete has been slammed by a competitor after becoming the first to win a cycling world championship. Dr.

We should be worried about their fairness and human rights instead.” Lots of transphobic bigots are responding to my world championship win saying that 'Next up, the paralympics.'

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Nur Syaiful aims for a golden splash in Tokyo Paralympics
 
 thestar.com.my     2018-10-16 kl. 02:45     376 words
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PETALING JAYA: Muhammad Nur Syaiful Zulkifli (pic) made a big splash as Malaysia’s first Asian Para Games gold medallist in swimming last week. Now, he wants to take on the world’s best at the 2020 Paralympics.

Nur Syaiful aims for a golden splash in Tokyo Paralympics.... Now, he wants to take on the world’s best at the 2020 Paralympics.The 23-year-old, who is wheelchair-bound after losing the use of his legs following a motorcycle accident six years ago, is...
 
   
Asian Para Games 2018: Deepa Malik receives warm welcome on his arrival at Delhi Airport
 
 Biharprabha.com     2018-10-16 kl. 01:56     82 words
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New Delhi, Oct 16 (ANI): Rio Paralympics medallist Deepa Malik received warm welcome on his arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. She made India proud by clinching two bronze medals at the Asian Para Games 2018.

Rio Paralympics medallist Deepa Malik received warm welcome on his arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi.

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43 West Yorkshire Schools Take Part In Restart A Heart Day 2018
 
 Pulse 1     2018-10-16 kl. 01:51     529 words
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Hannah Cockroft: “The more people who know CPR, the more lives can be saved. It’s that simple.

the country. Yorkshire’s gold medal winning Paralympian and ten times World Champion, Hannah Cockcroft MBE, will be visiting one of the 116 participating secondary schools -

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Junee’s own Bailey hits the road running in state championships
 
 Southern Cross     2018-10-16 kl. 01:40     490 words
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At just 12 years old, Bailey Whitton is well on his way to sporting halls of fame. The Junee Primary School year six student will be the first athlete in the country to compete using a ‘race-runner’.

also be disqualified because they aren’t approved either, so he has no real way to race.” Bailey and his mother Tracy Whitton are hoping his race will be instrumental in seeing the device obtain approval from the Australian Paralympic
 
   
Transgender cyclist calls out ‘bigots’ after winning female world championship
 
 Washington Times     2018-10-16 kl. 01:38     607 words
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Canadian cyclist Rachel McKinnon is calling out “transphobic bigots” on Twitter after she reportedly became the first trans woman to ever win gold at the UCI Masters Track Cycling World Championships in Los Angeles. Ms.

paralympics.’ Hey women, you realize that ALL of these people (many of them women) are comparing you to disabled people…right?

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Lugers Chris Mazdzer And Jayson Terdiman To Reunite On Doubles Sled For World Cup Season
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-16 kl. 01:27     410 words
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By | Oct. 15, 2018, 6:59 p.m. (ET) (L-R) Chris Mazdzer and Jayson Terdiman pose for photos for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.

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African Para-athletes gather for training camp in Ethiopia
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-10-16 kl. 01:16     261 words
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More than 80 Para-athletics and powerlifting athletes, coaches and technical officials, from 14 African countries, gathered in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia for a three-day workshop and training camp.

More than 80 Para-athletics and powerlifting athletes, coaches and technical officials, from 14 African countries, gathered in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia for a three-day workshop and training camp.The event included a "Proud Paralympian" workshop led
 
   
Australia congratulates royal couple on news of first child
 
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland     2018-10-16 kl. 00:47     371 words
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SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's prime minister was among the first world leaders to congratulate Prince Harry and his wife Meghan on the news they were expecting their first child, as the royal couple toured Sydney's Opera House on Tuesday.

The games founded by Harry are an international paralympic-style event for military personnel wounded in action.

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‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2018 Cast Spoilers & Elimination Predictions Tonight
 
 Heavy.com     2018-10-16 kl. 00:32     794 words
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ABC It is Trio Night on season 27 of Dancing With the Stars , which means that a third person will join each contestant’s team, but just for tonight’s performance. Usually, the third person is either a pro dancer or a former celebrity contestant.

Tinashe and Brandon Armstrong are dancing tonight with Paralympic medalist and season 18 runner-up Amy Purdy.
 
   
Vermin, asbestos fears complicate closure of iconic Tsukiji market?The Asahi Shimbun
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2018-10-16 kl. 00:22     1027 words
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Abundant fish scraps and a labyrinth of drainage channels to take refuge in have made Tokyo’s Tsukiji market a perfect home for the plethora of rats, but it may be time for them to flee the ship.

and Paralympics, as well as bringing out scrap material from a quay using vessels.

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Bipartisan Law Significantly Reduces Barriers to Athletic Trainer Care for Student and Professional Athletes
 
 Athletic Business     2018-10-16 kl. 00:10     767 words
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SOURCE: National Athletic Trainers' Association Bipartisan legislation clarifies health services that athletic trainers and other sports medicine

Olympic and Paralympic Committee, the National Collegiate Athletic Association and every major American professional sports league.
 
   
Spoilers: Who Will Go Home on 'Dancing with the Stars' Week 4?
 
 MSNBC Newsweek     2018-10-15 kl. 23:35     1141 words
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As contestants on Dancing with the Stars  are continuously weeded out of the competition, Season 27 will only grow more competitive.

Before McKeon's exit, blind Paralympian  Danelle Umstead was eliminated alongside partner Artem Chigvintsev .... The couple will partner with Paralympic medalist and Season 18 runner-up Amy Purdy for a tango to "Hit Me with Your Best Shot" from Rock...
 
   
Manhasset Bay Race Week Closes Season
 
 Manhasset Press     2018-10-15 kl. 23:31     667 words
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Rick Doerr, US Paralympic Sailor, leading the Sonar fleet at the mark at the 2018 MBYC Race Week. Lots of sailing news to catch up with. The 2018 summer season was a busy one and is almost over.

Rick Doerr, US Paralympic Sailor, leading the Sonar fleet at the mark at the 2018 MBYC Race Week.... Rick Doerr, a U.S. paralympic sailor who won a silver medal in the 2016 Summer Paralympics, raced Valiant to first place in the Sonar division.
 
   
Calgary mayor doesn't want to spend more than province on 2026 Games
 
 Estevan Mercury     2018-10-15 kl. 23:31     671 words
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CALGARY — The mayor of Calgary says the city shouldn't contribute more than the province of Alberta to host the 2026 Winter Games. Alberta has committed $700 million if Calgary bids for and wins the right to host the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Alberta has committed $700 million if Calgary bids for and wins the right to host the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games.article continues below.

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Calgary mayor doesn't want to spend more than province on 2026 Games
 
 Brandon Sun     2018-10-15 kl. 23:10     101 words
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CALGARY - The mayor of Calgary says the city shouldn't contribute more than the province of Alberta to host the 2026 Winter Games. Alberta has committed $700 million if Calgary bids for and wins the right to host the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Every 'DWTS' Alum Returning for Trio Night
 
 PopCulture.com     2018-10-15 kl. 23:08     1037 words
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Dancing With the Stars is proving that three isn't a crowd this week.

Steve Granitz/WireImage) Paralympic medalist for snowboarding Amy Purdy will be returning to the ballroom to dance alongside singer Tinashe and pro partner Brandon Armstrong as they perform a tango to “Hit Me with Your Best Shot” from Rock
 
   
Soccer veteran Kathy Carter takes lead on LA28’s lofty revenue goals
 
 Los Angeles Business     2018-10-15 kl. 22:39     82 words
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Veteran soccer marketer Kathy Carter’s next act will be in the Olympics.

Olympic and Paralympic Properties, the joint venture created by LA28 and the U.S.

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Charity founder calls for more to be done to fund Team GB Paralympic hopefuls
 
 SW Londoner     2018-10-15 kl. 22:11     879 words
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The founder of a charity supporting Paralympic hopefuls has said the government must do more to fund the development of disability sports.

Charity founder calls for more to be done to fund Team GB Paralympic hopefuls.... The founder of a charity supporting Paralympic hopefuls has said the government must do more to fund the development of disability sports.Anita Choudhrie believes that despite Paralympic...
 
   
Tokyo 2020: Forum for Decent Work News
 
 Building and Wood Worker's International     2018-10-15 kl. 22:01     374 words
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the BWI and its Japanese Affiliates Council (BWI-JAC) held an international forum looking at the risks to human rights involved in the preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics.

from unions, government and Tokyo 2020 implementing agencies, including the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
 
   
Kathy Carter Named to Key Leadership Role in 2028 Olympics
 
 MyNewsLa.com     2018-10-15 kl. 21:56     282 words
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Share this article: Sports executive Kathy Carter was named Monday to a key leadership role overseeing preparations for the 2028 Olympics in Los Angeles.

Soccer. “There is nothing else like the energy and excitement of the Olympic and Paralympic Games,” Carter said. “LA 2028 will set a new standard for creativity, inclusion and optimism in sport, benefiting the Movement for generations to
 
   
Bolt could leave A-League
 
 WWOS - Nine.com.au     2018-10-15 kl. 21:41     295 words
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Usain Bolt's future in the A-League is unclear with a European club believed to be chasing the Jamaican sprint star.

Paralympic Silver Medalist Amanda Reid trains for VI Soccer.
 
   
Join Victoria Arlen & I for "Costumes for a Cause"
 
 100.3 WHEB     2018-10-15 kl. 21:40     195 words
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What are you doing Saturday night October 27th from 6p-11p? Come and join VICTORIA ARLEN and I at the Portsmouth Harbor Events and Conference Center for COSTUMES FOR A CAUSE!

Foundation! It was founded by ESPN's Victoria Arlen (Paralympic Gold Medalist, author, motivational speaker, and Dancing with the Stars)!
 
   
Former Paralympian Vicki Aggar speaks out amid unprecedented athlete uprising against World Anti-Doping Agency
 
 itv.com     2018-10-15 kl. 21:05     677 words
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Steve Scott Sports Editor Vicki Aggar says she is no troublemaker but will keep pushing for change as the anti-WADA uprising grows stronger. Photo: BPA The World Anti-Doping Agency must surely now be getting the message.

Former Paralympian Vicki Aggar speaks out amid unprecedented athlete uprising against World Anti-Doping Agency.... Vicki Aggar, the retired Paralympian who chairs the British Athletes Commission admits she considered resigning her position as a WADA...

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MIL-OSI Translation: Deodoro’s Olympic Legacy Receives Sports Minister Visit
 
 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2018-10-15 kl. 21:02     292 words
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MIL OSI Translation. Region: English / Latin America – Source: Republic of Brazil 2 Brasília, 10/15/2018 – Located in the Military Village, in Rio

Republic of Brazil 2 Brasília, 10/15/2018 – Located in the Military Village, in Rio. ...de Janeiro, the arenas of the Olympic legacy of Deodoro used in the Olympics and Paralympics of Rio 2016 were visited last week by the Minister of Sports,
 
   
Iranian swimmer Shahin Izadyar: A Persian version of Michael Phelps
 
 Payvand Iran News     2018-10-15 kl. 20:30     207 words
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10/15/18 Source: Tehran Times Shahin Izadyar, who won six gold medals at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, resembles the most decorated Olympian of all time Michael Phelps.

Izadyar has yet to win a medal in the Paralympics, though his performance at the Gelora Bung Karno Aquatics Centre was a good sign for the 25-year-old sensation to make history in Tokyo 2020.... "I am honored to have won six gold in the Asian Para Games, but I also want to grab my first ever medal in Paralympics...
 
   
Lewis Competes In Niagara Falls Half Marathon
 
 Bernews     2018-10-15 kl. 20:16     97 words
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Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis and her coach Curtis Thom took part in the Niagara Falls Half Marathon in Canada. Lewis, who normally competes in sprint events, was clocked across the line in a time of 1:07:35, finishing as the first female in the division.

Lewis, who normally competes in sprint events, was clocked across the line in a time of 1:07:35, finishing as the first female in the division.Speaking after the race, the two-time Paralympian said, “It was a fun morning!
 
   
Eye clinic opens at University of Portsmouth
 
 Association of Optometrists     2018-10-15 kl. 19:50     357 words
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The University of Portsmouth officially opened a new eye clinic last week, which is now providing services to local residents, as well as university staff and students. A total of £2.

He now has 37 caps and 18 goals for the England team and is aiming to qualify for the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo. .
 
   
In posthumous message, Hawking says science under threat
 
 FOXNews.com     2018-10-15 kl. 19:24     358 words
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file photo, British physicist Professor Stephen Hawking speaks during the Opening Ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics in London, Wednesday Aug. 29, 2012.

In posthumous message, Hawking says science under threat. file photo, British physicist Professor Stephen Hawking speaks during the Opening Ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics in London, Wednesday Aug.

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Japan’s Famed Tsukiji Fish Market Celebrates New Location
 
 The Diplomat Magazine     2018-10-15 kl. 19:09     663 words
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After a two year political saga, the relocation of Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish market is finally complete.

Tsukiji market will be dismantled and demolished by February 2020 to make way for a new parking lot for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.Thisanka Siripala.
 
   
United Spinal's 6th Annual Chapter Leadership Meeting Advances Community Support for People with Spinal Cord Injuries and Disorders
 
 Benzinga.com     2018-10-15 kl. 19:08     698 words
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PR Newswire NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2018 NEW YORK, Oct.

Bert Burns, a paralympian, entrepreneur, and clinician delivered the meeting's keynote address, discussing the significant role peer support played in his recovery from spinal cord injury.

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Who will win Strictly Come Dancing 2018? We rank the contestants in light of,...
 
 Closer Online     2018-10-15 kl. 18:48     909 words
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© BBC A scientific list! We're pleased to announce that it's now time to leave behind the summer of aggressive heat and Love Island in favour of

15 / 15. BBC. 1st - Lauren Steadman. Paralympic Triathlete Lauren is as inspirational and likeable as she is sporty - which is a perfect combo for Strictly success.
 
   
Indonesia 2018: Six memorable moments
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-10-15 kl. 18:26     582 words
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We look back on some of the highlights of the Asian Para Games The Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games threw up highlights aplenty as almost 3,000 of the best athletes in the continent went head-to-head for medal glory.

The judoka, who had only been competing in the sport since 2017, fought a thrilling final in the men’s -100kg against reigning Paralympic and Asian Para Games champion, Choi Gwang Geun.
 
   
Lasko-Celje 2018: Tough transition for Asian athletes
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2018-10-15 kl. 18:26     485 words
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Indonesia 2018 champions now turn focus to Worlds Many of Asia’s top Para table tennis stars have a tough three days to transition from the 2018

China’s Paralympic champion Feng Pangfeng is fresh off beating Thailand’s Glinbancheun Yuttajak 3-1 in the class 3 and looks set for his world title defence.
 
   
Invictus Powerlifting Athlete: 'It's About How Much More Confident I Am'
 
 Forces.net     2018-10-15 kl. 18:04     590 words
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With the start of the Invictus Games just days away, Forces News has been speaking to some of the athletes from Team UK. 72 will compete across 12 sports when the Games kick off in Sydney.

She is being coached by Roger Keller, who has trained Paralympian and Invictus stars Luke Sinnett and Dave Henson.
 
   
US Equestrian Names Additional USEF/USPEA Para-Equestrian Dressage Center of Excellence
 
 Usef.org     2018-10-15 kl. 18:03     414 words
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Lexington, Ky. - US Equestrian (USEF) and the United States Para-Equestrian Association (USPEA) are excited to announce the launch of an additional USEF/USPEA National Para-Equestrian Dressage Center of Excellence (COE).

the International and Paralympic Games level and ultimately win medals.
 
   
Defending World Champion Team USA Falls Short Of Women’s Volleyball Worlds Semis
 
 US Olympic Team     2018-10-15 kl. 17:38     394 words
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By | Oct. 15, 2018, 10 a.m. (ET) Rachael Adams jumps up to spike the ball at the FIVB World Championship on Oct. 15, 2018 in Nagoya, Japan.

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L.A. Metro Breaks Ground on Metro Orange Line Improvements Project
 
 Mass Transit Magazine     2018-10-15 kl. 17:21     815 words
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Source: Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Oct 14, 2018 | Share | Share | Share | Share The Los Angeles County

and is one of the transit projects identified in Metro’s Twenty-Eight by ‘28 list of transportation improvements slated for completion before the arrival of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Los Angeles.

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MLS exec Jen Cramer expands the popularity of soccer
 
 Bizwomen Business Journal     2018-10-15 kl. 17:10     319 words
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Jen Cramer knows that most of her childhood friends probably don’t believe that she’s working in sports today. “I was the type of person that was picked last and that would hide when the ball came,” Cramer said with a laugh.

(Paralympian cycling athlete) Tatyana McFadden .

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Star-studded event honours women ‘making a mark on history’
 
 Irish Independent     2018-10-15 kl. 17:09     243 words
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The Women Of The Year Awards saw courageous nurses, athletes and campaigners recognised for their work. Claudia Winkelman has attended a star-studded event to honour the bravery and achievements of outstanding women “making a mark on history”.

campaigning for free, healthy breakfasts for underprivileged schoolchildren – Menna Fitzpatrick, the skier who is the most successful female Paralympian in the UK, and Jennifer Kehoe, her sighted guide.

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Norwegian royal couple visit Beijing, discuss China's winter sports development
 
 Xinhua News Agency     2018-10-15 kl. 16:47     374 words
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BEIJING, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway attended the 2018 China-Norway Friendly Roller Ski Event at the Olympic Green on Monday.

The royal couple were accompanied by Gou Zhongwen, director of the State General Administration of Sports and executive president of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, and Zhang Jiandong, vice mayor

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Japan to introduce electronic visas ahead of Tokyo Olympics
 
 SportsPro Media     2018-10-15 kl. 16:34     290 words
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Scheme part of plan to attract 40 million tourists by 2020 Games. The Japanese government is set to introduce an electronic visa application system aimed at tourists, ahead of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

The Japanese government is set to introduce an electronic visa application system aimed at tourists, ahead of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.The plan has been devised with the country aiming to achieve a goal of 40 million foreign

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‘Dancing with the Stars’ Season 27: Here are the Trio Week dances, which will feature some old and new faces
 
 Gold Derby     2018-10-15 kl. 16:16     547 words
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ABC/Eric McCandless It takes three to tango on “ Dancing with the Stars ” — and to cha-cha, paso doble, salsa, Argentine tango and Charleston. Week 4 is Trio Week, but with a twist this time.

Purdy is dancing with Tinashe and Brandon Armstrong, and you have to wonder if the show had planned to match her with her fellow Paralympian Danielle Umstead , who was eliminated in Week 2.... Tinashe and Brandon Armstrong with Paralympic medalist and...

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NoCalgaryOlympics call on City Council to "come clean" regarding cost to taxpayers
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-10-15 kl. 16:03     567 words
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The anti-Olympic campaign group NoCalgaryOlympics have called on the City Council to "come clean" regarding the risk to taxpayers if the Canadian city stages the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.

The anti-Olympic campaign group NoCalgaryOlympics have called on the City Council to "come clean" regarding the risk to taxpayers if the Canadian city stages the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.It comes after the Government of Alberta

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Nottinghamshire County Council awarding annual sports grants
 
 Brief Report.co.uk     2018-10-15 kl. 15:53     97 words
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Nottinghamshire County Council are in the decision making stage for their annual sporting grants given out throughThe Talented Athletes Fund.

Nottinghamshire County Council are in the decision making stage for their annual sporting grants given out throughThe Talented Athletes Fund.Grants of up to £400 will be given to you prospective Olympians and Paralympians from across
 
   
Atos launches inaugural AI lab in London with Google Cloud
 
 TD Ameritrade     2018-10-15 kl. 15:35     710 words
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Atos Hosts Minister of State for Digital and Creative Industries at launch of open AI hub in boost to UK technology sector London, Paris, 15

The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos Syntel, Unify and Worldline.

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Tempe, Arizona, to Host USA Triathlon Collegiate Club and High School Nationals
 
 Sports Destination Management     2018-10-15 kl. 15:34     735 words
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USA Triathlon has announced that Tempe, Arizona, has been selected as the host city for the 2019 and 2020 USA Triathlon Collegiate Club and High School National Championships.

Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
North East police and partners tackle hate
 
 Sun fm103.4     2018-10-15 kl. 15:33     785 words
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Northumbria police and other forces are taking part in a week long crack down on hate crime. The action across the North East aims to show victims they will be supported.

James’ Park on Tuesday, an then on Wednesday we are lucky enough to have some amazing guest speakers at Gateshead Library for an event called ‘Hate crime – Experts by Experience’, including the Paralympian Stephen Miller.

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LA 2028 get Carter for chief revenue officer role
 
 Sportcal     2018-10-15 kl. 15:10     385 words
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Kathy Carter, the former president of Soccer United Marketing, the marketing arm of North America's Major League Soccer, has joined the Los Angeles organising committee for the 2028 Olympic Games as chief revenue officer.

will oversee all revenue-generating operations for the Olympics, and also becomes chief executive of US Olympic and Paralympic Properties, the newly-established joint venture between the US Olympic Committee and LA 2028, which has around 30 staff

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Watch Clips from Today's Show: 10/15/18
 
 RightThisMinute     2018-10-15 kl. 14:56     72 words
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Back in 2011, Michelle Salt survived a catastrophic motorcycle accident that left her with several serious injuries. One of those injuries led to the loss of her right leg.

These days she's a Paralympic snowboarder, wakeboarder, and strives to become an even better athlete.

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Stephen Hawking feared race of 'superhumans' able to manipulate their own DNA
 
 Daily Nonpareil     2018-10-15 kl. 14:51     4650 words
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Stephen Hawking, the physicist whose bodily paralysis turned him into a symbol of the soaring power of the human mind, feared a race of "superhumans" capable of manipulating their own evolution.

In this Aug. 29, 2012 file photo, British physicist, Professor Stephen Hawking speaks during the Opening Ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics in London.... In this Aug. 29, 2012 file photo, British physicist, Professor Stephen Hawking speaks during the Opening Ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics...

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Remap Scotland on the map
 
 Independent Living.co.uk     2018-10-15 kl. 14:50     1217 words
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Facebook Twitter Pinterest email What do you know about Remap Scotland?

Apprentices at Babcock Engineering at Faslane have also contributed to a unique and challenging project: custom building a “throwing chair” for young Paralympic athlete Kayleigh Haggo.
 
   
Para Champ Davies One Of Four Welsh Players Aiming For World Glory
 
 Dai Sport     2018-10-15 kl. 14:46     990 words
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Wales’ Paralympic champ Rob Davies will  spearhead a 14-strong GB squad for the World Para Table Tennis Championships in Slovenia.

Wales’ Paralympic champ Rob Davies will  spearhead a 14-strong GB squad for the World Para Table Tennis Championships in Slovenia.Brecon’s Davies is one of four Welsh players in the squad being joined by Bridgend’s Paul Davies, Paul
 
   
Dubai Festival City Run 2018 all set for November 9
 
 Sport 360     2018-10-15 kl. 14:41     856 words
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The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has reinstated the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) nearly three years after it was suspended for its central role in the country’s doping scandal.

RUSADA’s suspension has underpinned the bans on Russia’s athletics federation and national Paralympic committee, and prevented all international sports federations from planning any major events in Russia.
 
   
Harriers appeal to Tameside community amid closure threats
 
 Tamside Reporter & Glossop Chronicle     2018-10-15 kl. 14:39     632 words
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It has a proud history of 96 years, but East Cheshire Harriers Running Club is fighting for its future after the club was hit with financial difficulty.

number of members progressing to the international stage at youth, mature and paralympic level.
 
   
Private sector, individuals: sponsor para athletes to championships
 
 Bernama     2018-10-15 kl. 14:28     163 words
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KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 (Bernama) -- 2019 will be an important year for national paralympic athletes to accumulate points to qualify on merit to the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games. "Next year is a very important year.

2019 will be an important year for national paralympic athletes to accumulate points to qualify on merit to the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games.... "Next year is a very important year.We have to seek qualifying points for all the sports that Malaysia have a chance to qualify for the Tokyo Paralympic...
 
   
Curtains come down on Asian Para Games in Indonesia
 
 Jazira News Wire.qa     2018-10-15 kl. 14:26     130 words
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JAKARTA, Indonesia, Curtains came down on the prestigious 2018 Asian Para Games which concluded successfully in Indonesia's capital Jakarta on Saturday. Qatar team made impressive performance in both Goal Ball and athletics.

Abdulgader Al Motwa, the Assistant Secretary General of Qatar Paralympics Committee.

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Elise tries for Paralympics
 
 Coastal Leader     2018-10-15 kl. 14:16     565 words
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Athletics: Robe's Elise played in the Queensland national goalball team and won silver in the Australian goalball championships this year. Soon she will be trying out for the Paralympic team.

Elise tries for Paralympics.... Soon she will be trying out for the Paralympic team.Robe comedian, football trainer and now national goalball silver medalist Elise Lehmann is about to take her athleticism to the next level.... Elise has been playing goalball nationals recently and has plans to try out for the Paralympic team, with the Paralympics...
 
   
Shah Rukh Khan and AR Rahman come together for a special project
 
 India FM     2018-10-15 kl. 14:02     363 words
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Shah Rukh Khan is an avid sports lover and it is known to all. The actor already owns a cricket team Kolkata Knight Riders. The superstar recently felicitated the Paralympic players.

The superstar recently felicitated the Paralympic players.Recently, the actor even got associated with the National Game of India, Hockey and urged everyone to support the Hockey Team of India.... Alia Bhatt , AR Rahman , Features , Hockey , Hockey Anthem , Hockey Men , Kajol , Karisma Kapoor , Kolkata Knight Riders , Paralympic...
 
   
Gawilan: This is my biggest achievement
 
 Manila Standard     2018-10-15 kl. 14:00     341 words
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Ernie Gawilan, who is expected to get a total of P4 million for his winnings, said he never expected to win these many medals in third Asian Para Games in Jakarta, Indonesia.

He comes in, he puts in the work,” said Pulumbarit, as the Philippine delegation was greeted by a small group of well-wishers at the NAIA-3.The athletes who saw action were greeted by Paralympic Committee of the Philippines president Mike Barredo,
 
   
Steel Demand Prospects for the Second Quarter of FY2018 (July-September 2018)?July 9, 2018?
 
 Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry     2018-10-15 kl. 13:59     528 words
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Total steel demand for the second quarter of FY 2018 (July-September 2018) is estimated to be 23.75 million tons, remaining flat on a year-on-year basis, i.e., an increase of 0.7%, and an increase of 2.8% from the previous quarter.

Olympic and Paralympic Games, and other projects.
 
   
Secure public trust by revealing entire picture of Tokyo Games spending
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2018-10-15 kl. 13:57     549 words
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The Yomiuri Shimbun How much has each government ministry and agency spent on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, how much will they spend and on which projects? The government must make the whole picture clear to earn the trust of the public.

The Yomiuri Shimbun How much has each government ministry and agency spent on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, how much will they spend and on which projects?... How much will the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics cost?

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Special delivery service: Japan Post trials autonomous parcel vans
 
 Automotive World     2018-10-15 kl. 13:20     187 words
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Mobility is evolving fast in Japan. The country welcomes tens of millions of tourists each year, and the major sporting events in 2019 and 2020 will see numbers spike considerably.

will host the Olympic Games and the Paralympic Games.
 
   
Women's cycling squad's path to Tokyo Paralympics uncertain
 
 Bernama     2018-10-15 kl. 13:12     163 words
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SEPANG, Oct 15 (Bernama) – Despite the national women cycling squad’s excellent performance at the 2018 Asian Para Games, it does not automatically qualify them for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

Women's cycling squad's path to Tokyo Paralympics uncertain.... SEPANG, Oct 15 (Bernama) – Despite the national women cycling squad’s excellent performance at the 2018 Asian Para Games, it does not automatically qualify them for the 2020 Paralympic Games...
 
   
North and South Korea plan further talks on joint 2032 bid and unified Tokyo 2020 team
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2018-10-15 kl. 13:01     509 words
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Delegates from North and South Korea met today to discuss fielding a unified team at Tokyo 2020 as well as their joint bid for the 2032 Olympics.

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un had discussed several arrangements to improve communication and cooperation between the two countries, including the potentially historic Olympic and Paralympic bid.
 
   
Olympic gold-winning skeleton slider receives natl sports award
 
 WVB     2018-10-15 kl. 12:46     366 words
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SEOUL, Oct. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Koreas Olympic gold winning skeleton slider Yun Sung-bin on Monday received a sports award from his country for his sporting excellence.

Han Min-su, who was captain of the South Korean sledge hockey team that won bronze at the PyeongChang Paralympics, won the award for sports for the disabled.
 
   
When Are The Invictus Games 2018 In Sydney, Will Prince Harry Be There With Meghan Markle And What Countries Will Compete In Australia?
 
 StarsPost.com     2018-10-15 kl. 12:42     412 words
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THE 2018 Invictus Games are heading Down Under for 2018 and, as usual, and all eyes are on the inspirational competitors and the prince who made it all possible.

The Invictus Games are an international Paralympic-style sporting event for wounded, sick or injured members of the armed forces, as well as veterans.
 
   
ADENEGAN AND BURGIN SHORTLISTED FOR BBC YOUNG SPORTS PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
 
 British Athletics     2018-10-15 kl. 12:38     352 words
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15th October 2018 Kare Adenegan (club: Coventry Godiva, coach: Job King) and Max Burgin (Halifax Harriers, Brian Burgin) have been shortlisted in the top ten for this year’s BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year.

Competing in British teams since the age of 14, Kare has won medals at Paralympic and world level over the last four years, but in 2018, she showed real improvement to breakthrough on the global scale.
 
   
Steel Demand Prospects for the Third Quarter of FY2018 (October-December 2018)
 
 Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry     2018-10-15 kl. 12:23     874 words
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Total steel demand for the third quarter of FY2018 (October-December 2018) is estimated to be 23.69 million tons, remaining nearly flat on a year-on-year basis with an increase by 0.3%, and a slight increase by 1.5% from the previous quarter.

associated with an increase in facility investment in the private sector, such as urban redevelopment in the Tokyo area, properties related to the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, factories and other projects.

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Matthews ready for World Para Table Tennis Championships challenge
 
 British Paralympic Association     2018-10-15 kl. 12:15     202 words
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Tom Matthews has never competed at a World Para Table Tennis Championships before, but the 26-year-old knows that if the competition is anywhere near as stiff as the rivalry between his Great Britain teammates - he can thrive in Slovenia.

as a Paralympic champion,” said Matthews. “Beating him is nice in training, but you’ve got to do it on the big stage. “We got to the finals of the Europeans and he has had that experience of being in finals and he showed his experience in
 
   
PM U.Khurelsukh visits MAK's cement and block plants
 
 Montsame News     2018-10-15 kl. 12:11     677 words
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T.Oyun-Erdene grabs bronze at Youth Olympic Games 1 hour 1 hour Project launched to transform dumpsite into forest 2 hours Young researchers

MPs meet President of Asia Paralympic Committee 5 days.
 
   
Renewing world record great memory for Abdul Latif
 
 Bernama     2018-10-15 kl. 11:51     179 words
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SEPANG, Oct 15 (Bernama) – Renewing the world record in the T20 (learning disability) long jump event at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta, Indonesia was a memorable experience for national paralympian Abdul Latif Romly. The Perlis-born recorded 7.

SEPANG, Oct 15 (Bernama) – Renewing the world record in the T20 (learning disability) long jump event at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta, Indonesia was a memorable experience for national paralympian Abdul Latif Romly.
 
   
Women of the Royal Airforce named Women of Achievement in celebration of their centenary year at glittering award ceremony
 
 PhoenixNewspaper.com     2018-10-15 kl. 11:28     839 words
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A group of women from the Royal Airforce have been jointly awarded at the annual Women of the Year Luncheon and Awards ceremony held in Birmingham today, in honour of their centenary year.

Former winners of the Woman of Courage or Achievement Award include Martine Wright, who overcame the horrific loss of both of her legs in the 7/7 terrorist bombings of 2005 to rebuild her life and compete at the London 2012 Paralympics, and Katie