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Daily Examiner
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothingAustralian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly exci
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothing
Daily Examiner / Posted 8 minutes ago
Australian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly excited at the thought heading to Rio to fill the Paralympic dream. "I'm a technical coach so I look at aspects of wheelchair basketball, more about the breakdown using... Read more
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Northern Star
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothingAustralian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly exci
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothing
Northern Star / Posted 29 minutes ago
Australian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly excited at the thought heading to Rio to fill the Paralympic dream. "I'm a technical coach so I look at aspects of wheelchair basketball, more about the breakdown using... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothingAustralian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly exci
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothing
The Daily Mercury / Posted 31 minutes ago
Australian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly excited at the thought heading to Rio to fill the Paralympic dream. "I'm a technical coach so I look at aspects of wheelchair basketball, more about the breakdown using... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothingAustralian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly exci
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothing
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 42 minutes ago
Australian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly excited at the thought heading to Rio to fill the Paralympic dream. "I'm a technical coach so I look at aspects of wheelchair basketball, more about the breakdown using... Read more
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Queensland Times
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothingAustralian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly exci
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothing
Queensland Times / Posted 46 minutes ago
Australian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly excited at the thought heading to Rio to fill the Paralympic dream. "I'm a technical coach so I look at aspects of wheelchair basketball, more about the breakdown using... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothingAustralian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly exci
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothing
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 52 minutes ago
Australian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly excited at the thought heading to Rio to fill the Paralympic dream. "I'm a technical coach so I look at aspects of wheelchair basketball, more about the breakdown using... Read more
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News Mail
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothingAustralian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly exci
LIFE AFTER RIO OLYMPICS: Coach stops at nothing
News Mail / Posted 54 minutes ago
Australian Rollers. As he discussed his role with the team, he was visibly excited at the thought heading to Rio to fill the Paralympic dream. "I'm a technical coach so I look at aspects of wheelchair basketball, more about the breakdown using... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Will the clean athlete (if any) please stand up?suffering from serious illnesses, major disabilities, are suspected of taking s
Will the clean athlete (if any) please stand up?
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted an hour ago
suffering from serious illnesses, major disabilities, are suspected of taking some kind of substances and banned from the Paralympic Games." Instead of coming up with a satisfactory answer to why a therapeutic use exemption can be given to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Golden boy Mariyappan seeks hospital, ground at his villageThe Prime Minister spoke to me with a lot of affection. When he told me that I
Golden boy Mariyappan seeks hospital, ground at his village
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
The Prime Minister spoke to me with a lot of affection. When he told me that I was Tamil Nadu’s diamond I was thrilled,” the Paralympic champion said. For someone who doesn’t believe he is big enough to sign autographs, the frenzy surrounding... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The highs and lows that made Rio Paralympics such a big successGolbarnezhad, 48, was fatally injured during a descent. A minute's silence was
The highs and lows that made Rio Paralympics such a big success
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 hours ago
Golbarnezhad, 48, was fatally injured during a descent. A minute's silence was to be observed at the closing ceremony. The Paralympics came right after the Rio Olympics, but the image of the disabled Games being a poor cousin in terms of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why the parkrun concept is taking Australia by stormour wheelchair rugby team who, in front of a roaring crowd of 12,500 people in
Why the parkrun concept is taking Australia by storm
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
our wheelchair rugby team who, in front of a roaring crowd of 12,500 people in Rio, secured the last gold medal at the Paralympic Games in a one-point double-overtime thriller over the United States team – the first time the Steelers have... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Why the parkrun concept is taking Australia by stormour wheelchair rugby team who, in front of a roaring crowd of 12,500 people in
Why the parkrun concept is taking Australia by storm
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
our wheelchair rugby team who, in front of a roaring crowd of 12,500 people in Rio, secured the last gold medal at the Paralympic Games in a one-point double-overtime thriller over the United States team – the first time the Steelers have... Read more
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iafrica.com
Paralympian Paul offered a job in DubaiKevin Paul RSA wins the Men's 100m Breaststroke - SB9 Final in the Olympic Aqua
Paralympian Paul offered a job in Dubai
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kevin Paul RSA wins the Men's 100m Breaststroke - SB9 Final in the Olympic Aquatics Stadium, during the Paralympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on September 8, 2016. Photo by Bob Martin for OIS/IOC via AFP. Kevin Paul has been offered a sports... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Paralympian Paul offered a job in DubaiKevin Paul RSA wins the Men's 100m Breaststroke - SB9 Final in the Olympic Aqua
Paralympian Paul offered a job in Dubai
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted yesterday
Kevin Paul RSA wins the Men's 100m Breaststroke - SB9 Final in the Olympic Aquatics Stadium, during the Paralympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on September 8, 2016. Photo by Bob Martin for OIS/IOC via AFP. Kevin Paul has been offered a sports... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Paralympians icons for Malaysians — PMappreciated the contribution of the paralympians by rewarding them with similar
Paralympians icons for Malaysians — PM
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
appreciated the contribution of the paralympians by rewarding them with similar pension as the Olympians. “Malaysia puts the paralympic athletes on the same level as the Olympic athletes. This is unlike some countries.” The Paralympians made... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
WATCH : 'I don't understand' - SA guide for blind runner on disqualification at ParalympicsMokone, 27, describes the moment when he and blind runner Louzanne Coetzee, fro
WATCH : 'I don't understand' - SA guide for blind runner on disqualification at Paralympics
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Mokone, 27, describes the moment when he and blind runner Louzanne Coetzee, from Bloemfontein, were disqualified from the Paralympics in Rio. He had been running with her as her guide. She has taught him that nothing is impossible through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paralympians Receive Heroes Welcomemedalists Ananias Shikongo and Johannes Nambala, received a heroes welcome in W
Paralympians Receive Heroes Welcome
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
medalists Ananias Shikongo and Johannes Nambala, received a heroes welcome in Windhoek on Thursday after their return from the Paralympic Games on Wednesday evening. Shikongo and Nambala, who won five medals between them at the Rio Paralympics, as... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
It's not my kiss of death, but I like the Cronulla Sharks tonightour wheelchair rugby team who, in front of a roaring crowd of 12,500 people in
It's not my kiss of death, but I like the Cronulla Sharks tonight
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
our wheelchair rugby team who, in front of a roaring crowd of 12,500 people in Rio, secured the last gold medal at the Paralympic Games in a one-point double-overtime thriller over the United States team – the first time the Steelers have... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Paralympic medallists are icons for all Malaysians, says Najibappreciated the contribution of the Paralympians by rewarding them with similar
Paralympic medallists are icons for all Malaysians, says Najib
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
appreciated the contribution of the Paralympians by rewarding them with similar pension as the Olympians. "Malaysia put the Paralympic athletes on the same level as the Olympic athletes. This is unlike some countries." The Paralympians made... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
18 Titles At Stake in NTTF National Championshipsevents in order to give more of the special athletes to exhibit their talents s
18 Titles At Stake in NTTF National Championships
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
events in order to give more of the special athletes to exhibit their talents so that we can have more of them making it to the Paralympic Games," Peters said. Peters, who was one of the umpires that handled proceedings at the Rio 2016 Olympic... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Heroes in Rio, Ukraine's disabled struggle at homeby a swimming pool in Kiev clutching their goggles and dreaming of emulating th
Heroes in Rio, Ukraine's disabled struggle at home
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
by a swimming pool in Kiev clutching their goggles and dreaming of emulating the heroes they just watched scoop medals at the Paralympic Games in Rio. Disabled children rest after a training session in a swimming pool in Kiev Ukraine's team... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Paralympians make their markdetermining how she prepares for the future. “I might stay in the same category
Paralympians make their mark
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
determining how she prepares for the future. “I might stay in the same category or I might go up and still try to break the Paralympic record and world record,” she added. In the men’s + 97kg Mohamed Al-Deeb won the third gold medal for Egypt... Read more
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The Hindu
PM, PCI chief fete Paralympiansand open a sports academy in his village Mariyappan Thangavelu, who charmed th
PM, PCI chief fete Paralympians
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
and open a sports academy in his village Mariyappan Thangavelu, who charmed the country with his high jump gold in the Paralympics in Rio, expressed his desire to meet the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu J. Jayalalitha and his hero, film... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Gordon Reid: I've had a dream summer but I won't start measuring myself against Andy Murray just yetwhatever happened in that match, we had already contributed one gold and a silv
Gordon Reid: I've had a dream summer but I won't start measuring myself against Andy Murray just yet
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
whatever happened in that match, we had already contributed one gold and a silver, plus the silver from the doubles, to the Paralympics GB table." There is nothing like timing your run at the right time and Reid's rise to prominence has come... Read more
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heraldscotland
Gordon Reid: I've had a dream summer but I won't start measuring myself against Andy Murray just yetwhatever happened in that match, we had already contributed one gold and a silv
Gordon Reid: I've had a dream summer but I won't start measuring myself against Andy Murray just yet
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
whatever happened in that match, we had already contributed one gold and a silver, plus the silver from the doubles, to the Paralympics GB table." There is nothing like timing your run at the right time and Reid's rise to prominence has come... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Double amputee returns from Rio Paralympics with silver medalFamily and friends of Brad Kendell anxiously waited at Tampa International Airp
Double amputee returns from Rio Paralympics with silver medal
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Family and friends of Brad Kendell anxiously waited at Tampa International Airport Thursday afternoon for the Paralympic champion to return from Rio with his silver medal. Brad Kendell returns home with silver medal Kendell lost legs in 2003 plane... Read more
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People Magazine
10 Things That Have Changed Since the Last Time Prince William and Princess Kate Went to CanadaWilliam left the military, Harry followed suit, but he hasn't stopped working w
10 Things That Have Changed Since the Last Time Prince William and Princess Kate Went to Canada
People Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
William left the military, Harry followed suit, but he hasn't stopped working with the armed forces. In 2014, he launched the paralympic-style Invictus Games for wounded veterans have been a smash success in London and Orlando. The third... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Husband-and-wife team strike silver in Paralympic sailinghusband-and-wife team who sail from Oak Bay’s Royal Victoria Yacht Club return
Husband-and-wife team strike silver in Paralympic sailing
Oak Bay News / Posted 2 days ago
husband-and-wife team who sail from Oak Bay’s Royal Victoria Yacht Club return from Rio with a pair of silver medals in the Paralympic sailing competition. Jackie Gay and John McRoberts placed second overall in their SKUD18 keelboat across 11... Read more
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BC Local News
Parksville proclaims Friday will be 'Michelle Stilwell Day'She has seven medals from the Paralympics, six of them gold. She won both races
Parksville proclaims Friday will be 'Michelle Stilwell Day'
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
She has seven medals from the Paralympics, six of them gold. She won both races she entered this month at the Rio Paralympics, in record fashion. In 2012, she was given a key to the city, the only person ever so honoured. And now, another... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Parksville proclaims Friday will be 'Michelle Stilwell Day'She has seven medals from the Paralympics, six of them gold. She won both races
Parksville proclaims Friday will be 'Michelle Stilwell Day'
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
She has seven medals from the Paralympics, six of them gold. She won both races she entered this month at the Rio Paralympics, in record fashion. In 2012, she was given a key to the city, the only person ever so honoured. And now, another... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
OPINION: What can we learn from GB’s tremendous Paralympic success?a well-used phrase, but let’s not overlook the sporting prowess of these athlet
OPINION: What can we learn from GB’s tremendous Paralympic success?
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
a well-used phrase, but let’s not overlook the sporting prowess of these athletes, who are getting better and better as the Paralympic Games continues to grow. Ollie Hynd, the star swimmer from Mansfield and Ashfield, is now known throughout... Read more
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chad
What can we learn from GB’s tremendous Paralympic success?a well-used phrase, but let’s not overlook the sporting prowess of these athlet
What can we learn from GB’s tremendous Paralympic success?
chad / Posted 2 days ago
a well-used phrase, but let’s not overlook the sporting prowess of these athletes, who are getting better and better as the Paralympic Games continues to grow. Ollie Hynd, the star swimmer from Mansfield and Ashfield, is now known throughout... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
House to Reward Paralympians With N18 MillionVI over football bronze The House of Representatives has pledged to reward the
House to Reward Paralympians With N18 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
VI over football bronze The House of Representatives has pledged to reward the victorious Team Nigeria's contingent to the Paralympic Games in Rio, Brazil with N18 million. Nigeria won eight gold, two silver and two bronze medals to finish... Read more
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The News and Star
Celebration tickets available for the London 2017 World Para Athletics Championship after Rio 2016 successtickets for just £3 and adults tickets for £9, in recognition of the nine world
Celebration tickets available for the London 2017 World Para Athletics Championship after Rio 2016 success
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
tickets for just £3 and adults tickets for £9, in recognition of the nine world records set by British athletes at the Paralympic Games. These tickets will be located in the lower bowl of the London Stadium. Sprinter Clegg, from... Read more
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iafrica.com
SAA apologises to Paralympian over prostheticshis prosthetic leg. Pillay took to Twitter to raise his dissatisfaction on Tue
SAA apologises to Paralympian over prosthetics
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
his prosthetic leg. Pillay took to Twitter to raise his dissatisfaction on Tuesday. The shot-putter was returning from the Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, where he won a bronze medal in the F42 category. He stated that SAA is ‘worst... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Leeds United fan Martin is top of the league for charity heroicstaken him to locations such as London’s Oval cricket ground, Buckinghamshire’s
Leeds United fan Martin is top of the league for charity heroics
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 2 days ago
taken him to locations such as London’s Oval cricket ground, Buckinghamshire’s Stoke Mandeville Stadium – the birthplace of the Paralympic movement – and the Oxford athletics track where Roger Bannister broke the four-minute mile. The well-known... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SAA apologises to Paralympian over prostheticshis prosthetic leg. Pillay took to Twitter to raise his dissatisfaction on Tue
SAA apologises to Paralympian over prosthetics
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
his prosthetic leg. Pillay took to Twitter to raise his dissatisfaction on Tuesday. The shot-putter was returning from the Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, where he won a bronze medal in the F42 category. He stated that SAA is ‘worst... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paralympian Mabote Back Homeclub, was that they had a psychologist, good gym room and top coaches. He said
Paralympian Mabote Back Home
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
club, was that they had a psychologist, good gym room and top coaches. He said despite the fact that he competed in the Paralympics, his ability does not need any special coach, adding any coach in Botswana could coach him given that he had... Read more
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Evening Standard
Cockroft knows the pressure is on for London 2017 after Rio successin the women's 4x100 meter T35-38 final Matthew Stockman/Getty Images Richard
Cockroft knows the pressure is on for London 2017 after Rio success
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
in the women's 4x100 meter T35-38 final Matthew Stockman/Getty Images Richard Whitehead competes in the 100M during the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro Christophe Simon/AFP/Getty Images Gordon Reid and Alfie Hewett celebrate with the... Read more
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Louth Leader
All-gold Nissan rolls into Louth in celebration of Olympic and Paralympic heroesto all Nissan’s athlete ambassadors who have won gold medal in Rio, in honour o
All-gold Nissan rolls into Louth in celebration of Olympic and Paralympic heroes
Louth Leader / Posted 2 days ago
to all Nissan’s athlete ambassadors who have won gold medal in Rio, in honour of their achievement. Speaking before the Paralympic Games began, Lee Jones (Sales Manager at Thurlby Motors) said: “Everyone at the dealership has been glued to... Read more
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Horncastle Today
All-gold Nissan rolls into Louth in celebration of Olympic and Paralympic heroesto all Nissan’s athlete ambassadors who have won gold medal in Rio, in honour o
All-gold Nissan rolls into Louth in celebration of Olympic and Paralympic heroes
Horncastle Today / Posted 2 days ago
to all Nissan’s athlete ambassadors who have won gold medal in Rio, in honour of their achievement. Speaking before the Paralympic Games began, Lee Jones (Sales Manager at Thurlby Motors) said: “Everyone at the dealership has been glued to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Thurston, Payne among The Don award nomineesthe top of world golf in 2015. Dylan Alcott wins the gold medal in the quad sin
Thurston, Payne among The Don award nominees
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
the top of world golf in 2015. Dylan Alcott wins the gold medal in the quad singles wheelchair tennis gold medal match of the Paralympic Games. Photo: IOC via AP The winner will be announced on October 13. Nominations: Dylan Alcott, Kim Brennan,... Read more
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BC Local News
Stilwell welcomed home after winning double goldtoday gleaming with gold. She had two new gold medals around her neck after wi
Stilwell welcomed home after winning double gold
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
today gleaming with gold. She had two new gold medals around her neck after winning both the 400-metre and 100m races at the Paralympic Games this month in Rio de Janeiro. Stilwell said returning with double gold makes her feel pride and... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Stilwell welcomed home after winning double goldtoday gleaming with gold. She had two new gold medals around her neck after wi
Stilwell welcomed home after winning double gold
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
today gleaming with gold. She had two new gold medals around her neck after winning both the 400-metre and 100m races at the Paralympic Games this month in Rio de Janeiro. Stilwell said returning with double gold makes her feel pride and... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Blue Bell Ice Cream Issues Another Recall Over Listeria Concernswomen’s sitting volleyball team’s triumph in Rio. The team just returned the Un
Blue Bell Ice Cream Issues Another Recall Over Listeria Concerns
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 days ago
women’s sitting volleyball team’s triumph in Rio. The team just returned the United States after willing the gold medal in the Paralympic Games. Oklahoma is celebrating Team USA women’s sitting volleyball team’s triumph in Rio. The team just... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Aussie Paralympics squad arrive to heroes' welcome in Sydneyfinal medal tally, having collected 81 medals including 22 gold. A giant arc f
Aussie Paralympics squad arrive to heroes' welcome in Sydney
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
final medal tally, having collected 81 medals including 22 gold. A giant arc filled with green and gold balloons greeted the Paralympic athletes at Sydney Airport in what was a much more low-key welcome home than the Australian Olympic squad... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Paralympic Delegation Comes Back to Cheers, but Committee Says That Gaps Remainsigns and balloons at Ben-Gurion Airport. “I felt we needed to show our apprec
Israeli Paralympic Delegation Comes Back to Cheers, but Committee Says That Gaps Remain
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
signs and balloons at Ben-Gurion Airport. “I felt we needed to show our appreciation and our respect to the members of the Paralympic delegation. They accomplished incredible things and succeeded in connecting the Israeli community together.”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rio Heroes Returnposted on his Facebook account yesterday. "Here we come, Land of The Brave. Se
Rio Heroes Return
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
posted on his Facebook account yesterday. "Here we come, Land of The Brave. See you Namibia, my motherland!" he added. The Paralympic team's remarkable historic efforts made up for the dismal showing of Namibia's able-bodied team, who emerged... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The Rio Paralympics were successful, but the disability classifications are notevents were weak. With three weeks to go, just 12% of tickets had been purchase
The Rio Paralympics were successful, but the disability classifications are not
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
events were weak. With three weeks to go, just 12% of tickets had been purchased. “Never before in the 56-year history of the Paralympic Games have we faced circumstances like this,” observed Sir Philip Craven, the president of the International... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Congratulates Golden Paralympic TeamThe Democratic Alliance congratulates the South African Paralympic team on thei
DA Congratulates Golden Paralympic Team
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Democratic Alliance congratulates the South African Paralympic team on their splendid performance at the Paralympic Games in Rio. The team brought back 17 medals, of which 7 are gold. We salute these Paralympians, who have overcome adversity on... Read more
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