Classification system for Paralympic track and field 'open to abuse' -
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Saturday Sports: Paralympics, Tiger Woods, March Madness

NPR - 10 Mar 2018
We have an update on the Paralympics now underway in South Korea, plus Tiger Woods and college basketball. DON GONYEA, HOST: And it's time now for sports. (SOUNDBITE OF MUSIC). GONYEA: Tiger Woods is building another comeback, and the Paralympics are ...
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Jefferson County Paralympian shares gold medal story - 24 Mar 2018
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. – He's a Paralympic gold medalist and an inspiration for anyone facing challenges in life. Billy Hanning was born and raised in Jefferson County. He just got back from PyeongChang and has an incredible story to tell. For Hanning ...
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An inclusive news organization should cover the Paralympics

Washington Post - 23 Mar 2018
More than 570 determined athletes from 49 countries trained for years to compete in the 2018 PyeongChang Paralympic Games. Two American women — Kendall Gretsch and Oksana Masters — took gold and silver in the biathlon, an impressive victory. (Masters ...
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#TeamAgitos leaves PyeongChang with great memories and medals

International Paralympic Committee - 23 Mar 2018
One of most remarkable performances in cross country was from Brazil's 15-year-old Cristian Ribera, who finished 6th in the 15km race achieving the country's best performance ever in the history of Paralympic or Olympic Winter Games. He was introduced ...
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Adicoff caps Paralympics with silver in South Korea

Idaho Mountain Express and Guide - 21 Mar 2018
Adicoff and Kesselheim were the anchor leg for the 26-minute finish. The U.S. Paralympic Nordic Skiing Team concluded the Paralympic Winter Games with 16 medals, including six gold, seven silver and three bronze. Of those 16 medals, nine were secured ...
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Bayfair Disability of Sport Festival at ASB Baypark Arena

New Zealand Herald - 23 Mar 2018
Tomorrow the ACC Paralympics New Zealand Open Day offers people with disabilities, their families and supporters the opportunity to learn more about Para sport options available and meet PyeongChang 2018 and Rio 2016 Paralympians. Gold and bronze ...
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PyeongChang2018: Winter Paralympics from a Sports Business perspective

International Paralympic Committee - 15 Mar 2018
With just three days remaining of the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games, research and consulting company Nielsen Sports have published a report explaining the economic significance the Games present for global brands. According to Pascal Schulte ...
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Struggle with Paralympic exposure in Canada nothing new - 08 Mar 2018
It's all quite impressive, and you would be forgiven if initially you had thought the scene came straight from an episode of Game of Thrones. It's part of a reinvigorated plan to boost the exposure of Canada's Paralympians competing in Pyeongchang ...

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