the 2012 Paralympic Games

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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 3 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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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 6 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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BC Local News
Maple Ridge-raised athlete heads to Riobroke it while playing football at age 11. Locally, Stein was a Home Town Hero
Maple Ridge-raised athlete heads to Rio
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
broke 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... Read more
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CBC.ca
'People leave, especially to get food': Organizers struggle to explain empty seats at Rio 2016transportation. But Paralympic officials insist the Games themselves will go ah
'People leave, especially to get food': Organizers struggle to explain empty seats at Rio 2016
CBC.ca / Posted 10 days ago
transportation. 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... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebrationthe other sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who p
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebration
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 13 days ago
the 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 celebrationthe other sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who p
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebration
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 13 days ago
the 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 celebrationthe other sport that was set up – wheelchair basketball. Brandon Wagner, who p
Olympic-themed Jumpstart celebration
Welland Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
the 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?research the effects of blade height and stiffness on performance. After Brazil
Blade runners: Do high-tech prostheses give runners an unfair advantage?
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
research 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 15 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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KERA North Texas
Rio Highlights: Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps Win Gold; Simone Biles Wowsthose positions could now go to other countries, the Paralympic Committee said.
Rio Highlights: Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps Win Gold; Simone Biles Wows
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
those 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 Gymnasticsthose positions could now go to other countries, the Paralympic Committee said.
Rio Highlights: Katie Ledecky Wins Gold; Simone Biles Wows In Gymnastics
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
those 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 19 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... 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 19 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... 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 19 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... 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 19 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... Read more
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WA Today
Russia kicked out of 2016 Rio Paralympicsto supporting our athletes and allowing them the opportunity to compete in a cl
Russia kicked out of 2016 Rio Paralympics
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
to supporting 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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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 22 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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