2012 Paralympic Games

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Daily Telegraph
London 2017 insider’s guide to getting the tickets you wantde Janeiro, the website will open again just for World ParaAthletics Championsh
London 2017 insider’s guide to getting the tickets you want
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
de Janeiro, the website will open again just for World ParaAthletics Championships tickets. As you’ll remember, the London 2012 Paralympic Games sold out. They provided such great sport, with fantastic athletes. No doubt they will do so again next... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'I always wanted to be the best' – Paralympian Samkelo Radebeto run with him. In 2010, he won a silver medal in the T46 100m race at the Co
'I always wanted to be the best' – Paralympian Samkelo Radebe
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
to run with him. In 2010, he won a silver medal in the T46 100m race at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. In the 2012 Paralympic Games, Radebe won a gold medal as part of the South African 4×100m relay team, in a world record time of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Putney woman headed to Paralympic Games for fifth seasonand competing at the World Championship in 2002. Dana was one of seven female c
Putney woman headed to Paralympic Games for fifth season
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
and competing at the World Championship in 2002. Dana was one of seven female cyclists named to Team USA for the London 2012 Paralympic Games, then in 2013 and 2014, Dana established her rank on Team USA with medals at World Cup events, and in... Read more
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metro
British Paralympian launches crowdfunding page to get her event televisedcause.Karen Darke of Great Britain won the silver medal in the Women’s Individu
British Paralympian launches crowdfunding page to get her event televised
metro / Posted 8 days ago
cause.Karen Darke of Great Britain won the silver medal in the Women’s Individual H 1-2 Time Trial on day 7 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games (Picture: Getty) Darke took up hand-cycling shortly after she became paralysed from the chest down due... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Eyes on gold: Houston’s Vance ready for September in RioAt the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, Houston’s Shaquille Vance won the silve
Eyes on gold: Houston’s Vance ready for September in Rio
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
At the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, Houston’s Shaquille Vance won the silver medal in the 200 meters, took sixth in shot put and placed eighth in the 100 meters. He’s set to compete in Rio. (Chris Todd) Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – There will be... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. cabinet minister hopes to top the Paralympic podium in Rioin, well, handy. Michelle Stilwell competes and wins the Silver medal in the F
B.C. cabinet minister hopes to top the Paralympic podium in Rio
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
in, well, handy. Michelle Stilwell competes and wins the Silver medal in the Final of the Women’s 100m T52 at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. “You don’t actually push the wheels, you punch the wheels, and then you flick down and back and get... Read more
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BC Local News
Maple Ridge-raised athlete heads to Rioit while playing football at age 11. Locally, Stein was a Home Town Hero winne
Maple Ridge-raised athlete heads to Rio
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
it while playing football at age 11. Locally, Stein was a Home Town Hero winner in 2011, lauded for his efforts at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London where he won silver in the 50-metre freestyle event. Since the London Games, Stein performed... Read more
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CBC.ca
'People leave, especially to get food': Organizers struggle to explain empty seats at Rio 2016But Paralympic officials insist the Games themselves will go ahead regardless o
'People leave, especially to get food': Organizers struggle to explain empty seats at Rio 2016
CBC.ca / Posted 12 days ago
But Paralympic officials insist the Games themselves will go ahead regardless of the challenges.Bailout The 2012 Paralympic Games in London nearly sold out, but ticket sales for Brazil have been especially weak, with nearly 90 per... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Remember London 2012?Images Prince Harry is given a mascot from Australian Paralympic swimmer Maddi
Remember London 2012?
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
Images Prince Harry is given a mascot from Australian Paralympic swimmer Maddison Elliott on day 6 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on September 4, 2012 in London, England. Pic: Stefan Rousseau - WPA Pool/Getty... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebrationother sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who parti
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebration
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 16 days ago
other sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who participated and won gold with team Canada in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, was on site to show people how it’s done. He said he tries to be an ambassador for the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebrationother sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who parti
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebration
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 16 days ago
other sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who participated and won gold with team Canada in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, was on site to show people how it’s done. He said he tries to be an ambassador for the... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebrationother sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who parti
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebration
Welland Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
other sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who participated and won gold with team Canada in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, was on site to show people how it’s done. He said he tries to be an ambassador for the... Read more
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Salon.com
Blade runners: Do high-tech prostheses give runners an unfair advantage?the effects of blade height and stiffness on performance. After Brazilian sprin
Blade runners: Do high-tech prostheses give runners an unfair advantage?
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
the effects of blade height and stiffness on performance. After Brazilian sprinter Alan Oliveira beat Pistorius in the 2012 Paralympic Games 200-meter race, the South African complained that Oliviera’s longer blades made him faster. The... Read more
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Daily News
Olympic bronze medallist dropped from Rio Gamesdropped from the Sri Lanka team for the Rio Paralympics. Pradeep who won the 4
Olympic bronze medallist dropped from Rio Games
Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
dropped from the Sri Lanka team for the Rio Paralympics. Pradeep who won the 400m T-46 event clocking 49.28 sec. at the 2012 Paralympic games is understood to have been overlooked as a result of a personal dispute between his coach and an... Read more
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New Now Next
Lesbian Paralympian Injured In Bizarre Accident, Forced To Pull Out Of Rio GamesAfter wowing as a member of Great Britain’s women’s national sitting volleyball
Lesbian Paralympian Injured In Bizarre Accident, Forced To Pull Out Of Rio Games
New Now Next / Posted 20 days ago
After wowing as a member of Great Britain’s women’s national sitting volleyball team at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, Claire Harvey quickly became a fan favorite and national LGBT role model. She continued to train and was poised to compete at... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
POV: My Way To Olympiacompetes in archery at the London 2012 Paralympics. Table tennis player Aida H
POV: My Way To Olympia
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
competes in archery at the London 2012 Paralympics. Table tennis player Aida Husic Dahlen represents Norway in the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Paraplegic boccia player Greg Polychronidis competes for gold in the London 2012 Paralympic... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Rio Highlights: Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps Win Gold; Simone Biles Wowspositions could now go to other countries, the Paralympic Committee said. The
Rio Highlights: Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps Win Gold; Simone Biles Wows
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 days ago
positions could now go to other countries, the Paralympic Committee said. The Russians won the second most medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, trailing only China. The Paralympics will be held in Rio from Sept. 7 through... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Rio Highlights: Katie Ledecky Wins Gold; Simone Biles Wows In Gymnasticspositions could now go to other countries, the Paralympic Committee said. The
Rio Highlights: Katie Ledecky Wins Gold; Simone Biles Wows In Gymnastics
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
positions could now go to other countries, the Paralympic Committee said. The Russians won the second most medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, trailing only China. The Paralympics will be held in Rio from Sept. 7 through... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Doping Scandal Gets Russia Banned From This Year's ParalympicsPresident Philip Craven. It's not unheard of for Paralympic athletes to get ba
Doping Scandal Gets Russia Banned From This Year's Paralympics
KGTV San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
President Philip Craven. It's not unheard of for Paralympic athletes to get banned because of doping. A week before the 2012 Paralympic Games, two Russians and a Georgian tested positive for human growth hormone and received a two-year ban. But... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Doping Scandal Gets Russia Banned From This Year's ParalympicsPresident Philip Craven. It's not unheard of for Paralympic athletes to get ba
Doping Scandal Gets Russia Banned From This Year's Paralympics
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 22 days ago
President Philip Craven. It's not unheard of for Paralympic athletes to get banned because of doping. A week before the 2012 Paralympic Games, two Russians and a Georgian tested positive for human growth hormone and received a two-year ban. But... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Doping Scandal Gets Russia Banned From This Year's ParalympicsPresident Philip Craven. It's not unheard of for Paralympic athletes to get ba
Doping Scandal Gets Russia Banned From This Year's Paralympics
KIVI Boise / Posted 22 days ago
President Philip Craven. It's not unheard of for Paralympic athletes to get banned because of doping. A week before the 2012 Paralympic Games, two Russians and a Georgian tested positive for human growth hormone and received a two-year ban. But... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Doping Scandal Gets Russia Banned From This Year's ParalympicsPresident Philip Craven. It's not unheard of for Paralympic athletes to get ba
Doping Scandal Gets Russia Banned From This Year's Paralympics
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 22 days ago
President Philip Craven. It's not unheard of for Paralympic athletes to get banned because of doping. A week before the 2012 Paralympic Games, two Russians and a Georgian tested positive for human growth hormone and received a two-year ban. But... Read more
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Canberra Times
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the M
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the Men's 400m T44 final during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Photo: Andrew Winning Carl Pistorius, the athlete's brother, said he and his brother's girlfriend... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the M
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'
Brisbane Times / Posted 22 days ago
of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the Men's 400m T44 final during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Photo: Andrew Winning Carl Pistorius, the athlete's brother, said he and his brother's girlfriend... Read more
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The Age
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the M
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'
The Age / Posted 22 days ago
of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the Men's 400m T44 final during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Photo: Andrew Winning Carl Pistorius, the athlete's brother, said he and his brother's girlfriend... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the M
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the Men's 400m T44 final during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Photo: Andrew Winning Carl Pistorius, the athlete's brother, said he and his brother's girlfriend... Read more
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WA Today
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the M
Oscar Pistorius' wrists bandaged but self-harm reports are 'completely untrue'
WA Today / Posted 22 days ago
of a suicide attempt," Mr Wolela said. Oscar Pistorius celebrates winning the Men's 400m T44 final during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Photo: Andrew Winning Carl Pistorius, the athlete's brother, said he and his brother's girlfriend... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Entire Russian team banned from competing in Rio ParalympicsEvgenii Shvetcov of Russia ceelbrates winning gold in the Men’s 100m – T36 Fina
Entire Russian team banned from competing in Rio Paralympics
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 22 days ago
Evgenii Shvetcov of Russia ceelbrates winning gold in the Men’s 100m – T36 Final on day 4 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Olympic Stadium on September 2, 2012 in London, England. (Gareth Copley/Getty Images) RIO DE JANEIRO — The entire Russia... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Russia banned from Parlympics over dopinginquiry last month. International Paralympic Committee (IPC) president Philip
Russia banned from Parlympics over doping
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
inquiry last month. International Paralympic Committee (IPC) president Philip Craven answers questions during the London 2012 Paralympic Games International Paralympics Committee president Philip Craven said thInternational Paralympics Committee... Read more
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WA Today
Russia kicked out of 2016 Rio Paralympicsour athletes and allowing them the opportunity to compete in a clean environmen
Russia kicked out of 2016 Rio Paralympics
WA Today / Posted 22 days ago
our athletes and allowing them the opportunity to compete in a clean environment." Russia finished second on the 2012 Paralympic Games medal ladder, behind China, with 102 medals including 36 gold. In forming its position, the IPC... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Festival SERVES up tennis fun for London’s youngstersto play alongside their clubmates on a traditional tennis court at the venue fo
Festival SERVES up tennis fun for London’s youngsters
Ilford Recorder / Posted 24 days ago
to play alongside their clubmates on a traditional tennis court at the venue for the wheelchair tennis during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. The Tennis Foundation’s SERVES programme equips local community groups with the skills and equipment... Read more
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NJ.com
After 4 gold medals in London, Jersey City Paralympian focused on repeat in RioAs an 18-year-old, Raymond Martin entered the 2012 Paralympic Games in London w
After 4 gold medals in London, Jersey City Paralympian focused on repeat in Rio
NJ.com / Posted 24 days ago
As an 18-year-old, Raymond Martin entered the 2012 Paralympic Games in London with a world record in wheelchair racing and some very high expectations. The Jersey City native ended up not just meeting those expectations, but exceeding them, by... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Festival SERVES up tennis fun for London’s youngstersto play alongside their clubmates on a traditional tennis court at the venue fo
Festival SERVES up tennis fun for London’s youngsters
Newham Recorder / Posted 24 days ago
to play alongside their clubmates on a traditional tennis court at the venue for the wheelchair tennis during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. The Tennis Foundation’s SERVES programme equips local community groups with the skills and equipment... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Festival SERVES up tennis fun for London’s youngstersto play alongside their clubmates on a traditional tennis court at the venue fo
Festival SERVES up tennis fun for London’s youngsters
Romford Recorder / Posted 24 days ago
to play alongside their clubmates on a traditional tennis court at the venue for the wheelchair tennis during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. The Tennis Foundation’s SERVES programme equips local community groups with the skills and equipment... Read more
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