London 2012

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BBC News
Reality Check: Do the Olympics have a gender gap?of women's events has steadily increased since then, with some notable landmark
BBC News / Posted an hour ago
of women's events has steadily increased since then, with some notable landmarks. Image caption Nicola Adams boxing in London 2012 In 2000, in Sydney, women's weightlifting was included, followed, four years later, by wrestling and fencing in... Read more
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Horse and Hound
‘Sleep tight dear friend’: retired police horse dies aged 20played key roles in civic ceremonial duties, as well as working at the Royal Ba
Horse and Hound / Posted 14 hours ago
played key roles in civic ceremonial duties, as well as working at the Royal Bath and West Show, Glastonbury Festival, the London 2012 Olympics and the wedding of Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall. The 17.3hh gelding served as the... Read more
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Gazette
Pupils at Almondsbury Primary School visited by real life Forrest Gumppeople across the UK and USA after taking on a 20,000-mile running challenge A
Gazette / Posted yesterday
people across the UK and USA after taking on a 20,000-mile running challenge After being inspired to run 10km a day by the London 2012 Olympic Games, Jim set himself the challenge for 365 days, and has not missed a day since, having bumped up his... Read more
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heraldscotland
The cesspit that is world sport is still reeking of same old stenchthe FA board still declines to act. Abuse is not a uniquely British problem. T
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
the FA board still declines to act. Abuse is not a uniquely British problem. This week's news included a report that London 2012 gold-medal US gymnast McKayla Maroney was sexually abused by a former team doctor. He's in a Michigan jail... Read more
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FIFA
Idris Elba to host The Best, Kasabian to performtelevision presenter and social media star was chosen by director Danny Boyle t
FIFA / Posted 2 days ago
television presenter and social media star was chosen by director Danny Boyle to narrate the Olympic Opening Ceremony in London 2012 to a global audience of 1 billion. Lee has also presented an array of highly successful online content, including... Read more
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FIFA
Bolt: I would love to play football nowgold medals in 100 metres and 200 metres at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing,
FIFA / Posted 2 days ago
gold medals in 100 metres and 200 metres at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, followed by a hat-trick of golds at each of London 2012 and Rio 2016 (adding the 4 x 100 metres relay sprint gold at both events) the Jamaican had unprecedented success... Read more
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Marie Claire
Kate And Wills Reveal The Unexpected Skills They Want George And Charlotte To Learnaccount Kensington Palace explained: ‘Coach Core was founded by The Royal Found
Marie Claire / Posted 3 days ago
account Kensington Palace explained: ‘Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of Their Royal Highnesses. With an afternoon focused on sport and meeting... Read more
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Daily Mail
Olympian McKayla Maroney's teammates voice their supportStates poses with the gold medal after helping the United States win the Artist
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
States poses with the gold medal after helping the United States win the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Team final at the London 2012 Olympic Games In a week of hearings in late June, witnesses testified that Nassar, using his position as a team... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
London Olympics gold winner McKayla Maroney alleges doctor sexually abused herLondon 2012 Olympic gold medallist McKayla Maroney has made allegations of sexu
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
London 2012 Olympic gold medallist McKayla Maroney has made allegations of sexual assault against former USA gymnastics doctor Dr Larry Nassar. Maroney posted a lengthy and detailed account on her Twitter page, saying she felt inspired to open up... Read more
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The News and Star
London Olympics gold winner McKayla Maroney alleges doctor sexually abused herLondon 2012 Olympic gold medallist McKayla Maroney has made allegations of sexu
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
London 2012 Olympic gold medallist McKayla Maroney has made allegations of sexual assault against former USA gymnastics doctor Dr Larry Nassar. Maroney posted a lengthy and detailed account on her Twitter page, saying she felt inspired to open up... Read more
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Whitehaven News
London Olympics gold winner McKayla Maroney alleges doctor sexually abused herLondon 2012 Olympic gold medallist McKayla Maroney has made allegations of sexu
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
London 2012 Olympic gold medallist McKayla Maroney has made allegations of sexual assault against former USA gymnastics doctor Dr Larry Nassar. Maroney posted a lengthy and detailed account on her Twitter page, saying she felt inspired to open up... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
London Olympics gold winner McKayla Maroney alleges doctor sexually abused herLondon 2012 Olympic gold medallist McKayla Maroney has made allegations of sexu
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
London 2012 Olympic gold medallist McKayla Maroney has made allegations of sexual assault against former USA gymnastics doctor Dr Larry Nassar. Maroney posted a lengthy and detailed account on her Twitter page, saying she felt inspired to open up... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US gymnastics gold medalist reveals abuse by team doctorand wherever this man could find the chance, I was ‘treated,'” she said. She s
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
and wherever this man could find the chance, I was ‘treated,'” she said. She said the abuse even occurred during the London 2012 Olympics, where Maroney was a member of the “Fierce Five” US squad which won the team gold medal. “It happened... Read more
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Gazette
Pupils at Almondsbury Primary School visited by real life Forrest Gumppeople across the UK and USA after taking on a 20,000-mile running challenge A
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
people across the UK and USA after taking on a 20,000-mile running challenge After being inspired to run 10km a day by the London 2012 Olympic Games, Jim set himself the challenge for 365 days, and has not missed a day since, having bumped up his... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gymnast McKayla Maroney says team doctor sexually abused her for yearscurrently in mediation. Photo: McKayla Maroney became an internet meme sensati
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
currently in mediation. Photo: McKayla Maroney became an internet meme sensation with her disappointed expression on the London 2012 podium. (Reuters: Brian Snyder) Maroney, now 21, says the abuse began while attending a US national team... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
McKayla Maroney alleges USA Gymnastics doctor abused her at 13with her silver medal during the medal ceremony following the Artistic Gymnasti
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
with her silver medal during the medal ceremony following the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Vault final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US gymnast Maroney reveals abuse by team doctorand wherever this man could find the chance, I was 'treated,'" she said. She s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
and wherever this man could find the chance, I was 'treated,'" she said. She said the abuse even occurred during the London 2012 Olympics, where Maroney was a member of the "Fierce Five" US squad which won the team gold medal. "It happened... Read more
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birminghammail
Former Blues footballer Eni Aluko 'vindicated' after FA race rowclub to play for the ladies team in 2012.Birmingham City Ladies team-mates Kare
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
club to play for the ladies team in 2012.Birmingham City Ladies team-mates Karen Carney, Eni Aluko and Rachel Williams at London 2012 The 30-year-old spoke to the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee, while giving evidence at a... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry meet apprentices at London Stadiumon employability. Prince Harry told participants how the royal trio were inspi
Newham Recorder / Posted 4 days ago
on employability. Prince Harry told participants how the royal trio were inspired to launch Coach Core in the wake of London 2012. “At the time, William, Catherine and I were looking at the issues that we wanted to tackle together with our... Read more
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EuroNews
Snapchat signs Olympic deal with Eurosportto over 243,000 hours – double the coverage on traditional television and almos
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
to over 243,000 hours – double the coverage on traditional television and almost three times the digital offering for London 2012. The IOC’s marketing report said there were over seven billion video views of official content from broadcasters... Read more
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Reuters
Snapchat signs Olympic deal with Eurosportto over 243,000 hours – double the coverage on traditional television and almos
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
to over 243,000 hours – double the coverage on traditional television and almost three times the digital offering for London 2012. The IOC’s marketing report said there were over seven billion video views of official content from broadcasters... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Snapchat signs Olympic deal with Eurosportto over 243,000 hours – double the coverage on traditional television and almos
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
to over 243,000 hours – double the coverage on traditional television and almost three times the digital offering for London 2012. The IOC’s marketing report said there were over seven billion video views of official content from broadcasters... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Snapchat signs Olympic deal with Eurosportto over 243,000 hours – double the coverage on traditional television and almos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
to over 243,000 hours – double the coverage on traditional television and almost three times the digital offering for London 2012. The IOC's marketing report said there were over seven billion video views of official content from broadcasters... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney says she was sexually abused by team doctor for yearswith her silver medal during the medal ceremony following the Artistic Gymnasti
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
with her silver medal during the medal ceremony following the Artistic Gymnastics Women’s Vault final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on Aug. 5, 2012 in London, England. (Ronald Martinez/Getty... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Olympic champion shares her inspirational tips with young Norfolk and Suffolk hockey playersByline: Sonya Duncan Copyright: Archant 2017 She faced a huge challenge when s
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
Byline: Sonya Duncan Copyright: Archant 2017 She faced a huge challenge when she suffered a major back injury after the London 2012 Games, but fought her way back to fitness and went on to score the winning penalty in the women’s hockey final at... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Oxford Mail
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Bury Times
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Gazette
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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guardian-series
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Olympic champion shares her inspirational tips with young Norfolk and Suffolk hockey playersByline: Sonya Duncan Copyright: Archant 2017 She faced a huge challenge when s
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Byline: Sonya Duncan Copyright: Archant 2017 She faced a huge challenge when she suffered a major back injury after the London 2012 Games, but fought her way back to fitness and went on to score the winning penalty in the women’s hockey final at... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Harrow Times
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Gazette News
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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This is West Country
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Bolton News
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) October... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
West Ham try to score royal following with George and Charlotte football shirtstheir kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Founda
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
their kids to enjoy sport as well.” Coach Core was founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 & is a powerful legacy of The London 2012 Games & is close to the hearts of TRH. pic.twitter.com/cvrEtAJ4qC Before the graduation ceremony William, Kate... Read more
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The News and Star
Asha Philip confident new breed of British athletes will shine throughinspired today, and really do understand as they get older the legacy of how mu
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
inspired today, and really do understand as they get older the legacy of how much this track means to us as athletes," said Philip. "This will be here for generations and keeps the legacy of London 2012 going on, which can really make a differen... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Asha Philip confident new breed of British athletes will shine throughinspired today, and really do understand as they get older the legacy of how mu
Whitehaven News / Posted 4 days ago
inspired today, and really do understand as they get older the legacy of how much this track means to us as athletes," said Philip. "This will be here for generations and keeps the legacy of London 2012 going on, which can really make a differen... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pregnant Kate joins William and Harry at London Stadium after revealing due dateabout gymnastics, tennis and rugby.Read More Coach Core, founded by The Royal
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
about gymnastics, tennis and rugby.Read More Coach Core, founded by The Royal Foundation in 2012 is a legacy of the London 2012 Olympic Games and today marked five years since it was launched.The Duchess of Cambridge hid her baby bump with a... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Asha Philip confident new breed of British athletes will shine throughinspired today, and really do understand as they get older the legacy of how mu
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 4 days ago
inspired today, and really do understand as they get older the legacy of how much this track means to us as athletes," said Philip. "This will be here for generations and keeps the legacy of London 2012 going on, which can really make a differen... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Asha Philip confident new breed of British athletes will shine throughinspired today, and really do understand as they get older the legacy of how mu
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
inspired today, and really do understand as they get older the legacy of how much this track means to us as athletes," said Philip. "This will be here for generations and keeps the legacy of London 2012 going on, which can really make a differen... Read more
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FOX News
McKayla Maroney says she was molested by gymnastics doctorthan 125 women whom a former USA gymnastics doctor was accused of sexually assa
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
than 125 women whom a former USA gymnastics doctor was accused of sexually assaulting. Maroney, 21, who won a team gold in London 2012, named convicted sex offender Dr. Larry Nassar as her repeat abuser, saying he molested her from the age of 13... Read more
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