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Altoona Mirror
High school football really starts tonightIn fact, District 6's football playoffs won't be completely ironed out until Tu
High school football really starts tonight
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
In fact, District 6's football playoffs won't be completely ironed out until Tuesday when the committee meets in Altoona. Calling this weekend's games "Week 0" has led to some confusion in itself - while most District 6 and 5 schools are playing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IAAF Official Calls for Change At Nock After Rio ScamNairobi — Pressure continues to mount on the National Olympic Committee of Keny
IAAF Official Calls for Change At Nock After Rio Scam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Nairobi — Pressure continues to mount on the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) due to growing complaints of mismanagement of Team Kenya in Rio de Janeiro. Ibrahim Hussein, a former Boston and New York Marathon winner, currently one of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiplagat's Biggest Victory Came in 1999 When He Joined IAAF As Council Memberas a Council Member after Charles Mukora, a former top official of AK was force
Kiplagat's Biggest Victory Came in 1999 When He Joined IAAF As Council Member
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
as a Council Member after Charles Mukora, a former top official of AK was forced to resign from the International Olympic Committee (IOC), National Olympic Committee, Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) and IAAF over bribery scandal over awarding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paralympian Stars Out to Restore Namibian PrideParalympics team hopes to restore the nation's pride when they leave for Rio ne
Paralympian Stars Out to Restore Namibian Pride
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Paralympics team hopes to restore the nation's pride when they leave for Rio next week to compete at the Paralympic Games. The team paid a courtesy call on the Namibia Sport Commission (NSC) on Wednesday where the secretary general of the... Read more
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walesonline
How much countries around the world pay Olympic gold medal winnersto represent their country to the very best of their ability on the greatest sp
How much countries around the world pay Olympic gold medal winners
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
to represent their country to the very best of their ability on the greatest sporting stage in the world, the Olympic Games; and their love of sport.” But if governments don’t pay their athletes for medal winnings or qualifications, how do... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jeshi Stars Crowned Volleyball Champsplayer's award went to Rashid Mustafa of Kibaha. Addressing during presentatio
Jeshi Stars Crowned Volleyball Champs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
player's award went to Rashid Mustafa of Kibaha. Addressing during presentation ceremony chief guest Tanzania Olympic Committee (TOC) General Secretary Filbert Bayi requested the organisers, Tanzania Amateur Volleyball Association (TAVA) to... Read more
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Times of Malta
Rio Olympics: Team Malta’s worst showing in 24 yearsThe Rio Olympics will go down in the annals of our sport as the country’s worst
Rio Olympics: Team Malta’s worst showing in 24 years
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
The Rio Olympics will go down in the annals of our sport as the country’s worst ever showing in the Games since Barcelona 1992. Having been the Maltese Olympic Committee (MOC) director of sport, responsible for the technical preparation of athletes... Read more
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dna
7 instances of official apathy towards Indian athletes that will make your blood boilaccording to an Indian Expressreport, Negi has never attended a sporting event
7 instances of official apathy towards Indian athletes that will make your blood boil
dna / Posted 3 days ago
according to an Indian Expressreport, Negi has never attended a sporting event including national championships, National Games or any inter-services meet. Both the appointments hinted at nepotism, as Pawandeep was IOC vice-president Tarlochan... Read more
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dna
Here's the full list of Khel Ratna, Dronacharya, Arjuna and Dhyan Chand awardeeswon the hearts of the nation, while Jitu bagged over half a dozen medals in the
Here's the full list of Khel Ratna, Dronacharya, Arjuna and Dhyan Chand awardees
dna / Posted 3 days ago
won the hearts of the nation, while Jitu bagged over half a dozen medals in the past two years, including gold at Asiad and Commonwealth Games and a silver in World Championships, which booked his ticket to Rio. Besides, the Ministry also selected... Read more
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dna
Rio Olympians Sindhu, Sakshi, Dipa and Jitu to be conferred Khel Ratnafor Khel Ratna Award by the selection panel appointed by the Sports Ministry.
Rio Olympians Sindhu, Sakshi, Dipa and Jitu to be conferred Khel Ratna
dna / Posted 3 days ago
for Khel Ratna Award by the selection panel appointed by the Sports Ministry. Karmakar got the nod of the 12-member committee, which on the basis of her stupendous performance in Rio although the deadline for sending in the recommendation to... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Here's when the Manchester Olympic parade could be heldcelebrate Olympians and Paralympians will take place in Manchester. She said:
Here's when the Manchester Olympic parade could be held
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
celebrate Olympians and Paralympians will take place in Manchester. She said: “The steer we’ve been given by the Olympic committee is for early October. The timing of the parade does also depend on what the athletes can do - but we do very much... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why squash is not an Olympic sportTWENTY-EIGHT sports have been contested in the 2016 Olympic games in Rio. Yet t
Why squash is not an Olympic sport
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 days ago
TWENTY-EIGHT sports have been contested in the 2016 Olympic games in Rio. Yet though that number makes it impossible to keep track of all 306 events, it is still not enough to include all disciplines that would like to feature. Despite much vigorous... Read more
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CTV News
Choosing Canada's flag bearer for closing ceremonies about more than medalswhich includes the COC president, the chef de mission, and representatives from
Choosing Canada's flag bearer for closing ceremonies about more than medals
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
which includes the COC president, the chef de mission, and representatives from the athletes commission and team selection committee -- has been known to use the closing flag-bearer honour as a token of appreciation for veteran Olympians who've... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Closing ceremony flag-bearer honour doesn't always go to top performerwhich includes the COC president, the chef de mission, and representatives from
Closing ceremony flag-bearer honour doesn't always go to top performer
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
which includes the COC president, the chef de mission, and representatives from the athletes commission and team selection committee — has been known to use the closing flag-bearer honour as a token of appreciation for veteran Olympians who've... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Usain Bolt's 'triple triple' under threatleg for Jamaica's 4x100m team when Bolt anchored them to a gold medal inside Be
Usain Bolt's 'triple triple' under threat
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
leg for Jamaica's 4x100m team when Bolt anchored them to a gold medal inside Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium at the Olympic Games where he announced himself as a sprinting superstar. If Carter is confirmed as a drugs cheat, it would present the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The impossibility of loving Luvohe had even seen. It was Smith who submitted Manyonga’s papers to the South Af
The impossibility of loving Luvo
Mail & Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
he had even seen. It was Smith who submitted Manyonga’s papers to the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee for Commonwealth Games qualification. But, in a bureaucratic muddle, some of the papers went missing and a certain... Read more
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Scotsman
Paris Gourtsoyannis: Give gold medals their proper valuesuperpower. But is that what the UK wants to be? The unprecedented success of
Paris Gourtsoyannis: Give gold medals their proper value
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
superpower. But is that what the UK wants to be? The unprecedented success of the country’s Olympians at an overseas games has raised questions about the level of investment in elite sport, which in the four years leading up to Rio totalled... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan’s Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 6 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan’s Ministry of Education and the island’s Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore’s first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?AUGUST 05: Athletes practice on Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas, the site of the Olymp
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
AUGUST 05: Athletes practice on Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas, the site of the Olympic rowing venue for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games on on August 5, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images) Olympic athletes shed blood,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $952,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
Local 10 Miami / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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News 8000
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
KTXS Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Minis
Which country rewards athletes best for Olympic success?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
the banner of Chinese-Taipei, is being rewarded with $925,000 by Taiwan's Ministry of Education and the island's Olympic Committee. Swimmer Joseph Schooling won Singapore's first-ever Olympic gold medal and also captured the hearts of his... Read more
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BBC News
Rio Olympics 2016: Athletes who have failed to accept their lossesThe 2016 Olympic Games in Rio have provided some memorable moments with runners
Rio Olympics 2016: Athletes who have failed to accept their losses
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio have provided some memorable moments with runners diving over finish lines, swimmers breaking taboos and pole vaulters falling out with the media over items of their anatomy. There have been stunning finishes,... Read more
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The North West Star
Our Olympic historymetres Medley Relay. Two years later, he added to his medal haul with two Silve
Our Olympic history
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
metres Medley Relay. Two years later, he added to his medal haul with two Silver Medals at the 1962 Perth, British Empire-Commonwealth Games. Not letting Burton, take all the glory from the Mount Isa pool, young Finnish immigrant, John Oravainen... Read more
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Deepika
Sports News DetailRajiv Khel Ratna Award by the selection panel appointed by the Sports Ministry.
Sports News Detail
Deepika / Posted 8 days ago
Rajiv Khel Ratna Award by the selection panel appointed by the Sports Ministry. Dipa got the nod of the 12member committee, which met here today, on the basis of her stupendous performance in Rio although the deadline for sending in the... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
We need to talk about cricket and the Olympicsathletes and mingle with the upper echelons of the Olympic Family. La Famille a
We need to talk about cricket and the Olympics
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 8 days ago
athletes and mingle with the upper echelons of the Olympic Family. La Famille are members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the "not-for-profit independent international organisation made up of volunteers" that owns and runs the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Beattie urges mayors to find federal money for 2028 Olympic bidBrisbane 2028 Olympics bid: Peter Beattie asks 'who's going to pay?' Photo: Ch
Beattie urges mayors to find federal money for 2028 Olympic bid
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Brisbane 2028 Olympics bid: Peter Beattie asks 'who's going to pay?' Photo: Chairman of 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Peter Beattie (centre), Qld Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk (left) and Minister Stirling Hinchliffe. (ABC News: Tom... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Why we don't need to eat like OlympiansDietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food req
Why we don't need to eat like Olympians
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Dietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food requirements of elite athletes at the Olympic Games. Ms Pelly is the Discipline Leader in Nutrition and Dietetics at the university and an Accredited Practising Dietitian... Read more
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News Mail
Why we don't need to eat like OlympiansDietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food req
Why we don't need to eat like Olympians
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Dietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food requirements of elite athletes at the Olympic Games. Ms Pelly is the Discipline Leader in Nutrition and Dietetics at the university and an Accredited Practising Dietitian... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Why we don't need to eat like OlympiansDietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food req
Why we don't need to eat like Olympians
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
Dietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food requirements of elite athletes at the Olympic Games. Ms Pelly is the Discipline Leader in Nutrition and Dietetics at the university and an Accredited Practising Dietitian... Read more
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Northern Star
Why we don't need to eat like OlympiansDietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food req
Why we don't need to eat like Olympians
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
Dietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food requirements of elite athletes at the Olympic Games. Ms Pelly is the Discipline Leader in Nutrition and Dietetics at the university and an Accredited Practising Dietitian... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Why we don't need to eat like OlympiansDietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food req
Why we don't need to eat like Olympians
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
Dietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food requirements of elite athletes at the Olympic Games. Ms Pelly is the Discipline Leader in Nutrition and Dietetics at the university and an Accredited Practising Dietitian... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Why we don't need to eat like OlympiansDietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food req
Why we don't need to eat like Olympians
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Dietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food requirements of elite athletes at the Olympic Games. Ms Pelly is the Discipline Leader in Nutrition and Dietetics at the university and an Accredited Practising Dietitian... Read more
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Queensland Times
Why we don't need to eat like OlympiansDietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food req
Why we don't need to eat like Olympians
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
Dietetics Fiona Pelly who is one of three authors of a paper about the food requirements of elite athletes at the Olympic Games. Ms Pelly is the Discipline Leader in Nutrition and Dietetics at the university and an Accredited Practising Dietitian... Read more
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TSN
Hayhurst: Blue Jays showing resilience, but can't afford more injuriesPress Association Chief Sports Reporter Matt Slater in Rio on Great Britain's O
Hayhurst: Blue Jays showing resilience, but can't afford more injuries
TSN / Posted 10 days ago
Press Association Chief Sports Reporter Matt Slater in Rio on Great Britain's Olympic success. President Of Canadian Commonwealth Games, Canadian Olympic Committee Representative Rick Powers on Canada’s Rugby 7’s Bronze and Rio corruption.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Do female athletes with high testosterone levels have an advantage?also say that the Olympics are built on the back of inequality. Wealthy, power
Do female athletes with high testosterone levels have an advantage?
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
also say that the Olympics are built on the back of inequality. Wealthy, powerful countries dominate the Olympic Games, while conflicted, war-torn, impoverished countries simply lack the resources to promote sport to the level that will... Read more
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TSN
Feschuk: Buzz was massive for 100-metre race in RioPress Association Chief Sports Reporter Matt Slater in Rio on Great Britain's O
Feschuk: Buzz was massive for 100-metre race in Rio
TSN / Posted 10 days ago
Press Association Chief Sports Reporter Matt Slater in Rio on Great Britain's Olympic success. President Of Canadian Commonwealth Games, Canadian Olympic Committee Representative Rick Powers on Canada’s Rugby 7’s Bronze and Rio corruption.... Read more
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TSN
Feschuk: Buzz was massive for 100m race in RioPress Association Chief Sports Reporter Matt Slater in Rio on Great Britain's O
Feschuk: Buzz was massive for 100m race in Rio
TSN / Posted 10 days ago
Press Association Chief Sports Reporter Matt Slater in Rio on Great Britain's Olympic success. President Of Canadian Commonwealth Games, Canadian Olympic Committee Representative Rick Powers on Canada’s Rugby 7’s Bronze and Rio corruption.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Weightlifting - 'Eastern Bloc' cheats taking the sport down, says top officialthe sport will go down,” Coffa told Reuters. Coffa, 74, General Secretary of t
Weightlifting - 'Eastern Bloc' cheats taking the sport down, says top official
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
the sport will go down,” Coffa told Reuters. Coffa, 74, General Secretary of the Oceania Weightlifting Federation and the Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation, and a former national coach of Australia, said, “Unfortunately I and many other... Read more
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