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Historisk Världscup - och Europacupfinal i Klövsjö: "Äntligen"
 
 Via TT - Pressmeddelanden     2019-02-21 kl. 07:00     475 words
 
21.2.2019 07:00:00 | Svenska Parasportförbundet och Paralympiska Kommitté

"Äntligen". 21.2.2019 07:00:00 | Svenska Parasportförbundet och Paralympiska Kommitté.... Det är Internationella Paralympiska Kommittén (IPC) som sanktionerat tävlingarna till Klövsjö under Världscupveckan som går under samlingsnamnet World Para...
 
   
BUBS sponsrar Vinnarskallar i TV4:s satsning på parasport
 
 MyNewsdesk     2019-02-20 kl. 11:53     571 words
 
BUBS har inlett ett sponsorsamarbete med TV4 i kanalens kommande satsning på parasport, Vinnarskallar. Programmet går ut på att svenska paraidrottare på elitnivå ställs mot varandra i ett antal utmaningar och tävlingar.

BUBS sponsrar Vinnarskallar i TV4:s satsning på parasport.... BUBS har inlett ett sponsorsamarbete med TV4 i kanalens kommande satsning på parasport, Vinnarskallar.... Samtliga är eller har varit aktiva inom parasport på absolut elitnivå, i allt från...
 
   
Start Your Impossible Camp - nu dags för Falun
 
 Via TT - Pressmeddelanden     2019-02-20 kl. 10:06     552 words
 
20.2.2019 10:06:14 | Svenska Parasportförbundet och Paralympiska Kommitté

20.2.2019 10:06:14 | Svenska Parasportförbundet och Paralympiska Kommitté.... Stefan Jansson som själv är Paralympier i Rullstolsrugby är rekryteringsansvarig på Svensk Parasport och ansvarig för camperna: -... Vi vill skapa möjligheten att utöva sport tillsammans med andra i samma situation och få fler personer att ta del av svensk parasport...
 
   
Kungshamnsvallen ska stå klar till hösten
 
 Bohusläningen Plus     2019-02-20 kl. 09:21     448 words
 
Än så länge är det bara ett skelett. Men till hösten ska miljonbygget vara klart: Kungshamnsvallen 2.0 ska innehålla gym, omklädningsrum och ge möjligheter för en ny parasport-sektion av Kungshamns IF.

Kungshamnsvallen 2.0 ska innehålla gym, omklädningsrum och ge möjligheter för en ny parasport-sektion av Kungshamns IF.Byggarbetarna jobbar för fullt.... Vi vill inkludera alla i idrotten och även skapa en parasport...
 
   
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Newcastle paratriathlete eyeing strong home performance
 
 Newcastle Herald     2019-02-21 kl. 08:15     962 words
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Lauren Parker will be gunning for world champion Emily Tapp when she begins her campaign for Paralympic inclusion on her home turf this weekend.

Lauren Parker will be gunning for world champion Emily Tapp when she begins her campaign for Paralympic inclusion on her home turf this weekend.The Novocastrian lines up against compatriots Tapp and Sara Tait on Sunday when the City of Newcastle
 
   
Iran envoy: Iran-Japan diplomatic, economic ties growing
 
 Islamic Republic News Agency     2019-02-21 kl. 08:03     483 words
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Beijing, Feb 21, IRNA – Iran's Ambassador to Japan Morteza Rahmani Movahed says Iran-Japan diplomatic and economic relations are growing.

He also informed the Japanese official on Iranian sports teams' willingness for effective participation in the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 and said Iran Embassy to Japan is ready for any cooperation in that area.
 
   
ST Athlete of the Year: Bowler Muhammad Jaris Goh and hockey player Sean See feted as 2018's best
 
 Straits Times     2019-02-21 kl. 07:47     805 words
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SINGAPORE - National bowler Muhammad Jaris Goh, who fired the Singapore men's team to a first medal at the World Men's Championships and a

SINGAPORE - National bowler Muhammad Jaris Goh, who fired the Singapore men's team to a first medal at the World Men's Championships and a. ...long-overdue medal at the Asian Games in 2018, was named The Straits Times' Athlete of the Year 2018 on
 
   
Young swimmers crowned River Mile champions
 
 UD News - News24     2019-02-21 kl. 07:18     284 words
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NEW champions were crowned at the 95th running of The Nelson Mandela Bay River Mile held at Sundays River last Sunday, with 17-year-old Pearson

Disabled athletes Charl Parkin and Lesley Lee successfully defended their titles in the Oracle Media Disabled Mile.
 
   
ATOS : 2018 annual results
 
 SPi World News     2019-02-21 kl. 07:02     4919 words
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Strong acceleration in orchestrated hybrid cloudIntegration of Syntel and SIX Payment Services moving fastRevenue at € 12,258 million+4.2% at constant exchange rates+1.2% organically with Q4 at +1.

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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David Owen: Brexit Britain and Team GB’s conquest of the Olympic medals table
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2019-02-21 kl. 06:54     1270 words
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Will Brexit Britain decide to maintain, or perhaps even to redouble, the country’s extraordinarily successful assault on the Olympic and Paralympic Games medals tables?

Will Brexit Britain decide to maintain, or perhaps even to redouble, the country’s extraordinarily successful assault on the Olympic and Paralympic Games medals tables?Such is the chaos around Westminster decision-making at present that the only
 
   
Club Lunch with Brandon Beack
 
 Allevents.in     2019-02-21 kl. 06:48     83 words
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Join us for lunch with paralympian Brandon Beack! Venue: The Grill Room Time: 12:00 for 12:30 Catering: Middle Eastern style chicken supreme with yoghurt sauce on almond, date, coriander and sultana rice fattah.

Join us for lunch with paralympian Brandon Beack!
 
   
Event legacy plan for Beijing 2022 unveiled
 
 Ecns.cn     2019-02-21 kl. 04:38     241 words
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The 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics organizing committee has unveiled its Legacy Plan on the day of the Chinese Lantern Festival.

While addressing the media, Zhao Wei, culture and activity director of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (BOCWOG), said, "The focus of our cultural legacy will be put on teenagers.
 
   
3 Malawi athletes leave for Dubai paralympic games
 
 Nyasa Times     2019-02-21 kl. 03:37     331 words
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Three athletes namely Prisca Kachule, Tiaonele Banda and Alinafe Phuwa on Wednesday left for Dubai where they will represent Malawi at the Dubai Paralympics scheduled from 24 to 25 February.

3 Malawi athletes leave for Dubai paralympic games.... Three athletes namely Prisca Kachule, Tiaonele Banda and Alinafe Phuwa on Wednesday left for Dubai where they will represent Malawi at the Dubai Paralympics scheduled from 24 to 25 February.The...
 
   
Final 97 nominations for the Fiji Sports Awards confirmed
 
 Fijivillage.com     2019-02-21 kl. 03:33     132 words
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The final 97 nominations for 11 categories for the Fiji Sports Awards have been confirmed.

Chang Ho Kim of Badminton and Iosefo Rakesa of Fiji Paralympics have been nominated for the Sportsman of the Year Award.
 
   
Wheelchair Basketball Game Is March 12
 
 Washington Missourian     2019-02-21 kl. 03:08     251 words
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#inform-video-player-1 .inform-embed { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; } #inform-video-player-2 .inform-embed { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; } Union School District staff and students will face off against the St.

The event is being held to raise awareness about the sport, as well as to raise funds for the Disabled Athlete Sports Association (DASA). “The Union athletes hope to avenge a big defeat suffered last spring,” said Dave Sutton, Union Kiwanis
 
   
Irish Woman Cuts Off Her Own Finger in Search of Relief From Chronic Pain
 
 Yahoo! News     2019-02-21 kl. 02:32     896 words
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Meghan Collen holding up her hand bandaged after cutting off her finger Chronic pain conditions are, by definition, lifelong.

Related:? How I'm Facing Adversity and Finding Success as a Paralympic Athlete " data-reactid="27"> Related: ? How I'm Facing Adversity and Finding Success as a Paralympic Athlete.
 
   
Manami Ito, The “Miracle Violinist” on The World’s Best
 
 Heavy.com     2019-02-21 kl. 02:13     588 words
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Screenshot of Video - CBS Manami Ito, known as the “Miracle Violinist,” due to her incredible musical skill with the violin with only one arm, and traveled all the way from Japan to compete on The World's Best.

In 2008, she competed at the Beijing Paralympics, coming in fourth in the 100 meter Breaststroke.
 
   
Djokovic, Biles lauded; Osaka earns honor
 
 HilltopMonitor.com     2019-02-21 kl. 01:44     474 words
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The 21-year-old, victor of the same Laureus award in 2017, won four gold, one silver and one bronze medal in Doha, Qatar. Jamaica runner Briana Williams poses on the red carpet at the 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards ceremony in Monaco, Feb.

Last year, she had won her sixth Paralympic gold at the Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
 
   
Former professional footballer inspires students
 
 Derbyshire Live     2019-02-21 kl. 01:04     434 words
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Alistair Patrick-Heselton is now a Paralympian A former professional footballer told students at Wilsthorpe Community School how he survived an horrific car crash and went on to become a Team GB Paralympian.

Alistair Patrick-Heselton is now a Paralympian A former professional footballer told students at Wilsthorpe Community School how he survived an horrific car crash and went on to become a Team GB Paralympian...
 
   
Diane Fortini inducted into USA Cycling Officials’ Hall of Fame
 
 Triathlonbusiness.com     2019-02-21 kl. 00:57     365 words
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Diane Fortini (Hanson, Mass.) became the seventh person to be added to the USA Cycling Officials’ Hall of Fame. She was presented with a plaque and ceremony at the USA Cycling (USAC) headquarters on February 16, during the 2019 Official’s Summit.

She has acted as Chief Referee at multiple national championships, and was a part of some of the biggest events in American cycling, including the 1996 Paralympics in Atlanta, Georgia, CoreStates, Tour of Georgia, and Tour of California.
 
   
Maame Biney And Erin Jackson Once Studied Black History Month – Now Kids Study Them
 
 US Olympic Team     2019-02-21 kl. 00:52     1976 words
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By | Feb. 20, 2019, 6:13 p.m. (ET) Erin Jackson skates at the Winter Olympic Games PyeongChang 2018 on Febr. 18, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea.

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MADISON SQUARE GARDEN : Names Patrick Sandusky Senior Vice President, Sports Public Relations
 
 MarketScreener.com     2019-02-21 kl. 00:24     845 words
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The Madison Square Garden Company Names Patrick Sandusky Senior Vice President, Sports Public Relations New York, N.Y.

Sandusky was Vice President of Communications for the Chicago 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Bid Committee, where he served as lead spokesperson and senior advisor to the committee's Chairman and CEO.

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Canada's Mark Arendz battles to biathlon bronze at World Para Nordic Skiing Championships
 
 TickerTech.com     2019-02-21 kl. 00:11     791 words
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Derek Zaplotinsky celebrates career best fourth-place finishPRINCE GEORGE, BC, Feb.

"The goal was to replicate my middle-distance cross-country ski race," said the 2018 Paralympian, who enjoyed the warmer conditions.... Haywood Securities Inc., AltaGas, Swix and Lanctôt Sports- along with the Government of Canada, Canadian Olympic Committee, Canadian Paralympic Committee, Own the Podium and B2Ten, CCC develops Olympic, Paralympic...

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STLFC Preseason Games FAQs
 
 OurSports Central     2019-02-21 kl. 00:04     429 words
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- United Soccer League Championship (USL) - Saint Louis FC News Release ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Saint Louis FC will host a USL Championship double-header weekend with a game against Tulsa Roughnecks FC on February 23rd at 1:00 p.m.

The games are open to the public with a purchase of a $10 ticket that grants admission to both games with proceeds benefiting the Special Needs Soccer Association (SPENSA) and Disabled Athletes Sports Association (DASA).
 
   
These Paralympians are helping Canadians achieve their weight-loss goals
 
 TheLoop.ca     2019-02-21 kl. 00:00     119 words
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Health February 19 New study reveals that ultra-processed food can shorten your life According to the report, consuming 10% more processed food can increase your risk of death by 14%.

These Paralympians are helping Canadians achieve their weight-loss goals.
 
   
USA Hockey’s New Director Of Women’s National Team Programs, Katie Million, Shares Goals On And Off Ice
 
 US Olympic Team     2019-02-20 kl. 23:45     618 words
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By | Feb. 20, 2019, 4:59 p.m. (ET) The U.S. women's hockey team celebrates a victory at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on Feb. 11, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

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MP presents Malaysian ambassador with plaque for stance on Palestine
 
 Jordan Times     2019-02-20 kl. 23:35     143 words
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AMMAN — The Lower House’s Palestine Committee on Wednesday praised the Malaysian stances on the Palestinian cause, mainly the banning of Israeli

AMMAN — The Lower House’s Palestine Committee on Wednesday praised the Malaysian stances on the Palestinian cause, mainly the banning of Israeli. ...athletes from participating in the 2019 international Paralympics for swimming, in a gesture of
 
   
Defending champions Turkey drawn into Group B for Division A 2019 IWBF Men’s European Championships
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2019-02-20 kl. 23:17     127 words
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Defending champions Turkey have been drawn into Group B for the Division A 2019 International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) Men’s European Championships.

The tournament, due to take place from August 28 to September 9 in Walbrzych in Poland, features the top 12 European teams and offers a qualification spot for next year’s Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
 
   
First World Championship Medals Next Step In Rising Career Of Paralympic Skier Thomas Walsh
 
 US Olympic Team     2019-02-20 kl. 22:39     795 words
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By | Feb. 20, 2019, 3:47 p.m. (ET) Thomas Walsh is the top men’s standing skier on Team USA, currently in the top 10 in the men’s standing world cup rankings in slalom, giant slalom and super-G.

First World Championship Medals Next Step In Rising Career Of Paralympic Skier Thomas Walsh.... The Paralympian won bronze medals in the men’s standing division of giant slalom and super combined in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia, on the same hill where he raced...
 
   
Margaret Kenyatta puts in long hours of training
 
 Mediamax Network     2019-02-20 kl. 22:08     419 words
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First Lady Margaret Kenyatta is putting in long hours to get in shape for the fourth edition of the of ‘Beyond Zero’ Half Marathon set for March 10 at the Nyayo National Stadium.

The 21km wheel-chair and tri-cycle races as well as three categories of the visually impaired have been introduced. “This year’s edition will feature the usual 21km, 10km and 5km as well as Paralympics and the special walk.
 
   
Three Organizations, One Vision for the Future
 
 American Soybean Association     2019-02-20 kl. 21:36     1988 words
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The American Soybean Association (ASA), United Soybean Board (USB) and U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) share a vision for soy producers.

And as an example of the success of this effort, Sutter said, U.S. soy was recently recognized by the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games as food that is grown using sustainable practices.
 
   
Beyond Zero Half Marathon hope to register 25,000 participants this year
 
 Kenyan.co.ke     2019-02-20 kl. 21:00     94 words
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The Beyond Zero Half Marathon slated for March 10 at Nyayo Stadium is targeting 25,000 participants this year.

expected to part with Sh2,500 and other participants Sh2000.Gacheru said the event will feature 21km, 10km, 5km, a special 2km race for pregnant women as well as Paralympic...
 
   
Djokovic, Woods others win top Laureus awards
 
 Ghanaian Times.com.gh     2019-02-20 kl. 20:36     637 words
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WORLD No. 1 tennis star Novak Djokovic, record-breaking gymnast Simone Biles, golfing legend Tiger Woods and the France Football Team were among the big winners at the 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards.

Slovak alpine skier Henrieta Farkašová and her guide Natalia Subrtova won the Sportsperson of the Year with a Disability Award after becoming the most decorated Winter Paralympian in Pyeongchang with four gold medals in vision-impaired Downhill,
 
   
Wooster swimmer Molly Likins hopes to inspire others by overcoming hearing impairment
 
 WKYC News     2019-02-20 kl. 20:27     984 words
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WOOSTER, Ohio — Silence. This is what College of Wooster freshman swimmer Molly Likins experiences nearly every time she jumps into a

‘Is there any actually deaf national swim teams because there’s the Paralympic Team, and obviously, the Olympic Team?’ She stumbled upon the US Deaf Team and she looked at all of the qualifying times to be on the team and she’s like,
 
   
BEIJING 2022 CREATES LEGACY PLAN TO ENSURE LONG-TERM BENEFITS OF GAMES
 
 Around The Rings     2019-02-20 kl. 20:27     318 words
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Following the recent creation of a legacy decision-making committee, Beijing 2022 has revealed its legacy plan for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games on the occasion of the Chinese Lantern Festival.

Following the recent creation of a legacy decision-making committee, Beijing 2022 has revealed its legacy plan for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games on the occasion of the Chinese Lantern Festival.The plan expands upon Beijing 2022’s

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Olympic Rower Sara Bertolasi Uses a 3D-Printed Seat to Overcome Injury
 
 SportTechie     2019-02-20 kl. 20:24     562 words
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Sara Bertolasi (stroke) and Alessandra Patelli of Italy compete in the 2016 European rowing championships to qualify for Rio 2016.

The use of additive manufacturing also has great potential in Paralympic, or adaptive, sports, where custom equipment is common. “We want to develop new ideas, new designs, and new methods,” Ballerio said. “This is what Elmec3D is trying to
 
   
Xasa confirms facilitator to oversee Sascoc changes
 
 Eye Witness News     2019-02-20 kl. 19:24     909 words
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The changes are off the back of the ministerial Inquiry report led by retired Judge Ralph Zulman into the governance and administration issues at the Olympic body.

He said South Africa was at risk of being kicked out of the Tokyo Olympics by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) if the recommendations were implemented. “If you’re going to be on a
 
   
Emotional Lindsey Vonn Talks Post-Retirement Plans: Hollywood, Family And More
 
 LadyClick.info     2019-02-20 kl. 19:22     954 words
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Lindsey Vonn, winner of the Laureus Spirt of Sport Award 2019, speaks at a press conference at the 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards on Feb. 18, 2019 in Monaco. MONACO – It’s been an emotional two weeks for U.S.

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The Week In Team USA Results: Feb. 12-19
 
 US Olympic Team     2019-02-20 kl. 19:20     780 words
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By | Feb. 20, 2019, 12:30 p.m. (ET) Mikaela Shiffrin celebrates at the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup on Feb. 19, 2019 in Stockholm, Sweden.

Olympic and Paralympic family, and track Team USA athletes as they compete around the globe with a preview of upcoming events.
 
   
World high jump champion Lasitskene named as first member of RUSADA Athletes' Committee
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2019-02-20 kl. 18:57     499 words
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World and European high jump champion Maria Lasitskene has been named as the first member of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency’s (RUSADA) new Athletes’ Committee.

The Russian Olympic Committee has also returned from exile, as has the country’s Paralympic Committee, following the widespread doping scandal which first emerged in 2015.... RUSADA, the Russian Olympic Committee and the Russian Paralympic Committee...
 
   
Shepherd Center co-founder encourages servant leadership at Terry Leadership Speaker Series
 
 Red and Black     2019-02-20 kl. 18:29     702 words
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If You Go When Alana Shepherd picked up the phone in 1973, she never imagined the impact that one call would have on the rest of the world.

The fight for accessibility continued with Paralympians.... Shepherd’s efforts to bring the International Paralympic Games to Atlanta in 1996 led to a mandate from the International Olympic Committee that all cities that propose bids for the Olympic...
 
   
SUPER START FOR MILLER AND CO IN SHARJAH
 
 British Athletics     2019-02-20 kl. 18:13     256 words
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At the Sharjah 9th International Open Athletics Meeting, serving as a warm-up to the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai which starts on Sunday, five British athletes were in action.

British Athletics Paralympic Pathway athlete Taz Nicholls (Alison O’Riordan) landed an effort of 44.53m in the F44 discus on day two.
 
   
Degun leaving UK Sport to join Commonwealth Games Federation as media and communications manager
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2019-02-20 kl. 18:08     428 words
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UK Sport communications manager Tom Degun has been appointed media and communications manager at the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF). Degun, a former senior reporter at insidethegames , is set to join the CGF in April.

Tom Degun replaces Ben Nichols as the CGF's media and communications manager © Degun worked for insidethegames from 2009 to 2013, covering a number of top events, including the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and 2010 Commonwealth Games in
 
   
Two golds and a world record for Ukraine as Al Ain Shooting Para Sport World Cup continues
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2019-02-20 kl. 18:03     223 words
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Ukraine won two gold medals on offer today at the Shooting Para Sport World Cup in Al Ain, including in the 10 metre mixed team air pistol SH1 where their pair of Oleksii Denysiuk and Iryna Liakhu set a world record.

That was only one of the gold medals won by Denysiuk as the 30-year-old Paralympic bronze medallist also won the mixed air pistol standard SH1.

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James Hall helps promote healthy and active lifestyles
 
 Talking Retail     2019-02-20 kl. 17:55     175 words
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James Hall & Co, the Spar UK wholesaler for the North of England, is sponsoring the Lancashire School Games for the 13th year.

Also in attendance were paralympian sprinter Nathan Maguire and boxer Lisa Whiteside from Team GB.
 
   
Paralympic athlete on challenges of getting around a snow and ice-covered Toronto
 
 CBC     2019-02-20 kl. 17:54     22 words
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Paralympic athlete on challenges of getting around a snow and ice-covered Toronto.
 
   
DHL Carpathian Marathon offers the chance of a 10th adventure at the…
 
 Doing Business.ro     2019-02-20 kl. 17:35     905 words
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DHL Carpathian Marathon offers the chance of a 10th adventure at the 10th anniversary edition! DHL Carpathian Marathon, the top mountain running event in Romania, reaches this year's number 10 edition.

Every year thousands of runners are expected, ambassadors and supporters, and the goal is to donate a larger sum to the National Paralympic Committee, the cause that the event sustains for the fifth consecutive year.... I am glad to say that we will continue the tradition and we will be back with the Paralympic National Committee, investing in our paralympic athletes, so that they can represent us well at the Paralympic...

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Al Ain 2019: Alaryani on target
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2019-02-20 kl. 17:32     570 words
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Home favourite wins first gold of World Cup © • The UAE’s Paralympic medallist and title favourite Abdullah Sultan Alaryani heaved

Al Ain 2019: Alaryani on target. Home favourite wins first gold of World Cup © • The UAE’s Paralympic medallist and title favourite Abdullah Sultan Alaryani heaved. ...a sigh of relief as he finally picked up his first gold medal at the Al Ain 2019...
 
   
Lima 2019: Preparations on course
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2019-02-20 kl. 17:32     489 words
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Final Co-ordination Commission takes place in Peruvian capital The Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) has expressed its satisfaction

Final Co-ordination Commission takes place in Peruvian capital The Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) has expressed its satisfaction. ...with the progress made by the Lima 2019 Organising Committee but stressed the need to keep up the working pace
 
   
Collin Cameron earns Canada's 1st gold at para Nordic ski worlds
 
 Yahoo! Canada     2019-02-20 kl. 17:31     348 words
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Canadas Collin Cameron won the countrys first gold medal of the world para Nordic ski championship in Prince George, B.C.Cameron, 30, took the mens cross-country sitting sprint title ahead of American Daniel Cnossen and Ukraines Taras Rad.

The skis were like rockets today so kudos to all of the wax techs and supporters on the team that were a part of this today."At his first Paralympics appearance last February in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Cameron won three gold medals across three
 
   
Local wheelchair basketball team competes in regional tournament
 
 Williamson Herald     2019-02-20 kl. 17:24     399 words
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The Music City Thunder wheelchair basketball team competed in Music City Madness tournament over the weekend at Middle Tennessee State University with over 150 athletes coming from 10 states.

Paralympic from 2003 to 2010. “When I found out about ABLE Youth, I was just over the moon to find out that this program existed,” she said.... Hoskins’ team won Paralympic gold medals in 2004 in Athens and again in 2008 in Beijing.
 
   
Atos Volunteer Portal for Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 collects record of 200,000 applications
 
 Atos     2019-02-20 kl. 17:17     382 words
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Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has successfully maanged the online volunteer platform for candidates to be involved in the organization of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.

Olympic dream.” Earlier last year, Atos completed a world-first by delivering all critical IT systems of the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games of PyeongChang 2018 over the Cloud.
 
   
Khloé Kardashian Responds To Tristan Thompson-Jordyn Woods Cheating Rumors
 
 Nylon.com     2019-02-20 kl. 17:08     576 words
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For the recluses who haven't heard: According to TMZ , Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson have (finally) split after rumors spread that he cheated on her with Kylie Jenner's best friend Jordyn Woods. Drama!

With the collection, American Apparel also launched an inclusive campaign called How We Play, which shows a diverse range of models, including blind Paralympic runner David Brown and curvy yoga instructor Luisa Fonseca .
 
   
ISSF warns over future events as Pakistan shooters denied visas for Delhi World Cup
 
 Sportcal     2019-02-20 kl. 16:57     442 words
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Shooters from Pakistan are being denied visas to participate in the sport’s ISSF World Cup event in New Delhi, the first event in the annual series, beginning today and due to run until 28 February, according to the International Shooting Sport Federation.

consequences for India as a host country for future international competitions, in all sports.” Last month, the International Paralympic Committee stripped Malaysia of the right to host the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships, in a continuing
 
   
Olympic medals made of recycled e-waste
 
 Tokyo Daily News     2019-02-20 kl. 16:52     573 words
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While at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, about 30 per cent of the silver and bronze medals came from recycled materials, at the 2020 Olympics in

On February 8, 2019, the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) announced that the countrywide collection of used electronic devices would end on March 31, 2019....all Olympic and Paralympic medals can be extracted...
 
   
'Lorena' Makes You Rethink The Importance Of The Dick
 
 Nylon.com     2019-02-20 kl. 16:25     1337 words
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, Lorena Bobbitt grabbed a knife, cut off most of her husband's penis, drove away from her home, and threw the penis out the window. She then pulled over and called 911. The penis was found and reattached the same night, after a nine-hour operation.

With the collection, American Apparel also launched an inclusive campaign called How We Play, which shows a diverse range of models, including blind Paralympic runner David Brown and curvy yoga instructor Luisa Fonseca .
 
   
Who are the experts who'll support Semenya in her IAAF battle?
 
 Eye Witness News     2019-02-20 kl. 16:22     1304 words
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Caster Semenya's lawyers have released their list of international experts who will testify in support of the Olympic champion in her case against the IAAF.

Derman fulfilled the positions of chief medical officer for the South African team to the Sydney 2000 and Athens 2004 Olympic Games, and medical officer for the South African Paralympic team to Beijing 2008 and London 2012.

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Sumi Jo to perform at KBS2 show
 
 Korea Joongang Daily     2019-02-20 kl. 16:07     198 words
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Grammy Award-winning soprano Sumi Jo will be performing a special song titled “I’m a Korean” at the upcoming KBS2’s concert “100 Years of Spring,” celebrating the centennial anniversary of the March 1 Independence Movement.

She also performed the song “Here As One” at the opening ceremony of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympics on March 9 last year.
 
   
Jasmin Savoy Brown Explains Why She And All Her Friends Are Hurting
 
 Nylon.com     2019-02-20 kl. 15:44     1813 words
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I am living with anxiety and depression. And so, it feels like, are all of my friends. Every person I know—especially those in their 20s—have crumbled drastically in the past two years.

With the collection, American Apparel also launched an inclusive campaign called How We Play, which shows a diverse range of models, including blind Paralympic runner David Brown and curvy yoga instructor Luisa Fonseca .
 
   
Will Indonesia's Olympics Bid Ever Have a Tourism Upside?
 
 Skift     2019-02-20 kl. 14:33     1049 words
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Indonesia is bidding to host the 2032 Olympics, a move that raises the question whether it should given the financial and logistical burden it will wreak on the developing nation versus a goal of lifting tourism.

of lifting tourism.Japan, which is preparing for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics next year, faces a price tag of at least $25 billion to host the Games — nearly four times its original 2013 estimate.

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Paralympian Kelly Gallagher on the highs and lows of competing in sport
 
 Belfast Live     2019-02-20 kl. 14:31     671 words
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Skier Kelly Gallagher epitomises the high and lows of sport.

Paralympian Kelly Gallagher on the highs and lows of competing in sport.... Skier Kelly Gallagher epitomises the high and lows of sport.In 2014 she became the first Great Britain athlete to win a gold medal at the Winter Paralympics, then suffered a...
 
   
Former Paralympic Soldier is not throwing away his shot
 
 DVIDS     2019-02-20 kl. 14:23     437 words
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By MaryTherese Griffin, Army Warrior Care and Transition ARLINGTON, Va. – One of the most famous lines and songs from the critically acclaimed Broadway musical Hamilton is “I’m not throwing away my shot.

Former Paralympic Soldier is not throwing away his shot.... I was a competitive rifle shooter for the Army and I was able to help create a Paralympic team at the Army Marksmanship Unit,” he added.... Since his injury, Olson had many triumphant moments, but he sets two particular ones apart: walking out at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Paralympic...
 
   
Scott is a finalist in the St David Awards
 
 My Newtown.co.uk     2019-02-20 kl. 14:18     346 words
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A Newtown businessman has been named as a finalist in the 2019 St David Awards.Hilltop Honey founder, Scott Davies, has been shortlisted after being named at a ceremony in Cardiff.

Past winners include Musician Cerys Matthews, professional cyclist Geraint Thomas MBE, Actor and UNICEF Ambassador Michael Sheen OBE and most recently, Paralympian athlete, Aled Sion Davies MBE.
 
   
Lindsays National XC preview
 
 Scottish Athletics     2019-02-20 kl. 14:05     940 words
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S tart-lists online on our Events section All roads lead to just one place this weekend as the Lindsays National XC takes centre stage – Callendar Park in Falkirk.

GB international and defending champion  Mhairi Maclennan, Paralympian Derek Rae ; Triathletes Marc Austin, Grant Sheldon ; GB ultra internationals James Stewart, Marco Consani, Kyle Greig ; GB hill runners Andy Douglas and Jacob Adkin;
 
   
Prince George 2019: Mark Arendz aims for gold
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2019-02-20 kl. 13:59     1004 words
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Local hero wants to top whirlwind year with world title Home favourite Mark Arendz is looking for the one medal that has eluded him so

Arendz had a stellar performance and was one of Canada’s individual stars from the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games , winning six medals including one gold, two silver and three bronze.... Arendz already had a ski trail named after him when he brought home a silver and bronze from the Sochi 2014 Winter Paralympics...
 
   
This is why Meghan Markle is not in Plymouth with Prince Harry today
 
 Plymouth Live     2019-02-20 kl. 13:36     683 words
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As Prince Harry touches down in the Plymouth region today to meet troops from 42 Commando, many will wonder why his wife, the beaming Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle , is not in tow.

Read More. Also included in the itinerary will be a formal reception hosted by the British Ambassador in Rabat, where they will meet influential women, young entrepreneurs and disabled athletes.
 
   
Cyclist not a worker, tribunal finds
 
 Taylor Wessing     2019-02-20 kl. 13:28     777 words
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Varnish v (1) British Cycling Federation t/a British Cycling (2) United Kingdom Sports Council t/a UK Sport (2404219/2017) In what represents a

funding into various sports to drive Olympic and Paralympic medal success).
 
   
Indonesia submits 2032 Olympics bid
 
 SportsPro Media     2019-02-20 kl. 13:04     344 words
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Country joins race to host multi-sport event after staging 2018 Asian Games. Indonesia has entered the race for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games after submitting an official bid to host the multi-sport event.

Indonesia has entered the race for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games after submitting an official bid to host the multi-sport event.According to the country’s national news agency Antara News, Indonesia’s ambassador to Switzerland Muliaman D
 
   
Stirling 2019: Soon-Seok Seo seeks revenge
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2019-02-20 kl. 13:03     123 words
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South Korea ready to bounce back from PyeongChang 2018 disappointment South Korea’s Soon-Seok Seo wants to take care of some unfinished business from a year ago at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games .

South Korea ready to bounce back from PyeongChang 2018 disappointment South Korea’s Soon-Seok Seo wants to take care of some unfinished business from a year ago at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games .His team failed to medal on home ice,
 
   
Inclusion 2020 project to stage inclusive sports festivals in the run up to Paralympic Games
 
 Education Business     2019-02-20 kl. 12:46     459 words
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EB News: 20/02/2019 - 10:45 Children’s charity the Youth Sport Trust is heading up Inclusion 2020, a nationwide series of inclusive sport festivals in the run up to the 2020 Paralympic Games.

Inclusion 2020 project to stage inclusive sports festivals in the run up to Paralympic Games.... 10:45 Children’s charity the Youth Sport Trust is heading up Inclusion 2020, a nationwide series of inclusive sport festivals in the run up to the 2020 Paralympic...
 
   
Tesla's self-driving feature will be ready by year end, confirms Elon Musk
 
 Economic Times     2019-02-20 kl. 12:32     894 words
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SAN FRANCISCO: In yet another bold statement, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced that the company's full self-driving feature will be completed by the end of this year.

£22.7 million ($31.5 million approx) ArcelorMittal CEO Lakshmi Mittal commissioned the ArcelorMittal Orbit as a symbol and legacy of the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
Support young leukemia patients in wake of Ikee’s stunning reveal
 
 The Japan News     2019-02-20 kl. 12:22     568 words
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The Yomiuri Shimbun A week has passed since swimmer Rikako Ikee announced that she has been diagnosed with leukemia. The sudden revelation by Japan’s competitive swimming ace has sent shock waves to many corners.

The heavy burden the 18-year-old has shouldered is keenly felt. “I want her to focus on treatment and want to see her well as soon as possible,” said Yoshitaka Sakurada, minister for the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, to encourage the
 
   
Asics launches recycling project for the Olympics
 
 World Footwear     2019-02-20 kl. 12:18     413 words
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Asics, Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 Gold Partner in the sporting goods category, launched the Asics Reborn Wear Project (ARWPJ) in January,

Asics, Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 Gold Partner in the sporting goods category, launched the Asics Reborn Wear Project (ARWPJ) in January,...aiming to offer a way to cheer for Tokyo 2020 Japan Olympic and Paralympic Team competitors.
 
   
Don’t tell me I can’t: This athlete shoots past expectations
 
 East Coast Radio     2019-02-20 kl. 11:40     271 words
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“I don’t let anyone tell me what I can or can’t do,” Leonard Bailey says. But there is one thing this athlete with Down Syndrome definitely can’t do – come home empty-handed.

Going forward, Bailey has his sights on the 2020 Paralympics. “I want to win,” he says. “Success is a stone’s throw away.”.
 
   
Choue expresses appreciation for success of World Para-Taekwondo Championships
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2019-02-20 kl. 11:36     215 words
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World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue has given a letter of appreciation to World Taekwondo Europe (WTE) counterpart Sakis Pragalos in recognition of the successful organisation and completion of the 2019 World Para-Taekwondo Championships in Antalya.

Taekwondo is due to make its Paralympic debut at Tokyo 2.
 
   
Worst measles outbreak in 10 years hits Japan with 167 patients
 
 Asahi.com     2019-02-20 kl. 10:41     419 words
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Local authorities across the nation are scrambling to contain the spread of measles, as health experts are reporting the highest number of cases in a decade for this time of year.As of Feb.

The number of measles cases is spiking globally, and the growing number of people are expected to visit Japan from overseas for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

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Same gripes, different country: Japan ain’t the only place with squat toilets and table charges
 
 Japan Times     2019-02-20 kl. 10:29     1372 words
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It’s not easy being an expat. While most of us choose to live in Japan of our own volition, there are still times when we’re frustrated with the way things work — or don’t work — and the Community page often serves as an outlet for our gripes.

While this is changing rapidly as the nation prepares for the tourist invasion commensurate with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, I’ve found that there are also very few English signs in continental Europe.

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McKeever coming to P.G. later this week
 
 Prince George Citizen     2019-02-20 kl. 10:27     1012 words
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Fans who turned out at Otway Nordic Centre over the weekend to watch the World Para Nordic Skiing Championships were probably wondering where Brian McKeever was.

Fans who turned out at Otway Nordic Centre over the weekend to watch the World Para Nordic Skiing Championships were probably wondering where Brian McKeever was.The 39-year-old visually-impaired skier from Canmore, a 13-time Paralympic champion and
 
   
HARTLEY’S SPORTS SHORTS: WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH
 
 My Prince George Now     2019-02-20 kl. 10:11     1722 words
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(As of 12:01 AM)  WHL: (PRINCE GEORGE COUGARS) Everett Silvertips  4  Prince George Cougars  1   (Tuesday) The

Host @BenHuot will give you the scoop. @cccski @paranordic pic.twitter.com/nLPeALlWDL. — CDN Paralympic Team (@CDNParalympics) February 20, 2019.
 
   
Former Visa man Pepe is new commercial chief at US Olympic and Paralympic Properties
 
 Sportcal     2019-02-20 kl. 09:32     193 words
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US Olympic and Paralympic Properties, the joint venture formedbetween LA 2028, the organising committee of the 2028 Olympic Games in

Former Visa man Pepe is new commercial chief at US Olympic and Paralympic Properties.... US Olympic and Paralympic Properties, the joint venture formedbetween LA 2028, the organising committee of the 2028 Olympic Games in. ...Los Angeles, and the US...

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Wire Weaving Industries support Botsyo
 
 Business Ghana     2019-02-20 kl. 08:37     236 words
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Wire Weaving Industries Limited, a leading producer of agro-industrial products, have supported Ghanaian Para athlete, Raphael Botsyo Nkegbe, with a sum of GH¢5,000.00, as he prepares for this year's All African Games and Toyko 2020 Paralympics.

Paralympics.According to Mr.... Nkegbe, said his target of winning gold for Ghana at the 12th African Games set for 23rd August to 3rd September 2019 in Morocco as well as the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo was on course.... Nkegbe, was also grateful to the National Paralympic...

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Tokyo 2020 sponsorship programme shines on with Tanaka
 
 Sportcal     2019-02-20 kl. 08:33     224 words
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Tanaka Holdings, the Japanese manufacturer of preciousmetals materials, has today been unveiled as a new domestic sponsor of the 2020Olympic Games in Tokyo.

metals and jewellery across both the Olympics and Paralympics in the Japanese capital next year.... The deal takes to 59 the number of domestic sponsors for Tokyo 2020, comprising 15 top-tier gold partners, 30 second-tier official partners and 14 official supporters (of which one is for the Paralympics...

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33 of 47 Japan Prefectural Governments to Spend More in FY 2019
 
 Jiji.com     2019-02-20 kl. 08:27     225 words
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   Tokyo, Feb. 20 (Jiji Press)--Of the 47 prefectural governments in Japan, 33 governments plan to boost their policy spending in fiscal 2019, which starts on April 1, a Jiji Press survey revealed on Wednesday.

The metropolitan government compiled the largest budget on record, to step up preparation for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

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TOYOTA ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP OF SASAPD GAMES AND PARALYMPIAN NTANDO MAHLANGU AS ITS BRAND AMBASSADOR
 
 South Africa Autoworld     2019-02-20 kl. 08:20     596 words
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Author Type: Press Release Author: Toyota South Africa Source: Toyota South Africa Toyota South Africa Motors(TSAM) and the South

TOYOTA ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP OF SASAPD GAMES AND PARALYMPIAN NTANDO MAHLANGU AS ITS BRAND AMBASSADOR....Paralympic level for athletes with disabilities....and Recreation Association (CPISRA) and their annual National Championships for Physically Disabled – towards Paralympic...