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Creepy Crawlies

What follows is the column assignment that I was tasked with writing for my Print Journalism course…I hope you enjoy this social commentary from The Blonde Cynic ! 823 more words


Youth Olympic ambassador Chad le Clos reflects on beating Michael Phelps (video)

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A total of 23 athletes at the first Youth Olympics in Singapore in 2010 went on win Olympic medals in 2012. Perhaps the most memorable was South African swimmer  219 more words


Yao Ming Named Ambassador for 2014 Youth Olympic Games

Yao Ming (Photo by Eric Gay/Pool/Getty Images)

Click here for the schedule of the Youth Olympic Games on Universal Sports.

The Chinese basketball legend will share his advice and experience of international competition with the next generation of young athletes, while inspiring young people around the world to get active and embrace the Olympic values. 276 more words


It went Swimmingly, thanks...

The Weesgerus (Be Relaxed in Afrikaans) Resort is just outside our town on the way to Vaalwater.

It is still winter here for another month. But I really, really needed some exercise after nearly 3 weeks of resting following my operation. 776 more words

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