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New Season, Same Life

The Early Season training is about to be underway, with the team leaving for Portillo Chile and Vale Nevado in early september. Where we will be on snow and training for a strong season to try to get the edge over our international competition. 347 more words


Olympics: New cuts to Rio Paralympics

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) – Rio Paralympics organisers are to close a venue and media facilities, cut staff and shrink stadium capacities in a desperate bid to reduce costs before the Games start next month, officials said on Friday (Aug 20). 324 more words

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Five on Friday: 5 history-making Singaporeans

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SINGAPORE: Thanks to one definitive historic gold medal won in Olympic record-breaking style on Aug 13, the surge of national pride and unity across Singapore is at an all-time high. 1,074 more words

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The Olympic Games

Every summer I used to watch the Olympics while I was on holidays. August is the preferred holiday month in Spain and I would invariably be spending it in our apartment by the beach in the south west coast of Spain. 496 more words


10 Awesome Commercials to Help Get You Psyched for the 2016 Summer Olympics!

The opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics is this Friday, 5 August.

Like many others who plan watch a lot of the events, I’m going into these Olympics with a little anxiety, fear, and a bit of trepidation. 1,349 more words

Getting people up and moving

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Q. I specialise in sports medicine because…

A. Work is like play to me. My patients generally want to return to an active lifestyle after suffering injuries. 993 more words

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