'Like a whole new family': Special Olympics athletes find joy and pride in annual summer games
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More than 5,000 Special Olympics athletes from across Oklahoma amassed on the OSU campus for the festivities, which began Wednesday and will wrap up Friday.Photo gallery: Participants compete in Oklahoma's
Christian Coleman beaten, Tori Bowie injured at Pre Classic
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Watch the men?s and women?s 100m races that with surprise winners.
Look Out World - Gilson Snowboard & Ski Products May Hit China's Winter Olympics
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LEWISBURG -- China is pushing to swell their winter sports business to a $145 billion market for the 2022 Winter Olympics ? and Gilson Snowboard & Ski Co. is looking
How Hockey's Miracle On Ice And Some Pretzels Helped Me Buy The Worst Car I Ever Owned
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VideoI remember it clearly to this day. Our hockey coaches walked into the locker room and told my pee wee hockey team --
Swopes going to Junior Olympics in karate
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Nine-year-old Jacey Swopes of El Dorado Springs has qualified to compete in the Amateur Athletics Union Junior Olympics in the sport of karate.
Special Olympics Bahamas Track and Field Championships set for this weekend
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Special Olympics Bahamas is set to host its annual track and field championships this Saturday at the original Thomas A. Robinson stadium. Athletes from five islands including New Providence, Abaco…
Sneakernomics: How
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If you know me, you know that for some time I’ve been placing a lot of emphasis on the “social fitness” phenomenon and the profound impact it’s having on the sports industry. From CrossFit to The Color Run, fitness has shifted from a private activity at the gym to a [...]
Day 16: Men?s basketball, men?s marathon, Closing Ceremonies
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The U.S. men's basketball team goes for gold against Spain on the final day of the London Olympics. The Games officially end with the Closing Ceremonies.
Caster Semenya wins 800 meters at Prefontaine Classic in world's best time this year
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South Africa's Caster Semenya set a meet record in the 800 meters at the Prefontaine Classic on Saturday while controversy swirls about a rule that could limit her from competing at the distance.
Competition, celebration blend at Special Olympics Unified NJAC track and field Championships
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More than 90 athletes and partners from seven NJAC schools came together to highlight inclusion, participation
Amidst devastation at home, Pahoa athletes find joy at Special Olympics
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The Special Olympics is an event that allows participants from all over the state to celebrate and support one another.
East graduate Houlihan takes world lead in 1500 meter run
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Sioux City East graduate Shelby Houlihan made a name for herself on the track, competing in the 2016 Summer Olympics. Houlihan is still among the best distance runners in the world, and Saturday sh...
Salisbury Police Department hold 2nd annual 'Cops on Roof Tops' event for Special Olympics
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You may have seen some familiar faces on top of Salisbury's Chick Fil- A's roof this Saturday morning. The Salisbury Police Department spent their day raising money for the Maryland Torch Run for the Special Olympics by selling hats and t-shirts from the ground, while other officers stood on the roof to catch attention. Law Enforcement officers representing all of Wicomico County will be on the...
FEATURE-Olympics-Sporting events put Japan businesses in the mood...
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As Japan gears up to host the Rugby World Cup and Olympic Games in consecutive years, many businesses are seizing on the opportunity to capitalise on the influx of tourists, media and athletes for both big events.