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BC Local News
Corrigal resurrecting local judo clubwith a joint lock or choke hold. Judo is currently on the roster of Olympic sp
Corrigal resurrecting local judo club
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
with a joint lock or choke hold. Judo is currently on the roster of Olympic sports, while Karate has been approved for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. "There's a lot of people in town that use to train with the [judo] club and I'm hoping to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angola to Join High Performance Centrein the High Performance Centre in January 2017 and be part of a four-year progr
Angola to Join High Performance Centre
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
in the High Performance Centre in January 2017 and be part of a four-year programme. The Federation chairman expressed his optimism about the success of this bid, which is intended to prepare Hermenegildo Leite for the 2020 Olympic Games, in J... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Bremerton hosts homecoming for Nathan Adrianfun to be here to look at kids,” he said after the homecoming. “(To) look them
Bremerton hosts homecoming for Nathan Adrian
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
fun to be here to look at kids,” he said after the homecoming. “(To) look them in the eye and say, ‘Hey, I was there.’” After the ceremony, Adrian said that he’s looking ahead to competing in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Copyright 2... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Bremerton hosts homecoming for Nathan Adrianfun to be here to look at kids,” he said after the homecoming. “(To) look them
Bremerton hosts homecoming for Nathan Adrian
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
fun to be here to look at kids,” he said after the homecoming. “(To) look them in the eye and say, ‘Hey, I was there.’” After the ceremony, Adrian said that he’s looking ahead to competing in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Copyright 2... Read more
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Japan Update
Okinawa hotel occupancy rate, revenues increasingforesee that the number of foreign tourists will increase, and the demand for a
Okinawa hotel occupancy rate, revenues increasing
Japan Update / Posted yesterday
foresee that the number of foreign tourists will increase, and the demand for accommodation in Okinawa will remain high, as the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo nears. At the same time, they are concerned about decreasing services caused by a serious... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thais line up Cuban coachcalls to resign, is not giving in and is aiming to resurrect Thai boxing fortun
Thais line up Cuban coach
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
calls to resign, is not giving in and is aiming to resurrect Thai boxing fortunes by hiring a Cuban coach. "To prepare for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, we will have a new coach from Cuba but I cannot name him at the moment," he said. "Cuba has... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sony, Panasonic to make 8K TVswill work with Sony to develop 8K television sets by 2020.Credit: AFP Japan is
Sony, Panasonic to make 8K TVs
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
will work with Sony to develop 8K television sets by 2020.Credit: AFP Japan is looking to boost its tech offering ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, as Panasonic and Sony partner with broadcaster NHK to develop televisions with 8K video,... Read more
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The China Post
Olympic gold medalist Hsu given hero's welcome in Taoyuan airportHsu's hometown in Yunlin to welcome their "heroine" back home. When asked by r
Olympic gold medalist Hsu given hero's welcome in Taoyuan airport
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
Hsu's hometown in Yunlin to welcome their "heroine" back home. When asked by reporters whether she will participate in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Hsu said it will depend on her coach's plans. In terms of long-term career plans, Hsu said... Read more
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dna
Panasonic and Sony to develop high-res 8K televisionsJapan is looking to boost its tech offering ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in
Panasonic and Sony to develop high-res 8K televisions
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Japan is looking to boost its tech offering ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, as Panasonic and Sony partner with broadcaster NHK to develop televisions with 8K video, reports Nikkei. The all-Japanese alliance will focus on creating the... Read more
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New Kerala
Russia to pay bonuses to athletes barred from Rio - newkerala.com #110212was confident that Russian athletes would have more victories at the 2020 Olymp
Russia to pay bonuses to athletes barred from Rio - newkerala.com #110212
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
was confident that Russian athletes would have more victories at the 2020 Olympics in Japan. "Our common hope now is for the 2020 Olympic Games," Medvedev said. "I am sure that we will win there more medals and our national squad will be a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Meet Your Neighbor... Kyle KutzDarien High School as a freshman this fall and he will continue competing in ho
Meet Your Neighbor... Kyle Kutz
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Darien High School as a freshman this fall and he will continue competing in hopes of maybe someday being considered for the 2020 Olympic games. But while the games are a prospect, they are not a given. Kyle prefers to put school first and is... Read more
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Philboxing
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Legends Show Set, Iron Boy 35 & Much Morea repeat Gold Medal winner and all three are expected to turn professional soon
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Legends Show Set, Iron Boy 35 & Much More
Philboxing / Posted 7 days ago
a repeat Gold Medal winner and all three are expected to turn professional soon as the victory laps and parties are over. The 2020 Olympic Games will be held in Tokyo and several Arizona boxers are setting their sights on making the USA team and... Read more
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New Kerala
Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo, host city of 2020 Olympics - newkerala.com #109265Aug 24 : The Olympic flag, carried by Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike, arrived in t
Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo, host city of 2020 Olympics - newkerala.com #109265
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Aug 24 : The Olympic flag, carried by Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike, arrived in the Japanese capital, the host city of the 2020 Olympic Games on Wednesday. Koike was accompanied by a delegation of Japanese athletes - who recently won 41 medals... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Olympian Karlos Balderas Returns Home to Santa Mariaor four months off to decide his future plans, which may include entering the p
Olympian Karlos Balderas Returns Home to Santa Maria
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 days ago
or four months off to decide his future plans, which may include entering the professional ranks or setting his sights on the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. In the immediate future, Karlos will celebrate his 20th birthday on Wednesday. To... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
American sprinter Arman Hall arrives home after winning gold in Rioat St. Thomas Aquinas High School, plans to race next year at the World Champio
American sprinter Arman Hall arrives home after winning gold in Rio
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
at St. Thomas Aquinas High School, plans to race next year at the World Championships in London before training for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Hall has also won two national championships at the University of Florida. Copyright 2016... Read more
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Market Watch
Abe bets on 2020 Olympics to boost Japan’s economyTOKYO — Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is hoping the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo wil
Abe bets on 2020 Olympics to boost Japan’s economy
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
TOKYO — Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is hoping the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo will provide Japan with a psychological boost, help him revive the nation’s struggling economy and breathe life into the business of sports here. As this year’s Games closed... Read more
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The News & Observer
Coach Mike Krzyzewski returns to RDU, Duke an Olympic winnergetting used to after so much work the past decade. San Antonio Spurs coach Gre
Coach Mike Krzyzewski returns to RDU, Duke an Olympic winner
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
getting used to after so much work the past decade. San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich will take over as head coach for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. “The whole experience, the last decade really, I thought it would be an amazing honor and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bayi Urges Focus On Tokyo OlympicsRio Olympic Games which winds up tomorrow. Bayi (pictured) challenged the asso
Bayi Urges Focus On Tokyo Olympics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Rio Olympic Games which winds up tomorrow. Bayi (pictured) challenged the associations and other stakeholders to focus on the 2020 Olympic Games, which are scheduled for Tokyo, Japan saying, they should start immediate preparations for the Tokyo... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Game Onnot only in terms of performance but also commercial opportunities." The devel
Game On
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
not only in terms of performance but also commercial opportunities." The development prospects look promising in light of the 2020 Olympic Games to be held in Japan, which will also stage the Rugby World Cup in 2019. In 2022, Beijing will hold the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Finishes Last in 4x100M Women's Relaycannot be over emphasised and it is expected that the needful would be done as
Nigeria Finishes Last in 4x100M Women's Relay
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
cannot be over emphasised and it is expected that the needful would be done as promised by the Sports Minster heading to the 2020 Olympic Games. As it stands, Nigeria's chances of winning any medal now lies in the football team that will play... Read more
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The Economic Times
Brands make beeline for Olympic stars Dipa Karmakar, Sakshi Malik and PV Sindhupopularity, others might look at a longer term association considering all thre
Brands make beeline for Olympic stars Dipa Karmakar, Sakshi Malik and PV Sindhu
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
popularity, others might look at a longer term association considering all three are young and will make a bid for gold at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. "We are close to signing a multiyear deal for Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth, which will be... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Rio hosts NAKED Olympics on beach to honour ancient GreeksRio's only nudist beach. There are also extra non-Olympic sports such as the t
Rio hosts NAKED Olympics on beach to honour ancient Greeks
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Rio's only nudist beach. There are also extra non-Olympic sports such as the tug of war, surfing, which is due to debut at the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo, and Peteca, a traditional game in Brazil which is played with a hand shuttlecock. The... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Meet Your Neighbor... Kyle KutzDarien High School as a freshman this fall and he will continue competing in ho
Meet Your Neighbor... Kyle Kutz
Darien News-Review / Posted 12 days ago
Darien High School as a freshman this fall and he will continue competing in hopes of maybe someday being considered for the 2020 Olympic games. But while the games are a prospect, they are not a given. Kyle prefers to put school first and is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pressure, not injuries, led to Rio defeat: Singapore paddler Feng Tianweifrom the regular competitions. So it's an experience (for her)." Feng also sai
Pressure, not injuries, led to Rio defeat: Singapore paddler Feng Tianwei
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
from the regular competitions. So it's an experience (for her)." Feng also said she is hoping to represent Singapore at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, where a more diverse team could be wearing Singapore's colours. President of the Singapore... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rio plays host to the NAKED Olympicsand race walking. There are also a few non-Olympic sports such as the tug of wa
Rio plays host to the NAKED Olympics
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
and race walking. There are also a few non-Olympic sports such as the tug of war, surfing, which is due to debut at the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo, and Peteca, a traditional game in Brazil which is played with a hand shuttlecock. The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canadian women's soccer team miss golden opportunityan equal pressure, though not the same kind. This tournament has proved that t
Canadian women's soccer team miss golden opportunity
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
an equal pressure, though not the same kind. This tournament has proved that the next major cycle – World Cup 2019 and the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo – is in capable hands. By then, Ms. Fleming, Ms. Buchanan, Ms. Beckie et al will be a... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Pro-skateboarder visits Norwich to promote sport a fortnight after 2020 Olympics newsJames Bass It came just two weeks after the International Olympics Committee (
Pro-skateboarder visits Norwich to promote sport a fortnight after 2020 Olympics news
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
James Bass It came just two weeks after the International Olympics Committee (IOC) voted to introduce skateboarding to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Mr Sumner, who appeared with Stowmarket baptist minister and former UK skateboarding... Read more
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Quartz
Why running is the world's fairest sportPkemoi is working with at least 24 refugee athletes and he has his eyes set on
Why running is the world's fairest sport
Quartz / Posted 16 days ago
Pkemoi is working with at least 24 refugee athletes and he has his eyes set on the 2017 World Championships in London and the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. “If we continue training as hard we are, I’m sure we’ll get Olympic champions from these... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hero’s homecoming for Singapore Olympic star SchoolingMr. Joseph Schooling’s request for extension of his deferment and for him to be
Hero’s homecoming for Singapore Olympic star Schooling
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
Mr. Joseph Schooling’s request for extension of his deferment and for him to be enlisted for NS (National Service) after the 2020 Olympic Games,” Ng said. “Together with all of Singapore, MINDEF (Ministry of Defense) wishes Mr. Schooling... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Chesterfield native wins gold medal with U.S. Olympic rowing teamGobbo. This was her first Olympic medal; it’s unclear whether it will be her l
Chesterfield native wins gold medal with U.S. Olympic rowing team
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 16 days ago
Gobbo. This was her first Olympic medal; it’s unclear whether it will be her last. After she returns home from the closing ceremony, Tessa Gobbo said she'll take some time to figure out whether she wants to train again for the 2020 Olympic... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Schooling's National Service deferred to after 2020 Olympics: Ng Eng HenCouncil approved Mr Joseph Schooling’s request for extension of his deferment a
Schooling's National Service deferred to after 2020 Olympics: Ng Eng Hen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
Council approved Mr Joseph Schooling’s request for extension of his deferment and for him to be enlisted for NS after the 2020 Olympic Games," said Dr Ng said in a statement issued on Monday (Aug 15). Schooling's original deferment, granted... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sea search for metal is Japan's answer to land that has nonein Japanese waters, the government wants to revive home-grown supply and ease d
Sea search for metal is Japan's answer to land that has none
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
in Japanese waters, the government wants to revive home-grown supply and ease dependence on imports. When Tokyo hosts the 2020 Olympic Games, bullion for gold medals may come from the deep ocean. "Disruption of metal supplies may occur in the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sea search for metal is Japan's answer to land that has nonein Japanese waters, the government wants to revive home-grown supply and ease d
Sea search for metal is Japan's answer to land that has none
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
in Japanese waters, the government wants to revive home-grown supply and ease dependence on imports. When Tokyo hosts the 2020 Olympic Games, bullion for gold medals may come from the deep ocean. "Disruption of metal supplies may occur in the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Michael Phelps on the 2020 Olympics: ‘I’m Done, I’m Finished’Facebook page in which he answered fan questions, Phelps officially confirmed t
Michael Phelps on the 2020 Olympics: ‘I’m Done, I’m Finished’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Facebook page in which he answered fan questions, Phelps officially confirmed that he will not be returning to compete in the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. “Everyone wants four more years. I’m done, I’m finished,” Phelps said. “We’re not going... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Michael Phelps on the 2020 Olympics: ‘I’m Done, I’m Finished’Facebook page in which he answered fan questions, Phelps officially confirmed t
Michael Phelps on the 2020 Olympics: ‘I’m Done, I’m Finished’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
Facebook page in which he answered fan questions, Phelps officially confirmed that he will not be returning to compete in the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. “Everyone wants four more years. I’m done, I’m finished,” Phelps said. “We’re not going... Read more
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NBC News
Behind the Mask: Meet The U.S. Fencing Teamto Benjamin Steffen of Sweden, he's not defeated now either. As he put it on In
Behind the Mask: Meet The U.S. Fencing Team
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
to Benjamin Steffen of Sweden, he's not defeated now either. As he put it on Instagram, he's "hungrier" and will be back in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. 5. Miles Chamley-Watson Miles Chamley-Watson, 26, is a native of London, competing for the... Read more
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Asian journal
Natalie Duran: the First Pinay American Ninja Warrior competitor!fighting and legitimizing the sport of climbing, the International Olympic Comm
Natalie Duran: the First Pinay American Ninja Warrior competitor!
Asian journal / Posted 18 days ago
fighting and legitimizing the sport of climbing, the International Olympic Committee successfully introduced climbing into the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo, Japan. For the first time in my life I have tangible opportunity to become an Olympic... Read more
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Island Packet
On this date in Olympic history …Paris (1900, 1924), London (1908, 1948, 2012) and Los Angeles (1932, 1984). Tok
On this date in Olympic history …
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
Paris (1900, 1924), London (1908, 1948, 2012) and Los Angeles (1932, 1984). Tokyo will become city No. 5 when it hosts the 2020 Olympic Games. The United States led the final tally in 2004 with 101 overall medals, including 36 gold. China was... Read more
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give me sport
Five new sports that will be included in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyoup today and send over your 250-word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay3
Five new sports that will be included in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo
give me sport / Posted 19 days ago
up today and send over your 250-word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay3 Plans are already being put into place for the 2020 Olympic Games, and it's believed skateboarding and sports climbing will be held in temporary venues which will be... Read more
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E! Online
Ryan Lochte to Take Time Off After Rio Olympicsplace finish. "I know after this, I'm going to need some time off, just a break
Ryan Lochte to Take Time Off After Rio Olympics
E! Online / Posted 19 days ago
place finish. "I know after this, I'm going to need some time off, just a break mentally, physically." Will he return for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo? "Who knows?" Lochte said. "I might be back." Fans had been looking forward to seeing... Read more
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Oak Bay News
RVYC sailor is Tokyo dreamingOlympic Games are underway in Rio de Janeiro, the Royal Victoria Yacht Club’s M
RVYC sailor is Tokyo dreaming
Oak Bay News / Posted 20 days ago
Olympic Games are underway in Rio de Janeiro, the Royal Victoria Yacht Club’s Max Gallant is looking all the way ahead to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Gallant, 20, is actually in Kiel, Germany this week for the U21 World Laser Championships,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Youngest Member of Team USA Aims to Be the Future of Olympic Table TennisTable Tennis Federation and 22nd in the under-18 division, Jha is already gazin
Youngest Member of Team USA Aims to Be the Future of Olympic Table Tennis
Bleacher Report / Posted 21 days ago
Table Tennis Federation and 22nd in the under-18 division, Jha is already gazing into distant horizons—specifically, the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. No American has ever won a medal in table tennis, a sport players from the Far East and... Read more
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give me sport
Olympian Samir Ait Said walking again after horrific leg injuryto the sport one day. He will be returning to the arena as a spectator and hasn
Olympian Samir Ait Said walking again after horrific leg injury
give me sport / Posted 22 days ago
to the sport one day. He will be returning to the arena as a spectator and hasn't dismissed the possibility of competing at the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. "Believe me the adventure of Tokyo 2020 is still possible," he said via the Daily Mail,... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
USOC Renews Deals With Smucker’s, Kellogg’s, United Airlines, USG and fans travel to and from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the 2018 Olympic Winter
USOC Renews Deals With Smucker’s, Kellogg’s, United Airlines, USG
Sports Business Daily / Posted 23 days ago
and fans travel to and from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo,” United President and CEO Oscar Munoz said in announcing the deal. Smucker’s and Kellogg’s... Read more
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Times of Malta
Broken leg gymnast: I will be backOlympic gymnast Samir Ait Said has released a video message from his hospital b
Broken leg gymnast: I will be back
Times of Malta / Posted 23 days ago
Olympic gymnast Samir Ait Said has released a video message from his hospital bed saying he plans to compete in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo after suffering a broken leg during a qualification round in Rio on Saturday. According to reports, Said... Read more
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Gossip on This!
No, John Orozco Didn't Make It to the Rio Olympics but He's Not Quitting EitherRio is devastating, as gymnastics is a sport that athletes age out of quickly,
No, John Orozco Didn't Make It to the Rio Olympics but He's Not Quitting Either
Gossip on This! / Posted 23 days ago
Rio is devastating, as gymnastics is a sport that athletes age out of quickly, which makes the likelihood of competing in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo that much smaller. But if John’s proven anything yet, it’s that he’s never one to back down... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Pro-skaters help kick off official grand opening of Rhodes Skate ParkBOISE - Announced this week, skateboarding is among one of the sports added to
Pro-skaters help kick off official grand opening of Rhodes Skate Park
KIVI Boise / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE - Announced this week, skateboarding is among one of the sports added to the 2020 Olympic Games. On Saturday, potential competitors were in the City of Trees to help celebrate the grand opening of Rhodes Skate Park. Boise Skateboarding... Read more
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Daily Mail
Athlete rides a wave BOARDLESS during the bodysurfing championshipsat a rapid pace Kaneali'i went on to win the 2015 Point Panic Bodysurfing Comp
Athlete rides a wave BOARDLESS during the bodysurfing championships
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
at a rapid pace Kaneali'i went on to win the 2015 Point Panic Bodysurfing Competition Surfing will be introduced at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, yet it's unlikely the IOC will let this athlete compete, despite his immense skill. That's... Read more
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Business Standard India
Monuments in 12 countries light up to highlight Rio Olympics 2016Lima, Hotel de Ville in Paris, Sydney Opera House and Japan's tallest building,
Monuments in 12 countries light up to highlight Rio Olympics 2016
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
Lima, Hotel de Ville in Paris, Sydney Opera House and Japan's tallest building, the Skytree in Tokyo. Tokyo, host city of the 2020 Olympic Games, decided to extend the special lighting at the 634-metre high tower until the end of Rio 2016. It... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
How model-turned-Olympian Mikaela Mayer got whipped into shapeMMA as a pro, but she’s planning to stick with boxing for the foreseeable futur
How model-turned-Olympian Mikaela Mayer got whipped into shape
Yahoo Sports / Posted 26 days ago
MMA as a pro, but she’s planning to stick with boxing for the foreseeable future. She said she wants to return to fight in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. “It’s going to take girls like me and Claressa, honestly,” to build interest in women’s... Read more
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