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West Moreland Gazette
PICTURES: International swimmers brave the icy waters of Windermere during prestigious Big Chill Swim winter gala weekendTOP-flight winter swimmers left their wetsuits at home and plunged into Winderm
PICTURES: International swimmers brave the icy waters of Windermere during prestigious Big Chill Swim winter gala weekend
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
TOP-flight winter swimmers left their wetsuits at home and plunged into Windermere's icy waters during the prestigious Big Chill Swim gala. More than 1,000 competitors flew in from as far afield as Russia, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, the USA and... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
International swimmers brave the icy waters of Windermere during prestigious Big Chill Swim winter gala weekendTOP-flight winter swimmers left their wetsuits at home and plunged into Winderm
International swimmers brave the icy waters of Windermere during prestigious Big Chill Swim winter gala weekend
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
TOP-flight winter swimmers left their wetsuits at home and plunged into Windermere's icy waters during the prestigious Big Chill Swim gala. More than 1,000 competitors flew in from as far afield as Russia, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, the USA and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bay News Bites: Biggest signing rememberedA weekly round-up of news snippets, events and oddities from the Bay of Islands
Bay News Bites: Biggest signing remembered
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
A weekly round-up of news snippets, events and oddities from the Bay of Islands and around the Mid North Historic Mangungu, in South Hokianga, was the location of the third and largest signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. PHOTO / PETER DE GRAAF With... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Para-athletes inspire on canvasPara-athlete Cameron Leslie views the portrait artist Amber Stephens that paint
Para-athletes inspire on canvas
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Para-athlete Cameron Leslie views the portrait artist Amber Stephens that painted of him that will be on display in Northland from this week as part of the Spirit of Gold Collection Tour. A unique exhibition of artworks featuring some of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Die-hard’ sports fan Renzi boosting Rome’s Olympic bidIn this Monday, Dec. 15, 2014 file photo, Italian Premier Matteo Renzi, right,
‘Die-hard’ sports fan Renzi boosting Rome’s Olympic bid
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
In this Monday, Dec. 15, 2014 file photo, Italian Premier Matteo Renzi, right, talks with CONI, Italian Olympic Committee, President Giovanni Malago’ at the Italian Olympic Committee headquarters in Rome. Labeled a “die-hard: sports fan, Italian... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
U of L swimmer breaking records and eyeing Olympic gloryLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB)-- U of L swimming ranks among the best in the nation. O
U of L swimmer breaking records and eyeing Olympic glory
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB)-- U of L swimming ranks among the best in the nation. One swimmer is having a record-setting season and Olympic glory could be on the horizon. Inside the Ralph Wright Natatorium on the U of L campus, it's hard to tell one... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Britain aiming for record ‘away’ medal haul in Rio Published: 27 January 2016 9:00 AM Britain could win more medals at the Rio
Britain aiming for record ‘away’ medal haul in Rio
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 16 days ago
Published: 27 January 2016 9:00 AM Britain could win more medals at the Rio Olympics than at any previous "away" Games and possibly exceed the record haul of 65 at home in London four years ago, UK... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Britain aiming for record 'away' medal haul in RioLONDON: Britain could win more medals at the Rio Olympics than at any previous
Britain aiming for record 'away' medal haul in Rio
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
LONDON: Britain could win more medals at the Rio Olympics than at any previous 'away' Games and possibly exceed the record haul of 65 at home in London four years ago, UK Sport said on Tuesday. No nation has ever followed up hosting a Summer... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Stein nominated athlete of the yearSwimmer Nathan Stein of Maple Ridge has been nominated for a Sport B.C. Athlete
Stein nominated athlete of the year
Maple Ridge News / Posted 16 days ago
Swimmer Nathan Stein of Maple Ridge has been nominated for a Sport B.C. Athlete of the Year Award. Stein, 24, was nominated in the Athletes with a Disability category. After an injury plagued 2013, he has bounced back in a big way the past two... Read more
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FIFA
Manaudou, France’s devoted OlympianSunday’s French Ligue 1 meeting between Lyon and Marseille ended in a 1-1 draw
Manaudou, France’s devoted Olympian
FIFA / Posted 16 days ago
Sunday’s French Ligue 1 meeting between Lyon and Marseille ended in a 1-1 draw that did little for either side, leaving them ninth and eight respectively in the table after 22 games. Nor was it a result that brought much joy to the clubs’ supporters,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow Sports Awards shortlist announcedTHE final shortlist for the Glasgow Sports Person of the Year awards has been a
Glasgow Sports Awards shortlist announced
EveningTimes Online / Posted 16 days ago
THE final shortlist for the Glasgow Sports Person of the Year awards has been announced ahead of the ceremony next month. The awards, which will be held in the City Chambers, celebrate those who promote sports across the city and inspire future... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Swimmers set for open water showdown in WindermereTHE rapid growth of a Lake District open water swimming regatta has put it firm
Swimmers set for open water showdown in Windermere
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
THE rapid growth of a Lake District open water swimming regatta has put it firmly on the map as a genuine international event, attracting swimmers from all over the globe. More than 1,000 participants have signed up for this year’s Big Chillswim... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Jake seems to have aSpreng in his stepRETIRED world champion Christian Sprenger says Jake Packard can fill his place
Jake seems to have aSpreng in his step
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 days ago
RETIRED world champion Christian Sprenger says Jake Packard can fill his place on the Olympic relay team and push for an individual medal in Rio. The dual Olympian announced his retirement yesterday saying he did not wish to be merely making up the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Jake seems to have aSpreng in his stepRETIRED world champion Christian Sprenger says Jake Packard can fill his place
Jake seems to have aSpreng in his step
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
RETIRED world champion Christian Sprenger says Jake Packard can fill his place on the Olympic relay team and push for an individual medal in Rio. The dual Olympian announced his retirement yesterday saying he did not wish to be merely making up the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Out of the pool, Katie Hoff has perspectiveFor a few days last month, Katie Hoff felt like Tom Sawyer, listening to the eu
Out of the pool, Katie Hoff has perspective
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
For a few days last month, Katie Hoff felt like Tom Sawyer, listening to the eulogies at her own funeral. The experience was … surprisingly moving. Though Hoff qualified for the Olympics at 15 and won three medals at 19, she'd struggled for years... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Swimming: Charlotte Henshaw aiming to go one better at Rio ParalympicsLast summer may have seen Charlotte Henshaw return to her record-breaking best
Swimming: Charlotte Henshaw aiming to go one better at Rio Paralympics
Nottingham Post / Posted 1 months ago
Last summer may have seen Charlotte Henshaw return to her record-breaking best but the Mansfield swimmer insists there is still plenty left in the tank going into this year's Paralympic Games in Rio. Henshaw came away from last year's IPC Swimming... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
All Blacks, cricketers dominate HalbergsDaniel Carter, one of the Sportsman of the Year awards finalists. File Photo /
All Blacks, cricketers dominate Halbergs
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Daniel Carter, one of the Sportsman of the Year awards finalists. File Photo / Brett Phibbs. The All Blacks and Black Caps feature strongly in the list of finalists for the Halberg Awards. Fifteen different sports are in the list of finalists... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Filion's broken ankle throws wrench into diver's Olympic preparationsCanada's silver medallists Meaghan Benfeito and Roseline Filion pose after the
Filion's broken ankle throws wrench into diver's Olympic preparations
Brandon Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Canada's silver medallists Meaghan Benfeito and Roseline Filion pose after the medal ceremony for women's synchronised 10m platform diving final at the Swimming World Championships in Kazan, Russia, Monday, July 27, 2015. Filion's broken ankle is... Read more
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chad
Charlotte Henshaw says she’s got plenty left in the tank ahead of Paralympic Games challengeLast summer may have seen Charlotte Henshaw return to her record-breaking best
Charlotte Henshaw says she’s got plenty left in the tank ahead of Paralympic Games challenge
chad / Posted 1 months ago
Last summer may have seen Charlotte Henshaw return to her record-breaking best but the Mansfield swimmer insists there is still plenty left in the tank going into this year’s Paralympic Games in Rio. Henshaw came away from last year’s IPC Swimming... Read more

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