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heraldscotland
Here they are: The contenders for this year's Herald Society Awardsin the Legacy category. All the finalists should be commended and recognised fo
Here they are: The contenders for this year's Herald Society Awards
heraldscotland / Posted 10 hours ago
in the Legacy category. All the finalists should be commended and recognised for continuing to go the extra mile to make Games Legacy a reality. Even though the fantastic Commonwealth Games in Glasgow were over two and a half years ago, these... Read more
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Northern Star
Unification is on the cardsBell has been re-elected president of World Bowls. One of his jobs is to seek r
Unification is on the cards
Northern Star / Posted 12 hours ago
Bell has been re-elected president of World Bowls. One of his jobs is to seek reinstatement of lawn bowls in the Olympic Games. World Bowls has submitted a readmission application to the International Olympic Committee. Acceptance would mean... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.570-344-2360 or thewonderstonegallery.com. ChalkFest & Hydromania, Saturday, 1
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
570-344-2360 or thewonderstonegallery.com. ChalkFest & Hydromania, Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Riverfront Parks Committee hosts this annual children’s event at Millennium Circle. Activities include chalk drawing, environmental exhibits... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Critics question objectivity of group researching Calgary Olympic bidHumphries and Heather Moyse – sat on an easel. Mr. Nenshi, back from his vacat
Critics question objectivity of group researching Calgary Olympic bid
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Humphries and Heather Moyse – sat on an easel. Mr. Nenshi, back from his vacation at the Rio 2016 Olympics, unveiled the committee that’s been convened to study whether Calgary should bid on the 2026 Winter Olympics. Related: A potential Olympic... Read more
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BC Local News
The 2016 Royal Tour(a tradition inaugurated by her mother during her 1939 tour of Canada) at a cro
The 2016 Royal Tour
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
(a tradition inaugurated by her mother during her 1939 tour of Canada) at a crowded Beacon Hill Park during the 1994 Commonwealth Games. In 2002, I was fortunate to attend a special luncheon for the Queen at the Empress Hotel to celebrate... Read more
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Oak Bay News
The 2016 Royal Tour(a tradition inaugurated by her mother during her 1939 tour of Canada) at a cro
The 2016 Royal Tour
Oak Bay News / Posted 4 days ago
(a tradition inaugurated by her mother during her 1939 tour of Canada) at a crowded Beacon Hill Park during the 1994 Commonwealth Games. In 2002, I was fortunate to attend a special luncheon for the Queen at the Empress Hotel to celebrate... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
The 2016 Royal Tour(a tradition inaugurated by her mother during her 1939 tour of Canada) at a cro
The 2016 Royal Tour
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
(a tradition inaugurated by her mother during her 1939 tour of Canada) at a crowded Beacon Hill Park during the 1994 Commonwealth Games. In 2002, I was fortunate to attend a special luncheon for the Queen at the Empress Hotel to celebrate... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
The 2016 Royal Tour(a tradition inaugurated by her mother during her 1939 tour of Canada) at a cro
The 2016 Royal Tour
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
(a tradition inaugurated by her mother during her 1939 tour of Canada) at a crowded Beacon Hill Park during the 1994 Commonwealth Games. In 2002, I was fortunate to attend a special luncheon for the Queen at the Empress Hotel to celebrate... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Weightlifting officials fear their sport could be kicked out of the Olympicsdoping by many of the sport's most successful nations. Almost half of the 98 a
Weightlifting officials fear their sport could be kicked out of the Olympics
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
doping by many of the sport's most successful nations. Almost half of the 98 athletes caught in the International Olympic Committee's retesting of anti-doping samples from the Beijing and London Games have come from weightlifting, making a mockery... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsDunmore. 570-344-2360 or thewonderstonegallery.com. ChalkFest & Hydromania, Oc
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Dunmore. 570-344-2360 or thewonderstonegallery.com. ChalkFest & Hydromania, Oct. 1, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Riverfront Parks Committee hosts this annual children’s event at Millennium Circle. Activities include chalk drawing, environmental exhibits... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Brisbane gets backing to continue 2028 bidInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) Chairman of the Coordination Commission f
Brisbane gets backing to continue 2028 bid
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 days ago
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Chairman of the Coordination Commission for the Tokyo 2020 Games John Coates speaks during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, May 26, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter SYDNEY A potential bid to host the 2028 Olympics... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brisbane gets backing to continue 2028 bidA potential bid to host the 2028 Olympics from Brisbane gained further traction
Brisbane gets backing to continue 2028 bid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
A potential bid to host the 2028 Olympics from Brisbane gained further traction on Friday with the Australian Olympic Committee backing the decision to fund a further feasibility study. Local media reported on Friday that mayors from... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Australian Olympic Commitee supports study of 2028 games bidBRISBANE, Australia (AP) The Australian Olympic Committee says it supports a de
Australian Olympic Commitee supports study of 2028 games bid
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) The Australian Olympic Committee says it supports a decision by mayors in south-east Queensland state to fund a feasibility study into bidding for the 2028 Olympic Games. AOC president John Coates said Friday his... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brisbane Olympics feasibility study gets nod from mayorswas not a formal declaration of intent, but the biggest indication yet a south-
Brisbane Olympics feasibility study gets nod from mayors
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
was not a formal declaration of intent, but the biggest indication yet a south-east Queensland bid for the 2028 Games was firming up. South-east Queensland mayors have decided to go ahead with a feasibility study into an Olympic bid.... Read more
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New Kerala
Northeast youth eyeing boxing as a career - newkerala.com #122616heart of the town, to witness the one-of-a-kind outdoor boxing event. Pintso C
Northeast youth eyeing boxing as a career - newkerala.com #122616
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
heart of the town, to witness the one-of-a-kind outdoor boxing event. Pintso Chopel Lepcha, the chairman of the organizing committee, said, "We organized a boxing championship in the heart of Gangtok, M G Marg, to encourage the youth. Keeping in... Read more
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The Hindu
PM, PCI chief fete Paralympianssaid that he was delighted to live up to the faith of his mother Saroja who wis
PM, PCI chief fete Paralympians
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
said that he was delighted to live up to the faith of his mother Saroja who wished him the gold when he left for the Games. After being felicitated by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the president of the Paralympic Committee of India... Read more
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New Kerala
Deliberately kept low profile before departure: PCI chief - newkerala.com #122528perform well. They often being threatened to get the medal. But we kept a low p
Deliberately kept low profile before departure: PCI chief - newkerala.com #122528
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
perform well. They often being threatened to get the medal. But we kept a low profile before leaving for the Olympics and committee decided not to put pressure to win medals in order to get any sponsors," Inderjit Singh said. "The decision we... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
East Lancashire paralympian hailed as a sporting ‘inspiration’believe children with special needs should use Tom’s success ‘as an example of
East Lancashire paralympian hailed as a sporting ‘inspiration’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
believe children with special needs should use Tom’s success ‘as an example of what everyone can achieve’. Paul Mulderrig, committee member at Rossendale Rays Special Needs Swimming Club, said: “It’s fantastic news to hear about Tom Hamer’s... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Weekend Entertainment GuideDunmore. 570-344-2360 or thewonderstonegallery.com. ChalkFest & Hydromania, Oc
Weekend Entertainment Guide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Dunmore. 570-344-2360 or thewonderstonegallery.com. ChalkFest & Hydromania, Oct. 1, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Riverfront Parks Committee hosts this annual children’s event at Millennium Circle. Activities include chalk drawing, environmental exhibits... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi World Rugby's first GM for women's rugbymanager for women's rugby after an extensive recruitment process. Sadleir, who
Kiwi World Rugby's first GM for women's rugby
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
manager for women's rugby after an extensive recruitment process. Sadleir, who represented New Zealand at the 1984 Olympic Games and won a medal at the 1986 Commonwealth Games in synchronised swimming, will take up the new role on November 1. She... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, September 20, 2016Article Tools Archbald Committee meeting: Borough of Archbald Special Events
Community Events Listings, September 20, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Article Tools Archbald Committee meeting: Borough of Archbald Special Events Committee meeting, Sept. 27, 7:30 p.m., Gina Tomassoni School of Dance, 280 Main St., Eynon, agenda: plans for its Halloween “Spooktacular” March; Maria Tomassoni, 570-... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Gold Coast Games will be safe from terrorism: BeattieCommonwealth Games 2018 chair Peter Beattie: "This will be the safest event you
Gold Coast Games will be safe from terrorism: Beattie
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
Commonwealth Games 2018 chair Peter Beattie: "This will be the safest event you'll ever come to." Photo: Tony Moore He stands by comments that the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games will be a bigger terrorism target than the Rio Olympics but organising... Read more
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News.com.au
Gold Coast games will be safe: BeattieHe stands by comments that the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games will be a bigger t
Gold Coast games will be safe: Beattie
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
He stands by comments that the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games will be a bigger terrorism target than the Rio Olympics but organising committee chairman Peter Beattie is promising a safe event in 2018. Mr Beattie says so-called "Armageddon" plans are... Read more
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The Courier
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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The Young Witness
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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Western Advocate
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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Manning River Times
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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The North West Star
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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The Border Mail
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldwheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist
Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
wheelchair marathon event at his final Paralympics. Marathon silver medallist Kurt Fearnley. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee Rio de Janeiro: It was close to a fairytale finish for Kurt Fearnley in his wheelchair marathon event at his final... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio Paralympics 2016: Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon goldcontest with Hug, of Switzerland. Kurt Fearnley and Marcel Hug split from the
Rio Paralympics 2016: Kurt Fearnley's agonising near miss for wheelchair marathon gold
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
contest with Hug, of Switzerland. Kurt Fearnley and Marcel Hug split from the pack early. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee The pair split from the pack early and went head-to-head for the rest of the five-lap event in sapping conditions... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ockert de Villiers: ASA, get 4x100m relay team back on trackover the last year. However, as much as ASA would like to take credit for the a
Ockert de Villiers: ASA, get 4x100m relay team back on track
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
over the last year. However, as much as ASA would like to take credit for the athletics team’s superb performances at the Games, it would be disingenuous to do so. Instead of supporting athletes in their Olympic pursuit, ASA seemed to sabotage... Read more
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The Border Mail
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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The Courier
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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The Young Witness
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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Western Advocate
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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Manning River Times
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
Manning River Times / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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The North West Star
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
The North West Star / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Rio Paralympics day 4A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 20
Rio Paralympics day 4
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
A look at day four of the Rio Paralympic Games. Photos from day four of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pictures: GETTY IMAGES Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won Paralympic gold in pet event Maitland's Maddi Elliott has won a gold medal at the Rio... Read more
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Canberra Times
Pain, disappointment but ultimately a love for para-triathlonThe difference for him? He's only got one leg. Brant Garvey in action for Aust
Pain, disappointment but ultimately a love for para-triathlon
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
The difference for him? He's only got one leg. Brant Garvey in action for Australia. Photo: Australian Paralympic Committee "When I came to the end of the bike (leg) I think I'd lost every position that I had and my adductor in my good... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
They Reigned, but Ended Unheraldedand boxing as sports that their fellow Tanzanians have competed and excelled in
They Reigned, but Ended Unheralded
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
and boxing as sports that their fellow Tanzanians have competed and excelled in the world-class events such as Olympics, Commonwealth or All African games. Most often, they are overwhelmingly guided by history of the country's participation in... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Toowoomba set for slice of Commonwealth Games pieEmbracing 2018: Commonwealth Games Minister Stirling Hinchliffe, met with repre
Toowoomba set for slice of Commonwealth Games pie
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Embracing 2018: Commonwealth Games Minister Stirling Hinchliffe, met with representatives from the Embracing 2018 Darling Downs and South West Statewide Working Group to discuss how the region could benefit from the Games. TOOWOOMBA may get its own... Read more
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