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Who should win two counties' top sports award?

Worcester Observer (press release) (registration) (blog) - 31 Aug 2017
Swimming superstar Sascha Kindred CBE claimed the title last year, following a fantastic final year. The seven-time Paralympic champion topped off his international career with yet another world record in the 200 IM SM6 individual medley. After a ...
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Sascha Kindred: Paralympic swimming champion announces retirement

BBC Sport - 07 Feb 2017
National performance director Chris Furber says it has been a privilege to work with Kindred since he took up his role four years ago. "Sascha's contribution to not just Para-swimming but Paralympic sport over the last 20 years has been phenomenal and ...
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Disability Sport Can Help Combat Negative Attitudes

HuffPost UK - 21 Jul 2017
I can't really describe the feeling when I'm competing for my country - it's like nothing else. This summer, our nation's finest para-athletes have been experiencing the same unprecedented thrills as they take firm grasp of an impressive medal haul at ...
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Hereford's Sascha Kindred on retiring from swimming

Hereford Times - 08 Feb 2017
GOLDEN boy Sascha Kindred wanted to bow out at the World Championship after making his glittering Paralympic career there 23 years ago. But it will be his infamous swim at Rio where he broke the world record to claim a seventh Paralympics gold medal ...
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Paralympian Sascha Kindred a freeman of Herefordshire

BBC News - 03 Oct 2016
Paralympic champion Sascha Kindred has become the first individual to be made an honorary freeman of Herefordshire. The swimmer has won 62 medals throughout his career, a haul that includes seven Paralympic golds and 11 top medals at the World ...
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Today's sporting birthdays

Sport360° - 13 Dec 2016
Kindred's victories have not just been restricted to the Olympics. An impressive 19 medals [nine gold] at IPC World Championships, 24 medals [nine gold] at European Championships, and a gold medal at the 2006 Paralympic World Cup in Manchester have ...
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Big Interview with Paralympic gold medalist Sascha Kindred

Hereford Times - 30 Sep 2016
PARALYMPIC golden boy Sascha Kindred will be speaking to British Swimming next month to see if they think he has what it takes to compete in next year's World Championships. The 38-year-old is almost certain that Rio was his last ever Paralympics after ...
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Ten county heroes recognised in New Year Honours list

Ledbury Reporter - 05 Jan 2017
PARALYMPIC champion Sascha Kindred says he hopes he can inspire others to never give up on their dreams after being awarded a CBE. It was a hugely successful year for Sascha who, after winning gold in Rio, was made the first ever honorary freeman of ...
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Relive GB's three golds in 40 minutes

BBC Sport - 12 Sep 2016
Sascha Kindred has been an inspiration to so many on the British Paralympic team over the years, among them BBC Radio 5 Live reporter Kate Grey and she was one of the first to interview him after his gold medal and world record swim here tonight.
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Swimming golds for Sascha Kindred and Ellie Simmonds in Rio

Yahoo News UK - 13 Sep 2016
It's been another gold rush at the Aquatics Stadium for Paralympics GB on the fifth night of the competition. Sascha Kindred won his seventh gold medal and set a new world record in the men's 200m SM6 individual medley - a fitting end to what is ...
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Andy Murray & Mo Farah knighted in New Year Honours list

BBC Sport - 30 Dec 2016
British tennis champion Andy Murray and athlete Mo Farah have been knighted in the Queen's New Year Honours list. Paralympic dressage rider Lee Pearson is also knighted, while heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill and rower Katherine Grainger are made ...

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