Gyms pumped for weightlifting showdown Illawarra Mercury The sport of Olympic -style weightlifting has long been seen as a niche activity but the explosion of the CrossFit phenomenon has brought the activity into the fitness mainstream. Organiser Jason Chin admits he wasn't expecting the number of lifters ...
Nottingham leisure centre prices to rise from next year Nottingham Post Increases include increases to health and fitness packages, swimming schools, hiring football pitches as well as individual access to swimming pools, badminton courts and gyms. It also include a rise in some library costs including making ... One of ...
Malaysia have head start at SEA Games The Star Online Besides wushu, the other gold medals are targeted from diving (seven); athletics, karate (five each); swimming, pencak silat, sailing (three each); archery, shooting, hockey (two each); and body building, cycling, golf, football and badminton (one each ... and more »
Winter Workout Tips That'll Keep You Motivated Through The New Year Huffington Post Corin Safe, an Olympic weight lifting coach who works at a CrossFit gym in Chicago, grew up in Minnesota and is no stranger to extreme weather. During the winter, Safe goes snow-shoeing, sledding and ice skating with friends -- all the activities that ... and more »
Valentine’s Day next year and it will be three decades since Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean graced the ice of Sarajevo with passion, poise and panache to become the highest-scoring ice dancers in Winter Olympic history.
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Australian Sailing Team kicks off Rio Olympics 2016 Campaign Sail World The event took place on the back of a successful ISAF Sailing World Cup in Melbourne over the week-end, which saw Australian Sailing Team (AST) crews five times on top of the Olympic classes medal podium. In addition, Australian Sailing Team and Squad ...
Times of India Saina, Xuerui in same group at Super Series Finals Times of India KUALA LUMPUR: Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal has been clubbed with Olympic champion Li Xuerui of China in the same group after the BWF Super Series Finals draws were announced at the Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium on Tuesday. Japan's ... Saina Nehwal raring to go in World Super Series Finals NDTV Worked hard and prepared well: Saina Business Standard Saina Nehwal, Li Xuerui in same group at Super Series Finals Jagran Post all 17 news articles »
NDTV Saina Nehwal raring to go in World Super Series Finals NDTV Saina Nehwal has been clubbed with Olympic champion Li Xuerui of China, Japan's Minatsu Mitani and Yeon Ju Bae of South Korea in the same group. NDTVSports | Last updated on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 17:59 Print font size - +. Tweet. Indian badminton ... Worked hard and prepared well: Saina Business Standard Saina Nehwal, Li Xuerui in same group at Super Series Finals Jagran Post Saina, Xuerui in same group at Super Series Finals Vancouver Desi all 9 news articles »
Olympic target for cross country still the aim say IAAF after top-level summit ... - Insidethegames.biz
Olympic target for cross country still the aim say IAAF after top-level summit ... Insidethegames.biz December 9 - Getting cross country back into the Olympics to help raise its profile remains a key objective of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) they claimed following a special summit chaired by Sebastian Coe in Belgrade today. and more »
Saina, Xuerui in same group at Super Series Finals Zee News Kuala Lumpur: Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal has been clubbed with Olympic champion Li Xuerui of China in the same group after the BWF Super Series Finals draws were announced at the Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium here Tuesday. Japan`s ... and more »
South Africans fans watching on SuperSport 7 back home were stunned after the SA U21 men’s team dominated their crucial Pool D match against New Zealand at the Junior World Cup in Delhi Monday, yet ended up on the wrong side of a 1-0 scoreline.
ATPWorldTour.com takes a look at the 2013 season by the numbers. In part one we look at the leaders in singles titles on the ATP World Tour - overall, by age, nationality, and other categories.
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Chong Wei laments no warm-up hall at Finals venue The Star Online The Finals which start on Wednesday are being played at the much smaller Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium (KLBA) in Cheras. The stadium however does not have a warm-up hall unlike the Putra Stadium in Bukit Jalil which usually hosts the Malaysian ...
Times of Oman Badminton : Lee is hot favourite in Superseries Final GlobalPost The top contenders in a tough-to-call mixed doubles competitions will be China's reigning Olympic champs Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei, and world champions Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir of Indonesia. Zhang and Zhao have won six Superseries ... Chong Wei laments no warm-up hall at Finals venue The Star Online Lee is hot favourite in Superseries Final The Sun Daily all 6 news articles »
Great Britain will be eligible to send an additional figure skater to compete at next year's Winter Olympics after qualifying for the new-look team event in Sochi.
The International Skating Union have announced the ten nations that will take part in the competition, which starts the day before the opening ceremony on February 6.
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Gay Star News Olympic athletes to be warned against protest Radio New Zealand The International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach says athletes will be reminded of Rule 50 of the Olympic Charter which bans any demonstration or political, religious or racial propaganda at any Olympic sites. The warning has prompted ... Athletes warned against protesting anti-gay laws in Sochi Gay Star News all 30 news articles »
The Local Agenda: Olympic venue agreement closer to reality Gainesville Times The venue was host to rowing and paddling events in the 1996 Summer Games and now houses the Lake Lanier Rowing Club and Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club. The foundation is a nonprofit that helped bring the Olympic events to the area and works to ...