2012 Paralympic Games

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guardian-series
New entrance to Olympic Park opens in LeytonAuthority and the LDCC we have been able to deliver this.” Eton Manor hosted t
New entrance to Olympic Park opens in Leyton
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
Authority and the LDCC we have been able to deliver this.” Eton Manor hosted the wheelchair tennis event during the London 2012 Paralympic Games, in the only purpose-built Paralympic venue. As part of the site’s transformation for Olympic legacy... Read more
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New Kerala
Brazil to field largest-ever delegation at Rio Paralympics - newkerala.com #92801president Andrew Parsons. He said that Brazil hopes to move up from seventh po
Brazil to field largest-ever delegation at Rio Paralympics - newkerala.com #92801
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
president Andrew Parsons. He said that Brazil hopes to move up from seventh position, where it stood after the London 2012 Paralympic Games and be one of the top five countries in terms of medal winners. Three new Brazilian Paralympic... Read more
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Newham Recorder
University of East London student Vanessa Daobry has joined the London 2017 Inspiration Programme BoardLondon 2017. “It’s a real privilege to be a part of the Inspiration Programme
University of East London student Vanessa Daobry has joined the London 2017 Inspiration Programme Board
Newham Recorder / Posted 9 days ago
London 2017. “It’s a real privilege to be a part of the Inspiration Programme Board for London 2017,” said Daobry. “The 2012 Paralympic Games proved to be monumental for encouraging and inspiring disabled individuals to participate in sport... Read more
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Evening Standard
Why Theresa May's Boris Johnson gamble could pay offafter the Women's Sitting Volleyball Preliminaries Pool A match between Great B
Why Theresa May's Boris Johnson gamble could pay off
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
after the Women's Sitting Volleyball Preliminaries Pool A match between Great Britain and Ukraine on day 2 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at ExCel on August 31, 2012 Dennis Grombkowski/Getty Images Mayor of London Boris Johnson takes part... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rio Paralympics 2016year, according to a British media report. Grandstand's Quentin Hull joins Jul
Rio Paralympics 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
year, according to a British media report. Grandstand's Quentin Hull joins Julian Abbott to run the rule over the London 2012 Paralympic Games in his year in review. The ABC's Paul Kennedy gives his verdict on the top five sporting moments of... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
Local 10 Miami / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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News 8000
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
News 8000 / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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express
Officer who helped Tube passengers during 7/7 warns Londoners to 'be alert' to terrorismto her left leg to stem the bleeding. Ms Wiltshire, who lost both her legs and
Officer who helped Tube passengers during 7/7 warns Londoners to 'be alert' to terrorism
express / Posted 15 days ago
to her left leg to stem the bleeding. Ms Wiltshire, who lost both her legs and went on to represent Great Britain in the 2012 Paralympic Games, was sat next to Andrew Brown on the Aldgate train. He lost consciousness for 15 minutes after the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Irmo Paralympian who once beat Oscar Pistorious will chase gold in RioSingleton of his motivation to win. "So you need to prove it." He did. He won
Irmo Paralympian who once beat Oscar Pistorious will chase gold in Rio
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
Singleton of his motivation to win. "So you need to prove it." He did. He won the gold. However, the champ crashed at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Singleton failed to make the podium for the first time in his career. Through failure, he... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren’t paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren’t paid like champions
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn’t very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
U.S. Olympic Athletes Sure Aren’t Paid Like Championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic Athletes Sure Aren’t Paid Like Champions
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn’t very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like championshim to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to wi
U.S. Olympic athletes sure aren't paid like champions
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 15 days ago
him to quit his construction job. He started cycling in 2007, and went on to win gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Despite his success, cycling isn't very lucrative, so his wife supports their family.... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Singleton Jr. takes aim at goldSingleton of his motivation to win. "So you need to prove it." He did. He won
Singleton Jr. takes aim at gold
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
Singleton of his motivation to win. "So you need to prove it." He did. He won the gold. However, the champ crashed at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Singleton failed to make the podium for the first time in his career. Through failure, he... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Seven Very Bad Omens for the Rio Olympicsin broad daylight Australia's Liesl Tesch, left, competes in the two-person ke
Seven Very Bad Omens for the Rio Olympics
Boise Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
in broad daylight Australia's Liesl Tesch, left, competes in the two-person keelboat sailing competition during the London 2012 Paralympic Games in Weymouth and Portland, southern England on Sept. 2, 2012. Two members of the Australian Paralympic... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horrors await Oscar Pistorius when he returns to prison after murder sentencingtrack star Oscar Pistorius is escorted by police officers GettyOscar Pistorius
Horrors await Oscar Pistorius when he returns to prison after murder sentencing
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
track star Oscar Pistorius is escorted by police officers GettyOscar Pistorius celebrates as he wins gold at the London 2012 Paralympic Games Defence lawyer Barry Roux said at the time: "Using a prison call box, this jailbird promised Pistorius... Read more
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ABC News
Scenes From Oscar Pistorius' Murder TrialSteenkamp arrive for an awards ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa, in this
Scenes From Oscar Pistorius' Murder Trial
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
Steenkamp arrive for an awards ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa, in this Nov. 4, 2012 file photo. South Africa's Oscar Pistorius in the men's 400m - T44 final at the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in London, Sept. 8, 2... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How Oscar Pistorius went from sporting icon to world's most famous murdererOlympian Back in 2012, nothing could go wrong for Pistorius. GettyPistorius w
How Oscar Pistorius went from sporting icon to world's most famous murderer
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
Olympian Back in 2012, nothing could go wrong for Pistorius. GettyPistorius was on top of the world during the London 2012 Paralympic Games The sprint runner - who had both his legs amputated below the knee when he was a baby - had already... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horrors await Oscar Pistorius when he returns to prison after murder sentencingtrack star Oscar Pistorius is escorted by police officers GettyOscar Pistorius
Horrors await Oscar Pistorius when he returns to prison after murder sentencing
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
track star Oscar Pistorius is escorted by police officers GettyOscar Pistorius celebrates as he wins gold at the London 2012 Paralympic Games Defence lawyer Barry Roux said at the time: "Using a prison call box, this jailbird promised Pistorius... Read more
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RTE News
No Zika worry for Paralympic champ Smythby the Zika virus, insisting he never considered not defending his 100m title i
No Zika worry for Paralympic champ Smyth
RTE News / Posted 17 days ago
by the Zika virus, insisting he never considered not defending his 100m title in Rio. Smyth won gold at the 2008 and 2012 Paralympic Games in the 100m and 200m T13 categories but there will not be a 200m T13 race this time around. Many... Read more
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BC Local News
Chernove named to Paralympic cycling teamto Team Canada for this September’s Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. The group of 12
Chernove named to Paralympic cycling team
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
to Team Canada for this September’s Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. The group of 12 includes two medallists from the London 2012 Paralympic Games, five cyclists with Paralympic Games experience and four world champion cyclists. “I am delighted with... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Bulldogs excel at track and field Olympic trialscounterparts, and feature the same exciting sports and elite competition. Wall
Bulldogs excel at track and field Olympic trials
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
counterparts, and feature the same exciting sports and elite competition. Wallace completed for Team USA team in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. He ran in the 400m race, finishing sixth, and was part of the 4x100 meter relay. Wallace... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Long-jump champion Rehm gives up on Olympic dreamthe Games begin. Germany's Markus Rehm competes during the men's long jump F42
Long-jump champion Rehm gives up on Olympic dream
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
the Games begin. Germany's Markus Rehm competes during the men's long jump F42/44 final athletics event during the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London The 27-year-old -- who lost his lower right leg in a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'The Notebook' more than romance for Paralympian Tatyana McFaddenthe first able-bodied or otherwise to win four major marathons for three years.
'The Notebook' more than romance for Paralympian Tatyana McFadden
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
the first able-bodied or otherwise to win four major marathons for three years. She also took part in the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Paralympic Games, earning 10 medals. Some might not see the connection between the romantic movie and the Olympics, but... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'The Notebook' more than romance for Paralympian Tatyana McFaddenthe first able-bodied or otherwise to win four major marathons for three years.
'The Notebook' more than romance for Paralympian Tatyana McFadden
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
the first able-bodied or otherwise to win four major marathons for three years. She also took part in the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Paralympic Games, earning 10 medals. Some might not see the connection between the romantic movie and the Olympics, but... Read more
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Triathlete / Inside Triathlon
8 Athletes Named To First-Ever U.S. Paralympic Triathlon Teamtrack runner and could potentially compete in two sports in Rio this September.
8 Athletes Named To First-Ever U.S. Paralympic Triathlon Team
Triathlete / Inside Triathlon / Posted 22 days ago
track runner and could potentially compete in two sports in Rio this September. Hammer previously competed at the London 2012 Paralympic Games as a member of the track & field team and won his first international triathlon in 2013. Hammer is a... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Naperville Local Aims to Make Paralympic Swimming Team for Rioswimming instantly at a young age and began competitive swimming at 15. At the
Naperville Local Aims to Make Paralympic Swimming Team for Rio
NBC Chicago / Posted 22 days ago
swimming instantly at a young age and began competitive swimming at 15. At the age of 18, she represented Team USA in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, coming in fifth in the 200-meter freestyle. Gialamas graduated from Waubonsie Valley High... Read more
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The News & Observer
Blind Paralympian Brad Snyder sees freedom in swimmingmedalist Brad Snyder stands on the podium during the medal ceremony for the men
Blind Paralympian Brad Snyder sees freedom in swimming
The News & Observer / Posted 23 days ago
medalist Brad Snyder stands on the podium during the medal ceremony for the men’s 400m freestyle - S11 final during the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Clive RoseGetty Images file photo Brad Snyder stepped on an improvised explosive device in... Read more
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Evening Standard
The transformation of Boris Johnson into a Prime Minister in waitingafter the Women's Sitting Volleyball Preliminaries Pool A match between Great B
The transformation of Boris Johnson into a Prime Minister in waiting
Evening Standard / Posted 24 days ago
after the Women's Sitting Volleyball Preliminaries Pool A match between Great Britain and Ukraine on day 2 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at ExCel on August 31, 2012 Dennis Grombkowski/Getty Images Mayor of London Boris Johnson takes part... Read more
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