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10.21s - Ashton Eaton is officially the fastest allrounder

Still only 26 years old and already World Champion, Olympic Champion and Decathlon World Record Holder. Ashton Eaton is the fastest ever Decathlete with a time of 10.21s (also holds the record for long jump 8.23m) and looks set to continue to dominate the sport for years to come. 19 more words


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The Alex Green interview transcript

Last month I podcast-interviewed Alexandra Green, the young Australian Para-cyclist who won a bronze medal at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, and who has never come home from a Track World Cup without a medal.  3,664 more words

Women's Cycling

Ali Jawad; Paralympic controversey haunts Powerlifter, but the future looks bright

It hasn’t been easy for Ali Jawad. The powerlifting Crohn’s sufferer was almost made to miss the 2008 Beijing Paralympics after being taken ill on the eve of the competition, only to be force-fed a London 2012 fourth place that still loiters and lingers in the head of the world record-holder. 459 more words

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SOTM: Adaptive Mountain Biking

All photos courtesy of Rough Riderz

All photos courtesy of Rough Riderz

Adaptive Mountain Biking; a form of disabled sport that is not for the faint hearted. 295 more words

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Opinion: 5 Logo Disasters

Photo credit: mighuera on Flickr.

Most of the time on Retail Radar, we show the best of the design and copy disciplines. Today, however, we’ve gone into the realms of Bad Design – and with a line-up that includes London 2012, Hershey’s and airbnb, it appears that no company is safe from scrutiny. 423 more words

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Federer Fulfils His Dream. Will he Revisit His Vision?

Switzerland have won their first ever Davis Cup and it is a fitting win for one of their great sporting ambassadors, Roger Federer.

There is no doubt that this will be a victory that Federer will savour. 342 more words