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Steeplechase gold medalist among latest 2012 Olympic doping positives

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Yulia Zaripova, the Russian gold medalist in the women’s 3000m steeplechase at the 2012 London Olympics, was among 12 more athletes sanctioned Monday… 444 more words


Broadcast Portfolio

During my time at University, I used Adobe Premiere Pro alone and as a group to put together short videos, news bulletins and documentaries. Here they are: 223 more words


Olympic Challenge #2: Taekwondo @ UKTC Darlington

If you logged in expecting me to be kicking people in the head and punching them in the chest (or more likely, hoping that  647 more words


Song and Dance

Songs have led armies into battle, inspired revolutions, and raised the spirits of a nation.  In the London 2012 Olympics the Individual Gold medal in dressage was going to be a closely fought battle.  409 more words

Horse Shows

Three more weightlifters stripped of Olympic gold medals

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Three female weightlifters from Kazakhstan have been stripped of gold medals from the 2012 London Olympics after failing retests of their doping samples. 456 more words


Olympic ninja: elite Calgary athlete heads onto a field of fun

After more than a decade representing Canada on the world stage, a Calgary athlete is now tackling a much different challenge.

Two-time Olympian Jessica Zelinka… 160 more words


Olympic Procession, Trafalgar Square, 18/10/2016

Trafalgar Square became host for the London event celebrating the success of Paralympians and Olympians of the 2016 games in Rio. Manchester had hosted a similar event just the day before, and many athletes made the long journey overnight to get to London to reminisce all over again. 311 more words