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iol.co.za
Thou shall not question Sascocsporting authorities, but that doesn’t make it right. It is excessive and detra
Thou shall not question Sascoc
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
sporting authorities, but that doesn’t make it right. It is excessive and detracts from Sascoc’s oft repeated mantra of ‘athletes first’. Athletes may see and hear evil while they are part of the Opex programme or a member of Team South Africa,... Read more
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Sun Star
Exposure helps athletesOLYMPIAN Mary Joy Tabal admires the stand of Philippine Sports Commission (PSC)
Exposure helps athletes
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
OLYMPIAN Mary Joy Tabal admires the stand of Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) to provide the elite athletes first before expecting a medal in big events. The 27-year-old Cebuana marathoner told Sun.Star Cebu yesterday that the plan of PSC to send... Read more
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SportsFan
Tokyo to put athletes first in 2020More Japan 2020 News Organisers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics have pledged to put
Tokyo to put athletes first in 2020
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
More Japan 2020 News Organisers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics have pledged to put athletes first in scheduling of events to combat issues with heat at the next summer Games. The Tokyo Games will stretch into the first week of September, when... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs, new sportswill not leave white elephants for the taxpayers," Kioke told reporters in Rio,
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs, new sports
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
will not leave white elephants for the taxpayers," Kioke told reporters in Rio, just weeks after being elected Tokyo's first female governor. "The citizens of Tokyo are the taxpayers. We must have the understanding of the taxpayers about... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Tokyo prepares for 2020, and new sportswill not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,” Kioke told reporters in Rio,
Tokyo prepares for 2020, and new sports
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
will not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,” Kioke told reporters in Rio, just weeks after being elected Tokyo’s first female governor. “The citizens of Tokyo are the taxpayers. We must have the understanding of the taxpayers about... Read more
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Japan Today
Tokyo prepares for 2020 Olympics, facing rising costs and new sports ‹ Japan Todaywill not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,” Koike told reporters in Rio,
Tokyo prepares for 2020 Olympics, facing rising costs and new sports ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
will not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,” Koike told reporters in Rio, just weeks after being elected Tokyo’s first female governor. “The citizens of Tokyo are the taxpayers. We must have the understanding of the taxpayers about... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs and new sportswill not leave white elephants for the taxpayers," Kioke told reporters in Rio,
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs and new sports
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
will not leave white elephants for the taxpayers," Kioke told reporters in Rio, just weeks after being elected Tokyo's first female governor. "The citizens of Tokyo are the taxpayers. We must have the understanding of the taxpayers about... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs and new sportswill not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,” Kioke told reporters in Rio,
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs and new sports
The Register Citizen / Posted 9 days ago
will not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,” Kioke told reporters in Rio, just weeks after being elected Tokyo’s first female governor. “The citizens of Tokyo are the taxpayers. We must have the understanding of the taxpayers about... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs and new sportswill not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,” Kioke told reporters in Rio,
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs and new sports
The Middletown Press / Posted 9 days ago
will not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,” Kioke told reporters in Rio, just weeks after being elected Tokyo’s first female governor. “The citizens of Tokyo are the taxpayers. We must have the understanding of the taxpayers about... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs and new sportswill not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,'' Kioke told reporters in Rio
Tokyo prepares for 2020, facing rising costs and new sports
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
will not leave white elephants for the taxpayers,'' Kioke told reporters in Rio, just weeks after being elected Tokyo's first female governor. ''The citizens of Tokyo are the taxpayers. We must have the understanding of the taxpayers about... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Tokyo 2020 officials on ‘counter-heat measures,’ Pokemon Goreduce surface temperatures. Then there are old-school alternatives, like spray
Tokyo 2020 officials on ‘counter-heat measures,’ Pokemon Go
Yahoo Sports / Posted 11 days ago
reduce surface temperatures. Then there are old-school alternatives, like spraying mist “over the venues” to keep fans and athletes cool. The organizers also said they plan “greeneries and planting trees” to also create shady zones. “In the next... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australian medal tally 'not what we expected': AOC presidentJohn Coates has admitted Australia's medal tally at Rio was lower than anticipa
Australian medal tally 'not what we expected': AOC president
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
John Coates has admitted Australia's medal tally at Rio was lower than anticipated and he wants to see funding for Olympic athletes revamped. Key points: "I'm very proud of the team, I'll say that, but the results are not what we expected," he... Read more
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News.com.au
Why we can’t get enough of Eddiethe centre of the action. “It’s absolutely incredible,” she said. “There were
Why we can’t get enough of Eddie
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
the centre of the action. “It’s absolutely incredible,” she said. “There were so many once-in-a-lifetime moments in the first week. To be at the (women’s) Rugby Sevens and see our team win gold, the first Olympic gold medal in Rugby Sevens,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Paddlers race for provincial titlefor the championship title as friends and family cheered them on from the stand
Paddlers race for provincial title
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 17 days ago
for the championship title as friends and family cheered them on from the stands. To earn a spot at the provincial level, athletes first had to beat out the other clubs within their division. Blair said there were somewhere around 500 athletes... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Paddlers race for provincial titlefor the championship title as friends and family cheered them on from the stand
Paddlers race for provincial title
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 days ago
for the championship title as friends and family cheered them on from the stands. To earn a spot at the provincial level, athletes first had to beat out the other clubs within their division. Blair said there were somewhere around 500 athletes... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Paddlers race for provincial titlefor the championship title as friends and family cheered them on from the stand
Paddlers race for provincial title
Welland Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
for the championship title as friends and family cheered them on from the stands. To earn a spot at the provincial level, athletes first had to beat out the other clubs within their division. Blair said there were somewhere around 500 athletes... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Rio officials say they have solution to fix green waterhave been working on stabilizing the chemistry with the focus on the safety of
Rio officials say they have solution to fix green water
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 days ago
have been working on stabilizing the chemistry with the focus on the safety of the athletes, on the health of the athletes first and foremost," Andrada said. "Secondly, respecting the competition schedule since there's no risk for the... Read more
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USA Today
Rio officials say they have solution to fix green waterhave been working on stabilizing the chemistry with the focus on the safety of
Rio officials say they have solution to fix green water
USA Today / Posted 18 days ago
have been working on stabilizing the chemistry with the focus on the safety of the athletes, on the health of the athletes first and foremost," Andrada said. "Secondly, respecting the competition schedule since there's no risk for the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
After Rio success, Canadian swimmers need more sponsors: Oleksiak’s coachand to introduce younger swimmers such as Oleksiak and Taylor Ruck, also, 16, t
After Rio success, Canadian swimmers need more sponsors: Oleksiak’s coach
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
and to introduce younger swimmers such as Oleksiak and Taylor Ruck, also, 16, to international meets in Europe. “It’s the athletes first, we have great athletes,” Titley said. “But with the Canadian Sports Institute of Ontario, with Own The... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Sarasota attracts more Olympians, BMX elite train before RioSARASOTA, Fla. -- Sarasota continues to be a magnet for the world's top athlete
Sarasota attracts more Olympians, BMX elite train before Rio
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Sarasota continues to be a magnet for the world's top athletes. First Cuba's Olympians in rowing spent July training at Benderson Park. This month is the world's elite BMX riders including both defending gold medalists and one local... Read more
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SportingNews
Antitrust cases against NCAA, Power 5 conferences will move forwardfrom the NCAA to dismiss two class-action antitrust claims that continued the a
Antitrust cases against NCAA, Power 5 conferences will move forward
SportingNews / Posted 20 days ago
from the NCAA to dismiss two class-action antitrust claims that continued the attack on compensation limits for student-athletes. The two claims, both filed in March 2014, claim the value of an individual student-athlete had been illegally... Read more
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Mashable
When an athlete's relationships are more important than success in her sportHolmes, deputy editor of espnW, says the publication is designed to focus on co
When an athlete's relationships are more important than success in her sport
Mashable / Posted 20 days ago
Holmes, deputy editor of espnW, says the publication is designed to focus on covering female athletes as athletes first — and as holistically as possible. Many outlets, she says, don't practice that approach on a daily basis and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pele not well enough to light Olympic cauldron at Rio Games openingreduced to a gibbering wreck after being...Rio Olympic Games 2016: The ultimate
Pele not well enough to light Olympic cauldron at Rio Games opening
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
reduced to a gibbering wreck after being...Rio Olympic Games 2016: The ultimate TV guide to when, where...Rio Olympic athletes first canoe training session cancelled...Team GB officially welcomed to the Olympics on the eve of... Share this... Read more
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Daily Mail
The most surprising parts of an Olympic athlete's dietthey might actually eat less.' RELATED ARTICLES McDonald's binges at 4am, fre
The most surprising parts of an Olympic athlete's diet
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
they might actually eat less.' RELATED ARTICLES McDonald's binges at 4am, free drinks for medallists and...Rio Olympic athletes first canoe training session cancelled... Share this article Australian swimmer Melanie Schlanger said one of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rio Opening Ceremony broadcast delayed by up to FOUR hours in the U.Sby a broadcast team of 170 people. RELATED ARTICLES Two thirds of Russia's Ol
Rio Opening Ceremony broadcast delayed by up to FOUR hours in the U.S
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
by a broadcast team of 170 people. RELATED ARTICLES Two thirds of Russia's Olympic athletes are cleared to...Rio Olympic athletes first canoe training session cancelled...Armed mugger killed in gun drama near Olympics as Russian...WADA president... Read more
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New England Sports Network
NFL Rumors: Cowboys Considering QB Nick Foles After Kellen Moore Injuryafter Kellen Moore injury. There are a few connections between Foles and the C
NFL Rumors: Cowboys Considering QB Nick Foles After Kellen Moore Injury
New England Sports Network / Posted 28 days ago
after Kellen Moore injury. There are a few connections between Foles and the Cowboys, too. Nick Foles is represented by Athletes First and David Dunn. So are Cowboys HC Jason Garrett, OC Scott Linehan and Kellen Moore Foles played 11 games for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Our Olympians as you have never seen before ahead of Rio 2016players are funding the Team GB Preparation Camp as part of its ongoing support
Our Olympians as you have never seen before ahead of Rio 2016
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
players are funding the Team GB Preparation Camp as part of its ongoing support for Olympic and Paralympic athletes - GB athletes first benefited from National Lottery funding in 2007. Since then, GB has risen from just 36th in the 1996 Atlanta's... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Australian athletes have three laptops stolen from Olympic Villagewhen they first arrived in Brazil for the Olympics, which kick off on Friday wi
Australian athletes have three laptops stolen from Olympic Village
Yahoo Sports / Posted a month ago
when they first arrived in Brazil for the Olympics, which kick off on Friday with the opening ceremonies. When Australian athletes first arrived, a mess of issues plagued the area where they were going to stay. Team chief Kitty Chiller said... Read more
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The Young Witness
Award winning grinsto the fore and use it – there’s only one you” are absorbed by the dozens of lo
Award winning grins
The Young Witness / Posted a month ago
to the fore and use it – there’s only one you” are absorbed by the dozens of local state, national and even international athletes. First on the awards agenda was the anticipated presentation of the Junior Sportsperson Award for 2011 which saw... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Tigers reunite with Snyder’s hometown PanthersLakeview was going to heading to the Quad Cities to run the Bix on Saturday, Ju
Tigers reunite with Snyder’s hometown Panthers
Bureau County Republican / Posted 1 months ago
Lakeview was going to heading to the Quad Cities to run the Bix on Saturday, July 30. “It was great to see one of our old athletes continuing on coaching and helping runners elsewhere. �She has a lot of energy and it helped energize us as a team... Read more
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Orange County Register
U.S. Open of Surfing: Some tips on scoring selfies, autographs from your favorite surferson the south side of the Huntington Beach Pier, but there are a few tricks if y
U.S. Open of Surfing: Some tips on scoring selfies, autographs from your favorite surfers
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
on the south side of the Huntington Beach Pier, but there are a few tricks if you want to grab a moment with one of the athletes. First, make sure they did well in their heat. While most surfers will be gracious when they get out of the water,... Read more

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