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NO MO!

It is reported that Mo Farah has now retired from track competitions to begin road running, objects to being asked about alleged former drug-related irregularities and no longer wants to be called Mo, opting for the more formal Mohamed. 149 more words

Sport

51 Weeks: 51 Songs From The Past: Week 25: Elbow - One Day Like This

It’s hard to believe that we’re reaching the halfway point of this feature which I started back at the beginning of this year. Click here… 338 more words

Music

QEOP10K 4th May 2017

Another race and another early start.  This was my 4th ever running race.  The March edition of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10k Series.

On Saturday 4th March I took part in the 4th race of my running career.   1,762 more words

My Place or Yours: The Branding of Places and Spaces // CTS2

In this session we considered the socio-economic-political agenda of national and city branding. we looked into things such as the London and Rio Olympics and the social issues it arose. 320 more words

A Silver Lining

As published in InTouch Magazine (IRUPA), November edition.

Annalise Murphy didn’t know whether to laugh or cry after banishing the pain of missing out on a medal at London 2012 by claiming silver in the final race of the women’s Laser Radial in Rio last August. 736 more words

Being here is what it's all about...

The Paralympic Games is also about transforming our perception of the world. We are all different, there is no such thing as a standard or run-of-the-mill human being, but we share the same human spirit.

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Rio 2016