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S7, SB6, SM7 are disability swimming classificati...

wikipedia - 14 Sep 2016
S7, SB6, SM7 are disability swimming classifications used for categorizing swimmers based on their level of disability. Swimmers in this class have use of their arms and trunk. They have limited leg function or are missing a leg or parts of both legs. This class includes a number of different disabilities including people with amputations and cerebral palsy. The classification is governed by the International Paralympic Committee, and competes at the Paralympic Games.
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Nano-kirigami with giant optical chirality

Science Advances - 06 Jul 2018
Moreover, from the viewpoint of topological classification, these methods belong to the elementary tree–type (open-loop) multibody system (22), in which the relative motions within each neighboring object are independent. ...
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The Chinese import ban and its impact on global plastic waste trade

Science Advances - 20 Jun 2018
Twenty-eight years of data (1988–2016) were compiled from the United Nations (UN) Comtrade Database on the imports and exports of the category “plastic waste, parings, and scrap” for four polymer classifications: polyethylene (PE), polyvinyl chloride ...
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England's Eleanor Robinson Wins S7 50 Fly Commonwealth Title

Swimming World Magazine - 05 Apr 2018
England's Eleanor Robinson, won won Paralympic gold in the S6 50 fly in Rio, took Commonwealth gold in the event while swimming up a classification. She won the race by almost two seconds and touched in 35.72, just off the S6 world record of 35.48.
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Trischa Zorn on the State of Paralympic Swimming

SwimSwam - 26 Nov 2017
Foremost, Zorn thinks that World Para Swimming (WPS) should reduce the subjectivity of the classification process and standardize classification for any given impairment. Additionally, she stressed the importance of athlete education both around policy ...
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S7 Group Agrees To Launch SSJ75 with LOI for up to 100 Jets

Aviation International News - 27 Apr 2018
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC) on Thursday signed a letter of intent (LOI) with the S7 Group calling for delivery of up to 100 of the recently revealed shortened derivative of the Superjet 100 called the SSJ75. While meeting at Turkey's Eurasia ...
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Para Classification Chaos: New System Only Renews Past Woes

SwimSwam - 02 Jun 2018
In late 2017, World Para Swimming announced that it would implement a new classification process, effective January 1, 2018 – all athletes are required to undergo a new classification test in 2018 (with the exception of a few special cases, which can ...
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BOYS SWIMMING: Raiders continue winning ways in NLC

Goshen News - 28 Jan 2018
Not to be overlooked in the all the excitement about the 20th straight NLC title was another American Paralympic record in the S7 classification in the 100 backstroke by senior Caleb Cripe. He placed 14th in the event in a time of 1:08.96, breaking the ...
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4-Time World Champion Tully Kearney Moved from S9 to S7 Class

SwimSwam - 08 May 2017
European Record holder and 4-time World Champion Tully Kearney has been reclassified to the S7/SB6/SM7 classes. Kearney underwent a classification review at the recent Para-Swimming World Series meet in Sheffield. Her exceptions are now listed as A, ...
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Bendigo East swimmers make a splash on national stage

Bendigo Advertiser - 01 May 2018
Her time of 1:53.29 in the 100m butterfly was a national record for S7 classification. Pizzo also finished sixth in the 50m backstroke in 48.27, fifth in the 100m backstroke in 1.43.24, seventh in the 100m freestyle in 1:28.99 and 10th in the 50m ...
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Historic 9 medals in one day for SA

CapeTown ETC - 09 Apr 2018
21-year-old Christian Sadie from Pretoria took silver in the S7 men's 50m freestyle. S7 is a classification for swimmers who have limited use of their legs. “I'm very happy to have won the silver,” Sadie told Team SA. “The race didn't go as planned ...
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Shelby Newkirk Sets S7 100 Back WR at Para Swimming Canadian Open

SwimSwam - 04 Oct 2017
Note that in para swimming, the objectively fastest swim does not always win the race — times are plugged into a formula that accounts for a given swimmer's classification, aiming to level the playing field. Swimmers are awarded points based on the ...
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Gold Coast 2018: Pascoe and Rivard renew rivalry

International Paralympic Committee - 04 Apr 2018
Kane captured six medals in Rio on her Paralympic debut, and will be one to watch in the women's 50m butterfly S7 which kicks off the competition on Thursday (5 April). She will also contest the 50m freestyle S8, having taken bronze in both events at ...

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