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 ...
Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia 6 observations from Sixers-Clippers Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia In fact, two summers ago, Paul had to be pulled away from Anderson Varejao during a pre- Olympic exhibition game between the U.S. and Brazil. 6. No worries. Thad Young shrugged off the non-existent trade rumors (see story) with a team-high 11 rebounds ... and more »
Christmas Gift Ideas 2013: Canada-Inspired Xmas Presents For Men And Women Huffington Post Canada So if you're in need of a last-minute gift idea, we have 20 Canada-inspired Christmas gifts your fellow Canucks might appreciate, like Hudson's Bay loot, good old-fashioned toboggans, and a canoe -shaped pencil case we wish we'd had when we were in ... and more »
Educators at Our Pride Academy in Kendall set high standards for their special ... - MiamiHerald.com
Educators at Our Pride Academy in Kendall set high standards for their special ... MiamiHerald.com OLYMPIC CONTENDERS. Our Pride's most extensive program revolves around sports. In addition to taking daily PE classes, students train for the Special Olympics , competing in track and field, basketball, flag football, soccer, softball and weight lifting .
Olympics Head To Athletes: 'You Do Not Want To Be Confronted' For Political ... - The New Civil Rights Movement
The New Civil Rights Movement Olympics Head To Athletes: 'You Do Not Want To Be Confronted' For Political ... The New Civil Rights Movement “As an athlete, you do not want to be confronted with any kind of political controversies at the Games,” Bach, himself a Olympic Gold Medal winning athlete. “I know from my own experience, this is key,” Bach noted. Bach won the gold for fencing in the ... and more »
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DURHAM, North Carolina, December 9. OVER the past eight years, nearly every record in swimming has fallen, most by rather large margins during the stretch of polyurethane suits in 2...
Jesse Owens' gold medal sells for $1.4 million CANOE The medal's selling price of $1,466,574 represents the highest ever paid for a piece of Olympic memorabilia, breaking the previous mark of $865,000 paid in April for a silver cup won in the first modern-day Olympic marathon in 1896. The Owens gold ... and more »
Notable Olympic Swimmers Competed In Knoxville Over Weekend The Chattanoogan Although I have covered a variety of swimming meets at the pool since it opened in 2008, this was the first time I have attended one in which so many former Olympic medalists from the United States have also competed. In fact, I briefly thought I was ...
Former Blue Jays manager Bobby Cox headed to baseball Hall of Fame CANOE At Olympic Stadium whether the manager was Dick Williams, Jim Fanning, Bill Virdon or Buck Rodgers, after the final writers would head for the elevator, go downstairs, wait for the clubhouse doors to open and enter the manager's office for wisdom and ... and more »
Andy Murray’s historic Wimbledon victory was the most talked-about subject of 2013 among British Facebook users, outshining the birth of a future King, the appointment of a new pope and the passing of an iconic Prime Minister.
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Huddersfield Examiner Olympic star an inspiration for youngsters Huddersfield Examiner And the Dewsbury youngsters are doing so after rubbing shoulders with Olympic canoe slalom champion Tim Baillie. Despite the dust having settled on the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games more than a year ago, the memories of that ... St Columb's College pupils inspired by London 2012 Olympic /Paralympic ... Derry Journal all 2 news articles »
PHOENIX, Arizona, December 9. THE December issue of Swimming World Magazine is now available for download for Total Access Subscribers!
Every year, Swimming World Magazine uses the December issu...